Nigerian Newspapers and News Sites Online

  • Nigeria

    Nigeria is home to a diverse and dynamic newspaper publishing industry. With over 100 English language newspapers and news sites published in Nigeria, and more new titles launching each year, choosing the right one for your needs can be a challenge in itself. That’s why we have selected the news sites that are regularly updated, free-to-read, and meet our quality criteria. Additionally, a description for each entry will hopefully also make it easier for our visitors to sort through the Nigerian publishing landscape.

  • 24/7 U Reports

    Provides news and analysis on political, social, economic and humanitarian affairs in Nigeria.

  • African Examiner

    Online news portal.

  • Aljazirah Nigerian Newspapers

    Online portal that covers national news.

  • All9ja

    Covers news on a wide range of topics.

  • Nigeria

    News stories from sources around Africa.

  • Amala

    Daily Nigerian political, business, entertainment, sport and lifestyle news.

  • Aproko 247

    Provides political, social, business and entertainment news.

  • Best Naira News

    Online portal that provides national and local news.

  • Biz Watch Nigeria

    Business news and business intelligence portal.

  • Breaking Times

    Provides investigative articles and breaking news.

  • Business Day

    Leading business and financial daily.

  • Business Hallmark

    Weekly business newspaper, which operates from Ikeja in Lagos state.

  • Business News

    Providing market, industry, political and government news.

  • CKN News

    Authoritative newspaper.

  • Complete Sports

    Daily Nigerian sport news.

  • Concise News

    Provides Nigerian, Africa and world news in a concise, simple, easy-to-read format.

  • Daily Nigerian

    Online news outlet that covers a wide range of topics.

  • Daily Trust

    Daily newspaper published in the nation's capital, Abuja.

  • Daylight Nigeria

    Newspaper that covers a wide range of topics.

  • Denton Newspaper

    Online news, political, business and entertainment platform for Nigerians at home and in diaspora.

  • E-Reporter

    Online portal that provides breaking news.

  • Economic Confidential

    Broadsheet newspaper.

  • Elombah News

    Provides national news, reports and analyses and covers international news.

  • Every Nigeria

    Web-based news platform informing and educating people on current happenings across Africa and world at large.

  • Exlink Lodge

    Blog/website centered mainly for educating the citizens of Nigeria & Ghana.

  • Express Entertainment

    Daily Nigerian news and reviews. Focusing on entertainment, celebrities, music and Nollywood news.

  • Eye Witness 101

    Online news outlet that covers a wide range of topics.


    News site with focus on Northern Nigeria.

  • Guardian

    Major daily Nigerian newspaper.

  • Headlines

    Provides breaking news headlines in Nigeria, spanning from politics, business, entertainment, technology and more.

  • Herald Nigeria

    Covers news on a wide range of topics.

  • Hy Naija

    Online daily publisher of latest naija news, nollywood news, entertainment gossips and exclusive celebrity gossips in Nigeria.

  • Info Stride

    Delivers the latest breaking news covering politics, celebrity, sports, business, social media, entertainment, technology, press releases etc.

  • Information Nigeria

    Authoritative online news portal that covers political, entertainment, sports and lifestyle news.

  • ionigeria

    Provides national, regional and international news.

  • Mac TV Naija

    Covers lifestyle and entertainment news.

  • Media Nigeria

    Online media platform that provides news on a wide range of topics.

  • Metrowatch

    Daily online newspaper established by reporter Collins Edomaruse.

  • Naija Buzz News

    Provides political and current affairs news.

  • Naija Center

    Online news portalin and about Nigeria and Nigerians in Diaspora.

  • Naijabizcom

    Provides news and information concerning the business landscape of Nigeria.

  • Nation, The

    Focusing on business and economy, public policies, the democratic process and institutions of democracy, sports, arts & culture.

  • National Accord

    National publication, promoting unity and national interest.

  • National Mirror

    Daily political, business, sport, religion, entertainment news, interviews and opinions.

  • New Mail

    Covers latest news on politics, business, lifestyle, entertainment etc.

  • News 24/7

    News aggregation service where news items are programmatically collected from Local and international news websites and then displayed in a single page.

  • News Break Nigeria

    Provides latest breaking news and information on the top stories, sports, business, entertainment, politics, and more.

  • News Diary Online

    Online portal designed to keep Nigerians and the international community informed with exclusive and accurate political and business news.

  • News Express

    Authoritative online daily newspaper, published by journalist Mr. Isaac Umunna.

  • News Investigators

    Provides latest news from the world of entertainment, politics, business and economic development.

  • News Live Nigeria

    Provides latest news on politics, lifestyle, sports, entertainment and more.

  • News Mirror

    Covers news on a wide range of topics.

  • Nigeria '70

    Web application built to aggregate the best sources of Nigerian news on the internet.

  • Nigeria Business and Finance

    Provides company reports, financial information, as well as economic, business and financial news.

  • Nigeria Daily News

    Online daily news service that covers a wide range of topics.

  • Nigeria Newsday

    Provides national, international, business, political, entertainment and sports news.

