By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
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You Must Apologise Over Lekki Killings Gaffe, Nigeria Govt Tells CNN, Amnesty International

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has demanded an apology from Amnesty International, CNN and DJ Switch for misleading the world that there was a massacre at the Lekki Toll Gate on Oct. 20, 2020. DJ More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, October 19th, 2021
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Jobless Woman Gives Birth To Quadruplets

News Investigators/ A 28-year-old unemployed woman, Mrs Mariam Akinkitan, has given birth to a set of quadruplets in Badagry, Lagos State. Chief Medical Director, Ajara Medical Centre, Dauda Bioku told News More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 17th, 2021
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NAF Denies Paying Bandits For Captured Anti-Aircraft Gun That Threatens Buhari

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied a news report alleging that it paid N20 million to bandits who operate in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State in exchange for a captured anti-aircraft More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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13,243 Terrorists With Families Surrender –DHQ

News Investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says 13,243 terrorists and their families have so far surrendered to troops in the North East. The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Bernard Onyeuko, disclosed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, October 11th, 2021
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Zulum Receives Women, Children Who Escaped From Boko Haram Den

News Investigators/ Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum on Monday received six women and nine children who escaped from the bondage of Boko Haram terrorists. Presenting the women and children to the governor More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, October 11th, 2021
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NDLEA Arrests 134 Suspects, Recover 5.970kg lllicit Drugs ln Jigawa

News Investigators/ The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Jigawa, says it has arrested 134 suspects for alleged drug related offences. The agency also recovered 5.970 kilogrammes of assorted illicit More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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PIA: Buhari Receives NNPC Certificate Of Incorporation, Challenges Management

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja received the certificate of incorporation of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited from the Corporate Affairs Commission More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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VAT: South-South Governors Resolve To Join Suit In Supreme Court

News Investigators/ Governors of South-South states, on Monday, resolved to join the suit currently before the Supreme Court over the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT). The VAT case is between the Federal More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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Buhari Confesses, Says Past 18 Months, Most Difficult Period

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has described the past 18 months as the most difficult period in the history of Nigeria since the civil war. The president stated this in a nationwide broadcast More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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Buhari Lifts Ban On Twitter

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has approved conditional lifting of ban on microblogging giant Twitter. The president made this position known during a broadcast to mark Nigeria’s 61st Independence More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
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Reps., Senate In Supremacy Battle Over Bills Concurrence

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives and the Senate have again engaged in a battle of supremacy over Bills sent for concurrence. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the House on Tuesday More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Saturday, September 25th, 2021
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Nigeria To Provide Electricity To 5m Households By 2030 –Buhari

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria is working on an ambitious Energy Plan towards reducing the energy shortcomings by year 2030. The President’s spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 24th, 2021
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FG Expends N8.9 trn On Infrastructures Says Vice President

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration spent the sum of N8.9 trillion on infrastructural development in 2020.Mr Osinbajo made the disclosure at the inauguration of the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 24th, 2021
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AfCFTA: SON Charges Electrical Dealers On Quality

News Investigators/ The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has tasked electrical dealers to uphold the highest quality standards for them to benefit from the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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FG Adamant, Says Collection Of VAT By FIRS Remains

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) will continue to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) following the ruling of the Court of Appeal on the matter. The Attorney-General More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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Buhari Meets Queen Of Netherlands, Seeks Intervention In Agriculture, Others

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has held a bilateral meeting on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly holding in New York, USA, with Her Majesty, Maxima Zorreguieta, Queen of The Netherlands. A More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Buhari Attends UN General Assembly In New York

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for New York, United States of America, to participate in the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA76). The session More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Sanwo-Olu Approves Olatunji-Bello As LASU Vice-Chancellor

News Investigators/ Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello as the 9th substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU). The tenure More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
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FG Repositioning Niger Delta Amnesty Programme -Official

News Investigators/ The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) for the reformed Niger Delta militants has been undergoing reforms in the last one year, an official has said. Nneotabase Egbe, Special Adviser on More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 10th, 2021
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FG Replies Afenifere, Says Farm Estates Not Ruga, Ranches

News Investigators/ The Executive Secretary of National Land Development Authority (NALDA), Paul Ikonne says the establishment of 109 Integrated Farm Estate by the Federal Government has nothing to do with Ruga More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 9th, 2021
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Troops Apprehend High Profile Boko Haram Terrorist In N/East

News Investigators/ The Nigerian troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have arrested a high profile Boko Haram member on wanted list in recent raid operations on the terrorists hideouts in parts of the North East. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
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EU, UN Hail Passage Of VAPP In Adamawa

News Investigators/ The European Union (EU) and United Nations (UN) agencies in Nigeria have commended Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa for the passage of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Bill into law in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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Osinbajo Charges AU Member States On AfCFTA Protocols

