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EDUCATION

[Opinion] The Problem Is Not Whether B.Sc And HND Are Equal; The Question Is, Are There Jobs?

Every year, we continue to hear about the argument over the distinction between B.Sc and HND holders. It is a well-known fact that in Nigeria, graduates of Universities who obtained a Bachelor of Science(B.Sc) degree are placed ahead of their counterparts from the Polytechnics who graduated with Higher National Diploma (HND).

  1 year ago ago
[Opinion] The Problem Is Not Whether B.Sc And HND Are Equal; The Question Is, Are There Jobs?

SOCIETY

We Borrow From Bank To Pay Ransom And We Will Be Arrested If We Don't Return It By June 24— Parents

The parents of the abducted students of Greenfield University have decried the nonchalant attitude of the Nigerian Government towards the release of their children that were abducted two months ago. The students were abducted at the Greenfield University main campus which is located in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State after suspected bandits numbering dozens stormed the school premises.

  1 year ago ago
We Borrow From Bank To Pay Ransom And We Will Be Arrested If We Don't Return It By June 24— Parents

MILITARY

"Gunmen killed 344 Corps Members in the North West Zone in July"- The PUNCH Newspaper

News report from The PUNCH Newspaper (Wednesday) has it that no fewer than 344 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) were killed in July 2021, in the North West Zone of Nigeria. The North West Zone of the country has Kaduna, Katsina, Zamfara Kano, Sokoto, Kebbi and Jigawa States.

  11 months ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

I Don't Know Whether To Get Married Or Not Because I Have Never Fallen In Love With Anyone— Actress

Popular Nollywood actress, Amara Maduka has advised married men on the steps they need to take if their wives are not making them happy at home. The actress made the recommendation during an interview with Saturday Beats, which was shared by The Punch Newspaper. During the interview, Maduka was asked about what she thinks about relationships with married men.

  1 year ago ago
I Don't Know Whether To Get Married Or Not Because I Have Never Fallen In Love With Anyone— Actress

RELIGION

Check out the place T. B Joshua is buried. (Photos)

Men of God are always placed in high esteem by their followers, as they were believed to be the direct servants of God, that served as intermediary between God and man. Even after death, they were still well respected, and this is always reflected in the ways they are treated, even after death.

  1 year ago ago
Check out the place T. B Joshua is buried. (Photos)

POLITICS

Why Pst. Bakare Is Right To Say That Anyone That Wants To Be President Must Negotiate With The North

The General Overseer and Senior Pastor of the Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare has stated that anyone who wants to lead the country must negotiate with the northern region of Nigeria. The well-known Pastor who was President Buhari's running mate in 2011 stated this in an interview with ThisDay newspaper.

  8 months ago ago
Why Pst. Bakare Is Right To Say That Anyone That Wants To Be President Must Negotiate With The North

MILITARY

Check Out 5 Promises Made By The Taliban After a Successful Takeover from Afghanistan Government

For a couple of days now, the world has continued to react to the successful takeover of Afghanistan government by the Taliban insurgents. It should be recalled that the group has waged war against the government and the United States forces in the country for about two decades now.

  10 months ago ago
Check Out 5 Promises Made By The Taliban After a Successful Takeover from Afghanistan Government

CULTURE

Check Out Today's Cartoon Flakes by The Punch Newspaper as it talks about Nigeria and Lake Chad

Nigeria newspaper giant, The Punch has been using Cartoon Flakes to illustrate the state of the nation for a long time now. Cartoon Flakes are posted daily and it is always educative despite the fact that they are comics.Today's edition of the Cartoon Flakes seeks to compare Nigeria's constitution to that of Chad.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Today's Cartoon Flakes by The Punch Newspaper as it talks about Nigeria and Lake Chad

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Minister Urging Nigerians To Buy Nigerian Produce Is Good But These 2 Things Should Be Put In Place

It is no longer news that the new Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Abubakar, has urged Nigerians to buy Nigerian produce. (Photo credit - The Punch Newspaper) The Honourable Minister stated this yesterday during the handing and taking over ceremony at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja.

  10 months ago ago
Minister Urging Nigerians To Buy Nigerian Produce Is Good But These 2 Things Should Be Put In Place

MILITARY

Why Federal Government Should Declare Bandits As Terrorists As Stated By Gov Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has asked the Federal Government of Nigeria to declare bandits in the northern region as terrorists. (Photo Credit - The Punch Newspaper) He stated that the declaration will enable the Nigerian military to attack and kill the bandits without any major consequences in the international law.

