The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed corruption charges against a former governor of Ekiti State Ayodele Fayose.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Saturday, October 20th.
The leader of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu will on Sunday make a live broadcast.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has threatened to leave Nigeria after the death of its aid worker Hauwa Liman.
Nigeria's electoral umpire, INEC, says it will not extend the deadline for submission of list of candidates by political parties for the 2019 general election.
Saudi Arabia has announced the dismissal of a high-ranking intelligence officer as it said that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a fight in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, has come out of hiding nine months after the military invasion of his community in Abia State, southeast Nigeria.
Clips of Shilekunola Moronke Naomi, the new queen of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, performing deliverance in the church have emerged.
Daddy Freeze has reacted to the marriage of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, to prophetess Shilekunola Moronke Naomi.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Friday, October 19th.
The police have said they didn't receive a report to prosecute an ex-Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun's National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) certificate forgery.
President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his commitment to keeping the country united as he fights off terrorism and to make the economy better.
Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday visited some of the communities affected by floods in Rivers and Bayelsa states in the country's southern region.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said desertification is the cause of clashes between herdsmen and farmers in the country.
A political advocacy and sensitization movement, Project Victory Call Initiative, also known as PVC-Naija, has urged Nigerian students to champion political education ahead of the 2019 general elections in the country.
The commissioner of police, anti-fraud unit, Federal Criminal Investigation Intelligence Department (FCIID), Dan Okoro, says there are many cloned certificates and ATM cards in circulation.
The Nigerian Senate ad hoc committee has alleged that the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) extorts Muslims who go on pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
Doyin Okupe has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari has already lost to 2019 election to the candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar.
Former presidential aide Reno Omokri has mocked Power, Works and Housing Minister Babatunde Fashola for saying that he won't do magic to solve the nation's power issues.
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says some unknown persons in the party are trying to submit illegal names to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the 2019 general elections.
President Muhammadu Buhari says pregnant women and ordinary Nigerians will vote him back to power in Nigeria's 2019 general election.
Governor David Umahi has denied rejecting his appointment as the South-east campaign coordinator of the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has said he respects Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho as both sides face off in the Premier League.
African champion Aruna Quadri has been knocked out of the 2018 ITTF Men's World Cup in Paris.
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has said he is not interested in taking over the Argentina coaching job.
Europe's football's governing body, Uefa, have fined Manchester United a total of 15,000 euros (£13,200) for the late kick-off to their Champions League match against Valencia earlier in October.
Super Eagles star Henry Onyekuru will miss the team's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa in November.
South Africa captain Thulani Hlatshwayo has said his side will be facing a different and tougher Nigerian team in a 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Nigeria Professional Football League side, Plateau United Football Club of Jos has unveiled Abdul Isa Maikaba as its new Technical Adviser.
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists he will be on his best behaviour on his return to Stamford Bridge on Saturday, but hopes his side inflict Chelsea’s first defeat of the season.
Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac is focused on returning the German champions to winning ways, insisting they must stick to their guns at Wolfsburg on Saturday if they are to break their four-match winless streak.
Flyboy Inc record boss Kizz Daniel says he is not interested in being the “biggest” but the “greatest artiste ever liveth”.
The Brazilian Ambassador to Nigeria Ricardo Guerra de Araujo has said his country would soon pump $1.1 into Nigeria's agricultural sector.
Kaduna state has been ranked the number one in registering property and enforcing contracts in its latest ranking of doing business in Nigeria by the World Bank.
Human rights lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) on Thursday alleged that $12.7bn worth of crude oil was stolen from the country between 2011 and 2014.
Power, Works, and Housing Minister Babatunde Fashola has said the country is making progress in solving its electricity challenges.
The Nigerian government is not thinking about selling the Ajaokuta Steel Company in Kogi state, according to the nation's vice-president Yemi Osinbajo.
Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has called on women to deepen their participation in agriculture and make their voices heard.
Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Audu Ogbeh has said the federal government would ensure that women get improved agricultural inputs.
Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves have declined by $2.15 billion in the last thirty days, following the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) decision to defend the naira.
Malaysia’s opposition leader Najib Razak was on Friday hit with 45 charges in a $26 million corruption case.
US President Donald Trump has threatened to close the United States’ border with Mexico if the flow of migrants from Central America is uncontrollable.
A group of United Nations agencies has called for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of a girl or a woman.
A plane carrying US First Lady Melania Trump was forced to make a u-turn on Wednesday after smoke appeared in the cabin, reporters on...
Facebook has hired former British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team.
The EU on Friday approved the acquisition of software development tool maker GitHub by software giant Microsoft without conditions saying the purchase would not damage competition in the sector.
Streaming giant, YouTube, has struck a deal with Eventbrite that will show tour listings right below videos from Official Artist Channels.
Tesla has signed an agreement with the Shanghai government for an 860,000 square meter plot of land to build its first overseas Gigafactory.
A Spotify ad has been banned for by the watchdog following a complaint from a parent who said their children found it distressing.
The South Korean ministry of food and drug safety has warned Nigerians against the use of drugs imported from China, noting that they contain human remains.
The Nigerian government has been urged to ensure treatment of water sources in communities affected by cholera outbreaks.
The Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) has warned against the use of breast milk, urine, acid and other unorthodox treatment when infected with conjunctivitis, popularly known as Apollo.
Researcher are on the verge of finding the first ever Lassa fever vaccine, according to a journal published by Nature Communications.
Nigeria's Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has assured that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration would invest more on health and education in 2019.
A study has revealed the less parental warmth and more harshness in the home environment affect how aggressive children become and whether they lack empathy and a moral compass.
If the former governor of Edo state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole contests the June 23 chairmanship race of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), just one thing will happen, explains columnist Muhammad Ajah.
Columnist Mohammed Ajah examines the role of Nigeria's traditional rulers in President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election bid.