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Adeosun’s Fake NYSC: Abdulaziz wins Wole Soyinka Investigative Journalist Award

Abdulaziz Abdulaziz, a Premium Times associate editor, has won the Wole Soyinka award for investigative journalist of the year (online category) award. He also won the coveted investigative reporter of the year award. Abdulaziz was awarded the top honour for exposing the National Youth Corps Scheme (NYSC) exemption certificate forgery of Kemi

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Jordan’s King Abdullah consoles President Buhari over military losses

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday received a condolence message and assurance of support in the fight against terrorism from His Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan, who prayed for peace and calm in Nigeria, and throughout African region. According to the Press Statement by Buhari's Special Assistant on Media and

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AFDB donates $258m to northeast recovery funds

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday unveiled $258 million donation by the African Development Bank (AFDB) to support recovery efforts in the northeast. The fund, in collaboration with Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative is titled: “Inclusive Basic Service Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment Integrated Project (IBSIP). Osinbajo said: “It has been gratifying

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South African Embassy showers gifts on Abuja Jabamah 2018 participants

  The South African Embassy has showered gifts on participants and awardees at the Abuja Jabamah 2018 on Friday November 16. The event which was organised by Ambassador Ikeh Uko and co-sponsored by the Embassy, was to show appreciation to 100 individuals, organisations and countries that has made contributions in promoting culture

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AfDB Boosts Infrastructure in Africa through Private Equity Investment

    African Development Bank (AfDB) has said it will increase participation in Africa’s infrastructure development through private equity investment. The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in line with its resolve has therefore approved its third equity investment of US$40 million in Africa Infrastructure Investment Fund (AIIF3), a closed-ended

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