By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Africa’s $68bn Infrastructure Finance Gap: Elumelu Calls For Coherent, Coordinated Approach By African Govts

By Nuel Suji – Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need for a coherent and coordinated approach to mobilize institutional investors in Africa while limiting their risk exposure Mr. Elumelu More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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University Lecturers Suspend Over One Month Strike, Resume Classes

By Sadiq Umar – The Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU), on Monday night officially suspended its over one-month following an agreement with the federal government. ASUU consequently directed More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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IPOB: Northern Governors On Reconciliation Visit To S.E/S.S

By Nuel Suji – A delegation of the Northern Governors Forum (NGF) on Monday commenced a 2 days’ reconciliation visit to the southeast and south south geopolitical zones of the country. The governors who More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Buhari Departs To New York For UN General Assembly, Schedules Lunch With Trump

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari will on Sunday depart Abuja for New York, to join other world leaders at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 72). The high point of the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Military Designates IPOB As Terrorist Group, Urges Parent To Warn Wards

By Sadiq Umar – The Defence Headquarters on Friday designated the separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist group, warning Nigerians to advise their wards against joining the organization. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Army Investigates Trending Videos, Warns Against IPOB Propaganda Clips

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Army says it is investigating the source and actors in the trending video clip purportedly showing where soldiers are humiliating some people at a checkpoint in Abia state. It More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Southern Nigerians In Diaspora Fault Military Deployment In South-East

By Nuel Suji – Southern Nigerians indigenes in the United Kingdom has condemned recent military deployment in South Eastern part of the country, describing it as unconstitutional. The group which is a coalition More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Proceed With Dino Melaye’s Recall, Court Tells INEC

By Nuel Suji – A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday dismissed a suit filed by embattled Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye, which seeks to halt his recall. Mr. Melaye had filed the suit to abort an on-going recall More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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NAF Never Failed In Tasks Against Boko Haram, Says Defence Hqtrs

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has never failed in its tasks against Boko Haram Terrorists in the North East. Collectively, the Armed Forces of Nigeria will continue to work relentlessly to make More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Army Denies Attacking Nnamdi Kanu, Says No Life Lost In Afaraukwu

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Army has dismissed claims by the separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) that its personnel attacked and killed five in Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State  home of IPOB More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Senate Accuses Itse Sagay Of Hate Speeches, Urges Buhari To Call Him To Order

By Sadiq Umar – The Senate on Thursday accused the chairman of the Presidential Action Committee on Anti-Corruption, (PACAC), Itse Sagay of spreading falsehood and making hate speeches against the National More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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APC UK Lauds Buhari, Osinbajo On Nigeria’s Economic Recovery

By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressives Congress (APC) United Kingdom chapter has hailed the President Muhammadu Buhari led government for driving the Nigeria economy from recession describing it as “laudable More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Police Service Commission Faults IGP, Says Misua’s Not Forged

By Nuel Suji – The Police Service Commission (PSC) has confirmed the retirement of Senator Isah Misau, dismissing claim by the Inspector General of Police that the letter of his retirement was forged. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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Nigerian Resident Doctors Commence Indefinite Strike

By Nuel Suji – The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has commenced an indefinite strike over what it described as the failure of the federal government to meet its demands. The doctors resolved More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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Magu Expresses Worry Over Anti-Graft War, Says “It Is Almost Lost”

By Nuel Suji – The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has expressed worry in the on-going anti-corruption war in the country, saying the war on corruption More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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Evans Lawyer Accuses Police Of Forcing Client To Accept Guilt, Vows To Charge Plea

By Sadiq Umar – Lawyer to the billionaire kidnapper, Barrister Olukoya Ogungbeje has vowed to reverse the guilty plea by his client, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, accusing the police of forcing his client to accept More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 28th, 2017
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Inflation Down To 16.05 Percent In July, Says NBS

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s headline inflation has again reduced to 16.05 percent (year on year), July 2017, compared to 16.10 percent in June 2016, the National Bureau of Statistics(NBS) reveals. This makes More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 28th, 2017
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I Bear No Grudge Against Bode Olajumoke – Says Mimiko

By Nuel Suji – A former Vice Chancellor of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA), Prof. Olufemi Mimiko has said that he bears no grudge against the governing board of the institution for denying More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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“Boko Haram Now Resorts To Stealing,” Says Terrorist Commander Who Participated In Abduction Of Chibok Girls

“… I realised that our people have resort to stealing and all sort of atrocity contrary to the teaching and practice of Islam,” he says. By Sadiq Umar – A top Boko Haram Commander, Auwal Ismaeela, who More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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Bribe For Promotion: Police Declare Sen. Misau Wanted, Accuse Him Of Desertion

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Police on Sunday took a swoop on Senator Isah Hamman Misau, declaring him wanted over allegations of forge retirement letter and desertion. The Police, in a curious twist accused More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
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Buhari Receives Investigative Panel Report On Babachir Lawal, Ayo Oke

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday received the report of the Investigation Committee probing the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and the Director-General More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Buhari Writes National Assembly, Resumes Duty Monday

By Nuel Suji President Muhammadu Buhari has written the National Assembly, notifying the lawmakers of his return to the country and consequent resumption of office. Mr. Buhari returned to Abuja, Nigeria’s capital More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Ojukwu And I Agreed Nigeria Must Remained One And United -Buhari

By News Investigators -Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday warned those agitating for self-determination in the country, declaring that “Nigeria’s unity is settled and not negotiable.” Even as More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Adeboye, Welby Visit Buhari In London

By Sadiq Umar – The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Enoch Adeboye, on Friday visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja house in London. It is not clear whether the man More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Hate Speech Is Terrorism, Leaders’ Silence Amount To Endorsement, Osinbajo Warns

By Sadiq Umar – The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has urged leaders in Nigeria to promptly condemn hate speech regardless of faith or creed, declaring it as an act of terrorism that must not be tolerated. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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N30 Trillion Fraud: Some Company’s CEO Secretly Admit Involvement, Says Senate Probe Panel

By Nuel Suji – The Senate’s Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff; and Marine Transport, revealed Wednesday that some Chief Executive officers have already owned up to their company’s involvement More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Catholic Church Shooting: Osinbajo Receives Updates, Vows Perpetrators Won’t Go Unpunished

By Sadiq Umar – The Presidency says acting President Yemi Osinbajo has been receiving regular updates on the status of investigations regarding the violence yest at Ozubulu, Anambra State. “Acting President More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Court Orders Final Forfeiture Of $37.5Million Property Belonging To Former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court in Lagos has permanently forfeited to the federal government a $37.5million Banana Island property bought in 2013 by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. Former More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Niger Delta Negotiators Threaten To Quit Peace Talk With Osinbajo

News Investigators – Negotiators representing militants in Nigeria’s oil region in talks with the government said they’ll pull out of the process if some demands aren’t met by November, accusing President More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Emefiele Tasks Varsities On Research, Pledges CBN Support

News Investigators – The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has challenged tertiary institutions in the country to focus on research that will boost economic development, just as More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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FG Urges Dangote To Complete Refinery Before 2019

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government has said it relies heavily on the Dangote refinery to fulfill its promise to Nigerians to end fuel importation by December 2019. To this end, the Minister of State for More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 31st, 2017
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Nigeria’s Okechukwu Enelamah Elected Vice Chairperson, Africa, WTO Ministerial Conference

By Nuel Suji – Nigeria’s minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected the Vice-Chairperson representing Africa, for the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 27th, 2017
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Osinbajo Orders Immediate Relocation Of Army, Navy Chiefs To Maiduguri

By Sadiq Umar – Nigeria’s acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has directed the immediate relocation of the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai and Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar, to Maiduguri, Borno state More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 27th, 2017
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Senate Faults Current Revenue Sharing Formula, Says It Lacks Legal Backing

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has called for a review of the current revenue sharing formula among the three tiers of government to reflect what it described as the current realities. Senators argued that the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Nigeria Economy May Slip Back Into Recession, Emefiele Warns

By Nuel Suji – The governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has warned of a possible return to negative growth in the second half of the year if fiscal stimuli are not activated immediately. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Police Commence Operation Absolute Sanity, Deploy Special On Abuja-Kaduna Highways

By Sadiq Umar – The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate deployment of a Joint Police Team to combat incidences of kidnappings on the Abuja-Kaduna highways. The Abuja-Kaduna More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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NAF Expresses Regret Over Rann Bombing

