The Indomitable Tinubu Support Organisation has said the presidential hopeful, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, will ensure a united and prosperous country if elected as the next president of Nigeria. The Director-General, ITSO, Abdoulbaq Balogun disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, during a three-day retreat held by the group in Topo, Badagry. He said, “This timely retreat was organised for key members of 21 directorates to ensure they advocate rightly in their different communities not just to galvanise support for Asiwaju Tinubu but also to enrich their knowledge in political consultation and participatory democracy. “It is trite and common belief that, with Tinubu in the saddle, a secured, united and prosperous Nigeria is on the horizon. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH.
May 19, 2022 16:22 UTC
A writer who penned a piece titled “How To Murder Your Husband” is on trial in the United States for…killing her husband. But for novelist Nancy Crampton Brophy, it’s not the plot of her latest book; it’s real life in an Oregon court room. Crampton Brophy, whose “Wrong Never Felt So Right” series of novels include “The Wrong Husband” and “The Wrong Lover,” stands accused of shooting Daniel Brophy, using a gun whose now-missing barrel she bought on eBay. Investigators say the barrel from the Glock handgun used in the slaying was purchased by the suspect on eBay. The blog on murdering a husband discusses methods and motivations for dispatching an unwanted spouse.
May 19, 2022 15:27 UTC
The last one, Quitriam Finance (QTM), is currently pre-selling its native token. Axie Infinity (AXS)Axie Infinity (AXS) gained notoriety as Covid-related restrictions heightened, leading people to seek ways to supplement their income. Gala Games (GALA)Gala Games (GALA) is yet another blockchain-based P2E and game development platform, though a lesser-known one than Axie Infinity. Quitriam Finance (QTM)Token presale for QTM, the native token of Quitriam Finance, is presently underway and expected to begin trading in early July. In the wake of the TerraUSD (UST) turmoil, Quitriam Finance is planning to issue its own stablecoin, dubbed Quitriam Coin (QC).
May 19, 2022 15:24 UTC
Sen. Bukola Saraki, the Presidential aspirant on the platform of the PDP, said he would adopt technology to end banditry and other insecurity sources when voted to power. Saraki made the statement on Thursday while interacting with delegates of Taraba PDP in Jalingo. He said he was in the state to seek the support of Taraba delegates to be Nigeria’s next President. “We have been through so much in this country and we must apply for competence to rescue Nigeria. “Saraki has good credentials to lead Nigeria and I urge the delegates and Nigerians to vote for competence,” he said.
May 19, 2022 14:39 UTC
Unless you happened to have spent the last year on the international space station, chances are high that you have heard Nektunez in collaboration with Goya Menor’s song, Ameno (Amapiano remix). Rather, embrace the competition and find ways to learn from themThere are a variety of ways to collaborate. Collaboration can take many forms and isn’t limited to working with peers, but also with clients, customers, manufacturers and more. This is when it is best to open up your heart and mind and listen to what others have to say. We discussed how businesses and creatives can achieve more success through collaboration.
May 19, 2022 13:33 UTC
The Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, 2 Brigade Nigerian Army, Capt. Samuel Akari, disclosed this to newsmen after the raid in Obon Ebot in Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the state. Akari said the troops arrested three of the accomplices and rescued two kidnapped victims during the operation. “The gallant troops rescued the kidnapped victims and arrested two collaborators of the criminal kingpin while the shrine, hideout and assorted charms were set ablaze by the troops. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the hoodlums hideouts were demolished to ensure that they didn’t return to the place.
May 19, 2022 11:38 UTC
The World Bank has said it is set to disburse a total of $30bn to fund existing and new projects in Nigeria and other countries as part of a global response to combat the ongoing food security crisis. According to the bank, it is working with countries on a $12bn new projects fund for the next 15 months. It said the projects are expected to support agriculture, social protection to cushion the effects of higher food prices, and water and irrigation projects. The global bank disclosed this on Wednesday when it announced how it plans to be part of a comprehensive, global response to the ongoing food security crisis. It stated that it intends to roll out this fund in existing and new projects in agriculture, nutrition, social protection, water, and irrigation.
