By News Investigators On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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USAID Partners With Imo Govt. To Improve WASH, Boost Access To Clean Water

News Investigators/ U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is partnering with the Imo government to improve the management and delivery of water and sanitation (WASH) services to help people live healthier More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
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Israel Records First Direct Repatriation Flight From Nigeria

News Investigators/ The State of Israel has recorded the second direct repatriation flight of its citizens from Nigeria. Israeli Mission in Nigeria described the direct repatriation flight as a milestone in More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 12th, 2020
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Nigeria Police, INTERPOL Arrest 3 Suspects Over Cybercrime

News Investigators/ Operatives of the Nigeria Police Cybercrime Unit and the INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB), Abuja have arrested three suspects over advance fee fraud, money laundering and romance scam. The 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 Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
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Covid -19: Gombe Receives Donation From Chinese Firm

News Investigators/ Gombe state Task force on covid -19 has received additional donation of operational items from a Chinese firm, Ganan construction Company. Presenting the items to the Chairman of the Task More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 11th, 2020
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Zoom suspends U.S.-Based Activists’ Account After Tiananmen Event

News Investigators/ Zoom Video Communications temporarily shut the account belonging to a group of U.S.-based Chinese activists after they held an event to commemorate the 31st anniversary of China’s Tiananmen More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 7th, 2020
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CRA Says Southern Kaduna Now Like Rwanda 1994… Urges ICC, UN Investigation

News Investigators/ The Christian Rights Agenda (CRA), has called on the United Nations and the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the Hague to open investigation into the ongoing #SouthernKadunaGenocide. This More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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Jewish NGO To Establish Virtual Teaching, Learning Classroom In Abuja

News Investigators/ The Chabad of Nigeria says it plans to establish a virtual classroom centre and engage youths in effective teaching and learning to promote growth of education in Nigeria.Rabbi Israel Uzan, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 29th, 2020
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EU Seeks Tougher China Policy Ahead Of Possible Summits

News Investigators/ European Union Foreign Ministers on Friday sought to toughen their strategy on China to counter Beijing’s increasingly assertive diplomacy and accelerate efforts to end unfettered access for More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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Oil Prices Climb As U.S. Stock Drawdown Eases Supply Glut Fears

News Investigators/ Oil prices advanced on Thursday as a drawdown of the U.S. crude inventories and output cuts by major producers helped ease concerns about a supply glut, though lingering fears over the global More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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Ramadan: Israel Donates Food Items To Support 770 Families, 3,400 Children

News Investigators/ The Embassy of Israel in Nigeria has donated 770 cartons of food items to 770 families and 3,400 children in Muslim communities in Nigeria to commemorate the 2020 Ramadan. Ambassador of Israel More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Full Economic Recovery May Require Coronavirus Vaccine, Says U.S. Federal Reserve Chief

News Investigators/ A full U.S. economic recovery might require a coronavirus vaccine and could take more than a year, Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell said on Sunday. “In the long run and even in the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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Commonwealth Scholars Association Congratulates Gambari

News Investigators/ The Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows Alumni Association, Nigeria (COSFAN), has congratulated its patron, Ibrahim Gambari, on his new appointment as Chief of Staff (CoS) to President Muhammadu More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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NCDMB Probes Illegal Expatriates In Oil, Gas Sector, Warns Of Consequences

News Investigators/ The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) says it is intensifying efforts to monitor and evaluate activities toward identifying operators involved in illegal deployment of More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 11th, 2020
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COVID-19: FG Pays Nigerians On Scholarship Abroad

News Investigators/ The State Minister for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has said that Nigerians on scholarship abroad have been paid through their various Embassies. Mr. Nwajiuba said this at the Presidential More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 10th, 2020
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We Will Strengthen Collaboration, Unity Of Nigerians In Diaspora -Dabiri Erewa Assures U.S-Based Nigerians

News Investigators/ Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has assured Nigerians living abroad that the commission will continuously work towards strengthening collaboration and More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 8th, 2020
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2 U.S. Men Charged With Killing Black Jogger After Video Surfaces

News Investigators/ Two men suspected of ambushing a black jogger and shooting him to death during an altercation were arrested on Thursday, authorities in the U.S. state of Georgia said. Father and son Gregory More...

