By Victor Udoh On Saturday, February 20th, 2021
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Police Arrest 2 Suspects For Alleged Torture Of 3 Minors In Anambra

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Anmabra has arrested one Rejoice Raymond, 39 and Chidi Nwafor, 80, for allegedly subjecting three minors to physical and emotional torture. The State Police Public Relations More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, February 19th, 2021
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Ekiti Govt Ready To Pay N7,2m In Compensation To Victims Of #ENDSARS

News Investigators/ The Ekiti Government will pay N7. 2 million in compensation to 24 petitioners in 14 days, Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, has said.Mr. Fapohunda made this known during a visit to More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Just In: Armed Men Attack Govt Secondary School, 1 Killed, Scores Abducted

News Investigators/ Armed men have attacked Government Science College Kagara in Rafi Local government area of Niger State. Unconfirmed report said one student is feared killed with several other students abducted. “Some More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Police Arrest Kano Hisbah Commander In Hotel With Married Woman

News Investigators/ Kano State Hisbah Command has confirmed the arrest of one of Hisbah’s top officers named Sani Nasidi Uba Remo, found in a hotel room with a married woman at Sabon Gari. Mr. Remo was arrested More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
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Lagos LCDA Aspirant Lists Priority Projects

LAGOS/News Investigators/ A chairmanship aspirant for Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State, Ajoke Moromoke Obe, has vowed to introduce developmental programmes that would make the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 8th, 2021
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Rice Farmers Want Govt To Provide Land For Increased Production

News Investigators/ The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) in Oyo State has appealed to the state and local governments to assist with land to enable them improve on rice production in 2021. The RIFAN More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
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Hisbah Confiscates 260 Crates Of Alcoholic Drinks In Bauchi

News Investigators/ The Bauchi State Hisbah Board has confiscated 260 crates of alcoholic drinks from hotels and night clubs as part of its effort to enforce Sharia Islamic code. The permanent commissioner in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 1st, 2021
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Banditry: Oyo Sets Up Peace, Security Committees At LGs

IBADAN/News Investigators/ The governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has assured of his determination to ensure that peace return to the troubled Oke-Ogun area of the state, even as the government is putting in More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
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Zamfara Denies Donating Vehicles To Bandits

News Investigators/ The Zamfara Government has denied an online media report that it gave Hilux trucks to “repentant bandits’’ in the state. Addressing journalists in his office on Tuesday, the state Commissioner More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
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Stakeholders Back Fusing Sports With Academics In Lagos Schools —Official

News Investigators/ The Lagos State government has announced plans to fuse education and sports in its schools, with a view to revamping School Sports in the state, the Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 19th, 2021
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Adeyinka-Bode Assumes Office As New Police Commissioner In Kebbi State

News Investigators/ The newly posted Kebbi State Commissioner of Police, Adeleke Adeyinka-Bode, has assumed duty in Birnin Kebbi. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Nafi’u Abubakar, said More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 11th, 2021
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Businesswoman In Court For Allegedly Pouring Hot Water On Neighbour

LAGOS/News Investigators/ A businesswoman, Onifunto Ogunshola, who allegedly poured boiled rice water on her neighbour, n Monday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The police charged Ogunshola, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 1st, 2021
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BEDC Set To Roll Out 90,870 Meters In 4 States

News Investigators/ The Management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) says it has concluded plans to roll out no fewer than 90,870 meters to customers in its franchise areas of Edo, Delta, Ondo and More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 1st, 2021
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800,000 IDPs In Need Of Food Borneo, Zulum Writes NEMA

News Investigators/ Governor of Borno state, Babagana Zulum, has appealed for urgent intervention by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on the plight of about 800,000 displaced people in need of food More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
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Crossover Night: FCTA Urges Churches To Observe COVID-19 Protocols

News Investigators/ The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has urged churches in the territory to strictly adhere to the COVID-19 protocols as they prepare for the crossover night service. Head, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020
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549 Kebbi Entrepreneurs To Receive N2bn FG Loan, Says Malami

