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...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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Indian PM Seeks Improved Welfare For Kashmiris

Indian Premier Narendra Modi Thursday stressed the need to work for the welfare of people in India-administered Kashmir, which remains under security lockdown days after his government stripped the region of its More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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NYPD Loses 8th Officer To Suicide In 2 Months

(News Investigators) The New York Police Department (NYPD) on Wednesday evening announced the death of an officer, who had earlier shot himself in the head. “We are saddened to announce that the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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China Deploys Robot To Aid Traffic

A northern Chinese city has put a team of robots into operation to aid traffic police in tasks such as patrolling, information consulting, and providing accident alerts. According to Zhou Zuoying, deputy head More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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UN Climate Panel To Issue Report On Future Of Land Use, Food Security

Effect of climate change (News Investigators)/ The risks that climate change poses for the world’s fertile land and food supplies are at the centre of a scientific UN report that is set to be presented Thursday More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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China To Defend Interest In Face Of US Threats

China on Tuesday pledged to defend its national interests amid threats from the U.S. that it might deploy new medium-range missiles in Asia following the collapse of a nuclear arms treaty. Spokeswoman for the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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Obama Condemns Language That Promotes Racism

Former U.S. president Barack Obama has condemned language that feeds hatred and normalises racism. Obama was commenting in a rare statement posted on his Twitter account against the background of the two mass More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 5th, 2019
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Saudi Arabia Women’s Rights Reforms May Still Be Thwarted By Custom

(News Investigators)/ Saudi officials have hailed as historic new rights granted to women in Saudi Arabia that further dismantle its heavily criticised guardianship system but male relatives could still find ways More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 1st, 2019
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Chinese Army Warns Hong Kong Protesters, Says Violence Won’t Be Tolerated

Chen Daoxiang, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Southern War Zone, was appointed Commander of the PLA Garrison Force in Hong Kong. (News Investigators)/ The Head of China’s military garrison in Hong Kong has reportedly More...

By Sadiq Umar On Thursday, August 1st, 2019
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FIFA Expands Women’s World Cup To 32 Nations

Women’s Team America (News Investigators)/ Football’s world governing body FIFA has approved the expansion of the Women’s World Cup from the existing 24 teams to 32 for the 2023 edition. It has More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 29th, 2019
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U.S. Naval Team Visits Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos

The Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command, Rear Adm. Oladele Daji, presenting a souvenir to the U.S delegate, Rear Adm. John Gumbleton, during a courtesy visit to the command in Apapa, Lagos. (News More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 29th, 2019
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Trump Signs Measure To Permanently Extend Compensation For Sept. 11 Responders

Calling emergency first responders “heroes,” U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday signed into law a measure authorizing permanent benefits for police, firefighters and others suffering from illnesses connected More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 29th, 2019
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Israeli Tourists Freed In Cyprus After Withdrawal Of Rape Allegation

Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman on Monday confirmed that Seven young Israeli tourists arrested on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old British woman in Cyprus have been freed and returned to Israel. They were More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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Retired Pope Makes Rare Outing

Former Pope Benedict XVI has made a rare foray outside of his secluded Vatican residence, the Vatican confirmed on Friday. The 92-year-old spent Thursday afternoon and evening in the Castelli Romani area just More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 25th, 2019
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93-year-old Tunisian President hospitalised

Tunisia’s 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday, the son of the president said, the second health crisis for the leader in a month. The presidency was not More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
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AfCFTA: Traders Association Wants Ghanaian Govt. To Tackle Insecurity, Review Trade Laws

Ghanaian President (News Investigators)/ The National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) has urged Ghanaian government to review its trade laws and tackle insecurity to successfully host the African Continental More...

By Alaba Ajiba On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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UK DFID To Invest £5m In PLANT Programme In Lagos

(News Investigators)/ The United Kingdom Minister of State for Africa, Harriett Baldwin has announced that the UK Department for International Development (DFID) would invest five million pound in PLANT programme More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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Kenyan, Chinese Banks Launch Initiative To Boost Sino-Africa Trade

Kenya’s Stanbic Bank and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) launched an initiative in Kenya on Wednesday to boost China-Africa trade. The two banks have partnered with Chinese trade agent Zhejiang More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 13th, 2019
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Dutch Minister Urges Nigeria To Mitigate Impact Of Climate Change

Impact of climate change (News Investigators)/ The Netherlands has underscored the need for the Nigerian government to take adequate steps toward mitigating the impact of climate change. The Minister of Foreign More...

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By News Investigators On Friday, July 12th, 2019
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Relocation Of Afrijapan-AfricAsia Agency Hqtrs To Nigeria Will Enhance Business -FG

PM Shinzo Abe (News Investigators)/ The Federal Government says the relocation of the Afrijapan-AfricAsia International Cooperation’s headquarter to Nigeria will enhance business relationship among the Asian More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 12th, 2019
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7 Separatists Killed In Cameroon’s Troubled Anglophone Region

Cameroonian President (News Investigators)/ Seven armed separatists were killed in fresh clashes with government forces early Thursday in Cameroon’s locality of Esu located in troubled English-speaking region More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
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China To Introduce More Measures To Stabilise Foreign Trade

Chinese President Xi Jingpin (News Investigators)/ China’s State Council on Wednesday decided to adopt more measures to keep its foreign trade stable. To stabilise foreign trade, the key is to further expand More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
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Foreign Observers Thumb Down Nigeria’s 2019 Elections, Say “It Fell Short” Of 2015 Standard

Foreign Monitoring Delegates By Sadiq Umar – The International Election Observation Mission of the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) Tuesday said the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
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Nigeria’s Tijjani Bande Emerges President UN General Assembly, Lists Dev. Agenda

