Mr Akindele, the Parakoyi of Ibadanland and Chairman of Modandola Group, died in Lagos on Monday. The post Prominent Ibadan industrialist, Bode Akindele, is dead appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Grammy nominated singer, Burna Boy has been featured in a prominent Danish newspaper. Burna stays winning as his name has traveled far and wide to places one would not expect. In a photo that has been making rounds on social media, the self-acclaimed African Giant was featured in a newspaper published in Denmark. A fan […]
<p class=""><strong>Serena Williams</strong>, an American professional tennis player, revealed how she secretly invested in startups over the years, including, <strong>Andela</strong>.</p> <p class="">The tennis star made this known in an Instagram post on Thursday, five years after establishing her investment portfolio, Serena Ventures.</p> <p class=""><em>“In 2014, (yes I know I can keep a secret) I launched […]
History was made when Walter Onnoghen, embattled chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), entered the dock at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). He was charged with false assets declaration exactly two years after the CCT discharged and acquitted Saraki of similar charges. In the heat of the trial, Onnoghen turned in his resignation but that […]
Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), and a civil society group, Access to Justice, on Sunday faulted the travel ban placed on about 50 prominent Nigerians by the Federal Government which claimed to be fully implementing the Executive Order 6 recently issued by President Muhammadu Buhari.
An outspoken and critical Ugandan policeman has been assassinated, a police spokesman said Sunday, in the latest in a series of murders of senior officers and politicians. Muhammad Kirumira was gunned down at the gate of his home along with a female companion in the Kampala suburb of Bulenga on Saturday night, said police spokesman […]
A week ago today many Nigerians had their hearts focused on the governorship election going on in Ekiti State. However, for those who were on ground in Ekiti for the election, their eyes were focused on the running business of selling of votes as voters readily exchanged their votes for cash. The post Money! Money!! […]
An alliance of over 20 Civil Society Organisations, the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, among others, have reacted to the Supreme Court judgment which put to rest the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki on false assets declaration and sundry charges instituted against him before the Code of Conduct Tribunal since 2015.They […]
By Emmanuel Aziken, Dapo Akinrefon, Simon Ebegbulem, Festus Ahon, Gbenga Oke, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Omeiza Ajayi High profile Nigerians were, yesterday, dodging from publicly exposing themselves to the latest war of words between the Muhammadu Buhari administration and former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Buhari and Obasanjo heads on While several contacted on the issue begged to be […]
The country’s tax agency says the company classified imported spare parts and other consumables as mining machinery, which attract no custom duty The post Zambia uncovers $8 billion tax scam at prominent mining firm appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The cleric warns of the impending wrath of God on immorality. The post Prominent Islamic cleric criticises wedding of Ganduje’s daughter to Ajimobi’s son appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.