By News Investigators On Saturday, January 15th, 2022
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2023: Osinbajo Is Man Of This Moment – Says Sen. Adeyeye

News Investigators/ A former Chief Whip of the Senate, Sola Adeyeye on Saturday said there could be no better candidate to succeed President Muhammad Buhari than his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo. Mr Adeyeye who described More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 13th, 2022
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Police Recover 109 Anti-Aircraft Ammunition, Arrest 999 Suspects In Katsina

News Investigators/ The police command in Katsina, says it recovered 109 Anti-Aircraft Ammunition (AA) and arrested 999 suspects in various operations across the state in 2021.Agency report said the command also More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 13th, 2022
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OPEC Predicts 100.6 mb/d Global Oil Demand In 2022, Puts 2021 Figure As 96.5 mb/d

News Investigators/ The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) says World total oil demand in 2021 is pegged at 96.5 million barrel per day (mb/d( and at 100.6 mb/d in 2022, surpassing pre-pandemic More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, January 10th, 2022
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Tinubu Makes Intention Public, Says No Law Forbids Kingmaker From Becoming King

News Investigators/ The National Leader of the All progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Monday told President Muhammadu Buhari of his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election. Mr Tinubu revealed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, January 8th, 2022
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PDP Hasn’t Zoned Presidential Ticket -Official

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday denied claims that it has zoned its presidential ticket, saying it’s untrue. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, January 6th, 2022
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Lawyers Laud Chief Justice’s Call For NJC To Oversight CCT, CCB

News Investigators/ Lawyers have expressed divergent views on the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad’s proposal the National Assembly to confer power of control of the Code of Conduct Tribunal More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, January 3rd, 2022
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S/African Police Charge Man With Arson Over Damaging Blaze At Parliament

South African Police on Monday charged a man with arson over a fire that caused extensive damage to the national parliament building in Cape Town. This is as firefighters struggled to extinguish the last remains More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, January 3rd, 2022
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Ganduje Extols Bashir Tofa’s Virtues, Says Contributions To Nigeria’s Democracy Indelible

News Investigators/ Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has expressed shock over the death of Bashir Tofa, a former presidential candidate in Nigeria, saying his contribution to leadership started at early More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, January 2nd, 2022
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NUJ Fumes Over Commando Style Arrest Of Abuja Journalist, Demands Immediate Release

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Union of Journalists on Sunday demanded the immediate and unconditional release of Nelson Omonu, a journalist whisked away by security operatives believed to be working on the orders More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Sunday, January 2nd, 2022
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Tambuwal Hails Sultan For Peace Building Efforts

News Investigators/ Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar has been commended on his peace building efforts to strengthen the unity of the country without being partisan. Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Sunday, January 2nd, 2022
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BREAKING: Olubadan Is Dead

News Investigators/ The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has joined his ancestors. News Agency report quoted a source who confirmed that the 93-year-old traditional ruler died at the University College More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, January 1st, 2022
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2021: 821 Students Kidnapped, 61 Still In Captivity

News Investigators/ The United Nations Children Emergency Fund on Friday decried the high rate of children’s abductions, violations among others in 2021. This was as the UN organisation classified Nigeria, More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, December 29th, 2021
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Group Urges South-East Politicians To Unite Towards Producing Nigerian President

News Investigators/ A group the Movement for Election of Nigeria President of Igbo Extraction, has urged South-East politicians to work in unity to actualise the zone’s ambition to produce Nigerian President More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 28th, 2021
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PERSPECTIVE: An Overview Of Nigeria’s Oil And Gas Industry In 2021

Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry in 2021: An overview by Solomon Asowata, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global oil and gas industry in 2020 did not put it in the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 28th, 2021
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Nigerian Engineers Seek FG Intervention, Lament Increase Cost Of Building Materials

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE) on Monday said the nation’s power sector should be fixed to push down cost of production of construction materials. This, according to More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, December 27th, 2021
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Nothing Abnormal Contracting COVID-19, Says Presidency

