Rema’s ‘HEIS’ climbs to the top of Spotify albums chart
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Rema’s ‘HEIS’ climbs to the top of Spotify albums chart

Nigerian singer Rema continues his chart dominance with his latest album HEIS reaching number one on the NG Spotify Weekly Albums chart. This comes after a strong debut at number two last week, despite having only one full day of tracking at the time. HEIS managed to dethrone Olamide’s Ikigai which had held the top…

LGA Polls: Court bars INEC from releasing voters register to Rivers electoral commission
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LGA Polls: Court bars INEC from releasing voters register to Rivers electoral commission

The Federal High Court in Abuja has barred the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from releasing its voter register to the Rivers State Government’s electoral body for the state’s upcoming local government area (LGA) elections. The court gave the order on Friday in a suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC), which broadly challenges…

INTERVIEW: Why I denounced Christianity – Nollywood star
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INTERVIEW: Why I denounced Christianity – Nollywood star

Jideofor Ugezu, better known as Ugezu J. Ugezu, is a Nigerian director, actor, screenwriter and producer. Mr Ugezu is popular for his frequent promotion of Igbo culture and traditions. He hails from Enugu-Ukwu in Anambra State, Nigeria’s South-east, with a high Christian population. In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, the 53-year-old Nollywood star speaks on…

How Barcelona can sign Dani Olmo and Nico Williams in June 2024

How Barcelona can sign Dani Olmo and Nico Williams in June 2024

Here is how Barcelona can sign both Nico Williams and Dani Olmo in the June 2024 transfer window amidst the club’s current financial challenges. Following the confirmation of the interest of Spanish giants Barcelona in signing both Dani Olmo and Nico Williams, questions on if the club can afford the possible transfer have continued to…

Chelsea set to acquire a secret weapon in the June 2024 transfer window
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Chelsea set to acquire a secret weapon in the June 2024 transfer window

Reports have now confirmed that Chelsea is set to make an unexpected signing in the June 2024 transfer window as the 2024/2025 club football season draws closer. Following weeks of speculations about the future of Real Madrid goalkeeper, Andriy Lunin, Chelsea are reportedly now favourites to sign the Ukrainian in the June 2024 summer transfer…

‘Rivers Labour Party didn’t suspend me, I’m still chairman’ – Actress Hilda Dokubo
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‘Rivers Labour Party didn’t suspend me, I’m still chairman’ – Actress Hilda Dokubo

Hilda Dokubo, chairperson of the Labour Party (LP) in Rivers State, has denied rumours of her suspension from the party. On Thursday, reports emerged that Mrs Dokubo was suspended as a party member in her ward, Asari Toru Local Government Area of the state. The suspension supposedly followed an emergency meeting of the party’s ward…

NEMA, Ekiti govt begin awareness campaign on flood preparedness, waste management
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NEMA, Ekiti govt begin awareness campaign on flood preparedness, waste management

To raise public awareness about proper waste management and its effect on flooding, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Ekiti State Government have embarked on massive sensitisation of residents. In her address at the one-day sensitisation programme held in Ado Ekiti, the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Zubaida Umar,…

Reps Speaker, leadership visit Dangote Refinery – Official
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Reps Speaker, leadership visit Dangote Refinery – Official

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Abbas Tajudeen, and the leadership of the lower chamber visited the Dangote Refinery Complex in Lagos on Saturday. Mr Tajudeen toured the complex alongside the Deputy Speaker, Ben Kalu; House Leader, Julius Ihonvbere; Chief Whip, Bello Kumo; Deputy House Leader, Abdullahi Halims; and Deputy Whip, Adewumi Onanuga. Others…