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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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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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 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 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 11th, 2017
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Girl-Child Day: Bindow Promises Better Policies To Empower Girls

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba – The governor of Adamawa state, Sen Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow, has restated his administration’s commitment to empowering the girl child with the skills that can adequately prepare More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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CAN’s Youth President, Daniel Kadzai Hails Apostle Suleiman For Defending Christians

By Tom Garba, Yola/The National President of the Youth Wing of Christians Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN), Daniel Kadzai has applauded the efforts of the General overseer of the Omega fire ministry, Apostle Johnson More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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UNDP/Adamawa Govt Train 179 IDPs On Skill Acquisitions

By Tom Garba/Yola – Adamawa State government in collaboration with United Nations Development Partners (UNDP) have trained 175 Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs) on various skills acquisition. Deputy governor More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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F.G, Sokoto Partner To Improve Healthcare Services

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government and Sokoto State Government have joined forces to improve quality healthcare services to the rural communities in the state. This was made known on Tuesday in Abuja when More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Lucky Chibok Girls Mark Third Anniversary At AUN

By Tom Garba, Yola The Chibok Girls Education Initiative at the American University of Nigeria (AUN) celebrated its third anniversary on August 25 with an award ceremony.  The occasion recognized outstanding achievements More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Ex-CoS In Ondo State, Kola Ademujimi, Elected President Club 20

Former Chief of Staff to the ex-Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Kola Ademujimi has been elected  President of CLUB 20 Akure. The Club, which is one of the elitist clubs in Ondo State also has Alhaji Gani Agunbiade More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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You Lied, We Left N20Billion, Mimiko Tells Akeredolu

By Sadiq Umar – Former Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko Thursday faulted claims by incumbent governor Rotimi Akeredolu, that he inherited a debt of N220billion when he took over in February 2017, saying More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Lagos Flooding: Research Indicates Nine LGA May Submerge

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State Government must intensify its flood management efforts so that communities in Epe, Eti-Osa, Amuwo Odofin, Ojo, Kosofe, Lagos Island, Apapa, Ibeju-Lekki and Ikorodu Local Governments More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Osinbajo Declares Niger Investment Summit Open

By Nuel Suji – The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo will on Monday pay a one day official visit to Niger State, to among other things declare the 2017 Niger Investment Summit Open He will be joined More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Bindow Condoles With Governor Aregbesola Over Mother’s Death

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Adamawa state governor, Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow has condoled with his Osun state counterpart, Rauf Aregbesola over the death of his mother, Saratu Aregbesola. In a statement signed by More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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FG Has 2.25 Million Hectares Of Grazing Reserves In 21 States Since 2013 -Expert

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Federal Government has a total of 2.25 million hectares of grazing reserves in 21 states since 2013, a retired director with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Hamman Walia said on More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Boundary Clashes: Edo Dep. Gov. Urges Traditional Rulers To Promote Peace

By BENIN CITY/(News Investigators)-Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has urged the warring people of Weppa Wanno Kingdom, particularly those in Igiode and Iviebue in Etsako East Local Government Area of the More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Police Foil Terrorist Attack In Kano, Arrest 5 Boko Haram Members

By Sadiq Umar – Kano State Police Command on Sunday foiled a planned attack by members of Boko Haram terrorist group in the state, even as it announced the arrest of five suspected members of the group. The More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Flooding: Lagos Warns Of Impending Demolition, To Reestablish Drainage Right Of Way

By Sadiq Umar – The Lagos State Government on Sunday ordered owners of properties erected on drainage channels and water ways to immediately vacate or risk being removed. The Government, in a statement signed More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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UNICEF, Adamawa Govt. Launch Rehabilitation Of Schools Destroyed By Boko Haram

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Adamawa Government in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) has launched the rehabilitation of some block of classrooms destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Sardauna Killings: Kwankwaso Visits Mambilla, Pledges Assistance For Victims

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Senator representing Kano Central and the former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has commiserated with the people of Mambila in Sardauna Local Government Arewa (LGA) over More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Supreme Court: Ogun PDP Chairman Hails Verdict, Salutes Hon. Ladi Adebutu