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo has called on African Union (AU) member states to ratify and implement protocols on free movement of persons, right of residence and right of establishment. These More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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JUST IN: Appeal Court Declares Valentine Ozigbo Valid PDP Candidate For Anambra Election

News Investigators/ The Court of Appeal Abuja Division, has declared Valentine Ozigbo as the validly elected governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) for the Nov. 6 governorship election More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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UN Chief Urges Action To End Enforced Disappearances

News Investigators/ UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged countries to fulfill their obligations toward preventing and prosecuting cases of enforced disappearance. Mr. Guterres described the act as More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 26th, 2021
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Panel Submits Report On Kyari To IGP

News Investigators/ The Special Investigation Panel on the alleged indictment of Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police, has submitted its report to the Inspector General (I-G) of Police, Usman Baba. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
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NDA Vows To Apprehend Attackers, Rescue Officer

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has vowed to rescue its abducted officer by unknown gunmen suspected to be terrorists, confirming the news of an early morning attack on the institution. NDA More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
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Lawan Denies Allegation Of $10m Bribe

News Investigators/ Senate President Ahmad Lawan has described as false the $10 million bribe allegedly offered to members of the two chambers of the National Assembly to pass three per cent host community development More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 23rd, 2021
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Inadequate Funding Inhibiting Oversight Functions, Says NASS Clerk

News Investigators/ The Clerk of the National Assembly (CNA), Ojo Amos, has stated that inadequate funding was inhibiting legislators from performing their oversight functions. He made the remark at at a three-day More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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FIRS Targets N10.1trn Revenue In 2022, Says Nami

News Investigators/ The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has projected generating N10.1 trillion revenue for the 2022 financial year, according to its chairman, Muhammad Nami. Mr. Nami stated this when More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 16th, 2021
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Gunmen Abduct 18 Students, Staff, Kill 3 In Zamfara School

News Investigators/ The Management of Zamafara School of Agriculture and Animal Science, Bakura, has confirmed the kidnap of 15 students of the school and four staff by gunmen. The Deputy Registrar of the school, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 12th, 2021
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Nigerians Can Defeat 3rd Wave Of COVID-19 If -Ehanire

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says the ravaging third wave Delta variant of COVID-19 can be defeated if all citizens play their part in the fight against the pandemic. The Minister of Health, Osagie More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, August 11th, 2021
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Quit If You Can, APC Youths Dare Danjuma Goje

News Investigators/ The All Progressive Congress APC Youths Vanguard has issued a 7-day ultimatum to a former governor of Gombe State, Senator Danjuma Goje, daring him to make do his plan to quit the party More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 10th, 2021
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Poverty Index: FG Commences National Multi-dimensional Survey

News Investigators/ The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has commenced the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) Survey.Mrs Sadiya Umar Farouq, in a statement by her Special More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 9th, 2021
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Reps Caucus Demands Resignation Of Secondus

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives, has called on the party’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus, to resign from office to save the opposition force from More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, August 7th, 2021
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AGF Boosts Community Policing In Kano With Vehicles’ Donation To Police, Vigilante

News Investigators/ The Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), Ahmad Idris, has donated operational vehicles to police and vigilante group to enhance community policing in Kano State. Mr Idris, who handed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 5th, 2021
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Alarming: 747 New Covid-19 Cases Recorded Wednesday

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday recorded 747 fresh cases of COVID-19 infections. The NCDC, on its verified website on Thursday morning, stated that the 747 new More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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FG Parley With ASUU Successful –Ngige

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says the meeting with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) aimed at evaluating the implementation of the Memorandum of Action (MOA) entered into by the parties More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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DSS Fails To Produce 4 Of Igboho’s Aides In Court

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS), on Monday, failed to produce four out of the 12 detained associates of Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, before a Federal More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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FCT CJ Voluntarily Retires, Takes Over As NJI Administrator

News Investigators/ The newly appointed Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Justice Salisu Garba, has voluntarily retired from office and appointed the Administrator of the National Judicial Institute More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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Counter Insurgency: Zulum Inaugurates 1000 Hunters To Protect Farmers

News Investigators/ The governor of Borno state, Babagana Zulim has inaugurated 1000 volunteer hunters to complement the efforts of security agencies in protecting farmers against attacks in their farms. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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Clampdown On BDC: CBN Directs Banks To Set Up Teller Points Forex

News Investigators/ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) to set up teller points in designated branches for the sale of Foreign Exchange (forex) to Nigerians. The directive More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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COVID-19: Nigeria’s Cases Surge Again, As Infections Contract

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s latest surge in coronavirus infections gathered pace on Wednesday with new confirmed cases rising above 500 for the first time in four months following the spread of the more contagious More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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Pension Fund Hits N12.66Trn –PenCom

News Investigators/ The National Pension Commision (PenCom) said pension fund assets had risen to N12.66 trillion as at June 30, with contributors under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) hitting the 9.38 million More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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4 More Students Of Bethel Baptist High School Regain Freedom

News Investigators/ Another four abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Maraban Damishi, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have regained their freedom.The Chairman of the Christian Association More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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Vaccines, Digital Infrastructure Will Prosper Africa –WTO, U.S.

