By News Investigators On Thursday, October 29th, 2020
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Eid-el-Maulud Celebration: FCT Minister Wants Muslims To Adhere To Principle Of Peace

News Investigators/ The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, has urged all Muslims to adhere to the cardinal principle of peace upon which the religion of Islam is built. Mr. Bello made the call in his Eid-El-Maulud 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 Alaba Ajiba On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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We Must Accept Protests As Part Of National Development- Tinubu

News Investigators/ A former governor of Lagos and national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says for Nigeria to attain parity with older and more established democracies, the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Stop #ENDSARS Protest Now -APC Begs Protesters

News Investigators/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday appealed to #ENDSARS protesters to embrace peace and stop the protest in the interest of the country, since their demands have been met.APC Chairman More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 23rd, 2020
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Create Job, Grow Economy To Check Youth Restiveness, Ex-Presidents Tell Buhari

News Investigators/ Nigerian former Heads of State on Thursday told President Muhammad Buhari that generation of employment and growing the economy including through direct foreign investments were critical to More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Seek Facts Before Making Hasty Pronouncement, Buhari Tells International Community

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday took a swoop on the International Community, urging them to seek to know all the facts on the EndSARS protests by Nigerian youths before taking a position More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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At Last, Buhari To Speak To Nigerian By 7 P.m.

News Investigators/ After a long disturbing silence, President Muhammadu Buhari will this evening make a national broadcast at 7pm. Mr. Buhari is expected to address the nation on the current break down of security More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
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NHRC Inaugurates Independent Probe Panel On Human Rights Violations By SARS

News Investigators/ The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday inaugurated an 11-member Independent Investigative Panel (IIP) to probe allegations of human rights violations against the defunct Special More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
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ENDSARS Protest: NANS Ask Traditional Rulers To Intervene To Stop Protest

News Investigators/ The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Wednesday, appealed to respected traditional rulers in the country to intervene in the #EndSARS protests in order to nip the crisis More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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China, NAN Pledge To Foster News Exchange Relationship

News Investigators/ The government of the People’s Republic of China has agreed to foster its over 30-year- old news exchange agreement with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The agreement was reached on Tuesday More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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Businessman Files $1bn Suit Against Twitter CEO, Over Alleged #ENDSARS Protest Sponsorship

News Investigators/ A businessman, Adamu Garba, on Tuesday, instituted a $1 billion suit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey, at the Federal High More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 16th, 2020
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Experts Offer Solutions To Tackling Threat Of Fake News In China Africa Cooperation

News Investigators/ Experts have stressed the need for balanced and unbiased reporting as a measure to tackle the menace of fake news in China-Africa cooperation.They also urged stakeholders in the China-Africa More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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NUJ Condemns Abduction Of Journalist’s Wife In Calabar

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Cross River State Council has condemned the abduction of Uduak Okoro, wife of Sun Newspaper Correspondent in the state by gunmen. Addressing newsmen More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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Medical Practitioner Urges Patients To Seek Help On Differential Diagnoses

News Investigators/ A medical practitioner and Consultant Pediatrics, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Ogun state, Tinuade Ogunlesi has urged patients to seek help regarding differential diagnoses. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Protesters In New York Demand Transparency In SARS Disbandment

News Investigators/ Hundreds of young anti-SARS protesters on Sunday stormed the Nigeria House in New York demanding transparency in the disbandment of the police unit back home. Among them was Stephen “Papi” More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Minister Decries Rampant Cases Of Kidnappings In Kuje

News Investigators/ FCT Minister of State Ramatu Aliyu has condemned the abductions of the former Vice Chairman of Kuje Area Council and some councillors by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. In a statement More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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Just In: Buhari Bows To Pressure, Ends SARS

News Investigators/ Following widespread protests across the states of the federation, President Muhammadu Buhari has disbanded the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squads nationwide. The Inspector-General of More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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EndSARS: Folarin, Buhari Condemn Killing In Ogbomoso

