The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has put on hold supplementary elections in Brass Constituency 1 in Bayelsa State, following a court order.
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says his moral authority plays a role in his ability to influence elections.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Saturday, March 23rd, 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari has dismissed allegation that he is trying to force his will on Nigerians during the supplementary elections on Saturday.
Kano Governorship Supplementary Election: Live Updates From Concise Election Monitoring Room/ Live Reports
Welcome to Concise election monitoring room in Kano, Nigeria as elections will hold in some parts of the state to decide who becomes the next governor of the state.
Bauchi Governorship Supplementary Election: Live Updates From Concise Election Monitoring Room/ Live Reports
Welcome to Concise election monitoring room in Bauchi, Nigeria as elections will hold in some parts of the state to decide who becomes the next governor of the state.
Sokoto Governorship Rerun Election: Live Updates From Concise Election Monitoring Room/ Live Reports In Sokoto
Welcome to Concise election monitoring room in Sokoto, Nigeria as elections will hold in some parts of the state to decide who becomes the next governor of the state.
Benue Governorship Supplementary Election: Live Updates From Concise Election Monitoring Room/ Live Reports
Welcome to Concise election monitoring room in Benue, Nigeria as elections will hold in some parts of the state to decide who becomes the next governor of the nation’s Food Basket state.
DMW Boss and multiple-award winner, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has congratulated the people of Osun state following a tribunal which favours Ademola Adeleke
The presidential candidate of the PDP in the 2019 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated Senator Ademola Adeleke after the tribunal declared him winner of the 2018 Osun governorship election.
The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja is currently delivering judgment on the petition filed by the PDP and its candidate in the September 2018 election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, challenging the declaration of the APC and its candidate, Gboyega Oyetola, as the winner of the poll.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Friday, March 22nd, 2019.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria are seeking to end their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification on a winning note as battle Seychelles this Friday.
Blackface, a member of the defunct group, Plantashun Boiz has given the conditions that can bring an end to his saga with 2face Idibia.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has struck out a suit filed against Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, Femi Fani-Kayode and others over the whereabouts of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar should withdraw his court case over the election, according to Prophet Anthony Nwoko.
Suspected political thugs on Saturday burnt electoral materials and overpowered security officials in Chito, the headquarters of Azendeshi ward in Ukum LGA of Benue State.
People Democratic Party Governorship candidate in Ekiti state, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, vows to reclaim his mandate at the tribunal following Ademola Adeleke's Victory in Osun state.
Several reactions have trailed a comment made by a chieftain of the NURTW, MC Oluomo Akinsanya, that members of the union are professionals like those in law, engineering and the rest.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) agents clashed at Gama Wards with 83 polling units in Kano over alleged vote-buying.
Voters in Bauchi chased out politicians from disrupting the process at Kagadama polling unit in Dass Local Government Area of the state.
Some journalists escaped been lynched by hoodlums during the supplementary Governorship election in Kano State on Saturday.
One person has been reportedly killed and houses burnt in Ussa Local Government Area of Taraba State on Friday evening.
A chieftain of the National Union of Road Transportation Workers (NURTW), MC Oluomo Akinsanya, has said members of the union are professionals like those in law, engineering and the rest.
The Nsukka Catholic Diocese has confirmed the death of a student, allegedly electrocuted on Thursday night at the Queen of Rosary Secondary School, Nsukka.
President Muhammadu Buhari has signed Engineers (Registration etc) Amendment Bill, 2019 which stops the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) from posting graduates of engineering to teach.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the re-run governorship election ongoing across the 28 local government areas of the state.
The Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that the All Progressives Congress is planning to rig the outcome of the Bwari Area Council rerun election scheduled to hold on Saturday.
Plateau Governorship Supplementary Election: Live Updates From Concise Election Monitoring Room/ Live Reports
Welcome to Concise election monitoring room in Plateau, Nigeria as the people of the Northcentral state troop out to choose the governor for the next four years, following the inconclusive March 9 elections.
The Governorship candidate of the APC, in Abia State, Uche Ogah, has dismissed the insinuation that he sold his mandate to the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.
The Governor-elect of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has congratulated Ademola Adeleke over his victory at the Osun State Election Tribunal.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Innocent Nomeh, contesting for the Ezza North West state constituency, has withdrawn from the supplementary election.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the victory of the party's governorship candidate in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, at the Election Tribunal as a win for democracy.
Governor Gboyega Oyetola has said he is heading to the Court of Appeal following the judgement by a tribunal in Osun, upturning his victory at the state governorship election.
Senator George Akume has declared that Governor Samuel Ortom and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are bound to lose Saturday’s supplementary election to the All Progressives Congress (APC) despite their loud boasts and expression of confidence.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun says it will appeal the tribunal judgment that declared Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party winner of the 2018 governorship election in Osun.
Argentina suffered a shock 3-1 defeat to Venezuela on Friday as Lionel Messi made his first international appearance since the 2018 World Cup.
Raheem Sterling scored his maiden international hat-trick as the Three Lions of England humiliated the Czech Republic 5-0 in 2020 Euro qualifier.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said he left out Kelechi Iheanacho from the squad for the matches against Seychelles and Egypt so he can force his way into the Leicester City team.
The Bulgaria midfielder Todor Nedelev netted a doubtful late penalty kick to secure a 1-1 home draw in their Euro 2020 opening, qualifier against Montenegro.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria ended their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification series with a 3-1 win over Seychelles in Asaba, Delta state on Friday.
