By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 29th, 2021
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Seed Company Launches Hybrid Seed Varieties To Boost Farmers’ Productivity

News Investigators/ East-West Seed, Nigeria, has unveiled new hybrid seed varieties to increase farmers’ yields in an effort to strengthen and further diversify the vegetable sector. Business Development Manager More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 28th, 2021
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Go for Lab Test Before Treating Vaginal Infections -Expert Tells Women

News Investigators/ A Gynecologist at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, Nathaniel Adewole, has advised Nigerian women to go for medical test in order to apply appropriate medication for the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 26th, 2021
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Court Declares “Yan Bindiga”, Others As Terrorists

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared the activities of some groups linked to banditry as acts of terrorism.Justice Taiwo Taiwo gave the order while ruling on an ex-parte motion filed by More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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HND/BSC Dichotomy: Coalition Commends N/A For Passage Of Bill, Seeks Quick Presidential Assent

News Investigators/ The Coalition of HND Stakeholders has commended the National Assembly for the passage of the bill to abolish the dichotomy between first degree and Higher National Diploma holders (HND). National More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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102 Native American Children Die At Boarding School In Nebraska

News Investigators/ Researchers in the U.S. state of Nebraska have identified 102 students who died at a government-run boarding school as Native American children, British newspaper The Independent said in a report. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 25th, 2021
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NLC Rejects Planned Petrol Price Increase

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government to consider options to help the country embrace developmental governance and accountable leadership, while rejecting the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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ABP: CBN Disburses N864bn To 4.1m Farmers Cultivating 5.02m Hectares

News Investigators/ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has so far disbursed N864billion to 4.1 million farmers to cultivate 5.02 million hectares of land under its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) since More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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Alleged Extra Judicial Killing: Panel Adjourns Sitting

News Investigators/ The Independent Investigation Panel investigating human rights violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other units of the police on Tuesday adjourned for the adoption More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Nigeria Must Embrace Restructuring To Survive –Tambuwal

News Investigators/ The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum (PDP-GF), Aminu Tambuwal has said that survival of Nigeria as a nation lies in the restructuring of it security, economy and its way of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Buhari Suspends Inauguration Of New NNPC Board

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate suspension of the inauguration of the newly constituted Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC). The inauguration More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Fighting Terrorism Futile Without Addressing Root Causes –ECOWAS

News Investigators/ The Vice President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Finda Koroma, says the only successful way to fight terrorism within the region is to attack its root causes. Ms. More...

By Sadiq Umar On Saturday, November 20th, 2021
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Six Nigerian Startups Attain Billion Dollar Status—Osinbajo

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says no fewer than six startups owned by young Nigerians have grown from scratch to billion dollar businesses in recent years. Mr Osinbajo was the Special Guest More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 19th, 2021
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NiMet Forecasts Low Visibility In Northern Region On Saturday

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), on Thursday in Abuja predicted low weather visibility below a thousand over some parts of the northern region on Saturday. NiMet said in a statement, More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, November 19th, 2021
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OML 29 Well Leak: Impacted Communities Worry Over Toxic Air

News Investigators/ The people of Nembe Basamri in Bayelsa on Thursday expressed concerns over the air toxicity following prolonged exposure to gas and crude oil leaks from a nearby oil well operated by Aiteo Eastern More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 18th, 2021
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Osinbajo, Blinken, Discuss Climate Change, Security, Pandemic Response, Others

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, on Thursday met at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Blinken, who is on three-nation More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 14th, 2021
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Reps Mourn Vanguard Reporter, Tordue Salem

News Investigators/ The Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has expressed sadness over the death of Tordue Salem, the accredited Vanguard Newspapers Correspondent who covered the green chamber More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, November 14th, 2021
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While Reporting, Consider Nigeria’s Peculiarities, DSS Urges Media

News Investigators/ The Department of State Services (DSS) has urged the media to consider Nigeria’s peculiarities in terms of ethnic and religious diversities in news reportage. The Public Relations Officer More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Wednesday, November 10th, 2021
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Gombe Situation Is Back To Normal-Governor Yahaya

News Investigators/ Governor Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State says the security situation in the State is now back to normal, following skirmishes witnessed last week. Fielding questions from State House More...