By News Investigators On Friday, May 8th, 2020
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Woman Shoots At McDonald’s Staff As U.S. Tensions Rise Over Lockdown

News Investigators/ A woman in Oklahoma opened fire on McDonald’s staff after being told the restaurant’s dining area was closed during the coronavirus pandemic, police said. It was one of several cases More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 7th, 2020
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No Fans In Dutch Stadia Until Vaccine Is developed –Health Minister

News Investigators/ Sporting events in the Netherlands will have to take place without fans in attendance until there is a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, Health Minister Hugo de Jonge says. The global pandemic More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
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Covid-19: Buhari Urges Global Efforts To Mitigate Effect

News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari says only a collective international approach will mitigate the devastating effect of COVID-19. Mr. Buhari, who stated this during a virtual Summit of Heads of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 30th, 2020
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Global Leadership Lacking In Fight Against Covid-19 -UN Scribe

News Investigators/UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said global leadership had been lacking in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Speaking during a virtual news conference More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 27th, 2020
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Covid-19: Crystal Palace Chefs To Cook 900 Meals A Week

News Investigators/ Crystal Palace’s chefs will cook 900 meals a week for frontline healthcare workers and vulnerable families in South London during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Premier League club said on Monday. The More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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German Unemployment To Rise Beyond 3m In 2020 –Research

News Investigators/ German unemployment is set to rise by around 520,000 and exceed 3 million this year, the IAB labour market research institute said on Friday. The institute added that the coronavirus pandemic More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
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U.N. Agency Advocates $1 Trillion Developing World Debt Write-Off

News Investigators/ The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said on Thursday that around one trillion dollars of debt owed by developing countries would be cancelled under a proposed global deal. The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020
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Covid-19: Experts Call For Mutual Trust, Understanding Between Africa, China

Flags of some African countries alongside China’s By Idowu John Bakare/ Experts have stressed the need for more mutual trust, deeper understanding, sincere solidarity as well as mutual support and cooperation More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 16th, 2020
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74 Million Risk Contracting Covid-19 -UN

News Investigators/ Around 74 million in the water-scarce Arab region are at risk of contracting COVID-19 due to lack of access to handwashing facilities, a United Nations agency warned on Wednesday. Washing More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
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FG Blames Poor Communication For Escalation Of Tension Between China – Africans

News Investigators/ The Federal Government says poor communication between the Chinese authorities and African consulates in Guangzhou, China, is responsible for the tensions in the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 13th, 2020
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PM Johnson Tests Negative For Coronavirus Disease

News Investigators/ British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested negative for COVID-19, his spokesman said on Monday. The test on leaving hospital was standard medical practice, the spokesperson said, according More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 13th, 2020
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Putin Warns Russia’s Coronavirus Situation Getting Worse

News Investigators/ Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Monday that the coronavirus epidemic in the country was “not getting better,” according to comments carried by state media. Mr. Putin demanded More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 11th, 2020
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G20 Backs OPEC+, But Deal In Jeopardy As Mexico Refuses Cuts

News Investigators/ In an historic effort to power the oil and gas industry out of its worst tailspin in its 100-year history, the United States, Canada and other G20 nations are backing the OPEC+ group of countries More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 10th, 2020
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OPEC+ Close To Ending Oil Price War, Awaits G20 Meeting

News Investigators/ In a move to save the oil industry — facing the biggest crisis in its history — OPEC and Russia have agreed on new production cuts, with the OPEC+ group agreeing to eliminate 10 million More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 9th, 2020
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Chinese Medical Team Will Not Treat Covid-19 Patients -CCECC MD Jiang

News Investigators/ The China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) says the Chinese medical team that arrived Nigeria Wednesday are not going to treat coronavirus patients but instead would provide More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
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COVID-19: Group Accuses US Of Anti-Chinese Propaganda, Says It’s Hurting Africa-China Friendship

News Investigators/ The Chinese investors Association for Development and Promotion in Nigeria has expressed concern over what it described as United States’ propaganda against China in Africa, warning that More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
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EU Wants To Help Africa, Others Fight Covid-19 With €15Billion

News Investigators/ The European Union is set to give 15 billion euros’ (16.3 billion dollars’) worth of support to Africa and other regions of the world for their efforts to fight the coronavirus pandemic. “In More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 6th, 2020
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UN Chief Decries Domestic Violence Surge Amid COVID-19 Lockdowns

