Date archive forJanuary, 2018
By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Protracted Protest At Population Commission Suspicious, Ill Motivated -Group Alleges

By Sadiq Umar – The Census Watch, a non-governmental organization has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to pay attention to the on-going protest by some aggrieved staff members of the National Population More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Panel Recommends Sacking Of Suspended SEC’s DG, Mounir Gwarzo

By Sadiq Umar – The Investigative Panel of Inquiry set up to investigate allegations of financial impropriety and abuse of office leveled against the suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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Super Eagles Beat Angola 2-1, Faces Sudan In Next Match

By Nuel Suji – The home-based Super Eagles Sunday night beat their Angolan counterparts to the semifinal ticket at the ongoing African Nations Championships. The Eagles won after a precise goal from Gabriel More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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FG Resolves Labour-NPC Stand-Off, Authorises Payment Of Allowances From 1Q Releases

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government has directed payment of outstanding allowances of the warring staff members of the National Population Commission, just as it mandated the union and staff to convene More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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Ex-Senator, Basheer Lado, 5000 Others Dump PDP In Kano

By Ibrahim Imam- A former Senator and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Basheer Lado has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC) with thousands of his supporters. Mr. Lado was received More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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American Sh*thole

By Dayo Olopade U.S. President Donald Trump’s reported comments maligning the people of African nations were a foreseeable outburst from a man addicted to the cable news culture that consistently portrays the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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Obasanjo’s Re-election Comment A Distraction -Presidency

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday says his immediate preoccupation is tackling the enormous challenges facing Nigeria rather than concern for a re-election, describing it as ‘a distraction.” Buhari More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Updated: Basheer Lado’s Second Coming

By Nurudeen Abatemi-Usman I recall that he belonged to the twelve original senators who were the pro-All Progressives Congress arrowheads that started the APC movement in the 7th Senate, clearly a tricky project More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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FOR THE RECORD: Obasanjo’s Damning Letter To Buhari

Read details of Obasanjo’s letter: THE WAY OUT: A CLARION CALL FOR COALITION FOR NIGERIA MOVEMENT Special Press Statement By President Olusegun Obasanjo Since we are still in the month of January, it is appropriate More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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2019: Don’t Over-Push Your Luck Or Over-Tax Nigerian’s Patience, Tolerance -Obasanjo Warns Buhari

By Sadiq Umar – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against seeking re-election 2019, urging the president not to either over-push his luck or over-tax the patience and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Numan Killings: Inquiry Commission Pleads For Extended Deadline, Receives Presentations

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Commission of Inquiry set up by Adamawa State Government to investigate the herdsmen/farmers clashes in Numan town has received ten presentations from various affected communities, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Dangote’s Multi-Million Naira Unibadan Business School Ready Soon

By News Investigators/Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has assured that the N250 million University of Ibadan Business School being constructed by him would soon be ready for commissioning. The business mogul More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Boko Haram’s Renewed Attacks Unbearable, Council Boss Cries Out

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Vice chairman of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Thomas Feaku, said that sustain killing by insurgents in the area is becoming unbearable. Mr. Feaku told a delegation More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Nigeria’s NIPRD Develops Treatment For Ebola, HIV, Others

News Investigators/The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, NIPRD, has successfully researched and developed six traditional herbal products for the treatment of Ebola, malaria and other More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Report Identifies New Emerging Risks, Says, Corruption Remains A Burden On Nigerian Businesses

By Sadiq Umar – A new report on risks of doing business in Africa indicates that fire, explosion and blackouts as well as business interruption and macroeconomic developments threats are new emerging risks More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Access Bank Approves Paternity Leave For Employees

By Nuel Suji – Starting January 2018, male employees of Access Bank Plc can take advantage of an enhanced parental leave policy that extends paid benefits to all mothers and fathers. Fostering an inclusive More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Nigeria To Maintain Leading Role In AfDB -Osinbajo

By Nuel Suji – Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo says the country will continue to play a leading role in the African Development Bank (AfDB) in order to advance efforts to boost regional integration More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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BREAKING: Niger Delta Avengers Vow Fresh Attacks On Nigeria’s Oil Installations

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Niger Delta Avengers vowed on Wednesday that it will launch major attacks on the country’s oil installations in the next few days. “This round of attacks will be the most deadly More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Ambazonian Freedom Fighters Accuse Nigeria Govt Of Illegal Detention Of Julius Ayuk Tabe, 10 Others

