By News Investigators On Saturday, December 1st, 2018
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Police Eliminate 104 Armed Bandits, Recover 500 Cattle In Zamfara Forest

(News Investigators) /The Police Joint Operation Team says it has repelled ambush attacks from armed bandits at Mahanga Forest in Birnin Mogaji LGA of Zamfara State. The incident which took place at about 4.00pm More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018
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Tambuwal Nominates Dan’iya As Deputy Governor

SOKOTO/(News Investigators) /Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal has nominated Manir Dan’iya as deputy governor to replace Ahmed Aliyu. Mr. Dan’iya replaced Mr. Aliyu who resigned on Nov. 13 following his More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 11th, 2018
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Boko Haram Invades Borno Community, Steals 200 Cattle, 300 Sheep, Goats -NEMA

(News Investigators) /The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says Boko Haram terrorists invaded Bale Shuwa Village in Jere Local Government area of Borno State on a deliberate robbery mission on Saturday More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 1st, 2018
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Boko Haram Attacks 4 Borno Villages -NEMA

(News Investigators) /Suspected Boko Haram terrorists have attacked four villages in outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The attack occurred on Wednesday night at Kofa, Mallumti, Ngomari and Gozari More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
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Kaduna Violence: Govt Relaxes Curfew, Maintains Dusk To Dawn In Parts Of State

By Ibrahim Imam – The Kaduna State Government has announced a partial suspension of the 24-hour curfew Kaduna metropolis, even as it maintained full blown curfew in areas of potential threats. A statement More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Ortom Wins PDP Governorship Ticket

MAKURDI(News Investigators) /Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has emerged as the gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue in the forth-coming 2019 general election. Mr. Ortom More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Tambuwal Urges Buhari To Commence Operations Of North-East Dev. Comm

BAUCHI/(News Investigators) /Sokoto state governor and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately operationalize the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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UNIFPA Worries About Rising Cases Of Sexual, Gender-Based Violence, Lawyers Seek Justice For Survivors

YOLA/By Tom Garba – United Nations Population Fund (UNIFPA) in collaboration with Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Mubi Branch and Adamawa state university (ADSU) Mubi organized a one day stakeholders seminar More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Multiple Boreholes, 330,000MT Daily Water Extraction Reasons For Abuja Earth Tremor -NASRDA

ABUJA(News Investigators) / Multiple boreholes and the daily extraction of 330,000 metric tonnes of water have been blamed for the tremor that shook some parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) between September More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 17th, 2018
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INEC Bars Use Of Phone, Electronic Devices At Polling Booth

By Alaba Ajibade – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has barred the voters from taking phones and other electronic devices to the polling booths during elections. INEC Chairman, Mahmood More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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Ebonyi People Want Tambuwal’s Type Of President Come 2019 -Governor Umahi

(News Investigators) /The people of Ebonyi state are desirous to see someone like Sokoto state governor Aminu Tambuwal become Nigeria’s president in 2019. Ebonyi state governor, David Umahi, stated this in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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APC Has Decided On Lagos East Candidate -Ex-Deputy Governor

LAGOS/(News Investigators) The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State has endorsed Senator Gbenga Ashafa for another term, former Lagos State Deputy Governor, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye told More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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2 Killed, 37 Injured In Nasarawa Gas Explosion, Govt Vows To Unravel Cause

(News Investigators) /The Nasarawa State Government has vowed to unravel the cause of the gas explosion incident in Lafia, the State capital in which two persons have been confirmed dead and 37 others injured. Deputy More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 3rd, 2018
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Rivers’ PDP Guber Aspirant, Soalabo West, Says It’s Turn Of Riverine Communities

(News Investigators) /A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Rivers State, Soalabo West, has announced his intention to contest the governorship position, saying it is time the riverine communities More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 2nd, 2018
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Tell NWC To Cut Nomination Fees Now, Rep. Aspirant Urges Buhari

