By The punch At least N136.5bn has been spent on Hajj in 2017 by state governments and individuals despite the current recession in the country, Saturday PUNCH investigation has revealed.
Month: September 2017
A Nigerian man and his Thai wife have reportedly been arrested by Phuket Police for allegedly robbing and shooting a Russian woman in Muang Phuket district in Thailand. The couple has also been accused of other theft cases in the… Read More ›
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has vowed that Nigeria will burn if the Government of President Muhammadu Buhari goes ahead to re-arrest him.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams gave birth to a baby girl on Friday, US media reported, prompting an outpouring of delight from fellow professionals, celebrities and fans of the sporting icon.
Next time you better watch where you eat. A man, name withheld, has been arrested in Yenagoa by members of the Bayelsa state Vigilante Network, led by Godwin Avidi, for allegedly cooking and preparing vultures and selling them as chicken… Read More ›
Tennis legend, Serena Williams and fiancé, Alexis Ohanian on Friday welcomed their first baby. And it’s a girl.
Chelsea ace Victor Moses and Chinese-based Odion Ighalo starred as Nigeria trounced Cameroon 4-0 on Friday to take a big step towards qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.
A 93-year-old widow from the United States has donated $22 million to the zoo in Cologne, Germany, saying she wanted to give back to the city where she and her husband met during World War II, German media reported Friday.
The Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Ministries has reported how armed men, who came to rob their church in Ondo, were crippled by the Holy Ghost.
Kenya’s Supreme Court on Friday declared the results of last month’s presidential poll “invalid, null and void” and ordered the election be re-run within 60 days.
The first picture has emerged of the Texas devoted super mother, who sacrificed her own life to save her three-year-old daughter in raging floodwaters.
Premier League champions Chelsea completed a challenging transfer window on Friday by bringing in England midfielder Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City and Italy right-back Davide Zappacosta from Torino.