Attorneys in Trump University lawsuit argue over trial

Attorneys representing plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit against Donald Trump’s now-defunct university on Monday denounced a request by the president-elect’s lawyers to delay the trial and excuse him from testifying in person. In a motion...

We forced South-East senators to meet Buhari –MASSOB

Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra said on Monday it was its threat to organise an internal revolution against Igbo leaders that forced Senators from the South-East...

History that was never made

Thinking with You, Niyi Akinnaso, niyi.tlc@gmail.com Hillary Clinton did not win. And so, she never succeeded in becoming the first female President of the United States of America. Therefore, you can go ahead and blame me...

We counted N1.22bn Obanikoro gave Fayose for 10 days – Banker

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja An official of Zenith Bank, Akure Branch in Ondo State, Sunday Alade, on Monday told a Federal High Court in Abuja how he and his colleagues in the bank took turn to...

Obasanjo wanted life presidency, not third term, Atiku insists

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja Former Vice-president Atiku Abubakar has insisted that ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo wanted to pave the way for a lifetime presidency and not just a third term in office. Atiku said this in an interview...

I’m ready to quit Chelsea – Mikel

Festus Abu Nigeria captain Mikel Obi says he is ready to quit  Premier League giants Chelsea in January in search of first-team football. The 29-year-old, who guided the Super Eagles to a 3-1 victory over Algeria’s...

NEWSAT LAST, JIBRIN WRITES BUHARI OPEN LETTER TO MR. PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN-CHIEF OF...

MUHAMMADU BUHARI GCFC ON BUDGET FRAUD AND CORRUPTION IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES *at last, Jibrin write Buhari Your Excellency sir, let me once again commend you for the good work you are executing...

Soldier fakes own kidnap in Calabar, arrested in Eket

Mudiaga Affe, Calabar An army officer, Musa Lawal, who was reportedly kidnapped in Calabar last Thursday, allegedly faked his abduction. Lawal was abducted around 10am after leaving a bank along Calabar Road in the Cross River...

It’ll be disastrous for leaders to kill PDP – BoT chair

Olusola Fabiyi and Godwin Isenyo The Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Walid Jibrin, said on Sunday that changing the name of the party would be a disaster for the country’s...

I won’t collect salary – Trump

Republican billionaire Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast Sunday he would forgo the $400,000 salary that comes with the US president’s job. “I’m not going to take the salary. I’m not taking it,” he...

Toddler dies in attack on church

A Indonesian toddler died Monday from injuries sustained in a suspected extremist attack on a church, with a group of militants who support the Islamic State group detained over the assault. Two-year-old Intan Olivia Marbun...

Americans have nothing to fear, says Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to move aggressively on a conservative agenda in filling Supreme Court vacancies, cracking down on immigration and cutting taxes, but also sought to reassure worried Americans they have nothing...

Gunmen abduct 61-year-old widow in Lagos

Afeez Hanafi Gunmen around the creeks of Ishawo, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos, unleashed terror on Friday, abducting a 61-year-old widow, Mrs. Victoria Falodi, who lives on Iyewa Olorunsogo Estate. PUNCH Metro learnt that a...

Senate’ll resolve Buhari’s $30bn loan request this week – Ndume

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Strong indications have emerged that the leadership of the Senate and the Presidency have reached a deal on the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper earlier rejected by the...