BIRNIN-KEBBI/News Investigators/ No fewer than 3,000 owners of Small and Medium scale businesses in Kebbi State would receive Federal Government’s post COVID-19 grants in order to enhance their business activities, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 17th, 2020
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Insecurity: Group Urges South-West Governors To Set Up Security Trust Fund For Amotekun

News Investigators/ Governors of the six South-West states have been urged to empower the South-West Security Network (SWSN), codenamed ‘Amotekun’ by creating a trust fund for the security outfit across the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, December 17th, 2020
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Kaduna Orders Closure Of Event Centres, Night Clubs

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Kaduna state Government has ordered the closure of all even centres, night clubs and gymnasiums across the state as part of efforts to curtail the spread of the second wave of Covid-19 in the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, December 14th, 2020
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Kastina Abduction: Only 10 Schoolboys Remain With The Abductors – Garba Shehu

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Contrary to Kastina State Governor Bello Masari’s claims that over 300 school boys were abducted from their hostels at Government Science Secondary School(GSSS), Kankara, Katsina State, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 14th, 2020
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VVF: Early Marriage Remains Source Of Concern As Thousands Of Girls Live With Fistula

News Investigators/ Amina Bala, the Community and Mobilisation Officer of Engender Health, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), says early marriage More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, December 12th, 2020
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Bandit Attack: Masari Orders Closure Of All Boarding Schools

News Investigators/ Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding secondary schools in the state. Mr. Masari gave the directive in a statement by his Director-General More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, December 11th, 2020
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Edo: PDP Leaders, Obaseki ‘at War’ Over Party Structure

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A major crisis is brewing in the Edo state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following Governor Godwin Obaseki’s alleged push for the dissolution of the party’s executive. Blueprint More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
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Ugwuanyi Presents N169. 8 Billion Budget Estimates To State Assembly

ENUGU/News Investigators/ Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on Wednesday presented a 2021 budget proposal of N169.8billion to the State Assembly.Mr. Ugwuanyi said that the 2021 budget estimate was 13 per More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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INEC Declares PDP’s Ugwueze Winner Of Isi-Uzo Bye-Election, Enugu Youths React

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Sunday, declared Mrs Amaka Ugwueze, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner of Isi-Uzo State Constituency By-Election in Enugu State. Declaring More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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Governor Umahi Begs Anyim, Egwu, NASS Members For Forgiveness

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) BREAKING!!! Gov. Umahi Finally Begs Anyim, Egwu, NASS Members For Forgiveness Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Monday, finally tendered an unreserved apology to the former More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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World Toilet Day: Group Laments Absence Of Public Toilets In Plateau

News Investigators/ The Society for Water and Sanitation (NEWSAN) has lamented the absence of public toilets in Plateau State, calling on the Government to construct toilets in offices and other public places. Programme More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
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Court Dissolves 15-Year-Old Marriage Over Theft, Abandonment

News Investigators/ A Customary Court in Mapo, Ibadan on Wednesday dissolved a 15-year-old marriage between a trader, Basirat Rahmon and her estranged husband, a ”spiritual consultant”, Olaide, over complaints More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 5th, 2020
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Court Dissolves 2-Year-old “Undefined Relationship” Over Constant Fighting

News Investigators/ A Customary Court sitting in Ikole Ekiti, Ekiti on Thursday dissolved two-year-old ”undefined relationship” between Lawrence Taiwo and his partner, Lola. Delivering judgment, the president More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 1st, 2020
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Yahaya Commiserates With Umar Maigari Family Over Loss Of 3 Sons In Ghastly Accident

News Investigators/ Gombe state Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, Sunday expressed deep sadness over the death of three members of Umaru Maigari family in a ghastly accident along Kano road. The deceased: Usman 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 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 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 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 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 Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
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Group Pledges To Develop Tourism Sector In FCT

