BREAKING: Police Arrest PREMIUM TIMES Publisher, Dapo Olorunyomi

The Publisher of PREMIUM TIMES newspaper, Dapo Olorunyomi has been arrested. Mr. Olorunyomi was arrested alongside with a Reporter, Evelyn Okakwu this evening at the Wuse Zone More...

IDP Accidental Bombing: NAF Constitutes 6-Man Investigative Panel

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has constituted a board of senior officers to investigate the accidental air strike at Rann, Borno State, in which over 50 persons More...

Adama Barrow To Be Sworn-in As President At Gambia Embassy In Dakar

By Sadiq Umar – The swearing-in ceremony for Gambia’s President-elect of Gambia, Adama Barrow would take place at the country’s embassy located in Banjul, News Investigators More...

Yellow Alert: Nigeria Deploys Fighter Jets, 200 Soldiers To ECOMIG, Jammeh Remains Recalcitrant

By Sadiq Umar – The Economic Community of West African States Military Intervention in Gambia (ECOMIG) is set for military action against President Yahya Jammeh even as More...

Which Economic And Development Policy’s Should Africa Pursue To Ensure Its Survival Path?

By Dr. Mehenou Amouzou Africa has a very serious economic identity problem. When compared to Asia, the continent has made much less progress. China, India, Indonesia and Singapore More...

How Saraki Funneled $73.2Million Out Of Nigeria -GTB Witness

By Sadiq Umar – An official of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) Mr. Amazi Nwachukwu standing as second prosecution witness in case of false assets declaration against Senate More...

Rescuing Chibok Girls Is At The Heart Of Airforce, CAS, Sadique Abubakar Tells BBOG

By Tom Garba, YOLA  – Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has told the Bring Back Our Girls delegation that rescuing Chibok girls is at the More...

Atiku Group Bemoans Economic Woes, Expect Realignment Of Forces In 2017, It Says

By Tom Garba, Yola – A group loyal to former vice president Atiku Abubakar, Atiku Support Group (ASG) has urged Nigerians to continue to endure what it described as “the More...

Kupolokun Heads Ondo Transition Committee

AKURE/By Nuel Suji – Ondo State Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu has appointed a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Funsho More...

Congratulate Me Now, Abe Tells Wike

By Nuel Suji – Senator-elect for the Rivers East senatorial district, Magnus Abe, has called on the State Governor, Nyesom Wike to accept the result of the last Saturday More...

Rivers Re-Run: Lagos Lawmaker Urges Politicians To Embrace Peace

By Dipo Awojobi – A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Hon. Victor Akande on Friday appealed to politicians in Rivers to remember poor masses and More...

Ghanaians Are Fully Ready For December 7 Elections, Says ECOWAS Observer, Abatemi-Usman

By Nuel Suji – A member of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) observer mission to the 2016 general elections of Ghana holding on December 7, Senator More...

BREAKING: Akeredolu Wins Ondo Election

By Alaba Ajibade – The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rotimi Akeredolu has won majority votes in the last Saturday governorship election in Ondo State. APC More...

Ondo 2016: Appeal Court Reinstates Eyitayo Jegede, Dismisses Lower Court Judgement As “Fraudulent”

…PDP Hails Judgement By Dipo Awojobi – The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja, Wednesday nullified the ruling of a Federal High Court on which recognised businessman Jimoh More...

INEC Insists On Holding Ondo State Governorship Election On Saturday

By Dipo Awojobi – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has rejected calls for the postponement of Ondo governorship election saying the poll slated for Saturday, More...

Rescuing Chibok Girls Is At The Heart Of Airforce, CAS, Sadique Abubakar Tells BBOG

By Tom Garba, YOLA  – Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has told the Bring Back Our More...

Drug War: NDLEA Confiscates 981Kg Of Cannabis

YOLA/By Tom Garba – In its efforts to rid the state of illicit drugs and other substance harmful to health, More...

Call Your “Most Ignorant” Spokesman To Order Now, Ondo Govt Tells Akeredolu

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Ondo state government has described as “most ignorant” the claims by the More...

Vigilante Members Killed Three Female Suicide Bombers In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Hunters working as vigilante group Wednesday foiled what could have been another More...

Lagos Assembly Passes N812.9Billion 2017 Budget Into Law

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the 2017 Budget proposal of N812. More...

BREAKING: Police Arrest PREMIUM TIMES Publisher, Dapo Olorunyomi

The Publisher of PREMIUM TIMES newspaper, Dapo Olorunyomi has been arrested. Mr. Olorunyomi was arrested alongside...

IDP Accidental Bombing: NAF Constitutes 6-Man Investigative Panel

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has constituted a board of senior officers...

Adama Barrow To Be Sworn-in As President At Gambia Embassy In Dakar

By Sadiq Umar – The swearing-in ceremony for Gambia’s President-elect of Gambia, Adama Barrow would take...

Which Economic And Development Policy’s Should Africa Pursue To Ensure Its Survival Path?

By Dr. Mehenou Amouzou Africa has a very serious economic identity problem. When compared to Asia, the continent More...

PERSPECTIVE: Africa – An Imminent Financial Peril ?

The Nigeria case, Former Nigerian late President Sani Abacha had an estimated sum of funds deposited in Europeans banks, American banks..

Our Christmas Wish List

By Funk Egbemode I was all set to write something hard and political until Maupe Ogun reviewed my back page in..

FOR THE RECORD: Obama’s Farewell Speech -Transcript

OBAMA: Hello Chicago! (APPLAUSE) Thank you. (APPLAUSE) Thank you so much, thank you. Thank you. Thank you. (APPLAUSE) It’s More...

SPECIAL REPORT: Refund To Local Councils, Beyond Sharing Of Largesse

By Idowu Ajibade When Governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom recently announced the receipt of N12.7billion refund from the Paris and..

PERSPECTIVE: Africa – An Imminent Financial Peril ?

The Nigeria case, Former Nigerian late President Sani Abacha had an estimated sum of funds deposited in Europeans banks, American banks..

BREAKING: APC’s Godwin Obaseki Declared Winner Of Edo Governorship Election, As PDP Kicks

EDO/By Dipo Awojobi – The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Edo State governorship election, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has..

National Conference Report ‘ll Benefit Buhari Govt, Nation, Says Joe Ajaero, NLC President

A factional President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr. Joe Ajaero has said that his faction supported the removal of..

Buhari Orders Probe Of SGF, Babachir Lawal

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered investigation into accusations of wrongdoing leveled against the Secretary to the Government..