Date archive forJanuary, 2020
By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Brexit Day: What To Know When U.K. Leaves EU

( News Investigators) More than 3 1/2 years after the landmark Brexit referendum, the United Kingdom will finally leave the European Union at 11 p.m. GMT on Friday. That means Britain will exit the bloc of 27 More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Australia Fires: State Of Emergency Declared For Canberra Region

Authorities in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) have declared a state of emergency as massive bushfires rage south of Canberra. It is the worst fire threat to the territory in nearly two decades, officials More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Kidnappers Face Death Penalty In Plateau, Says Gov. Lalong

(News Investigators) Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau says henceforth kidnappers caught in the state will be facing death penalty. Gov. Lalong Lalong said this on Thursday at Shendam Mini Stadium during the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Lai Mohammed Says Nigerian Government Is Not Gagging The Media

(News Investigators) The federal government has denied stifling freedom of expression especially when it involves criticism from the media. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Senate Probes NNPC Over $396 Million Refineries’ Maintenance

(News Investigators) The Senate resolved to investigate the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation over the $396m spent on Turn-Around Maintenance of refineries between 2013 and 2015. This followed the adoption More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Recruitment: EFCC Bars Married Applicants, NECA Kicks

( News Investigators )The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, which is currently recruiting, has said only unmarried persons can apply to work in the agency .The decision has , however , been criticised by More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Plateau Attacks: 11 Suspects Arrested And Moved To Abuja

( News Investigators) The Plateau State Police Command has arrested 11 people including community and Fulani leaders following last Sunday’s breakdown of law and order that led to the killing of 17 people and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Oshiomole: If Crisis Will Help Us Win Election, Then We Need More Crisis In APC

( News Investigators) The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, has boasted that the speculated crises rocking the ruling party did not reflect in the party’s electoral victories More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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Former President Jonathan Visits Buhari in Aso Rock

( News Investigators ) Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday paid an unscheduled visit to the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where he briefly met with President Muhammadu Buhari. PRESIDENT BUHARI RECEIVES More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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Reps Call For Resignation Of Service Chiefs

The House of Representatives has called for the resignation of all Service Chiefs following the deteriorating security situation in the country. This was sequel to the unanimous adoption of a motion by Rep. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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826.8km Of Roads Delivered In 5 Months, Fashola Tells NEC

(News Investigators) The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, said the ministry impacted on 514 highways and delivered 826.8 kilometers of road between Aug. and Dec., 2019. (News Investigators) More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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China Says Will Punish Officials Who Slack Off In Fighting Virus

(News Investigators) China’s anti-corruption watchdog said on Thursday it will severely punish officials who slack off on the job in fighting a new virus that is spreading across the country. The Central More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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Pregnant Woman,16 Others Injured In Lagos Fire – LASEMA

( News Investigators) The Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu has confirmed that a total of 17 people sustained injuries, including a pregnant woman and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 30th, 2020
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Okowa Charges Authorities On Attainment Of SDGs

( News Investigators) Delta Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has decried the inability of Nigeria to meet targets of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), saying there had been inconsistencies in governments’ commitment More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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Insecurity: Senator Demands Buhari’s Resignation

News Investigators/Senate’s Minority Leader, Eyinnaya Abaribe Wednesday told President Muhammadu Buhari to quit office for failure to meet the security challenges facing the country. Mr. Abaribe (Abia South) More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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Macroeconomic Dev Fear Grips Nigerian Businesses -Survey

News Investigators/ Palpable concern about risks in macroeconomic developments rises from #9 to #1 in Nigeria as the economy showed no sign of acceleration in Q3, Allianz Risk says in its 2020 report. The survey More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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AfDB Boss Urges Youths To Embrace Agric Business, Pledges Continuous Support

By Sadiq Umar /African Development Bank President, Akinwunmi Adesina has pledged to continue the work of transforming Nigeria’s agriculture sector, urging the youths in the country to embrace agriculture business. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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U.S., UK In War Of Words Over Huawei

(NEWS British ministers are expected to allow Huawei limited access to the UK’s 5G networks at the National Security Council on Tuesday, amid concerns over the firm’s links to China’s intelligence services. While More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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Housewife Stabs Husband To Death In Katsina, Lands In Trouble

