By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 29th, 2021
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World Races To Untangle Omicron’s Secrets As More Cases Pop Up

News Investigators/ Fear of the latest coronavirus variant is escalating ariund the world on Monday, with cases popping up in more countries while experts sought to assess the true nature of the threat. Dubbed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 29th, 2021
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Seed Company Launches Hybrid Seed Varieties To Boost Farmers’ Productivity

News Investigators/ East-West Seed, Nigeria, has unveiled new hybrid seed varieties to increase farmers’ yields in an effort to strengthen and further diversify the vegetable sector. Business Development Manager More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 29th, 2021
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My Unforgettable Encounter With Kidnappers -Pst. Olumide Oni

Senior Regional Overseer, Pastor Olumide Oni “The leader of the kidnappers who happened to be a woman ordered us to undress, they also removed their own clothes, we were all naked….” – Pst. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 28th, 2021
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Go for Lab Test Before Treating Vaginal Infections -Expert Tells Women

News Investigators/ A Gynecologist at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, Nathaniel Adewole, has advised Nigerian women to go for medical test in order to apply appropriate medication for the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 26th, 2021
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Court Declares “Yan Bindiga”, Others As Terrorists

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared the activities of some groups linked to banditry as acts of terrorism.Justice Taiwo Taiwo gave the order while ruling on an ex-parte motion filed by More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 26th, 2021
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Virologist Says COVID Jabs’ Effectiveness Limited Against New Variant

News Investigators/ The current vaccines against COVID-19 were likely to provide only a limited degree of protection against the new variant of COVID-19 that had emerged in southern Africa. This was said by More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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HND/BSC Dichotomy: Coalition Commends N/A For Passage Of Bill, Seeks Quick Presidential Assent

News Investigators/ The Coalition of HND Stakeholders has commended the National Assembly for the passage of the bill to abolish the dichotomy between first degree and Higher National Diploma holders (HND). National More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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102 Native American Children Die At Boarding School In Nebraska

News Investigators/ Researchers in the U.S. state of Nebraska have identified 102 students who died at a government-run boarding school as Native American children, British newspaper The Independent said in a report. The More...

By Victor Udoh On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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Priest Urges Religious Leaders To Preach Against Consumption Of Methamphetamine By Southeast Youths

News Investigators/ A Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Albert Ikpenwa, on Thursday in Enugu urged religious leaders in the Southeast to preach against consumption of methamphetamine, a dangerous hard drug by youths. Youths More...

By Victor Udoh On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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148 Bayelsa Trainee-Farmers Get Start-Up Loans

News Investigators/ One-hundred-and-forty eight Bayelsa youths undergoing an agricultural training programme funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have been given loans of a minimum More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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NLC Rejects Planned Petrol Price Increase

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government to consider options to help the country embrace developmental governance and accountable leadership, while rejecting the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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ABP: CBN Disburses N864bn To 4.1m Farmers Cultivating 5.02m Hectares

News Investigators/ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has so far disbursed N864billion to 4.1 million farmers to cultivate 5.02 million hectares of land under its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) since More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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Alleged Extra Judicial Killing: Panel Adjourns Sitting

News Investigators/ The Independent Investigation Panel investigating human rights violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other units of the police on Tuesday adjourned for the adoption More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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FG Inaugurates Enhanced E-passport In UK

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has inaugurated enhanced e-passport to improve passport application process for Nigerians at home and abroad. This is contained in a statement by Sola Fasure, the Media More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Nigeria Must Embrace Restructuring To Survive –Tambuwal

News Investigators/ The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum (PDP-GF), Aminu Tambuwal has said that survival of Nigeria as a nation lies in the restructuring of it security, economy and its way of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Buhari Suspends Inauguration Of New NNPC Board

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate suspension of the inauguration of the newly constituted Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC). The inauguration More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Fighting Terrorism Futile Without Addressing Root Causes –ECOWAS

News Investigators/ The Vice President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Finda Koroma, says the only successful way to fight terrorism within the region is to attack its root causes. Ms. More...

