This is the Latest Nigeria breaking news today Monday 19th of November 2018 . 24/7 News Headlines and Summary for Monday 19th of November 2018 in Nigeria.

Buhari, Osinbajo’s position on restructuring deceitful — PANDEF- vanguardngr - 08:45 Mon 19 Nov

Buhari, Osinbajo’s position on restructuring deceitful — PANDEFPan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, has described the positions taken by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on restructuring as decietful, saying it would soon adopt a presidential candidate. Continue reading Buhari, Osinbajo’s position on restructuring deceitful — PANDEF at Vanguard News Nigeria.https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/11/buhari-osinbajos-position-on-restructuring-deceitful-pandef/https://www.vanguardngr.com/category/politics/feed/Politics – Vanguard News […]

2019: Highlights of Buhari, Atiku’s campaign promises- vanguardngr - 08:45 Mon 19 Nov

2019: Highlights of Buhari, Atiku’s campaign promisesLEADING presidential candidates, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have outlined measures they would take to address Nigeria’s problems, if elected in 2019. Specifically, while President reeled out action plans he would take to […]

PDP raises alarm over plot to drag military into politics- vanguardngr - 08:45 Mon 19 Nov

PDP raises alarm over plot to drag military into politicsThe Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned what it called an attempt by President Muhammadu Buhari to politicize and compromise the nation’s military by dragging in service chiefs to attend his re-election campaign rally. Continue reading PDP raises alarm over plot to drag military into politics […]

2019: I will pay N50,000 minimum wage within first year in office – Hashim- vanguardngr - 08:45 Mon 19 Nov

2019: I will pay N50,000 minimum wage within first year in office – HashimAS campaigns for the 2019 general and presidential elections kicked off Monday, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Trust, PT, Gbenga Olawepo- Hashim, has unveiled his plans for the country, with a promise to implement a minimum wage of N50,000 to the […]

Minimum Wage: Why Governors cannot pay N30,000 – Presidential candidate- dailypost - 08:38 Mon 19 Nov

The Presidential candidate of Peoples Trust (PT) Mr Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim says state governments are reluctant to pay the new N30, 000 minimum wage because they lacked creativity in generating wealth. Olawepo-Hashim said this while promising to pay workers a minimum wage of N50,000 and ensure free health care for the citizens if he is elected […]

DMO, Oil Marketers to Meet over Payment of Subsidy Arrears- thisdaylive - 08:38 Mon 19 Nov

Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja The Debt Management Office (DMO) and major oil marketers are to meet this week over subsidy arrears. The meeting, which is at the instance of the DMO is designed to provide an opportunity for the debt management agency to explain the process for the issuance of promissory notes to settle outstanding […]

Rudeboy Addresses Family Feud In “Chizoba”- guardian - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

Rudeboy of the defunct Psquare group has released a new single Chizoba. The song is coming a day after his birthday. In the song Chizoba which means God Saves, he seeks the help of God saying that there should be an intervention in “the people who want to cause confusion in their brotherhood.” Listen below:

Microfinance Scheme: Jigawa government to distribute 47,544 goats to women- guardian - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

[FILE PHOTO] Governor Muhammadu Badaru of JigawaGov. Mohammed Badaru of Jigawa, on Monday said the state government would distribute 47,544 goats to 15,848 women in June, 2019, under its Goat Breeding Microfinance Scheme. Badaru, who disclosed this to newsmen in Dutse, said the scheme was part of the State Livestock Interventions. According to him, 8,428 […]

Jigawa govt. to distribute 47,544 goats to women- nigerialocalnews - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

15, 848 women are to benefit from the government’s Goat Breeding Microfinance Scheme. The post Jigawa govt. to distribute 47,544 goats to women appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

NCC decries telecoms operators’ non-compliance to AOL- nigerialocalnews - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

The commission says it has been inundated with complaints by subscribers on non-compliance with directions on data roll-over. The post NCC decries telecoms operators’ non-compliance to AOL appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Campaigns won’t stop National Assembly from passing crucial bills – Saraki- nigerialocalnews - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

Mr Saraki played host to the Acting British High Commissioner to Nigeria. The post Campaigns won’t stop National Assembly from passing crucial bills – Saraki appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

EPL: Sarri names one Chelsea player that surprises him most- dailypost - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri, has named one of the club’s players that surprises him the most. The Italian admitted he has been surprised by defender, David Luiz’s intelligence since arriving at Chelsea. Sarri took over from Antonio Conte in the summer and Chelsea remain unbeaten in all competitions so far this season. Brazilian defender, Luis […]

LaLiga: Barcelona set asking price for Dembele- dailypost - 08:37 Mon 19 Nov

Barcelona have set an asking price of €100 million (£88.7m) for clubs hoping to sign their forward, Ousmane Dembele. Liverpool are among top European clubs looking to sign the player next summer. The 21-year-old French star’s future at Barcelona is in major doubt as the club are weighing up the prospect of selling the winger […]

2019: PDP condemns attempt to drag military into Buhari’s campaign- dailytrust - 08:36 Mon 19 Nov

2019: PDP condemns attempt to drag military into Buhari’s campaignThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned what it termed attempts by President Muhammadu Buhari to politicize and compromise the nation’s military by dragging in Service Chiefs to participate in his re-election campaign rally. The PDP in a statement on Monday by its National Publicity Secretary, […]

Anambra lawmakers challenge police over sealing of assembly- dailytrust - 08:36 Mon 19 Nov

Anambra lawmakers challenge police over sealing of assemblyLawmakers in Anambra state have told the police that they lacked powers to seal the state’s House of Assembly. Addressing newsmen in Akwa on Monday, the lawmakers described the action of the police as illegal, unconstitutional and an abuse of office. It will be recalled that policemen from […]

2019: Buhari has no plan for new road, rail projects – APC manifesto- dailypost - 08:36 Mon 19 Nov

2019: Buhari has no plan for new road, rail projects – APC manifestoPresidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 general elections, Muhammadu Buhari, will not be initiating fresh road and rail projects if elected for a second term. This was revealed in the APC’s manifesto titled: ‘Next Level’ which was obtained […]

APC vs PDP: Opposition party speaks on invasion of Akwa Ibom- dailypost - 08:36 Mon 19 Nov

APC vs PDP: Opposition party speaks on invasion of Akwa IbomThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned attempts by hoodlums to disrupt the sitting of members of the Akwa-Ibom state House of Assembly. The party made the condemnation public in a statement issued on Monday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja. Recall […]

APC blows hot over court action by aggrieved members- dailypost - 08:36 Mon 19 Nov

APC blows hot over court action by aggrieved membersThe National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has frowned at the actions of some party members who have resorted to litigation as a way of addressing their perceived grievances and disputation without exhausting the party’s dispute resolution mechanism. APC spokesman, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in […]

Minimum Wage: Buhari, Governor’s Meeting Deadlocked- thisdaylive - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja There are indications that the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and some state governors on Monday at the State House in Abuja over the proposed N30,000 minimum wage was deadlocked. Governors of Lagos, Kebbi, Plateau, Bauchi, Akwa Ibom, Ebonyi, Enugu, Kaduna and Zamfara States had held a closed-door meeting with the […]

Trump Says Bin Laden Should Have Been Captured Sooner- channelstv - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

File Photo: US President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before departing for a rally in Murphysboro, Illinois.Nicholas Kamm / AFP   Donald Trump repeated Monday that Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, killed by US Navy Seals in May 2011, should have been captured much earlier, casting blame on his predecessors and Pakistan. “Of course […]

Police Arrest Suspected Cultists, Others In Bayelsa- channelstv - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

(File) Police personnel on patrol.   The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested 19 suspects for their alleged involvement in cases of cultism and murder in the state. Commissioner of Police in the state, Joseph Mukan, disclosed this to reporters while parading the suspects at the Police Headquarters in Yenagoa, the state capital. He explained […]

Thousands Evacuated As Guatemala Volcano Erupts Again- channelstv - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

A general view shows Fuego volcano erupting as seen from Alotenango, a municipality in Sacatepequez department, 65 km southwest of Guatemala City on November 19, 2018.  JOHAN ORDONEZ / AFP   Authorities in Guatemala declared a red alert and evacuated around 4,000 people early Monday after the Central American country’s fiery Fuego volcano erupted for […]

ASUU and the new minimum wage- vanguardngr - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