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The police in Katsina State have arrested a housewife, Rabi Shamsudden,19, for allegedly stabbing her husband to death in Malumfashi Local Government area of the state. The police Spokesman, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 27th, 2020
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NLNG, Eni Sign Sale And Purchase Agreement

The Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) says it has signed a LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with ENI for some of the remarketed volumes from NLNG’s Trains 1, 2 and 3. NLNG disclosed this More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 27th, 2020
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Court sentences Maryam Sanda To Death By Hanging For Husband’s Murder

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS)An FCT High Court on Monday sentenced Maryam Sanda, the woman who  stabbed her husband to death, Bilyaminu, son of a former national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Haliru More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Artists Decry Continuous Locking Of Abuja Arts, Craft Village

Artists decry continuous locking of Abuja Arts, Craft Village (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The African Arts and Culture Heritage Association (AACHA) has decried the continuous locking of Abuja Arts and Craft Village More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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APC Wins Reps Seat In Cross River

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mr Alex Egbonna of the All Progressives Congress (APC), winner of the House of Representatives election for Yakurr/Abi Federal More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Nsukka LG Chairman Grades 22 Roads In One Month

Graded road in Nsukka rural community (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mrs Chinwe Ugwu, Chairman, Nsukka Local Government Area Transition Committee (TC), said the special attention given to grading of rural roads was More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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FMC Lokoja Confirms 3 Cases Of Lassa Fever, Records 1 Death

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja in Kogi, has confirmed three cases of Lassa fever with one recorded death at the facility in the last one week. Dr Bernard Ododo, Head of Clinical More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Jealous Man Stabs Girlfriend To Death In Bauchi

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Tragedy struck in Bauchi on Friday when a jealous man, simply identified as ‘Solomon’ stabbed his girlfriend, Patience Zakkari, to death for picking a phone call from another man. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Bow Legs: Expert Recommends Exposure To Sunlight, Healthy Dieting For Children

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Dr Umaru Habila, Chief Consultant and Associate Professor, Orthopedic and Trauma Unit, National Hospital, Abuja, has advised parents to place their bow legged children on healthy diets More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Overhead Bridges: 36 Persons Arrested for Crossing Expressway In Lagos

The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) said it has arrested 36 persons for allegedly crossing the highways indiscriminately. The Corps Marshal of the Agency, Mrs Gbemisola Akinpelu, a retired More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 24th, 2020
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Egypt Will Continue To Strengthen African Unity -Envoy

Mr Assem Hanafi, Egyptian Ambassador to Nigeria, said that Egypt would continue to strengthen African unity through peace and cooperation. He stated this when he receive students and teachers from the Good Shepherd More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 24th, 2020
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Amotekun: FG, S/West Governors Agree To Put In Place Legal Instruments

( News Investigators) Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday met with South-West Governors where it was agreed that the structure of Amotekun should also align with the Community Policing strategy of the Federal More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Buhari Condemns Killing Of CAN Chairman Andimi By Boko Haram

( News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the terrorist killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa, describing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Buhari Condemns Killing Of CAN Chairman Andimi By Boko Haram

( News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the terrorist killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa, describing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Don’t Stop at Irregular Check Points, Army Cautions Motorists

(News Investigators) Maj. Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, has cautioned motorists against stopping at irregular security check point on the Maiduguri-Damaturu road. A Nigerian More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Cleric Tasks Media On Development Journalism

( News Investigators) Media professionals have been urged to uphold development journalism in order to save humanity from the various challenges confronting the world. Dr Ahmed Al-Tayyib, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Youth Council auds Buhari on Obiora’s appointment as CBN Dep. Gov.

