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House fracas

NASS Crisis: We stand by our list of principal officers — APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned what transpired at both chambers of the National Assembly on Thursday in Abuja. In a statement issued by the party's National Secretary, Mala Buni, APC said the party stood by the lists sent to the Senate President and the Speaker of the House…

House fight

Video: House of Representatives rowdy session over principal offices

Some members of the All Progressives Congress in the House of Representatives have vowed to ensure the position of the party on the choice of principal officers in the House, prevails. Explaining the reason for rancorous session, Nasiru Daura, Katsina State, who spoke on behalf of the lawmakers loyal to…

Nasir El-Rufai

El-Rufai condemns Kaduna gang fight, directs prosecution of culprits

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned a gang fight that occurred in Ungwan Rimi area of the state. A notorious gang popularly known as (Yan Daba) attacked each other at Unguwan Rimi area in the late hours of Monday and early hours of Tuesday and left one person…

President Muhammadu Buhari on Day One at Presidential Villa

PHOTO NEWS: President Buhari’s first day in Aso Rock

Today is President Muhammadu's Buhari's first working day in Aso Rock, as Nigeria's presidential palace is called. Mr. Buhari had since his inauguration on May 29 operated out of a temporary office in Defence House, in the Maitama District of Abuja. On Sunday, the president slept in Aso Rock for…

Aliko Arsenal

Arsenal FC will be mine soon –Dangote

Nigerian business magnet, Aliko Dangote, has said that he will soon acquire London based Premiership club, Arsenal FC. He made this known in an interview with BBC Hausa service on Tuesday. He said he will have enough time and resources to buy the club after he finishes building his refinery…

Adam Zango

Nafisa Abdullahi confirms romance with Adam Zango

Kannywood actress, Nafisa Abdullahi, has confirmed her relationship with Adam Zango, saying she can no longer deny her love for him. Ms. Abdullahi, on her Instagram page under a picture of Mr. Zango, wrote she did not care what people would say about them but only hoped and prayed the…

Flying Eagles

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015: Video highlights of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles matches

The Nigerian Flying Eagles were eliminated from the ongoing FIFA U-20 tournament in New Zealand after they lost 0-1 to Germany in the round of 16. In the group stage of the tournament, the Flying Eagles played in Group E. They lost 2-4 to Brazil in their first match, then…

Market Kaduna

Ramadan: Prices of food items rise in Kaduna, Zaria, others

Ahead of the annual Muslim fasting ritual which is expected to begin on Thursday, prices of food stuff and commodities have skyrocketed in markets around Kaduna metropolis and neighbouring towns. A visit to some of the markets by PREMIUM TIMES reporter showed that prices of food stuff doubled and some…

Wassh Waziri

Kannywood producers, promoters blame piracy for decline in movies production

Some Kannywood producers and promoters have blamed the recent decline in the number of movies released by the industry on piracy. A producer and actor, Wassh Waziri, said although measures are being taken to curtail the menace of piracy, the menace was still on-going at an alarming rate. “Let me…

Chuck Blazer

Fifa official, Chuck Blazer, admits receiving bribes

A former Fifa top official, Chuck Blazer, has admitted that he and others on the executive committee agreed to take bribes in connection with the choice of South Africa as 2010 World Cup hosts. Mr. Blazer was the second highest official in Fifa’s North and Central American and Caribbean region…

L-R: Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh and other service chiefs

Video: Stars on their shoulders. Blood on their hands: War crimes committed by the Nigerian military – Amnesty International

A report released Wednesday titled: Stars on their shoulders. Blood on their hands: War crimes committed by the Nigerian military, AI alleged that over 7,000 men and boys suspected to be member of the Boko Haram have died in military detention since March 2011, and more than 1,200 others have…

Nasir El-Rufai

El-Rufai dissolves parastatals, agencies, LGAs

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has ordered the dissolution of all boards of government parastatals, agencies and councils of local government areas. In a statement by the secretary to the state government, Balarabe Abbas, Wednesday, the government also relieved all political appointees, including chief executives who were not civil servants,…

Muhammadu Buhari taking oath of office in Abuja

“I belong to everybody and I belong to nobody” – Pres. Muhammadu Buhari Inaugural Speech

"A few people have privately voiced fears that on coming back to office I shall go after them. These fears are groundless. There will be no paying off old scores. The past is prologue," -- Muhammadu Buhari.

