Politics

President Buhari’s New Year speech shows he has conceded defeat – PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Buhari’s 2019 New Year speech as ‘pathetically empty and shows that he has finally given up, following his irredeemable rejection by Nigerians’.   The statement signed by Kola Ologbodiyan the National Publicity Secretary says, ‘President Buhari could not articulate any concrete commitment on any sector of […]

Crime

EFCC declares war on Yahoo boys READ THE FULL STATEMENTS

Ahead of the Yuletide, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has launched total war on online fraudsters otherwise known as ‘Yahoo Boys’, The PUNCH has learnt. The operation codenamed ‘Cyber Storm’, will involve EFCC operatives monitoring suspicious transactions especially by youths who cannot explain their source of wealth. The commission will also deploy its agents […]

SPORTS

Luca Modric crowned world’s best player at Ballon d’Or awards, ends Messi and Ronaldo’s 10-year dominance (Photos)

  Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder, Luka Modric, has been crowned world’s best player at 2018 Ballon d’Or awards ahead of  Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Modric claimed the prestigious award after his impressive performance for both club and country this year to put an end to the 10-years of Ballon d’Or dominance between Messi and Ronaldo. The 33-year-old […]