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60 Students Poisoned In Afghanistan – Police

Sixty students of a girl school were mysteriously poisoned in Rustaq district of northern Afghanistan’s Takhar province on Wednesday. Abdul Asir, Police Spokesman in the province, said the grade seven to 12 of Mir Mulai Girl School in Rustaq district were mysteriously poisoned around 10am. He said the affected students had been taken to hospital […]


Military Plans Joint Operations Against Herdsmen

Strong indications emerged on Thursday that the military high command in the country might come up with a joint operation involving the various security agencies against the menace of Fulani herdsmen in the country. The Acting Director, Defence Information, Brig. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, told our correspondent on Thursday  that the expected operation would not be […]



Former Kogi State House of Reps member, Senator Dino Melaye, who is currently serving Kogi West constituency in the senate has pledged his strong allegiance to the embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki even to the point of death. Here is a statement he made this morning on his facebook page: “My brother and friend Sen. […]

News Sports

Oyedeji clears air on meeting with Dalung

D’TIGERS captain Olumide Oyedeji has cleared the air on his recent meeting with sports minister Solomon Dalung in London. A national newspaper (not The PUNCH) reported on Wednesday that Oyedeji was not happy that the sports minister secretly held a meeting in London with members of the Africa Basketball League, a competition which had been […]