For almost three decades, President Omar Hassan al-Bashir ruled Sudan with a heavy fist, jailing opponents and former allies, overseeing the bloody suppression of the Darfur region and squashing protests that dared to challenge his regime. But on Saturday, Mr. al-Bashir, 75, was convicted and sentenced to two years in detention in a much-anticipated trial […]
Ibrahim Mustapha, a fake medical doctor, has been jailed 54 years by a high court in Yola, Adamawa state capital, for operating with a forged medical certificate. Mustapha was arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) in June. Bola Ilori, the state director of DSS, revealed that Mustapha started his fake practice as a […]
<p class=""> It is believed that an estimated 5000 metric tones of finished rice is turned out daily.</p> <h1>The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, says with the phenomenal increase in rice production and processing in the country, Nigeria will be exporting the commodity in the next two years.</h1> <p class="">The minister stated […]
Taje Prest is excited about turning the big 30 in a few weeks. In this episode of her vlog, Taje is taking a look back at her life as she lists 30 life lessons she has learnt in 30 years. She says: Always put God first. God has bigger plans for you. Life is too […]
<p class="">The South African Police Constable, Austin Reynold, who robbed and killed a Nigerian, Emeka Okoli, was on Monday, December 2, 2019 sentenced to 32 years in prison by a Durban High Court.</p> <h1>The court sentenced the policeman three days after he was found guilty of robbing and killing the late Okoli during an illegal […]
<p class="">So you managed to survive the notorious "<a href="http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/infant-and-toddler-health/expert-answers/terrible-twos/faq-20058314" id="414882cf-9a1f-454c-87c9-e94e1bebcb48">Terrible Two’s</a>", and barely made it out alive of the tumultuous "Threenager Years" — the coast must be clear by now, right?<strong> Wait for your four year old to prove you WRONG!</strong></p> <p class="">Hold on tightly to your seats, hats, pearls, and Tiger balm, because […]
By Adeola Badru – Ibadan Mixed reactions pervaded the atmosphere in Eruwa, one of the prominent towns in Ibarapaland, following the Supreme Court judgement on Friday, that removed the Eleruwa of Eruwa, Oba Samuel Adegbola, twenty-one years after he ascended the throne of his forebears. Vanguard checks to Eruwa, revealed that most indigenes of the […]
Inspired by the popular 100 years of beauty series, which showcases the iconic hair and style of each decade through time-lapse, a men’s version of some styles from each decade in the last 100 years of Nigerian (Igbo) history was researched and recreated by Okwu ID. Watch the video below: The post Want to Know […]
<p class="">Mr Eazi wants the organisers of the ‘Headies’ to give him the car he won in 2016.</p> <h1>It looks like Mr Eazi is calling out the organisers of one of the most prestigious music awards ‘Headies’ for not giving him the car he won back in 2016 as the ‘Next Rated’ artist.</h1> <p class="">The […]
Two hundred and fifty thousand Nigerian youth will run a two-month course in 24 organisations every two months and will later be offered employment. The post Nigeria to equip 200,000 youth with digital skills within two years — Minister appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A Nigerian woman who was locked up in a dark room at her family residence for two years, has regained her freedom.
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, has revealed that he was a bread seller at Adeoyo state hospital in the state for the first 13 years of his life. Speaking at the 80th birthday of his mum, Mrs Abigael Makinde, which held at St Paul Anglican Church in Yemetu on Sunday, […]