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Nigeria to establish weapons factory, says President Buhari

Nigeria is going to establish a domestic weapons factory in an effort to cut its dependence on imported arms, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. The defence ministry had been told to develop plans for a “modest military industrial complex,” the president, who came to power in May, said Nigeria has been battling the militant Islamist […]

NNPC: Kachikwu redeploys GGM crude oil marketing

  Group Managing Director, NNPC, Dr. Emmanuel Kachikwu ADVERTISEMENT   The restructuring at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation continued on Friday as the oil firm’s new Group Managing Director, Dr. Emmanuel Kachikwu, redeployed the Group General Manager, Crude Oil Marketing Division, Mr. Gbenga Komolafe. Komolafe, according to the NNPC, is to now serve as the […]

Buhari, Obasanjo meet in Aso Villa

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday evening visited President Muhammadu Buhari inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The two leaders met for a few minutes behind closed-doors inside the official residence of the President. Obasanjo, decked in blue Agbada and a cap to match, arrived at the premises after the day’s work when the President had […]

US yet to give Buhari oil thieves’ list

  President Muhammadu Buhari ADVERTISEMENT   The United States has yet to give the list of oil thieves to President Muhammadu Buhari, findings by our correspondents have shown. Saturday PUNCH learnt on Friday that during Buhari’s visit to Washington in July, 2015, the United States did not give any list. Sources at the US embassy […]

Military mounts manhunt for soldiers’ killers in Bayelsa

ADVERTISEMENT     The authorities of the Nigerian military have vowed to track down a group of gunmen who killed five security personnel at Nembe Jetty, Bayelsa State, on Friday.   The murdered security operatives comprised four soldiers and a policeman, with another policeman said to be missing. ADVERTISEMENT     The Acting Spokesman for […]

Why I ‘raped’ my friend’s teenage daughter – UNILAG lecturer, Dr. Akin Baruwa

  Dr. Akin Baruwa ADVERTISEMENT   For nine days, Shola (not real name) was in pain. The abdominal pain she endured felt as if a knife got stuck in her, she told Saturday PUNCH. She was scared but she had no choice but to endure the pain since she couldn’t imagine telling her parents the […]

Police arraign lecturer for raping 18-year-old admission seeker

Police arraign lecturer, Afeez Baruwa, for raping 18-year-old admission seeker : Olaleye Aluko lecturer advertisement   .       TOP HEADLINES       The police on Thursday arraigned a part-time lecturer, Afeez Baruwa, for allegedly raping an 18-year-old admission seeker. PUNCH Metro had reported on Thursday that Baruwa took the victim, who was seeking […]

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