The Vice-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Peter Obi has lashed out at the federal government's anti-corruption drive.
The Nigerian Army has suspended the activities of UNICEF in the north-eastern part of the country, accusing the humanitarian agency of working for a terrorist group, Boko Haram.
President Muhammadu Buhari is unhappy with the state of Nigeria's economy as he told state governors on Friday that the country's economy was in a bad shape.
Former Minister of Information Prof. Jerry Gana has been declared winner of the presidential primary election of the SDP by an FCT High Court.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed-doors with the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) over the issue of new minimum wage.
Former Argentine coach Diego Maradona has been kicked out of the home he bought for his girlfriend, Rocio Oliva after she ended their relationship.
Ada Nwachukwu who disguises as a blind person to beg by the roadside with her child in Warri, Delta State, has been arrested on Thursday.
Nigeria's leading blogger, Linda Ikeji, who recently revealed the the father of her child, Sholaye Jeremi, has narrated her experience through pregnancy.
Popular blogger, Linda Ikeji, has finally opened up and cleared the air on all the controversial issues surrounding the birth of her son.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Friday, Dec. 14th.
The draw for the round of 32 of the Europa League will take place on Monday, 17 December, 2018, at the Uefa headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
The self-acclaimed leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed that he is an "impostor".
All the teams for the round of 16 of the 2018/19 Uefa Champions League have been determined with French side Lyon emerging as the...
Mixed reactions have continued to trial the conviction of Cardinal George Pell, the Vatican’s third highest ranking official. Concise News had reported earlier that Cardinal Pell was...
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state, says he will sue the senior pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), Paul Enenche, over an alleged incitement.
Reports currently going round has it that Linda Ikeji stalked the father of her child, Sholaye Jeremi, following her claims that she was dumped.
Nigeria's minister of information, Lai Mohammed, says the opposition is disappointed that President Muhammadu Buhari refused to die after his illness.
Twitter users have descended on Linda Ikeji, after revealing that Sholaye Jeremi who is the supposed father of her child, is no longer with her.
The Nigerian government has filed a $1.1 billion suit against Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Eni and other companies for a 2011 Malabu oil deal saying it was tainted with corruption.
Nigeria's minister of state for petroleum resources, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, says the West African country will continue to struggle with fuel scarcity if it continues to subsidise petroleum products.
A UN envoy Francois Fall has alerted the international community of the need to watch the Boko Haram terrorist group “carefully”.
The US has restated that it is "intensely focused" on the 2019 general elections in Nigeria, warning the country against violence during the poll.
The campaign organisation of Omoyele Sowore, presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) has asked Kingsley Moghalu, Oby Ezekwesili and Fela Durotoye to boycott the presidential debate slated for January 19, 2019.
The APC has rubbished claims by the PDP that INEC was plotting to rig the 2019 presidential election for President Buhari by creating illegal polling centres in Chad and Niger Republic.
NEDG says five political parties were selected to participate in the presidential and vice-presidential debates through an independently administered multi-stage process.
Supporters of the African Action Congress (AAC) presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, have protested his exclusion from the presidential debate.
A former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has reminded Nollywood celebrities that President Muhammadu Buhari canceled the film village in Kano on "religious' ground.
The High Court sitting in Apo, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday upheld its nullification of Buruji Kashamu's expulsion by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has appointed a Temporary Management Committee Chairmen for the 18 local government areas of the state.
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is plotting to rig the 2019 general election by creating illegal polling centres in Chad and Niger Republic.
Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has won the 2018 BBC African Footballer of the Year for the second time in a row.
Senegal have retained the Africa Beach Soccer Cup by defeating Nigeria 6-1 in the final on Friday in Egypt on Friday.
Africa's football's governing body, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) on Friday announced shortlists for the 2018 awards.
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has grabbed the Premier League Manager of the Month award for November after steering the Magpies to three successive wins.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has played down suggestions the club are struggling with an injury crisis as they prepare to face Manchester United in the Premier League this weekend.
Uefa on Friday announced that AC Milan risk being excluded from European competition in the coming seasons if the club fails to “break even” after falling foul of Financial Fair Play regulations.
Chelsea fans have been accused of racist chanting in their Europa League draw away at Vidi on Thursday night.
Barcelona will be away at Levante in this week's round of the Spanish La Liga fixtures just as Real Madrid host Rayo Vallecano at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Mr Eazi, Yemi Alade, Timi Dakolo have been enlisted among artistes who will be performing at the 13th edition of The Future Awards Africa.
