Katsina state governor Aminu Masari has signed into law mandatory death sentence for anyone convicted of cattle rustling or kidnapping in the northwest state.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Friday, held a meeting over the Supreme Court judgement on the general elections held in Zamfara State.
The Peoples Democratic Party's presidential candidate in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has hailed the judgment of the Supreme Court which declared PDP winner of the governorship election in Zamfara State.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has described the licensing of the "Fulani Radio" as a ploy towards the "Fulanization" of Nigeria.
Nigeria has announced the final Super Falcons squad for the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup holding in France
The Flying Eagles of Nigeria got off to a winning start at this year’s U20 World Cup as they thrashed Qatar 4-0 in an opening Group D clash
The police in Adamawa state has revealed that a vulture it arrested has thus far eaten meat valued at N30,000 after spending six days in detention.
The Secretary-General of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) Abubakar Khalid-Aliyu, has said the licensing of a radio station for herdsmen is a welcome development.
A leader of thought in Benue state, Dr David Wayas has debunked the age-long myth that the Tiv people of Benue use their wives to entertain visitors
Nigeria will start their campaign at the 2019 U20 Fifa World Cup vs Qatar and the time for the match to be broadcast live on Supersports 7 is 5 pm.
The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has said the 2019 Batch B registration will now run from Saturday 1st June to Wednesday 12th June 2019.
Welcome to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) news roundup for today, May 23, 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service recruitment for 2019 has ended with hundreds of job seekers awating the shortlist of candidates, Concise News learned.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has started the sales of Change of Course and institution form for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) is where the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) 2019 candidates check their admission status, Concise News reports
Nigeria's Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has denied reports that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) is divided over mode of implementation of the National Carrier project.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will represent Nigeria at the inauguration of South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa, in Pretoria on Saturday, Concise News reports
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday dismissed a suit filed by David Agada (Benue State), over non-issuance of Certificate of Return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Concise News reports
The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Investments Mrs Maryam Uwais says the budgetary allocations to all the social investments programmes (N-Power inclusive) have amounted to N470.8bn out of the N1.5trn cumulative budgets in three years
The Lagos Governor-elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu has denied releasing a list of promises as his inches closer to his inauguration, Concise News reports.
The Republic of Belarus Ambassador to Nigeria, Vyacheslav Bril meeting with Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has promised to support the expansion of the state’s agriculture value chain programmes, Concise News reports.
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) through the Controller of Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Owerri, Comptroller Kayode Olusemire said the agency has commenced electronic (online) auction of contrabands, including exotic cars of different brands seized from smugglers in Imo/Abia and Edo/Delta commands.
No fewer than 140 members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) have been remanded by an Enugu East Magistrates Court presided by Magistrate A. N. Chioke.
The China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation CCECC executive Director, Mr Jacques Liao has disclosed that the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan rail project which is at 79 per cent completion will be concluded in April next year.
Welcome to the roundup of the latest update Benue State news online headlines for today, Friday, 24th May 2019 on Concise News.
The Supreme Court on Friday shocked the All Progressives Congress (APC) as it sacked all its elected candidates in Zamfara State barely five days to the swearing-in of politicians who emerged victorious in the 2019 general election.
The Peoples Democratic Party's Bello Matawalle, who on Friday emerged new Zamfara Governor-elect, has commended Nigeria’s judicial system for standing up to the truth in the discharge of its responsibilities.
Following Supreme Court nullification of all votes for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 governorship election in Zamfara State, Peoples Democratic Party's candidate, Bello Muhammad Matawalle is set to become the next governor of the state according to results declared by INEC in March.
The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed the election of Kayode Fayemi as Ekiti State governor after dismissing the appeal by the Peoples Democratic Party and its governorship candidate, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka challenging Fayemi's victory.
The inability of Nigerian youths to contest for elective positions during the 2019 general elections is due to the role of godfatherism, lack of funding, delegate system of political parties, none membership of political party, wrong perception of youth, unemployment and system failure in the country, the International Republic Institute (IRI) identified on Wednesday.
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has congratulated his predecessor in office, Gov. Kayode Fayemi on his election as the Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF).
The Governor of Ekiti State Kayode Fayemi has assured that the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) under his watch will address all issues that come its way “as amicably as possible in the overall interest” of the country.
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday hailed the emergence of Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State as the new chairman of its Governors Forum.
The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday hailed the election of the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, as the new chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum.
A former Real Madrid boss Mourinho has said that Chelsea are will win the Europa League as they take on Arsenal, Concise News understands.
This is a compilation of the classified Week 46 2019 Aussie football pool results, draws, and fixtures for all games played across all divisions.
The 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland began on Thursday with the Flying Eagles of Nigeria taking the field for the first time against Qatar on Friday.
A former Super Eagles forward, Obafemi Martins, has said the team must be committed and focused to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations, Concise News reports.
Super Eagles Duo Kelechi Iheanacho and Isaac Success have been listed among the most wasteful forwards in the just concluded English Premier League, Concise News Reports.