By Victor Udoh On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Child Trafficking: Police Rescue 2 Newborn Babies In Ebonyi

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Ebonyi, on Monday rescued two newborn babies from suspected child traffickers. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Loveth Odah told the News Agency More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Tambuwal Signs Sokoto State Child Protection Law

News Investigators/ Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal, on Monday, signed into law the Sokoto state Child Protection bill earlier passed by state House of Assembly to enhance the conditions of children in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Lawan Meets Buhari, says NASS To Engage Stakeholders On Amended Electoral Bill

News Investigators/ Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, says there are strong indications that President Muhammadu Buhari would soon sign the recently-passed Electoral Amendment Bill 2021 into law. Mr Lawan gave More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Airport Personnel Slumps, Dies On Duty In Abuja Radar Control Room

News Investigators/ Nigerian Airspace Management Agency ( NAMA) has announced the death of one of its Air Traffic Controllers (ATCO), Aniekan Effiong, while on duty on Monday. NAMA spokesman, Khalid Emele, confirmed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Davido Redeems N50m Pledge To Orphanage Homes

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Music star, David Adeleke a.k.a Davido, says he has redeemed his N50 million pledged as part of N200 million donations to orphanages in Nigeria to Wema Bank. Mr Adeleke had earlier More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, November 20th, 2021
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Six Nigerian Startups Attain Billion Dollar Status—Osinbajo

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says no fewer than six startups owned by young Nigerians have grown from scratch to billion dollar businesses in recent years. Mr Osinbajo was the Special Guest More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, November 20th, 2021
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25th Qur’anic Recitation Competition Kicks Off In Gombe

News Investigators/ The 25th Qur’anic recitation competition, being organised by the Gombe State government through the state’s Ministry of Education, has commenced in Dukku Community. Governor of Gombe More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 19th, 2021
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NiMet Forecasts Low Visibility In Northern Region On Saturday

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), on Thursday in Abuja predicted low weather visibility below a thousand over some parts of the northern region on Saturday. NiMet said in a statement, More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Friday, November 19th, 2021
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Kaduna SUBEB To Return 10,500 Repatriated ‘Almajiri’ Children, Others To School

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), has engaged stakeholders in preparation to return 10,500 repatriated ‘Almajiri’ children to school. The SUBEB Chairman, Tijjani More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, November 19th, 2021
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OML 29 Well Leak: Impacted Communities Worry Over Toxic Air

News Investigators/ The people of Nembe Basamri in Bayelsa on Thursday expressed concerns over the air toxicity following prolonged exposure to gas and crude oil leaks from a nearby oil well operated by Aiteo Eastern More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 18th, 2021
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Osinbajo, Blinken, Discuss Climate Change, Security, Pandemic Response, Others

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, on Thursday met at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Blinken, who is on three-nation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 18th, 2021
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Families Of Slain Amotekun Corps Members In Oyo State Get N32.5m

News Investigators/ Oyo State government on Thursday in Ibadan inaugurated the headquarters building of its security outfit, “Amotekun’’ to commemorate its first anniversary. The News Agency of Nigeria More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, November 18th, 2021
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Lawyer Allegedly Injures Nephew With Hot Knife For Stealing N500

News Investigators/ A 35-year-old lawyer, Aina Odetayo, who allegedly assaulted her 12-year-old nephew with a hot knife over N500 theft, on Thursday appeared before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Mr More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 17th, 2021
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UN Urges Nigeria To Implement EndSARS Panel’s Recommendations

News Investigators/ The United Nations has called on the Federal Government to implement the recommendation of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution set up to investigate issues surrounding the #EndSARS More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 17th, 2021
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“I Convened 2014 National Confab To Address Seeds Of Discord” -Jonathan

News Investigators/ Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he convened the 2014 National Conference with the intention to create an environment for Nigerians to address issues pushing citizens towards divisive More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, November 16th, 2021
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4th Economy Forum: Bloomberg Convenes 50 African Delegates In Finance, Other Sectors

News Investigators/ The fourth Bloomberg New Economy Forum kicked off on Tuesday in Singapore, convening over 495 participants in both physical and virtual gatherings. This is contained in a statement by, Ian More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 15th, 2021
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NCC Alerts Nigerians On Hacking Group Targeting Telecoms, ISPs

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has alerted the public of the existence of another hacking group orchestrating cyber-espionage in the African telecoms space. The NCC’s Director More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, November 15th, 2021
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Oyo Ranks 7th On NBS States Half-Year IGR Index

