Tag: Niger Republic

Immigration Repatriates Illegal Immigrants From Nasarawa State

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2017

The Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it has repatriated 17 illegal immigrants arrested in the state. Mr Jacob Agada, the ... Read More

Niger Court Jails Former Presidential Candidate For Child Trafficking

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2017

Niger’s appeals court on Monday sentenced an exiled former presidential candidate, Hama Amadou to a year in jail for child trafficking, the final ruling in ... Read More

Troops Suffers Set Back In Gashigar

Abdul Jimoh- October 18, 2016

Brave Nigerian soldiers celebrate following the routing of Boko Haram fighters in the North East. Nigeria Soldiers fighting Boko Haram yesterday suffers a setback at ... Read More

Troops Engage Boko Haram Terrorists In Fierce Battle

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2016

The Nigerian Army says troops have engaged Boko Haram terrorists in a fierce battle at Mallam Fatori yesterday. Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani ... Read More

U17 AFCON: NFF Sec. Gen Assaulted In Niamey As Eaglets Fail To Qualify – NFF

admin- August 22, 2016

Reigning world champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria failed to progress to the final round of qualifiers for the 2017 Africa U17 Cup of Nations after ... Read More

Confident Eaglets Depart For Niamey, Niger

admin- August 18, 2016

After three days of intensive training session, Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets will depart Sokoto on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s second round, second leg U17 Africa Cup ... Read More

NFF Technical Committee Recommends Rohr For Eagles’ Job

admin- August 8, 2016

The Technical and Development Committee of Nigeria Football Federation has recommended to the Executive Board the candidature of Mr. Gernot Rohr for appointment as Technical ... Read More

CDS Seeks Cooperation To Deny Retreating Terrorists Safe Haven

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2016

Nigeria's Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Olonisakin (m) (flanked by Cameroonian Min of Defence and Chief of Defence Staff respectively (Photo: Defence HQ) In an ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Mahamadou Issoufou, Niger’s President On Re-Election Victory

Tanimu- April 1, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to congratulate President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger Republic on his recent re-election. Mahamadou IssoufouNiger's President President Buhari extended his best ... Read More

Niger Says Libyan Conflict Bigger Threat to West Africa Sub Region

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2016

Tuareg Rebels (Photo: Internet) Niger republic says the conflict in Libya is a bigger threat to countries in the West Africa’s Sahel region than the ... Read More

PRESS RELEASE: President Buhari To Look Into Amnesty International Report on Torture

Tanimu- June 4, 2015

Nigeria's President Buhari And Niger's President Muhamadou Niamey, Niger, 03 June 2015 Buhari acknowledges receipt of the Amnesty International report on Nigeria titled "Nigeria: Stories ... Read More

President of Niger Republic pays solidarity visit to President Jonathan

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 22, 2015

President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger Republic has joined other African leaders to pay a solidarity visit to President Jonathan as the President bows out of ... Read More

Special Forces Restore Peace in Yobe

admin- June 5, 2013

The Joint Special Task Force has apprehended a total of forty-nine suspected Boko Haram Terrorists in various parts of Yobe State. The arrests were made ... Read More