Malabu Scandal: Groups caution Nigerian media on partisan, unprofessional reporting

Nigeria, May 24 -- A coalition of local and international anti-corruption groups has asked the Nigerian media "to protect public interest and the integrity of the judiciary by ensuring professional et... Read More

Photo Story: Buhari celebrates Eid-el-Fitri with family

Nigeria, May 24 -- President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday celebrated the eid-el-fitri with his family in Abuja. The celebration of the Islamic festival was low key across Nigeria due to the coronavirus pa... Read More

Weekly Review: Nigeria's COVID-19 cases increase 22%, fewer persons recover

Nigeria, May 24 -- Last week, coronavirus cases in Nigeria increased while fewer persons recovered, according to official data. A PREMIUM TIMES review of data by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Contro... Read More

Coronavirus: Nigeria records 265 new cases, zero death

Nigeria, May 24 -- Nigeria's tally of confirmed COVID -19 cases on Saturday rose to 7, 526 as 265 new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. There was no death recorded ... Read More

Nigerian govt. pays April stipends to N-Power beneficiaries- Official

Nigeria, May 23 -- The federal government on Saturday said it has concluded payment of April stipends to beneficiaries under the N-Power programme. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Sadiya Farouq... Read More

Buhari mourns former Supreme Court judge Karibi-Whyte

Nigeria, May 23 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to the government and people of Rivers State over the passing of the retired Supreme Court judge, Adolphus Godwin Karibi-Whyte. Mr K... Read More

Abuja authorities approve extra day for markets to open

Nigeria, May 23 -- The Federal Capital Territory Administration has released the following statement, approving an extra day for markets to open in the territory. The statement says the FCT minister ... Read More

Coronavirus: Recoveries in Lagos above 700 - Official

Nigeria, May 23 -- Forty-five more patients have recovered from coronavirus infection in Lagos and were discharged from the state's isolation facilities on Saturday. This brings the total number of r... Read More

Two killed in Ogun road crash

Nigeria, May 23 -- The Federal Road Safety Corps, Ogun State Command, said two persons were killed in a road accident, which occurred at the toll gate in Ota town, with another occupant sustaining inj... Read More

Jonathan mourns Karibi-Whyte

Nigeria, May 23 -- The former president, Goodluck Jonathan, has expressed sadness over the passing on of the retired Supreme Court judge, Adolphus Karibi-Whyte. The renowned jurist who was the chairm... Read More