News Investigators/ Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has declared that the ranking of the state as seventh in the States’ Internally Generated Revenue Index by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) for More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 14th, 2021
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Reps Mourn Vanguard Reporter, Tordue Salem

News Investigators/ The Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has expressed sadness over the death of Tordue Salem, the accredited Vanguard Newspapers Correspondent who covered the green chamber More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 14th, 2021
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2023: Why PDP Must Give Presidential Ticket To Northern Nigeria – Chieftain

News Investigators/ A Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Lawal Usman, says the party must zone its presidential ticket to the North for 2023 general elections for strategic reasons.Mr Usman, popularly More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 14th, 2021
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While Reporting, Consider Nigeria’s Peculiarities, DSS Urges Media

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS) has urged the media to consider Nigeria’s peculiarities in terms of ethnic and religious diversities in news reportage. The Public Relations Officer More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, November 10th, 2021
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Lagos Police Arrest 108 Merchant Navy Personnel

News Investigators/ The Lagos State Police Command has announced the arrest of 108 Merchant Navy personnel over alleged operation of illegal military training camp. Parading the suspects before newsmen in Ikeja More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, November 10th, 2021
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Gombe Situation Is Back To Normal-Governor Yahaya

News Investigators/ Governor Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State says the security situation in the State is now back to normal, following skirmishes witnessed last week. Fielding questions from State House More...

By Victor Udoh On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Anambra Election: INEC’s Results Released So Far Reflects Votes Cast -Yiaga Africa

News Investigators/ A non governmental organization, Yiaga Africa on Monday said the results announced thus far by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) reflected the ballots cast on Nov. 6, 2021 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Court Commits Abdulrasheed Maina To 8 Years Imprisonment

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, convicted and sentenced Abdulrasheed Maina, Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), to 8 years imprisonment.Justice Okon Abang, in his judgment, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Drama Outside Court As EFCC Moves To Rearrest Maina After Conviction

News Investigators/ There was a mild drama at the premises of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, after Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), was convicted and sentenced More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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REC Decries Nonchalant Attitude Of Oyo Residents To PVC Collection

News Investigators/ The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Oyo State, Mutiu Agboke, has decried the nonchalant attitude of some residents of the state in collecting their Permanent Voters Card (PVC). Mr More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Friday, November 5th, 2021
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Goje’s Thugs Cause Mayhem In Gombe, Gov. Yahaya Alleges, Vows To Deal With ‘Desperate Politicians’

News Investigators/ Gombe State governor, Alhaji Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya has warned perpetrators of violence in the state of retribution, assuring citizens of his determination to protect the lives and property of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 4th, 2021
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Gunmen Kidnap 4 Women In Suleja

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Niger on Thursday confirmed the abduction of four women by gunmen at Haske Dabara community, Agwan Gwari Kwamba of Suleja Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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Russia Rejects Biden’s Criticism For Skipping UN Climate Parley

News Investigators/ The Kremlin has rejected criticism from U.S. President Joe Biden after Russian President Vladimir Putin decided not to attend a key UN summit on curbing climate change. Climate action is More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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NDLEA To Build Barracks In Dtates, FCT – Marwa

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it will build barracks in the 36 states of the federation and Federal Capital Territory for its 10,000 personnel.The Chairman of the agency, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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2 Cart Pushers Die In Fight Over N200 In Abia

News Investigators/ A heated altercation, which led to a brawl between two cart pushers, has led to the death of the two men in Aba on Tuesday. Confirming the deaths on Wednesday in Aba, the Police Command in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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JAMB Remits N3.51bn As 2021 Operating Surplus

News Investigators/ The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has remitted N3.51 billion to the national treasury as part of its 2021 operating surplus. The board disclosed this in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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Invasion Of Justice Odili’s Residence, Impunity Taken Too Far – Supreme Court

News Investigators/ The Supreme Court on Tuesday described the alleged invasion of Justice Mary Odili’s residence by unknown security operatives as impunity taken too far. In its first reaction to the ugly More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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Lagos Building Collapse: 15 Bodies Recover, 9 Injured Persons

News Investigators/ No fewer than 15 dead bodies and nine injured persons have been recovered from the rubbles of the collapsed 21-storey building at Gerrard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos. The Southwest Zonal Coordinator More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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AGF Office Generates N1.41Bn Revenue In 3 Years

