naija news today 040120

  1. Nigeria World News

    World 5 things you didn’t know about Soleimani, the Iranian General killed by US strike + why his killing could cause war.. – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    12.30am Friday morning, Donald Trump sat amongst his team of advisers, top Military Generals, VP Mike Pence and National Security advisor, Mark Esper. He had a choice – choose between ordering an airstrike that could change the dynamics of military … Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World 3 rockets hit US military base in Baghdad – P.M. News

    Three rockets have hit US military air base 80 kilometres north of Baghdad. The Al-Balad military air base hosts US forces in Iraq. It was not clear where the missiles came from. ... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
  3. Nigeria World News

    World US vs Iran: Westerners and tourists urged to leave Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Israel immediately – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Westerners and tourists have been urged to immediately leave Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Israel following outrage in Iran and Iraq after the Us Military carried out drone strikes that killed top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani following orders from US president Donald … Read more via Linda Ikeji’s...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What Igbos Must Do To Clinch 2023 Presidency: Buhari’s Associate – Information Nigeria

    An associate of President Muhammadu Buhari, Ismaila Isa Funtua, says the only way for the south-east to get presidency is to review its ways of playing politics. While speaking on Saturday when he appeared on The Morning Show, a programme on Arise Television, Funtua said … Read more via...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘We Reclaimed Olusola Saraki’s Land Not Ancestral Home’ – Kwara Governor – The Trent

    The Kwara Government says the land reclaimed from the Saraki Family was not its ancestral home. Rafiu Ajakaye, the chief press secretary to Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq disclosed this in a statement in Ilorin on Thursday, January 2, 2020.... Read more via The Trent | Internet Newspaper –...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘I Promise To End Godfatherism In Edo State’ – Governor Obaseki – The Trent

    Godwin Obaseki, the governor of Edo State has on Thursday, January 2, 2020, vowed to end the activities of godfathers threatening to deprive the people of their democratic rights. He said he promised himself and the people to fight against godfatherism started by his predecessor, … Read...
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Man City boss Guardiola reveals his next club when he leaves the Etihad –

    Pep Guardiola has conceded the fact that he will return to his homeland Barcelona to coach again with two years left on Manchester City deal. The 48-year-old began his coaching career at the Camp Nou where he won six trophies in his first season in charge of the senior … read more via...
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Varane, Modric score as Real Madrid destroy Getafe to go top on La Liga standings –

    Real Madrid on Saturday evening, January 4, defeated hosts Getafe 3-0 in a Spanish La Liga encounter for them to move to the top of the standings. But Los Blancos' stay at the top of the La Liga... read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photo News: Dino Melaye rocks in Istanbul with family – P.M. News

    Senator Dino Melaye has certainly put the past behind him as he holidayed with his family in Istanbul, Turkey. The former senator had lost his seat to Senator Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress, APC in November, 2019. ... Read more via P.M. News – Get...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria’s power supply drops by 385.65 MW as power sector loses N2bn –

    Following inadequate gas, poor transmission infrastructure and shortage of distribution facilities, there has been a decline of Nigeria’s electricity supply from 3,993.65 megawatts, MW, to 3,608 MW. Vanguard reports that according to a statement released by the office of the vice president...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigerians can’t continue going overseas for treatment – President Buhari – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday, said Nigerians should not continue going abroad for medical treatment. “Nigerians have suffered so much going abroad for medical treatment..... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari Says Withdrawal Of Military From Troubled Communities Will Not Be Rushed – Stella Dimoko

    President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Nigerians that withdrawal of the military from areas where peace had been restored will not be done in a manner that will expose communities to more risks of attacks..... Read more via Stella Dimoko – Get More...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports EPL: Solskjaer blasts Van Persie over comments after Man Utd’s 2-0 defeat to Arsenal – Daily Post Nigeria

    Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has hit back at Robin van Persie following his comments after their 2-0 defeat to Arsenal on New Year’s Day. After the game, Van Persie hit out at Solskjaer for smiling during his post-match interview.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian woman sent home from work in US for wearing hijab (Photo) – Laila’s Blog

    Nigerian woman Folake Adebola, working in the US, was recently sent home from work by her manager,for putting on hijab, a dress worn by Muslim women. The Nigerian Adebola, better known as Stefanae Coleman, walked into her workplaceo Chicken Express, in the Texas, wearing her hijab when the...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Dickson’s reaction to attack on Jonathan’s home sparks fresh controversy in Bayelsa –

    Governor Dickson's reaction to the attack of ex-President Jonathan's house has reportedly sparked up a fresh controversy. The governor conspicuously refused to mention Jonathan's name in a delayed condolence statement released by his aide... Read more via –
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Over 5000 rendered homeless as fire razes Akwa Ibom community –

    No fewer than 2,000 houses have been burnt and over 5,000 people rendered homeless after a fire incident Friday at Iwoukpom community in Ibeno council area of Akwa Ibom State. The Nation reports that properties worth millions of naira have been destroyed in the fishing community.... Read...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2020: Fresh prophecies on US, Iran, China emerge – Daily Post Nigeria

    Apostle Paul Okikijesu of the Christ Apostolic Miracle Ministry, Lagos State, has warned the United States of America of attacks being plotted against it by different countries. This was part of Apostle Paul Okikijesu’s New Year prophecies, which he made available.... Read more via Daily Post...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen abduct three in Kwara, demand N50m – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Gunmen have kidnapped three indigenes of Obbo-Aiyegunle in the Ekiti local Government Area of Kwara State on New Year’s Eve. According to the former chairman of the council, Chief Ezekiel Gbadeyan, two men and a woman travelling home for New Year were abducted by the hoodlums along...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment I’m Dumping America For Nigeria – Rap Star, Cardi B Decides, Gives Reason – Tori News

    The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of the Iran-backed militia. US rap star, Cardi B, has condemned the killing of Iran commander, Qassem Soleimani..... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “How I Was Nearly Eaten By Cannibals” – Mr Ibu – Information Nigeria

    Popular Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu recounted his horrific encounter with cannibals at a film location in a remote part of Nigeria. The comic actor had a chit-chat with Daily Sun where he spoke about how he was almost eaten by… Read more via Information Nigeria –...