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EXCLUSIVE: Information ministry recalls CCT's media officer after blundering statement

Nigeria, April 13 -- The Ministry of Information and Culture has recalled the Head, Press and Public Relations of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Ibraheem Al-Hassan, over the blundering statement ... Read More


Police commend officers 'who rejected N500,000 bribe'

Nigeria, April 13 -- The police in Lagos have poured accolades on some of its officers for rejecting a N500,000 bribe offered to them during an operation and arresting the suspects with stolen constru... Read More


NPFL: Ahmed Musa set for Kano Pillars move

Nigeria, April 13 -- Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, has confirmed he is on the verge of a sensational return to the Nigeria Professional Football League where he is set to join one of his former cl... Read More


ANALYSIS: As Buhari takes 'short rest' in London, Nigeria not at rest

Nigeria, April 13 -- Events have remained tumultuous in Nigeria since President Muhammadu Buhari made his latest trip to the United Kingdom late last month. While the president is resting in London, ... Read More


Ballot, not courts, should determine election winners - Jonathan

Nigeria, April 13 -- Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called for the strengthening of the nation's electoral laws in a way that only the ballot paper, and not the courts, is allowed to determine... Read More


$1 billion Arms Deal: Reps panel summons acting IGP Alkali

Nigeria, April 13 -- The House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating procurement of arms by the nation's security forces has summoned the Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Akali, t... Read More


National Sports Festival: 10-year-old seeks to add to three gymnastic medals

Nigeria, April 13 -- The ongoing 20th National Sports Festival in Benin City, Edo State has enjoyed its fair share of spectacular performances. From the swimming pool to the race tracks and even on to... Read More


Yes, taking pain relievers after or before receiving the COVID-19 vaccine can be risky

Nigeria, April 13 -- The controversy around the COVID-19 vaccine has been prevalent since its emergence. Several arguments around its efficacy, effectiveness, affordability, regardless of its have led... Read More


Nigerian goals out of Europe: Nwankwo is hot in Italy

Nigeria, April 13 -- Nigerian forwards are doing well in their various leagues but special mention must be made of Simeon Nwankwo's goal scoring exploits with Crotone, who seems doomed for another rel... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: Child rights violations, sexual violence, others top 1.2 million petitions before human rights commission

Nigeria, April 13 -- A total of 1, 287, 706 petitions on human rights violations were filed by Nigerians at the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in 2020, data obtained by PREMIUM TIMES has show... Read More