By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 18th, 2021
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WHO Says 146m Africans Die Yearly From Tobacco-Related Diseases

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation has revealed that no fewer than 146 million Africans die annually from tobacco related disease. WHO Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti, said this More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 18th, 2021
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Ibadan Mayhem: Minister Tasks Makinde On Security In Oyo

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has charged Gov. Seyi Makinde to ensure adequate security of lives and property in Oyo State. The minister gave the charge in a statement on Thursday More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021
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U.S. Statements On Russia Not Constructive Ahead Of Summit –Kremlin

News Investigators/ Russia says statements made by the United States (U.S.) on the need to contain it are not constructive ahead of the Wednesday summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
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FCTA To Revoke Undeveloped Plots In Abuja

News Investigators/ The FCT Administration has concluded arrangements to revoke undeveloped plots of land in serviced areas allocated to individuals and corporate organisations.Director of Information and Customer More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
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Nigerians In S/Africa Pledges To Uplift Image Of Fatherland

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Citizens Association in South Africa (NICASA) has pledged to continue to work closely with compatriots to promote unity and uplift the image of Nigeria abroad. The President-General More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 10th, 2021
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JUSUN Strike Suspension: Litigants ‘Besiege’ Courts For Adjourned Dates

News Investigators/ Some litigants on Thursday besieged some courts in Iseyin, Oyo, seeking adjourned dates for their cases, after the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) suspended its 64 days strike. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 10th, 2021
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Insecurity: Northern Senators’ Forum Calls For Lasting Solutions

News Investigators/ Chairman of the Northern Senators’ Forum, Aliyu Wamakko, (APC-Sokoto) has called for lasting solutions to tackle the menace of insecurity in the country. Mr. Wamakko, a senator representing More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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Kalu Cautions Perpetrators Of Violence In South East

News Investigators/ Abia Senator, Orji Uzor-Kalu (APC-Abia) has advised individuals sponsoring violence in the South East to stop as it is not in the interest of the people.Mr. Kalu, also Senate Chief Whip of Senate More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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Food, Cattle Dealers Threaten Nationwide Strike

News Investigators/ The Amalgamated Union of Food Stuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AFUCDN) says it will embark on a nationwide strike over alleged illegal roadblocks and multiple taxations on its members. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Kano Residents Express Shock Over Death Of T.B Joshua

News Investigators/ Some Kano residents have expressed shock over the sudden death of Prophet Temitope Babatunde Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations on Sunday morning. In an interview with the News More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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NiDCOM Congratulates 22-Year Old Nigerian For Winning City Council Election In US

22-year old Nigerian- American, Steve EzeonuNews Investigators/ The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated 22-year old Nigerian- American, Steve Ezeonu, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Igangan Killings: Àmotekun, Operations Burst Not Effective, Oyo APC Tells Makinde

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State has told the governor, Seyi Makinde take proactive steps on matters security instead of engaging in rhetorics of having Àmotekun and Operation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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Buhari Suspends Twitter’s Operations In Nigeria

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has suspended, indefinitely, the operations of the microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, in Nigeria. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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Secession: Igbo Business Investment More In North Than Southern Nigeria -Abdullahi Adamu

News Investigators/ Nasarawa senator, Abdullahi Adamu (APC-Nasarawa) says it is impossible for Nigeria to break along regional lines, because the Southern businessmen have more investments in the North than the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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Buhari Presides Over Meeting Of Police Council

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the meeting of the Police Council at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that those in attendance More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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South Korea’s Air Force Chief Resigns After Death Of Female Officer

News Investigators/ The aftermath of a case of alleged sexual harassment of a female non-commissioned officer (NCO) by a fellow officer is rocking the South Korean Air Force.Air Force Chief of Staff, Lee Seong More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 3rd, 2021
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Constitution Amendment: Only 10 Of 196 FCT Districts Fully Developed —Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, says only 10 out of the 196 districts of the FCT are fully developed with infrastructure. Mr. Bello disclosed this at More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021
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2 Die, 4 Injured, As Gas Tanker Crashes In Abuja

News Investigators/ Two persons died on Wednesday while four others sustained various degrees of injury in a road accident involving a gas tanker truck and another vehicle at the Church Gate flyover, Olusegun Obasanjo More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, May 30th, 2021
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Ahmed Gulak, Jonathan’s Ex-Adviser Murdered