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Air Force has expressed deep regret over the bombing of innocent civilians at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Rann, Borno State in which scores of people died with many More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Renowned Author, Adebayo Faleti Is Dead

By Nuel Suji – A renowned author and journalist, Adebayo Faleti, is dead. The award-winning author who translated Nigeria’s National Anthem into Yoruba language, died at the University College Hospital More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Senate Makes U-turn, Confirms 8 RECs, Rejects 1

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has confirmed the appointment of eight Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Senate made a shift from its earlier position More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Dino Melaye Recall: INEC Moves To Vacate Restraining Order

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to set aside the restraining order which put on hold the recall of the Kogi West in Senator, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Dogara Says $5Billion Annual Spending On Generators Unacceptable

By Nuel Suji – The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has declared as unacceptable a situation in which Nigerians spend $5 billion annually on power generators set, saying the House would More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Boko Haram’s Amir, Three Others Surrender To Nigerian Army

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian military says a high-profile Boko Haram terrorist, Konto Fanami, and three other repentant terrorists have surrendered to the Army after renouncing terrorism. The Army spokesperson, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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Take Advantage Of VAIDS Now, Magnus Nmonwu Tells Company Owners

By Sadiq Umar – Nigerian companies and entrepreneurs that do not have their tax affairs in order should act now to take advantage of the government’s Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Kachikwu Denies Selling Port Harcourt Refinery To Agip, Oando

By Nuel Suji – The Minister of Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu Thursday denied reports that the Federal Government has sold the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) refinery in Port Harcourt to AGIP/ENI More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Reps Orders Probe Of Alleged Massacre Of 97 Nigerians In Cameroun

By Nuel Suji – The House of Representatives has ordered an investigation into the alleged massacre of 97 Nigerians by Cameroonian Gendarmes in the Bakassi Peninsula ceded to the Republic of Cameroun. The lawmakers More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Makarfi Takes Over PDP Secretariat, Says Judgement Has Re-Launched Party

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi has taken over the National Secretariat of the party at Wadatta House, Wuse Abuja, even as he said that the Supreme Court judgement affirming More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Controversial Curriculum: Reps Orders Education Ministry To Separate CRK, IRK From Civic, Says Policy Unconstitutional

By Nuel Suji – The House of Representatives on Tuesday mandated the Federal Ministry of Education to urgently cancel the merger Christian Religious Knowledge and Islamic Religious Knowledge (IRK) with civic More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 7th, 2017
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Maritime University Bill Passes Second Reading In Senate

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Thursday passed for second reading a bill seeking to upgrade the Maritime Academy, Oron from a diploma to a degree-awarding institution. The bill for aims to make the institution More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Keyamo, Oke 28 Others Bag Senior Advocate Of Nigeria Ranking

By Sadiq Umar – Lagos lawyer, Festus Keyamo and 29 others have been appointed into the prestigious Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) rank. The former Legal Adviser of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Save Me From Harassment By Security Agencies, Patience Jonathan Petitions Reps

By Nuel Suji – Nigeria’s former First Lady, Patience Jonathan has petitioned the House of Representatives over alleged harassment by security agencies, urging the federal lawmakers to come to her rescue. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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Nigeria Adopts New Measure For Faster Treatment Of Tuberculosis

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government has flagged off a new shorter regimen for multi-drug-resistant (MDR) Tuberculosis treatment in Nigeria. The new regimen will reduce the time taken to treat drug-resistant More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Agusto Upgrades Access Bank’s Rating To Aa-

(News Investigators)- In its recent rating review of Access Bank Plc, foremost rating agency in Nigeria, Agusto & Co, has raised the Bank’s rating from “A+” to “Aa-”, with a stable outlook. The upgrade More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
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Okupe Quits PDP, Says He Can Neither Fit Into Buruje Nor Adebutu Faction

By Sadiq Umar – A prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Doyin Okupe Sunday dumped the party, saying the PDP no longer exists in his ward as a single unified party. Okupe noted the fratricidal More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Trump, Daughter Host Two Chibok Girls At The White House

President Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka, hosted two of the Chibok schoolgirls who escaped the clutches of Boko Haram in 2014 at the Oval Office, Wednesday. Joy Bishara , 20, and Lydia Pogu , 19, who both More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Osinbajo Announces Immunity For Tax Offenders In Exchange For Information

By Nuel Suji – Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday signed the fourth Executive Order for the implementation of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), even as he declared amnesty More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Defence Hqtrs Announces Nationwide Troops’ Movement In Exercise “Together We Are”

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian military says there would be movement of troops and other security agencies across the nation on Saturday July 1, as part of physical fitness exercise for the Security and Response More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Why NAF Presidential Jet Is Parked In London Airport – Presidency

By Sadiq Umar – The Presidency Thursday explained why the Presidential Aircraft, NAF 001 has remained parked at the London airport, saying it is a standard operating procedure for the Nigeria Armed Forces More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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CRK: CAN Accuses Adamu Adamu Of Cover Up, Dares Minister To Publish Curricullum

By Nuel Suji – The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has accused the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu a cover up in the accusation that the study Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) as a subject has More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Eld-el-fitri: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holiday

By Nuel Suji – The federal government has declared Monday and Tuesday, June 26 and 27, as Public Holiday to mark Eid-el-fitr celebration. Similarly, the Sultan of Sokoto, Abubakar Sa’ad has directed More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Plans Almost Concluded For APC National Convention -Odigie-Oyegun

By Nuel Suji – National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun has disclosed that the ruling party will hold its national convention this year. APC’s National Chairman Two More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Abdulmumin Jibrin, Suspended Rep. Alleges Massive Fraud In 2017 Budget, Vows To Expose New Strategies For “Budget Padding”

…Says Ag. President Played Into Their Hands By Sadiq Umar – A former Chairman of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has alleged massive fraud in the 2017 budget, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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20 Families Receive Special Surprises In Access Bank’s Family Fortune Promo

(News Investigators) As part of its commitment to reward participants with exciting prizes in its ongoing ‘Family Fortune Promo’, Access Bank Plc has delighted 20 of its customers who were the first set to take More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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11Million Out-Of-School Children In North East Nigeria -UN

The UN Special Envoy for Global Education, Gordon Brown, says there are about 11 million out-of-school children in northeast Nigeria due to the destructive activities of the Boko Haram terrorists. Mr. Brown, a former More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Osinbajo Talks Tough, Says Govt ‘ll Not Tolerate Hate, Divisive Speeches

By Sadiq Umar – Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Tuesday warned that government will deal with anyone or group that make divisive and hate speeches that threatens the corporate existence of the country. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Herdsmen Attack: We ‘ll Crush Enemies Of Govt Agric Policy, Edo Dep. Gov. Vows

By Nuel Suji – Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has expressed government’s resolve to crush any person or group of persons that poses threat to undermine its agricultural revolution policy. Comrade More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Heirs Holdings Appoints Director Of Marketing And Corporate Communications

Heirs Holdings today announced the appointment of Pelumi Fadairo as Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications.  Fadairo will be responsible for driving the Group’s strategic marketing objectives and More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 11th, 2017
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19yr Old Boko Haram Abductee Rescued By NSCDC

By Tom Garba, Yola – A 19 years old girl who identified herself as Mumina Alhaji Hamidu was rescued by the Adamawa command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) from the custody of Boko Haram More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Quit Notice To Igbo: IGP Orders Arrest Of Arewa Youth Leaders, Charges CPs, AIGs

By Sadiq Umar – The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has directed the Commissioner of Police (CP) across the country to ensure protection of citizen’s right to live in any part of the country More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Osinbajo Visits Maiduguri, Unveils New Relief Delivery Plan For IDPs In North-East

By Ibrahim Imam – Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday in Maiduguri unveiled a special intervention relief plan for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the north-east for a more effective distribution More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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Senate Moves To Regulate CBN Intervention Fund

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday moved against the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over an alleged recklessness disbursement of intervention fund‎, directing an investigation. The decision to More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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SE/SS Coalitions Call For Arrest Of Arewa Leaders

By Nuel Suji – The South East/South South‎ Network (SESSNet), on Wednesday urged security agencies to immediately arrest the leadership of northern youth groups over the ultimatum given to all Igbo residents More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Senate Probes $1Billion Ogoni Clean Up Project

