By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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2 Lecturers Abducted In Kaduna Escape Kidnappers Den

Two lecturers, Adamu Chonoko of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and Umar Chonoko of Kaduna Polytechnic, abducted 10 days ago in Kaduna, have escaped from their kidnappers den. Spokesperson of Kebbi Indegenes Resident More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Police Confirm Release Of Abducted Priest In Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State says that the abducted Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Theophilus Ndulue, has been released and reunited with the Catholic Diocese of Enugu. The command’s Public Relations Officer, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Army Rescues Octogenarian, Others From Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army troops deployed at Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno has subdued Boko Haram terrorists and rescued an Octogenarian, three women and four children held captives by the insurgents. The Nigerian More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Gunmen Abducts Another Catholic Priest In Enugu

The Enugu Police Command said that it has commenced a massive manhunt of abductors of a Catholic Priest, Rev.-Fr. Theophilus Ndulue. This was coming barely two weeks after the release of another catholic priest More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Kogi Polls: Thugs Attack Journalists At Ayaingba

Ayaingba (Kogi), Nov. 16, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Thugs suspected to belong one of the political parties contesting in the Governorship and National Assembly elections in Kogi, have allegedly attacked Mr Sam More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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COZA Rape Case: Busola Vows To Drag Fatoyinbo To Appeal Court

COZA Pastor Fatoyinbo and Bukola Dakolo (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mrs Busola Dakolo, wife of Nigerian singer Timi Dakolo, has vowed to take her rape case against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder Commonwealth More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Policeman Defiles Colleagues Daughter

A 45-year-old policewoman (name withheld) on Thursday narrated to an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court how a fellow police personnel, Mohammed Alidu, allegedly defiled her nine-year-old daughter More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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Judge Remands Student, 5 Suspected Cultists For Shooting Man In Private Part

Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court on Wednesday remanded Shittu Saheed, a student of the Lagos State University (LASU), and five suspected cultists for armed robbery and allegedly shooting More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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Policeman Who Supplies Drugs To Boko Haram Nabbed

(NEWS INVESTIGATOR) The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Yobe, said it had arrested a policeman and a drug trafficker  (names with held) for allegedly conniving and supplying  59kg of prohibited More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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No Robbery Attempt At CBN In Benin – Police

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Edo Police Command has denied reports of robbery attempt at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Benin. DCP Ayoola Ajala, Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations, who spoke More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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Phidophilia: Police Arrest 2 Elders For Rape Of Pupil

Two elderly men have been arrested by Kebbi State Police Command for an alleged rape of 11-year-old primary school pupil in Gwandu Local Area of the state. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the girl, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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BREAKING: Boko Haram Attacks Damaturu, NAF Jets To The Rescue

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Members of the Boko Haram terrorist group has attacked Damaturu, the Yobe State capital at about 4.55 pm local time today. A resident of Damaturu, Malama Fatsuma Dada who spoke to Neptune More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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High Court Grants Bail To Briton In PI&D Case

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, admitted a British national, James Nolan, to bail in the sum of  N500 million. Justice Okon Abang, who granted the bail in an application filed by Nolan, ordered More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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FCT Police arrest 42 suspects over rape, other criminal offences

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Wednesday said it arrested 42 suspects over rape, kidnapping and other criminal activities in the territory. The Commissioner of Police in charge More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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German Police Arrest 15-Year-Old Girl Accused Of Killing Half-Brother

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) German police have arrested a 15-year-old girl accused of killing her three-year-old half brother, a police spokesman in the city of Bielefeld said on Thursday. Investigators think the teenager More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
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3 Months Imprisonment For Social Media Offenders – Bill Passes First Reading

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A bill seeking to regulate social media in the country has passed first reading at the senate. The bill entitled, ‘protection from internet falsehood and manipulations bill, 2019’ is More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Court Fixes Nov. 7 For Ruling On Abdulrasheed Maina

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, said that it would deliver its ruling on the bail application filed by the former Chairman of defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, on Nov. 7. Justice More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Aborted Wedding: Court Tells Woman To Refund Ex-Fiancé

(News Investigators)/ A Gudu Grade I Area Court in Abuja has ordered a 22-year-old woman, Aisha Shetima to meet with her estranged fiancé, on how much money she will return to him, after their wedding failed to More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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Ronaldo’s Hair Stylist Stabbed To Death

