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Nigeria online news today, Friday January 18, 2019

1.The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Thursday arrived in Washington, DC, the United States of America’s capital. Atiku will speak to the Chamber of Commerce on Friday, from 2:30pm to 4pm. 2.The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released the...

Details of Nigeria’s new Police Inspector General Mohammed Adamu

Below is the official curriculum vitae of Nigeria’s new Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu. MOHAMMED ABUBAKAR ADAMU mni Nigeria Police Force Headquarters Louis Edet House Shehu Shagari Way Abuja, FCT PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE To elevate the professionalism and capacity of the Nigeria Police Force, and transform it into a disciplined, ruthlessly efficient and democratically accountable...

Nigeria News APP launches, pay readers to visit, comment & invite friends

"I want to create an opportunity for all Nigerians to kill two birds with a stone: this means, while they are reading the latest news from major sources, they are also being paid for their visitation and contribution to the trending issues in Nigeria" The above are the words of...

Nigeria news online today Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of Nigeria news online today: 1). The abductors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chairman for the Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, Mr. Henry Ashofor have reportedly demanded a ransom of N20 million for his release. Ashofor and two others were said to...

Nigeria news online today Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of the Nigeria news online today: 1). The Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday blocked all entry and exit from the National Assembly in Abuja. The development was alleged to be part of a failed plot to effect a change of the Senate leadership on...

Nigeria news online today Monday, February 5, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of Nigeria news online today: 1.Nigeria's Super Eagles were on Sunday defeated by Morocco to 4-0 in the final of the 2018 African Nations Championship at the Stade Mohamed V, Casablanca. Two goals from Hadraf and one each from El Karti and tournament top scorer Ayoub...

Nigeria news online today Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of the Nigeria news online today: 1.The tension generated by the silence of Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, over the   establishment of the proposed Federal Government cattle colonies in the state, is still palpable among the residents. This came even as South-East Voice noted that in...

IMF insists Nigeria is a destination for global investment

Despite experts reviews about the current economic matrix of the country which shows how recession that is biting hard not only on the citizen but business alike, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has insisted that the Nigerian Economy is an investment destination. This was according to Miriam Tamene, the IMF's...

Kate Middleton pregnant with third child for Prince William

The Kensington Palace has announced pregnancy Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, for Prince Charlse. The report reads, “Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child. The Queen and members of both families are delighted...

Emefiele, Udoma, Adeosun brief Buhari on economy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received almost a two-hour briefing from the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, and Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele. The Ministers and CBN Governor updated the President on...

Court rejects bail, $565,000 scammer remains in Kirikiri

The Ikeja High Court has rejected an application to vary the bail conditions brought by Marco Ramirez, an American, accused of defrauding three Nigerians of $565,000 (N204.2 million) in a green card scam. In his ruling on Monday, Justice Hakeem Oshodi, the vacation judge said: “There is nothing before this...

Nigeria News: 10 things you need to know this Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari in a nationwide broadcast on Monday declared that the unity of Nigeria remains sacrosanct. He stated that terrorists and criminals must be fought and destroyed relentlessly so that the majority of Nigerians can live in peace and safety. A Principal Special Assistant to Governor Samuel of Ortom of...

‘Buhari’s media aides will be held responsible if anything happens to the President’

The anti-Buhari protesters yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari media aides to allow the president to return to Nigeria to rest and resign after spending close to 100 days on the UK on medical vacation. Led by popular musician, Charly Boy, the #ResumeOrResign protesters have been holding their sit-out, not...

Nigeria spends N6.2b feeding 3million pupils

Nigeria’s Federal Government has spent N6.2 billion under the National Homegrown School Feeding Programme, one of its four ongoing Social Investment Programmes (SIP), with Ogun and Osun states having the most children covered. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity (Office of the Vice-President), Mr Laolu...

Obasanjo: Former President says God can not fix Nigeria’s problems

Olusegun Obasanjo, a former Nigerian president, has narrated how critical Nigerian situation is to the extent that even God could not fix it except Nigerians as individuals and as a nation invite God into their lives. Obansajo said if Nigerians would be honest, that a lot of things are wrong...

Atiku: An eye for an eye will make Nigeria blind

Atiku Abubakar: saddened by quit notices and counter quit noticesFormer Nigerian vice-president, Atiku Abubakar has condemned those issuing quit notices and counter quit notices to fellow Nigerians in various parts of the country,...

Dramatic photos of Bolt’s injury-ending race

Bolt develops muscle pullUsain Bolt’s glorious career ended in injury and agony on Saturday night as Great Britain’s men’s 4×100 metres relay team claimed a stunning gold medal at the World Championships in...

Obasanjo says Jesus is coming, end of the world near

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday at Apostolic Faith Church said that  Christians should be prepared for the  Second Coming of Jesus Christ  as the end of the world is near. Obasanjo made this remark during the 2017 Camp Meeting Concert by Apostolic Faith Church Choir and Orchestral at the...

Breaking: Usain Bolt fails to finish last race

Usain Bolt: ends last race with a muscle pullJamaica’s Usain Bolt failed spectacularly to finish the last race of his career the World Championship in London. He developed a muscle pull and was...

PDP gives Makarfi four months tenure extension

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday extended the tenure of its Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee by four months. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the tenure extension, which is effective from Saturday, was one of the resolutions of the party at its Non-Elective National Convention...

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