By Victor Udoh On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Anambra Election: INEC’s Results Released So Far Reflects Votes Cast -Yiaga Africa

News Investigators/ A non governmental organization, Yiaga Africa on Monday said the results announced thus far by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) reflected the ballots cast on Nov. 6, 2021 More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Court Commits Abdulrasheed Maina To 8 Years Imprisonment

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, convicted and sentenced Abdulrasheed Maina, Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), to 8 years imprisonment.Justice Okon Abang, in his judgment, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 8th, 2021
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Drama Outside Court As EFCC Moves To Rearrest Maina After Conviction

News Investigators/ There was a mild drama at the premises of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, after Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), was convicted and sentenced More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, November 4th, 2021
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Gunmen Kidnap 4 Women In Suleja

News Investigators/ The Police Command in Niger on Thursday confirmed the abduction of four women by gunmen at Haske Dabara community, Agwan Gwari Kwamba of Suleja Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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NDLEA To Build Barracks In Dtates, FCT – Marwa

News Investigators/ The Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it will build barracks in the 36 states of the federation and Federal Capital Territory for its 10,000 personnel.The Chairman of the agency, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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JAMB Remits N3.51bn As 2021 Operating Surplus

News Investigators/ The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has remitted N3.51 billion to the national treasury as part of its 2021 operating surplus. The board disclosed this in a statement More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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N20bn Bailout: Sterling Bank Opened Account Without Our Knowledge –Official

News Investigators/ The Kogi Commissioner For Finance, Budget and Economic Planning, Asiwaju Idris Asiru, has alleged that Sterling Bank opened the controversial fixed deposit account in the name of the state government More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
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AGF Office Generates N1.41Bn Revenue In 3 Years

News Investigators/ The office of the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), says it generated N1.41 billion revenue in the last three years, in spite of being a service office.The AGF, Ahmed Idris, said this More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 31st, 2021
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Buhari Departs Abuja For COP26 In Glasgow, UK

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for Glasgow, Scotland in the United Kingdom, to attend the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 31st, 2021
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Buhari Hosts Tinubu, Receives Briefing From Naval Chief

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday hosted the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, at his official residence, State House, Abuja. Speaking to State House More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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Tambuwal, 3 Other Govs In Ondo, Woo Mimiko, Others Back To PDP

Dr Olusegun Mimiko (Centre) flanked by Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) on his right; Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on his left.(NAN) News Investigators/ The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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E-Naira’ll Not Affect Commercial Banks’ Deposits – Adedipe

News Investigators/ A financial consultant, Biodun Adedipe said the e-Naira introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) would not affect deposits of commercial banks. Mr Adedipe said this at the National More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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P&ID Scam: Court Issues Arrest Warrant Against Irishman

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, on Thursday, issued a warrant for the arrest of an Irish, Neil Murray, over his involvement in the alleged Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 28th, 2021
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Troops Kill 38 Terrorists, 1,199 Surrender – DHQ

News Investigators/ Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Hadin Kai have in the last two weeks, eliminated no fewer than 38 Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists including More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, October 26th, 2021
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Don’t Be Misled By Sen. Goje’s Duplicate Bill On FMC, Gombe Senator, Reps Urges Senate

News Investigators/ Federal lawmakers from Gombe South senatorial district have urged the senate to stop further deliberations on a bill seeking to establish a federal medical centre in Deba, Gombe state, asking More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
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States’ Nonchalance To 10 Million Out-Of School-Children Worrisome —Don

News Investigators/ A University professor, Steve Nwokeocha says lack of attention by states governments to help about 10 million out-of-school children back to school is worrisome. Mr Nwokeocha who works at More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
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You Must Apologise Over Lekki Killings Gaffe, Nigeria Govt Tells CNN, Amnesty International

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has demanded an apology from Amnesty International, CNN and DJ Switch for misleading the world that there was a massacre at the Lekki Toll Gate on Oct. 20, 2020. DJ More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, October 19th, 2021
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Jobless Woman Gives Birth To Quadruplets

News Investigators/ A 28-year-old unemployed woman, Mrs Mariam Akinkitan, has given birth to a set of quadruplets in Badagry, Lagos State. Chief Medical Director, Ajara Medical Centre, Dauda Bioku told News More...