News Investigators/ UN Secretary-General António Guterres has decried a “horrifying global surge in domestic violence” against women and girls amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In a video message More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 28th, 2020
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WHO Reviews COVID-19 To ‘Very High’ At Global Level

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has increased its assessment of the risk of spread and risk of impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) to be ‘very high’ at a global level. Dr Tedros More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 27th, 2020
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Death Toll Rises To 32 In Religious Violence In India’s Capital

News Investigators/ Indian Police on Thursday said no fewer than 32 people killed in the deadliest violence that engulf India’s capital New Delhi as a heavy deployment of security forces brought an uneasy calm. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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Coronavirus: 2 Diamond Princess Passengers Die In Japan

News Investigators/ Two passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have died after contracting the new coronavirus. News Investigators/ An 87-year-old man and an 84-year-old woman, both Japanese, died after More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 14th, 2020
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OPINION: Stay Calm And Confident -How To Face The Coronavirus

By Wang Yongjun Everyone can help to fight the novel coronavirus pneumonia. In Chinese culture, we denounce such actions of throwing rocks at a drowning person. It should be the basic human conscience to help or More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Brexit Day: What To Know When U.K. Leaves EU

( News Investigators) More than 3 1/2 years after the landmark Brexit referendum, the United Kingdom will finally leave the European Union at 11 p.m. GMT on Friday. That means Britain will exit the bloc of 27 More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Dutch Police Search For Stabber Of 3 Kids

Three children were wounded in a stabbing on a shopping street in The Hague early Friday evening, Dutch police said, adding that they were seeking a suspect. National broadcaster NOS said the attack More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Oil Price Falls Amid US, China Tensions

(News Investigators)/ Oil prices fell for a second day on Thursday after official data showed U.S. crude and gasoline stocks rose and President Donald Trump signed into law a bill backing protesters in Hong Kong, More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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US Warns Citizens Against Travelling To Burkina Faso

The U.S. has raised its travel advisory for Burkina Faso to level 4, advising citizens not to travel to the country “due to terrorism, crime, and kidnapping”. In an advisory, the State Department said it More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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Africa Will Survive US, China Trade War

Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the UN General Assembly has said that Africa needs to look inward to be able to overcome the negative effects of the trade war between the U.S. and China.Muhammad-Bande More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Queen Elizabeth Claims She Is ‘Direct Descendant Of Prophet Muhammad’

Queen Elizabeth  (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Queen Elizabeth has begun claiming she is a direct descendent of Prophet Muhammad, the founder of Islam, and has instructed BBC News to begin pushing this idea in the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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15 Dead, 50 Injured In Train Accident In Bangladesh

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) At least 15 people were killed and over 50 others injured in a head-on collision between two trains in Brahmanbaria district in east-central Bangladesh on Tuesday, according to media reports. Chittagong-bound More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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Britain’s PM Johnson Launches Election Campaign

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tried to fire up supporters with a Brexit rallying cry on Wednesday after the first day of his election campaign was marred by a ministerial resignation, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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China Cuts Loan Rate For First Time Since 2016, Seeks To Soothe Bond Market

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS)  China’s central bank cut the interest rate on its one-year medium-term lending facility (MLF) loans on Tuesday for the first time since early 2016, as policymakers work to prop up a slowing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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8 Trafficking Suspects Arrested For Links To Lorry Deaths

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Vietnamese Police have arrested eight suspected traffickers as part of a crackdown on human trafficking launched following deaths of 39 migrants, whose bodies were found in a parked lorry in More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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Attacker Rapes Grieving Woman In Graveyard

A grieving woman was reportedly raped in a graveyard after her attacker had sat next to her on a bench. Police are hunting a man who attacked a 55-year-old woman near St Andrew’s Church in Hove, East Sussex More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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California Governor Appoints Nigerian Oil, Gas Supervisor

Governor of California, Gavin Newsom, has appointed a Nigerian, Uduak-Joe Ntuk, as the State Oil and Gas Supervisor, responsible for managing the Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR). The News More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 1st, 2019
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Donald Trump Relocating To Florida

