By News Investigators On Sunday, June 24th, 2018
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Adams Oshiomhole Officially Emerged APC’s National Chairman

By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressives Congress (APC) has elected former Edo governor, Adams Oshiomhole, as its National Chairman. Mr Oshiomhole’s election was confirmed through a voice vote by delegates at More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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APC National Convention: Security Blocks Kabir Marafa’s Zamfara Delegates From Eagle Square

By Sadiq Umar – Factional delegates of the All Progressive Congress (APC) from Zamfara States were denied access to the National Convention in Abuja by Security officials stationed at the Eagle Square venue More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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INEC Releases Timetable For 2019 General Elections

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the time table for the 2019 general elections, with the Presidential and National Assembly elections coming first on 16th February More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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Buhari Reinstates Three Suspended Perm Secs

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the reinstatement of three Permanent Secretaries, who had been under suspension since 2015. A statement by the Director Information in the Office of the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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FOR THE RECORD: President Buhari’s Speech At The Signing Into Law, 2018 Budget

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, AT THE SIGNING INTO LAW, THE 2018 APPROPRIATION BILL, PRESIDENTIAL VILLA, ABUJA WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20TH, 2018 PROTOCOLS I would More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Buhari Signs N9.12 Trillion Money Bill, Laments NASS’ Cut In Budget 2018

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday lamented the reduction of capital allocations in the 2018 budget by the National Assembly, even as the president signed into law a sum of N9.12 trillion More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
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Risks Report Indicates Sharp Rise In Islamist Militant Attacks In Africa

By Sadiq Umar – New report from Control Risks, a specialist global risk consultant, indicates a sharp rise in number of Islamist militant attacks in Africa. In its latest report on ‘Changing Patterns in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Atiku Visits Fayose, Says PDP Is Set For Victory In Ekiti

By Alaba Ajibade – Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday led a delegation of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders to Ekiti State in a bid to rally support for Governor Ayodele Fayose ahead of More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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1500 Nigerians In Italian Prison, Says Envoy

By News Investigators – The Italian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stefanou Pontesilli, says no fewer than 1500 Nigerians are serving jail terms for various offences in Italy. Mr. Pontesilli who made the disclosure More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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June 12: Buhari Apologises, Says “We Can Atleast Assuage Feelings, Recognise Wrong, Ease Future”

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday tendered official apology to the family of late MKO Abiola, winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, and those that lost their loved ones More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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June 12 Summit: Trump, Jong Un Agree To New US-DPRK Relations

By News Investigators – US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Tuesday signed an agreement to establish new US-DPRK relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Rivers APC Alleges Plan By Gov. Wike To Pay Salary Arrears Of Ekiti Civil Servants

By News Investigators – The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Monday accused the state governor, Nyesom Wike of planning to off set six months salary arrears the government of Ekiti More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Fresh Bomb Explosion Hits Mubi

YOLA/By Tom Garba – No fewer than three people are feared dead as a result of a bomb blast that occurred around noon time opposite in Mubi, Adamawa State. The explosion, a suspected Improvised Explosive Device More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Deputy Speaker, Lasun Yusuff, In Trouble Over Alleged N1.1Billion Contract Scam

By Sadiq Umar – Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged both the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to jointly More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Buhari Signs Financial Autonomy Law For State Judiciary, Lawmakers

By News Investigators – President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Constitution Fourth Alteration Bill, which grants financial autonomy to the State Houses of Assembly and the States’ Judiciary. The More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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FOR THE RECORD: How Gani Rejected National Honour Award In 2008

By News Investigators – Foremost rights activist, late Gani Fawehinmi, once rejected a national honour award of Officer of the Order of the Federal Republic (OFR) conferred on him by the late President Umaru More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Post Humous Honour For Abiola: Nigerians Not Deceived, PDP Reacts

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s post-humous honour for late Moshood Abiola, acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993 presidential election, saying More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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JUST IN: Buhari Declares June 12 Democracy Day, Honours MKO, Kingibe, Gani Fawehinmi

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that, effective from 2019, Nigeria’s Democracy Day, would no longer be marked every May 29 but instead on June 12 in commemoration of the 1993 general More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Police Allege New Evidence ‘Directly Link’ Saraki To Offa Robbery

By Nuel Suji – The Police on Wednesday said it has gathered fresh evidence directly linking the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki to the Offa robbery case, saying the Force would not succumb to blackmail More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Baraje Group Withdraws From Talk With APC, Says Presidency Negotiating In Bad Faith

