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Car Skid

VIDEO: Two hospitalised as car falls off Abuja bridge

An unidentified driver and a passenger escaped death on Wednesday when a car they were travelling in fell off a bridge in Abuja. The vehicle missed the Jabi Lake by a few inches. The accident occurred at about 10.am along the busy Shehu Yar’Adua Expressway opposite the Jabi Lake Mall.…

Milestones Pages

VIDEO: MILESTONES: Ndoma-Egba reaps APC reward, medicinal plant man takes charge at OAU

These are are the key social events we saw last week https://youtu.be/KsscVpuNA0s

awards

Kannywood: Yakubu Mohammed, Hannatu Bashar, five others bag awards in Lagos

Kannywood actress, Hannatu Bashar, has won the best promising act award, Kannywood Category, in the just concluded City People Entertainment Awards. The award ceremony, which is an annual event, was held in Lagos on Sunday and was fully attended by film and music celebrities from Nigeria and Ghana. [caption id="attachment_207496"…

Binta Gbinije

VIDEO: How to impart money saving skills in your child, by Binta Gbinije

Binta Max-Gbinijie, Chief Executive Officer Stanbic IBTC Trustees spoke on the topic 'Money, Values and Children' at PREMIUM TIMES’ Abuja dialogue session on parenting for Nation Building on July 9, 2016. Mrs. Gbinije says, “It’s key that children and teenagers know how important it is to spend wisely”. https://youtu.be/MznV0v6gWOQ

Betting

As poverty, unemployment grows, more Nigerians turn to football betting

Blaise Thompson regularly reads up his favourite betting website, before leaving his home at Sunny Vale Estate, in Abuja, to stake between N2, 000 and N10, 000 a week, at a nearby outlet. If there are varieties of top football teams against weaker sides, Mr. Thompson said, he can wager…

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VIDEO: MILESTONES: Key social events that captured our attention last week

Hadiza Bala Usman, one of the initiators of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign group and former Chief of Staff to Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, was on Monday, July 11, appointed Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) by President Muhammadu Buhari. https://youtu.be/kiZhoRpAEPc

Hadiza El-Rufai

VIDEO: Six ways to raise a good child – Hadiza El-Rufai

Mrs. El-Rufai says the way children turn out in the end is not dependent on parenting but on DNA make-up, as well as the behaviour of their parents. Hadiza spoke on the topic'Parenting by Example' at PREMIUM TIMES’ Abuja dialogue session on parenting for Nation Building on July 9, 2016.…

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Kannywood: Nigeria to establish world-class film village in Kano

The Nigerian government will establish a world-class film village in Kano, with a view to standardizing local film production and creation of jobs. Speaking at an interactive session with Kannywood film practitioners in Kano on Thursday, lead promoter of the project and a member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin…

Pastor Elisha

VIDEO: How my wife Eunice was killed – Pastor Olawale Elisha

Olawale Elisha, husband of Eunice Elisha, who was killed while preaching early Saturday in Abuja, has shared more details of how his wife of 16 years and mother of seven children was brutally hacked to death in our nation’s capital. https://youtu.be/36c_qEiXLKY

Femi Gbajabiamila

VIDEO: Two reasons people believe law makers don’t attend plenaries – Femi Gbajabiamila

The Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, in this interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ Festus Owete, Mohammed Lere and Hassan Adebayo, speaks on his defeat in the race for Speaker, why Nigerians are not sympathetic to lawmakers, the huge salaries and allowances earned by the lawmakers and other issues.…

Milestones Page

VIDEO: MILESTONES: Governors lose in-law, church honours Iwu, Bukky Ajayi breaks hearts

These are the social events that captured our attention last week. https://youtu.be/xJYNQcE4FT0

Sarkin Kano

VIDEO: Kano Durbar – Hawan Daushe

The Kano emirate Council on Thursday held the traditional Hawan Daushe Durbar as part of activities marking the Eid el Fitr Sallah celebrations in Kano. The event which held at the outer court of the Emir of Palace in Kano was graced by thousands of the city’s residents and it…

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VIDEO:MILESTONES: The social events that captured our attention last week