AFTER a long drawn battle with threats of fire and brimstones, Organised Labour suspended its proposed mass actions over their demand for a N30,000 minimum wage as President Muhammadu Buhari warmly received the report of the Tripartite Committee of the National Minimum Wage Continue reading ASUU and the new minimum wage at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Maulud : Saraki preaches Tolerance, Unity- vanguardngr - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

SENATE President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to use the opportunity of Prophet Muhammad’s birthday celebration to show love to one another and imbibe the virtues of perseverance and restraint. Continue reading Maulud : Saraki preaches Tolerance, Unity at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Ending the Osu caste system in Igboland- vanguardngr - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

STEPS to end the obnoxious Osu caste system in Igboland appear to be gathering steam in a way never seen before. In September this year during the 1019th celebration of the New Yam Festival of Nri Kingdom (believed to be the birthplace of most Igbo groups), Eze Nri Enweleana II, Obidiegwu Onyesoh, abolished the system […]

Blac Chyna Partners With Denica- guardian - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

According to TMZ, Blac Chyna is partnering with Whitenicious by Dencia to roll out a beauty product called “Whitenicious X Blac Chyna Diamond Illuminating & Lightening Cream”. It goes for N90,750(250 dollars) per jar. The jar is studded with Swarovski crystals. Read More Rob Kardashian Makes Court Moves After Blac Chyna’s Six Flags Brawl Blac Chyna Buys […]

Fashola at YABATECH, says 37 universities to be powered by solar- nigerialocalnews - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

We will go phase by phase until we complete the 37 federal institutions. The post Fashola at YABATECH, says 37 universities to be powered by solar appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

10 states, Abuja face telecoms network blackout — GSM operators- nigerialocalnews - 08:08 Mon 19 Nov

Fines imposed by a state government is the cause of the crisis. The post 10 states, Abuja face telecoms network blackout — GSM operators appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Nigeria has no future under Buhari, says Atiku’s strategist- guardian - 08:07 Mon 19 Nov

Nigeria has no future under Buhari, says Atiku’s strategistCampaign strategist and ally of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Mr. Phrank Shaibu has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) as one of the biggest disasters to have ever befallen Nigeria, saying President Muhammadu Buhari’s three and a half years in office is a sad reminder of […]

2019: Group urges Igbos to vote massively- dailytrust - 08:07 Mon 19 Nov

2019: Group urges Igbos to vote massively President of United Igbo Community, a socio-cultural organization, has urged Igbos to vote massively during the 2019 general elections to enable enjoy favourable business environment. Uzoma made the call on Monday in a news briefing in Port Harcourt. He said that the roles played by the South-East in the […]

Eid el Maulud: Saraki, Ekweremadu Preach Tolerance, Unity- thisdaylive - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

Deji Elumoye in Abuja Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, have called on Nigerians to eschew bitterness as the nation approaches the February, 2019 polls. In separate Eid el Maulud messages in Abuja on Monday, the duo canvassed for peace, tolerance and unity among Nigerians. On his part, Saraki […]

Nigeria-India Relations Mutually Beneficial, Says Buhari- thisdaylive - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has described the relationship between Nigeria and India as “worthy and mutually beneficial.” Making the assertion when he received the outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, B.N Reddy, at a farewell audience at the State House Monday, the President recalled that he had his military staff college training […]

Senators sue Trump over appointment of justice chief Whitaker- guardian - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

Acting US Attorney General Matthew Whitaker attends the annual Veterans AppreciationDay ceremony at the Department of Justice in Washington, DC, on November 15, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP)Three Democratic senators sued Monday to challenge President Donald Trump’s appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general. Amid concerns Whitaker was chosen to protect Trump […]

IATF 2018 Will Address Trade Deficit In Africa – Amb Hanaffi- leadership - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

The Ambassador of Egypt to Nigeria, Elseify Hanaffi has disclosed that the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) 2018 will address trade deficit in Africa. This is even as the envoy said the trade fair will serve as a platform that will connect buyers and sellers from across the continent and diaspora to meet to explore business […]

Obaseki Inaugurates Agric Cluster, Skills Centre In Ehor, Pledges To Address Devt Challenges- leadership - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

…as centre employs 25 indigenes The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated the Edo Food and Agriculture Cluster (EDO-FAC) and skills centre in Ehor, Uhunmwode Local Government Area, pledging to address development challenges in the LGA. The cluster is expected to serve as aggregation ground for farmers to interface with buyers of their […]

Police Service chief commends Enugu governor’s performance- nigerialocalnews - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

“We are in Enugu largely because Enugu is one of the most peaceful states in the country.” The post Police Service chief commends Enugu governor’s performance appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Code of Conduct Tribunal gets new judge- nigerialocalnews - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

The new judge joins the tribunal chairman, Danladi Umar, and William Atedze to complete the CCT membership. The post Code of Conduct Tribunal gets new judge appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

APC To Aggrieved Members: Withdraw court cases or be sanctioned- nigerialocalnews - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

The party advises members to explore internal resolution mechanisms. The post APC To Aggrieved Members: Withdraw court cases or be sanctioned appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Drama in Akwa Ibom assembly as five members ‘sack’ speaker- nigerialocalnews - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

The seats of the five, who defected to APC had earlier been declared vacant by the assembly. The post Drama in Akwa Ibom assembly as five members ‘sack’ speaker appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

NYSC resumes posting corps members to Ebonyi town previously hit by violence- nigerialocalnews - 07:42 Mon 19 Nov

The exercise was stopped due to the fratricidal conflicts between the Ezillo/Ezza Ezillo communities. The post NYSC resumes posting corps members to Ebonyi town previously hit by violence appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

‘I will pay N50,000 minimum wage if elected’- dailytrust - 07:41 Mon 19 Nov

‘I will pay N50,000 minimum wage if elected’The Presidential candidate of Peoples Trust (PT) Mr Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, says if elected President he would “within a year pay a minimum wage of N50,000 and ensure free health care for the citizens. He said this at the inauguration of campaigns, ahead of 2019 general elections in Abuja. […]

PDP South-South auditor, Egbede quits, joins APC- dailypost - 07:41 Mon 19 Nov

PDP South-South auditor, Egbede quits, joins APCThe South-South zonal auditor of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Patrick Egbede has quit the party. Egbede, who is from Cross River State, announced his resignation from the party in a letter to the National Vice Chairman of the party. In the three-paragraph letter, he said: “I wish […]

Paris Hilton’s Engagement To Chris Zylka Is Off!- guardian - 07:16 Mon 19 Nov

Reports reaching us is that billionaire heiress, Paris Hilton is once again a single woman as she will not be walking down the aisle as planned with her fiance, Chris Zylka. It is learnt that the socialite broke up with her latest fiance several weeks ago after she realised that he wasn’t the one. It is […]

Allegations Over My Certificates Diversionary – Ashiru - leadership - 07:16 Mon 19 Nov

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming gubernatorial election in Kaduna State, Hon Isa Ashiru has said that the allegations leveled against him concerning the genuineness of his school certificates are diversionary. Speaking while receiving a group, ‘Ashiru/Katung Support Group, the PDP candidate said he has been contesting elections with his […]

Nigeria Police law 75 years old, needs amendment – Senator- nigerialocalnews - 07:16 Mon 19 Nov

Sen. Bala Na’Allah, the Deputy Majority Leader of the Senate on Monday said the nation was operating an obsolete Nigeria Police law, which had been in existence since 1943. The post Nigeria Police law 75 years old, needs amendment – Senator appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

APC To Aggrieved Members: Withdraw court cases of be sanctioned- nigerialocalnews - 07:16 Mon 19 Nov

The party advises members to explore internal resolution mechanisms. The post APC To Aggrieved Members: Withdraw court cases of be sanctioned appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Drama in Akwa Ibom assembly as five members ‘sack’ speaker- nigerialocalnews - 07:16 Mon 19 Nov

The seats of the five, who defected to APC had earlier been declared vacant by the assembly. The post Drama in Akwa Ibom assembly as five members ‘sack’ speaker appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Spain PM wants 2030 World Cup bid with Morocco and Portugal- vanguardngr - 07:15 Mon 19 Nov

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Monday that he had pitched the idea of a joint bid between his country, Portugal and Morocco to host the 2030 World Cup. Continue reading Spain PM wants 2030 World Cup bid with Morocco and Portugal at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Vote buying continues in Katsina, Bauchi, Kwara bye-elections, says YIAGA- dailytrust - 07:15 Mon 19 Nov

