Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN (Shiites) marched on the streets of Abuja on Tuesday to commemorate the birthday of Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, their leader
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.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has taken to his Twitter handle to ask Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to allow members to elect their leaders.
Beneficiaries of the Federal Government's social intervention programme, N-Power, are currently undergoing headcount and verification nationwide
In the last few days, some interesting stories about the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have been on the front burner, and today, Concise News has gathered them together for your reading here.
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."
The 2019 recruitment into the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has started and this post details the documents you should submit and print out.
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019.
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.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says candidates can check their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results on their mobile phones and should not “allow any Computer-Based Test centre to exploit them.”
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top JAMB news headlines for today, Monday, April 22nd, 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service Recruitment for 2019 has started with the portal opened for application, Concise News reports.
Since President Muhammadu Buhari signed the N30,000 minimum wage bill into law on Thursday, N-Power beneficiaries have been fed with news of their monthly stipend increased from N30, 000 to N50, 000
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results 'are all ready.'
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
Popular On-Air-Personality, Daddy Freeze has summoned the Senior pastor of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman for questioning.
Senator-elect of Kogi East Senatorial Jibrin Isah has identified Governor Yahaya Bello's economic plans as one of the reasons he should be re-elected, Concise New reports.
The youths from Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State on Monday protested against the alleged raping of women in the area by suspected Fulani herdsmen.
A former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan and staunch critic of the APC led administration, Reno Omokri, has revealed that his former boss called him and appealed to him to show more respect and kindness to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has restated that the people of Igbo decent hail from Ile-Ife in Osun state, Concise News understands.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has aborted his annual leave to address the rise of killings in the state, Concise News understands.
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.
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.
Justice Okon Abang has withdrawn from a suit filed by the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, seeking an order compelling the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him a certificate of return as the senator-elect for Imo West.
The Senate President has responded to the allegation by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, that the National Assembly had padded the national budget for four years, challenging him to provide proof.
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has fixed hearing for April 24 in the appeals filed by the Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) contesting the March 22, 2019 judgement by the Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal.
Some presiding officers in Borno and Yobe states have said that they transmitted results of the February 23 presidential election to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, on Sunday said that his support for the candidacy of Senator Ahmad Lawan, and Femi Gbajabiamila, for ninth National Assembly leadership, is in compliance with the directive of the ruling party.
A group, The Campaign Concourse (TCC) has said that the purported suspension of Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu by the All Progressives Congress (APC) is being sponsored by his detractors.
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has described as “untrue” reports that he is planning to strengthen his presidential ambition by planting his allies in key positions at the National Assembly
Manchester City defender Kyle Walker says that Red Devils supporters are backing his team to win the Premier League EPL title.
Chelsea assistant manager Gianfranco Zola declared the Club's intention to file a complaint after Maurizio Sarri was left "offended" by a comment made by one of Burnley's coaching staff in the fiery 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge on Monday night.
The English Premier League (EPL) Top Scorer battle is still open as the 2018-19 season enters its final lap
Burnley blocked Chelsea's hopes of going third on the Premier League table with a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge on Monday night
Chelsea Assistant Assistant Coach Gianfranco Zola says the Blues are "very unhappy" with "too much time-wasting" by Burnley after the London club were held 2-2 at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea missed the chance to rise to third on the Premier League table following a 2-2 draw with Burnley on Monday night
The Rivers State Government says it is excited hosting the 18th All African Senior Badminton Championships in Port Harcourt
Nigeria can beat Norway and South Korea to reach the knock-out stages of the FIFA women's World Cup for the first time since 1999, according coach of the Super Falcons Thomas Dennerby.
English Premier League outfit Chelsea are ready to sign Barcelona star Philippe Coutinho as a replacement for departing Eden Hazard, Concise News understands.
Afro-pop singer and songwriter, Yemi Alade, has revealed she will be featuring American A-list rapper, Rick Ross on the remix of her song, "Oh My Gosh"
An overwhelming 50,000 festival-goers woke up early to go watch Kanye West's Sunday Service, TMZ reports.
Ex-housemate of the Big Brother Nigeria, BBNaija 2018, Ifu Ennada, has expressed her shock about the attitudes of some married men.
An Instagram user identified as @Hklinks has narrated how popular singer, Small Doctor, saved victims of his vehicles who were involved in a road accident
A-list Nigerian musician, Dr Sid has cried out that some “dodgy” guys may be cloning peoples ATM cards at the GTbank Automated Teller Machine, ATM.
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.
The Kogi Government and Messrs Emerald Fertilizer Production and Allied Investment Limited have sealed a deal to revive the Confluence Fertilizer Company, Concise News reports.
The Islamic State has said that it was responsible for the suicide bombings which led to deaths of over 300 persons in Sri Lanka.
A man who has fallen in love with a robot has revealed they are planning on getting married soon
One of the owners of British online fashion retailer, Asos, Anders Povlsen says three of his four children were killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka
State of Emergency has been declared from midnight Monday by the Sri Lankan authorities following the deadly Easter attacks, the president’s office said.
Officers made the discovery in the capital, Colombo, on Monday, a spokesman said, a day after suicide bombers attacked churches and hotels killing 290 people and wounding about 500.
A former US President Barack Obama is under fire following his comment on the Sri Lanka Easter bombings, Concise News understands. This news medium had...
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.
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.
Apple Inc is notorious for keeping what happens in its laboratories a closely guarded secret.
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.
Mark Cerny, American game programmer and lead system architect for the PS 4, has revealed the details for Sony’s next-generation PlayStation console.
Apple has held talks with at least four companies as possible suppliers for next-generation lidar sensors in self-driving cars, evaluating the companies’ technology while also still working on its own lidar unit, three people familiar with the discussions said.
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.
Prof. Ahmed Ahidjo, Chief Medical Director, CMD of UMTH, has advocated collaborative support for the hospital to enhance quality healthcare delivery.
Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Health and Human Services Secretariat, says every child in the territory will be immunised against polio and other diseases.
The Oyo State Health Insurance Agency has introduced barter and daily payment system to ensure operators in the informal sector benefit from its Scheme.
A medical consultant, Dr Saheed Nasiru, on Wednesday cautioned against the use of ototoxic drugs, saying they are capable of damaging the ear.
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