Arsenal and Nigerian star Alex Iwobi has described playing in the final of the Europa League as a "great" feat for the Gunners, Concise News reports.
Inform Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen is being chased by many top European clubs with the English Premier League club, Southampton joining the race to sign the VFL Wolfsburg forward.
Manchester City board member Alberto Galassi said that reports of Pep Guardiola leaving to manage Juventus are "ridiculous", Concise News reports.
Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham have been linked to AC Milan forward Suso, Concise News understands.
Inter Milan are reportedly willing to offer Ivan Perisic plus £30million to Manchester United to land striker Romelu Lukaku.
Priscilla Ojo, the Daughter of popular Nollywood Actress, Iyabo Ojo took to her Instagram page to reveal her virginity status.
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has taken to Instagram to shade the medium users who ask for money every time they see a celebrity.
DMW Boss and songwriter, Davido has reacted to the recent report that Triple MG boss, Ubi Franklin, is expecting his fourth child with the fourth woman.
Popular Ghanaian musician, Shatta Wale has sworn that he will never to work with Ghana Music Awards again, following his feud with Stonebwoy.
The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has urged Nigerians to brace up for a global economic crisis.
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Godwin Emefiele, says Nigeria must prepare for the next global economic crisis by tackling unemployment.
A multinational integrated oil and gas company, Total, is currently recruiting in Nigeria, Concise News can authoritatively report
The Federal Government has said it will develop a policy that will take away the ownership of Liquefied Petroleum Gas cylinders from consumers.
The Nigerian stock market had its highest gain since February 12 as its market capitalisation of equities rose by N1.874tn, Concise News reports.
Nigeria's economic growth expanded slower than expected in the first quarter of 2019, according to the National Bureau Statistics (NBS).
The Federal Government is set to Move to the next phase of its tradermoni programme as it prepares to pay N15,000 to benefactors of the initial N10,000 loan.
Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria, DAPPMAN, has disclosed many oil marketers are closing shop as they are not making a profit.
MTN Nigeria on Friday disclosed a deal with a consortium of eight banks to secure a seven-year medium-term loan facility to boost its Nigerian operations.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned Nigerians over the activities of some online fraudsters, who are running an investment scheme, tagged ‘Loom Money Nigeria’.
The Chinese government has condemned the rumour that the chief executive of China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd lied about his company’s ties to the Beijing government.
Theresa May to quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving way for the contest to decide new UK prime minister.
US President Donald Trump plans to kick off his re-election campaign in mid-June, sources said on Monday.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman on Monday said he was resigning after comedian Volodymyr Zelensky was inaugurated as president.
A bus driver has been found hanged on a tree after the bus he drove overturned and killed eight people in Welkom in Free State, South Africa, on Monday.
US President, Donald Trump lashed out on Sunday at the first Republican congressman to call for his removal, while Democrats warned Trump’s stonewalling of congressional probes is strengthening the case for an impeachment inquiry
President Donald Trump has warned Iran that if the Islamic nation attacks the United States interests, it will be destroyed.
At least five South African tourists were injured on Sunday when their bus hit a roadside bomb near the Grand Egyptian Museum. Concise News understands...
Following the US ban on Huawei, Japan’s Panasonic said Thursday it is suspending business with the Chinese firm over security fears, in a new blow for the telecoms giant.
British chip designer ARM has halted relations with Huawei in order to comply with a United States blockade of the company, potentially crippling the Chinese company’s ability to make new chips for its future smartphones.
Some owners of Huawei Mobile are considering if it is time to abandon the Huawei phone after U.S. tech giant Google said it would suspend its business with China’s top mobile maker, threatening future access to Gmail, YouTube and Chrome.
Alphabet Inc’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those publicly available via open source licensing.
German electric air taxi startup Lilium, Thursday, unveiled its jet-powered, five-seater prototype, which conducted its first flight earlier this month.
Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, seven months after promising to do more.
WhatsApp said on Tuesday that a major security breach had allowed hackers to install spyware on some users' phones by simply calling them through the app.
Director, Prevention, Care &Treatment Services, Institute of Human Virology Nigeria, Dr Ernest Ekong, has called for a regular routine medical check-up.
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A Nursing Expert, Mrs Victoria Opakunle, has revealed regular medical checkup is critical to the prevention of depression, a mental disorder that can lead to mental illness and even suicide.
Dr Chibawanye Ene, a US-based Nigerian Doctor, has won the 2019 Ronald L. Bittner Award on Brain Tumor Research. An award hosted in the US.
Dr Jen Gunter has issued a warning to women not to put 'reusable' sea sponges in their vagina after someone tweeted a link to Holy Sponges "Ritual Menstruation Kit" that is being sold for £30
The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Hameed Ali has warned Nigerians to stop consuming imported rice as it is poisonous, Concise News understands.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday alerted the public on the circulation of fake Mixagrip cold Caplets in Gombe state.
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Mighty Barcelona crumbled under the onslaught of a Liverpool side inspired by their crowd on Tuesday night in the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg. Concise News beams light on what this means for the Catalan club