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SSS arrests ‘notorious gunrunner’ Jonah Abbey, other suspected criminals

The secret police says it conducted a string of intelligence operations within the last 10 days.

APC may soon die, Ex-governor and party member warns

The former governor asks the ruling party to urgently hold its national convention.

Falana faults NNPC’s rejection of FOI request; refusal to disclose financial details

The lawyer on March 1 sent a request for information on proposed review of pump Price of premium motor spirit.

EXCLUSIVE: Why Nigeria can’t collapse again – Obasanjo

The ex-President had on January 23 called on Mr. Buhari not to seek re-election.

Buhari in Berlin

Buhari cancels Rwanda trip, reconsiders signing African trade agreement

The agreement is expected to allow free trade among all countries that sign.

WAEC bows to pressure, changes date of examination fixed for Jumat prayer time

PREMIUM TIMES had reported how Islamic clerics and leaders criticised the council.

Senator Shehu Sani

What APC must do before 2019 elections — Shehu Sani

The lawmaker opposes the call for creation of state police.


N-Power: Drama as pro-Buhari, Fayose supporters clash in Ekiti

Security operatives wade in to avert.

Two soldiers killed, two others injured in Plateau

An official says the wounded soldiers are in stable condition in hospital.

INTERVIEW: How Super Eagles can do well at World Cup — Uche Okechukwu 

Okechukwu, regarded as one of Nigeria’s best defenders ever, speaks to PREMIUM TIMES about football and his life.

Saraki, Dogara pledge ‘appropriate, same’ response to Buhari’s rejection of Electoral Act amendment

“The leadership of the two chambers constantly holds discussions and are in agreement on what to do, how to do it, when to do it and why it must be done.”

Senator Wakili buried in Abuja

The retired Customs chief passed on at his Abuja residence at about 9:00 a.m. Saturday.

PHOTO NEWS: Senator Ali Wakili buried in Abuja

Mr. Wakil died Saturday.

2018 UTME: JAMB speaks on results as exams end

The examination ended on Friday, March 16.

Benue killings made me weep — Pastor Adeboye

The RCCG leader and his wife were in Benue on a condolence visit Friday.

Nigerian Senator, Ali Wakili, is dead

Mr. Wakili died after a brief illness on Saturday.

100 arrested in Lagos over violence

Gov. Ambode visited the area Friday evening.

Buhari congratulates Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, on re-election

The president says he looks forward to greater partnership with China.

Buhari’s decision on Peace Corps bill splits senators

Some lawmakers plan to override the president’s veto of the bill

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Buhari gives Abba Kyari, Boss Mustapha, Emefiele, Lawal Daura, 17 others, new appointment

Governors of six states are members of the council.

Alleged $40 million fraud: Jonathan’s cousin knows fate March 29

The accused alleged received the payment without doing any work.

INEC Continuous Voters Registration (CVR)

Illegal voters registration centre uncovered in Kwara

One suspect already in police custody

Senator Shehu Sani

THROWBACK: What Shehu Sani said in 2015 about lawmakers’ jumbo pay

Mr. Sani earned praises for blowing the lid off senators ‘illegal allowances’ last week.

NJC appoints 60 judges for 25 states — FULL LIST

The judicial body had on Thursday dismissed some judges and warned two others.

Buhari plays father’s role at Dangote daughter’s wedding

Mr. Buhari, in his capacity as the bride’s father, received N500,000.