By News Investigators On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Keyamo Queried Over Repeated Corruption Charges Against CCT Chairman

By Sadiq Umar – The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been queried over its decision to repeat corruption charges against the Chairman of the Code of Conduct More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Reconciliation: Tinubu In Sokoto, Parleys Tambuwal, Wamakko

By Sadiq Umar – The National Leader and Head of the Presidential Reconciliation Committee of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, on Saturday visited Sokoto, where he met with Governor Aminu More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Senate Divided Over Passage Of Amended Law Reordering 2019 General Elections

By Nuel Suji – The senate Wednesday endorsed the report of the joint committees on the amendment of the 2010 Electoral Act which reorder the schedules of 2019 general elections, even as some senators kicked More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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Reps Direct IGP Idris To Vacate Peace Corps Hqtrs, Vow To Lead Protest Against Police

By Nuel Suji – The House of Representatives Tuesday ordered the Police to vacate the occupied headquarters of the Peace Corps of Nigeria in Abuja in compliance with existing court orders. The House said the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Nigerian Governors Back Osinbajo On State Police

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), on Monday threw their weight behind the clamour for the creation of state police to address the country’s rising insecurity challenges. Governor of Zamfara More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Herdsmen Ambush Civil Defence Officials, Two Killed

By Sadiq Umar – Two officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have been killed in an attack carried out on Sunday by suspected Herdsmen in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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FG Tinkers With State Police, Says “We Cannot Realistically Police A Country The Size Of Nigeria Centrally From Abuja”

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari led federal government is considering the creation of State Police and Community policing as measures to tackle the security challenges confronting the nation. Vice More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Insecurity: It Is “Dishonest” To Think “I Was Enjoying Myself While Things Happened,” Says Buhari

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday reiterated his resolve to address the security challenges facing the nation, saying to suggest government inaction is to be dishonest. Mr. Buhari who spoke More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Federal Lawmakers Re-Order 2019 General Elections, NASS Election Now Holds First

By Nuel Suji – The two chambers of the National Assembly on Tuesday adopted a common position on the order of the next general elections, rescheduling the election into the federal parliament to hold first More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Buhari Designates Tinubu To Reconcile Aggrieved APC Members

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has designated, former Lagos governor and All Progressive Congress (APC) leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu to spearhead peace efforts to reconcile aggrieved party members. In More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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Buhari Signs Bilateral Air Agreements With China, Four Others

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed bilateral air service agreements with China and four others to enhance air travel with respective countries. The other countries are Algeria, Congo, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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2019: PDP Says No Preferential Treatment For Any Aspirant, Denies Blocking Atiku

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday assured its supporters across the nation of its resolve to allow free and fair contest for all persons aspiring to contest in the next election, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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Fitch Upgrades Access Bank’s National Rating To ‘A+, CEO, Wigwe Hails Performance

By Nuel Suji – Fitch Ratings, a leading global rating agency, has upgraded Access Bank’s National Long-Term Rating to ‘A+ from ‘A. Even as it affirmed the Bank’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 4th, 2018
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2019: Babangida Pitches Tent With Obj, Urges Buhari Not To Re-Contest

…Decries Spate of Killing, Poor Governance By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s former Military ruler, Ibrahim Babangida on Sunday advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019, saying it’s More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Buratai Seeks First-line Charge For Army, Says Insecurity Lingers Due To Inadequate Resources

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Yusuf Buratai on Thursday disclosed that insecurity in Nigeria linger due to lack of resources to nip it in the bud at early stage. Mr. Buratai 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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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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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 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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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 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 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 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 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 Monday, December 25th, 2017
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Osinbajo Regrets Protracted Fuel Crisis, Assures Queue ‘ll Ease Off In Days

By Nuel Suji – Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday empathized with Nigerians over the protracted fuel crisis, assuring that the biting fuel scarcity across the country would begin to ease off in a matter More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Fresh Controversy Trails $1Billion ECA Approval, Oil Producing States Demand 13 Percent Deduction

By Sadiq Umar – Fresh controversy has dug the approval granted the federal government to withdraw $1billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to combat security challenges in the north-east, as Chairman More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Expulsion Fear: EFCC Grants Autonomy To NFIU

