By News Investigators On Thursday, October 29th, 2020
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Eid-el-Maulud Celebration: FCT Minister Wants Muslims To Adhere To Principle Of Peace

News Investigators/ The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, has urged all Muslims to adhere to the cardinal principle of peace upon which the religion of Islam is built. Mr. Bello made the call in his Eid-El-Maulud More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 29th, 2020
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Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB in Rivers

News Investigators/ Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has signed an executive order to reinforce the ban on the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and its activities in the State. He made this known in a More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 29th, 2020
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AfCFTA: Stakeholders Say Access To Finance, Information Biggest Challenges For African Businesswomen

News Investigators/ Advocates of women entrepreneurs have identified inadequate finance and information as topmost challenges among the leading Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) facing African businesswomen. The advocates More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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Mahmood Yakubu Bags Second-Term As INEC Chairman

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, for a second term in office. The Special Adviser to the More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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U.S. 2020: Massive Turnout In New York’s Maiden Early Voting

News Investigators/ The New York City Board of Elections says 193,915 residents cast their ballots in the first two days of early voting in the U.S. presidential election. The total compromises 93,830 votes More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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We Must Accept Protests As Part Of National Development- Tinubu

News Investigators/ A former governor of Lagos and national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says for Nigeria to attain parity with older and more established democracies, the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Stop #ENDSARS Protest Now -APC Begs Protesters

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday appealed to #ENDSARS protesters to embrace peace and stop the protest in the interest of the country, since their demands have been met.APC Chairman More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Protesters Set Zik’s Statue Ablaze

News Investigators/ Hoodlums in Onitsha, Anambra, have destroyed the statue of Nigeria’s first president, Nnamdi Azikiwe, erected in the city. The hoodlums are suspected to be some of those who hijacked the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 23rd, 2020
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Create Job, Grow Economy To Check Youth Restiveness, Ex-Presidents Tell Buhari

News Investigators/ Nigerian former Heads of State on Thursday told President Muhammad Buhari that generation of employment and growing the economy including through direct foreign investments were critical to More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Seek Facts Before Making Hasty Pronouncement, Buhari Tells International Community

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday took a swoop on the International Community, urging them to seek to know all the facts on the EndSARS protests by Nigerian youths before taking a position More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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FOR THE RECORD: Address By President Muhammadu Buhari On The ENDSARS Protests, 22nd October, 2020

Fellow Nigerians, It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the Security Chiefs. I must warn those who have hijacked More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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At Last, Buhari To Speak To Nigerian By 7 P.m.

News Investigators/ After a long disturbing silence, President Muhammadu Buhari will this evening make a national broadcast at 7pm. Mr. Buhari is expected to address the nation on the current break down of security More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
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NHRC Inaugurates Independent Probe Panel On Human Rights Violations By SARS

News Investigators/ The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday inaugurated an 11-member Independent Investigative Panel (IIP) to probe allegations of human rights violations against the defunct Special More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
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ENDSARS Protest: NANS Ask Traditional Rulers To Intervene To Stop Protest

News Investigators/ The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Wednesday, appealed to respected traditional rulers in the country to intervene in the #EndSARS protests in order to nip the crisis More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
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You Cannot Rule The People Like A Conquered Territory -Ex-Opposition Leader

Wunmi Bewaji Esq. Wunmi Bewaji is a former minority leader of the House of Representatives, lawyer and activist. In this interview, he spoke on the Muhammad Buhari presidency, Nigeria’s federalism, agitation More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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Sudan’s Removal From U.S. Terrorism List Not Linked To ‘Any Other Case,’ Says FM

News Investigators/ Sudanese Foreign Minister, Omar al-Din said the removal of his country from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism is unrelated to other issues, including the possible establishment of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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China, NAN Pledge To Foster News Exchange Relationship

News Investigators/ The government of the People’s Republic of China has agreed to foster its over 30-year- old news exchange agreement with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The agreement was reached on Tuesday More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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Businessman Files $1bn Suit Against Twitter CEO, Over Alleged #ENDSARS Protest Sponsorship

News Investigators/ A businessman, Adamu Garba, on Tuesday, instituted a $1 billion suit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey, at the Federal High More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 16th, 2020
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Experts Offer Solutions To Tackling Threat Of Fake News In China Africa Cooperation

News Investigators/ Experts have stressed the need for balanced and unbiased reporting as a measure to tackle the menace of fake news in China-Africa cooperation.They also urged stakeholders in the China-Africa More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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EndSARS: Relations Of Lagos Resident Killed During Protest Demand Justice

