By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Buhari Attends UN General Assembly In New York

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for New York, United States of America, to participate in the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA76). The session More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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ICPC Tracks N113.5m Constituency Empowerment Projects

News Investigators/ The Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Friday tracked empowerment items given out to rural women in Owo/Ose and Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituencies More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
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FG Repositioning Niger Delta Amnesty Programme -Official

News Investigators/ The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) for the reformed Niger Delta militants has been undergoing reforms in the last one year, an official has said. Nneotabase Egbe, Special Adviser on More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 10th, 2021
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FG Replies Afenifere, Says Farm Estates Not Ruga, Ranches

News Investigators/ The Executive Secretary of National Land Development Authority (NALDA), Paul Ikonne says the establishment of 109 Integrated Farm Estate by the Federal Government has nothing to do with Ruga More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 9th, 2021
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Troops Apprehend High Profile Boko Haram Terrorist In N/East

News Investigators/ The Nigerian troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have arrested a high profile Boko Haram member on wanted list in recent raid operations on the terrorists hideouts in parts of the North East. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
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EU, UN Hail Passage Of VAPP In Adamawa

News Investigators/ The European Union (EU) and United Nations (UN) agencies in Nigeria have commended Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa for the passage of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Bill into law in More...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Igangan Killings: Àmotekun, Operations Burst Not Effective, Oyo APC Tells Makinde

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State has told the governor, Seyi Makinde take proactive steps on matters security instead of engaging in rhetorics of having Àmotekun and Operation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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Secession: Igbo Business Investment More In North Than Southern Nigeria -Abdullahi Adamu

News Investigators/ Nasarawa senator, Abdullahi Adamu (APC-Nasarawa) says it is impossible for Nigeria to break along regional lines, because the Southern businessmen have more investments in the North than the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021
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South Korea’s Air Force Chief Resigns After Death Of Female Officer

News Investigators/ The aftermath of a case of alleged sexual harassment of a female non-commissioned officer (NCO) by a fellow officer is rocking the South Korean Air Force.Air Force Chief of Staff, Lee Seong More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, June 3rd, 2021
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Constitution Amendment: Only 10 Of 196 FCT Districts Fully Developed —Minister

News Investigators/ The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, says only 10 out of the 196 districts of the FCT are fully developed with infrastructure. Mr. Bello disclosed this at More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, June 3rd, 2021
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Process Of Abandoning Dollar Use Visible –Kremlin

News Investigators/ Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said that the process of abandoning the use of the dollar is visible. Peskov said this when asked about the decision to reduce the share of the dollar More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021
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2 Die, 4 Injured, As Gas Tanker Crashes In Abuja

News Investigators/ Two persons died on Wednesday while four others sustained various degrees of injury in a road accident involving a gas tanker truck and another vehicle at the Church Gate flyover, Olusegun Obasanjo More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021
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Gunmen Kill Ortom’s Security Aide In Jos –Police

News Investigators/ Gunmen have killed retired AIG Christopher Dega, Senior Special Assistant on Security to Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue in Jos.The Police Public Relations Officer of the Plateau Police Command, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, May 30th, 2021
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Ahmed Gulak, Jonathan’s Ex-Adviser Murdered

News Investigators/ A former Special Adviser Political to President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak has been killed by unknown gunmen in Owerri, Imo State. Information about the sudden death of Mr. Gulak is still More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 28th, 2021
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37 Inmates Of Abeokuta Custodial Centre Gain Varsity Admission

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) on Friday said 37 of its inmates were admitted and matriculated into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). A statement by the Public Relations More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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Constitution Review: NASS Begin Zonal Public Hearings June 1

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives Special Committee on Constitution Review has fixed June 1 to June 3 for its zonal public hearing taking place across the country’s six geopolitical zones.Co- Chair More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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National Flags At Half-Mast In Public Buildings, Facilities In Abuja

News Investigators/ National Flags were flown at half-mast in public buildings and facilities in honour of the late Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and other military officers.The News Agency of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 24th, 2021
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JUSUN Hopeful Governors Will Uphold Law Guaranteeing Judicial Autonomy

