By Sadiq Umar On Monday, November 29th, 2021

World Races To Untangle Omicron’s Secrets As More Cases Pop Up

News Investigators/ Fear of the latest coronavirus variant is escalating ariund the world on Monday, with cases popping up in more countries while experts sought to assess the true nature of the threat. Dubbed More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 25th, 2021

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 Wednesday, November 24th, 2021

FG Inaugurates Enhanced E-passport In UK

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has inaugurated enhanced e-passport to improve passport application process for Nigerians at home and abroad. This is contained in a statement by Sola Fasure, the Media More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, November 19th, 2021

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 Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021

Russia Rejects Biden’s Criticism For Skipping UN Climate Parley

News Investigators/ The Kremlin has rejected criticism from U.S. President Joe Biden after Russian President Vladimir Putin decided not to attend a key UN summit on curbing climate change. Climate action is More...

By Victor Udoh On Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Afghan: Panjshir Resistance Forces Say 450 Taliban Eliminated

News Investigators/ The Afghan resistance forces’ Spokesman, Fahim Dashti, said on Friday, that 450 militants of the Taliban movement (banned as a terrorist organisation in Russia) were killed and 130 others More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021

UN Chief Urges Action To End Enforced Disappearances

News Investigators/ UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged countries to fulfill their obligations toward preventing and prosecuting cases of enforced disappearance. Mr. Guterres described the act as More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

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 Alaba Ajiba On Monday, June 21st, 2021

COVID-19: Nigeria’s Consulate In New York Embarks On Vaccination Drive

News Investigators/ The Consulate-General of Nigeria in New York has embarked on a vaccination programme to vaccinate Nigerians within its jurisdiction against COVID-19. The Consul-General, Lot Egopija, told More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

U.S. Statements On Russia Not Constructive Ahead Of Summit –Kremlin

News Investigators/ Russia says statements made by the United States (U.S.) on the need to contain it are not constructive ahead of the Wednesday summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

U.S. Facilitates $28m Scholarship For Nigerian Students In 1 Year – Ambassador

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

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, June 7th, 2021

NiDCOM Congratulates 22-Year Old Nigerian For Winning City Council Election In US

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

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021

Buhari Suspends Twitter’s Operations In Nigeria

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has suspended, indefinitely, the operations of the microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, in Nigeria. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, June 4th, 2021

South Korea’s Air Force Chief Resigns After Death Of Female Officer

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

By Alaba Ajiba On Thursday, June 3rd, 2021

Process Of Abandoning Dollar Use Visible –Kremlin

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

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 27th, 2021

Lagos Seals Chinese Firm, Declares Zero Tolerance For Safety Violations

News Investigators/ The Lagos State government has sealed a Chinese firm, Mingy Trading Company Ltd., for violating safety precautionary measures, that led to death of a 17-Year-old new employee. The Director More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

Study Finds Sinovac Vaccine 99.49 % Effective In Immune Responses

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

By News Investigators On Friday, May 14th, 2021

China’s Commerce Minister Pledges Better Service For Foreign Enterprises

News Investigators/ China’s Minister of Commerce, Wang Wentao, has pledged to enhance communication with foreign enterprises and chambers of commerce and provide better service. Mr. Wentao made the remarks More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, May 10th, 2021

Israel Reroutes Parade To Avoid Clashes With Palestinians

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

By News Investigators On Friday, April 23rd, 2021

Libya Shipwreck Claims 130 Lives Despite SOS Calls, Says IOM

News Investigators/ A shipwreck off the Libyan coast has claimed the lives of 130 people, despite SOS calls for help, the UN migration agency, IOM, said on Friday. The tragedy was confirmed late on Thursday More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

About Dozen Heads Of State Expected In Chad On Friday For Late President’s Funeral

News Investigators/ No fewer than 12 African heads of state and French President Emmanuel Macron are expected to attend the funeral of Chadian President, Idriss Déby Itno, who succumbed to his injuries while visiting More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Myanmar Protesters Boycott Thingyan New Year’s Festivities

News Investigators/ People across Myanmar boycotted celebrations of new year, the country’s most important festival, to show their opposition to the military junta and deadly suppression of demonstrations against More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 9th, 2021

NiDCOM Condoles With Family Of Nigerian Teen, Who Died In London

News Investigators/ The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has described the death of 19- year old Richard Okorogheye in London as very sad and painful. Mrs Dabiri-Erewa More...