News Investigators/ A former Special Adviser Political to President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak has been killed by unknown gunmen in Owerri, Imo State. Information about the sudden death of Mr. Gulak is still More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 28th, 2021
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37 Inmates Of Abeokuta Custodial Centre Gain Varsity Admission

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) on Friday said 37 of its inmates were admitted and matriculated into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). A statement by the Public Relations More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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Constitution Review: NASS Begin Zonal Public Hearings June 1

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives Special Committee on Constitution Review has fixed June 1 to June 3 for its zonal public hearing taking place across the country’s six geopolitical zones.Co- Chair More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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National Flags At Half-Mast In Public Buildings, Facilities In Abuja

News Investigators/ National Flags were flown at half-mast in public buildings and facilities in honour of the late Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and other military officers.The News Agency of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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JUSUN Hopeful Governors Will Uphold Law Guaranteeing Judicial Autonomy

News Investigators/ The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) on Monday expressed the hope that state governors would execute legal requirements on financial autonomy for the Judiciary. The hope was expressed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
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EU Chooses Ghana As Possible Manufacturing Hub For COVID-19 Vaccines

News Investigators/ The European Commission has named Ghana as one of its possible manufacturing hubs of COVID-19 vaccines in Africa.A statement signed on Friday by Eugene Arhin, Acting Director of Communications More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 21st, 2021
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Criminalise Forced Marital Sex, Save Women Dying In Silence –Lawyer

News Investigators/ A Lagos-based female lawyer, Esther Ajayi, has called for amendment of laws against rape to accommodate punishment of a man who forcefully has sexual intercourse with his wife. In an interview More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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Just In: Ayade Defects To APC, Says Buhari’s Commitment To Development Commendable

News Investigators/ The Cross River state, Ben Ayade has officially defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr. Ayade defected to the APC on Thursday in Calabar More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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Governors Vow To Implement Fiscal Sustainability Plan

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has resolved to put the necessary legal frameworks and institutions in place for States Fiscal Transparency Accountability, and Sustainability (SFTAS). SFTAS More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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Buhari’s Executive Order #10: We’Re Resolving Implementation Issues –Governors

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum NGF (NGF) says parties involved in Executive Order #10 are working earnestly to resolve the issues surrounding the implementation of the order. The forum said More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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FEC Approves N805.7m To Beef Up Security At EFCC Hqtrs

News Investigators/ The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N805.7 million for the purchase equipment to enhance security at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) headquarters, Abuja. Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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FRSC Urges Compliance With 30 km/h Speed Limit On Township Roads

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to comply with the speed limit of 30 kilometres per hour on township roads. The Katsina State FRSC Sector Commander, Ali Tanimu,made More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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JUSUN, PASAN Strike May Soon End -Ngige

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says it is hopeful the week-long consultations with stakeholders will end the strike by Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) and Parliamentary Staff Association of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
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Buhari Seeks Senate Approval For $6.183 Bn External Loan

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has sought the approval of the Senate for an external loan of 6.183 billion dollars, to fund the deficit of N5.602triillon in 2021 Appropriation Act. This is contained More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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NAF Airstrike Neutralises Bandits In Kaduna –Aruwan

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State Government says the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) airstrike has neutralised bandits in aerial missions in Chikun, Birnin Gwari Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Kaduna.The Commissioner More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
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Insecurity: Katsina, Daura Emirates Suspend ‘Sallah Durbar’

News Investigators/ The Katsina Emirate Council has cancelled Sallah Durbar, popularly called ‘Hawan-Sallah’. The Emir of Katsina, Abdulmumini Kabir, gave the directive in a statement by the council’s More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
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Southern Senators’ Forum Backs Governors On Open Grazing Ban, Other Security Steps

News Investigators/ The Southern Senators’ Forum has commended steps taken by state governors from the region to stem the rise in insecurity. The forum disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement jointly signed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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EFCC Boss Solicits Public Support For Anti-Graft War

News Investigators/ The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa has stressed the need for all Nigerians to embrace the fight against corruption, adding that More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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FG Delegation To Visit Ghana Over Nigerian/Ghanaian Traders’ Conflict

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that a ministerial delegation be sent to Ghana to resolve the lingering conflict between Nigerian traders and Ghanaian authorities. The delegation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Israel Reroutes Parade To Avoid Clashes With Palestinians

