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EXCLUSIVE: Paris Loan Refund: Nigeria’s 36 governors threaten war with EFCC chair, Ibrahim Magu
The governors have fixed a strategy meeting for Wednesday
Inside Lagos ‘ghost’ markets where shop owners pay millions to sell ‘nothing’ (Part 1)
Inactions by Lagos government cause worry for stall owners who pay as high as N2.5 million per annum.
EXCLUSIVE: I won’t return until doctors are satisfied — Buhari
The President says only his doctors can determine his return date.
How Kwara govt freed suspects police indicted in deadly Jebba attack
Three people were killed and 12 others injured in the attack for which the suspects were arrested.
EXCLUSIVE: Why we won’t say whether Atiku is barred, wanted in America — U.S. Govt.
The former vice president’s U.S. immigration status was recently the subject of debate.
EXCLUSIVE: Inside America’s damning verdict on Murtala Muhammed, Obasanjo after 1975 coup
A declassified U.S. memo paints a different picture of a man regarded by many Nigerians as a folk hero of sort.
SPECIAL REPORT: Works Minister, Fashola, in N166 billion contract mess
The BPP queries the Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing over the proposed contracts for 10 road and bridge projects.
EXCLUSIVE: Army officer attacks Nigeria’s service chiefs, says they are ‘Nollywood actors’
There have been increased disquiet among troops fighting Boko Haram over poor feeding, inadequate equipment, and basic supplies.
EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria raises troops for Gambia, ready to remove Yahya Jammeh
Mr. Jammeh lost the December 1 2016 presidential election to opposition candidate, Adama Barrow.
EXCLUSIVE: Shake-up in Nigerian Army; top generals redeployed
The Chief of Army has changed his ADC.
EXCLUSIVE: Why I was removed as Senate Leader, Ndume opens up
Senators tell PREMIUM TIMES the intrigues leading up to Mr. Ndume’s removal.
EXCLUSIVE: Buhari administration plotting to break Nigerian law in award of $800million contract
The deal involves an American firm that has, at least once, won a contract without compliance with Nigerian laws.
EXCLUSIVE: Obasanjo to Awujale: You are a rumour monger, a liar
“Kabiyesi, the type of hate propaganda you have tried to project in that section of your book against my person is grossly unbecoming of an Oba.”
INVESTIGATION: Nigerian hospital where ‘medical negligence’ causes death of women, babies
Families of different victims narrated their sad experiences that caused the death of at least four people at the hospital.
EXCLUSIVE: Top Nigerian businessman wanted for “international corruption” in Italy
Aliyu Abubakar’s offence, according to Italian authorities, is “International corruption with the aggravating circumstance of transnationality.”
EXCLUSIVE: Customs DG Hammed Ali blasts SSS boss Lawal Daura; accuses him of unprofessionalism
“The DGSS should therefore be advised to approach issues professionally and not allow sentiments or personal vendetta to drive his actions.”
EXCLUSIVE (VIDEO): Governor Shettima berates soldiers for denying freed Chibok girls access to parents
“… No soldier or security man should be around them, give them that privacy.”
INVESTIGATION: Despite neighbours’ anxiety, controversial Islamic sect preaches tolerance
Residents expressed fear that the group’s expansion and martial arts training had dubious intent.
EXCLUSIVE: Iwo monarch fights back, threatens magistrate with “traditional warrant of arrest”
The magistrate had ordered the arrest of the Iwo monarch.
INVESTIGATION: Inside Nigeria’s toxic ‘Tokunbo’ trade
Thousands of tons of used electronics and illegal e-waste are imported into Nigeria annually, exposing the country to deadly environmental danger.
EXCLUSIVE: Why SSS wrote separate reports to Presidency, Senate on Magu
The Senate rejected Mr. Magu’s nomination based on a report by the SSS.
EXCLUSIVE: Buhari’s advisers on corruption want re-submission of Magu’s name to Senate
The Itse Sagay-led committee described the SSS report as “weak and unsubstantiated.”
EXCLUSIVE: Contrary to SSS claim, documents show how FCTA paid for Magu’s official residence
Documentary evidence show that the house was not paid for through any crony or corrupt deal.
EXCLUSIVE: How SSS submitted two contradictory reports on EFCC boss, Magu, to Senate
Among other allegations, the SSS accused Mr. Magu of benefitting from proceeds of fraud from an individual on trial.