Vote buying continues in Katsina, Bauchi, Kwara bye-elections, says YIAGADespite the efforts of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies to curb the trend, there were records of vote buying in last Saturday’s bye-elections in Katsina, Bauchi and Kwara states, the Youth Initiative for Advocacy Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) Africa has said. This […]

Aregbesola Commissions Oba Adesoji Aderemi, Obafemi Awolowo Roads In Osogbo- nigerialocalnews - 07:02 Mon 19 of Nov

Governor Rauf Aregbesola assisted by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II and a daughter of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Mrs Adeniran alongside the Governor-Elect, Gboyega Oyetola commissioned the Oba Adesoji Aderemi dual carriage way as well as the Obafemi Awolowo Motorway in Osogbo on Monday. The two in one […]

Drama in Akwa Ibom legislature as 5 members elect new speaker- dailytrust - 07:01 Mon 19th of Nov

Drama in Akwa Ibom legislature as 5 members elect new speakerThe five lawmakers in Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, said on Monday that they had elected Mr NSE Ntuen, representing Essien Udim Constituency, the new Speaker of the house. The seats of the lawmakers, who defected from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the […]

Apple Cuts Production Orders For Three New iPhone Models- channelstv - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 14, 2016, the Apple logo/AFP   Apple Inc has cut production orders in recent weeks for all three iPhone models launched in September, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing sources. A lower-than-expected demand for the new iPhones and Apple’s decision to offer more models have […]

2019: Nigerians’ve no future under Buhari, Says Atiku’s strategist- vanguardngr - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

Campaign strategist and ally of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Mr. Phrank Shaibu has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) as one of the biggest disasters to have ever befallen Nigeria, saying President Muhammadu Buhari’s three and a half years in office is a sad reminder of Nigeria’s arrested development since 2015 “when the clueless […]

Delta: Obasanjo commissions Stephen Keshi Stadium- vanguardngr - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

AMIDST pomp and pageantry, former President Olusegun Obsasanjo on Monday commissioned the 23, 000 capacity Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba. Continue reading Delta: Obasanjo commissions Stephen Keshi Stadium at Vanguard News Nigeria.

OAU wins First Bank-sponsored Ethics Challenge- vanguardngr - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has won the national finals of the 2018 Ethics Challenge of the CFA Society Nigeria sponsored by FirstBank of Nigeria Limited. Continue reading OAU wins First Bank-sponsored Ethics Challenge at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Why Nigerian footballers fail trials abroad — Coach- vanguardngr - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

 A Coach and Assistant Chairman, Surulere Super League, Akeem Shira, on Monday said that some Nigerian footballers fail in their trials abroad because they were not playing in competitive leagues. Continue reading Why Nigerian footballers fail trials abroad — Coach at Vanguard News Nigeria.

PHOTONEWS: Aregbesola Commissions Renovated Technical College, Osogbo- nigerialocalnews - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Monday commissioned the newly renovated Technical College, Osogbo. The event held in honour of the former Governor of the State of Osun, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola represented by Alhaji Kazeem Adio who began the project had in attendance the outgoing Deputy Governor, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori, Governor-Elect, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, the Deputy Governor-Elect, […]

NYSC resumes posting corps members to Ebonyi town previously hit by violence- nigerialocalnews - 06:48 Mon 19th of Nov

The exercise was stopped due to the fratricidal conflicts between the Ezillo/Ezza Ezillo communities. The post NYSC resumes posting corps members to Ebonyi town previously hit by violence appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Eid-el-Maulud: Gov. Ugwuanyi felicitates with Muslims, calls for sustained prayers, peace, unity- dailypost - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

As Muslims mark this year’s Eid-el Maulud, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on all Nigerians to remain prayerful and committed in their abiding faith in God for the sustenance of peace, unity and progress of the country. Gov. Ugwuanyi, who felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari and other Muslim faithful, noted that the […]

2019: CAN warned against dragging Christian community into politics- dailypost - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has been warned against politicizing and polarizing the Christendom ahead of the 2019 general elections. The Concerned Christian Forum of Nigeria, while giving the warning on Sunday, asked the CAN President, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo A. Ayokunle to desist from what it termed unacceptable mission of […]

Enugu one of the most peaceful states in Nigeria – PSC Chairman, Smith- dailypost - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

The Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Alhaji Musiliu Smith, on Monday stated that Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State deserves credit for running the state in a progressive, people-oriented and security-conscious manner. Alhaji Smith, who made the statement while delivering his keynote address at the opening ceremony of a four-day Management Retreat in […]

Defence Headquarters gives update on ‘Operation WHIRL PUNCH’- dailypost - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has given an update on the activities troops of the Operation WHIRL PUNCH being conducted by the troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army across the nation. The DHQ said the troops in the course of their operation restored normalcy along Kaduna – Abuja Expressway and Birnin Gwari and its environs as […]

May wins business support for draft Brexit deal- guardian - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday won support from big business for her draft Brexit deal ahead of “intense negotiations” with Brussels in the coming week. May told the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), the UK’s main business lobby group, that she was “determined to deliver” her Brexit deal as she prepares for Sunday’s […]

Political campaigns won’t stop NASS’ work – Saraki assures- nigerialocalnews - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday assured Nigerians that legislative duties in the National Assembly would not be abandoned relegated to the background in view of the commencement of the 2019 electioneering campaigns. The post Political campaigns won’t stop NASS’ work – Saraki assures appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria […]

WHO launches plan to tackle malaria in Nigeria, others- nigerialocalnews - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

The plan aims at reducing global rates of infections and deaths from malaria. The post WHO launches plan to tackle malaria in Nigeria, others appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Barca’s Dembele should be ‘more responsible’, says Luis Suarez- guardian - 06:35 Mon 19th of Nov

France’s forward Ousmane Dembele (C) takes part in a training session at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on November 19, 2018 on the eve of the friendly football match against Uruguay. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)Luis Suarez, a three-time biter of opposition players, said Monday that Barcelona teammate Ousmane […]

2019: No politician will be allowed to cause violence – Shettima- dailytrust - 06:33 Mon 19th of Nov

2019: No politician will be allowed to cause violence – ShettimaBorno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has vowed to handover any politician who may want to cause violence before, during and after the elections to the security agencies for prosecution. He disclosed this on Monday while declaring open the ‘Elections Security Management Summit on Adamawa, Yobe […]

2019: Gbajabiamila blasts PDP, reveals why Nigerians should vote Buhari- dailypost - 06:33 Mon 19th of Nov

2019: Gbajabiamila blasts PDP, reveals why Nigerians should vote BuhariMajority Leader of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday urged Nigerians to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 election. According to him, Buhari/Osinbajo ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) remained the best option. Gbajabiamila made the statement in Lagos at […]

2019: How I helped Nigeria as VP under Obasanjo – Atiku- dailypost - 06:33 Mon 19th of Nov

2019: How I helped Nigeria as VP under Obasanjo – AtikuThe Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has revealed what he did for Nigerians as Vice President under Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration. Atiku said as Vice President from 1999 to 2007, he chaired the national economic council that gave Nigeria her highest and most […]

Okorocha’s son-in-law, Nwosu speaks on dumping APC for PDP- dailypost - 06:33 Mon 19th of Nov

Okorocha’s son-in-law, Nwosu speaks on dumping APC for PDPUche Nwosu, the son-in-law of embattled Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha has addressed reports making the rounds of his plans to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. DAILY POST recalls that Okorocha has been at loggerheads with the National Chairman of […]

PDP speaks on ‘The Atiku Plan’, reveals Atiku’s intentions for Nigerians- dailypost - 06:33 Mon 19th of Nov

PDP speaks on ‘The Atiku Plan’, reveals Atiku’s intentions for NigeriansThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday commended the launch of ‘AtikuPlan’ as campaign policy for its Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar. Atiku Abubakar, on Monday in a Live broadcast, formally launched his campaign for the 2019 presidential elections. Reacting, the party said the public endorsement […]

Nigerias real estate firm launches investment platform- guardian - 06:17 Mon 19th of Nov

Casafina Capital Limited, which is one of Nigeria fastest growing real estate company has launched a new platform, www.onesqm.ng a member only real estate investment platform which will allow members to invest in and have fractional ownership of residential real estate properties in prime areas of Lagos, Abuja and other major cities in Nigeria from […]

Taylor Swift Signs With Universal Music Group- guardian - 06:17 Mon 19th of Nov

Multiple Grammy award-winning songstress, Taylor Swift has taken to Instagram today to announce that she has a “new home”. The 28-year-old who released her debut album 12 years ago under Big Machine Records has signed a new record deal with Universal Music Group. As part of her pact, Swift is working to reshape how artists […]

Thousands evacuated as Guatemala’s Fuego volcano erupts- nigerialocalnews - 06:16 Mon 19th of Nov

This is the fifth eruption so far this year. The post Thousands evacuated as Guatemala’s Fuego volcano erupts appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

SUBEB thrashes LASTMA 4-1 to win Lagos HOS Cup- pmnewsnigeria - 06:16 Mon 19th of Nov

 In a what spectators described as “brilliant fashion”, the Lagos State Universal Basic Education (SUBEB) and Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOA) on Monday emerged champions of the 2018 male and female categories respectively of the 13th Lagos State Head of Service (HoS) Cup.