By Sadiq Umar On Sunday, October 17th, 2021
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NAF Denies Paying Bandits For Captured Anti-Aircraft Gun That Threatens Buhari

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied a news report alleging that it paid N20 million to bandits who operate in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State in exchange for a captured anti-aircraft More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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Court Orders Covenant University To Pay Ex-staff N10.3m As Damages, Terminal Benefit

News Investigators/ The National Industrial Court on Thursday ordered Covenant University, Ota to pay its former staff Dr. Adekunle Oyeyemi the sum of N10.3 million as general damages, terminal benefit and salary. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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13,243 Terrorists With Families Surrender –DHQ

News Investigators/ The Defence Headquarters says 13,243 terrorists and their families have so far surrendered to troops in the North East. The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Bernard Onyeuko, disclosed More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Monday, October 11th, 2021
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NDLEA Arrests 134 Suspects, Recover 5.970kg lllicit Drugs ln Jigawa

News Investigators/ The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Jigawa, says it has arrested 134 suspects for alleged drug related offences. The agency also recovered 5.970 kilogrammes of assorted illicit More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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PIA: Buhari Receives NNPC Certificate Of Incorporation, Challenges Management

News Investigators/ Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja received the certificate of incorporation of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited from the Corporate Affairs Commission More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Court Awards N100, 000 Fine Against Ex-JAMB Registrar

News Investigators/ A Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday, ordered former Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, to pay a N100, 000 fine over his plea for an adjournment More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Educationist Wants Parent/Teacher Collaboration To Enhance Reading Culture

News Investigators/ A retired Director in the Lagos State Ministry of Education, Modupe Oziyi on Friday called for a collaboration between parents and teachers to enhance reading culture among children. Mrs More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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FG Screens 300 Inmates In Lagos For Presidential Pardon

News Investigators/ The Presidential Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy has begun assessment of inmates in Lagos State for freedom under the Prerogative Mercy of President Mohammadu Buhari. The Chairman More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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VAT: South-South Governors Resolve To Join Suit In Supreme Court

News Investigators/ Governors of South-South states, on Monday, resolved to join the suit currently before the Supreme Court over the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT). The VAT case is between the Federal More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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OAU Shuts, Students To Vacate Halls Of residence

News Investigators/ The authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, have announced the closure of the school until further notice. The shutting down of the schools follows the protest by students More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Friday, October 1st, 2021
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Banditry Affects Over 90% Of Katsina Farmers —Lawmaker

News Investigators/ The Deputy Speaker, Katsina State House of Assembly, Shehu Dalhatu-Tafoki says the current security situation in the state affects over 90 per cent of the farmers. The lawmaker, representing More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
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Buhari Approves 159 New Radio, Television Stations

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has granted approval to 159 companies, communities and institutions of higher learning to operate radio and television stations. Director-General, National Broadcasting More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
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Reps., Senate In Supremacy Battle Over Bills Concurrence

News Investigators/ The House of Representatives and the Senate have again engaged in a battle of supremacy over Bills sent for concurrence. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the House on Tuesday More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Saturday, September 25th, 2021
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Old Students Renovate 17 Classrooms At Stella Maris College, Okitipupa

News Investigators/ The Old Students Association of Stella Maris College (SMC), Okitipupa, Ondo State, on Saturday handed over four renovated blocks of 17 classrooms to the school. The News Agency of Nigeria More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Saturday, September 25th, 2021
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Nigeria To Provide Electricity To 5m Households By 2030 –Buhari

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria is working on an ambitious Energy Plan towards reducing the energy shortcomings by year 2030. The President’s spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a statement More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 24th, 2021
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FG Expends N8.9 trn On Infrastructures Says Vice President

News Investigators/ Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration spent the sum of N8.9 trillion on infrastructural development in 2020.Mr Osinbajo made the disclosure at the inauguration of the More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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FG May File Fresh Charges Against Sunday Igboho –Malami

News Investigators/ The Federal Government may file a fresh action against Yoruba secessionist agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (also know as Sunday Igboho), following the judgment of Oyo State High Court which awarded More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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E-Naira Hits Market October -Official

News Investigators/ The director of Information Technology, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Rukiya Mohammed, on Wednesday said the apex bank has concluded plans to launch the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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Buhari Meets Queen Of Netherlands, Seeks Intervention In Agriculture, Others

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari has held a bilateral meeting on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly holding in New York, USA, with Her Majesty, Maxima Zorreguieta, Queen of The Netherlands. A More...

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...