JUST IN: Boko Haram Attacks Village 10km From Chibok Town.

Information reaching PREMIUM TIMES indicate that armed gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram are currently attacking Kuburvwa Village. The village is 10 km from Chibok Town, where over 200 female students were kidnapped in Borno in April 2014. According to an official of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria in Borno State, Abbas…

Yewande Sadiku Amongst Buhari’s Newly Appointed Chief Executives.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appointed Chief Executives for 13 Federal Government agencies. Bolaji Adebiyi, the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary of the Government of the Federation (SGF) stated this in a statement in Abuja. He listed the appointments are as follows: Joseph Ari, Director-General, Industrial Training Fund; Isa Ibrahim, Director-General,…

Golfing Legend Arnold Palmer Has Died.

Golfing legend Arnold Palmer has sadly passed away today, at the age of 87. One of the sport’s greatest ever players, Palmer went on to have an effect on it even after he retired from playing due to his incredible charisma. With seven majors and 90 tournament wins to his name, he was no slouch…

Naira In Trouble Again!

The Naira on Monday suffered severe defeat against the dollar in all the major segments of the market, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports. At the interbank segment of the market, the naira lost 53 kobo to close at N308.32, from N307.79 posted on Friday. Trading at the Bureau De Change (BDC) showed that…

African Development Bank to Pump $4.1bn into Nigeria.

The African Development Bank is looking to provide a total of $4.1 billion to Nigeria over 2016 and 2017, its president said on Monday, as Africa’s biggest economy seeks to bridge its budget deficit and improve weak infrastructure. Akinwumi Adesina said the funds would be used to develop the power and agriculture sectors in the…

Aliko Dangote Debunks Death Rumour: “I am hale, hearty and alive.”

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has debunked rumours making the rounds that he has passed on. The report was first published by a German news medium DW-TV3. It was reported that the industrialist died after a short illness in Germany. The billionaire reacted to the rumours in a tweet on Sunday afternoon as posted below…..

TOLA ADENIYI | The Importance of THE HEAD.

OTUNBA TOLA ADENIYI IS NIGERIA’S LEGENDARY COLUMNIST OF REPUTE. FORMER CHAIRMAN/MANAGING DIRECTOR/EDITOR-IN-CHIEF DAILY TIMES CONGLOMERATE. he is our guest columnist. The head has always held a prominent and spectacularly unique position in the human evaluation and in most cultures it has been accorded spiritual significance. The head is regarded in biblical terms as both the…

Africa’s Richest Man Aliko Dangote To Buy Arsenal By 2020.

AFRICA’S RICHEST man, Aliko Dangote, has put a timescale on his plans to take over Arsenal football insisting it will happen within the next three to four years. The industrialist worth £9.8 billion and is ranked the 67th richest person in the world by Forbes and has long expressed interest in taking over the London…

AKEREDOLU ONDO ELECTION: NWC Overrules Appeal Committee. He Wins Again!

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has upheld the results of the Ondo State primary election by declaring Rotimi Akeredolu as the party’s official candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in the state. In the decision reached on Thursday, the party went ahead to submit Akeredolu’s name to the Independent National…

The Chosen Ones. Why You May Not Realise You Have Been Chosen!

Whenever I am chosen, I have the ability to make 3 choices; Yes, No, or Maybe. The ability is not in question. Kindly follow my line of reasoning. It has been declared in the ‘mother of all books’ – the holy Bible – that, firstly God LOVES ME (and this term is not used loosely)…

Buhari under pressure to SACK his Chief of Staff, Mr. Abba Kyari.

My sources have revealed how messy the office of Buhari’s Chief of staff is. It has been revealed to me that Mr Abba Kyari  is a ‘lord’ onto himself. Apparently, he advised the President he does not have any need for an Economic Adviser at this austere period.  As a former banker, Mallam Abba Kyari was Executive…

Dealing With Disappointment When Your Plan Fails.

‘Listen to advice and accept discipline.’ This is what the book of wisdom (Bible) informs us. I have always loved wise people. I look out for wisdom nuggets at all times. The age of the author of wisdom is immaterial to me. There is nowhere in the Bible where it was stated that the giver…

Buhari in Bloomberg: Making ‘Africa Rising’ a Reality in Nigeria.

Until a few years ago, Africa Rising was a dominant theme in conversations about the global economy. That enthusiasm has since cooled, so that in newsrooms and think tanks and conference panels, “Africa Rising!” has given way to a more questioning “Africa Rising?” While some of that pessimism may be justified, we do not have…

Passing Over The Baton Of Stress.

How reassuring!  He, the Lord, God Almighty, the Holy Spirit comes through all the time. It could be through scriptures, through words or through friends. God is with me all the time. I know it. Sometimes it is difficult to comprehend. Difficult to pray even, but I make sure it is not difficult for me…

Dudafa’s Billions Exposed by EFCC. He Was Jonathan’s former Special Adviser.

How former President Goodluck Jonathan made his former Special Adviser on Domestic Affairs, Waripamowei Dudafa joined the league of Nigerian sudden billionaires in just one night has been revealed. Dudafada billions according to EFCC came on the eve night of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP convention, where the presidential candidate would be picked. The convention…

How To Go Out With Joy Anytime You Want To Be Joyful!

