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"I want a healthy opposition for Zimbabwe’ – Mnangagwa

20 September 2018
"I want a healthy opposition for Zimbabwe’ – Mnangagwa

September is the first month of spring in Zimbabwe. The jacaranda trees that line Harare’s avenues will soon flower into a sea of purple. Last November their blossom formed the...

FG, security agencies should free Leah Sharibu, others now – CAN president

20 September 2018
FG, security agencies should free Leah Sharibu, others now – CAN president

Rev. Samson Ayokunle, the President, Christian Association Nigeria (CAN), has called on the Federal Government and all security agencies to free Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls and others in captivity of...

Osun 2018: How APC paid 8000 NYSC members 10,000 each to rig election – Adeleke’s camp alleges

20 September 2018
Osun 2018: How APC paid 8000 NYSC members 10,000 each to rig election – Adeleke’s camp alleges

The Ademola Adeleke’s Campaign Organization has alerted the general public of an alleged plot by agents of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Osun State Government to compromise corps members...

Osun poll: TMG deploys 300 observers, says politicians sharing money

20 September 2018
Osun poll: TMG deploys 300 observers, says politicians sharing money

With about 72 hours to the Osun State governorship election, a coalition of civil rights organisations under the aegis of Transition Monitoring Group, on Wednesday, said it had uncovered ongoing...

Herbalist, two others remove sergeant’s eyes for charm

20 September 2018
Herbalist, two others remove sergeant’s eyes for charm

An 80-year-old herbalist, Ussaini Musa, and two others have been arrested by men of the Katsina State Police Command for allegedly plucking out the eyes of a police sergeant in...

Lawyer demands N600m fee from Fayose

20 September 2018
Lawyer demands N600m fee from Fayose

A former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Ekiti State, Owoseni Ajayi, has urged Governor Ayo Fayose to pay him professional fee amounting to N600 million for legal services...

South African expelled from Italy for flying drone near the Vatican

19 September 2018
South African expelled from Italy for flying drone near the Vatican

A South African man has been ordered to leave Italy after flying his drone near the Vatican, Italian police said on Wednesday September 19th. Police arrested the 25-year-old as he...

Brett Kavanaugh: Donald Trump doubts sex assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee

19 September 2018
Brett Kavanaugh: Donald Trump doubts sex assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee

Donald Trump has cast doubt on sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The president said the judge had been treated "very, very tough". He added: "I can...

Trump regrets not firing Comey when Obama was still in office: 'I should have fired him the day I won the primaries'

19 September 2018
Trump regrets not firing Comey when Obama was still in office: 'I should have fired him the day I won the primaries'

President Donald Trump displayed a deep misunderstanding of his own authority Tuesday, bemoaning that he didn't fire FBI Director James Comey back when he won the Republican primary, or at...

This California couple might have raped over a 100 women

19 September 2018

In what could spiral into an outrageous case, an orthopedic surgeon from California and his girlfriend have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women. What makes the case...

Fayose allegedly owing lawyer N600m legal fees

19 September 2018
Fayose allegedly owing lawyer N600m legal fees

Owoseni Ajayi, a lawyer based in Ado-Ekiti, the capital of Ekiti state, has asked Governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose, to pay him professional fees amounting to N600 million for...

Nigeria’s politics driven by personalities, money - Anglican Church

19 September 2018
Nigeria’s politics driven by personalities, money - Anglican Church

The Anglican Church has said that the recently assented to “Not too young to rule bill” by President Muhammadu Buhari may face some challenges in its execution because “Nigeria’s politics...

We give ‘Area Mama’ N5,000 after every robbery operation –Suspect

19 September 2018
We give ‘Area Mama’ N5,000 after every robbery operation –Suspect

A 31-year-old suspected armed robber, Mr. Olatunde Adetunji, has told operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team (IRT) that he and his gang members used to give...

‘You hate me, don’t expect me in your office before October 16’ – Fayose writes EFCC again

19 September 2018
‘You hate me, don’t expect me in your office before October 16’ – Fayose writes EFCC again

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has once again written the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), affirming his readiness to make himself available at the commission’s Abuja office after...

