NewsWits Logo
Browse 83 RSS-feeds from 43 newspapers in the world!
This is a news article from:
The Punch.

You will find the latest headlines from this newspaper on the right side of this page.

1,021 results witheld as WAEC releases first diet of 2018 WASSCE

The West African Examinations Council on Tuesday announced the release of its January/February series of the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The council’s Head of National Office, Mr. Olu Adenipekun who announced the release in Lagos, said results of 1,021 candidates were, however, withheld. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the approval to […]
Read article new tab on The Punch ©
Most Read News of The Punch:
Kate wears old dress to Meghan Markle’s wedding, gets mixed reactions
Sat, 19 May 2018 17:18:48 +0200
If the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, thought she was being frugal by wearing an old dress to the wedding of her brother-in-law on Saturday, she was mistaken. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were joined in holy wedlock on Saturday at St Georges...
© The Punch
Lagos hails Dangote’s decision to employ LSETF’s trainees
Wed, 16 May 2018 03:07:25 +0200
Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has said the Dangote Group and other partners of the State Employment Trust Fund’s Employability Support Project have agreed to employ the over 350 graduates of the project following the completion of an eight-week...
© The Punch
Enemies within Oyo APC benefitted from my government –Ajimobi
Tue, 15 May 2018 02:18:38 +0200
Femi Atoyebi The Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi, has alleged that some of those who are against him in the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress benefitted from his administration through political appointments he offered them. The governor...
© The Punch
TO MY PARENTS, BEING THE BEST WASN’T AN OPTION –Iyaji, first class graduate
Sat, 26 May 2018 04:00:02 +0200
Alex Iyaji, 24, made first class at the Department of Biological Science, Benue State University, with 4.53 CGPA in the 2014/2015 academic session. In this interview with TUNDE AJAJA, he speaks on life after school Upbringing sometimes plays a role in...
© The Punch
Liverpool hope to stop record-chasing Madrid in Kiev
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:48:13 +0200
Idris Adesina English Premier League giants Liverpool are on a mission to halt current European champions Real Madrid as they seek to make history in the UEFA Champions League. The final game of the European season today at the 70,000 capacity NSC Olimpiyskiy...
© The Punch
Eagles not setting W’Cup target, says Iwobi
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:45:31 +0200
’Tana Aiyejina Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi has said the Super Eagles will not set a set a target for themselves at the upcoming Russia 2018 World Cup but is hopeful the team can advance from Group D of the competition. Iwobi scored his first goal for...
© The Punch
Rohr to drop five players after DR Congo friendly
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:42:00 +0200
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has said five players would be dropped from the 30-man Eagles World Cup squad after their friendly with DR Congo on Monday. The Eagles take on DR Congo on Monday in Port Harcourt after which they leave for London to play...
© The Punch
Samba arrive for Eagles friendly with 28 players
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:40:47 +0200
Idris Adesina The delegation of the senior national team of the DR Congo arrived in Port Harcourt on Thursday ahead of Monday’s friendly with the Super Eagles with 28 players. Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike will be chief host as the Eagles play the...
© The Punch
Mikel charges team to fight at World Cup
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:37:40 +0200
Super Eagles captain Obi Mikel has charged his teammates to show the fighting spirit that saw them through the qualifiers for the Russia 2018 World Cup at the tournament, saying he is happy that the team will go into the World Cup in Russia as underdogs....
© The Punch
Boxing: Organisers pledge to make Boxfest bigger
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:35:23 +0200
’Tana Aiyejina The CEO of Monarch Promotions, Stanley Williams, has promised a bigger and better promotion of BoxFest, a boxing event meant to provide fight fans with live professional boxing contests. The maiden edition was held on April 7 at Eko Hotels...
© The Punch
Okagbare battles Ta Lou, Ahoure at Eugene Diamond League
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:31:21 +0200
Idris Adesina Blessing Okagbare seeks her first win at the IAAF Diamond League in Eugene, when she battles Ivory Coast duo Marie Josee Ta Lou and Murielle Ahoure as well as Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson in the women’s 100m event on Saturday. The competition,...
© The Punch
Sunshine target NWPL Super 4
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:28:21 +0200
Prestige Otaben Sunshine Queens coach Wemimo Mathew has said the team’s target is to hold their place at the top of the Group B of the Nigeria Women’s Premier League, which will help them qualify for the league’s Super 4 at the end of the season....
© The Punch
Church boosts supporters’ club World Cup plan
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:26:26 +0200
The plans of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club to travel to Russia for the 2018 World Cup received a boost during the week when the Spiritual Head of Love of Christ Generation Church (Cherubim and Seraphim), London, Rev. Mother Esther Ajayi, donated...
© The Punch
Okocha, others to witness Emenike wedding
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:25:03 +0200
Former Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike marries his long-time girlfriend Iheoma Nnadi at a ceremony in Lekki, Lagos, on Saturday. Iheaoma, who is also the mother of Emenike’s daughter, is a former beauty queen. According to ScoreNigeria, top stars...
© The Punch
Preparations crucial to Eagles success at Russia 2018 – Iloenyosi
Sat, 26 May 2018 03:23:09 +0200
Ex-Nigeria defender Chikelue Iloenyosi talks about the 2018 World Cup, his exclusion from Korea/Japan 2002, the domestic league and more in this interview with ’TANA AIYEJINA The Super Eagles are in a tough and tricky group that has Croatia, Iceland...
© The Punch
© 2018 | 2.67 | 7