U.S. can’t defend sexual assault claim against Nigerian lawmakers — Minister
The Nigerian foreign minister testified before a House of Representatives committee on Thursday.
Plateau Shooting: Death toll rises to 4, curfew imposed
PREMIUM TIMES has learnt more details of how the traditional ruler was murdered.
South Africa to appeal ‘shockingly lenient’ Pistorius sentence
Pistorius was sentenced in July to six years.
Court orders EFCC to pay N5 million damages to Fayose’s aide
The court granted bail to Abiodun Agbele.
Police I-G orders arrest of killers of Plateau monarch
Mr. Idris’ directive came as fresh violence erupted in the troubled state.
Rivers university student expelled for ‘speech and hearing challenges’ returns to school
The school and Jane Ottah’s family agreed to an out-of-court settlement.
“Presidential arms panel filled with ‘tainted’ investigators”
A group x-rays some members of the presidential panel.
Ribadu hails Buhari’s ‘political will’ in fight against corruption
The former EFCC chairman urges Nigerians to support the president.
Why Dogara sacked ally, Jibrin, as House Appropriation Committee Chair
Mr. Jibrin had been a key ally of Mr. Dogara, and played a prominent role in Mr. Dogara’s election as speaker.
‘Why Buhari appointed no ambassadorial nominees from Bayelsa, Taraba, others’
The Senate is prepared to start screening of the nominees.
Lagos Hijab: Court of Appeal to deliver judgement Thursday
The special panel of the Court of Appeal set up to hear the case had on May 27 reserved its judgement on the matter.
Senate calls on security agencies to check killings
Gunmen killed the 76-year-old Saf Ron-Kulere on Monday, on his way to Bokkos.
Why we want to impeach Gov. Yari — Zamfara Assembly
The lawmakers condemn the arrest of their Speaker, Deputy, Majority Whip by the SSS.
How Boko Haram forced me to watch my son beheaded – displaced Baga resident
This is the shocking tale of one brave woman’s escape from Boko Haram, and her struggles at an IDP camp in Maiduguri.
PREMIUM TIMES seeks Managing Editor
Premium Times seeks applications for the position of a Managing Editor. The position is full time and anticipated start date is September 1st 2016. Premium Times, established in 2011, is a Nigerian multimedia news content organisation based in Abuja with a vision to help strengthen Nigeria’s democracy, as well as assist in creating sustainable and […]