Here Are The 11 Essential Apps to Stay on Top of Nigerian News


Essential Apps to Stay on Top of Nigerian News – It took their sweet time to get on the web with Nigerian news outlets, but it’s 2015, and most of them have not only blogs but smartphone apps. News applications are currently some of the most downloaded apps for Android in Nigeria.

We’ve put together a list of Nigerian newspaper/media houses’ critical applications that can help you hold your eye on Nigeria’s pulse.

Here Are The 11 Essential Apps to Stay on Top of Nigerian News

Punch Mobile

It is a smartphone app owned and designed by Punch Newspapers. Punch mobile comes with a user-friendly interface and features corporate, political, health, metro news, education, entertainment, and sports news categories. To stay on the app for as long as they want, users can save articles as favorites. To push breaking news to mobile devices, the Punch Mobile app also uses push alerts.

channelstv Mobile

Channels Television, one of Africa’s largest news stations, uses its software to provide its linear TV programming with live access. Users can share news reports and scoops with Channel TV with an iWitness report feature in the app.

AIT Mobile

The Nigerian TV station’s AIT Mobile app indexes news alerts, videos, and weather updates. A detailed list of AIT programs and a broadcast schedule are also given by the app, enabling users to add programs to the calendar of the computer. That way, your favorite soap opera or red carpet highlights won’t be missed. The app also has features for live streaming.

Sahara Reporters

Sahara Reporters, popularly known as an online group of international reporters, has grown to prominence in Nigeria as an online source of political news, especially controversial political reporting. There is no official smartphone app on the web, only an unofficial third party app seems to get the job done.

This Day Live

A direct THISDAY newspaper feed is provided by the ThisDay app. It has news, industry, sport, life and style, politics, health and well-being, back page, and commentary pages. In the physical newspaper, pretty much all a user can find.

The Nation Nigeria

News from the Nation Newspaper is delivered by the Nation news app. The app also enables readers to contribute to the news cycle of the newspaper through an option to send us your news. It is possible to post a news story with videos and images.

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TVC News

The TVC News app from the Pan-African news channel, TVC TV, allows users to stream the station live and send news via the “neighborhood watch” feature to the TVC newsroom.

Nigerian  Newspaper App

This app enables users to access an aggregated news feed from several Nigerian newspapers and TV stations, such as TV channels, TVC news, AIT, HIP TV, Sahara Reporters, Nigeria Information, and several other prominent news channels.


The Amebo app puts together news from prominent Nigerian news websites and is a great way to keep up with news from a wide variety of outlets without visiting each website or installing multiple applications. Offline reading, scan, social networking and more features are supported by Amebo.

News24 Nigeria

The News24 Nigeria app comes with a simple, user-friendly UI that provides News24 with both local and international news. For sports stories, lifestyle, entertainment, politics, business, African news, planet, and tech posts, the app has rich news categories. It also has capabilities for weather forecasts.


The mobile app for the Nigeria247news website is the Naija247news browser. The app curates breaking news from Nigeria about industry, politics, art and culture, technology, economic and financial reporting. This allows users to submit files and upload multimedia to the news agency.

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