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Is United Nations creating a new country out of Nigeria, Cameroon?

THE Guardian (Nigeria) newspaper on Friday, June 5, 2020, reported that “By July 10 this year, Nigeria may lose 24 local councils, by way of...

Flair Aviation is German-based, not UK as claimed by Aviation Minister

Impounded aircraft is owned by Flair Jet Limited, a UK company CONTRARY to claim by Hadi Sirika, the Minister of Aviation that the “impounded Flair Aviation” is...

Has FG implemented 14 of 15-point demand by JOHESU? No

By Chikezie OMEJE. Isaac Adewole, the Minister of Health, has claimed that the Federal Government has implemented 14 of the 15-point demand that prompted the strike...

Nigerian Embassy debunks claim that US is set to give 5,000 Nigerians work visas for 2 years

By Amos ABBA. A FACEBOOK post has been circulating on social media stating that the United States, US, government had made an announcement to grant 5,000...

FACT CHECK: No social media bill before NASS and three other recent lies from Lai Mohammed

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. NIGERIA’s information and culture minister Lai Mohammed, during a recent visit to London, was featured by Deutsche Welle (DW) in an half-hour-long interview the German...

FACT CHECK: Trending video of South African Police Deputy Minister is from 2017

By Olugbenga ADANIKIN. ON September 2, Signal, an online newspaper designed to produce exclusive reports on politics, policy, governance among others posted a claim that projected Bongani Mkongi, former...

Two recently shared pictures, video are not from fresh xenophobic attacks

By Rebecca Akinremi. XENOPHOBIC attacks in South Africa have become more prominent, particularly in the past one week, with many foreign nationals killed, threatened, and their...

G7 2019 summit: Why Nigeria was not invited

By Damilola OJETUNDE. THE G7 2019 summit held in France between August 24 and  26 had come and gone.  The G7 annual meeting is attended only by...

NYSC says it’s at ‘forefront’ of total compliance with FOI Act, but it’s not true

THE Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim on Friday says the Corps has been at the forefront of  total...

Report of Nigeria topping Africa contradicts FG’s claims on local rice production

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. IN JULY 2014, Akinwumi Adesina, then minister of agriculture and rural development, predicted that Nigeria would become Africa’s largest rice exporter ‘in five...

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