Lagos gov ticket: Ambode’s wife fails to change Tinubu’s mind

19 September 2018
Lagos gov ticket: Ambode’s wife fails to change Tinubu’s mind

A last-minute effort by the wife of the Lagos State Governor, Bolanle Ambode, to save her husband’s job was said to have hit a brick wall on Tuesday. It was...

Wife finds out husband has slept with 341 women during a live TV interview

18 September 2018
Wife finds out husband has slept with 341 women during a live TV interview

Finding out that your partner has cheated on you is a soul-crushing, heart-breaking, world-shattering moment for any individual. It's an act of pain and betrayal no one would wish on...

Ojukwu’s family splits over Bianca

18 September 2018
Ojukwu’s family splits over Bianca

The senatorial ambition of the widow of Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Bianca, has put a spanner in the family of the ex-Biafran leader. Daily Sun gathered that the attack by...

Convention: We’ve been shut out of Eagle Square – SDP alleges

18 September 2018
Convention: We’ve been shut out of Eagle Square – SDP alleges

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has accused the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)Administration of refusing to make the Eagle Square available for its convention slated for October. SDP’s National Secretary, Shehu...

[OPINION]: Adeosun and matters arising - Eugene Enahoro

18 September 2018
[OPINION]: Adeosun and matters arising - Eugene Enahoro

Finally, Kemi Adeosun erstwhile Minister of Finance resigned. This followed revelations that her qualification for holding every position she ever held in Nigeria, was predicated upon a fake certificate. The...

Injustice, bad governance causes of killings — Lamido

18 September 2018
Injustice, bad governance causes of killings — Lamido

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Sule Lamido has attributed the spate of killings in the country to injustice and bad governance. Lamido,...

POLITICS2019: I will pay APC leaders monthly if elected – Nasarawa Dep Gov, Agara

18 September 2018
POLITICS2019: I will pay APC leaders monthly if elected – Nasarawa Dep Gov, Agara

Silas Agara, Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, has declared that will pay a monthly allowance to Local Government and Ward officials of the All Progressives Congress, APC, if elected. His promise,...

Ribadu speaks on Buhari’s second term bid, non-confirmation of Magu

18 September 2018
Ribadu speaks on Buhari’s second term bid, non-confirmation of Magu

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has declared his support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection bid. Ribadu told newsmen that the president was...

2 Evans’ former gang members bag 41 years for armed robbery, kidnapping

18 September 2018
2 Evans’ former gang members bag 41 years for armed robbery, kidnapping

Two former gang-members of the notorious kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans have been sentenced to 41 years in prison for kidnapping and armed robbery by Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of...

Ambode’s comment on Tinubu causes stir at Jim Ovia’s book launch

17 September 2018
Ambode’s comment on Tinubu causes stir at Jim Ovia’s book launch

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode’s comment on his predecessor and political godfather, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu got guests cracking at the launch of the book “Africa Rise and Shine”...

Nigeria is sick, lacks justice ― Lamido

17 September 2018
Nigeria is sick, lacks justice ― Lamido

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential aspirant and former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, has blamed current vices in the country on injustice, the existence of which he said has...

'You're total cowards': 83-year-old man who tackled armed robbers at bookies hailed a hero

17 September 2018
'You're total cowards': 83-year-old man who tackled armed robbers at bookies hailed a hero

An 83 year-old man who helped stop a robbery at a bookmakers shop in Cork has been hailed as a hero. Denis O’Connor helped tackle three armed raiders at Bar...

Teenager taking extreme selfie on mall rooftop falls to his death in tragic accident

17 September 2018
Teenager taking extreme selfie on mall rooftop falls to his death in tragic accident

A teenager in Italy has fallen to his death from the top of a shopping center after apparently risking his life to take a selfie. Andrea Barone tragically died after...

October Convention: Tension in PDP

17 September 2018
October Convention: Tension in PDP

All eyes are on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as it gets set to nominate its presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections. Since it lost the 2015 general election,...

Man sues DSS for N5b for unlawful detention, incapacitation

17 September 2018
Man sues DSS for N5b for unlawful detention, incapacitation

One Salihu Enesi, who has been in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) since 2015 without arraignment has sued the agency demanding N5 billion for aggravated damages...

Saraki qualified to be president — IBB

17 September 2018
Saraki qualified to be president — IBB

Former Military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida says Senate President Bukola Saraki has what it takes to be president of the country. Speaking yesterday when Saraki paid him a courtesy visit...

