…FG owes A’Ibom, Rivers, C’River over N267bn on road rehabilitation …As Taraba claims N40bn; Anambra, N12bn; Adamawa, N4.6bn; Plateau, N4bn By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Sam Oyadongha, Jimitota Onoyume, Egufe Yafugborhi, Umar Yusuf; Emmanuel Una; Marie-Therese Nanlong; Harris Emmanuel, Ike Uchechukwu; Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu; Femi Bolaji and Paul Olayemi President Muhammadu Buhari, last Tuesday sought […]
Military retirees in the country have urged the Federal Government to upgrade the Veterans Affairs Division in the Ministry of Defence to a full fledge ministry to cater for their welfare. The retirees made the call in a communiqué issued to journalists on Saturday in Abuja at the end of a three-day retreat on […]
The veterans said that they had resolved to operate under one umbrella body known as ‘Veterans Federation of Nigeria’. The post Nigerian military retirees demand own ministry appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
By Umar Yusuf, Yola Kidnappers of 6 Gurin residents in Fufore Local Government of Adamawa State are demanding a whopping N60 million ransom from family members of the victims. Gurin is a border town between Adamawa state and the Republic of Cameroun and the suspected kidnappers were said to have come from the neighboring country […]
Producer Northboi continues his rants against Wizkid on Twitter as he makes new daring claim. The producer who currently is in a war of words with fellow Starboy affiliate-producer, Killertunez, earlier lashed out at Wizkid today. He claimed the superstar singer did not give him credit on his new single, “Joro” even after he produced […]
In a bid to end the serial killing of women in Rivers state, Rotary Women in Port Harcourt in partnership with 70 other women groups including African Women in Leadership Organization, AWLO, Rivers state chapter and African Women Lawyers Association, AWLA, Nigeria, Rivers state branch in the country on Wednesday organised a Peace Walk against […]
Brent crude futures LCOc1 fell 40 cents to 64.37 dollars a barrel The post Oil slips as focus shifts from Saudi supply to global demand concerns appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Fatoyinbo, Busola Dakolo Biodun Fatoyinbo, the founder and Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to dismiss the rape lawsuit filed against him by Busola Dakolo. Fatoyinbo asked that the case be dismissed on grounds of incompetence and frivolity. He went on to also […]
The National Industrial Court in Port Harcourt on Wednesday threw out a request by a former Ecobank Nigeria staff, Millicent Makililo that she be paid gratuity when she did not serve the bank for mandatory 10 years that qualifies her for same in accordance to the bank’s policy.
<p class="">The boy said he needed the money to buy clothes and celebrate his graduation.</p> <h1>A 15-year-old boy has been arrested by the Plateau State Police Command for faking his own abduction to demand a ransom from his father.</h1> <p class="">The command arrested four other people in a case of criminal conspiracy and kidnapping, and […]
<ul><li><strong>Kenya Railways has announced through its Facebook page that it will be adding five additional coaches from August 19th to 22nd, due to high demand for Madaraka Express tickets.</strong></li><li><strong>The announcement was warmly received by a section of Kenyans.</strong></li><li><strong>August is usually a peak season, which means increased numbers of passengers travelling or flying to various coastal […]
<p class="">The Pastor was kidnapped with his son, who was later released to go and raise N20m for his father’s release.</p> <h1>The gunmen that kidnapped the pastor in charge of Nagarta Baptist Church Ungwan Makiri, close to Udawa in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have reportedly demanded N20m ransom.</h1> <p class="">The pastor, who […]