Photos from Banky W, Adesua Etomi’s traditional wedding

The long-awaited celebrity wedding between Nigerian singers/songwriter, Oluwabankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, and actress Adesua Etomi has finally seen the light of day. The star-studded traditional wedding in Lagos on Sunday was witnessed by close friends, associates, and

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Mainagate: Jonathan exonerates self from receiving N5 billion pension fund

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has exonerated himself from allegations that an Ex-President has been receiving N5 billion monthly from the Pension Fund. A report which was credited to Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, had

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From January 1, Lagos bus conductors to start wearing uniforms

The Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN) says its members in Lagos state will start wearing uniforms from January 1, 2018, for security reasons and effective service delivery. Isreal Adeshola, national president of the association, disclosed this in Lagos on

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Dancing minimises symptoms of mental illness

Uche Onah, a dance instructor has urged Nigerians to make dance a lifestyle, to solve problems associated with mental health. Mr. Onah told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that constant practice of dance as exercise would make

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BREAKING: APGA’s Obiano wins Anambra governorship election

The candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Willie Obiano, has won the Anambra governorship election. Mr. Obiano won in all the 21 local government areas of the state with a total of about 234,071 votes. He was followed by

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Mugabe fired as leader of ruling party, replaced with vice

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has been sacked by the ruling ZANU-PF party as its leader and replaced with Emmerson Mnangagwa, his sacked vice-president. Mugabe’s sack of Mnangagwa, nicknamed ‘The Crocodile’, allegedly triggered the military seizure of power last Wednesday. According

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Anambra election result latest

The Anambra governorship election on Saturday was characterised by low turn out and late arrival of materials and personnel in many areas. The election, was, however, violence-free except in isolated incidents. PREMIUM TIMES in partnership with the Centre for Democracy

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EFCC: Former first lady, Patience, used NGO as front for money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said a recent application filed by Patience, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, before the Federal High Court in Abuja has justified its assertion that a non-governmental organisation, Ariwabai Aruera Reachout

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2018 budget : Foreign ministry to spend N762m on uniforms, others

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has earmarked N762.4m for the purchase of uniforms and clothing in the 2018 budget. It also proposed to spend N2.4bn on the posting and return entitlements of ambassadors. A breakdown of the 2018 budget proposal

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Lagos to unveil plan for better healthcare coverage

Lagos State Government has unveiled plans for better healthcare coverage in the state articulated as Human Resources for Health (HRH) Strategic Plan 2018 to 2022. Speaking at the validation exercise of the plan, Commissioner for Health, Lagos State Dr. Jide

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