Nigeria's main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says its elected members can vie for the positions of Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives 'if need be.'
Former Senate leader Ali Ndume has condemned the endorsement of Senator Ahmad Lawan by the National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, for the position of Senate President of the Ninth National Assembly.
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has labelled the police as the most corrupt institution in the country, with the power sector identified as the second most corrupt institution.
An order preventing the governorship supplementary election from taking place in the state has been vacated by the state High Court.
Forty-two parties under Kano Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) have rejected the results of the March 23 supplementary election.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the March 28 date set by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) for the supplementary governorship election in Adamawa state.
Paul Onuachu has announced his arrival in the Super Eagles with an early goal, which proved to be the match-winner in Tuesday’s friendly against Egypt in Asaba.
Good day and welcome to the Concise News roundup; update of the top and latest Benue State news online for today, Tuesday, March 26th, 2019.
The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC), has fixed March 28 for the Adamawa supplementary governorship election.
Super Eagles of Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has said that Daniel Akpeyi will be in the lineup for the friendly match vs Egypt at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Delta State today.
The new Infinix Hot 7 is an incredible device that comes with some amazing specs, features and in a relatively cheap price in Nigeria.
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, March 26th, 2019.
Two sisters on Monday told an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Special Offences Court, how their father, Gabriel Ogbar, allegedly defiled and raped them at their residence at Oke-Ogbe, Atura area of Badagry, Lagos State
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Bala Muhammed of the Peoples Democratic Party as winner of the Bauchi governorship election.
Endowed Nollywood actress, Sunday Nkechi Blessing has also followed Etinosa Idemudia, a divorcee by taking off her top in MC Galaxy’s live video.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for the arrest and investigation of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leadership and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, over their alleged access to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The 2019 governorship and House of Assembly elections took place on March 23rd across Nigeria with various persons elected into positions.
Nigeria's electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Tuesday suspended the issuance of Certificates of Return to winners of the March 9 governorship and House of Assembly elections in Zamfara.
The Spokesman of the House of Representatives, Abdulrazak Namdas (APC-Adamawa), has declared his intention to run for the office of the Speaker in the 9th Assembly.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it will announce a new date for supplementary election in Adamawa State before end of work on Tuesday (Today).
Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation said that plans were underway by the Federal Government to revisit the national carrier project.
Anthony Nwoko is a false prophet bought over to discredit the Biafran struggle, according to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Concise News reports.
West coast of New Zealand’s South Island has been hit with Torrential rain on Tuesday as roads were closed leaving 50 people, mainly tourists stranded in Haast and staying at a local hall.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)'s Anthony Agom has won the Okpokwu state constituency seat in the Benue State House of Assembly, Concise News reports.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Senator Bala Mohammed on his emergence as the Bauchi State governor-elect.
Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has congratulated the Governor-elect of the state, Senator Bala Mohammed, on his victory in the governorship election in the state.
Benue State will battle to pay salaries due to the election of Ortom during the governorship elections, according to Daniel Onjeh, Concise News reports.
Benue State made the best choice following the re-election of Ortom during the governorship election, according to Abba Moro, Concise News reports.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has denied bribing Akpo Bomba Yeeh, the deputy governorship candidate of African Action Congress (AAC), with N200m in order to defect to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The senator representing Zamfara central in the National Assembly, Kabir Marafa, says the court of appeal has vindicated him.
The deputy governorship of the African Action Congress (AAC), Akpo Bomba Yeeh, has revealed that he joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to support Governor Nyesom Wike in moving Rivers State forward.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the collation officer for Gboko LGA Benue State Comfort Tululen is alive, Concise News.
The Labour Party in Ogun has urged the Election Petitions Tribunal in the state to nullify the March 9 governorship election over alleged exclusion of its party’s name, logo and symbol on the ballot papers.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto did not tamper with primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
Nigeria number one female squash player, Yemisi Olatunji is out of the Slaight Music Granite Open 2019 after losing in the Round of 16 0-3 (8-11, 5-11, 7-11) to world number 68, Jessica Turnbull of Australia on Monday 25th of March.
