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...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Senate Confirms Momoh As NERC Chairman

By Nuel Suji – Nigerian Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of James Momoh as the chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). The confirmation was sequel to the report of Senate More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Keyamo Named As Spokesman, Buhari Campaign Organization

By Sadiq Umar – The Buhari Campaign Organisation Tuesday appointed Lagos lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Festus Keyamo, as head of Communications and Strategy for the 2019 re-election bid. In More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Police Arrests 115 Shiites Protesters In Abuja

By Sadiq Umar – The FCT Police Command on Monday confirmed the arrest of about 115 protesting members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), just as it dismissed reports that some protesters were killed. The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Trump To Host Buhari April 30

By Sadiq Umar – U.S. President Donald Trump, would host President Muhammadu Buhari on April 30, the White House announced on Sunday evening. The White House in a statement said Buhari would meet Trump at Washington More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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APC Announces National Convention Committee, Okorocha, Akeredolu, El-Rufai, Others

By Nuel Suji – Less than a week after President Muhammadu Buhari declared interest in seeking re-election for a second term, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted its National Convention Committee. The More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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FG Threatens To Release More Names Of Alleged Public Treasury Looters

By Sadiq Umar –  The Federal Government on Sunday vowed to release more names of alleged public treasure looters, saying it would not be deterred threat of litigation or those it described as “hack writers”. Minister More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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Sixty Three Jostles For Ekiti Governor’s Seat

By Alaba Ajibade – Ahead of the July 14 Governorship election in Ekiti State, not less than 63 persons have indicated their intention to contest gubernatorial seat, about 30 days to the conduct of party primaries. Latest More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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Shocker: Only 15 Out Of 113 Remaining Chibok Girls Are Alive, Says Ahmad Salkida

By News Investigators – Fresh facts emerging on the state of the remaining 113 Chibok girls being held by the Boko Haram terrorists indicate that contrary to the recent assurances by government of their safe More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Court Throws Out Omo-Agege’s Bid To Quash Senate Suspension

By Nuel Suji – A Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected an ex parte application filed by the Senator representing Delta Central, Ovie Omo-Agege, to stop his suspension by the Senate. Mr. Omo-Agege had, on More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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2018 Budget: Saraki Gives C’ttees 24hr Ultimatum To Submit Reports

By Nuel Suji – The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has given a 24-hour deadline to the remaining 20 standing committees of the upper legislative chamber that are yet to submit their reports to the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Nigeria’s Inflation Rate Drops To 13.34 Percent

By Nuel Suji – Nigeria’s inflation figure has dropped to 13.34 per cent, making it 0.99 percent less than the 14.33 figure recorded in February. Minister of Budget Planning Since the beginning of January More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Access Bank Introduces PayDay Loan On USSD Code *901*11#

By News Investigators – In a bid to provide quicker and instant access to loans for employees, Access Bank Plc has launched PayDay Loan, Nigeria’s first fully digital lending service. Access PayDay Loan More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Buhari Breaks Silence On 2019, Announces Re-election Bid, Jets Abroad

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday finally broke his silence on his intention to seek re-election in 2019 general elections, declaring his interest to run for a second term in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Insurgency: IGP Deploys Surveillance Helicopter, 3 Police Units To Taraba

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Inspector General (IGP) of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Monday says he has deployed a surveillance helicopter and three mobile police units to Taraba to tackle security challenges in the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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OPINION: Bill Gates, I Found Your Type Of Man And He’s 62 Today!

By John Adenekan World’s second richest man, Bill Gates gave a damning verdict on the execution of the Economic Recovery Growth Plan (ERGP) of the Federal Government of Nigeria at an expanded National Economic More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Presidential Amnesty: Dokubo Probes Boroh

By Nuel Suji – The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Charles Dokubo, Thursday inaugurated a special, 8-man Review Committee to probe the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 5th, 2018
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$1 Billion Approval: PDP Accuses Buhari Of Gross-Misconduct, Urges NASS To Commence Legislative Action Against President

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the rejection of President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of the sum of $1billion from the Excess Crude Account for the procurement of military More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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APC Governors Endorse Buhari’s Position, Settle For Congresses To Elect New Exco

By Sadiq Umar – Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have finally agreed to President Muhammadu Buhari’s position that the earlier extension granted party’s official is illegal and should give More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Kastina Senator, Bukar Mustapha, Is Dead

By Nuel Suji – A senator representing Katsina North senatorial district at the National Assembly, Bukar Mustapha, is dead. Mr. Mustapha died at a private Hospital in Abuja, Wednesday after a brief illness. Until More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Again Obasanjo Warns Nigerians Against Voting Buhari, Says, “Never You Reinforce Failure”

By Sadiq Umar – Barely 3months after his damning letter condemning the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressive Congress (APC) government, former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has again criticized the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Winnie Mandela Dies At 81

