naija news today 180220

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Olubadan Sells Chieftancy Titles For N30m – Ibadan Chiefs Lament – Naijaloaded

    The members of the Olubadan-in-council have accused Saliu Adetunji, Olubadan of Ibadan, of commercialising chieftaincy titles in the town. The crisis between the monarch and the chiefs, who are members of the... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Shame Of A Nation: Lack Of Fund Forces Nigerian Boxers Out Of Olympic Qualifier In Senegal – P.M.EXPRESS

    Nigeria Olympic journey to Tokyo 2020 suffered a huge setback Tuesday when boxers were asked to go home to what the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports lack of funds. As at the time of going to press, the boxers refused to leave their hotel where they … Read more via P.M.EXPRESS –...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tony Iwelu: Dakuku Peterside reacts to death of Amaechi’s CSO – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Director General and Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, has commiserated with the Minister of Transport, Rt Hon Chibuike Amaechi over the demise of his Chief Security Officer (CSO), Tony Iwelu..... Read more via Daily...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Senate confirms Nuhu as NCAA DG – Vanguard News

    THE Senate Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu as Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). Nuhu’s confirmation was sequel to the consideration of the report on the screening of the nominee by the.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria losses 12BN dollars annually to violent conflicts in Middle belt – Vanguard News

    About 12bn dollars which could be channelled to development projects in the country is lost annually due to insecurity in the Middle Belt, research results have confirmed even as the violent conflicts ravaging the... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business The world’s wealthiest 22 men have more money than all the women in Africa – New report – Pulse Nigeria

    The world’s wealthiest 22 men have more money than all the women in Africa, according to Oxfam. Across the world, the U.K based group says men own 50% more wealth than women. In it's new report, the group blames this worldwide economic inequality on a... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria...
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Bobrisky Cries Out For Help, Accuses His Driver Of Stealing His Exotic Benz – Tori News

    Controversial crossdresser, Bobrisky has accused his driver of allegedly absconding with his Mercedes Benz car and over N500k in cash. The male barbie took to his social media page to make the allegation.... via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I’ll make Nigeria inhabitable for corrupt persons – Buhari –

    President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his resolve to tackle corruption in the country. The president on Tuesday, February 18, said that the international community is beginning to see that.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Breaking: Aso Rock Director assassinated – P.M. News

    Ms. Laetitia Naankang Dagan, an Assistant Director at the State House, Abuja was on Monday night assassinated by unidentified persons in her apartment. The Permanent Secretary, State House, Abuja, Jalal Arabi, disclosed this on Tuesday... Read more via P.M. News – Get...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Gombe spends N100m on 100 school computers – Punch Newspapers

    The Gombe State Government has procured 100 HP desktop computers. This was revealed by TrackaNG, a project initiated by pro-transparency group, BudgIT, that tracks the performance of government budgets.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Chelsea vs Man United: Lampard blasts referee over Maguire, speaks on Zuma, Giroud goals – Daily Post Nigeria

    Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard has blamed the match officials for refusing to make use of the pitch side monitor during their 2-0 defeat to Manchester United on Monday.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Frank Lampard reveals who to blame for Chelsea’s 2-0 loss to Manchester United – TODAY

    Chelsea manager Frank Lamparp has blamed his players for being sloppy and making silly mistakes following their 2-0 defeat to Manchester United in the Premier League on Monday night.... Read more via TODAY – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lavishes praise on Eric Bailly after Manchester United win – TODAY

    Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hailed the “absolutely fantastic” performance of Eric Bailly in the 2-0 win over rivals Chelsea on Monday night.... Read more via TODAY – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Fresh issues before apex court on two-thirds majority – Vanguard News

    As the Supreme Court, today, begins hearing of the appeal filed by former Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, challenging the nullification of his election, fresh facts show that Senator Hope Uzodinma may not have got the constitutional requirements to be declared the winner.... Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ighalo makes Man. United history with debut against Chelsea – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Odion Ighalo has become the first Nigerian to play for Manchester United following his debut against Chelsea. With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men leading 2-0 a Stamford Bridge, Ighalo was introduced as a 90thminute substitute for Anthony Martial.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –...
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton share Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton shared the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award on Monday night. The superstar footballer and Formula one driver pipped Tiger Woods, Rafael Nadal, Marc Marquez and Eliud Kipchoge for the honour. The pair were tied for first place in the voting by former…...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police arrest woman in possession of human parts – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Osun State Police Command on Monday said a woman, Amudatu Sani, had been arrested with human parts in Ikire. The Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo, confirmed the arrest... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro No northern leader should be happy today – Emir Sanusi speaks on poverty, insecurity –

    Emir Muhammad Sanusi II has raised an alarm over the growth of insecurity, poverty and declining state of education in the northern region. Sanusi said not one leader in the region should be excited about what is happening in the.... Read more via – Get More...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija’s Mercy throws shade at Tacha – P.M. News

    Brother Naija ‘Pepper Dem’ winner, Mercy Eke, who is currently in London, United Kingdom took a swipe at her fellow ex-housemate, Tacha and her fans popularly known as Titans on Monday. Mercy, while responding to a fan’s prayer point, in an Instagram live session said she doesn’t … via...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro War veterans to head Igbo security outfit – Iwuanyanwu –

    As South-East Nigeria considers establishing the region’s own security network, elder statesman Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu has hinted that former war veterans and retired security officers will spearhead the Igbo regional security outfit.... Read more via – Get...