Legit.ng is #1 online news and entertainment platform by audience in Nigeria
Legit.ng (former NAIJ.com) is a modern Nigerian digital media platform.
In today's world, there are tons of informational clutter. But we are here to select and emphasise the vital information, that is interesting, entertaining and useful.
Our editorial team works to continually improve our audience experience by analyzing their content preferences, while our engineers implement the cutting-edge technology to build the most convenient digital platform in Nigeria.
Our mission is to be your guide, that leads the way through the news
Who we are
Every 5th Internet user in Nigeria is a Legit.ng reader
Every 6th Nigerian who is on Facebook is Legit.ng page subscriber
NAIJ.com Facebook page the first in Nigeria reaches 1,000,000 likes (in the news & media category).
The release of an Android mobile app that soon becomes #1 in its category in Nigeria and is featured by Google Play Market. The app hit 500,000 installs in 10 months. All-time number of installs is now getting close to 5M.
The launch of a news section in the Hausa language.
The rollout of the first Facebook instant articles in Nigeria.
Records 62.5M visits and 228.5M page views on the web version, which became the most successful month for the project so far.
The start of the local journalism project to connect the reporters representing all the 36 states and the FCT on NAIJ.com.
The launch of missing person initiative, which makes our platform and multimillion audience available for free in case of need.
Jan 10, 2018
NAIJ.com content is included into Opera News mobile app.
June 8, 2018
Receiving the status of Facebook media partner.
Sep 18, 2018
NAIJ.com TV YouTube channel reaches 100,000 subscribers and receives verification on the platform.