By Alaba Ajibade – A House of Representatives aspirant from Ogun State, Lolu Onabolu, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressive Congress More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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Tambuwal Condoles Wike Over Demise Of Rivers Attorney-General

(News Investigators) /Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, Sunday, in Port Harcourt paid a condolence visit on his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike over the demise of Wike’s Attorney General and More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 25th, 2018
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Benue NUJ Loses Chairman

(News Investigators) /The Benue State Chairman of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), David Ukuma, is dead. Mr. Ukuma, who was elected barely two months after died, Saturday, after a brief illness. The Vice-Chairman More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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We ‘re Actually Sacked, Not Resignation, Says Tambuwal Aides

(News Investigators) /Fresh fact emerging from the reported resignation of aides of Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, reveals that the 252 political advisers and special assistants were sacked after all. Some More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 19th, 2018
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Defection: 252 Political Aides Dumps Tambuwal, Pledges Allegiance To APC

By Ibrahim Imam – In a sudden political twist, 252 Special Advisers and Special Assistants of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday resigned their positions, even as they pledged their loyalty More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 18th, 2018
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Ranching Law: Tiv Traditional Council Vows To Support Implementation, Says We Are Ready To Be Crucified With Ortom

-Says On Ranching We Stand… (News Investigators) /The Tiv Traditional Council (Ijir Tamen), today unanimously agreed to stand by Governor Ortom in the implementation of the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Kano Deputy Governor Resigns, Says Continuing In Office Unfair To His Conscience

By Sadiq Umar – The Deputy Governor of Kano State, Hafiz Abubakar, has tendered his letter of resignation to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje amid political crisis. Mr. Abubakar, in a resignation letter dated Aug. 4, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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How Kebbi, Zamfara Allegedly Donated N200million To Rally Support For Buhari

News Investigators/Fresh facts have emerged, detailing how a solidarity rally organized in Sokoto on Saturday by Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, in support of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and policies More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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End Incessant Killing Now, Adamawa CAN Tells Buhari, Says Nigeria Is More Divided Than Ever

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Adamawa State Chapter has President Muhammadu Buhari to end to what it called the mindless massacre of innocent citizens in the state, noting More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
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Benue Lawmakers Sack Speaker Kwange, Elect Titus Uba

By Ibrahim Imam – The Benue State House of Assembly Tuesday impeached the speaker, Terkimbir Kyange and replaced him with Titus Uba. Twenty two lawmakers of the State Assembly impeached speaker after a vote More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 21st, 2018
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Fire Guts Jos Main Market, Over 270 Shops Razed

JOS/(News Investigators) A midnight fire on Saturday ravaged Jos main market, in Plateau state capital with goods and shops running into several millions of Naira burnt. The chairman of Traders Association in Plateau, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Bala Ciroma Replaces Bello As New FCT Police Commissioner

By Sadiq Umar – The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has announced the appointment Bala Ciroma as the new Commissioner of Police for the Command. Mr. Ciroma took over from his predecessor CP More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Sule Lamido Faults Buhari’s Anti-Corruption War

YOLA/By Tom Garba – A presidential aspirant, under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido has described the anti-corruption fight of Buhari’s administration as lopsided. Mr. Lamido declared More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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Ekiti Election: Police To Withdraw Fayose, Fayemi, VIPs Security Details

ADO EKITI/(News Investigators)/The Saturday, July 14 Governorship Election of Ekiti State has taken a new dimension as the Police authorities have announced the planned withdrawal of the security details of the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Rivers APC Alleges Plan By Gov. Wike To Pay Salary Arrears Of Ekiti Civil Servants

By News Investigators – The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Monday accused the state governor, Nyesom Wike of planning to off set six months salary arrears the government of Ekiti More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Fresh Bomb Explosion Hits Mubi

YOLA/By Tom Garba – No fewer than three people are feared dead as a result of a bomb blast that occurred around noon time opposite in Mubi, Adamawa State. The explosion, a suspected Improvised Explosive Device More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Edo Govt. Moves To Clear Salary Arrears In LGs

