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INTERVIEW: Why we’re against Nigeria’s anti-gay law — U.S. Consular-General

The outgoing Consular-General comments on Nigeria-America relations.

INTERVIEW: PDP has become irrelevant in Kogi – Guber aspirant, Yakubu Mohammed

I’m not seeking to be governor of Igala land or an Igala governor, I’m seeking to be governor of Kogi State.

A prison cell used to illustrate the story

How Nigerian govt. is abandoning its citizens on death row abroad

At the moment, there is no Nigerian facing death penalty in Nigeria.

Frequently Asked Questions About Internet Governance

Internet has become an essential part of our life and its governance should matter to you. For starters, here is what you should know.

Nigerian-born scientist wins award for his cancer-seeing glasses

The doctors wearing the glasses will have to operate in the dark.

How impostors, Nigerian clerics take advantage of people with sickle cell — Activist

Aisha wants the government to make sicklers automatic beneficiaries of the National Health Insurance Scheme.

Baye​l​sa 2016: I’m not afraid of Dickson, Sylva​ — ​ Siasia

He also said the perception of godfathers worries him.

Charles Soludo, Former Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria

INTERVIEW: I’m not available to serve in Buhari’s govt. now — Soludo

The former CBN governor speaks to PREMIUM TIMES about the Buhari government, the economy, the Constitution and many more.

Real Reason Inauguration of 8th Lagos Assembly was postponed

The struggle to become the Lagos State Assembly Speaker is tough.

INTERVIEW: Jonathan politically finished; Okonjo-Iweala’s image in tatters – Laolu Akande

Mr. Akande says Nigerians should pressure Yale over its recent award to Okonjo-Iweala

FOR THE RECORDS: President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2015 Inaugural Speech

“I belong to everybody and I belong to nobody,” President Buhari says.

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan

Nigeria2015 Transition: Jonathan’s failures, achievements in five years

Mr. Jonathan arrived the presidential scene in 2010 as a rare leader who understood the problems of the common Nigerian. He left many promises unfulfilled.

FROM THE ARCHIVE: Buhari’s First Speech As Nigeria’s Military Head of State In December 1983

“The change became necessary in order to put an end to the serious economic predicament and the crisis of confidence now afflicting our nation.”

Road Safety Corps marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi

FRSC Safety Tips: How to drive better

This tips teach how to drive successfully and safely By FRSC

INTERVIEW: How our online database helps parents, students choose best Nigerian schools

An education entrepreneur speaks about an innovative website that lists thousands of Nigerian schools, and helps parents and students decide where to go.

Why I never wear English clothes – Tar Ukoh

Ukoh believes promoting “African.”

A cross section of Civilian JTF fighters in the North-East

Civilian JTF: The Making Of A Human Time Bomb by Samuel Malik

Members of the Civilian JTF in Borno State are growing into a powerful but uncontrollable group which might pose a serious security challenge to the nation in future

SSS detains, tortures man for 36 days for being MASSOB member

After releasing Mr. Ubaji, the SSS refuses to release the money and other belongings seized from him

How political thugs killed our husbands during 2015 elections — Rivers Women

Victims narrate their plight in the hands of political thugs.

How a defaced campaign poster triggered death, violence in Rivers’ community

The Rivers’ Commission is probing killings, and destruction of properties, during the 2015 elections.

Mary Paul, pregnant with her seventh child, watches one of her children munch a stick of boiled corn for her breakfast

Boko Haram: How Abuja Minister, Bala Mohammed, sacked, humiliated IDPs to please President Jonathan

Sacked by Boko Haram, then humiliated by the FCT administration – The touching story of Waru Boko Haram refugees

LIST – New House of Reps Members for Nigeria’s 8th National Assembly

Generally, most of the Reps that would make up the 8th National Assembly posses at least a bachelors degree. Only 26 ​m​embers ho​l​d only ​Secondary School Certificate.

APC will not discriminate against women -​ Party’s women leader

The APC women leader talks about her party’s plans for Nigerian women.

Former Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba

This Is IGP Suleiman Abba’s Maiden Speech: Did he keep his word?

INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE SULEIMAN ABBA SPEECH MAIDEN SPEECH BY THE 17TH INDIGENOUS INSPECTOR-GENERAL OF POLICE, IGP SULEIMAN ABBA, NPM, mni, 1st  AUGUST, 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my distinct honour to stand before you as your new Inspector General of Police. I’m both excited and humbled by this privilege to serve this outstanding […]

Nuhu Ribadu

ANALYSIS: Why Nuhu Ribadu lost Adamawa governorship election, By Zayyad Muhammad

“Mr. Ribadu was the best governor Adamawa couldn’t have. He fought a good battle, but PDP’s extreme unpopularity made his platform very weak.”