A report by an American think tank said an Israeli political marketing firm helped launder the image of the Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari before the country’s general election in February.
Good day, Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Sunday, May 19th, 2019.
Former president Goodluck Jonathan has expressed sadness over the alleged withdrawal of some billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) while he was in power.
The federal government has alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) want to overthrow the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Super Falcons of Nigeria have clinched the 2019 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup after beating Ivory Coast 5-4 on penalty shoot-out on Saturday.
Premier League champions Manchester City have confirmed captain Vincent Kompany is leaving after 11 years at the club.
Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has stated that the reason why the British will never trust Igbo was because unlike the Fulani controlled north that were subservient to the British, the Igbo fought the British in actual war.
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Some youths have taken to the streets of Lagos to protest the arrest and detention of Nigerian rapper Naira Marley by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters known as "Yahoo Boys" in Delta State, Concise News reports.
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Nigeria's anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has charged singer Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley, with 11 counts bordering on alleged credit card fraud.
The Fulani herdsmen body, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, has insisted that the group is a socio-cultural organisation that is representing an economic group and an ethnic group in this country.
Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has placed a fine on PIPP LVI DisCo Limited, for supplying power to customers of EKEDC without approval.
Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello revealed plans on how to clear all backlog of salaries owed by his government and promised to pay workers before December.
The Bayelsa State government has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for picking a new date for the governorship election in the state.
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Lepers in the Alheri Special Village, Yangoji, Kwali Area Council of Abuja, have accused President Muhammadu Buhari of forgetting them.
Asia El-rufai, one of the three wives of Governor Nasir El-rufai of f Kaduna State and her kids might be deported from Indonesia.
A former Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has said that Nigerians ought to be observing a day of weep because the country is poor.
The Nigeria Labour Congress and some civil society organisations have advised the Federal Government not disburse N649bn Paris Club refund to states until after the inauguration of incoming governors on May 29.
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi revealed that Igbos have no rights to demand the presidency in 2023.
Atiku Abubakar's Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) told the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja that Aliyu Haidar Abubakar, son of the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, campaigned for President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the February 23 presidential poll.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday disclosed that the administration of Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has done extremely well in the past eight years.
A suit seeking an order declaring vacant the seats of 54 National Assembly members who defected from the political parties which sponsored their elections to other ones last year, was on Friday struck out by the Federal High Court in Abuja.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has picked another date for the Bayelsa and Kogi state governorship elections, Concise News reports
Deontay Wilder smoked out Dominic Breazeale in one round to retain his WBC heavyweight crown at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Bayern Munich veteran wingers, Arjen Robben alongside Franck Ribery were both expected to leave the team this summer after the Saturday Bundesliga's title.
Bayern Munich wingers, Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben, each scored in their side’s 5-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday to clinched this season’s Bundesliga title.
Juventus Star, Cristiano Ronaldo has suggested for the club’s chiefs the best manager to replace Max Allegri’s this summer. Concise News understands.
Bayern Munich stars Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery will leave the team following the conclusion on Saturday, Concise News understands.
Manchester City made a historical victory on Saturday evening after their 6-0 win over Watford in the FA Cup final at Wembley.
Football fans have hailed Manchester City and their coach Pep Guardiola for winning the FA Cup crown on Saturday at the Wembley Stadium.
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola has saluted his side after they won the domestic treble on Saturday, Concise News understands.
After winning the English Premier League title last week Sunday, Pep Guardiola's side looks to clinch a domestic treble as they face Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday at Wembley Stadium.
Atletico Madrid have shown interest in Arsenal star Alexandra Lacazette as replacement for Antione Griezmann, Concise News understands.
Ajax’s sporting director, Marc Overmars, has revealed that the club attacking midfielder, Hakim Ziyech, will leave the club this summer amidst interests from Arsenal and Manchester United.
Controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has posted an emotional video on Youtube in relationship to the response of Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo.
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Controversial US-based Nigerian rapper, Speed Darlington has through Instagram picked on Ned Nwoko, the husband of Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels.
