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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Monday, December 25th, 2017
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Yuletide: NEMA Prepares Stakeholders For Special Operation In North East

By Sadiq Umar – With its well-trained staff and adequate tools for disaster management, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has flagged off the Operation Eagle Eye to tackle any unforeseen emergency 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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EEP Is For Uninterrupted Power In 37 Varsities, 7 Teaching Hospitals Not “Mere Solar-powered Streetlight” -Fashola

By Nuel Suji – The Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has said that the Energizing Education Programme (EEP) of the Federal Government is aimed at rejuvenating the nation’s education system by providing 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 Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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How 22 Year Old Female Dancer Was Sexually Assaulted @ Lagos Carnival, Abandoned By Govt

By Sadiq Umar – A 22-year-old lady @theibkolukoya shared on her Instagram how she was sexually assaulted at the the just concluded Lagos State Carnival organised by the Steve Ayorinde led Lagos State Ministry More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Cooperate With Other PDP Chairmanship Aspirants, Ogun PDP Chair Advises Secondus

By Nuel Suji – The newly sworn-in National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has been advised to be magnanimous in victory and work with other National Chairmanship aspirants who More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Transparency Is Key To Corruption-free Infrastructure In Africa

By Chris Heathcote The first Regional Roundtable on Infrastructure Governance was held in Cape Town at the beginning of November. Peter Eigen, founder of Transparency International, who addressed the event, reflects More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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PERSPECTIVE: Boko Haram Conflict Enters Counterinsurgency Phase As Nigeria Erects “Fortresses”

By Jacob Zenn The latest news from northeastern Nigeria is that the Nigerian army will erect fortresses around the region’s larger towns to prevent Boko Haram raids and allow farmers to tend their fields in safety. 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 Vows To Avoid PDP’s Past Mistakes, Pledges Internal Democracy

By Nuel Suji – The newly elected National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has vowed to ensure internal democracy within the opposition party, saying necessary step would be taken 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 Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Numan Killings: Adamawa Christians Seek Buhari’s Protection, Embark On Three-Days Fasting, Prayers

By Tom Garba -Yola/Following the incessant killings of innocent people in Numan and Demsa Local Government Areas of Adamawa State, the Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared a three-day fasting and 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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Dangote Partners With Jumia To Sell Cement Online

By Nuel Suji – In a new move designed to reduce price and ease logistics inherent in the purchase of its products, the management of Dangote Cement Plc has signed a pact with the foremost e-commerce platform 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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JAMB Announces Dec. 6-Feb. 6 New Dates Sales Of Forms

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed a date for the commencement of the sale of the 2018 application forms. The board said the sale and registration for all candidates including those from 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 Friday, December 1st, 2017
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N97.3m Fraud: Court Dismisses Perm Sec’s Application To Transfer Case To Abuja

By Nuel Suji – The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, on Thursday dismissed an application filed by a Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity, Illoh Clement, seeking to stop 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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FG To Reintroduce Toll Gates In 38 Points Across Nigeria -Fashola

By Nuel Suji – Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola on Thursday disclosed that federal government has concluded arrangement to reintroduce toll gates in 38 points across the country after More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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PDP Will Defeat Buhari In Katsina In 2019, Senator Tsauri Vows

By Nuel Suji – An aspirant for the position of National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Umar Ibrahim Tsauri, on Thursday declared that the opposition party would defeat ruling party in the 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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Numan Killings: Muslim Council Demands Judicial Panel Of inquiry

By Tom Garba/Yola -The Muslim Council of Adamawa Thursday called on the state government to as matter of urgency set up a judicial panel of inquiry to investigate and prosecute those behind the recent killing in 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 Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Mimiko, Jegede, Ademujimi Emerge As Delegates For PDP Convention

Former governor of Ondo state, Dr.  Olusegun Mimiko and his Chief of staff, Chief Kola Ademujimi, emerged as the National delegates representing the Ondo West and Idanre local government area of the state respectively, 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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VIEWPOINT: Biafra And Kanu, A Possible End Foretold