By News Investigators – Edo State Government has put modalities in place to clear salaries arrears owed by immediate past local government administration in the State. Severn out of the 18 councils are still More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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I Don’t Hate Buhari But I Loath Those Advising Him Wrongly -Prophet El-Buba

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The President and Founder of Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries Interventional (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El-buba, said his criticism of the federal government over the recent killings in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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Atiku Appoints Ex-governor, Gbenga Daniel, Campaign 2019 DG

By News Investigators- Former governor of Ogun state, Gbenga Daniel, has been named as the director-general of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign for 2019. The former Vice-President said Mr. Daniel will bring More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Former Nigerian Ambassador To China, Aminu Wali, Ex-Kano Governor Shekarau, One Other Docked Over 2015 Campaign Fund

By Ibrahim Imam – A former Nigeria’s Ambassador to China, Aminu Bashir Wali, former governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau and Mansur Ahmed have been dragged before a Federal High Court sitting in Kano More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Dayo Adeyeye Rained Curses On Me After Calling Him To Accept Defeat, Says Fayose

By Nuel Suji – The governor of Ekiti State,  Ayodele Fayose says former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and aspirant at the just concluded governorship primary, Dayo Adeyeye, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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APC Crisis: Police Seal Off Party Secretariat

By Alaba Ajibade – The Police in Ekiti State on Monday sealed off the state Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress (APC) following escalation of crisis arising from last Saturday inconclusive governorship More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Court Denies Melaye Bail…A Serving Senator Deserves Bail, Says Dogara

By Sadiq Umar – A magistrate court in Lokoja, Kogi state capital, Thursday, turn down the bail application for the embattled Kogi senator, Dino Melaye, instead ruled that he be kept in police custody till More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Mubi Bomb Blast: Adamawa Govt. Orders Free Medical Treatment To Victims

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The government of Adamawa state on Wednesday ordered immediate free medical treatment for victims of the Tuesday twin bomb blasts in Mubi, just as it called on well spirited individuals More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 27th, 2018
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JUST IN: Imam Imam, Spokesman To Gov. Tambuwal Is Dead

By News Investigators – Imam Imam, the Special Adviser to Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, is dead. Mr Imam died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja after a brief illness. A source closed to the deceased More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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First Quarter 2018: Lagos IGR Hits N103bn, Spends N93bn On Capital

By News Investigators – The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said its internally generated revenue for the first quarter of Y2018 stood at N103.476billion, as against N96.7billion recorded last year, thereby More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Another Tragedy Hits Chibok, Parent Dead, Others Injured In Auto Crash

By News Investigators – Tragedy struck again in Chibok over the weekend following the death of one of the parents of the school girls in a ghastly motor accident. The parents of the freed schoolgirls kidnapped More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Police Confirms Four Dead, Eight Injured In Bama Suicide Attack

By Sadiq Umar – Not few than four persons have been confirmed dead with eight others seriously injured following an early morning suicide attack in Bama town, Borno state, northeast Nigeria. The Borno State More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Taraba Rep. Says Attacks Incident Exaggerated

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The House of Representatives member representing Bali-Gassol, Garba Hamman-Julde, says media reports suggesting that he was pelted with stones in his constituency was blown out of proportion, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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Kongol Silver Tongue Inducts Journalists, Others In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Konngol Silvertongue: Media & Language Training Institute, a media and language training Institute in Northern Nigeria, on weekend commenced its session with the induction of the newly More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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As Long As Liya Sharibu Remains In Captivity For Her Faith, Nigerian Christians Remain In Chain -LCCN Archbishop calls

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Lutheran Archbishop, Panti Filibus Musa has said that as long as Liya Sharibu, the only Dapchi girl still being held by Boko Haram remains in captivity for her faith, Christians all over More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Adamawa Specialist Hospital Records Atleast Two Rape Cases Weekly, Govt Opens Sexual Assault Centre

