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...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, February 4th, 2021
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Survival Fund: FG Disburses N27bn, Opens Last Scheme Portal Feb. 9

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has disbursed N27 billion to Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) as part of the MSMEs Survival Fund Scheme. Minister of State, Industry, Trade and Investment, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
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Buhari Returns To Abuja After 4-Day In Daura

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday returned to Abuja after four-day official visit to Daura, his hometown in Katsina State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Presidential More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
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Hisbah Confiscates 260 Crates Of Alcoholic Drinks In Bauchi

News Investigators/ The Bauchi State Hisbah Board has confiscated 260 crates of alcoholic drinks from hotels and night clubs as part of its effort to enforce Sharia Islamic code. The permanent commissioner in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
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NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline Gets 8 Weeks Extension

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has extended the ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) integration exercise by eight weeks, with a new deadline of April 6. This More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
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UNODC Hails Marwa’s Appointment, Assures NDLEA Of More Support

News Investigators/ The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has promised to deepen relations with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) under its new Chairman, Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa (Rtd). The promise More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 28th, 2021
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Deputy Speaker Tasks APC On Membership Registration

News Investigators/ The Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Ahmed Wase has urged members of All Progressives Congress(APC) in Plateau to exhibit good conduct during membership registration and revalidation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 21st, 2021
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Turaki’s Corruption Trial Adjourned Till January 25

News Investigators/ The trial of Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, a former Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, has been adjourned till January 25, 2021. At the resumed trial Wednesday, account More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Rumble Over FG’s COVID-19 Vaccine Sharing Formula: Zamfara Gets 1,339, FCT 936 Doses…Lagos, Oyo Plan Purchase

News Investigators/ State Governments, including Ogun, Oyo and Cross River states have faulted the doses of COVID-19 vaccines allocated to them by the Federal Government, even as some have vowed to buy independently More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
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APC Vows To Win Anambra Governorship Poll

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed optimism that it will win the November Anambra governorship poll. The state APC Chairman, Basil Ejidike, said this while speaking with the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 7th, 2021
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NCC Clears Air On Speculations Of Impending Mass Disconnection Of Telephone Subscribers

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has cleared the air on speculations of impending mass disconnection of telephone subscribers. The NCC said the speculations arose as a result More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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COVID-19: Second Wave Ravaging Our Land, Claiming Many Lives, Says LUTH CMD

News Investigators/ The Chief Medical Director (CMD), Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, Chris Bode on Wednesday said COVID-19 second wave was ravaging our land and claiming many lives. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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John Nwodo Emerges National Coordinator Southern, Middle Belt Forum

News Investigators/ Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has appointed the out-going President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nwodo as national coordinator. This is contained in a statement issued More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021
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Unilorin ASUU Declares Readiness To Resume Academic Activities

News Investigators/ Chairman, University of Ilorin Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Saliu Ajao on Tuesday, assured of the Union’s readiness to return to the classroom. Mr. Ajao, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021
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Herdsmen Not Under Attack In South East -MACBAN

News Investigators/ Contrary to media reports, the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has said that Fulani herdsmen were neither under attack nor are they being forced to leave any More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021
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ABCON Tasks CBN On FOREX Stability In 2021

News Investigators/ The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), on Tuesday, urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to continue to stabilise the foreign exchange rates for economic growth. ABCON More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, December 24th, 2020
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Nigeria Records 1,133 New Covid-19 Infections, Total Cases Now 80,922

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 1,133 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, bringing the total figure of infected persons to 80,922. NCDC made More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020
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549 Kebbi Entrepreneurs To Receive N2bn FG Loan, Says Malami

BIRNIN-KEBBI/News Investigators/ No fewer than 3,000 owners of Small and Medium scale businesses in Kebbi State would receive Federal Government’s post COVID-19 grants in order to enhance their business activities, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
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NASS To Make Smart Card Reader Compulsory In Future Elections

News Investigators/ The National Assembly says it plans to make the use of Smart Card Reader compulsory in future elections in Nigeria.Chairperson House Committee on Electoral Matters, Aishatu Dukku said this at More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
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Over 300,000 Benefits From N10bn MSMEs Fund –FG

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Survival Fund scheme has over 300,000 direct beneficiaries paid so far, amounting to close to N10 billion. Special More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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Nigerian Govt Acquires Tools To Spy On Citizens -Report