A celebrity hairstylist identified as Cristiano Ronaldo’s crimper has been stabbed to death in a Swiss hotel room. Ricardo Marques Ferreira has been named as the murder victim whose body was found by a cleaner More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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NDLEA Discovers Cannabis Sativa Farm In Oluyole In Oyo State

Oyo state government has been charged to beam its searchlight on the Gbeerede, Odo-Kurodo and Aba-Tade community of the Oluyole local council district notorious for the cultivation of Indian Hemp. This More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
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Nigerian Murdered In S/Africa – Consulate Confirms

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Mr Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Mr Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 28th, 2019
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Police Arrest Man Who Slammed Baby To Death

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigerian Police has arrested one Isiaka Ayobami of No. 2, Ayo Ijaiye Street, Isheri, Lagos, for forcefully seizing a one-year-old girl, Aishat Isiaka, from her mother and hitting her on More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, October 25th, 2019
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Nigerian Citizen Sentenced for Role in International Cyber-Fraud Scheme

cyber fraud A citizen of Nigeria residing in Atlanta, Georgia, was sentenced to 78 months in prison yesterday for his role in an international cyber fraud scheme, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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Man Robs Bank A Day Before Wedding To Pay For Venue, Ring

He basically stated that he was getting married tomorrow so he didn’t have enough money for a wedding ring that he wanted to buy and he needed to pay for the wedding venue… A Texas man has been arrested More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Bishop Berry Dambaza Commits Suicide By Jumping From 4th Floor

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Reverend Berry Dambaza, a senior Zimbabwean pastor with Upper Room Ministries died on Monday, September 23, after committing suicide by jumping from the third floor of Rezende Parkade in Harare. Pastor More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Man makes love to 4 daughters, blames God

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A 64-year-old man, Bassey Archibong, of No. 10 Kunle Dipo Street, Majidun, Owutu, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State, has been arraigned for having carnal knowledge of his four daughters aged More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Alleged Husband Killer: Court Fixes Oct. 16 for Sanda To Open Defense

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) An FCT High Court Maitama on Tuesday fixed Oct. 16,  for Maryam Sanda, accused of killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello, to open her defence. The matter was adjourned at the instance of  More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Sex For Admission: Watch BBC Full Video Of Life Inside UNILAG ‘Cold Room’

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has shut-down the ‘Cold Room’, where lecturers allegedly assault student sexually. The development comes 24 hours after the British Broadcasting Service More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 7th, 2019
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Rape Allegations: Police Arrest Former Speaker In Nepal

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Police in Nepal on Monday said they have arrested Krishna Mahara, former speaker of House of Representatives over rape allegations by a government worker. Mahara, resigned from his job after More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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IGP Tasks Petroleum, Illegal Bunkering Taskforce On Firmness

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Adamu has called on the Special Task Force on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering to be firm in the discharge of their duties. Adamu made the call on Wednesday More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, September 27th, 2019
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Lagos Brothel Raided: 14 Customers, Sex Workers Arrested

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit on Friday raided a brothel around Mile 2 area and arrested 14 persons for alleged possession of illicit More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Video: 10,000 Nigerian Girls Forced Into Prostitution In Burkina Faso – Ambassador

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigerian Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Ramatu Ahmed says no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian girls are forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. Ahmed disclosed this in an Interview with the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, August 30th, 2019
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2 Remanded For Allegedly Hacking Into Leadway Assurance Server

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Two men, Kamarudeen Mahamudu and Adekunle Oriola, who allegedly hacked into the server of the Leadway Assurance in a bid to commit fraud, were on Friday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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We’Re Gathering Intel On Nigerians Indicted In U.S, Says EFCC

One of the alleged scammers By Sadiq Umar – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it is collating comprehensive data on Nigerians indicted in the recently busted money laundering and More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Internet Fraud: FBI Nabs More Nigerians In U.S.

