How I will end insecurity in Katsina – Governor-elect

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mr radda said his administration would prioritise fighting insecurity how i will end insecurity in katsina 8211 governor elect premium times nigeria

CSOs review anti-corruption fight under Buhari’s administration

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the efcc chairman who was represented by the lagos zonal commander michael wetkas said the agency is always willing to partner csos in the fight against corruption csos review anti corruption fight...

ICPC arraigns prison official for job racketeering

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the icpc accused the prison official of collecting n800 000 from a couple for two job slots at the federal university lafia when he knew the claim to be false icpc arraigns prison official for job...

Timipre Sylva resigns as minister of state for petroleum resources

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mr sylva is expected to contest the governorship election in bayelsa state timipre sylva resigns as minister of state for petroleum resources premium times nigeria

Why Ikare Akoko Central Mosque will remain closed – Ondo govt

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ondo state government shut the ikare akoko mosque in october following violent clashes resulting from a dispute over the leadership of the mosque why ikare akoko central mosque will remain closed...

2023 Mock UTME: Candidates lament hitches as JAMB promises to reschedule tests

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the examination body however said it would reschedule the tests for affected candidates at no cost to them 2023 mock utme candidates lament hitches as jamb promises to reschedule tests premium...

Why PDP lost governorship election in Abia – Gov Ikpeazu

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the governor also lost his bid for the senate why pdp lost governorship election in abia gov ikpeazu premium times nigeria

UBA’s annual profit climbs 43% to N170 billion

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uba announced a cash plan involving a final dividend per share of n0 90 for shareholders whose names appear in the company s register of members at the close of business on 14 april uba s annual...

Benue PDP suspends officials over Ayu’s suspension

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mr ayu s suspension was announced on 26 march by the local chapter of the pdp in his igyorov ward of gboko local government area of benue state benue pdp suspends officials over ayu s suspension...

Motorcyclist shot by Amotekun appeals to Ondo governor to pay N30m judgement sum

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amotekun men shot the motorcyclist in the araromi area of akure the ondo state capital on 9 august 2021 leading to the amputation of his left leg about a month after motorcyclist shot by amotekun...

JAMB’s mock examination experiences “hitches” in Ekiti

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some parents who took their wards for the batch a examination in most centres had to wait till 5 p m whereas they had thought that the examination would be over 9 a m jamb 8217 s mock examination...

“Little Englanders” and the rest of us, By Tunde Akanni

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agba o ni tan l orile by the special grace of allah but for the timely intervention of nigeria s ageless gift to the world professor wole soyinka oxford and cambridge universities and other...

JUST IN: Gov Ikpeazu sacks several aides

premiumtimesng 2023-3-31

the commissioners are not affected by the sack just in gov ikpeazu sacks several aides premium times nigeria

Jigawa governor receives 60 Chinese-trained medical doctors

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

the governor directed that 32 of the doctors be employed immediately jigawa governor receives 60 chinese trained medical doctors premium times nigeria

Reps approve Buhari’s request for establishment of 10 National Parks

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

mr buhari had on 16 november 2022 signed a declaration order for 10 parks across nigeria as national parks reps approve buhari s request for establishment of 10 national parks premium times nigeria

Code of Conduct Bureau invites Keyamo over petition against Atiku

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

mr keyamo had in a petition filed in january called on ccb and other anti corruption agencies to investigate the corruption allegations levelled against atiku by a former aide michael achimugu code...

Peace Corps Bill: Reps adopt conference committee report

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

the senate and the house had in december 2022 set up a conference committee to harmonise the differences in the versions of the peace corps bill peace corps bill reps adopt conference committee...

FACT CHECK: Has INEC uploaded results of National Assembly elections on IReV as claimed?

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

the presidential election was held on the same day as federal legislative elections across nigeria fact check has inec uploaded results of national assembly elections on irev as claimed premium...

Oando’s core investor set to take company private, offers minority shareholders 58% premium

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

shares in the company jumped by roughly 10 per cent to n5 40 per unit at 11 13 wat in lagos thursday oando s core investor set to take company private offers minority shareholders 58 premium...

FG used military to rig election in favour of PDP to punish me for challenging its new naira policy – Zamfara governor

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

he said at least fifty soldiers were sent to every polling unit to rig the election in favour of pdp fg used military to rig election in favour of pdp to punish me for challenging its new naira...

Global economy’s “speed limit” set to fall to three-decade low – World Bank

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

for developing economies the decline will be equally steep from 6 per cent a year between 2000 and 2010 to 4 per cent a year over the remainder of this decade the report said global economy s speed...

Bayelsa Guber: Follow Electoral Act, group cautions APC NWC

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

this position is coming on the heels of an allegation that the minister of state for petroleum timipre sylva has been cleared by the apc screening committee to contest the election bayelsa guber...

FEC approves N41bn for construction of centre of excellence, hospital in Rivers

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

environment minister says the centre will facilitate an efficient and cost effective approach to contamination management and environmental restoration as well as provide training on environmental...

Buhari approves appointment of 6 new perm secretaries

premiumtimesng 2023-3-30

the six new permanent secretaries were appointed following the recently conducted selection process buhari approves appointment of 6 new perm secretaries premium times nigeria

Court orders Ondo govt to pay N30 million to motorcyclist shot by Amotekun

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the motorcyclist had told the court that amotekun men shot at him in akure the ondo state capital on 9 august 2021 leading to the amputation of his left leg about a month after court orders ondo...