( News Investigators) The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has described the nomination of Dr Kingsley Obiora as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as a strategic step in fast tracking More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Qatar 2022 W/Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles Face Fiant Killers Cape Verde, Others

( News Investigators) The Super Eagles have been drawn in Group C alongside giant killers Cape Verde, Central Africa Republic and Liberia for the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers. The draw for the 40 African More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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INEC Gets Disability Desks Nationwide

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has established disability desks at its offices nationwide to ensure inclusiveness in the electoral process. ( News Investigators)INEC Resident More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Supreme Court Upholds Fintiri’s Election As Adamawa Governor

( News Investigators) The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, affirmed Ahmadu Fintri of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), as the validly elected governor of Adamawa State. Members of the court’s seven-man More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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MAN, Others Plan Conference On Minimising Waste In Manufacturing Sector

(News Investigators) Plans are nearing conclusion for the maiden LEAN manufacturing conference/workshop organised by the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and a Nigerian firm Glodaris Technologies Ltd. A More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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DPR Seals Five Petrol, Gas Stations In Kogi For Cheating

(News Investigators) The Department of petroleum Resources (DPR), Kogi office, has sealed three petrol filling stations for adjusting their pumps to dispense fuel below approved quantity. Mr Idris Mohammad, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Lagos Pipeline Explosion: NEMA Says 2 Bodies Recovered

(News Investigators)The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said that two bodies had been recovered from the explosion site of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline at Ile More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Protect Our Interest, Promote Peace, Tiv Youths Urge Mdzough U Tiv

(News Investigators) The Tiv Youth Council Worldwide (TYCW) has urged the leadership of the Mdzough U Tiv, the Tiv socio-cultural organisation, to live up to its expectation of protecting the interest of the Tiv More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Kano Electricity Company Losses N52bn Revenue In 2019 – MD

(News Investigators) The Managing Director, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Alhaji Jamilu Gwamna, says the company had lost energy supplied to it by regulators worth about N52 billion in 2019. Gwamna More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Video: Protesters Take To Streets In Imo Over Ihedioha’s Removal As Governor

(News Investigators) Protesters in their thousands marched through the streets of Owerri, Imo State capital on Sunday, over the sacking of Emeka Ihedioha as Governor, by the Supreme Court. News Agency More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Nigeria Celebrates 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Nigeria celebrates 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day President Muhammadu Buhari has presided over the wreath laying at the National Memorial Arcade Abuja to mark the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Nigeria, China, India Among 10 Most Improved Economies – World Bank

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Nigeria, China, and India made the top 10 list of governments that have done the most in the past year to improve the ease of doing business in their countries, the World Bank said on Wednesday. Despite More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Imo: How Court Ruling May Affect Ganduje

GANDUJE (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A former leader of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, Buba Galadima, yesterday described the Supreme Court verdict, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Anglican Church TO El-Rufai: We Are Not Fighting You

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Primate of the Church of Nigeria, Most Rev Nicholas Okoh, has pledged the Church of Nigeria’s ( Anglican Communion ) support for the Kaduna State Government’ s efforts to entrench More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Bolufemi Princess Motunrayo: Suicide Or Murder? Facebook User

Bolufemi Princess Motunrayo (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Enugu State police command says it has commenced investigations into the alleged suicide of a serving National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Governors Hijacking LG Funds Will Face Trial – Presidency

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Presidency yesterday said governors hijacking funds meant for their local government would face trial immediately after leaving office. The Senior Special Assistant to the President More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Yobe Govt Offers N38m Scholarship To 69 Law Students

Damaturu, Jan. 16, 2020 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Yobe Government has offered N38.4 million scholarship to 69 law graduates going for Bar studies at Nigerian Law School various campuses in the country. Gov. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Court Orders Reopening Of Taraba Microfinance Bank

The Federal High Court, Jalingo Division has ordered the Taraba Police Command to immediately reopen all the branches of Taraba Microfinance Bank Ltd., pending the hearing and determination of the suite before More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Tambuwal, El-Rufai Seek More Support For Armed Forces

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has appealed to the National Assembly to hasten the enactment of a law to improve the welfare of families of dead and retired soldiers. Tambuwal’s More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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JUST IN: Uzodinma Takes Over As Imo Governor

Uzodinma receiving his certificate of return from INEC Senator Hope Uzodinma has been sworn in as the Governor of Imo State. His swearing-in comes hours after the Independent National Electoral Commission More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Assailants Kill Journalist In Adamawa

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has confirmed the death of a journalist, Mr Maxwell Nashan, attacked by unknown assailants. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nashan, a More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Nollywood: A Poor Finish To An Otherwise Good Decade