News Investigators/ Senators Teslim Folarin (APC-Oyo Central) and Abdulfatai Buhari (APC-Oyo North) have condemned the killing of Isiaq Jimoh during a protest against the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Extend Ban To Akeredolu, Cronies, Group Urges International Community

News Investigators/ A group, Democracy Integrity Network, has urged the European Union (EU), the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) governments to extend the travel ban slammed on election manipulators More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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2021 Budget: FG Earmarks N3.12Trillion For Debt Servicing

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says it remains committed to meeting the nation’s debt obligations as N3.12trillion is earmarked for debt service in 2021. President Muhammadu Buhari made this More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, October 7th, 2020
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Senate Passes 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework/FSP Documents

News Investigators/ The Senate on Wednesday passed the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) for the fiscal years.The passage followed the adoption of the recommendations More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020
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ZLP Warns Agboola Against APC’s Fresh Offer

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, APC gubernatorial Candidate News Investigators/ Following the reported overtures by some proxies of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the candidate of the Zenith Labour More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 29th, 2020
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Illicit Funds: Osinbajo Urges Destination Countries To Insist On Repatriation

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged leaders of destination countries to insist on repatriation of illicit funds and proceeds. Mr. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on 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 Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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National ID Card Now Mandatory For Driver’s Licence Application —FRSC Boss

News Investigators/ Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi, says the National Identification Number(NIN) is now compulsory for processing and issuance of the driver’s licence. Mr. More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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APC crisis: Fayemi’s Suspension, Joke Taken Too Far -Aide

News Investigators/ The Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Yinka Oyebode, has described the suspension of his principal by the Ojudu group as “a joke taken too far.” Mr. Oyebode More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Buhari Re- Appoints PTDF’s Gusau, PEF’s Bobboi, Other CEO

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointment of Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau as the Executive Secretary of Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) and Ahmed Bobboi as the Executive Secretary/Chief More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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NAFDAC To Prosecute Health Workers Promoting Breastmilk Substitutes

News Investigators/ The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will prosecute any health worker caught promoting Breast Milk Substitute (BMS) and other infant formula in health 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 News Investigators On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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BBNaija 2020: Presenter Reveals How Winner Will Emerge

News Investigators/ Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, the presenter of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Reality Show Season Five ‘Lockdown’, says a grand winner, will emerge through number of votes accrued to a housemate. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Zamfara Seeks Whereabouts Of N37Bn FG Refund, Fingers Ex-Governor

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. The state Commissioner More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
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I’m Not Under US Surveillance -Atiku

News Investigators/ Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has denied a report that the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), an agency of the U.S. Department of Treasury, placed him and his family members More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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NCC Set To Review Cost Of International Voice Calls Services

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to commence a cost-based review to determine new pricing regime for mobile International Termination Rate (ITR) for inbound international More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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COVID-19: PTF Decries Neglect Of Protocols, Says ‘Face Masks Now Turns To Chin Masks’

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force (PTF), on COVID-19 has warned against perceived neglect of the non-pharmaceutical protocols and other measures aimed at tackling the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 21st, 2020
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ECOWAS Court Sets Oct. 7 Resumption Date

News Investigators/ The ECOWAS Court will be resuming its activities on Oct. 7, after its three months vacation. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by the media office of the justices. The More...

By Victor Udoh On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Edo 2020: INEC Declares Obaseki Winner

News Investigators/ The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. Mr. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 18th, 2020
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WTO Race: Okonjo-Iweala, 4 Others Advance To Second Round Of Election

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s candidate aspiring to the position of Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has won the first run of elections and has àlong with four others More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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Nigeria @60: FG Lauds Nigerians’ Active Participation On Anniversary Branding Challenge

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has hailed Nigerians who actively participated in the creative submission of ideas for the Diamond Jubilee anniversary branding challenge. Minister of Communications More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
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Reverse Fuel Price, Electricity Tariff Hikes In 14-Days Or Face Total Shutdown -NLC Tells Buhari

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has given the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to reverse the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel price or face a “total shutdown of the country’s More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
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UNICEF Urges FG To Reverse Prison Sentence On 13-Year-Old Boy

