Reopening of Lagos-Kano railway line, major rebound for economy – Group

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the resumption of transport operations on the lagos kano railway route would drastically reduce the rising cost of food the group said reopening of lagos kano railway line major rebound for economy...

Security operatives arrest ‘native doctor’ who allegedly prepares charms for IPOB —- Official

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the arrest is following information received over time of planned attacks on security agents and innocent citizens by the dreaded group security operatives arrest 8216 native doctor 8217 who...

2024 IACC Series: Centre to participate in conference to promote UNCAC’s implementation

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the conference seeks to among others galvanise global efforts for honest and solution oriented discussions on the interconnected threats to global security 2024 iacc series centre to participate in...

VIDEO: Gunshots in Port Harcourt City as youths destroy Wike’s statue

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governor fubara has vowed to resist the arrest of his supporters video gunshots in port harcourt city as youths destroy wike 8217 s statue premium times nigeria

Nigerian school among top 10 global prize winners

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a prize of us 50 000 will be equally shared among the winners of the five prizes nigerian school among top 10 global prize winners premium times nigeria

One year after, Abia assembly, speaker refuse to inaugurate elected lawmaker

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the court of appeal in lagos state declared the pdp lawmaker winner of abia north constituency election in 2023 after inec had initially issued a certificate of return to an lp candidate for the...

Suspected robber lynched after allegedly killing POS operator in Taraba

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sources said the girl who was attacked in her shop was a student preparing for her national examination council neco examinations suspected robber lynched after allegedly killing pos operator in...

Tinubu departs for South Africa

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lagos state governor babajide sanwo olu and other dignitaries saw mr tinubu off at the murtala muhammed international airport ikeja tinubu departs for south africa premium times nigeria

Fubara appoints administrators to take over Rivers local councils

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the 23 outgone council chairpersons all of them loyal to nyesom wike had vowed to continue in office after their tenures expired fubara appoints administrators to take over rivers local councils...

Putin praises North Korea’s support for Russia’s war against Ukraine

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mr putinalso thanked north korea for its solidarity on important international issues putin praises north korea s support for russia s war against ukraine premium times nigeria

Stop plans to buy new private jets for Tinubu, Shettima, Peter Obi tells FG

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mr obi described the move as a clear show of insensitivity to the suffering of the nigerian people stop plans to buy new private jets for tinubu shettima peter obi tells fg premium times nigeria

JUST IN: Fubara directs outgoing Rivers council chairpersons to vacate seats immediately

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heads of local governments administration are hereby directed to immediately take charge of the councils and await further directives just in fubara directs outgoing rivers council chairpersons to...

Middlemen take advantage as several factors limit palm oil production in Akwa Ibom

premiumtimesng 2024-6-18

the locals produce palm oil in large quantities but make little money compared to the middlemen middlemen take advantage as several factors limit palm oil production in akwa ibom premium times nigeria

Tinubu to attend Ramaphosa’s inauguration in South Africa

premiumtimesng 2024-6-17

president tinubu will return to nigeria after the ceremony tinubu to attend ramaphosa 8217 s inauguration in south africa premium times nigeria

Catholic Church gives more revelation on kidnapped priest

premiumtimesng 2024-6-17

the priest was kidnapped on sunday while returning from a church service in the state catholic church gives more revelation on kidnapped priest premium times nigeria

Transfers: Dele-Bashiru, Ejuke set for big summer moves

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as the transfer window opens two promising nigerian football players chidera ejuke and fisayo dele bashiru have secured moves from lower leagues to one of the top 5 european football leagues...

Eid-el-Kabir: President Tinubu, Hamzat task Nigerians on love, sacrifice

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mr tinubu called on nigerians to be committed citizens by showing love for their country and neighbours and share whatever they have with others which is the essence of eid el kabir eid el kabir...

Gunmen kidnap another Catholic priest in South-east

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the police have confirmed the development gunmen kidnap another catholic priest in south east premium times nigeria

Oyo govt issues health alert over suspected cholera cases

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the health commissioner said the two suspected cases in ibadan are males who worked at a construction site in lekki peninsula in lagos state oyo govt issues health alert over suspected cholera...

Intense Heat: Saudi govt suspends devil stoning in Jamrat

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pilgrims are prohibited from proceeding to the jamrat bridge for the ritual of throwing stones from 11 a m to 4 p m intense heat saudi govt suspends devil stoning in jamrat premium times nigeria

Police declare fleeing father wanted for allegedly killing daughter

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the police are searching for the suspect an official said police declare fleeing father wanted for allegedly killing daughter premium times nigeria

Uncertainty in Rivers as tenure of local councils expires today

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a council official said governor fubara cannot replace them with caretaker committees uncertainty in rivers as tenure of local councils expires today premium times nigeria

Police intensify search for kidnapped Fouani brothers

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mr hundeyin maintained that the police were actively managing the situation and intensifying rescue efforts police intensify search for kidnapped fouani brothers premium times nigeria

Climate Change: Tinubu’s appointment raises legal, implementation concerns

premiumtimesng 2024-6-17

some experts argued that rather than the president constituting committees and bodies with similar functions and roles strengthening the nccc with the statutory mandate to perform its roles...

US forces withdraw from Niger

premiumtimesng 2024-6-17

us implementation of the withdrawal begins a shift in strategy amid regional challenges us forces withdraw from niger premium times nigeria

How two men allegedly gang-raped, robbed women at gunpoint – Police

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police said the suspects were arrested on saturday morning how two men allegedly gang raped robbed women at gunpoint 8211 police premium times nigeria

How staff members react to closure of Heritage Bank

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since 3 june when the cbn announced the closure of heritage bank many employees of the liquidated bank have expressed diverse feelings about it how staff members react to closure of heritage bank...

