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Premium Times columnist, Pius Adesanmi, honoured in Canada (PHOTOS) – Premium Times Nigeria

On November 1 in Halifax, Canada, renowned Premium Times Columnist, Pius Adesanmi, was officially awarded the 2017 Board of Director’s Leadership Award of the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE). The High Commissioners of Nigeria and South Africa to Canada were in Halifax to share the professor’s moment. The award …

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AFTA Harps on PPP in Education Sector

AFTA facilitators To strike the balance between teachers and students for positive academic performance, Arc Light Foundation Teachers Academy (AFTededitedA) has advocated for Private Public Partnership (PPP) to raise competent teachers who will rescue the Nigerian students from academic failure. While addressing the journalists at the inaugural ceremony of AFTA …

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Osama, ex-convict back in jail for drugs possession – News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

Ex-convict jailed for drug possession By Wandoo Sombo The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday sentenced Godwin Osama, to three years imprisonment for possessing 40.5 kilogrammes of Cannabis Sativa popularly known as Indian hemp. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, who delivered the judgment, noted that Osama had previously served a three-year jail …

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14 rural, urban roads get Enugu govt. attention – News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

Enugu begins roads rehabilitation Ifeoma Akah The Enugu State Executive Council has approved N1.5 billion for the reconstruction of 14 critical roads in Enugu metropolis and some rural communities. The Commissioner for Works, Mr Greg Nnaji, made the disclosure in Enugu on Friday while briefing journalists on the outcome of …

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INTERVIEW: Ojukwu's son 'of no consequence' to APGA – Obiano – Premium Times Nigeria

The governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has given reasons why he won Saturday’s election. Mr. Obiano won re-election by a landslide, winning all the 21 local governments. The governor met with President Muhammadu Buhari in his office on Friday and State House correspondents engaged him on a short interview …

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