PREMIUM TIMES' observers denied access into Ize-Iyamu's LG collation centre

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- A team of PREMIUM TIMES' observers covering the Edo governorship election at Orhionmwon Local Government Area have been denied access into the collation centre. The team arrived ... Read More

#EdoDecides2020: Obaseki wins local govt with wide margin

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has won the election in his Oredo local government held on Saturday. Mr Obaseki, according to the result announced by INEC, polled 43,498 ... Read More

Water Resources Bill to be reviewed by Attorneys-General, Council of State - NGF

Nigeria, Sept. 18 -- The National Water Resources Bill, 2020, will be thoroughly reviewed by the Attorney-General and Executive Council of each state before a unanimous decision is made on the bill, t... Read More

COVID-19: Some international passengers presenting fake results - PTF

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 says international travellers from some countries have been presenting fake PCR results on their COVID-19 status to enter Nigeria. T... Read More

NDDC: Akpabio meets probe panel, others

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, on Tuesday held a meeting with the Chairman of the House Committee on Niger Delta Affairs, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo. The meeting ... Read More

Nigeria becoming a failed, divided State - Obasanjo

Nigeria, Sept. 12 -- The former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said Nigeria is slowly becoming a failed, divided state, and the poverty capital of the world. Mr Obasanjo who said he has n... Read More

National Assembly postpones resumption

Nigeria, Sept. 12 -- The National Assembly has announced the postponement of its resumption scheduled from September 15 to September 29. The Acting Clerk of the National Assembly, Ojo Amos, made this... Read More

Buhari, family under fire for breaching CBN Act, NCDC guideline at daughter's wedding

NIGERIA, Sept. 8 -- Many Nigerians have called out the first family for violating part of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act at the wedding ceremony of Hanan Buhari, one of the daughters of Preside... Read More

N5bn monthly not enough for 2.7m IDPs - Senator

Nigeria, Sept. 7 -- No amount of resources can sustain the 2.7 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in camps in the northeast, not even N5 billion monthly, the Chairman of the Senate Committee ... Read More

Lawan, Shekarau, Nwaoboshi top list of 10 senators without a single bill

Nigeria, Sept. 4 -- About 14 months since the inauguration of the ninth assembly, lawmakers have been striving to perform their primary duties and fulfill promises made to their constituents. Top of ... Read More