It is possible to attain Joy daily. You just must want it badly enough to make up your mind. This is why it is attainable. This is how it is attainable.- Jide Salu You shall go out with joy.’  Isaiah 55:12 NKJV Every morning you say to yourself, ‘Today, I will go out with joy.’ That’ll set…

Naira Depreciates Again. Guess What The Value Is Against The Pound?

The Naira on Friday depreciated in most major segments of the foreign exchange market, the Eagle online News reports. The Nigerian currency fell by N2.24 to exchange at N308.69 to the dollar at the interbank market, from N306.93 recorded on Thursday. At the Bureau De Change segment of the market, it closed at N420 to…

RECESSION: FG to Inject N350 Billion into Economy Next Week.

DISMAYED by the steady decline of Nigeria’s economy and its disturbing  impact on Nigerians, the Federal Government yesterday said that plans have been concluded to inject N350 billion into the economy next week in order to stimulate economic activities. It also noted that the process of obtaining $1 billion Eurobond had commenced, noting that it would…

Buhari to Punish ‘Speech Writer’ who plagiarised Obama’s speech.

It is amazing how quick the presidency has reacted to the accusation that the Presidency plagiarised Obama’s speech to launch Buhari’s “Change Begins with Me’’ campaign. Whilst it must be commended, isn’t it amazing the presidency stays silent when its ministers make a nuisance of themselves. Solomon Dalung comes to mind. – Jide Salu President Muhammadu…

WhatsApp! Simon25@Hotmail.co.uk. Hoax or Real?

 This email about Simon Ashton dating from 2008 seems to be doing the rounds. I got the content posted below via whatsApp. I don’t know the origin, and I really do not care. My advice to every reader is to take note, and not take any chance. Be warned. Subject: URGENT – PLEASE READ – NOT…

Why You Should Not Reject Discipline!

It says I should not reject the Lord’s discipline and I should not be angry when he corrects me. The creator’s manual goes on to say that the Lord will only discipline whom he loves, just as a father will correct and discipline his darling daughter or son whom he loves dearly. This is how…

“Change Begins with Me” Campaign| How Buhari Plagiarised Obama’s Speech.

Plagiarism is not a trivial matter. President Muhammadu Buhari made a terrible mistake last Thursday. He plagiarised President Barack Obama’s speech to launch “change begins with me.” So you didn’t notice that our president lifted from Obama’s 2008 victory speech and passed it off as if the words were his own? The argument will rage,…

Zinox, FIRS in Shocking Fraud.

Premium Times investigation reveals how top Management of the Zinox Technologies Group forged CAC registration details of another company and executed contract the company won, in the company’s name The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has questioned the chairman and owner of Zinox Technologies Limited, Leonard Stanley Ekeh, and two other officials of the…

CBN, First Bank INDICTED In Fresh $3.1b Fraud.

The Nigeria’s bankers’ bank popularly known as the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has been indicted alongside the First Bank Nigeria Plc in a fresh police investigation into the depletion of a $3.7bn account of the Brass/Liquefied Natural Gas Company. The Brass/Liquefied Natural Gas Account Number 2011104669, which is domiciled in the First Bank of…

PHOTO: 20ft Python Killed at Museveni’s Farm on eve of his birthday.

A python was on Wednesday shot dead by policemen guarding Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni’s farm in Kisozi, Gomba District just hours before he celebrated his 72nd birthday. The snake had reportedly sneaked into the farm with the intention of attacking the president’s cattle. According to one of the policemen who preferred not to be named…

HOLY SPIRIT, The Superior Spirit, The Reliable Helper.

I know I am a spirit in a physical body. I know I have access to the superior spirit whose objective is to help me, the weaker spirit at all times. The Holy Spirit, the superior spirit contacts the creator on my behalf. The spirit is aware of my weakness and my inability to contact…

7 LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES TO LEARN FROM AN EAGLE.

1. *Eagles fly Alone and at High Altitudes.* They don’t fly with sparrows, ravens, and other small birds. *MEANING*; Stay away from narrow-minded people, those that bring you down. Eagle flies with Eagles. Keep good company. 2. *Eagles have an Accurate Vision.* They have the ability to focus on something as far as 5km away….

Nigeria Powerlifter, Josephine Orji Sets New World Record And Wins Gold.

Considering the lack of amenities in Nigeria, I can not begin to imagine how creative Nigerian Paralympian athletes train for world events. The sheer determination of these athletes, who have not only overcome discrimination in one form or another in a country that is not particularly disabled-friendly, and their mental toughness  to get involved in sports…

Wrongly Accused and Severely Punished.

Just imagine what it would feel like, what it will be like if you were wrongly accused and severely punished for it? Jesus Christ was not guilty, yet he was beaten, publicly embarrassed and killed. The perpetrators may have thought they killed Jesus. They may have physically killed him, however, he remains alive in the…

Recession Biting Nigerians: Sanusi tells Buhari; Time To Consult Experts Like Me.

Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammad Sanusi II, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to seek the advice of top economic experts in and out of government to find a solution to the economic crisis in the country. Sanusi spoke on Wednesday during the traditional Sallah Durbar (Hawan Nasarawa) at the Government House, Kano. The former governor…