President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday congratulated the Super Eagles for qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Cameroon.
Nigerian Twitter on Saturday went into a frenzy after Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho failed to score in the Super Eagles game against South Africa.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has disclosed that he is yet to benefit anything from the President Muhammadu Buhari administration despite the money he spent on his campaign in 2015.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Saturday, Nov. 17th.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said some well-meaning Igbo leaders asked him to disregard southeast leaders' backing of ex-vice-president Atiku Abubakar for Nigeria's highest office in 2019.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five Chief Executive officers and two Executive Directors of some Federal Agencies.
As the Super Eagles trade tackles with Bafana Bafana in Matchday 5 of the 2019 Afcon qualifier, Nigerians can watch the match live from their homes.
Kgomotso Christopher, voice-over artist and actress has been revealed to be the voice behind the MTN Customer Care line as other services.
The leader of the proscribe IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has called on Israel to lead the prosecution of Nigeria over the alleged killing of Ipob members.
The Kaduna State chapter of the Association of Commercial sex workers have commended Gov El-Rufai for lifting the curfew imposed in the state.
Senator Shehu Sani has described Atiku Abubakar's promise to sell off part of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as "dangerous."
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has said that he did not mean to denigrate professors and the teaching profession when he said that some senior lecturers in universalises earned more than him.
President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Ayuba Wabba on Friday warned state governors against their refusal to pay the proposed national minimum wage of N30,000.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Friday called for the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.
The Nigerian Government on Friday declared Tuesday as Public Holiday to mark the 2018 Eid-el Maulud.
United States ambassador to Nigeria Stuart Symington, says Nigerian youths should be concerned about the country’s future and should not allow been used as thugs in the 2019 elections.
The president of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina, says he is confident that Nigeria and every other country on the continent will sign the Africa Free Trade agreement.
Former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna Dr Muhammad Sani-Bello has officially joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
APC chairman Adams Oshiomhole says his party will focus on character and integrity of candidates in its campaign messages for the 2019 elections.
Gov Rauf Aregbesola has said he would quit the Government House on Monday ahead of the November 27 expiration of his tenure.
Senator Dino Melaye have accused the APC of plotting to use the N60 billion approved to support the rice industry for the 2019 elections.
National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday rubbished reports of him collecting bribes to favour some aspirants during the party's primary elections.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been adopted by the United Progressive Party (UPP) as its presidential candidate for the 2019 general election.
The spokesperson for the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Segun Sowunmi, says Atiku Abubakar will only be in office for four years, noting that the PDP Presidential candidate is ready to sign a legal document to that effect.
Coach Gernot Rohr has named Ikechukwu Ezenwa to man the Super Eagles goal in a Group E 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with South Africa in Johannesburg.
Former Nigeria international Mutiu ''headmaster'' Adepoju says the Super Eagles have already qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Former Nigeria international Austine Okocha does not regard South Africa's Bafana Bafana as Super Eagles' rivals.
Liverpool star defender Virgil Van Dijk has attacked Cristiano Ronaldo and other Real Madrid stars over their Champions League final 3-1 defeat.
South Africa will give the Super Eagles a run for their money when the sides face off in Saturday's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Johannesburg, says ex-Eagle Geroge Finidi.
Fulham's new manager Claudio Ranieri says he "needed to come back to England" after being announced as the Cottagers manager on Wednesday.
The Super Eagles stand-in Captain, Ahmed Musa, on Friday said that the Nigerian national team would not play for a draw in South Africa.
Ehi Ogbebor, through several posts on Instagram, called out her billionaire husband and also accused him of wanting to use their son for rituals.
Popular Nigerian comedian, I Go Dye has taken a bold step to write an open letter to the president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari.
Sodiq Abubakar, aka CDQ, said that he has once been discouraged by a top manager in the music industry who said his song had no commercial value.
Veteran Nollywood actors, Joke Silva, and Olu Jacobs have chosen to celebrate their 33rd wedding anniversary with a cute family photo.
Popular Afro Musician, Burna boy has reportedly found love, following a love up image of himself with an unknown pretty lady.
Multi-award winning artiste, DMW Boss, Davido has said he is not in a competition with anybody in the Nigerian music industry.