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Scores of Nigerians have been arrested in U.S. by the Federal Bureau of Intelligence (FBI) in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and launder the money through More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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6 Men Arrested Over Rape Of Housewife, 2 Girls In Kebbi

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Six men have been arrested for allegedly raping a housewife and two young girls at Warrah, Ngaski Local Government Area of Kebbi State. The Commissioner of Police, Kebbi State Command, Garba More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Videos: Confusion As EFCC Denies Raiding Ambode’s HOUSE

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has denied raiding the residence of the immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, in spite a trending video signifying their More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Man Bags 8 Months Imprisonment For Snatching Woman’s Handbag

 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A Sharia Court ,sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Monday sentenced one Auwal Yusuf to eight  months imprisonment for snatching a handbag from one Maryam Aminu. The convict, who resides More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 17th, 2019
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Why Am I Being Investigated By EFCC- HoS, Oyo-Ita

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has confirmed that she was indeed invited by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to answer to allegations bordering More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Rape: Speak Out, Police Appeal To Victims

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Police Public Relation Officer of the FCT Command, Anjuguri Manzah, has appealed to victims of rape to speak out and cooperate with police prosecutors to get justice. DSP Manzah who More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Friday, August 16th, 2019
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No Prison Break In Keffi- Controller

Mr Emmanuel Okoro, the Controller of the Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Correctional Service, on Thursday refuted reports by a section of the media which claimed there was a jail break at the Keffi Old Prison. Okoro More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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Police Arrest Two Chinese Over Illegal E-Waste Factory

Police in Lagos State have arrested two Chinese, Lin Piehao, 22 and Li Ruoneng, 27, who allegedly operate a factory where e-waste is illegally assembled and exported to China and Vietnam. A very competent police More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 5th, 2019
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Alleged Fake Miracles: Pastor Petitions I-G, Demands Justice, Apology

(News Investigators)/ Founder and General Overseer, Light Way Ministry, Warri, Melody Adjija, has demanded for justice over the circulation of a scandalous online video against him. Mr. Adina, a pastor,  made More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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Room Attendant Docked For Allegedly Stealing $3,200 From Hotel Guest

Judiciary ABUJA/News Investigators/The police on Friday arraigned a 32-year-old room attendant, Obinna Odoh, in a Wuse Zone II  Magistrates’ Court  Abuja for allegedly  stealing 3,200 dollars More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
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Teenager Allegedly Hacks Into Wema Bank Account, Steals N4m

Wema Bank (News Investigators)/ A teenager, Nonso Okereke, was on Wednesday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly hacking into a Wema Bank account and stealing N4 million. Okereke, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Operation Puff Adder: Police Arrest 60 Kidnappers, 2 Female ‘Cook’

Suspected kidnappers paraded by Police (News Investigators)/The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has arrested 62 suspected kidnappers within the last one week. The suspects, including two women, were More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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Onnoghen Probe: NJC Forwards Report To Buhari, Says Assests Declaration Matter Subjudice

Suspended Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen By Sadiq Umar – The National Judicial Council (NJC) has forwarded its position to President Muhammadu Buhari on the petition by the Economic and Financial Crimes More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Alleged N33Billion Embezzlement: Reps Demand Sack Of NEMA DG, Mustapha Maihaja

The House of Representatives on Thursday recommended the sack and immediate prosecution of the Managing Director of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, over an alleged embezzlement of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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NJC Recommends Dismissal Of Ofili-Ajumogobia, Agbadu-Fishim, Four More Judges Under Investigation

By Nuel Suji – The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the dismissal of two High Court judges after it found them culpable of corruption allegations. The NJC urged President Muhammadu Buhari to More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Bala Ciroma Replaces Bello As New FCT Police Commissioner

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has announced the appointment Bala Ciroma as the new Commissioner of Police for the Command. Mr. Ciroma took over from his predecessor CP More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Court Serves Warrant On DSS, AGF For Release Of Sambo Dasuki

By News Investigators /The Federal High Court in Abuja has formally served a warrant of release of Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) on the Director General of Department of State Security Services (DSS) and the Attorney More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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1500 Nigerians In Italian Prison, Says Envoy

By News Investigators – The Italian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stefanou Pontesilli, says no fewer than 1500 Nigerians are serving jail terms for various offences in Italy. Mr. Pontesilli who made the disclosure More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Olisa Metuh Slumps In Court

By News Investigators – Former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, on Monday collapsed in court during the resumption of his money laundering trial at a Federal More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Six Years After, Supreme Court Orders Retrial Of Former Intercontinental Bank MD, Erastus Akingbola, Over N5Billion Alleged Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Supreme Court has ordered a resumption of trial of former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Erastus Akingbola, in the alleged N5billion bank fraud case. The Apex More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Court Grants Dino Melaye N10 Million Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A High Court sitting in Lokoja, Kogi state capital, has granted bail to controversial senator, Dino Melaye, after nearly two weeks of detention. Mr. Melaye is standing trail in the state over More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Stolen Mace Saga: Police Allege Security, Senator’s Complicity