Al-Makura presents N13.9bn supplementary budget to Nasarawa lawmakers- nigerialocalnews - 05:50 Mon 19th of Nov

About N10.9 billion is to be set aside for capital projects, N3 billion for recurrent expenses. The post Al-Makura presents N13.9bn supplementary budget to Nasarawa lawmakers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

AI Undermining War against Insurgency, Criminality in Nigeria, Say Defence Hqts- thisdaylive - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

By John Shiklam in Kaduna The Defence Headquarters has accused Amnesty International (AI) of allegedly undermining the war against insurgency and criminality in Nigeria, saying the human rights organisation is not interested in lasting peace in the country. Addressing a news conference Monday on the activities of the security outfit tagged ‘Operations 777’ at the […]

Alleged N6.9bn Fraud: EFCC Opens Case in Fayose’s Trial- thisdaylive - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

The prosecution on Monday opened its case before a Federal High Court Lagos in the criminal trial of immediate past Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, charged with N6.9 billion fraud. Fayose was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Oct. 22 alongside his company — Spotless Investment Ltd on 11 counts. He […]

NLC Decries Poor Funding of Education in Nigeria- thisdaylive - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday expressed solidarity with university students over decay in the nation’s educational system. The labour movement lamented that the fight for a better educational system has been left for only the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the non-academic staff to prosecute. NLC’s Head […]

We Do Not Support Any Candidate For 2019, Says UK- channelstv - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

Acting British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Harriet Thompson, briefs reporters at the National Assembly in Abuja on November 19, 2018.   The acting British High Commissioner, Harriet Thompson, says the United Kingdom has no preferred candidate or political party in the forthcoming general elections. Ms Thompson stated this while briefing reporters after meeting with the […]

2019: Perpetrate Violence And Get Arrested, Police Warns Politicians- channelstv - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

Inspector-General Of Police, Ibrahim Idris   The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says the Police will not tolerate any form of political thuggery, intimidation, demonstration of violent conducts by politicians or their supporters. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Monday by the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters Abuja, Ag. Dcp Jimoh […]

Khashoggi’s Murder: Germany To Bar 18 Saudis From Entering Its Territory- channelstv - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

People hold posters picturing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and lightened candles during a gathering outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, on October 25, 2018. PHOTO: Yasin AKGUL / AFP   Germany will bar 18 Saudis from entering its territory and Europe’s Schengen passport-free zone over their alleged links to the murder of dissident journalist […]

2019 : I-G warns Commissioners of Police, others against partisanship- vanguardngr - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

The Inspector-General of Police ( I -G), Mr Ibrahim Idris has warned Commissioners of Police in the 36 states and the FCT and other senior officers against partisanship during the upcoming 2019 general elections. Continue reading 2019 : I-G warns Commissioners of Police, others against partisanship at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Adegboyega University to generate 300kw solar power- vanguardngr - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

A private university, Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State, says it is set to establish an agro-solar project that will generate 300 kilowatts to boost internally generated revenue. Continue reading Adegboyega University to generate 300kw solar power at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Breaking: Buhari, govs meeting on minimum wage deadlocked- vanguardngr - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

RESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari’s meeting with the representatives of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, did not resolve the controversy surrounding the N30,000 proposed Minimum Wage by the Tripartite Committee. Continue reading Breaking: Buhari, govs meeting on minimum wage deadlocked at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Eid-el Maulud : PDP urges national prayers, re-awakening- vanguardngr - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has urged Nigerians to use this year’s Eid-el Maulud celebration to pray for the nation and rekindle our sense of national unity, fear of God and love for one another as compatriots while shunning all divisive and disruptive tendencies. Continue reading Eid-el Maulud : PDP urges national prayers, re-awakening at […]

Nigeria risks being delisted by World Anti-Doping Agency, Dalung warns- vanguardngr - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

 Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, on Monday in Abuja warned that Nigeria risked being delisted by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) if urgent action was not taken. Continue reading Nigeria risks being delisted by World Anti-Doping Agency, Dalung warns at Vanguard News Nigeria.

2019: Bindow promises all-inclusive government- guardian - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

[FILE PHOTO] Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa StateGov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Monday assured members of the All Progressives Party (APC) in Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa of constituting an all-inclusive government if re-elected in 2019. Bindow made the promise while receiving former political office holders from Guyuk led by Mr […]

Osun commissions Adeaoji way- nigerialocalnews - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

Osun commissions Oba Adesoji Aderemi Way built by and named after the former Civilian Governor of Western region. The post Osun commissions Adeaoji way appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Hijab Controversy: University of Ibadan school reopens, shut again amidst protests- nigerialocalnews - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

Some parents of students in the school narrate their stance. The post Hijab Controversy: University of Ibadan school reopens, shut again amidst protests appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

What the weather will look like on Tuesday — NiMet- nigerialocalnews - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

The agency predicts sunny condition over the central cities throughout the forecast period. The post What the weather will look like on Tuesday — NiMet appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

2019: I-G warns commissioners of police, others against partisanship- nigerialocalnews - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

The force says it would not condone hate speeches, indecent and criminal conducts from any individual or groups. The post 2019: I-G warns commissioners of police, others against partisanship appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Atiku’s policy document embodies yearnings, aspirations of Nigerians – PDP- nigerialocalnews - 05:49 Mon 19th of Nov

A party official says the document offers solutions and practical direction for Nigerians. The post Atiku’s policy document embodies yearnings, aspirations of Nigerians – PDP appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

‘Campaign, Not Calumny’ And Four Other Things As INEC Lifts Ban On Politics- saharareporters - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

‘Campaign, Not Calumny’ And Four Other Things As INEC Lifts Ban On Politics On Sunday, the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) lifted the ban on campaigns for next’s year presidential and National Assembly elections slated for February 16, 2019. The electoral body did this in line with the timetable and schedule of activities issued by the […]

JUST IN: 38 Political Parties In Adamawa Adopt Atiku As Their Candidate- saharareporters - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

JUST IN: 38 Political Parties In Adamawa Adopt Atiku As Their Candidate The Adamawa State chapter of Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC), an umbrella body of 38 political parties, has adopted Atiku Abubakar, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, as its presidential candidate for the 2019 polls. Arising from the election of its officials on […]

Jonathan An Inspiration To Every Young Nigerian, Says Buhari- saharareporters - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

Jonathan An Inspiration To Every Young Nigerian, Says Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has described Goodluck Jonathan, former President, as an inspiration to every young Nigerian. The President said this on Monday in a statement issued by Femi Adesina, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, on the occasion of the ex-president’s 61st birthday. “President Muhammadu […]

Atiku’s policy document embodies yearnings, aspirations of Nigerians- PDP- vanguardngr - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

Atiku’s policy document embodies yearnings, aspirations of Nigerians- PDPThe Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has lauded the campaign blueprint of its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, saying the resounding public endorsements that heralded the policy document is a confirmation it embodies the collective mindset, yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians in their quest for a new leadership and […]

EFCC opens trial of Fayose- vanguardngr - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

EFCC opens trial of Fayose The prosecution on Monday opened its case before a Federal High Court Lagos in the criminal trial of immediate past Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, charged with N6.9 billion fraud. Continue reading EFCC opens trial of Fayose at Vanguard News Nigeria.https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/11/efcc-opens-trial-of-fayose/https://www.vanguardngr.com/category/politics/feed/Politics – Vanguard News Nigeria

Only military can’t end Boko Haram, says Buhari- vanguardngr - 05:44 Mon 19th of Nov

