Nigeria news

African Examiner (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.)
Owned by RD Frontline LLC, Baltimore, Maryland. - Nigeria News
Wide variety of current news sources. Company formed from the former Africa News of Durham, NC.

In Hausa. Has the same publisher as the Daily, Weekly, and Sunday Trust. [KF]

BBC Africa News
The British Broadcasting Corp often has Nigerian news.

Business Day (Lagos)
Site for the daily print business newspaper. [Site was down Oct. 2021.] Includes information technology news. Has a YouTube Channel.

Online newspaper featuring Nigerian business. News releases, "reviews and opinion on Nigeria, finance, real estate, technology, transportation, insurance, energy Industry and more."

Daily Post
"publishes news, information, gossip, rumors, conjecture, opinions, and commentary" "You should be skeptical of any information on DailyPost, because it may be wrong. DailyPost does not routinely moderate, screen, or edit content contributed by readers"

Daily Sun (Lagos)
Site for the print newspaper targeted at young adults. Published by The Sun Publishing Ltd. "The Sun Publishing Limited was incorporated on March 29, 2001 to undertake the business of printing and publishing. The company’s The Sun title joined the swelling ranks of the ever-vibrant Nigerian press on Saturday, January 18, 2003 as a weekly and June 16, 2003 as a daily.

Daily Times (Lagos)
Major newspaper. Published since the 1920s. Owned by Folio Communications Limited. [KF]

Daily Trust (Kaduna) and Weekly Trust
Web edition of the print newspaper. Includes am Islamic Forum. Published by Media Trust Nigeria Ltd. Began publication January 2001. [KF]

The Eagle

Financial Standard (Lagos) and Facebook site
Site for the print weekly business newspaper. Published by Millennium Harvest Limited. and

First Weekly
Tabloid news magazine.
Current news from the Daily Trust newspaper and political commentary. Links to news from other Nigerian newspapers; articles appear in frames. Links to the Hausa news from the BBC, Voice of America, Deutsche Welle. Maintained by Ismail Iro (Ph.D.), Hallmark Developement, Corp., Bowie, Maryland. [KF]

Global NewsBank
Subscription only. Some universities subscribe. Not the latest news but good for researching news from a week ago back to 1985. Selected reports from the BBC Monitoring Service (English translations of news), Agence France Presse, IPS, PANA, radio and/or TV stations

The Guardian
Electronic edition of the well-known independent Lagos newspaper.

Focus is on insecurity in Africa. Analysis, fact check, special reports, technology. Covers covid. "founded by two Nigerian journalists, Obiora Chukwumba, (PhD) and Ahmad Salkida in March 2020"

Hynaija Media Limited
News - political, economic, sports, women's issues, entertainment, prominent Nigerians, top 100 best secondary schools, etc. Online only news site.

The Independent (Ikeja, Nigeria)
Political, business, cultural news. Includes video. Site for the print newspaper. Began 2001.

Information Nigeria
News, entertainment, education, sports, job vacancies, etc. Based in Lagos, Nigeria.

International Centre for Investigative Reporting
Independent non profit. Full text reports on all aspects of Nigerian society. Tips and resources for journalists. The 2019 Nigerian Election. Photos, Videos. Information on fellowships open to journalists.

Intervention (Abuja, Nigeria)
Current news, light news. Has a popup asking you to Like Us or Contact us.

Leadership Nigeria (Abuja)
National newspaper, supports good governance. Published by Leadership Newspapers Group Limited.

Metro Times
May have ceased. No web site. Facebook Page. Current Nigerian news. The Internet Archive has archived older pages.

Al-Mizan (Zaria, Nigeria)
In Hausa. May have ceased. Online version of the print newspaper from Zaria, published since 1991. The Internet Archive has archived older pages. Has a Facebook Page.

Nation (Lagos)
Daily newspaper. Current news, business, sports, arts, health, education, cartoons.

National Daily (Lagos)
News, commentary, business, entertainment, sports. Print and web newspaper. Published by Paradigm Communications Limited since 2006 October.

