Date archive forNovember, 2019
By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Dutch Police Search For Stabber Of 3 Kids

Three children were wounded in a stabbing on a shopping street in The Hague early Friday evening, Dutch police said, adding that they were seeking a suspect. National broadcaster NOS said the attack More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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P&ID: Nigeria Secures Variation Of UK Court Order

Nigeria has succeeded in securing variation of the UK court order from cash payment of 200 million dollars security to issuing bank guarantee of the same amount in respect of the P&ID scam. Abubakar Malami, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Nigeria, Neighbours Partner On Gulf Of Guinea Security

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Malabo, said leaders of neighbouring countries would work together and provide all necessary assistance to secure the Gulf of Guinea. The President’s spokesman, Malam More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Pilgrims Hour Of Visit To Church Of Nativity Extended

Religious leaders in the Palestinian town of Bethlehem have been forced to extend visiting hours at the Church of the Nativity to cope with the growing number of pilgrims visiting the birthplace of Jesus. Rula More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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NAHCON, Mufti Menk Partner On Educating Nigerian Pilgrims

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) will partner international scholars like Mufti Menk, Assim Al-hakeem and Hasib Noor in educating Nigerian pilgrims on Hajj. The acting Chairman of NAHCON, Malam More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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IPPIS: ASUU Says FG Can’t Frighten Them With Salary Stoppage

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Thursday said the Federal Government could not threaten its members with salary stoppage in order to force them to enrol for the Integrated Personnel More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Gov. Umahi Orders Re-Certification Of Lands, Buildings In Ebonyi Urban Areas

Abakaliki, Nov. 28, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered that all buildings, lands and related properties within Abakaliki and other urban cities be re-certified. Umahi gave the order More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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We Will Continue To Use, Deploy Smart Card Reader-INEC

Abuja, Nov. 28, 2019(NAN) The Independent National Electoral Commission(lNEC) says it will continue to use and deploy the Smart Card Reader(SCR) in all elections. The commission disclosed  this in a statement More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Kwara Govt. To Distribute Free Notebooks To Students

Ilorin, Nov. 28, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara, on Thursday said students across the state’s public schools are to get free notebooks as part of government’s efforts to deepen More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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FG trains 10, 000 Gombe women, youths on agricultural enterprise – Provost

Gombe, Nov. 28, 2019 (News Investigators) Prof. Fatima Sawa, the Provost, Federal College of Horticulture, Dadin-Kowa, Gombe State on Thursday said over 10, 000 women and youths had been trained on various agricultural More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Buhari Seeks Approval Of NASS On External Borrowing Plan

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday sought the re- consideration and approval of the National Assembly on the 2016-2018 External Borrowing Plan of the Federal Government. Buhari’s request More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Sokoto State Asks 1000 Workers Getting Illegitimate Pay To Show Up, Get Pardon

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Sokoto state government has asked some 1,000 persons its employ collecting abnormal salaries to come forward and be pardoned. Alhaji Abdussamad Dasuki, the Finance Commissioner and Acting More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Salary Harmonisation: Wages Commission’s Ex Boss Advocates Job Evaluation

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mr Richard Egbule, the immediate past Executive Chairman of National Income, Salaries and Wages Commission (NISWC), has called for job evaluation for proper harmonisation of salaries in the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Power: FG Taking Steps To Address Challenges —‘ Minister

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Alhaji Saleh Mamman, the Minister of Power has reiterated Federal Government’s determination to address the country`s power challenges. Mamman gave the assurance while commissioning of More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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FID On NLNG Train 7 To Be Executed In December- Kyari

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Malam Mele Kyari, says the Final Investment Decision (FID) for Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Train More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 29th, 2019
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News Analysis: How FBN Holdings Is Strengthening Gender Inclusiveness In Boardrooms

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Educated women are widely acknowledged as having the potential to be great leaders. Indeed, in developed countries, the average educational levels achieved by women are, at least, as high More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Alleged P&ID Scam: EFCC Kicks Against Briton’s Bail Variation Plea