May 19, 2022 07:42 UTC
A hemp seller, identified simply as Toba, has allegedly slit the throat of his girlfriend, Tunrayo Odubanjo, and dumped her corpse in a bush in Kara-Kekere community, Ogunrun, Mowe, in the Obafemi Owode area of Ogun State. A resident, who gave her name simply as Peju, said when Odubanjo returned, he attacked her for wearing his slippers. She asked him for the slippers and Toba said he threw them into the bush. He moved into his house in the community two days ago; he is popular for selling Indian hemp,” Qudus said. Toba was seen lying naked beside the corpse of his girlfriend in one of the pictures seen by our correspondent.
May 19, 2022 07:33 UTC
The reconciliation of the outstanding bridging claims by marketers of premium motor spirit (PMS) by the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) is underway. The authority has consistently maintained that N500 billion bandied around by some marketers is not correct and that reconciliation has not been concluded. NMDPRA explained that the administration of bridging payment is a continuous process, as hundreds of truckloads and discharge products daily, thereby, adding to the claims. “Since December 2021, the NMDPRA has made several payments to marketers whose claims have been verified. So far, over N58 billion has been disbursed to oil marketers out of which about N34 billion went directly to members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN),” the authority said.
May 19, 2022 07:13 UTC
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have kidnapped some passengers including students of the Abia State University Uturu ( ABSU)According to Punch, the gunmen attacked a shuttle bus conveying the passengers along Okigwe-Uturu Road on Tuesday and killed the driver. This comes two days after seven students of Abia State University were kidnapped along the same route. The seven students were kidnapped on their way back to school around 6:pm on Sunday, May 15, along Okigwe-Uturu in a Siena vehicle. Sharing a photo of some of the kidnapped students, one Daniel Obioma cried out to the Abia State Government to come to their aid. Now another kidnapping case occurred two days ago seven 7 students were kidnapped along the same spot.
May 19, 2022 01:21 UTC
THE potential benefits of mulberry fruit extracts to reduce blood sugar and insulin increase after a meal may be achievable at a lower dose than previously reported, says a new study from Unilever R&D. Data published in the British Journal of Nutrition indicated that beneficial effects for blood sugar management may occur at doses as low as 0.37 grammes. The study adds to a solid body of science supporting mulberry extracts for blood sugar management and potential anti-diabetes effects. Extracts are already available in the market, with claims to aid blood sugar management and weight management. “The data suggests that mulberry fruit extract could be used to achieve these benefits as a commercial food ingredient, provided it meets other technical, safety and consumer acceptance criteria,” wrote the scientists.
May 19, 2022 00:47 UTC
A resident, Mr Siyanbola Akinkunmi, told PUNCH Metro that the suspect, after he was caught, confessed to killing the hairdresser. Our correspondent learnt that Barakat’s body was later identified by her husband and sister. One Alfa Tiamiyu Abass was arrested in connection with the case. “Upon interrogation, the said Alfa Tiamiyu Abass confessed to have killed the deceased, one Barakat, who happened to be his customer. A search was conducted in his house and all the parts removed from the deceased’s body were recovered.
May 18, 2022 21:21 UTC
BATTERED by adversity, the people of Sri Lanka are up in arms against their government. The genesis of the unrest in Sri Lanka is traced to late 2021 when the cost of living began to skyrocket. In its defence, the Sri Lanka government claims that the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns triggered the country’s economic troubles. Sri Lanka now imports $3 billion more than it exports annually. The Rajapaksa family has played major socio-political roles in Sri Lanka since the conquest.
May 18, 2022 19:44 UTC
Running in: the Senate in all states besides Northern Territory, as well as lower house seats in most states. Running in: the Senate in Queensland, NSW, WA and Victoria, and several lower house seats in Victoria and Queensland. Australian ChristiansThe party wants to elect “a Christian voice amidst the voices in Parliament”. Running in: the Senate in SA, NSW, Victoria, WA and QLD. Running in: the lower house and Senate in WA, Queensland, NSW, Victoria, SA, NT.
May 18, 2022 17:52 UTC
A shuttle bus was attacked by suspected Fulani herdsmen along Okigwe – Uturu Road, a few metres away from Abia State University, Uturu. This comes two days after seven students of Abia State University were kidnapped along the same route. A report indicated that students of ABSU are being kidnapped on a daily basis on that route by clearly identified Fulani Herdsmen. The report stated, “Lecturers and students are being kidnapped almost everyday along that road and both Abia and Imo State Governments have done nothing. “If your child is in Abia State university, he or she is no longer safe.
May 18, 2022 14:45 UTC