News Investigators/ Team Ramatu, a political group in support of the FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has pledged to develop the tourism sector in the Federal Capital Territory, to create jobs and reduce 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 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 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 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 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 Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Zamfara Govt Tracks N37bn Refund On Executed FG Projects

(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. Alhaji Rabiu Garba, the 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 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 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 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 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 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...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
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Suswam Condemns Terwase’s Killing

News Investigators/ Chairman, Senate Committee on Power Gabriel Suswam has condemned the killing of repentant militia leader in Benue, Terwase Agwaza, also known as Gana, by men of the Nigerian Army in Gboko. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
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Forum Tasks South East Governors On Agric Sector Revival

News Investigators/ The Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF), a pan-Igbo socio-political organisation, on Wednesday tasked South East governors on revival of neglected agriculture to boost economy and job creation in the zone. The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
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Traditional Worshippers Accuse Makinde Of Discrimination, Stage Protest In Ibadan

News Investigators/ Some traditional worshippers, Tuesday held a peaceful march to the Oyo state government secretariat complex at Agodi Ibadan, to protest against alleged discrimination by the state government. The More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Yahaya Sets Up Interim Board For Microfinance Bank, Suspends Officials

GOMBE/News Investigators/ In a bid to restructure and reposition the state-owned Bubayero Microfinance Bank, the Governor of Gombe state, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the constitution of an 11- member More...

By Victor Udoh On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Stakeholders Laud Ayade’s Project Interventions In Communities

News Investigators/ Stakeholders in Yala local government area of Cross River have commended Gov. Ben Ayade for his laudable projects in some communities in the area. The Vice Chairman of Yala local government More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Yahaya Hails Buratai, Promises Continuous Support For Armed Forces

News Investigators/ The Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, Thursday said his administration will continue to support the Nigerian Army in carrying out its constitutional mandate of maintaining peace More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Gombe Inaugurates 7-Man Committee On Schools Dev., Teachers Rationalisation

News Investigators/ The Gombe State Government has inaugurated a committee on schools development and teachers rationalisation in other to enhance educational development in the State. The committee is to among More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Zamfara To Establish Multi-Billion Naira School Of Nursing

GUSAU/News Investigators/ Zamfara Government says it will soon begin construction of a multi-billion naira School of Nursing and Midwifery in Zurmi, the headquarters of Zurmi Local Government.The Special Adviser More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Ize-Iyamu Laments Poor Infrastructure In Okpella

News Investigators/ The All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the forthcoming Edo state governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has assured residents of Okpella that his administration would ensure the development More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
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COVID-19: New NIS Comptroller in Oyo Vows To Arrest, Prosecute Violators Of Land Border Closure

News Investigators/ The new Comptroller of Nigeria Immigration Service, Oyo State Command, Usman Babangida says the command will arrest and prosecute violators of the ban on land borders. Mr. Babangida stated More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
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Yahaya Restates Commitment To Sound Education

News Investigators/ The Gombe State governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has reassured of his administration’s commitment to sound education, saying it remains one of its cardinal programmes. Mr. Yahaya More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 14th, 2020
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Lagos Govt Charges Lagosians To Plant Coconuts Trees

LAGOS/News Investigators/ The Secretary to the Lagos State Government (SSG), Folashade Jaji, has urged residents to cultivativate coconut trees to benefit from its economic and nutritional values. Mrs. Jaji, More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020
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Lagos Assembly Service Commission Promotes 103 Staff

LAGOS/News Investigators/ The Lagos House of Assembly Service Commission (LAHASCOM) has promoted 103 officers and urged the newly promoted management and senior staff to be good ambassadors in the discharge of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020
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NEDC To Execute 224 Projects In 112 LGs In N/East

News Investigators/ The North East Development Commission (NEDC) is to execute 224 developmental projects in 112 Local government areas across the six North-East states. The NEDC Managing Director, Mohammed More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Blasphemy: Court Sentences Man To Death By Hanging In Kano

