Date archive forSeptember, 2016
By News Investigators On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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VIEWPOINT: A Face Of Nigerian Corruption

By Amb. John Campbell The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen U.S. dollar bank accounts that former Nigerian First Lady Patience Jonathan claims are hers. The total value of the accounts More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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Dogara Seal Up My Office To Destroy Evidence, Says Abdulmumin …Alleges Threat To Life

By Sadiq Umar – Former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has said that the decision by the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, to seal up his office was to enable More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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New Adamawa Police Commissioner Vows Tough Time For Herdsmen, Armed Robbers

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Commissioner of Police in Adamawa State, CP Musa Kimo has read the riot acts to violent herdsmen, armed robbers and other criminal elements in the state, promising to deal decisively More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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Recession: Senate Seeks Harmonization Of Financial, Monetary Policies

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has urged the Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to harmonize the Federal Government’s financial and monetary policies as one of the ways to end the current More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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BREAKING: APC’s Godwin Obaseki Declared Winner Of Edo Governorship Election, As PDP Kicks

EDO/By Dipo Awojobi – The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Edo State governorship election, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has been declared winner of the poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Obaseki More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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We Are Almost Out Of Recession –Adeosun

By Dipo Awojobi – The Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, has assured that the country is already getting out of the economic recession, given the approaches the Federal Government is taking to reverse the trend. She More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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My Suspension ‘ll Not Stand, Says Jibrin, Asks Dogara, Lasun Others To Respond To Allegations

By Nuel Suji – Embattled erstwhile chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumuni Jibrin has vowed to fight on despite his suspension, even as he reinstated demand for details More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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Stakeholders Harp On Prevention Of Cancer

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Stakeholders at a public hearing on a bill for a law to establish Lagos State Cancer Institute have emphasised the need to prevent the disease. The bill seeks among other things, to More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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NIMASA DG, Dakuku Peterside, Calls For Peace, Security In Niger Delta

By Sadiq Umar – The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, has urged the people in Niger Delta region to embrace peace, security and sanity to grow More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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House Suspends Abdulmumin Jibrin For 180Days

By Sadiq Umar – The House of Representatives has suspended its former Chairman Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin for 180 days over what it called ‘un-parliamentarian’ conduct. Jibrin’s sanction More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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APC Group, United Front, Rallies Support For Oyegun

By Sadiq Umar – Support for the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Oyegun mounted on Tuesday  as prominent leaders of the party lauded his leadership qualities, describing him More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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NDD​C To Create 6,300 Online Retailing Jobs For Niger Delta Youths

By Nuel Suji – The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has earmarked 6,300 jobs for youths in the Niger Delta. The Commission said beneficiaries of the scheme which include unemployed youths, University More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Senate Rejects Sale Of National Assets

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Tuesday voted against the sale of Nigeria’s assets proposed by Federal government. ‎During consideration of recommendations from debate on economic recession‎, Senate Leader, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Lagos Assembly Approves Re-Ordering Of 2016 Budget

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Lagos State House of Assembly has re-ordered the 2016 budget of the state by a total of N44.9b as requested by the governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Details shows that re-ordering from Capital More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Senate Investigates MTN’s Alleged Money Laundering Of $13.9 Billion … Buhari’s Minister, MTN, Four Banks Indicted

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday started investigation into allegation of money laundering worth $13.9 billion involving Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, and Mobile Telecommunication More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Latest Boko Haram Video, Mere Propaganda -Nigerian Army

By Dipo Awojobi – The Nigerian Army has described the latest video released by the dreaded Boko Haram sect as a mere propaganda. In a statement signed by the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Colonel More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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I Had A Very Successful United Nations Outing, Says Buhari

By Dipo Awojobi – At the conclusion of his five-day activities during the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA71), President Muhammadu Buhari declared that he had a very successful outing. Addressing More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Niger Delta Avengers Attack Bonny Crude Export Line

