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The public can bid farewell to the first Slovak president on October 12.
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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
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
Idowu Ajanaku “This is my first trip to sub-Saharan Africa. Meeting with developers and entrepreneurs has assisted me in learning about the startup ecosystem in Nigeria. The energy here is amazing and
Okechukwu Nnodim There may be a fresh increase of over 200 per cent in electricity tariff being paid by residential consumers if a proposal by power distribution companies to raise the average energy
Sonala Olumhense Few articles in print can be as troubling as “The Spiritual Side of Aso Villa,” published by former Nigeria presidential adviser Reuben Abati on October 14. Mr. Abati’s account portra
A public health physician, Dr. Omolara Adetukasi, tells ARUKAINO UMUKORO about her experiences during pregnancy and birth of her baby When were you delivered of your baby? It was on March 18. My baby
Clifford Enosoregbe reached the quarterfinals of the 16th Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis, which ended on Saturday. He tells ’TANA AIYEJINA about his exploits at the event, challenges of the country’s ten
The excitement of non-oil exporters over the Central Bank of Nigeria’s June policy, which liberalised  the foreign exchange market and gave them unfettered access to their proceeds, was short-lived wh
Helina Gbadegesin Furniture maker, Olabisi Ola, talks about her foray into carpentry What are your qualifications? I have a bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Labour Relations, from the Olabisi Onaba
Celebrated actor, director, producer and film-maker, Zack Orji, talks about his experiences as a father with GBENGA ADENIJI How would you describe fatherhood? I would describe fatherhood as being a fa
Herbal slimming expert, Quincy Olasumbo Ayodele, has been married to her husband, John Oladipo, an engineer for almost 34 years. The couple share their love story with Bukola Bakare How did you meet?
Bukola Bakare Actress, producer and author, Lilian Amah-Aluko, talks about her career and current projects What have you been up to? I have been working and the last job I did was the Africa Magic ser
Educationist and Director, MTN Foundation, 80-year-old Dennis Okoro tells ARUKAINO UMUKORO about his life Can you tell us about your childhood? I was born in Ebu, Owerri, Imo State, on March 31, 1936.
Aishat Raufu, 24, is the founder of Aeesha Collections. She speaks about her shoemaking business and the expansion plan in this interview with IFE OGUNFUWA Tell us a bit about your background? I am fr
A representative of German Academic Exchange Service and lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Jacob Maché, tells BAYO AKINLOYE about the things he loves about Nigeria Why d
Youth leaders from 19 ethnic nationalities in the Niger Delta region have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to involve them in the ongoing moves to dialogue with leaders of the region. The youth leader
Bukola Bakare Most hotels have staff that are willing to accommodate even the most finicky guest. Travellers need these hotel tips for them to make great guests Make your reservations in advance Waiti
Zhou Pingjian “Investors from all over the world are falling over themselves to come and do business in Nigeria”, said President Muhammadu Buhari in his recent National Day address to Nigerians. I kno

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