News aggregator apps syndicate contents or content sources from selected news websites using specified keywords and notifies you on your smartphone/tablets when new contents are available.
If you found yourself in the habit of visiting the nearest bus stop in your location every morning to buy or just glance through series of newspapers or have made TV news channels your closest companion. Here is another companion — One your spouse won’t be jealous of.
In this list we have compiled the top 5 Nigerian news/newspaper aggregators you can install on your Android smartphone or tablet. Make no mistake, we have not tested all the apps on this list, the list is based on extremely outstanding users rating and number of downloads.
With 5,000 – 10, 000 installations and an average rating of 4.4 by 435 readers, this apps is arguable the most popular Nigerian newspaper aggregator on the play store. The apllication among other news websites features Vanguardngr, Sahara Reporters, Guardian nigeria newspapers, Punch nigeria newspapers, Nation nigeria newspapers, Nigerian Tribune, Trust nigeria newspapers, ThisDay nigeria newspapers, People’s Daily nigeria newspapers, etc. This app is published on the play store by GMAN.
Nigeria Daily News — Download
Nigeria Daily News Android app by Deepnote is used by 5,000 – 10, 0000 Nigerians and has attained a 4.1 average rating by 422 users. One the app pros will be it’s simple and easy-to-use UI enabling users to navigate through various sources easily.
Nairatrain App – Download
Consider this a bonus app in this list because it neither has the outstanding number of installations nor the flawless rating that it’s predecessors posses. However, it’s does has it’s own distinctively unique features that has placed it among the best.
Nairatrain app and it’s web version
goes beyond bringing your newspaper sites in one place. It also brings you updates on Football News, Heath Tips, Entertainment, Live Events, Nigeria Movies, Freebies & Browsing, Technology News, Nigeria Celebrities Talks, Musics & Videes, Business Guides & More. The application is light weight, easy-to-use UI and four themes to choose from.
One of the pros of this app is that you can read your contents offline (without internet access) and easily search articles while on the go.
All Newspapers Nigeria — Download
Similarly to others before it, All Newspapers Nigeria app brings news from various newspaper websites all in one app. The application has had over 5, 000 downloads, rated 4.1 by 188 Nigerian Android users.
Nigerian Newspapers Today — Download
Similarly to the Niaratain app above, Nigerian Newspapers Today also works offline. The app has been installed by over 1,200 Android users in Nigeria and 4.4 average rating by 55 users. You are likely to find articles from Nairaland, Linda Ikeji’s Blog, NG2G Forum, Dear Titi, Tech Blogs, Odd News, Vacancies and Cheap Online Shopping (Konga) in this app.