By Nuel Suji – Acting chairman of Economic and financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu on Wednesday disclosed that the agency has granted autonomy to the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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Senators Decry Less Than 12 Percent Budget 2017 Implementation, Delay Passage Of 2018 Budget Over Executive’s Lack Of Seriousness

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate may have resolved to slow down the passage of the 2018 budget over what it perceived as lack of seriousness and shoddy budget proposal by the Executive arm, even as Senators More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 17th, 2017
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Allegations Against Me Make No Sense To Any Right-Thinking Person, Says David Mark

By Sadiq Umar – Former President of the Senate, David Mark, on Sunday described as senseless allegation that he shared N2billion to 109 senators in 2010. The allegation was levelled against him by the Economic More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Excess Crude: Fayose Faults $1Billion Withdrawal Claim, Says It’s Meant To Prosecute Buhari’s Re-election

By Sadiq Umar – The governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose Friday faulted the federal government’s claim that 36 states governors gave the approval to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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1,317 Nigerians Return From Libya In 10 Days, Says NEMA

By Sadiq Umar – The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says a total of 1,317 Nigerians have voluntarily returned from Libya in the last 10 days having been stranded in the volatile country en route More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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2019: PDP Needs Yoruba Votes To Defeat Buhari, Says Dickson

(News Investigators)/The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would need the full support of its members in the South West to effectively execute its plan to regain political power in 2019, Chairman of the party’s National More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Niger Delta Minister, Usani Usani, Says East-West Road Designed To Fail

By Sadiq Umar – The Minister of Niger Delta, Usani Usani, has said that the East-West had been messed up from inception, declaring that the road project was actually designed to fail. Mr. Usani said this Wednesday More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Tinubu Replies Okorocha’s “Misrepresentation,” Insists APC Can Not Jettison Its All-inclusive Ideals

By Sadiq Umar – A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has clarified what it called the misrepresentation of a statement credited to him by Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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Secondus Elected As New PDP National Chairman

By Nuel Suji – A former National Vice Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Uche Secondus, has been declared as the winner of the National Chairmanship election of the party. Former Governor More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Group Accuses Emir Of Kano Of Instigating Numan Massacre, Demands Investigation

YOLA/By Tom Garba – An indigenous group in Nigeria’s north-east, Pene Da Bwatiye has demanded an investigation into the recent massacre of scores of innocent natives in Numan communities in Adamawa, even More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Trump Recognizes Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital, Directs Relocation Of Embassy

News Investigators/US President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced that his country has now recognized Jerusalem as the Israel’s capital, directing the relocation of its embassy in Tel Aviv to the ancient city More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Senate Approves MTEF/FSP, Pegs Oil Benchmark At $47 Per Barrel

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday approved the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, and Fiscal Strategy Paper, even as it increased the oil benchmark from $45 per barrel to $47 per More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Buhari Seeks Senate’s Confirmation Of Ojukwu As Exe. Secr. Of NHRC

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Senate to confirm the appointment of Anthony Okechukwu Ojukwu as Executive Secretary of National Human Rights Commission. Buhari in a letter dated 27th More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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2019: Buhari Is Better for President Than Anybody Else -Marwa

By Tom Garba/Yola – A former Presidential aspirant and erstwhile military administrator of Lagos State, Buba Marwa (rtd), has thrown his weight behind President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term of office, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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2019 Guber: PDP Begs Wike For Financial Assistance To Counter Tinubu

By Nuel Suji – The chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos State Chapter, Moshood Salvador has appealed to Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike to assist financially in order to counter former More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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PDP Welcomes Atiku Back, Urges Aggrieved APC Members To “Return Home”

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said it was pleased to welcome the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar back to its fold, even as it urged aggrieved members of the All Progressive More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Russian 2018: Nigeria In Same Group With Argentina

By Sadiq Umar – The Super Eagles of Nigeria, Friday emerged in Group D, the same group with Argentina for the 2018 World Cup holding in Russian. It is the fifth time the Nigerian side would be grouped with More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Recall Your Ambassadors From Libya Now, Archbishop Tutu Fellows Tells African Countries

By Nuel Suji – The South-African based Archbishop Tutu Fellows has called on all African countries to recall their ambassadors and diplomatic representatives from Libya, even as it urged investors to divest More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Boko Haram Attacks Wanu Village In Adamawa