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Tuesday mandated its committee on environment to investigate the implementation of the celebrated Ogoni Cleanup exercise. Last year June the Federal Government launched the Ogoni More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Commercial Banks Are Controlled By Cartel -Senate

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Tuesday mandated its committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions is to organize a round-table session with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) commercial banks, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 5th, 2017
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Skye Bank Loses Round One In Legal Suit Against Centrespread Advertising

A Lagos High Court has dismissed, for lack of admissible evidence, a preliminary application by Skye Bank for an order pronouncing that Centrespread Advertising had agreed to pay the sum of N525million as outstanding More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 4th, 2017
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FRSC Redeploys Spokesperson, 70 Other Senior Officers

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), has announced the redeployment of 71 senior officers nationwide, including its spokesperson, Imoh Etuk. Corps Marshall, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, said the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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Bauchi Govt Threatens To Sack Council Worker Over Support For Dogara

By Sadiq Umar – The alleged intolerance of the Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar against House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara has taken a new turn with the state government issuing More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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Senate Committee Want Nigerians To Pay N5 Levy On Each Litre Of Petrol, Diesel

By Nuel Suji – The Senate‎ Committee on Works has recommended that Nigerians should pay N5 levy on every litre of petrol and diesel products imported into Nigeria and on non-locally refined Petroleum Products. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Osinbajo Signs Laws To Ease Access To Credit Facility

By Nuel Suji – The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, Tuesday signed into law two bills that would ultimately facilitate easy access to credit facility, especially for small business owners. The bills which More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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June 12 Is Our Democracy Day Not May 29, Group Declares

By Sadiq Umar – The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has rejected May 29 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day, arguing that the June 12, 1993 election day described by both local and international observers as the freest More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Ramadan: Aisha Buhari Distributes Food Items To Adamawa Women

By Tom Garba, Yola – Nigeria’s first lady, Aisha Buhari on Friday distributed food items worth millions of Naira to women groups in Yola, Adamawa state capital as a support gesture for the Ramadan fasting More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Ex-Convict, James Ibori, Wins £1 In UK Court Over Two Days Delayed Imprisonment

By Nuel Suji – Convicted fraudster and former Nigerian state governor James Ibori has been awarded £1 for being unlawfully detained in the UK. Ibori was due to be released from prison on 20 December but instead 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 Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Gateway Trade Fair: OGUNCCIMA Lauds Dangote Group’s Collaboration

By Nuel Suji – The Ogun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OGUNCCIMA) has commended the Pan African Conglomerate, Dangote Group (www.Dangote.com) for its giant strides in economic More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Senate Probes Alleged Lopsided ‎Recruitment In DSS

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate has commenced investigation into the alleged lop-sidedness in the recruitment of Cadet officers into the Department of State Services (DSS). The President of the Senate, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Senate Gives Buhari 2-Weeks Ultimatum To Submit Budget Of CBN, NNPC, Other MDAs

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Wednesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to submit budget of Central Bank of Nigeria, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation and 36 ‎others not later than two weeks. The decision More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Alleged $5 billion Tax Fraud: Senate Summons FIRS, CBN, Chevron Others

By Nuel Suji – The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday summoned the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS) and Chevron Nigeria More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Troops Arrest Suspected Boko Haram Terrorist, Kidnappers

By Sadiq Umar – The Defence headquarters said Troops of Forward Operation Base, Fika, on routine patrol early Sunday arrested a suspected fleeing Boko Haram terrorist, named Bala Ibrahim aged 30 years at Fika. A More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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TETFUND Vows To Make Nigerian Tertiary Institutions Globally Competitive

By Nuel Suji – The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says it is determined to continue to improve the quality of tertiary education in Nigeria and to make them globally competitive through execution More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Ensure Compliance On Mahmud’s Sack, Group Urges CJN

By Sadiq Umar – The Centre for Constitutional Democracy (CCD) has called on the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, to immediately ensure compliance with the ruling of the Federal High More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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NASS Passes N7.441Billion, Earmarks N125 For Senate, Reps

By Sadiq Umar – The National Assembly on Thursday passed the 2017 Appropriation budget sum of  N7,441,175,486,758, even as it disclosed that it would spend N125billion as its estimate budget this year. Buhari More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Why I Visited Osinbajo -Former Vice President Sambo