News Investigators/ Israel’s government on Monday rerouted an annual nationalist flag parade away from East Jerusalem’s flashpoint sites to avoid further clashes with the Palestinians. The decision came More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Alleged Fraud: Buhari Approves Panel Of Inquiry On NPA, Suspends MD Hadiza Usman

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rotimi Amaechi for the setting up of an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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JUSUN, PASAN Strike To End Soon -FG

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has expressed optimism that the strike of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), and the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), would end soon. Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
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Minister Expresses Concern Over New Paediatric HIV Infections

News Investigators/ The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has expressed concern over new paediatric HIV infections in children aged 0-4 years. He expressed his worry during a national dialogue on Prevention More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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INEC To Create 956 Additional Polling Units ln Sokoto State

News Investigators/ The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) plans to create additional 956 polling units in Sokoto State.INEC’s National Commissioner, Festus Okoye, made the disclosure during a stakeholders More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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Tanzania To Deepen Economic, Diplomatic Ties With Nigeria –Envoy

News Investigators/ Tanzania will continue to partner with Nigeria in economic diplomacy, its High Commissioner in Nigeria, Benson Bana, said in Abuja on Tuesday. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of the Tanzania-Nigeria More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 30th, 2021
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Reinstating First Bank’s Adeduntan ‘ll Boost Investor Confidence – Okunrounmu

News Investigators/ A former Director, Budgeting Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Titus Okunrounmu, has commended the apex bank for reinstating Adesola Adeduntan as Managing Director of First Bank Nigeria More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 29th, 2021
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Senate Summons Finance Minister, Army Chief On Releases For Security Operations

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Senate on Thursday summoned Finance Minister, Director-General of Budget Office and Chief of Army Staff (CAS) to give details of funds released to the Nigerian Army to combat insurgency More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 29th, 2021
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Access Bank Profit Before Tax Increases By 30% In Q1

News Investigators/ Access Bank Plc has posted a profit before tax (PBT) of N60.1 billiion, representing an increase of 30 per cent for the first quarter ended March 31. The Chief Executive Officer of the group, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Fees Increase: ASUU Says 75% Of Students May Drop Out Of Kaduna Varsity

News Investigators/ The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kaduna State University (KASU) Chapter, says 75 per cent of the university’s students may drop out of school due to the monumental increase More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Traditional Ruler Urges FG To Revisit Dredging Of Niger, Benue Rivers

News Investigators/ A traditional ruler in Kogi, Abdulrazaq Isa-Koto has urged the Federal Government to revisit the issue of dredging the River Niger and Benue, to address perennial flooding of coastal communities. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Fidelity Bank Announces 53.9% Growth PBT For Q1

News Investigators/ Fidelity Bank Plc has announced a profit before tax of N10.1 billion for the first quarter (Q1) ended March 31, 2021. The bank’s Managing Direcror/Chief Executive Officer, Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 25th, 2021
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Gunmen Storm Kaduna Church, Kill 1, Abduct 4 Worshippers

News Investigators/ Armed bandits on Sunday stormed the Haske Baptist Church at Manini village, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing one person and abducting four others. The gunmen attacked More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Family Of Slain PDP Women Leader Cries For Justice

News Investigators/ The family of a former women leader of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi, Salome Abuh, has demanded adequate compensation for her murder and her right to life. The husband of the late More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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JUST IN: Bandits Kill Three Students Abducted From Kaduna Varsity

News Investigators/ Three of the recently abducted students of Greenfield University, a privately-owned tertiary institution in Kaduna State, north central Nigeria have killed.The armed bandits last Wednesday invaded More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Kano/Jigawa Customs Command Generated N7.6Billion In Q1 2021 –Comptroller

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Kano/Jigawa Area Command, says it generated a total of N7.658 billion revenue in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021. The Customs Area Comptroller, Suleiman More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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About Dozen Heads Of State Expected In Chad On Friday For Late President’s Funeral

News Investigators/ No fewer than 12 African heads of state and French President Emmanuel Macron are expected to attend the funeral of Chadian President, Idriss Déby Itno, who succumbed to his injuries while visiting More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 18th, 2021
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Troops Arrest Boko Haram Informant, Tighten Security In Yobe –Army

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army says the troops of 27 Task Force Brigade on the platform of Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested suspected Boko Haram informant identified as Modu Ari, in Kamuya area of Yobe. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 18th, 2021
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90 Percent Of FG Appointee Officers Are Unqualified -Union

