naija news today 220818

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    Politics APC’ll meet its match in us if its senators foment trouble, PDP senators warn – Vanguard Nigeria Newspaper

    Two Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, senators said, yesterday, that All Progressives Congress, APC, will meet its match if its attempts to foment trouble in the ... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    World Trump ex-lawyer ‘happy’ to aid Russia probe – BBC News

    US President Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, is said to be "more than happy" to speak to the inquiry into alleged collusion with Russia. Cohen pleaded … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Saudi oil giant share sale ‘called off’ – BBC News

    Saudi Arabia is reported to have cancelled its plans to sell shares in state oil giant Aramco, which had been billed as the largest flotation ever. The group of financial advisers working on a plan to sell 5% of the company domestically and internationally has … Read more via BBC News –...
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    Entertainment Forbes highest-paid actor revealed – BBC News

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has nearly doubled his 2017 earnings, making $119m (£92m) in the past 12 months, according to Forbes highest paid actor list. The top spot was awarded to George Clooney, whose $239m (£180m) … via BBC News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro Nigerians who fled Boko Haram return ‘home’ as presidential race heats up – Topix

    Ali finally came across an army convoy and was taken to Pulka, a camp in the country’s remote northeast region..... Read more via Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Buhari to assist visually-impaired corps member – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to assist a visually-impaired National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, currently deployed to Daura, Katsina State. Twenty eight-year old Okenala Ahmed, a graduate of Insurance from the Federal Polytechnic Offa, Kwara State, was among the Corps members...
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    Entertainment Tiwa Savage Takes Cue From Wizkid To Open Pop-Up Store Before Tour – Notjustok

    What’s the benefit of having friends if we can’t learn from them? Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage is in more ways than one showing us the benefits of having a friend like Wizkid as she announces the opening of her Pop-up store in London just few … via Latest Naija Nigerian Music, Songs & Video...
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    Entertainment Gwen Stefani, Blake Shelton NOT Married At His Oklahoma Ranch, Despite Report – Gossip Cop

    (Star) Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton did not get married at his Oklahoma ranch, despite a new cover story. The untrue report comes from the same tabloid that falsely claimed the couple was getting married almost exactly two years ago.. via Gossip Cop – Get more...
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    Entertainment Emmanuel Nii Adom Quaye, Strika’s money is safe in Trust Fund - Laila’s Blog

    Talent Management Company MK Content has responded to trending story on Beast of No Nation’s actor Strika. According to the.... via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Sports Lewandowski breaks silence on wish to leave Bayern Munich – The Independent Uganda

    Bayern Munich’s star striker Robert Lewandowski has broken his silence about wanting to leave the Bundesliga giants in May, but insists he is ready to win titles again this season with the Bavarians. “In April, May, almost everyone took a shot … read more via The Independent Uganda: –...
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    Metro Akpabio, Not Me, Should Be Investigated By EFCC, Says Senator Bassey – Sahara Reporters

    Bassey Albert, the Senator representing the Akwa Ibom North-East District at the National Asssembly, has alleged that the charges against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is a ploy to force him to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The EFCC had filed a …...
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    Metro OAU suspends six students for cultism – Punch Newspapers

    The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, has announced the suspension of six undergraduates of the university for being members of a cult group. The announcement was contained in a circular issued by the Registrar of the university, Mrs. Margaret Omosule and made … Read...
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    Metro Accident Claims 11 Lives In Niger – Sahara Reporters

    An accident, which occurred on Tuesday on the Ibeto/Kontagora Road in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger State, has led to the death of 11 people. The incident involved a bus, a Toyota Corolla and a Hilux van... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
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    Politics 2019: APC chieftain urges Kwara people to vote for change – TODAY.NG

    A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, Mr Iyiola Oyedepo, has urged the people of Kwara to vote for change during the 2019 general elections... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘I Will Work, I Won’t Walk’ — Atiku Aims Sly Dig At Buhari Over 800m Walk – Sahara Reporters

    Atiku Abubakar, former Vice-President and presidential aspirant under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said it would be pedestrian to ask for votes based on his exercise routine..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘Why Nigeria Still Needs Buhari’ – Tinubu – Nairaland

    The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, says the country need a focused and determined leader like President Muhammadu Buhari to gradually re-engineer the economy for the benefit of all. Tinubu who noted that Buhari is the foundation for re-engineering and...
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    Politics PDP gives President Buhari 24 hours to arrest Miyetti Allah leaders – TODAY.NG

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has given President Muhammadu Buhari a 24-hour ultimatum to arrest leaders of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN).... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Fayose Restates Commitment To Completing Projects Before Leaving Office – Sahara Reporters

    Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti State Governor, has said he would complete and inaugurate all unfinished capital projects before handing over to the Governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi, in October. Fayose stated this on Tuesday, while speaking at the annual Udiroko Festival in Ado Ekiti... Read more via...
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    World After Manafort conviction & Cohen plea, Donald Trump is so desperate he could do anything – USA Today

    One of the few things that all Americans can agree on regardless of their political leanings is that the non-stop barrage of scandal and controversy is getting exhausting. Once upon a time, August was the silly season when everyone, including politicians Read more via USA Today –...
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    World Ethiopia deploys hidden rabies vaccine in bid to protect endangered wolf – The Guardian

    Rabies vaccines hidden inside goat meat baits have been deployed in the first campaign to protect the Ethiopian wolf, Africa’s most endangered carnivore. There are less than 500 of the wolves in the high mountains of Ethiopia and they are very vulnerable to infectious diseases from domestic...