By Ibrahim Imam On Thursday, April 8th, 2021

UN Food Systems Summit: Northeast Stakeholders Dialogue On Food Security

News Investigators/ Agriculture stakeholders from Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba on Thursday dialogued at the United Nations Food Systems Summit on how to boost food security in the sub-region. Gombe State governor, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 26th, 2021

Attempts To Divide World Into Different Camps Won’t Solve Global Challenges – Envoy

News Investigators/ Attempts to divide the world into different camps are not solutions to global challenges including the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and poverty, Chinese Ambassador to More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

Chinese Man Bags 3 Months Jail Term For Receiving Stolen NRC Equipment

News Investigators/ A Central Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos on Wednesday, sentenced a 34 year-old , Chinese businessman, Arvin Wu to three months imprisonment for receiving stolen railway sleepers, More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

Growing Polarisation Between Rich, Poor Aggravates Social lnequality ln U.S. -Report

News Investigators/ The Report on Human Rights Violations in the United States in 2020, released on Wednesday, said growing polarisation between the rich and the poor has aggravated social inequality in the U.S.. The More...

By Sadiq Umar On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

AstraZeneca: No Reported Case Of Serious Adverse Effects In Nigeria -Official

News Investigators/ The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has not received any official report of serious adverse effects from the 215, 277, people who have received the first doses of the Oxford More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 17th, 2021

Talks Between UK’s Prince Harry, Brother William ‘Not Productive,’ Gayle King Says

News Investigators/ Britain’s Prince Harry has spoken to his elder brother William for the first time since he and his wife Meghan’s Oprah Winfrey interview but the talks were “not productive”, a friend More...

By Sadiq Umar On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccines: WHO Admits Small Fraction Of People May Have Allergic Reaction

News Investigators/ The World Health Organisation (WHO) says the agency is aware that a small fraction of people – around one person in every one million people vaccinated— may have severe allergic reaction More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021

WTO: OPEC Hails Okonjo-Iweala Appointment

News Investigators/ The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), has congratulated Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on her appointment as the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The OPEC More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 9th, 2021

Hacker Accesses Florida City’s Drinking Water System, Increases Chemical Levels –Sheriff

News Invedtigators/ A hacker has unlawfully accessed the water treatment system of a small city in the U.S. state of Florida, briefly raising the amount of sodium hydroxide in the supply. The Pinellas County More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 8th, 2021

Alleged Covid-19 Contract Scam: Minister Says UK Govt. Must Answer For ‘Crime’

News Investigators/ Labour legislator and shadow cabinet minister, Rachel Reeve, said UK government must answer for allegedly granting 2 billion pounds ($2.7 billion) worth of COVID-19 contracts to friends and More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 8th, 2021

U.S., Australia, Japan Conduct Joint Military Drill To Deter China

News Investigators/ The U.S. is conducting a joint military exercise with Australia and Japan on Guam, an island territory in Micronesia, to counter perceived increasing Chinese belligerence in the region, the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 8th, 2021

WHO, China Reach Agreements On Coronavirus Origin, Tracing

News Investigators/ Health experts from World Health Organisation (WHO) had reached several agreements with China during their trip to Wuhan in search of the COVID-19 origin, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

30,000 Nigerians Benefit From Commonwealth Scholarships In 62 Years –Minister

News Investigators/ No fewer than 30,000 Nigerians have benefited from the Commonwealth Scholarship awards since its inception in 1959, according to Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education. Mr. Adamu made this known More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 1st, 2021

Biden Overrules Trump, Withdraws $27.4b In Spending Cuts –White House

News Investigators/ U.S. President Joe Biden has withdrawn 73 budget cuts worth a combined 27.4 billion dollars, proposed by Donald Trump during the final week of his presidency, according to a letter addressed More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Toyota Beats Volkswagen In 2020 Global Car Sales