Nearly two months after defecting to PDP… Saraki, Kwankwaso, others still in APC on NASS website

17 September 2018
Nearly two months after defecting to PDP… Saraki, Kwankwaso, others still in APC on NASS website

Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso are still listed as members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on the National Assembly website, nearly two months after...

"Nobody is God,” Fayose fires back at EFCC, Customs, over watchlist

16 September 2018
"Nobody is God,” Fayose fires back at EFCC, Customs, over watchlist

Outgoing governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose, on Sunday fired back at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) for placing his names...

2019 Election Budget delay act of sabotage by NASS leadership – Sen. Gumel

16 September 2018
2019 Election Budget delay act of sabotage by NASS leadership – Sen. Gumel

The lawmaker representing Jigawa North West Senatorial District, Sen. Abdullahi Gumel, has described delay in the passage of the 2019 Elections Budget by the National Assembly as an act of...

I slept with 20-25 men everyday – Libya returnee

16 September 2018
I slept with 20-25 men everyday – Libya returnee

Nigerian teenager, Beauty John, yesterday, relived sad memories of how she slept with over 20 men everyday all in her bid to migrate to Europe in search of greener pastures.Beauty...

Atiku: Attack on HSBC’s Credibility Exposes FG’s Hypocrisy

16 September 2018
Atiku: Attack on HSBC’s Credibility Exposes FG’s Hypocrisy

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said that the statement by the presidency condemning HSBC, the world’s largest bank, because it gave a verdict that President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election would spell...

October convention: Tension in PDP

16 September 2018
October convention: Tension in PDP

All eyes are on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as it gets set to nominate its presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections. Since it lost the 2015 general election,...

Bichi’s appointment: Nigeria deserves president that’ll give all sense of belonging – Saraki

16 September 2018
Bichi’s appointment: Nigeria deserves president that’ll give all sense of belonging – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to ensure they vote in a president who understands democracy and is capable of giving all ethnic nationalities a sense of belonging, in...

Gani Adams loses father

16 September 2018
Gani Adams loses father

The father of Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Iba Gani Adams is dead. Pa Lamidi Adams who passed on in the early hour of Saturday in a private hospital in...

Lady who ‘jumped’ off Third Mainland Bridge: How I was blackmailed after defrauded of N75m by syndicate

16 September 2018
Lady who ‘jumped’ off Third Mainland Bridge: How I was blackmailed after defrauded of N75m by syndicate

Three months ago, Nigerians were stunned speechless when a woman, later identified as Mrs. Akinloye Oluwatoyin, allegedly jumped off the Third Mainland Bridge, into the Lagoon over an alleged discovery...

Davido’s management breaks silence on singer being member of Black Axe cult

16 September 2018
Davido’s management breaks silence on singer being member of Black Axe cult

Davido’s manager, Asa Asika, has reacted to a controversial report stating that the singer is member of the Black Axe confraternity. DAILY POST recalls that one Tobi Adegoke, a 25-year-old...

Lagos 2019: Tinubu’s men foreclose Ambode’s 2nd term

15 September 2018
Lagos 2019: Tinubu’s men foreclose Ambode’s 2nd term

In what appears as a strong signal to the embattled governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, the political machinery of All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed...

APC will rule Nigeria for 32 years ― Adefuye

15 September 2018
APC will rule Nigeria for 32 years ― Adefuye

National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Saturday said the party will rule the country 32 years unlike the now opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),...

You’ve a lot to offer Nigeria, IBB tells Mark

15 September 2018
You’ve a lot to offer Nigeria, IBB tells Mark

Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda played host to a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Senator David Mark at his Hill top mansion in Minna, Niger state. According...

Kemi Adeosun departs Nigeria

15 September 2018
Kemi Adeosun departs Nigeria

Nigeria’s former finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, has left the country, a day after her resignation, sources close to her told PREMIUM TIMES on Saturday. Mrs Adeosun, finance minister since November...

Zambia will not be dragged into unnecessary economic squabbles with China by the West - Lungu

15 September 2018
Zambia will not be dragged into unnecessary economic squabbles with China by the West - Lungu

President Edgar Lungu has said that Zambia will not be dragged into unnecessary economic squabbles with China by the West. President Lungu said that Zambia will remain neutral and will...

