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...

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

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

By Victor Udoh On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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Afghan: Panjshir Resistance Forces Say 450 Taliban Eliminated

News Investigators/ The Afghan resistance forces’ Spokesman, Fahim Dashti, said on Friday, that 450 militants of the Taliban movement (banned as a terrorist organisation in Russia) were killed and 130 others More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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Orji Kalu Advises FG To Begin Preparation For 2024 Olympics

News Investigators/ African Pillar of Sports, Sen. Orji Kalu, has advised the Federal Government to commence early preparations for the 2024 Olympics. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Kalu made More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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2023 Presidency: Diaspora Group Urges Collective Support For Tinubu

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Diaspora for Asiwaju (NDA), a support group, says support for former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu to run for presidency in 2023, is a collective task. It said everyone More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Ibrahim Imam On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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Army To Overhaul Obsolete Logistics In North-East Theatre Operations

News Investigators/The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. iFaruk Yahaya has approved the total overhauling of obsolete logistics in North East theatre operations. The Commander, Nigerian Army Ordnance Corps, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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U.S. Freezes Billions In Afghan Currency Reserves

News Investigators/ The U.S. Government froze Afghanistan government reserves held in US bank accounts as the Taliban rolled into the capital of Kabul, according to a report on Thursday. The move is an attempt More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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17 APC Chieftains Ask Court To Restrain Caretaker Committee

News Investigators/ Sixteen chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to restrain the party Caretaker Committee in Ebonyi headed by Aloy Nwibo from overseeing its More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 1,149 New Cases

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,149 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), the highest number of infections in any single day since last February. With the latest More...

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

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

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

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

By Ibrahim Imam On Thursday, August 12th, 2021
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IBB Was Not Individually Responsible For Vatsa’s Fate -Gen. Akilu

News Investigators/ Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, popularly known as IBB, did not go out of his way to victimise late Maj.-Gen. Mamman Vatsa during the military trial that directed execution of Vatsa. A former More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 10th, 2021
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Foreign Doctors Offer Free Medical Treatment, Surgery In Kaduna

News Investigators/ A team of foreign doctors, “Doctors without Borders” on Tuesday offered free medical diagnosis, treatment and surgery to Kaduna citizens suffering from different kinds of ailment. The More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Victor Udoh On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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World Bank, AFDB Provide $550m Support For Off-Grid Solutions –REA

News Investigators/ The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has announced the provision of $550m in funding by the World Bank (WB) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) to support the implementation of its off-grid More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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COVID-19: FG May Introduce Stringent Measures, Says PSC

News Investigators/ The Chairman Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 (PSC), Mr Boss Mustapha, says government will not hesitate to introduce stringent measures to protect vulnerable citizens in the country More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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Disu Replaces Kyari As Head Of IRT

News investigators/ The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, has approved the posting of Tunji Disu, a deputy commissioner of police, as the new Head, Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT). The Force More...

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

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

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

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

By News Investigators On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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Kyari And His Hushpuppy

By Lasisi Olagunju Ph.D“There are lessons in this fall: I do not think Kyari started his career as a bad cop. Where I come from, there is a term called Ibaje (‘decay’ is its closest translation). Ibaje does More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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Hushpuppi: PDP Demands Investigation Into Alleged Link With Abba Kyari

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for a forensic investigation into alleged reports that the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) linked head of IGP Intelligence Response Team, More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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Bello Koko Vows To Enforce Best Practices At Ports

News Investigators/ The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko said the Authority would apply international standards and best practices in handling ships and cargoes at the country’s More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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2023: APC Pledges Support For Constitutionally-Backed INEC Innovations

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it will continue to support constitutionally-backed innovations by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). National Secretary, More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, July 24th, 2021
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LG Polls: Ex-Lawmaker Decries Apathy, Says Trend Dangerous

News Investigators/ A former member of the Lagos State House of Assembly and two-term Chairman, Lagos Mainland Local Government, Oladele Adekany, says voter apathy is wrong and dangerous for democracy. Mr. More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 19th, 2021
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2023:There Has To Be Immediate Change In PDP Leadership -Rep. Kwewum

