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ANC Youth League leader Collen Maine’s real nemesis is inside his own party, writes Don Makatile.
Eight people were arrested and drugs valued at millions of rands were confiscated in three separate incidents in the Western Cape.
The US consul-general in Turkey has called on US citizens in Istanbul to steer clear of crowded public places and locations popular with tourists due to an imminent threat of attacks on
A line of seasonal flu vaccines will be launched at the first Russian vaccine production plant in Nicaragua
Russia is interested in a stable and prosperous Europe, Igor Ivanov said
This year the Curiosity rover supposedly discovered traces of life on Mars, but a study claims NASA may have had evidence of life in the Martian soil as early as 1976.
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A 46 year old taxi operator with addresses in East Street, Cummingsburg and Bartica respectively and who was under the police radar for a while, was last evening arrested with over thirty pounds of c
The UK is still training the Saudi Air Force despite growing evidence of the Saudi-led coalition’s crimes against civilians in Yemen, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon admitted, replying
The envoy said the Ukrainian Armed Forces are deliberately fanning tensions at the contact line
Patriarch Kirill will celebrate his 70th birthday on November 20
Samuel Awoyinfa The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnapper, Odele Tosin, for allegedly masterminding the kidnap of a 12-year-old girl, Eniola Oyekanmi, in the Ketu area of Lagos.
Tunde Odesola, Toluwani Eniola and Tobi Aworinde The prolonged cold war between President Muhammadu Buhari and his erstwhile close political associate and South-West political strongman, Asiwaju Bola
Chukwudi Akasike About 2,000 cult members on Saturday embraced the amnesty declared by the Rivers State Government. The cult members, who were involved in kidnappings, killings and armed robberies in
Simon Utebor Emotions ran wild on Saturday at Ebebelibiri Cemetery, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, as family members and sympathisers gathered to bury the remains of Master Innocent Kokorifa, a 17-year-old b
The ground military operation to liberate Mosul in the Nineveh Governorate started in the morning of October 17
Success Nwogu A postgraduate student of Arabic at the University of Ilorin, AbdulHafeez Adedimeji, died on Saturday, the day he was to receive his doctorate at a convocation. Sources told our correspo
"We expect that other oil-producing states will back up this approach and undertake similar steps," Ilham Aliyev said
Armstrong Bakam No fewer than six people were said to have died, while many others sustained varying degrees of injuries, in a fatal motor accident on Thursday. SUNDAY PUNCH learnt that the accident,
Olufemi Atoyebi Two factions of the Accord Party on Saturday held separate congresses in Ibadan to choose the Oyo State executives of the party. National leader of the party, Rashidi Ladoja, attended
John Ameh Economic recession and alleged poor release of funds have delayed the distribution of office equipment to the 360 members of the House of Representatives, findings by SUNDAY PUNCH have show
A manhunt is under way in Haiti after a massive prison break in the north of the country that left a guard and at least one prisoner dead. Some escaped prisoners also got hold of firear
Ovie Okpare One of the militant groups in the Niger Delta region, Greenland Justice Mandate, has warned Shell and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation not to reopen the Trans Forcados pipeline
Alexander Okere Five persons including a musician were arrested on Saturday by palace authorities for holding a burial ceremony during the coronation of the Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolopko
The main intrigue of the second round of election is whether conservatives or greens will gain an upper hand
Umar Muhammed The Nasarawa State Government received a total of N268,762,182,507.27 as its share of allocations from the Federal Government between June 2011 and March 2016, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. I
"Participation in such representative organizations as IPU and BRICS forum are extremely important and serve as evidence that Russia is not in isolation," a Russian MP said
Peter Dada The All Progressives Congress in Ondo State has called on the police and the Department of State Services to thoroughly investigate the activities of the Independent National Electoral Comm
Femi Makinde The Commissioner of Police in Osun State, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, has said the police has not closed investigation into the case of two final-year students of the Osun State University who ha
Samuel Awoyinfa The Ogun State governorship candidate of the Unity Party of Nigeria, Rotimi Paseda, and the state Chairman of the Labour Party, Olaposi Oginni, have called on the National Assembly to
Stanley Opara The value of banking stocks quoted on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange depreciated by N3.123bn in just one week, a data compiled by our correspondent has shown. As of the end of
Friday Olokor Presiding Pastor of Latter Rain Assembly, Dr. Tunde Bakare, has advocated that the country should return to true federalism to ensure devolution of powers to the component units and ensu
Kaine Agary Last week, snippets from a BBC interview with Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of the President of Nigeria, were unleashed on the blogosphere. While I and many other Nigerians were still trying to
Bukola Bakare Radio presenter, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, shares fond memories of her trip to Miami, USA When did you visit Miami? I have visited Miami, on two different occasions. I travelled there in