naija news today 210618

  1. E

    Sports How Lionel Messi and Argentina can still advance in the World Cup – USA Today News

    A crushing 3-0 defeat to Croatia on Thursday night means that Messi and his team no longer have control of their own fate. read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  2. E

    Sports Ex-FIFA supremo Sepp Blatter claims VAR is failing – TODAY.NG

    Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter claims that VAR is failing due to a lack of consistency. The 82-year-old Swiss believes FIFA should be.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. siteadmin

    Politics APC chairmanship: Solomon Edebiri rallies support for Comrade Oshiomhole – TODAY.NG

    Ahead of Saturday’s national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Solomon Edebiri, a member of the party’s merger committee, has called on aggrieved members to work for the emergence of Mr Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman... Read more via TODAY.NG –...
  4. E

    Sports Nigeria Vs Iceland: Super Eagles arrive Volgograd – Premium Times Newspaper

    Nigeria’s Super Eagles have arrived in the southern Russia town of Volgograd ahead of Friday’s win-or-bust FIFA World Cup Group D encounter against Iceland. The Nigeria national team, who made it... Read more via Premium Times Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  5. M

    Metro Massive Flood Takes Over Secretariat In Akwa Ibom After Heavy Rainfall Photos) – Nairaland

    Major activities were affected in Idongesit Nkanga area of Akwa Ibom state as heavy flood Thursday took over the Secretariat. It was gathered that the flooding which disrupted workers activities, came immediately after the heavy rainfall of Thursday morning in Uyo, the capital city of Akwa...
  6. E

    Sports World Cup 2018: Kylian Mbappe strike sends France through – BBC

    Kylian Mbappe's first-half strike helped France overcome - and eliminate - a resilient Peru to earn a spot in the knockout round of the World Cup. Ricardo Gareca's side, buoyed on by their... Read more via BBC – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  7. M

    Metro In Lagos: Government launches “Lagos State Kicks against Drug Abuse’’ campaign – –...

    It is an initiative of the state Ministry of Youth and Social Development, aimed at creating massive awareness on the implications of drug and substance abuse, as well as to get addicts off the streets. Worried by the increasing menace of drug … Read more via – Nigeria’s...
  8. curator

    Business Instagram just launched a weird new app. Here’s everything you need to know – The Independent

    Instagram has finally launched the feature you never knew you wanted: a TV network. GTV – which is an app but also a feature, and both a TV system and not one at all – has been described by Instagram as its "most exciting feature to date". But … Read more via The Independent –...
  9. curator

    Business Bayelsa govt., Microsoft, IGNITE partner to train teachers, students on ICT – The Sun Newspaper

    As parts of efforts aimed at equipping teachers and students to explore opportunities in Nigeria’s evolving technology eco-system, the Bayelsa State.... Read more via The Sun Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  10. curator

    Business Oil remains essential for Nigeria’s economic growth, says Baru – Vanguard Newspaper

    Dr Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), said oil revenue remained vital for building the nation’s economy..... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  11. M

    Metro Retired CBN Asst. Director docked for alleged N7m – Vanguard News

    A retired Assistant Director of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Ebere Ucheagwu, was on Thursday arraigned in an FCT High Court, Maitama, for allegedly obtaining N7 million unpaid legal services. Ucheagwu was arraigned along his company, Agro-biz Contech Nigeria Limited, on a two-count charge...
  12. M

    Metro Federal government launches second national health plan – TODAY.NG

    World Health Organization The federal government Thursday launched the second National Strategic Health Development Plan (NSHDP) to deepen healthcare service delivery in the country. The new NSHDP was initiated after the first plan came to an end in 2015 after a five-year period. Lauching the...
  13. M

    Metro Man Sets Rival Ablaze for Chasing His Woman – Thisdaylive

    A jealous man has allegedly set his rival ablaze in Baba village in the Lavun Local Government Area of Niger State. According to reports, one Baba Mohammed was annoyed that a man, Usman Tetengi, was trying to date a woman he (Mohammed) is … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  14. M

    Metro Waiter arrested for Kidnapping boss’s grandson – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Policemen attached to the Anti-kidnapping Squad of Lagos State Police command have arrested a waiter, one Meshack Felix, for allegedly kidnapping his boss’s grandson. The police also arrested … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News –
  15. M

    Metro DSS arrests 2 suspected IS commanders in Abuja – The Guardian Nigeria

    The Department of State Services (DSS) said it had arrested two Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) commanders in Kukuntu village, Gwgwalada, Abuja. The suspects are: Bashiru Adams and Rufai Sajo. A statement issued by an operative of the service, Mr … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
  16. E

    Sports Kwara approves reconstruction of stadium fence destroyed by rainstorm – TODAY.NG

    The Kwara State Government has approved the reconstruction of the collapsed fence of the Kwara Stadium Complex damaged by rainstorm few months ago. The Commissioner for Sports and Youth.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  17. siteadmin

    Politics PDP cautions FG over plan to establish ranches – Punch Newspapers

    The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the Federal Government to exercise caution over its plan to establish cattle ranches in some parts of the.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. siteadmin

    Politics MKO Abiola’s Son Joins Race For APC Youth Leader – Sahara Reporters

    Ahead of this weekend’s National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, holding in Abuja, the son of late Moshood Kashimao Olawale..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  19. siteadmin

    Politics FG spends N100b Sukuk Bonds on 25 ‘priority’ roads – The Sun Newspaper

    The Federal Government, on Thursday, disclosed that over N100 billion Sukuk Bond raised in 2017 was spent on the construction of twenty-five priority major roads across the country. Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, state... Read more via The Sun Newspaper –...
  20. siteadmin

    Politics 2018 Budget: Melaye Accuses Buhari of Playing to the Gallery – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Dino Melaye, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of playing to the.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News