The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has told governors in the country that it will ensure they implement the new minimum wage, Concise News reports.
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday travel to the United Kingdom on a private visit, according to his media aide Femi Adesina. But the Nigerian...
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Thursday, April 25th, 2019.
Top crude oil producer Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has hinted on the possibility of establishing a refinery in Nigeria.
Deputy Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Lasun Yussuff, Wednesday put off sitting following reports of invasion of the National Assembly by Shi’ite members.
The Taraba and Benue State government has set-up a committee following the violence in Tiv/Jukun communities, Concise News reports.
Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart has been listed in BBC’s 100 stories that shaped the world, making it into the top 5.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has been left out in the PFA Team of the Year after been nominated for the Player of the Year few days ago, while Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been named.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has dismissed as fake news reports making the rounds on social media that serving corps members will now be paid N31,800 as monthly stipends following the signing of the new minimum wage into law by President Muhammadu Buhari
Good day, and welcome to the roundup of the latest Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) news on Concise for today.
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has announced a town hall meeting with the IPOB family in Germany on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Beneficiaries of the Federal Government's social intervention programme, N-Power, are currently undergoing headcount and verification nationwide
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that a former official who is being probed over an alleged diversion of N100m owned by the Board did not serve under the present leadership
Omega Fire Ministries' branch in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has said its founder, Apostle Johnson Suleman, bought a private jet for the "propagation of the gospel."
Past Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) candidates across the country could be affected as the board launches a probe into the credentials of applicants dating back to ten years ago in 2009
Good day Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top JAMB news headlines for today, Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019.
Police Officers were seen harassing a student of the University of Benin, allegedly demanding for hundred thousand naira bribe.
The management of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA) in Ondo State, has shut down the institution following a protest by students over the decision of the management to impose “no payment of tuition, no test, and no examination policy”.
The Government of Ekiti State on Thursday announced the retirement of eight Permanent Secretaries from the state public service.
The Court of Appeal on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of the no-case submission filed by a former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, in response to the N7.65bn fraud charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
Judiciary workers in Kogi State will have their data captured so they can get the backlog of the payment of their salary, Concise News reports.
Three suspects have been arrested by operatives of the Lagos and Ogun states police commands for allegedly stealing female pants.
This is a compilation of the Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministries (MFM) prayer points against ancestral powers and family afflictions.
The International Criminal Police Organisation Interpol revealed up to 216 human trafficking victims have been rescued from forced labour and prostitution in a major operation in Benin and Nigeria.
The legal team of Atiku Abubakar has decried the refusal of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to produce polling documents from the February 23, 2019 presidential election.
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State in the 2019 election, Adebayo Adelabu, has denied an alleged rift with the outgoing governor of the state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi.
The South East zone of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has summoned an emergency meeting to deliberate on the sharing of leadership positions in the incoming 9th National Assembly.
A former President, Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Omede Idris, has said he wants to be the leader of Kogi State so he can revamp its economy, Concise News reports.
A lawmaker from Abia state Nkeiruka Onyejeocha has asked the majority leader of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, to step down for her in the race for speakership.
The inclusion of Justice J.O.K Oyewole as member of the Osun State governorship election appeal panel has been rejected by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has warned the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, to mind his language in a reply to the latter’s allegation that the National Assembly has been padding the national budget for four years.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has taken to his Twitter handle to ask Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to allow members to elect their leaders.
The admission by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presiding officers that they transmitted the result of the presidential election to the commission's server, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says, has vindicated them.
Super Eagles star Etebo Oghenekaro has said Nigerian players are "hungry" to play at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, Concise News reports.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the embarrassing defeat at Old Trafford in the hands of Manchester City, the Red Devil's manager described the Citizens as “the best team in the country.”
The win over the Golden Eaglets at 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations is special because Nigeria is a "mighty team," Guinea coach Mohammed Camara has admitted.
The PFA on Thursday announced the team of the season in the Premier League, and to the dismay of many fans, Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard was missing while Manchester United's Paul Pogba made the list.
Asisat Oshoala Fires Barcelona to the top of Primera División de la Liga de Fútbol Femenino as the smoking hot Nigeria international scores brace.
"Today we didn’t play like Manchester United" Marcus Rashford said after the Red Devils were defeated by neighbours, Man City at Old Trafford.
Bernardo Silva and Leroy Sane secured a Manchester derby win for City on Wednesday night to go top as Manchester City took a huge step towards retaining their Premier League EPL title.
Manchester City are back at the top of the English Premier League (EPL) table following yet another defeat of Manchester United on Wednesday night
Arsenal's bid of returning to the Champions League after a two-year hiatus suffered a huge setback with a 3-1 trashing by Wolves at Molineux on Wednesday.
Famous Nigerian Producer, D’tunes has teamed up with Nigerian artiste, Skales, to release a new track titled "Love You Properly"
Mavin records CEO and producer, Don Jazzy has again announced the EP of the record label's latest signee and rapper, Rema.