News Investigators/ The office of the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), says it generated N1.41 billion revenue in the last three years, in spite of being a service office.The AGF, Ahmed Idris, said this More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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PDP Condemns Bandit Attack In UniAbuja, Demands Unconditional Release Of Victims

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Tuesday’s attack on the University of Abuja by bandits, who abducted four staff members and some children in the institution. The party, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 31st, 2021
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Buhari Departs Abuja For COP26 In Glasgow, UK

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for Glasgow, Scotland in the United Kingdom, to attend the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 31st, 2021
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Buhari Hosts Tinubu, Receives Briefing From Naval Chief

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday hosted the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, at his official residence, State House, Abuja. Speaking to State House More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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We Need N13 Bn To Fix Failed Portions Of Sango-Ota Road – Abiodun

News Investigators/ The governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, says the sum of N13 billion is required to fix the failed portions of the Lagos- Ota-Abeokuta road in Ado-Odo/ Ota Local Government Area.Mr Abiodun More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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Tambuwal, 3 Other Govs In Ondo, Woo Mimiko, Others Back To PDP

Dr Olusegun Mimiko (Centre) flanked by Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) on his right; Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on his left.(NAN) News Investigators/ The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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E-Naira’ll Not Affect Commercial Banks’ Deposits – Adedipe

News Investigators/ A financial consultant, Biodun Adedipe said the e-Naira introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) would not affect deposits of commercial banks. Mr Adedipe said this at the National More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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P&ID Scam: Court Issues Arrest Warrant Against Irishman

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, on Thursday, issued a warrant for the arrest of an Irish, Neil Murray, over his involvement in the alleged Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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Troops Kill 38 Terrorists, 1,199 Surrender – DHQ

News Investigators/ Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Hadin Kai have in the last two weeks, eliminated no fewer than 38 Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists including More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, October 26th, 2021
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Don’t Be Misled By Sen. Goje’s Duplicate Bill On FMC, Gombe Senator, Reps Urges Senate

News Investigators/ Federal lawmakers from Gombe South senatorial district have urged the senate to stop further deliberations on a bill seeking to establish a federal medical centre in Deba, Gombe state, asking More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, October 25th, 2021
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Nigeria Must Increase Agric. Production To Reduce Impact Of Middlemen –Don

News Investigators/ Agro Industry and Value Chain Expert, Chijioke Osuji, on Monday disclosed that Nigeria must increase the volume of its agricultural production to reduce the impact of middlemen and price of More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 25th, 2021
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Gombe United FC Targets Continental Action, Recruits 12 Players

News Investigators/ Gombe United FC plans to finish among the top four in the 2021/2022 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), its Chairman, Larry Daniel, said in Gombe on Monday. Mr Daniel More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
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EndSARS Anniversary: Hundreds Take To Streets In Benin

News Investigators/ Hundreds of youths took to major streets in Benin to mark the first year anniversary of the EndSARS protest. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that they had converged at the Oba Ovonramwen More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
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States’ Nonchalance To 10 Million Out-Of School-Children Worrisome —Don

News Investigators/ A University professor, Steve Nwokeocha says lack of attention by states governments to help about 10 million out-of-school children back to school is worrisome. Mr Nwokeocha who works at More...

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 Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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Parents Express Worry Over Admission Into Unity Schools, Amid Allegations Of Shady Deals

News Investigators/ Some parents have expressed worries over the delay in the admission into Federal Government Colleges, even as parents alleged discrepancies in the process. They have also disapproved the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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Court Orders Covenant University To Pay Ex-staff N10.3m As Damages, Terminal Benefit

News Investigators/ The National Industrial Court on Thursday ordered Covenant University, Ota to pay its former staff Dr. Adekunle Oyeyemi the sum of N10.3 million as general damages, terminal benefit and salary. The 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 Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Court Awards N100, 000 Fine Against Ex-JAMB Registrar

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday, ordered former Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, to pay a N100, 000 fine over his plea for an adjournment More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Educationist Wants Parent/Teacher Collaboration To Enhance Reading Culture

News Investigators/ A retired Director in the Lagos State Ministry of Education, Modupe Oziyi on Friday called for a collaboration between parents and teachers to enhance reading culture among children. Mrs More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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FG Screens 300 Inmates In Lagos For Presidential Pardon

