President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Katsina, Katsina State, charged the military to be more spontaneous in restoring peace to the country, particularly states troubled by bandits, ordering them “not to spare bandits’’ that have been killing, maiming and extorting innocent citizens.
President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Abuja on Saturday after spending the Eid-el-Kabir celebration in his home town Daura, Katsina State.
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on Friday called for clarity with regard to President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive on restriction of foreign exchange for food import.
The immediate past Governor of Zamfara, Abdulaziz Yari, has gone to court, praying that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) be asked to unseal his property located at Maitama, Abuja.
Champions Manchester City failed to win in the Premier League for the first time in 16 matches as Gabriel Jesus had an injury-time goal ruled out by VAR in their game against Tottenham on Saturday night.
Arsenal secured their second Premier League win of the season in as many matches as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's goal secured a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Burnley.
Airlines, passengers and all other stakeholders have been notified by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) that the runway at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu will be closed for major repairs.
Reactions have trailed the alleged arrest of Nigerian entrepreneur, Obinwanne Okeke by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Saturday, August 17th, 2019.
Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Saturday, August 17, 2019, on Concise News.
It is stupidity for a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu to think he will be president of the country in 2023.
However, as at the time of publishing this news report, checks reveal that the N-Power scheme did not send the message.
Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Thursday, August 15, 2019, on Concise News.
Gernot Rohr has recalled Kelechi Iheanacho, Tyronne Ebuehi and Semi Ajayi for Nigeria's friendly against Ukraine on 10 September in Kiev.
No lesser than four mourners have been killed in a gunmen attack on Tongov district of Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue state.
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Saturday, denied arrest of any member of the group in Ebonyi state.
Police in Enugu, southeast Nigeria, have arrested at least 30 suspects, including the alleged killers of a Catholic priest.
Good day, and welcome to the Concise News compilation of the latest Kogi State news online headlines for today, August 17th, 2019.
The National Vice President, Medical and Health Workers Union (MHWUN), Onu Edoka on Friday urged the Kogi State Government to fulfil all agreements it entered with labour before the release of the N30.8 billion bailout fund, Concise News reports.
Good day, welcome to the latest Benue State online news headlines update for today, Saturday, August 17th, 2019, on Concise News.
The Police in Benue have confirmed the assassination of a former local council official named Aondongu Mkuma Mathias in Zaki-Biam town of Ukum Local Government Area of the state, Concise News reports.
Welcome to the compilation of the latest world Biafra online news headlines update on Concise News for today, Saturday, August 17th, 2019.
The Senior Special Assistant to the president on job creation and youth employment, Afolabi Imoukhuede, recently stormed the home and workplace of an N-Power volunteer, Olalekan Ayodele Sipasi Concise News reports.
As the state election approaches, Alhaji Mohammed Yakubu, a Kogi governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), has pleaded with the electorates to use their voting power to ensure good governance in the state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Benue chapter, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for renaming Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi to Joseph Saawuan Tarka University, Concise News reports.
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Friday fixed August 21 to hear closing arguments of the petitioners and the respondents.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for directing the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari does not possess the qualification to run for president because he could not produce his school certificates.
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) to dismiss the petition by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the last presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, challenging his victory in the February 23 polls for lack of merit.
Alhaji Mohammed Audu, All Progressives Congress (APC)’s aspirant in Kogi Governorship elections says he is on a mission to rescue the state from poverty, unemployment, infrastructure deficit occasioned by bad governance.
National Chairman of the Action Alliance (AA), Kenneth Udeze, has berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for suspending national officers of the party. Speaking...
A female aspirant in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi, Ms Rukkayat Ibrahim, has promised to be the voice for the voiceless women in the state, if elected governor.
Some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have urged the party’s leadership to allow all governorship aspirants in Bayelsa to participate in the primaries.
Nigeria’s Flying Eagles have started their campaign in the 2019 African Games in Rabat with a 1-1 draw with Burkina Faso in Group A football event.
The 2019/20 Bundesliga season has started with a slip up for Bayern Munich as the champions could only manage a 2-2 draw at home to Hertha Berlin on Friday.
As activities intensify in the current transfer window, Barcelona and Bayern Munich have confirmed that an agreement is in place to send Philippe Coutinho to the German giants on a one-year loan with an option to purchase, Concise News reports.
A spectacular late strike from Aritz Aduriz earned Athletic Bilbao a dramatic 1-0 victory over Barcelona in the opening match of the 2019/20 La Liga season on Friday night at San Mames.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the national female basketball team, D’Tigress, who beat Mali, 79-58, Friday night to qualify for the final of FIBA Women's AfroBasket 2019 ongoing in Dakar, Senegal.
Nigerians have lamented as FIFA slammed a life ban on former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia following match-fixing charges, Concise News reports.
African champions D'Tigress of Nigeria have progressed to the final of the 2019 FIBA Afrobasket Championship by defeating Mali 79-58 in the semi-finals on Friday.
