naija news today 120819

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Zoning untenable in Bayelsa, says Agbedi – The Guardian Nigeria News

    With zoning as an issue ahead of the November 16 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State, the former director-general of Seriake Dickson Governorship Campaign Organisation, Fred Agbedi, has dismissed zoning as a veritable principle. Agbedi, one of the leading contenders for Dickson’s … Read...
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Man City’s B team better than Man Utd, Chelsea – Mourinho – Newtelegraph

    Jose Mourinho claimed that the Manchester City ‘B team’ has more chance of winning the Premier League this season than his former clubs Manchester United and Chelsea. United got their Premier League campaign underway with a 4-0 bashing of the Blues on Sunday, but the Portuguese … read...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Murder of IRT operatives by soldiers: Army captain allegedly arrested – Vanguard News

    ABUJA— Following the killing of three officers of the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Intelligence Response Team, IRT, in Taraba State by soldiers who freed a kidnap kingpin, the army captain, who allegedly gave the order for their elimination has been arrested. .... Read more via Vanguard...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Confusion, as Police seal anti-theft body’s offices – Vanguard News

    ABUJA—OFFICE of the Chairman, Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property was, weekend, sealed off by police operatives.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian Army Denies Arresting Notorious Cultist, Bobrisky – Nairaland

    The Nigerian Army has denied reports that its soldiers arrested a suspected notorious cult leader, popularly known as Bobrisky in Gokana local government area of Rivers State. Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike while addressing leaders of Rumuolumeni community at the Government House...
  6. Nigeria World News

    World American gold medalist kneels during national anthem at the Pan Am Games – CNN

    "We must call for change," he tweeted afterward along with a photo. "This week I am honored to represent Team USA at the Pan Am Games, taking home Gold and Bronze. My pride however has been cut short by the multiple shortcomings of the country I hold so dear … Read more via CNN –...