Obasanjo is not an ADC member – party’s national chairman

15 September 2018
Obasanjo is not an ADC member – party’s national chairman

The National Chairman of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, Chief Ralph Nwosu, Saturday declared that former President Olusegun Obasanjo is not a member of the party but only playing advisory...

Justin Bieber to become a U.S. Citizen

15 September 2018
Justin Bieber to become a U.S. Citizen

America has its share of problems these days, but Justin Bieber is looking at the glass half full because we've learned he's applying to become an American citizen. Sources with...

Evans gave me tetanus injections after his gang shot me – Businessman

15 September 2018
Evans gave me tetanus injections after his gang shot me – Businessman

A kidnap victim, James Uduji, on Friday told a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere that the alleged billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans, gave him tetanus injections for...

God has anointed Saraki for 2019 – Primate Ayodele

15 September 2018
God has anointed Saraki for 2019 – Primate Ayodele

Renowned prophet, founder and spiritual leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, with headquarters in Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele, in this interview with VERA WISDOM-BASSEY speaks on the 2019 elections and...

US girl shot in head, mother shot 16 times

15 September 2018
US girl shot in head, mother shot 16 times

A five-year-old Detroit girl has been fatally shot in the head while in bed with her mother, who was shot at least 16 times. Police say the attack on Thursday...

Gov ticket: Tinubu refuses to intervene, Ambode, others may face primary

15 September 2018
Gov ticket: Tinubu refuses to intervene, Ambode, others may face primary

The fate of the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, still hung in the balance on Friday as he failed to secure the nod of a national leader of the...

Highlights of Kemi Adeosun activities as Finance Minister

15 September 2018
Highlights of Kemi Adeosun activities as Finance Minister

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, resigned yesterday, saying in line with the Buhari administration’s stance on integrity, it was honourable for her to resign over allegations on her...

Kemi Adeosun’s resignation letter

15 September 2018
Kemi Adeosun’s resignation letter

President, Federal Republic of Nigeria State House Aso Villa Abuja Dear Excellency, Let me commence by thanking you profusely for the honour and privilege of serving under your inspirational leadership....

Poor fundIng, reason Nollywood can’t go global — Genevieve Nnaji

15 September 2018
Poor fundIng, reason Nollywood can’t go global — Genevieve Nnaji

No one has yet described very openly the malaise afflicting the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood as Genevieve Nnaji did recently. The screen goddess, who appeared on CNN...

Daura, a victim of political exigency – Associate

15 September 2018
Daura, a victim of political exigency – Associate

A close ally (name withheld) of Lawal Daura has dismissed the probe panel report on the embattled former spy chief an attempt to further humiliate Daura, who he described as...

2019: Buhari’s failures won’t stop him emerging president, says Shehu Sani

14 September 2018
2019: Buhari’s failures won’t stop him emerging president, says Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central, has revealed that the failures of President Muhammadu Buhari and the emergence of more presidential aspirants will not “stop him emerging the next leader...

Davido postpones U.S. tour to complete NYSC

14 September 2018
Davido postpones U.S. tour to complete NYSC

Ace Nigerian and award-winning singer, David Adeleke a.k.a. Davido has postponed his tour of the US to complete the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme. The `Assurance’ crooner took...

Buhari is grossly incompetent to rule Nigeria, says Tambuwal

14 September 2018
Buhari is grossly incompetent to rule Nigeria, says Tambuwal

The former speaker of the House of Representative and presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Alh. Aminu Tambuwal on Friday said the incumbent president, Muhammadu...

Fraudster jailed for pocketing £20,000 raised for son of murdered Lee Rigby

14 September 2018
Fraudster jailed for pocketing £20,000 raised for son of murdered Lee Rigby

A fraudster who failed to hand over more than £20,000 raised for the son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has been jailed. Lorry driver Gary Gardner was told he will...

Woman loses toes to 'fish pedicure' gone horribly wrong

14 September 2018
Woman loses toes to 'fish pedicure' gone horribly wrong

A woman was forced to amputate all the toes off her right foot after getting a “fish pedicure” that went horribly wrong while on holiday in Thailand. In 2006, Victoria...