By Omoshola Deji Nigerian ethnic groups are enduring the pains, rather than enjoying the gains of unity. From 1960 to date, successive governments, both the militarily imposed and the democratically elected, has 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 Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Group Berates Presidential Spokesman, Says PDP’s 16 Yrs Of Mistake Better Than APC’s 2-Year Calamity

By Nuel Suji – A group within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the party’s ‘16 years of mistake remained far less than the calamity of the last two and half years of the All Progressives Congress More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Human Trafficking: Dogara Leads Nigerian Delegation To Italy

By Nuel Suji – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara,  is leading Nigerian delegation to Italy to discuss women empowerment and the fight against  human trafficking. The visit is coming 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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Military Officers Accused Of Stealing N239m Pension Get Bail

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, sitting in Jabi, Abuja on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 granted bail to the two military officers accused of complicity in stealing monies meant 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 Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Benin Republic Deploys Forces Against Boko Haram

By Sadiq Umar – The Force Commander Multinational Joint Task Force ( MNJTF), Major General Lucky Irabor has urged the newly inducted troop from the Benin Republic to be good ambassadors of MNJTF. He made the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Wike Breaks PDP South-West, Lobbies Agbaje, Adedoja For Vice-Chairmanship Seat

(News Investigators)There are strong indications that the ranks of South-West Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in their bid for the national chairmanship position may have been broken. The south west zone had coveted More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Senate Lifts Suspension On Ndume After 90 Days

By Nuel Suji – The Senate Tuesday recalled the suspended former Senate Leader, Muhammed Ali Ndume after serving his term of suspension for 90 legislative days from 30th March 2017 to November 14, 2017. The 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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2019: Saraki Aide Resigns To Chair New Political Party

By Nuel Suji – The Special Assistant to the Senate President on Youth and Students matters, Ikenga Ugochinyere has resigned his job with immediate effect. Mr. Ugochinyere in a one-page letter dated October More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Kigame, Elumelu To Feature At 2017 Entrepreneur Forum In Standford

(News Investigators)Founder of the $100m Entrepreneurship Programme and chairman, Heirs Holding,Tony Elumelu,  will be headlining the Young Entrepreneurship Day (YED) at the Africa 2017 Forum. Mr. Elumelu will 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 Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Falana Writes Buhari, Pleads For Release Of El-Zakzaky, Wife

By Sadiq Umar – Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the continuous detention of leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader, Islamic 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 Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Ex-Tribune MD, Commissioner Bagged Awards In Ondo

(News Investigators)In recognition of their distinguished contributions to community development, the duo of former Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of the African Newspapers Plc, Mr Folu Olamiti and the immediate More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Amnesty: Nigerian Students In US Kick Over Planned Protest, Says Buhari Is Faithful On Allowance, Tuition Fees

By Nuel Suji – Nigerian students in United States under the federal government’s Amnesty Programme have dissociated themselves from the planned protest against the Muhammadu Buhari led-government in US, 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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North East Is Behind In All Human Development Indices, Says Dogara

By Nuel Suji – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, says the northeast region is behind in all human development indices, urging stakeholders from the geo-political zone not to mismanage 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 Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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NUC Approves Gombe Varsity Of Science And Tech…Dankwambo Assures On Funding

By Nuel Suji – The National Universities Commission (NUC) Thursday approved the establishment of Gombe State University of Science and Technology as the 154th university in Nigeria. The approval followed an More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Group Decries Non-Passage Of Nigerian Disability Bill Into Law

By Nuel Suji – The Executive Director of Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), David Anyaele has urged for the passage of Nigerian Disability Bill, expressing disappointment over National Assembly’s 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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Joseph Makoju Takes Over Dangote Cement As Ag. MD/CEO

By Nuel Suji – Dangote Cement has announced the appointment of Joseph Makoju as its acting Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, just as it appointed acting Chief Executive Officer for its Congo operation. The 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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AfDB Seeks Global Support For Africa’s Young Farmers, Says Next Billionaires ‘ll Emerge From Agribusiness

By (News Investigators) -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for global support for Africa’s young farmers and “agripreneurs”, noting that agribusiness is the answer to the continent’s youth employment. AfDB More...