(News Investigators)/ The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has called on the Federal High Court, Abuja, not to grant the application for bail variation by the British national, James Nolan. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Oil Price Falls Amid US, China Tensions

(News Investigators)/ Oil prices fell for a second day on Thursday after official data showed U.S. crude and gasoline stocks rose and President Donald Trump signed into law a bill backing protesters in Hong Kong, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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FIFA Ranking: Nigeria Moves By 4 Spots, Now World 31st

(News Investigators)/ Nigeria’s Super Eagles have moved up by four spots in the November ranking to place 31st on the ranking table. In the ranking table on the website of the world football governing body, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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BREAKING: Nigerian Government Admits Border Closure Cause Of Rising Inflation

(News Investigators) The Nigerian Government has admitted that closure of the country’s land borders is contributing to rising inflation, a report by PUNCH said. According to recent figures from the Nigeria More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Appeal Court Constitutes Election Petitions Tribunal For Kogi Governorship Election

Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa (News Investigators) President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa has constituted Governorship and House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal to handle petitions from More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Insecurity: S/South Govs., IGP Endorse Community Policing

(News Investigators) Governors of the South South states have declared their support for community policing, stating that it was the panacea for persisting security challenges in the country. The governors More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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What Gov. Lalong Says About Archbishop Kaigama

(News Investigators) Plateau Governor, Simon Lalong, has described Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama, Archbishop of Abuja Catholic Archdiocese, as a thoroughbred spiritual leader interested in unifying all faiths and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Nigeria Earned $21bn From Oil, Gas Sector In 2017 – NEITI

(News Investigators) The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives (NEITI), says Nigeria earned 21 billion  dollars from the oil and gas sector in 2017. NEITI disclosed this in its 2017 oil and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Drug Abuse: FCT Resident Doctors Take Campaign To Wuse Market

(News Investigators) Resident doctors in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have  embarked on campaign at Wuse market, Abuja, to educate traders and shoppers on the dangers of drug abuse. The campaign was led More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Advert On NNPC Chemistry Competition Fake -NNPC

(News Investigators) The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the trending online advert inviting the public to submit entries for a phantom 2019/2020 Annual Chemistry Competition was fake. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Disease ‘Worse Than Ebola’ Kills 5,000 In DR Congo – WHO

(News Investigators) The World Health Organisation(WHO) said measles has killed more than 5,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo since January — more than double the toll in the country’s Ebola epidemic. “The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Brexit: YouGov Predicts Majority Win For Johnson Ahead Of Dec.12 Election

(News Investigators) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on course to win a majority of 68 in parliament at the December 12 election, according to a model from pollsters YouGov that accurately predicted the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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A/Ibom: Gov. Udom Seeks FG’s Attention On Failed Roads

(News Investigators) The Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has once again appealed to the Federal Government to urgently intervene in collapsed federal highways across the state. Emmanuel made More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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China Summons US Ambassador Over Hong Kong Bills

(News Investigators) China summoned the U.S. ambassador on Thursday to “strongly protest” President Donald Trump’s signing of bills on Hong Kong human rights. Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng told More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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US Warns Citizens Against Travelling To Burkina Faso

The U.S. has raised its travel advisory for Burkina Faso to level 4, advising citizens not to travel to the country “due to terrorism, crime, and kidnapping”. In an advisory, the State Department said it More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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North East Has Highest Obstetric Complications

Dr Umar Ibrahim, the Medical Director of National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Ningi, Bauchi State, says the North East region has the highest number of obstetric complications in the country. He made the disclosure More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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US Deports German Convicted Of Double Murder In 1985

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A German national convicted of a double murder in the United States three decades ago will be released from prison in the state of Virginia and deported, US media reported late on Monday. Jens More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Enugu State Govt. To Establish Cancer Screening Centres In 3 Zones

Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Enugu State Government on Tuesday said it had completed plans to establish cancer screening centres in three zones of the state for adequate cancer More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Priceless Diamond Stolen In German Museum Heist

Visitors at the Green Vault in Dresden (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Diamond thieves stole three ‘priceless’ sets of 18th-century jewellery from a German museum in an early-morning raid. The Green Vault in Dresden More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Buhari Begins Process To Lift 100m Out Of Poverty – Akume