The Divisional Police Officer in the National Assembly, Sulu-Gambari Abdul, on Wednesday blamed the April 18 invasion of the Senate and removal of the Mace by hoodlums on internal conspiracy. Mr. Abdul, a Chief More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Alleged N5.8 Billion Fraud: Court Remands Ex-Katsina Governor Ibrahim Shema In EFCC Custody

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Katsina Tuesday ordered that former governor of Katsina state, Ibrahim Shehu Shema, be remanded in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Buhari’s Nominee Remanded In Prison Over Alleged N182Million Fraud

By News Investigators– Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin has remanded Dr. Saadu Alanamu in prison custody for alleged fraud to the tune of N182m and abuse of bail condition. Incidentally, Mr. Alanamu’s More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Orji Kalu’s N3.2Billion Fraud Trial: Witness Flee To Cameroon

By Sadiq Umar – A former accountant in the Abia State Government House, Akpan Udoh, who was scheduled to testify in the alleged N3.2 billion fraud trial of the former Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, has relocated More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Keyamo Queried Over Repeated Corruption Charges Against CCT Chairman

By Sadiq Umar – The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been queried over its decision to repeat corruption charges against the Chairman of the Code of Conduct More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Panel Recommends Sacking Of Suspended SEC’s DG, Mounir Gwarzo

By Sadiq Umar – The Investigative Panel of Inquiry set up to investigate allegations of financial impropriety and abuse of office leveled against the suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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How 22 Year Old Female Dancer Was Sexually Assaulted @ Lagos Carnival, Abandoned By Govt

By Sadiq Umar – A 22-year-old lady @theibkolukoya shared on her Instagram how she was sexually assaulted at the the just concluded Lagos State Carnival organised by the Steve Ayorinde led Lagos State Ministry More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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Bribe For Promotion: Police Declare Sen. Misau Wanted, Accuse Him Of Desertion

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Police on Sunday took a swoop on Senator Isah Hamman Misau, declaring him wanted over allegations of forge retirement letter and desertion. The Police, in a curious twist accused More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Again, Court Orders Forfeiture Of 56 Houses Allegedly Owned By Ex-Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alsison-Madueke

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the interim forfeiture of 56 houses believed to be owned by former Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The forfeited More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 31st, 2017
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Police Parade 32 Kaduna Highway Kidnappers

By Imam Ibrahim – The Police has paraded 32 suspects in connection with the Kaduna highway kidnappings, even as it said the arrested suspects have confessed to the crime. Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Police Commence Operation Absolute Sanity, Deploy Special On Abuja-Kaduna Highways

By Sadiq Umar – The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate deployment of a Joint Police Team to combat incidences of kidnappings on the Abuja-Kaduna highways. The Abuja-Kaduna More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Goje Didn’t Benefit From Gombe’s N5Billion Loan, Witness Tells Court

By Nuel Suji – A witness in Senator Danjuma Goje’s alleged N25 billion fraud case on Tuesday told a Federal High Court that no kobo of the N5 billion loan facility from Access Bank Plc entered the former More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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NDLEA Arrests Notorious Cocaine Dealer In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA ) has confirmed the arrest and prosecution of notorious Cocaine dealer, Ahmed Buba  a.k.a “Ajebo” More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Whistle Blower: EFCC Intercepts N250Million From Unknown Source In Lagos

By Sadiq Umar – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Monday intercepted the sum of N250 Million from yet to be identified person in Lagos. EFCC said it intercepted huge sums of money in various More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Olu Falae’s Abductors Bag Life Sentence

By Sadiq Umar – An High Court Akure on Monday sentenced to life imprisonment the abductors of Afenifere chieftain and former Secretary to the Federal Government Olu Falae. The Court sitting in Akure, Ondo More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Accused Ex-NNPC GMD, Andrew Yakubu, Gets N300Million Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday granted bail to the former Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Engr. Andrew Yakubu in the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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ICPC Arraigns Ex-Skye Bank Official Over N78.5Million Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a former staff of Skye Bank, Yemi-Aris Olaniran, to court for allegedly defrauding the Federal Government More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Employment Racket : Police Nabbed Two In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Two fraudsters issuing fake appointment letters to those seeking teaching appointments in public schools in Adamawa state have been arrested. The Executive Secretary Post Primary More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 12th, 2017
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Whistle-Blower Policy Is Yielding, Says F.G. As Another $151million, N8billion ‘Loots’ Discovered