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Defence Intelligence Agency has acquired equipment that it can use to spy on its citizens’ calls and text messages, according to a report by the University of Toronto’s Citizen More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, December 7th, 2020
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FG Says COVID-19 Offers Opportunity To Rebuild Health System

News Investigators/ The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday said the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak presented the opportunity to structure and even rebuild the country’s health system. The Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 27th, 2020
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Ndume Released On Bail

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, Friday, granted bail to former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, predicating its decision on the ‘good behaviour’ of the senator.Mr. Ndume was granted More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 27th, 2020
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Coronavirus: Africa’s Death Toll Hits 50,000

News Investigators/ The death toll from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Africa has peaked at 50,000 people since the first outbreak on the continent was declared, head of the African Centre for Disease Control More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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FCT Leads In Coronavirus Infections As NCDC Reports 168 New Cases

News Investigators/ The Federal Capital Territory has topped the list of states with highest cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), pandemic as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reports 168 new infections More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 22nd, 2020
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APC Mocks PDP, Says Opposition Rattled By Visit To Johnathan

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was rattled by the recent visit of some of its governors to former President Goodluck Jonathan. APC More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, November 21st, 2020
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EndSARS Panel: CCTV Reveals How Army Deployed At Least 7 Vehicles To Lekki Tollgate

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army deployed no fewer than seven military trucks to the Lekki Tollgate on the evening of Oct. 20, the day unarmed #EndSARS protesters were allegedly shot by the military. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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World Toilet Day: Group Laments Absence Of Public Toilets In Plateau

News Investigators/ The Society for Water and Sanitation (NEWSAN) has lamented the absence of public toilets in Plateau State, calling on the Government to construct toilets in offices and other public places. Programme More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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Uber Driver Docked Over Alleged Armed Robbery

News Investigators/ The Police, on Thursday arraigned a 38-year-old Uber driver, Yinka Makinde, before an Ogudu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, over alleged armed robbery. The defendant, of no fixed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020
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FG Suffers 60% Revenue Loss, Amidst Low Oil Prices, Poor FIRS Receipts

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says Federal Government’s earnings, from oil and non-oil sectors coupled with low revenue receipts from the Federal More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 16th, 2020
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24,416 Pass As NECO Releases Common Entrance Results

News Investigators/ The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has announced the results of the just concluded National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) with 24,416 candidates scaling through, scoring a minimum of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 13th, 2020
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Reverse N170 Unbearable Fuel Price Now, PDP Tells Buhari

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the increase in the pump price of fuel which increased from N159 to N170 per liter.The party in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 13th, 2020
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INEC Fixes Dec. 5, For 15 Pending Bye-Elections

News Investigators/ The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed the conduct of 15 pending bye-elections for Dec. 5.The INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 9th, 2020
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Just In: Buhari Directs Compulsory Health Insurance For Corps Members

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to ensure the enrolment of corps members in the National Health Insurance Scheme. The Director-General of NYSC, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 9th, 2020
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MURIC Alleges ‘Subterranean Rumblings,’ Cautions Nigerians Against Protest

News Investigators/ The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has cautioned Nigerians, especially the Muslim faithful against any new protest.MURIC Director, Ishaq Akintola, said this in a statement on Monday in Lagos.“The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, November 7th, 2020
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EndSARS Judicial Panel: Youth Reps Boycott Proceedings Over Frozen Accounts

News Investigators/ The two youth representatives serving in the Lagos Judicial Panel on EndSARS protest on Saturday boycotted the sitting in protest of government’s decision to freeze their bank accounts. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 2nd, 2020
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Police Flag Off Medical Evaluation Exercise For Defunct SARS Operatives

News Investigators/ The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday flagged off the debriefing and medical evaluation exercise for the operatives of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 2nd, 2020
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NECO Resumes 2020 SSCE Nov. 9

News Investigators/ The National Examinations Council (NECO) says it will resume the postponed 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) in all states and the FCT from Monday, Nov. 9. NECO Head Information More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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I Was Almost Stabbed By Kubwa NYSC Camp Looters -DPO

News Investigators/ The Kubwa Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Abdullahi Bello, on Tuesday, said the hoodlums who looted the NYSC Orientation Camp in Kubwa almost stabbed him while trying to safeguard the facility.Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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Looted COVID-19 Palliatives Kept For Vulnerable People, Says NGF