By Nuel Suji – Anti-apartheid campaigner and the ex-wife of South Africa’s late President Nelson Mandela, Winnie Mandela is dead. Winnie, the anti-apartheid heroin died at the age 81. Reports quoted her More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Scores Killed, 83 Injured In Fresh Boko Haram Attacks On Maiduguri

By Sadiq Umar – Scores of people were reportedly killed with 83 others wounded following fresh attacks by the Boko Haram insurgents Sunday night in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Army said it engaged More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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Election Sequence: Taraba Rep. Narrowly Escape Death Over Perceived Anti-Buhari Stance

YOLA/By Tom Garba – A member of the House of Representatives representing Bali/Gassol Federal Constituency, Garba Hamman-Julde, narrowly escaped death over the weekend following attack by some angry youths More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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As Long As Liya Sharibu Remains In Captivity For Her Faith, Nigerian Christians Remain In Chain -LCCN Archbishop calls

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Lutheran Archbishop, Panti Filibus Musa has said that as long as Liya Sharibu, the only Dapchi girl still being held by Boko Haram remains in captivity for her faith, Christians all over More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 31st, 2018
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Unity Bank’s $1Billion Loan Talks With Milost Collapsed

By News Investigators- Milost Global Inc. has jettison its plan to provide $1 billion to Nigeria’s Unity Bank Plc, saying it received threats that it would be run out of the country if the deal continues. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Senate Rejects $350M Foreign Loan Request For Kaduna, Lawmakers Say It’s “Misplaced, Unimportant”

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Thursday rejected a $350million foreign loan request for Kaduna State government, with lawmakers describing the request as “misplaced priority” and “unimportant.” The senate More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Adamawa Specialist Hospital Records Atleast Two Rape Cases Weekly, Govt Opens Sexual Assault Centre

YOLA/By Tom Garba – There is an upsurge in crimes against women in Adamawa and other north eastern states, Bala Saidu, Chief Medical Director of Yola Specialist Hospital, has said, just as he called a concerted More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 27th, 2018
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Presidency: Atiku Declares Intention To Contest In 2019

By Sadiq Umar – A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has formally declared his intention to contest for the President at the 2019 general elections. He made the declaration Tuesday in Port Harcourt, Rivers More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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PDP Begs Nigerians, Says “We Have Learnt From Our Mistakes”

By Sadiq Umar – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday in Abuja, apologised to Nigerians for the party’s failures while in power for 16 years. PDP’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus, offered More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Adamawa Community Organises Cultural Day To Celebrate Boko Haram’s Defeat

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The converner of Kamwe (Michika) annual cultural festival, Iliya Yame Kwache is inviting the general public to the 2018 Michika day in an effort to mark the defeats of Boko Haram insurgents More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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PaySend Partners Access Bank To Spread FinTech Revolution In Africa

By News Investigators – PaySend, the money transfer company has continued to bring a new generation of money transfers to the African market through its new partnership with Access Bank Nigeria. Described More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Don’t Rely On Military, Defend Yourselves Against Killers, Says T.Y Danjuma

YOLA/By Tom Garba – A former Minister of Defence, Lt. Gen Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), has urged citizens in Taraba to defend themselves against killers across the state, rather than depending on the Nigerian More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 23rd, 2018
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Water Scarcity: Greenpeace Warns Of Devastating Future Consequences For South Africans

(By News Investigators)/Greenpeace, a climate advocacy body, has warned that unless urgent steps are taken to solve the problem of water scarcity in South Africa, a devastating future consequence await the country. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Nigerian Customs Intercepts Elephant Tusks, Pangolin Worth N2Billion Feb., March – Minister

By Nuel Suji – The Minister of Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, has disclosed that the Nigerian Customs Service intercepted elephant tusks and pangolin, worth about N1.2 billion, between February 15 and March More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Dapchi Schoolgirls Saga: PDP Cries Foul, Urges UN To Investigate Nigerian Govt For “Stage-Managing” Abduction

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cried foul over the release of 105 out of the 110 Dapchi Schoolgirls abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents, alleging complicity More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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JUST IN: NASS Agrees To Pass 2018 Budget April 24

By Nuel Suji – Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara says the two chambers of National Assembly have resolved to pass the 2018 Appropriation bill into law on April 24. Mr. Dogara gave More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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BREAKING: 91 Dapchi School Girls Regain Freedom

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government has announced the release of 91 of the 110 abducted Dapchi schoolgirls, saying the release was unconditional. The released schoolgirls are currently in the custody of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Orji Kalu’s N3.2Billion Fraud Trial: Witness Flee To Cameroon

By Sadiq Umar – A former accountant in the Abia State Government House, Akpan Udoh, who was scheduled to testify in the alleged N3.2 billion fraud trial of the former Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, has relocated More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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IGP Orders Withdrawal Of Policemen Attached To VIPs

