Reps move to amend Child Rights Act, to criminalise child abandonment

Nigeria, Dec. 7 -- The House of Representatives has passed for second reading a bill to make it a criminal offence for parents to abandon a child after birth. The bill, sponsored by Sergius Ogun (PDP... Read More

Tinubu at Chatham House, speaks on election promises, age, birth

Nigeria, Dec. 6 -- The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has described the surge in attacks on the facilities of the Independent National Electoral Com... Read More

The Letterman: How Obasanjo went broke, borrowed to run his farm after leaving office as head of state

Nigeria, Dec. 6 -- Three years after leaving office as Military Head of State in 1979, Olusegun Obasanjo went broke forcing him to depend on loan to run his farm in Ota, Ogun State, The Letterman, a b... Read More

Arise TV Town Hall: Again, Tinubu stays away as Atiku, Obi, Kwankwaso attend

Nigeria, Dec. 5 -- The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Bola Tinubu, has again stayed away from a town hall meeting organised by Arise TV for presidential candidates ahead... Read More

2023: Tinubu not mandated by constitution to attend debates, asks supporters to boycott Arise TV - Campaign Council

Nigeria, Dec. 4 -- The presidential campaign council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says its candidate, Bola Tinubu, will not attend the town hall series organised by Arise TV in collaboration... Read More

2023: Tinubu not denied US visa, will be there soon - Orji Kalu

Nigeria, Dec. 4 -- The Senate Chief Whip, Orji Kalu, has denied reports that Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was denied a United States visa ahead of his... Read More

Group asks NASS to remove CJN Ariwoola over alleged partisan comment

Nigeria, Dec. 3 -- Some civil society organisations (CSOs) under the aegis of the Coalition of Civil Societies of Nigeria (CCSN) on Friday held a protest at the entrance of the National Assembly deman... Read More

Nigeria losing influence in Africa - Obasanjo

Nigeria, Dec. 2 -- Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says Nigeria's influence in the world, particularly Africa, is declining. Mr Obasanjo stated this in Abuja on Thursday during the launch of a boo... Read More

APGA Crisis: Factional chairman freed from prison, speaks on experience

Nigeria, Dec. 1 -- The factional National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Edozie Njoku, has described his two days in prison as the best experience of his life. A Federal Capi... Read More

The Letterman: Premium Times launches book on Obasanjo's 'secret' letters (LIVE UPDATES)

Nigeria, Dec. 1 -- The official launch of The Letterman, a book authored by PREMIUM TIMES' Editor-in-chief, Musikilu Mojeed, holds in Abuja today. All is set for the 492-page narrative non-fiction to... Read More