By Tom Garba/Yola – The dreaded Boko Haram insurgents last night attacked Wanu village of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State. The Chairman of the LGA, Mohammed Yusuf confirmed that the terrorists More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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D.G. SEC, Munir Gwarzo Suspended

By Nuel Suji – The Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Munir Gwarzo, has been suspended from office. Mr. Gwarzo was suspended following allegations of corruptions levelled against More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Adamawa APC Confirms Atiku’s Resignation

By Nuel Suji – The Adamawa chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has confirmed the receipt of the resignation letter from the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who decamped last Weekend to the opposition More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Pension Scam Gets Messier: Senate Tasks Probe Panel On Fresh Allegation Of Re-looting Of 222 Mansions Recovered By EFCC

By Nuel Suji – The Senate investigation into the controversial reinstatement and promotion of former Chairman of Presidential Taskforce on Pensions, Waziri Maina took a new twistThursday, with the Ad-hoc Committee More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Council Chairman Threatens To Seek Refuge In Cameroon Over Incessant Boko Haram Attacks

By Tom Garba/Yola- Worried by the frequent Boko Haram attacks on Madagali Local Government Area, the Council chairman, Yusuf Muhammed, has threatened to relocate to Cameroon Republic for safety. Muhammed expressed More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Senator Nyako Ordered Soldier To Brutalize Me, Rep. Alleges

By Tom Garba/Yola – A Federal Lawmaker representing Michika/Madagali at National Assembly, Adamu Kamale has accused his counterpart in the Senate, Abdulaziz  Nyako of ordering a soldier to brutalise during More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Nigerian Communities Still Kill Twins -Report Says

(News Investigators) Decades after the outlawing of the killing of twins at infancy in Nigeria, some communities in Abuja still indulge in the practice, a News Agency’s investigation has revealed. The communities More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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Mugabe Resigns, Mnangagwa To Be Sworn In As President

Embattled Zimbabwe President, Robert Mugabe has resigned from office. He is to be replaced by his sacked deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected be sworn in later on Tuesday. Speaker of the Zimbabwean parliament, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Nigerian Govt. Raises Suspicion Over Sudden Burial Of 26 Nigerian Girls In Italy

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government on Monday expressed “surprise and shock” over the sudden burial of the 26 African girls drowned in the Mediterranean Sea by Italian authorities nine days ahead of More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Buhari, Shagari, Others Eulogize Late Ekwueme

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday extolled the virtue of the late former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, saying his unwavering commitment to the unity of Nigeria had been a major encouragement More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Nigeria’s Second Republic Vice President, Alex Ekwueme Is Dead.

(News Investigators) Nigeria’s former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme is dead. Dr. Ekwueme died in London after unsuccessful battle with a complicated chest infection. The second Republic Vice-President who died More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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APGA Candidate, Willie Obiano, Wins Anambra Guber Election

By Sadiq Umar – The Anambra State governor and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Willie Obiano, has won the governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Senate To Commence Debate On 2018 Budget Next Wednesday

By Nuel Suji – The Senate President Bukola Saraki has announced that the senate will commenced consideration of the general principles of the 2018 budget next Wednesday. Mr. Saraki who made this known Thursday More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Buhari Revokes Resident Permits Of INTELS’ Expatriates, Gives Two Weeks Quit Notice

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government on Wednesday revoked the resident permit of expatriate staff of INTELS Nigeria Limited and five other companies for operating without valid license within the country’s More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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JAMB Fixes March 2018 Next UMTE

By Nuel Suji – The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has fixed March 9 to 17, 2018 date for its next year examination, even as it unveiled details of its activities for the next UMTE. JAMB Registrar, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Senate Approves Buhari’s $5.5Billion External Loan Request

By Sadiq Umar – The Senate has  approved a $5.5 billion external loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. The president had in a letter on October 10 requested the Senate to approve $3 billion external More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Buhari Appoints Moji Adeyeye NAFDAC Director-General

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment Prof. Moji Adeyeye as the new Director-General DG of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). A statement More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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FG Recovers $64.63m Electricity Debts From Benin, Niger Republic

By Nuel Suji – Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, said Nigeria has recovered $64.63million debts from its international customers in Niger and Benin Republic. Mr. Fashola who More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Buhari Backs El-Rufai Plan To Sack 21,780 “Incompetent Teachers”

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has given tacit support to the Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai, over his plan to sack the 21,780 teachers who recently failed the competency test conducted by More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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Polytechnic Lecturers Begin Strike On Monday, 13th Nov.

