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19 Sep 2019
The governorship election petition tribunal in Niger State has upheld the election of Alhaji Abubakar Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as governor.
16 Sep 2019
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it will work closely with other security agencies to tackle the security situation in Niger State.
29 Jul 2019
Niger government will complete the abandoned N2.4 billion Minna new stadium project at Maikunkele before the expiration of the administration’s tenure in 2023.
5 Jul 2019
Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger, on Thursday ordered immediate dismantling of all security check points in the state, following four hours blockade of Minna-Suleja highway by protesting tanker drivers. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the tanker drivers blocked the highway in protest over alleged high handedness of security personnel at the check…
17 Jun 2019
Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger on Monday inaugurated Alhaji Ahmed Matane and Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe as Secretary to the State Government (SSG) and Chief of Staff respectively. The governor also inaugurated Alhaji Mohammed Adamu as Deputy Chief of Staff. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governor had on June 13, 2019, announced…
10 Jun 2019
Gov. Abubakar Bello, of Niger state, has urged traditional rulers in the state to discourage locals in their domains from felling trees and begging on the streets.Bello gave the warning on Monday when he received traditional rulers, who paid him a Sallah visit at the Government House, Minna.
5 Jun 2019
A strategic step towards optimal utilisation of the nation’s waterways was taken at the weekend, when the National Inland Waterways Authority...
30 May 2019
Governor Bala Mohammed, who was sworn in yesterday as the 16th governor of Bauchi State since its creation in 1976, has terminated...
29 May 2019
Niger State governor Abubakar Bello has promised to introduce whistleblowing policy to check corruption in the state. Bello made the promise after he was sworn in as the governor of the state for the second term in office on Wednesday in Minna. He urged people of the state to avail government with useful information that…
4 Mar 2019
Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has solicited the support of the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in the March 9 governorship and state house of assembly elections. He made the call during an interactive session with members of the NLC and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Minna on Monday. Bello called…
9 Feb 2019
Abubakar Bello of Niger on Saturday took his campaign train to Evangelical Church of Winning All (ECWA) in Sarkin Pawa and donated N5 million for the purchase of land to another church in Gwada. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) report that the governor had earlier paid a visit to Alhaji Musa Mohammed, District Head…
7 Nov 2018
Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, has presented a N159.52 billion 2019 budget to the state House of Assembly in Minna. The proposal, tagged: “Budget of Sustenance and Continuity” is 5.43 per cent higher than the 2018 budget. A breakdown of the budget showed that N96.20 billion, representing 60.31 per cent was allocated for capital expenditure,…


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