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RELIGION

2 Noticeable Changes In The Lifestyle Of Patience Ozokwor Since She Became A Minister Of God

Veteran Nollywood Actress, Patience Ozokwor is now a Minister of God, According to Punch, the Actress who is now known as Evangelist Patience Ozokwor became an Evangelist few years ago and since then we have noticed some positive changes in the Lifestyle of the Actress. Let's take a look at two of these Changes.

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2 Noticeable Changes In The Lifestyle Of Patience Ozokwor Since She Became A Minister Of God

MILITARY

2 Things To Note About Banditry Following Sheikh Gumi's Comment On Proscribing Them As Terrorists

The Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Gumi has stressed that Bandits should not be proscribed as a terrorist group after Nigerians called for their proscription. In a post shared by Punch Newspaper, Gumi said that proscribing them would make foreign jihadist movements to set in as they won't be pleased with the fact that they would now be addressed as 'Islamic Terrorists'.

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2 Things To Note About Banditry Following Sheikh Gumi's Comment On Proscribing Them As Terrorists

SOCIETY

OPINION: Why Government Should Fulfill The Promise Made To The Wife Of Joe Blankson

On July 2018, the story of Joe Blankson went viral after he was able to save 13 people from drowning. Sadly in his attempt to save someone else Joe drowned in the water. Few years after his death, his widow has chosen to speak out about the empty promises she got from different people.

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OPINION: Why Government Should Fulfill The Promise Made To The Wife Of Joe Blankson

POLITICS

Why northern power brokers are against zoning based on the revelation of ex-speaker of Reps

There have been a lot of controversies ahead of the 2023 presidential election as different zones agitate to produce the successor of President Muhammadu Buhari. Photo credit: Premium Times The southern Nigeria had demanded for the zoning of presidential position to the their region after the two-term tenure of Presidential Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.

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Why northern power brokers are against zoning based on the revelation of ex-speaker of Reps

POLITICS

FG's Plan To Ensure IPOB Is Designated As A Terrorist Group: A Reason For Kanu To End His Agitations

The agitations for secession have caused a lot of issues and tension in Nigeria (especially in the Southern Region). These agitations have affected the economic and social activities within the Southeast region and other places. However, Nnamdi Kanu (The leader of IPOB) and Sunday Igboho are the two major individuals that are leading these agitations in the Southern part of the country.

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FG's Plan To Ensure IPOB Is Designated As A Terrorist Group: A Reason For Kanu To End His Agitations

SOCIETY

How Unknown Gunmen Stormed a Mosque in Niger State and Shot Dead 18 Worshipers at Close Range

Photo Credit: Today Despite the best efforts of the Nigerian government and the country's gallant troops and other security operatives to quell insecurity, not much success has been achieved so far. Just recently, the town of Maza-Kuka in the Mashegu Local government area of Niger State was thrown into deep mourning after 18 people were killed in a dastardly manner by unknown gunmen.

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How Unknown Gunmen Stormed a Mosque in Niger State and Shot Dead 18 Worshipers at Close Range

POLITICS

Ooni Of Ife's Warning To Igboho That He Ignored: A Reason For People To Think Twice Before Acting

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (The Ooni of Ife) has disclosed that he advised Sunday Igboho (The popular Yoruba Nation activist) over his actions after he met President Muhammadu Buhari. (Image Credit: Information Site). The Ooni of Ife said that Sunday Igboho ignored President Buhari's warning and followed the negative advice given to him by some people.

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Ooni Of Ife's Warning To Igboho That He Ignored: A Reason For People To Think Twice Before Acting

SOCIETY

Old Letter Dated 1993: 2 Things That The Woman Was Trying To Express In The 28-year-old Letter

Technology and modernization played a major role in reforming Africa. We can recall how difficult it was to do certain things in the olden days and how local and bushy our communities looks like back then. Today, we live in a well-civilized society with everything made easy.

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Old Letter Dated 1993: 2 Things That The Woman Was Trying To Express In The 28-year-old Letter

JUSTICE

How a supporter of Igboho who escaped the DSS attack described the incident at Igboho's house

One of Sunday Igboho survivors of the DSS attack who was at home when the building was attacked on 1st July 2021, has spoken out about the incident. Onaolapo Ademola, one of the 12 unaccompanied minors in Igboho, who had just been released spoke to Punch about what he saw.

