Good day, and welcome to the Concise News roundup of the top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today Friday, November 22nd, 2019.
The Federal Government has released a template for minimum wage payment.
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the issuance of a Sovereign Guarantee N200bn loan to the Bank of Industry (BoI), Concise News has learned.
Lauretta Onochie, President Muhammadu Buhari's aide on Social Media, has condemned Queen's College over the viral video of its student with eyelashes, Concise News reports.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the Certificate of Return to Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.
Every Children's Day is a time to reflect on these precious gifts that God has given to mankind and to send wishes, messages, and prayers to them to show your love.
Good day, and welcome to the Concise News roundup of the top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today Thursday, November 21st, 2019.
Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, has described a viral sex tape of ex-students as a "sad commentary on the moral decadence that has assailed our society at large".
As a leaked video of two young persons having sex surfaced on social media platforms and got people talking on Wednesday, the authorities of Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria have exclusively told Concise News they are coming up with a statement soon.
There were mixed reactions over the viral video of a mother of a Queen’s College student has attacking security guards of the school over alleged abuse of her daughter.
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Kogi State governorship election results, as announced by officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), have started trickling in from the various local government areas of the State.
The Kano State Government says it still recognizes the new Emirs as first-class monarchs in their respective kingdoms despite a State High Court ruling which nullified the creation of four additional Emirates in the state.
The UN Special Representative for West Africa and Sahel, Amb. Mohammed Ibn-Chambers has restated commitments to support Nigeria to combat insurgency in the northeast and Lake Chad Basin.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Thursday, told the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) suspend its planned conference on witchcraft.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced the establishment of an Electronic Certificate Management System that will enable candidates request for their certificates.
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MCBAN) has congratulated Governor Yahaya Bello for emerging victorious in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State, Concise News reports.
The Police in Katsina State on Thursday confirmed the arrest of one Mudasiru Tanimu,18, for allegedly poisoning some guests at a wedding ceremony in Barhim village of Bagarawa Local Government Area of the state.
Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) is set to launch a "mobile network" in the United Kingdom (UK), Concise News reports.
A Counsel to the leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Barrister Aloy Ejimakor has expressed his reservations about the reported feud between former President Goodluck Jonathan and sitting governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson, Concise News reports.
The installation of four additional Emirs in Kano State has been nullified by the state High Court, Concise News reports.
The Nigerian Senate has approved the request by President Muhammadu Buhari to increase Value-Added Tax (VAT) from 5 percent to 7.5 percent.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would have won the Kogi governorship election if it had elected Bode Thomas as its National Chairman, Concise News reports.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday issued a Certificate of Return to the Bayelsa State Governor-elect, David Lyon.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Jackson Ojo has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari's successor would come from the north.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed to challenge the outcome of last Saturday’s governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States in court.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State has told Governor Seriake Dickson to blame himself for the loss of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday's governorship election.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will hold an emergency meeting on Wednesday (today) in Abuja.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will hold an emergency meeting today (Wednesday) to deliberate on its loss in Saturday’s governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States.
Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State has described his victory at the Appeal Court judgment as a reaffirmation of confidence in the judicial system.
English Premier League (EPL) club, Tottenham Hotspur Head Coach, Jose Mourinho is eyeing in-form young Super Eagles of Nigeria striker, Victor Osimhen after poaching two members of Lille coaching staff, according to reports in France, Concise News reports.
Unai Emery has admitted he is surprised by Jose Mourinho taking up Tottenham's coaching job from Mauricio Pochettino as the latter did an amazing job.
Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa is set to sponsor one hundred students of the Skyline University Kano, Kano State, Concise News reports.
A former Golden Eaglets star who played at the 1985 U-17 World Cup Chukwumah Nwaoha is critically down with a liver disease, Concise News has learned.
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has said the clubs he coached including Chelsea, and Real Madrid did not have structures to develop young talents.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare says the issue of contract extension for Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr lies with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
THE Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said they have nothing to hide by a request by the Minister of Youths and Sports Sunday Dare to provide an explanation over the poor performances of Nigerian teams.
David Adeleke, better known as Davido, is a multiple-award wining singer from Ede, Osun state Nigeria and was born on November 21, 1992.
DMW boss, Davido's babymamas, Sophia Momodu and Amanda have thrown some jabs at each other on Instagram, over plastic surgery rumours.
Nigerian singer, Tobechukwu Okoh, better known as Peruzzi has been accused of a breach of contract by his former record label, Golden Boy Entertainment.
The road to success is usually not smooth as expected and as such, legendary music producer, Don Jazzy has recounted how he almost gave up at the genesis of the record label.
South African singer, AKA has celebrated the cancellation of African Unite Concert, where Burna Boy is expected to perform.
