Ogun judiciary workers set to begin strike

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- The Ogun State branch of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has issued a notice of a five-day warning strike. The notice directed judiciary workers to down tools to pres... Read More

Oyo govt shuts down illegal mining factory

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- The Oyo State Government has shut down an illegal mining factory used by some suspected illegal miners. Four suspects were arrested during the operation, an official said. The Go... Read More

What withdrawal of Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso will cost ECOWAS - Official

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- West Africa's regional bloc, ECOWAS, on Saturday, said that the exit of three of its members would cost the region a lot including projects worth about $500 million. "The withdraw... Read More

INTERVIEW: How Nigerians can legally migrate to Germany - Ambassador

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- In this exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Germany's Ambassador to Nigeria, Annett Gunther, talks about several issues including why there are fewer Nigerian students in Germa... Read More

I share Nigerians' love for fish - German Envoy

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- Germany's Ambassador to Nigeria Annett Gunther has expressed her love for one of Nigeria's favourite staples, fish. "What I like, what I share is Nigerians' love for fish," she to... Read More

EPL Recap: Bassey, Iwobi score to secure historic win for Fulham at Old Trafford

Nigeria, Feb. 25 -- Calvin Bassey and Alex Iwobi, both members of the AFCON silver medal-winning team for Nigeria, clinched a memorable victory for Fulham as they defeated Manchester United 2-1 at Old... Read More

Ondo 2024: Aiyedatiwa declares interest in governorship race

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Governor of Ondo State, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, has formally declared his intention to contest the governorship election come November this year. The governor dropped the long await... Read More

South-east residents lament high cost of petrol

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Some residents of South-east Nigeria have lamented the high cost of petrol across states in the region. The residents, who spoke in separate interviews with PREMIUM TIMES on Frida... Read More

Gunmen kill community leader in Anambra

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Some gunmen have killed a community leader in Anambra State, South-east Nigeria. The victim, Silas Onyima, the president-general of Umuoji, was killed when the hoodlums attacked h... Read More

MOVIE REVIEW: Biodun Stephen's murder mystery movie, 'Hotel Labamba' suffers many lapses

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Movie name: Hotel Labamba Running Time: 1 hour 37 minutes Director: Biodun Stephen Writer: Francis Okeke Cast: Femi Adebayo, Abdularhamon Adedimeji, Lateef Adedimeji, Pamilerin ... Read More