naija news today 271119

  1. Nigeria World News

    World Barbara Hillary, the first black woman to make it to both the North and South poles, dies – CNN

    Barbara Hillary, the first black woman to reach the North and South poles, died on Saturday. She was 88. Her death was announced on her website and Twitter account.... Read more via CNN – Get more World News
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment 2face and Blackface settle out of court – Instablog9ja

    Former members of Plantashun Boiz, 2face and Blackface, have opted for an out-of-court settlement for their ongoing legal battle. They signed an undisclosed settlement agreement at the.... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro British Airways flight heading to Abuja loses engine mid-air – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A British Airways flight heading to Abuja from London on Tuesday returned to Heathrow Airport after the plane lost one of its engines mid-air. The airline confirmed that BA 083 flight returned to Heathrow and was met by the emergency services as a precaution measure ….... Read more via Ladun...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Lecturer who demanded sex from his student in order to award her good grades bags 3-years in prison (Photo) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    A lecturer who demanded sex from his student in order to award her good grades has been sentenced to three years in prison, with an alternative of Tsh5 million (Ksh220, 000) fine. Samson Mahimbo, a 69-year-old college lecturer at the.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Omokore, Diezani &co: Evidence roadblock cleared, trial resumes 2020 – P.M. News

    The trial of the Chairman of Atlantic Energy Brass Development, Jide Omokore and his accomplices will continue between January 27 and 28, 2020. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja adjourned till then... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Dino Melaye vs Smart Adeyemi: Details of latest petition to INEC ahead of Saturday’s rerun election emerges – Daily Post Nigeria

    Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the Kogi West Senatorial rerun election, has given the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, conditions for the conduct of the supplementary poll.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Real reason some APC chieftains want Oshiomhole out – Emokpaire – Daily Post Nigeria

    Ibrahim Emokpaire, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, is facing opposition because of his resolve to instill party discipline and supremacy.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Adamawa Governor Sacks Permanent Secretaries – Sahara Reporters

    Adamawa State governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has ordered the immediate sack of all permanent secretaries not on Grade Level 17 before appointment. The state’s civil service rule stipulates the procedure for..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC arraigns ‘Ibrahim Magu’ in Port Harcourt – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Port Harcourt’s Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned a fake ‘IBRAHIM MAGU’ who has been using the name of the EFCC boss to harass and blackmail senior officiials of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for bribes to ‘kill’...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police Allegedly Shoot School Pupil, Arrest Reuters Journalists During Shiites Protest In Abuja – Sahara Reporters

    A schoolgirl has been shot by personnel of the Nigerian Police during a protest by members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria at Wuse Market, Abuja, on Wednesday.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  11. Nigeria World News

    World France Identifies 13 Soldiers Killed In Mali Air Crash – Sahara Reporters

    The French military has named the 13 soldiers killed in an aircraft crash on Monday night. Two helicopters were providing cover for French paratroopers, who had been tracking a cell linked to the Islamic State when they collided in low altitude.... Read more via Sahara Reporters –...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Twitter will soon delete your account if you don’t use it enough – CNN

    The company on Tuesday warned users who haven’t logged in for at least six months that their accounts could soon be gone. “We’re working to clean up inactive accounts to present more accurate, credible information people can trust across Twitter,” a spokesperson told CNN Business..... Read...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports UEFA: Nigerian player scores for Juventus in victory against Atletico Madrid – Daily Post Nigeria

    Nigerian born defender, Paolo Gozzi Iweru scored for Juventus on Tuesday as they defeated Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the UEFA Youth League. Iweru scored a 94th minute winner for young Old Lady after Atletico had taken the lead earlier on through Alberto Salido..... read more via Daily Post...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Another Catholic priest kidnapped in Nigeria – Premium Times Nigeria

    Another Catholic priest in Enugu State, Malachy Asadu, was on Monday kidnapped by unknown gunmen. His kidnap, PREMIUM TIMES learnt, has sparked tension in the Nsukka suburb of Enugu. The cleric was reportedly kidnapped along Imilike -Nsukka Road while returning from a Diocesan meeting at St...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Air Peace’s Allen Onyema dissociates self from human rights suit – TODAY

    The embattled boss of Nigerian airline Allen Onyema has dissociated himself from a human rights suit filed on his behalf by an Abuja lawyer. The lawyer, Johnmary Jideobi, filed the suit after Air Peace boss was indicted in the United States for alleged bank fraud and money laundering...
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business 5 Tips To Help You Tailor Your CV To The Job Description – Nairaland

    It’s time to realize how important it is to tailor your CV to the job you are applying to. I can’t begin to tell you how many CVs I have received over the years with off subject objectives or long, lengthy CVs that leave me wondering what key expertise … Read more via Nairaland –...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business Mavin Records expands, opens new offices – Nairametrics

    In a bid to expand its operations, Mavin Records, Africa’s leading record label, has commissioned its new creative and corporate office spaces in Lagos. In a statement signed by the Chief Executive Officer of the record label, Michael Collins Ajereh a.k.a Don Jazzy, the brand stated that it...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Prices of tomatoes, frozen foods, onions, others jump, as low demand hits imported rice – Nairametrics

    As the Christmas festive season approaches, Nairametrics Research Team found out that the prices of major household commodities have increased significantly in the past two weeks. Also, as a result of varieties of local rice in major markets, prices of foreign rice slightly reduced.... Read...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Banky W, Waje react as Tiwa Savage loses PA – P.M. News

    Tiwa Savage has lost her personal assistant, Thompson, to the cold hands of death. The 49:99 singer confirmed this in a statement released on her verified Instagram page on Wednesday.... via P.M. News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Oh dear! Lady calls out Flavour, says you are the father of my daughter.. lets have a DNA test NOW – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A lady who goes by the name Juliet from Abia state has called out singer flavour saying she met him in 2015, they ‘met’ and today they have a 3-year old daughter. She says, she has been trying to reach the singer since then, but he has … via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –...