17 Persons Die In Kwara Auto-Crash
An auto-crash on Thursday at Bacita junction, on Ilorin-Jebba-Mokwa expressway in Kwara, killed 17 people.
Federal Govt Throws Light On Planned N-Power Community Policing
The National Economic Council (NEC) has reaffirmed that it is planning to engage N-Power beneficiaries and National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in community policing, Concise News reports.
Oyo: What Alao-Akala Said About Sunday Dare’s Ministerial Appointment
Former Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala of Oyo State has commended the appointment of Sunday Dare as the Minister of Youths and Sports by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Latest N-Power News Headlines For Friday, August 23
Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Friday, August 23, 2019, on Concise News.
$9bn UK Fine: FG To Prosecute Govt Officials Involved In Contract
The Nigerian government has said it would prosecute government officials who caused the award of $9bn by a British court against the country.
Nigerians React As FBI Arrests 77 Nigerians In US For Internet Fraud
Nigerians have expressed sadness and disappointment over the arrest of 77 of their nationals in the United States by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in an ongoing investigation related to fraud cases.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Friday, August 23rd, 2019
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Friday, August 23rd, 2019.
Air Force Destroys Boko Haram Base In Sambisa Forest
The Nigerian Air Force has destroyed Boko Haram base in Sambisa Forest, Borno State, following the airstrikes being conducted by the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE under Operation GREEN SWEEP 3, Concise News reports.
German Police Identify Four Of Ekweremadu’s Attackers
The Bavaria Police has identified four of the people that attacked the former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, in Nuremberg, Germany.
Properties Destroyed As Boko Haram Hits Borno Villages
Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have invaded Gubio and Magumeri town in Borno state, displacing thousands of people during the attack.
Police Confirm Kidnap Of Sokoto Lawmaker
The Sokoto State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of Aminu Bodai, a member of State House of Assembly, Concise News reports.
FBI Arrests 77 Nigerians In US For Internet Fraud (See Full Names)
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has announced the arrest of many Nigerians in an ongoing investigation related to fraud cases.
Wealth Of Nation Shaped By Investment In Education, Says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday at the inauguration of the Post Graduate Centre of Excellence at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State, said...
I Have Appreciated Kano, Kaduna With Two Senior Ministers – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari says he gave Kaduna and Kano states two substantive positions in his cabinet to appreciate the massive votes he received during the 2019 presidential election.
Ooni Of Ife, Africans In Diaspora Set To Establish Mobile Museum
Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi together with a group of black Africans and the Carribean are set to establish a standard mobile museum of African arts, Concise News reports.
Court Remands Four Police Officers For Killing Phone Thieves
A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ebute Metta, Lagos State, on Thursday ordered that four police officers who allegedly killed two phone thieves in Iba axis of the state, be remanded in prison.
What Buhari Said During Inauguration Of Projects In Kaduna
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday pledged that his administration will continue to implement policies and execute people-oriented projects that will better the lives of Nigerians.
Why NASU, SSANU May Disrupt Academics With ‘Mother Of All Strikes’
The Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) have threatened to declare “mother of all strikes” because the federal government has 'failed' to show commitment towards resolving the issues raised.
N-Power: FG Empowerment Scheme Employs 500, 000 Graduates
One of President Muhammadu Buhari's media aide Tolu Ogunlesi has said the N-Power scheme has employed 500,000 graduates, Concise News reports.
Kogi CJ Frees 16 Inmates Awaiting Trial, Gives Reasons
The Chief Judge of Kogi, Justice Nasir Ajanah, has unconditionally released 16 inmates awaiting trial in Koton-Karfe and Okene correctional facilities of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCP) in the state, Concise News reports.