By Sadiq Umar – The aggrieved All Progressive Congress (APC) faction otherwise known as nPDP says it has pulled out for the reconciliatory parley with the Presidency, saying the latter appears to be uninterested More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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Saraki Vows To Honour Police, Warns Invitation Portends Danger For Democracy

By Sadiq Umar – Senate President, Bukola Saraki says he is prepared to honour the Police invitation over the Offa robbery incident allegation by the Police in the interest of rule of law, but warned that his More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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Police Invite Saraki In Connection With Offa Robbery, Finger Kwara Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed As Complicit

By Sadiq Umar – President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki has been invited by the Police to answer to allegations levelled against him by some suspected gang leaders recently arrested in connection with More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Health Workers End 6-Weeks Strike, Resume Duty On Monday

By Sadiq Umar – The Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) has suspended its nationwide strike, even as it ordered all its members to resume work on Monday, June 4. Minister of Health In a communiqué issued More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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I Could Never Have Been Half The Man I Am Today Without My Wife’s Support -Gbajabiamila Reacts

(News Investigators) -That Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila has been in the eye of the storm in the last three days is a fact that needs no contestation. No thanks to a piece of information that sent both the new and More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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PERSPECTIVE: How Edo Deputy Governor Breathed Life Into Baby Mercy

By Austin Otas-Osegbe ‘’Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.’’ The above scriptures aptly describe the mood of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Odaroagbonrie Ogaimen, a revenue officer with More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Buhari Signs ‘Not Too Young To Run’ Bill Into Law

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday signed into law, the `Not Too Young To Run Bill,’ even as he wondered why the age qualifications for the Senate and Governorship positions were left unamended. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Wale Aboderin, PUNCH Chairman Dies At 60

By News Investigators – The Chairman, PUNCH Nigeria Limited, Mr. Gbadebowale Wayne Aboderin is dead. According to the newspaper, Mr. Aboderin died Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 6.05am after a heart surgery at More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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RESEARCH: “The World’s Financial Crisis”- The Printing Press Solution”

By Dr. Mehenou Amouzou History is repeating itself with a human desire to control or rule the world by any means. This obsession has created three categories of human beings: One that has chosen the route to rule, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Edo Govt. Moves To Clear Salary Arrears In LGs

By News Investigators – Edo State Government has put modalities in place to clear salaries arrears owed by immediate past local government administration in the State. Severn out of the 18 councils are still More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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I Don’t Hate Buhari But I Loath Those Advising Him Wrongly -Prophet El-Buba

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The President and Founder of Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries Interventional (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El-buba, said his criticism of the federal government over the recent killings in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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Atiku Appoints Ex-governor, Gbenga Daniel, Campaign 2019 DG

By News Investigators- Former governor of Ogun state, Gbenga Daniel, has been named as the director-general of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign for 2019. The former Vice-President said Mr. Daniel will bring More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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Suspected Herdsmen Invade Catholic Seminary In Jalingo, Shot Priest

By News Investigators – Barely a week after the funeral of the murdered Catholic Priests and 15 other worshipers in Benue, suspected Fulani herdsmen on Monday launched a fresh attack on a seminary in Jalingo, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 27th, 2018
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Do Something Fast, Nigerians Are Hungry…, Anglican Primate Tells Buhari

By Nuel Suji – The Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Nicholas Okoh, on Sunday urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to act fast to arrest the starvation in the land, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Korea Ready To Share Technology, Industrial Experience With Africa, Says Moon

By News Investigators – The Republic of Korea has assured of its readiness to share its technological and industrial revolution experience with Africa. Korean President Moon Jae-in, made this known at the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Former Nigerian Ambassador To China, Aminu Wali, Ex-Kano Governor Shekarau, One Other Docked Over 2015 Campaign Fund

By Ibrahim Imam – A former Nigeria’s Ambassador to China, Aminu Bashir Wali, former governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau and Mansur Ahmed have been dragged before a Federal High Court sitting in Kano More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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NLC, 23 Rights Group Condemn Threats Against Amnesty International, Urge Nigeria Govt For Adequate Protection

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and 23 Civil Society Organisations (CSO) on Thursday condemned what it called “unjustifiable threat” against the Amnesty International by a faceless group, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Report Any Bank That Denies You Forex, CBN Tells Customers

By Sadiq Umar – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has called on the public to report any bank that refuses to grant their request for foreign exchange for BTA/PTA and pilgrimage within 24 hours. CBN, in a More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Shagari, 4 Other Arraigned Over Alleged N500m Fraud

