naija news today 250120

  1. Nigeria World News

    World Coronavirus patient in Hong Kong put in wrong ward, officials apologise – South China Morning Post

    Health officials in Hong Kong have apologised for putting a patient with the new coronavirus in the wrong ward, raising fears for the safety of others. The Hospital Authority on Saturday revealed Read more via South China Morning Post – Get more World News
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian University Student Sentenced To 13 Years Imprisonment…You Won’t Believe Why (Photo) – Tori News

    A Nigerian university student has been sentenced to spend 13 years in prison after committing a grievous offense. A final year student of Business Administration in a private university located in Ondo State, Fisayo Adetoro, was on Thursday, January 23, 2020, found guilty of impersonation...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro PDP Member Kills An ”Evil Owl Allegedly Sent To His House By The Opposition Party” (Photos) – Tori News

    A member of the Peoples Democratic Party has caught and killed a creature supposedly sent to him by his opposition. Ayihe Festus, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue has made a startling claim after killing an owl.... Read more via Tori News – Get...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro One die, 50 placed under watch as Lassa Fever hits Rivers –

    At least 50 persons have been placed under watch by the Rivers State Ministry of Health as Lassa fever breaks out in the state. This is just as one person has been confirmed dead following the outbreak, Dr. Chinwe Atata, acting permanent secretary, confirmed. ... Read more via –...
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Jeff Bezos’ girlfriend reportedly sent her brother text messages that were leaked to the National Enquirer – CNN

    The texts sent from Sanchez’s phone to her brother Michael Sanchez in 2018 include a flirtatious message from Bezos and a shirtless photo of him, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The text messages are part of evidence gathered by federal prosecutors in Manhattan as...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business VAT: Ikeja Electric Announces Price Hike In MAP Meters – Nairaland

    One of the leading electricity distribution companies in Nigeria, Ikeja Electric Plc, has announced an upward review in the prices of meters sold to customers under the Meter Asset Provider (MAP) introduced by federal government. In a notice to its customers on Friday, the energy firm …...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Akeredolu: South-west Govs Set to Meet President over Amotekun – Thisdaylive

    Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akerodolu, yesterday disclosed that governors of the South-west are set to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over the region’s security outfit, code-named Amotekun, which has been generating controversy.... Read more via Thisdaylive – Get...
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Transfer: Eriksen to earn £320,000 per week at new club – Daily Post Nigeria

    Tottenham Hotspur playmaker, Christian Eriksen, is close to sealing a £16.8m switch to Inter Milan. The move could see him earn up to £320,000 per week, tripling his current salary. .... read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pastor slumps and dies in the middle of church service (See Video) – TobiVibes

    A social media user identified as Aproko doctor on Twitter, recently shared a disturbing video that captured the final moments of a man of God. In the video, the pastor was seen taking a break from preaching to the congregation and quickly settling into a chair for support. Shortly … Read...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro How to prevent Lassa Fever, Coronavirus Infection – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu is an infectious disease epidemiologist and Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). In this interview with CHUKWUMA MUANYA, Ihekweazu explains the recent outbreak of Lassa fever despite efforts by the … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Amu market in Mushin on fire (videos) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Amu market in Mushin area of Lagos State is reportedly on fire as confirmed by several Twitter users. At the time of filing this report, Lagos firefighters are yet to arrive the timber market where many goods and properties were destroyed by the midnight fire..... Read more via Linda...
  12. Nigeria World News

    World France confirms first European cases of Coronavirus – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    France has confirmed its first three cases of Coronavirus, marking the first confirmed cases of the deadly virus from China in Europe. French health minister Agnes Buzyn who made the announcement on Friday January 24, first confirmed the cases of two people who travelled to China. The third...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics You Will Regret At End Of Your Tenure – Kwankwaso Tells Ganduje – Nairaland

    Former Kano state governor and former Senator representing Kano central senatorial district, Engineer Rabiú Musa Kwankwaso has revealed that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and his allies will definitely regret at the end of their second tenure. Kwankwaso made this known during a radio programme...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Manchester United in ‘desperate talks’ to sign Odion Ighalo, new report reveals – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Manchester United football club of England is in talks to sign Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo according to new reports. The English club is reportedly ‘desperate’ for a striker following a three months injury to Marcus Rashford and a shock 2-0 loss to Burnley on Wednesday... read more via...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coronavirus kills 41 in China, spreads to more countries – P.M. News

    China said 41 people have now died from a new coronavirus that has infected more than 1,300 people globally, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. The total number of confirmed … Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I fear nobody, I have four lions in me – Fani-Kayode – P.M. News

    Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, says he cannot stop talking and that he feared nobody because he has four lions in him. Fani-Kayode, in a statement, said someone called him on Friday to offer some unsolicited advice. “He said I should stop speaking out and opposing … Read more...
  17. Nigeria World News

    World Four dead after earthquake with 6.8 magnitude hits Turkey – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Four people have been confirmed dead after a powerful earthquake with 6.8 magnitude rocked the eastern Turkey on Friday, causing buildings to collapse. The earthquake reportedly struck on Friday at 8.55pm local time, near the town of Sivrice in eastern Elazig province, the Disaster and...
  18. Nigeria World News

    World 34 US troops left with brain injuries after Iran’s revenge airstrikes – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    About thirty-four US soldiers have been diagnosed with concussion or traumatic brain injury following the Iranian missile attack on US bases, the Pentagon has confirmed. The strikes were launched on January 8 in retaliation for the death of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani who was killed...
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business Coronavirus: Oil Price Fall Below $60 – Nairaland

    Brent crude futures fell below $60 on Friday, posing a threat to Nigeria’s 2020 budget, which put oil benchmark at $60 per barrel, as the spread of the coronavirus in China continues to affect demand due to restrictions placed on travel. The bearish performance for the … Read more via...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment No Soldier Arrested Me Or Collected My Cars – Bobrisky – Naijaloaded

    Nigerian cross-dresser, Bobrisky has debunked report of his arrest and seizure of his car which was passed off in a video that went viral. Bobrisky who shared a new photo on his Instagram page, dispelled report of the arrest which unconfirmed sources claimed … via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s...