Welcome to EKOHOTBLOG roundup of top Major Nigerian headlines for today, Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said his administration’s development agenda was aimed at leveraging the population of the State for sustainable socio-economic development.
A 23-year old woman identified as Stella Peter has stabbed her husband to death over his refusal to give her enough money for their one-year-old daughter’s birthday party.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday charged members of the Police Service Commission to redouble their efforts in ensuring that the Nigeria Police Force delivers on its responsibilities.
The Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) has called on Nigerians to appeal to the Federal Government to implement the new minimum wage with adequate consequential adjustments to avoid the looming industrial crisis.
The Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, on Tuesday, warned the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against unauthorised use of his name as Chairman of the party’s Governors Forum to issue statements.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kogi, Prof. James Apam, on Tuesday, expressed worries over possible violence during the Nov. 16 governorship election in the state.
A Chief Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Zaria, Kaduna State, has remanded a housewife, Mrs Nnennaya Edmond, in prison for allegedly pouring hot water on a nursing mother and her 10-month-old baby.
Tony Dansu, the embattled Secretary of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) Chapter, has pleaded with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to come to the rescue of the dismissed executive members of the union.
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has forwarded the names of five women to the State House of Assembly as commissioner-nominees, including a 26-year-old Joana Nnazua Kolo from Edu Local Government Area of the state.
The Lagos State Government joined the rest of the world to celebrate the 2019 International Day for the preservation of Ozone Layer and urged all residents to be environment-friendly, stressing that the fight against abuse must be jointly pursued by both the government and citizens of the State.
The European Parliament on Tuesday approved outgoing IMF chief Christine Lagarde as the next boss of the European Central Bank, which last week announced massive stimulus for the sluggish eurozone despite divisions among its governors.
Defending Champion Liverpool lost 2-0 to Napoli as the Reds began their Champions League campaign with defeat in Group E opener.
Frank Lampard begins his Champions League campaign as a manager with a defeat Valencia claimed a 1-0 victory over the Blue at Stamford Bridge.
German Shot-stopper Marc-Andre ter Stegen was the hero of the night as he saved Marco Reus’ penalty Barcelona and Borussia Dortmund played a goalless draw in their Champions League opener in Group B
Popular Nollywood actress Shan George has laid curses on actor Femi Branch over an Instagram post that claimed that Actor’s guild of Nigeria (AGN) came to the actress’ aid while she had spine surgery.
Montia Sabbag who happens to be sex tape partner to American stand-up comedian, Kevin Hart has sued the actor for 60 million dollars.
Afro-Pop Singer Damini Ogulu, better known as Burna Boy, in an interview with WSHH’s Worldstar On Wax has revealed why police took over his Range Rover days after he purchased it.
The drama continues as Nollywood actresses Lizzy Anjorin takes another swipe at Toyin Abraham, calling her bastard.
Housemate Mercy has made it to the final week of Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) show without eviction fears as she purchased immunity with Bet9ja coins obtained in the show.
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