Illegal, Substandard Schools Take Over The FCT

A private school in the FCT The prevalence of illegal and substandard schools in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, brought about by gaps in the system, is a ticking time bomb that could explode anytime...
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MDGs In Anambra: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

This report by Alfred Ajayi of Radio Nigeria Purity Fm, Awka, Anambra State, was done with support from Ford Foundation and the International Centre for Investigative Reporting. When world leaders came...
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Ecological Funds: How Billions Go Down The Drain

By Samuel Malik It was late in the evening in August 2014 and most traders at the famous Makera iron fabrication market in Gombe State were hurriedly packing their wares into their shops as they closed...
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Girls at Agbado and Agege railway area in Lagos; risk falling prey to child marriage

The scourge of child marriage in Lagos

In spite of the existence of the Child’s Rights Law and its status as Nigeria’s most cosmopolitan and most enlighten state, child and forced marriages still go on in several communities in Lagos unabated,...
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Inside Nigeria’s Budget of Fraud

MOJEED ALABI, in this report, concludes the two-part investigative report on the corrupt practices identified in the implementation of capital projects in some South-West states amounting to N201.79 billion It...
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INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian officials stole billions meant for flood disaster victims

Corruption and climate change vulnerability produced a near-fatal cocktail in several communities of Delta State after hundreds of hunger-torn flood victims, denied of basic relief materials, resorted...
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Tales of violence, murder in Nigeria’s off-campus hostels

By: Agali Charles. The sun still rises in Ekosodin, a tiny precinct detached from the Ugbowo campus of the University of Benin by a towering fence. But its brightness pales into insignificance for students...
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Osun airport

State of the Living Springs gasps for breath

The claim by the Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, about the total revenue allocation to his state between November 2010 when he was first sworn-in and December 2014 may not be accurate...
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INVESTIGATION: Untold story of how Skolombo street children terrorise Calabar residents

By Ibanga Isine. When Nduma Wilson flagged a cab on December 11, 2015, she had only one thing in mind: how to get to the Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Calabar, where she worked. However, things would...
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East West Section 4 awarded to Gitto Construction Co

Corruption Super Highway

Allegations of corruption continue to trail work on Section IV of the East – West Road which has been stalled in spite of billions of naira spent on it. BY ANAYOCHUKWU AGBO Six years after the federal...
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