Covid-19: Buhari Urges Global Efforts To Mitigate Effect

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari says only a collective international approach will mitigate the devastating effect of COVID-19. Mr....

COVID-19: NCDC Sets For Ease Of Lockdown, Cautions Nigerians

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it has taken steps to improve capacity for efficiency during gradual easing...

Buhari Condoles With Kano Govt., Emirate Over Emir’s Death

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Kano State Government and the State Council of Chiefs over the death of the...

Emir Of Rano Dies At 74

News Investigators/ The Emir of Rano in Kano State, Amb. Abubakar Tafida, is dead. Alhaji Kabiru Alasan, the Turakin...

Global Leadership Lacking In Fight Against Covid-19 -UN Scribe

News Investigators/UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said global leadership had been lacking in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Fayemi Appoints Father Who Denied ‘Runaway Son’ Access Home Covid-19 Ambassador

Alaba Ajibade/ The Governor of Ekiti State, ADO-EKITI/Kayode Fayemi has honoured the father of the young man who sneaked into Ado -Ekiti...

COVID-19: Kaduna Vasity Sends Casual Workers On Compulsory Leave

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State University has directed its casual workers to proceed on compulsory leave without pay due to Coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19: NCDC Targets To Test 2m Nigerians In 3 Months

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that in terms of testing capacity for the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19,...

Buhari Orders Total Lockdown In Kano, Stops Interstate Movement

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a two week total lockdown in Kano State with immediate effect as a result of...

Raymond Dokpesi Tests Positive For Covid-19, Urges DAAR Comm Staff To Go For Test

News Investigators/ The Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi Jnr., has tested positive for COVID-19, even as he urged staff members...

Covid-19 Lockdown: Buhari To Speak Tonight

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation Monday, April 27, 2020 at 8pm. A statement by Presidential...

Buhari Appoints Unilorin Director As VC Federal Agric Varsity, Zuru

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a former Director of theUniversity of Ilorin (Unilorin), Musa Ahmed, as the...

Covid-19: Crystal Palace Chefs To Cook 900 Meals A Week

News Investigators/ Crystal Palace’s chefs will cook 900 meals a week for frontline healthcare workers and vulnerable families in South London during...

Gombe Inaugurates 10-Year Dev. Plan Committee

News Investigators/ Gombe state Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has inaugurated a steering committee for the preparation of Gombe State 10-Year Development plan.

U.N. Agency Advocates $1 Trillion Developing World Debt Write-Off

News Investigators/ The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said on Thursday that around one trillion dollars of debt owed by...

Covid-19: Experts Call For Mutual Trust, Understanding Between Africa, China

Flags of some African countries alongside China's By Idowu John Bakare/ Experts have stressed the need for...

AfDB Debars Chinese Firm, Zhonghao Over Alleged Fraudulent Practices

News Investigators/ The African Development Bank (AfDB) has debarred China Zhonghao Company, a civil engineering firm registered in Nigeria, for 18months over...

Buhari’s Chief Of Staff, Abba Kyari Is Dead

News Investigators/ Chief of Staff to Nigerian president, Abba Kari, is dead.Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina...

34 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In 5 States, As Figure Rises To 407

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 34 new positive cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

FG Blames Poor Communication For Escalation Of Tension Between China – Africans

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says poor communication between the Chinese authorities and African consulates in Guangzhou, China, is responsible for the...

Putin Warns Russia’s Coronavirus Situation Getting Worse

News Investigators/ Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Monday that the coronavirus epidemic in the country was “not getting better,” according to...

Create Uniform Template For Fight Against Covid-19, Group Urges FG

The National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP) on Monday advised the Federal Government to create a uniform templates...

G20 Backs OPEC+, But Deal In Jeopardy As Mexico Refuses Cuts

News Investigators/ In an historic effort to power the oil and gas industry out of its worst tailspin in its 100-year history,...

OPEC+ Close To Ending Oil Price War, Awaits G20 Meeting

News Investigators/ In a move to save the oil industry — facing the biggest crisis in its history — OPEC and Russia...

COVID-19: We Have Traced 8,932 People Of Interest –Task Force

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force for the Control of Coronavirus (COVID-19), says it has successfully traced no fewer than 8,932 people...

Nigeria Receives 2nd Batch Of China’s Medical Supplies, Personnel

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has taken delivery of the second batch of medical supplies and personnel from China in the vigorous...

Global Oil Outlook: Kyari Says No More Oil Subsidy

News Investigators/ The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, says Nigeria would no longer pay subsidy...

Easter: FG Declares Friday, Monday Holidays

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 10 and Monday 13, as public holidays to mark the 2020 Easter Celebration.

Civil Servants In Kastina Resume Monday -HoS

News Investigators/ Amid worry of the growing cases of the coronavirus spread in the country, Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has...