By Nuel Suji – A former Minister of Water Resources, Mukhtar Shehu Shagari has been arraigned before the Federal High Court, Sokoto on a five-count charge of conspiracy and money laundering to the tune of More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Police Capture “Arrow,” Adikwu, Most Wanted Offa Armed Robbers

By Sadiq Umar – The Police have arrested the “most wanted” armed robbers allegedly involved in the recent bank robbery in Offa, Kwara states in which no few than 17 persons were brutally killed. More key More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Military Kill 35 Armed Herdsmen, Militia in Benue

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian military say it has neutralized 35 armed herdsmen in lower Benue, thereby aborting what would have been another deadly attack on two villages in the state. The incident occurred More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Olisa Metuh Slumps In Court

By News Investigators – Former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, on Monday collapsed in court during the resumption of his money laundering trial at a Federal More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Six Years After, Supreme Court Orders Retrial Of Former Intercontinental Bank MD, Erastus Akingbola, Over N5Billion Alleged Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Supreme Court has ordered a resumption of trial of former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Erastus Akingbola, in the alleged N5billion bank fraud case. The Apex More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Budget 2018: NASS Passes N9.12 Trillion Appropriation, Saraki Hails Increase In Health Allocations

By Nuel Suji – The National Assembly on Wednesday passed the 2018 budget after seven months with an increase of N500 billion. President Muhammadu Buhari had presented an Appropriation bill of N8.6 trillion More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Troops Kill 15 Boko Haram Terrorists In Lake Chad, 3 Civilian JTF Dies While Trying To Help Unsuspected Aged Suicide Bomber

By Sadiq Umar – The military says a combined troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and the Cameroonian Defence Forces have killed 15 Boko Haram insurgents in separate encounters in Southern Lake Chad Basin. Just More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Court Grants Dino Melaye N10 Million Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A High Court sitting in Lokoja, Kogi state capital, has granted bail to controversial senator, Dino Melaye, after nearly two weeks of detention. Mr. Melaye is standing trail in the state over More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Senate’s Ad Hoc Committee To Meet Buhari Over Alleged Plot To Frame Up Saraki

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday set up a 7-member ad hoc to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over an alleged plot by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to implicate him and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Reps Vow To Pass 2018 Budget Not Later Than Thursday

By Nuel Suji – The House of Representatives on Tuesday said it is set to pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N9.12 trillion on Wednesday. Deputy Speaker of the House, Yussuf Lasun, who presided at plenary, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Please, Don’t Leave, Ondo PDP Begs Mimiko

By Nuel Suji – Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state, Clement Faboyede, on Monday, begged the party’s leader and former Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, to rescind his decision to dump the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Senate Will Allow Omo-Agege Into Chambers -Spokesman

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has decided that it will comply with the judgement of the Federal High Court and do nothing to stop Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from resuming in his office and at plenary from today May More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Ameachi Is Working To Jeopardize Buhari’s Re-election -Lawmakers Allege

By News Investigators – Federal lawmakers of All Progressive Congress (APC) on Monday allegedly accused the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi of working to jeopardize re-election bid of President More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Nigeria’s Super Eagles Names 30-Man Provisional Squad For Russian 2018

By Sadiq Umar – The Super Eagles’ manager Gernot Rohr named a 30-man provisional list for the 2018 FIFA World Cup holding in Russia. The provisional squad list was announced through the official twitter More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 12th, 2018
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861 Persons Killed In Middle Belt, Taraba, Adamawa From January To April -Report

Police Kick, Says Report Not From State Commands By Sadiq Umar – The senate has released a report indicating that no less than 861 persons have been killed in the Middle Belt region of Nigeria from January More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Court Overrules Senate, Orders Reinstatement Of Ovie Omo-Agege

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Thursday nullified the suspension of Ovie Omo-Agege, senator representing Delta central, by the Senate, and ordered his immediate reinstatement. Justice More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Falana To Senate: You Lack Power To Summon IGP

By Nuel Suji – Human rights lawyer,  Femi Falana on Thursday said that the senate  lacks power to summon Inspector General of Police,  Idris Ibrahim. Mr. Falana also argued that Senate  did not get it More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Dayo Adeyeye Rained Curses On Me After Calling Him To Accept Defeat, Says Fayose

By Nuel Suji – The governor of Ekiti State,  Ayodele Fayose says former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and aspirant at the just concluded governorship primary, Dayo Adeyeye, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Former Police IG Docked For Alleged Fraud