YOLA/By Tom Garba – There is an upsurge in crimes against women in Adamawa and other north eastern states, Bala Saidu, Chief Medical Director of Yola Specialist Hospital, has said, just as he called a concerted More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Adamawa Community Organises Cultural Day To Celebrate Boko Haram’s Defeat

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The converner of Kamwe (Michika) annual cultural festival, Iliya Yame Kwache is inviting the general public to the 2018 Michika day in an effort to mark the defeats of Boko Haram insurgents More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Former Rep. Usman Kumo, Defects With 4000 PDP Members To APC In Gombe

By Ibrahim Imam – A former Chairman of House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs, Usman Bello Kumo, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Party (APC) in Gombe. Rep. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Nigerians ‘ll Return PDP To Power In 2019, Says Ondo PDP Leaders

By Alaba Ajibade – Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo Central Senatorial  District Monday converged on Igbara Oke, Ondo State, to chart a new course for the party in the state, even as More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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There’s Looming Hunger In Madagali, Elders Cry Out

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Elders of Madagali LGA of Adamawa state has raised an alarm over what it called a looming famine in the entire communities of the area because of Boko Haram incessant attacks. The elders More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Our Committee Not Criminal Or Civil Trial Body, Umahi Declares

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The The Presidential Committee on Herdsmen/Farmer conflict is not a criminal or civil trial body but an organ to bring lasting solution between the two neighbourhoods,’’ Committee chairman, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Numan Killings: Inquiry Commission Pleads For Extended Deadline, Receives Presentations

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Commission of Inquiry set up by Adamawa State Government to investigate the herdsmen/farmers clashes in Numan town has received ten presentations from various affected communities, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Boko Haram’s Renewed Attacks Unbearable, Council Boss Cries Out

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Vice chairman of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Thomas Feaku, said that sustain killing by insurgents in the area is becoming unbearable. Mr. Feaku told a delegation More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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BREAKING: Niger Delta Avengers Vow Fresh Attacks On Nigeria’s Oil Installations

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Niger Delta Avengers vowed on Wednesday that it will launch major attacks on the country’s oil installations in the next few days. “This round of attacks will be the most deadly More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Hunters Kill 3 Boko Haram Terrorists In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Hunters in Adamawa State, north-east Nigeria have killed three members of the rampaging Boko Haram terrorists in their hideout on mountains. The Chairman of Madagali Local Government area More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Ambode Rejigs Cabinet, Drops Three Commissioners

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Thursday sacked three of his Commissioners, in a dramatic cabinet reshuffle. The Secretary to the State Government SSG, Tunji Bello, in a statement More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Fayose Places Ekiti Hunters On Red Alert, Says Help Will Not Come From Abuja

By Sadiq Umar – Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has charged hunters and local vigilante groups in the 16 local government areas of the state to be on red alert to ward off any possible attack on the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Three Killed In Fresh Attack In Taraba

By Sadiq Umar – No fewer than three persons have been killed in a fresh attack at a village in Maisamari town, Sadauna Local Government Area of Taraba State, while a dozen others sustained injuries the overnight More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Muslim Group Urges FG To Revive Jonathan’s Almajiri Integration Program

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Muslim Council of Nigeria (MCN), Adamawa State chapter has called on the federal government to revive and adequately fund the Almajiri and Quranic integration programme. The group also More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Medical Outreach: Army Chief Treats Over 1000 IDPs In Adamawa

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Over 1000 Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs) benefited from the New Year medical outreach of the Nigerian Army in Fufore camp of the IDPs, Adamawa State. Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Cooperate With Other PDP Chairmanship Aspirants, Ogun PDP Chair Advises Secondus

By Nuel Suji – The newly sworn-in National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has been advised to be magnanimous in victory and work with other National Chairmanship aspirants who More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Group Accuses Emir Of Kano Of Instigating Numan Massacre, Demands Investigation

YOLA/By Tom Garba – An indigenous group in Nigeria’s north-east, Pene Da Bwatiye has demanded an investigation into the recent massacre of scores of innocent natives in Numan communities in Adamawa, even More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Numan Killings: Muslim Council Demands Judicial Panel Of inquiry

