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Nigerian online news today Wednesday, May 22, 2019

1.No fewer than thirty-four persons were reportedly killed on Tuesday by armed bandits in Katsina State. The bandits invaded three Local Governments Areas of Batsari, Danmusa and Faskari in Katsina State. Locals said 18 were killed in Yargamji in Batsari LGA, 5 killed in Mara Zamfarawa in Danmusa LGA...

Nigerian news online today, Tuesday May 21, 2019

Hello readers! Here are some of the news from Nigeria newspapers: 1.The Nigerian National Assembly has released stringent guidelines for fresh media accreditation. In a guideline released by the management on Monday and signed by the Director of Information, Mr. Emmanuel Rawlings Agada, the NASS requested for fresh application letter from...

Nigeria news online today, May 18, 2019

1.The Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu is set to be closed down by the Federal. The Minister of State for Aviation said the airport will be closed down over the state of the runway. Speaking in Lagos at a stakeholders forum on Friday, the Minister explained that the...

Nigerian news online today Monday, May 13, 2019

Good morning readers! Here are some of the Nigerian news online from newspapers: 1.A group, Access to Justice, on Sunday asked President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa, to step down from the Election Tribunal hearing the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar’s petition against the...

Nigeria news online today, Friday May 10, 2019

1.The Lagos State Police Command said its men have exhumed four bodies dumped in a septic tank in Ikorodu for autopsy. The Command’s Spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, said in a statement that the bodies were recovered following a report of two Bureau-de-Change operators who went missing on March 14. 2.The...

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...

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