Coronavirus: Atiku Urges Buhari, NASS To Provide Palliative Measures, Pledges N50million

News Investigators/ Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to provide palliatives to the Nigerian people to enable them...

Coronavirus: MFM Suspends Church, Deliverance Services In Lagos, Ogun

LAGOS/News Investigators/ The Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) has suspended church activities, including deliverance services and house fellowship in its...

Coronavirus Hits More African Countries

The list of African nations hit by the coronavirus keeps growing, with Namibia, Rwanda, and Eswatini among those reporting their first cases.

FG Will Leverage ICT To Create Jobs -Pantami

News Investigators/ Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Isa Pantami says the government will leverage on Information Communications Technology and Entrepreneurship to...

18 Varsities To Participate At 5th Nigerian University Golf Tournament

News Investigators/ Golf players from 18 universities will participate in the fifth edition of the Nigerian University Golf Tournament at the Smoking...

WHO Reviews COVID-19 To ‘Very High’ At Global Level

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has increased its assessment of the risk of spread and risk of impact...

BREAKING: FG Confirms First Case Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case in Lagos State, Nigeria. A statement issued by the Minister...

Police Kill 17 Bandits, Recover 189 Rustled Animals In Katsina

By Sadiq Umar - The Police in Katsina State said that they have killed 17 suspected bandits and recovered 189 rustled animals...

BREAKING: S’Court Dismisses Bayelsa APC’s Review Quest

The Supreme Court has dismissed petition filed by the All Progressives Congress(APC) seeking a review of its earlier judgement in the Bayelsa...

Buhari’s Minister In Fresh Trouble, Lawyers Urge EFCC To Reopen Fraud Case

News Investigators / Anti-corruption lawyers under the aegis of Coalition of Public Interest Lawyers and Advocates (COPA) on Tuesday asked the Economic...

Metuh Bags 7yrs, To Refund N425m To FG

News Investigators/ Federal High Court, Abuja, presided over by Justice Okon Abang today, Tuesday gave a seven year jail term sentence to...

Agric. Ministry Seeks Private Sector Initiative To Complement Govt’s Effort

News Investigators/ The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mua'zu Abdulkadir, has urged private sector investors to complement government's...

Court Remands Driver, 22, Over Alleged Robbery, Attempted Murder

News Investigators/ An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Monday, remanded a 22-year-old commercial driver, Sunday Ibitayo, in Ikoyi Custodial Centre for allegedly...

Buratai Expresses Confidence In Troops Ability To End Insurgency

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai News Investigators/ The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai,...

African Consuls In New York Unites For Collective Stronger Voice

News Investigators/ African Consuls General in New York met for the first time on Wednesday evening and formed a body to give...

Gombe Gov Urges Youths To Join Anti-Corruption Fight, Leads Street Walk

…vows to entrench good governance, stamp out corruption in the state GOMBE/News Investigators/ Gombe state Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa...

AU: African Leaders Call For Action To End Malnutrition By 2025

News Investigators/ African countries have made progress toward eradicating malnutrition and stunting but need to do more to hit United Nations malnutrition...

How Customs Intercepted $8Million At Airport

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday said it intercepted the sum of $8million at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport...

New Visa Policy ‘ll Enhance FDI, Tourism -Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari with officials at the launching of the NVP 2020 News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari...

Insecurity: Senator Demands Buhari’s Resignation

News Investigators/Senate's Minority Leader, Eyinnaya Abaribe Wednesday told President Muhammadu Buhari to quit office for failure to meet the security challenges facing...

AfDB Boss Urges Youths To Embrace Agric Business, Pledges Continuous Support

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

Minister Says Buhari Taking Transportation To Next Level

Abuja, Dec. 24, 2019 (News Investigators) Mr Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has described the various achievements in the ministry as...

Invest In Self Development, Don Tells Fresh Graduates

(News Investigators)/ A lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Ayobami Ojebode, has tasked Nigerian graduates to invest in themselves through human...

Why We Donated Vehicles To Cameroonian Vigilante -Borno Gov.

(News Investigators)/ The Borno State Government said it had donated patrol vehicles to members of Cameroonian vigilante to enhance the fight against...

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...

50m Commuters Used BRT In 10 Months, Says MD

(News Investigators)/ The operators of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in Lagos, Primero Transport Services Limited, says about 50 million commuters used the...

Centre For Disease Control To Carry Out Mid-Term Evaluation In Nov -DG

(News Investigators)/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says it will carry out a mid-term Joint External Evaluation (JEE), in November.

FGN Bond Auction Over Subscribed In October, Says DMO

(News Investigators)/ The Debt Management Office (DMO), says investors’ confidence in Federal Government Securities remained high at the Federal Government Bond Auction...