Ajibola Ogunshola, former Chairman of Punch Nigeria Limited, was on Thursday, June 30, honoured with the fellowship of the Nigerian Mathematical Society (NMS). https://youtu.be/XhT-o_-jGzw

Gbajabiamila

Why National Assembly budgets, lawmakers’ pay should be made public — Gbajabiamila

The Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, in this interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ Festus Owete and Hassan Adebayo, speaks on his defeat in the race for Speaker, why Nigerians are not sympathetic to lawmakers, the huge salaries and allowances earned by the lawmakers and other issues. https://youtu.be/wWz1wWPSDLs

Femi Gbajabiamila

INTERVIEW: Why National Assembly budgets, lawmakers’ pay should be made public — Gbajabiamila

The Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, in this interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ Festus Owete, Mohammed Lere and Hassan Adebayo, speaks on his defeat in the race for Speaker, why Nigerians are not sympathetic to lawmakers, the huge salaries and allowances earned by the lawmakers and other issues.…

EID-EL-FITIR

Nigeria declares July 5, 6 public holidays

The Nigerian government has declared Tuesday, July 5, and Wednesday, July 6, as public holidays to celebrate the Muslim festival, Eid-el Fitri. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, announced the holiday in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. The statement was signed by the Permanent Secretary in the…

PARENTING

VIDEO: Why men, women must partner in raising children — Kolade, others

“When parents begin to have more than one child, there’s certain concept of behaviour. Every Child is inclined to seize the best part of anything to share. You have to teach them why it’s important to share. Sharing means you have to give up something." Christopher Kolade https://youtu.be/chWMJgkeAa4

Adam Zango

Zango’s new album, Mailaya, makes waves in Kannywood

Adam Zango’s musical album, Mailaya, is the most patronized musical album in northern Nigeria’s musical market, since Naziru Ahmed’s “Sardaunan Dutse Musical Album” four years ago, the industry’s marketers say. A major marketer in Kawo market, Kaduna, Haruna Maikaset, said he has distributed more than 40,000 copies of the records…

Milestones

VIDEO: MILESTONES: The social events that captured our attention in the past week.

Ogenyi Onazi 'scores', Ambode rejoices, Otufodunrin garlanded, and other events that caught our attention last week. https://youtu.be/FFEt64W-wkQ

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Father’s Day: Nigerian fathers speak on their next of kin

Nigerians on Sunday join the rest of the world today to celebrate the 2016 Father’s day. The Father’s day, observed in the third Sunday of every June, is celebrated to salute and honour fathers and father figures who have influenced a person's life. It was created to complement Mother's Day.…

Ben Akabueze, Director General, Budget Office

VIDEO: MILESTONES: Keshi, Amodu bid us farewell, Akabueze, Abdullahi switch roles

Ben Akabueze, former Special Adviser to the President on Planning, was appointed Director General of the Budget Office of the Federation. https://youtu.be/ae2sw8TCqjk

Francis

New deadly gang emerges in Kaduna, terrorizes residents

The Kaduna State Police Command has stepped up security following attacks on the residents of the state by a new deadly group called “Yan Shara”. The spokesperson of the command, Abubakar Zubair, stated this in an interview with PREMIUM TIMES on Saturday. Yan Shara, which means “Sweepers” in Hausa Language,…

Pink fluer

INTERVIEW: ‘How I started fashion design in Kannywood’

As the Kannywood movie industry grows, so is its production and behind-the-scenes, which include costuming and make-ups. For the first time in the industry, a professional cloth designer was hired to design costumes for an up-coming Sadau Pictures’ movie, Rariya. PREMIUM TIMES spoke to the designer, Zainab Salihijo. PT: How…

EFCC Operatives

Two ex-ministers in EFCC net over $115 million Diezani Cash

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday grilled two former ministers -- Mohammed Wakil, a former Minister of Power and Abdu Bulama, a former Minister of Science and Technology over the $115 million public fund allegedly deployed for the 2015 general election by former petroleum minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke.…

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Shehu Sani, Baba-Ahmed, others form new APC group

Kaduna senator, Shehu Sani, and other key members of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, have announced the formation of a new group within the party. The group is named APC Akida. Akida, an Hausa word, means “our Interest”. Kaduna APC has been dogged by internal strife for…