By Sadiq Umar – The recent Federal Government’s Whistle-blower policy has started yielding fruit with the recovery of the sum of US$151 million and N8 billion looted funds, Information and Culture Minister, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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Buhari Orders Probe Of SGF, Babachir Lawal

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered investigation into accusations of wrongdoing leveled against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal. Secretary to the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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EFCC To Appeal Court Judgment On Fayose’s Accounts

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday faulted an order by a Federal High Court asking it to defreeze the bank accounts of Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti. The court sitting More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Police Arrest Suspected Kidnappers Who Murdered Dangote Employee

By Dipo Awojobi – The Nigerian police said they have arrested three of the kidnappers who murdered one of the employees of Dangote Group and kidnapped five other expatiates of the conglomerate. The police More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Dangote’s Liaison With Kidnappers Murdered, Body Dumped In Gutter

By Dipo Awojobi – Istifanus Bello Gurama, a senior strategist with Dangote Industries Limited, who was reportedly kidnapped three weeks ago, has been murdered. Security sources said Gurama’s body was found More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Accused Supreme Court Justice Granted Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted bail to the Justice of the Supreme Court, Sylvester Ngwuta who is standing trial on corruption charges. “It is my view that it will defeat More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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How First Bank Helped Ex- Defence Chief To Lodge $752, 000 Alleged Corruption Money

By Sadiq Umar – A Relationship Manager of First Bank, Fatima Dauda, on Monday told a Federal High Court how she assisted former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh, opened and lodged the sum of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu Over Money Laundering

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday charged former Gov. Orji Uzor Kalu of Abia with money laundering before a Federal High Court in Lagos. The former governor is More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 29th, 2016
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Why Obanikoro Is Still In EFCC Detention

By Dipo Awojobi – There are strong indications that a former Minister of State (Defence) Musiliu Obanikoro is yet to refund the N785million allegedly collected from the Office of National Security Adviser More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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Banker Arrested Over Attempt To Assassinate Husband

By Dipo Awojobi – A banker and wife, Oluchi Tochukwu, was arrested Wednesday with two others by the Ogun State Police command over a failed attempt to kill her husband Onyebuchi Tochukwu in Lagos. She and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Iba Monarch: Four Persons Remanded In Prison Custody For Alleged Murder

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – A High Court of Lagos State, Igbosere, Monday remanded in prison custody four men accused of kidnapping the traditional ruler of Iba Town, Oba Goriola Oseni. Police Commissioner in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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American Businessman Commits Suicide In Lagos Over Economic Crunch

By Dipo Awojobi – A 57 year old American businessman identified as, Charles Carlson, allegedly hung himself on the ceiling in his hotel room in Lekki, Lagos after losing a huge contract, according to The Herald. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 1st, 2016
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Governor’s Brother Arrested By EFCC Over N400m Campaign Funds

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Vice Chairman (South East) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Austin Umahi, and two others have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
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EFCC Arrest Ex-Governor Achike Udenwa, For Flouting Administrative Bail

By Nuel Suji – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arrested the former governor of Imo State Achike Udenwa in connection with alleged campaign scandal at the last presidential election. Udenwa More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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Forgery Trial: Court Grants Saraki, Ekweremadu Bail

By Dipo Awojobi – Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu were Monday granted bail in the commencement of trial in the matter involving the alleged forgery of Senate Standing Rules. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Alleged Husband Killer: Court Adjourns Case Till Next Monday

By Dipo Awojobi – A High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State has adjourned till Monday the suit filed against Yewande Oyediran who allegedly killed her husband, Lowo. This followed the application filed by More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Ecobank Arrests Manager Who Allegedly Stole N14m From Customers Account

By Dipo Awojobi – The management of Ecobank Nigeria has facilitated the arrest of the operational manager of its Ejigbo branch, Akhanenu Ikechukwu, 41, for allegedly withdrawing N14,014.157 from the account More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Fidelity Bank MD, Others In EFCC Net Over $115m Cash From Alison-Madueke