Buhari taking oath of office

Nigeria2015 Transition: History is made as Buhari Takes Over – Inauguration Parade

This is the first democratic transfer of power from one political party to another in Nigeria’s history.

Buni TV 2

Buni TV: ‘Aso Villa to Otouke’ by Jonathan

A comical musical remix of Akon's 'Ghetto' by Goodluck Jonathan

Keeping it Real with Adeola

Keeping It Real With Adeola – Nigerian Lawmakers Made N600 Billion In Four Years

This week on Keeping It Real, Adeola wonders what took Ben Bruce so long to send out aluta tweets! Also, Nigerian lawmakers passed only 106 bills in four years, despite earning 600 billion Naira.

Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna governor-elect, El-Rufai, appoints SSG, others

Ahead of his inauguration as Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai on Wednesday announced the appointments of key officials in his incoming government. Mr. El-Rufai, in a statement he personally signed, named Balarabe Lawal as Secretary to the State Government. He also appointed Salisu Suleiman his Principal Private Secretary, while Abu…


Real Madrid sacks coach

Spanish football giant, Real Madrid, has sacked its coach, Carlos Ancelotti, for not winning a single trophy this season. Ancelotti led the club to victory in the Spanish Cup before claiming the club's 10th European Cup in the 2013/2014 football season. This season, Ancelotti’s Real was knocked out by Juventus…


Patience Jonathan’s “There is God” video Nigeria’s most viewed YouTube clip ever – Google

The First Lady’s video was widely viewed at a time the international community was fixed on Nigeria’s response to the Chibok abductions.

Nasir El-Rufai

El-Rufai Vows To Punish Theft Of N2.744b SURE-P Funds

Kaduna State Governor-Elect, Nasir El-Rufai,​ on Monday cautioned against the attempt by ​an​ ​alleged ​outgoing Kaduna state government to secure approval to spend N2.744 billion SURE-P funds. The government has put pressure on the Kaduna State House of Assembly for the spending approval, barely two weeks to the end of…


In Kannywood, ​Bosho, Naburaska, ​Sana’a likely replacement for Ibro​

Comic actor, Rabilu Musa (Ibro), was a sensation in the Kannywood movie industry. He is said to be the most featured in Kannymood movies​. ​ Ibro also starred alongside actors from Nollywood, Nkem Owoh and John Okafor, in the 2014 Kannywood/Nollywood crossover movies, Maja and Oga Abuja. His roles in…

La liga

La Liga strike suspended, league to resume weekend

The feud between the Spanish ​F​ootball ​A​ssociation, La Liga, and the Spanish football union, AFE, over TV rights has been suspended. A Spanish court siting in Madrid, Thursday, suspended the planned strike by footballers in protest against a new TV rights law, which threatened to shut down the country's top…


Keeping It Real With Adeola – NNPC & The Missing $20 Billion

This week on Keeping It Real, President Jonathan orders the release of NNPC audit, but the report fails to explain the missing $20 billion.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

Obasanjo Foundation sacks trustee implicated in money laundering deal; reports her to London Police

The Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation on Friday said it has fired a member of its Board of Trustees, Anne Welsh, following shocking reports that she plotted to help some Lebanese businessmen to launder millions of dollars. A new video obtained by SaharaReporters and published Thursday suggested Mrs. Welsh “operated a well-oiled…

La liga

Spanish La Liga suspended over TV rights

​T​he Spanish football federation says it is suspending indefinitely all end-of-season games as a result of disputes with the government, including ​a row ​over TV rights. A federation statement said it was also unhappy with receiving only 4.5 per cent of pools revenue, though it said it was still open…