Tag: Niger State

Suspected Kidnappers on Kontagora-Minna Road

Henry Solomon- August 4, 2021

Report say motorists were stranded for several hours taking refuge in Bobi village 50 kilometers away from Kontagora local government area of Niger state following ... Read More

Human Rights, stakeholders harp on benefits of human rights education in schools

Suleiman Idris- February 19, 2021

The Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission Tony Ojukwu Esq has lamented the deteriorating and alarming state of insecurity in the country and calls on ... Read More

Niger Community to Enjoy N34bn Investment from Flour Mills

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN) PLC says it plans to spend about N34billion over the next 10 years to develop Sunti community in Niger State ... Read More

Over 2000 Schools Shut in Suleja

Henry Solomon- October 14, 2019

Niger government has closed down over 2,000 privates schools in Suleja Local Government Area and other parts of the state for operating below government approved ... Read More

Dreaded Suleja-Minna Bad Section Gets Attention

AMT Tanimu- September 15, 2019

The general public is to note that repairs on the bad sections of Suleja-Minna have since resumed and will be completed very soon. In light ... Read More

NLC seeks prosecution of parents, guardians of street children

inno.korie- January 12, 2019

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Niger state on Saturday called on the state government to prosecute parents and guardians of street children for child ... Read More

Other Side of Zakari, Niger State Commissioner of Finance

AMT Tanimu- December 1, 2018

Once upon a time three blind men were asked to describe an elephant by touching it. The first who touched it claimed the elephant is ... Read More

Buhari Congratulates Sam Nda-Isaiah on Chieftaincy Title

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr Sam Nda-Isaiah, Chairman of Leadership Group, on the conferment of chieftaincy title of Aare Baaroyin of Akure Kingdom, by ... Read More

Niger State Spends N328m on Federal Road – Government Official

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

The Niger Government has spent about N328million on the rehabilitation of 1.7 kilometre of Tegina-Birnin Gwari federal road in Rafi local government area of the ... Read More

Eid el-Kabir: Etsu Nupe at Sallah Urges Community Leaders to Mobilise Subjects to get PVCs

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

The Etsu  Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged district heads and stakeholders to mobilise their subjects to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), ahead of ... Read More

Dangote set to boost investment in Niger State

admin- August 8, 2018

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President and CEO of Dangote Group, has restated his commitment to boost economic growth and job creation in Niger State through increased ... Read More

Governor Sani Bello Building Bida’s Ecological Problem

AMT Tanimu- July 18, 2018

Abdullbergy Ebbo, Minna: The administration of Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state has swung into action regarding serious ecological problems across the 25 local ... Read More

Depot Fire Will Not Affect Petroleum Supply – NNPC

Abdul Jimoh- July 9, 2018

  The NNPC on Monday assured residents in Niger State and environs that the fire incident at its depot at Pogo Village in Paikoro Local ... Read More

Niger State Gov. Bello Urges Multi-Sectoral Approach, Proactive Measures to Lead Poisoning

AMT Tanimu- June 26, 2018

Jibrin Ndace, Minna: Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has called for multi-sectorial support and proactive measures to bring an end to the menace of ... Read More

Boko Haram kills 9 people in Niger

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 5, 2018

Authorities on Tuesday said nine people were killed on Monday night in Diffa city in southeast Niger in several attacks believed to be carried out ... Read More

Gov. Bello’s Giant Strides in Agriculture in Niger State

AMT Tanimu- May 5, 2018

Abdullbergy Ebbo, Minna: The purchase by Niger State Government of 200 tractors which are to be given out at subsidized rates to farmers within the ... Read More

Gov. Abubakar Bello Calls on Youths to Shun Violence

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2018

Governor  Abubakar Bello of Niger has called on residents of the state,  particularly the youths, to shun violence in order to boost the development of ... Read More

Governor Sani Bello Strive in Erena where Others Failed

AMT Tanimu- April 18, 2018

Abdullbergy Ebbo, Minna: Some say no elected public office holder can dare go to Erena without been stoned. Others say Erena is a crisis axis ... Read More

Mu’azu Ibrahim Secondary school Regains Lost Glory in Niger State

AMT Tanimu- April 9, 2018

Abdullbergy Ebbo, Minna: Muazu Ibrahim Commercial Secondary school is the only commercial secondary school in Niger state left to die, consequent upon routine neglect of ... Read More

#SuntiSugarEstate: President Buhari’s Speech at Commissioning of Sunti Golden Sugar Estate

AMT Tanimu- March 16, 2018

I am very pleased to be here today to formally commission the Sunti Golden Sugar Estate. This project is timely as Nigeria makes her journey ... Read More