By Nuel Suji – Nigerian militant group the Niger Delta Avengers said on Saturday it had carried out its first attack in the country’s southern energy hub since it declared in August it was halting hostilities More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson’s Wife, Rachael Delivered A Set Of Quadruplets In America

By Dipo Awojobi – Dr. Rachael Dickson, wife of the Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has been delivered of a set of quadruplets in the United States of America. A statement on Friday by Dickson’s More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Isheri Landlords, Trainer Freed By Kidnappers

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Three landlords at Oshorun Heritage Estate, Isheri and their trainer kidnapped last Saturday on Channels Avenue have been freed. Kennedy Ucheagwu, Dr. Omololu Bello, Fidelis Esang More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Reps To Probe Alleged $17Billion Missing Oil, Gas Money

By Nuel Suji – The House of Representatives has ordered an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the alleged $17 billion of fuel exports that are unaccounted for. The move followed a motion by More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Dariye Dumps PDP

By Nuel Suji – Former Governor of Plateau, Senator Joshua Dariye has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the  All Progressive Congress (APC). Dariye a Senator from People Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Ondo APC Leaders Declare Support For Fresh Primary

By Dipo Awojobi – The All Progressives Congress (APC) Council of Local Government Chairmen in Ondo State on Thursday debunked the report that they supported the September 3 primary election won by Mr Rotimi More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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The Zamfara State Killing Field

By Olusegun Adeniyi Nigeria is currently engulfed in a major crisis of intergroup relations that is rooted in the politics of economic survival but which is often easily exploited by the elite. The latest theatre More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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AU, AFRIMA Partner Felabration 2016

By Dipo Awojobi – Following the successful release of the full Nominees List for the 2016 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, the African Union Commission, AUC, and the International Committee of AFRIMA have More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Saraki, Dogara Meet To Forge Common Front

By Nuel Suji – The leadership of both chambers of the National Assembly met Thursday evening in a move to further unite the two arms of the federal legislature and get them to take common position on issues. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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West Africa Single Currency: Lesson From European Single Currency

By Dr. Mehenou Amouzou Western Africa states which are represented by Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), a commission comprised of countries of 15 States with an equivalent of 300 million people. More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Budget Padding: Reps Move Against Jibrin, Refer Case To Ethics Committee

By Sadiq Umar – The House of Representatives Wednesday referred the allegations of budget padding leveled against Speaker Yakubu Dogara and three other principal officers to its committee on ethics and privileges, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Senators Urge Buhari To Reshuffle Cabinet, Seek Solutions To Recession

By Nuel Suji – Deputy President of the Senate Ike Ekweremadu on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig cabinet by appointing economists into the positions of Budget and National Planning as well More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Elumelu Bags “Person Of The Year” Award In New York

…Dedicates it to all stakeholders working hard to Power Africa out of Poverty Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Mr. Tony Elumelu, yesterday, while receiving the ‘Person of the Year’ award at the Africa Investor More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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PDP Factions Close Ranks, As Makarfi, Modu-Sheriff Meet

By Nuel Suji – The internal crisis rocking the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) may soon be resolved as the two factional Chairmen of the party met Tuesday, pledging to embrace peace. Chairman of the caretaker More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
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Supreme Court Upholds Yahaya Bello’s Election As Kogi Governor

By Nuel Suji – The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Yahaya Bello as the elected governor of Kogi State. Governor of Kogi The seven-man panel headed by Justice Sylvester Ngwata affirmed the election More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Recession: Saraki Advocates “Buy-Made-In-Nigeria”

By Nuel Suji – President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Monday assured the nation’s manufacturers that the National Assembly would do all it takes to ensure maximum patronage for their goods More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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‘Adopt A School Project’ Will Help Develop Lagos Public Schools -Lawmaker

