naija news today 180419

  1. Nigeria World News

    World World Bank Provides $150 Million Grant To Support Host Communities and Refugees in Uganda – World Bank

    The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today a grant of $150 million additional financing from the International Development Association (IDA) to boost an ongoing project to improve access to basic social... Read more via World Bank – Get more World News
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Kourtney Kardashian’s 40 Sexiest Pics In Honor of Her Flirty 40th Birthday –

    Kris Jenner's first born is living her best life as the hottest milf in Hollywood and here are the photos to prove it... Read more via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  3. Nigeria World News

    World The billionaires’ donations will turn Notre Dame into a monument to hypocrisy | Aditya Chakrabortty – the Guardian

    In 2017, a welter of stories appeared in the international press pointing out the brokenness of Paris’s Notre Dame. Cathedral officials showed journalists how patches of limestone would crumble at a finger’s touch. Gargoyles that had lost their heads were patched up with plastic pipes, while...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Petrol Tanker Caught Fire On Ibadan-Lagos Expressway – P.M.EXPRESS

    A Maiduguri bound petrol tanker on Thursday afternoon caught fire on Ibadan-Lagos Expressway. P.M.EXPRESS was at the scene of fire incident, a few metres after Oremeji Bus stop on the expressway. The fire incident was caused by the tanker who had an accident on the highway after its driver, …...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Onnoghen : SERAP writes CCB, seeks details of asset declarations of presidents, govs since 1999 – Vanguard News

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to Dr. Muhammed Isah, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) urging him to use his “good offices and leadership position to urgently provide information on specific details of asset declarations...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Easter: Saraki congratulates Christians – Daily Post Nigeria

    President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on all Nigerians to imbibe the value of sacrifice in the interest of the country as demonstrated by Jesus Christ whose selfless service to humanity is being commemorated across the world at this Easter period. Saraki in … Read...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Speakership: Gbajabiamila responds to colleague’s ‘no retreat, no surrender’ statement – Premium Times Nigeria

    An aspirant for the position of House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, has responded to a statement credited to the campaign team of another aspirant for the same position, Umaru Bago. Mr Bago’s team had said on Wednesday that the lawmaker would not drop his ambition. The …...
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports ‘I Can’t Take on Messi Alone’ – Van Dijk Warns Liverpool Teammates –

    World most expensive defender, Virgil van Dijk, has said he will not face a personal duel against Lionel Messi when Liverpool take on Barcelona in a Champions League semifinal blockbuster. Van Dijk is in contention for player of the year awards in England thanks to his transformative effect on...
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Liverpool star Salah stars on Time magazine’s cover – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Liverpool forward, Mohammed Salah, is part of the stars to feature on the six covers of TIME magazines 100 most influential people. Other influential people on the covers include Dwayne Johnson, Taylor Swift, Sandra Oh, Gayle King and Nancy Pelosi. Salah, … read more via The Guardian...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fani-Kayode reacts as CCT bans Onnoghen from holding public office, confiscates funds – Daily Post Nigeria

    Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has reacted to the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, judgement against the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, over alleged non-asset declaration. DAILY POST had reported that the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Thursday, in its...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wike Suspends 12 Local Government Chairmen In Rivers – Channels Television

    The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has suspended 12 Local Government Area chairmen in the state. The special assistant to the governor on electronic media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, announced this in a statement on Thursday. He explained that … Read more via Channels Television –...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro CCT Trial: Onnoghen kicks over conviction, seizure of funds in his accounts – Vanguard News

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, convicted the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on all the six-count charge the Federal Government preferred against … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #TRENDING: Nigerians react to CCT judgement on Onnoghen – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigerians online have reacted to the judgement of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) which convicted former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, after finding him guilty of false assets declaration. The tribunal led by Danladi Umar ruled that Mr Onnoghen should forfeit the funds in the …...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Saraki reacts as Buhari finally signs Minimum Wage Bill into law – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Minimum Wage Repeal and Reenactment Bill, 2019 into law. DAILY POST had reported that Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters(Senate) disclosed this while...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari’s 2019 Easter message to Nigerians – Vanguard News

    I rejoice with all Nigerians, especially our Christian brethren on the glorious occasion of the celebration of Easter 2019. Easter is the most important feast in the Christian calendar and represents God’s redemptive mission over humanity, the triumph of light over darkness, hope over despair...
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment TBoss fuels pregnancy rumors after releasing wedding-themed photos – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Reality TV, Tboss has not come out to deny or confirm the rumors that she might be pregnant. The ex BBNaija housemate shared these new photos from a wedding-themed shoot she had recently. Her followers in the comment session.... via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Buhari’s aide reacted after CCT removed Onnoghen as CJN, NJC Chairman – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has reacted to the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT’s conviction of suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen. The CCT had, on Thursday, banned Onnoghen from holding public office for 10 years. In...
  18. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Nigeria First To Book 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup Ticket – Nairaland

    Nigeria has become the first to book the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup ticket, after defeating Angola 1-0 in a match played in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday.... read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN bags CBN Innovation Award – Newtelegraph

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has recognised one of the leading information and communications technology (ICT) companies, MTN Nigeria as the ‘Telco Partner of the Year’ at the.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  20. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Manchester United ‘to lose out to Premier League rival for FC Barcelona star’ – Manchester Evening News

    Manchester United are set to lose out to Arsenal in the race for Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti, according to reports. United are thought to be planning a squad overhaul in the summer, with the Reds' humbling in the Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona providing further evidence...