EFCC arraigns former vice-chancellor, bursar for N1 billion fraud

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the former vice chancellor and bursar pleaded not guilty to the n1 billion money laundering charges in court on wednesday efcc arraigns former vice chancellor bursar for n1 billion fraud premium...

Otedola urges incoming administration to tackle power challenges

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

mr otedola stated that the nigerian government still has idle power plants that were built some ten years ago otedola urges incoming administration to tackle power challenges premium times nigeria

BREAKING: SSS warns of plot to instal illegal interim govt in Nigeria

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the sss said the planners have weighed various options which include among others sponsoring endless violent mass protests in major cities to warrant a declaration of a state of emergency breaking...

Jigawa Rep joins race for House Speakership

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

makki yalleman said if elected he will carry everybody along irrespective of political parties religion ethnic and language differences jigawa rep joins race for house speakership premium times...

APC felicitates Tinubu at 71

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the apc said as a democrat and true progressive mr tinubu has built bridges that transcend ethnic religious and political boundaries apc felicitates tinubu at 71 premium times nigeria

How we’ll address corruption, indiscipline in Nigeria Police – PSC Chairman Arase

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

every policeman was a civilian and will return to civilian life after retirement as i have since i retired some seven years ago how we 8217 ll address corruption indiscipline in nigeria police 8211...

Zenith Bank’s annual profit drops despite record N946bn revenue

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the rate at which the net profit of nigeria s biggest bank by market value failed to keep pace with that of revenue as record inflation levels in the country pushed costs steeply up zenith bank s...

Police rescue abducted 10-year-old in Nsukka

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the police say the abductors wore masks and were armed police rescue abducted 10 year old in nsukka premium times nigeria

Liberia: Ex-Ulimo fighter tells court he refused bribe from Hassan Bility “to testify against Massaquoi”

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

there is no shortage of victims of witnesses in liberia witness l 1 accusation is an insult to victims of the liberian civil crisis liberia ex ulimo fighter tells court he refused bribe from hassan...

Women in Agriculture: My struggle with land, funding, other issues — Samanptha Okoligbo

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

samanptha okoligb a young farmer speaks about her struggles as a woman in the agricultural sector in nigeria women in agriculture my struggle with land funding other issues samanptha okoligbo...

NLC, TUC extend ultimatum to CBN to end cash crunch

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the two organisations had earlier threatened to picket all branches of the cbn beginning from 29 march nlc tuc extend ultimatum to cbn to end cash crunch premium times nigeria

Customs Service seizes fake drugs, vegetable oil at Onne Port

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

the customs also seizes a 20ft container of machetes customs service seizes fake drugs vegetable oil at onne port premium times nigeria

Orji Kalu visits Buhari, canvasses zoning of Senate Presidency to South-east

premiumtimesng 2023-3-29

mr kalu said though the south east might not have voted for bola tinubu at the recently concluded presidential election making him the senate president would bring peace and honour to the country...

Labour Party reduces nomination fee for Kogi, Imo, Bayelsa elections to N15m

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

the lp said it reached the decision after consulting with the party s national leader and the presidential candidate of the party peter obi labour party reduces nomination fee for kogi imo bayelsa...

Nigerian govt says transition on course as Tinubu nominates Bagudu, Edun into presidential council

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

the secretary to the government of the federation boss mustapha says president muhammadu buhari will not spend a day extra after the 29 may to handover power to the incoming administration nigerian...

Subsidy removal will push fuel prices to N750 per litre – Marketers

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

government s strategy must be issue based and not confrontational an expert said subsidy removal will push fuel prices to n750 per litre 8211 marketers premium times nigeria

Reps approve change of lender for $973 million Kaduna-Zaria-Kano rail line

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

the lawmakers adopted a motion replacing the china exim bank with china development bank as the financier of the rail line reps approve change of lender for 973 million kaduna zaria kano rail line...

Lassa Fever: Nigeria records 784 confirmed cases, 142 deaths in three months

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

the ncdc said that 71 per cent of all new confirmed lassa fever cases were reported from ondo edo and bauchi lassa fever nigeria records 784 confirmed cases 142 deaths in three months premium times...

BREAKING: PDP replaces Ayu as national chairman

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

the pdp appointed its deputy national chairman north umar damagum as the acting national chairman breaking pdp replaces ayu as national chairman premium times nigeria

BREAKING: Fire erupts in Lagos market

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

firefighters from the united bank of africa are also helping the state s operatives to combat the fire breaking fire erupts in lagos market premium times nigeria

Naira weakens at official market

premiumtimesng 2023-3-28

naira declined to n461 50 on the spot market on monday naira weakens at official market premium times nigeria

Court stops Gombe government, police from arresting journalist

premiumtimesng 2023-3-27

the court says the threat to arrest the publisher is a breach of his human rights court stops gombe government police from arresting journalist premium times nigeria

Court restrains Ayu from acting as PDP Chairman

premiumtimesng 2023-3-27

the court order came barely 24 hours after the executive committee of the pdp at mr ayu s ward igyorov ward in benue state suspended him court restrains ayu from acting as pdp chairman premium...

Ayu reacts to suspension, says it’s “exercise in futility”

premiumtimesng 2023-3-27

the purported suspension is therefore an exercise in futility as it derives its strength majorly from gross illiteracy ignorance gambling and desperation it has only mischief drama and propaganda...

Why I’ll not want to be addressed as “His Excellency” — Katsina Governor-elect

premiumtimesng 2023-3-27

i don t like the word excellency because one can only be called an excellency after the administration has ended at that time people will determine whether i am excellent or not why i ll not want...