By Sadiq Umar- Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with former vice president, Namadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa. The meeting, which took place at the vice-presidential wing of the villa, started More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Letter To Senate: Buhari Fails To Address Osinbajo As Acting President

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari‎ has said the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo would coordinate the government activities in his absence, even as Senator Mao Ohuabunwa kicked against ambiguity in Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Senate Vows To Pass 2017 Budget on Thursday

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has resolved to pass the 2017 Budget this week Thursday, even as it received the long-awaited report on the budget from its committees on appropriations and finance. President of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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UBA’s REDTV Partners NollywoodWeek Film Festival Ahead Of Kick Off Of Its 5th Edition

By Sadiq Umar – The NollywoodWeek Film Festival has announced a strategic partnership with UBA’s REDTV ahead of the 5th edition of the festival which takes place in Paris from May 11-14th, 2017. The Director More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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Cross Rivers Senator, John Enoh, Dumps PDP For APC

By Nuel Suji – The senator representing Cross River Central senatorial district in the National Assembly, John Owan Enoh, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressive Congress More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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Buhari Jets Out To London For Medical Follow-up

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has traveled to London tonight for follow-up medical consultation with his doctors, the Presidency has said.   A statement by Presidential Spokesman, Femi Adesina, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Senate Moves To Block Reinstatement Of Babachir Lawal

…transmits final report to Presidency By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Wednesday moved to block the suspended Secretary to the Government of Federation, Babachir Lawal, from being reinstated, demanding for More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Why Buhari Was Absent At FEC Meeting -Lai Mohammed

By Sadiq Umar – The Minister of Culture and Information, Lai Mohammed on Wednesday said President Muhammadu Buhari could not attend today’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting because his doctor advised More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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INEC Commences Nationwide Voter’s Registration Exercise

By Nuel Suji – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says all is set to commence the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) across the 774 Local Government Areas in the country on April More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Buhari: Presidency Dispels Rumours Of Worsen Health Condition, Says No Cause For Alarm

By Sadiq Umar – The Presidency has dispelled rumours of worsen health of President Muhammadu Buhari, stating that though the president is sick, “there is no need for apprehension.” In a statement issued More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Breaking: Kaduna Airport Grounded As Rainstorm Destroys Communication Facility

By Ibrahin Imam – The Kaduna International Airport which until last week, served as an alternative for Abuja bound passengers may be out of use for a while as a result of damages to its communication gadgets 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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Buhari Seeks Senate’s Approval For $6.9Billion Loan For Railway, North East Dev.

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the approval of the Senate to borrow a total of $6.9 billion from China and World Bank. Mr. Buhari’s request was contained in a letter read at Wednesday More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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U.S-Based Cleric Urges Nigerians To Be Steadfast, Says Nigeria Is Destiny For Greatness

By Tom Garba, Yola – Nigerians have been called upon to have a rethink in their attitude towards God and their nation as Nigeria is destined for greatness. Presiding Bishop of Christ Life Bible Church (USA), More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Access Bank Appoints Roosevelt Ogbonna New Group Deputy Managing Director

Access Bank has announced the appointment of Roosevelt Michael Ogbonna as its new Group Deputy Managing Director, according to a statement released by the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday. GDMD The bank said More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Troops Kill Six Boko Haram Terrorists, Wound Several Others

By Sadiq Umar – Troops of 192 Battalion, 26 Task Force Brigade, on Tuesday killed 6 Boko Haram terrorists and wounded several others. The troops were deployed to carried out clearance operation of suspected More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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BREAKING: Buhari Bears Fang, Suspends SGF Babachir Lawal, DG, NIA, Ayodele Oke

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Chanchangi Airline Chairman, Amadu Chachangi Is Dead

By Ibrahim Imam – The Chairman of Chanchangi Airlines, Amadu Chanchangi, is dead. Mr. Chanchangi died Wednesday morning on his way to Abuja for further medical attention morning. Immediate cause of death could More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Presidency Condoles Former EFCC Boss, Farida Waziri Over Death Of Husband

The husband of ex-Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Farida Waziri, Senator Ajuji Waziri, is dead. He was a former Nigerian ambassador to Turkey. Senator Waziri was said to have died on More...