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) “Why fix what is not broken?” This is the general attitude Nollywood filmmakers seem to show, especially at this point where they think they have cracked the code to getting massive box More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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U.S., China Sign ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal As Tensions Ease

 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The U.S. and China signed a so-called ‘Phase One’ deal on Wednesday thus putting on hold a trade war between the two economic giants but leaves in place massive tariffs on Beijing’s More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Minister Tasks Movie Industry To Tackle Child Marriage

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mrs Pauline Tallen, the Minister of Women Affairs on Wednesday, called on the movie industry to develop rich content to tackle child marriage. Tallen gave the call when delegates from the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Insecurity: Katsina Govt. Bans Use Of Motorcycles

(News Investigators Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has signed an Executive Order restricting the use of  motorcycles and tricycles between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. across the state with effect from Jan. 20. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Hong Kong Police Detonate ‘Very Powerful’ Bomb Made By Protesters

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Hong Kong, Jan. 15, 2020 (dpa/NAN) Hong Kong police arrested four men after a raid that uncovered explosives and a pipe bomb, government-backed broadcaster RTHK reported on Wednesday. Police More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Court Remands 37-Year-Old Father For Allegedly Raping Own Daughter

Ikeja, Jan. 15, 2020 (News Investigators) An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday remanded a 37-year-old man, Sunday Stephen, in Kirikiri Correctional Service for allegedly raping his 16-year-old daughter. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Lagos Govt. To Solve Infrastructure Challenge Using PPP Model

Lagos, Jan. 14, 2020 (News Investigators) The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would deploy the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model to tackle infrastructure challenges in the state. L-R: Director, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Ihedioha: Supreme Court Judgment, Another Sad Commentary –PDP

(News Investigators) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed surprise at the judgment of the Supreme Court on the Imo state governorship election, describing it as `yet another very sad commentary on Nigeria’s More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Hong Kong Protesters Now Making Bombs, Police Arrest Suspects

(News Investigators) Hong Kong police arrested four men after a raid that uncovered explosives and a pipe bomb, government-backed broadcaster RTHK reported on Wednesday. Police found what they called “protest-related More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Over 53,000 Locals Displaced By Erupting Philippine Volcano

At least 53,000 people had fled at-risk areas near an erupting volcano in the Philippines on Wednesday, as authorities stressed that the danger may not be over. The Taal Volcano in Batangas province, which More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Trump Talks Up Killing, Insults Soleimani At Campaign Rally

Washington, Jan. 15, 2020 (dpa/NAN) U.S. President Donald Trump has called Qassem Soleimani a “son of a bitch” in his latest round of fierce criticism of the Iranian general he had assassinated More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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U.S. Senate Set Date For Trump’s Impeachment Trial

(News Investigators) The impeachment trial of US President Donald Trump in the Senate is likely to begin next week Tuesday with key players sworn in later this week, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said. McConnell More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Activist Lauds NDDC On Forensic Audit

(News Investigators) An activist, Mr Timi Frank, has commended the leadership of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for inaugurating a 50-member committee to audit projects and verify contracts awarded More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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FG Reaffirms Deep Economic Relations With Turkey

( News Investigators) The Federal Government has reaffirmed its commitment to strengthen economic relations with the Turkish government to boost trade and investment. The Minister of Industry, Trade and More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Imo: Supreme Court Sacks Ihedioha, Declares Hope Uzodinma Winner

(News Investigators) The Supreme Court on Tuesday declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of Imo state 2019 governorship poll and nullifying the election of Emeka Ihedioha. Recall More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Stakeholders Hail Akwa Ibom For Agric Transformation

(News Investigators) Stakeholders in the nation’s agricultural sector have commended the various transformation efforts of the Akwa Ibom State government to re-positioning the sector in the state. An agriculturist, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Coalition Of CSOs Threatens To Occupy NASS Over Corruption Allegations Against Sen. Omo-Agege

(News investigators) Coalition of Civil Society and Youth Groups in Nigeria (CCSYGN) has threatened to occupy the National Assembly (NASS) over what it described as “concealing of his conviction in U.S.” by More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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JUST IN: Buhari Signs Finance Bill Into Law

(News imvestigator) President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the Finance Bill into law to support the implementation of the 2020 budget. Buhari made this known via his Twitter handle saying “I am pleased More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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First Arrests In Iran Reported After fatal Ukrainian Plane Crash

