Monday, 20 September, 2021

Tag: Punch


NNPC GMD, Mele Kyari Globaltimes Nigeria reports that Workers at the government-owned refineries were paid a total of N69.07bn last year, even as the plants generated zero revenue as they did not process a single barrel of crude oil. The Read more…


Globaltimes Nigeria reports that Ogun State has stepped up efforts to stop the spread of cholera after an outbreak in Magboro in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state. Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker, said in a statement Read more…


Mary Leonard Globaltimes Nigeria reports that The United States has assured Nigeria that a repeat of what happened in Afghanistan won’t happen in the West Africa country. The US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Leonard, gave the assurance on Monday during Read more…


Delta State CP, Mohammed AliDelta State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Ali Globaltimes Nigeria reports that A stray cow has killed a three-month-old baby in the Ebrumede community, Effurun area of the Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, throwing the Read more…


Globaltimes Nigeria reports that The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has cautioned Nigerians against non-essential interstate travels. This, it said, was to prevent the spread of the Delta variant of the COVID-19. The Head of Risk Communications Division, NCDC, Dr Read more…


Globaltimes Nigeria reports that The country’s external reserves maintained a downward trend as it lost $905.5m in June, figures obtained from the Central Bank of Nigeria showed on Thursday. According to the CBN’s data on the movement of reserves, the Read more…


Globaltimes Nigeria reports that The Independent National Electoral Commission has resumed the Continuous Voter Registration nationwide, ahead of the 2023 elections. In this piece, The PUNCH highlights 10 things you need to know about the CVR exercise: 1.CVR is open Read more…


Sophia on hospital bed Globaltimes Nigeria reports that A Dubai-based businessman, Jude Eze, has accused some personnel of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority of absconding with his bleeding wife, Sophia, during an arrest. It was gathered that Jude was Read more…


Chief Ayo Adebanjo Globaltimes Nigeria reports that Leader of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, on Wednesday, said he warned Nigerians not to vote in Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) as Nigeria’s President in 2015, noting that the Katsina-born Read more…