News Investigators/ An Upper Shari’a Court sitting in Kano on Monday, sentenced a 30-year-old man, Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, to death by hanging after his conviction for blasphemy. The convict , who resides at More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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S/Kaduna Killings: Special Task Force Arrests 8 Suspects

News Investigators/ The Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), maintaining peace in Plateau and part of Southern Kaduna and Bauchi states, has arrested eight suspects in connection with the recent killings More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 6th, 2020
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Herdsman Bags Death Sentence In Ekiti Over Murder

News Investigators/ An Ekiti State High Court on Thursday sentenced a 25-year-old man, Mohamodu Haruna, to death by hanging for matchetting to death a fellow herdsman. Delivering judgment in the murder case More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 3rd, 2020
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Father Of 3 Commits Suicide In Nsukka

ENUGU/News Investigators/ A father of three children, Emmanuel Eze on Monday allegedly committed suicide at Amagu Umudiaka village, Ihe community in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State. Mr. Eze, who More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 31st, 2020
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Yahaya, Emir of Gombe, Others Observe Eid Prayers At Gombe Juma’at Mosque

Governor Inuwa Yahaya at the eid prayer ground (photo: Abdul no shaking) News Investigators/ Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, Friday joined other Muslims in the state to observe the Eid prayer More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Yahaya Signs N107Billion Revised 2020 Budget

Governor Mohammed Yahaya signing the revised budget on Monday. News Investigators/ Gombe state Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has signed the revised 2020 budget into law. The initially signed budget, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 18th, 2020
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Yahaya Appoints DGs For Joint Projects Devt Agency, Gombe Geographical Information System

GOMBE/News Investigators/ The Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the appointment of Engr. Idris Mohammed Mahdi as Director-General, Gombe State Joint Project Development Agency. Similarly, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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Ize-Iyamu Hails BBC Yewande Adewusi’s Appointment

News Investigators/ The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the Edo Governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu has congratulated Edo-born Yewande Adewusi on her recent appointment as the Regional Director More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
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Yahaya Orders Immediate Enforcement Of TSA In Gombe

News Investigators/ Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has signed Executive Order No. 5 of 2020, which authorizes the immediate implementation and enforcement of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) in Gombe state. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Abuja World Trade Centre Razed

News Investigators/ A fire outbreak on Monday gutted part of the high rise building of the World Trade Centre, located in the Federal Capital Territory. General Manager, Operations, at the centre, Ibukun Adegun, More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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Communities In Bayelsa Inaugurate N141.65m Projects

News Investigators/ The Dodo River Communities Development Association in Ekeremor Local Government area of Bayelsa on Friday inaugurated projects worth over N141.65 million funded by the NNPC/Chevron Joint Venture. The More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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Ugwuanyi Inaugurates State Community Policing Advisory Committee

News Investigators/ Governor of Enugu State,. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Thursday appointed 17 members to the State Community Policing Advisory Committee to ensure a successful implementation of Community Policing More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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Oyo lnaugurates Family Court To Enforce Child Rights, Others

IBADAN/News Investigators/ The Judiciary in Oyo State has inaugurated the Family Court to protect the rights of children and address increasing domestic violence in the society. In his speech during the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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Orton’s Wife, Cooks, Others Test Positive To Covid-19

News Investigators/ The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Saturday announced names of some top government officials that have tested positive to the Coronavirus in the state. Secretary to the State Government, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 3rd, 2020
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Flags Fly At Half-Mast In Ondo After Health Commissioner Dies Of Covid-19

News Investigators/ Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Wahab Adegbenro, has died of Covid-19 complications on Thursday at the Federal Medical Centre in Owo, Ondo State. Flags are flying at half-mast in honour More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Take Advantage Of Free Covid-19 Test, Lagos Govt Urges Residents