Brand Influencer and Davido’s first baby mama, Sophia Momodu, has revealed how her trust issues increased since her former house help stole their daughter, Imade's international passport.
The Chairman of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Tony Elumelu has said job creation, and inclusive growth are areas which African development agenda should be focused on.
The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM), says the current hike in price of cooking gas might persist if activities of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Terminal Owners and Off Takers is not checked.
The finance bill submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari will ensure that dividends paid from the profits of oil companies will no longer be tax-exempt if passed by the National Assembly.
Poultry farmers have called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to re-open the country's land borders, urging him to shut it permanently.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed banks and other financial institutions to stop the sale of treasury bills to individuals and small firms with effect from November 29.
McDonald’s on Sunday said its Chief Executive Officer has left the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee.
Some cross-border businessmen on Sunday say they were discussing with companies from Cote d’Ivoire to establish branches in Nigeria to retain their patronage.
The National Union of Chemical Footwear Rubber Leather and Non-Metallic Products Employees (NUCFRLANMPE) on Saturday said that the recent border closure by the Federal Government was threatening the jobs of its members.
As Nigeria's borders remain closed, Mustapha Shehuri, the Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development on Saturday reassured farmers on accessibility of better farming equipment and government support.
The mega crude oil refinery being built by Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote will be ready for commissioning at the beginning of 2021, with production reaching full capacity by the end of the first half of the year.
A Sri Lanka court on Thursday nullified all corruption charges against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Concise News reports.
The president of Catalonia’s regional government, Quim Torra went on trial in Barcelona on Monday for “disobedience” after refusing to remove separatist symbols from public buildings.
Sri Lanka’s former defence chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as the country’s new president after a record election victory, officials said.
Pope Francis is set to visit Hiroshima in Japan, the site of the world’s only atomic attacks, to seek a ban on nuclear weapons.
President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted an attack against the former US ambassador to Ukraine while she was in the middle of testifying in his impeachment probe, prompting her to complain she was being intimidated.
The first public hearings in the impeachment inquiry, against President Donald Trump, are set to begin on Wednesday, as Democrats step up their public campaign over what they see as an abuse of power by the White House.
A Nigerian, Kenneth Obiajulu-Okonkwo, and five other Africans have been selected among 10 startups by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says the National Union of Journalists (NUJ), Guild of Editors and their members have more to gain with the Federal Government’s plan to sanitise the social media space.
The Federal Government has promised to equip 200,000 youths with basic, intermediate and advance digital skills in the areas of web design and management, software training and cloud computing in the next two years.
A member of Twitter board Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has said that young Nigerian people give her hope every day.
Twitter CEO and co-founder, Jack Dorsey arrived in Nigeria on Thursday evening as part of his listening and learning tour across Africa.
Infinix Mobility, Makers of Infinix phones, on Wednesday, Nov. 6 launched its latest flagship phones, Infinix S5 and Infinix S5 Lite in Lagos, Nigeria.
Google has launched a new Traffic tab on Google Maps in Lagos to help users manage their movement in Nigeria's commercial capital notorious for traffic gridlocks.
China, one of the biggest manufacturers of bitcoin mining gear, has decided against eliminating the mining of the cryptocurrency, the state planner has indicated.
Nigeria's Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has vowed to ensure that prices of mobile data services go down in the country.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it has given Novartis the go-ahead to begin marketing Adakveo, otherwise known as crizanlizumab for sickle cell therapy.
Dr Olatoye Ogundipe, a gynecologist, on Wednesday, says the gender of a child is not determined by the sex position or duration contrary to beliefs by some people.
A Pharmacist, Mrs Rotkang Okunlola, has cautioned Nigerians against drinking water (sachet, bottled and dispensing jugs) and soft drinks that are kept under the sun, saying that this could be detrimental to their health.
A Consultant Gynaecologist, Dr Richardson Ajayi, has advised medical doctors to always draw a line between their job and the quest to make profit running private medical outfits.
A Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Anthony Okonkwo, on Wednesday called on Nigerians to cut down on the consumption of livestock products to reduce the effects of methane on humans.
Authorities in DR Congo say health workers battling Ebola in the country have been attacked 300 times, leaving six dead and 70 wounded since the start of the year in three provinces.
Although Nigerians unanimously condemned xenophobic attacks against its citizens in South Africa, worst forms of xenophobic attacks are launched by Nigerians against fellow country men, writes in Public affairs commentator Reuben Rine.
Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Arsenal on Monday night at Old Trafford condemned the twenty-time English Premier League (EPL) champions to their worst start to a season for 30 years.
It is 59 years since Nigeria gained its independence from Britain, but the country is still depending upon Albion, Usania, and other advanced countries.