News Investigators/ The World Trade Organisation (WTO) and the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations say access to vaccines, digital infrastructure and women and youth inclusion will propel economic prosperity More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 24th, 2021
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Police Repel Attack On Divisional Hdqrs In Kaduna

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Kaduna State, says its operatives have repelled attack on Maraban Jos Divisional Police Headquarters in Igabi Local Government Area of the State.The Command’s Public More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 19th, 2021
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How Gallant Pilot Dairo Escaped Bandits Fire After Crash In Zamfara Forest -Air Force

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Monday announced the safe return of the pilot of the crashed Alpha Jet, Abayomi Dairo, a flight lieutenant, in Zamfara forest. The fighter jet had crashed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 19th, 2021
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Insecurity: CDS Interacts With North West Retired Officers

News Investigators/ The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has solicited for inputs from all stakeholders to contain the security challenges across the country. Mr. Irabor spoke on Monday in Kaduna, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 17th, 2021
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Insecurity: UK Envoy Meets Igbo, Yoruba Leaders In London

News Investigators/ The Nigerian High Commissioner to the UK, Amb. Sarafa Isola, met with eminent Yoruba leaders and Ohaneze Ndigbo in London on Friday to dialogue on current security issues in Nigeria. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 15th, 2021
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Govs Approve Financial Autonomy Template For State Legislature, Judiciary –Fayemi

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), has approved a uniform template for the implementation of the Memorandum of Action on financial autonomy for State legislatures and judiciary. The forum More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
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UAE Opens Embassy In Tel Aviv As Part Of Normalisation Deal

News Investigators/ The United Arab Emirates (UAE) opened an embassy in the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv on Wednesday as part of a deal that was agreed last year to normalise diplomatic relations.Israeli President, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 12th, 2021
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Nigeria’s Policing System Has Failed Woefully –Ekweremadu

News Investigators/ A former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that the Nigeria’s policing system had failed to tackle insecurity, stressing the urgent need for a state police. Speaking More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Lawmakers Kick Against Danjuma Goje’s 5th Term Senate Ambition

News Investigators/ Two members of Gombe State House of Assembly, Hon. Abdullahi Abubakar and Hon. Adamu Pata have dissociated themselves from the purported endorsement of a Gombe senator, Danjuma Goje for a fifth More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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Presidency Commends Re-Arrest Of Kanu, Attack On Igboho

News Investigators/ The Presidency has commended security agencies for successfully apprehending those it described as “individuals who had inflicted pain and hardships on innocent citizens.” The More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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Chinese Envoy Urges Nigeria Political Parties To Unite Foster Development

News Investigators/ Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Nigeria, Cui Jianchun has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to work together for the development More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, July 6th, 2021
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UAE Court Convicts 6 Nigerians For Wiring $782,000 To Boko Haram, Indicts 2 Govt Officials

News Investigators/ An Abu Dhabi Federal Court of Appeal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has convicted six Nigerians over alleged funding of Boko Haram.The conviction was upheld by the appellate court after they More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 5th, 2021
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Insecurity: Southern Governors Cry Out Against Selective Justice

News Investigators/ Governors of the southern states in Nigeria have frowned at what it termed the selective administration of criminal justice by the Buhari administration, insisting that arrests should be made More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, July 5th, 2021
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Police Confirm Kidnap Of 8 Person In Zaria, Kaduna

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Kaduna State on Sunday confirmed the kidnap of eight person at the National Centre for Tuberculosis and Leprosy Quarters, in Zaria town of the state.The Command’s Public More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 2nd, 2021
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GDP Growth Projected At 4.2% In 2022 –FG

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has projected a rise to 4.2 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2022. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed said More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, July 2nd, 2021
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How We Raided Ighoho’s Residence -DSS

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS), has ordered the Yoruba activist, Sunday “Igboho” Adeyemo to surrender himself to appropriate security agency, claiming responsibility for More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 1st, 2021
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PIB: Host Communities To Receive $500m Annually -Senate

News Investigators/ Host communities will receive half a billion dollars annually, as funding from the three per cent approved for Host Communities Trust Fund in the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Senate has More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, July 1st, 2021
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Gunmen Abduct Igboho’s Wife, Kill Seven Others As Group Vows To Continue With Lagos Rally

