Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said if he chooses to expose those in the present administration, they will not only go to jail but also go to hell.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Wednesday, Jan. 23rd.
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu has accused former president Olusegun Obasanjo of causing most of the flaws in the Nigerian political economy since 1999.
A cross-section of Fulani leaders on Tuesday rejected Miyetti Allah's endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election.
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Tuesday, January 22, rejected the N27,000 new National Minimum Wage approved by the National Council of State.
Chairman of the APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has called the former president, Olusegun Obasanjo as an election rigger without peer.
The FG said despite releasing N163 billion to the universities from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, academics union are stalling in calling off strike.
The Oba community of Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State has said it will not obey calls for the boycott of the 2019 election by the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB).
The Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec), recently opened its portal for recruitment of ad-dhoc staff ahead of the 2019 elections.
The Nigerian Navy recruitment for 2019 has started, with the security agency revealing the guidelines and requirements needed for the application on its portal.
Nigerian TV show host Morayo Afolabi-Brown has taken to Instagram to announce the arrival of her baby boy.
The National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Malam Lanre Issa- Onilu said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo is being haunted by his past.
The Head Pastor, Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare, had said that Nigerians will find it hard dying for the country in his latest State of the Nation Address.
The Head Pastor, Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare, has said the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ezekwesili, gives him "hope."
On Sunday, a former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has alleged that the President Muhammadu Buhari government will rig the 2019 elections.
Workers of six Oyo State-owned tertiary institutions in a peaceful protest in Ibadan lamented over their 18 months’ salary arrears by the state government.
Google search reports for Monday 21 January shows that Asuu, Disbandment, Juventus vs Chievo, Obasanjo letter to Buhari were the most sought-after information on Google search.
This is a compilation of warfare prayer points by Daniel Olukoya who is the General Overseer (G.O) of Mountain of Fire Miracles Ministry (MFM).
The trial of the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat has been adjourned by a Kaduna State High court.
Prophet Anthony Nwoko has alleged that the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is an "anti-Christ."
Twenty-seven thousand naira (N27,000) has been approved as the new national minimum wage for the country by the National Council of State.
The second reading of the 2019 Appropriation Bill has been stepped down for a second time by the House of Representatives.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted an order of interim injunction restraining the Federal Government from removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office pending the hearing and determination of the suit filed by Action Peoples Party.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (Asuu), at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, has said it will not go boycott the ongoing strike by the union.
Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore has questioned the Fulani origin of former vice president Atiku Abubakar, suggesting that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party hails from the Bantu kingdom.
An Enugu-based Prophet Anthony Nwoko has revealed that only God and none of the presidential candidates for the 2019 elections will solve Nigeria's problems.
A viral video of former President Olusegun Obasanjo playing squash, has emerged online after he was described as one of the country's "expired leaders."
The Federal Government's allegations that the opposition politicians are planning to cause widespread violence during the forthcoming general elections have been denied by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Some presidential candidates in the 2019 general elections have condemned the allegations by a former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, that the polls might be rigged.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari is sick in the spirit, body and soul.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has said the state will not allow Inec use N-Power personnel as adhoc staff for the 2019 elections.
The Peoples Democratic Party has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of insulting on respected leaders and elder statesmen.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says the English Premier League (EPL) side have missed the services of ''unstoppable'' France international Benjamin Mendy.
Former English footballer John Barnes claims the Liverpool's centre half, Virgil Van Dijk is in pole position to win the Professional Footballers' Association Men's Players' Player of the Year (PFA) award if he maintains his present form
The Appeal Committee of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), has rejected Levante appeal against Barcelona for fielding ineligible player in their round of 16...
Rafael Nadal triumphed over Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to reach his sixth Australian Open semi-final in Melbourne.
Arsenal's Hector Bellerin will miss the rest of the season after scans confirmed he has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes despite injury worries, his side can make it to the League cup final when they face Chelsea in...
Super Eagles star Ogenyi Onazi has said he said the team just needs to put its house in order to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations.
Award-winning singer, Mr Eazi has released the video for "Miss You Bad", a song on his latest mixtape, "Life Is Eazi, Vol 2: Lagos To London".
Veteran Award-winning singer and songwriter, Niniola has academically assisted 30 students by obtaining JAMB forms for them. Concise News Entertainment gathered that this was a...
Award winning movie Black Panther has made history by becoming the first superhero film to be nominated for the best picture category in the 2019 Oscars.
US singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint, according to French police.
Nollywood actress Yvonne Jegede-Fawole has said she forged through life by surviving through storm she once encountered in her life due to her strength.
The Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party, Abubakar Atiku has appointed Actress Regina Daniel has the Youth campaign coordinator.
Folarin Falana, popularly known as "Falz" has released an eight minutes short film, "curriculum" for his recently released album "Moral Instruction"
Harrysong has expressed his reservation for the current disturbing trend in the country where female panties are being stolen for ritual purposes.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) lost N642.65bn in 2018 from foreign investors, a contrast to the N435.31 withdrawn in 2017.
An investment banking firm, Afrinvest (West Africa) Ltd., has projected Nigeria’s economic growth to improve to 2.5 per cent in 2019 from the 1.9 per cent recorded in 2018.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), has lifted the suspension it placed on trading in the shares of C and I Leasing Plc on Wednesday.
The Federal government has said that Nigerians are not feeling the impact of the positive economic growth on their lives as the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth must be higher than the population growth.
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council has announced a goal to move Nigeria into the top-100 on the 2020 World Bank Doing Business Index.
The Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Oscar Onyema, has said that foreign investors pulled out N605.54 billion from the country's equities market in 2018 due to shifting higher-yielding assets with lower risks in developed countries.
There may soon be power blackout in the country if the latest threat by electricity generation companies in the country is not addressed.
There is no budgetary allocation for the construction of the 3, 050 megawatts Mambilla hydropower project, according to the Power, Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Fashola.
MTN Nigeria Communications Limited has announced that it has resolved its dispute with the Federal Government and they are settling out of court.
The President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, and the Chairman of Globacom, Mike Adenuga, are among the top persons in the Forbes’ Africa Billionaires List.
British MPs are seeking to force a new approach to cause a delay in Britain’s exit from the EU after being frustrated with Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy.
Mexico recorded a new height in homicide when a journalist Rafael Murua was found dead. The authorities said it was the first of its kind...
Taliban Militant overrun the Afghan intelligence base on Monday leaving at least 43 dead and 54 injured. The attack that was confirmed by the NDS intelligence service,...
Burkina Faso Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thieba has resigned from office along with his entire cabinet.
US President Donald Trump has attacked Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi after she rejected a deal on immigration and the Mexico border wall that would end a 30-day-old government shutdown.
Zimbabwe police manned checkpoints on many main roads on Saturday, searching vehicles for protesters allegedly involved in recent anti-government demonstrations.
Zimbabwe was under an internet blackout on Friday after authorities extended a communications ban to cover emails, while the United Nations urged an end to a security crackdown on civilians triggered by days of deadly protests.
Embattled Renault boss Carlos Ghosn could be replaced in the next few days as he remains in custody in Japan over alleged financial misconduct.
Toyota Motor Corp and Panasonic Corp are launching a joint venture next year to make electric vehicle (EV) batteries.
Germany chief of the embattled Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei on Tuesday said the company's mobile network technology poses no risks to international security.
WhatsApp messenger service is globally limiting the number of times a user can forward a message to five, in a bid to fight “misinformation and rumors”, company executives said on Monday.
Russia’s communication watchdog said on Monday it was opening administrative proceedings against Twitter and Facebook for failing to explain how they plan to comply with local data laws, the Interfax news agency reported.
Tech giant, Transsion Holdings, has launched premium news, and a content application called "Scooper" with a view to redefine content presentation.
AT&T said Friday it will again buy advertising on Alphabet's YouTube, nearly two years after the U.S. wireless carrier left the video platform when it discovered its ads may have appeared next to inappropriate content.
An Enugu-based Microbiologist Chinenye Nwekpe has urged Nigerians to avoid self-medication in the treatment of Lassa fever.
A Medical Officer at Central Hospital, Ughelli, Delta State, Dr Ovo Ogbinaka, has advised Nigerians with cases of sleep deprivation to seek early treatment to avoid complications.
children are not immune to hypertension, said Dr Simon Abraham, an Abuja-based general medical practitioner.
Chief Medical Director (CMD), Living Right Hospital, Dr Osato Agbonlahor, has advised Nigerians with cases of deep vein thrombosis to seek early treatment.
Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Living Right Hospital, Benin City, Dr. Osato Agbonlahor, has advised Nigerians with cases of deep vein thrombosis to seek...
Adamawa Government revealed it has been qualified to benefit from a 6.7 million dollar grant from the World Bank for the Save One Million Lives programme.
The Kano State Government on Wednesday said that it received N3 million from the Federal Government for outstanding performance in healthcare service delivery.
Nigerians who are born into one religion or another are compelled to keep professing that religion- family religion - even when they believe otherwise....
After the January 1966 coup d'Etat, Ogundipe experienced a seven-step promotion from