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Nigerian Military Targeted Journalists’ Phones, Computers With “Forensic Search” For Sources

Hamza Idris, an editor with the Nigerian Daily Trust, was at the newspaper’s central office on January 6 when the military arrived looking for him. Soldiers with AK47s walked between the newsroom desks repeating...
INVESTIGATION: Untold Story of Atiku Abubakar’s Ancestry, Links with Sokoto Caliphate (Part II)

INVESTIGATION: Untold Story of Atiku Abubakar’s Ancestry, Links with Sokoto Caliphate (Part II)

Close relations, local leaders, family friends and the leadership of the Sokoto Caliphate have condemned the peddlers of the former vice president’s nationality question.
INVESTIGATION: Untold Story of Atiku Abubakar’s Ancestry, Links with Sokoto Caliphate (Part I)

INVESTIGATION: Untold Story of Atiku Abubakar’s Ancestry, Links with Sokoto Caliphate (Part I)

While former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was born in Jada, Adamawa State, his ancestry is rooted approximately 900 kilometres from the North-East state, The NEXT EDITION can authoritatively report today. During weeks of investigation, which...
INVESTIGATION: For years, Dana Received Donations From Nigerians For Illegal Charity

INVESTIGATION: For years, Dana Received Donations From Nigerians For Illegal Charity

For many years, Dana Air, a domestic airline operator in Nigeria, raised millions of naira through inflight donations to Sri Sai Vandana Foundation, an illegal organisation that was not registered until October last year...
Exclusive: Next Edition Report: Nigerian Army, Benue, Taraba Govts, take action against extortion on highways

Exclusive: Next Edition Report: Nigerian Army, Benue, Taraba Govts, take action against extortion on...

The Nigerian military and the governments of Taraba and Benue States have initiated action to tackle the multi-billion naira extortion rings operating along federal highways in the two states. Already, 76 persons have been arrested...
Exclusive: Next Edition Report: Police Issue Code of Conduct for Checkpoints

Exclusive: Next Edition Report: Police Issue Code of Conduct for Checkpoints

The Nigerian Police have issued a Code of Conduct at checkpoints less than a week after The NEXT EDITION published its undercover investigation detailing multi-billion extortion of motorists by security operatives on the nation’s...
Exclusive: Senior Military Officer Murdered inside Armed Forces Staff College, Jaji

Exclusive: Senior Military Officer Murdered inside Armed Forces Staff College, Jaji

A senior naval officer, Solomon Derikoma, is reportedly murdered in his room at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji, Kaduna State, The NEXT EDITION can authoritatively report. The facility is one of Africa’s...
INVESTIGATION: How bribe-taking security operatives, gangs force Nigerians to pay dearly for food (PART 2)

INVESTIGATION: How bribe-taking security operatives, gangs force Nigerians to pay dearly for food (PART...

How N5.8billion extortion by security agents, gangs push Nigerian traders through dangerous routes Nigerian security operatives, fake federal, state and local government revenue officials and gangsters extort over N5.8billion annually from traders conveying livestock from...
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INVESTIGATION: How bribe-taking security operatives, gangs force Nigerians to pay dearly for food (PART...

After passing six empty checkpoints in Adamawa, the truck conveying dozens of cattle slows down at a checkpoint a Mataba Appawa Gida in Lau, Taraba State, and the driver sprightly looks down and chatswith...
INVESTIGATION: How Gov El-Rufai Lied to cover up Massacre of 11 Catholic Faithful

INVESTIGATION: How Gov El-Rufai Lied to cover up Massacre of 11 Catholic Faithful

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai and the media have twisted the slaughter of 11 Catholic faithful in Kajuru by Fulani herdsmen against the victims, The NEXT EDITION can authoritatively report today. While Mr. El-Rufai...
INVESTIGATION: How President Buhari has implemented APC’s 2015 Election Manifesto – Part 2

INVESTIGATION: How President Buhari has implemented APC’s 2015 Election Manifesto – Part 2

This review was initiated in response to the invitation by the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) John Odigie-Onyegun, that Nigerians hold the party accountable for the implementation of its 2015...
INVESTIGATION: How President Buhari has implemented APC 2015 Election Manifesto – Part 1

INVESTIGATION: How President Buhari has implemented APC’s 2015 Election Manifesto – Part 1

In the preface to the 2015 Manifesto of the All Progressives Congress (APC), its former National Chairman, John Odigie-Onyegun, had invited Nigerians to hold the party accountable if it failed to fulfil its campaign...
NEXT EDITION Report: IGP Orders Removal of Checkpoints across Nigeria

NEXT EDITION’s Report: IGP Orders Removal of Checkpoints across Nigeria

Barely one week after The NEXT EDITION published an investigative report detailing high-level extortion of motorists by security agencies, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the dismantling of checkpoints across the...

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