News Investigators/ The relations of 55-year-old Ikechukwu Iloamauzor, who was allegedly killed by a stray bullet during Tuesday’s protest in Lagos against police brutality, have called for justice over the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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NUJ Condemns Abduction Of Journalist’s Wife In Calabar

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Cross River State Council has condemned the abduction of Uduak Okoro, wife of Sun Newspaper Correspondent in the state by gunmen. Addressing newsmen More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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Medical Practitioner Urges Patients To Seek Help On Differential Diagnoses

News Investigators/ A medical practitioner and Consultant Pediatrics, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Ogun state, Tinuade Ogunlesi has urged patients to seek help regarding differential diagnoses. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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PERSPECTIVE: Africa’s Infrastructure Deficit: The Hypocrisy Of The Heritage Foundation’s Alarm

By Abubakar JohnFor those who have been following the turn of events in the trade war between the United States (U.S.) and China in recent time, Shakespeare’s popular quotes, “Hell hath no fury like More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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Senate President Hails Buhari For Acceding To Nigerians’ Demand On #SARS

News Investigators/ President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for listening to the voice of the Nigerians over their dissatisfaction with the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Protesters In New York Demand Transparency In SARS Disbandment

News Investigators/ Hundreds of young anti-SARS protesters on Sunday stormed the Nigeria House in New York demanding transparency in the disbandment of the police unit back home. Among them was Stephen “Papi” More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Minister Decries Rampant Cases Of Kidnappings In Kuje

News Investigators/ FCT Minister of State Ramatu Aliyu has condemned the abductions of the former Vice Chairman of Kuje Area Council and some councillors by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. In a statement More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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INEC Declares Akeredolu Winner Of Ondo Election

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC), gubernatorial candidate, Rotimi Akeredolu has been declared winner of the Saturday governorship elections.Mr. Akeredolu polled a total of 292,830 votes to More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Just In: Buhari Bows To Pressure, Ends SARS

News Investigators/ Following widespread protests across the states of the federation, President Muhammadu Buhari has disbanded the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squads nationwide. The Inspector-General of More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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EndSARS: Folarin, Buhari Condemn Killing In Ogbomoso

News Investigators/ Senators Teslim Folarin (APC-Oyo Central) and Abdulfatai Buhari (APC-Oyo North) have condemned the killing of Isiaq Jimoh during a protest against the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Extend Ban To Akeredolu, Cronies, Group Urges International Community

News Investigators/ A group, Democracy Integrity Network, has urged the European Union (EU), the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) governments to extend the travel ban slammed on election manipulators More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Alleged APC Thugs, Men In MOPOL Uniforms Sack Polling Units, Abduct Corps Members In Idanre

News Investigators/ It was a theatre of war in Idanre, Ondo State, as political thugs sympathetic to the All Progressives Congress (APC) invaded polling units in Omifun, Jingbe area, shot sporadically into the More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Bauchi Govt Asks Emir Of Misau To Apologize For Negligence

News Investigators/ The Bauchi State Government on Friday asked the Emir of Misau, Ahmed Suleiman, to tender an apology for his negligence of duty to the state government. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, October 9th, 2020
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Ondo Poll: Security Agencies Beef Up Security At INEC Office

News Investigators/ Security has been beefed up at the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Akure, Ondo State, as the commission prepares for the Saturday governorship election More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, October 9th, 2020
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US Consulate Trains Journalists To Hold Govt. Accountable

News Investigators/ The United States Consulate in Nigeria on Friday concluded its three-week capacity-building workshop for Bayelsa-based journalists and admonished them to hold government accountable to the people.The More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 9th, 2020
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Buhari Felicitates With Yahya At 59

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State on the occasion of his 59th birthday, October 9, 2020. Mr. Buhari rejoices with the founding member More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 9th, 2020
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Poultry Farmers Urges FG To Lift Ban On Maize Importation

News Investigators/ The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has appealed to Federal Government to lift the ban on importation of maize to save their business from collapse.Badagry Zonal Chairman of PAN, Olusegun More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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Air Travel: 22 Travelers Test Positive For COVID-19 –PTF

News Investigators/ The Minister of health, Osagie Ehanire, has revealed that 22 persons have so far tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19), among the 1,473 persons of interest tested since the reopening of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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2021 Budget: FG Earmarks N3.12Trillion For Debt Servicing