By Alaba Ajibade – The Chairman of the People Democratic Party in Ogun State, Sikirulai Ogundele has described the Supreme Court judgment affirming the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi led National Caretaker Committee of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Prioritize Road Rehabilitation To Fast Track Economic Recovery Effort, Gov. Bello Tells Osinbajo

MINNA/By Sadiq Umar – Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has urged Federal government to prioritize the fixing of nation’s highways to fast track the administration’s economic recovery drive. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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I’m Ready For Prosecution But Justice Must Take Natural Course, Chidi Lloyd Replies Wike

PORT HARCOURT/By Jackson Udeani – The former leader of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Chidi Lloyd has refuted ever being shielded from prosecution or evades arrest, saying he is prepared to face prosecution More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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Lawyers, CSOs Offer Free Legal Services To Victims Of Rights Violation In North East

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Lawyers and Civil Society Organizations have volunteered to offer free legal services to people, whose rights were allegedly violated by security agencies in the North-East. The Coordinator, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Kano Immortalizes Maitama Sule, Renames University After Him

KADUNA/By Ibrahim Imam – Kano State government has renamed the Northwest University, Kano after the late elder statesman, Yusuf Maitama Sule who died last Monday. The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Adamawa Gov. Condoles Kano People Over The Death Of Maitama Sule

By Tom Garba – The governor of Adamawa State, Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow has condole the people of Kano State and entire people of Nigeria over the dead of an elder Statesman, Maitama Sule. Mr. Bindow who described More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Gov. Bindow Urges More Action On Reconstruction Of N/East

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Gov. Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa state called for more action on the Resettlement, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (3Rs) programme in North East. Bindow made the call while fielding questions More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Insecurity: Niger Gov. Warns Troublemakers

MINNA/By Nuel Suji – Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has warned that his administration will not tolerate any form of lawlessness and disregard to constituted authority, expressing his resolve to More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Nigerian Army Donates Instructional, Teaching Materials To IDPs School

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Nigerian Army Tuesday distributed a consignment of educational instructional materials to both teachers and students at the Malkohi Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camp in Yola, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Edo Dept Gov, SSG Read Riot Act To New Political Aides

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has urged  newly appointed Special Assistants (SAs) and Senior Special Assistants (SSAs) to be true representatives of the state government More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Edo Deputy Gov Advocates Preventive Medicine

By Nuel Suji – Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has advocated  preventive medical practice in the country as a sure way of reducing  the high mortality rate,  especially in children. Comrade Shaibu More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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Northern Youths Ultimatum: Mubi Emirate Council Assures Of Safe For Igbo, Yoruba, Others

By Tom Garba, Yola – Following the three months quit notice ultimatum issued by some Northern Youths to the Igbo community in the north, members of Mubi Emirate Council have sued for peace among all Nigerians, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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No Crisis In Rivers APC, Amaechi Making Changes In Political Caucus, Says Ikanya

By Nuel Suji – The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State has dismissed reports that there was a rift within the party in the State,  stating however that Transport Minister, Chibuike Amaechi is making More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Economy: Govt, Research Institutes Collaboration Is Key, Says Edo Dep. Governor

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo State Government says it will leverage on eco-stability to drive its economic agenda and address its economic challenges. The State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Shaibu, made More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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Edo Deputy Gov, Others Hail Appeal Court Judgement

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo state Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has described the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor Godwin Obaseki at the Election Appeal Court yesterday, as a More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Adamawa Pension Board Hires Retired Civil Servant For Screening

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa State Pension Board said it has adopted the hiring of retired civil servants for the verification exercise of state pensioners in the state. Governor of Adamawa state Ahmadu More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Benue LG Polls: Moro Accuses BSIEC Of Plot To Rig Election For APC

By Sadiq Umar – A former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, has accused the Benue State Independent Electoral Commission (BSIEC) of plot to deprive the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of participation in the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Monarch Urges Buhari To Put More Funds In Agriculture, Solid Mineral Sectors

By Tom Garba – Feny Fwa, a traditional ruler and acting Murum Mbula has urged President Buhari to put more funds in Agriculture and solid mineral sectors as measures to attain economic growth. Minister of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Let Justice To Take Its Course, EFCC Tells Protesters