By Nuel Suji – Former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Sunday Ehindero, has been re-arraigned over allegation of fraud involving the management of N578 million donation for the purchase of weapon for the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Major Crisis Looms In APC…As Defunct ‘New PDP’ Writes Buhari, Gives Conditions For Peace, Unity Ahead 2019 Polls

By Nuel Suji – The new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), a political block within the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Wednesday handed a 7-day ultimatum for President Muhammadu Buhari and party leadership More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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For Shunning Its Invitation Three Times, Senate Declares IGP Ibrahim Idris As “Enemy Of Democracy “

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday declared the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim as “enemy of democracy ” and unfit to hold public office in Nigeria and outside the country. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Stolen Mace Saga: Police Allege Security, Senator’s Complicity

The Divisional Police Officer in the National Assembly, Sulu-Gambari Abdul, on Wednesday blamed the April 18 invasion of the Senate and removal of the Mace by hoodlums on internal conspiracy. Mr. Abdul, a Chief More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Olusola-Eleka Emerges Ekiti PDP Gubernatorial Candidate

By Alaba Ajibade – The Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka has emerged winner of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election. Reports say a total of 1,968 delegates More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Buhari Returns To London Tuesday To See Doctor

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammed Buhari will on Tuesday return to London on a medical with his doctor. Mr. Buhari had made a stop over in London last week on his way from the United States where he met President More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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APC Crisis: Police Seal Off Party Secretariat

By Alaba Ajibade – The Police in Ekiti State on Monday sealed off the state Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress (APC) following escalation of crisis arising from last Saturday inconclusive governorship More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Bandits Massacre Gwaska Villagers, 45 Bodies Recovered

By News Investigators – Not less 45 persons have confirmed dead in Gwaska village in Birnin-Gwari local government, Kaduna state, following attacked by armed bandits. The attack took place Saturday night in More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Buhari Hails NAF, Unveils Latest Helicopter Gunships

By Ibrahim Imam – President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the current leadership of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) “for performing its assignments wonderfully” and for recording several unprecedented milestones More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Buhari Expresses Satisfaction With APC Congress In Katsina

By News Investigators – President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday expressed satisfaction with the All Progressive Party (APC) Ward Congress at his Sarkin Yara ward in Daura Local Government in Katsina state, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Court Denies Melaye Bail…A Serving Senator Deserves Bail, Says Dogara

By Sadiq Umar – A magistrate court in Lokoja, Kogi state capital, Thursday, turn down the bail application for the embattled Kogi senator, Dino Melaye, instead ruled that he be kept in police custody till More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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South, Middle-Belt Leaders Visit Saraki, Condemn Executive Disregard For N’Assembly

…Canvass Respect for Constitution By Nuel Suji – Leaders of the South East, South West, South South and Middle Belt on Thursday condemned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Executive arm for what they More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Nigeria, China Sign Currency Exchange Deal To Ease Business Transaction

By Nuel Suji – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Peoples Bank of China (PBoC), have signed a bilateral currency exchange deal that would ease business transactions between Nigeria and China. The deal, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Trump Did Call Africa ‘Shithole,’ Former White House Adviser Writes Buhari

By News Investigators – Former White House Adviser, Omarosa Manigault Newman on Monday confirmed to President Muhmmadu Buhari that U.S. President Donald Trump did describe African countries as ‘shithole’ More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Police Re-arrest Dino Melaye, Arraign Him For Attempted Suicide In Abuja, Set To Take Him To Lokoja

By Nuel Suji – The Police on Wednesday say it has re-arrested controversial Kogi senator, Dino Melaye, after his arraignment at Chief Magistrate Court, Wuse for the pending offences of criminal conspiracy More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Mubi Bomb Blast: Adamawa Govt. Orders Free Medical Treatment To Victims

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The government of Adamawa state on Wednesday ordered immediate free medical treatment for victims of the Tuesday twin bomb blasts in Mubi, just as it called on well spirited individuals More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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PRESS RELEASE: Board Directs NABTEB To Comply With FOI Act, Pledges To Partner MRA

PRESS RELEASE  Board directs NABTEB Registrar to comply with FOI Act, pledges to partner MRA The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), has affirmed its readiness to partner with the Media More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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IGP Shuns Senate Again…As Armed DSS, Police Invade NASS

By Nuel Suji – The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Wednesday failed to appear before the senate for the second time in one week, this is even as armed operatives of the Department of State Services More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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2019: Women League Demands VP Slot, 12 Governorship Seats