News Investigators/ The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) on Monday expressed the hope that state governors would execute legal requirements on financial autonomy for the Judiciary. The hope was expressed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
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EU Chooses Ghana As Possible Manufacturing Hub For COVID-19 Vaccines

News Investigators/ The European Commission has named Ghana as one of its possible manufacturing hubs of COVID-19 vaccines in Africa.A statement signed on Friday by Eugene Arhin, Acting Director of Communications More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Friday, May 21st, 2021
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BREAKING: Military Plane Carrying Army Chief Crashed In Kaduna

News Investigators/ Unconfirmed reports say an Air force plane carrying the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru, and other top military personnel has crashed. All the passangers in the plane, including Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 21st, 2021
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No Plans To Increase Price Of Petrol, Says Sylva

News Investigators/ The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says the Federal Government has no plans to increase the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol in June. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 21st, 2021
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Criminalise Forced Marital Sex, Save Women Dying In Silence –Lawyer

News Investigators/ A Lagos-based female lawyer, Esther Ajayi, has called for amendment of laws against rape to accommodate punishment of a man who forcefully has sexual intercourse with his wife. In an interview More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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Governors Vow To Implement Fiscal Sustainability Plan

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has resolved to put the necessary legal frameworks and institutions in place for States Fiscal Transparency Accountability, and Sustainability (SFTAS). SFTAS More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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Buhari’s Executive Order #10: We’Re Resolving Implementation Issues –Governors

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Governors’ Forum NGF (NGF) says parties involved in Executive Order #10 are working earnestly to resolve the issues surrounding the implementation of the order. The forum said More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, May 20th, 2021
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FEC Approves N805.7m To Beef Up Security At EFCC Hqtrs

News Investigators/ The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N805.7 million for the purchase equipment to enhance security at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) headquarters, Abuja. Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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FRSC Urges Compliance With 30 km/h Speed Limit On Township Roads

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to comply with the speed limit of 30 kilometres per hour on township roads. The Katsina State FRSC Sector Commander, Ali Tanimu,made More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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JUSUN, PASAN Strike May Soon End -Ngige

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says it is hopeful the week-long consultations with stakeholders will end the strike by Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) and Parliamentary Staff Association of More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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Study Finds Sinovac Vaccine 99.49 % Effective In Immune Responses

News Investigators/ A new vaccination study conducted by Thailand’s Chulalongkorn University has found that China’s Sinovac vaccine has extremely high efficacy in boosting immune responses against COVID-19, More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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Emir Of Kano, Others Escape Death As Max Air Makes Emergency Landing

News Investigators/ The Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero and scores of air passengers on Tuesday escaped death by whiskers as Kano-Abuja Max Air aircraft developed engine failure 10 minutes after take-off from the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
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Buhari Seeks Senate Approval For $6.183 Bn External Loan

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has sought the approval of the Senate for an external loan of 6.183 billion dollars, to fund the deficit of N5.602triillon in 2021 Appropriation Act. This is contained More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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NAF Airstrike Neutralises Bandits In Kaduna –Aruwan

News Investigators/ The Kaduna State Government says the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) airstrike has neutralised bandits in aerial missions in Chikun, Birnin Gwari Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Kaduna.The Commissioner More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
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Nollywood Actress: Genevieve Nnaji, Stars In New Audio Play “Fela Ten Twenty”

News Investigators/ Nollywood veteran actress, Genevieve Nnaji, will join the cast of the audio adaptation of FELA – ‘Fela Ten Twenty’, written and directed by filmmaker, Funa Maduka. A statement issued More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
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Southern Senators’ Forum Backs Governors On Open Grazing Ban, Other Security Steps

News Investigators/ The Southern Senators’ Forum has commended steps taken by state governors from the region to stem the rise in insecurity. The forum disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement jointly signed More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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FG Delegation To Visit Ghana Over Nigerian/Ghanaian Traders’ Conflict

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that a ministerial delegation be sent to Ghana to resolve the lingering conflict between Nigerian traders and Ghanaian authorities. The delegation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Israel Reroutes Parade To Avoid Clashes With Palestinians