Borno South Elders Back Ndume On 847 Slain Soldiers

…Say Accusations Against Him Are Misplaced, Unconscionable By Sadiq Umar - The Borno South Concerned Elders (BSCE) has sided with...

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, Laments Inaction Against Mamman Daura’s Daughter

Wife of the President (News Investigators)/ The Nigeria's First Lady, Aisha Buhari has expressed worry over the inaction...

FG Restates Commitment To Strengthen Trade Relations With Poland

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Adeniyi Adebayo has reiterated Federal Government’s committment to strengthen relationship between Nigeria and Poland...

Facebook Removes Accounts From UAE, Egypt, Nigeria, Indonesia

Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts, pages and groups from its social network platforms that the company says were involved in coordinated...

Davido, Kiddominant Collaborate With Chris Brown On New Album

 Nigerian music heavyweights David ‘Davido’ Adeleke and Ayoola Agboola aka Kiddominant have been featured on American artist, Chris Brown’s new album.

Buhari Tasks S/Africans, Nigerians On Tolerance, Adherence To Local Laws

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Pretoria, South Africa, said authorities should be more pro-active in detecting early signals of violence between...

New Orders Fuel Kenya’s Private Sector Activity In Sept–PMI

Kenya’s private sector activity grew for the fifth straight month in September, boosted by an increase in new orders for businesses, a...

Turkish Inflation Sees Steep Decline In September

Turkey’s annualised inflation rate on Thursday fell sharply to 9.26 per cent in September from 15 per cent in August, official data...

Lagos To Host Year 2020 Global Citizens Festival — Sanwo-Olu

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced Lagos as the host city for the year 2020 Global Citizen Festival.

Nigeria Lost $157.5Bn To Illicit Financial Flows Between 2003 – 2012 -Buhari

Nigeria's president (News Investigators)/ President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that Nigeria lost an estimated 157.5 billion dollars to...

Buhari Presides Over Maiden FEC, As Lieutenants Storm Tribunal

President Buhari at FEC (News Investigators)/ President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja presided over maiden Federal Executive...

Police Confirm Kidnap Of 6 Persons On Kaduna-Abuja Highway

IGP Mohammed Adadmu (News Investigators)/ The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of six persons in...

Tribunal Nullifies Orji Kalu’s Election, Upholds Sam Onuigbo’s Victory

Rep. Sam Onuigbo (News Investigators)/ The National and State House of Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Umuahia has nullified...

550 Pilgrims Escape Death At Minna Airport

Pilgrims boarding at Max Airline (News Investigators)/ No fewer than 550 pilgrims from Niger who performed this year’s...

Tribunal Sacks Manager From Senate, Upholds Omo-Agege Election

(News Investigators)/ The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, on Saturday, nullified the election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator, James...

Troops Kill 2 Bandits Along Kaduna – Abuja Highway

(News Investigators)/ Troops of the Nigerian Army Kaduna deployed on operation Thunder Strike, have killed 2...

Army Moves To Stifle Boko Haram Economy –Commander

Maiduguri, July 17, 2019 (NAN) Maj.-Gen. Bulama Biu, the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, has called on remnants...

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...

1999 Constitution Can’t Solve Nigeria’s Problems -Babalola

Mr. Afe Babalola (News Investigators)/ Legal icon and founder of Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Afe Babalola, says the...

Tribunal Sacks Melaye, Orders Fresh Elections

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Lokoja on Friday sacked Senator Dino Melaye as the Senator for...

Myth Busters – 5 Myths About Braids Busted

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Protective styling is extremely popular thanks to its numerous benefits and braids are definitely one of the most common go-to...

Governors Meet To Discuss NFIU’s Directive On LG Funds, Health Issues

Governors at the meeting (News Investigators)/ The 36 state governors under the umbrella of Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF)...

Buhari Inaugurates New Cabinet, Retains Petroleum Minister Position

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday swore in the 43 appointed ministers at the Federal Executive Council Chambers, Presidential Villa, Abuja.

LIVE UPDATES: Buhari Assigned Portfolio To Ministers (See Full List)

1.Dr. Ikechukwu Ogah (Abia State) -Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development 2. Mohammed Musa Bello (Adamawa State) -Minister...

Dep. Governor Escapes Death, As Robbers Attack Convoy, Kill 3 Policemen

Robbery scene (News Investigators)/ Suspected armed robbers on Tuesday attacked the convoy of Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Dr...

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,...

Video: German Govt. Repatriates Nigerians 48 Hrs After Ekweremadu’s Attack

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) German government has deported a new batch of Nigerian migrants, less than 48 hours after the attack on former Deputy...

NNPC Targets China To Boost Crude Oil Reserves

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says strategic partnership and new investments in the Upstream Petroleum Sector are essential to...

