Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar’s running mate in the 2019 presidential election, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will compel Nigeria's electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to produce the poll results from its server at the Election Petitions Tribunal.
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, June 18th, 2019.
Nigeria’s electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it did not transmit the 2019 General Election results through its server.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commiserated with families of victims of bomb blasts at a viewing centre in Mandarari, Konduga Local Government Area of Borno on Sunday, Concise News reports
The Federal Government says that it has suspended the Homegrown School Feeding Programme in some states because of alleged reports of poor quality food, insufficient and irregular supply of food.
FC Barcelona Femení forward, Asisat Oshoala is being derided on social media for her performances at the ongoing FIFA Women's World Cup, Concise News reports
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The management of Kano Zoological Garden has clarified that armed robbers stole the missing N6.82 million and not a gorilla in the zoo as widely reported
The Super Falcons of Nigeria bowed gallantly one nil to hosts of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, France in Rennes on Monday
The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in Nigeria's 2019 election, Omoyele Sowore, has explained that if the Biafra agitation is assented to, "Nigeria is too small for Igbo", Concise News reports.
A Nigerian man identified as Bayo has been exposed by the wife of his friend following his attempt to make love to her, Concise News reports.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) said it has yet to zone the positions of the majority leaders, chief whip and their deputies for the 9th National Assembly.
Liverpool has finally completed the signing of Melissa Lawley from Manchester City Women, Concise News reports.
Nigerians have commended the federal government over the release of N208billion for the funding of public universities and tertiary institutions in the country.
South Korea's Lee Kang-in has won the Golden Ball award at the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup even though his side lost out to Ukraine.
Group Managing Director, Benue Investment and Property Company (BIPC), Alfred Adem has sought collaboration with the Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) to revive semi-moribund industries in the state, Concise News reports
The Chairperson, Nigerians In the Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa has condemned the attitude of a 32-year old Nigerian, Jeffrey Apkovweta Ewohime who allegedly destroyed properties of the Nigerian embassy in London
A scheme of one of the Social Investment Programmes of the Nigerian Government, N-Power has reiterated that the N-Power portal is not open for fresh applications, Concise News reports
The leader of the banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu will address "Biafrans" today Tuesday, Concise News reports
The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello and his supporters now have a herculean task in front of them ahead of the November 16 gubernatorial polls following the adoption of direct primary by the Hadi Ametuo-led faction in the All Progressive Congress (APC)
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Monday night imposed curfew in Jalingo, the state capital, after fresh outbreak of crisis in some communities in Kona and ATC areas.
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Monday charged residents to ensure full compliance with existing laws and regulations in the state
The All Progressive Congress (APC) Kogi stakeholders have warned of a sharp division in the ranks of the party which may affect its fortunes in the forthcoming November 16th gubernatorial poll
The Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu recently signed an executive bill on traffic, waste management and environment.
The Lagos State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Ikeja on Monday dismissed a petition filed by the Alliance for Democracy (AD) and the Labour Party (LP), challenging the victory of Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the governorship election held on March 9 this year.
A former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said Nigeria is sitting on a keg of gun powder that could trigger soon.
Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State has applauded the Court of Appeal judgment which confirmed him as the winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election held last year.
The Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State has urged his predecessor Rochas Okorocha to return monies allegedly siphoned by his family members.
The Senate President Ahmed Lawan has debunked reports making the rounds that he said that power should be given to the south-west after President Muhammadu Buhari's tenure in 2023.
The Supreme Court has fixed July 5, 2019 for judgment in the appeals filed by Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP) Senator Ademola Adeleke concerning the dispute over the last governorship election in Osun State.
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the European Union (EU) report on the 2019 general elections has revealed that the February 23 Presidential election was rigged to favour President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Supreme Court will on Monday (today) entertain the appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate in the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, challenging the victory of the Governor of the state, Adegboyega Oyetola and his All Progressives Congress (APC) at the poll.
Benson Agadaga, a kinsman of Nigeria's immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, has declared interest to run for the post of Bayelsa governor ahead of the November 16 poll.
A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Tunde Ajibulu has said that the people of the state have lost confidence in Governor Yahaya Bello, Concise News reports
The Court of Appeal in Owerri on Sunday dismissed a suit challenging the emergence of Imo state Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general election.
Anthony Joshua has taken a thinly-veiled dig at Tyson Fury over his latest win, as he questioned the quality of his opponent Tom Schwarz
Lionel Messi has not avoided the critics after Argentina began their Copa America 2019 campaign with a defeat against Colombia, but his rival, Radamel Falcao has backed him, analysing why the Albiceleste skipper is not to be blamed for the loss
The Super Falcons of Nigeria take on hosts France in their last group game tonight in an all-important clash, and Concise News brings you the confirmed team line-up
Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie has admitted that she was afraid when called upon to play against South Korea at the 2019 Women's World Cup.
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Maurizio Sarri is urging Juventus to sign Jorginho and Emerson Palmieri from Chelsea, Concise News reports.
Naomi Osaka retained a top place in the WTA rankings on Monday in an unchanged top 20 with two weeks to go to Wimbledon.
Novak Djokovic leads the men’s ATP tennis rankings released Monday ahead of French Open champion Rafael Nadal and former world number one Roger Federer.