Nigerian rapper, Vector, said that the high rate of fraud amongst youth, known as "Yahoo" should be blamed on the country's standard of living.
Tonto Dikeh, has reacted to the news of the Redeemed Christian Of God, RCCG, minister who committed suicide over alleged failure to pay his rent.
MTN Nigeria on Friday disclosed a deal with a consortium of eight banks to secure a seven-year medium-term loan facility to boost its Nigerian operations.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned Nigerians over the activities of some online fraudsters, who are running an investment scheme, tagged ‘Loom Money Nigeria’.
The Senate on Thursday confirmed Godwin Emefiele as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for a second term, Concise News reports.
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has noted that the price of palm oil is greater than crude oil.
The Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institution has confirmed Godwin Emefiele's appointment as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Financial Derivatives Company Limited, Bismarck Rewane, has revealed that a gradual reduction in subsidy payments is anticipated which could lead to increase in the pump price of fuel.
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The National Chairman, North East Commodity Association (NECAS), Alhaji Sadiq Daware, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s renomination of Godwin Emefiele as CBN Governor, Concise News reports
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Thursday congratulated Godwin Emefiele on his reappointment as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
A former Director of the Budgetary Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr Titus Okunronmu, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for re-appointing Godwin Emefiele as governor of the apex bank
Austrian far-right Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigned today following explosive revelations from a hidden-camera sting.
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel has ruled out taking on any political office in Brussels or elsewhere after her planned departure as Germany’s leader in 2021.
The Alabama senate has passed the most restrictive abortion bill in the United States, which places a near-total ban on the termination of pregnancy – even in cases of rape and incest – and could punish doctors who perform the procedure with life in prison.
A religious procession in northern Burkina Faso Church was stalled as Gunmen killed four Catholics and burnt a statue of the Virgin Mary.
An Agreement has reportedly been reached between the Sudanese military leader and the opposition alliance for a three-year transition period to a civilian administration.
Poland’s right-wing government on Tuesday unveiled plans to crack down on paedophiles by raising prison sentences to a maximum 30 years.
Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, seven months after promising to do more.
WhatsApp said on Tuesday that a major security breach had allowed hackers to install spyware on some users' phones by simply calling them through the app.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday barring US firms from using telecom gear from sources the administration deems national security threats.
The Russian founder of popular messaging app Telegram has warned that WhatsApp, the world’s top messaging app, will continue to be open to surveillance after the Facebook-owned platform had to tell users that their phones could be infected with spyware.
San Francisco officials on Tuesday voted 8 to 1 to ban the purchase and use of facial recognition technology by city personnel, in a move to regulate tools that local Silicon Valley companies helped develop.
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tightening rules around its livestreaming feature ahead of a meeting of world leaders aimed at curbing online violence in the aftermath of a massacre in New Zealand.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed that majority of the candidates who have accessed their results using the result checker (code), 55019 were MTN subscribers.
Social media giant Facebook Inc is headed toward an agreement with the U.S. government over its privacy policies and practices that would put it under 20 years of oversight, according to a source knowledgeable about the discussions.
Microsoft Corp on Tuesday announced that it will invest 100 million dollars to open an Africa technology development centre with sites in Nigeria and Kenya over the next five years.
Dr Jen Gunter has issued a warning to women not to put 'reusable' sea sponges in their vagina after someone tweeted a link to Holy Sponges "Ritual Menstruation Kit" that is being sold for £30
The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Hameed Ali has warned Nigerians to stop consuming imported rice as it is poisonous, Concise News understands.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday alerted the public on the circulation of fake Mixagrip cold Caplets in Gombe state.
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A recent study conducted at Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark, has revealed that migraine is associated with an increased risk of pregnancy-related hypertension disorders in mothers and newborns
Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Dr. Usani Usani, has inaugurated a community health centre at Asiga community in Taker LGA of Cross Rivers.
The 2019 report by the Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) programme has indicated that Benue State is still endemic to five NTDs
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