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#EdoDecides2020: Oshiomhole casts vote, chides INEC

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- The immediate past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, at about 10:55 a.m. on Saturday cast his vote in Ward 10 (Uzairue North East), polli... Read More


PTCIJ trains journalists on extractive industry reporting

Nigeria, Sept. 12 -- The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), through its Natural Resources and Extractives Programme (NAREP), has held a three-day virtual training for journalis... Read More


Nigerian Air Force acquits soldier who allegedly slapped doctor

Nigeria, Sept. 3 -- Citing lack of proof, a summary military trial of the Nigerian Air Force has acquitted Ibrahim SA, an aircraftman, who allegedly slapped Avwebo Otoide, a Port Harcourt-based doctor... Read More


Gbajabiamila to visit Ghana amidst country's row with Nigeria

Nigeria, Sept. 2 -- The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, will visit Ghana on Wednesday for a meeting with his Ghanaian counterpart over alleged harassment of Nigerians in th... Read More


P&ID: Rilwanu Lukman's family demands apology over bribe allegation

Nigeria, Sept. 1 -- The family of the former petroleum minister, Rilwanu Lukman, has denied claims that their late patriarch approved the controversial gas supply processing agreement with Process and... Read More


Why Buhari's agenda differ from his campaign promises - Presidency

Nigeria, Sept. 1 -- The key promises of an election campaign are different from the priorities set and policies implemented when elected, presidential publicist, Garba Shehu, said in a statement Monda... Read More


Coalition faults National Assembly for meeting less than 181 days in legislative year

Nigeria, Aug. 30 -- A coalition of not-for-profit groups has called out the National Assembly for failing to meet for 181 days in its first legislative year as stipulated by the Nigerian constitution.... Read More


Buhari approves establishment of centre for control of arms

Nigeria, Aug. 28 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a national centre for the control of small arms and light weapons, the national security adviser, Babagana Monguno, sai... Read More


El-Rufai: NBA failed to consider own 2017 report on Southern Kaduna crisis - Group

Nigeria, Aug. 28 -- A group has chided the leadership of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) for failing to consider and implement the association's own 2017 fact-finding report on the crisis in Southe... Read More


Osinbajo to Churches: Concerns about CAMA can be resolved through legislative amendment

Nigeria, Aug. 28 -- Vice-president Yemi Osinbajo has said the controversies hovering around the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) can be resolved through amendments by the National Assembly. Mr... Read More