PREMIUM TIMES EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, MUSIKILU MOJEED UNVEILS NEW BOOK, “OBASANJO’S SECRET LETTERS” DEC. 1ST

A debut book by Musikilu Mojeed, Editor-in-Chief of PREMIUM TIMES, will be made available to Nigerian readers on December 1, 2022. The book, ‘The Letterman: Inside the ‘Secret’ Letters of Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo’, is being released by PREMIUM TIMES Books and will be officially unveiled in Abuja before going on sale in bookstores. The Letterman, a 25-chapter narrative non-fiction, curates some of the most significant and historical letters written and received by former President Obasanjo, which compellingly tell the story of his life, as defined by and is…

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GUARANTY TRUST’S YOU READ INITIATIVE HOSTS DAMILARE KUKU AT ITS BOOK READING EVENT

Booklovers in Lagos were treated to an afternoon of uplifting creative interactions at a book reading event organized by Guaranty Trust Bank (Guaranty Trust) on Sunday, October 9, 2022, at the Herbert Macauley Library, Yaba. The event is an offshoot of Guaranty Trust’s You Read initiative which aims to champion continuous learning and promote a reading culture across Africa as part of its CSR policy. The selected literature for the book reading was, Nearly All the Men in Lagos Are Mad by Damilare Kuku – a work of fiction that…

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FOREWORD: SYLVESTER ASOYA’S “WAITING FOR TOMORROW”(REFLECTIONS ON MY COUNTRY, NIGERIA)

By Nze Chukwuemeka Alex Duru Being asked by Sylvester Asoya to do a foreword on the book:  Waiting for tomorrow (Reflections on my country, Nigeria), is a pleasure that comes with a task – meeting his standard. It is akin to an invitation to a dinner by a great chef. Asoya is a utility writer with scintillating style. Waiting for tomorrow is a fascinating narrative of what Nigeria has become – a system in constant flux, on the wrong note – with a warning to do the needful to avert…

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AZUH AMATUS UNVEILS TWO NEW BOOKS ON NOLLYWOOD OCTOBER 9

The publisher of leading online newspaper DAYLIGHT, Azuh Amatus will be unveiling and presenting his two new books, FAMOUS FACES…Interactions with Nollywood Stars and Stakeholders, to the public on Sunday, October 9, 2022. The forthcoming evening of glamour, glitz, relaxation and networking holds elaborately at the upscale Colonades Hotels, on 21 Alfred Rewane Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, with the red carpet beginning at 4.PM. The 713-page books which are in volumes one and two respectively, vividly and robustly, parade 101 exclusive, incisive and captivating one-on-one interviews and interactions with leading Nollywood…

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N2.6BN DEBT: NBC REVOKES OPERATIONAL LICENSES OF AIT, SILVERBIRD, 50 OTHERS

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has revoked the broadcast licenses of African Independent Television (AIT), Silverbird TV and 50 broadcast stations across the country over indebtedness. Also affected is AIT’s sister radio station, Raypower FM and 49 other stations across the country. The director-general of the NBC, Malam Balarabe Shehu Ilelah, who made the announcement while briefing journalists in Abuja on Friday, said there was no political undertone in revoking the license of the debtor-broadcast stations. Ilelah urged the stations to pay the N2.6 billion they are owing the Commission…

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