naija news today 051219

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics UPDATE! Nigerians Attack VP Osinbajo Over Rearrest Of Omoyele Sowore – Naijaloaded

    Nigerians have come for Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo because of his silence following the impunity being showcased by men of the Department of State Services who violently rearrested activist Omoyele Sowore less than 24 hours after he was released.... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari, APC Governors Meet In Abuja – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with All Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the presidential villa in Abuja. The agenda of the meeting is not known..... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics UPDATED: Court ‘closes’ prosecution’s case in Dino Melaye’s trial – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, on Thursday, closed the case of the federal government in the trial of a former senator, Dino Melaye. The judge’s decision was due to the prosecution’s absence and lack of diligence in prosecuting the politician..... Read more via Premium Times...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics SSS releases Sowore, pays N100,000 fine – Premium Times Nigeria

    The State Security Service (SSS) on Thursday night released Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters. Mr Sowore was arrested on August 3 for planning a series of protests to demand good governance.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Boko Haram Terrorists Kidnap 21 Civilians In North Cameroon – Channels Television

    Boko Haram militants have kidnapped 21 civilians in the north of Cameroon near the Nigeria frontier, police and local officials said on Thursday. “Boko Haram attacked around 2300 (22:00 GMT) in Mbreche district, about 30 kilometres (20 miles) from the Nigeria border.... Read more via Channels...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore: We have not violated court order — DSS – Vanguard News

    The Department of State Services (DSS), on Thursday, said it did not violate the court order on the release of Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow Protest, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS finally releases Sowore – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Department of State Service (DSS) has released the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore and his co-accused, Olawale Bakare. This was confirmed by Sahara Reporters, a media outlet owned by Sowore.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Border Closure: We Cannot Allow Neighbouring Countries Undermine Our Productive Industry, Says Sanusi – Channels Television

    The Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, on Thursday said the Federal Government’s decision to close its border is among measures to preserve the nation’s foreign policy in the national interest.... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro God resurrects a dead man, using the voice of Bishop Oyedepo – Instablog9ja

    The post God resurrects a dead man, using the voice of Bishop Oyedepo appeared first on.... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Women Protest Against Sowore’s Detention At The High Court In Abuja (Photos) – Nairaland

    On Thursday, at a Federal High Court in Abuja, many naked women were seen protesting for the immediate release of Omoyele Sowore from DSS custody. Sowore who has been granted bail by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of Federal High Court is yet to be freed even after reports have it … Read more via...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Drama As Landlady Litters Church With Trash Just To Force Pastor Out In Edo (Photo) – Tori News

    In what will come across as a really startling development, a landlady has poured refuse inside a church to force the pastor out... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Impeachment articles: Trump blasts Nancy Pelosi – P.M. News

    US President Donald Trump promptly reacted to the statement by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, asking the Judiciary committee to proceed with writing impeachment articles against the President..... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “You are worth a lot Tacha, I celebrate you” – Kemi Olunloyo says as she declares herself a Titan (Video) – Laila’s Blog

    Controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has penned down lengthy but lovely messages to Instagram sensation cum reality star, Tacha, celebrating her for being … Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment `Fighting With Wizkid Is The Most Stupid Thing I Have Ever Done: Samklef – Information Nigeria

    Collage photo of Samklef and Wizkid Talented Nigeria music producer, Samklef, has revealed the most stupid thing he has ever done in his life. According to the respected music producer who made the disclosure via his official Twitter handle, fighting with former ally, Wizkid, is the most stupid...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment DJ Cuppy In Saudi Arabia Ahead Of Anthony Joshua Vs Ruiz Match – Nairaland

    The Nigerian DJ who is suspected to be in a relationship with the boxer, Anthony Joshua has travelled to Saudi Arabia to support him.... Read more via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Becoming A Mother Outside Wedlock And At A Young Age – BBNaija’s Avala Tells Her Story – Tori News

    Saida Avala of the Big Brother Naija 2019 fame has finally told the story of how she gave birth outside wedlock... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics National Assembly Raises Own 2020 Budget By N3 Billion – Naijaloaded

    According to a report by Punch Metro, the National Assembly has raised its budget for 2020 from the N125bn to N128bn. The House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations made the recommendation in its report on the 2020 Appropriation Bill scheduled for … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Iâve never collected a kobo in pension as ex-governor of Rivers State – Rotimi Amaechi – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Minister of Transportation and former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has reacted to a federal high court judgement which directed the federal government to recover pensions and allowances received by former and serving senators as ex-governors.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  19. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Eden Hazard To Miss Real Madrid Big Clash Against Barcelona – Naijaloaded

    Real Madrid have provided latest update on forward, Eden Hazard’s injury ahead of their El Clásico La Liga clash against Barcelona on December 18 at the Camp Nou stadium. Hazard suffered a “micro-fracture” in his ankle during the.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get...
  20. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ballon D’ Or 2019: Liverpool’s Van Dijk responds to Cristiano Ronaldo’s sister attack – Daily Post Nigeria

    Liverpool star, Virgil van Dijk has responded to criticism from Katia Aveiro, the sister of Cristiano Ronaldo. DAILY POST had reported on Tuesday that Katia blasted Van Dijk after the Dutch centre-back jokingly questioned if Ronaldo was really a rival to him (Dijk) winning the 2019 Ballon …...