News Investigators/ The Presidency says nothing abnormal for Presidential aides testing positive to COVID-19, and are now on self isolation in their respective abode. Special Adviser to the President on Media More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 27th, 2021
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UN Feputy Chief, Amina Mohammed Mourns Archbishop Desmond Tutu

News Investigators/ UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Sunday paid tribute to the late Archbishop Desmond Tutu, extoling his exceptional qualities. Mrs Mohammed joined other UN leaders to lament the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 24th, 2021
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Ortom Signs 2022 Budget Of N155.6Bn Into Law

News Investigators/ Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has signed the 2022 budget of N155.6 billion into law. Mr Ortom signed the budget on Friday in Makurdi. The governor promised to adhere strictly to the provisions More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 24th, 2021
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Discovery Of Oil In Bauchi, Gombe ‘Il Balance Oil Politics In Nigeria -Buhari

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the discovery of oil in Bauchi and Gombe States would help to balance what he called “the politics of oil in Nigeria.” Mr. Buhari said More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 24th, 2021
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KEDCO Absolves Self Of Blame In Alibert Furniture Inferno In Kano

News Investigators/ The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) says it has no blame in the Dec. 19 inferno at the Alibert furniture shop on Club Road, Bompai, Kano.This is contained in a statement by the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 24th, 2021
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Nigeria Reports 1,940 New Cases Of COVID-19, Says NCDC

News Investigators/ Latest figures from Nigeria indicated that the country recorded 1,940 new cases of COVID-19 in 18 States and the FCT on Thursday. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), made this More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Thursday, December 23rd, 2021
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Police Rescue 3-Month-Old Baby, 2 Adults Abducted By Bandits

News Investigators/ The police has rescued a three-month-old baby and seized sophisticated weapons from bandits in Zamfara. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Ayuba Elkanah, made this known during an interview More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 21st, 2021
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Nigeria Records 500% Increase In COVID-19 Infections, In 2 Weeks, Says NCDC

News Investigators/ Nigeria recorded a 500 per cent increase in COVID-19 cases over the past two weeks across the country. This is contained in a statement issued and signed by the Director-General of the Nigeria More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, December 15th, 2021
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Land Swap Programme Will Save FG N1Trn – Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, says the Land Swap Programme will save the Federal Government nearly N1 trillion. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, December 15th, 2021
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FG Forcing Lecturers To Embark On Strike –ASUU

News Investigators/ The Bauchi Zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that the attitude of the Federal Government towards the implementation of the 2009 agreement with ASUU is forcing More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
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My Commissioner Was Killed By Assasins Not Bandits, Masari Says After Briefing Buhari

News Investigators/ The governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari on Tuesday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on socio-economic and security developments in the state. Mr Masari, who spoke to State More...

By Victor Udoh On Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
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Osinbajo Inaugurates 200 MSMEs Shared Facility In Imo

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the Fashion and Design Shared Facility with 200 garment production equipment in Owerri, Imo. The vice president also unveiled the 29th National More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
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APM Terminals Investment In Apapa Hits N180Bn

News Investigators/ Port operating company, APM Terminals, Apapa, has invested USD438 million (about N180 billion) in acquisition of modern cargo handling equipment. The Manager, Steen Knudsen, said in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
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Nigeria Can Become Highest Petrochemicals Producing Country — Sylva

News Investigators/ The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says Nigeria has the capacity to become the highest producer of petrochemicals in the world. This, according to him, is possible More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, December 13th, 2021
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COAS Commends Troops’ Resilience In Tackling Insecurity

News Investigators/ The Chief of Army Staff, Faruk Yahaya, has commended troops of Artillery Corps and Nigerian Army Training Centre for their resilience and doggedness in combating insecurity in Niger State. Mr More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, December 13th, 2021
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Ooni Mourns Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oyewumi

News Investigators/ The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has described the death of Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi, Ajagungbade lll, as a great loss to the people of Ogbomoso, Oyo State and Nigeria as More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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Wayas, Man Of Taste And Rosy Cheeks Bows Out

By Gboyega Amoboye So Dr. Joseph Wayas is dead. If good life, taste, fame and power were to determine death, ebullient Joseph Wayas would be spared. He loved taste and taste loved him. He loved life and life More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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PDP Is Back To Rescue, Rebuild Nigeria —Ayu