By Dipo Awojobi – Public office holders would soon be involved in the renovation of public schools in Lagos State under a project tagged; ‘Adopt A School Project,’ to ensure effective study among More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 18th, 2016
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Hajj 2016: Nigerian Pilgrims Set To Be Airlifted Back Home

By Dipo Awojobi -The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) is set to commence the airlifting of the Nigerian pilgrims to the 2016 hajj pilgrimage back home from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following the completion More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 18th, 2016
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Group Urges EFCC To Invite Patience Jonathan For Interrogation

By Dipo Awojobi – The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders, CACOL has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to immediately invite the wife of former President, Goodluck Jonathan for questioning More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 18th, 2016
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Why We Are Injecting N350 Billion Into Nigerian Economy -Adeosun

By Dipo Awojobi – The Federal Government is set to inject an additional 350 billion naira (1.1 billion dollars) into the economy and raise 1 billion dollars from Eurobonds by mid-December to ease the recession. Nigeria’s More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 17th, 2016
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VIEWPOINT: The Liberating Power Of BREXIT

     By  Isidoros Karderinis The referendum of June 23, 2016 regarding Britain’s remain at or exit from the European Union, through its subversive BREXIT result – the first major, painful defeat for More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Okorocha Sacks Information Commissioner, Two Others

By Jackson Udeani – The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has announced the sacking of his Commissioner for Information, Vitais Ajumbe. Mr. Ajumbe was sacked alongside two other aides to the governor, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Why We Are Using Entertainment To Engage Lagos Youths -Lawmaker

By Dipo Awojobi – The Nigerian youths have been described as a vulnerable set of people that should be properly engaged so that they could become useful to themselves and the society. A lawmaker in the Lagos More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Enugu Residents, Police Commissioner Ojukwu At Loggerhead Over Church Land

ENUGU/By Jackson Udeani – Unless the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and the Governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, quickly wade into the dangerous storm that seems to be quietly building up More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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MFM Church Disowns Nine Nigerian Drug Traffickers Sentenced In Cambodia

“…we do not know them,” branch pastor By Dipo Awojobi – Nine Nigerian nationals and a Cambodian woman are to spend between 5 and 13 years in prison as they have been convicted by the Phnom More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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APC Fights Back, Calls PDP “Shameless Irritant” For Demanding Buhari’s Resignation

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government has slammed the PDP for once again asking President Muhammadu Buhari to quit, calling the former ruling party a shameless irritant which is bent on distracting the government More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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Wike Blasts Oshiomhole, Says He Is Afraid Of Defeat

By Dipo Awojobi – Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State has berated the Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole for what he called his penchant for lies and his confirmed inconsistencies, admonishing him More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Jonathan Visits IBB, Abdulsalami, Urges For Unity Among Nigerians

By Ibrahim Imam – Former President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday met with two of his predecessors in office, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar in Minna, Niger State. Jonathan who arrived Minna at More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Time To Bemoan Nigeria’s Economic Woes Is Over, Saraki Tells Political Leaders

Says It’s time for solution By Nuel Suji – President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said that the time for identifying the cause of the economic recession and those responsible was over and that all political More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Tinubu Blames Economic Woes On Lack Of Solid Foundation –Tinubu

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that economic re-strategising and re-planning are necessary to achieve sustainable prosperity More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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65 Police Officers Arrested Over Extortion, Other Offences

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a total of 65 police officers in various parts of the state for extortions and other offences in August. Fatai Owoseni, the state police More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Sallah Tragedy: Two Die In Lagos

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Two persons have reportedly lost their lives in two tragic incidents on Monday, September 12, during the Sallah celebration in Lagos State. One of the deceased persons, it was learnt, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Fired Over “Husband Is Master” Sermon

By Dipo Awojobi – Some Nigerians have attacked the religious views of the General Overseer of Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome on gender equality. A Facebook post on the official page of the church’s More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 12th, 2016
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Patience Jonathan Sues EFCC, Skye Bank Over Frozen $31.4m Accounts

