World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

Nigerian Newspapers and News Sites Online

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.


Covers news on a wide range of topics. Nigeria

News stories from sources around Africa.


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.


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.


Major daily Nigerian newspaper.


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.


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.


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.


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

Daily newspaper from Ibadan.

Nigerian Tribune

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

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.


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.


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


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.


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.


Independent national and international news provider.

Today News

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


One of the leading online general news platforms in Nigeria.


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.


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