News Investigators/ The Senior Staff Union in Colleges of Education (SSUCOEN) has said that there were infractions in the selection of principal officers for six Colleges of Education (COE) as announced recently More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 16th, 2021
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Defence Chief Urges Closer Collaboration On lntelligence

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff, Leo Irabor, has called for more collaboration between the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), the military and other security services leveraging on the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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Take Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine, UNICEF Urges Nigerians

News Investigators/ The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged those who received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, Astrazeneca vaccine, to take second dose for stronger immunity against the virus. UNICEF More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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Myanmar Protesters Boycott Thingyan New Year’s Festivities

News Investigators/ People across Myanmar boycotted celebrations of new year, the country’s most important festival, to show their opposition to the military junta and deadly suppression of demonstrations against More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, April 12th, 2021
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Troops Repel Terrorists lncursion, Eliminate Scores In Borno

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army says, its troops supported by Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have thwarted Boko Haram terrorists’ incursion into Damasak, Headquarters of Mobbar Local Government More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, April 12th, 2021
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Hijab: 10 Kwara Schools Resume April 12

News Investigators/ Kwara Government has announced that the 10 schools involved in a recent hijab controversy in the state would resume their third term academic session on Monday, April 12. A statement from More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 9th, 2021
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Army Confirms Killing Of 11 Personnel ln Benue

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army has confirmed the killing of one officer and 10 soldiers who are on stabilisation operation in Benue State by yet to be identified criminals. The Director, Army Public Relations, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 8th, 2021
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PDP Schedules South West Zonal Congress Next Monday

News Investigators/ The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assured members its resolve to work with all stakeholders to achieve a seamless and unifying congress of our great More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 8th, 2021
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Osinbajo Eulogises Aisha Buhari At Book Launch

News Investigators/ The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday eulogised the tenacity, courage and commitment of the First Lady, Aisha Buhari. Mr. Osinbajo was speaking during a public presentation of a More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 8th, 2021
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PFN To Train Youths On Political Participation, Good Governance

News Investigators/ The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) says it is set to train youths across the federation to strengthen their participation in governance.PFN’s President, Wale Oke, made this known More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, April 6th, 2021
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Buhari Appoints Alkali Baba Ag. IGP

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Usman Alkali Baba as the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP).The appointment came barely two months after he elongated the tenure of former IGP More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, April 6th, 2021
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Stop Gloating At Disappearance Of NAF Fighter Jet –Mohammed

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has condemned the malicious celebration of the disappearance of Nigeria Air Force (NAF) fighter jet in Borno on March 31, by some “unpatriotic’’ Nigerians. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 2nd, 2021
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Kwara Gov. AbdulRazaq Greets Christian Faithful At Easter

News Investigators/ Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has congratulated Christian faithful in the state on the Easter celebrations. Mr. AbdulRazaq said this in his Easter message by his Chief Press Secretary, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 2nd, 2021
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Missing NAF Aircraft Might Have Crashed -Official

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says intelligent report gathered by its surveillance aircraft, Special Forces, and ground troops indicates that its missing aircraft might have crashed. A statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 2nd, 2021
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Senate Wants FG’s Dividend Share In BoI Increased To 20 Percent — Sen. Adeola

News Investigators/ The Senate has urged the Bank of Industry (BOI) to increase the percentage of dividends accruing to the Federal Government, even after it had paid an N8.2 billion dividend to the Central Bank More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 2nd, 2021
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Access Bank Posts Gross Earnings Of N764.7bn For 2020, Extends African Footprint — MD

News Investigators/ Access Bank Plc has declared gross earnings of N764.7 billion for the financial year ended Dec. 31. 2020, in spite of the challenging economic and regulatory landscape. The bank said, in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
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Easter: DPR Assures Nigerians Of Petroleum Products Availability

News Investigators/ The Department for Petroleum Resources (DPR), has assured Nigerians of adequate supply of petroleum products before, during and after the Easter. Head, Public Affairs, DPR Paul Osu made this More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 30th, 2021
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Katsina Govt Reintroduces Levy, Cattle Tax To Cater For Banditry Victims –Official

News Investigators/ The Katsina State Government is planning to reintroduce development levy and cattle tax in order to raise its revenue. Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Faruq Lawal-Jobe, made the disclosure More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, March 29th, 2021
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Why Many Nigerian Leaders Achieve Little In Office –Ex-Power Minister