News Investigators/ Toyota Motor sold more vehicles worldwide than Volkswagen in 2020, dethroning the German rival as the world’s largest carmaker for the first time in five years, results showed on Thursday. This More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 11th, 2021

China-Africa Friendship Remains ‘Rock-Solid,’ Says Chinese FM

News Investigators/ Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister, Wang Yi. says China-Africa friendship remains rock-solid and stable, no matter what the international situation they face. Mr. Wang made the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 11th, 2021

COVID-19 Origins: WHO Team Expected In China Thursday

News Investigators/ A team of experts commissioned by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to search for the origins of the COVID-19 is scheduled to arrive in China on Thursday, after a long, strained application More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, January 9th, 2021

Twitter Axes Trump, Bans Account Permanently

News Investigators/ Twitter on Friday evening wielded the big stick against outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump, suspending his account permanently. Announcing this in a blog post, the company said it took More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Chinese President Discusses With Merkel, Macron As China-EU Investment Deal Looms

News Investigators/ Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday had a discussion with European leaders as a landmark investment agreement between China and the European Union is expected to be reached after seven More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 21st, 2020

COVID-19 Cases Surging In U.S., Europe In Spite Vaccinations -Report

News Investigators/ The number of COVID-19 infections in the United States and Europe continues to surge in spite of the start of vaccinations, the New York Times has reported.Calling the United States, the world’s More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, December 12th, 2020

Experts Crack Serial Killer’s Code 51 Years After Being Sent To U.S. Paper

News Investigators/ A coded message sent by the Zodiac Killer to The San Francisco Chronicle in 1969 has finally been cracked, the newspaper reported on Friday. A team of code breakers solved the vexing cryptogram More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 4th, 2020

U.S. Near Removing Chinese Firms From Wall Street

News Investigators/ The U.S. government is just one step away from enacting a law that could ‘kick’ several Chinese firms off Wall Street, which can further escalate tensions between Washington and Beijing.According More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 30th, 2020

Kenya Expresses Regret Over Somalia’s Move To Expel Envoy

News Investigators/ Kenya on Monday expressed regret over Somalia’s decision to expel Kenyan Ambassador to Mogadishu Lucas Tumbo. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, however, said Nairobi had not received any More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

Coronavirus: Kenya’s Clinical Officers Issue 14-Day Strike Notice

News Investigators/ The Kenya Union of Clinical Officers on Sunday gave the government a 14-day strike notice to meet their demands for better working conditions. The frontline healthcare workers, fighting the More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, November 21st, 2020

Nigeria Fastest Growing Economy In Africa –UK Trade Envoy

News Investigators/ The United Kingdom Trade Envoy to Nigeria, Helen Grant, has said that Nigeria was the fastest growing economy in Africa. Hon. Grant said this at the two-day Nigerian Diaspora Investment Summit More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Turkey To Buy 10m Doses Of Chinese COVID-19 Vaccine December

News Investigators/ Turkey will sign a contract in the coming days to purchase 10 million doses of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine from a Chinese company, SinoVac, in December. Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 12th, 2020

FOCAC At 20: China Pledges More Support To Africa’s Economic Reopening Post COVID-19

News Investigators/ The government of the People’s Republic of China has pledged greater support to Africa’s economic reopening post COVID-19 under the framework of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, November 7th, 2020

WTO Post: Expert Urges FG To Intensify Diplomatic Lobbying

News Investigators/ A trade expert, Dr Olumuyiwa Alaba, has called on the Nigerian government to intensify diplomatic lobbying that will ensure that Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala emerges as the new Director-General of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 5th, 2020

As Victory Beckons, Joe Biden Launches Transition Website

News Investigators/ Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. President, has launched an official transition website, The move comes as votes are still being counted in many states More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 26th, 2020

U.S. 2020: Massive Turnout In New York’s Maiden Early Voting

News Investigators/ The New York City Board of Elections says 193,915 residents cast their ballots in the first two days of early voting in the U.S. presidential election. The total compromises 93,830 votes More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

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 Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Sudan’s Removal From U.S. Terrorism List Not Linked To ‘Any Other Case,’ Says FM

News Investigators/ Sudanese Foreign Minister, Omar al-Din said the removal of his country from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism is unrelated to other issues, including the possible establishment of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

