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What to expect as 84 million Nigerians go to the polls
Nigerians get ready to cast their vote on February 16.
ANALYSIS: How Ezekwesili’s withdrawal affects Nigeria’s chance of a female president
No woman has emerged president, vice president or even an elected governor in the 19 years of Nigeria’s recent democracy.
INTERVIEW: I will sue Buhari if he wins – Opposition Presidential Candidate
Mrs Atuejide says she will keep running for president for as long as it takes her to win
Nigeria has a history of dodgy elections: will it be different this time?
Nigeria is preparing for its general election. But will it be credible?
FOR THE RECORD: 2019 Elections: INEC List of Registered Voters in 36 States, FCT
According to INEC, Lagos, Kano, Kaduna, Katsina and Rivers have the highest numbers of registered voters.
INTERVIEW: I have the authority to make Buhari president – Sat Guru Maharaj Ji
In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ Ben Ezeamalu, the self-acclaimed Black Jesus and Living Perfect Master, Sat Guru Maharaj Ji, bares his mind on the forthcoming general elections, the Not-Too-Young-To-Run legislation, and his relationship with Nigerian church leaders.
INTERVIEW: APC is finished if Buhari loses election – Shehu Sani
Mr Sani, the senator for Kaduna central, says the Buhari administration deceived Nigerians on the restructuring of Nigeria.
INTERVIEW: Why my impeachment was good for Nigeria – Ladoja
Mr Ladoja also speaks on the role of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo and late Lamidi Adedibu.
ANALYSIS: How Nigerian politicians, supporters use fake news as campaign strategy
Despite efforts made to eradicate fake news from the media, the menace persists as Nigerians prepare for general elections.
INTERVIEW: Seven areas I will focus on if elected Oyo governor – APC candidate Adelabu
Adebayo Adelabu also speaks on campaign finance and his relationship with other Oyo APC governorship candidates.
‘How Dangote will end importation of ‘Tokunbo’ cars in Nigeria’
The acting Managing Director/CEO, Dangote Peugeot Automobile Nigeria, Ibrahim Gachi, speaks with the Nigeria Investment Promotion Commission.
INTERVIEW: How we are developing Cricket in Nigeria-NCF Vice President
An official speaks on the five strategic pillars the federation is using to revamp the sports.
INTERVIEW: Why Gov. Wike is a failure, and how I will transform Rivers – Dumo Lulu-Briggs
Mr Lulu-Briggs says the solution to transforming Rivers State is to kidnap unemployment. “My economic policy is to light the Olympic torch of prosperity in Rivers State,” he says.
INTERVIEW: How constituency projects became institutionalised in Nigeria and how I utilise mine – Ekweremadu
Mr Ekweremadu also speaks on the various benefits his constituency projects have brought for residents of Enugu-West.
World Cancer Day: How to avoid, detect, treat cancer
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) says 70,327 Nigerians died from cancer in 2018, while 115,950 new cases of the disease were recorded the same year.
World Cancer Day: What men should know about prostate cancer — Professor
Prostate cancer is a leading cancer diagnosis and cause of cancer-related deaths among men
ANALYSIS: 2019 Election: Afenifere and politics of Buhari, Atiku endorsements
Now that political interests of the region’s leaders are irreconcilable, as evidenced in the contrast of political aspirations, Afenifere is again shredded along fault lines.
In northern Nigeria, drug abuse remains a problem among women
Drug addiction is gradually taking its toll among females in northern Nigeria.
INTERVIEW: How kidnappers killed my co-detainee, made me lose pregnancy – Zamfara Woman
Sumayya Abubakar was pregnant when she and her twin daughters were abducted in Dauran town in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State October last year. Her abductors threatened to kill her after the family said it could not raise the N20 million ransom they demanded.The kidnappers told Mrs Abubakar’s father on the telephone that […]
INTERVIEW: Buhari should have signed Electoral Act amendment bill – El-Rufai
Nasir El-Rufai also speaks on CJN Walter Onnoghen and the politics of Kaduna State.
INTERVIEW: How we’ll disburse N55bn fund across Nigeria, implement health act – Minister
Basic Health Care Provision Fund (BHCPF) is a major provision of the act for health funding which government, included in the budget.
INTERVIEW: My plans for Super Eagles in 2019 – Rohr
Gernot Rohr also speaks on his plan for Mikel Obi and bringing new players into the Super Eagles.
My horrible encounter with Ochanya’s alleged abuser – Victim’s sister speaks (1)
The 13-year-old Ochanya who suffered from Vesico-Vaginal Fistula (VVF) after being serially raped is yet to get justice even in death.
ANALYSIS: Suspension of CJN Onnoghen: An illegal executive coup against a recalcitrant chief judicial officer
A number of urgent steps must be taken to save the Judiciary from further assault and embarrassment, and Nigeria from further international humiliation.