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Gov Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State State House Correspondents after meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Monday (3/12/2018) 06258/3/12/2018/Sumaila Ibrahim/ICE/NAN

APC committee recommends expulsion of Ex-Zamfara gov, national deputy chairman from party

The disciplinary panel blamed the duo for the misfortunes of the party in the state.

Seenate President Ahmed Lawan

Be patient with us, Lawan tells EU election observers

The Senate President says Nigerians want an electoral process that will make the selection of leaders very credible and meet the international best practices.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

INTERVIEW: What we are doing to clear Apapa Port gridlock – Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Mr Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday met with President Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa

Akin Alabi

INTERVIEW: What Nigerians should expect from me — Akin Alabi

Mr Alabi, a businessman and the owner of Nairabet, was recently elected into the House of Representatives.

Senate President Ahmed Lawan (Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper)

Lawan appoints Chief of Staff, media aide

The appointments take immediate effect

President Muhammadu Buhari in a meeting with APC Governors

What we discussed with President Buhari in Abuja – APC governors

The chairman of the Progressive Governors Congress, Atiku Baguda of Kebbi State, spoke with State House correspondents after a meeting of the APC governors with Mr Buhari

Sampson Ayokunle(Photo Credit: The Guardian Nigeria)

CAN re-elects Ayokunle as president

Mr Ayokunle got 59 votes to defeat the runner up, Caleb Solomon-Ahima.

Police combing tthe bush for kidnap victims

Gunmen kill three persons in Kaduna community — Police

The killers invaded the village settlement around 2:30 a.m.

Mohammed Morsi [Photo Credit:]

Egypt’s former president Morsi buried in eastern Cairo

Mr Morsi collapsed in court and died on Monday.

INEC emblem

INEC received N1.47 billion for servers ahead of 2019 election

The commission, which has denied having a “server” for the polls, says the budget was anticipatory.

Nigeria embassy in London [Photo: OLYMPUS DIGITAL]CAMERA

Angry citizen destroys properties at Nigerian Embassy in London

Dabiri-Erewa condemns the destruction of Vehicles at the Nigerian embassy in London.

Mohammed Morsi

Egypt’s former president, Mohamed Morsi, is dead

Mr Morsi, 67, died after fainting during a court session in Cairo.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila

Gbajabiamila defies Oshiomhole, promises to appoint PDP lawmakers head of committees

Mr Gbajabiamila was elected Speaker on June 11.

INEC, Buhari, APC ask tribunal to dismiss PDM’s petition

PDM is seeking a fresh presidential election on the basis that its logo was not included in the ballot paper used for the February 23 election.

Major health news last week

A report that over 20 per cent of Nigerians have mental illness was one of the top health news last week

Sniper Insecticides used to illustrate the story (Photo Credit: Haleemah Yahaya)

Suicide: NAFDAC announces plan to further regulate Sniper

Many Nigerians who committed suicide used sniper.

ICPC Head Office

ICPC to prosecute NBET boss, Marilyn Amobi, others for alleged procurement fraud

The commission said Mrs Amobi, like others indicted persons, violated the country’s procurement Act, 2007 and ICPC Act, 2000.

Presidency reacts to EU report on Nigeria’s 2019 elections

The EU released a report on the elections on Saturday.

Democracy @ 20 - Premium Times Magazine

PREMIUM TIMES Special Publication on Nigerian Democracy @ 20 goes on sale online

The first-ever printed publication by Premium Times contains exclusive interviews with Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari.

Governor El-Rufai releases new governance structure for Kaduna — FULL DETAILS

“Consequent to the restructuring, the Executive Order prescribes that the Kaduna State Government will operate with 14 ministries, including three new ones.

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)

FRSC arrests 5,713 traffic offenders nationwide during Eid-El Fitr

The FRSC successfully recorded a seven per cent decrease in the total number of road traffic crashes.


Malabu Scandal: Drama as Eni officials decline to give evidence

Only a former Eni official, among the Eni defendants, agreed to testify.

JUST IN: Ruggedman attacked in London

A video posted on Ruggedman’s Twitter handle showed how the violence unfolded.

Sudan on map

SUDAN: NLC calls on international community to stop carnage

Scores of people were killed as the country’s military dispersed thousands of protesters camped outside the army headquarters in central Khartoum.

Bukola Saraki

Controversy as Saraki ‘personalises’ Nigeria’s Senate President’s Twitter handle

The move generated a backlash among Nigerians.