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says it remains committed to meeting the nation’s debt obligations as N3.12trillion is earmarked for debt service in 2021. President Muhammadu Buhari made this More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020
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Christian Monarchs Reconstitute Board, Name Tor Tiv As President, BOT Chairman

News Investigators/ The Association of Christian Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (AOCTRON) has reconstituted its Board of Trustees (BOT), appointing the Tor Tiv, Prof. James Ayatse, its new National President and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020
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APC Thugs To Move About In Hilux Buses Disguised As INEC Vehicle On Election Day -Group Alleges

News Investigators/ Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, a group, Human Rights Forum, has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of acquiring INEC stickers for the purpose of conveying More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020
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ZLP Warns Agboola Against APC’s Fresh Offer

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, APC gubernatorial Candidate News Investigators/ Following the reported overtures by some proxies of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the candidate of the Zenith Labour More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
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FG Increases International Airlines Capacity To 200 Passengers From Oct. 2

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has increased available seats on the flights of international airlines to 200 passengers per aircraft operating into the two designated airports, Murtala Muhammed International More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
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MNJTF Commander Seeks Stronger Synergy With Cameroonian Defence Forces

News Investigators/ The Force Commander, Multinational Joint Taskforce (MNJTF), Ibrahim Yusuf, has solicited for synergy between MNJTF and the adjoining national operations of the Cameroonian Defence Forces.Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
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Spate Of Kidnappings In Kogi Reduced, Says Bello

News Investigators/ The governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has said that the spate of kidnappings in the state has reduced to the barest minimum. He stated this on Saturday at the Senate Press Corps’ Retreat More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 29th, 2020
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Illicit Funds: Osinbajo Urges Destination Countries To Insist On Repatriation

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged leaders of destination countries to insist on repatriation of illicit funds and proceeds. Mr. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on More...

By Victor Udoh On Tuesday, September 29th, 2020
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World Contraceptive Day: Advocacy For Family Planning, A Service To Humanity — Official

ASABA/News Investigators/ The Director, Department of Women Affairs, Delta Ministry of Women Affairs, Community and Social Development, Faith Okpohworho, has said that advocacy for family planning is service to More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 28th, 2020
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NIS Deploys 2,000 Special Force In Northwest

News Investigators/The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), on Monday says it will deploy 2,000 Special Force in the Northwest to restore peace and security in the region.‎ The Comptroller General, Muhammad More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 28th, 2020
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Katsina Govt. Spends N18.80bn On Water Projects In 5 Years

News Investigators/ Katsina State Government has spent the sum of N18,798,640,116. 83 on the provision of potable drinking water in urban areas of the state since the inception of the administration of Gov. Aminu More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Appeal Court Reserves Judgment In Bayelsa Deputy Gov. Certificate Forgery Suit

News Investigators/ The Court of Appeal on Friday reserved judgment in Bayelsa deputy governor’s alleged certificate forgery suit. The Deputy Governor, Sen. Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, asked the Court of Appeal More...

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

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

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Osinbajo Celebrates Fasoranti’s `Life Of Significance’ At 94

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, felicitated with elder statesman, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, on the occasion of his 94th birthday. Mr. Osinbajo’s virtual remark at Fasoranti’s birthday More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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APC crisis: Fayemi’s Suspension, Joke Taken Too Far -Aide

News Investigators/ The Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Yinka Oyebode, has described the suspension of his principal by the Ojudu group as “a joke taken too far.” Mr. Oyebode More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Ekiti APC Crisis: Ojudu’s Group Suspends Fayemi, State Exco

News Investigators/ The crisis rocking the Ekiti All Progressives Congress (APC), on Friday took another dimension as a group loyal to Sen. Babafemi Ojudu says it has suspended Gov. Kayode Fayemi from the party More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Mali’s Transitional President Bah N’Daw Sworn In

News Investigators/ Former Defence Minister Bah N’Daw was sworn in as Mali’s president on Friday, following an August coup, with putsch leader Assimi Goita as his deputy. The swearing-in ceremony in the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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NAFDAC To Prosecute Health Workers Promoting Breastmilk Substitutes

News Investigators/ The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will prosecute any health worker caught promoting Breast Milk Substitute (BMS) and other infant formula in health More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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Performance Audit C’ttee Not To Witch-Hunt Caretaker Chairmen

News Investigators/ Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, inaugurated a Performance Audit Committee for Local Government Administration in the state.The governor, who inaugurated the committee at the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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Gombe Approves 4th October For Schools Reopening

News Investigators/ Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the reopening of all public and private Schools in the state closed some months ago due to the covid-19 Pandemic. By this approval, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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Nobel Laureates To Receive More Prize Money In 2020

