naija news today 220219

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fayemi’s Former Commissioner Escaped Assassination But Her Husband’s Five Fingers Were Severed – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Mrs Funke Oseni, a former commissioner for Women Affairs during the first tenure of Kayode Fayemi as Governor of Ekiti is in a thankful mood having escape assassination attempt yesterday at her residence..... Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Let Your Vengeance Rescue the Nation’ – Oyedepo Spits Fire Ahead of Polls [Video] –

    The founder and General Overseer of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, has rained down curses on the tormentors of the nation ahead of the 2019 elections.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Jussie Smollett’s Character Has Been Removed From the Final Episodes of “Empire” –

    Jussie Smollett will not appear in the final two episodes of Empire, the shows executive producers have announced in a new statement shared on Twitter.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC Reps Member, Jibrin, Arrested Over Attack On Kwankwaso – Nairaland

    The Police Command in Kano State says it has arrested a member representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal constituency, Abdulmumini Jibrin-Kofa over Thursday’s clash between supporters of PDP and.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Guardiola reacts as FIFA impose transfer ban on Chelsea – Daily Post Nigeria

    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has said Chelsea’s prospective transfer ban will not impact Sunday’s Carabao Cup final. Guardiola also thinks City’s 6-0 defeat of Chelsea earlier this month, will give Maurizio Sarri’s extra motivation for the... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Chelsea confirm they will appeal FIFA’s transfer ban – Daily Post Nigeria

    Chelsea have confirmed they will appeal FIFA’s decision to impose a two-window transfer ban on the club. The Premier League side have been banned from signing players, after being found guilty.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police Arrest lawmaker, 70 Others over Attack on Kwankwaso’s Campaign Convoy – Thisdaylive

    By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano The Kano State Police Command on Friday arrested a member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumuni Jibrin Kofa, and 70 other political supporters and leaders..... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Katsina: Bandits Sack 10 Communities, Displace 2000 Residents – Nairaland

    Barely 48 hours to the Saturday’s rescheduled presidential and National Assembly elections, bandits have sacked 10 communities, forcing over 2,000 residents to relocate from their ancestral homes in Batsari Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina State..... Read more via Nairaland –...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 12,000 Policemen Deployed For Election Duties In Kaduna – Channels Television

    A total of 12,000 conventional and mobile policemen have been deployed for tomorrow’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Kaduna state. This is according to the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdurahman who disclosed this... Read more via Channels Television –...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World Death Toll From South African Coal Mine Blast Rises To 18 – Channels Television

    The death toll from a gas explosion that occurred at disused South African coal mine on February 3 rose to 18 after rescuers recovered 13 more bodies, police said Friday.... Read more via Channels Television – Get more World News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigeria elections: INEC goes after underage voters, sponsors – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC) on Friday said underage voters caught during the general elections would be arrested and prosecuted.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku May Face Life in Prison after 2019 General Elections – Tori News

    Following comments attributed to the presidential candidate of the PDP, it has been revealed that he could face life in prison..... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man Who Made Super Eagles’ Beautiful Outfit Cries Out As NFF Is Refusing To Pay Him – OluFamous.Com

    Almost a year after the World Cup in Russia, the designer of Super Eagles traditional outfit to the tournament is yet to be paid. Gt Stitches, the designer, on Thursday accused the..... Read more via OluFamous.Com – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INEC completes distribution of electoral materials in Kano – Pulse Nigeria News

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kano says it has completed the distribution of sensitive materials to all the 44 local government areas in the state.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Dolapo Badmus speaks on impact her beauty had on men in police force – Laila’s Blog

    CSP Dolapo Badmus has revealed the impact her beauty had on men in her early days in the Nigerian Police Force. In an interview with City People, the PRO for Zone 2 revealed that she is capable of convincing people to join the police force… Read more via Laila’s Blog –
  16. Nigeria World News

    World Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation names new Africa director – TODAY.NG

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have named Cheikh Oumar Seydi the new Africa Director as it deepens work in the continent. Before his appointment, Seydi, from Senegal, was the regional director for sub-Saharan Africa at the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group...
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment DStv To Air The Biggest Movie Event Of The Year, The Oscars Live On Monday – Nigerian Entertainment Today

    La La Land’s A-listers are preparing for the 91st Academy Awards®- an evening of prestigious prize-giving at the Dolby Theatre® at the Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood. Watch the star-studded ceremony live on M-Net Movies Premiere (channel 108 on DStv) on Monday 25 February at 02:00...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Elections: British High Commissioner Says Over 60 Observers Deployed – Channels Television

    The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Liang, says over 60 observers have been deployed in 15 states around the country for tomorrow’s general elections. Liang said this in a video shared on Friday while urging Nigerians to go out and vote. She said although Nigerians were …...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Linda Ejiofor pens heartwarming birthday message for bestie Adesua Etomi – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Actress Linda Ejiofor has taken to social media to pen a sweet birthday message for her bestie Adesua Etomi who turns 33 today. The newly-married actress wrote; Today I celebrate this beautiful,kindhearted lady..... via INFORMATION NIGERIA – Get more Nigeria...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Banky W spotted with billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola [Photo] – Pulse Nigeria

    Banky W pays visit to billionaire businesman, Femi Otedola at his residence. One of the most interesting photos you’d see today on social media is that of Banky W chilling with billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola........ via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria – Get more...