News Investigators/ Former Minister of Power, Chinedu Nebo, has said that most Nigerian leaders achieve very little while in office because they were products of bad followership.Mr. Nebo, a professor of engineering, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, March 28th, 2021
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Buhari Receives Politicians Seeking Refuge

News Investigators/ In a remarkably busy week, President Muhammadu Buhari opened his heart and arms to receive former political heavy weights running to the APC for refuge after a long sojourn in the cold. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, March 25th, 2021
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Olamiti, Kabiru Others Bag IPI Board Appointment

News Investigators/ Chairman Board of Management Advent Cable Network Nigeria Television (ACNNTV) and Publisher Newspot online newspaper, Sir Folu Olamiti and Chairman Trust Media Limited, Mallam Kabiru Yusuf and More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
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Reps To Audit Funds Spent On Rehabilitation, Repairs Of Refineries

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives has resolved to carry out an investigative hearing as well as comprehensive audit of funds spent on rehabilitation, repairs and maintenance of Nigeria’s refineries. This More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
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Chinese Man Bags 3 Months Jail Term For Receiving Stolen NRC Equipment

News Investigators/ A Central Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos on Wednesday, sentenced a 34 year-old , Chinese businessman, Arvin Wu to three months imprisonment for receiving stolen railway sleepers, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
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Growing Polarisation Between Rich, Poor Aggravates Social lnequality ln U.S. -Report

News Investigators/ The Report on Human Rights Violations in the United States in 2020, released on Wednesday, said growing polarisation between the rich and the poor has aggravated social inequality in the U.S.. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
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AstraZeneca: No Reported Case Of Serious Adverse Effects In Nigeria -Official

News Investigators/ The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has not received any official report of serious adverse effects from the 215, 277, people who have received the first doses of the Oxford More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, March 20th, 2021
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How l Escaped Death -Ortom

News Investigators/ The governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom on Saturday recounted how narrowly escaped death following a deadly attack on his convoy by armed herdsmen. Mr. Ortom was visiting a farm near Markudi More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, March 19th, 2021
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Defence Chief Seeks More Legislative Support For Armed Forces

News Investigators/ The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has solicited the support and trust of the National Assembly for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) and other security agencies in their task More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
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118 Stranded Nigerian Returnees Arrive Abuja

News Investigators/ A new batch of one hundred and eighteen(118) stranded Nigerian nationals arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport Abuja, from Tripoli, Libya, in the early hours of Wednesday, 17th March More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
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Yahaya Releases N775 Million Gratuity For Gombe Retirees, Orders Immediate Payment

News Investigators/ Gombe state governor, Inuwa Yahaya has directed immediate payment of N775 million benefits to retirees in the state. The payment which commenced Tuesday in Gombe, capital, is another tranche More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Inflation Rises By To 17.33% In February –NBS

News Investigators/ The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the inflation rate increased in February by 0.86 per cent to 17.33 per cent from 16.47 per cent recorded in January. The NBS said this in its More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Kwara Leads In Maternal, Child Mortality Reduction, Group Says

News Investigators/ Kwara is leading in maternal and child mortality reduction in the country with 68.3 per cent, Saving One Million Lives Programme For Results (SOML PforR) has said. The Programme Manager of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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COVID-19 Vaccines: WHO Admits Small Fraction Of People May Have Allergic Reaction

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation (WHO) says the agency is aware that a small fraction of people – around one person in every one million people vaccinated— may have severe allergic reaction More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, March 12th, 2021
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FCT Minister Commissions AACSTRIS Office To Regularise Documents For Abuja Land, Estate Titles Owners

News Investigators/ Area Council land title owners, beneficiaries of mass housing schemes and multi dwelling structures in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) can now have their titles regularized paving the way More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, March 8th, 2021
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Women’s Day: Reps Pledge To Ensure Free Education For Girl-Child

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives Committees on Women in Parliament and that of Universal Basic Education (UBE) has pledged to work with stakeholders to ensure free education for the girl-child up More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, March 8th, 2021
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Court Adjourns El-Zakzaky’s “Secret Trial” Until March 31

News Investigators/ A Kaduna State High Court, on Monday, adjourned the “secret trial“ of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, until March 31.Justice More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, March 8th, 2021
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FG To Partner Nile University On Production Of COVID-19 Vaccine

News Investigators/ The Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, has assured that the Federal Government will partner the Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja, on the production of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, March 4th, 2021
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Reps To Investigate Abandoned Projects In Nigeria

