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December 18, 2021

Premium Times editor Mojeed Musikilu emerges Nigeria’s president of global media body

Mr Mojeed became IPI’s new president at the institute’s general assembly held on Thursday in Abuja.

December 15, 2021

Nnamdi Kanu enjoying luxury in our dungeon: SSS

“Nnamdi Kanu enjoys full luxury in the holding facility incomparable to any of its type anywhere in the country. He is accorded full rights and privileges.”

December 14, 2021

UK to remove Nigeria from red list

This decision means Nigerians visiting UK would no longer pay £2,285 to quarantine in a hotel for 10 days.

Sajid Javid and Geoffrey Onyeama
December 10, 2021

Days after resuming operations, Buhari regime restricts Emirates landing rights again

“I wish to inform you of the withdrawal of the approval granted to Emirates airlines winter schedule. The withdrawal becomes effective on Sunday, December 12…”

Fly Emirate plane used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Emirate Web Page]
December 9, 2021

Naira crashes again, now N572 to dollar

The naira now exchanges for N572 to a dollar, per rate on the forex trading platform, Aboki Forex.

Dollar and Naira
December 8, 2021

UBA takes over AEDC, to appoint interim manager

United Bank of Africa (UBA) has taken over Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) over failure of its major shareholder to payback a loan.

Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) and United Bank of Africa (UBA)
December 8, 2021

Fapohunda, Kotoye, 70 others inducted as SAN; CJN Tanko warns against molesting judges

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, on Wednesday conferred the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) on 72 lawyers.

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Yinka Kotoye
December 8, 2021

Sylvester Oromoni: How Nigeria’s fraying culture fosters bullying, hate crimes and violence amongst school children

With Sylvester Oromoni’s death, the shambolic state of Nigeria’s child protection system and culture towards bullying and other crimes has again been brought to the fore.

Malami/Sylvester/Education minister
December 8, 2021

Court orders SSS to release Sowore’s phones, awards N2 million compensation

Justice I.A Chikere in a ruling on Wednesday, ordered the SSS to release the confiscated phones while awarding the sum of N2 million as compensation to be paid to the plaintiff.

Sowore and SSS officers
December 6, 2021

Abuja Blackout: Striking AEDC workers say only language CBN understands is strike

The union said they would have lost in court if they had sued the CBN, arguing that the apex bank has the funds to hire the best lawyers.