Category: Investigation

Minimum Wage Saga: Eze Commends Labour for Shelving Planned Strike

Charges government on reduction of huge cost of governance Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has been commended for shelving the planned nationwide strike as a means of...

Nigeria Annual Inflation Rises to 11.24% in September, Says NBS

With its land borders still being shut, the annual inflation in Nigeria stood at 11.24% in September, compared with 11.02% in August, the National Bureau of Statistics...

Food Scarcity: Dealers Now Pack Local Rice in Foreign Bags

As scarcity of imported rice hits major markets• The latest Household survey carried out by Nairametrics Researchhas shown that some rice dealers in major markets...

Daura: Police Again Expose Islamic Centre with Chained, Maltreated Children

Few weeks after similar discovery was made in Kaduna State, the Police in Katsina State on Monday uncovered another Islamic home, quartering some children who alleged to...

Finance Minister Dissects Proposed 2020 Budget

Puts total revenue at N8.15trn• •BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja• As part of the country’s budget ritual, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning,...

NAF Jets Take Out Boko Haram Meeting Venue in Borno

Army supports Zamfara peace process, as chief of army staff visits the governor• •BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The Air Task Force (ATF) of the Operation...

Border Closure: Customs Arrest over 460 Smugglers and Migrants, Save N1.4bn

The Nigeria Customs Service (NIS) on Monday said it has arrested no fewer than 460 smugglers and migrants,  as well as saving  over N1.4 billion naira for the country...

Nigerian Troops Apprehend 10 Suspected Top Boko Haram Leaders

The Nigerian Army has made a big haul in its fight against terrorism as it captured no fewer than 10 suspected key Boko Haram members. According to the military...

Theatre Commander Says with Helicopters, Army Will Obliterate Boko Haram in 3 Months

In what appears lack of synergy with other arms of the Nigerian military, especially the Air Force, the Theatre Commander of the Army’s Operation Lafiya Dole, Major...

Appeal Court Nullifies Dino Melaye Senatorial Election

Nigeria’s Court of Appeal on Friday nullified the election of Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, as it confirmed the decision of the Kogi Election Petition Tribunal,...