News Investigators/ Gunmen have abducted the wife of the popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday “Igboho” Adeyemo, after killing some members of the household. The attackers invaded his house in the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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We’re Nigeria’s Problem, Not Ethnicity, Religion –Buhari

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has reflected on the complexities of the Nigerian condition, concluding that neither ethnicity nor religion was to blame, “but we ourselves,” for inherent injustices. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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$151m Refund: Why I Petitioned EFCC Against Abia Govt – Witness

News Investigators/ The Chief Executive Officer of Mauritz Walton Nig. Ltd, Maurice Ibe, on Wednesday told an FCT High Court in Kubwa that he wrote a petition against the Abia Government to the Economic and Financial More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Teachers To Soon Bear Distinguished Title Like Senators –Don

News Investigators/ A professor at the University of Calabar, Steve Nwokeocha, says plans are underway for teachers to bear the title “Distinguished” as borne by senators. Mr. Nwokeocha, who is Executive More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Osinbajo Stresses Need For Crack Teams For International Trade Negotiations

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria must continue engaging crack teams and subject matter experts, to avoid serious economic consequences that may arise from badly-negotiated international More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 24th, 2021
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FG, States, LGs Share N605.95Bn In May

News Investigators/ The Federal Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Wednesday said it shared a total of N605.958 billion as May 2021 revenue to the Federal, States and Local Governments as well as other relevant More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021
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Lawyer Drags RMAFC, 36 Governors To Court Over Financial Autonomy For Judiciary

News Investigators/ An Abuja based legal practitioner, Emeka Okoye has dragged the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) and 36 state governors to court over failure to implement financial More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 21st, 2021
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Troop Eliminates Scores Of ISWAP Fighters As Army Chief Orders Sustained Offensive

News Investigators/ Troops of the Joint Task Force North East Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have eliminated more than 20 Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Borno, the Nigerian More...

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 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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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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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 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 News Investigators On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021
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Gunmen Kill Ortom’s Security Aide In Jos –Police

News Investigators/ Gunmen have killed retired AIG Christopher Dega, Senior Special Assistant on Security to Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue in Jos.The Police Public Relations Officer of the Plateau Police Command, 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 News Investigators On Thursday, May 27th, 2021
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Farouk Yahaya Now Nigeria’s Chief Of Army Staff

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff.Mr. Yahaya, a major general, was the General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 27th, 2021
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Lagos Seals Chinese Firm, Declares Zero Tolerance For Safety Violations

News Investigators/ The Lagos State government has sealed a Chinese firm, Mingy Trading Company Ltd., for violating safety precautionary measures, that led to death of a 17-Year-old new employee. The Director 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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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 Ibrahim Imam On Friday, May 21st, 2021
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BREAKING: Military Plane Carrying Army Chief Crashed In Kaduna

News Investigators/ Unconfirmed reports say an Air force plane carrying the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru, and other top military personnel has crashed. All the passangers in the plane, including Mr. 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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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 Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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Emir Of Kano, Others Escape Death As Max Air Makes Emergency Landing

News Investigators/ The Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero and scores of air passengers on Tuesday escaped death by whiskers as Kano-Abuja Max Air aircraft developed engine failure 10 minutes after take-off from the 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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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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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 Alaba Ajiba On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Robbers Attack Bullion Van In Ondo, Cart Away Money

News Investigators/ Some men, suspected to be armed robbers, on Thursday evening.attacked a bullion van at Elemosho Village along the Akure-Ondo Expressway in Ondo East Local Government Area of Ondo State, making 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 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 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 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 Victor Udoh On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Nigeria Can`t Afford Another Civil War – Osinbajo

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria cannot afford another civil war because it will not augur well for the country. Mr. Osinbajo said this at an interactive forum of All Progressives 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 Victor Udoh On Saturday, April 24th, 2021
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IPOB ‘Vice President’ Killed In Joint Security Raid, As Group Vows Revenge

News Investigators/ Unconfirmed reports say Operatives of the Nigeria Police and their counterparts from the Nigerian Army and Depart of State Security (DSS), in a joint operation, in the early hours of Saturday, More...

By Victor Udoh On Saturday, April 24th, 2021
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1 Dead, Houses Razed As Armed Men Storm Gov. Uzodinma House

News Investigators/ Armed men have invaded the palatial country home of the Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, in Onuma in Oru East Local Government Area, razing buildings and leaving one dead.The hoodlums also 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 News Investigators On Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Nigeria Spends $6.1Bn Yearly On Wheat Importation –WFAN

News Investigators/ The Wheat Farmers Association of Nigeria (WFAN) says about $6.1 billion is spent yearly to import wheat into Nigeria. The President of the association, Salim Muhammad, made this known at 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...