Only military can’t end Boko Haram, says BuhariPRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari,Monday, said only the military cannot end the ongoing counterinsurgency operations in the country. Continue reading Only military can’t end Boko Haram, says Buhari at Vanguard News Nigeria.https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/11/only-military-cant-end-boko-haram-says-buhari/https://www.vanguardngr.com/category/politics/feed/Politics – Vanguard News Nigeria

Impeachment: Anambra lawmakers condemn sealing off of state legislative house- dailypost - 05:44 Mon 19 of Nov

Impeachment: Anambra lawmakers condemn sealing off of state legislative houseMembers of the Anambra State House of Assembly on Monday condemned the sealing off of the house of assembly by police authorities. The Anambra State Police Command had on Thursday last weak sealed the assembly complex following a fracas that had resulted from the impeachment of […]

Atiku vs Buhari: Shehu Sani reacts to service chiefs’ attendance of APC ‘Next Level’ campaign launch- dailypost - 05:44 Mon 19th Nov

Atiku vs Buhari: Shehu Sani reacts to service chiefs’ attendance of APC ‘Next Level’ campaign launchShehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, has condemned the attendance of service chiefs at the launching of President Muhammadu Buhari’s ‘Next Level’ 2019 campaign policy. Photos of President Buhari and Service Chiefs were on Sunday surfaced online at the […]

Ajimobi created modern Oyo inspite of challenges- NGF boss- guardian - 05:18 Mon 19th Nov

[FILE PHOTO] Oyo state, Gov. Abiola AjimobiMr Asishana Okauru, the Director-General of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), says Gov. Abiola Ajimobi has built a modern state through massive infrastructural development. Okauru, who spoke during a courtesy call on Ajimobi in his office, said the governor “ had so far raised the bar of good governance […]

Diddy Holds Private Memorial For Kim Porter- guardian - 05:18 Mon 19th Nov

Music mogul, Diddy has hosted a private memorial in honour of Kim Porter, the mother of three of his children. The Coming Home hitmaker hosted hundreds of guests at his Bel-Air home yesterday, November 18 and the event was filled with friends, family and stories about Porter’s life. The house was decorated with photos of Porter and […]

Police foil bank robbery in Osun- nigerialocalnews - 05:18 Mon 19th Nov

Eyewitnesses narrate their experience. The post Police foil bank robbery in Osun appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Police nab suspected cop killers in Bayelsa- nigerialocalnews - 05:18 Mon 19th Nov

The police corporal was killed in October. The post Police nab suspected cop killers in Bayelsa appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

EFCC docks Kano governorship candidate for alleged fraud- nigerialocalnews - 05:18 Mon 19th Nov

The accused pleaded not guilty. The post EFCC docks Kano governorship candidate for alleged fraud appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

2019: Police issues security plans for election campaigns- dailytrust - 05:17 Mon 19th Nov

2019: Police issues security plans for election campaignsThe Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has directed the implementation of a robust and elaborate security arrangement and measures to ensure adequate security and safety for the electioneering campaigns and rallies throughout the country. The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) spokesman, DCP Jimoh Moshood, in a statement […]

2019: Gov. Bindow promises all-inclusive government- dailytrust - 05:17 Mon 19th Nov

2019: Gov. Bindow promises all-inclusive governmentGov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Monday assured members of the All Progressives Party (APC) in Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa of constituting an all-inclusive government if re-elected in 2019. Bindow made the promise while receiving former political office holders from Guyuk led by Mr Galian Yahga in Yola. […]

No news on minimum wage after Buhari, governors’ meeting- nigerialocalnews - 05:04 Mon 19th Nov

Buhari and governors rises from a closed-door meeting over controversial new national minimum wage without information on the settlement of the stalemate. The post No news on minimum wage after Buhari, governors’ meeting appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Buhari urges young Nigerians to emulate Jonathan- nigerialocalnews - 05:04 Mon 19th Nov

President Muhammadu Buhari said he believes the life journey of the former President Goodluck Jonathan should remain an inspiration to every young Nigerian. The post Buhari urges young Nigerians to emulate Jonathan appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Three charged with impersonating President Buhari, Aisha- nigerialocalnews - 05:04 Mon 19th Nov

All the suspects plead not guilty to the charges. The post Three charged with impersonating President Buhari, Aisha appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

World Toilet Day: 47 million Nigerians lack toilets – UNICEF- nigerialocalnews - 05:04 Mon 19th Nov

The Fund says having good toilet facility was a fundamental human right. The post World Toilet Day: 47 million Nigerians lack toilets – UNICEF appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Campaigning against PDP will be easy, says Amaechi- guardian - 04:54 Mon 19th Nov

Campaigning against PDP will be easy, says Amaechi[FILE PHOTO] Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi Nigeria’s transportation minister and the director-general of President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign organisation, Rotimi Amechi ,has said the ruling All Progressives Congress will have it easy campaigning against the opposition People’s Democratic Party in the forthcoming 2019 general election. “We are going to focus as usual […]

2019: Nigeria’s future bright with Buhari/Osinbajo – Gbajabiamila- dailytrust - 04:54 Mon 19th Nov

2019: Nigeria’s future bright with Buhari/Osinbajo – GbajabiamilaHouse of Representatives Majority Leader, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday said the Buhari/Osinbajo ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) remained the best option for the 2019 elections. Gbajabiamila made the statement in Lagos at the presentation of 350 laptops to students and youths in his Surulere Federal […]

FG to Launch Pesticide Policy to Regulate Chemicals Abuse on Food Preservation- thisdaylive - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

By James Emejo in Abuja The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, Monday said a new National Pesticide Policy will soon be launched to regulate the indiscriminate use of chemicals in the preservation of farm produce in the country. He also said a policy on food management would soon be introduced, adding […]

EFCC Loses Bid to Transfer Shekarau’s Case to Abuja- thisdaylive - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano A Federal High Court sitting in Kano presided over by Justice Lewis Allagoa on Monday dismissed a motion on notice filled by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seeking the transfer of a case involving the former governor of Kano State, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, and two others over alleged […]

By-Elections Victory Attests to Our Popularity, Says APC- thisdaylive - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

By Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that its victories at the weekend’s by-elections in Katsina, Bauchi and Kwara States are yet another solid expression of the continued popularity of the party and President Muhammadu Buhari. In a message to the Muslim faithful on the occasion of Eid-el Maulud, the […]

CBN Postpones MPC Meeting To Observe Public Holiday- channelstv - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

  Nigeria’s Central Bank Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has shifted its last rate decision meeting for the year, in observance of the public holiday, slated to hold on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. The two day-meeting which was earlier scheduled to hold on Monday and Tuesday will now hold on November 21- 22. Economic analysts say […]

CNN Says White House Preparing To Eject Reporter Again- channelstv - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

File photo of CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta before the start of a briefing in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC. PHOTO: MANDEL NGAN / AFP CNN said on Monday it asked for a new emergency hearing to allow its reporter Jim Acosta to remain at the White House, saying […]

Military Rescues 31 People, Recovers Over 500 Livestock (Full Statement)- channelstv - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

  The military says troops deployed in Operation Whirl Punch have rescued 31 people from suspected bandits and kidnappers within its area of responsibility. Addressing a press conference on Monday in Kaduna, acting Director of Defence Information, Brigadier General John Agim, disclosed that 14 suspects have been killed since the military launched the operation in […]

Akeredolu rehabilitates 750 boreholes in Ondo- vanguardngr - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

IN furtherance of his administration’s commitment to providing potable water supply across the three Senatorial Districts of Ondo State, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has rehabilitated no fewer than 750 boreholes in about 300 communities under the Kamomi Aketi water scheme. Continue reading Akeredolu rehabilitates 750 boreholes in Ondo at Vanguard News Nigeria.

3 charged with impersonating President Buhari, wife, Aisha- vanguardngr - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

The Police Force Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department of the Police (FCIID) on Monday charged three men before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged cyber crime and impersonating President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Aisha. Continue reading 3 charged with impersonating President Buhari, wife, Aisha at Vanguard News Nigeria.

My half brother abused his position, mismanaged our late father’s estate, Badagry prince tells court- vanguardngr - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Mr Adebowale James, a prince of Kweme Land of Badagry, Lagos on Monday, told an Ikeja Special Offences Court that Semasa, his half brother and also sole administrator of their late father’s estate, abused his position and mismanaged funds. Continue reading My half brother abused his position, mismanaged our late father’s estate, Badagry prince tells […]

Igbinedion varsity honours Ghana’s Mahama, graduates 736- vanguardngr - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Former Ghanaian President, John Mahama, is among dignitaries to be honoured at the 16th convocation of the Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo. Continue reading Igbinedion varsity honours Ghana’s Mahama, graduates 736 at Vanguard News Nigeria.