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Monday said the looted COVID-19 palliative in warehouses in some states were not hoarded but kept for vulnerable.The NGF Head of Media and Public Affairs, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, October 7th, 2020
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Senate Passes 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework/FSP Documents

News Investigators/ The Senate on Wednesday passed the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) for the fiscal years.The passage followed the adoption of the recommendations More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
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18,355 Malnourished Children In Kaduna Risk Death Over Poor Budgetary Allocation –Group

News Investigators/ Journalists reporting developments in the nutrition sector in Kaduna State, say poor budgetary allocation is threatening the survival of 18,355 Severe Acute Malnourished (SAM) children in the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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National ID Card Now Mandatory For Driver’s Licence Application —FRSC Boss

News Investigators/ Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi, says the National Identification Number(NIN) is now compulsory for processing and issuance of the driver’s licence. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Buhari Re- Appoints PTDF’s Gusau, PEF’s Bobboi, Other CEO

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointment of Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau as the Executive Secretary of Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) and Ahmed Bobboi as the Executive Secretary/Chief More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Zamfara Seeks Whereabouts Of N37Bn FG Refund, Fingers Ex-Governor

News Investigators/ Zamfara Government says it has alerted security agencies to track the whereabouts of over N37 billion refunds on Federal Government projects executed by the state. The state Commissioner More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
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I’m Not Under US Surveillance -Atiku

News Investigators/ Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has denied a report that the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), an agency of the U.S. Department of Treasury, placed him and his family members More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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COVID-19: PTF Decries Neglect Of Protocols, Says ‘Face Masks Now Turns To Chin Masks’

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force (PTF), on COVID-19 has warned against perceived neglect of the non-pharmaceutical protocols and other measures aimed at tackling the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 18th, 2020
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WTO Race: Okonjo-Iweala, 4 Others Advance To Second Round Of Election

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s candidate aspiring to the position of Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has won the first run of elections and has àlong with four others More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
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Reverse Fuel Price, Electricity Tariff Hikes In 14-Days Or Face Total Shutdown -NLC Tells Buhari

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has given the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to reverse the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel price or face a “total shutdown of the country’s More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
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UNICEF Urges FG To Reverse Prison Sentence On 13-Year-Old Boy

News Investigators/ The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Federal Government to reverse the sentencing of a 13-year-old boy, Omar Farouq, to 10 years’ imprisonment with menial labour for More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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Yahaya Restates Commitment To Youths Empowerment, Human Capital Dev.

As ITF Sets to Establish Regional Office in Gombe. GOMBE/News Investigators/ The Industrial Training Fund, ITF is to establish a regional office in Gombe State to coordinate and oversee the training More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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Be Vigilant Over Ondo Poll, Group Urges Nigerians, International Community

News Investigators/ AS reactions continue to trail the fire outbreak reported at the Ondo State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in which about 5,100 card readers were reportedly More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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NGO Hails El – Rufai’s Monthly N21m LGAs Nutrition Intervention Funding

KADUNA/News Investigators/ A Non Governmental Organization, Save the Children International (SCI) has commended Kaduna State Government for ensuring a monthly disbursement of N21 million to its 23 Local Government More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Edo Election: I.G Withdraws Security Aides From VIPs, Political Appointees

News Investigators/ The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu has barred security aides from accompanying VIPs and political appointees during the Sept. 19 governorship election in Edo. The Force More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Women Affairs Minister Advocates Death Penalty For Rapists

News Investigators/ The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has advocated death penalty for rape and related offences. The call is coming on the heels of a law passed by the Kaduna State House of Assembly More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, September 7th, 2020
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Palpable Fear As Court Hears APC Oshiomhole’s NWC Sack Case

News Investigators/ Fresh trouble is brewing in the All Progressive Congress (APC), over the sack of the Adam Oshiomhole National Working Committee (NWC), even as the party told court it acted in the interest of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, September 7th, 2020
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Troops Kill One, Arrest 4 In Benue, Nasarawa Bandit Camps –DHQ

News a investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have raided some identified bandits’ camps in parts of Benue and Nasarawa states killing one and arresting four on Sunday. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, September 6th, 2020
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FG Provides Relief For Flood, Boko Haram Victims In Borno