News Investigators/ A member of the House of Representatives from Taraba State, Rep. Rimamnde Kwewum (PDP-Taraba), says there has to be an immediate change in the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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FG To Establish Aerospace University To Boost Aviation Sector

News Investigators/ The Federal Government will soon establish an Aerospace University to address the challenges of qualified and specialized manpower in the nation’s aviation sector. Minister of Aviation, More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Governor Orders Reinstatement Of Expelled Akwa Ibom Varsity Student

News Investigators/ The governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, has directed the immediate reinstatement of Godwin Ekpo, a final year Agric Engineering student of Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden.The More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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North East Governors Decry Low Indigene Applicants For Federal Jobs

News Investigators/ The North East Governor’s Forum (NEGF) has expressed dismay at the low number of applicants from the region in recent recruitments into some federal agencies, resolving to follow up with all More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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Islamic Police Arrests 20 Children For Street Begging In Kano

News Investigators/ The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 20 children in Kano for violating the law against street begging. This is contained in a statement issued by Lawal Ibrahim, Public Relations Officer More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 5th, 2021
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Insecurity: FCTA Demolishes Over 400 Illegal Structures Along Airport Road

News Investigators/ The Federal Capital Terriory Administration (FCTA) has confirmed the demolition of over 400 illegal structures that constitutes security threat along the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 2nd, 2021
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School Feeding: FG To Enrol N5m Additional Pupils By 2023 –Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouk, says the Federal Government will enrol about five million pupils into the National Home More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 2nd, 2021
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SEC Approves 7 NGX’s Derivatives Contracts

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Exchange (NGX) Limited has announced that it has received approval for seven derivatives contracts from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on June 28. The NGX Chief More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, July 1st, 2021
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Adams Urges FG To Investigate Alleged Attack On Igboho’s House

News Investigators/ The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has urged Federal Government to investigate the circumstances surrounding alleged attack on the Ibadan residence of a Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 1st, 2021
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OPINION: Banjo, The Accidental Biafran

By Dare BabarinsaThe arrest and trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed IPOB, is going to dominate the news for many months to come. The trial promises to be a cause celebre, one of those rare cases in More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Reps Move To Clamp Down On Dubious Estate Developers

News Investigators/ The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has set up an ad-hoc Committee to investigate complaints of alleged misconduct of real estate developers in the country. The More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Lagos Revalidates 2,359 Cooperatives Societies

News Investigators/ The Lagos State Government says it has revalidated 2,359 cooperatives societies with a membership of two million and an asset base of million N33 billion. The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Pilgrims Board Set To Refund 2021 Hajj Deposits –Overseer

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board says it is set to refund money deposited with the board by the 2021 Intending Pilgrims from the state.The Acting Overseer, Hajiya Hannatu Zailani, More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 25th, 2021
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Police Confirm Killing Of Ex-Oyo Commissioner’s Wife

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Oyo State, has confirmed the killing of Mrs Olayemi Odetomi, wife of a former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftancy Matters, in the state by unknown gunmen. The More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 24th, 2021
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Nigerian Superstar, Wizkid Receives Grammy Awards Plaque

News Investigators/ Nigerian afrobeat singer, Ayodeji Balogun a.k.a Wizkid, has received his Grammy award plaque. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Wizkid became the second Nigerian to receive a More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021
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Oyo Approves Relocation Of LAUTECH College Of Agriculture To Iseyin

News Investigators/ The Oyo State Government has approved the relocation and establishment of the College of Agriculture and Renewable Natural Resources of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) from Ogbomosho More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, June 21st, 2021
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COVID-19: Nigeria’s Consulate In New York Embarks On Vaccination Drive

News Investigators/ The Consulate-General of Nigeria in New York has embarked on a vaccination programme to vaccinate Nigerians within its jurisdiction against COVID-19. The Consul-General, Lot Egopija, told More...

