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PREMIUM TIMES journalist wins 2015 African Fact-Checking Awards
Mr. Ezeamalu won the award with his report that debunked claims made about legislation on the age of sexual consent in Nigeria.
SPECIAL REPORT: Inside Boko Haram’s routes of death, destruction and humanitarian crises
This is a moving story detailing a dangerous journey through Boko Haram’s deadly dens.
Nigerian Army dismisses, jails Army General for losing equipment to Boko Haram
Mr. Falana told PREMIUM TIMES Friday morning his team was reviewing the judgment, which he described as contradictory.
How Kogi attack, Maiduguri bomb blasts happened– Nigerian Army
Troops ambushed militants who attacked a military location last week.
ICPC arraigns Niger Delta ministry’s ex-finance director, 4 others over N715m fraud
They were arraigned on a 41-count charge which centred on conspiracy, forgery and fraud.
INVESTIGATION: Jonathan, Alison-Madueke, Tunde Ayeni, named in fraudulent oil contracts that cost Nigeria billions
How much service the companies offered to pocket that amount remains unclear even to the state oil company, insiders say.
SSS arrests 10 major Boko Haram leaders in Lagos, Enugu
“The arrest of these confessed terrorist elements has however helped in no small measure to avert devastating attacks in the area.”
Boko Haram:58,000 Nigerian refugees in Cameroon, Chad, Niger
Cameroon hosts 40,366 Nigerian refugees.
Jonathan, Alison-Madueke, CSO Obuah in trouble over $6.9million ‘mobile stage’ scandal
The scandal indicates how former president allegedly used unremitted NNPC funds on bogus contracts.
Nigeria MDGs office deletes project tracker from website after PREMIUM TIMES borehole story
The office spent N154 million to construct a single borehole that should go for less than N10 million.
PHOTO NEWS: Nigerian Army uncovers major bomb-making factory
Photos show images of a ‘bomb factory’ captured by the Nigerian Army.
Police IG: Hospitals free to treat all accident, gunshot victims
Police say safety of all Nigerians is a collaborative effort of all.
What N180million being spent on upgrading Deputy Governor’s mansion can do for Kano
This is how the N180 million being expended on upgrading Mr. Abubakar palatial mansion could change people’s lives
Boko Haram converts college laboratory to bomb-making factory
Troops retook the town last week.
INVESTIGATION: Nigerian Hacking Governors Forum: Amaechi, Akpabio, Uduaghan hacked phones too
Cyber security analysts say data acquired by the governors may have been used – and could be used – for cyber bullying, intimidation and blackmail
What “missing” N11.56trillion excess crude fund can do for Nigeria
The N11. 56BN excess crude fund unaccounted for can treat all Nigeria’s HIV positive for 108 years, and do even lots more…
How David Mark doubled National Assembly’s budget and enthroned secrecy
Mr. Mark would most likely be remembered more for the lack of accountability under his watch.
INVESTIGATION: At least ₦11.56 trillion Excess Crude Fund unaccounted for in 8 years
All agencies involved in the management and disbursement of the Excess Crude Account declined to provide information on the funds.
INVESTIGATION: Bayelsa Governor forges End User Certificate to procure N100M hacking tools
In Nigeria, End User Certificates for such security and defence related purchases is issued only by the National Security Adviser.
INVESTIGATION: Code Of Conduct Tribunal Chairman Battles Corruption Allegations
Chairman of an anti-graft agency might soon face prosecution for corruption
INVESTIGATION: Bayelsa Governor distributes gifts of compromised BlackBerry phones, then hacks beneficiaries
Victims of Mr. Dickson’s hack attacks were given free infected blackberry phones to prove potency.