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will be making Palm Beach, Florida, his permanent residence instead of his Trump Tower apartment in New York City. He has owned the Mar-a-Lago More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 1st, 2019
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Trump To move Permanent Residence To Florida

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) US President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he will change his permanent residence from New York to Palm Beach, Florida, claiming he had been “treated very badly” in his native city. “My More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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Chile Cancels Hosting Of Global Climate Summit Over Unrest

President Sebastian Pinera of Chile (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Chile will no longer host the next global climate change conference in December or the Asia-Pacific summit in November due to ongoing unrest in the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
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Six Ways Trump Sold Out America – Robert Reich

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) One of Donald Trump’s main campaign promises was to put “America First” and defend American interests above all else. It was a theme that riled up his base at rallies across the country, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 24th, 2019
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39 Bodies In Truck: UK Police Carries Out Multiple Raids

39 bodies in Truck: UK police carries out multiple raids (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Two addresses in Northern Ireland have been searched by police investigating the deaths of 39 people inside a truck at an industrial More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
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Water Outages May Hit Philippine Capital

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Water outages may hit the Philippine capital again starting this week as supply in the main reservoir declined despite the rainy season. Manila Water Co. Inc., a unit of Ayala Corp., said More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 21st, 2019
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Brexit: UK Government Takes Risk On Vow To Leave EU

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is still at odds with Parliament over how to break the Brexit impasse as the EU considers his half-hearted request for a delay to the October 31 deadline. Mr More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 21st, 2019
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Vietnam PM Vows To Never Give Up Territory To China

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Vietnamese Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, on Monday accused Beijing of complicating the situation in the disputed South China Sea as he vowed the Hanoi government will never give any territorial More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, October 18th, 2019
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Storm Forces Prince William, Kate’s Plane To Abort Landing In Pakistan

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The RAF plane carrying Prince William and Kate was forced to make an unscheduled landing last night after being hit by a severe storm over Islamabad. It threw the plans for the final day More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Nigeria Hands Over Seized Mine-Resistant Vehicles To US

US Mine-resistant vehicles (News Investigators)/ The Nigeria Government on Friday in Yola handed over six mine-resistant and multi-purpose military vehicles intercepted in August, to the American government. Nigerian soldiers More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Google Removes Hong Kong Protests-Simulating Game From App Store – Reports

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) U.S. Internet giant Google on Thursday suspended from its Google Play digital distribution service the new The Revolution of Our Times role-playing mobile app game that simulates the ongoing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Trump Threatens To ‘Destroy’ Turkey’s Economy If It goes ‘Off Limits’

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to “totally destroy and obliterate” the Turkish economy if Turkey takes any action he considered “off-limits” following his decision More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Ethiopia To Launch First-Ever Satellite In December, Says President

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde on Monday disclosed that the country’s first-ever satellite would be launched into space in December with the support of the Chinese government. Zewde More...

By News Investigators On Friday, October 4th, 2019
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Facebook Removes Accounts From UAE, Egypt, Nigeria, Indonesia

Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts, pages and groups from its social network platforms that the company says were involved in coordinated inauthentic behaviour. The tech giant said it removed a total More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Turkish Inflation Sees Steep Decline In September

Turkey’s annualised inflation rate on Thursday fell sharply to 9.26 per cent in September from 15 per cent in August, official data revealed. According to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat), inflation More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Liverpool Fined Or Fielding Ineligible Player

Liverpool were fined 200,000 pounds for fielding an ineligible player in their League Cup third-round victory over MK Dons last week. The Reds, however, avoided expulsion from the competition, the Football League More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Prince William, Kate Middleton To Visit Pakistan

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have said they are excited to visit Pakistan to meet its people and to witness and experience its beautiful culture, although the Duke of Cambridge is wary of spicy food, the Duchess More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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UN Urges Somalia To Set Timelines To Deliver Set Priorities By 2020

 The UN senior envoy in Somalia has called on the government to set clear objectives and timelines with the goal of delivering on the set priorities by 2020. James Swan, Special Representative of the UN More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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UK PM Johnson To Unveil ‘Final Brexit Offer’ to EU

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday unveil his final Brexit offer to the EU and say that, if Brussels does not engage with it, Britain will stop talking and leave on Oct. 31 regardless. In his closing More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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Norway’s Pension Fund To Phase Out Holdings In Oil Production Firms

