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Analysts: Humanitarian pause in Aleppo should continue, but war on terror must go on

All loopholes for bringing weapons and ammunition to militants inside Aleppo must be plugged, the analysts have stated
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The authorities interpreted as a violation of the law the laying of flowers at the memorial plaque commemorating the anniversary of the forceful resettlement by Stalin of Crimean Tatars to Siberia and
John Ameh, Leke Baiyewu and Peter Dada Senators, members of the House of Representatives and the state Houses of Assembly have devised various means to keep safe and protect themselves in the wake of
Life of birds at Vtá?í ostrov is possible to watch via webcam.
Jesusegun Alagbe The United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria on Friday said it had granted N2.9m to 50 women caregivers to support children orphaned by victims of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acqu
Adelani Adepegba,Abuja The European Union has said that education of women could end or reduce drastically the burden of poverty in the country. The EU Head of Politics, Press and Information Section,
Second day of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will start today in Baku
A male rape survivor says more needs to be done to create awareness about what victims from the LGBTI community endure when reporting crimes to police.
Olaleye Aluko, Abuja A Second Republic lawmaker and Northern elder statesman, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has warned that the arrest of Arewa youths over the quit notice to Igbo would lead to crisis in the r
Friday Olokor, Jos Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Friday faulted claims by the Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Yusuf Abubakar Yusuf, that over 50 Fulani herdsmen a
…as six policemen guard school compound Kunle Falayi Two days after a PUNCH report broke the news of a threat letter sent to the Lagos State Model College, Kankon, Badagry, by some suspected kidnapper
Qatar says the list of 13 demands put forward by the Gulf nations and Egypt as a precondition for the resumption of diplomatic ties and much needed economic relief is neither “reasonabl
Putin will be familiarized with the results of overhaul of the camp's staff facilities and will have a tour of the construction site of Solnechny Camp, the Kremlin press service said
…millions risk displacement, loss of properties Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja Millions of citizens in different parts of Nigeria are going to be displaced this season, as varying degrees of flooding will af
Massive search efforts are underway in China’s Sichuan Province after a landslide destroyed dozens of houses, reportedly burying at least 100 people underneath the rubble. Read Full Art
I have acted the part of a deaf and dumb for almost two decades. I started the character in checkmate  and continued it in Fuji House of Commotion and because of that, people think that I am actually
The first thing I do once I wake up is to pray to God, then I make sure I check on my family after that. I do some light exercise before I think of checking my phones to read messages and attend to th
When was the first time you performed in public?  The first time I performed in public was at my nephew’s birthday party and that was in 2000. It was a good way of testing my music and observing the c
Jesusegun Alagbe The Akwa Ibom State Government has concluded plans to partner with the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development on the establishment of 31 skill development centres in
Eric Dumo The Edo State Government has announced that it will put in place a system that will help identify and track northerners living within the city. Governor Godwin Obaseki was quoted by The Cabl
Jesusegun Alagbe A former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Prof. Peter Okebukola, said the country’s 153 universities were not socially relevant due to inadequate funding.
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee has withdrawn the Senior Advocate of Nigeria rank from a lawyer, Mr. Beluolisa Nwofor, who represented the Ali Modu Sheriff faction o
 Gbenro Adeoye A cooking oil brand, Power Oil, has advised Nigerians to exercise regularly as a way to keep their hearts beating and healthy. Speaking at the launch of the third edition of its fitness
…as six policemen guard school compound Kunle Falayi Two days after a PUNCH report broke the news of a threat letter sent to the Lagos State Model College, Kankon, Badagry, by some suspected kidnapper
Ifeanyi Onuba,Abuja The Federal Government is targeting to raise additional revenue of $1bn through a new tax awareness scheme known as Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme. The new tax initi
Oladimeji Ramon Journalists were on Friday ordered out of the courtroom during hearing in a suit filed against the Lagos State Government and five others by the Incorporated Trustees, Association of W
"At this moment, we've registered two violations of the ceasefire provisions, two of them at the Mariupol section," the source sad. "Small arms were used there."
Olusola Fabiyi and Ade Adesomoju Senator Dino Melaye on Friday sued the Independent National Electoral Commission, seeking an order restraining the electoral body from conducting any referendum aimed
A former Balch Springs officer who was charged with the murder of Jordan Edwards, 15, has now been charged with two counts of aggravated assault for pointing a gun at a woman after a mi
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission says it has frozen the bank accounts of some members of High Chief Gbadamosi Eletu family and two lawyer
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Controller, Oyo/Osun Area Command, Nigeria Customs Service, Udo-Aka Emmanuel, has said that 15 vehicles were impounded from smugglers in Saki, Oyo State, with duty payable
Turkey is set to drop the “controversial” theory of evolution from the high school curriculum to better reflect local and national values, making it the second predominantly Muslim coun
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris,   has ordered a tight security across the country ahead of the 2017 Eid-el-Fitri celebration. To this end, he has directed zonal
Ade Adesomoju The Supreme Court on Friday sacked the Senator representing Taraba North Senatorial District, Garba Umar, and the lawmaker representing Vandeikya/Konshisha Federal Constituency in the Ho
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday dismissed a suit seeking the removal of Mr. Aminu Tambuwal as governor of Sokoto State. Justice Gabriel Kolawole held in his judgme

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