News Investigators/ The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Federal Government to reverse the sentencing of a 13-year-old boy, Omar Farouq, to 10 years’ imprisonment with menial labour for More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Military Airstrike Hits Bandits’ Camp, Kill Scores In Zamfara

News Investigators/ The Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has destroyed another armed bandits’ camp in the Doumborou Forest area of Zamfara, killing scores of the bandits, the Defence Headquarters says. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Police Deploy 31,000 Personnel For Edo Election -IGP

News Investigators/ The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu on Monday disclosed that no fewer than 31,000 personnel have been deployed for the governorship election in Edo. Mr. Adamu disclosed this More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Gunmen Storm Burial Ceremony In Rivers, Kidnap Politicians, Injure Others

(News investigators) On Saturday, September 12, masked gunmen invaded a burial in Finiapiri-ama village at Banigo Isile-Ogono community in Bonny Local Government Area, Rivers State, and abducted many, including More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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FRSC Flags Off ‘Operation Panther’, Promises Hell For Reckless Driver In Abuja, Niger

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is set to flag off its special patrol exercise, code named Operation PANTHER 11 aimed at checkmating driving against traffic in the Federal Capital Territory More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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Deregulation: NNPC To Setup CNG Refilling Plants All Over Nigeria

News Investigators/ The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will soon begin activation of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) refill stations for motorists across the country.The corporation disclosed More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Saturday, September 12th, 2020
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North East Commission Pledges To Remove 500,000 Idle Youths From Streets

News Investigators/ The North East Development Commission-Education Endowment Fund (NEDC-EEF), has expressed determination to remove over 500,000 idle youths from the streets in the next five years in the region. Head More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Edo Election: I.G Withdraws Security Aides From VIPs, Political Appointees

News Investigators/ The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu has barred security aides from accompanying VIPs and political appointees during the Sept. 19 governorship election in Edo. The Force More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Women Affairs Minister Advocates Death Penalty For Rapists

News Investigators/ The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has advocated death penalty for rape and related offences. The call is coming on the heels of a law passed by the Kaduna State House of Assembly More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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RMAFC Urges State Govts To Step Up Credible Data Collation

News Investigators/ The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), on Friday in Bauchi, advised state governments on the need to step up instruments for credible database in their various states. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
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Foundation Honours Lalude, Nigerian Who Rejected $6m Bribe

News Investigators/ The the Akinjide Adeosun Foundation (AAF) has conferred its 2020 Leadership Award on the first Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO), Olufemi Lalude. This More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, September 7th, 2020
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Troops Kill One, Arrest 4 In Benue, Nasarawa Bandit Camps –DHQ

News a investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have raided some identified bandits’ camps in parts of Benue and Nasarawa states killing one and arresting four on Sunday. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 7th, 2020
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China’s August Crude Imports Jump 13% One Year As Delayed Cargoes Clear Customs

News Investigators/ China’s crude oil imports in August climbed 13 per cent from a year earlier. The imports are buoyed by hefty orders placed earlier this year when global oil prices collapsed and as cargoes More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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How I Fought, Won Nigeria’s Case Against P&ID Despite Frustrations -Olasupo Shasore

News Investigators/ Just as Nigeria secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID), a former More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Izala Leaders Visit El-Rufai, Admonish Nigerians On Peaceful Coexistence

News Investigators/ The National Chairman of Jama’atul Izalatul Bid’ah wa Iqamatul Sunnah (JIBWIS), Abdullahi Bala-Lau, has emphasised the need for peaceful coexistence in the country, to engender progress More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Dirty Deals: Obaseki Exposes Oshiomhole’s Market Sales ‘Biz Deal’

News Investigators/ The Edo State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Godwin Obaseki, has said that one of the reasons his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole is against his reelection bid is More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 4th, 2020
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Catholic Archbishop Says Bill Increment Makes Life Intolerable, As Onaiyekan Backs CAMA

News Investigators/ The Metropolitan Archbishop of Abuja, His Grace, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, has called on the Federal Government to give priority to poverty alleviation and improving the lives of Nigerians, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 4th, 2020
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Breaking: Gunmen Invade Imo Govt House, Hold Appeal Panel Members Hostage