  8 months ago ago
Why Federal Government Should Declare Bandits As Terrorists As Stated By Gov Nasir El-Rufai

RELIGION

Check Out What TB Joshua Asked Believers To Do On His Birthday Before He Died

Earlier, there had been varieties of sources in which all keep pointing to the same fact that a Nigerian Prominent man of God - Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, the founder and general overseer of the Synagogue Christian Church of God is dead, but here is a strong message he passed across to Christians worldwide to do on the day of his birthday, before he leaves this sinful world.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out What TB Joshua Asked Believers To Do On His Birthday Before He Died

JUSTICE

Tragedy As Stray Bullet Allegedly Kills Young Girl At Yoruba Nation Rally

Information gathered alleges that a yet-to-be identified young girl has been killed by a stray bullet in Ojota, Lagos State. The young girl was reportedly hit by the stray bullet as Police tried to disperse the protesters by firing shots into the air. Recall it was reported some minutes ago that the police made efforts to disperse the crowd by firing some shots in the air and also poured hot water at them.

  1 year ago ago
Tragedy As Stray Bullet Allegedly Kills Young Girl At Yoruba Nation Rally

SOCIETY

DSS manhunt: Igboho trying to get new passport, flee Nigeria, says FG

Report from The Punch Newspaper gathered that the Federal Government has noted that Adeyemo Sunday, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, the nation activist, is trying to get a new passport to flee the country. The federal government had kept Sunday Igboho on the stop-list in order to facilitate his apprehension and directed the security operatives to arrest him anywhere he is found.

  11 months ago ago
DSS manhunt: Igboho trying to get new passport, flee Nigeria, says FG

MILITARY

ISWAP Will Not Get The $7 Million Bounty Placed On Late Boko-Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau - US

Reports by The Punch Newspaper has revealed that the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) responsible for the alleged death of the factional leader of Boko-Haram, Abubakar Shekau, will not get the 7 Million Dollars bounty placed on his head.It should be recalled that on June 21, 2012, the U.S. Department of State designated Shekau a Specially Designated Global Terrorist under Executive Order 13224.

  1 year ago ago
ISWAP Will Not Get The $7 Million Bounty Placed On Late Boko-Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau - US

SOCIETY

Residents Raise Alarm Over Illegal Sale Of Water Tank In Lagos Estate

While Federal Government of Nigeria, established and spent a lot to address the gap between water demand and supply in the country, residents of an unknown federal estate in Lagos State had raised alarm over Illegal sale of water tank in the estate. According to a video shared by Punch Newspaper, residents of the estate told The Punch Newspaper that, the water project was constructed for residents of the federal estate, and yet to be completed which had caused the estate to come together for the development of the project.

  11 months ago ago
Residents Raise Alarm Over Illegal Sale Of Water Tank In Lagos Estate

MILITARY

Soldiers allegedly lock shoppers inside a Mall in Abia State after their money was reported missing

Information from a reliable source reveals that some soldiers have held shoppers hostage over their missing money in Abia Mall. According to the report, the soldiers went shopping at a mall in Umuahia, Abia State. After shopping, they returned to their vehicle only to discover that their money was missing.

  11 months ago ago
Soldiers allegedly lock shoppers inside a Mall in Abia State after their money was reported missing

POLITICS

FG Backs Legal Action By Miyetti Allah Against Southern Governors On Anti-Grazing Law

The Federal Government on Sunday, gave it's nod to the move by Miyetti Allah to sue southern governors over the anti-open grazing bill. Most southern states recently signed the anti-grazing law which has been rejected by Miyetti Allah group. They also threatened to challenge the newly signed law in court.

  9 months ago ago
FG Backs Legal Action By Miyetti Allah Against Southern Governors On Anti-Grazing Law

SOCIETY

Bandits collect N16m ransom for 11 women, demand N17m before releasing the other 17 women in Kaduna

Reports gathered by The PUNCH Newspaper on Friday Morning, revealed that Bandits had collected 16m ransom before they released 11 Women, and demanded 17m for the release of 17 women in their captivity from their relatives. Information further revealed that, 28 women was dragged out of their houses by bandits and zoomed off, in the Kabode Kachia Local Government Area of the Kaduna State.

  1 year ago ago
Bandits collect N16m ransom for 11 women, demand N17m before releasing the other 17 women in Kaduna

ENTERTAINMENT

Those Criticising Me For Kissing Tega Are Hypocrites, They Also Sleep With Married Women— Boma

An ex-housemate of the Big Brother Naija Season 6 Reality TV Show, Boma Akpore, has slammed people criticising him over his conduct during his stay in the house. Recall that while he was still on the show, Boma set tongues wagging with a video that went viral on which featured him kissing fellow housemate, Tega while in bed.

  10 months ago ago
Those Criticising Me For Kissing Tega Are Hypocrites, They Also Sleep With Married Women— Boma

RELIGION

"Who is going to help the widows? - Old woman cries outside Synagogue over T. B. Joshua's death

Several Nigerians are outside the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) mourning the death of Prophet T. B. Joshua. The news of his death was announced this morning and several Nigerians are still in shock. The popular clergyman was said to have died last night after conducting a programme in his church.

  1 year ago ago