• Sat. Jul 31st, 2021

EFCC detains, interrogates Saraki over misappropriation of funds

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is presently quizzing a former president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, over alleged misappropriation of public funds and money laundering. Saraki, who arrived at…

Chinese pop star Kris Wu detained over alleged rape

Chinese-Canadian pop idol Kris Wu has been detained on suspicion of rape, Beijing police said Saturday. Wu was accused last week by 19-year-old student Du Meizhu of date-raping her when…

UK PM’s wife expecting second child

In this file photo taken on July 07, 2021 UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson (L) and his spouse Carrie (R) celebrate the win during the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-final football…

Tinubu out of Nigeria, not hospitalised –Aide

All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, is currently out of Nigeria but not hospitalised, his Media Adviser, Tunde Rahman, has said. Online reports (not by The PUNCH) had claimed that…

Big Daddy Naija’ to celebrate veterans –Yemi Solade

As the attention of many is focused on the ongoing reality show, Big Brother Naija, veteran actor, Yemi Solade, has said that there should be another version called ‘Big Daddy…

No Olympic medal as Djokovic loses first, then withdraws

World number one Novak Djokovic leaves the Tokyo Olympics empty-handed as he lost the singles bronze medal match to Pablo Carreno Busta on Saturday. The Serb then went on to…

Bencic becomes first Swiss woman to win Olympic title

Belinda Bencic became the first Swiss woman to win the Olympic singles title on Saturday with a battling victory over Czech Marketa Vondrousova, after an angry Novak Djokovic lost his…

Rivers faction demands boycott, exercise suspended in Zamfara, Kwara, Anambra

Protest in Osun over candidates’ imposition, court stops congress in Bayelsa The faction of the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress loyal to Senator Magnus Abe has announced…

DSS feeds Igboho’s aides with ‘engine oil’ soup –Lawyer

Gbenga Adeniji and Kayode Oyero Published 31 July 2021 Officials of the Department of State Services have been feeding the 12 aides of the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, aka…

Ferguson dies of COVID-19 complications

South African actor and producer, Shona Ferguson is dead. Ferguson passed away on Friday from COVID-19 complications. Reacting to Ferguson’s death, Netflix South Africa shared on Instagram: “We are saddened…