Lagos to close Marine Beach Bridge for five months

The Lagos State Government on Sunday announced a plan to effect partial closure of the Marine Beach Bridge, Apapa, to vehicular movement, from May...

Omah Lay – Bad Influence

Omah Lay – Bad Influence Buzzing singer, Omah Lay presents us with this spanking new single and they tagged this one “Bad Influence”, off his...

Nigerian soldiers kill 1,015 insurgents since April

The Nigerian Army said it eliminated over 1,015 Boko Haram terrorists in different encounters with the insurgents in the Northeast from April 4 till...

Coronavirus: Nigeria records 313 new cases

Nigeria’s tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday rose to 7,839 as 313 new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control...

Awoniyi suffers heavy defeat with Mainz

Nigerian striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, who grabbed the headline last weekend having scored his first Bundesliga goal was on the losing side on Sunday as...

Produce more, Nigeria has no money to import food, Buhari urges...

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised Nigerian farmers to increase their food production as Nigeria has ‘no money’ for food importation. Even before the coronavirus pandemic,...

Cross River Health Commissioner celebrates with Muslims

The Commissioner for Health, Cross River State, Betta Edu, joined Muslim Faithful in the state to celebrate the end of the holy month of...

Southeast Governors reject IGP’s template for community policing

Governors of the South-east have rejected the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar’s methodology of community policing. The governors have, therefore, asked the five state...

Coronavirus patients treated with Hydroxychloroquine stand high risk of death

A new study says hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug, puts COVID-19 patients at a higher risk of death. The study, titled “Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19:...

Nigerian agencies fight on social media over office space

Two Nigerian federal agencies in Abuja have taken their fight over office accommodation to the public via social media. It all began when the Chief...

Nigerian federal agencies fight on social media over office space

Two Nigerian federal agencies in Abuja have taken their fight over office accommodation to the public via social media. It all began when the Chief...

Group assists poor, vulnerable citizens during lockdown

When the Nigerian government in late March ordered a lockdown of two states and the Federal Capital Territory in a bid to curb the...

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen loses dad

The Nigeria Football Federation says they have reached out to Super Eagles’ forward, Victor Osimhen, who lost his 80-year-old father Saturday evening. While expressing grief,...

Obinwanne Okeke surrenders, to plead guilty to wire and computer fraud

Obinwanne Okeke, the Nigerian ‘businessman’ arrested in the United States last August, has capitulated after months of putting up spirited fights against the two-count...

Nigeria’s SSS refuses to free journalist granted bail by court

Nigeria’s secret police, the SSS, in Akwa Ibom State, South-South Nigeria, on Friday, refused to obey an order of a magistrate court granting bail...

EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian Army ‘secretly trying’ soldier who criticised service chiefs on...

The Nigerian Army is secretly trying a soldier, Mohammed Abdullahi, for making ‘unguarded comments’ on social media about the tenures of the current service...

“Cynthia Morgan call me…” – Davido urges songstress to call him...

Nigerian music superstar, David Adeleke who is widely known as Davido has offered to help songstress, Cynthia Morgan. This comes after Cynthia Morgan went viral...

Groups caution Nigerian media on partisan, unprofessional reporting

A coalition of local and international anti-corruption groups has asked the Nigerian media “to protect public interest and the integrity of the judiciary by ensuring...

“I Slept On TV Carton In Boys Quarters While Living With...

May D has reacted to the Jude Okoye – Cynthia Morgan saga. A twitter user wrote: “How Cynthia Morgan went from First frame to the second...

Buhari celebrates Eid-el-Fitri with family

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday celebrated the eid-el-fitri with his family in Abuja. The celebration of the Islamic festival was low key across Nigeria...

I will encourage my children to play for Nigeria

A former Nigeria international, Osaze Odemwingie, has made a promise to encourage his three children play for the country though they have two other...

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases increase 22%, fewer persons recover

Last week, coronavirus cases in Nigeria increased while fewer persons recovered, according to official data. A PREMIUM TIMES review of data by the Nigeria Centre...

Tear gas fired as Hong Kong residents continue protests

Police fired tear gas at protesters in one of Hong Kong’s busiest shopping districts on Sunday as growing numbers took to the street in...

Offa residents celebrate low key, avoid praying grounds

Residents of Offa in Ilorin are having a low key Eid-el Fitri celebration to mark the end of the Ramadan as they desert praying...

Enugu govt provides details of two new COVID-19 cases

The Enugu State Government has provided more information on the two new COVID-19 cases in the state. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the Nigeria Centre for...

FRSC rescues pregnant woman in labour pains

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Saturday rescued a pregnant woman, struggling to drive herself to hospital amid agony of labour pains. Bisi Kazeem,...

Premier League confirms two new cases

Two people from two different Premier League clubs have recently tested positive for coronavirus. This announcement was made by the Premier League after the second...

SERAP sues Wike, Nigerian govt at ECOWAS court

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has launched legal action against Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the government of President Muhammadu...

Jaywon defends record label owners in Nigeria

Nigerian artiste, Jaywon appears to be in defense of owners of music record label in Nigeria as a lot of people drop their opinions...

JUST IN: Coronavirus: UK announces three more flights for Britons in...

The UK government has announced three more charter flights to transport Britons from Nigeria. The British government has already airlifted 1,700 Britons from Nigeria since...