Kemi Olunloyo, has reacted to current trending topic about Linda Ikeji's baby daddy revelation, who ended their relationship during a period of pregnancy.
YBNL Record label has eventually released its much-anticipated album which is named after the label, “YBNL Mafia Family" Album.
The UNILAG student, Tobi Jacobs who featured in the recently leaked bedroom video with DMW, singer Peruzzi, has been spotted on Instagram.
Kanye West took to Twitter for about 10 hours from Thursday to Friday, spilling his feelings about his issues with fellow rapper Drake.
Following a troll from an Instagram follower who says Wizkid is better than Davido, the singer has leaked direct message of the troll, begging for help.
Singer, Iledare Oluwajuwonlo, known as Jaywon, has reacted to a Twitter user who accused him of stealing people's song title in other to sell his brand.
The Central Bank of Nigeria has revealed that the migration of the Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies to the Treasury Single Account has led to positive growth in the value and volume of transactions recorded in the end to end payments in 2017.
The price of goods and services had a general decrease in Kogi state in November, this was even as the consumer price index that measures inflation rose to 11.28%.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has approved the concession of Terminal B, Warri Old Port to Messers Ocean and Cargo Services Limited.
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said the agency has made N5tn in the second week of December 2018.
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said that efforts to expand the national grid will be futile if distribution companies are are not recapitalised.
The new terminal building of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport will be inaugurated before the end of the year, according to the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
The country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has revealed that the economy grews at a rate of 1.81 percent year-on-year for the third quarter.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the Federal Government is committed to providing free Wi-fi at economic sites in the country.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is finalising plans to build research facilities for the oil and gas sector across the country.
The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution condemning Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Former South African President Jacob Zuma must pay back state funds and cover his own costs, a court ruled on Thursday.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a vote of no confidence triggered by members of her own party over her handling of Brexit.
Huawei faces fresh challenges in Europe after France’s Orange said it would not hire the Chinese firm to build its next-generation network and Germany’s Deutsche Telekom announced it would review its vendor strategy.
Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it is partnering with UberEats to deliver food and coffee from nearly a quarter of its restaurants in the U.S. and will nearly double its outlets in China over the next four years.
YouTube Rewind 2018, the annual review of the platform's highlights, has become its most "disliked" video.
Canada should distance itself from US “hegemonism” and grant unconditional freedom to Meng Wanzhou, a top executive of China’s Huawei detained in Vancouver on Washington’s request.
Google said on Thursday it had launched an artificial intelligence program in Thailand to screen for a diabetic eye disease which causes permanent blindness.
The West African Examinations Council has said it will deploy an Electronic Certificate Management System to facilitate the issuance of certificates to candidates, following the increase of abandoned certificates.
The National Association of Resident Doctors in Nigeria (NARD) on Thursday, blamed the high rate of medical tourism in the country on the political elite.
National Hospital, Abuja, on Thursday, inaugurated an executive wing to cater for the health needs of Very Important Personalities (VIPs).
A public health expert, Dr Tolulope Tolufase, has warned that air pollution can cause non-communicable diseases like stroke, diabetes, miscarriage, dementia, Parkinson disease and poor development in children.
Roche Diagnostics says it has so far equipped 27 Laboratories in Nigeria to ascertain the viral load of HIV patients to further curtail the spread of the dreaded disease.
The Federal Ministry of Health has announced a massive nationwide recruitment into the ministry for this year (2018).
Study has revealed that sleeping more than eight hours a day can be associated with an increased risk of death and cardiovascular diseases.
Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned over what it described as the “fastest rising incidences of obesity in African”, noting that an estimated 672 million people are affected globally.
A new study conducted by a Nigerian Mom and Baby Care Company, Mothersbond Limited, has shown that most Nigerian men who recently became fathers are...
I wouldn't want to say much on this issue, especially now that it's clearing off the ground even though the crumbs are still seen and also been envisaged around the place.
Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a popular term that refers to the consolidation of companies or assets through various types of financial transactions.
It is no longer news for residents of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ) community and former residents that the overlong dream of having a community radio has finally come to reality.
Ogundipe felt betrayed by Gowon. In his view, he sent Gowon to negotiate with the mutineers, only for Gowon to emerge as leader of the mutineers he was supposed to negotiate with.