naija news today 181119

  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nigeria’s Oscar Disqualification Sparks Push for Films in Native Languages – Voice of America

    Nigeria’s Oscar Committee is urging the country’s filmmakers to use more native languages in their productions. This, after the U.S. Academy Awards disqualified a Nigerian entry in the International.... Read more via Voice of America – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigeria: Sultan Urges Nigerian Muslims to Demand Hijab Use Through Legal Means –

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, on Sunday enjoined Muslims across the country to always demand their rights, whenever they are being denied, within the ambit of the law.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business Malabu Oil Deal: Adoke detained in Dubai – Pulse Nigeria

    Adoke was in Dubai for a scheduled medical check-up when he was taken into custody. .The International Criminal Police Organization, more commonly known as Interpol, has arrested Nigeria’s former Attorney-General of the Federation, Mohammed Bello Adoke in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates...
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business Vandals hit Nigeria’s oil export Nembe trunk line , Aiteo says.. – oglinks News

    Sustained economic sabotage by vandals on Nigeria’s oil-exporting Nembe Creek Trunk Line (NCTL) has led to significant losses in production, operator Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Development Limited said on Sunday.... Read more via oglinks News – Get more: Nigeria...
  5. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigerian oil firm Seplat says CEO to retire in July – Reuters

    The chief executive officer of Seplat will retire in July and will be replaced by the chief financial officer, the Nigerian oil company said on Monday. Austin Avuru, who was managing director before becoming.... Read more via Reuters – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Beyoncé’s daughter, Blue Ivy is now an award winning songwriter! – P.M. News

    7-year-old Blue Ivy Carter snagged a couple of BET Awards at the 2019 BET Soul Train Awards. Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s oldest child got major accolades at the 2019 BET Soul Train Awards for her.... Read more via P.M. News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘I am a father to all Bayelsans’ – Jonathan says during APC leaders visit – P.M. News

    Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa, said they visited former President Goodluck Jonathan after Saturday’s governorship elections in recognition of his position as the father and leader of the state.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Governor Yahaya Bello and wife go on their knees to thank God after INEC declared him winner of governorship election in Kogi (photo) – Linda Ikeji’s

    Governor Yahaya Bello and his wife, Rashida, went on their knees in appreciation to God after INEC declared him winner of last Saturday November 16th governorship election in the state.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Antoine Griezmann makes big statement about Messi, Barcelona teammates –

    Antoine Griezmann wants to win the trust of his new teammates at Barcelona. The forward joined the Catalans from Atletico Madrid in the summer..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Lion cub found in residential apartment in Lagos, tranquilized and evacuated (photos) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The 2-year-old lion cub which was found in a residential apartment at No 229 Muri Okunola Street in Victoria Island has been tranquilized and evacuated by the Lagos State Government.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Wizkid celebrates manager on his birthday, gifts him multimillion naira wristwatch (photo, video) –

    Top Nigerian singer, Wizkid, recently took to social media to appreciate his manager. The Joro crooner celebrated Sunday Are as he clocked a year older on November 18, 2019.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment My mum needs 600k for operation – Ex-BBNaija housemate Ella cries for help – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Ella is seeking help for her mum's ill health. Without sharing details of her ailment, Ella shared a photo of her mum with the caption, 'this is a cry for help, my mum needs you'.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “Any man who stays on a woman for 30 minutes is mad” – Pastor defines “meaningful sex” (video) – Pulse Nigeria News

    Men, if you spend more than 30 minutes having sex with a woman, then you should be considering visiting the psychiatric hospital one of these days for a mental examination, according to a man of God.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Bayelsa Decides: How Keyamo reacted as INEC declares Lyon winner – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has congratulated the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief David Lyon The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared Lyon winner of the 2019 gubernatorial elections in Bayelsa State. ... Read more...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Criticism Can’t Stop Declaration of Rivers as Christian State, Says Wike – Thisdaylive

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said criticisms on his declaration of Rivers State as a Christian state could not stop him from affirming the reality. This was coming as he declared that he’s still the governor because of God’s intervention, who dislodged forces of … Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pastor Fatoyinbo was called by God, you would be the one to beg in the end – Pastor Ashimolowo (video) – Laila’s Blog

    Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo while preaching at COZA affirms that Pastor Fatoyinbo was called by God. Senior Pastor of Kingsway International … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business VAT Collection Rises To N1.1trn In 2 Years – Leadership Newspaper

    Nigeria’s value added tax (VAT) collection grew by 34 per cent between 2016 and 2018 from N828 billion to N1.108 trillion, according to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). In a presentation by coordinating director, Domestic Taxes Group, FIRS, Mr Abiodun Aina, at the Chartered Institute...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Jack Ma Foundation Awards $1m To 10 African Entrepreneurs – Leadership Newspaper

    The Jack Ma Foundation at the weekend hosted its first annual Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) grand finale awarding $1 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across Africa. The ANPI is a flagship initiative of the Jack Ma Foundation, created by Jack Ma after … Read more...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Dubai Police Release Tonto Dikeh After Over 32 Hours In Detention.. – Stella Dimoko

    Celebrity Tonto Dikeh was today Sunday (Sunday is like Monday in Dubai) November 17th released from Detention with Dubai Police after spending over 32 hours with them for disturbing the peace and cursing out at security guard who refused her entry at an event….. via Stella Dimoko
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nigerians react as new video of Regina Daniel’s hubby, Ned Nwoko, cruising around town with one of his wives surfaces online – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Billionaire businessman and Regina Daniel’s husband, Ned Nwoko went cruising around town with one of his pretty wives who captured the moment and ensured the video made it to the internet. Well, Nigerians are having a field day after seeing the video... via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...