News Investigators/ Winners of the 2020 Nobel awards will receive more money than they received in 2019, the foundation that manages the prizes said on Thursday, ahead of the upcoming award announcements. “Each More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Letter To President Muhammadu Buhari On Ondo Governorship Campaign

Over the past few weeks, we have noticed to our consternation, the culpability of the security chiefs in Ondo State in the mayhem perpetrated by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor Rotimi Akeredolu More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Fuel/Electricity Tariff Hike: NLC, TUC Set For Nationwide Protest on Sept. 28

(News investigators) NLC has insisted that it would proceed with its planned nationwide protest with effect from Sept. 28 over Federal Government refusal to reverse the hikes in electricity tariff and fuel pump More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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BBNaija 2020: Presenter Reveals How Winner Will Emerge

News Investigators/ Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, the presenter of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Reality Show Season Five ‘Lockdown’, says a grand winner, will emerge through number of votes accrued to a housemate. Mr. More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
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Edo Election: Benin Monarch Applauds Buhari, Congratulates Obaseki

News Investigators/ The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring that Edo election was free, fair, and violence-free. Ewuare also congratulated Gov. Godwin Obaseki for More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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NCC Set To Review Cost Of International Voice Calls Services

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to commence a cost-based review to determine new pricing regime for mobile International Termination Rate (ITR) for inbound international More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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ECOWAS Court Sets Oct. 7 Resumption Date

News Investigators/ The ECOWAS Court will be resuming its activities on Oct. 7, after its three months vacation. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by the media office of the justices. The More...

By Victor Udoh On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Edo 2020: INEC Declares Obaseki Winner

News Investigators/ The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. Mr. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Samai’la Adamu Burga To Farmers: Don’t Rush To Sell Your Produce

(News investigators) Farmers in Bauchi State have been warned not to hurriedly sell their harvested grains to food merchants from neighbouring states in order not to suffer hunger in the future. The warning More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Osinbajo: FG Collaborating With Investors To Improve Nigeria’s Digital Sector

(News investigators) FG COLLABORATING WITH INVESTORS TO IMPROVE NIGERIA’S DIGITAL SECTOR, SAYS OSINBAJO Tech giant announces new office in Lagos, outcome of 2018 VP-led FG delegation’s visit to Silicon More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Emir Of Zazzau, Shehu Idris, Dies At 84

(News investigators) VERY SAD: It is with great sadness that I confirm the passing of the father of our state, His Highness Emir of Zazzau, Alh (Dr.) Shehu Idris CFR. He died at the 44 Military Hospital Kaduna More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Operation Panther: FRSC Records 2,225 Violations, Arrests 1,975

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) have arrested 1,975 traffic offenders within the first two weeks of its ‘Operation Panther I’ traffic exercise. The arrests were made More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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Edo Poll: PDP Alleges Move To Replace Election Results In Edo North

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has alleged of plots by some paid agents to replace the Saturday Edo governorship election results where the PDP was leading, particularly in Edo North.The More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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PERSPECTIVE: RE: 2020 Amendments To RPC 2007

By Kayode Ajulo My attention has been drawn to various reactions to my opinion on the issue of the 2020 Amendment to the RPC 2007 as recently announced by Abubakar Malami in his capacity as Attorney-General More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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Zamfara APC: Marafa’s Loyalists Reject Expulsion Of Sirajo Garba, 125 Others

News Investigators/ The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) faction in Zamfara, under Sen. Kabiru Marafa, has reacted to the expulsion of Sirajo Garba and 125 other members from the party, describing More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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Edo Election: FRSC Certifies 496 Vehicles To Convey Electoral Materials, Personnel

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 496 vehicles have been certified to convey electoral materials and personnel for the Edo 2020 election. The Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO), More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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#Edo 2020: Card Readers Fail To Authenticate Fingerprints In Esan West, Central

News Investigators/ The Card Readers provided for the Edo Governorship election to authenticate fingerprints of voters in Esan West and Esan Central Local Government Areas of Edo on Saturday failed to recognise More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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#Edo 2020: Voters Observe Social Distancing

News Investigators/ Voters in Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s polling unit, Oredo Ward 4, Emokpae Model Primary School, Benin City, were seen observing physical distancing, washing hands and wearing face masks to curtail More...