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Several people have been arrested in Iran in connection with last week’s shooting down of a Ukraine International Airlines flight with 176 people on board. “We conducted intensive More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Human Trafficking: NAPTIP Rescues 21, Arrests 2 In A’Ibom

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says the Agency on Jan. 13, rescued 21 victims from suspected human traffickers. The Uyo Zonal Commander, Mr More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Kaduna Govt. Seals Keystone Bank, FCMB Over N295m Taxes

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service (KDIRS), on Tuesday sealed the premises of Keystone Bank and First City Monument Bank (FCMB) in Kaduna over alleged unpaid taxes. The Executive More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Stop Politicising Our Tradition, Tiv Youths Tell Abba Moro, Suswan

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Tiv Youth Advancement Vanguard (TYAV) has called on members of Benue State PDP caucus in the National Assembly to stop politicising the misunderstanding between Minister of Special More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Cleric lands in court over alleged N4.3m fraud

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A 49-year-old Cleric, Adebayo Kabiru, on Tuesday, appeared before  an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding one Mrs Oluwadamilola Oyesomi of  N4.3 million. Kabiru, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Imo Govt. Probes Nekede Zoo Fire

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Imo government says it has begun a probe into the fire that gutted part of the state-owned zoo in Nekede, Owerri West Local Government Area on Jan. 11. Mr Francis Abioye, the General More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Imo Overnorship: Why Uche Nwosu Withdrew Case Against Ihedioha

Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out the appeal against the election of Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha filed by Uche Nwosu, the governorship candidate More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 10th, 2020
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FG Appoints New CAC Registrar-General

( News Investigators) The Federal Government on Thursday appointed Alhaji Garba Abubakar as the new Registrar-General of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC). Mr Moses Adaguusu, the Head of Public Affairs More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Oped: A few hours with the new Minister of Power

( NEWS INVESTIGATORS) I was lucky a few days ago to meet the new minister of power, Eng Sale Mamman. I said “lucky” because meeting Nigeria’s big men is an issue. But this man is different I noticed. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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We’re committed to safeguarding Nigerians’ Health- NAFDAC DG January 7, 2020 1:37 pm by aderogba.george – – NAFDAC

( News Investigators)Abuja, Jan. 7, 2020 (Flowerbudnews.ng) The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it is committed to safeguarding the health of Nigerians through proper More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Governorship Elections: Okowa, Ikpeazu, Bello, Ishaku Win At Supreme Court

(News Investigators) The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal filed by candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the 2019 governorship election in Abia State, Alex Otti, which sought to More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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Man Butchers Fellow Man, Wats His Testicles, Body Parts

( News Investigators) Mark Latunski, a 50-year old resident of Michigan was on Tuesday arrested by cops after allegedly murdering a man he met via a dating app and consuming certain parts of his body. According More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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SON To Prosecute Importers, Manufacturers, Distributors Of Substandard LPG Cylinders

(News Investigators) The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says it will prosecute importers, manufacturers and distributors of substandard Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders and other products as provided More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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CAF: Sadio Mane, Asisat Oshoala Win Africa’s Best Player Awards

(News Investigators) Liverpool’s striker Sadio Mane has been named the Confederation of African (CAF) Player of the Year for 2019, with teammate Mohamed Salah finishing in the top three. Mane and Salah More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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PTAD Paid One (1) Month Pension Arrears In December, 2019 To 11,331 NITEL/Mtel Pensioners

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has paid One (1) Month Pension Arrears to the tune of N842,808,921.52 (Eight Hundred and Forty Two Million Eight Hundred and Eight More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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2020 UTME: JAMB Accredits 650 CBT Centres Nationwide

( News Investigators) The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, says over 650 Computer Based Test, centres have so far been accredited for its upcoming 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Troops Overrun B/Haram Terrorists, Rescue 461 People

( News Investigators) The Nigerian Army says, its troops in the North East theatre of operations have tested the recently inducted indigenous Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles against Boko Haram More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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FG: We Only Recalled Retired Ambassadors Not Serving