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 21st, 2021
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Request For Daily Stock Record Is Statutory Requirement —DPR

News Investigators/ The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says request for daily stock of products supplied is a statutory regulatory requirement for any retail outlet license holder at no cost to marketers. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 18th, 2021
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WHO Says 146m Africans Die Yearly From Tobacco-Related Diseases

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation has revealed that no fewer than 146 million Africans die annually from tobacco related disease. WHO Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti, said this More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, June 18th, 2021
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African Countries Acquire Close To 60m COVID-19 Vaccines – Africa CDC

News Investigators/ African countries have acquired around 59.9 million COVID-19 vaccines so far, according to the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC). The Africa CDC, the specialised More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 18th, 2021
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Ibadan Mayhem: Minister Tasks Makinde On Security In Oyo

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has charged Gov. Seyi Makinde to ensure adequate security of lives and property in Oyo State. The minister gave the charge in a statement on Thursday More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021
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5G Subscriptions With Capable Device To Reach 580 Million By End Of 2021 -Report

News Investigators/ Ericsson, a multinational telecommunications company says that 5G will soon become the fastest adopted mobile generation in history. Ericsson made this known in a statement on Wednesday in More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021
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U.S. Statements On Russia Not Constructive Ahead Of Summit –Kremlin

News Investigators/ Russia says statements made by the United States (U.S.) on the need to contain it are not constructive ahead of the Wednesday summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
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FCTA To Revoke Undeveloped Plots In Abuja

News Investigators/ The FCT Administration has concluded arrangements to revoke undeveloped plots of land in serviced areas allocated to individuals and corporate organisations.Director of Information and Customer More...

By Victor Udoh On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
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Ex-U.S. Congressman Proposes Rural Development Model For Bayelsa

News Investigators/ A former lawmaker representing the State of New Hampshire in the United States Congress, Amb. Richard Swett, has proposed a rural development model for Bayelsa. Mr. Swett made the proposal More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
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Nigerians In S/Africa Pledges To Uplift Image Of Fatherland

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Citizens Association in South Africa (NICASA) has pledged to continue to work closely with compatriots to promote unity and uplift the image of Nigeria abroad. The President-General More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 10th, 2021
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JUSUN Strike Suspension: Litigants ‘Besiege’ Courts For Adjourned Dates

News Investigators/ Some litigants on Thursday besieged some courts in Iseyin, Oyo, seeking adjourned dates for their cases, after the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) suspended its 64 days strike. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 10th, 2021
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Insecurity: Northern Senators’ Forum Calls For Lasting Solutions

News Investigators/ Chairman of the Northern Senators’ Forum, Aliyu Wamakko, (APC-Sokoto) has called for lasting solutions to tackle the menace of insecurity in the country. Mr. Wamakko, a senator representing More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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Kalu Cautions Perpetrators Of Violence In South East

News Investigators/ Abia Senator, Orji Uzor-Kalu (APC-Abia) has advised individuals sponsoring violence in the South East to stop as it is not in the interest of the people.Mr. Kalu, also Senate Chief Whip of Senate More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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Food, Cattle Dealers Threaten Nationwide Strike

News Investigators/ The Amalgamated Union of Food Stuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AFUCDN) says it will embark on a nationwide strike over alleged illegal roadblocks and multiple taxations on its members. The More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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U.S. Facilitates $28m Scholarship For Nigerian Students In 1 Year – Ambassador

News Investigators/ The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard, says her country has facilitated 28 million dollars scholarships for Nigerian students to study in U.S institutions in the past one year. Mrs More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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South Africa Needs To Address Vaccine Shortage In Joint Collaboration With China To Combat Pandemic

China’s Sinovac By Guan Jintai Latest statistics on the covid-19 pandemic in South Africa indicate that the country is in a critical situation. With 3754 newly confirmed cases everyday and with the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Kano Residents Express Shock Over Death Of T.B Joshua

News Investigators/ Some Kano residents have expressed shock over the sudden death of Prophet Temitope Babatunde Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations on Sunday morning. In an interview with the News More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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NiDCOM Congratulates 22-Year Old Nigerian For Winning City Council Election In US

22-year old Nigerian- American, Steve EzeonuNews Investigators/ The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated 22-year old Nigerian- American, Steve Ezeonu, More...