News Investigators/ Federal Government has donated assorted food items for distribution to 26,067 households who were victims of Boko Haram insecurity and floods in Borno.Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Ize-Iyamu Faults Obaseki’s COVID-19 Financial Policy

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the forthcoming election in Edo State, Osagie Ize-Iyamu has faulted decisions taken by Governor Godwin Obaseki during the COVID-19 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Edo 2020: PDP Says Education Ministry Fire Not foreclosed

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Saturday threatened to set up an inquiry into the incident that led to the fire outbreak that razed the Ministry of Education, Iyaro, Benin, in 2011/2012. Chairman More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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EFCC Arrests Woman Fake Official

News Investigators/ The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Hajiya Hadiza Umar Abubakar for defrauding a job seeker, Nuraddeen Abubakar of N3,000,000( Three Million Naira only) through More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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COVID-19: Nationwide Curfew Now 12a.m. To 4a.m. –PTF

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has adjusted the curfew from 12 midnight through 4a.m. as it continued the gradual easing of lockdown measures imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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PEF, PPPRA To Be Merged In New PIB –Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister of State for Petroleum Resource, Timipre Sylva, says two regulatory bodies in the oil and gas sector will be merged as one regulator in the new Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Death Sentence: Kano Judiciary Submit Case Details To Falana

News Investigators/ Kano State Judiciary says it has submitted certified copies of the Sharia Court judgment to the Human Right activist, Femi Falana, to enable him to appeal the judgment that sentenced Yahaya More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Gombe Inaugurates 7-Man Committee On Schools Dev., Teachers Rationalisation

News Investigators/ The Gombe State Government has inaugurated a committee on schools development and teachers rationalisation in other to enhance educational development in the State. The committee is to among More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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EFCC Arrests 14 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Enugu

News Investigators/ Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has arrested fourteen suspected internet fraudsters, from different parts of Awka, Anambra State. They were arrested on More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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SSCE/NECO Fixes Registration Deadline For Sept. 10

News Investigators/ The National Examination Council (NECO) on Monday fixed Sept. 10 as deadline for the registration of schools and examination candidates for the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE). A More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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First Direct Flight Between Israel, UAE Takes Off

News Investigators/ The first direct flight between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) took off on Monday morning, almost three weeks after the two countries sealed a historic diplomatic deal. The flight, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Buhari Moves NIMC To Communications Ministry

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the transfer of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy. The News Agency of Nigeria More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Ignore FG’s Satanic Verses Called CAMA, CRA Tells Churches, Urges CAN To Appoint Liaison Officers To NASS

News Investigators/ The Christian Rights Agenda CRA, has described the newly enacted Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) as an anti-Christ law from the pit of hell, urging Churches not to obey it. With a More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
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Yahaya Restates Commitment To Sound Education

News Investigators/ The Gombe State governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has reassured of his administration’s commitment to sound education, saying it remains one of its cardinal programmes. Mr. Yahaya More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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Police Deploy 5,000 Personnel For Ondo LG Election

News Investigators/ The Commissioner of Police, Ondo State Command, Bolaji Salami, says the command has deployed 5,000 cops to provide security on Saturday, for the Local Government Areas election. Mr. Salami More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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PDP Reps Dissatisfy With 30 Slots Per Member FG’s Job Allocation

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) minority caucus in the House of Representatives have rejected the 30 job slots allotted to each member of the green chambers from the 774,000 public jobs scheme More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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NNPC Now Supports EITI -Kyari

News Investigators/ The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari says the corporation has become an Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) supporting More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Boko Haram Terrorist Now Recruiting Child Soldiers –MNJTF

News Investigators/ The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) says the Boko Haram terrorist group has introduced the use of child soldiers to resuscitate its declining influence in the Lake Chad Basin. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020
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JUST IN: UNILAG VC, Oluwatoyin Ogundipe Sacked

News Investigators/ The Vice-Chancellor of University of Lagos (UNILAG), Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has been sacked by the governing council of the institution. His removal was announced during meeting of the Governing More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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Mamman Daura Faults Rotational Presidency, Says It Should Be Based On Competence

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari’s influential nephew, Mamman Daura, has suggested that the most qualified Nigerian irrespective of zone should succeed his uncle in 2023. Mr. Daura made the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
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Nigeria Stock Market Loses N70bn, Amid Losses By Blue Chips