News Investigators/ The National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Iyorchia Ayu, says the new National Working Committee (NWC) of the party will be guided by consultation, team-work, internal democracy More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Purchased Toyota Camry With N2,650 In Osun

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Osun has arrested one Ibrahim Abdulazeez, 30, who allegedly purchased a Toyota Camry 2010 model for N2,650 from a car dealer in Osogbo, Osun State. The Commissioner More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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Akirun Stool: Judge Returns Case File To CJ For Reassignment

News Investigators/ Justice Adedotun Onibokun of an Osun High Court, has directed the court clerk to return the case file concerning the restriction/selection of the “Akinrun of Ikirun” to the Chief Judge (CJ) More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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Katsina Commissioner’s Killers Must Be Found -Buhari Tells Security Agencies

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the reported assassination of the Katsina State Commissioner for Science and Technology, Dr Rabe Nasir, on Thursday evening. The president, in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, December 10th, 2021
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ECOWAS Ministers Meet To Discuss Challenges, Solutions

News Investigators/ The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Council of Ministers has listed reviewing thematic issues concerning the region as one area of focus during its ongoing 87th ordinary session. Nigeria’s More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, December 6th, 2021
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Omicron Variant- Ban On African Countries, Unfair, Discriminatory — Adesina

News Investigators/ The President African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina, says the travel ban on some African countries over Omicron, the new COVID-19 variant is “very unfair, non-scientific and discriminatory”. Mr More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 5th, 2021
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Lagos4Lagos Defection: Nothing Can Change PDP’s Misfortune In Lagos – APC

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, says defection of Lagos4Lagos Movement, a splinter group within the party, to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), cannot change the main opposition’s More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 3rd, 2021
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China Africa Relations: Scholars Examine Vaccinations, Post Covid Economic Recovery, Climate Change

Cross section of participants at the China Africa International Conference By Idowu John Bakare/ Participants of the China Africa International Conference on Thursday advised on the need to stem African countries More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, December 2nd, 2021
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Change In Calendar As Federal High Court Begins Christmas Vacation Dec. 20

News Investigators/ The Federal High Court (FHC) will, on Dec. 20, begin its Christmas vacation. The Chief Judge of FHC, Justice John Tsoho, stated this, on Thursday, in a statement signed by the Chief Information More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, December 2nd, 2021
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Debt Renegotiation, Vaccine Equity In Focus As Africa Economic Conference Begins

News Investigators/ Participants of the Africa Economic Conference which opens in Cape Verde on Thursday have called for the renegotiation and even outright pardon of debts owed by African countries. According More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, December 2nd, 2021
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NCC Qualifies MTNN, Airtel For 3.5Ghz Spectrum Auction

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced MTN Nigeria Communications Plc, Airtel Networks Ltd and Mafab Communications Ltd., as approved bidders of the forthcoming 3.5 gigahertz More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, December 2nd, 2021
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U.S., NATO Fully Committed To Ukraine, Says Blinken Ahead Of Lavrov Talks

News Investigators/ U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Thursday that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) allies shared an “unwavering commitment” to Ukraine’s sovereignty. Mr Blinken More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021
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Omicron Variant: Nigeria Risks High Infection Rate, Says NCDC As Country Records 105 New Covid-19

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has warned that the country stands a high risk of recording high incidences of Omicron Covid -19 variant due to neglect of preventive measures More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021
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Battle To End HIV, COVID, Demands Greater International Solidarity – UNGA President

News Investigators/ The President of UN General Assembly, Abdulla Shahid, has called for greater international solidarity to end the scourge of HIV/AIDS. Mr Shahid told a commemorative meeting on Tuesday marking More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 30th, 2021
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Food Security: Al-Hikmah University ‘ll Turn Vast Land To Mechanised Farming -VC

News Investigators/ The Vice-Chancellor, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin in Kwara, Noah Yusuf, says the institution will turn its vast hectares of land to a highly mechanised farming to boost food production in the More...

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...