2023: Why Igbo Can’t Produce President – Ohanaeze
The Igbo socio-political group, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said Igbo do not deserve the country's presidential seat in 2023, Concise News reports.
New Kano Emirates: 29 Groups Tell Sultan Of Sokoto What To Do
A coalition of 29 civil society organisations has called on the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Abubakar, to denounce the four new Emirates in Kano.
Militants Reveal Date To Declare Niger Delta Republic
Militant group Network of Niger Delta Republic Fighters has vowed to declare a Niger Delta Republic on 1st of June, 2019, due to alleged selective maltreatment of the people of the region by the Muhammadu Buhari administration.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, May 21st, 2019.
Tinubu Meets Buhari In Saudi Arabia, Explains Why Nigerians Should ‘Assist’ PDP
National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu has called on Nigerians to "assist" the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) overcome their “colossal defeat” in the 2019 presidential election.
2019 Elections: INEC Withdraws 25 Certificates Of Return From Winners
Nigeria's electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has withdrawn 25 Certificates of Return from some winners of the 2019 Elections on court orders.
Defamation: Presidency Reacts To Atiku’s Claims
Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed not to be distracted by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election Atiku Abubakar.
EFCC Boss Magu Speaks On Body Investigating Okorocha
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that the agency is investigating outgoing Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, Concise News reports.
FG Rolls Out Activities For June 12, Says May 29 Remains Public Holiday
The Federal Government on Monday confirmed that May 29 still remains a public holiday in the country, but says most activities of the event have been shifted to June 12.
Ohanaeze Speaks On Tinubu Replacing Buhari As President
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo has told a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu not to run for president in 2023, Concise News has gathered.
Kaduna: How Pastor, 16 Others Were Kidnapped
Some unknown gunmen have kidnapped a senior Pastor of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Rev. Zakariah Ido in Kaduna State during a church service.
FG Condemns Attacks On UN Peace Keepers In Mali
The Federal Government has condemned in the strongest term, the attacks on the UN Peace Keepers that led to the death of a Nigerian UN peacekeeper in Timbuktu, northern Mali, by unidentified assailants.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Monday, May 20th, 2019
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Monday, May 20th, 2019.
Fani-Kayode Reacts To Lamido’s Comments Against Obasanjo
Femi Fani-Kayode has insinuated that ex-governor of Jigawa state Sule Lamido could be a supporter of the perceived islamisation for condemning former President Olusegun Obasanjo's recent comments on Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria.
Lamido Cautions Obasanjo Over Fresh Boko Haram Comments
Former Jigawa state governor Sule Lamido has cautioned ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo against making comments devoid of statesmanship.
What Shettima Said About Ganduje, Emir Of Kano
Borno state governor Kashim Shettima says he is emotionally indebted to his Kano state equivalent, Abdullahi Ganduje and the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II.
Atiku Demands Public Apology From Buhari’s Aide Over Alleged Defamation
Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democractic Party, (PDP) has asked Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari to issue him a public apology over what he called her defamatory statements.
Video Of President Muhammadu Buhari Running While On Hajj Goes Viral
A video of President Muhammadu Buhari running while performing the Lesser Hajj in Makkah has triggered a lot of reactions online, as it belies the vile propaganda about his health.
Real Reason Boko Haram, Herdsmen Continue To Cause Havoc – Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has regretted the incessant deadly activities of Boko Haram and herdsmen in the country.
NERC Fines Power Firm For Supplying Power To Customers Outside It’s Distribution Area
Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has placed a fine on PIPP LVI DisCo Limited, for supplying power to customers of EKEDC without approval.