naija news today 170120

  1. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Paul Pogba fuels Man United exit rumours after showing up in France on crutches –

    Paul Pogba has taken time off his recovery process to attend a fashion show in Paris. The Frenchman is not expected back for Man United until the end of this month. Pogba recently underwent ankle injury and has made just eight appearances for the Red Devils… Read more via –...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World Barack Obama In Romantic Mood With Wife Michelle On Her 56th Birthday (Photos) – Tori News

    Barack Obama, a former president of the United States has shared photos of himself goofing around with wife on her birthday. Former United States President, Barack Obama has shown his romantic side as he celebrated his wife's 56th birthday.... Read more via Tori News –
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What Atiku Told PDP Leaders About Elections On Friday – Tori News

    The PDP candidate in the 2019 presidential election said the hope of the party was that the APC would continue with good governance but it had proved Nigerians wrong. Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has proposed to the ... Read more via Tori News – Get More...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Obese ISIS religious leader is arrested in Iraq and is so heavy he has to be loaded onto back of truck – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    An obese ISIS 'mufti' arrested in Iraq is so heavy that he had to be loaded onto the back of a truck to be transported. Shifa al-Nima, considered one of the biggest captures in recent months, was hauled from his Mosul bolthole by Iraqi security forces after he was discovered.... Read more...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu Set To Storm His Parents Burial On February 14 – Tori News

    IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu is reportedly set to storm the burial of his parents on the 14th of February. According to a report by The Nation, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has announced his plan to attend the burial of his.... Read more via Tori News –
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria Acquires Helicopter Gunships To Fight Boko Haram, Bandits, Others – Tori News

    The Nigeria air force has acquired two helicopter gunships as part of the equipment to tackle the criminals including armed bandits in the North West. President Muhammadu Buhari held a crucial security meeting with his military chiefs and..... Read more via Tori News –
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court reaffirms Ifeanyi Ubah’s sacking as senator – Punch Newspapers

    The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Kubwa, Abuja, on Friday, reaffirmed its earlier order sacking Ifeanyi Ubah of the Young Peoples Party as the senator representing Anambra South. The judge, Justice Bello Kawu, in a ruling, declined Ubah’s request to set aside… Read more via...
  8. Nigeria World News

    World Amazon boss, Jeff Bezos and girlfriend Lauren Sanchez make their red carpet debut as a couple – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Jeff Bezos and girlfriend Lauren Sanchez have finally made their romance red carpet official. The Amazon CEO and richest man in the world was spotted walking the carpet with the TV personality in Mumbai, India, as part of an Amazon Prime event.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s...
  9. Nigeria Business News

    Business VAT implementation takes effect February 1 – finance minister – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Mrs Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning says the implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) increase from five per cent to 7.5 per cent … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘You sold my songs to individuals without my consent and didn’t pay me’ – Peruzzi fires back at King Patrick – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Peruzzi has finally reacted to the CEO of Golden Boy Entertainment, King Patrick’s claim of breaching his contract and being signed to Davido’s DMW. In tweets which were deleted in 5 minutes, Peruzzi stated that he didn’t cheat, take anybody’s money or bite the finger that fed him.... via...
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Bobrisky mocks upcoming crossdresser – P.M. News

    Controversial crossdresser, Idris Okuneye popularly known as Bobrisky has sent a note of warning to another upcoming crossdresser who stormed the social media recently. The Internet was left agog when a boy who happens to be a cross-dresser, shares photos of himself all dressed like one …...
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Peruzzi finally replies King Patrick of Golden Boy Ent – Laila’s Blog

    Peruzzi has finally replied his former boss, King Patrick of Golden Boy Ent who accused him of betraying him and breech of contract. Peruzzi took to his social media page to address the … via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Imo: Gov. Hope Uzodinma makes first appointments [See list] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senator Hope Uzodinma, the newly sworn-in governor of Imo state, on Thursday announced his first appointments as he takes over the State Government House. Uzodinma was declared the authentic winner of the 2019 governorship election in Imo State by the Supreme Court during the week.... Read...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXCLUSIVE: How five abducted aid workers were released by Boko Haram – Premium Times Nigeria

    PREMIUM TIMES has obtained more details of the negotiations that led to the release of five kidnapped aid workers in Borno State This newspaper broke the news of the release of the victims by a Boko Haram faction, ISWAP, on Wednesday.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wike approves N30,000 wage for Rivers workers – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has approved the payment of N30,000 minimum wage for civil servants in the state, effective from January. A Government House Press Statement signed by Paulinus Nsirim,Commissioner of Information and Communications said the approval was sequel to what was...
  16. Nigeria World News

    World Trump impeachment trial begins at US Senate – Daily Post Nigeria

    100 lawmakers of the US Senate were sworn in on Thursday as jurors for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. BBC reports that Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, John Roberts administered the oath to the senators. Justice Roberts asked the senators, “Do you solemnly swear … Read...
  17. Nigeria World News

    World Trump’s Impeachment: Chief Justice, Senators Sworn In – Nairaland

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice John Roberts was sworn in Thursday to preside over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, then immediately administered the oath to the full Senate to ensure “impartial justice” as jurors for only the third such proceeding in American.... Read more via...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Buhari govt reveals date 7.5% VAT will take effect – Daily Post Nigeria

    Mrs Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning has disclosed that the implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) increase from five per cent to 7.5 per cent will take effect from Feb. 1. Ahmed said this during the inauguration of the Chairman and Board … Read more via...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment I’ve always love acting, says billionaire’s daughter, Temi Otedola – Newtelegraph

    As children, many people discover that they have a passion for different things, but life happens and these dreams and aspirations take back stage until something comes to bring it out again. That appears to be the case of Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola’s daughter, Temi..... via...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Christopher Tolkien has died, the son of ‘Lord of the Rings’ author dies at 95 – Laila’s Blog

    Christopher Tolkien, the son of legendary “The Lord of the Rings” author J.R.R. Tolkien, has died, the Tolkien Society reports. Christopher Tolkien has died at the age … via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News