News Investigators/ Report just reaching us indicates that members of the Appeal Panel for the Imo North Senatorial District bye-election have been held hostage at gunpoint at the Government House, Owerri. Two More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 4th, 2020
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Nigeria Floors P&ID As UK Court Grants Relief From $10bn Fine

Nigeria has secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID).In the judgment delivered on Thursday, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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EFCC Arrests Woman Fake Official

News Investigators/ The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Hajiya Hadiza Umar Abubakar for defrauding a job seeker, Nuraddeen Abubakar of N3,000,000( Three Million Naira only) through More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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COVID-19: Nationwide Curfew Now 12a.m. To 4a.m. –PTF

News Investigators/ The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has adjusted the curfew from 12 midnight through 4a.m. as it continued the gradual easing of lockdown measures imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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FG Commences Profiling Women, Children In Borno IDPs Camps

MAIDUGURI/News Investigators/ The Federal Ministry of Women Affairs in collaboration with the First Lady’s Office has commenced profiling of women and children in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Immigration Service Automates Temporary Work Permit, Visa On Arrival

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Wednesday announced that it has automated the processing of Visa on Arrival (VoA) and Temporary Work Permit (TWP) to deliver better services in line with 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 News Investigators On Tuesday, September 1st, 2020
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Coalition Of Yoruba Groups Passes Confidence Vote On Akintoye As YWC Leader

News Investigators/ A coalition of Yoruba groups, under the aegis of Yoruba World Congress (YWC), has passed a vote of confidence on Prof. Banji Akintoye as the leader of YWC.The coalition passed the vote of confidence More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Recruitment: Police Screen 7,564 Candidates In Kano

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Kano State says it has so far screened 7,564 candidates in the ongoing recruitment screening exercise in the state. The Spokesman of the command, Abdullahi Haruna, stated More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Just In: Supreme Court Affirms Yahaya Bello’s Election As Kogi Governor

News Investigators/ The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi State. In its Judgment, delivered Monday, August 31, the Apex Court disagreed with the appeal filed by the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Oil Price Rises On Stimulus Support, China Data

News Investigators/ Oil prices nudged up on Monday, with Brent futures set to post a fifth straight monthly gain, as global stimulus measures underpin prices even as demand struggles to return to pre-COVID levels More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 28th, 2020
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Int’l Flight Resumption Now Sept. 5 -Minister

News Investigators/ The planned resumption of international flights into Nigeria has been shifted by one week from Aug. 29 to Sept 5. This was revealed by the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika at the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Ignore FG’s Satanic Verses Called CAMA, CRA Tells Churches, Urges CAN To Appoint Liaison Officers To NASS

News Investigators/ The Christian Rights Agenda CRA, has described the newly enacted Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) as an anti-Christ law from the pit of hell, urging Churches not to obey it. With a More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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COVID-19: Prisons Reopen In 28 States, FCT, Admit 9,900 Inmates

News Investigators/ The Controller General, Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), Ja’afaru Ahmed, says service has commenced admission of inmates into custodial centres in 28 states of the country including the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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PDP Reps Dissatisfy With 30 Slots Per Member FG’s Job Allocation

News Investigators/ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) minority caucus in the House of Representatives have rejected the 30 job slots allotted to each member of the green chambers from the 774,000 public jobs scheme More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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NNPC Now Supports EITI -Kyari

News Investigators/ The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari says the corporation has become an Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) supporting More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 14th, 2020
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Nasarawa Deputy Governor Tasks Journalists On Investigative Reportage

News Investigators/ Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Emmanuel Akabe, has tasked journalists in the state on investigative reportage of issues based on facts to avoid sensationalism. Mr. Akabe made the call on More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Nigeria’s Low COVID-19 Cases Due To Low Sample Collection —Officials

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says that the low number of the Coronavirus (COVID-19 )cases in the country is due to lesser number of samples collected across the states. NCDC More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Unilag VC Position Not Vacant –Workers Unions