Corruption fight: Buhari boxing the air – SDP chieftain

14 September 2018
Corruption fight: Buhari boxing the air – SDP chieftain

A chieftain of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and a presidential aspirant, John Dara, has described President Muhammedu Buhari’s fight against corruption as merely ‘boxing the air.’ Dara, who contested...

How Obasanjo’s failed third term agenda was funded — New Book

14 September 2018
How Obasanjo’s failed third term agenda was funded — New Book

new book has given an insight into how money was raised for the spirited campaign to keep former President Olusegun Obasanjo in office beyond his second term in 2007. It...

How I started my political life – Osinbajo

13 September 2018
How I started my political life – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday narrated his youth years and how he joined several pressure groups before becoming the Attorney-General of Lagos State. Mr Osinbajo disclosed this while addressing...

Pregnant Kenya Moore claims to weigh 200 pounds

13 September 2018
Pregnant Kenya Moore claims to weigh 200 pounds

Baby on board! On Wednesday, mom-to-be Kenya Moore shared a snap of her growing baby bump on Instagram, after registering at Buy Buy Baby. “Bye bye baby! #auntlori and I...

Herbalist arrested for allegedly trying to kill his apprentice

13 September 2018
Herbalist arrested for allegedly trying to kill his apprentice

The police in Ogun State have arrested a 62 years old herbalist, Ganiyu Idowu, for alleged kidnap and attempt to kill his apprentice for money ritual. Mr Idowu committed the...

Michael Moore says he believes Trump could be America's last president because 'he has no respect for the rule of law'

13 September 2018

Michael Moore says he believes that if certain circumstances align, Donald Trump could be America's last president. "I think that we have someone in the White House who has no...

Woman wins million claim over Iran prison torture

13 September 2018
Woman wins  million claim over Iran prison torture

A US judge has ordered Iran to pay million to a US-Iran dual national who was whipped, beaten and threatened with rape during attempts to torture her into confessing...

'Man who killed bin Laden says it may be ‘worst thing I’ve ever done’

13 September 2018
'Man who killed bin Laden says it may be ‘worst thing I’ve ever done’

The man who killed Osama bin Laden said shooting the al-Qaeda leader may be “the worst thing” he’s “ever done.” During an interview on British television marking the 17th anniversary...

Police arrests officer caught with beer in public

13 September 2018
Police arrests officer caught with beer in public

Lagos Police Commissioner Imohimi Edgal has revealed the identity of an Inspector accused of drinking beer on duty as Emmanuel Egba. The police boss also ordered his arrest and an...

Clark to Niger Delta: Vote only president who supports restructuring

12 September 2018
Clark to Niger Delta: Vote only president who supports restructuring

Leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and foremost Ijaw nationalist, Chief Edwin Clark, has advised people of the Niger Delta not to vote for any politician that does...

28-year-old man climbs telecom mast to protest poor economy

12 September 2018
28-year-old man climbs telecom mast to protest poor economy

A 28-year-old man, Nurudeen Lliyasu, has climbed a telecommunication mast in Abuja, to protest the poor economy in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the man...

Snakes on a plane: Passenger flew from Germany to Russia with 20 snakes in his bag

12 September 2018
Snakes on a plane: Passenger flew from Germany to Russia with 20 snakes in his bag

Snakes on a plane just got literal. A passenger flying from Germany to Russia caused a stir when it was discovered he was carrying 20 snakes in his bag. The...

Man walks into police station with wife’s severed head

12 September 2018
Man walks into police station with wife’s severed head

A man has been arrested after walking into a police station carrying a plastic bag containing his wife’s severed head. The suspect, identified only as Satish, was also holding a...

“2015 change was a big mistake”- Kwankwaso

12 September 2018
“2015 change was a big mistake”- Kwankwaso

Former Kano state Governor and Presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has disclosed that the change he and others who followed and supported President...

Buhari will lose 2019 presidential election - The Economist

12 September 2018
Buhari will lose 2019 presidential election - The Economist

Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research unit of The Economist Magazine, has predicted that opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will defeat ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the upcoming...

Thieves raid Leah Sharibu’s family house

12 September 2018
Thieves raid Leah Sharibu’s family house

Thieves on Monday looted the home of the parents of Leah Sharibu in Dapchi, Yobe State. The incident occurred just as concerned Nigerians noted that today is the 205th day...

