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 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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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 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 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...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Senate Panel Says FOREX Regime Engenders Money Laundering, Bank Racket, Recovers N140 Billion From Banks, Firms

By Nuel Suji – The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport on said it has recovered a sum of N140 billion from unnamed banks and companies. Just as it discovered fault in More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Senate Urges Buhari To Appoint Separate Minister For Power Ministry

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Tuesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to, as a matter of urgency, separate the Power Ministry from Works and Housing currently headed by former Lagos governor, Babatunde Fashola, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Adeosun Calls For Tolerance For More Debt

By Nuel Suji – Minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun on Sunday has urged Nigerians to tolerate more debt to allow the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration deliver on its plans for the country. Adeosun advocated More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Senate Probes Alleged Questionable NIS Contracts, Rejects Immigration Budget Over Alleged Contract Scam

…over 70 percent generated revenue claimed by Private firms By Nuel Suji – The Senate has suspended passage of the 2017 budget proposal of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) accusing it of entering More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Public Funding Of Maternal Healthcare Is A Must, Says Ex.Gov. Mimiko

By Nuel Suji – To address the perennial tragedy of deaths during childbirth in Nigeria, the federal and state governments must ensure universal health coverage for every Nigerian, beginning with women and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Buhari Seeks NASS Approval For $5.5Billion External Loan

…terms, conditions hidden By Nuel Suji -President Muhammad Buhari has requested for approval of the National Assembly for a foreign loan amounting to a total of $5.5 billion. Mr. Buhari, in a letter written 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, October 10th, 2017
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Jonathan: Senate Summons Bank MDs Over Frozen Assets

– As Counsel accused EFCC of killing ex-first lady’s brother- Counsel. By Nuel Suji- The Senate Committee on Monday summoned the Managing Directors of  seven banks over the freezing of the accounts More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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ECOWAS Adopts Measures To Protect Children

News Investigators/The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Thursday adopted a strategic framework aimed at protecting children from violence, abuse and exploitation across member states. At the ECOWAS More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Retired Justice Ayo Salami Heads Judiciary’s Anti-Graft Committee

By Nuel Suji – The National Judicial Council (NJC) has appointed a former President of the Court of Appeal, Ayo Salami, to head a committee to monitor corruption cases in Nigerian court. NJC, in a statement More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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PDP Will Kick Out Buhari In 2019 -Gov. Darius Vows

By Tom Garba,Yola – The Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has regained its lost glory and is set to kick out the Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressive Congress More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Cameroon Crisis: Opposition Demands Paul Biya’s Immediate Resignation

By Idowu Bakare – The Social Democratic Front (SDF) for the Republic of Cameroon has condemned what it called the “inadequate response to the Anglophone crisis” by the country’s President Paul Biya. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Troops Rescue Two Soldiers, Four Civilians In Niger Delta, Discover Kidnapper Shrine

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian military said it has rescued two soldiers and four civilians abducted by a criminal gang in a forest at Obiozimini, Rivers State. The rescue operation also led to the discovery More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Boko Haram: Jordan Donates 200 Armoured Vehicles To Nigeria

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in New York disclosed that Nigeria received a donation of 200 armoured vehicle from the Jordanian government, expressing appreciation to the Hashemite Kingdom More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Python Dance: NAF Deploys Fighter Jets To Support Group Troops

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed some of its air assets, including the Alpha Jet aircraft, to its 115 Special Operations Group in Port Harcourt, to support the ongoing Nigerian Army’s More...

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...