By Dipo Awojobi – Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, has sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Skye Bank at the Federal High Court in Lagos over the freezing of her More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 12th, 2016
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Intending Saudi Female Pilgrimage Excretes Last Wraps Of Ingested Cocaine

By Dipo Awojobi – A 55-year-old woman arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, recently, Mrs Binuyo Basari Iyabo, has excreted the last wrap of cocaine she ingested. Gateway to Nigeria’s More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 11th, 2016
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Sallah: Lagos Speaker Preaches Tolerance, Love Among Nigerians

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has called on Nigerians to exhibit tolerance and understanding among one another for peace and tranquility to reign More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 10th, 2016
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Boko Haram: Shekau, Al-Barnawi Factions In Bloody Clashes

By Sadiq Umar – There are strong indications that the bickering between the two factional leaders of the Boko Haram terrorist have degenerated into bloody clashes with the factions now killing themselves. Factional More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 10th, 2016
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Nigerian Air Force Arrests Man In Possession Of Stolen NAF Riffle

ADAMAWA/By Dan Garba – The Nigerian Air Force has arrested a man alleged to be in possession of stolen stolen riffle of the Air Force. Air Mashal Sadique Abubakar The man Elisha Dubi was arrested following More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 9th, 2016
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Research Shows Nigerian Students As Future Leaders In The Making

By Nuel Suji – Most Nigerian students in the field of Business and Engineering are inclined towards professional training and development, research has shown. Similarly, across sectors, students are looking More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 9th, 2016
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Edo Election: INEC Merely Postponed APC’s Defeat -Dokpesi

By Nuel Suji – Front-line contender for National Chairmanhip of Peoples Democratic Party {PDP}, Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi has described the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, {INEC } More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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Frequent S*x Is Not Good For Older Men, Scientists Report Reveals

A recent study by a group of scientists have revealed shocking details and risks older men who engage in rampant s*x face. Older men have been advised to stay off sex As if to demonstrate that every silver lining More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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American Businessman Commits Suicide In Lagos Over Economic Crunch

By Dipo Awojobi – A 57 year old American businessman identified as, Charles Carlson, allegedly hung himself on the ceiling in his hotel room in Lekki, Lagos after losing a huge contract, according to The Herald. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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Rep Vows To Probe Disappearance Of 70 Trucks Of Grains Meant For Adamawa IDPs

ADAMAWA/By Dan Garba – A member of the  House of Representative, Adama Kamale has vowed to instigate full investigation into the circumstances surrounding the alleged disappearance of 70 trucks of grains More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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Save Us From Imminent Collapse, Airline Operators Cry Out To F.G

By Nuel Suji – Airline operators in Nigeria have cried out to the federal government for a bailout from the imminent collapse of their business by granting them Special Intervention Fund to remain afloat. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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PERSPECTIVE: Economic Recession And Path To Nigeria’s Genuine Rediscovery

By Idowu Samuel Nigerians over the years had been treated to spirit breaking economic phrases often coined by experts and authorities in their attempts to explain some economic realities. Yet, for decades they More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Edo Poll: Wike, Okowa Assure Ize-Iyamu Of Support

By Dipo Awojobi – Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors in the South-South geo-political zone have assured the Edo State governorship candidate of the party, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, of their support in the election More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Lagos To Borrow N500 Billion For Development In Three Years

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State House of Assembly has approved a sum of N500 Billion Bonds for the state government spanning between 2016 and 2019. Presenting a report during plenary on Tuesday, the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Woman Who Died In Lagos Mudslide Wedded 10 Days Ago

By Nuel Suji – A 16-year old woman, Faisa Muhammad, has been killed in a mudslide that occurred in Lagos early Tuesday. The mudslide incident happened on a swampy location on Dosunmu street, off Amaraolu road More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Ondo APC Primaries: How Amosun, Fashola, Amaechi, Plotted Against Tinubu’s Candidate