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The process of actualising the vision of President Muhammadu Buhari to lift over 100 million Nigerians out of poverty has commenced, the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Bayelsa/Kogi Violence: Forum Indicts Politicians, Absolves INEC

(NEWS INVESTIGATOR) The Forum of Chairmen of  Nigerian Political Parties has indicted security agents and politicians over the violence witnessed during the just concluded Bayelsa/Kogi states governorship elections. This More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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EU, UN To Spend $40m In 4 Years To End Gender Violence In Nigeria

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The UN and European Union (EU) plan to spend 10 million  dollars  per year  in the next four years  to end all forms of violence against women and girls in Nigeria. Mrs More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Gov. Zulum Sacks HoS, Set Up Minimum Wage Committee

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has relieved the state Head of Service (HOS), Mr Mohammed Hassan, of his appointment. Alhaji Usman Shuwa, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), made the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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SEC Assured On Development Of Vibrant Commodities Trading Ecosystem

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says the commission is committed toward ensuring that the commodities trading ecosystem in the country becomes vibrant to contribute to economic More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Albania

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A magnitude-6.4 earthquake has shaken Albania, causing at least minor damage on southeastern Europe’s Balkan Peninsula. The United States Geological Survey says the earthquake struck More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Trade: China, US Hold Telephone Conversation

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Top trade negotiators from China and the United States held a telephone conversation on Tuesday morning, discussing their core concerns and agreeing to maintain communication on a potential More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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6.7m Benefits From Free Mosquitoe Net In Niger

No fewer than 6.7 million residents across the 25 local government areas of Niger state benefited from the distribution of Long Lasting Insecticidal (LLIN) nets replacement campaign in the state. Mr Christopher More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Social Media Bill Will Protect Human Dignity – Lawmaker

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Sen. Mohammed Musa (APC- Niger), has urged Nigerians to support the social media bill before the National Assembly because it was aimed at protecting human dignity. Musa said in a statement More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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6.7m People Get Free Mosquito Net In Niger

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) No fewer than 6.7 million residents across the 25 local government areas of Niger state benefited from the distribution of Long Lasting Insecticidal (LLIN) nets replacement campaign in the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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FG, ECOWAS, UN Collaborate On Old Persons

The Federal Government is set to work closely with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the United Nations for the introduction and implementation of new and existing policies that would improve More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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Borno Governor Sacks HoS

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has relieved the state Head of Service (HOS), Mr Mohammed Hassan, of his appointment. Alhaji Usman Shuwa, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), made the disclosure in a statement More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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CP Calls For Clearing of Bush On Highway

Mr Lawal Jimeta, new Police Commissioner to Edo on Monday undertook an on-the-spot assessment of checkpoints in some crime prone areas of the state. Speaking to newsmen during the exercise, Jimeta said part More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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NIS To Commence E-Registration Of Immigrants

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mr David Ringshum, the Comptroller, Imo Command of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS),  has advised irregular migrants to register during the oncoming Migrant e-Registration scheduled to start More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Poor Salary: Unions Give Kaduna Government 21 Days Ultimatum

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A Joint Unions of Tertiary Institutions of Kaduna State has given 21 days notice to Kaduna State Government to settle their outstanding demands lingering for 10 years. This is contained in More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Lagos Shuts Christ Embassy, Mosques, Hotels, Other Churches Over Noise Pollution

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, LASEPA, have shutdown Christ Embassy Church, Iyana Ipaja; churches, mosques, hotels and others over noise pollution. In all, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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“Buhari Has Achieved A Lot” – Remi Tinubu (Video)

(NEWS INVETIGATORS) Former first Lady of Lagos State and currently a Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial District at the Nigerian National Assembly, Oluremi Tinubu said APC has done a lot under President More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Former New York City Mayor, Bloomberg Launches Presidential Campaign

Former New York City mayor, Bloomberg Washington, Nov. 25, 2019 (Xinhua/NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Former mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg launched a video ad Sunday to formally announce his campaign for More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Ighalo, Osimhen, Nnadozie, Oshoala Nominated For CAF Awards