By Sadiq Umar – The League of Women Voters in Nigeria on Wednesday urged political parties in the country to cede the Vice-President position to women and a wholesale enforcement of the 35 percent affirmative More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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FG, International Consortium Sign Interim Phase Agreement For Rail Concession

By News Investigators – The Nigerian government on Friday signed an agreement with a foreign Consortium to proceed with the Interim Phase of the Nigerian narrow-gauge railway concession. The signing of the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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“No Fire Incident At CBN Head Office” -Okorafor

By Nuel Suji – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has dismissed as untrue, reports that its head office in Abuja was engulfed in fire on Tuesday. Some media outlets (not News Investigators) had earlier reported More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Trump’s “Shithole” Remark: Buhari Expresses Doubt Over U.S. Media Reports, Says “I’m Not Sure Of Validity

…As Trump Hails Buhari’s Anti-graft effort, pledges more assistance By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari says he did not discuss with President Donald Trump the controversial More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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DEVELOPING: Trump Says U.S. Will Not Tolerate Killing Of Christians, As Buhari Assures Tackling Herdsmen Menace

By News Investigators – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari says resolving the problem of the rampaging herdsmen would take a longer time to abate, even as he assured that his government is doing its More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Boko Haram: Russia Delivers Two Mi-35M Helicopter Gunships To NAF

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday took delivery of two new Mi-35M helicopter gunships ordered from Russia in 2015. The cargo arrived at NAF Base in Makurdi, Benue capital on board a Russian More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 29th, 2018
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Army Arrests Four Boko Haram Suspects In Yobe State

By Sadiq Umar – Four members of the Boko Haram terrorists have been arrest in Yobe state by t.roops of 233 Battalion deployed in operation LAFIYA DOLE. The terrorists were arrested on weekend by Soldiers on More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Buhari Will Take Back PDP’s “Stolen Mandate” In Taraba” Campaign Organization Vows

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Taraba State Chairman of Buhari Campaign Organization (BCO), Tukur Sambo has vowed to displace the ruling People’s Democracy Party (PDP) in the state, describing the 2015 election More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Obasanjo Reiterates Call To Stop Buhari’s Re-election, “They’ll Threaten You, But Don’t Be Intimidated,” Says OBJ

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has reiterated call for Nigerians to ensure that President Muhammadu Buhari is voted out in his second term bid in 2019, saying anyone that More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 27th, 2018
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JUST IN: Imam Imam, Spokesman To Gov. Tambuwal Is Dead

By News Investigators – Imam Imam, the Special Adviser to Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, is dead. Mr Imam died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja after a brief illness. A source closed to the deceased More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Troops Foil Boko Haram’s Incursion Into Maiduguri

By Sadiq Umar – Troops battling the Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria’s northeast on Thursday successful repelled terrorist incursion in the outskirt of Jidari Polo area of Maiduguri, the military says. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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NEC Halts Open Grazing In Benue, Four States

By Sadiq Umar – The National Economic Council (NEC), Thursday, resolved that herdsmen must stop open grazing in the country starting with Benue, Taraba, Adamawa, Kaduna and Zamfara. The Council said all the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Lake Chad: Multinational Force Kills 59 Terrorists, Loses 22 Soldiers In 3 Weeks

By Sadiq Umar – The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), says its troops have killed 59 Boko Haram insurgents and captured five alive in its on-going offensive against the terrorists in the Lake Chad Basin. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Senators Fume, As IGP Ibrahim Idris Snubs Senate

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Thursday expressed disappointment over failure of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to appear before it, even as its rescheduled him to next Wednesday. Senators were More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Senate Orders DSS, Police To Tighten Security In NASS

By News Investigators – After three hours closed door meeting, Senate on Tuesday ordered security agencies to tighten up security in the National Assembly. Senate decision was as result of stolen of Senate’s More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Buhari Holds Emergency Meeting With APC Governors

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding an emergency meeting with governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The meeting, which began at about 8pm, is taking place behind More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Alleged N5.8 Billion Fraud: Court Remands Ex-Katsina Governor Ibrahim Shema In EFCC Custody

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Katsina Tuesday ordered that former governor of Katsina state, Ibrahim Shehu Shema, be remanded in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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First Quarter 2018: Lagos IGR Hits N103bn, Spends N93bn On Capital

By News Investigators – The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said its internally generated revenue for the first quarter of Y2018 stood at N103.476billion, as against N96.7billion recorded last year, thereby More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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BREAKING: IGP Monitoring Team Arrests Dino Melaye