News Investigators/ Israel’s government on Monday rerouted an annual nationalist flag parade away from East Jerusalem’s flashpoint sites to avoid further clashes with the Palestinians. The decision came More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Robbers Attack Bullion Van In Ondo, Cart Away Money

News Investigators/ Some men, suspected to be armed robbers, on Thursday evening.attacked a bullion van at Elemosho Village along the Akure-Ondo Expressway in Ondo East Local Government Area of Ondo State, making More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Alleged Fraud: Buhari Approves Panel Of Inquiry On NPA, Suspends MD Hadiza Usman

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rotimi Amaechi for the setting up of an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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JUSUN, PASAN Strike To End Soon -FG

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has expressed optimism that the strike of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), and the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), would end soon. Minister More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
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Minister Expresses Concern Over New Paediatric HIV Infections

News Investigators/ The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has expressed concern over new paediatric HIV infections in children aged 0-4 years. He expressed his worry during a national dialogue on Prevention More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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Tanzania To Deepen Economic, Diplomatic Ties With Nigeria –Envoy

News Investigators/ Tanzania will continue to partner with Nigeria in economic diplomacy, its High Commissioner in Nigeria, Benson Bana, said in Abuja on Tuesday. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of the Tanzania-Nigeria More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 29th, 2021
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Senate Summons Finance Minister, Army Chief On Releases For Security Operations

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Senate on Thursday summoned Finance Minister, Director-General of Budget Office and Chief of Army Staff (CAS) to give details of funds released to the Nigerian Army to combat insurgency More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Fees Increase: ASUU Says 75% Of Students May Drop Out Of Kaduna Varsity

News Investigators/ The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kaduna State University (KASU) Chapter, says 75 per cent of the university’s students may drop out of school due to the monumental increase More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Edo Judiciary Suspends Mondays’ Sittings In Solidarity With JUSUN

News Investigators/ The Edo Judiciary says it has suspended regular Mondays’ court sittings in the state, in solidarity with the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria’s (JUSUN) ongoing nationwide industrial action. The More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Nigeria Can`t Afford Another Civil War – Osinbajo

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria cannot afford another civil war because it will not augur well for the country. Mr. Osinbajo said this at an interactive forum of All Progressives More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 25th, 2021
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Gunmen Storm Kaduna Church, Kill 1, Abduct 4 Worshippers

News Investigators/ Armed bandits on Sunday stormed the Haske Baptist Church at Manini village, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing one person and abducting four others. The gunmen attacked More...

By Victor Udoh On Saturday, April 24th, 2021
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IPOB ‘Vice President’ Killed In Joint Security Raid, As Group Vows Revenge

News Investigators/ Unconfirmed reports say Operatives of the Nigeria Police and their counterparts from the Nigerian Army and Depart of State Security (DSS), in a joint operation, in the early hours of Saturday, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Family Of Slain PDP Women Leader Cries For Justice

News Investigators/ The family of a former women leader of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi, Salome Abuh, has demanded adequate compensation for her murder and her right to life. The husband of the late More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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JUST IN: Bandits Kill Three Students Abducted From Kaduna Varsity

News Investigators/ Three of the recently abducted students of Greenfield University, a privately-owned tertiary institution in Kaduna State, north central Nigeria have killed.The armed bandits last Wednesday invaded More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 18th, 2021
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Troops Arrest Boko Haram Informant, Tighten Security In Yobe –Army

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Army says the troops of 27 Task Force Brigade on the platform of Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested suspected Boko Haram informant identified as Modu Ari, in Kamuya area of Yobe. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, April 18th, 2021
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90 Percent Of FG Appointee Officers Are Unqualified -Union

News Investigators/ The Senior Staff Union in Colleges of Education (SSUCOEN) has said that there were infractions in the selection of principal officers for six Colleges of Education (COE) as announced recently More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, April 16th, 2021
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Defence Chief Urges Closer Collaboration On lntelligence

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff, Leo Irabor, has called for more collaboration between the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), the military and other security services leveraging on the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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Take Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine, UNICEF Urges Nigerians

News Investigators/ The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged those who received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, Astrazeneca vaccine, to take second dose for stronger immunity against the virus. UNICEF More...