By Sadiq Umar – The Ambazonia self-determination group in Southern Cameroon has accused the Nigerian Government of complicity in the arrest and illegal detention of its leader Julius Ayuk Tabe, urging the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Hunters Kill 3 Boko Haram Terrorists In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Hunters in Adamawa State, north-east Nigeria have killed three members of the rampaging Boko Haram terrorists in their hideout on mountains. The Chairman of Madagali Local Government area More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Access Bank Upgrades Ombudsman To Boost Dispute Resolution

Consistent with its reputation for adopting best practices in all facets of its operations, Access Bank Plc has upgraded its customer service function, Ombudsman, for the purpose of resolving service issues between More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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Miyetti Allah Demands Creation Of Ministry Of Livestock, Says 1000 Fulani Killed In 7-Months

By Sadiq Umar – The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) on Sunday urged the Federal Government to create a Federal Ministry of Livestock Development that would attend to the multidimensional More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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Stop The Bloodletting Now, Babangida Tells FG

By Sadiq Umar – Former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to take urgent action towards ending the bloodletting arising communal clashes and conflicts More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Ambode Rejigs Cabinet, Drops Three Commissioners

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Thursday sacked three of his Commissioners, in a dramatic cabinet reshuffle. The Secretary to the State Government SSG, Tunji Bello, in a statement More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Fayose Places Ekiti Hunters On Red Alert, Says Help Will Not Come From Abuja

By Sadiq Umar – Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has charged hunters and local vigilante groups in the 16 local government areas of the state to be on red alert to ward off any possible attack on the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Security Agencies Failed To Act To Prevent Benue Attacks, Says Ortom

By Sadiq Umar – Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State says security agencies did not take proactive measures to protect the state against its aggressors after several complaints of planned attacks reported More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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Buhari Appoints Ahmed Abubakar DG NIA

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ahmed Rufai Abubakar as the substantive Director-General for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). Mr. Abubakar, a retired career More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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Rivers’ APC Faults Wike’s List Of Alleged Criminals, Urges Security To Look Beyond List

By Nuel Suji – The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), criticized the Governor Nyesom Wike over the list of alleged cultists identified as being behind the latest wave of attacks in Rivers, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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Human Rights Abuse: Elombah Brothers Sue IGP For N2Billion

By Nuel Suji – The Elombah brothers on Monday filed a N2 billion suit against the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim over unlawful arrest and detention of Daniel Elombah and his brothers. Elombahs More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Three Killed In Fresh Attack In Taraba

By Sadiq Umar – No fewer than three persons have been killed in a fresh attack at a village in Maisamari town, Sadauna Local Government Area of Taraba State, while a dozen others sustained injuries the overnight More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Cameroonian Armed Men Abduct Sisiku AyukTabe In Abuja, Ambazonia Secessionist Movement Alleges

(News Investigators)-The secessionist “Interim Government of the Federal Republic of Ambazonia” says its designate President, Sisiku Julius AyukTabe has been abducted in Abuja, Nigeria capital. He was More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 4th, 2018
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Search Your Conscience, PDP Tells Buhari On Benue, Kaduna Massacres

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday carpeted the presidency over its handling of the recent killings in Benue, Rivers and Kaduna, describing it as highly insensitive, extremely wicked More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 4th, 2018
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N27b PHCN Scam: Company Says Jonathan’s Cousin Not Involved

Kakatar Construction and Engineering Ltd has denied reports that the company and its Managing Director, Azibaola Robert were involved in a criminal diversion of fund meant for sacked workers. The company’s More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Muslim Group Urges FG To Revive Jonathan’s Almajiri Integration Program

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Muslim Council of Nigeria (MCN), Adamawa State chapter has called on the federal government to revive and adequately fund the Almajiri and Quranic integration programme. The group also More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Medical Outreach: Army Chief Treats Over 1000 IDPs In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Over 1000 Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs) benefited from the New Year medical outreach of the Nigerian Army in Fufore camp of the IDPs, Adamawa State. Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Former Nigeria Goalkeeper, Raymond King Dies At 52

By Nuel Suji – A former Nigeria goalkeeper, Raymond King who has been battling with the partial stroke has died. The ex-goalkeeper who was a member of the defunct Abiola Babes FC Abeokuta died at age 52. His More...