Presidential aspirant and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal, has been confirmed as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.
Alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, has alleged that the police hid him inside toilet when human rights lawyer Femi Falana came to see him at police station.
The Senate has hinted that it may set up an ad-hoc committee to probe the alleged mismanagement of N33bn by the Presidential Intervention Programme for the North-East, on resumption from its one-week recess.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Sunday, Nov. 18th.
African Champions, the Super Falcons of Nigeria, have lost their opening group game at the ongoing 11th edition of the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON18).
The refusal of the National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, to accept Gov. Ibikunle Amosun's preferred choice of governorship candidate in Ogun State has worsened the crisis rocking the party in the state.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has disclosed that he is yet to benefit anything from the President Muhammadu Buhari administration despite the money he spent on his campaign in 2015.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said some well-meaning Igbo leaders asked him to disregard southeast leaders' backing of ex-vice-president Atiku Abubakar for Nigeria's highest office in 2019.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five Chief Executive officers and two Executive Directors of some Federal Agencies.
As the Super Eagles trade tackles with Bafana Bafana in Matchday 5 of the 2019 Afcon qualifier, Nigerians can watch the match live from their homes.
The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has reacted to viral reports that ‘real’ President Muhammadu Buhari is ‘dead’
ISIS and operatives from its affiliates, including Boko Haram have almost perfected plans in turning ‘civilian’ drones into deadly weapons of warfare, expert intelligence and counter-terrorism evaluations from the United States have warned.
A Nigerian man has cried out for help after he mistakenly transferred N1m to an Uber driver as payment for a trip.
An arrested leader of robbery gang, Ibrahim Kazeem, said his wife‘s constant demand for money is responsible for his decision of becoming an armed robber.
The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it had killed one of the leaders of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP).
The leader of the proscribe IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has called on Israel to lead the prosecution of Nigeria over the alleged killing of Ipob members.
Governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has revealed that he does not have bank account in any part of the world.
The Kaduna State chapter of the Association of Commercial sex workers have commended Gov El-Rufai for lifting the curfew imposed in the state.
Senator Shehu Sani has described Atiku Abubakar's promise to sell off part of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as "dangerous."
A comprehensive list of six hundred and eleven candidates from various political parties contesting the thirty-two seats in the Oyo State House of Assembly has emerged.
Tunji Olawuyi, winner of Kwara bye-election has described his victory at Saturday’s Ekiti/Isin/Oke-Ero and Irepodun federal constituency bye-election in Kwara State as a victory for the people of the state.
Former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna Dr Muhammad Sani-Bello has officially joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
APC chairman Adams Oshiomhole says his party will focus on character and integrity of candidates in its campaign messages for the 2019 elections.
Novak Djokovic crushed Kevin Anderson with a masterclass performance to set up a title decider at the ATP Finals against Alexander Zverev, who ousted Roger Federer.
Gareth Southgate is set to leave out Dele Alli for England's crunch Nations League match against Croatia on Sunday, according to Sky sources.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday congratulated the Super Eagles for qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Cameroon.
Nigerian Twitter on Saturday went into a frenzy after Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho failed to score in the Super Eagles game against South Africa.
Coach Gernot Rohr has named Ikechukwu Ezenwa to man the Super Eagles goal in a Group E 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with South Africa in Johannesburg.
Former Nigeria international Mutiu ''headmaster'' Adepoju says the Super Eagles have already qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Nollywood actor, Osita Iheme popularly known as pawpaw has knocked out rumours of him being in a relationship with reality TV star, Nina.
Following the subtle shade by Nollywood actress, and mother of one, Tonto Dikeh with her ex-husband, the actress has again shaded the father of her son.
Popular Nollywood actor, Funsho Adeolu has revealed Yoruba actors do not have six-packs because of their busy work schedule.
Veteran comedian and brand influencer, Ali Baba, has again through an open letter to the president addressed some issues facing the country.
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh and her ex-husband Olakunle Churchill took swipes at each other earlier today on Instagram.
Amidst the celebration of their 5th wedding anniversary, Nigerian singer, Peter Okoye has reportedly thrown a Jab at his twin, Paul Okoye.
