The NLM engaged the services of a private investigator based in the United States to help demystify the alleged scandal. They also investigated the certificate forgery of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, former Lagos State governor
According to NLM, Mr Peter denied ever speaking with Sahara Reporters and telling them that Oduah never attended the college. According to the President, the Registrar told the President that Sahara Reporters would need a court subpoena to enable them release such information to them, and since none of such court order was given, they also did not divulge any information.
The University was accredited by the Commission of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Baccalaureate degrees but they lost the accreditation on June 21, 2012.
These were the numbers used in contacting the following people who proved Sahara Reporters story wrong. Commission of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools:
+1 404-679-4501The President of Saint Pauls College: (+1) 434-848-3111. The registrar of Saint Pauls College: (+1) 434-848-1800
Meanwhile NLM also stated that the Registrar of Chicago State University was frustrated that another inquiry is coming on the case of Bola Tinubu stating that they already sent a report to one Gani Fawehinmi in the past and we should refer to him. Any further information from them they noted would require a court subpoena.this is the number used in getting the Registrar Chicago State University: (+1) 775-995-3521.
The group spent $2000 to get the information.