Meet Nestreya the new sexy queen of afro-beat music- vanguardngr - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Sultry New York based Nigerian afro-beat music singer, model, dancer and fashion connoisseur Tracey Isiofia, a.k.a Nestreya, is set to take her place as sexy queen of afro-beat in Nigeria with the release of her debut song, Ye-Baba, produced by Young D, while the video was directed by Nigerian international video director, Wole Ogundare. Continue […]

Mel B Reveals That Her Father Gave Her The Strength To End Abusive Marriage- guardian - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Melanie’Mel B’ has disclosed in her tell-all autobiography that the death of her father “gave her the strength” to end her abusive marriage to US film producer Stephen Belafonte. A snippet from the book reveals that she ran to her father who she had been estranged from for three years following a row. “I told […]

Gridlock paralyses Lagos, fares skyrocket- nigerialocalnews - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Analysts have blamed the situation on what they describe as poor governance in a mega city dotted by poor roads. The post Gridlock paralyses Lagos, fares skyrocket appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Germany bans Khashoggi suspects from Europe- nigerialocalnews - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Those banned are members of the 15-strong squad accused of carrying out the killing and a further three suspected of organising it. The post Germany bans Khashoggi suspects from Europe appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Bitter leaf juice boosts fertility, fights prostate cancer – Nutritionist- nigerialocalnews - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

“Good nutrition is considered to be the foundation of a healthy body.” The post Bitter leaf juice boosts fertility, fights prostate cancer – Nutritionist appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Money laundering: Court rejects EFCC’s request to transfer Shekarau’s case to Abuja- nigerialocalnews - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

The Commission charged Mr Shekarau and two others on six counts bordering on conspiracy and money laundering to the tune of N950 million The post Money laundering: Court rejects EFCC’s request to transfer Shekarau’s case to Abuja appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Buhari, Atiku aides clash over principals’ 2019 aspirations- nigerialocalnews - 04:46 Mon 19th Nov

Messrs Daniel and Ameachi speak on the chances of their respective principals in 2019. The post Buhari, Atiku aides clash over principals’ 2019 aspirations appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Imo: I’m still in APC, says Uche Nwosu- newtelegraphng - 04:44 Mon 19th Nov

Imo: I’m still in APC, says Uche NwosuChief Uche Nwosu, Chief of Staff to the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has said nothing would chase him away from the All Progressives Congress (APC). Nwosu, who spoke on a telephone interview said that those who were responsible in spreading the news of his exit should […]

Obasanjo inaugurates Stephen Keshi Stadium, urges Okowa to ensure effective utilisation- dailytrust - 04:44 Mon 19th Nov

Obasanjo inaugurates Stephen Keshi Stadium, urges Okowa to ensure effective utilisationFormer President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday formally inaugurated the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, urging Delta’s Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa to effectively utilise the facility. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Obasanjo who was in the state on a two-day visit also inaugurated other […]

Kwara APC condoles with families of deceased members- dailytrust - 04:43 Mon 19th Nov

Kwara APC condoles with families of deceased membersThe Kwara Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condoled with the families of its members who died in a road crash on Omu-Aran-Oro road on Sunday. APC chairman in the State, Bashir Bolarinwa, in a condolence, expressed shock at the news of the death of four […]

2019: PDP launches Atiku campaign group- dailytrust - 04:43 Mon 19th Nov

2019: PDP launches Atiku campaign groupThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has launched Atikulating Grassroots Movement (AGM) led by National President, Angela Zanye, as one of the campaign groups for its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 general elections. Speaking at the inauguration of the group in Abuja on Monday, the PDP Zonal Youth Leader […]

Twelve persons reportedly killed in communal clash in Cross River- dailypost - 04:27 Mon 19th Nov

Another communal clash between four communities in Odukpani local government area of Cross River State has allegedly claimed 12 lives with property valued at millions of naira destroyed. The communities involved include: Mbiabo, Ediong, Obomitiat Edere and Idim Ndom Eki, all in Odukpani local government area of the State. DAILY POST gathered that beside those […]

Why Nigerians should support Buhari in 2019 – Niger Delta ex-agitators- dailypost - 04:27 Mon 19th Nov

A Leader of the Coalition of Niger Delta ex-Agitators, Comrade Steve Ebisintei, has urged Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019. Ebisintei also urged Niger Delta ex-agitators under phases one, two and three of the Presidential Amnesty Programme to support Buhari in order to enable the President complete what he started in the […]

EPL: Manchester City suffer heavy injury blow ahead of West Ham clash- dailypost - 04:27 Mon 19th Nov

Manchester City may likely be without midfielder, Bernardo Silva, when they tackle West Ham United in the Premier League fixture this weekend. The Portuguese international sustained a minor groin injury while on international duty in a 1-1 friendly draw with Croatia back in September. Silva will not feature for Portugal when they clash with Poland […]

What Saraki told visiting British envoy, Harriet Thompson- dailypost - 04:27 Mon 19th Nov

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday assured Nigerians that legislative duties in the National Assembly would not be relegated to the background in view of the commencement of the 2019 electioneering. Saraki, according to a statement by his Special Assistant on Print Media, Chuks Okocha, in Abuja, made the assertion while […]

How APC described Atiku, PDP leaders in Eid-el-Maulud message- dailypost - 04:27 Mon 19th Nov

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday threw a jibe at the leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. APC described them as “newly-converted saints” promising Nigerian what they cannot deliver. Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary, mocked the PDP in the party’s message on the occasion of […]

International Men’s Day: Men Talk About The Pressure They Face- guardian - 04:18 Mon 19th Nov

Every November 19, men are celebrated annually during the International Men’s Day (IMD) and it is celebrated in over 70 countries. The day is set aside to highlight discrimination against men and boys as well as to celebrate their achievements and contributions to community, family, marriage and child care. In this piece, Guardian Life talks […]

UI International School shut down over hijab crisis- guardian - 04:18 Mon 19th Nov

The religious crisis over the wearing of hijab by female Moslem students of the University of Ibadan International Secondary School (ISI) worsened on Monday forcing its management to shut down the school indefinitely. Some Moslems parents were said to have staged a protest which the management feared might become violent. The closure was a sequel […]

Police Nab Suspected Cop Killers In Bayelsa- leadership - 04:18 Mon 19th Nov

Bayelsa Police Command on Monday said it had arrested four suspected killers of a police officer attached to Anti-terrorism Unit in the state. The Bayelsa Commissioner of Police, Mr Joseph Mukan, told newsmen in Yenagoa that a 24-year-old suspect was arrested in connection with armed robbery and murder of Corporal Sammy Saturday who was killed […]

Five APC members die in auto crash- nigerialocalnews - 04:18 Mon 19th Nov

The vehicles conveying the party members had a head-on collision with a Nissan Murano Jeep on Sunday. The post Five APC members die in auto crash appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

400,000 PVCs still unclaimed in Rivers- nigerialocalnews - 04:18 Mon 19th Nov

The Senate attributes the high number of unclaimed PVCs to relocation or death of some owners. The post 400,000 PVCs still unclaimed in Rivers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

NFF thanks Aiteo Founder, Benedict Peters, for Super Eagles’ qualification for AFCON 2019- vanguardngr - 04:17 Mon 19th Nov

Following the qualifications of the Super Eagles yesterday for the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon after two previous failed attempts, there have been positive remarks and commendations for Benedict Peters, the man, whose energy company, Aiteo Group has powered Nigerian football in recent times. Continue reading NFF thanks Aiteo Founder, Benedict Peters, for […]

Jonathan is an inspiration to Nigerian youths – Buhari- vanguardngr - 04:16 Mon 19th Nov

Jonathan is an inspiration to Nigerian youths – BuhariPRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as an inspiration to every young Nigerian. Continue reading Jonathan is an inspiration to Nigerian youths – Buhari at Vanguard News Nigeria.https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/11/jonathan-is-an-inspiration-to-nigerian-youths-buhari/https://www.vanguardngr.com/category/politics/feed/Politics – Vanguard News Nigeria

Delta 2019: Obasanjo endorses Okowa for second term- nigerialocalnews - 04:03 Mon 19th Nov

