Nigeria’s Crude Export Threatens As China Launches Fastest-Charging Electric Bus

...fully charged in 10 seconds By Sadiq Umar Nigeria's crude oil export may be further threatened as the world's fastest charging electric buses, with a battery...

Nigeria, Saudi Arabia Commit To Raising Oil Price

By Dipo Awojobi - President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari and ruler of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, King Salman Bin Abdul-Aziz have expressed commitment...

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...

Developing Story: Malaysia Plane Lost Off Southern Vietnam

The search has continued for the Malaysian plane that went off the radar on Saturday. The plane departed Kuala Lumpur airport and was scheduled to...

British Charity To Offer Scholarships To 50 Out-Of-School Nigerian Kids

News Investigators/ British charity, IA-Foundation is to offer scholarships to 50 out-of-school Nigerian children in schools this year as part of an...

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, www.buildbackbetter.com. The...

AT&T To Buy CNN, Other Time Warner Companies For $85 Billion

By Dipo Awojobi - The US telecoms giant AT&T has announced that it will buy entertainment group Time Warner for nearly $86bn (£70bn). The deal...

Pompeo Urges Biden To Recognise Taiwan As Sovereign Country

News Investigators/ Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged the Biden administration to diplomatically recognise Taiwan as a free and...

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...

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...

China Africa Relations: Scholars Examine Vaccinations, Post Covid Economic Recovery, Climate Change

Cross section of participants at the China Africa International Conference By Idowu John Bakare/ Participants of the China...

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...

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...

What Does China’s One Belt One Road Strategy Mean For NigComSat -1R

China’s partnership with Nigeria in satellite technology is yielding dividends, but can Nigeria leverage President Xi’s One Belt One Road Initiative to further consolidate...

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...

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...

New 41 Allegations of Peacekeeper Sex Abuse Undisclosed By UN

The New York, United States of America-based AIDS-Free World has revealed  that it has received leaked information that 41 additional cases of sexual violence by peacekeepers...

FlyDubai Jet Crashes In Russia, All 62 On Board Dead

By Dipo Awojobi - A passenger jet has crashed in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, killing all 55 passengers and seven crew on...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Saraki Seeks Foreign Support To Rebuild Northeast

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, again on Tuesday took his quest for the urgent rehabilitation and reconstruction of the North-East...

Indonesia Executes 2 Nigerians, 1 Senegalese

Indonesian authorities have executed four convicted drug offenders, CNN affiliate, CNN Indonesia reported Friday. Those executed were two Nigerians, one Senegalese and one Indonesian. Three...

UN: Terrorism Is African’s Major Challenge -Aminu Wali

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wali, has said that challenges of terrorism is the main threat for some countries in Africa even...

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...

Deputy British High Commissioner, Peter Carter Slumps, Dies At Lagos Airport 

The Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Parker, yesterday slumped and died at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. Parker who flew into...

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.

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...

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...

PRESS RELEASE: Financial Expert Eugene Ludwig Discusses Regulatory Regimes and International Banking At Capital...

Promontory CEO explains what tough regulatory expectations mean for the region and the world Dubai, United Arab Emirates – April 21, 2015 – (ME NewsWire...

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...

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...

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...

Putin Ranks World Most Powerful man… Dangote Is 64th

Russian President Vladimir Putin has displaced the President of the United States, Barack Obama as the world most powerful man, according to the latest...

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...

Expect Rapid Cultural Exchange Between China And Nigeria, Says Cultural Counselor, Yan Xiangdong

By Idowu John Bakare - President Muhammadu Buhari’s forthcoming visit to China in April, is expected to bring about more frequent exchanges and closer...

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...

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....

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.

Buhari To Visit White House July 20, Boko Haram On Agenda

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday, July 20 visit the United States President Barak Obama at the White House in Washington...

Hague Court Postpones Kenyatta Trial

 The International Court Of Justice ICC sitting in Hague has postponed till February 5, the trial of Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, for crimes against...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

How ISIS Execute 250 Women In Mosul For Refusing To Become Sex Slaves

ISIS has executed 250 women in Mosul for refusing to become sex slaves under the group’s ‘sexual jihad‘. The victims had all been ordered to...

Town Hall Parley: Dabiri-Erewa Canvasses Stronger US, Nigeria Economic Ties

The three million-strong Nigeria- American diaspora in the US has been urged to help kickstart strong economic ties between the two countries. Speaking at a...

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...

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...

Nigeria Turns Down Saudi’s Offer To Join Islamic States’ Coalition Against Terror

By Dipo Awojobi - Nigeria has told the Saudi Government that it will not join the Islamic States’ coalition against terror. President Mohammadu Buhari conveyed...

184 Injured, 65 Dead As Crane Collapse At Grand Mosque In Mecca

About 65 people were killed and more than 184 injured when a crane crashed through the ceiling of the Grand Mosque of Mecca amid...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Gambia Breaks Diplomatic Ties With Taiwan

(AFP) – Gambia has severed its 18 years diplomatic relations with Taiwan, a decision the Taiwan President received with “shock and regret.” President Yahya Jammeh’s...

Queen’s 90th Birthday: I Take My Duty Seriously -Prince William

By Dipo Awojobi - A member of  British Royal family, Prince William has answered criticism of his commitment to royal duties, saying he is willing to...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Lesson From Abroad: 3 Behaviours To Improve Road Safety In 2016

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Sunday, January 3rd 2016 3 behaviour improvements of UAE’s motorists can tackle most of the top killers on our...

Nigeria, China Trade Hits $6.2bn In Second Quarter

The Project Manager, Brightway International Exhibition Ltd, Mr. David Zhao, has said that the trade volume between Nigeria and China has increased to a...

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...

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.

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...

ISIS Not In Nigeria -FG, Says Civilian JTF Arrested Two Teenagers On Suicide Mission

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. The Director-General of the National Orientation Agency (NOA) and Coordinator of the National Information Centre, Mr. Mike Omeri, has allayed fears...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Nigerian Surgeon Who Operated On Unborn Baby Tells His Story

By Dipo Awojobi - Nigeria shone brightly on the global stage as the news broke early in the week of a successful surgery a...

US, France Earmark N11bn For Women And Children Hospital In Abuja

The American Hospital Limited, Abuja, General Electric (GE) Health-care (USA) and Edifice Capital of France have earmarked a sum of $73 million (N11 billion)...

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...

80 Year Old American Woman Kidnapped In Kogi

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. An 80-year old American Missionary, Phyllis Sortor, has been kidnapped in Kogi state, northcentral Nigeria. Phyllis, a missionary with Free Methodist Church...

Trump Sacks Tillerson, Appoints CIA Chief, Pompeo

By News Investigators/Less than 12 hours after he departed Nigeria on his round trip to Africa, President Donald Trump has sacked Secretary of State...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Scotland Says ‘NO’ To Separation From UK

Scotland has voted to remain in the United Kingdom after its people rejected a referendum seeking to grant her autonomous status. With 30 out of...

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...

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...

One Died As Explosion Hits Ghana Oil Refinery Pipeline

One person was killed in an explosion on a pipeline linking Ghana's 45,000 barrel-per-day Tema Oil Refinery in an industrial hub near the capital...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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News Investigators/ President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja enjoined leaders at all levels to provide good leadership and ensure the active...

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