By Tom Garba/Yola -The Muslim Council of Adamawa Thursday called on the state government to as matter of urgency set up a judicial panel of inquiry to investigate and prosecute those behind the recent killing in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Senator Nyako Ordered Soldier To Brutalize Me, Rep. Alleges

By Tom Garba/Yola – A Federal Lawmaker representing Michika/Madagali at National Assembly, Adamu Kamale has accused his counterpart in the Senate, Abdulaziz  Nyako of ordering a soldier to brutalise during More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Mimiko, Jegede, Ademujimi Emerge As Delegates For PDP Convention

Former governor of Ondo state, Dr.  Olusegun Mimiko and his Chief of staff, Chief Kola Ademujimi, emerged as the National delegates representing the Ondo West and Idanre local government area of the state respectively, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Ex-Tribune MD, Commissioner Bagged Awards In Ondo

(News Investigators)In recognition of their distinguished contributions to community development, the duo of former Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of the African Newspapers Plc, Mr Folu Olamiti and the immediate More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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NUC Approves Gombe Varsity Of Science And Tech…Dankwambo Assures On Funding

By Nuel Suji – The National Universities Commission (NUC) Thursday approved the establishment of Gombe State University of Science and Technology as the 154th university in Nigeria. The approval followed an More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Girl-Child Day: Bindow Promises Better Policies To Empower Girls

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba – The governor of Adamawa state, Sen Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow, has restated his administration’s commitment to empowering the girl child with the skills that can adequately prepare More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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CAN’s Youth President, Daniel Kadzai Hails Apostle Suleiman For Defending Christians

By Tom Garba, Yola/The National President of the Youth Wing of Christians Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN), Daniel Kadzai has applauded the efforts of the General overseer of the Omega fire ministry, Apostle Johnson More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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UNDP/Adamawa Govt Train 179 IDPs On Skill Acquisitions

By Tom Garba/Yola – Adamawa State government in collaboration with United Nations Development Partners (UNDP) have trained 175 Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs) on various skills acquisition. Deputy governor More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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F.G, Sokoto Partner To Improve Healthcare Services

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government and Sokoto State Government have joined forces to improve quality healthcare services to the rural communities in the state. This was made known on Tuesday in Abuja when More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Lucky Chibok Girls Mark Third Anniversary At AUN

By Tom Garba, Yola The Chibok Girls Education Initiative at the American University of Nigeria (AUN) celebrated its third anniversary on August 25 with an award ceremony.  The occasion recognized outstanding achievements More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Ex-CoS In Ondo State, Kola Ademujimi, Elected President Club 20

Former Chief of Staff to the ex-Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Kola Ademujimi has been elected  President of CLUB 20 Akure. The Club, which is one of the elitist clubs in Ondo State also has Alhaji Gani Agunbiade More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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You Lied, We Left N20Billion, Mimiko Tells Akeredolu

By Sadiq Umar – Former Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko Thursday faulted claims by incumbent governor Rotimi Akeredolu, that he inherited a debt of N220billion when he took over in February 2017, saying More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Lagos Flooding: Research Indicates Nine LGA May Submerge

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State Government must intensify its flood management efforts so that communities in Epe, Eti-Osa, Amuwo Odofin, Ojo, Kosofe, Lagos Island, Apapa, Ibeju-Lekki and Ikorodu Local Governments More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Osinbajo Declares Niger Investment Summit Open

By Nuel Suji – The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo will on Monday pay a one day official visit to Niger State, to among other things declare the 2017 Niger Investment Summit Open He will be joined More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Bindow Condoles With Governor Aregbesola Over Mother’s Death

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Adamawa state governor, Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow has condoled with his Osun state counterpart, Rauf Aregbesola over the death of his mother, Saratu Aregbesola. In a statement signed by More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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FG Has 2.25 Million Hectares Of Grazing Reserves In 21 States Since 2013 -Expert

