Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Breaking News: SGF Speaks On Buhari Sacking Service Chiefs

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha has on Tuesday spoken in against those calling for the sack of Service...

Bandits killings: President Buhari ‘Takes Action,’ Sends Delegates To Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a delegate to commiserate with government and people of Katsina, following the recent attacks that claimed many lives in...

Emir Sanusi Blows Hot, Speaks On Northern Nigeria, Governor El-Rufai

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi, the Emir of Kano, has said the North will “destroy itself if it doesn’t change”. Eye9ja reports that Emir Sanusi stated this...

Aisha, Amaechi ‘At War’ Over Alleged Kidnap Attempt On Kaduna Train Station

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaign are at war of words over...

Presidency Reveals That Buhari, Family Under Fresh Attack

The President has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's President, his family, ministers and the service chiefs are now targets of a new drive...

Amotekun Commander Appears Before Ekiti Assembly With Juju-Designed Uniform (Photo)

A leader of the new security outfit, Amotekun, who is also believed to be a top Amotekun Commander on Monday, stormed the Ekiti State...

Emir Sanusi Finally Reveals Real Threat To Peace In Northern Nigeria

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi, Emir of Kano has revealed that illiteracy in the Northern part of Nigeria is the real threat to peace in the...

Watch ‘Amotekun Officials’ Train Inside Fire (Video)

Some Nigerians alleged to be Amotekun officials have been caught training inside a fire, Nigeria’s burgeoning online news platform. Eye9ja reports that Governors from Oyo,...

Gunmen Abduct Popular Professor, Journalist

Unknown gunmen have over the weekend, abducted two persons including a popular Professor who is also an Associate Professor with the University of Calabar. Eye9ja...

Most Read

150 Merry Christmas Messages, Wishes To Send To Friends, Family

Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the 25th day of the month of December, a day set aside for Christmas celebration for the year...

Boko Haram Attacks Babangida, Clashes With Nigerian Army In Damaturu

Operatives of the Nigerian and some insurgents of the Boko Haram on Sunday clashed in Damaturu, the Yobe state capital, Eye9ja understands.  Eye9ja reports that...

Full List Of New Nigerian Police Salary Structure

Eye9ja has obtained a list of new Nigerian Police salary structure approved by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. The new Nigerian Police salary structure offers...

Breaking News: Leah Sharibu ‘Gives Birth’ In Boko Haram Captivity

Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl, who was kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists in 2018, has reportedly given birth in Boko Haram captivity. A report...

President Buhari Reacts To Aisha’s Death

Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's President has sent his condolence message to the leader of the Tijjaniyya Movement, Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi over the death of...

President Buhari Gives Nigerian Military New Directive

Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's President on Friday directed the Police, military, paramilitary and other uniform agencies to patronise a fashion company known as DICON-Surcorporate Wear...

Labour Union To Embark On Mother Of All Strike Over New Minimum Wage

New minimum wage struggle might be approaching a fresh twist as organised Labour under the auspices of the Trade Union Side (TUS) of the...

News

Breaking News: SGF Speaks On Buhari Sacking Service Chiefs

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha has on Tuesday spoken in against those calling for the sack of Service...

Amotekun Commander Appears Before Ekiti Assembly With Juju-Designed Uniform (Photo)

A leader of the new security outfit, Amotekun, who is also believed to be a top Amotekun Commander on Monday, stormed the Ekiti State...

Emir Sanusi Finally Reveals Real Threat To Peace In Northern Nigeria

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi, Emir of Kano has revealed that illiteracy in the Northern part of Nigeria is the real threat to peace in the...

Emir Sanusi Blows Hot, Speaks On Northern Nigeria, Governor El-Rufai

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi, the Emir of Kano, has said the North will “destroy itself if it doesn’t change”. Eye9ja reports that Emir Sanusi stated this...

Watch ‘Amotekun Officials’ Train Inside Fire (Video)

Some Nigerians alleged to be Amotekun officials have been caught training inside a fire, Nigeria’s burgeoning online news platform. Eye9ja reports that Governors from Oyo,...

Aisha, Amaechi ‘At War’ Over Alleged Kidnap Attempt On Kaduna Train Station

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaign are at war of words over...

Former President Babangida Finally Speaks On Getting New Wife

Former Nigeria's President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, rtd, has confirmed rumours that he is searching for a new wife. Eye9ja reports that while the former...

