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ALSCON: BFIG kicks over reversal of order to jail BPE DG

The firm also says it does not believe “the judge can provide a fair and impartial ruling in this matter”.

How Africa’s richest woman exploited family ties, shell companies and inside deals to build an empire

Luanda Leaks, a new investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and 36 media partners, exposes two decades of unscrupulous deals that made dos Santos Africa’s wealthiest woman.

Atiku Abubakar (Photo Credit: Channels TV)

Atiku supports Amotekun, community, state, zonal efforts to tackle insecurity

Because our security challenges are diverse in forms and impacts, it is thus incumbent that centrally controlled police architecture cannot exclusively deal with those challenges.

Ohimai Amaize, a former AIT presenter who fled Nigeria last year. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram account of Ohimai Amaize]

U.S. grants asylum to Nigerian journalist Ohimai Amaize

The former AIT presenter fled his home country in mid-2019 amidst concerns about his safety.

PDP national chairman, Uche Secondus.

Imo Judgement: PDP to hold protest Monday

“The protest is to register the displeasure of the party against the current state of affairs in the country.”

[Photo credit: Daily Post Nigeria]

Bandits attack Nigerian Army officer

The lieutenant-colonel was apparently attacked by the same band of thugs who unleashed mayhem on the convoy of Emir of Potiskum last week.

Customs intercept bags of foreign rice

Foreign rice in Nigerian markets now 37% – Report

A similar survey last year put foreign rice prevalence at 70 per cent.

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo.

ANALYSIS: Why Nigeria’s Vision 20:2020 was bound to fail

One major criticism leveled against the blueprint was that its drafters failed to harmonise the vision with several other national plans running at the time.

The Emir flanked from right with the Waziri of Potiskum, Ali Guza and ssg, Baba malam Wali at Potiskum on friday. photo Joe Hemba.

Bandits Attack: Buhari sympathises with emir but keeps mum on 30 people killed, 100 kidnapped

The president made no reference to the 30 people who were killed during the attack as well as the 100 who were kidnapped.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

#OAUTakeBisiOut: Nigerians call for removal, prosecution of randy lecturer

OAU has already reduced the lecturer’s salary by half.

My faith remains unshaken in Nigeria’s democracy — Ihedioha

Mr Ihedioha said “how the matter was settled by the Supreme Court would define the future of Nigeria’s democracy.”

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

SexforMarks: More victims recount experiences with OAU lecturer

PREMIUM TIMES has also obtained part of the audio recording of the lewd conversations between the lecturer and Ms Afolayan.

SENATE: National Assembly {NASS}

EXCLUSIVE: Top 20 agencies Nigerian lawmakers will use to siphon ‘free money’ in 2020

The lawmakers conceal projects such as “capacity building and empowerment programmes”, which the ICPC has categorised as “free money without accountability, aside from being difficult to track.”

President Muhammadu Buhari hosted members of Presidential Legal Team to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. (Photo: Official Twitter)

I’ll bequeath free, fair elections to Nigeria – Buhari

Mr Buhari says he is already looking forward to peaceful handover in 2023.

Atiku Abubakar

Atiku proposes committee to review recent elections

Atiku Abubakar says PDP should not disregard the role of INEC and security agencies in the recent elections.

Nigerian Air Force Helicopter.

Nigeria acquires helicopter gunships to fight Boko Haram, bandits, others – Official

“For the Nigerian Air Force, two helicopter gunships have arrived on the 15th of January and we are now in the process of putting them together.”

SSS Officials (Photo Credit: Guardian Nigeria)

EXCLUSIVE: How five abducted aid workers were released by Boko Haram

The SSS played a leading role in the release of the aid workers.

Minister of Finance Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed

ECO Crisis: Nigeria, other English-speaking countries demand ECOWAS meeting

The demand was contained in a communique issued at the end of a meeting by the countries, namely Nigeria, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Ex-Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima

I won’t mind being part of Buhari’s cabal – Senator Shettima

Mr Shettima said the cabal exists in every government.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official webpage of the Nigerian Army]

Illegal Dismissal: Nigerian Army suffers fourth defeat in court

The judge held that the compulsory retirement of Mr Arigbe, a Lieutenant Colonel, was “wrongful, unconstitutional, null and void for breach of fair hearing.”

FAAC Meeting used to illustrate the story [Photo: Presidency]

Nigerian govt, states, LGs share N717 billion for December

The balance in the Excess Crude Account (ECA) was about $325 million.

President Buhari getting onboard the presidential jet as he departed Abuja for Amman, Jordan, to attend the World Economic Forum on the Middle East... [Photo: Presidency]

Buhari departs for UK on Friday

Mr Buhari will be attending the UK-Africa investment summit in London.

Abdulrasheed Maina

Maina gave me N150 million cash, in dollars, to pay for property – Brother

Mr Maina, who is accused of diverting of pension funds worth N100 billion, is facing trial for alleged money laundering.

Lantern Light used to illustrate the story

Again, Nigeria plunged into darkness as national grid collapses for hours

The national grid collapsed more than 10 times in 2019.

Nyako’s Trial: Court dismisses defendant’s plea asking EFCC to produce witnesses

The judge allowed the EFCC to close its case.