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Troops rescue three farmers in Kaduna, kill bandit –

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have rescued three villagers abducted from their farms on Wednesday in Maro village along Kaduna-Abuja highway. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations, 1Division Nigerian Army Kaduna,...

How NHIS squandered over N6.8 billion on illegal allowances – Audit Report

The staff and management of Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) between 2016 and 2017 helped themselves with several ‘irregular’ and unapproved allowances totalling N6.8 billion, a recently released audit report...

Muiz Banire speaks on his removal as AMCON chairman

The immediate past Chairman of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Muiz Banire, suggested on Thursday that he was not bothered by his removal from office. PREMIUM TIMES reported how...
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JUST IN: Nigerian soldiers intercept ‘strange’ military equipment in Adamawa

Nigerian soldiers manning a checkpoint in Adamawa State have intercepted six mine resistance vehicles that seemed to have been transported into Nigeria without due process. The military personnel, attached to the...

Minister orders Nigerian agencies to begin standard certification

Nigeria’s Minister of Communication Isa Pantami has directed agencies under the ministry to start the ISO certification process to improve cybersecurity in the country. Mr Pantami gave the directive during the...

Pay our bursary before governorship poll – Kogi students tell Gov Bello

The National Association of Kogi State Students (NAKOSS) has appealed to Governor Yahaya Bello to approve the payment of the 2019 bursary allowance of its members across higher institutions in...
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ANALYSIS: Kogi Election: Gladiators test strength at PDP, APC primaries

The citizens of Kogi State are gearing up for another governorship election on November 16. They will decide whether to return or replace incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello. In the 2015 election,...
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NAFDAC arrests suspects for adulteration of chemicals

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) in Niger has arrested two suspects in Mokwa Local Government Area of the state over alleged adulteration of agro-chemicals. Aniko...
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Okagbare, Oduduru to lead Nigeria’s quest for…

Nigeria’s quest for a harvest of medals in the track and field events of the 12th African Games ongoing in Rabat, Morocco, is very much on course as the country’s...
President Muhammadu Buhari chats with Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama,  Nigerian Amnassadoe to Japan, Alhaji Mohammed Gana Yisa and Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom an on arrival for the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development in Japan. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. AUG 26 2019.

TRAVELOGUE: Japan File: With Love From Yokohama, By Femi Adesina

Love in Tokyo is the title of a 1966 film that became a hit at the box office. Since then, when men and women, boys and girls show affection to...

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