News Investigators/ The Presidential Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy has begun assessment of inmates in Lagos State for freedom under the Prerogative Mercy of President Mohammadu Buhari. The Chairman 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 Ibrahim Imam On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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Adamawa Poly Seeks Approval To Recruit 70 Lecturers

News Investigators/ The Adamawa State Polytechnic, Ibrahim Umar has urged Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri to approve recruitment of 70 academic staff, to fill the vacancies in some departments of the institution. Mr Umar, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
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Marwa, NDLEA And The Headline Blackmail

By Toyin Raheem Precisely 7pm on Friday while searching the internet for subjects of interest to write on, I stumbled on one a journalist friend sent to me via whatsapp on Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (retd) More...

By Victor Udoh On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
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Hold Obiano Responsible For Anambra Killings – Group

News Investigators/ A group, Anambra Women for Peace has slammed the state governor Chief Willie Obiano for the spiralling insecurity in the state, saying the governor’s ineptitude has turned the state More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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OAU Shuts, Students To Vacate Halls Of residence

News Investigators/ The authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, have announced the closure of the school until further notice. The shutting down of the schools follows the protest by students More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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Banditry Affects Over 90% Of Katsina Farmers —Lawmaker

News Investigators/ The Deputy Speaker, Katsina State House of Assembly, Shehu Dalhatu-Tafoki says the current security situation in the state affects over 90 per cent of the farmers. The lawmaker, representing 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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Buhari Approves 159 New Radio, Television Stations

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has granted approval to 159 companies, communities and institutions of higher learning to operate radio and television stations. Director-General, National Broadcasting 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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Old Students Renovate 17 Classrooms At Stella Maris College, Okitipupa

News Investigators/ The Old Students Association of Stella Maris College (SMC), Okitipupa, Ondo State, on Saturday handed over four renovated blocks of 17 classrooms to the school. The News Agency of Nigeria 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 Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 24th, 2021
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INEC Tasks Electorate On Identifying Under-Aged, Dead, Foreigners In Voters’ Register

News Investigators/ The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State has urged electorates to assist the commission in identifying underaged persons, dead people and foreigners in its voters’ More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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Why We Shifted State Congresses To Oct. 16 -APC

News Investigators/The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it shifted its state congresses from Oct 2 to Oct. 16 to allow members participate in Nigeria’s independence celebrations on Oct 1. National Secretary, 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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FG May File Fresh Charges Against Sunday Igboho –Malami

News Investigators/ The Federal Government may file a fresh action against Yoruba secessionist agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (also know as Sunday Igboho), following the judgment of Oyo State High Court which awarded More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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E-Naira Hits Market October -Official

News Investigators/ The director of Information Technology, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Rukiya Mohammed, on Wednesday said the apex bank has concluded plans to launch the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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Rescue Nigeria Project To Launch Policies In November

News Investigators/ The Rescue Nigeria Project (RNP) has scheduled November for the launching of its ideas and policies. The group disclosed this in a communique, jointly signed by Usman Bugaje, and former Governor 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 Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Expert Urges Rejig Of Nigeria’s Tech Sector To Function Maximally

The Chief Executive Officer, InstinctWave, Akin Naphtal says there is need to strategically strengthen Nigerian technology sector in order to build a prosperous digital nation that works for all its citizens. Mr More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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ICPC Tracks N113.5m Constituency Empowerment Projects

News Investigators/ The Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Friday tracked empowerment items given out to rural women in Owo/Ose and Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituencies 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 Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Court Remands Businessman For Allegedly Defiling Minor

News Investigators/ An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered that a 31-year-old businessman, Lekan Thompson, be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl. Magistrate 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 Victor Udoh On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
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APC Faults Suspension Of Delta Chieftain Esigie

News Investigators/ The Delta chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has faulted the suspension of Lucky Esigie by the Olomoro ward 6, from the party. This is contained in a statement by the state APC More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 10th, 2021
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Marwa: Birthday Tribute To An Enigma

By Femi Babafemi There danger of writing a tribute to any high profile personality in Nigeria today is obvious: the writer runs the risk of being misrepresented as a political praise singer, or at times, time 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...