Mavins Record boss, Don Jazzy, has announced that the label's "Mega Super Star," Korede Bello will be releasing his next tune on Friday, April 26.
Will Smith, US actor and media personality, plays the role ‘Henry Bogen’, an embattled and ageing elite assassin, in the new sci-fi movie ‘Gemini Man’.
Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels, has also come for popular social media influencer, Tunde Ednut over his comment on internet fraudsters, aka "Yahoo Boys."
Nigerian singer, Zlatan Ibile, has placed a curse on popular social media influencer, Tunde Ednut, over his comment on internet scammers, aka "Yahoo boys.”
Nigerian comedian, Bolaji Amusan, aka Mr Latin, has debunked rumour of the death of Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe.
One of Nigeria's top telecommunications firms MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTN) has completed its conversion from a private company to a public company (Plc).
President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that the federal government received about N34.67 billion in one year through the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme...
Nigeria's loan portfolio from the World Bank now stands at $8.67bn, this online news medium has gathered.
Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, says the country is mindful of rising debt burden, which eats up about 25 per cent of its annual earnings.
A report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says residents of Zamfara state, northwest Nigeria, paid the highest bus journey fare within city in March.
Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, says 14 disadvantaged states would benefit from the N-Power Build; a vocational training component of the N-Power programme
Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has started marketing a five-year dollar sukuk, or Islamic bond, Concise News understands. It was learned that the bank gave initial...
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN) has called on the Federal Government to disregard the International Monetary Fund (IMF) advice on fuel subsidy.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday questioned Joe Biden’s intelligence for a successful primary campaign as the former Vice President became the latest to join the 2020 race for the White House.
Three of the most controversial figures of Sudan's ruling Transitional Military Council have offered their resignations - one of the key demands of the protest movement.
Former US Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest, betting that his working-class appeal and ties to Barack Obama's presidency will help him overcome questions about his place in today's increasingly liberal Democratic Party.
North Korea's Kim Jong-un and Russia's Vladimir Putin have pledged to boost ties at their first ever summit.
Referendum constitutional changes that could allow President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi to stay in power until 2030 have been approved by the Egyptians.
The United Kingdom has issued a condemnation of the direction of Saudi Arabian human rights policy, describing its mass executions as “repulsive” and “utterly unacceptable in the modern world”
The Islamic State, generally known as ISIS, has released a picture of the “suicide bombers responsible for the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka”.
Ghanaian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Rashid Bawa has said that the Nigerian Government is ready to collaborate with the Ghanaian Government to curb cyber and other crimes in both countries to promote regional growth and relationship.
The registration of 95.7 million Subscriber Identity Module cards has been declared invalid by the Nigerian Communications Commission because of improper capture of fingerprints and faces.
The Infinix Hot S4 was launched at an event in Lagos, Nigeria on Wednesday with this review detailing the specs, features and price of the device.
Samsung has apparently begun a global recall of the Galaxy Fold devices sent out to tech reviewers and members of the press a day after issuing an official statement and delaying the launch of its first foldable phone.
China’s Huawei Technologies launched on Monday what it said was the world’s first 5G communications hardware for the automotive industry, in a sign of its growing ambitions to become a key supplier to the sector for self-driving technology.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau, Mrs Felicia Onwuegbuchulam has stressed the need for the over 114 million internet users in the country to show interests in getting constant enlightenment to ensure the proper protection against cybercrime.
A Nigerian-Canadian teenager Tega Aror's entry into the "What's Your Story - 2019," canvasses for a safer internet experience for users.
Facebook on Thursday confirmed that it uploaded the contact details of 1.5 million new users without their permission in the last three years.
Users of Android devices will be able to choose their browsers and search engines from five options starting on Thursday, a senior Google executive said, in a move aimed at addressing EU antitrust concerns and staving off fresh sanctions.
Samsung on Thursday said it will inspect units of its highly anticipated folding smartphone following reports of screen damage by some reviewers.
The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says there is circulation of a fake anti-hypertensive drug.
A Gynaecologist, Dr Adebayo Bamisebi, has advised pregnant women to stop laying emphasis on food as causes of their birthing big babies.
Benefits of regular physical activity reduce your risk of a heart attack, manage your weight better, have a lower blood cholesterol level. lower the risk of type 2 diabetes and some cancers. Also, regular exercise makes the heart stronger and the lungs fitter, enabling the cardiovascular system to deliver more oxygen to the body.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) at the weekend expressed concern over the increasing rate of drug addicts in the country.
The Federal Government panel on the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has recommended compulsory health insurance package for all Nigerians
NAFDAC has warned the media and traditional medicine practitioners against advertisement of unregistered products without confirmation from the agency.
An opinion piece by Leo Igwe