naija news today 280119

  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Mastercard, Visa Fight Over Cross-border Payment Processor – Leadership Newspaper

    Mastercard has opened up a turf war with rival scheme, Visa over the acquisition of cross-border payment firm Earthport, posting a £233 million cash offer for the UK firm. Visa made a surprise £198 million bid for Earthport over the festive season, an offer … Read more via Leadership...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why we did not refer Onnoghen’s case to NJC – FG – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Federal Government says allegations of breach of the Code of Conduct for Public Officers levied against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, are not within the purview of the ...... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Onnoghen: Buhari’s support group asks N/Assembly to tread with caution over CJN’s suspension – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Ahead of Tuesday’s emergency session of the National Assembly, a group called Good Governance Ambassadors, GOGAN has asked the two chambers, the Senate and the..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senator Kashamu: I’ll introduce stomach infrastructure scheme if elected Ogun governor – TODAY.NG

    The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu, said he would introduce “stomach infrastructure scheme” to fight poverty if elected in the forthcoming elections..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP Presidential Campaign Rally In Akwa Ibom (More Pictures) – Nairaland

    PDP Power! Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kanu Heart Foundation Performs 3 Open Heart Surgeries in Abuja –

    The Kanu Heart Foundation over the weekend performed successful surgeries on three ailing children in Nigeria. The children (Ben Aruna, Kikilola Lawal, and Kehinde Jaiyeoba) had successful open-heart surgeries at the Alliance Hospital, Garki, Area 11 in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja led...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sister of one of the girls killed in Abeokuta auto crash claims accident was caused by Yahoo boys for ritual purpose – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Temitope Hammed, the elder sister to Misturat Titilope Hammed, 20, one of the four girls crushed to death by a vehicle in Abeokuta, has blamed Yahoo boys for the accident. It was reported that a Toyota Avensis car last Friday, lost control after experiencing a tyre burst, … Read more via...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Cute Pictures Of Toyin And Bukola Saraki In His Office – Nairaland

    The Senate President Bukola Saraki and his wife Toyin Saraki shares adorable Loveup Photos in Saraki’s office working at late hours.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Reason why there’s increase in pant theft in Nigeria – Cleric – YabaLeftOnline

    The founder, Faith Revival Apostolic Church (FRAC), Apostle Paul Adenuga has given the reason why pant theft in Nigeria is on the rise. He said there is an increase in pant theft in Nigerian because religious leaders no longer preach about the ills of the society. Adenuga condemned the …...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Complete List Of Winners Of Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG) Awards – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The 25th edition of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, held Sunday in Los Angeles to an amazing evening which saw major films cart awards and actors get rewarded for a great year. Black Panther landed a huge win at the awards including … via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How APC won Osun election through ‘remote-control’ – Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari, has disclosed that the All Progressives Congress, APC, won the Osun State governorship election through “remote-control.” Buhari made the disclosure yesterday, during a meeting with monarchs led by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan at the banquet hall of Osun...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC has more projects in South East than PDP did — Igbokwe – Pulse Nigeria

    Mr Joe Igbokwe, Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, says the party delivered more projects in the South East in three years than the PDP did in 16 years. Igbokwe said this on the sidelines of a town hall meeting organised by the … Read more via Pulse Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Transfer: Two Man Utd’s players to leave Old Trafford before deadline – Daily Post Nigeria

    Manchester United defenders, Antonio Valencia and Matteo Darmian are set to leave Old Trafford this week before the transfer window closes. Valencia and Darmian have barely featured for United since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over from former Red Devils manager, Jose Mourinho in December...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Face of Everton FC fan slashed as violence break out before FA Cup match – Laila’s Blog

    An Everton FC fan has been slashed in the face after fans of his club engaged in a brawl with fans … read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Minimum wage: NAAT storms NASS public hearing – Vanguard News Nigeria

    AS the House of Representatives begins public hearing on the bill for a new minimum wage, National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, has mobilised its members to attend the public hearing at the National Assembly complex. Labour leaders … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro IGP Mohammed retires all DIGs – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammed Adamu has reportedly retired all the Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs). The affected officers include DIG in charge of Finance and Administration, Maigari Dikko; DIG in charge of operations, Habila Joshak; DIG Information and...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police ban issuance of new arms licences – Tribune Online

    The Acting Inspector- General of Police (IG), Mohammed Adamu has placed with immediate effect, an embargo on the issuance of new licences for designated arms throughout the country. The spokesman of the force, ACP Frank Mba, disclosed this in … Read more via Tribune Online –...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2019 presidency: What will happen if Igbos fail to help Buhari win – Igbokwe – Daily Post Nigeria

    Mr Joe Igbokwe, Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, says has advised Igbos to massively vote for President Muhammadu Buhari to avoid being onlookers in 2023. Igbokwe said this on the sidelines of a town hall meeting organised by the Ndi-Igbo in APC Lagos …...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘We can’t leave government for thieves’ — Osinbajo attacks PDP at Lagos rally – TheCable

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says corrupt elements in the opposition are desperate to regain power but the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration will not leave for thieves. Osinbajo said this on Sunday during his house-to-house campaign in Ifako-Ijaiye local government area of Lagos...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG would’ve silenced me If there’s skeleton in my cupboard — Saraki – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Senate President and national leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Bukola Saraki, yesterday in Offa, Ilorin Kwara State, said the Federal Government would have silenced him if he had skeleton in his cupboard. Saraki He spoke at a reception by residents of … Read more via...