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives has vowed to track all abandoned projects in the country to ensure their completion.Chairman of the house ad hoc committee on abandoned projects, Makki Abubakar, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021
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Shoot At Sight Any Civilian Armed With AK-47 -Buhari Orders Military

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered military commanders to shoot at sight any non-military personnal armed with AK-47 guns. The Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
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How Our Abductors Threatened To Kill, Fry And Eat Us If We Misbehaved -Jangede Student

News Investigators/ One of the victims of last Friday’s Zamfara Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, abduction, Hafsat Anka, said the captives threatened to kill, fry and eat them if they misbehaved. She More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
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279 School Girls Released With Help Of Repentant Bandits –Says Matawalle

News Investigators/ The governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle says repentant bandits in the state assisted security agencies in the operation that led to the rescue of Jangebe school girls. The governor, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, March 1st, 2021
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How Intrigues Herald Appointment Of Vice Chancellors At UI -Former VC

News Investigators/ The immediate past Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Ibadan (UI), Idowu Okayinka, said the UI VC selection process had always been marred with conflicts of interest that had made the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, February 28th, 2021
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NSIP: FG Trains Over 1,600 Independent Monitors In S/West, N/West Regions

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has trained about 1,600 Independent Monitors (IMs) in the South-West and North-West regions of the country to supervise the implementation of the National Social Investment More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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Women Farmers’ Body Calls For Review Of Agric Policies, Decries Low Budgetary Allocations

News Investigators/ The Small Scale Women Farmer Organisation in Nigeria (SWOFON), Kogi chapter, has called on the state government to review existing policies on agriculture to fast-track the diversification of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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EFCC Chairman Designate Abdulrasheed Bawa, Appears Before Senate

News Investigators/ The new Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) Chairman designate, Abdulrasheed Bawa, on Wednesday appeared before the Senate for screening. This followed the mention of order 17 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
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Shekau Battles Al-Barnawi As Troops Recapture Marte, Kill Boko Haram Terrorists

News Investigators/ Nigerian Troops have successfully recaptured Marte, a military base it earlier lost to the Boko Haram terrorists. A statement by Army spokesman, Mohammed Yerima, a brigadier general, said More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, February 22nd, 2021
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Abducted Kagara Students, Teachers Regain Freedom

News Investigators/ The kidnapped stydents and staff of the Government Science College Kagara, Niger State, have retained freedom. This was contained in a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, February 19th, 2021
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Kagara: Gumi Briefs Niger Gov. After Meeting With Bandits, Says Kidnappers Ready For Negotiation

News Investigators/ The Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has said that the kidnappers of Students and some staff of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State are ready for dialogue, indicating More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, February 18th, 2021
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FG’s Capacity To End Bandits’ Attacks Not In Doubt –APC

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the Federal Government capacity to end bandits’ attacks on soft targets is not in doubt.National Secretary APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Just In: Armed Men Attack Govt Secondary School, 1 Killed, Scores Abducted

News Investigators/ Armed men have attacked Government Science College Kagara in Rafi Local government area of Niger State. Unconfirmed report said one student is feared killed with several other students abducted. “Some More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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Just In: Buhari Nominates Bawa, 40, As EFCC Chairman, Seeks Senate Confirmation

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has named Abdulrasheed Bawa as the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He has therefore requested the Senate to confirm Bawa’s More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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FG Trains 30,000 Workers To Transform Extension Services –Agric Minister

News Investigators/ The Federal Government, on Monday, announced that it had trained over 30,000 workers as part of efforts to reinvigorate extension services and encourage agricultural productivity. The Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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COVID-19: 109m Nigerians To Be Vaccinated In 2 Years, Says NPHCDA

News Investigators/ The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), has said that it planned to vaccinate approximately 109 million Nigerians that will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination over More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
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Senate Confirms Hassan, Kuru As NDIC, AMCON MDs

News Investigators/ The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Ahmed Kuru as Managing Director, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria(AMCON) for a second term in office, in line with President Muhammadu More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
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Court Orders CBN To Unfreeze #EndSARS Promoters’ Accounts

News Investigators/ The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze the bank accounts of the 20 #EndSARS promoters. Justice Ahmed Mohammed gave the ruling following More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
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Senate Receives Buhari’s Request To Confirm Buratai, Others As Ambassadors

News Investigators/ The Senate on Tuesday, received President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to confirm former Service Chiefs as non- career ambassador designates to Nigeria foreign missions. Mr. Buhari’s request More...