Fire service speaks on fire incident at Sunday Igboho's home

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- The Oyo Fire Service has issued a statement on the fire incident at one of the residences of Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Sunday Igboho, in Soka area of Ibadan on Tuesday. PREMIUM TIMES ... Read More

JUST IN: Sunday Igboho's house gutted by fire

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- One of the houses of Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, has been gutted by fire. PREMIUM TIMES gathered from sources close to the activist that his Ibadan home located a... Read More

Farmers-Herders Conflict: How South-west governors, Miyetti Allah agreed to tackle insecurity

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- Governors of the six South-west states and the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) have agreed to ban night and underage grazing in the region. The development is a... Read More

EFCC to appeal as court discharges judge of bribery charges

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- Prosecuting lawyer, Wahab Shittu, said on Tuesday that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will appeal against Monday's judgment of the Lagos State High Court in Ik... Read More

NECO fixes new dates for external candidates' SSCE 2020

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- The National Examinations Council (NECO) has fixed new dates for the 2020 edition of the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external students. This, according to ... Read More

PIB: Host Communities demand 10% equity shareholding

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- As the National Assembly begins public hearing for the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM) is demanding 10 per cent equit... Read More

Man builds house with 14,800 plastic bottles in Kaduna

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- A Nigerian has built a house in Kaduna using 14,800 sand-filled plastic bottles as bricks. Yahaya Ahmed, an engineer and the director of a non-governmental organisation, Developme... Read More

Nigeria records 1,430 new cases, three more deaths from COVID-19

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- Nigeria on Monday confirmed 1,430 new COVID-19 cases, raising the country's total infections to 122,996, according to health authorities. Three people also died from the disease i... Read More

Nigeria to shut NYSC camps disregarding COVID-19 protocols - Official

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- The Nigerian government has said it will shut down National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camps that fail to comply with protocols put in place to limit the spread of the ... Read More

NECO announces new date for 2020 SSCE

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- The National Examinations Council (NECO) has announced a new date for the 2020 SSCE External examinations. The examinations, which were previously scheduled to commence on Februar... Read More