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Kidnapped university students regain freedom

Nigeria, March 17 -- The two female students of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago Iwoye, Ayetoro campus, kidnapped on Sunday have regained their freedom. This was confirmed in a post on Twitter ... Read More


Nigeria's ambassador, who slapped journalist, threatens legal action against PREMIUM TIMES

Nigeria, March 16 -- Nigeria's ambassador to Mexico, Adejare Bello, has threatened to take legal action against PREMIUM TIMES for reporting his assault on a journalist in Osun State. This newspaper, ... Read More


JUST IN: Afenifere leader Fasoranti steps down

Nigeria, March 16 -- Reuben Fasoranti, a Yoruba elder statesman, has reportedly stepped down as the national leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political association, Afenifere. Mr Fasoranti's decision w... Read More


Osun govt condemns killing of six members of same family

Nigeria, March 14 -- The Osun State Government has reacted to the killing of six members of the same family by unknown gunmen at Wasimi community in Irewole Local Government area of the state. The de... Read More


Gunmen kill six members of same family in Osun

Nigeria, March 14 -- Some unknown gunmen have killed six members of the same family before daybreak in a community called Wasinmi, in Osun State. The community is along the Ife/Ibadan expressway. Sou... Read More


Farmer-Herders Crisis: Tinubu says attack on herders, farmers, criminal

Nigeria, March 13 -- The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has reacted to the recent crisis between crop farmers and herders in Nigeria. Mr Tinubu, in a statement S... Read More


#EndSARS: Feminist Coalition's $51,000 bitcoin account withdrawal stirs controversy

Nigeria, March 13 -- There was controversy on social media on Friday following an allegation by a Twitter user who accused the Feminist Coalition (FemCo) of withdrawal of $51,000 worth of bitcoin from... Read More


PHOTOS: OAU students protest fuel hike in Ile-Ife

Nigeria, March 13 -- Dozens of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) students on Saturday blocked the institution's gate to protest fuel price increment at most filling stations in Ile-Ife, Osun State. Th... Read More


Nigeria's ambassador to Mexico assaults journalist

Nigeria, March 12 -- The Nigerian ambassador to Mexico, Adejare Bello, on Friday, assaulted a journalist in Osun State. Mr Adejare, a former speaker of the state assembly unleashed an attack on Adeni... Read More


OAU security assaults student for protesting over fuel hike

Nigeria, March 12 -- A student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Owoeye Olaoluwa, was on Friday assaulted by operatives of the institution's security outfit for protesting over fuel hike. Mr Olaol... Read More