The newly-formed Authentic Nigeria Football Supporters Club (Authentic NFSC) and the Vincent Okumagba group clashed during the Super Eagles' 3-1 win over Seychelles on Friday.
Manager, Gareth Southgate is pleased to see his plan come together in Podgorica, as England hit five goals for the second game in succession against Montenegro.
It is irrefutable that one of Super Eagles new boys Paul Onuachu scored an early goal in Tuesday's friendly against Egypt.
Manchester United star Marcus Rashford is among the three potential replacements for Barcelona forward Luis Suarez during the transfer window.
Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante, has restated his desire to stick with the Blues in spite of a potential transfer to Real Madrid, Concise News reports.
The Eight years-old Nigerian Chess whizkid, Tanitoluwa Adewunmi and his family have moved out of the homeless shelter to a new apartment by the money raised by GoFundMe campaign.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said the Super Eagles are going to the 2019 African Cup of Nations to win it, Concise News reports.
Super talented singer and multi-award winning artiste, Augustine ‘Tekno’ Miles, Nigerian entertainer, has released a hot new single, "Uptempo."
Ghanaian-based Gambian actress and socialite, Princess Shyngle has called on ladies to be themselves and not force a man to stay in a relationship.
Ghana Dance Hall singer, Shatta Wale, has advised music video directors in Ghana to be creative and stop copying their Nigerian counterparts.
An unknown Nigerian lady has through a video said she desires to have a one night stand with Popular Nigerian singer, Kizz Daniel.
Ex-housemates of the BBNaija season 3, Ifu Enada and Ahneeka went physical during their reunion interview with the show host, Ebuka.
Daddy Showkey Sends 100k To Lady Who Recorded Success’ Viral Video, Govt Officials Promise 500k, Car
After Stephanie Idolor who recorded Success’ viral video lamented about being ignored and not appreciated, Nigerians have now been showering her with kindness in cash.
The President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame says Nigeria is sorting things out to get on the continental free trade area agreement, already signed by a majority of African countries.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded First Bank for its prudence and the hallmark of banking in the country as it marks its 125th birthday.
Nigeria's external reserves has risen to a five-month high of $43.507 billion following increased foreign portfolio investments (FPIs) and stability in crude oil price. Concise...
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has said foreign outflows from the stock market rose by 97.8 per cent from N27.81bn in January 2019 to N55.01bn in February.
Emeka Okereke, Director General, ECCIMA, has called on the Federal Government to reconsider the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
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.
About 1.85 million people have now been affected by Cyclone Idai and its aftermath in Mozambique alone, U.N. humanitarian agency OCHA said on Tuesday, as aid workers raced to fathom the scale of the disaster and determine what help is most urgently needed.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned social media executives could be jailed if they fail to quickly remove extremist material from their platforms.
A new law banning parents from smacking their children has been introduced in Wales.
A Muslim group in France has filed a case against internet giants, Facebook and YouTube for the public broadcast of New Zealand terror attack.
A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a house in central Israel with Seven people reportedly injured.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report says Donald Trump and his campaign did not conspire with Russia during the 2016 US presidential election.
Chadian President, Idriss Deby, has fired his chief of armed forces, Brahim Seid Mahamat, over the resurgence of Boko Haram attacks resulting in the killing of 23 soldiers.
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.
The new Samsung Galaxy A70 is loaded with some amazing features as the company seeks to beat off competition from other phone manufacturers.
Huawei has announced its wireless Bluetooth earphones called Huawei Freelace along with its new Huawei P30 phones.
A computer virus infected the Spanish Defence Ministry’s intranet this month with the aim of stealing high tech military secrets, El País newspaper said on Tuesday
Apple on Monday at the Apple Event in the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino announced a new subscription service called Apple News Plus (or, Apple News+).
JPMorgan Chase & Co has awarded 47 financial grants to university faculty and PhD students for artificial intelligence research, ramping up its efforts in the emerging technology, the bank plans to announce later on Monday.
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.
Nigeria's health sector would be better positioned if the federal government decentralises the nation's health sector, according to Dr Kunle Olajide.
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.