Amb. Tijjani Muhammed-Bande (News Investigators)/ Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has been elected to head the UN General Assembly. Mr. Muhammed-Bande who More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
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FEC Approves $1Billion Chinese Loan

President Muhammadu Buhari and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping (News Investigators)/The Federal Executive Council (FEC), has approved $1 billion loan from the Chinese EXIM Bank for the Gurara II hydropower More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 9th, 2019
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Nigerian Fails To Make 100 Global Thinkers List

Map of Nigeria By News Investigators – A new report detailing names of 100 Global Thinkers of the last decade has been released with no Nigerian, living or dead, making the list. The #BringBackOurGirls# More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Bill Clinton Succumbs To “Blackmail”, Cancels Visit To Nigeria, Says It Could Be Misinterpreted

Mr. Bill Clinton By Sadiq Umar – Former US President Bill Clinton, on Monday, cancelled his much publicized peace mission trip to Nigeria, citing the tendency by politicians to politicized the trip in More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Buhari Campaign Spokesman Blasts U.S. Amb., Accuses Foreign Envoys Of Making “Unguarded Statements”

Festus Keyamo By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign organization has criticized the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, describing his repeated More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, January 26th, 2019
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US, EU Express Worry Over Onnoghen Suspension

US, EU flags (News Investigators) /The International Communities have expressed concern over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, urging for swift and peaceful resolution of More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 24th, 2019
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2019 Elections: US, UK Warn Politicians Of Dire Consequences

President Trump (News Investigators) /The United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK) have warned of repercussions for anyone found to be responsible for election-related violence or undermining the democratic More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019
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80,000 Nigerians Displaced In North-East Since Nov. 2018 -UN

IDPs The United Nations (UN) says more than 80,000 Nigerians have been displaced in the north-east part of the country as a result of the activities of armed groups in the last 3-months. UN’s Office for the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 4th, 2019
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78Year-Old Nancy Pelosi Sworn-in As Speaker, US Congress

Nancy Pelosi (News Investigators) /Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi was elected as Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, returning her to a position she last held in January 2011, for her  More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
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“Great Corruption Is When People Are Deprived Of Justice, Rule Of Law…More Damning A Corruption Than Stealing Of Pubic Funds” – US Envoy

(News Investigators) /The United States ambassador to Nigeria, William Stuart Symington, says injustice and disregard for rule of law is worse than the stealing of public funds. Mr. Symington spoke on Monday at More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Rights Advocacy Body Condemns Cameroon’s Travel Ban In Anglophones Regions

(News Investigators) /The Center for Human Rights and Democracy in Africa (CHRDA), has condemned in strong terms the decision by the government Cameroon to impose travel ban on its citizens in Anglophone regions. CHRDA, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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China’s Loan Is No Problem To Nigeria, Buhari Assures U.S.

(News Investigators) /President Muhammadu Buhari has assured of Nigeria’s capacity to meet its debt obligations to the Chinese government, dismissing insinuations that loans obtained from China might constitute More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 18th, 2018
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BREAKING: Former UN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, Is Dead.

(News Investigators) /Former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, is dead. Aged 80, Mr. Anna, a Nobel Peace Laureate, died on Saturday after a brief illness. “It is with immense sadness that More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Rotary Announces $96.5 Million For Polio Eradication, Nigeria Gets $16.1 Million

By Idowu John Bakare – Rotary has announced nearly US$100 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, a vaccine-preventable disease that once paralyzed hundreds of thousands of children each More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
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Fear Grips Zamfara Villages Over Armed Bandits’ Attacks, As Amnesty International Says 371 Killed From January Till Date

By Sadiq Umar – Amnesty International (AI) on Tuesday disclosed that no less than 371 people have been killed in Zamfara state from January 2018 till date, stating that at least 238 of these killings took More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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21-Year Old Nigerian Emerges 3rd In Chinese Language Competition

(News Investigators)/ A 21 year old Nigerian, Anthony Ekwensi has emerged third position in the 17th Chinese Bridge Language Competition. Mr. Ekwensi who is a language student in Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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2011 Post-Election Violence Would Not Be Repeated, Buhari Assures ICC In Hague

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday assured the International Criminal Court (ICC) in Hague, Netherlands that the tragic incidence of electoral violence that followed the 2011 general elections More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Lawyer Faults Buhari’s Address To ICC, Says “He’s Potentially A Person Of Interest”

By Sadiq Umar – A Washington-based legal firm, US Nigeria Law Group has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s address the International Criminal Court in Hague, Netherland, describing the visit as “inappropriate”. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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French President, Emmanuel Macron, Urges Youths To Participate In Politics, Says Only Nigerians Can Could Change Nigeria’s Image

(News Investigators) French President, Emmanuel Macron, has urged Nigerian youths to get involved with politics to change the narrative of the nation. Macron, while describing politics as important, said only Nigerians More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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US Condemns Jos Massacre, Tasks Buhari On Lasting Solution To Killings

By (News Investigators) – The United States (US) has condemned the killings in Plateau State, Nigeria, which left over 100 people dead. Washington’s condemnation is coming on the heels of request by the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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June 12 Summit: Trump, Jong Un Agree To New US-DPRK Relations

By News Investigators – US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Tuesday signed an agreement to establish new US-DPRK relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Korea Ready To Share Technology, Industrial Experience With Africa, Says Moon

By News Investigators – The Republic of Korea has assured of its readiness to share its technological and industrial revolution experience with Africa. Korean President Moon Jae-in, made this known at the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Nigeria, China Sign Currency Exchange Deal To Ease Business Transaction

By Nuel Suji – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Peoples Bank of China (PBoC), have signed a bilateral currency exchange deal that would ease business transactions between Nigeria and China. The deal, More...