nigeria news today 01022018

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    Business Top 10 healthcare business companies in Nigeria – Naij

    There is nothing more valuable in each human’s life than his or her health. Find a selection of the top 10 multinational businesses that represent this healthcare industry in Nigeria. There are many multinational companies in Nigeria that work in the … via Nigeria News today & Breaking news...
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    Politics Jubilation In Senate As Court Affirms Power To Reject Magu - Punch Newspapers

    The Senate has said it has been vindicated on the rejection of the appointment of Mr. Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Chairman of the Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Sabi-Abdullahi, who briefed journalists in Abuja on...
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    Politics Magu’s Confirmation: Court Rules In Favour Of Senate - Channels News

    A Federal High Court in Abuja has ruled that the Senate is conferred with the authority to ensure the choice of “only suitable and credible persons for appointment to the office”. The court gave the ruling on Thursday in determining the suit challenging the Senate’s authority to deny an...
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    Entertainment BBN housemate, Khloe Posed Completely Nude In Throwback Photos - Linda Ikeji

    BBN housemate, Khloe posed completely naked in throwback photos which are currently trending on social media. See full photos below
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    Politics Soyinka, Oby Ezekwesili, Tunde Bakare To Launch New Political Movement In February - Daily Post

    Professor Wole Soyinka, Professor Pat Utomi, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Barrister Olisa Agbakoba, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Mr Fela Durotoye are some of the notable names expected to be present, when the Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM) launches its third force initiative...
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    Politics Obasanjo Registers With Coalition for Nigeria, Says APC, PDP Will Lose In 2019 - Daily Post

    Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has registered with his Coalition for Nigeria Movement, CMN. DAILY POST reports that he registered in Ogun state at the secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Oke-Ilewo Abeokuta. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Jubilation As Army Recovers Battle Tank Captured Last Year By Boko Haram - Sahara Reporters

    Nigerian Army troops participating in the counter-insurgency initiative, Operation Deep Punch, on Wednesday, jubilated wildly as they recovered a Vickers Main Battle Tank (VMBT) and a Vickers BL (VBL) howitzer captured by Boko Haram last year in Gwoza, Borno State. The troops also killed a Boko...
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    Politics APC, PDP Chieftains Flood Launch Of Obasanjo’s Third Force - Vanguard

    Leading chieftains of All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, graced the formal outing of Coalition for Nigeria, the Third Force, proposed by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to break the hegemony of the country’s two major parties. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Obasanjo, Duke, Oyinlola Storm Abeokuta To Inaugurate Coalition for Nigeria Movement - Punch

    A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, stormed the Ogun State Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Oke Ilewo area of Abeokuta, at exactly 12.44pm to inaugurate his much-touted Coalition for Nigeria Movement. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics FG Set To Construct Refinery Between Niger Republic And Katsina - Nairaland

    As shared on Twitter
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    Entertainment Woman Blames Jesus For Getting Molested In Church As A Child - Daily Post Nigeria

    She lamented that she couldn’t protect herself when she was six years old and even Jesus Christ didn’t protect her from sexual assault. On her facebook page, she wrote; “I had my first lesbian experience (molestation) in church during Sunday school “I was only 6, Jesus didn’t protect me, the...
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    Politics Osinbajo, Governors Meet Over Herdsmen’s Killings - Punch Newspaper

    Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting behind closed doors with some state governors. The meeting holding at the Presidential Villa, Abuja is being attended by governors of Adamawa, Ebonyi, Plateau, Kaduna and Zamfara States READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Cameroon Soldier Shoots Dead Three Nigerian Civilians - Punch Newspaper

    A Cameroonian soldier shot dead three civilians overnight in the northern town of Mora, sources close to the security services said on Thursday. The man, a corporal deployed as part of the fight against the Nigerian militant Islamist group Boko Haram, killed two women and a boy, according to...
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    World No Sex Dolls For Botswana Men As Government Bans Importation - Nairaland

    The information appeared in a local newspaper, pictured below, where it was stated that the country law bars importation of sex dolls
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    Politics PDP In Uproar Over Saraki's 'Planned' Return - Sahara Reporters

    Possible return of senate president Bukola Saraki to PDP has sent the party into frenzy. Party stakeholders in his home state of Kwara are worried that Saraki who earlier dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC) would soon return to contest the 2019 presidential ticket of the...
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    Metro Cameroon Troops Invade Nigeria To Capture Separatists - Business Day

    Cameroonian troops crossed into Nigeria in pursuit of separatist rebels, a Nigerian state defense spokesman and a former community leader said on Wednesday. Cameroon has been fighting Anglophone separatists who have taken up arms over the past year in an attempt to create a nation which they...
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    Metro Lekki Toll Review: No Increase in Transport Fare —NURTW – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Following the announcement of the toll review at the Admiralty Circle Plaza and the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge Plaza by the Lekki Concession Company, LCC, the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, Jakande, Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State has assured residents and commuters...
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    Pharmacist Sexually Assaults 8 Year Old Girl Who Came To Him For Injection - Linda Ikeji

    A Pharmacist in Umueri Otuocha in Anambra state has been acccused of sexually assaulting an eight year old girl who came to him for injection and treatment. Humanrights activist, Prince Gwamnishu Harrison, shared the sad story online. via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get...
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    Sports CHAN 2018: Atiku reacts to Super Eagles victory over Sudan – Daily Post Nigeria

    Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has reacted to the Super Eagles victory over Sudan, in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN). The Waziri of Adamawa congratulated the home based Super Eagles for emerging victorious against all odds. via Daily Post Nigeria...
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    Politics Why We Set Aside N4.9billion For Aso Rock Electrical Maintenance - DG Budget - Daily Trust

    The decision by the Federal Government to earmark N4.9 billion for electrical maintenance annually in the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, is to keep the facilities in good shape, the Director General Budget Office, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has said. Akabueze said this yesterday in Abuja during an...