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

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

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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El-rufai: Online Petition For EU, UK Travel Ban Nears 25,000 Signatures Target

(News investigators) An online petition calling on the United Kingdom and the European Union to place a travel ban on Kaduna State governor Nasir El-rufai has passed 22,000 signatures of the targetted 25,000 signatures. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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Pictures:Federal Govt Empowerment Programme In Edo State

(News investigators) Today, as wife of the @OfficialAPCNggubernatorial candidate, @PastorIzeIyamu, and special guest of honour, I facilitated the Federal Govt Empowerment for 2000 Women and Youths in Edo State. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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Fuel Crisis Looms In FCT, North As PTD Orders Tanker Drivers To Stop Lifting

(News investigators) The Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja and other parts of Northern Nigeria will experience huge fuel scarcity as the Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD), on Wednesday, ordered immediate stoppage More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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Nigeria @60: FG Lauds Nigerians’ Active Participation On Anniversary Branding Challenge

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has hailed Nigerians who actively participated in the creative submission of ideas for the Diamond Jubilee anniversary branding challenge. Minister of Communications More...

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

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

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

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

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
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FEC Approves Establishment Of Recovered Assets Management Agency

News Investigators/ The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the transmission of a Proceeds of Crime Recovery and Management Agency Bill to the National Assembly to facilitate the establishment of an Agency More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
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COVID-19 Test: PTF Imposes 6 Months Travel Ban On Passengers

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has placed a six-month travel ban on Nigerian passengers, who arrived in the country and dodged the mandatory second COVID-19 test. The PTF Coordinator, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Military Airstrike Hits Bandits’ Camp, Kill Scores In Zamfara

News Investigators/ The Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has destroyed another armed bandits’ camp in the Doumborou Forest area of Zamfara, killing scores of the bandits, the Defence Headquarters says. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Police Deploy 31,000 Personnel For Edo Election -IGP

News Investigators/ The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu on Monday disclosed that no fewer than 31,000 personnel have been deployed for the governorship election in Edo. Mr. Adamu disclosed this More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Army’s Impartiality In Political Process Commendable -Makinde

News Investigators/ Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Monday, commended the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai for leading a professionalized Army, declaring that his administration would continue More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Trader Crushed To Death In Lagos By 16-year-old Trying To Move His Mum’s Car

(News investigators) 50-year-old trader, Mrs. Tuale Iwejim, has died after she was hit by a 16-year-old boy who was using his mother’s SUV to test his driving skills at the Arena Shopping Mall, Oshodi, Lagos More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Palm Wine Seller Beats Up Policewoman In Osun Over Missing N150,000

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Florence Samuel, on Friday, appeared before an Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo for allegedly assaulting a police sergeant, Caroline Olaitan. Florence, a 28-year-old palm More...

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

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

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

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

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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FRSC Flags Off ‘Operation Panther’, Promises Hell For Reckless Driver In Abuja, Niger

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is set to flag off its special patrol exercise, code named Operation PANTHER 11 aimed at checkmating driving against traffic in the Federal Capital Territory More...

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

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

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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Deregulation: NNPC To Setup CNG Refilling Plants All Over Nigeria

News Investigators/ The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will soon begin activation of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) refill stations for motorists across the country.The corporation disclosed More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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COVID-19: NCDC Reports 160 New Infections, 2 Deaths

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 160 new infections of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the nation’s confirmed cases to 56,177. The NCDC made this known on its More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 12th, 2020
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Edo Election: Ize-Iyamu Promises To Turn Okada Into University Hub

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC), in the Edo governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has promised to transform Okada town to a University hub if elected. Mr. Ize-Iyamu made the promise More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, September 12th, 2020
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North East Commission Pledges To Remove 500,000 Idle Youths From Streets

News Investigators/ The North East Development Commission-Education Endowment Fund (NEDC-EEF), has expressed determination to remove over 500,000 idle youths from the streets in the next five years in the region. Head More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Ondo Fire: Group Alleges Collusion To Subvert People’s Will

News Investigators/ Following the fire outbreak at the Ondo State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), a group, Democracy Vigilance Network (DVN) has alleged a collusion between the More...

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

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

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

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

By News Investigators On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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RMAFC Urges State Govts To Step Up Credible Data Collation

News Investigators/ The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), on Friday in Bauchi, advised state governments on the need to step up instruments for credible database in their various states. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 10th, 2020
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Malnutrition: Kaduna Council Approves Multi-Sectoral Strategic Plan To Tackle Problem

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State Human Capital Development Council has approved the State Multi-Sectoral Strategic Plan of Action on Nutrition (KDMSPAN), 2020 -2024, to address the problem of malnutrition in More...