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Federal Government has a total of 2.25 million hectares of grazing reserves in 21 states since 2013, a retired director with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Hamman Walia said on More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Boundary Clashes: Edo Dep. Gov. Urges Traditional Rulers To Promote Peace

By BENIN CITY/(News Investigators)-Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has urged the warring people of Weppa Wanno Kingdom, particularly those in Igiode and Iviebue in Etsako East Local Government Area of the More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Police Foil Terrorist Attack In Kano, Arrest 5 Boko Haram Members

By Sadiq Umar – Kano State Police Command on Sunday foiled a planned attack by members of Boko Haram terrorist group in the state, even as it announced the arrest of five suspected members of the group. The More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Flooding: Lagos Warns Of Impending Demolition, To Reestablish Drainage Right Of Way

By Sadiq Umar – The Lagos State Government on Sunday ordered owners of properties erected on drainage channels and water ways to immediately vacate or risk being removed. The Government, in a statement signed More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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UNICEF, Adamawa Govt. Launch Rehabilitation Of Schools Destroyed By Boko Haram

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Adamawa Government in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) has launched the rehabilitation of some block of classrooms destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Sardauna Killings: Kwankwaso Visits Mambilla, Pledges Assistance For Victims

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Senator representing Kano Central and the former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has commiserated with the people of Mambila in Sardauna Local Government Arewa (LGA) over More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Supreme Court: Ogun PDP Chairman Hails Verdict, Salutes Hon. Ladi Adebutu

By Alaba Ajibade – The Chairman of the People Democratic Party in Ogun State, Sikirulai Ogundele has described the Supreme Court judgment affirming the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi led National Caretaker Committee of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Prioritize Road Rehabilitation To Fast Track Economic Recovery Effort, Gov. Bello Tells Osinbajo

MINNA/By Sadiq Umar – Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has urged Federal government to prioritize the fixing of nation’s highways to fast track the administration’s economic recovery drive. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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I’m Ready For Prosecution But Justice Must Take Natural Course, Chidi Lloyd Replies Wike

PORT HARCOURT/By Jackson Udeani – The former leader of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Chidi Lloyd has refuted ever being shielded from prosecution or evades arrest, saying he is prepared to face prosecution More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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Lawyers, CSOs Offer Free Legal Services To Victims Of Rights Violation In North East

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Lawyers and Civil Society Organizations have volunteered to offer free legal services to people, whose rights were allegedly violated by security agencies in the North-East. The Coordinator, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Kano Immortalizes Maitama Sule, Renames University After Him

KADUNA/By Ibrahim Imam – Kano State government has renamed the Northwest University, Kano after the late elder statesman, Yusuf Maitama Sule who died last Monday. The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Adamawa Gov. Condoles Kano People Over The Death Of Maitama Sule

By Tom Garba – The governor of Adamawa State, Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow has condole the people of Kano State and entire people of Nigeria over the dead of an elder Statesman, Maitama Sule. Mr. Bindow who described More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Gov. Bindow Urges More Action On Reconstruction Of N/East

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Gov. Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa state called for more action on the Resettlement, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (3Rs) programme in North East. Bindow made the call while fielding questions More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Insecurity: Niger Gov. Warns Troublemakers

MINNA/By Nuel Suji – Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has warned that his administration will not tolerate any form of lawlessness and disregard to constituted authority, expressing his resolve to More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Nigerian Army Donates Instructional, Teaching Materials To IDPs School

YOLA/By Tom Garba – The Nigerian Army Tuesday distributed a consignment of educational instructional materials to both teachers and students at the Malkohi Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camp in Yola, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Edo Dept Gov, SSG Read Riot Act To New Political Aides

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has urged  newly appointed Special Assistants (SAs) and Senior Special Assistants (SSAs) to be true representatives of the state government More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Edo Deputy Gov Advocates Preventive Medicine

By Nuel Suji – Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has advocated  preventive medical practice in the country as a sure way of reducing  the high mortality rate,  especially in children. Comrade Shaibu More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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Northern Youths Ultimatum: Mubi Emirate Council Assures Of Safe For Igbo, Yoruba, Others

