BREAKING: Finally, Gambia’s Jammeh ‘agrees to step down’
Mr. Jammeh is writing a statement to step down.
BREAKING: Donald Trump sworn-in as 45th U.S. President
“We will face challenges, we will confront hardships, but we will get the job done,” President Trump said in his inauguration speech.
LIVE UPDATE: Donald Trump assumes office as U.S. President
Mr. Trump takes over from President Barrack Obama.
N300 million fraud: Trial of ex-NIMASA boss postponed to January 24
The court admitted them to a bail in the sum of N5 million each with two sureties each in like sum.
IDP camp bombing: Death toll could be as many as 170 — MSF
MSF says it will investigate the claims.
Outrage as PREMIUM TIMES journalists return to police station after arrests
Nigerians react in anger following the raid and arrests.
Gambia: ECOWAS troops halt advancement, give Jammeh till noon to leave country
Gambian soldiers refused to fight their ECOWAS counterparts on Thursday.
Nigerian Police bow to pressure, release detained PREMIUM TIMES journalists
The journalists were released on bail.
Nigerian Police detain PREMIUM TIMES publisher, journalist on ‘orders from above’
Police raided the newspaper’s office before the arrests on Thursday.
Nigerian Senate debates troops deployment to Gambia
Some lawmakers chastised President Buhari for not consulting the Senate before the deployment.
How Nigerian Supreme Court judge accused of corruption paid me N313 million cash – Witness
The witness said the payment was for houses he built for the judge.
Buhari writes National Assembly, makes Osinbajo Acting President for third time
Mr. Osinbajo will act as Nigeria’s President from January 23 to February 6.
Gambia: Jammeh’s lawyer flees, asks him to step down
President-elect Adama Barrow was scheduled to be inaugurated on Thursday.
IDP Camp Bombing: Sad, unfortunate, but not unique – Borno Governor
“As bad as the incident was, nobody tried to hide it, nobody tried to sweep it under the carpet,” the governor said.
Nigerian govt confirms deployment of fighter jets, soldiers to Gambia
At least 200 Nigerian soldiers have arrived Senegal for the mission.
Senegal moves troops near Gambia as Jammeh remains defiant
Yahya Jammeh insists he will not quit as Gambia’s President.
IDP Camp Bombing: UN, Red Cross, UNICEF, others react
The UN called on the Nigerian government to ensure a thorough probe of the attack.
IDP Camp Bombing: Ministers, service chiefs arrive Maiduguri
At least 52 persons were killed on Tuesday when an Air Force jet mistakenly targeted an IDP camp.
Senate approves Buhari’s fiscal plans it once rejected as ’empty’
The Senate is prepared to consider the 2017 budget.
Future starts tomorrow, President-elect Barrow tells Gambians
Mr. Barrow was scheduled to be sworn in as Gambian President on Thursday.
Judge adjourns sentencing of fuel subsidy convicts to January 26
The convicts defrauded the federal government of hundreds of millions of naira.