naija news today 171219

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Oshiomhole should resign or excuse himself from official functions ― Edo APC – Vanguard News

    The Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Anselm Ojezua, has accused former Governor of the state and suspended National Chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole of lacking legitimacy, temperament and moral authority to lead the party.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Buhari joked about his removal from office – Adesina – Daily Post Nigeria

    Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media to President Muhammadu Buhari, has described how his principal joked about the coup that led to his ouster as Nigeria’s Head of State.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports EPL: De Bruyne sends message to Man City over Arteta taking Arsenal job – Daily Post Nigeria

    Manchester City playmaker, Kevin De Bruyne, has told the club not to stand in Mikel Arteta’s way, if he wants the Arsenal job. Arteta is the leading candidate for the role, after talks with Gunners officials at his mansion in Manchester on Sunday..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Court sacks Senator Ifeanyi Ubah over alleged ‘forged NECO certificate,’ orders Uzor to be sworn in – Laila’s Blog

    A Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja has sacked Ifeanyi Ubah as the Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District. Court Sacks Senator Ifeanyi Ubah … Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Court Orders Naira Marley’s Arrest Over Alleged Car Theft – Tori News

    However, two of the musician’s brothers and his cousins appeared in court over alleged theft of a car and a cell phone. A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the arrest and arraignment of Adeyemi Fashola aka Naira Marley, over alleged car theft..... Read more via Tori News –...
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Tacha Sues Blessing Okoro For Defamation Of Character; Demands N20m As Compensation (Photos) – Information Nigeria

    Popular reality star, Tacha has finally taken action as she has sued relationship blogger, Blessing Okoro with a deadly lawsuit for defamation of character. The highly controversial celebrity also demanded N20 million as compensation for damages, embarrassment and psychological trauma...
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment You Should Watch Kanye West’s Gospel Cover of Davido’s “IF” for his Sunday Service – BellaNaija

    Kanye West, ever the sampler, did a gospel cover of Davido‘s “IF” for his most recent Sunday Service at the City of Refuge church in Los Angeles. The rapper, who has been consistent with his Sunday services, also covered Beyoncé and Wizkid‘s “Brown Skin Girl” during the.... Read more via...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari to sign 2020 Budget on December 17 –

    President Buhari would sign 2020 appropriation bill on Tuesday, December 17. The president had presented the budget estimate to the joint session of the National Assembly... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Naira Marley Finally Breaks His Silence Over Car Theft Allegation (See What He Says) – Naijaloaded

    Well, some hours ago, Court order for the Arrest of Naira Marley over Car theft allegations If you missed the News – Click Here To Read Well, Naira Marley has finally responded to the allegation of car theft levied against him..... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get more...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Bisi Alimi shades Nigerians as he reacts to the controversial Netflix movie that portrays Jesus as a gay man – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Bisi Alimi has given his opinion on a movie on Netflix that portrayed Jesus as a gay man. The movie generated controversy and a number of people, including Apostle Johnson Suleman, called for Christians to boycott Netflix.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics No big deal really, even Aisha calls Buhari General – P.M. News

    There shouldn’t be any longer any controversy over the decision of a Nigerian newspaper to prefix “Major-general’ in references to the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari as his wife, Aisha has also called him General..... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Obaseki to Oshiomhole: I won more votes than you – Plus TV Africa

    The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has picked holes in comments from his erstwhile godfather and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, that he (Obaseki) failed to learn how to win elections..... Read more via Plus TV Africa –...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why I am a Buharist: Femi Adesina – P.M. News

    Femi Adesina special adviser on media and publicity pens this moving tribute on his boss President Muhammadu Buhari as he clocks 77. I boarded a commercial airliner heading to Lagos from Abuja. I was already seated, and strapping my seat belt, when a young man approached me... Read more via...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ancelotti heading to Everton in June – P.M. News

    Sky Sport has reported that former Napoli coach, Carlo Ancelotti has reached an agreement in principle to become the next manager of struggling Premier League club Everton. The Italian, who has won three Champions League titles in a garlanded career, left Napoli earlier this month after… Read...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports FIFA sues Blatter, Platini to recover £1.56m – P.M. News

    World soccer body FIFA on Monday filed claims in Swiss court seeking to recover 2 million Swiss francs (£1.56 million) that it said were paid inappropriately by ex-FIFA President Joseph Blatter to former French football star Michel Platini..... Read more via P.M. News –
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Why Samuel Chukwueze has become a target for Chelsea – Pulse Nigeria News

    Chukuweze according to a report, fits the mode of the forward that will offer more goal threat that Chelsea are looking. Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukuweze has become a target for Chelsea boss Frank Lampard who has £150 to spend in the January transfer window..... Read more via Pulse...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fashola opens up on being swindled by internet scammer – Laila’s Blog

    Minister of Works and Housing has clarified recent Social Media reports that he was defrauded of the sum of N3.1 million by an internet fraudster popularly known as ‘yahoo boy’ who… Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ex-Oba Of Lagos’ Son, Adewale Oyekan Sentenced To Death – Nairaland

    The Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has sentenced a Lagos prince, Adewale Oyekan, and one Lateef Balogun to death. The 50-year-old prince and his 27-year-old accomplice who is a former domestic staff were sentenced on Monday for killing one Sikirat Ekun, a 62-year-old businesswoman and a...