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 Friday, October 16th, 2020

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 Sunday, October 11th, 2020

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 Victor Udoh On Friday, October 9th, 2020

US Consulate Trains Journalists To Hold Govt. Accountable

News Investigators/ The United States Consulate in Nigeria on Friday concluded its three-week capacity-building workshop for Bayelsa-based journalists and admonished them to hold government accountable to the people.The More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 3rd, 2020

FG Increases International Airlines Capacity To 200 Passengers From Oct. 2

News Investigators/ The Federal Government has increased available seats on the flights of international airlines to 200 passengers per aircraft operating into the two designated airports, Murtala Muhammed International More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 29th, 2020

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 News Investigators On Thursday, September 24th, 2020

Nobel Laureates To Receive More Prize Money In 2020

News Investigators/ Winners of the 2020 Nobel awards will receive more money than they received in 2019, the foundation that manages the prizes said on Thursday, ahead of the upcoming award announcements. “Each More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

Oil Down After U.S. Crude Inventories Rise Against Expectations

(News investigators) Oil prices fell on Wednesday after an industry group reported a surprise rise in U.S. crude, adding to worries about demand that led to a steep selloff earlier in the week. Brent crude was More...

By Sadiq Umar On Friday, September 18th, 2020

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 10th, 2020

EU Lacks Unity To Mitigate Chinese Investment Risks –Report

News Investigators/ The European Union (EU) lacks strategic and unified approach to Chinese investment among members, to effectively mitigate risks, such as becoming overly indebted to a strategic competitor, an More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 7th, 2020

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

Update: Japan’s Meteorological Agency Warns Of Strong Waves Comparable To Tsunami

News Investigators/ Japan’s Meteorological Agency on Saturday warned that Typhoon Haishen, expected to hit southwestern prefectures of the country in the next few days, might cause strong waves that could be More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 4th, 2020

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 News Investigators On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

Saudi Arabia To Allow Flights Between UAE, Israel To Use Its Airspace

News Investigators/ Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday that it would allow all flights to and from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to use its airspace, weeks after the UAE agreed to normalise ties with Israel. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

U.S. Says Will Not Be ‘Constrained’ By WHO-Linked Vaccine Effort

News Investigators/ The White House said on Tuesday that the U.S. would not join a global effort aimed at providing equitable worldwide access to COVID-19 vaccines, citing the project’s link to a “corrupt” More...

By Sadiq Umar On Monday, August 31st, 2020

First Direct Flight Between Israel, UAE Takes Off

News Investigators/ The first direct flight between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) took off on Monday morning, almost three weeks after the two countries sealed a historic diplomatic deal. The flight, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 28th, 2020

Japanese premier, Abe To Quit Due To Poor Health –Reports

News Investigators/ Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has decided to step down due to health issues, Kyodo News reported on Friday, citing an unnamed source from the premier’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party. Abe More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

Zimbabwe President Signs Law Allowing Pregnant Girls Continue In School

News Investigators/ Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has signed a law barring government schools from excluding girls, who fall pregnant, from attending lessons. Teachers are also no longer allowed to cane More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

N. Korea Has World’s Third-Largest Stockpile Of Chemical Weapons –Report

News Investigators/ North Korea is believed to have up to 60 nuclear bombs and the world’s third-largest stockpile of chemical weapons totaling up to 5,000 tons, the U.S. Army said. The U.S. Department of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 13th, 2020

UN Seeks $1.8bn Intervention To Assist 7.8million Nigerians

News Investigators/ The UN System in Nigeria, alongside partner NGOs are collectively appealing for 1.08 billion dollars to provide urgent aid to 7.8 million vulnerable people in Nigeria’s North East. The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Murder Of 6 French Nationals: Niger Extends State Of Emergency

News Investigators/ Niger on Tuesday extended a state of emergency after eight people, including six French nationals, were killed by suspected terrorists in the volatile West African nation. Six French humanitarian More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

Israel Commences 3rd National Bible Contest In Nigeria

News Investigators/ The State of Israel says registration for participation in the 3rd National Bible Contest in Nigeria has commenced. Chikadibia Kene-meenu, Mashav Coordinator of Israel Mission in Nigeria More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 17th, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...