News Investigators/ Four labour Unions of the University of Lagos have condemned the purported removal of the Vice-Chancellor, Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, by the governing council, describing it as unjust and illegal. This More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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COVID-19: Miyetti Allah Urges FG, Others To Extend Palliative To Pastoralists

News Investigators/ Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has urged all tiers of government to extend palliative to the pastoralists community to cushion the effects of Coronavirus pandemic More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020
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Nigeria’s Infections Rate Hits 46,867, Records 290 New Cases

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 290 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Monday. The health agency More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Masari Bans NGOs From IDPs Camps

News Investigators/ The governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, has warned Non Government Organizations (NGOs) against going into any of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state under any guise.Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Unilorin Wins $80,000 Research Grant For Disabled Rights

News Investigators/ The University of Ilorin says its Department of Jurisprudence and International Law, recently won the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) $80,000 { approximately N30.3 million} grant. It More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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INVESTIGATION: Federal Poly Rector Faces Compendium Of Allegations At ICPC

News Investigators/ Fasakin Emmanuel Adedayo is a professor of fisheries who specializes in fish nutrition and utilization. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of the young Federal Polytechnic, Ile-Oluji in More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 7th, 2020
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20,000 Indigenes To Benefit From NEDC Education Fund

News Investigators/ The North-East Development Commission (NEDC) says no fewer than 20,000 indigenes will benefit from its Education Endowment Trust Fund (NEDC-EEF). Chairman of NEDC, retired Major General Paul More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 7th, 2020
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NLC Urges Air Peace, Others To Reinstate Sacked Workers Within 2 Weeks

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the management of Turkish Air, Air Peace and Bristow Helicopters to reinstate all the sacked workers within two weeks. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 7th, 2020
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Don’t Sow Religious Strife In Ogun, Muslim Group Warns MURIC Director

News Investigators/ An Islamic advocacy group, Community of Muslim Professionals (CMP), on Thursday, warned the Director of Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), Professor Ishaq Akintola, to desist from sowing the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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30 Nigerians Stranded In Lebanon Rescued, Among 150 Awaiting Evacuation –NIDCOM

News Investigators/ Thirty Nigerians, who were trafficked and left stranded in Lebanon have been rescued, and are among a total of 150 victims awaiting evacuation to Nigeria. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Sule Condemns Killing Of Journalist, Others, Expresses Shock

News Investigators/ Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule, has condemned the killing of a former treasurer of the State’s Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ), Benjamin Ekom, by unidentified More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Opposition Lawmakers Leading Anti-Corruption Investigations, Says Elumelu

News Investigators/ The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Ndudi Elumelu (PDP-Delta) says opposition lawmakers in the house have been at the center of unearthing and exposing acts of corruption More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 3rd, 2020
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African Champions League Final To Be Played In October

News Investigators/ The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has abandoned plans to play the semi-final and final matches of the 2019/2020 African Champions League in a single venue. The continental football More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 30th, 2020
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Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC To Ensure Motorists Observe COVID-19 Protocols

News Investigators/ The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kuje, FCT, will monitor and ensure that motorists observe COVID-19 protocols during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration to prevent the spread of the virus. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 30th, 2020
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We Have Secured Over 500 Convictions, Rescued Over 18,000 Victims – NAPTIP

News Investigators/ The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has secured the conviction of over 500 traffickers and rescued over 18,000 victims across the country from 2004 till More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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Mamman Daura Faults Rotational Presidency, Says It Should Be Based On Competence

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari’s influential nephew, Mamman Daura, has suggested that the most qualified Nigerian irrespective of zone should succeed his uncle in 2023. Mr. Daura made the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Northeast Terrorists Running To Northwest As Sahel Terrorists Explore Region – DSS

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS) is aware of the presence of Jihadi elements from far Burkina, Mali, Niger and Libya in Nigeria’s Northwest region seeking alliances with armed groups, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, July 24th, 2020
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Oyo Inaugurates Agricbusiness Training Programme For Secondary Schools

