Embattled former governor of Ekiti state Ayodele Fayose has reportedly requested for additional mattress in order to be ''more comfortable'' in the custody of the EFCC.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Friday, October 19th.
President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Security Council discussed ways to stop violence ahead of the 2019 elections in Nigeria.
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says 76 per cent of Nigerians are between ages 0 to 24, as the country’s population hits 195.9 million.
The Kano State House of Assembly will conduct a public hearing over video clips allegedly showing Governor Abdullahi Ganduje collecting bribe.
Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, representing Delta central, has received the entitlements accrued to him during his suspension by the Nigerian Senate.
Osita Chidoka, a special adviser to Uche Secondus, the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has listed what the opposition party achieved when it took over as the ruling party in 1999.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Thursday, October 18th.
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has said the South East will back the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election.
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After all the drama, former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in EFCC's detention, Abuja.
Nigeria's anti-graft agency, EFCC, has asked the immediate past governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, to explain how he spent N1.3bn he allegedly received from the Office of the National Security Adviser in 2014.
Former presidential aide Reno Omokri has said Nigeria did not improve but rather dropped three points in the recent Global Competitiveness Index rankings.
The Kano State Government has approved a mandatory test for all political appointees, students seeking admission into tertiary institutions and civil servants.
Visionscape Sanitation Solutions, a waste management utility company contracted by the Lagos State Government to provide residential solid waste management collection services across the State, has reacted to Lagos State House of Assembly’s directive.
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Abdulmalik Durnnguwa as commissioner in the National Population Commission (NPC).
Lagos House of Assembly has charged local government executives in the state to call on the PSP operators in their areas to resume collection of refuse.
The senatorial candidate of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) Kunle Lawal has said that he's not gunning for the senate because of the not-too-young-to-run bill recently passed into law.
The management of the University of Lagos says newly-admitted students of the institution will undergo drug tests before their registration.
The presidential candidate of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a debate ahead of the 2019 elections.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vice presidential candidate Peter Obi has admitted that he indeed owns houses in London
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has confirmed Uche Nwosu as the governorship candidate of the party in the 2019 Imo State election.
Isa Odidi, a 2007 presidential candidate, says the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar is the most prepared of all the presidential candidates in the 2019 election.
Oshiomhole has engaged in efforts to reconcile factions in some of the states ahead of today’s deadline for the submission of candidates to INEC.
Ex-Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has claimed President Buhari will be forced out of office if he refuses to hand over power in 2019.
The former Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has disclosed that she took back properties she donated to her former party, the APC.
Thierry Henry has said Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is a reference for him as he (Henry) begins his journey as Monaco coach.
Uefa have begin an investigation into crowd trouble at this month’s Champions League match between Paris Saint-Germain and Red Star Belgrade.
Nigeria Professional Football League side Kano Pillars will camp in Benin City ahead of their 2018 Federation Cup final clash with Rangers in Asaba next week Wednesday.
Arsenal coach Unai Emery has said his players need to "improve a lot" as they face Leicester City in the Premier League, weekend.
The Union of European Football Association (Uefa) say it has banned Russian club Rubin Kazan from European competition for one season for breaching financial fair play.
English Premier League giants Arsenal is set to make a move for Cagliari’s central midfielder, Nicolo Barella as Aaron Ramsey’s replacement.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has urged Jose Mourinho to "stand up for what he is doing", saying they are both victims of "personal" criticism.
Flyboy Inc record boss Kizz Daniel says he is not interested in being the “biggest” but the “greatest artiste ever liveth”.
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.
Over 10,000 petty traders in Ogun State have on Wednesday gotten access to the federal government's Trader Moni interest-free loan.
Nearly half the world’s population lives on less than $5.50 a day, with a rising share of the poor in wealthier economies, the World Bank has said.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday denied being in possession of any $3.5bn Subsidy Fund.
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has said the engineering, procurement, and construction of the $4.3bn Nigeria LNG Limited Train 7 plant will be done by indigenous companies.
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.
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A temple in southern India is set to open its doors to females of menstruating age following a ruling by the country’s top court.
Mike Pompeo has met Turkey’s president and foreign minister over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.
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.
Facebook says it will ban false information about voting requirements and fact-check fake reports of violence or long lines at polling stations ahead of next month’s US midterm elections.
German carmaker BMW has created a vehicle battery recycling venture with Belgian materials and recycling firm Umicore and Northvolt, which is building a battery factory in Sweden.
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.
Columnist Mohammed Ajah examines the role of Nigeria's traditional rulers in President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election bid.
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