By News Investigators – Reports just reaching say controversial Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye, has been arrested. Mr. Melaye was arrested by a crack team of policemen from the Inspector-General of Police, IGP More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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African Filmmakers Get Their Ultimate Network

By News Investigators – CINEAFRI, an innovative network that offers free memberships to individual filmmakers and companies and institutions working in African film is scheduled for launch in London. The platform More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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APC Chairmanship Race: South-South APC Rejects Oshiomhole, Says Oyegun Deserves Right Of First Refusal

By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressive Congress (APC) South-South Zonal Executives on Monday advocated for a right of first choice of refusal for its incumbent Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, in the to contest More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Police Invades Melaye Residence …As IDPs Mobilise To Prevent Arrest

By Nuel Suji – Armed policemen on Monday invaded the residence of controversial Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye, just as Nigerian masses from the Internally Displaced Camp (IDP) also mobilized to the location to More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Saraki Visits Injured Female Sergeant-At-Arms, Hails Her Bravery

By News Investigators – President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Sunday, visited a female Sergeant-At-Arms, Sandra Davou who sustained injury while struggling to prevent invasion of the Senate Chambers by More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Police Confirms Four Dead, Eight Injured In Bama Suicide Attack

By Sadiq Umar – Not few than four persons have been confirmed dead with eight others seriously injured following an early morning suicide attack in Bama town, Borno state, northeast Nigeria. The Borno State More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Reps Insist On Reinstatement Of Suspended NEMA Officials

By News Investigators – The hope of the six suspended directors of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) became brighter as the House of Representatives has insisted on their recall in the interest More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Court Freezes Fayose’s Account, Refuses Metuh’s Foreign Medical Trip

By News Investigators – A Court of Appeal in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) the go-ahead to freeze the bank account of Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose. Justice More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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BREAKING: Police Returns Stolen Mace To NASS

By Nuel Suji -The Nigerian Police on Thursday returned the Senate Mace brazenly stolen by hoodlums to the National Assembly complex. The Mace was brought in black patrol van by the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Police Recovers Senate’s Stolen Mace Under Bridge In Abuja

By Nuel Suji – The Police in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital says it has recovered the stolen Mace by hoodlums who invaded the Nigerian senate Wednesday. The Police, in a statement by the Force Public Relations More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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PRESS RELEASE: FG Orders Probe Of National Assembly Invasion

FG Orders Probe Of National Assembly Invasion The Federal Government has expressed shock at the invasion of the National Assembly and the subsequent snatching of the Senate mace by thugs on Wednesday. In a statement More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Buhari’s Nominee Remanded In Prison Over Alleged N182Million Fraud

By News Investigators– Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin has remanded Dr. Saadu Alanamu in prison custody for alleged fraud to the tune of N182m and abuse of bail condition. Incidentally, Mr. Alanamu’s More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Senate Caves In To Presidency Pressure, Backtracks On Electoral Act Amendment

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Wednesday bowed to pressure on the amendment of Electoral Act 2010 which reordered the sequence of the 2019 general elections, just as the amendment bill suffered similar fate More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Mace Theft: Saraki Commends Senators, Reps For “Defending Democracy”

By Nuel Suji – The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has commended the leadership and Senators “for standing up firmly in defence of democracy and the rule of law over an attack on the Red Chambers More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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APC Condemns Mace Theft, Says It’s An Attack On Democracy

By Nuel Suji – The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the invasion of the Senate chamber and carting away of the mace by thugs on Wednesday morning. “The APC, in a statement by its spokesman, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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DEVELOPING: Police Arrests Omo-Agege, May Be Charged For Treason

By Sadiq Umar – Suspended Delta North senator, Ovie Omo-Agege has been arrested and would be charged force treason. Mr. Omo-Agege was arrested Wednesday following his role in the carting away of the senate More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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UPDATE: Thugs Defile Senate Chamber, Cart Away “Mace”

By Sadiq Umar – Fresh facts emerging from the National Assembly revealed the Mace was forcefully taken away by unknown persons led to the Senate chamber by the suspended Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, as the senate More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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UPDATED: Senate’s Symbol Of Authority, The “Mace” Stolen

By Nuel Suji -Fresh facts emerging from the National Assembly revealed the Mace was forcefully taken away by unknown persons while the senate was preparing to resume plenary. “It was shocking, in a commando More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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“Unauthorised Withdrawal” Of $462 Million: Senate Summons Adeosun, Others

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian senate on Tuesday summoned the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Defence, Ali Mansur and  Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, over the withdrawal  More...