Edo: Factional Lawmakers List Obaseki’s Sins In Letter To Malami

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has been accused of some wrongdoings in a letter forwarded to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) by the 14 elected members of the Edo State House of Assembly who were not sworn in since the inauguration of the Assembly in 2019. […]

NDDC Asks Senator Nwaoboshi To Refund N2.5bn Within Two Weeks

The lawmaker representing Delta North Senatorial District, Peter Nwaoboshi, has been directed by the Niger Delta Development Commission, to refund the sum of N2.5bn for contracts his companies allegedly failed to deliver. NDDC, however, did not state the names of the companies in the letter forwarded to Senator Nwaoboshi on Thursday. The commission which is […]

Edo/Ondo Governorship Elections: US Government Tells Nigeria It Is Worried

The United States government has expressed concerns about the recent political developments in Edo and Ondo ahead of the governorship elections in the two states. Particularly, the American government noted that it is worried about the violence, and the interference of security personnel in politics, ahead of the governorship elections in the states. It, however, […]

Husband Kills His Wife Of 53 Years With A Hammer Over Insecurity

A 78-year-old man has reportedly been arrested by police for allegedly killing his wife over insecurity. Naija News understands that a marriage of fifty-three years ended horribly after the man allegedly used a hammer on his 74-year old wife. It was reported that Mr James Flora, a resident in Washington had attacked his wife just […]

16 Dead, 123 Severely Injured As Flight Carrying Stranded Citizens Crash-lands At Calicut Airport (Photos)

Air India Express flight provisioned to convey stranded people from other countries back to their countries as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, has crashed landed. According to reports from different sources, not less than 16 people have died including the two pilots from the horrible incident which happened on Friday, August 7. It was […]

Latest Npower News In Nigeria For Today, Saturday, 8th August 2020

Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of the latest Npower news in Nigeria for today Saturday, 8th August 2020. Here the latest Npower news in Nigeria today… 1. 2,000 Npower Beneficiaries Storm Aso Rock, Table Fresh Request Before Buhari At least 2,000 Npower beneficiaries held a ‘Thank You Rally’ to Aso Rock, Nigeria’s Presidential […]

Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Saturday, 8th August 2020

Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top Newspaper Headlines in Nigeria for today Saturday, 8th August 2020. Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines. 1. COVID-19: World Bank Set To Give Nigeria Another $114.28m The World Bank has approved a fresh grant of another $114.28 million to the Federal Government of Nigeria […]

Obaseki Must Allow Edo Assembly Operate Independently – Speaker

The factional Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Victor Edoror, has called on the state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, to allow the lawmakers to operate without interference. Edoror while speaking during the first plenary on Friday said, “it is high time the governor allowed the House to function independently so the gap created for […]

Latest Transfer News For Today, Saturday, 8th, August 2020

Welcome to the roundup of the latest Transfer news for today, Saturday, 8th August 2020. Tottenham eyeing up Emerson Tottenham is interested in signing Barcelona right-back Emerson this summer, according to Diario de Sevilla. With Serge Aurier reportedly in talks with AC Milan, Jose Mourinho is looking to bring a right-back to the club during […]

Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Saturday, 8th, August, 2020

This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria Today, Saturday, 8th, August 2020 Boko Haram: Why Buhari Must Not Sack Service Chiefs – Umahi Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said the sack of service chiefs may derail the fight against Boko Haram insurgents. Speaking in Abakaliki, capital of Ebonyi, during the groundbreaking ceremony of […]