  • Nigeria Newspaper

    Newspaper that covers news 24/7, politics, business, lifestyle, health, Jobs, Entertainment, and sports.

  • Nigeria Standard Newspaper

    Online publication dedicated to the robust practise of investigative journalism, where all sides of stories are reflected.

  • Nigeria Sun

    Online news service that focuses on business and international news.

  • Nigeria Today

    Provides regional, political, business, and soccer news.

  • Nigeria Village Square

    Online portal that provides news and facilitates information exchange between users and readers.

  • Nigerian Bulletin

    Online news portal.

  • Nigerian Eye

    Independent online news provider.

  • Nigerian Independent

    Online newspaper.

  • Nigerian Monitor

    Online daily news provider.

  • Nigerian Newspaper Today

    Aggregates news from other reputable news sources and published them online on a daily basis.

  • Nigerian Pilot

    Weekly reportage of news, events and features dedicated to informing, educating and entertaining broad spectrum of readers across the globe.

  • Nigerian Tribune

    Online edition of other publications of African Newspapers of Nigeria (ANN) PLC, which include Nigerian Tribune, Sunday Tribune and Saturday Tribune.

  • Nigerian Tribune

    Daily newspaper from Ibadan.

  • Nigerian Watch

    Aiming to inform, educate and entertain the nigerian diaspora resident in the UK.

  • NNN News

    NNN is an online Nigeria news portal that publishes breaking news in politics, business, entertainment, sport, security, features, opinion, environment, education, technology, and the world news at large.

  • Oga Vendor

    Aggregates Nigerian news from other online sources and categorizes them according to topic.

  • Okay

    Provides business, political, sports, entertainment and education news.

  • Online Daily Review

    News medium that focuses on business and political news, but also covers crime, entertainment and more.

  • Opinion Nigeria

    Internet portal that covers news on a wide range of topics.

  • Osun Defender

    News platform providing political news within Osun State and beyond.

  • Per Second News

    Provides international, political and business, entertainment and sports news.

  • PM News

    Dedicated to the promotion of the principles of civilized nationalism, democracy, political and economic pluralism, liberty and equality of the various ethnic groups of the Nigerian Federation.

  • Point Blank News

    Independent online magazine that covers current affairs in Nigeria, Africa and around the world.

  • Politics Nigeria

    Online newspaper that covers business and political affairs.

  • Premium Times

    Authoritative online news source.

  • Pulse

    Online platform that covers news on a wide range of topics.

  • Punch

    Independent daily.

  • Real News Magazine

    A general interest online magazine, which thrives on investigative journalism. It focuses on covering news on business and the economy, and the oil and gas sector with its attendant environmental challenges.

  • Reporters 365

    Provides reports, international, sports, entertainment and photo news.

  • Royal Times

    Providing business, political, sport, entertainment and cultural news from Nigeria daily.

  • Sahara Reporters

    Provides breaking news. The portal also encourages citizen journalists to contribute pictures, videos and stories to reports.

  • Scan News

    Online news outlet that covers a wide range of topics.

  • Sharp Edge News

    Covers political, economic, crime, religious, sports, arts and culture, fashion and lifestyle news.

  • Tell

    Authoritative independent weekly magazine that provides news and analysis.

  • The Cable

    Broadsheet newspaper that covers economic, policy, business, political news, and also lifestyle and sports news.

  • The Citizen

    Provides news on current affairs, governance, business and financial crimes. Also has opinion pieces.

  • The Herald

    Digital newspaper and magazine dedicated to providing qualitative reports about Nigeria, and the international community to Nigerians both at home and in the diaspora.

  • The Nation

    Independent broadsheet newspaper. One of the most read newspapers in Nigeria.

  • The News Chronicle

    Provides latest breaking news and videos straight from the entertainment industry.

  • The Newsroom

    Broadsheet newspaper that covers political and economic news.

  • The Nigerian Voice

    General news and information portal.

  • The paradigm

    Online magazine that features interviews, local and foreign, lifestyle, business, political, entertainment, sports, news investigative reports and eyewitness reports.

  • The Sun Online

    Online version of the daily Nigerian newspaper.

  • The Tide

    Regional newspaper of the Niger Delta region of Nigeria.

  • The Trent

    Covers politics, business, technology, lifestyle, pop culture, crime, international, entertainment, fashion and other news on a daily basis.

  • This Day

    Major independent daily, published in Lagos.

  • Today

    Independent national and international news provider.

  • Today News

    News portal that covers current affairs, politics, entertainment, sports, business, education news and more.

  • Tori

    One of the leading online general news platforms in Nigeria.

  • Vanguard

    Popular Lagos-based daily.

  • Will, The

    Newspaper featuring social and political news. Published in California, USA.

  • WorldStage Newsonline

    Online portal devoted to providing up-to-date business news and value added information on business, jobs, environment, politics, entertainment, sports and more.

  • Ymonitor

    Covers issues happening at the governmental level and provide citizens with information needed to take action toward demanding good governance.