Paul Pogba's brother says the midfielder may yet leave Manchester United for Real Madrid before the continental transfer window closes on September 2.
Nollywood actress, Wumi Toriola has cried out that new mum, Toyin Abraham and her fans should be held responsible if anything happens to her.
Nigerian actress and scriptwriter, Omoni Oboli has urged her fans and followers not to be the reason someone commits suicide.
Nigerian gay rights activist Bisi Alimi has claimed that there is nothing like God's grace, saying it is another word for 419 (fraudulent activity)
Canadian rapper, Drake, has taken a number of Nigerians by surprise after he used popular slangs which include "Ikebe" and "Bakassi" as part of his lyrics.
Big Brother Naija housemate, Diane has dropped a bombshell by saying she would die if she involves in sex before marriage.
While the chemistry between BBNaija housemates, Seyi and Tacha continues to grow, he has revealed that he gets jealous when he sees her with others, Concise News understands
Big Brother Naija housemates who always have ways of thrilling the fans of the reality show, again made the show interesting as Seyi kissed Mercy all over her body.
Singer Omawumi in a conversation with Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson-Okojie, has said even if he cheats, she will not leave her husband.
Big Brother Naija housemate Seyi has yet again sparked off reactions over his lineage, being the grandson of late Nigerian nationalist, Obafemi Awolowo.
Nigerian singer and songwriter, Kingsley Okonkwo, better known as Kcee has claimed that ninety per cent of Nigerian celebrities live fake lives.
Crucial market indicators tied to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) dropped by 0.47 per cent on Friday, Concise News reports. The All-Share Index lost 127.64...
Transactions resumed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday after the Eid-el-Kabir celebration with a loss of 0.82 per cent due to profit-taking in blue chips.
The President of the Republic of Guinea, Prof. Alpha Conde, has solicited closer and stronger economic ties between Kano and Guinea, Concise News reports.
A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Kingsley Moghalu has knocked down President Muhammadu Buhari's directive to the bank on food importation.
Yemen’s Houthi rebels said they launched multiple bomb-laden drone attacks on Saturday on an oil refinery of Saudi Aramco, the Saudi Arabian Oil Company.
Sudan’s military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal to pave the way for civilian rule.
US Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib will be allowed to enter Israel to visit her relatives, Interior Minister Aryeh Deri announced on Friday.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said his decision to strip Indian-administered Kashmir of its special status will restore the region to its "past glory".
Britain’s main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn urged parliament on Wednesday to oust Prime Minister Boris Johnson before he takes the splintered country out of the EU without a deal.
President Donald Trump in a tweet sought a "personal meeting" with China's President Xi Jinping to discuss the political crisis inundating Hong Kong.
Nigeria has asked China to carry out a thorough investigation into the death of Joseph Nwajueze, a Nigerian Pastor residing in that country.
Instagram announced on Thursday that it is adding an option for users to report posts they think are false, as the Facebook-owned photo-sharing site tries...
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to host the Conference of African Telecommunications Regulators on Consumer Affairs (CATCO) in Abuja from August 20 to 22.
White House officials and big social media companies met on Friday to talk about how to curb extremism online after two mass shootings last weekend that killed 31 people in Texas and Ohio.
China deployed its first batch of traffic robot police in Handan, North China's Hebei Province on Wednesday, with multiple functions including road patrols and accident warning that represent the development of China's artificial intelligence traffic management.
Social Media giant Facebook has confirmed that it's changing the name of its two most popular apps, Instagram and WhatsApp, to better disclose its ownership of the apps.
The Apple credit card being launched with Goldman Sachs Group will not allow the purchase of cryptocurrencies with the card, according to a customer agreement posted to Goldman’s website on Friday.
President Muhammadu Buhari says the Reference Hospital established by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in Daura will provide standard healthcare services and reduce medical tourism by Nigerians.
An Abuja based dietitian identified as Paul Okoh has advised persons living with haemophilia condition to stay away from ginger.
Two medical experts, Mrs Subedetu Nafiu, a Family Planning Manager and Mr Olusola Malomo, a Nutritionist, on Friday said that breastfeeding mothers could also enjoy sex while breastfeeding.
Tolu Adeleke, a Nigerian medical doctor has taken to her Twitter handle to express displeasure over the attitude of some patients who resort to faith instead of taking their medications.
The President/CEO of an International Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Resolve to Save Life, Dr. Tom Frieden has advised the Nigerian Government to budget well and spend effectively on public health, especially in epidemics preparedness.
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change disclosed that eating less meat and more plant diet will help the world in fighting climate change, Concise News reports.
An opinion piece by columnist Omoshola Deji.
Lionel Messi faltered once again with Argentina as La Albiceleste fell to a two-nil defeat to arch-rivals Brazil in the Copa America semi-final on Wednesday, meaning the 'Greatest Ever' has now played in nine international tournaments without winning a single title. 'Leo' might just not be destined for it