By Dipo Awojobi – For several years, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu determined whatever happened in the fold of the progressives in the South Western More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Semenitari To Light Calabar 2016 Carnival

By Nuel Suji – Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Ibim Semenitari will perform the lighting ceremony for the 2016 Calabar Carnival. Cross River State Governor, Prof. More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Sudden Transfer Of Edo Police Commissioner Meant To Rig Elections, Group Alleges

By Sadiq Umar – The Get Involved Campaign, a non-governmental organization has raised an alarm over what it termed “the sudden transfer of the Edo state Commissioner of Police” few days to the governorship More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Senate Spokesman Slams NNPC Chiefs Over Planned Fuel Price Increase

By Nuel Suji – Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi ( APC Niger North), on Monday took a swipe on the Group Managing Director ( GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC) Baru Maikanti and his predecessors More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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PERSPECTIVE: Don’t Let Yourself or Your Enterprise Get Kidnapped Online!

By Lolu Onabule esq. Cybercrime rates are at an all-time high in Nigeria and world over. Our threat landscape continues to expand. One of the reasons is probably the same as that for the high incidence of traffic More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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South Africa ‘ll Partner With Lagos On 50th Anniversary -Envoy

By Dipo Awojobi – South African Consul-General in Lagos State, Darkey Africa has expressed the readiness of his country to partner with Lagos State on her 50 years anniversary. The Consul-General stated this More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Bible Translated Into 24 Nigerian Languages -Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN)

By Dipo Awojobi – The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) has said that it has completed the translation of the Bible into 24 different Nigerian languages. Among the 24 different languages the Holy book was translated More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Tinubu’s Candidate Abraham, Loses To Akeredolu In Ondo APC Guber Primary

By Dipo Awojobi – Senior Advocate of Nigeria and former chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Rotimi Akeredolu, has emerged winner of the hotly contested APC governorship primary of Ondo State. He More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Blame SGF, Babachir Lawal, For IDPs’ Woes -Youths Leader Says

By Sadiq Umar – The National Youth President of the Buharian Culture Organization (BCO), Abdulhamid Dankyarko, has blamed the Secretay to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal for the current disturbing More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
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Sultan Declares Monday, Sept. 12, Eid-El-Kabir Day

By Sadiq Umar – The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared Monday, September 12, as Eid-El-Kabir Day. A statement signed by Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
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HID Awolowo Foundation To Be Unveiled Sept. 19

By Dipo Awojobi – The unveiling of the HID Awolowo Foundation is scheduled to hold on Monday, September 19, 2016, at Efunyela Hall, Obafemi Awolowo Residence, Ikenne Remo, Ogun State. According to the organisers More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Buhari Commends Zuckerberg For Inspiring Nigerian Youths

I’m here to promote “fast and cheap” internet connectivity – Zuckerberg By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Co-founder of Facebook, Mark More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Nigeria, China Signs $5.1Billion Rail Contract

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government has signed two contracts valued at $5.1bn with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation for the construction and modernisation of rail lines in different parts More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Another Airline, First Nation Airways Suspends Flight Operations

By Nuel Suji – First Nation Airways has suspended its operations announced the suspension of its operations. The announcement is coming barely 24 hours after Aero Contractors, another airline announced the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Economy: Buhari Urges NASS To Pass Budget For Parastatals, Agencies

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the National Assembly to expedite action on the passage of statutory budget for government Corporations and agencies, in order to enhance economic recovery. Among More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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CBN Re-Instates Banks Suspended From Forex Over NNPC Funds

By Dipo Awojobi – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has re-instated all the banks that were banned from the foreign exchange market, the Director, Banking Supervision, Mrs Tokunbo Martins, has said. Governor More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 1st, 2016
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Governor’s Brother Arrested By EFCC Over N400m Campaign Funds

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Vice Chairman (South East) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Austin Umahi, and two others have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) More...