Finidi’s resignation good for Nigeria – Former FA Vice Chairman

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ologbese said the leadership of the nff seemed to be toying with the super eagles world cup qualification bid with the initial appointment of finidi finidi s resignation good for nigeria 8211...

Bad loans, controversial acquisition, other issues behind Heritage Bank’s liquidation

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according to the cbn the board and management of the bank have not been able to improve the bank s financial performance a situation which constitutes a threat to financial stability bad loans...

Police rescue three abducted children, arrest Catholic reverend sister

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the police said the children were reported to have been abducted in abia state on 10 may police rescue three abducted children arrest catholic reverend sister premium times nigeria

Army to deploy new 5,937 soldiers to fight banditry, secessionist agitation, others – COAS

premiumtimesng 2024-6-15

the army chief charged the soldiers not to disappoint the nigeria army and the country s expectations on them army to deploy new 5 937 soldiers to fight banditry secessionist agitation others coas...

Gunmen attack council headquarters in Anambra, raze vehicles

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police have confirmed the attack gunmen attack council headquarters in anambra raze vehicles premium times nigeria

Tinubu appoints new head of BPE

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the new appointee was the board chairman of the federal mortgage bank of nigeria fmbn and commissioner of finance in lagos state from 2013 to 2015 tinubu appoints new head of bpe premium times nigeria

AfDB appoints Nigerian as Director of African Development Institute

premiumtimesng 2024-6-15

mr ogunleye has significantly enhanced the institutional capacity building and fiduciary clinics which now consistently cover 20 country portfolios annually afdb appoints nigerian as director of...

Akande, Gawuna, others make new list of governing councils of universities, polytechnics

premiumtimesng 2024-6-15

the directive by mr tinubu that the former list be reviewed followed complaints of lopsidedness akande gawuna others make new list of governing councils of universities polytechnics premium times...

BREAKING: Nigeria’s inflation rate rises again

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the headline inflation rate in may was 2 14 per cent which was 0 15 per cent lower than the rate recorded in april 2 29 per cent breaking nigeria 8217 s inflation rate rises again premium times...

Blood donation in short supply in Nigeria, as minister calls for help

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according to who 2023 out of the 118 5 million blood donations collected globally 40 per cent are from high income countries blood donation in short supply in nigeria as minister calls for help...

Tinubu meets FBI director, calls for stronger collaboration to fight cybercrime, terrorism

premiumtimesng 2024-6-15

president tinubu described the visit of the fbi director in nigeria as a recognition of the enduring partnership between nigeria and the us in the fight against financial crimes and terrorism...

Football legends arrive Abuja for Charity Champions Cup

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

leading the star cast of legends is the arsenal quartet of emmanuel eboue robert pires sol campbell and the gangling kanu nwankwo who were all part of the unforgettable invincibles football legends...

VIDEO: Rescued underaged girls trafficked to Ghana for prostitution arrive Nigeria

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the girls were recently filmed narrating how they were trafficked to ghana from nigeria video rescued underaged girls trafficked to ghana for prostitution arrive nigeria premium times nigeria

Brain Drain: ‘Resist temptation to flee Nigeria’ – Shettima tells doctors

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

mr shettima commended the significant contributions and sacrifices of nigerian doctors in repositioning healthcare delivery brain drain 8216 resist temptation to flee nigeria 8217 8211 shettima...

Abia Assembly threatens to terminate contract with Innoson Motors

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innoson motors has reacted to the threat abia assembly threatens to terminate contract with innoson motors premium times nigeria

FG unveils additional 390 operatives to boost mining marshals

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the induction of the new operatives brings the total number of specially trained and kitted mining marshals deployed nationwide to 2 610 fg unveils additional 390 operatives to boost mining...

Two killed as Nigerian troops raid suspected IPOB camps

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the nigerian army said its troops killed the suspected ipob members during clearance operations in communities in abia state two killed as nigerian troops raid suspected ipob camps premium times...

Putin denounces G7 deal on frozen Russian assets

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

the g7 summit began on thursday in southern italy with a deal to lend ukraine 50 billion us dollars using the interest generated from frozen russian state assets putin denounces g7 deal on frozen...

Tinubu to observe Eid-el-Kabir in Lagos

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

the president will mark the occasion in prayers and reflection on advancing the transformation of nigeria in line with his renewed hope agenda the statement said tinubu to observe eid el kabir in...

20 years of African Lion military exercises: Enhancing readiness, strategic defence partnerships

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

ghana hosted key military training sessions to enhance information operations and civil military relations 20 years of african lion military exercises enhancing readiness strategic defence...

Democracy Day: Sanwo-Olu, CSOs extol Abiola’s virtues, protesters seek better life

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abiola was a good man who served humanity practised a welfarist agenda and was an indiscriminate philanthropist globally democracy day sanwo olu csos extol abiola s virtues protesters seek better...

Police parade six men who allegedly sell registered SIM cards to kidnappers in Abuja

premiumtimesng 2024-6-14

the suspects were arrested with over 1 000 sim cards police parade six men who allegedly sell registered sim cards to kidnappers in abuja premium times nigeria

Senate passes 25 bills in one year

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the senate also adopted 115 resolutions since its inauguration on 13 june senate passes 25 bills in one year premium times nigeria