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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP Accuses APC Of Diverted N478 Million NDDC Fund To Rent Crowd For Buhari – The Trent Newspaper

    The PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, PPCO, accuses the Buhari Presidency and the All Progressives Congress, APC, of secretly drawing over N478 million from the coffers of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to rent a crowd and..... Read more via The Trent Newspaper –...
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Naomi Osaka cruises as Johanna Konta sends Sloane Stephens packing – TODAY.NG

    Reigning US Open champion Naomi Osaka cruised past Australian qualifier Destanee Aiava to reach the quarter-finals of the Brisbane International on Tuesday..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro First baby of the year: Ebonyi first lady calls for family planning – P.M. News

    The Wife of Ebonyi Governor, Mrs Rachael Umahi, has urged the Mile 4 Maternity Hospital, Abakaliki, to introduce Family Planning methods to parents of first baby of the year..... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Dino Melaye’s Lawyer Allegedly Seek Restraining Order to rebuff Police’s Arrest – Plus TV Africa

    Lawyers for embattled Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye on Monday approached the Federal High Court Abuja to seek an order for the Police to evacuate its personnel from his premises. Dino has a long history with the Police, read more His domestic staff and security men who… Read more via Plus...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Governor Tambuwal approves Justice Sifawa’s appointment as Sokoto acting chief judge – TODAY.NG

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state, has approved the appointment of Justice Sa’idu Sifawa as Acting Chief Judge of the state. A statement issued to newsmen on Tuesday, by Tambuwal’s Director General, Media and Public Affairs Malam Abubakar Shekara, said the appointment.... Read more via...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria’s crude oil production rises 9% – P.M. News

    Nigeria’s crude oil daily production recorded an upward swing of about 2.09 million barrels in 2018, translating to a 9 per cent increment, compared with the 2017 average daily production of 1.86 million barrels..... Read more via P.M. News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Oshoala, Kgatlana, Ordega Make Up The Top Three Finalist For Women’s Award – Nairaland

    Nigerian duo Asisat Oshoala and Francisca Ordega, and South African Chrestinah Thembi Kgatlana have made the final three for the Women’s Player of the Year 2018. The three made the cut after a performance-filled year which saw them make headlines at both club and national levels...... Read...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I’ll be praying to the traditional gods of my people in 2019 – Bisi Alimi – Laila’s Blog

    Gay rights activist Bisi Alimi has said he will be praying to the traditional gods of his people in 2019 as he plans to adopt the religion of his forefathers. The activist, who revealed in a recent interview that ... Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Lawmakers propose Parliamentary System to reduce Corruption – Plus TV Africa

    A member of House of Representatives Mr Kinsley Chinda (PDP-Rivers), says adopting parliamentary system will help reduce corruption and address frictions among different arms of government in Nigeria..... Read more via Plus TV Africa – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Fani-Kayode exposes ‘cabal members who have hijacked’ Buhari govt – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Tuesday revealed all cabal members who have allegedly hijacked President Muhammadu Buhari’s government..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2019 presidency: Buhari conceded defeat in his New Year message – PDP – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Campaign Organization, PPCO, on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s New Year speech showed that he has conceded defeat, ahead of the 2019 election..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2019: APC will lose Ogun governorship election – Amosun – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has boasted that Adekunle Akinlade of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) will win this year’s governorship election in the state..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Shiites’ group storm Catholic church, worship with Christians – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), on Tuesday, attended the 2019 New Year Catholic Church Service in Zaria, Kaduna State, to strengthen inter religious harmony and enhance national cohesion..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why Buhari is best choice for 2019 — Obaseki – Premium Times Nigeria

    Godwin Obaseki, the governor of Edo State, has called on Nigerians to sustain the achievements and progress recorded by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration in the past four years with their votes, come February 2019..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Aisha to Lead Women, Youth Campaign Team for Buhari’s Reelection (Full List) – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Team on Tuesday appointed Mrs Aisha Buhari, the Wife of the President, to lead women and youths as well as ensure the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in the February general elections...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 14 Migrants Arrested In France – Channels Television

    French police caught 14 migrants trying to steal a fishing trawler in the Channel port of Boulogne, a local prosecutor said Tuesday. It was the latest in a string of incidents in which migrants have tried to use.... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Suspected herdsmen kill seven persons, destroy vehicles in Plateau – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Unknown bandits suspected to be herdsmen on Tuesday killed seven persons in a fresh attack on Nding Susut village in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Tony Elumelu: The Sales Boy Turned Billionaire – Nairaland

    Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu is a Nigerian economist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for Africa, Transcorp and founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation...... Read more via Nairaland – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment See The Top 5 Highest Earners In The Nigerian Music Industry 2018 (You Won’t Believe No. 5) – Naijaloaded

    Hello Guys, We brought to you the Top 5 highest earner in the Nigerian Music Industry for the year 2018. NOTE:- This is not a list of Richest Nigerian artiste, rather a list of who made more money in 2018 as a calendar year.… more via Naijaloaded – Get more Nigeria...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Bizzle Osikoya accuses Wizkid’s fans of being abusive – Laila’s Blog

    Bizzle Osikoya, a co-owner of the company managing Davido has accused Wizkid’s fans of being abusive while reacting to a tweet on insults. According to Bizzle Osikoya, Wizkid’s fans cannot praise him... Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News