naija news today 270519

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics My govt. has kept N42.5bn for next administration — Okorocha – P.M. News

    Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State Gov. Rochas Okorocha has assured Imo people that he is leaving in the coffers of the state enough funds for incoming governor, Mr Emeka Ihedioha to work with... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sen. Melaye did not jump out of a vehicle, Witness tells court – P.M. News

    Senator Dino Melaye A Prosecution witness told an FCT High Court that Sen. Dino Melaye did not jump out of a moving vehicle on April 24, 2018 A police driver with the Inspector-General of Police Special Tactical Squad.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
  3. Nigeria World News

    World Gambia jails 8 coup plotters – P.M. News

    A court martial in The Gambia has jailed eight former soldiers for plotting to overthrow Gambia’s president Adama Barrow in 2017 with the help of his ousted predecessor..... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court Nulls APC’s Victory, Declares PDP Candidate Winner Of Imo Reps Seat – Sahara Reporters

    A Federal High Court in Owerri, has declared candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner in an intra-party suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC). Harrison Nwadike of APC had approached the court to invalidate the candidacy of Ugonna Ozurigbo for...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I Have Concerns With The Figures In This Budget, Says Buhari As He Signs 2019 Appropriation Bill – Sahara Reporters

    President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the increase in the 2019 appropriation bill made by the lawmakers at the National Assembly. Buhari had on December 19, 2018, presented a budget of N8.826 trillion to the lawmakers. However, the joint chambers of the National Assembly had on April 30...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari 2019 budget’s speech – Vanguard News

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the 2019 Appropriation bill of N8.92 trillion into law. Below is the full speech of the President as he signs the.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC Presents Certificate of Return To Mattawalle As Zamfara State Governor-Elect – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented a certificate of return to the Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Mattawale as Governor-elect of Zamfara State. The National Commissioner, Amina Zakari made the presentation in Abuja on Monday during the...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 10 Things Buhari Will Have To Deal With In His Second Term As President – Tori News

    There are certain things President Muhammadu Buhari has to deal with in his second term as Nigeria’s president. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari officially begins his second and final term on Wednesday following.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria...
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Aston Villa win ‘richest game’ in football to seal Premier League return – The Guardian Nigeria News

    An Aston Villa side managed by one lifelong fan in Dean Smith and captained by another in Jack Grealish ended their three-year exile from the Premier League on Monday with a 2-1 win over Derby County in the Championship playoff final at Wembley. A year after losing to Fulham in the same...
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Aston Villa trashes Derby to make £180 million Premier League Comeback – Plus TV Africa

    Aston Villa is back in the Premier League after defeating Derby 2 -1 in the championship playoff finals at Wembley. El Ghazi and John McGinn’s goals restored the club’s status after 3 years in the second tier. The Aston Villa, one of Englands biggest football clubs is … read more via Plus...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fashola asks for names of members of 1994 AFCON-winning team yet to get houses – Vanguard News

    Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has asked for an immediate presentation to his ministry on the promise made to members of the 1994 AFCON-winning Super Eagles team....… Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police: Five persons killed, 12 houses destroyed in Jos clashes – TODAY.NG

    The Plateau Police Command said five persons were killed and 12 houses completely burnt in Sunday’s skirmishes between residents of Dutse Uku and Angwan Damisa, Jos North local government area of the state. DSP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state confirmed...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police arrest 26 persons for alleged homosexuality, murder in Sokoto – Premium Times Nigeria

    No fewer than 26 persons, including an Almajiri school teacher have been arrested by Sokoto State Police Command over alleged homosexuality, murder and other crimes. Addressing journalists on Monday in Sokoto, the State Commissioner of Police, Ibrahim Kaoje, said the suspects were apprehended...
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘I was not detained’ – Blessing Okoro speaks – Information Nigeria

    A few hours ago relationship blogger, Blessing Nkiruka Okoro was reportedly arrested for claiming another man’s 7-bedroom duplex as hers Not long after the news of her arrest surfaced online, Blessing released a video to reassure her fans that she is fine. She stated in the video that; “Hey...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Daddy Freeze says Church is to blame for arrest of Blessing Okoro – Laila’s Blog

    OAP Daddy Freeze has reacted to the arrested of blogger Blessing Okoro for claiming ownership of a another person’s house. In a post he shared on social media, Daddy Freeze pointed out the Church is yo be blamed for Blessing Okoro” predicament. Daddy Freeze shared on … via Nigeria News |...
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment The G-Wagon Okoro Blessing Showed Off Months Ago Is Also Not Hers – Nairaland

    Just after Okoro Blessing got arrested, a personal dig has been taken into her life and its been gathered that the G-Wagon she showed off months ago is also not hers. Recall that in March 2019, the relationship expert/blogger took to Instagram to show off a white G-Wagon Brabus she claimed …...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court sacks Imo APC Rep-elect – Premium Times Nigeria

    A Federal High Court sitting in Owerri on Monday sacked the member-elect for Nkwerre/Nwangele/Njaba/Isu Federal Constituency of Imo, Ugonna Ozurigbo. Mr Ozurigbo of APC resigned his position as the Deputy Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly last Wednesday. Justice Tijjani Ringim, who...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics May 29: What Information Ministry told Buhari about Lai Mohammed – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Ministry of Information and Culture has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to consider the re-appointment of Alh.Lai Mohammed as its minister to enable him complete the job of moving the establishment to the next level. The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Ms Grace Gekpe, made …...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro NLC finally reacts to Buhari’s reappointment of Emefiele as CBN Governor – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has congratulated the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Godwin Emefiele on his reappointment for another term of five years..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Zamfara Governorship: INEC presents Certificate of Return to PDP’s Mattawalle – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Monday, presented the Certificate of Return to the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Mattawale, as governor-elect of Zamfara State. A national commissioner at INEC, Amina Zakari, made the presentation at the commission’s...