StarTimes ON has announced its Pan Africa Online Film Festival (PAOFF) award competition in Lagos to empower local film and music video producers.
Popular Lagos socialite and club owner, Eze Nwalie Nwogu, popularly known as Pretty Mike celebrated Father’s Day with pretty half-naked women.
Popular Ghana Actress Yvonne Nelson said that men are the major reason why kids have broken families and she advice that if they cannot be responsible, they should zip up.
British rapper and singer, Stefflon Don has disclosed in an interview she heard on Beat 1 that fans should be expecting a wedding invites from Burna Boy and herself soonest as she called him is husband.
Popular Nigerian Fuji musician, Adewale Ayuba,has revealed that most up coming musicians are not embracing Fuji music due to its huge financial involvement when compare to the production of afro and hip hop song.
Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Ifu Ennada has firmly said she will soon expose the popular man in the entertainment industry who raped her.
The Bling Lagosians was premiere yesterday at the Filmhouse Cinemas and celebrities stayed true to the theme of the movie ‘Eko For Show’ following the styling of the film’s characters.
UK-based Nigerian artist, Dyo who is formerly known as Ms D, has officially releases the remix to 'Arena' featuring Nigerian alternate music singer and songwriter, Adekunle Gold.
Singer, danger and performer, Ciara Princess Harris and her son Future Zahir jam to her new song titled ”Set” off her Beauty Marks album.
The value of transactions via the Nigeria Interbank Settlement System Instant payment system rose to N41.48tn in five months.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced plans to blacklist firms, its owners and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the 43 restricted items into the country.
Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has declared his interest to seek a second term.
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has issued a licence to Green Energy International Limited for the generation of 40 megawatts of electricity.
A global rating agency, Fitch Ratings, has disclosed that Nigeria will continue to experience a slow recovery, as a result of the rebound in oil prices and the extension of services.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has approved a 10 per cent discount on harbour dues in all concessioned terminals at the Eastern ports.
A daily energy report, which was compiled by the Advisory Power Team, Office of the Vice President disclosed that Electricity Generating Companies (GenCos) comprising gas-fired and hydro stations released 4,122 MegaWatts (MW) of electricity into the national grid on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has said most importers of stockfish go through land borders to beat officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).
A former president of Egypt, Mohamed Morsi has died following his court session Monday, state television reported
Sara, wife of Isreali Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been convicted by an Isreali judge for misusing public funds to pay for meals at the Prime Minister's residence.
Tibor Nagy, a senior U.S. diplomat has warned that Sudan risks becoming another failed state like Libya or Somalia if the opposition and military don’t agree on a transition process.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the surprise exit of his spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, after a combative tenure that saw her all-but kill off traditional White House briefings to journalists.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s Supreme Leader, Thursday, ruled out any future negotiations with the U.S. during a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
British Home Secretary Sajid Javid has said that he had certified the US request to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on espionage grounds in a procedural move that opens the way for a court battle.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said that Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to 119,506,430 million in April 2019.
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei said the impact of a U.S. ban on the Chinese company was more severe than expected and warned that revenue would dip to around $100 billion this year and the next.
A recent report by a global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky has disclosed that children in Nigeria spend more time than others in over 10 countries watching videos and listening to music online.
Huawei will delay the launch of its much-touted foldable 5G Mate X smartphone by three months, the latest setback for the company that was slapped with U.S. sanctions last month.
The Federal Government's N-Power scheme have announced a partnership with American multinational information technology company, IBM, Concise News reports
Uber Technologies Inc unveiled its newest Volvo self-driving car in Washington on Wednesday as it works to eventually deploy vehicles without drivers under some limited conditions.
Facebook on Wednesday said that its CEO Mark Zuckerberg did not knowingly violate an agreement with the regulator supervising the company’s management of users’ personal data.
Photo and video-sharing social media platform, Instagram, has introduced a new features to help its customers enjoy more contents on a reduced amount of data.
Microsoft Corp on Sunday unveiled its next-generation Xbox console, known as “Project Scarlett,” which is set to hit store shelves during the 2020 holiday season.
Over Five Billion Dollars has been invested in Nigeria by the United States (US) in the fight against HIV/AIDS disease battling with the welfare of victims.
A Psychiatrist Consultant at the Federal Medical Center, Gusau, Zamfara, Aremu Saad, disclosed that over 20 per cent of Nigerians is suffering from different forms of mental illnesses.
Alhaji Muhammadu Bashar, the Emir of Gwandu and Chairman, Kebbi State Council of Chiefs, has launched a sickle cell awareness and sensitisation campaign in the state.
A gastroenterologist consultant from Ahamadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Dr. Bello Kumo said that Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) is more infectious than HIV. Kumo...
A retired senior pediatric nurse from Uwani District Hospital in Enugu, Amarachi Ozor urged parents and guardians to ensure they protect children under five years from cold as the rain increases.
Award-winning actor and singer, David Jones David thrown students into euphoria as he performed at Imo State University (IMSU), Which was part of the MTN-led Anti Substance Abuse Programme (ASAP) tour of Imo State.
If a Pastor does something reprehensible, does ‘touch not my anointed’ provide a cover from criticism?
Yes, there are super fake pastors, false prophets, strange spiritualties and all unrighteousness, but there is no ministry of criticism in the body of Christ.