Nigeria’s U23 national team Head Coach, Imama Amapakabo is optimistic of turning the tide against Libya in the second leg of their U23 African Nations Cup qualifier to be played in Asaba on Monday
Nigeria’s duo of Aruna Quadri and Bode Abiodun will be facing the biggest battle of their career this season as they lead their Portuguese club – Sporting into the second leg semifinal of the ETTU Cup against star-studded French side – GV Hennebont.
Former Everton and Manchester United captain says he cannot bear the thought of Liverpool winning the Premier League title this season
Alexandra Asogwa Amuche popularly known as Alex Unusual is a model, dancer, actress, fashion enthusiast and former BBNaija third runner up housemates says people shouldn't thinks that celebrities are perfect.
The former housemate of Big Brother (BBNaija) of 'Double Wahala' Season Nina Chinonso Onyenobi took to her Instagram page two hour ago saying People's opinion, views don't pay bills.
The former Big Brother (BBNaija) housemates of 'Double Wahala Season, Alex and Cee-C have reconciled their difference in regards to the video that surfaced on social media.
Alex who burst into tears during the show expressed anger that she had been trying to resolve her rift with fellow housemate, Cee-c but all efforts proved abortive.
BBNaija star Alex's manager, Naomi Adenuga, has berated Tobi Bakre for telling Miracle about the alleged sex he had with her client in their hotel room in South Africa.
Big Brother Naija 2018 winner, Miracle issued a warning to his ex-girlfriend, Nina, Cee-C, and Alex, not bring himself and his friends into their lies and propaganda.
Nigerian Afro-fusion artiste, better known as Burna Boy, has teamed up with DJDS, American production duo, to drop a new joint EP titled, ‘Steel & Copper.’
An upcoming Nigerian singer, identified as Official Bad Boy JP, has accused Wizkid, his music producer and Teni of stealing a song he did a long time ago.
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has reacted to statement by her estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill, who said he met her at a night club.
The President's wife, Aisha Buhari, has lauded the Chairman of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Tony Elumelu, for transforming the lives of young entrepreneurs.
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has advised the federal government against increasing Value Added Tax (VAT) rate.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has stopped his visits to markets across the country for the Tradermoni scheme of the Federal Government.
Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, on Tuesday called on Nigerians to be ready for an increase in Value Added Tax (VAT) by between 35 and 50 per cent in 2019.
The Spirit of Dubai Parfums has unveiled the world’s most expensive and luxury unisex perfume, Shumukh, valued at Dh4.752 million (₦471m).
Fast-rising Agritech startup, EZ-Farming has assured that its strategic agribusiness model of rapidly scaling small farms into commercial sizes and equipping the next generation of farmers.
New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern has reportedly been receiving death threat on social media.
Nigerian Imam, Alabi Lateef Zirullah is still visibly pained by the horrific killing last week Friday of 50 persons at two mosques in New Zealand by a gunman named Brenton Tarrant.
Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyan President on Friday suspended his social media accounts citing infiltration by unauthorised individuals.
Three teenage schoolgirls in Burundi have been sent to prison to await trial for scribbling on a picture of President Pierre Nkurunziza in textbooks.
Barack Obama, Former United State President on Wednesday called upon Americans and citizens of the world to help families affected by the floods in the Midwest of the country, and Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa.
No fewer than five mosques in the English city of Birmingham were attacked overnight, police confirmed the incidence on Thursday in the latest spate of Islamophobic occurrences in Britain.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday attacked the mainstream media for being "so dishonest" in their reportage.
Facebook stored passwords for hundreds of millions of users in plain text, exposing them for years to anyone who had internal access to the files, according to Krebs on Security.
Facebook-owned Oculus has announced a new-generation Rift headset called the Oculus Rift S.
Telecommunications operators are considering a review of call tariff in selected states in the country, The Punch reports.
Google was on Wednesday fined 1.49 billion euros ($1.7 billion) for blocking rival online search advertisers, the third large European Union antitrust penalty for the Alphabet business in two only years.
Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp on Wednesday said they planned to produce electric vehicles (EVs) and compact cars for each other to better compete with fast-changing technologies in the global auto industry.
Facebook has agreed to change its paid advertising platform as part of a wide-ranging settlement to prevent discriminatory and “harmful” practices, the company and U.S. civil rights groups said on Tuesday.
Google announced on Tuesday that it would launch a browser-based video game streaming service dubbed Stadia that attempts to capitalize on the company’s cloud technology and global network of data centers this year.
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and ControL, said it has set a new regulation on marketing Code of breast milk substitute in the country.
The United Nations International Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) representative in Nigeria, Mr Mohamed Fall, disclosed over 3.6 million people lack access to potable water, sanitation and hygiene services in the country.
The Director-General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Moji Adeyeye on Thursday disclosed that the agency has confiscated and destroyed assorted contaminated food products in Sokoto State in February.
The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has advocated for more synergy among stakeholders to end the spread of tuberculosis epidemic in Nigeria.
A new study has found out that women who smoke weed frequently have more satisfying orgasms compared to females who don't smoke cannabis.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC has confirmed 53 new cases in Nigeria.
Dr Towoju Olumunyiwa, a medical practitioner, has called on Federal Government to embrace measures that could make Nigeria polio-free.
Nigeria Optometrists Association in Enugu State has urged its members in hospitals to offer free eye tests in its efforts at eradicating glaucoma.