A doctor who spent time treating Ebola patients in West Africa died from the virus Monday. The death of Dr. Martin Salia, who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, marks the second time Ebola has claimed a victim in the United States.
Salia died at
Political pundits opine that members of the public have, over the years, been inundated with stereotyped electioneering involving hooliganism and warped or archaic views on political matters.
They note that, as the maxim goes that change
The short exchange was excruciatingly awkward. Bill Cosby, veteran comedian and one of the biggest American television stars of the 1980s, was being interviewed on Weekend Edition Saturday on radio station NPR when host Scott Simon turned to
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has accused some politicians in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in the state of importing mercenaries to register in their wards to boost their numbers for the forthcoming elections in the state.
The naira, which has been under pressure in the last few weeks, on Monday crashed against the dollar to N173.20 at the interbank market, causing panic in the financial sector.
There are also indications that this has prompted the Central Bank of
A suspected car snatcher, Alhaji Kabiru Akorede, who was arrested by the Lagos State Police Command, has said he could not count the number of stolen vehicles he sold to people.
PUNCH Metro learnt that 42-year-old Akorede, who hails from
Africa Cup of Nations qualification seeking Super Eagles had their first feel of the main-bowl of the Akwa Ibom International Stadium yesterday evening ahead of the clash with South Africa’s Bafana Bafana with a huge crowd turning up to cheer
The Senate on Tuesday abruptly adjourned plenary till Wednesday (today) following a sharp disagreement by its members over President Goodluck Jonathan’s fresh request to extend emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, on Tuesday bowed to pressure and opted out of the race for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress.
The Speaker made his decision public in a statement he signed and made