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Kick out APC in 2023 if you're not satisfied, Fayemi tells Nigerian youth

Nigeria, May 1 -- The governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has urged Nigerian youth to "kick out" the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2023 if they (youth) are not satisfied with the party... Read More


Aregbesola's ally quits Oyetola's cabinet after 'attempts to hold two key positions failed'

Nigeria, April 29 -- The Commissioner for Federal Matters in Osun State, Idiat Babalola, has resigned from the administration of Governor Gboyega Oyetola. Sources told PREMIUM TIMES that Ms Babalola ... Read More


Amotekun arrest 11 suspected bandits

Nigeria, April 29 -- The Oyo State Security Network, codenamed Amotekun, has announced the arrest of 11 suspected bandits in the state. The commandant of the security corps, Olayinka Olayanju, said i... Read More


Four years after, OAU reinstates students' union

Nigeria, April 27 -- The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has announced the reinstatement of the institution's Students' Union activities. This was made known in a stateme... Read More


Minister, NCC fail to act on officials indicted in N122m fraud

Nigeria, April 27 -- Two weeks after his office was contacted by a group to take action against two officials of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) enmeshed in a N122 million fraud, Minister... Read More


JUST IN: Sunday Igboho alleges plot to arrest him, says home under siege

Nigeria, April 26 -- Sunday Adeyemi, a self-styled Yoruba activist, on Monday morning claimed soldiers invaded his Ibadan residence in a bid to arrest him and his supporters. Mr Adeyemi, popularly kn... Read More


Gunmen kidnap hotelier, wife, children, others in Oyo

Nigeria, April 26 -- Unknown gunmen have kidnapped a hotelier, Olukunle Oyedokun, and his nursing wife, Juliana, at a hotel in Ajaawa, Ogo Oluwa Local Government Area of Oyo State. The couple's infan... Read More


Sad Week In Nigeria: Over 239 killed, 44 kidnapped in separate incidents

Nigeria, April 25 -- In his Saturday article titled, 'The Endless Martyrdom of Youth', Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka said Nigeria is at war but her leaders are pretending. Indeed, that is the perfect d... Read More


Lagos LG Poll: APC inaugurates 'election preparation' committee

Nigeria, April 23 -- The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State has inaugurated a committee consisting of 15 members to set modalities and guidelines for its next local government elect... Read More


PHOTO NEWS: Osun govt receives Odumakin's remains

Nigeria, April 23 -- The Osun State Government has received the remains of the ex-spokesperson of the Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin. Mr Odumakin died of COVID-19 complica... Read More