By Dipo Awojobi – The Managing Director of Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Okonkwo, according to sources, was arrested for allegedly receiving More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Man Who Accused Former EFCC Boss Of Corruption Bags Four Years Jail

By Sadiq Umar – The man who once accused former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Lamorde, of diverting proceeds of recovered assets, has been sentenced to three years More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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DSS Arraigns Two Artisans For Cloning Gov. Ambode’s Phone Number

By Dipo Awojobi – The Department of State Security (DSS) on Wednesday arraigned two artisans before an Isolo Magistrate Court for allegedly cloning the mobile line of Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
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3 Kitchen Staff Of FGGC, Akure In Police Net Over Use Of Sanitary Pad For Rituals

By Dipo Awojobi – Three non-academic staff of the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) Akure, Ondo State have been arrested by men of the state police command for allegedly using the sanitary pads of the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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EFCC Releases Amosu, Others On Bail, Seizes Passports

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released the immediate past Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd.), and other senior officers arrested over the $2.1bn arms More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Cults Clash: Assembly Urges Police To Beef Up Security In Ikorodu

By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State House of Assembly has called on the state Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni to beef up security in Ikorodu area of the state to stem the tide of insecurity, especially More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 19th, 2016
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Police Admits N5.6m Ransom Payment In Lagos Kidnapping

By Dipo Awojobi – The police in Lagos has discredited their earlier claim that they secured the release of three students of the Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School, Ikorodu, abducted from their school More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 18th, 2016
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Ibinabo Fiberesima to Remain in Prison, Court Rules

By Dipo Awojobi – Embattled ex-beauty queen, and President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima, who is currently serving a 5-year jail term for manslaughter, has been denied bail by the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 11th, 2016
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Manslaughter: Appeal Court Affirms Five Years Jail Term For Actress, Fiberesima

By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal has upheld the judgment of a Lagos State High Court sentencing an ex-beauty queen, Ibinabo Fiberesima, to five years imprisonment for manslaughter. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Ese Oruru: Yunusa Dahiru Faces Five Count Charge

Yunusa Dahiru, the alleged abductor of Ese Rita Oruru, was on Tuesday, dragged before a Federal High Court in Yenegoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. The accused is facing a five count charge, according to charge More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
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153 Nigerians Awaiting Execution In China, Malaysia

By Dipo Awojobi – Not less than 153 Nigerians are presently awaiting execution for their involvement in illicit drug trade in Malaysia and China. This was revealed on Tuesday during the plenary session of More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 5th, 2016
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Supreme Court To Deliver Judgement February 26 On Rev. King Death Sentence

By Dipo Awojobi – The Supreme Court yesterday in Abuja said it would on February 26, 2016, pronounce judgment in the appeal filed by Rev. King, the General Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly a.k.a More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Anti-Graft War: EFCC Arrests Former Airforce Chief, AVM. Amosu

By Nuel Suji – Former Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshall Adesola Amosu(rtd) has been arrested by the officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged financial misconduct More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Deeper Life Pastor Kidnapped In Kogi -Abductors Demand N50m Ransom

By Dipo Awojobi – A senior pastor of one of the leading churches in the country, Deeper Life Christian Ministry has been kidnapped in Okene, Kogi State. The incident was said to have happened on Monday night, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Ex- “Sharia Governor” Ahmed Yerima Arraigned Over N1bn Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) on Thursday arraigned former Ahmed Yerima in Gusau High Court for alleged misappropriation of over N1 billion while he served as governor More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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BREAKING: Olisa Metuh Gets Bail

…With N400Million Bail Bond By Dipo Awojobi – The federal high court sitting in Abuja has granted bail to the embattled National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh. Brought More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Metuh’s Trial: Court Adjourns Case Till January 19

By Dipo Awojobi – The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned the case involving the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, till Tuesday, January 19. Recall More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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EFCC Set To Arraign Tompolo, Akpobolokemi, Others

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Thursday January 14, arraign Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo), and Patrick Akpobolokemi, former director general of Nigeria More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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APC Alleges Plot By Rivers Govt To Release 3 Notorious Armed Robbers

By Jackson Udeani – The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State has raised an alarm on alleged plot by the Rivers State Government to release three notorious armed robbery suspects that are standing More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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Bail Application: Ex PDP Chairman To Know Fate On Thursday

By Nuel Suji – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned hearing till Thursday, January 7, 2016, bail application by the former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Haliru Bello More...