Politics

Bandits killings: President Buhari ‘Takes Action,’ Sends Delegates To Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a delegate to commiserate with government and people of Katsina, following the recent attacks that claimed many lives in...

Presidency Reveals That Buhari, Family Under Fresh Attack

The President has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's President, his family, ministers and the service chiefs are now targets of a new drive...

Supreme Court Fixes Date For Ihedioha, Lyon Appeals

The Supreme Court is set to hear the application filed by Emeka Ihedioha, the Imo state Governor who was sacked from office by the...

Popular Nigerian Pastor Sends Heartbreaking Message To President Buhari

Senior Pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming of Jesus Christ Ministry, Pastor Adewale Giwa has sent a message to President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's President,...

US Threatens To Withdraw Abacha Loot

The United States Government has warned that it will recover the over $308 million looted and stashed abroad by former Head of State, the...

Group Unveils Fresh Plot To Overthrow Buhari

The youth wing of the apex socio-cultural Igbo group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, OYC, has alleged of a fresh plot by some Igbo...

Bayelsa: Oshiomhole Reveals APC’s Next Step As INEC Gives PDP’s Diri Certificate

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced fresh plans to seek a reversal of the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (lNEC) to...

Crime Watch

Gunmen Abduct Popular Professor, Journalist

Unknown gunmen have over the weekend, abducted two persons including a popular Professor who is also an Associate Professor with the University of Calabar. Eye9ja...

Woman Beats Step Daughter To Death In Rivers

An unidentified, middle-aged woman has been handcuffed and arrested after allegedly beating her stepdaughter to death in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. Eye9ja understands...

EFCC Arrests Fresh Set Of Yahoo Boys In Lagos

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters, fondly called Yahoo Boys in Lagos. Eye9ja reports that the...

Trouble As Lagos Task Force Breaks Into Homes To Seize Okada

Officials of the Lagos state task force, on Wednesday, broke into apartments at Iyana-Ipaja area of the state to seize motorcycles, Eye9ja understands. Eye9ja learned...

Happening Now: Senate Meets IGP Behind Closed-Door

The Senate in the afternoon hours of Wednesday, received the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu into the chamber to brief lawmakers on the...

EFCC Arrests Top Government Official Over Alleged Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nigeria's anti-graft agency has arrested a top government official in Benue over his alleged involvement in a...

Irate Mob Sets Robbers Ablaze In Calabar

An angry mob in Calabar, the capital city of Cross River State on Monday nabbed, set ablaze robbers suspected to be terrorizing some parts...

Sports

Yobo Gets New Appointment As Super Eagles Assistant Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has appointed Joseph Yobo as Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Eye9ja reports. Eye9ja reports that with the new appointment Yobe replaces...

Popular Nigerian Football Head Coach Dies

Former Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Plateau United Football Club of Jos has been thrown into mourning mood following the dead of its Head...

Coronavirus: Manchester United Drop Odion Ighalo From Squad Over (See Why)

Manchester United have dropped newly signed striker, Odion Ighalo, from their trip to Spain for a training camp, Eye9ja reports. It was learned that the...

FIFA Ban: Samson Siasia Begs For Financial Assistance

Former super eagles coach, Samson Siasia said he needs the support of all Nigerians to raise a sum of £250,000, Eye9ja reports. Eye9ja understands that...

Premier League Announces Changes To Summer Transfer Window (Full Details)

Clubs in the English Premier League have agreed to change the summer transfer deadline to the beginning of September. Eye9ja learned that the transfer window...

Buhari Makes Fresh Appointment

President Muhammadu Buhari has made a fresh appointment of former Super Eagles striker, Daniel Amokachi as the nation’s Football Ambassador. Eye9ja reports that in a...

Again! Nigerian Footballer, Christian Obodo, Mother Escape Death

Ex-Super Eagles Midfielder, Christian Obodo, and his mother survived on Sunday, January 26, escaped death after a ghastly auto accident in Delta State. Eye9ja reports...

Entertainment

Trouble As Churchill Sues Tonto Dikeh, Demands N500m As Damages (See Suit Documents)

Tonto Dikeh must just be in fresh trouble as her ex-husband, Olakunle Oladunni Churchill, has filed a lawsuit in Abuja against the Nollywood actress,...

I might be getting married soon, the way things are going – Teni

Popular Nigerian singer, Teni Apata recently known as billionaire, has made it known that she may be getting married soon. According to the ”billionaire’ crooner,...