PORTHARCOURT/By Jackson Udeani – The South-South Zonal Head of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ishaq Salihu has urged protesters to allow justice to serve in the on-going prosecution of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Bayelsa Group Accuses Dickson Of Intentionally Neglecting Ex-President Jonathan’s Community

YENEGOA/By Nuel Suji- Bayelsa Network of Progressives on Thursday described as uncharitable, statement credited to the Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Seriake Dickson, describing the six years of the Presidency of Dr More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Adamawa Customs Command Destroys Expired Foreign Rice, Vows To Block All Leakages

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba – The Nigeria Customs Service Area Command of Adamawa and Taraba has vowed to remain resolute in blocking all areas of leakages, facilitate legitimate trade and ensure the security of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Edo Plans Technical Com’tee On Okpekpe Marathon

By Nuel Suji – Edo state government is to set up a technical committee to plan a three year development programme for the Okpekpe 10 kilometer road race ahead of the May 12 date already set aside for next More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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Why We Initiated Okpekpe 10 Km International Marathon -Oshiomhole

By Nuel Suji –  Ahead of the 2017 Okpekpe 10 kilometer marathon race scheduled for Saturday May 13, Edo state deputy governor Comrade Philip Shiabu Thursday declared open, school pupils sports programme, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Immunization: Edo Deputy Gov Urges Parents To Make Their Children Available

BENIN CITY/By Sadiq Umar – Edo state Deputy Governor and chairman, Edo State Task Force on Immunization, Rt. Hon Philip Shaibu has urged parents, particularly mothers to make their children within the age More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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We Want A Guaranteed Future For Edo People -Dep Gov

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji –  Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has restated the commitment of the present administration towards the provision of quality public school infrastructure More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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I Didn’t Beat My Orderly, Accusation Aimed At Denting My Image, Says Adamawa Speaker

YOLA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The speaker, Adamawa State House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa has described as untrue media reports alleging that he beat up his police orderly, saying it a scheme of political enemies More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Pension Scheme: Your Future Is Guaranteed, Deputy Gov Tells Edo Workers

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – In continuation of the state government’s efforts towards sensitising civil servants on the contributory pension scheme, the state Deputy Governor Rt Hon Philip Shaibu has urged More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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VC Condemns Move To Scrap Management Courses From MAUTECH

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The decision of the National University Commission (NUC) to scrap management courses from the Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH), Yola among other universities of technology, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Edo Govt To Receive 2.6million Treated Mosquito Nets, FMH

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo state government is to commence immediate renovation of its Central Medical Stores in Benin City, preparatory to the receipt of about 2.6 million insecticide treated mosquito More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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Tears, Wailing At Senator Isiaka Adeleke Burial, Angry Youths Vent Anger On APC Govs

OSOGBO/By Nuel Suji – The former Governor of Osun State and a Senator, Isiaka Adeleke who died Sunday, has been buried, even as angry youths vented their anger over his death on governors who attended the More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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NDLEA Arrests Notorious Cocaine Dealer In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA ) has confirmed the arrest and prosecution of notorious Cocaine dealer, Ahmed Buba  a.k.a “Ajebo” More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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PDP Losses Recognition In Lagos Assembly, Minority Leader, Whip Status Scrapped

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday said that with the prevailing circumstances in the State parliament, there is no longer need for the offices of Minority Leader and Minority Whip More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Oba Of Benin Symbolizes Unity, Progress -Deputy Gov

BENIN/By Nuel Suji – The Edo state Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu has lauded the Oba of Benin, His Majesty, Ewuare 11 for consistently playing his fatherly role in the state, describing the revered monarch More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 8th, 2017
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APC Suspends Blessing Agbomhere Over Anti-Party Offences

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – The All Progressive Congress, APC, has slammed an indefinite suspension on Mr. Blessing Agbomhere over alleged anti-party activities. A statement by Chief Press Secretary to the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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Christians Urged To Re-examine Selves As Catholics Celebrate Cathedraticum

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – The Archbishop of the Benin metropolitan see, Most Rev. Fr Augustine Obiora Akubeze has urged Christians to be genuine ambassadors of the Church. Rev Fr Akubeze gave the advice Thursday, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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NDDC, Ondo Government Sign MoU On Road Development

