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Former Buhari's anti-corruption adviser embroiled in examination malpractice appointed top academic

Nigeria, Nov. 9 -- A former adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on anti-corruption, Benedicta Daudu, who was suspended by the University of Jos (UNIJOS) in 2016 for allegedly cheating during an exam... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: Besides $9 bn P&ID ruling, Nigeria dogged by other huge contractual judgement debts

Nigeria, Oct. 15 -- As Nigeria puts together an appeal against the $9 billion judgement debt in favour of Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID), by the United Kingdom Commercial Court, the... Read More


BBC investigation exposes Nigerian, Ghanaian academics sexually harassing students for grades

Nigeria, Oct. 7 -- In a year-long investigation due to be released on Monday, a BBC Africa Eye investigation, using undercover reporters posing as students, has revealed how female students are blackm... Read More


How Danfo Drivers shaped Nigeria's pop culture of late 90s and early 2000s

Nigeria, Sept. 29 -- Last Thursday, the managers of the pop rave of the early 2000s, Danfo Drivers, announced that Mad Melon (Oghenemaro Emeofa), one half of the duo from Ajegunle, a suburb of Lagos f... Read More


Oath Of Secrecy: PREMIUM TIMES appeals to LASU staff to share confidential information anonymously

Nigeria, Sept. 28 -- In April, PREMIUM TIMES ran a series exposing corruption and fraud at the Lagos State University, LASU. The first story, published on April 6, revealed that a top professor at the... Read More


How Kebbi Governor, Abubakar Bagudu, was arrested in America

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Long before he was elected governor, prosecutors in the United States and the United Kingdom said Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State was a bagman for the infamous late military dictat... Read More


"Return £7.3m you laundered for Ibori or ." UK court orders Goldman Sachs banker

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- A court in the United Kingdom has ordered a former Goldman Sachs banker, who was described as the linchpin in the money laundering schemes of James Ibori, to return £7.3 mill... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: $9.6Billion Judgment Debt: How former CJN helped P&ID to defeat Nigeria

Nigeria, Sept. 14 -- For the former Chief Justice, it was all business. It did not matter that he was providing an expert legal opinion against his country whose judiciary he once headed. It did not ... Read More


Detained Nigerian journalist charged with treason for criticising governor

Nigeria, Sept. 1 -- A Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, who has been in police detention for over a week, over a report about an alleged diversion of N500 million by the Cross River governor, has bee... Read More


How Nigerian syndicate defrauded firms, individuals of millions of dollars

Nigeria, Aug. 23 -- An online syndicate of mostly Nigerian nationals facing fraud and money laundering charges defrauded no fewer than 18 corporate organisations and 14 individuals across the world of... Read More