Edo Crisis: Oshiomhole Blames Media For Rift With Obaseki

Gov. Obaseki and the APC Chairman The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has blamed the Nigerian...

Sallah Tragedy: 43-Year-Old Bus Driver Commits Suicide In Lagos

(News Investigators)/ The Lagos State Police Command said a 43-year-old commercial bus driver was found dead at...

Hosting U-20 Women’s World Cup Will Boost Nigeria’s Image, Economy -Per. Sec.

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Olusade Adesola has said that hosting the FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup in...

RevolutionNow March: Buhari Hails Poor Turnout, Says Winner Is Democracy

#RevolutionNow protesters in Lagos By Sadiq Umar - The Presidency has expressed excitement over the low turnout of...

NUPENG Issues 7-Day Ultimatum Over Broken Agreement

NUPENG By Sadiq Umar - The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), on Wednesday issued...

N5trn AMCON Debts: Osinbajo Orders ‘Next Steps’

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (News Investigators)/ The Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, has directed that new approaches be adopted in...

ITF Trains 450,000 Nigerians In Skill Acquisition In 3 Years –DG

Director-General ITF (News Investigators)/ The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) on Tuesday said it had trained 450,000 Nigerians under...

U.S. Naval Team Visits Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos

The Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command, Rear Adm. Oladele Daji, presenting a souvenir to the U.S delegate,...

Kidney Disease: Expert Seeks More Govt. Involvement In Dialysis

Dialysis machine (News Investigators)/ A professor of Medicine, Ikechi Okpechi, has appealed to the Federal Government to scale-up...

Nasarawa To Implement Ruga Settlement Scheme

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State said that the state would implement the Ruga settlemnt scheme in spite of its suspension by the Federal Government.

Doctor In Cross River Regains Freedom From Kidnappers

Dr Inyama Marcus, a medical consultant with the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, who was kidnapped on July 18 in Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River has regained freedom.

FG, States, LG Share N762.5bn For June

The Federal Government, States and Local Government Areas (LGAs) shared N762.5 billion as federal allocation for the month of June.

I’ll Bequeath Good Legacy For Next Generation- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will leave a better Nigeria for future generations to enjoy from its policies and programmes.

AfCFTA: Traders Association Wants Ghanaian Govt. To Tackle Insecurity, Review Trade Laws

Ghanaian President (News Investigators)/ The National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) has urged Ghanaian government to review its...

Kano Govt. Pays Outstanding Fees For Its Students In Sudan

Kano State Government has settled over N2 billion outstanding fees of its students in El-Razi University in Sudan which was incurred by the past administration.

Update: Senate Receives Ministerial Nominees List

President Mohammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent the list of 43 ministerial nominees to the Senate for screening and confirmation.

South-West Governors Pledge New Security Strategy

Governors in the South West Zone on Monday in Akure pledged a new security architecture that would address the security challenges in the region.

Presidency Explains Use of $1bn For Security

The Presidency on Monday in Abuja released further details on how one billion dollars approved by the National Economic Council (NEC) and removed from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to address security challenges was spent.

FG To Revitalise Lake Chad Basin

The Federal Government says it will ensure the recharging and revitalisation of the Lake Chad Basin so as to effectively tackle the issues of security, livelihood and development of the region.

Presidency Denies Spending $1Bn Security Fund On Buhari’s Campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari ABUJA/News Investigators/ The Presidency has dismissed Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) allegation that the one...

NNPC Records N6.33bn Trade Surplus In May

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it recorded a trade surplus of N6.33 billon for the month of May, 13 per cent higher than the N5.60 billion surplus made in April .

Governor’s Wife Urges Women To Benefit Society With Their Uniqueness

Wife of the Niger State Governor, Dr Amina Abubakar, has urged women to use their unique nature to add value to the society.

Bandits’ Attacks: Tambuwal Warns Against Harassing, Killing Innocent Fulanis

Governor Aminu Tambuwal (News Investigators)/ Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal on Friday cautioned local vigilantes against harassment...

Buhari Links insecurity To Illicit Financial Flows

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the intelligence community in Africa to tighten the loop against illicit financial flows.

WHO Declares DRC Ebola Public Health Emergency

WHO) has officially declared the current Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.
- Advertisement -

Latest article

Police To Obi-dients: No Rally Will Be Allowed At Lekki Toll Gate

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Lagos State on Friday warned that no rally would be tolerated at the Lekki Toll Gate...

Nigeria@62: Buhari, Sultan Ask Leaders On Good Governance

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja enjoined leaders at all levels to provide good leadership and ensure the active...

17th Abuja Trade Fair Begins, Exhibitors Hopeful To Make Huge Sales

News Investigators/ The 17th edition of the Abuja International Trade Fair (AITF), organised by the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI)...