AKURE/By Nuel Suji – The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and the Ondo State Government have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of the 50 kilometre Akodo-Araromi/Ibeju-Lekki More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Kaduna Youths Protest Detention Of Traditional Leaders

KADUNA/By Tom Garba – A coalition of Youth groups Wednesday took the streets of Kaduna on a peaceful demonstration demanding the release of Paramount traditional monarch of Kurama chiefdom, Dr Ishaku Damina More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Edo Govt Vows To Make Healthcare Services Affordable

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – The Edo State Government has said that it will make healthcare services accessible and affordable to the people, irrespective of their economic status in the society. The State Deputy More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Encomium As Edo Deputy Gov Hands Over Constituency Projects

BENIN/By Nuel Suji – Edo state Deputy Governor Philip Shuaib has been described as a dynamic and accountable leader with the fear of God and respect for the people he represents. The former member of House More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Convicted Adamawa Gov. Ngilari Gets N100m Bail

By Tom Garba, Yola – A high Court sitting in  Yola presided over by Justice Nathan Musa has granted bail to the convicted former Gov Bala James Ngilari to the sum of N100 million. Ruling on the bail application More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Your State Of Emergency On Education Makes No Impact, Teachers Union Chairman Tells Governor

ADAMAWA/By Ibrahim Gambo,Yola – The Chairman of Adamawa State Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Rodney Nathan said the state of emergency declared on education by the Adamawa State Governor More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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World Water Day: Adamawa SSG Urges Govt To Declare “Emergency” On Water

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Secretary to Adamawa State Government (SSG), Dr Umar Bindir, called for the declaration of State of Emergency on portable water supply in the state. Bindir, who made the call in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Oxfam, EU, Adamawa Govt Distribute Farming Inputs To 625 Farmers

By Tom Garba, Yola – Oxfam, a global movement of people working to end global poverty, has distributed farming inputs to 625 dry season farmers from Guyuk and Fufore local government areas of Adamawa state Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Adamawa LG Election: It’s Daylight Robbery, Says SDP Candidate

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba  Yola – Mr Vandi Zira, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) chairmanship candidate for Michika  Local Government election held on Monday has rejected the result. Governor of Adamawa Zira More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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Beggars, Physically Challenged Hold Lagos Gov. Ambode Hostage

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Hundreds of beggars and physically challenged people held Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, the entire Alausa Secretariat and the Lagos State House of Assembly hostage, while More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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Student Sent Out Of School Over Fees Crushed To Death By Truck

ANAMBRA/By Dipo Awojobi – A female pupil of Community Secondary School, Adazi-Ani, in the Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, who was sent out of school for not paying her school fees, was on Monday More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Four Policemen Die In Lagos Accident

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Four policemen attached to the ‘A’ team of the Police X Squad at the Lagos State Police Command died on Sunday from a fatal accident while on surveillance and patrol duty. The Public More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Ndigbo United Declares Support For Defected Lagos Lawmaker

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Ndigbo United and other Igbo groups in Lagos have thrown their weight behind the defected Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Jude Idimogu and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. The More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Adamawa Records 8 Child Rape Cases, Convicts 2

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa Government says it recorded eight child sexual violence cases in the state in 2016. The government also confirmed that it secured the conviction of two of the suspects More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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FG Has Empowered 150 Women In Adamawa –Minister

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development has trained and empowered 150 women under its small scale economic programme in Adamawa. Minister of Women Affairs The Minister, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Dangote Staff Stage Protest At Lagos Assembly Over Maltreatment

By Dipo Awojobi – About 100 sacked workers of Dangote Cement Factory on Thursday staged a peaceful protest to the Lagos State House of Assembly over allegation of maltreatment by the company. Protesting under More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, February 25th, 2017
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Adamawa LG Allocates 250 Hectares For Rice Production

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The Chairman of Fufore Local Government of Adamawa, Wakili Boya, says the Council has allocated 250 hectares of land for rice production. Boya made this known  in an interview More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Mubi Polytechnic Quits ASUP

