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Omoyele Sowore

VIDEO: How SSS invaded court premises whisked away Sowore

[youtube] The publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, on Friday accused the State Security Service of trying to kill him after his release on Thursday night.

Ifeanyi Ejiofor - IPOB

VIDEO: Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer speaks from hiding

A lawyer to Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Ifeanyi Ejiofor, who was declared wanted by the police on Tuesday has accused the police of attempting to assassinate him. Mr Ejiofor is also the lawyer to Nnamdi Kanu, the IPOB lawyer who fled Nigeria after being granted bail during trial. Mr…


VIDEO : INVESTIGATION: How child labour boosts milk production at FrieslandCampina in Nigeria

[youtube] Yusufa and Tijani are not the only child workers here. Mohammed Isah, 13, also works on the cattle farm at Osomo and several others also do in other parts of Oyo State, such as Fashola, Maya, Saki, and Alaga, where FrieslandCampina WAMCO, the Nigerian subsidiary of Dutch dairy giant Royal…

BBC Hausa - Fati Nijar and HRH Sirajo Jan Kado, Sarkin Hausawa of Europe

Singer Fati Nijar turbanned ‘queen of Hausa singers in Europe’

At a glamorous ceremony in Paris, on Saturday, the 'Sarkin Hausawa' of Europe, Sirajo Jan Kado, turbanned Kannywood female singer and actress as 'the Queen of Hausa singers in Europe.' The event which took place at the emir's palace in Paris also saw the turbaning of eight others. According to…

VIDEO: How APC thugs led by a Senator chased us from polling unit in Bayelsa – Protesting voters


10:09 am PU 008 WARD 04 UKWAJA Idah LGA kogi East. Total number of Reg voter: 630. Afolabi Omolara the INEC presiding officer said voting started 8 am. Asked if there were issues concerning the Card Readers. She said initially they had slight issues with it but after the machine was restated it began to work fine.

VIDEO: How political parties are inducing voters with money at Lokoja Polling Unit – Voters


Seriake Dickson

BayelsaDecides: ” No election in Southern Ijaw” – Governor Dickson


Protesters - Revolutionary Tunde @IsaacOgunmoyole

VIDEO: Man presumed to be Buhari booed in London

Over a dozen people gathered at the Abuja House in London to boo a Nigerian official they believed to be President Muhammadu Buhari. The protesters gathered in front of the building to boo the official who was driven in a black painted car with a Nigerian diplomatic plate number (FGN1).…

The protesters

VIDEO: SSS officers shoot to disperses unarmed peaceful protesters

Despite video and photo evidence of its officers' brutality against protesters and journalists on Tuesday, the State Security Service has claimed it conducted itself as a "professional and responsible organisation." Peter Afunanya, a spokesperson for the SSS, said in an email Wednesday afternoon that operatives initially allowed the protesters to…

Rahama Sadau and Fati Washa

KANNYWOOD: Sadau, Washa win big at Africa Films Award in London

Kannywood top actresses, Rahama Sadau and Fati Washa, were some of the winners from the Hausa movie industry on Saturday at the 23 Africa Films Award 2019 in London. The annual event took place at the Old Town Hall, the Broadway, Stratford, London. Washa won the best actress award in…

Peter Obi on Supreme court Judgement

VIDEO: Peter Obi reacts to Supreme Court judgement

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. The apex court announced the decision on Wednesday, hours after it commenced the hearing of the appeal. The Supreme Court panel, led by Chief…

40 years old Yagana Bante from Gasaki community

VIDEO: Despite health risks, firewood use still thrives in Nigerian communities

Though Nigeria ratified the Paris agreement on climate change in 2017, the country still grapples with the challenge of women and children suffering from the effect of constant use of firewood and charcoal. The International Centre for Energy, Environment, and Development (ICEED) said 93,000 Nigerians die annually as a result…

KANNYWOOD: Zango pays N47 million for secondary education of 101 orphans

Kannywood actor and singer Adam Zango has paid a private secondary school in Zaria, Kaduna State about N47 million to sponsor 101 orphans and less-privileged children in the school. The management of the school confirmed that Mr Zango paid N46,714,520 for the students who are in senior secondary 1 to…

