Punch Journalist, Two Others Regain Freedom Days After Abduction

Okechukwu Nnodim, a Punch reporter, who was kidnapped in his Abuja residence recently, has regained his freedom from his abductors. The journalist was released alongside two young men, who were also kidnapped by the criminals. Nnodim and his fellow captives were released around 11 pm on Saturday night after spending three nights in captivity. The... Continue Reading →

2023: Atiku, Tinubu are bad candidates for presidency —Adeyanju

An activist, Deji Adeyanju, has urged young Nigerians to mobilise themselves to take over positions of power in 2023. He said this during a live interview with PUNCH Online on Monday. According to the Co-covener of Concerned Nigerians, Nigeria will not develop without the active participation of youths in politics. He warned against the major political parties... Continue Reading →

SERAP Hails Sowore’s Release, Wants Agba Jalingo Freed

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project have welcomed the announcement by the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), ordering the release of #RevolutionNow protest convener, Omoyele Sowore; and the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, from custody. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Tuesday,... Continue Reading →

Buhari’s Title: Opadokun, IPOB Back PUNCH, Bello Disagrees

The Nigeria Union of Journalists on Thursday threw its weight behind the editorial of The PUNCH Newspapers entitled, “Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand, saying it was not done in bad faith. The newspaper had condemned the alleged violation of human rights by the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), including the invasion of a courtroom... Continue Reading →

Buhari’s Title: No Law States How A President Should Be Addressed, Says NBA

Prominent lawyers, including Mr. Femi Falana, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, and Jiti Ogunye,  on Wednesday, supported the decision of Punch to henceforth address the President of the country as Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) Punch NG reports. But the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr.... Continue Reading →

Maj. Gen. Buhari: You don’t have right to change Buhari’s official title, Presidency tells Punch

The Presidency yesterday said that it was not within the power or rights of a newspaper to unilaterally change the official title of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Presidency was reacting to the editorial policy of Punch of Wednesday where the paper said it would henceforth address the President as Major General Muhammadu Buhari which was... Continue Reading →

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