OAP and founder of #Freethesheeple, Daddy Freeze has come to the defense of the alleged owner of Instablog9ja, saying he is only doing his job.
Efe Ejeba the winner of BBNaija Double Wahala, has revealed the leftover of his N25 million prize money won from the competition is N75,000.
Mavins record diva, Tiwa Savage has shared her experience with British Vogue, to speak about motherhood and how it inspires her.
The governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele, has described the report that Nigeria’s rice import has increased by 400,000 tonnes as "fake news."
Nigeria will be the world second largest rice buyer in 2019, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has projected. The USDA said in its latest Rice...
The statistician-general of the federation Yemi Kale, the federal government has not released money for the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) to complete the unemployment report.
Reports have pointed out that the International Monetary Fund’s prediction of a weak revenue generation for Nigeria in the short term may have some implications. According...
Oil prices hit its lowest point since December 2017 on Tuesday, with the United States West Texas Intermediate (WTI) losing $2 in less than 30 minutes to sell at $55.12.
US President Donald Trump has called on reporters to act with ''decorum'' in future pressers after a court ordered the White House to return CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the brutal killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul last month, according to the CIA, the Washington Post reports.
The number of missing in Californian wildfires has risen to 631, as authorities added hundreds of names to the lists of the unaccounted for Thursday.
Two leaders of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were on Friday found guilty of genocide.
At least 42 passengers have been confirmed dead after a suspected gas tank exploded on a bus in Zimbabwe, the police have said on Friday.
Russia warned France that it must recognize its peace efforts in CAR as negotiations continued on a contentious UN Security Council resolution.
Facebook has started a rollout of an "Unsend" feature for Messenger, letting users delete messages within 10 minutes of sending.
Tesla has cut prices on its residential solar systems by as much as 25 percent in a bid to lift lagging sales after the company streamlined its sales and marketing organization
Instagram has announced three new features that make it easier to buy and sell products on the platform.
The International Business Machines Corporation is to spend 25 million dollars in Nigeria and some other African countries for youth empowerment in the next few years.
Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware to $120 per share, still way short of the $300 price suggested by activist investor Carl Icahn.
Yoshitaka Sakurada, who was recently appointed Japan’s recently cybersecurity and Olympics minister has told parliament he has never used a computer in his life.
A programme to help human trafficking victims get behind-the-scenes jobs at Apple stores has been announced by the American tech company.
Telecom companies that intend to deepen financial inclusion in the country through mobile money services have been asked by the CBN to make a minimum capital deposit of N5bn.
The chief medical director (CMD) of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Temitope Alonge, says the deaths recorded as a result of cardiovascular diseases is rising.
A study released on Tuesday by the University of Exeter reveals that obesity or being overweight can cause depression even when no other health problems exist.
A 2018 global family planning report has revealed that Nigeria recorded 1,371,000 unwanted pregnancies in 2018 alone.
A Consultant in Reproductive Endocrinology, Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, has urged Nigerians to cultivate the habit of eating local foods to prevent diseases such as diabetes.
The Federal Ministry of Health has said that about Twenty to Thirty per cent of Nigerians suffer from mental illness.
A local immunisation official, Aliyu Abubakar, has disclosed that use of packets of indomie noodle as social mobilisation strategy is boosting polio immunisation in Dange-Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto state.
The Pharmacist Council of Nigeria says it has sealed 358 medicine premises in Taraba State during its 35th outing covering about 30 states in the country.
More than nine cases of Cholera has been recorded in Yobe State in the country's North-East region, a little rise in the number of reported cases in the State.
Atiku's greatest advantage over Buhari, bequeathed to him by the president on a platter of gold, is his thinking capacity called IQ. The greatest advantage Buhari has made available to Atiku in their mutual but conflicting bid to be president (at the expense of the other) is Buhari's lower IQ.
When the 3 years of loot for election in Buhari's favour, are removed from Atiku's cumulative and 32 concurrent years of stealing or loot for elections, that consist of the wasted PDP years, added to the wasted IBB years added to Atiku Abubakar's years of loot, the difference would be +29 in Atiku's favour (the break down is in Advantage 6 below).