News Investigators/ The Lagos State Government has reiterated that COVID-19 testing for residents of the state was free of charge, urging them to take advantage of it. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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COVID-19: Rivers Govt Orders Compulsory Test For Govt House Personnel

News Investigators/ The Rivers Government has directed all staff of Government House, Port Harcourt, to go for mandatory COVID-19 test to check the spread of the pandemic in the state. A statement on Monday More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Amotekun Arrests 42 Cows Over Alleged Destruction Of Farmlands In Ondo

News Investigators/ The Ondo State Command of the regional Security Network Agency, codenamed Amotekun Corps, has arrested 42 cows over alleged destruction of farmlands around Alagbaka Extension in Akure, the Ondo More...

By Victor Udoh On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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COVID-19: Delta Records 532 Cases, Orders Offices Decontamination

News Investigators/ Delta State has recorded 532 confirmed cases of coronavirus as at June 23, a top aide to Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa has announced. Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the governor, Olisa Ifeajika, made More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Yobe Govt Awards N5bn Contract For 2 Modern Markets

News Investigators/ Yobe State Government has awarded contract for the construction of two modern markets in Potiskum and Gashua at the cost of N5 billion. Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Tourism, More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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Insecurity: Gombe Inaugurates Community Policing Advisory Committee

News Investigators/ Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has inaugurated an advisory committee toward the establishment of community policing, assuring of synergy with security agencies in the state More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, June 20th, 2020
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Borno Govt. Employs 12,735 Hunters, Vigilantes To Enhance Security

News Investigators/ Borno Government has employed 12,735 as members of Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) comprising hunters and vigilantes, to complement efforts of security agencies in the state. The state Commissioner More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
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Yahaya Hails Ardo Kumo’s Appointment As Federal Perm-Sec

News Investigators/ The Governor of Gombe state, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has received with excitement, the appointment of Babayo Ardo Kumo as a Federal Permanent Secretary representing Gombe State. In a congratulatory More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
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Gombe Gov. Pegs Fertilizer Price At N5000, Flags-off Sales, Distribution Of 20,000 Metric Tons

GOMBE/News Investigators/ Governor State governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has flagged- off sales and distribution of 20,000 metric tons of fertilizer for the year 2020 farming season in a bid to boost agricultural More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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Oyo Govt. Adopts Report Of 2017-2019 Contracts Review Committee

…..says report will aid anti-corruption drive News Investigators/ The Oyo State Government has, on Tuesday, adopted the report of the committee set up to review projects and contracts signed between 2017 and More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 11th, 2020
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Gombe Governor Mourns Ex-PDP Chairman, Nuhu Poloma

News Investigators/ Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has expressed sadness over the death of former state Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nuhu Poloma who died on monday at the age of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
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Vijah Opuama Presented Questionable Certificates, Bayelsa Dep Gov Alleges

News Investigators/ The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo on Tuesday accused the governorship candidate of the Liberation Movement in the last governorship poll in the state, Vijah Opuama of More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 7th, 2020
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Oyo Govt, Police Vow To Fish Out Killer Rapists Of Student, Pregnant Woman

IBADAN/News Investigators/ The government of Oyo State and the State Police Command have vowed to work harmoniously to ensure the arrest of killers of a pregnant woman, Azeezat Shomuyiwa and an 18-year-old student More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 7th, 2020
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Muslim Women Association Calls For Justice For Rape, Murder Victims

IBADAN/News Investigators/ Criterion, a Muslim women in business and the professions association, Oyo State chapter, has called on the government to ensure security operatives punish perpetrators of rape and murder More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 1st, 2020
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Security: FCT Begins Implementation Of State Community Policing

News Investigators/ The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has kicked off the implementation of the State Community Policing initiative aimed at reducing crime in communities and deepen trust between More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 29th, 2020
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Excited Plateau Rural Community Celebrates First Borehole

News Investigators/ Residents of Nghar, a rural community in Barkin Ladi Local Government of Plateau, on Friday trooped to the village square to celebrate the first borehole ever sunk in the community.The villagers, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 28th, 2020
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Gombe Discharges Another Batch Of 153 Almajiris After 2- Week Quarantine