Romantic Valentine Messages For Him and Her

There is one special day each year that is dedicated to Love. On this Valentine’s Day, utilize some special quotations in order to make...

Popular Veteran Musician, Victor Abimbola Olaiya Dies

Popular veteran musician, Victor Abimbola Olaiya dies at the age of 89, Eye9ja reports. Eye9ja understands that Victor Abimbola Olaiya Dies after he clocked 89...

Nollywood Actress, Nkechi Blessing Reveals Real Identity Of Her Sugar Daddy

Popular Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing Sunday her revealed her sugar daddy whom she claims is responsible for her flamboyant lifestyle.  Eye9ja reports that the popular...

Valentine Special: Do These To Find Perfect Love This Valentine

As the world celebrates Valentine come Friday, February 14, many seem excited especially when they realize the fact that they will be rocking their...

Top 10 Romance Movies for Valentine’s Day

Good day to you all and welcome to another opportunity to celebrate love this Valentine today, February 14, 2020. A happy Valentine celebration to you,...

Business

Couple Wins N1.5M Wedding Reception In TECNO Blue Valentine

Tobi and Patrick will forever cherish this momentous occasion in their hearts as the duo has won for themselves a N1.5M wedding reception fully...

UBA, USAID Sign MoU To Expand Trade, Investment In Africa

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) has signed Memorandum of Understanding with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to boost African trade and investment...

Heritage Bank: Court Summons Wema Bank Chairman, MD, Four Others

A Federal High Court in Lagos has summoned six top officials of Wema Bank Plc following contempt proceedings initiated against them by Heritage Bank...

UBA Makes New Vow To Customers 

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has promised its customers that it will continually strive through innovative ways to enhance its service delivery. Eye9ja...

Access Bank Breaks Silence, Speaks On EFCC’s Arrest Of MD, Herbert Wigwe

Access Bank on Friday debunked claims that its Managing Director, Herbert Wigwe was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). The report making...

Aliko Dangote Replies Shatta Bandle Who Claims To Be Richer Than Him

Aliko Dangote, the richest man in Africa has responded in an interview to Shatta Bandle, popular Ghanaian musician who claims to be richer than...

Pastor Adeboye Blasts Buhari Govt Over VAT Increase

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has cautioned against the plans to hike Value Added Tax...

World

Valentine Goes Bad As Five Tourists Die In Boat Mishap

At least five persons have died after a tourist boat capsized in south-eastern Bangladesh on Friday, a day the world set aside to celebrate...

Donald Trump Confirms Killing Of Al-Qaeda Leader Qassim Al-Rimi

US President Donald Trump has disclosed that he ordered the killing of al-Rimi during a counter-terrorism operation in Yemen. Eye9ja reports that this comes after...

Qassem Al-Rimi, Leader Of The Al-Qaeda Group killed By US

The United States announced on Thursday that it had “eliminated” Qassem al-Rimi, the Yemeni leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (Aqpa), a jihadist...

US House of Reps Reveals Next Step Against Trump

Democrats in the United States House of Representatives have revealed that they would be continuing with investigations into activities of President Donald Trump. Eye9ja recalls...

U.S Reacts To Killing Of Protesters In Iraq

The United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has expressed outrage over the killing of eight “peaceful protesters” in Iraq on Wednesday. Eye9ja reports that...

Trump’s Latest Travel Ban, An Attack On Africans- Opal Tometi

Opal Tometi is a human rights defender and one of three women co-founders of #BlackLivesMatter. Born to Nigerian immigrants in Arizona, she has been...

The Only Thing Trump Learned From Impeachment- By David Axelrod,

David Axelrod, a senior CNN political commentator and host of "The Axe Files," was senior adviser to President Barack Obama and chief strategist for...

Opinion

What Presidency Said About Buhari’s Daughter, Hanna Flying Presidential Jet

The Nigerian Presidency on Saturday reacted to reports that President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter flew a presidential jet for her private business. Eye9ja understands that Buhari’s...

Femi Gbajabiamila Faces Fresh Impeachment Threat

Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives seems to be facing an impeachment threat by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA). Eye...

Nigeria Should Reject Netanyahu’s Impending Visit By Yusuf Aweda

The impending visit of Israeli Prime Minister to Nigeria for the first time in 61 years would bring a greater dent to what is...

President Muhammadu Buari Reacts as Nigeria Outshines South Africa

Unemployment Rate in Nigeria increased to 23.10 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 22.70 percent in the second quarter of 2018. The...