By Sadiq Umar – The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Monday ordered an immediate withdrawal of police officers attached to some political office holders and very important personalities, VIPs, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Kwankwaso Speaks On Secret Meeting With Obasanjo, Says Reports Unfounded

By Ibrahim Imam – A former governor of Kano State and senator representing Kano Central District, Rabiu Kwankwaso has denied holding any secret meeting with former president Olusegun Obasanjo. Mr. Kwankwaso More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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We Are United, Determined To Override Buhari’s Veto On Electoral Act Bill, Saraki, Dogara Vow

By Sadiq Umar – The National Assembly says its leadership are united in their resolve to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s vote on the electoral amendment bill, even as it dispelled rumoured disagreement More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Battle Readiness: Air Chief Says Welfare Critical To NAF Success, Visits Kaduna, Kano Facilities

By Sadiq Umar – The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar has identified the welfare of personnel and their dependents as being critical to the achievement of NAF objectives. Mr. Abubakar, an Air Marshal also More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Trump Sacks Tillerson, Appoints CIA Chief, Pompeo

By News Investigators/Less than 12 hours after he departed Nigeria on his round trip to Africa, President Donald Trump has sacked Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, replacing him with the director of the CIA, Mike More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 12th, 2018
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Take Decisive Actions Or Face Court-Martial, Army Tells Commanders In Taraba, Others

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Army has warned its operation Commanders in Taraba, Adamawa and Benue states to take decisive actions to stem the wave of killings or face punitive measures. The warning is coming More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 12th, 2018
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Nigeria’s External Reserves Climb To $46 Billion -CBN

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s External Reserves are steadily heading towards the $50 billion mark, berthing at $46 billion as at the close of business on Friday, March 9, 2018. Figures obtained from the Central More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 12th, 2018
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US Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson Arrives Abuja Monday

(News Investigators)/The U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. Rex Tillerson, will arrive in Abuja on Monday in continuation of his visit to some African countries. The U.S. Embassy in Abuja said on Sunday that Mr. Tillerson More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 10th, 2018
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OBJ, PFN Visit Benue, Decry Poor State Of Security

By Sadiq Umar – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday arrived in Makurdi, the Benue State, to condole with the government and people over herdsmen’s attacks. The former President expressed shock More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 9th, 2018
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Adamawa Shuts Varsity, Poly, Others Over Fear Of Boko Haram Attack

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Adamawa State University located in Mubi, Adamawa state has been closed by the authorities of the institutions following fears of an imminent attack on the town by the Boko Haram insurgents. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
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FIFA Golden Cup Arrives Nigeria

By Nuel Suji – The prestigious FIFA World Cup golden trophy on Wednesday arrived Abuja, Nigeria’s capital ahead of the 2018 soccer tournament in Russia. It is FIFA’s tradition that the Cup tours all the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
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Ogbeh’s Claim On Thailand Rice Mills Collapse False -Amb. Kunwongse

By Sadiq Umar – Thailand’s ambassador to Nigeria, Wattana Kunwongse, has dismissed as untrue a statement credited to the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, that seven rice mills have More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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PDP Cries Foul, Dismisses NNPC’s N774million Subsidy Claim As Cover Up For Presidency

By Sadiq Umar – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as “fictitious” the claim by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) that it spent N774 million on daily fuel subsidy, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Rights Group Demands Immediate Release Of Detained Journalist

By Nuel Suji – A Civil Society Organisation, Citizens Advocacy for Social and Economic Rights (CASER), has called for the immediate release of the Daily Independent journalist Tony Ezimakor, urging the Department More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 4th, 2018
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UTME: JAMB Directs Candidates To Print Exams Slip From March 6

By Sadiq Umar – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has directed candidates for the 2018 UTME to start printing their examination notification slip from Tuesday, March 6. The board’s Head of Media More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 4th, 2018
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Kano: “No Evidence” Of Underage Voting Report Premature -INEC Official

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said its investigation into the alleged underage voting in the last Kano council poll is still ongoing, urging Nigerians to disregard More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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PDP Hails Reps On Dapchi Probe, Says Nigerians Already Lost Faith In Presidential Committees

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended the National Assembly for its swift response to the party’s appeal to open an independent, full-scale investigation into the circumstances More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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OPINION: Chibok And Dapchi Girls: The Whoredom Of Karma

By Sufuyan Ojeifo History repeats itself, first as tragedy, and second, as farce. -Karl Marx On Monday, February 19, 2018, Boko Haram insurgents invaded Government Girls Science Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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UPDATED: Four UN Aid Workers Killed As Boko Haram Attacks Rann, A Female Nurse Missing