By Nuel Suji – The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), will on Monday commence an indefinite strike to demands for the payment of member’s outstanding entitlements. ASUP accused the Ministry of More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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EFCC Docks Transporters For Diverting Food Meant For IDPs In North-East

By Sadiq Umar- The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arraigned six on a 4-count charge of criminal conspiracy and illegal diversion of food meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Adamu More...

By News Investigators On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Court Declares Ali Ndume Suspension Illegal, Orders Full Payment Of Salaries, Allowances

By Nuel Suji – The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday, declared the suspension of Ali Ndume by the Senate as illegal, just as it ordered the payment of all his outstanding salaries and allowances. Ndume, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Buhari Meets Christian Leaders

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with leaders of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) at the presidential villa, Abuja. Agency report says the meeting was attended by Vice-President More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Budget 2018: Muslim Group Raises Security Concern Over Poor Allocation To Education

By Sadiq Umar – The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned what it described as “meager 7 percent” allocation to education by President Muhammadu Buhari, out the N8.6trillion budget 2018, warning More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Buhari Vows To Consolidate Economy In 2018, Laments Revenue Losses In 2017

…Debt Servicing, Deficit Financing Take Chunk Of N8.612trillion 2018 Budget President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday that aggregate expenditure of N8.612trillion proposal in 2018 budget would consolidate More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Tension Rises As Lawmakers Plan To Scuttle Buhari’s Budget Presentation

By Nuel Suji – Palpable tension has enveloped the National Assembly ahead of Tuesday’s scheduled presentation of the 2018 Appropriation Bill to the joint session by President Muhammadu Buhari, even as More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Senate Pledges Support For EU, Wants Capacity Building For Illegal Migrants

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate has pledged to support efforts that would address the rising cases of illegal immigration into Europe. President, Bukola Saraki, who spoke during a courtesy call on him by More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Don’t Discuss Buhari’s Re-election With Me, Tinubu Replies Journalists

By Sadiq Umar – National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, Monday declined comment on the clamour for re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, even as he denied any friction between More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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Army Kills Two, Clears Kidnappers Hideout In Kaduna

The Nigerian Army says its troops have killed two bandits and arrested one at a kidnapper’s  hideout in Kaduna State. The Army, in a statement by its Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 28th, 2017
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Osinbajo Allays Fear Of Islamization, Blames Elites For Corruption In Nigeria

By Sadiq Umar – The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has allayed fear of possible Islamisation of Nigeria, saying there is no such plans to Islamise Nigeria through the Sukuk bond or the country’s membership More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Aisha Buhari React To Misau’s Allegation, “l’m Still Using My Private Vehicles,” She Says

By Sadiq Umar – Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has denied allegation that she received two Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) from the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, saying she uses her private More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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DSS Providing Security For Maina, Buhari Govt Begged Him To Join Change Agenda, Family Member Reveals

By Nuel Suji – Men of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) have been providing security for the fugitive ex-chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pensions, Abdulrasheed Maina since his return to More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Maina’s Recall: Malami Denies Any Wrongdoing, Says Action Not In Breach Of “Public Interest”

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has broken silence on his involvement in the controversial recall of fugitive Abdulrasheed Maina into the Civil Service, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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CBN, NPA, Others Indicted In N1.7trillion Revenue Loss Senate Probe

By Nuel Suji – The Senate is set to receive a damning report that has uncovered a huge loss of revenue proceeds totaling N1.7trillion accruable to the federation account, indicting some revenue agencies. Central More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Buhari Sacks Fugitive Abdulrasheed Maina, Probes Re-emergence In Service

By Nuel Suji – The Presidency has directed the immediate disengagement of a fugitive former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT) from the Civil Service. The Presidency, in a statement with Special More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Liberia’s Frontline Presidential Hopeful, George Weah, Visits TB Joshua

