Ogun State

Nigeria:Ex-Nigerian Goalkeeper Raymond King Is Dead

[Premium Times] A former Flying Eagles goalkeeper, Raymond King, is dead.

Nigeria

Quantitative, Qualitative, Comparative, and Historical Methodologies | Open Access Articles

Out-Group Threat Or Inter-Group Contact Theory? Out-Group Attitudes And Interaction In Times Of Diversity Growth, Annette Jacoby<p><i>All Graduate Works by</i> …

Research

Nigeria: Two Days to Christmas, Fuel Scarcity Worsens Across Nigeria

Rowdy NNPC mega filling station as fuel scarcity persists in Benin on Tuesday.<p>Despite assurances by various government agencies and officials that …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Ogun State Pays December, 13th Month Salary to Workers

The Ogun government says it has paid the December and the 13th month salary to its workers since Wednesday ahead of the festive period.<p>Mr Wale …

Nigeria

What Should Nigerian Govt Do to Solve Migration Crisis?

What Should Nigerian Govt Do to Solve Migration Crisis?The government has advised Nigerians planning to leave the country for greener pastures abroad …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Rallies For, Against Police Anti-Robbery Unit Rock Cities

(file photo).<p>THOUSANDS of Nigerians in different parts of the country yesterday took to major streets to protest for and against calls to scrap the …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Fuel Scarcity Continues Despite Govt Order

Fuel queue in Abuja (file photo).<p>Despite last Wednesday's directive by the Federal Executive Council, FEC mandating the Minister of State for …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Six Soldiers Killed in Boko Haram Ambushes

Ibadan — At least six soldiers died in two separate Boko Haram ambushes in Borno State, military and civilian militia sources said on Tuesday.<p>Four …

Nigeria

Nigeria:Thousands Throng Redemption Camp for Holy Ghost Congress

[Guardian] The 40th edition of the Holy Ghost Congress of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) began on Monday at the Redemption Camp in Ogun …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Countrywide Fuel Queues As Officials Scramble to Abort Crisis

Nigerian motorists queue for fuel.<p>Despite assurances given by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC against any impending fuel crisis, …

Olusegun Obasanjo

Nigeria: No End in Sight to Farmers', Herdsmen Clashes

Armed herdsmen.<p>Odimegwu Onwumere writes that despite lives and property lost to the clashes between farmers and Fulani herdsmen nationwide, the …

Nigeria

Anti-Corruption War Not Meant to Intimidate Judiciary - Buhari

Anti-Corruption War Not Meant to Intimidate Judiciary - BuhariPresident Muhammadu Buhari has assured the judicial community that recent …

Muhammadu Buhari

2018 Honda Ace110 First Look | Working Man's Machine

While many people think of Boko Haram when the country of Nigeria is brought up, it also happens to be the largest market for motorcycles in Africa. …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Senate Approves U.S.$350 Million World Bank Loan for Ogun State

The Senate on Thursday approved a $350 million loan request for developmental projects in Ogun state.<p>The approval followed the presentation of a …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Obasanjo Rents 25-Room Building At N10 Per Annum to Local Govt

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo.<p>A former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has rented out his 25-room building in Ibogun village in Ifo local …

Olusegun Obasanjo

Jibowu, Costain Bridges May Be Demolished for Lagos-Ibadan Railway Line - Minister

Nigeria's Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says the Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos would be demolished to give way for the new …

Nigeria

Nigeria: New Railway Lines - Lagos Bridges to Be Demolished

Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi on Monday said the laying of tracks of Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line would start in December.<p>He …

Nigeria

Africa: Does Nigeria Have the Most People With Diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa?

(file photo)<p><i>A top drug firm executive said Nigeria registers the most new cases of diabetes in the region and that 5 million people in the country</i> …

Diabetes

Nigeria: Anthony Joshua to Visit Nigeria in December

Anthony Joshua<p>After beating Cameroon-born French boxer, Carlos Takam in Saturday's WBA and IBF world title fight in Cardiff, Wales, Nigerian-born …

Carlos Takam

Fela Kuti's Home To Become A National Museum in Nigeria

This year, which marks the 20th anniversary of <b>Fela Kut</b>i's death, will see the Ransome-Kuti family get a distinguished recognition from the Nigerian …

After decades of abandonment, Ogun govt moves to convert Fela's parents' home to museum - Premium Times Nigeria

<i>Related News</i><p>Decades after it was abandoned to rodents and miscreants, the Ogun State Government has taken over the expansive home of the parents of …

Nigeria

Nigeria:Special Report - How a Nigerian Law Is Suppressing Citizens' Freedom On the Internet

[Premium Times] When Emenike Iroegbu set up his news platform three years ago, he saw it as a starting point in the future of quality community …

Abia State

Nigerian Army Launches 'Operation Crocodile Smile II' Operation

Vanguard, 2 October 2017<p>The Brigade Commander of 35 Artillery Brigade, Alamala, Abeokuta, Basil Adoke, has disclosed that the Nigerian Army will soon …

Nigeria

UN Steps Up Aid Amid Cholera Outbreak in Nigeria

VOA, 27 September 2017<p>The World Health Organization reports 844,000 people in northeast Nigeria have been reached with one dose of oral cholera …

Nigeria

Nigeria: Ruling Party - a Party At War With Itself

APC Convention<p>Internal wrangling, ‎non-compliance with its constitution, and absence of leadership are some of the signals that the ruling party is …

Nigeria

2017 EyeEm Awards Winners

On Saturday, September 16, EyeEm has announced the 2017 photography awards winners.With over 590,000 submissions, The 2017 EyeEm Awards are again the …

Photography

Nigeria: Ministry Director Commits Suicide

(file photo).<p>A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging …

Nigeria

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev has to happen, but a ‘Knockout in Nigeria’ would make for the perfect next fight

It’s testament to his enduring status that Wladimir Klitschko’s retirement came as a bit of a surprise. Considered past his peak when he stepped into …

Boxing

Nigeria: Matric Exams Rating Highlights Dwindling Fortunes of Education in South-West

(file photo).<p>Historically, western education entered the country through the South-west of Nigeria. The colonial authorities initially concentrated …

Education

Nigeria: Tragedy As Truck Rams Into Ogun Praying Ground

(File photo).<p>Activities were disrupted, yesterday, in a Muslim praying ground located in Ogun State when an articulated truck, rammed into the …

Nigeria