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Mubi Chapter has withdrawn its activities from its national body. Mr Martins Bunu, the chairman of the chapter made this known on Tuesday More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Employment Racket : Police Nabbed Two In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Two fraudsters issuing fake appointment letters to those seeking teaching appointments in public schools in Adamawa state have been arrested. The Executive Secretary Post Primary More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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2019: Atiku Group Embarks On Enlightenment For Kaduna Electorates

By Ibrahim Imam – A group known as Atiku Care Foundation, Kaduna state chapter has vowed to carry out enlightenment in the 7,485 polling units in the state before the 2019 general elections. According to More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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FG Neglected South-West In 2017 Budget -Fayose

By Dipo Awojobi – The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has urged Southwest governors to protect regional interest and the socio-economic development of the people. Lamenting that the 2017 Budget of the More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 12th, 2017
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Ondo APC “Spokesman” Gets Knocks Over Parting Gift Rumour

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Ondo state Government has dismissed as untrue accusation by the Publicity Secretary of the All Progressive Congress in the state, Abayomi Adesanya  that it was planning to give More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Customs Donates Seized Items To IDPs In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Seized items comprising foodstuffs and others seized have been donated to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa state. Presenting the items at a ceremony Thursday More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Kaduna @ 100: Arewa Artistes Storm Ahmadu Bello Stadium For ‘Greatness Walk’

KADUNA/By Sadiq Umar – The Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna came alive on Saturday morning as hundreds of creative artistes from all over Northern Nigeria converged for a Peace Walk to commemorate the 100th year More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Peterside, NIMASA DG Mourns Rivers CP Odesanya

​By Nuel Suji – The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has described the death of serving Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Francis More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Ogun Assembly Passes Bill Upgrading MAPOLY To University Of Technology

ABEOKUTA/By Dipo Awojobi – The Ogun House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill upgrading Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) to a University of Science and Technology. Mr Adeyinka Mafe, the Majority Leader, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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BREAKING: Two White Men, Five Others Killed By Unknown Gunmen In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Two white men who are believed to be contractors and five officials of the Adamawa state Ministry of Land and Survey were reportedly killed in a village of Toungo Local government More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Suspected Fulani Militia Killed One, Injured Three Others In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – A group of suspected Fulani herdsmen stormed Gerreng village of Girei local government in Adamawa state and killed one person and injured three others persons. The victim whose More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Insurgency: VSF To Open Operational Offices In North East

By Tom Garba, Yola – The  Nigerian Foundation for the Support of Victims of Terrorism (VSF) is to open offices in some States of the North Eastern region of the country, the organization has proposed Yola More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Rivers APC Berates Nyesom Wike, PDP Over Ceded Oil Well

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has blamed Governor Nyesom Wike and his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the ceding of oil wells belonging to Rivers to neighbouring Bayelsa, Abia and Akwa More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Lagos Lawmakers Commend Fayose’s Election As PDP Governor’s Forum Chairman

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) lawmakers at the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday described the election of Gov. Ayodele Fayose as the Chairman, PDP Governors,’ More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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One Killed, Five Injured In Fresh Kaduna Attack

By Dipo Awojobi – The Police in Kaduna on Sunday confirmed that unknown gunmen attacked Zankan village, a Fulani settlement in Kaura Local Government of the state. Spokesman of the command, ASP Aliyu Usman, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Rescuing Chibok Girls Is At The Heart Of Airforce, CAS, Sadique Abubakar Tells BBOG

By Tom Garba, YOLA  – Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has told the Bring Back Our Girls delegation that rescuing Chibok girls is at the heart of every Nigerian, especially More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Drug War: NDLEA Confiscates 981Kg Of Cannabis

YOLA/By Tom Garba – In its efforts to rid the state of illicit drugs and other substance harmful to health, the Adamawa state command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has seized 870 blocks More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Call Your “Most Ignorant” Spokesman To Order Now, Ondo Govt Tells Akeredolu

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Ondo state government has described as “most ignorant” the claims by the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state that it received the sum of N1biillion as accumulated foreign More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Vigilante Members Killed Three Female Suicide Bombers In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Hunters working as vigilante group Wednesday foiled what could have been another bomb blast in Gulak headquarters of Madagali, following the killing of three female suicide bombers More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Lagos Assembly Passes N812.9Billion 2017 Budget Into Law