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo, Victor Osimhen and Wilfred Ndidi have been shortlisted for the 2019 CAF Men Footballer of the Year. The trio were nominated alongside 27 others in a list released More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Burna Boy Wins 2019 Young Person Of The Year Future Awards

Burna Boy Wins 2019 Young Person Of The Year Future Awards (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Lagos, Nov. 24, 2019 (NAN) The 28-year-old Nigeria rave of the moment in Music and Entertainment industry, Damini Ogulu aka Burna More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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South Korea Criticises North Korea For Artillery Exercise Near Border

Seoul, Nov. 25, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) South Korea has criticised North Korea for an artillery drill near the inter-Korean maritime border. The shooting practice was a violation of a bilateral military More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Justin Bieber Steps Out With New Hair Do

Justin Bieber (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Justin Bieber has been on the hunt for a new house in Los Angeles with wife Hailey and it appears that the planned new residence isn’t the only change the 10,000 Hours More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Justin Bieber Wears New Pink Hair Do

Justin Bieber has been on the hunt for a new house in Los Angeles with wife Hailey and it appears that the planned new residence isn’t the only change the 10,000 Hours artist is embracing. He stepped out Sunday More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Bush-burning: Ikeazor wants enforcement of state laws

(FLOWERBUDNEWS) The Minister of State for Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, has condemned bush burning practice in Nigeria as it contributes to climate change. According to her, climate change results in  excessive More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Senate Mulls Amendment To Hate Speech Bill

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigerian Senate may amend the proposed death penalty clause in the Hate Speech Bill before it. Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, who is the sponsor of the bill, made this known in a statement on More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Shocking: Woman kills Own 2-Day Old Granddaughter In Ogun

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Ogun police command says it has arrested a 42-year-old woman, Temitope Akinola, for allegedly poisoning and killing her two-day-old granddaughter with a deadly insecticide, Sniper. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Bush-Burning: Ikeazor Wants Enforcement Of State Laws

Sharon Ikeazor, Minister of Staete for Environment (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Minister of State for Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, has condemned bush burning practice in Nigeria as it contributes to climate More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Singapore Invokes ‘Fake News’ Law Over Facebook Post

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Singapore political figure Brad Bowyer on Monday corrected a Facebook post questioning the independence of state investment firms following a government request, in the first use of the country’s More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Senate To Reconsider Death Penalty In Hate Speech Bill

The Nigerian Senate may amend the proposed death penalty clause in the Hate Speech Bill before it. Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, who is the sponsor of the bill, made this known in a statement he signed on Sunday in Abuja. Abdullahi, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Union Gives Kaduna Govt. 21 Days Ultimatum Over Poor Pay

A Joint Unions of Tertiary Institutions of Kaduna State has given 21 days notice to Kaduna State Government to settle their outstanding demands lingering for 10 years. This is contained in a statement signed More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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NYSC, NIREC Collaborates on Peaceful Co-existence

The Nigeria Inter-Religious Council (NIREC) has appealed for attitudinal change that would encourage peaceful co-existence among Nigerians, irrespective of religious persuasion. Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, Director, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Air Pollution Causes Lung Cancer In Non-Smokers

Dr Ray Osarogiagbon, Director, Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Programme, Baptist Cancer Centre, Memphis, Tennessee, in the U.S., has warned that air pollution contributes to high rate of lung cancer deaths More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Lawyer Appeals For Support For Office Holders

Mr Friday Nwuhuo, representing Ezza North-East Constituency in the Ebonyi House of Assembly, has appealed to his constituents to continue to support political office holders from the area.Nwuhuo made the appeal More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Minister CAlls On States To Enact Laws To Curb Bush Burning

The Minister of State for Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, has condemned bush burning practice in Nigeria as it contributes to climate change. According to her, climate change results in  excessive heat, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Kwara To Complete Kishi-Kiaima Road In 2 Week

The Permanent Secretary, Kwara Ministry of Works and Transport, Mr Yusuf Manjo, has assured that the ongoing grading of the 6-kilometre Kishi-Kiaima road by the state Road Maintenance Agency (KWARMA) will be completed within More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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19 Cows Killed By Lightening In Osun

