naija news today 180819

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ekweremadu: MASSOB condemns IPOB’s action, apologizes to Senator – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has condemned the attack on former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Germany by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Ekweremadu was attacked in Germany where he had gone to deliver a …...
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    Metro JUST IN: Police speak on Lagos violence – Premium Times Nigeria

    The police on Sunday said the violence that broke out at Ile-Epo Bus Stop, Lagos, did not end in casualties. Lagos police spokesperson, Bala Elkanah, said in a statement to PREMIUM TMES that the fracas was between Hausa scavengers and Awawa ‘cult boys’... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria...
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    Metro Govt reacts as flood displaces 500 families in Jigawa – Daily Post Nigeria

    No fewer than 500 families have been rendered homeless by different flood disasters in three local government areas of Jigawa state. Governor Badaru Abubakar, represented by his Deputy Alhaji Umar Namadi, stated this during a sympathy visit to the Internally Displaced Person (IDPs) camps in...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate President Ahmed Lawan Reacts To Assault On Ike Ekweremadu – Information Nigeria

    Senate president Ahmed Lawan Senate president Ahmed Lawan has condemned the attack on Ike Ekweremadu by IPBO members in Germany on Saturday, August, 17th.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Ex-Senate president Bukola Saraki breaks silence, reacts to IPOB attack on Ekweremadu –

    Former president of Nigerian Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described as "highly unfortunate" the IPOB attack on his former deputy and colleague, Ike Ekweremadu. Ekeremadu was an august visitor at the 2nd annual cultural festival organised in Germany when... Read more via –...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Most decorated footballer in FA Cup history Ashley Cole retires – P.M. News

    Ashley Cole, Former England, Arsenal and Chelsea left-back has announced his retirement from playing football following a two-decade-long career... read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Breaking: Obaseki, first NPFL Chairman is Dead – P.M. News

    The first Chairman of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Chief Osayuki Obaseki, is dead.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Wole Soyinka, Femi Falana To Participate In Next #RevolutionNow Event – The Trent

    The Coalition for Revolution, CORE, organisers of the RevolutionNow have organised a programme which seeks to address the ills of the government, with Femi Falana and Wole Soyinka set to participate. The programme which has the theme, “Democracy, State Repression and The State of Insecurity …...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Orders Nigerian Troops To Kill Bandits In Katsina – The Trent

    President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday, August 16, 2019, in Katsina State, charged the military to be more spontaneous in restoring peace to the country, particularly states troubled by bandits, ordering them “not to spare bandits’’ that have been killing, maiming and extorting innocent citizens...
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Another top African coach handed life ban for misconduct, fined $110k –

    Paul Put, Guinea head coach has been slammed with a life ban from all football-related by Guinea Football Federation. The development comes after the federation's ethics commission found the tactician guilty of breaching the institution's code of ethics and its code of discipline... read...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Siasia’s mum still in captivity more than one month after abduction – Newtelegraph

    More than one month after the abduction of Mummy Beauty Ogere Siasia, the mother of former Super Eagles coach, Samson, was kidnapped , her whereabouts remains unknown. Mummy Beauty, 76, was kidnapped alongside two of her relations, 65-year-old Florence Daunana, and her 17-year-old...
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    Sports How We Sneaked Girls Into Super Eagles Camp – Pastor Taribo Confesses – Naijaloaded

    Former Super Eagles hard-as-nails defender Taribo West has sensationally revealed how he and his national teammates sneaked women – both local and foreign – into camp during national assignments, Sunday Punch reports. The former AC Milan center-back turned pastor on retirement … read more...
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment See The Only Celebrity Who Still Has Invictus Obi’s Photo On His Instagram Page – Nairaland

    Chief Obi (Musician, Actor and comedian) is the only Nigerian Celebrity friend of Obinwanne Okeke who still has his photos on his page, Check them out as obinwanne okeke instagram is down.... Read more via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Osas Ighodaro finally removes her hubby’s surname ‘Ajibade’ from her Instagram page (Photos) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Looks like everyday, more of these young marriages break. The troubled marriage between actors Osas Ighodaro and Gbenro Ajibade may have finally hit the rocks.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Drakes Explains How He Learnt ‘Ikede’ From Tekno – Information Nigeria

    Canadian Rapper Drake has revealed to a fan how he learnt the Nigerian slang ‘Ikede’ in his new song “won’t be late” which was produced by Nigerian producer, Tekno. Drake and Tekno In a reply post on Instagram, a fan asked him how he was able to speak the Nigerian … Read more via Information...
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    Entertainment Singer, Kcee Blames Fans Over Celebrities Fake lives – Information Nigeria

    Nigerian singer, Kcee in an interview with Saturday beat has revealed that the reason many celebrities are living a fake life is because of the fans.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2023 presidency: Tinubu gets northern backing to take over from Buhari – Legit Nigeria News

    Some northern youths have backed ex-Lagos governor Bola Tinubu to emerge Nigeria’s president in the 2023 general elections. The youths said Tinubu deserved to take over from President Buhari at the end.... Read more via Legit Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 2019 Sallah was peaceful for us – North east residents hail Buhari, Buratai – Legit Nigeria News

    Residents in the north eastern region of Nigeria have recounted how they spent their 2019 Sallah celebration. The residents said Boko Haram terrorists were not able to disrupt their.... Read more via Legit Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How El-Zakzaky Was Expelled From ABU In 1979 For Violence – The Cable – Nairaland

    El-Zakzaky, whose first name is also spelt “Ibrahim”, founded IMN as a student at ABU to propagate Shi’ite Islam, which gained a significant mileage in 1979 with the Iranian revolution.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ekweremadu: FG reacts to IPOB’s disgrace of ex-Senate President in Germany – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has condemned the attack on the former deputy senate president, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, in Nuremberg Germany..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News