2019: I am Atiku’s senior, I won’t step down for him – Lamido

12 September 2018
2019: I am Atiku’s senior, I won’t step down for him – Lamido

A former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has responded to a statement in which former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, said Mr Lamido would step down for him in the...

[OPINION] Tinubu: What the most powerful man in Babylon must know - Fredrick Nwabufo

11 September 2018
[OPINION] Tinubu: What the most powerful man in Babylon must know  - Fredrick Nwabufo

I have been thinking about Jagaban, Bola Ahmed Tinubu lately. I think he deserves an encomium for tipping into the expansive shoes of the sage, Obafemi Awolowo, by forging a...

Evans: Court rules September 26 on admissibility of confessional statement

11 September 2018
Evans: Court rules September 26 on admissibility of confessional statement

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court will on September 26, 2018 rule on the admissibility of confessional statement made by the alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly known...

Donald Trump's 'thoughtless' tweet on 17th anniversary of 9/11 upsets Americans

11 September 2018
Donald Trump's 'thoughtless' tweet on 17th anniversary of 9/11 upsets Americans

This Tuesday marked the 11th anniversary of the deadly September 11 attacks in the US. Early in the morning of September 11, 2001, four aircraft hijacked by 19 militants (later...

Donald Trump Jr. is asked what crime anonymous Op-ed writer committed. His answer was ridiculous

11 September 2018
Donald Trump Jr. is asked what crime anonymous Op-ed writer committed. His answer was ridiculous

Donald Trump Jr. joined ABC News for an exclusive interview on Tuesday, and he was asked for his reaction to anonymous op-ed penned in the New York Times, including whether...

Invitation by UN: Nnamdi Kanu’s family laments visa refusal by Swiss Embassy

11 September 2018
Invitation by UN: Nnamdi Kanu’s family laments visa refusal by Swiss Embassy

The family of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has condemned the Embassy of Switzerland in Abuja for allegedly denying travelling visa to members...

Akume attacks Ortom, says gov’s PhD certificate fake

11 September 2018
Akume attacks Ortom, says gov’s PhD certificate fake

The senator representing Benue North-West Senatorial District, George Akume, and Governor Samuel Ortom took on each other on Monday in a war of words. Akume had at the All Progressives...

Nigerians waiting for 2019 to erase memories of haunting nightmare

11 September 2018
Nigerians waiting for 2019 to erase memories of haunting nightmare

Chairman NERC Dr.Sam Amadi • Okorocha has one year to changeDr. Sam Amadi, the immediate past chairman of Nigria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), in this interview examines challenges facing electricity...

Wizkid’s jersey designed by Nike sold out in 10 mins

10 September 2018
Wizkid’s jersey designed by Nike sold out in 10 mins

Nigerian Afro pop star, Ayodeji Balogun a.k.a Wizkid is on top of the world as his new creation jersey, designed by athletic apparel giant `Nike’ sold out 10 minutes after...

Saudi arrests man over breakfast video with woman

10 September 2018
Saudi arrests man over breakfast video with woman

Saudi authorities have arrested a foreign hotel worker who appeared in an "offensive" video eating breakfast with a female colleague, the labour ministry said Sunday. The footage, which sparked outrage...

We’re always shouting in church as if God is deaf- Museveni

10 September 2018
We’re always shouting in church as if God is deaf- Museveni

At the time of former Buyende District DPC Muhammad Kirumira’s assassination, police officers were in area (Bulenga) but did not hear gunshots, according to President Museveni.In his state of the...

Moldovan President Dodon involved in a car crash

10 September 2018
Moldovan President Dodon involved in a car crash

Two cars from the convoy of Moldovan President Igor Dodon were involved in an accident on September 9, on the Chisinau-Calarasi Road. The president, his mother and two security officers...

Why Buhari hasn’t acted on Minister Adeosun’s certificate scandal — Presidency

10 September 2018
Why Buhari hasn’t acted on Minister Adeosun’s certificate scandal — Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said it hopes the certificate forgery scandal involving the finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, would soon be proven as false, claiming that investigations are still on after...

Nigeria jails man for forging ICAN certificate, but silent on Adeosun’s NYSC forgery

10 September 2018
Nigeria jails man for forging ICAN certificate, but silent on Adeosun’s NYSC forgery

While the Nigerian government has continued to be silent over the certificate forgery scandal of its finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, it has successfully prosecuted a civil servant for falsifying his...

