Update On Restriction Of Movement On Seme Border
Many travellers groaned on Thursday at Seme border post on the back of restriction of movement around Nigeria's frontier with Benin Republic, as vehicles were stranded for hours, Concise News has learned.
What Taraba Stakeholders Said About Mamman’s Ministerial Appointment By Buhari
Stakeholders in Taraba State have commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the appointment of Alhaji Saleh Mamman as the Minister for Power, Concise News reports.
Power Supply: What I Want From Nigerians – Buhari’s New Minister
Minister of Power Saleh Mamman has urged Nigerians to pray for him to be successful as he begins work in one of the nation's most tasking ministries.
Ekweremadu: How Umahi, Other Igbo Leaders Can Escape ‘Beating’ – IPOB
The banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said only repentance can stop Igbo politicians from receiving the same treatment like Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Concise News reports.
Xenophobia: Buhari To Visit South Africa Over Attacks On Nigerians
In a bid to put an end to the incessant killings of Nigerians residing in South Africa, President Muhammadu Buhari will soon embark on a state visit to the country.
Buhari Approves Key Appointments For Osinbajo’s Office
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday has approved the re-appointment of Deputy Chief of Staff to the President, Adeola Ipaye, Concise News reports.
Why It Is Important For Benue Youths To Acquire Skills – Commissioner
The Benue State Commissioner for Industry, Trade and Investment, Merga Kachina has advised youths to learn vocational skills to reduce crime rate in the country, Concise News reports.
Latest Kogi State News Headlines For Today August 22nd
Good day, and welcome to the Concise News compilation of the latest Kogi State news online headlines for today, August 22nd, 2019.
What COZA’s Biodun Fatoyinbo Did To Our Investigative Panel – PFN
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) Thursday said the embattled Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, refused to appear before its panel investigating the rape allegation against him.
How Former Mortuary Attendant Lost His Virginity To Fresh Corpse
A former local morgue attendant has shared his true story on how he lost his virginity by sleeping with a fresh female corpse, Concise News understands.
Head Of Service Oyo-Ita Returns To Work
The embattled Head of Service of the federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, returned to her duty on Thursday after President Muhammadu Buhari reportedly rejected her early retirement offer.
Xenophobia: Nigerian Hacked To Death In South Africa
A Nigerian identified as Obinna Ayanele, 46, has been hacked to death in his shop in Krugersdorp, Johannesburg, South Africa, Concise News reports.
Osinbajo Presides Over NEC Meeting In Aso Villa
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo presided over the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday.
Kogi’s Yahaya Bello Reacts To Buhari’s Ministerial Appointments
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has congratulated Dr Ramatu Tijani on her inauguration as the new Minister of State for FCT by President Muhammadu Buhari, Concise News reports.
Miyetti Allah Asks Police To Arrest Erring Herdsmen
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Ondo State has asked the Ondo Police Command to arrest and prosecute any of its members found grazing around the Airport in the state capital, Akure.
N-Power: Batch A 2016 Beneficiaries Finally Sacked From Scheme?
There have been reports on social media that Batch A 2016 beneficiaries of the N-Power programme have been sacked after the payment of July allowance, Concise News understands.
FRSC Returns N443,180 To Accident Relatives Of Accident Victims In Kebbi
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kebbi, has returned N443,180 to relatives of victims of two road traffic crashes in the state, Concise News reports.
How To Achieve Spiritual Growth – Bishop Of Methodist Church Nigeria
The Bishop of Methodist Church Nigeria, Diocese of Ogbomoso, Bishop Ademola Moradeyo has urged Christian Pilgrims to move closer to God and imbibe the teachings acquired during their sojourn in Jerusalem in order to achieve spiritual growth.
Biafra: Group Cautions IPOB Against Threat To Igbo Leaders
Divine Mandate International (DMI), has cautioned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) that it won’t give in to any intimidation on Governor David Umahi or any other Igbo leader by the outlawed group in UK.
55% of Nigerians Have No Electricity – Clean Tech
Clean Tech Hub, a Non-Governmental Organization which focuses on research, policy development and consumer awareness on climate resilience, says 55 per cent of Nigerians lacked access to electricity.