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Ogun moves to stop herdsmen killings

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- The Ogun State government has commenced the process of finding a lasting solution to the alleged incessant killings and maiming of residents of some villages by suspected herdsmen.... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: Obinwanne Okeke 'misses toddler daughter' as he faces sentencing Tuesday

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- Obiwanne Okeke, standing trial for wire fraud in the U.S., said he has missed important milestones of the childhood development of his 19-month-old daughter. Mr Okeke, 33, also kn... Read More


Alleged Land Grabbing: Ned Nwoko threatens to sue PREMIUM TIMES, reporter

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- A former member of the House of Representatives, Ned Nwoko, has threatened to sue PREMIUM TIMES over an investigative story on his contoversial acquisition of 90 hectares of land f... Read More


Oyo Crisis: Police deploy intervention forces as PDP blames APC for ethnic clashes across Nigeria

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- The Nigerian Police has deployed its intervention and stabilisation forces to Oyo State to restore law and order after the ethnic crisis that affected parts of the state capital. ... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 29 cases of variant found in UK - NCDC

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- Nigeria has now confirmed 29 cases of the B.1.1.7 COVID-19 variant within its borders, an official said Monday. The B.1.1.7 COVID-19 variant was first detected in the United Kingd... Read More


NCDC updates Nigeria's COVID-19 report for Sunday

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has provided an update on Sunday's COVID-19 data which now includes figures from Lagos that was earlier omitted. On Sunday night, the... Read More


Meet Rosy Meurer Tonto Dikeh's ex-husband's new wife

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- Rosy Meurer, an up and coming Nollywood actress, was once again thrust into the limelight on Monday after Tonto Dikeh's ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill, unveiled her as his wife. T... Read More


Nigeria to concession TBS in Lagos, trade fair complex, others

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- The Nigerian government says it is set to concession the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos International Trade Fair Complex, and the Calabar and Kano Special Economic Zones. The plan wa... Read More


BREAKING: Lai Mohammed demands cancellation of APC registration in Kwara

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has called for the cancellation of the ongoing membership registration and validation exercise of the ruling All Progressives... Read More


BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala emerges WTO Director-General - first woman ever

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- A former Nigerian minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has emerged the first female Director-General of the World Trade Organization. Mrs Okonjo-Iweala was confirmed DG of th... Read More