(By Our Reporter)/Reports just reaching us say four UN aid workers were killed in a Thursday night attack coordinated by Boko Haram insurgents at Rann community in Kala Balge Local Government of Borno. A female More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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Boko Haram: Red Cross Supports 4,301 Families With Emergency Cash Relief In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Nigerian Red Cross Society says it has supported about 4,301 families with emergency cash relief in three local government areas in Adamawa State affected by the Boko Haram insurgency. Executive More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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UBA, China’s Dev. Bank Sign $100M Financing Deal

ABUJA/(News Investigators) – United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, a pan-African banking group and China Development Bank (CDB), the world’s largest development finance institution, on Tuesday announced the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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UN Demands Unconditional Release Of Dapchi Girls, As IGP, NSCDC Relocate To North East

By Nuel Suji – The United Nations (UN) has condemned the abduction of 110 schoolgirls of the Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSC) Dapchi, Yobe State, Nigeria by the Boko Haram insurgents, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Nigerian Military, Cameroonian Troops Kill 35 Insurgents, Recover Large Cache Of Munitions

By Sadiq Umar – Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and the Cameroonian Defence Forces, say it has killed not less than 35 Boko Haram terrorists in a clearance operation around Lake Chad. The troops bombarded More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Oyegun, NWC, Others Get One Year Tenure Extension

By Sadiq Umar – The National Executive Council (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended the tenure of its National Chairman, John Odigie Oyegun, its National Working Committee (NWC) More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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FG Releases List Of 110 Abducted Schoolgirls

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government has officially released names and other details of the 110 school girls abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents from the Government Girls Science and Technical College More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Military Replies Gov. Gaidam, Says It Handed Over Dapchi To Police, Dismisses Claims On Troops’ Withdrawal As Misleading

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian military on Monday dismissed claims by the governor of Yobe State, Ibrahim Gaidam that the withdrawal of troops from Dapchi paved the way for the abduction of 110 schoolgirls of More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Former Rep. Usman Kumo, Defects With 4000 PDP Members To APC In Gombe

By Ibrahim Imam – A former Chairman of House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs, Usman Bello Kumo, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Party (APC) in Gombe. Rep. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Nigerians ‘ll Return PDP To Power In 2019, Says Ondo PDP Leaders

By Alaba Ajibade – Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo Central Senatorial  District Monday converged on Igbara Oke, Ondo State, to chart a new course for the party in the state, even as More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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There’s Looming Hunger In Madagali, Elders Cry Out

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Elders of Madagali LGA of Adamawa state has raised an alarm over what it called a looming famine in the entire communities of the area because of Boko Haram incessant attacks. The elders More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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110 Dapchi School Girls Unaccounted For, Says Lai Mohammed

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Government has confirmed the abduction of 110 schoolgirls from the Government Science and Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe by the Boko Haram terrorists. The confirmation came Sunday, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Our Committee Not Criminal Or Civil Trial Body, Umahi Declares

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The The Presidential Committee on Herdsmen/Farmer conflict is not a criminal or civil trial body but an organ to bring lasting solution between the two neighbourhoods,’’ Committee chairman, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Council Of State Applauds Buhari On Security, Jonathan, IBB, Shagari Absent

By Sadiq Umar – The Council of States on Thursday applauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts at tackling the various security challenges in the country The meeting held at the Council Chambers of the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Labour Party Rep. Member Defects To APC

By Nuel Suji – A member of the House of Representatives from Oyo state, Segun Ogunwuyi, has defected from the Labour Party (LP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr. Ogunwuyi, representing Ogbomosho/North/South/Orire More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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OPINION: The Last Auction…

By Diipo Fagunwa An Auction happened in the years of old, on a day that only the rich would be proud to attend, and the aspiring looked with hope in their hearts and expectations in their minds, that one day shall More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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OOU Host Varsity Lecture, Awards

(News Investigators)/Universities in the country will, on Thursday, storm Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State, for this year’s edition of the Distinguished Lecture/Awards scheduled to hold in the More...

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 Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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CSO Blames Old Student Association For Queens College’s Crisis

By Nuel Suji – Coalition of Civil Societies on Human Rights and Anti-corruption have blamed the Old Girls Association of the Queens College, Lagos for the recent crisis in the school that claimed the lives 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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VIEWPOINT: EFCC And The Burden Of Credibility

By Sule Yakubu Nigeria`s most vocal and most visible anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is breaking new grounds in what is generally perceived as a combination of impunity and 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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JAMB Extends UTME Registration Deadline Till February 11

By Sadiq Umar – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has extended the deadline for registration for 2018 UTME till February 11, 2018. The Board said it extended registration period to accommodate 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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Mountain Top Mega Concert Hits Lagos

…MFM General Overseer, Dr. D.K Olukoya  Stages A Free ‘Mega Concert’ In Lagos The much talked about Mountain Top Mega Concert is set to host the Lagos biggest Gospel Musical Concert at the Eko Hotel and 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 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...