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Dapo Olorunyomi

25 Sep 2020
Voices of the African Continent (VOTAC), and Premium Times, have announced a strategic alliance that will create a platform for news coverage of African capital markets.
19 Jul 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded co-founder and publisher of Premium Times, Dapo Olorunyomi, on his being named one of the four awardees for 2020 International Press Freedom Award...
5 May 2019
The Executive Director, Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalist (PTCIJ), Mr. Dapo Olorunyomi, has said there was a need...
7 Sep 2018
Communication experts from the academia and the news organisations have tasked governments, particularly the Federal Government, to strictly focus more on delivering good...
21 Nov 2017
Media practitioners, activists and literary icons graced the occasion. Among them were Prof. Niyi Osundare, Ayo Obe, Jahman Anikulapo, Lanre Arogundade, Idowu Obasa, among others.
15 Nov 2017
Dapo Olorunyomi, who turn 60 last week, is a giant who bestrides two worlds. He was one of the heroes who led the troops in the war against dictatorship of General Sani Abacha.
14 Nov 2017
From verifiable historical records of Nigeria’s chequered socio-political history, the mass media can justifiably and evidently pride itself, more than any profession, as occupying the frontline in nation building.
24 Sep 2017
Sir, I guess you still remember me. The other time there was little problem between you and my Oga, Dapo Olorunyomi, I was the one that wrote to appropriately advise you without a fee.
24 Jan 2017
The Federal Government has assured that it will not do anything to stifle press freedom, knowing that a free press is vital to the success of any democracy.
24 Jan 2017
Director of IPC, Mr. Lanre Arogundade, said in a statement last Friday that the attacks, as well as the harassment of other journalists in recent times are completely antithetical to democratic...
24 Jan 2017
The group said the harassment of the media is a throwback to the dark days of military autocracy when press freedoms were constant victims and casualties of military repression and dictatorship.
23 Jan 2017
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has condemned the recent siege on the office of Premium Times, an on-line publication based in Abuja and the arrest and detention of its publisher, Mr. Dapo Olorunyomi...


16 mins ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
20 mins ago
Further to its commitment to the ban on commercial motorcycles within the nation's capital, Abuja, the joint enforcement team of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) crushed 432 seized motorcycles on Thursday.
42 mins ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.
58 mins ago
The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kano central, Abdulsalam AbdulKareem (popularly known as AA Zaura) has vowed that he would rather remain stronger in the face of political "detractors" bent to tarnish his hard-earned reputation.
1 hour ago
Eminent Nigerians from the Southeast under the authority of the Igbo Elders Consultative Forum have urged Southeast residents to reject the five-day sit-at-home declared by Finland-based Simon Ekpa, a protege of detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The South-East elders described Ekpa's draconian order as the height of insensitivity to…