News Investigators/ The nation’s bourse returned to negative territory on Tuesday with the market capitalisation shedding N70 billion due to losses by some blue chips. The market capitalisation was down 0.54 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Northeast Terrorists Running To Northwest As Sahel Terrorists Explore Region – DSS

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS) is aware of the presence of Jihadi elements from far Burkina, Mali, Niger and Libya in Nigeria’s Northwest region seeking alliances with armed groups, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 24th, 2020
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Oyo Inaugurates Agricbusiness Training Programme For Secondary Schools

News Investigators/ Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has inaugurated the pilot scheme of an agricbusiness training programme for secondary schools. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the programme More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 24th, 2020
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Political Crisis: Buhari Arrives In Mali

President Muhammadu Buhari News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Mali on a reconciliation mission to restore amity to the West African country, rocked by protests against President Ibrahim More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, July 12th, 2020
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Army Recovers 711 Cows, 592 Sheep From Bandits

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Army under the Operation Sahel Sanity recovered 711 cows and 592 sheep during from July 6 to July 11 in three North West states, an official said on Sunday. The Acting Director More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 11th, 2020
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How Magu Used ‘Pastor’ To Launder Re-Looted Funds Abroad – Report

News Investigators/ A report by the Presidential Probe Panel has revealed details of how the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, alledgedly used a cleric More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 11th, 2020
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Magu: Corrupt Officials’ Days Are Numbered, No Sacred Cows –Buhari Warns

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the arrest and on-giong probe of the suspended Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu is an indication that More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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DSS, Police Raid Magu’s Residence

News Investigators/ Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS), and the Nigeria Police Force, on Tuesday, combed the home of Ibrahim Magu, the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
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Just In: Buhari Approves Magu’s Suspension

News Investigators/Embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been suspended.President Muhammadu Buhari approved the suspension following allegations of corruption More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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109,823 Beneficiaries Of N-Power Now Business Owners –Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, says no fewer than 109,823 beneficiaries of the N-Power Programme are now business owners.Mrs More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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Army Day: 1,000 Households Get Free Food, Fertiliser In Kaduna

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army has distributed food items and fertiliser to 1,000 households in two communities in Kaduna State, to mark the 2020 Army Day Celebration.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 3rd, 2020
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Flags Fly At Half-Mast In Ondo After Health Commissioner Dies Of Covid-19

News Investigators/ Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Wahab Adegbenro, has died of Covid-19 complications on Thursday at the Federal Medical Centre in Owo, Ondo State. Flags are flying at half-mast in honour More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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Abuja National Hospital Treats 50,000 Patients In 6 Months – CMD

News Investigators/ Chief Medical Director (CMD), National Hospital, Abuja, Jeff Momoh, says the hospital attended to no fewer than 50,000 patients for routine care in the past six months. Mr. Momoh, a medical More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, June 28th, 2020
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Judgement Day For Bandits In Kastina, Zamfara As Troops Kill Several, Rescue Kidnapped Victims

News Investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ‘Operation Hadarin Daji’, eliminated several bandits and rescued many kidnapped victims in continuation of aggressive clearance under ‘Operation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 26th, 2020
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Amnesty International Records 82 Torture, Extra-Judicial Killings By SARS In 3Years

News Investigators/ The Amnesty International (AI) has condemned what it described as gross violations of human rights in the use of extreme torture by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), blaming the Nigerian More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Customs Generates N573bn In 5 Months As Senate Kicks Over Non-Remmitance Of Yearly Surpluses

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Customs Service ( NCS), on Thursday said it had generated N573 billion between January and May from total targetted revenue of N957 billion for the 2020 fiscal year. The Comptroller-General More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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It’s Insensitivity To Those Who Lost Loved Ones To Say COVID-19 Don’t Exist –PTF

News Investigators/ The National Coordinator, Presidential Task Force (PTF), Aliyu Sani, says it is insensitive for those who lost loved ones to the coronavirus to still say that the disease does not exist. Dr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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Alleged $9.8m Fraud: Ex-NNPC GMD Losses Bid To Stop Trial

News Investigators/ The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, declined to stop further proceedings in the trial of former Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Air Force Bombs 10 Armed Bandits’ Camps In North-West —Air Chief

News Investigators/ Chief of Air Staff (CoAS), Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, says Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed 10 bandits’ camps in four states in the North-West zone in the ongoing ‘Operation Wutar More...