GOMBE/News Investigators/ Gombe state government has discharged another batch of 153 almajiri children who tested negative to coronavirus after the two weeks mandatory quarantine period at its Amada facility in More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 22nd, 2020
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Eid-el-Fitr: Police Warn Clerics To Shun Inciting, Seditious Messages

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Sokoto State has warned Islamic clerics in the state to shun inciting and seditious preaching during the Eid-el-Fitr prayers. The State Commissioner of Police, Ibrahim More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 22nd, 2020
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COVID-19: Military Trains Medical Personnel On Service Delivery

News Investigators/ The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Lasisi Adegboye, has urged military medical personnel to respond appropriately to service delivery and safety concerns More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, May 22nd, 2020
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Osun Assembly Passes Bill Forbidding LGAs’ Councillors From Impeaching Council Chairmen

News Investigators/ The Osun House of Assembly on Friday passed an amendment bill restricting local government areas’ (LGAs) councillors in the state, known as parliamentarians, from impeaching their chairmen. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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Airstrike Destroys Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists’ Logistics Base

FCT/News Investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) on Monday, destroyed the logistics base of the Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 18th, 2020
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COVID-19: We’ve Conducted 177 Tests So Far –Ekiti Govt.

News Investigators/ The Ekiti State government, on Monday, disclosed that a total of 177 tests had so far been conducted since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the state.The state Commissioner for Health and Human Services, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Gov. Wike’s Loses Media Aide

News Investigators/ The Special Assistant (Electronic Media) to the governor of River State, Simeon Nwakaudu, is dead. Mr. Nwakaudu’s death was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Information More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 15th, 2020
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Kaduna Minority Tribes Urge International Assistance To End Killings

KADUNA/News Investigators/ The Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SAKOPU) has called on the international community to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to save their people from incessant killing by armed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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EFCC Docks Oyo Perm Sec Over Alleged N4.4Million Scam

News Investigators/ The Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arraigned a Permanent Secretary in the Oyo State Ministry of Agriculture, Rasaq Kolawole, for allegedly defrauding More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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Legal Aid Council Handles 38 Cases In Kafanchan

KADUNA/News Investigators/ The Legal Aid Council of Nigeria says it successfully completed 38 cases in Kafanchan, Jema’a Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna State in 2019.The Kafanchan Centre Coordinator of More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Monday, May 11th, 2020
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Murder: 4 To Die By Hanging In Ekiti

ADO-EKITI/News Investigators/ An Ekiti High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti on Monday sentenced four accused persons– Rashidat Abdul (f) 37, Oluwatosin Akarakiri (m) 32, Abdulrasheed Mutairu (m) 22 and Iyoriochile More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 11th, 2020
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Covid-19: Yahaya Parleys Religious Leaders On Possible Re-Opening Mosques, Churches

GOMBE/News Investigators/ Following persistent calls for worship centres to reopen for congregational prayers, Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has met with religious leaders in the state, where he requested for More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 11th, 2020
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Edo Dep. Governor Debunks Report On COVID-19 Infection

BENIN CITY/News Investigators/ Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has debunked social media reports that he has tested positive for COVID-19. Mr. Shuaibu said this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 9th, 2020
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COVID-19: Ex-speaker, Dogara Donates Food Items To Constituents

BAUCHI/News Investigators/ Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has distributed foodstuffs to the poor and vulnerable members of his constituency by proxy. The Chairman of the distribution More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 9th, 2020
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Lockdown: Enugu CP Closes Motor Park For Abetting Illegal Boundary Crossing

ENUGU/News Investigators/ The Commissioner of Police in Enugu state, Ahmad Abdurrahman, has closed Ugwuoba Garki Modern Motor Park close to the Ugwuoba/Amansi land boundary of the state on Enugu-Oji River-Awka More...