Saraki: We must get rid of inept leadership

10 September 2018
Saraki: We must get rid of inept leadership

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has hinted that the time has come to free Nigerians from “trial and error leadership” and build a brand new country where every citizen would...

Sea cow rescued in Lagos

10 September 2018
Sea cow rescued in Lagos

A manatee, popularly known as sea cow, has been found in a riverine community in the Agboyi-Ketu Local Council Development Area of Lagos State. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture,...

Buhari, APC sponsoring some PDP presidential aspirants – Wike

09 September 2018
Buhari, APC sponsoring some PDP presidential aspirants – Wike

In this exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ reporter, Cletus Ukpong, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State opens up on the 2019 general elections in Nigeria, his quarrel with the Minister...

Pence says he’s confident no one on his staff wrote the unsigned New York Times column

09 September 2018
Pence says he’s confident no one on his staff wrote the unsigned New York Times column

U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence says he’s “100 per cent confident” that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column criticizing President Donald Trump’s leadership....

Attempt to rig 2019 elections will lead to chaos, Ayodele, Ositelu warn

09 September 2018
Attempt to rig 2019 elections will lead to chaos, Ayodele, Ositelu warn

Any attempt to subvert the will of Nigerians during the 2019 general election will have dire consequences for the unity of the country, two leading clerics Primate Elijah Ayodele and...

Cardi B's brawl with Nicki Minaj didn't have to happen

09 September 2018
Cardi B's brawl with Nicki Minaj didn't have to happen

Cardi B and Nicki Minaj were involved in a . Cardi B was escorted from the event by security, and photos show a lump on her forehead that she reportedly...

Buhari, Jonathan and I: Ex-IGP, Suleiman Abba, opens up

09 September 2018
Buhari, Jonathan and I: Ex-IGP, Suleiman Abba, opens up

Former Inspector-General of Police Suleiman Abba, a lawyer, has opened up on the actions he took to forestall the plan to scuttle the 2015 presidential election. In this interview with...

How APC, PDP scheme out poor, honest Nigerians from elective offices

09 September 2018
How APC, PDP scheme out poor, honest Nigerians from elective offices

Nigeria’s governing party, APC, has set its prices for forms for elective offices so high that it would be virtually impossible for poor, honest Nigerians, including civil servants to aspire...

Celebrities of yesteryears and their new businesses

09 September 2018
Celebrities of yesteryears and their new businesses

Fame, like beauty, is transient. A superstar at the peak of stardom could become a footnote in history within the twinkle of an eye. A lot of stars have shone...

2019 Primaries: APC states’ chairmen battle Oshiomhole

08 September 2018
2019 Primaries: APC states’ chairmen battle Oshiomhole

Barely two weeks to the commencement of primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the ruling party is literally at war with itself over the method to adopt in the...

2019: Why ex-generals oppose Buhari – Gen. Jemibewon

08 September 2018
2019: Why ex-generals oppose Buhari – Gen. Jemibewon

Major General David Jemibewon (rtd) has expressed disappointment over the state of affairs in the country ahead of next year’s general elections. In this interview with WILLY EYA, the retired...

APC not threatened by PDP’s noise, says Lai Mohammed

08 September 2018
APC not threatened by PDP’s noise, says Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister for Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), was not threatened by what he termed the noise of the Peoples...

End of the road for woman who chopped off man's organ and threw it in toilet

08 September 2018
End of the road for woman who chopped off man's organ and threw it in toilet

A woman who was on the run for allegedly chopping off her lover’s manhood and dousing his face with acid was Saturday arrested in Kwale after she tried to change...

Why I no longer want to be president in 2019 – Fayose

08 September 2018
Why I no longer want to be president in 2019 – Fayose

The governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has hinted why he is no longer interested in running for president in 2019. The outgoing governor spoke in Ado Ekiti on Friday...

I don’t owe my success to BBNaija only – Bisola Aiyeola

08 September 2018
I don’t owe my success to BBNaija only – Bisola Aiyeola

We have seen many winners of Big Brother come and go. Some have lasted as long as the reality show ran and others have hogged the limelight a little while...

