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CELLULOID: Baba Suwe's metamorphosis

Nigeria, May 19 -- Is Baba Suwe the most gifted comedian of his generation? Cheeky poser, the response would be as fluid as Babatunde Omidina's own approach to comedy. In a recent interview, Mr Latin... Read More


SATIRE SATURDAY: Shall we now beg Goodluck Jonathan for forgiveness?

Nigeria, May 18 -- Two weeks ago, I was in Ibogun-Olaogun, former President Olusegun Obasanjo's ancestral village, for an interview with the retired general. The conversation is meant to be part of a ... Read More


Elumelu urges investment in young Africans

Nigeria, May 18 -- The Chairman of Heirs Holding and founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Tony Elumelu, on Thursday enjoined leaders from across the world to train and invest in young African... Read More


JUST IN: MTN Nigeria admitted into NSE Premium Board

Nigeria, May 16 -- The Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday announced the listing by introduction of 20.35 billion ordinary shares of MTN Nigeria Communications Plc. Details of the listing showed that... Read More


Stanbic IBTC Bank fined N2 billion for violating CBN guidelines, other offences

Nigeria, May 14 -- The management of Stanbic IBTC was fined about N2 billion for violating the guidelines of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and committing other sundry offences in 2018. Details of... Read More


I'm wiser now - Ambode

Nigeria, May 13 -- The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that having spent almost four years running the affairs of Lagos, he is "wiser" now. Mr Ambode said this while fielding questio... Read More


Malabu Scandal: Jonathan replies Nigerian govt, speaks on role

Nigeria, May 12 -- A former Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, has repeated his claim that he did nothing wrong when his government brokered the controversial Malabu oil deal. A statement by Ikec... Read More


Lawyer sues Buhari over UK "private visit"

Nigeria, May 10 -- A Lagos-based human rights lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari for not handing over power to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo when he travelled to London on a p... Read More


How bank charges hinder financial inclusion in Nigeria

Nigeria, May 7 -- Arbitrary charges effected on Automated Teller Machine, ATM, cards and other services rendered by banks have been identified as a possible factor that may hinder Nigeria's financial ... Read More


Malabu Scandal: Nigerian govt demands $3.5 billion from Eni, Shell

Nigeria, May 6 -- The Nigerian government is seeking about $3.5 billion in damages from oil giants Eni and Shell over the controversial Malabu oil deal, PREMIUM TIMES has gathered. The new claim is c... Read More