No fewer than 19 cows were killed by lightening at Iba in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Osun State. It was gathered on Saturday that some Fulani herdsmen were rearing their cattle on the field around Apala More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Man Celebrates 30 Children, 70 Grand Children

Alhaji Adamu Loddo, a Jalingo-based 68-year-old man on Saturday urged parents to ensure proper upbringing of children as he celebrated the gift of 30 surviving children and 70 grand children. Loddo, who expressed More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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FG Assures Investors On Commitment To Tackle Corruption, Insecurity

From left: Consul General of Nigeria in Atlanta, Mrs Aishatu Musa; Deputy Head of Mission, Nigerian Embassy, Washington DC, Amb. Hassan Hassan, and the President of UBTS International, Dr Frank Harper, at the event. (News More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Traffic Officer Shots Taxi Driver

A taxi driver has been shot and injured by a City of Cape Town Traffic Services officer, attached to the “Ghost Squad”. It is understood the incident took place on Friday after the taxi driver rammed the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Jeremy Corbyn To Ensure Coy Pay Fair Share

Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to stop multinational companies offshoring their tax bills to places with “lower tax regimes” with measures to force them to pay their fair share in the UK. The Labour leader More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Lawyer Shot Dead In Court

A lawyer was shot dead after a shotgun being exhibited as evidence during a trial went off in a freak accident.  South African senior advocate Addelaid Ferreira-Watt died at Ixopo Regional Court after More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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NGO Urges More Women Involvement In Climate Change

An Non Governmental Organization, Women Environmental Programme (WEP) has called for the inclusion of women in the planning and implementation of climate change related actions. Mr John Baaki, Programme Coordinator More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Africa Will Survive US, China Trade War

Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the UN General Assembly has said that Africa needs to look inward to be able to overcome the negative effects of the trade war between the U.S. and China.Muhammad-Bande More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Ogbomosho Association Spurs Sport Minister To Greater Height

The Abuja-based chapter of Egbe Ogbomoso Ajisegiri, a socio-cultural group, has urged Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, not to relent in carving a niche for himself. The group pointed More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Visions Of 74th UNGA key To Attaining Global Devt. — Muhammad-Bande

(News Investigators) The President of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, says the visions of the 74th General Assembly of ensuring  peace, poverty eradication, education for all and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Pope Departs Thailand For Japan With Anti- Nuclear Message

(News Investigators) Pope Francis left Thailand on Saturday after a three-day visit and headed to Japan, where he is to visit the ground zeros of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as part of his campaign against nuclear More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Mourinho Unveils Plans For Tottenham, Kane

(Newsinvestigators)New Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho wants to take the club led by England striker Harry Kane to the next level by winning trophies and said he would love to stay in the job for at least More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 22nd, 2019
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Federal Government Partners Danish Government On Sdgs.

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Federal Government through the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals OSSAP-SDGs) is partnering with the Government of Denmark to achieve More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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DPR Discovers Illegal Petroleum Refineries In Kano

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Kano office has sealed-off two facilities over illegal processing of substance suspected to be petroleum products. The two illegal refineries More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Police Arrest 7 Suspected Cattle Rustlers, Recover 273 Livestock In Kaduna

Kaduna, Nov, 20.2019(NEWS INVESTIGATOR) The Kaduna State Police Command, said it had arrested seven suspected cattle rustlers and recovered 273 livestock in Iche Village near Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Customs Promotes 2,508 Officers To Various Ranks

Abuja, Nov 20, 2019 (News Investigatord) The Nigeria Customs Service Board has promoted 2,508 officers to various ranks. The Customs’ Public Relations Officer, Mr Joseph Attah made this known in a statement More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Zamfara: DPR Cautions Filling Stations Against Supplying Petrol To Bandits

Kaura-Namoda (Zamfara), Nov. 20, 2019 ( NEWS INVESTIGATOR ) The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has warned filling stations in Zamfara against supplying petroleum products to bandits. The Controller, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NGO Promotes Demand For Nutrition, Health Services In Kaduna Rural Communities

