Nigeria Premium time news headlines on August 23, 2018

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World leaders meet to discuss water crisis The 2018 World Water Week will be held from August 26 to 31. The post World leaders meet to discuss water crisis appeared first on Premium Times.

Why Nigeria may not experience accelerated growth – ASUU The ASUU president also speaks on the crisis at LAUTECH. The post Why Nigeria may not experience accelerated growth – ASUU appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

INTERVIEW: Freedom of speech,  press under siege in Zambia — Editor The editor of one of Zambia’s leading newspapers speaks about the numerous challenges faced by journalists in the country and sundry matters. The post INTERVIEW: Freedom of speech, press under siege in Zambia — Editor appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

U.S.-China trade war escalates as new tariffs kick in The world’s two largest economies have now slapped tit-for-tat tariffs on a combined 100 billion dollars of products since early July. The post U.S.-China trade war escalates as new tariffs kick in appeared first on Premium Times.

BON condemns demolition Of Yinka Ayefele’s radio station It describes the demolition as oppressive and a demonstration of flagrant muzzling of the media and press freedom. The post BON condemns demolition Of Yinka Ayefele’s radio station appeared first on Premium Times .

2019: APC denies setting date for primaries The party dismissed as fake the timetable circulating in the media. The post 2019: APC denies setting date for primaries appeared first on Premium Times.

. South Africa regrets Trump’s tweet on land seizures, killings The U.S. President claims farmers are being killed in South Africa. The post South Africa regrets Trump’s tweet on land seizures, killings appeared first on Premium Times.

Three people burnt to death in Kogi accident The Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway is classified among the deadliest road corridors in Nigeria. The post Three people burnt to death in Kogi accident appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

IS leader al-Baghdadi ‘releases new audio recording’ Al-Baghdadi’s whereabouts and fate remain unknown, in spite of occasional claims that he has been killed. The post IS leader al-Baghdadi ‘releases new audio recording’ appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

India rejects foreign aid for flood-ravaged state The decision to decline foreign help has drawn criticism from the opposition. The post India rejects foreign aid for flood-ravaged state appeared first on Premium Times.

Uganda opens Ebola treatment units at border with DRC Although there is no confirmed Ebola case in Uganda, the country remains on high alert. The post Uganda opens Ebola treatment units at border with DRC appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Buhari can override National Assembly on 2019 election budget — Sagay The national assembly joint committee on INEC is to reconvene on Monday. The post Buhari can override National Assembly on 2019 election budget — Sagay appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Congo approves 4 more experimental Ebola treatments as cases rise The ministry said six new cases and four new deaths have been confirmed from the haemmorhagic fever. The post Congo approves 4 more experimental Ebola treatments as cases rise appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

INTERVIEW: How we determine service charges, process visa for Nigerians – VFS GLOBAL The official defends his firm against a bouquet of allegations levelled against its operations in Nigeria. The post INTERVIEW: How we determine service charges, process visa for Nigerians – VFS GLOBAL appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Three players Rohr needs to exclude from Super Eagles The Eagles are already on the back foot after losing to South Africa 2-0 in Uyo last June. The post Three players Rohr needs to exclude from Super Eagles appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Nigerian university shut over students protest A road accident claimed the life of a student and injured six others. The post Nigerian university shut over students protest appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Why I believe APC will lose 2019 elections – Sowore “This government is going down, there is no question about it, and they know they are going down.” The post Why I believe APC will lose 2019 elections – Sowore appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Bank loans to Nigeria’s private sector reduce N601bn in six quarters – NBS Credit to government increased to N1.47 trillion from N1.411 trillion. The post Bank loans to Nigeria’s private sector reduce N601bn in six quarters – NBS appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Boko Haram: Your sacrifices won’t be in vain, Buratai tells wounded soldiers He said that the army would provide all medical support for their quick recovery. The post Boko Haram: Your sacrifices won’t be in vain, Buratai tells wounded soldiers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Decision to leave Real Madrid “easy,” Ronaldo says The 33-year-old joined the Italian champions last month on a four-year deal. The post Decision to leave Real Madrid “easy,” Ronaldo says appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria

. PIGB: How to achieve sustainable peace, inclusive growth in oil communities The heightened restiveness from the Niger Delta region remains a concern. The post PIGB: How to achieve sustainable peace, inclusive growth in oil communities appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

INTERVIEW: How SEC cut transaction costs to attract new capital market investors — DG The regulator confirms MTN has still not files to be a public company. The post INTERVIEW: How SEC cut transaction costs to attract new capital market investors — DG appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

ANALYSIS: The shenanigans, shady actions of Nigeria’s Attorney General Malami From Apo Six, to Dasuki and Malabu, a review of AGF Malami’s actions raise questions about his role as Nigeria’s chief law officer. The post ANALYSIS: The shenanigans, shady actions of Nigeria’s Attorney General Malami appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

FIFA Corruption: Ex-Brazilian soccer boss jailed 4 years in U.S. prison At least 42 individuals and entities have been charged in the FIFA probe and many have pleaded guilty. The post FIFA Corruption: Ex-Brazilian soccer boss jailed 4 years in U.S. prison appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Former Governor Orji Kalu honoured in Buhari’s hometown, Dau The ex-governor also met President Buhari behind closed-doors. The post Former Governor Orji Kalu honoured in Buhari’s hometown, Daura appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

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