PHOTOS: Atiku assumes new position

A former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has assumed office as the new Waziri of Adamawa. PREMIUM TIMES had exclusively reported Mr.Abubakar’s appointment into the new position, a promotion from his former title of Turakin. Mr. Abubakar received a delegation from the Adamawa Emirate Council on his new position. See pictures below. Waziri Adamawa and former […]

Moving On!! Kcee Unveils New Manager

Nigerian singer, Kcee officially unveiled a new manager today. Before now, Kcee was managed by Soso Soberekon, but today he took to Instagram to announce a change in his management. His new manager is Dike Chidozie. It’s however not clear why he parted ways with Soso but his carefully worded statement reads; ‘To my fans […]

London Attacks: Trump Calls For Extra Security Measures

President Donald Trump has called for vigilance and what he termed “extra level of safety” following the multiple terrorist attacks in London on Saturday night. Trump was briefed of the incident by the National Security Adviser, Herbert McMaster, according to the White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. The terror incidents reportedly left unconfirmed number of […]

Bomb Did Not Explode In Oshodi – Police

The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday advised members of the public to disregard false reports of a bomb blast in Oshodi area of Lagos. The spokesman of the command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole said in a statement on Saturday that report of the purported blast in the social media was absolutely false. “We would like […]

NJC Recalls Suspended Justice

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recalled Justice Inyang Okoro of the Supreme Court who was suspended with seven other justices in November 2016. In a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday by the council’s Director of Information, Mr Soji Oye said the council also recalled Justice Uwani John of the Court of Appeal, Justice […]

Nigeria Customs begins online auction of seized goods July 1

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has announced that it would begin auction of seized and condemned goods to qualified persons on July 1, 2017. Customs said it is reopening the suspended auction scheme after about 18 months following successful test running of the new electronic auction portal. The information was announced on its website at the […]

Fed govt to pay N10 billion civil servants’ promotion arrears

The federal government had declared readiness to pay N10billion promotion arrears of civil servants on its payroll. This is contained in a statement by Samuel Olowookere, Deputy Director (Press), Ministry of Labour and Employment. The statement said this was outcome of a meeting attended by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige; the […]

Griezmann confirms Atletico stay after transfer ban upheld

Antoine Griezmann has told Telefoot that he now plans to stay at Atletico Madrid after the club were handed a transfer ban until January 2018. ESPN FC reported that Manchester United have cooled their interest in the France striker and Griezmann had given mixed messages over his plans over recent months but expressed his support […]