Alleged owner of Instablo9ja, John Abayomi has called on Linda Ikeji to tender an apology on her blog site within forty-eight hours or risk legal action.
Singer Peter Okoye and his wife, Lola, have spent five years together. And the mother of two children did not hesitate to thank her hubby for always being there for her and the kids.
Popular radio presenter and Convener of the #FreeTheSheeple, Daddy Freeze, has condemned actress Patience Ozokwor's call on Christians to change their wardrobe if they are genuinely born again.
The governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele, has described the report that Nigeria’s rice import has increased by 400,000 tonnes as "fake news."
Nigeria will be the world second largest rice buyer in 2019, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has projected. The USDA said in its latest Rice...
The statistician-general of the federation Yemi Kale, the federal government has not released money for the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) to complete the unemployment report.
Reports have pointed out that the International Monetary Fund’s prediction of a weak revenue generation for Nigeria in the short term may have some implications. According...
Oil prices hit its lowest point since December 2017 on Tuesday, with the United States West Texas Intermediate (WTI) losing $2 in less than 30 minutes to sell at $55.12.
US President Donald Trump has called on reporters to act with ''decorum'' in future pressers after a court ordered the White House to return CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the brutal killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul last month, according to the CIA, the Washington Post reports.
The number of missing in Californian wildfires has risen to 631, as authorities added hundreds of names to the lists of the unaccounted for Thursday.
Two leaders of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were on Friday found guilty of genocide.
At least 42 passengers have been confirmed dead after a suspected gas tank exploded on a bus in Zimbabwe, the police have said on Friday.
Russia warned France that it must recognize its peace efforts in CAR as negotiations continued on a contentious UN Security Council resolution.
Facebook is defending itself from multiple allegations leveled against it in Thursday's bombshell New York Times report.
Facebook has started a rollout of an "Unsend" feature for Messenger, letting users delete messages within 10 minutes of sending.
Tesla has cut prices on its residential solar systems by as much as 25 percent in a bid to lift lagging sales after the company streamlined its sales and marketing organization
Instagram has announced three new features that make it easier to buy and sell products on the platform.
The International Business Machines Corporation is to spend 25 million dollars in Nigeria and some other African countries for youth empowerment in the next few years.
Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware to $120 per share, still way short of the $300 price suggested by activist investor Carl Icahn.
Yoshitaka Sakurada, who was recently appointed Japan’s recently cybersecurity and Olympics minister has told parliament he has never used a computer in his life.
A programme to help human trafficking victims get behind-the-scenes jobs at Apple stores has been announced by the American tech company.
Health Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo has suspended efforts to fight an Ebola outbreak in DR Congo’s restive eastern Beni region.
Dr. Maymunah Kadiri, has advised married women to have regular sex with their spouses in order to prevent depression and gain happiness.
The chief medical director (CMD) of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Temitope Alonge, says the deaths recorded as a result of cardiovascular diseases is rising.
A study released on Tuesday by the University of Exeter reveals that obesity or being overweight can cause depression even when no other health problems exist.
A 2018 global family planning report has revealed that Nigeria recorded 1,371,000 unwanted pregnancies in 2018 alone.
A Consultant in Reproductive Endocrinology, Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, has urged Nigerians to cultivate the habit of eating local foods to prevent diseases such as diabetes.
The Federal Ministry of Health has said that about Twenty to Thirty per cent of Nigerians suffer from mental illness.
A local immunisation official, Aliyu Abubakar, has disclosed that use of packets of indomie noodle as social mobilisation strategy is boosting polio immunisation in Dange-Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto state.
The Pharmacist Council of Nigeria says it has sealed 358 medicine premises in Taraba State during its 35th outing covering about 30 states in the country.
Atiku's greatest advantage over Buhari, bequeathed to him by the president on a platter of gold, is his thinking capacity called IQ. The greatest advantage Buhari has made available to Atiku in their mutual but conflicting bid to be president (at the expense of the other) is Buhari's lower IQ.
When the 3 years of loot for election in Buhari's favour, are removed from Atiku's cumulative and 32 concurrent years of stealing or loot for elections, that consist of the wasted PDP years, added to the wasted IBB years added to Atiku Abubakar's years of loot, the difference would be +29 in Atiku's favour (the break down is in Advantage 6 below).