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the 2017 Budget proposal of N812. 99 billion presented by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode for the state into law. The House passed the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Abia’s New Speaker Resigns, Chikwendu Kalu, Emerges As Replacement

AMUAHIA/By Jackson Udeani – Less than 24 hours after his emergence as Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Kennedy Njoku, has resigned his appointment to pave way for the election of Chikwendu Kalu as More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Kupolokun Heads Ondo Transition Committee

AKURE/By Nuel Suji – Ondo State Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu has appointed a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Funsho Kupolokun as the chairman of his More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Boko Haram Fighters Are Infiltrating Communities -Deputy Gov. Cries Out

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa State Government has raised alarm over a development in which fighters of the Boko Haram who are on the run from Sambisa forest are now infiltrating some communities in the More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 25th, 2016
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Nigerian Breweries, Kara Market On Fire

By Dipo Awojobi – There was a fire outbreak today at the empty bottle compound of the Lagos plant of Nigerian Breweries Plc in Iganmu, Lagos. According to the Corporate Affairs Adviser, Nigerian breweries, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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Firms Signs $150m Joint Dev Agreement For Solar Energy Production In Jigawa

By Nuel Suji – A solar energy firm, Nova Scotia has signed a deal to produce 200,000megawatt per year of electricity to help Nigeria increase its generation capacity. The investment in solar energy plant is More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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Bindow Flags Off Construction Of UNHCR’s 100 Housing Units For IDPs

YOLA/By Dan Garba – Adamawa State Governor, Muhammad Jibrilla Bindow has on Monday flag off the construction of 100 housing estate for the internally displaced persons in the state. Governor of Adamawa The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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Why We Want Pension For Speaker, Deputy Speaker -Lagos Lawmaker

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – A Lagos State House of Assembly lawmaker, Hon. Tunde Braimoh has defended the proposal for pension for Speaker and Deputy Speaker, saying the law was meant to take care of the leaders More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 9th, 2016
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Rivers Re-Run: Lagos Lawmaker Urges Politicians To Embrace Peace

By Dipo Awojobi – A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Hon. Victor Akande on Friday appealed to politicians in Rivers to remember poor masses and prevent violence on Saturday’s More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Ambode Mourns Kuforiji-Olubi, First Female ICAN President

By Dipo Awojobi – Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday expressed shock and sadness over the death of foremost accountant and a former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Dr. Bola Kuforiji-Olubi. Dr. More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Lagos Governor, Ambode Budgets N813Billion For 2017

By Dipo Awojobi – Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has presented a 2017 budget proposal of N812. 99 billion to the Lagos State House of Assembly for approval. Ambode, who tagged the budget as “Golden More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Lagos Cancels Monthly Environmental Sanitation

…Seeks compliance with environmental laws LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Sixteen days after a Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos declared the exercise unconstitutional, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Lawyer Jailed For Four Years For Money Laundering

KANO/By Dipo Awojobi – The Federal High Court Kano presided over by Justice Fatu Riman has sentenced a senior lawyer, Yakubu Mohammed Na-Allah, to four years imprisonment without the option of fine for offences More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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Otodo-Gbame Community Protests To Lagos Assembly Over Destruction Of Property

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Scores of residents of Otodo-Gbame Community in Lekki Area of Lagos State on Monday staged a protest to the Lagos State House of Assembly over alleged destruction of their properties More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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We Will Do Things Differently Now In Edo State -Obaseki

By Dipo Awojobi – The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said that there would be no free money under his administration. Edo State Governor-elect He said that his administration would do things differently More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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APC Supporters March For Tinubu In Lagos

By Dipo Awojobi – The former Lagos State governor and leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who has been facing marginalisation from forces within the party, on Saturday More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Man Rapes Goat To Death In Ondo

ONDO/By Dipo Awojobi – A middle aged man identified as Afolabi Bamidele was over the weekend allegedly caught having sex with a goat in Irun Akoko, Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State. It More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Obasa Commiserates With Agunbiade, Solaja Over Fathers’ Death

By Dipo Awojobi – The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa has commiserated with two members of the House from Ikorodu constituencies who lost their fathers on Sunday. Speaker, More...