The News (Lagos)
Weekly news magazine. Current news, sports, business, photographs, etc. Published by by Independent Communications Network Ltd. See also PM News.

News Agency of Nigeria, NAN
Official Nigerian Government news agency. Established in the 1970s. Multimedia NAN has photographs including photos from 1992, 1994.

Newswatch (Lagos)
Current and past articles from the print weekly news magazine. Published by Newswatch Communications Limited.

Has ceased publication. Current news (and readers comments), opinion articles, cartoon of the day, arts & culture, business TV news, entertainment. Founded by Pulitzer Prize winning writer, Dele Olojede. [KF]

Nigeria News Headlines Today
Links to other news sources, TV channels headlines.

Nigeria World
Has pop-up ads. Current news from Nigerian newspapers gathered from other Nigeria-related web sites (mainly from Political commentary, letters from Nigerians world-wide. Maintained by Chuck Odili, based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Nigerian Concord (Lagos)
Web site for the print newspaper. Published by Kenady Ltd., Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. Began publication in 2016. 

Nigerian News
Site has closed. The Internet Archive has archived older issues. Current news from Nigerian newspapers. Interviews, guest columns. Links to other Nigerian news sites.

Nigerian Observer (Benin City)
Published by the Edo State Government. Site for the print daily newspaper. Owner: Nigerian Observer Newspapers. Published by the Bendel Newspapers Company Limited, Benin city, Edo state, Nigeria.

Nigerian Tribune (Ibadan)
Site for the print daily newspaper. Published by African Newspapers of Nigeria PLC. Publishes the Sporting Tribune.

Nigerian Watch
Nigerian news, news of the Nigerian diaspora especially in the U.K. "part of Green World Media Ltd. ... a UK based media outlet specialising in connecting with Nigerians living in the UK." Based in Edgware, U.K.

Okay Nigeria, OkayNG
News - politics, sports, entertainment, sports videos, music. Founded 2012. Based in Lagos, Nigeria.

PM News (Lagos)
Warning. The site forces you to accept email notifications in order to read the news. Has a Twitter page. Site for the print newspaper published since 1994, by Independent Communications Network Ltd.

Port Harcourt Telegraph
Website for the print newspaper from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

Premium Times (Abuja)
Online media organisation. News, politics, business, special reports, arts, entertainment, religion, sports, Panama Papers, Paradise Papers, video reports. Seeks to strengthen "Nigeria's democracy" The Editor-in-Chief, Musikilu Mojeed, was a 2012/2013 Knight Fellow at Stanford University (California). Established 2011 and published by Premium Times Services Limited. [KF]



Sahara Reporters
Current news, commentary. "an online community of international reporters and social advocates dedicated to bringing you commentaries, features, news reports from a Nigerian-African perspective." See also background about the site.

SBM Intelligence
Market intelligence and risk management research. Current news. Reports, analysis. Twitter site.

Sun News Online - Daily Sun
Published by the Sun Publishing Ltd. Based in Ikeja, Lagos State.

Web site for the print news magazine. Established 1991. Based in Lagos State, Nigeria.

This Day (Lagos)
Online edition of the print newspaper. Selected articles, e-business news, etc.

Online edition of the print newspaper. Published by Rivers State Newspaper Corporation. News, especially on the Niger Delta, business, the environment.

Independent online news site.

See Nigerian Tribune

TVC News
Nigerian 24 hour TV station. Based in Lagos, Nigeria. Has a YouTube channel.

USAfrica Online (Houston, Texas)
Articles on Nigeria-related topics and U.S.-Africa relations. Profiles of prominent people. Website of a Houston, Texas newspaper published by Chido Nwangwu. A subscription is $30 a year.

Electronic edition of the independent daily Lagos newspaper established in 1984.

Voice of Nigeria
In English, Hausa, Igbo, Arabic, French, Fulfulde, Yoruba. Nigerian Government radio station. Current news. Video, audio news.