News Investigators/ Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has inaugurated the pilot scheme of an agricbusiness training programme for secondary schools. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the programme More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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Tolulope Arotile, Nigeria’s First Female Combat Helicopter Pilot, Buried In Abuja

News Investigators/ The remains of the Nigeria’s first female helicopter combat pilot, Tolulope Arotile, has interned at the National Military Cemetery in Abuja. Ms. Arotile, who died on July 14 in Kaduna, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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Alleged Due Process Violations: Reps Urges Buhari To Sanction Labour Minister, PS

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sanction the Minister and Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment for allegedly violating moratorium More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020
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Nigeria Records 576 New COVID-19 Cases, As Total Hits 37,801

News Investigators/ Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 576 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total infections to 37, 801. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 20th, 2020
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Fani Kayode Bags Traditional Title In Zamfara

News Investigators/ The Former Minister of Avaiation, Femi Fani-Kayode has been conferred with the traditional title of “Sadaukin Shinkafi” by Shinkafi Emirate Council in Zamfara. This is contained in a More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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NASS Appoints Ojo Olatunde Acting Clerk, Dambatta Commission Secretary

News Investigators/ The National Assembly Service Commission on Friday appointed, Ojo Amos Olatunde as Acting Clerk to the National Assembly. Mr. Olatunde whose appointment takes immediate effect, replaced Sank More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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Lawal Advocates Pilgrim Commission, NAN Ties For National Dev.

News Investigators/ The Acting Managing Director of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Biola Lawal, has called for close working relations with Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) to promote national growth. Mr. 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 News Investigators On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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N281 Billion Released To NDDC In 4Yrs, AGF Tells Probe Panel, As Ojougboh Blames Lawmakers For NDDC’s Woes

News Investigators/ The Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, Thursday revealed that a total of N281billion has so far been released to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), even as acting More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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NEC, PTF To Hold More Talks On Reopening Of Economy, Schools -Okowa

News Investigators/ The National Economic Council (NEC) says it will hold further discussions with the Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 about reopening of the economy and schools. Delta State governor, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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Arewa Journalists Honour NAN’s Acting MD, Viola Lawal

News Investigators/ Arewa Journalists Forum has conferred an award of excellence for outstanding success on the Acting Managing-Director of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Biola Lawal. Mr. Lawal, a thoroughbred More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
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Just In: Buhari Approves Magu’s Suspension

News Investigators/Embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been suspended.President Muhammadu Buhari approved the suspension following allegations of corruption More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Court Adjourns Retrial Proceeding Against Ex-Gov Babangida Aliyu

News Investigators/ Justice A.B Aliyu of the Federal High Court, Minna, Niger State on Wednesday, adjourned hearing till October 13, 2020 on a motion filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Ignore Favour-Seeking Notes From Aides, Senators, Others, Buhari Warns MDAs

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has again, warned Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to disregard any purported request from government officials aimed at conferring undue advantage on anyone More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, June 28th, 2020
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Judgement Day For Bandits In Kastina, Zamfara As Troops Kill Several, Rescue Kidnapped Victims

News Investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ‘Operation Hadarin Daji’, eliminated several bandits and rescued many kidnapped victims in continuation of aggressive clearance under ‘Operation More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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Buratai Inaugurates Soldiers’ Accommodation In Kano Barracks, Promises Improved Welfare

News Investigators/ The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Saturday, inaugurated blocks of multiple flats of accommodation for soldiers in Bukavu Barracks, 3 Brigade in Kano. The new accommodation More...

By Victor Udoh On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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EFCC Secures Conviction Of Businessman In Enugu

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, presided over by Justice Akintayo Aluko recently convicted the managing director and chief executive officer of Jata Gas Limited, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 20th, 2020
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U.S. Court Allows Publication Of John Bolton’s Book, In Blow To Trump

News Investigators/ An American court on Saturday ruled that the publication of a tell-all book by former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward, denying an attempt by President Donald Trump’s More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 18th, 2020
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FG Moves To Combat Drought, Desertification

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says it has developed institutional and legislative policies to enhance effective and far-reaching actions to reduce the impact of drought and desertification in Nigeria. Minister More...