‘Buhari bai san halascin dimokradiyya ba’

Wani dattijon arewacin Najeriya Dr Junaidu Muhammadu ya shaida wa BBC cewa Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari bai san halascin dimokradiyya ba shi ya sa ‘yan kungiyar IPOB ba za su daina fafutikar neman raba kasar ba. Dr Junaidu Muhammad shi ne jami`in da ya lura da kadarorin da `yan kabilar Igbo suka gudu suka bari a […]

Thank you all for your comments.. Like I said in my earlier clarification, the comments are all noted in good faith and with sincere appreciation. I believe all of us are working towards the same goal: to make Niger State truly prosperous for the benefit of all citizens. However, a few points need to be […]

INTERVIEW: I have no favourite actor in Kannywood – Actress Maryam Booth

Maryam Booth is a sensation in Kannywood for her dexterity in playing a wide range of roles in movies. She is the daughter of Zainab Booth, the popular Kannywood veteran actress. She spoke with PREMIUM TIMES’ Mohammed Lere in Abuja about her plan to start a film school, and her new clothing line and beauty […]

Gambia: ‘There Is Fear. Everybody Is Fearful’

By Jane Ayeko-Kümmeth In two weeks time, President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia faces a deadline to hand over power to his elected successor. If he misses it, he faces the threat of a military intervention by regional ECOWAS forces. Tension is mounting in Gambia as the January 19 deadline for President Yahya Jammeh to hand […]

Nigeria: Why I Produced Kannywood’s First English Movie – Jammaje

INTERVIEWBy Aliyukwaifa@dailytrust.com Malam Kabiru Musa Jammaje is a linguist who specialises in English Language. He is a presenter of English learning programs in various radio stations in Kano, Jigawa and Kaduna states. Recently, he joined Kannywood’s band of movie producers with the release of his first Kannywood English movie ‘There is a Way.’ In this […]

‎INTERVIEW: Nigeria is dancing on the cliff – Ex-U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria

Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria and an expert on Nigerian and African affairs, John Campbell, in this one-on-one interview with PREMIUM TIMES Washington Bureau reporter, Bisi Olanipekun, discusses Nigeria, his new book on South Africa and the U.S.-Africa relations especially with the incoming Trump administration. PT: As a former ambassador and political counsellor to […]

Why Kaduna Must Have Change of Government – Suleiman 

Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, veteran journalist, is founder of the Northern Emancipation Network which has been in the forefront of the struggle for good governance in all northern states of Nigeria. In this interview, Suleiman gives an insightful assessment of how 2019 politics is likely to play out in Kaduna and gives reasons why he believes the […]