Norway’s rich sovereign wealth fund will phase out its holdings in firms solely involved in oil production and exploration, the Norwegian Finance Ministry said on Wednesday. In all, 95 firms would be affected More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Khashoggi Murder ‘Happened Under My Watch,’ Saudi Crown prince Tells PBS

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said he bears responsibility for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018 by Saudi operatives “because it happened under my watch,” according to a More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
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Pakistan: 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 26, Injures 300

(news investigators) The death toll mounted to 26 in a powerful 5.8-magnitude earthquake that jolted Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and several cities. At least 300 people were injured. The epicentre of the earthquake More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Bomb Scare In Manchester Airport UK

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Bomb disposal officers carried out a controlled explosion on a suspicious package at Manchester Airport on Monday, police said, adding a man had been detained by officers at the scene. Flights More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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178 Years-Old Thomas Cook Collapses, Strands 600,000

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest travel firm, collapsed on Monday, stranding hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers around the globe and sparking the largest peacetime repatriation effort More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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UK Parliament Suspension Not Matter For Judges – Lawyer

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament is a political issue and not a matter for judges, a lawyer for the prime minister said  as he sought to persuade the British Supreme Court More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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SDGs progress in danger of reversal — UN report

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS)  A new United Nations report has advocated for  a change of approach to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), saying that the current global development model is not sustainable. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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29 Killed In Twin Attacks In Northern Burkina Faso

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) More than 29 people were killed in twin militant attacks in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday, local media reported Monday. Both attacks occurred in the northern Sanmatenga province. A More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Ex-Zimbabwean President Mugabe To Be Buried On Sunday

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS)  A government statement, on Monday announced that the late former president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe will be buried on Sept. 15. Mugabe, 95, died on Sept. 6 in Singapore where he had been More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Hong Kong Government Warns Against Foreign Interference In Crisis

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Hong Kong’s Government on Monday warned foreign governments not to interfere in the city’s “internal affairs,” following weekend protests that called for U.S. support in the three-month-old More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Oil Rises As Saudi Signals OPEC Cuts To Continue Under New Minister

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Oil rose on Monday on expectations that Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest oil exporter, will continue to support output cuts by OPEC and other producers to prop up prices under new Energy More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, September 6th, 2019
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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe: From Liberator To Oppressor

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe was feted as an African liberation hero and champion of racial reconciliation when he first came to power in a nation divided by nearly a century of white colonial More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Friday, September 6th, 2019
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UN Receives Allegations Of Sexual Exploitation Against Staff

The United Nations on said it received 38 allegations of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) involving its personnel, in the second quarter of 2019. Spokesman for the Secretary-General, Mr Stéphane Dujarric, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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UN Wants FG To Seek Quick Solution To Violence In North-Central

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Agnes Callamard, UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, has called on Nigerian Government and the international community to pay special attention to the lingering More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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German Social Democrats Gear Up For Crowded Party Leadership Race

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD), on Monday released the final list of candidates vying for the centre-left party’s leadership, confirming a crowded field of eight pairs, along with More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Hong Kong Students Boycott Classes After Weekend Of Violence

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Thousands of Hong Kong university and school students swapped classes for demonstrations on Monday the latest act of defiance in an anti-government movement that has plunged the Chinese-ruled More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, August 30th, 2019
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Japan, AfDB Announce $3.5bn To Support Africa’s Private Sector Development

(news investigators) Japan and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have announced a joint target of 3.5 billion dollars under the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance (EPSA4) for Africa initiative. A statement More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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UPDATED: Indian Warship Visits Nigeria

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) INS Tarkash on her way to Lagos, Nigeria1. Indian Naval Warship, INS Tarkash will be paying a goodwill visit to Lagos, Nigeria from 5 September 2019 to 8 September 2019. The visit of the Indian More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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Italian President Gives Conte Mandate To Form New Govt

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Italy’s caretaker Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who resigned a week ago, has been asked to form a new government, the office of President Sergio Mattarella says. Mattarella handed Conte More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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Japan Imports First LNG Cargo From China As Utilities Try To Cut Costs

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Japan imported its first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from China in July as utilities from the world’s biggest buyer of the fuel seek out new suppliers and try to lower costs amid More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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1m Signs Petition Against Parliament Suspension