For Nigeria to make progress, there must be leadership change in 2019, says Atiku

08 September 2018
For Nigeria to make progress, there must be leadership  change in 2019, says Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who is a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), said on Saturday that Nigeria’s leadership must change in 2019 for the country to...

Pope tells bishops to fight abuse

08 September 2018
Pope tells bishops to fight abuse

Pope Francis told newly ordained bishops on Saturday (local time) that they must reject all forms of abuse and work in communion to fight the clerical culture that has fueled...

Family of 3 run over by London subway train, escape unhurt

08 September 2018
Family of 3 run over by London subway train, escape unhurt

British police say a family of three had an amazing escape after falling into the path of a London subway train. The British Transport Police force says a mother pushing...

The perils of China’s “debt-trap diplomacy” - The Economist

08 September 2018
The perils of China’s “debt-trap diplomacy” - The Economist

Malaysia’s rethink of Chinese belt-and-road projects has lessons for other countries IN AUGUST, three months after his opposition coalition trounced the Malaysian party that had ruled since independence, Mahathir Mohamad,...

How weapons proliferation fuels insecurity in Nigeria

08 September 2018
How weapons proliferation fuels insecurity in Nigeria

The negative impact of illicit arms trafficking in Nigeria can be said to be the root of insecurity in the country, accounting for increasing violence and mass killings. In March...

He turned me into a high blood pressure patient ’cos of his jealous, suspicious acts —Woman

08 September 2018
He turned me into a high blood pressure patient ’cos of his jealous, suspicious acts —Woman

A woman, Serifat Ogunsanya has brought a divorce suit against her husband, Oluyomi Ogunsanya at the Oja Oba/Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State. ‘He’s jealous and doesn’t...

Raids on Clark, Kuku’s residences deliberate ethnic target —Ijaw group

08 September 2018
Raids on Clark, Kuku’s residences deliberate ethnic target —Ijaw group

A group, the Ijaw Solidarity Forum (ISF), has described the raids on the residences of Chief Edwin Clark and Dr Kingsley Kuku as a deliberate ethic target. In a statement...

My survival, a miracle —Opeyemi Bamidele

08 September 2018
My survival, a miracle —Opeyemi Bamidele

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Mr Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, on Friday returned to the state about three months after he was accidentally shot at...

FLOOD ALERT: We’re not scared, we’ll swim out like fish – Residents of affected areas

08 September 2018
FLOOD ALERT: We’re not scared, we’ll swim out like fish – Residents of affected areas

Anxiety has heightened among riverbank dwellers across Delta State following the flood alert by Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) which placed the state among the flash-points in the country. The...

Wedding ceremony turns to Mock wedding as bride and groom pull ‘no show’

07 September 2018
Wedding ceremony turns to Mock wedding as bride and groom pull ‘no show’

A minor and a young lady were used as substitutes to replace the bride and groom at the wedding ceremony after the real couple had skipped the border, fleeing from...

Presidency, Atiku fight

07 September 2018
Presidency, Atiku fight

The Presidency and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, are locked in a fight over President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption crusade. Atiku, yesterday, urged the president to have a clear grasp of...

Preach peaceful coexistence among Nigerians, Sultan urges Catholic Bishops

07 September 2018
Preach peaceful coexistence among Nigerians, Sultan urges Catholic Bishops

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has called on Catholic bishops in the country to continue to preach peaceful coexistence among the people. The monarch made the...

How a Romanian mathematician hacked the system and won the lottery 14 times

07 September 2018
How a Romanian mathematician hacked the system and won the lottery 14 times

You are four times more likely to be struck by lightning than to win the lottery. Those odds apparently do not apply to Stefan Mandel, a Romanian-Australian economist who’s won...

Woman loses M in a love scam to a man she never met

07 September 2018
Woman loses M  in a love scam to a man she never met

A wealthy businesswoman handed nearly million over four years to a man posing as a British engineer whom she never met. The 66-year-old woman ran a real estate company...

'Goldilocks' incident: Kiwi-born bikini model Patrice Poutu found asleep in stranger's bed, faces deportation

07 September 2018
'Goldilocks' incident: Kiwi-born bikini model Patrice Poutu found asleep in stranger's bed, faces deportation

A Kiwi-born bikini model faces deportation to New Zealand after she was found asleep in a stranger's bed on Australia's Gold Coast - the latest in a 'lengthy' rapsheet that...


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