Kaduna, Nov. 21, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Save the Children International (SCI), an NGO, on Thursday said that it had intensified community dialogue and awareness campaign to increase demand for nutrition and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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PDP Senators Reject Bayelsa, Kogi Results

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the Senate, on Wednesday, rejected the Bayelsa and Kogi Governorship election results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NEITI To Partner With EFCC To Fight Corruption

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) says it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to strengthen More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Stunting: UNICEF Advocates Right Macro Nutrient For Children

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mr Peter Hawkins, UNICEF Nigeria Representative has advised Nigerian parents to give their children the right macro nutrient to reduce stunting in the country. Hawkins gave the advice in More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NGF Advises NASS On Hate Speech Bill

(The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has advised the National Assembly to hold public hearing on the hate speech bill before it to ensure that views of Nigerians were captured in the passage of the bill. NGF More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NNPC To Automate Its Downstream Facilities

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Malam Mele Kyari says the corporation is poised to automate its downstream facilities such as depots, pump More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Thailand

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A massive 6.1 magnitude earthquake jolted the northwestern Laos near the Thai border, Bangkok in Thailand on Thursday early morning around 6:50 am local time, the United States Geological Survey More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Google Set Jan. 6 To Limit Targeted Political Ads In U.S.

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Google announced that it’s limiting audience targeting on election ads, a major shift for one of the internet’s largest ad platforms that comes after Twitter opted to drop political ads More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Reps Go After NDDC Over Illegal Spending For 11 Months

……..Says Commission has yet to submit budget proposal for 14 months……..All 2019 NDDC expenditure without appropriation (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Chairman, House Committee on Niger Delta Development More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Waterways Security: CSOs Urge NASS To Probe $195m Contract

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has urged the National Assembly probe the restoration of the $195 million Coastal Waterways Security contract awarded by the Ministry of Transport. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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No One Can Bring Down Your Govt, Ibadan Youths Declare Support For Makinde

Governor of Oyo State (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Youths from across the 11 local government areas of Ibadan, on Wednesday, declared their support for the Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, following the judgment More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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FAAC Shares N702bn For October

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Wednesday shared a total of N702.058 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of October. This was announced in a communique read by Accountant More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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ECOWAS Decries Conflicts In Region

The ECOWAS Parliament and Commission on Wednesday raised concerns over the security challenges in the region. It called for collective efforts to restore stability in the region, especially the political crisis More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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PDP Senators Reject Bayelsa, Kogi Polls

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the Senate, on Wednesday, rejected the Bayelsa and Kogi Governorship election results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The senators, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NEITI Partners EFCC On Corruption Fight

The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) says it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to strengthen effort in fight against More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Hate Speech Bill: Governors Urge NASS To Hold Public Hearing

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has advised the National Assembly to hold public hearing on the hate speech bill to ensure that views of Nigerians were captured in the passage of the bill. NGF Vice Chairman More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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NNPC To Automate Downstream Facilities

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Malam Mele Kyari says the corporation is poised to automate its downstream facilities such as depots, pump stations and measurement More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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Buhari Congratulates Goodluck Jonathan On 62nd Birthday

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Muhammadu Buhari feliciates with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 62th birthday, joining the nation in praying for longer life, good health and more strength to keep serving More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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Senate To Release New Strategies On Corruption Fight

Abuja, Nov. 20, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday said that the Senate would release new strategies on corruption fight to the public in the next few weeks. Lawan disclosed this More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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FCTA Vows To End Sexual And Gender-Based Violence

Abuja, Nov. 20, 2019(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Wednesday restated its commitment to ending sexual and gender-based violence, and craved the support of the Rule More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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Malami Advocates Digitalisation To Fast Track Prison Decongestion

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami SAN, says digitalisation such as installation More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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Proposed Bank Strike: Stakeholders Call For Dialogue To Avert Plan

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Some financial experts and stakeholders have appealed to bank unions’ to dialogue with their employers to forestall the proposed operation shut down of banks by Jan. 2. The Association More...