More than one million people have signed a petition calling for the British parliament not to be suspended from mid-September to mid-October. The suspension request was made by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. “Parliament More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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(PHOTO) Buhari Participates In Opening Session Of TICAD 7

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Muhammadu Buhari participates at the Opening Session and Plenary at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development in Yokohama Japan on 28th Aug 2019. President More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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Zimbabwe Civil Servants Accept 76% Salary Increment With Negotiations For More Still On

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Zimbabwean civil servants have on Wednesday, accepted a 76 per cent salary adjustment offered by the government with effect from Aug. 1. The state media reported that negotiations for higher More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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China Says Iran ‘Faithfully Implementing’ Nuclear Agreement

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says Iran is “faithfully implementing” the international nuclear agreement. Wang said this at a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Jawad Zarif More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, August 26th, 2019
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G7 Met To Close With Talks on Climate Change And Digital Economy 

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The G7 summit in France heads into its final day on Monday, with the leaders of the key democratic, major economies expected to tackle some of the thornier issues on their agenda. The schedule More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, August 26th, 2019
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G7 To Close With Talks On Climate Change

The G7 summit in France heads into its final day on Monday, with the leaders of the key democratic, major economies expected to tackle some of the thornier issues on their agenda. The schedule includes a discussion More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, August 24th, 2019
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20,000 Join Rally Against Racism In Eastern German City Of Dresden

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) 20,000 people have joined a rally in support of an inclusive society and against xenophobia and racism on Saturday in the eastern German city of Dresden. The demonstration is organised by More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Google Disables YouTube Channels For Hong Kong ‘Influence Operation’

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Google said it disabled 210 channels from its platform YouTube which uploaded content related to the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong in an apparent coordinated influence operation. Shane More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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UN Expert Says Malaysia ‘Vastly Under-counting Poverty’

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) UN human rights expert critized Malaysia on Friday as having “vastly undercounted poverty” by using an “unduly low poverty line” and by “excluding vulnerable populations from More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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California To Sue Trump Over New Migrant Children Detention Policy

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. Gavin Newsom says California will join other states in filing a new lawsuit as early as next week to block the Trump administration’s efforts to indefinitely detain immigrant minors More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Trump Attacks Ford Motor For Not Backing Fuel Economy Rollback

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up a series of attacks on automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administration’s plan to roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules.Trump singled More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
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China Threatens To Sanction US Over Arms Sales To Taiwan

China threatened to sanction U.S. companies involved in arms, F-16 fighter planes, sales to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. China “resolutely opposes” the arms sales and has lodged “solemn More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
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Indonesia Sends Reinforcements To West Papua To Quell Unrest

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS)  Indonesia is sending 1,200 police reinforcements to West Papua province as unrest triggered by the treatment of Papuan students on the main island of Java continued for a third day, police More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
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Italy President Begins Talks To Seek Way Out Of Govt Crisis

 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Sergio Mattarella of Italy, on Wednesday began a two-day talks with parties, to seek a way out of a political crisis that will lead to the formation of the country’s 67th government More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Embassy Demands Probe Into Alleged Killing Of Nigerian Medical Doctor In Ukraine

Nigeria Embassy, Kiev By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Embassy in Ukraine has petitioned the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Police Department in Kharkiv demanding full investigations into the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Woman Jailed 30 Years For Having A Stillbirth Acquitted After 3 Years

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A Salvadoran court on Monday acquitted a woman accused of homicide after giving birth to a stillborn baby in a case that drew international attention to the socially conservative nation’s More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Huawei Refutes Reports Of Spying On Ugandan Opposition Politicians

 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Chinese telecommunication company, Huawei, on Friday, refuted a U.S. news report, alleging that the company aided the Ugandan government to spy on opposition politicians. The company More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Thailand Launches Cloud-Seeding Operations To Tackle Drought

 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Thai government on Friday launched additional rain-making operations in the Northern, North-Eastern and Central regions to tackle serious droughts. According to the Director-General More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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Irish-French Teen Dies Of Starvation, Autopsy Results Reveal

A 15-year-old teenager, whose body was found in a ravine in Malaysia after a ten-day-long search, died from gastrointestinal bleeding caused by starvation, autopsy results showed. “Nora Anne Quoirin’s cause More...