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How a supporter of Igboho who escaped the DSS attack described the incident at Igboho's house

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Mosque Again, 18 Reported Killed As Gunmen Attack Niger

No fewer than 18 people were reportedly killed in the early hours of Monday as armed bandits invaded Maza-Kuka Community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State. Source: Daily Trust Sources told our correspondent that armed men, in large numbers, stormed the community on motorcycles and went straight to the mosque while the victims were observing their early morning prayers and killed 18 people.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Mosque Again, 18 Reported Killed As Gunmen Attack Niger

POLITICS

Why Tunde Bakare Said Anyone Who Wants To Lead Nigeria Must Negotiate With The North

The debate regarding the level of influence the power brokers in the North has over Nigeria has continued to generate a lot of reactions among Nigerians, most especially in times like this when the 2023 general elections is no longer far away. A lot of people believe that as it stands, Northern Nigeria has a lot of influence on the outcomes of election in the country.

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Why Tunde Bakare Said Anyone Who Wants To Lead Nigeria Must Negotiate With The North

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Secondus Pursues Suit To Stop PDP Convention, Employment Scammer Lands In Jail

PDP crisis deepens, Secondus pursues suit as party plans convention PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers There is anxiety in the rank of the Peoples Democratic Party as the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, is set to hear the appeal filed by the suspended National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, today (Tuesday).

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Today's Headlines: Secondus Pursues Suit To Stop PDP Convention, Employment Scammer Lands In Jail

ENTERTAINMENT

Opinion: Maria Shouldn't Be Judged For Snatching Someone's Husband Without a Valid Evidence

Recently, the BBNaija star, Maria was accused of having an illegal affair with a married man who was identified as Mr. Kelvin. Also, In a statement released by Punch Newspaper, the celebrity barman, Cubana Chiefpriest claimed that Maria is dating his sister's husband (Mr. Melvin) and also threatening the woman.

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Opinion: Maria Shouldn't Be Judged For Snatching Someone's Husband Without a Valid Evidence

EDUCATION

Saturday School: Questions About the Integrity of The Anambra State Government on The Sit-at-home Order

The Anambra State Government, under the leadership of State Executive Governor Willie Obiano, has endorsed Saturday as a school day. This was, in line, with the response of the state government to replace Monday, which has been declared as the sit-at-home day by the Indigenous People of Biafra.

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Saturday School: Questions About the Integrity of The Anambra State Government on The Sit-at-home Order

POLITICS

AnambraDecides: How Sit-at-home Order on Election Day May Affect Anambra and Other South Eastern States

Few days to the next gubernatorial election in Anambra State, the promoters of the sit-at-home order have issued another order to restrict residents of the state from coming out of their, respective, homes on the week of the election. Photo Credit: The Tableshakers Remarkably, November 6 has been picked for the conduct of Governorship election of Anambra State.

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AnambraDecides: How Sit-at-home Order on Election Day May Affect Anambra and Other South Eastern States

MILITARY

Two Things That Gumi Said Will Happen If Government Declares Armed Bandits As a Terrorist Group

Photo Credit: Daily Trust Following intense pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare armed bandits as a terrorist organization, controversial Islamic cleric Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has warned that such action will come at a price. He issued the warning in a Facebook report which was reported by Punch, in which he warned against labelling the bandit as terrorists.

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Two Things That Gumi Said Will Happen If Government Declares Armed Bandits As a Terrorist Group

ENTERTAINMENT

Why Actress Moyo Lawal Said She Is Running Away From Raising Kids

Photo credit: Instagram - Moyo Lawal One industry that should keep getting accolades is the Nollywood industry, because they are putting in so much effort to get people entertained and they go as far as going out of their comfort zones, and Moyo Lawal is definitely one of the actress that should keep receiving accolades.

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Why Actress Moyo Lawal Said She Is Running Away From Raising Kids

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Central Bank of Nigeria has finally launched its Digital Currency called eNaira

News source: punching.com Photo credit: Punch The Central Bank of Nigeria has finally launched its Central Bank Digital Currency called eNaira on Monday. According to a statement issued on the eNaira website, the organisers explained the overall function and benefit of the currency and its value to Nigeria’s economy.

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The Central Bank of Nigeria has finally launched its Digital Currency called eNaira

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

Don't force workers to get vaccinated, NLC urges FG PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers The Nigerian Labour Congress on Monday cautioned the Federal Government against the use of force in the enforcement of workers’ vaccination. The President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba gave this charge during a briefing on COVID-19 vaccination advisory for Federal Civil Servants in Abuja on Monday.

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Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The Nigeria Comedian Who Wish To Win Grammy Award For Gospel Music

The entertainment industry is diversified and at the same it's wide, but we have different people who are multi-talented and are performing well in two or more sectors of the industry, and one of them is Akpororo, who is a stand up comedian and gospel music singer.

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Meet The Nigeria Comedian Who Wish To Win Grammy Award For Gospel Music