The Department of State Services (DSS) has debunked reports that it has arrested and detained seven staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC).
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is the light in the midst of darkness in Aso Villa, according to the Founder of Christ Life Church Bishop Wale Oke.
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.
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Monday April 22nd, 2019.
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...
A Nigerian-Canadian teenager Tega Aror's entry into the "What's Your Story - 2019," canvasses for a safer internet experience for users.
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.”
The Nigeria Customs Service Recruitment for 2019 has started with the portal opened for application, Concise News reports.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results 'are all ready.'
Rommy Ezeonwuka, a Board of Trustees member of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Rommy Ezeonwuka has said that agitation for Biafra is wrong if Igbos continue development of other cities outside Igboland.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Saturday, alleged that it has uncovered fresh plots by the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to disgraced its governorship candidate in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, the Ondo State Governor has been suspended by the National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress for anti-activities.
There is a big difference between (ordinary) Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) result and the one called ORIGINAL JAMB RESULT. The original Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) result is absolutely needed - especially when you have been offered provisional admission by your choice institution
The 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) has been concluded with candidates, as expected, eager to see their results.
Osayi Lawrence Lawson, Son of a legendary armed robber, Lawrence Anini in a video he posted on social media clears air on how the media and the movie industry portrayed his father.
JAMB has noted that it will cancel the results of those who cheated in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Concise News understands.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kogi chapter, has called on the State Governor Yahaya Bello to pay up workers salary, Concise News reports.
G.O of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has declared war on bloggers who write anything untrue about him, his family or his ministry.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said himself and other politicians in Rivers State must ask for God's forgiveness.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has warned Candidates who sat for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to beware of fraudsters as they wait for their results.
The tactical teams of the Edo State Police Command have apprehended four suspected Boko Haram members
The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has assured motorists in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial centre, that the Third Mainland Bridge is safe for...
A 30-year-old man, Danjuma Bisalla, has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife, Uwani, for uttering that she would remarry if her husband died
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
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP's gubernatorial candidate in Kano, Kabir Abba Yusuf, has criticised Gov. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, for his “reckless” statements on the outcome of the supplementary election in the state.
Prince Tony Momoh, former Minister of Information has criticised the move made by the All Progressives Congress, imposing leaders on the National Assembly.
The Independent National Electoral Commission in Lagos State, on Thursday, announced that the supplementary election in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency would hold on April 27.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governors and party state chairmen from the North-central geopolitical zone of Nigeria have endorsed the two candidates of the party for the leadership positions of the 9th National Assembly: Senator Ahmed Lawan and Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila
A prominent aspirant for the office of Senate President in the 9th National Assembly, Senator Ali Ndume, has dismissed insinuations that he turned down Vice President Yemi Osinbajo's intervention to drop his Senate presidency ambition
￼A Kaduna Court of Appeal has upheld the appeal filed by Abba Kabir Yusuf, which counter a Federal High Court ruling that sacked him as the PDP's governorship candidate in Kano state.
Mike Phelan, an assistant to Manchester United gaffer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is all set to quit his job with the English side.
Manchester City playmaker Kevin de Bruyne is set to miss the crucial Manchester derby as he suffered suspected hamstring strain against Tottenham.
The Week 42 UK football pool fixtures for 2019 will see Manchester United host Chelsea at the Old Trafford on Sunday at number 6.
Nigeria's thirteen years sub 10 seconds jinx in the 100 meters race has been broken by Divine Oduduru.
African powerhouse Nigeria will take on Guinea in the first semi-final of the CAF U17 Africa Cup of Nations at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam, on Wednesday.
Manchester United legend, Gary Neville has launched a blistering attack on the team’s performance at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon, labelling it “rancid” and “embarrassing”
The Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) has declared its intention to develop the sport from grassroots level
Rangers International Football Club of Enugu beat MFM FC of Lagos 1-0 on Sunday to extend their lead in the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Group A to six points
Sunusi Ibrahim and Anas Yusuf were the tormentors-in-chief as Nasarawa United defeated El-Kanemi Warriors 5-1 at the Lafia City Stadium in the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 16 on Sunday
Bread seller turned model, Jumoke Orisaguna, has been gifted four hundred thousand Naira by "Alter Plate Music" artist, Harrysong.
Popular gospel artist, Chioma Jesus, and 10-year old Saxophonist, Anderson Peter, entertain worshippers at the 2019 Praise Storm on Sunday in Abuja.
BBNaija reality TV star, Leo Dasilva has revealed the amount of pressure he’s getting from his family who are expecting him to get married.
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.
Nigeria has been ranked by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as the second worst country in the world in the use of sovereign wealth funds.
Business activities on the floor of the Nigeria stock market fell further on Tuesday as investors lost N4.8bn, Concise News reports.
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.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could move to Africa after their child's birth as they could both land a royal job on the continent.
Ukrainian comedian, Volodymyr Zelensky has polled a landslide victory in the country's presidential election
Voting for a referendum will commence on Saturday in Egypt as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi aims to cement his rule.
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.
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.
Twitter appears to be making headway lately at fixing abuse and harassment on its platform — despite a few embarrassing blunders.
The world's largest aircraft by wingspan and largest all-composite aircraft took to the air for the first time on Saturday as the Stratolaunch completed its maiden flight.
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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