naija news today 270120

  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Michelle Obama wins Grammy for best spoken word album – Daily Monitor

    The former first lady can now add Grammy winner to her resume, after snagging the award on music's biggest night for Best Spoken Word Album, for the audiobook of her memoir "Becoming." Her win on Sunday gives the Obama household its third..... Read more via Daily Monitor –...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World China overtakes Russia, becomes world’s 2nd largest weapons producer – Vanguard News

    China flexes its military muscle The People’s Republic of China has claimed the spot for the world’s second-largest weapons manufacturer, according to new research by a leading peace institute. The Asian superpower jumped ahead of Russia, from whom they used to buy many weapons.... Read more...
  3. Nigeria World News

    World US Army general says he’s mourning a soldier killed in Syria instead of Kobe Bryant – Business Insider

    As Americans continued to a grapple with the death of basketball superstar Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others on Monday, a US Army general took to Twitter to highlight the loss of another American: a 22-year-old soldier killed in Syria.... Read more via Business Insider –...
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business Rensource raises $3m equity investments from Proparco, EU – TechMoran

    Rensource has raised $3 million from Proparco, with the support of the European Union under the Africa Renewable Energy Scale-Up facility (ARE Scale-Up). Rensource, the first beneficiary in the program, will use the funding to contribute to facilitating energy access in the context of a...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Davido is Already Married & is Deceiving Chioma — Kemi Olunloyo –

    Kemi Olunloyo a Nigerian journalist, has again spilled more secrets about the DMW CEO, Davido. The journalist alleged that Davido Adeleke aka Davido, is already married and is burying the secret from his fans and much publicized girlfriend and fiancee, Chioma.... Read more via –...
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Yemi Alade, Teni, Simi, Others Celebrate Burna Boy Despite Grammy Miss – Nigerian Entertainment Today

    For the first time in a while, the country was truly united to support Burna Boy for his impressive showing at the Grammy Awards last night. While he didn’t win his first Grammy for his ‘African Giant’ album on Sunday, January 26 at the..... Read more via Nigerian Entertainment Today –...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics CAN replies Femi Adesina over comments on murdered Adamawa pastor –

    Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman seems to have incurred the wrath of the Christian Association of Nigeria. The Christian body has fired back at the presidential aide after his comments criticizing the.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I was starved for three weeks, another Nigerian lady trafficked to Oman cries for help – The Punch

    A 27-year-old Nigerian lady, Adedeji Oluwatobi Suliyat, has been trafficked to Oman and reportedly starved of food for three weeks. The PUNCH gathered that Adedeji had been enslaved for about a year and her passport seized.... Read more via The Punch – Get More...
  9. Nigeria World News

    World Calls for ‘virginity repair’ surgery to be banned – BBC News

    Campaigners are urging the government to outlaw "virginity repair" surgery. Many Muslim women risk being outcast, or in extreme cases killed, if their spouses or families discover they have had sex before marriage... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
  10. Nigeria Business News

    Business Afrinvest MD predicts when the naira will finally be devalued – Nairametrics

    Only one thing can prevent Nigeria’s currency (the naira) from being devalued by the second half of 2020, and that is a radical increase in crude prices. This is according to Ike Chioke, the Managing Director of Afrinvest West Africa Limited. Chioke reportedly made the prediction over the...
  11. Nigeria Business News

    Business How I Work: Mark Essien, tech genius on a mission to ‘fix Africa’ – Techpoint.Africa

    When you think of innovation in Africa’s tech ecosystem, Mark Essien is one of the few names that come to mind. Seven years after founding, an online hotel booking platform, Mark has continued to impact the ecosystem through his writing, speaking, and internship programs.... Read...
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Legendary rapper Eminem bags historic 10th number 1 album on Billboard 200 chart –

    Eminem has bagged his historic 10th number 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with his latest release, Music to Be Murdered By. It has been some time since the legendary rapper dropped an album before finally releasing Music to be Murdered.... Read more via –
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment AKA Reacts To Burna Boy Grammy Award Loss – Tori News

    Despite rift with Grammy Award Nominee, Burnaboy, AKA has applauded and called him a winner. South African Rapper, AKA has reacted to Nigerian singer Burna Boy’s loss at the.... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment DJ Khaled reveals his newborn son’s name is Alam – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Hip-hop producer, DJ Khaled, revealed the name of his newborn son, while also paying tribute to the late rapper Nipsey Hussle onstage at the Grammy Awards on Sunday.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Gov. Tambuwal emerges Chairman, PDP Governors’ Forum – Pulse Nigeria News

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has emerged as Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum. Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state disclosed this at the 88th PDP National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday in Abuja..... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News –...
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports The Day Ronaldinho Introduced Kobe Bryant To A 17-Year-Old Lionel Messi – Tori News

    An old video has emerged showing Kobe Bryant talking about when he met a young Lionel Messi. The death of NBA great Kobe Bryant has shocked the sports world.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buhari’s aide reacts after court sentenced Maryam Sanda to death –

    Bashir Ahmad has reacted to court judgement on Maryam Sanda. Sanda was sentenced to death on Monday, January 27. The presidential aide noted his thought is with Sanda’s daughter Hours after Mayam Sanda was sentenced to death by a Federal High Court sitting.... Read more via –...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coronavirus hits Africa as student who arrived from China tests positive in Ivory Coast – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Health authorities in Ivory Coast are investigating a suspected case of Wuhan coronavirus in a female student who arrived from China, officials have said. The student, whom authorities have not named, is the first person to be tested for the virus on the... Read more via Welcome To Ladun...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “President Buhari’s Government Is Full Of Insane And Crazy People” – Fani Kayode Roars (DO YOU AGREE?) – Naijaloaded

    Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has lamented that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government has the most “clinically insane” people than any other administration in Nigeria’s history. Fani-Kayode made the remark while insisting that most officials in the current...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG Must Apply Same Energy Used To Squash Ebola On Lassa Fever: Atiku – Naijaloaded

    Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has urged the federal government to tackle the ongoing Lassa fever menace with the same zeal Ebola was tackled in the country. Atiku, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last Presidential … Read more via Naijaloaded –...