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Nigerian stocks reverse fragile gains in muted trading

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Nigerian stocks dipped 0.10 per cent on Monday, a pullback from the paltry gain reported on Friday, as the market almost closed in flat trading, still much starved of substantial ... Read More


Storms upon the navy ship, By Aniebo Nwamu

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- For little known reasons, the Nigerian Navy has been getting bad press in recent times. I will cite at least four storms behind, upon and ahead of the navy ship. It has weathered ... Read More


Big Four: These are the auditors earning billions from Nigerian banks

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The four biggest global audit firms earned a whopping N6.13 billion from 11 Nigerian banks as audit fees for 2020, a review by PREMIUM TIMES shows. The big four are Pricewaterhou... Read More


More witnesses put Massaquoi in Monrovia when under UN-witness protection in Sierra Leone

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The trial of Gibril Massaquoi has continued to focus on the central explosive question of whether the defendant escaped UN witness protection in Freetown in June-August 2003 to co... Read More


Women in Agriculture: How I've operated 'on credit' for years - Farmer

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Rebecca Isaac is a smallholder farmer in the Federal Capital Territory. She cultivates cassava, beans, groundnut, rice, potatoes and maize. The mother of six, a native of Edo Sta... Read More


How our political differences further separate us, By Uddin Ifeanyi

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Ahead of the general elections scheduled for the first quarter of 2023, the jostling for advantage amongst members of our political class has resumed in earnest the extreme prejud... Read More


Bawa, FFK, Shehu: Of slump, slum and somersault, By Festus Adedayo

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- Last Thursday, when the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) reportedly slumped at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the story of the late enfant terrible... Read More


26 Nigerian security officials, 11 others killed by armed non-state actors in two weeks

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- At least 26 security officials including soldiers and police officers were killed by armed non-state actors across Nigeria in the past two weeks. At least 11 civilians including t... Read More


Why we are yet to identify bodies of those killed during #EndSARS protest - Pathologist

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- The Chief Pathologist of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), John Obafunwa, on Saturday said the 99 bodies recovered during last year's protests against police ... Read More


Angry Sokoto residents go after bandits, kill six

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- About 12 hours after bandits kidnapped and later killed two persons in Tangaza community of Sokoto State, residents tracked down and killed a total of six of the gunmen. Members ... Read More