The former president commissions landmark projects In Delta State. The post Delta 2019: Obasanjo endorses Okowa for second term appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Discos Yet to Meter Six of Every 10 Electricity Users in Nigeria, Says NERC- thisdaylive - 03:53 Mon 19th Nov

By Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Monday disclosed that in every 10 users of grid generated electricity supplied by the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria, six of them have remained unmetered, thus stating that the practice of estimated billings by the Discos is still prevalent. NERC also indicated […]

Bitter leaf juice boosts fertility, fights prostate cancer – nutritionist- guardian - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

A nutritionist, Dr Grace Johnson, says bitter leaf can improve fertility because of its ability to boost the function of the reproductive system, balance hormones and help the ovary to release healthy eggs. Johnson told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday, that bitter leaf could also be helpful in preventing prostate cancer. […]

Netanyahu avoids Israeli snap polls for now- guardian - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the foreign affairs and defence committee meeting at the Knesset on November 19, 2018. (Photo by Gali TIBBON / AFP)A key Israeli minister said Monday he will not quit Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government for now despite sharp disagreements, handing the premier a victory and potentially ending a crisis […]

Atiku Group Flags Off Grassroots Mobilisation Ahead Of 2019- leadership - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

Representatives of a pro-Atiku group under the appellation, “Activated for Atiku (A4A) 2019” converged in Abuja from across the states and the FCT at the weekend for their inauguration and flag-off of grassroots mobilisation for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate for the 2019 General Elections. In his opening address titled the “The Power […]

Gridlock grounds activities in Lagos- nigerialocalnews - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

Commercial activities are grounded in some parts of Lagos metropolis on Monday as trucks blocked highways especially in the mainland. The post Gridlock grounds activities in Lagos appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

AU mulls integrated market from January- nigerialocalnews - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

Mr. Albert Muchanga, the Trade Commissioner of African Union (AU) , says the continent is set to initiate integrated market starting from January. The post AU mulls integrated market from January appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

How I would lift 50mn Nigerians out of poverty in two years – Atiku- nigerialocalnews - 03:53 Mon 19 of Nov

The main opposition candidate unveils his policy document to kick-start his presidential campaign on Monday. The post How I would lift 50mn Nigerians out of poverty in two years – Atiku appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

German Cleric Spends Church Money In Online Lottery Scam- channelstv - 03:44 Mon 19 of Nov

Germany Map   A Catholic priest in Germany, lured by a get-rich-quick Internet scam, has admitted to embezzling a small fortune from his parish, a diocese spokeswoman said Monday. The preacher in the central Harz Mountains region confessed to his congregants at this week’s Sunday mass that he had skimmed 120,000 euros ($137,000 dollars) from […]

Netanyahu Avoids Israeli Snap Polls- channelstv - 03:44 Mon 19 of Nov

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talks during a meeting with French Economy Minister and entrepreneurs at the French Economy Ministry in Paris on June 6, 2018. ERIC PIERMONT / AFP   A key Israeli minister said Monday he will not quit Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government for now despite sharp disagreements, handing the premier a […]

Teen Driver In Hours-Long Surgery After Horror Crash- channelstv - 03:44 Mon 19 of Nov

This photo taken on November 16, 2018 and provided by the South China Morning Post on November 19 shows Van Amersfoort Racing’s 17-year-old Sophia Floersch in the pits at the Formula Three Macau Grand Prix in Macau. K.Y. CHENG / SCMP / AFP   A 17-year-old female driver spent at least seven hours in surgery […]

Minimum Wage: Governors Keep Mum After Meeting With Buhari- channelstv - 03:44 Mon 19 of Nov

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday held a closed-door meeting with some state governors over the issue of new national minimum wage. The meeting which was held at the presidential villa had representatives of the Nigeria Governor’s Forum (NGF) in attendance. The governors, however, refused to disclose the outcome of the meeting to journalists. Chairman of the […]

APC victory in Kwara, Bauchi, Rejection of Bad Leaders, Says  APC Chieftain - leadership - 03:39 Mon 19 of Nov

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and House of Representatives candidate in Edo, Hon Dennis Idahosa has said that the victory of the party in last Saturday’s bye-elections in Kwara, Bauchi and Katsina States was the rejection of bad leaders by the people. He also said victory of the APC in the three […]

Power Sector Reforms Growing Small-scale Industries – KEDCO- leadership - 03:39 Mon 19 of Nov

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Dr Jamilu Isyaku Gwamna (Sardaunan Gombe), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government’s effort in growing small-scale industries in the country through the power sector reforms. Dr Gwamna gave this commendation in an interview with newsmen on Monday, in Kano. He said, […]

2019: Ali Baba, I Go Dye speak on state of Nigeria- nigerialocalnews - 03:39 Mon 19 of Nov

Both comedians lament the pitiable state of the economy and polity. The post 2019: Ali Baba, I Go Dye speak on state of Nigeria appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

2019: SDP affirms Miri as Plateau governorship candidate- nigerialocalnews - 03:39 Mon 19 of Nov

A factional leader of the party had rejected Mr Miri whose name was published by INEC. The post 2019: SDP affirms Miri as Plateau governorship candidate appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

19th NSF: Obaseki receives torch of unity- pmnewsnigeria - 03:37 Mon 19 of Nov

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday received the 19th National Sports Festival’s torch of unity, saying the state was ready to use the competition to regain its lost glory.

Gunmen kidnap Anambra lecturer in market square- dailypost - 03:29 Mon 19 of Nov

A lecturer with the Federal College of Education (Technical), Umunze, Anambra State, identified as Mrs Okwuchi, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. DAILY POST gathered that Okwuchi, who is a lecturer with the Agriculture department of the institution, was kidnapped Saturday afternoon right inside the market square. A source from Umunze told DAILY POST that […]

Why Osun governor-elect, Oyetola must not be addressed as ‘Alhaji’ – Aregbesola- dailypost - 03:29 Mon 19 of Nov

outgoing governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has faulted the Islamic title of ‘Alhaji’, urging people of the state not to address the governor-elect, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, by such. Aregbesola said the fulfilment of the fifth pillar of Islam, which is the performance of holy pilgrimage in the holy land of Mecca, does not […]

Atiku vs Buhari: ‘They look like people coming from funeral’ – Okupe mocks Aisha, Zarah Buhari- dailypost - 03:29 Mon 19 of Nov

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has mocked the Wife of the President, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari and her daughter, Zarah. Okupe was reacting to photos of President Buhari and his family at the unveiling of the All Progressives Congress, APC’s campaign agenda at the State House, Abuja, on Sunday. Okupe observed that […]

Eid-Maulud: Plateau police deploy 2100 personnel in State- dailypost - 03:29 Mon 19 of Nov

The Plateau State Police Command on Tuesday said it deployed a total of two thousand one hundred (2100) Police personnel across the State to ensure the security of lives and property during the Eid-Maulud Celebration. The Command in a statement signed by its Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),DSP Terna Tyopev, and made available to DAILY […]

2019 presidency: Why Nigerians should run away from Buhari’s ‘next level’ campaign – Ex-APC spokesperson, Frank- dailypost - 03:29 Mon 19 of Nov

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has urged Nigerians to reject the recently unveiled Next Level Campaign catchphrase for the 2019 General Elections by President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Frank in a statement he signed and issued to DAILY POST in Abuja on […]

Court Orders Dasuki’s Trial in Absentia- thisdaylive - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

By Alex Enumah in Abuja Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday held that it would go ahead with the trial of former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), whether he was present in court or not. Dasuki, who is standing trial over allegations of illegal possession of […]

Buhari Congratulates Jonathan at 61- thisdaylive - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

By Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated his predecessor, former President Goodluck Jonathan as he turns 61 on Tuesday In a press statement signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, President Buhari said young Nigerians had a lot to learn from the former president. According to President Buhari, Jonathan […]

NCC donates 110 laptops to Federal School of Statistics in Manchok- guardian - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) on Monday donated 110 units of laptops to the Federal School of Statistics in Manchok, Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Receiving the items, Sen. Danjuma Laah (PDP Southern Kaduna), said the equipment would be used for the establishment and maintenance of a fully furnished Information Communication and Technology […]

2019: INEC Tasks Media On Objective Reportage- leadership - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has appealed to the media to be objective and transparent in the reportage of the forthcoming 2019 general elections in the country. This is as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led Rivers State government has accused the Nigerian Police of working tirelessly to rig the 2019 general election for the […]

2019: Inec Tasks Media On Objective Reportage- leadership - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