(News Investigators) The Federal Government has dismissed reports claiming that there was a mass recall of Ambassadors. Media reports had claimed that there was a mass recall of Ambassadors by the Federal Government. But More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Middle East Tensions: NATO Holds Emergency Meeting Monday

( News Investigators) NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has called an urgent meeting of the military alliance’s North Atlantic Council on Monday in response to growing tensions in the Middle East. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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FAAN Reopens Port Harcourt Airport To Flight Operations

(News Investigators) The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced the reopening of flight operations at the Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA) to the general public. Mrs Henrietta More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Buratai Inaugurates Science Faculty Complex For Nigerian Army University

(News Investigators) The Chief of Army Staff (CoAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated an ultra-modern building complex for the Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences, Nigerian Army University, Biu in More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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‘Stop Bombing Iraq’: Protesters Condemn U.S. Action In Middle East

Demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the U.S. and in London on Saturday to protest Washington’s killing of a top Iranian general in Iraq and urge restraint by western governments. “No justice, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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How We Killed Mutilated Favour, LASU Student – Suspects

( News Investigators) Suspected killers of Miss Favour Daley-Oladele on Saturday narrated the gory details of how the  final year Sociology student of Lagos State University (LASU) was gruesomely murdered More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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Video: Ajaokuta-Itobe Bridge Safe -FG

( News Investigators) Mr Kajogbola Jimoh, Federal Controller of Works in Kogi has assured Nigerians that the Ajaokuta-Itobe bridge is intact and structurally stable against insinuations that it has divided into More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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Video: US Senate At Impasse Over Trump Impeachment Trial

( News Investigators) Democrats and Republicans in the US Senate remained at loggerheads on Friday over how to proceed with the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. As lawmakers returned from a More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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Video: We Killed Soleimani To Stop A war -Trump

( News Investigators) U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States killed top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani to stop a war. Addressing newsmen in Florida, Trump alleged that Soleimani More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, January 4th, 2020
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If We Don’t Kill “RULE OF LAW” Eule Of Law Will Kill Us

( News Investigators) Rule of law allowed Fayose to go over sea for surgery when his lawyer presented medical report of his health condition. Check the pictures below and see where he is having his SURGERY More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 3rd, 2020
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Sale Mamman: Taking The Right Steps In Nigeria’s Power House

( News Investigators) Have you met the Honourable Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman? I have and nothing has made me more confident that President Muhammadu Buhari has got his Man Friday in the power sector at More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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Africa’s Wealthiest Man Enters New Year $4.3bn Richer

( News Investigators) Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, became $4.3 billion richer in 2019 as his fortune continued to grow on the back of investments in cement, flour and sugar. The 62-year-old Nigerian More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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Let’s Make Nigeria A nation Of Prosperity, Peace In 2020 -Buhari

( News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined Nigerians to be tolerant, law abiding and peace loving as the nation enters a decade of “prosperity and promise for Nigeria and for Africa’’. “This More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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Hate Speech Bill And The Controversies

( News Investigators) One of the bills before the 9th Senate is the Hate Speech Bill, which was reintroduced by the sponsor, Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, on Nov.12, 2019. Abdullahi, who is also the Deputy Senate Chief More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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NLC Sets For Showdown With States Over Minimum Wage

( News Investigators) The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has directed state councils to await directive to engage state governors who fails to meet the Dec. 31 deadline implementation of the minimum wage. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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2020: Nigerians To Enjoy Better Education, Health, Sanitation

( News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari Buhari on Wednesday pledged new reforms in the nation’s education, healthcare and water sanitation. Buhari also promised that workers would have a living wage More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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More Economic Opportunities In Agric., Manufacturing In 2020 -Buhari

( News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will create new opportunities in agriculture, manufacturing and other long neglected sectors to address the challenges of poverty among Nigerians More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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FG To Inaugurate 47 Road Projects, 13 Housing Estates, Others In 2020 – Buhari

( News Investigators) The Federal Government says it will complete 47 ongoing road projects, including those leading to the nation ports, and major bridges including substantial work on the Second Niger Bridge More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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I Won’t Contest In 2023, President Buhari Insists

(News Investigators) President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his intention not to contest the 2023 presidential elections but determined to help strengthen the electoral process both in Nigeria and across Economic More...