By Tom Garba, Yola – Following the three months quit notice ultimatum issued by some Northern Youths to the Igbo community in the north, members of Mubi Emirate Council have sued for peace among all Nigerians, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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No Crisis In Rivers APC, Amaechi Making Changes In Political Caucus, Says Ikanya

By Nuel Suji – The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State has dismissed reports that there was a rift within the party in the State,  stating however that Transport Minister, Chibuike Amaechi is making More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Economy: Govt, Research Institutes Collaboration Is Key, Says Edo Dep. Governor

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo State Government says it will leverage on eco-stability to drive its economic agenda and address its economic challenges. The State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Shaibu, made More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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Edo Deputy Gov, Others Hail Appeal Court Judgement

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – Edo state Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has described the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor Godwin Obaseki at the Election Appeal Court yesterday, as a More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Adamawa Pension Board Hires Retired Civil Servant For Screening

By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa State Pension Board said it has adopted the hiring of retired civil servants for the verification exercise of state pensioners in the state. Governor of Adamawa state Ahmadu More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Benue LG Polls: Moro Accuses BSIEC Of Plot To Rig Election For APC

By Sadiq Umar – A former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, has accused the Benue State Independent Electoral Commission (BSIEC) of plot to deprive the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of participation in the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Monarch Urges Buhari To Put More Funds In Agriculture, Solid Mineral Sectors

By Tom Garba – Feny Fwa, a traditional ruler and acting Murum Mbula has urged President Buhari to put more funds in Agriculture and solid mineral sectors as measures to attain economic growth. Minister of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Let Justice To Take Its Course, EFCC Tells Protesters

PORTHARCOURT/By Jackson Udeani – The South-South Zonal Head of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ishaq Salihu has urged protesters to allow justice to serve in the on-going prosecution of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Bayelsa Group Accuses Dickson Of Intentionally Neglecting Ex-President Jonathan’s Community

YENEGOA/By Nuel Suji- Bayelsa Network of Progressives on Thursday described as uncharitable, statement credited to the Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Seriake Dickson, describing the six years of the Presidency of Dr More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Adamawa Customs Command Destroys Expired Foreign Rice, Vows To Block All Leakages

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba – The Nigeria Customs Service Area Command of Adamawa and Taraba has vowed to remain resolute in blocking all areas of leakages, facilitate legitimate trade and ensure the security of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Edo Plans Technical Com’tee On Okpekpe Marathon

By Nuel Suji – Edo state government is to set up a technical committee to plan a three year development programme for the Okpekpe 10 kilometer road race ahead of the May 12 date already set aside for next More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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Why We Initiated Okpekpe 10 Km International Marathon -Oshiomhole

By Nuel Suji –  Ahead of the 2017 Okpekpe 10 kilometer marathon race scheduled for Saturday May 13, Edo state deputy governor Comrade Philip Shiabu Thursday declared open, school pupils sports programme, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Immunization: Edo Deputy Gov Urges Parents To Make Their Children Available

BENIN CITY/By Sadiq Umar – Edo state Deputy Governor and chairman, Edo State Task Force on Immunization, Rt. Hon Philip Shaibu has urged parents, particularly mothers to make their children within the age More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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We Want A Guaranteed Future For Edo People -Dep Gov

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji –  Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has restated the commitment of the present administration towards the provision of quality public school infrastructure More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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I Didn’t Beat My Orderly, Accusation Aimed At Denting My Image, Says Adamawa Speaker

YOLA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The speaker, Adamawa State House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa has described as untrue media reports alleging that he beat up his police orderly, saying it a scheme of political enemies More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Pension Scheme: Your Future Is Guaranteed, Deputy Gov Tells Edo Workers

BENIN CITY/By Nuel Suji – In continuation of the state government’s efforts towards sensitising civil servants on the contributory pension scheme, the state Deputy Governor Rt Hon Philip Shaibu has urged More...