…As Rivers Govt Allege Police Plotting To Rig The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has appealed to the media to be objective and transparent in the reportage of the forthcoming 2019 general elections in the country. This is as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led Rivers State government has accused the Nigerian Police of working tirelessly […]

NYSC Is A Hot Cake Many Falsify Dates Of Births For Mobilization –Mohammed- leadership - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

The State Coordinator, NYSC Adamawa Abubakar Mohammed, says the scheme has become a  hot cake, where  people struggle to falsify their dates of birth, in order to suit the age bracket for mobilization. The numerous  contribution to national unity, integration and development, he said, have become a darling to parents, because it gives their children […]

PHOTONEWS: Osun Finance Commissioner, Oyebamiji Turbaned Balogun Musulumi Of Ikire- nigerialocalnews - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

Ikire was agog on Sunday as the Commissioner for Finance in the State of Osun, Alhaji Bola Oyebamiji was turbaned the new Balogun Musulumi of Ikireland. The event attracted who is who in the state including the Outgoing Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Governor-Elect, Gboyega Oyetola, their spouses, top government functionaries and other well wishers. Here […]

Court Orders Dasuki’s Trial To Proceed In His Absence- nigerialocalnews - 03:18 Mon 19 of Nov

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered that the trial of detained former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, on charges of money laundering and illegal possession of firearms would henceforth proceed in his absence. Justice Ahmed Mohammed, in making the order, invoked the provision of section 352(4) of the Administration of Criminal […]

Atiku, PDP candidate launches policy plan- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of PDP, launches policy plan and promises to attract investments and to support 50 million SMEs if elected. The post Atiku, PDP candidate launches policy plan appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

DStv subscribers want pay-as-you-view billing system- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Digital Satellite Television (DStv) service subscribers in Nigeria grumble over continued payment for services not rendered by MultiChoice. The post DStv subscribers want pay-as-you-view billing system appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

3 die, 8 injured in Bauchi birthday party clash- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Bauchi Police Command confirms three persons killed and eight others injured in clash that erupted at birthday party, Sunday night, in Lushi Ward in Bauchi. The post 3 die, 8 injured in Bauchi birthday party clash appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

FUNAAB to honour Soyinka, others with honourary degrees- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

3, 548 students will be awarded bachelor’s degree at the institution’s 26th convocation ceremonies on Thursday. The post FUNAAB to honour Soyinka, others with honourary degrees appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Akwa Ibom Assembly asks Gov Emmanuel to name airport after Attah- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Mr Attah, the second governor of the state, will be 80 on Tuesday The post Akwa Ibom Assembly asks Gov Emmanuel to name airport after Attah appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Buhari felicitates with Jonathan, Attah on birthdays- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Both men add a year to their ages on the same day. The post Buhari felicitates with Jonathan, Attah on birthdays appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Court orders continuation of Dasuki’s trial in his absence- nigerialocalnews - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

Mr Dasuki is refusing to appear in court, citing disregard of court order for his release on bail. The post Court orders continuation of Dasuki’s trial in his absence appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Former England footballer Gascoigne charged with assault, police say- sunnewsonline - 03:17 Mon 19 of Nov

NAN Former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne has been charged with committing sexual assault on board a train, the police said on Monday in London. The 51-year-old Gascoigne, a former Spurs and Newcastle United player, widely known as Gazza, was arrested at Durham train station in northern England in August. He was later released while police […]

Buhari Meets Governors Over New Minimum Wage- osundefender - 03:16 Mon 19 of Nov

Buhari Meets Governors Over New Minimum WagePresident Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with representatives of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum over the disagreement between the organised labour and state governors on the proposed N30,000 minimum wage. The News Agency of Nigeria had reported that the Amal Pepple Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum […]

‘Support Buhari’s re-election for good work to continue’- dailytrust - 03:16 Mon 19 of Nov

‘Support Buhari’s re-election for good work to continue’The Leader of Coalition of Niger Delta ex-Agitators, Phase II, Comrade Steve Ebisintei, has urged Niger Delta ex-agitators under phases one, two and three of Presidential Amnesty Programme to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019 . Ebisintei, who gave the advice on Monday in Abuja, said it […]

DR Congo Frees 17 Pro-Democracy Activists- channelstv - 02:46 Mon 19 of Nov

  Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have provisionally freed 17 pro-democracy activists who were arrested in the capital on November 1, one of the group said Monday. “We have all been free since yesterday (Sunday) and we were granted provisional release,” Gloria Senga, head of the Citizens’ Vigilance (Vigi) movement, told AFP. “We […]

Dasuki’s Trial To Continue In His Absence- channelstv - 02:46 Mon 19 of Nov

File Photo: Sambo Dasuki   The trial of the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki will continue as the Judge, Justice Ahmed Mohammed, says he has not given any tangible reason to warrant his absence in court. The court’s decision on Monday followed an application by the prosecutor Mr Dipo Okpeseyi who had asked the […]

Telcoms service blackout imminent in Abuja, nine states- guardian - 02:46 Mon 19 of Nov

A possible blackout of telecommunication services is imminent in Abuja and nine other states. This is following the forceful closure of some telecom sites by Kogi State government. The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) Chairman, Gbenga Adebayo, who raised the issue today, listed other states to be affected to include Ekiti, Kwara […]

Navy arrests 52 vessels, 40 persons for alleged piracy- nigerialocalnews - 02:46 Mon 19 of Nov

The Force says some of the arrested persons are already facing prosecution. The post Navy arrests 52 vessels, 40 persons for alleged piracy appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

How Nigerian Army truncated judgement for unjustly dismissed officer- nigerialocalnews - 02:46 Mon 19 of Nov

National Industrial Court had slated Monday for judgement in case by an officer alleging improper sack by the army. The post How Nigerian Army truncated judgement for unjustly dismissed officer appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

NYSC Debunks Increase in Corps Members’ Monthly Allowance- thisdaylive - 02:40 Mon 19 of Nov

By Francis Sardauna in Katsina The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier-General Suleiman Kazaure, has debunked speculations of an increase in corps members’ monthly allowance, adding that an increment would only be done when there is a corresponding review of the proposed N30,000 national minimum wage. The NYSC boss, who spoke to […]

President Buhari salutes Goodluck Jonathan at 61- guardian - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

Goodluck Jonathan. PHOTO: Bloomberg President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan as he turns 61 on Nov. 20. The president, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, in Abuja on Monday, joined Nigerians in sending warm greetings to the former President. According to the president, the life journey […]

Erdogan, Putin celebrate key step in Russia-Turkey gas pipeline- guardian - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan (R) and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin shake hands on stage during a ceremony to mark the completion of the sea part of the TurkStream gas pipeline, in Istanbul, on November 19, 2018. (Photo by BULENT KILIC / AFP)Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday marked […]

Lindsay Lohan Shoots Her Shot At Tyga- guardian - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

This is no Parent Trap as Hollywood actress, Lindsay Lohan is not shy about getting flirty with rapper, Tyga on Instagram. The Mean Girls star might have taken a cue from Nicki Minaj who also recently shot her shot at Black Panther star, Michael B Jordan at the recently held MTV EMA. Lohan left a […]

Father’s Day: Fatherhood Truths No One Will Tell You- guardian - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

You wake up at 5:30 am to start on some official work before you hit the road to the office. Then your 11-month-old son rolls off onto your laptop instantly breaking the screen. Your mind is split into two: you are seething, perhaps, boiling inside of you about the money you have to spend repairing […]

Zambia police defend anti-graft protesters- guardian - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

Policemen clear debris from the streets in Lusaka, Zambia October 1, 2006. Zambian police fired tear gas and arrested 70 opposition supporters in the capital on Sunday as President Levy Mwanawasa widened his lead in an election the main challenger has labelled a “conspiracy” to rig the vote. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko (ZAMBIA)A senior Zambian police commander […]

Ebonyi community ostracise middle age man over alleged fetish activities- leadership - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

The people of Ebisike Ochienyim community in Amagu, Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi state yesterday astracise a middle aged man, one Mr.Nkwuda Oyagu over alleged fetish activities in the community. Some elderly men and youths of the community numbering over 30 were seen this morning while parading the man round the village square striped half […]

N30,000 minimum wage: President Buhari meets governors- nigerialocalnews - 02:39 Mon 19 of Nov

President Muhammadu Buhari meets behind closed doors with representatives of Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) over proposed N30,000 minimum wage. The post N30,000 minimum wage: President Buhari meets governors appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).