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SPECIAL REPORT: Inside Agatu killing field: blood on the streets, charred bodies everywhere

More than 300 are believed killed in the bloody clash between the Agatu and Fulani herdsmen. The Fulani say the Agatu are to blame.

INVESTIGATION: Untold story of how Skolombo street children terrorise Calabar residents

“…the man who witnessed it all told me I would be wasting my time because the police won’t do anything to the boys.”

Despite cash crunch, Nigeria donates vehicles, motorcycles to Benin Republic

“President Buhari, in his wisdom, has been able to find a way of helping a country that needs by far more assistance.”

EXCLUSIVE: Despite cash crunch, public outcry, Saraki takes delivery of new N330million exotic cars

The acquisition of cars for senators is a violation of the monetisation policy of the federal government.

President Goodluck Jonathan

How 3 Nigerian Presidents wasted N247 billion oil savings, gave illegal loans to NSA, Sao Tome

The excess oil funds would have come handy for Nigeria as the nation is hit by falling oil prices.

SPECIAL REPORT: Inside the massive fraud in Buhari’s 2016 budget

The budget figures are suspiciously padded and duplicated in some instances.

EXCLUSIVE: Obasanjo writes Saraki, Dogara, accuses National Assembly of corruption, greed, lawlessness, impunity

The former president challenges the federal legislature to publish its recurrent budgets for 2000, 2005, 2010 and 2015.

SPECIAL REPORT: How National Assembly’s public account committees engage in massive money laundering

Instead of ensuring probity and accountability in line with their mandate, members engaged in abuse of the nation’s money laundering laws

Doyin Okupe, former media aid to Goodluck Jonathan

INVESTIGATION: How Jonathan govt. paid companies linked to Doyin Okupe to hack ‘unfriendly’ websites

PREMIUM TIMES uncovers the cyber defence arm of the Sambo Dasuki arms purchase scandal.

SPECIAL REPORT: Untold story of how Boko Haram wages its ‘jihad’ and how brutalized residents survived

This is the second part of our special report entitled: “Inside Boko Haram’s routes of death, destruction and humanitarian crises”.

A dilapidated block at Government Primary School, Bali in Babura LGA

INVESTIGATION: While Turaki, Lamido are accused of stealing billions, Jigawa pupils sit on bare floors to learn

Investigators and activists believe the allegedly stolen funds could have been used to fix the state’s broken education system.

National assembly abuja building

SPECIAL REPORT: Inside the massive money laundering in Nigeria’s National Assembly

The nation’s lawmaking body is involved in abusing Nigeria’s money laundering law it helped enact.

INVESTIGATION: Inside the massive fraud in Nigeria’s N117Billion rice import quota scheme

Entrenched interests, known in the industry as Rice Mafia, are sabotaging local rice production to sustain the rice import business.

Senate chamber

EXCLUSIVE: Despite cash crunch, Nigerian Senate illegally buying N4.7billion exotic cars for Saraki, other senators

The Senate is buying the cars at a time millions of Nigerians are facing severe economic hardship

Ike Ekweremadu

INVESTIGATION: How Ekweremadu, other Nigerian lawmakers ‘pocketed’ N8 Billion in failed constitution amendment

Until 2011, the federal lawmakers expended only N1 billion for constitution review

How Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala illegally diverted N61.4 billion Abacha loot to NSA, Sambo Dasuki

This latest disclosure appears to have vindicated Governor Oshiomhole who called for the prosecution of Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala.

INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian young footballers are trafficked, abused, abroad

Fraudulent agents like Eric Toumi are breaking several laws. Not in the least, article 32 of the International Convention of the Rights of the Child

Bayelsa 2015 Governorship Election (RESULT) – Live Updates

Live Updates Results of the Bayelsa 2015 governorship elections.

Bayelsa 2015 Governorship Election – Live Updates

20 political parties are fielding candidates in the election.

SHOCKING: Rivers University expels student for having “speech and hearing challenges”

Ms. Ottah: “‎Discrimination needs to stop. Everyone has the right to be educated no matter the conditions one is facing.”

INVESTIGATION: How Jigawa people suffer for lack of healthcare after ex-Gov. Lamido allegedly pocketed billions

This is the story of how ex-Governor Lamido, accused of corruption, under-developed Jigawa State’s health sector

Kogi Governorship Elections – Live Updates #KogiDecides

PREMIUM TIMES reporters, Josiah Oluwole and Hassan Adebayo are on ground in Kogi state and would provide live updates of events from the state.