Nollywood actress, Ruth Kadiri took to Instagram to rant about the situation of things in Nigeria and how the leaders should be dealt with. The screenwriter and film producer has shared her opinion on how politicians and public servants who misuse Nigeria’s funds should receive punishment According to the mother of one who claimed to […]
In order to ensure transparency and promote accountability in the housing sector, Nigeria’s leading advocacy group, Housing Development Advocacy Network (HDAN) has called on public sector stakeholders like governors, ministers of housing and that of the Federal Capital Territory to publicly reveal its dealings, especially the signing of Certificate of Occupancies (C of 0s) on […]
Nigeria’s award-winning singer, Osinachi Joseph popularly known as Sinach has been nominated in three categories of the Dove Awards 2020 in the United States for Way Maker, the critically-acclaimed song. The categories Way Maker is vying for include ‘Song of the Year’, Spanish Language Recorded Song of the Year (as recorded by Priscilla Bueno), and […]
Religious Leaders under the platform of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the Owerri West and Ehime Mbano Council Areas of Imo State have expressed their readiness to partner with UNICEF in their quest to eliminate the obnoxious practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) across the state. The religious Leaders made this position known in […]
The swanky new $14.7 million Santa Barbara mansion reportedly bought by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle boasts a swanky library, cinema and spa, as well as nine bedrooms and 16 bathrooms. The 18,000 square foot home on 5.4 acres of land in Montecito neighbours properties owned by US chat show icons Oprah Winfrey and Ellen […]
Authorities in southern China said on Thursday that they had found traces of the coronavirus on frozen chicken wings imported from Brazil. The surface of a sample of the imported chicken wings tested positive for the virus, the city of Shenzhen said in a statement on WeChat. The city’s Epidemic Prevention and Control Office organised […]
Popular Lagos socialite, Chief Nathaniel Folarin Coker, is dead. Coker passed away on Wednesday in Lagos after a brief illness at the age of 97. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, described the passing of the late Coker as a great loss to the state and Nigeria as a whole. Sanwo-Olu, in a condolence message […]
Uganda today was hit by a nationwide power outage whose cause is not yet known, the state-run power generation company said. The Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) said in a statement that investigations are underway to determine the cause of the power blackout. “We are experiencing a nationwide total blackout. Investigations are ongoing to […]
The Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria, the umbrella body of musicians in Nigeria, has rejected the new five per cent tax introduced by the Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board. A report published by the News Agency of Nigeria quoted the Executive Secretary, Bamidele Balogun, as giving operators a 30-day notice to duly register […]
Vaccines can take years to develop and test but many countries have accelerated efforts in a bid to slow the coronavirus pandemic. The post Argentina says it reached a deal to produce Oxford COVID-19 vaccine appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
13 traditional rulers have been suspended in the state in the past one month The post Obiano suspends 12 monarchs for alleged misconduct appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.