Abandoned Kombili- Daika bridge

VIDEO: Unexecuted, abandoned N224 million constituency projects in Plateau

Life in Kombili village in Mangu LGA is not an easy one. The people have no source of drinking water but wells serve as their fountain of life. They have no electricity but make use of battery-powered torchlights and kerosene lanterns. They have very poor road networks and would have…

Kannywood: Ali Nuhu honoured in India

Kannywood actor and producer, Ali Nuhu, has been honoured by Northern Nigerian students studying in India. Ali Nuhu was invited by the students groups to join in the celebrations of the Hausa annual cultural day in India. The actor, who was present at the event, was decorated with Indian costumes…

Aisha Buhari

How Mamman Daura’s family blocked me from Aso Rock apartment — Aisha Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari's wife, Aisha, has given a rare insight into the power struggles at the State House, with details of how husband's relatives physically confronted her. In an interview with BBC Hausa, Mrs Buhari confirmed the authenticity of a video that circulated online last week, saying she was the…

Mansura Isah and Sani Danja

KANNYWOOD: Why I set up NGO – Actress Mansurah

Mansurah Isa is a household name in the Kannywood movie Industry. Not just for her intriguing presence but also as the wife of Nigeria’s top actor and singer, Sani Danja. Mansurah who juggles as a film producer and a humanitarian spoke on why she set up an NGO to cater…

Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo; Photo credits: Desert Herald

I don’t own shares in Kaduna Electricity Company – Former VP, Sambo

Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo, has described as ‘total falsehood and fallacy’ a story linking him to ownership of Kaduna Electric Power Distribution Company of Nigeria (KAEDCO). In a statement personally signed by Mr Sambo and made available to PREMIUM TIMES by his media aide, Ahmed Maiyaki, he denied any…

Why I left Kannywood – Adam Zango

Popular Hausa film actor/producer Adam Zango has given reasons why he left the Kannywood movie industry. In a nine-minutes video post on his Instagram page, Zango said his colleagues were envious of his success. He also denied that he was recruiting underage girls to feature in his new movie ‘Sabon…

Mo Ibrahim

VIDEO: Bill Gates, Mo Ibrahim, Dangote discuss climate change on Africa

African head of states and business leaders met on Monday to chart a way forward for the development of the African continent. The event, Future Africa Forum, held in New York. It was organised by the Africa Centre, a not-for-profit institution focused on tackling historical stereotype around the African continent.…

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna govt speaks on new kidnappings

The Kaduna State government has debunked reports on social media platforms that bandits kidnapped 13 persons on Abuja-Kaduna highway on Monday. In a statement signed by the Kaduna commissioner of Homeland and Internal Security, Samuel Aruwan, on Tuesday, the state denied the rumour. Mr Aruwan said the abduction took place…

Maryam Yahaya

Kannywood actress debunks death rumours

Kannywood actress Maryam Yahaya has debunked rumours that she is dead. Maryam made this known to the public in a video post on her Instagram page on Friday. She also said at no point was she sick in recent time. Maryam said “I read on social media pages that I…

Mahmood Yakubu - INEC Chairman

VIDEO: How Buhari’s refusal to sign electoral amendment bill affected 2019 elections – INEC Chairman

" We were far too busy with so many things during the election to worry about matters that we have no control over. Amendment of the electoral framework is entirely for the Executive and the National Assembly. But we proceeded in the knowledge that there was legal backing because we…

Nigeria Police officers are working with the military to counter insurgency.

Armed men in military uniform kidnap six people – Police

The police have confirmed the kidnap of six persons in Rijana village along Kaduna-Abuja expressway. The Kaduna police spokesperson, Yakubu Sabo, said the kidnap occurred on September 7. Mr Sabo said the armed persons wore military uniform to commit the act. He said two of the victims were however abandoned…

KANNYWOOD: Adam Zango plans to release films only on YouTube

To beat the menace of film piracy in Nigeria, Kannywood actor and producer Adam Zango says he will now be releasing his new films only through his YouTube channel. In a video post on his Instagram page, Zango said his new movie, Gudun Mutuwa, will be released on October 10…