naija news today 221219

  1. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Solskjaer explains United’s defeat to Watford – P.M. News

    Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has expressed his disappointment with the Reds’ 2-0 Premier League defeat to Watford. Speaking to MUTV and Sky Sports after the final whistle, the Norwegian reflected upon a poor first-half showing from his side and also discussed the return of Paul...
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Tottenham Vs Chelsea: Son sent off as apprentice defeats master – Vanguard News

    The premier league match between Tottenham (host) and Chelsea ended 0-2 in favour of Chelsea side led by Frank Lampard a former player under new Tottenham’s coach Jose Mourinho..... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Boko Haram attacks humanitarian workers, three feared killed, two reportedly kidnapped – Premium Times Nigeria

    Three people were feared killed on Sunday when suspected members of the Boko Haram attacked humanitarian workers in Borno State. Two others were also reportedly kidnapped by the insurgents, sources told PREMIUM TIMES. The insurgents carried out the attack along the Maiduguri-Monguno road...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Adesina: AfDB Supported Nigeria Out of Recession with $600m – Thisdaylive

    The President of Africa Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, saturday in Abuja, disclosed that the apex African Bank actually supported Nigeria out of recession in 2017 by pumping funds in the region of $600 million into the then receding Africa’s largest economy..... Read more via...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidency speaks on cabals, reveal why top Nigerians don’t like Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Presidency has again reacted to attacks on President Muhammadu Buhari by some prominent Nigerians. The seat of power said such people do not like President Buhari “because he does not sign papers or give out oil wells at will.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Governor Ganduje Vs Emir Sanusi: Northern Elders Lead Peace Mission To Kano – Nairaland

    The Northern Elders Forum has launched a peace effort to Kano State, with a view to ending the prolonged misunderstanding between Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Emir of Kano Malam Muhammad Sanusi. The Forum will lead eminent personalities from the North to meet with elders...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics We Don’t Have Cabal, It’s Called “Kitchen Cabinet” – Garba Shehu – Nairaland

    The Presidency has again reacted to claims that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has been hijacked and now at the mercy of a power-hungry cabal. Presidential Spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu said no president can operate alone without having a team of close confidants..... Read more...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Breaking News: Tears Flow Bitterly As Fire Guts Ekiosa Market In Benin (Photos) – Tori News

    A fire outbreak has been recorded at the Ekiosa market in Benin city, causing commotion in the area. According to a report by The Nation, many traders at the Ekiosa market in Benin City are currently in tears as fire razed the market.... Read more via Tori News – Get...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bill To Include National Assembly On Security Council Passes 2nd Reading – The Trent Newspaper

    The House of Representatives on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, passed for second reading a bill to make Presiding Officers of the two chambers of the National Assembly members of the National Security Council. The bill seeks to amend the third schedule of the 1999 constitution … Read more via...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World Pope Francis reveals his latest fears about the church –

    Pope Francis has said that the church is no longer listened to by the world. The pontif explained that this is because the church has lost its influence over natuions as the source of cultures.... Read more via – Get more World News
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Top Celebrity Confessions That Shook The Industry In 2019 – Tori News

    The entertainment space comes with everything fast and furious with tendencies to cause a meltdown. Whether in private or public, entertainers live a life of scream that can hardly be kept under wraps. Here, are some celebrity, Timaya, Flavour, Afrocandy, Cossy’s confessions that.... Read...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Oshiomhole got NDDC board approved without Buhari’s knowledge – Obaseki –

    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo has released another series of allegations against Adams Oshiomhole. Obaseki alleged that Oshimhole got the approval board of the NDDC without the knowledge of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Edo state governor claimed that APC national chairman did this with the...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG blasts US government over religious violation tag against Nigeria –

    The Nigerian government has condemned the designation of Nigeria as a country that tolerates violations against religion. The condemnation was made by the minister of information, culture and tourism.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Seyi Makinde To Pay 13th-Month Salary, Still Using His Private Car – Nairaland

    Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, had his quarterly media chat in Ibadan, the state Capital, on Friday night, where he promised that the state workers will get a 13th-month salary on Dec 28, 2019. Makinde’s government was said to have paid December salary on the 16th, to help civil servants...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ighalo misses out in CAF final 3 shortlist as Oshoala in contention for 4th individual award –

    Premier League trio comprising Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Riyad Mahrez have been shortlisted as the final three players that would emerge new king of African football. Mane and Salah helped Liverpool win the prestigious Champions League competition last season while Man City star Mahrez won...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Govs fighting Oshiomhole are enemies of Buhari’ – Vanguard News

    Hon. Komsol Alphonsus Longgap is a member of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and the member representing Mikang, Shendam & Quaan-Pan Federal Constituency of Plateau State in the House of Representatives. In this interview, Longgap posits that...
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Top scorer in 2019: Lewandowski ahead of Messi, Mbappé, Ronaldo [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski is currently the 2019 highest top scorer in Europe top-five league ahead of Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappé and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo. Lewandowski has scored 54 goals in 58 matches for Bayern in all competition...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Rotimi Amaechi Causes Stir in N1.5 Million Louis Vuitton Jacket – Thisdaylive

    It does not need pointing out that wealth has a certain appeal. Among its colleagues of virtue, wealth and affluence appear to be the only ones who can completely overshadow every other, regardless of how mysterious their origin. Physical beauty is an inherited virtue and has since become...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Business Police arrest businessman for allegedly raping worker – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Police in Benue State have arrested a young businessman for alleged r.a.p.e of a 21-year-old lady. The lady was said to be working for the alleged rapist who runs a business along David Mark Bypass in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business How FIRS Failed To Collect N41 Billion Taxes From Firms – Audit Report – Naijabizcom

    The Federal Inland Revenue Service failed to collect taxes worth about N41 billion in Lagos Nigeria, , a government audit report has said. This is even as it has not been able to meet up with its target over the past four consecutive years, the report added.The taxes, which … Read more via...