naija news today 220120

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Magu: I don’t know why UK is protecting Diezani – TheCable

    Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says Diezani Alison-Madueke, former minister of petroleum, is being protected in the UK. The ex-minister had relocated to London shortly before former President Goodluck Jonathan handed over... Read more via...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World Billionaire-Pays-Striking-Zimbabwe-Doctors-To-Return-To-Work – Peacefmonline

    Zimbabwe’s junior doctors have agreed to return to work, ending a strike that has lasted for over four months, after they accepted an offer from a Zimbabwean telecoms billionaire. The strike was one of the longest in the country’s history and brought the public healthcare… Read more via...
  3. Nigeria World News

    World Saudi Crown Prince’s WhatApp Account Was Used To Hack Jeff Bezos’ Phone – The Trent

    United Nations’ experts are demanding an immediate investigation by the US and others into evidence indicating Jeff Bezos, the billionaire owner of the Washington Post, was hacked with spyware deployed in a WhatsApp message sent from the account of Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed bin...
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Jackie Aina shares tips on how to apply concealer the right way – Pulse Nigeria News

    For those that light to wear makeup, Jackie Aina is telling you why your concealer routine isn’t working. Even if you’re blessed with relatively blemish-free skin, there’s a good chance you rely on concealer for a complete makeup..... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News –
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Former Grammys Head Deborah Dugan is Suing the Recording Academy for Sexual Harassment – BellaNaija

    The first woman to head the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Deborah Dugan, was recently fired by the President and CEO of the Recording Academy, and she has since filed a discrimination complaint, claiming that..... Read more via BellaNaija – Get more...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports PSG star Mbappe finally explains why he prefers Ronaldo’s career over Messi’s –

    Kylian Mbappe has said he cannot be a one-club man like Lionel Messi and that it is impossible for him to attain his success. However, the PSG striker admits he can follow in foot-steps of Cristiano Ronaldo who played in Portugla, England, Spain and Italy.... Read more via –...
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Arsenal legend mocks Chelsea star after Bellerin’s goal at Stamford Bridge (video) –

    Chelsea vs Arsenal’s Premier League encounter ended 2-2 on Tuesday night at Stamford Bridge. Arsenal played most minutes of the game with 10 men after David Luiz was red carded in the 26th minute.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Frank Lampard Names One Arsenal Star Who Gave Chelsea Problems In 2-2 Draw – Naijaloaded

    Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, has admitted that his team struggled to deal with the movement and positioning of Arsenal playmaker, Mesut Ozil. Lampard, speaking to BT Sport, also expressed his disappointment on how his side dealt with playing against 10 men.... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Twitter users sympathize with South African girl after she tweets she was raped on first day of 2020 and has been taking HIV medications since – Linda

    A South African girl known as Mandisa Makubu, has received sympathetic messages from Twitter users after she took to the social media platform to reveal she was raped… Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Nigeria World News

    World 326m-UK-Support—-No-Foreign-Fund-Is-For-Free–Sam-P-Yalley-Warns – Peacefmonline

    Former Ghana’s High Commissioner to India, H. E. Sam P. Yalley has cautioned Ghanaians not to be overly-ecstatic following news of some £326 million from the current UK-Africa Investment Summit for the completion of some projects in the country..... Read more via Peacefmonline –...
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Ghana-Tourism-Authority-Launches-2020-National-Chocolate-Day-Celebration – Peacefmonline

    The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in partnership with the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) and Cocoa Processing Company have launched this year’s National Chocolate Day. At the launch of the event today at the.... Read more via Peacefmonline – Get more World News
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Davos 2020: Prince Charles meets Greta Thunberg – BBC

    The Prince of Wales has met teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The pair were introduced after Prince Charles delivered a speech at the event in Switzerland, where sustainability is the main theme.... Read more via BBC – Get...
  13. Nigeria World News

    World China coronavirus death toll hits 17, over 470 infected – The Hindu

    Deaths from China’s new flu-like virus rose to 17 on January 22, heightening global fears of contagion from an infection suspected to have come from animals. The previously unknown and contagious coronavirus strain emerged from the central city of Wuhan, with cases now detected as far … Read...
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Rihannas-Billionaire-Ex-boyfriendReachingOut-To-News-Sites-To-Take-Down-Pictures-Of-Them – Peacefmonline

    Rihanna’s billionaire ex-boyfriend, Hassan Jameel has been accused of reaching out to news sites to take down pictures of them together. Though why they broke up is still yet to be revealed, Founder of Black Sports Online, Robert Littal said the billionaire businessman seems not to be taking the...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Adoke: How a desperate EFCC framed me up over Malabu – TheCable

    Mohammed Bello Adoke, the former attorney-general of the federation, says the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) desperately manufactured evidence to implicate him in the bribery allegations over the Malabu/OPL 245 transaction.... Read more via TheCable –
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Killing of CAN chairman: No one knows the next target, says cleric – TheCable

    Joseph Hayab, a cleric, has urged the federal government to take urgent and decisive action against Boko Haram insurgents. Hayab said this in reaction to the killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa state, by the...
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Taylor Swift’s Mother Has Brain Tumor – WebMD Health

    While Taylor Swift’s mother was undergoing treatment for breast cancer, doctors discovered that she also had a brain tumor, the pop star says. Taylor Swift first revealed in 2015 that her 62-year-old mother, Andrea Swift, had breast cancer.... via WebMD Health – Get...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buried for 50 years: Britain’s shameful role in the Biafran war | Frederick Forsyth | Opinion – the Guardian

    It is a good thing to be proud of one’s country, and I am – most of the time. But it would be impossible to scan the centuries of Britain’s history without coming across a few incidents that evoke not pride but shame. Among those I would list … Read more via the Guardian –...
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Being born with no smell: ‘I don’t know what food tastes like’ – BBC News

    We’ve probably all got a favourite smell – maybe one that’s tied up with a particular memory or person, or lets you know a good plate of food is on the way. Gabriella has never had the use of her smelling senses – … Read more via BBC News – Health – Get more World News
  20. Nigeria World News

    World Bloomberg: Apple will start making a smaller, cheaper iPhone in February – Engadget

    Apple might launch a new low-cost iPhone very, very soon. According to Bloomberg, the tech giant’s suppliers will start assembling an affordable iPhone model, the company’s first since the iPhone SE, as soon as February. Further, Apple will reportedly unveil the device in March. Reports...