We will open Lagos govt’s books – Sanwo-olu, Hamzat
Activists pushing for accountability in the government’s expenditure have continually met a brick wall.
Presidency tackles British MP on doing business, corruption in Nigeria
The judgment was given after the country failed to show up in court to defend the matter.
Analysis: Poverty Reduction: How Atiku’s policy differs from Buhari’s
Mr Abubakar’s plan does not get to grips with the gaps in the current administration’s policy and consequently offers no remedy.
Boko Haram kills Nigerian Army commander, dozens of soldiers in fresh attack
One of the bases, which is being used by Nigerian Army 157 Task Force Battalion in Metele, was raided by insurgents barely a month ago.
How Obama plotted my defeat in 2015 — Goodluck Jonathan
In a new book, the former president lashes Western powers over their roles in Nigeria’s 2015 general elections.
Real reasons I lost 2015 presidential election — Goodluck Jonathan
In his new book, the former President opens up on his trials and tribulations while in office.
Ajimobi, Ganduje, Aregbesola, others lead APC reconciliation committees
Mr Oshiomhole says he believes the party is still ahead of other parties, in terms of internal peace.
APC members being harassed, kidnapped, killed in PDP states – Oshiomhole
The party said its members are experiencing attacks, assassination and intimidation in PDP controlled states.
Four reportedly killed as armed robbers invade bank
The bandits reportedly blew the bank’s security door with dynamite to gain access into the banking hall.
EXCLUSIVE: 10 Nigerian banks paid over N1 billion as emoluments to top directors in 2017
As the banks raked in billions of naira in profits, they compensated their top directors with fat pay.
Gandujegate: Nigerians condemn ‘Best Governor’ award to Ganduje amidst corruption allegation
Managing Director of New Telegraph, Funke Egbemode, refused to comment on the criteria for the award to Mr Ganduje
Hijab Controversy: University of Ibadan school reopens, shut again amidst protests
Some parents of students in the school narrate their stance.
How Nigerian Army truncated judgement for unjustly dismissed officer
National Industrial Court had slated Monday for judgement in case by an officer alleging improper sack by the army.
Three killed, houses burnt as Bauchi birthday party turns deadly
Attackers went on rampage rounding up residents and burning their homes.
Judge hands off case on judgement day after Nigerian Army alleged bias
The case of alleged illegal dismissal of military officers had run for two years before the sudden twist.
Dissecting National Health Act: What Nigerians need to know (1)
PREMIUM TIMES introduces a series to explain comprehensively the provisions of the Act.
How Buhari stopped me from unnecessary borrowings for Nigeria’s rail projects – Amaechi
“When I was appointed the Minister for Transportation, the president warned–do not start new contracts, go and complete old ones.”
2019: Buhari pledges to renovate 10,000 schools annually if re-elected
Mr Buhari said if re-elected, he will focus on education.
2019: Don’t set Nigeria ablaze, Buhari cautions politicians; starts re-election campaign
“We have no other country than Nigeria , let us not set it ablaze because of politics,” President Buhari said.
Four INEC workers, NYSC member, 3-yr-old die in accident
The victims were returning from the wedding ceremony of another INEC worker.
Oshiomhole’s altercation with Saraki, ex-governors’ jail terms reduction, others top politics last week
In the past week, Nigeria witnessed many politicians using words as attack and defence weapons, from Bukola Saraki to Adams Oshiomhole; and Hope Uzodinma to Nwosu.
Saraki jibes Tinubu, says Kwara will never take instructions from Lagos
“We would not forfeit our number one position for someone that will be going to Lagos to receive instructions.”
Of 36 states, I paid Buhari’s ‘election money’ in 30 yet received no patronage – Saraki
The audio tape, recorded for about 33 minutes, has since gone viral across social media platforms.