(News Investigators) Ahead of November Presidential run-off in Liberia, former soccer star and front runner, George Opong Weah on Sunday visited the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, to seek spiritual help. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Senate Panel Says FOREX Regime Engenders Money Laundering, Bank Racket, Recovers N140 Billion From Banks, Firms

By Nuel Suji – The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport on said it has recovered a sum of N140 billion from unnamed banks and companies. Just as it discovered fault in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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2019: Senate PDP Caucus Meets Minority Leaders of State Assemblies

… Says PDP Set to dislodge the ruling party By Nuel Suji – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus in the Senate on Wednesday met with the Forum of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Minority Leaders More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Senate Urges Buhari To Appoint Separate Minister For Power Ministry

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Tuesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to, as a matter of urgency, separate the Power Ministry from Works and Housing currently headed by former Lagos governor, Babatunde Fashola, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Minister Inaugurates Committee To Enforce Executive Order On Local Content

By Nuel Suji – The Minister of State for the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar has inaugurated the committee on the executive order on local content. She charged the members to work More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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INVESTIGATION: Why Aso Rock Clinic, Nigeria’s First Families’ Hospital Is Failing

…Perm Sec. Says Only N969.6Miliion Received In 3yrs, not N11.01Bllion By Sadiq Umar – Fresh facts emerging from the State House Abuja indicates that systemic corruption and maladministration are responsible More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Buhari, Obasanjo, Others Are Accidental Leaders -Na’Abba

By Nuel Suji – Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’ Abba has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari and all other leaders that had governed Nigeria within the last 18 years, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 13th, 2017
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NGF’s Paris Club Largesse: Court Orders Forfeiture Of N1.2Billion “Consultancy Fee”

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Friday ordered an interim forfeiture of N1.2 billion (N1, 222, 384, 857.84) recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Northern Governors Sign Agreement With GE To Boost Healthcare Infrastructure

By Sadiq Umar – The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has selected GE Healthcare (NYSE: GE), a leading global provider of transformational medical technologies and services, as a long-term partner to More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Senate Probes Alleged Questionable NIS Contracts, Rejects Immigration Budget Over Alleged Contract Scam

…over 70 percent generated revenue claimed by Private firms By Nuel Suji – The Senate has suspended passage of the 2017 budget proposal of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) accusing it of entering More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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INVESTIGATION: FIRS Earmarks N5.8 Billion For Fuel, Gifts, Welfare In 2017

By Nuel Suji – Latest investigation has revealed that a whooping sum of N5.2billion is to be spent by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on generator fuel, vehicle fuel, welfare packages and corporate More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Buhari Seeks NASS Approval For $5.5Billion External Loan

…terms, conditions hidden By Nuel Suji -President Muhammad Buhari has requested for approval of the National Assembly for a foreign loan amounting to a total of $5.5 billion. Mr. Buhari, in a letter written More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Jonathan: Senate Summons Bank MDs Over Frozen Assets

– As Counsel accused EFCC of killing ex-first lady’s brother- Counsel. By Nuel Suji- The Senate Committee on Monday summoned the Managing Directors of  seven banks over the freezing of the accounts More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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Tension Grips Senator Over Nnmadi Kanu’s Whereabouts

By Nuel Suji – The Senator representing Abia South Senatorial District, Enyinnaya Abaribe has become jittery over the unknown whereabouts of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Saraki Fights Modibo

…as Senate Plans to Probe NBC over alleged mismanagement of N1.2 billion By Nuel Suji – The Cold War between the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Director-General of National Broadcasting Commission More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Saraki Warns Executive Arm On Plans To Roll Over 2017 Capital Budget To 2018

By Nuel Suji – Following the decision of the Federal Government to roll over the 2017 capital budget provisions to the 2018 budget proposal, Senate President, Bukola Saraki has said that the next budget would More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Buhari Appoints Aisha Ahmad CBN Dep. Gov.

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Aisha Ahmad as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Mrs Ahmad is to replace a former Deputy Governor, Sarah Alade More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Kachikwu: Senate Mandates Committee To Probe NNPC, GMD

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday mandated its ad-hoc committee to probe the alleged preferential treatment by the Nigerian Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to Duke Oil, one of its trading partners, More...