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Abubakar Sani Bello

28 Aug
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, yesterday, received 91 freed pupils of Salihu Tanko Islamiyya School, Tegina, who were kidnapped on 30th May 2021 at the school premises.
20 Aug
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has harped on the need for equitable revenue sharing formula to give the states more resources for provision of basic amenities to the citizens.
10 Aug
Gunmen, yesterday, kidnapped the Commissioner for Information and Strategy in Niger State, Mohammed Idris.
31 May
Niger State Government said 11 students that were abducted on Sunday have been released. Mary Noel-Berje, a spokesperson to Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, announced the student's release in a statement on Monday. "11 children who were too small and couldn’t walk, among the kidnapped Islamiyya Students, were released by the gunmen as reports…
23 May
The news of Friday’s military plane crash jolted many, considering just three months ago, a military plane crashed with the seven officers onboard died.
30 Apr
The 700MW Zungeru Hydro-Electric power dam being constructed by the Federal Government will soon become operational, Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger, has said.
27 Apr
Boko Haram has taken over more territories in Niger State after displacing residents in about 5o communities. Niger State governor Abubakar Sani Bello said the terrorists are in Kaure and Shiroro Local Government Area and have hoisted their flag there. Bello made the disclosure during a visit to over 3000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from…
10 Mar
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has promised to arm the vigilante group in the state with pump-action guns to enable them to confront bandits and address other security threats. Bello said the security volunteer groups would be armed to confront “these enemies of the people across the state.” Killings and kidnappings have spiked in…
22 Feb
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Sunday night received 53 rescued passengers of Niger State Transport Authority bus. Bello received them at the government house, Minna, two weeks after they were kidnapped by armed men at Kundu village along Zungeru in Niger State. He hinted that their release followed series of dialogue, consultations, and hard…
31 Jan
An Executive Order for the enforcement of compulsory use of facemask is under way in Niger State.
29 Jan
Reports credited to the Niger State Governor Abubakar Sanni Bello vowing never to negotiate with bandits as a way of ending banditry has raised a salient issue of how to stop banditry and other heinous criminality in the country.
24 Jan
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has advocated for laws that will end banditry and kidnapping in the country.


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The United States government will on Wednesday begin an appeal to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to face trial for publishing military secrets, after a British judge blocked a request earlier this year.
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Pressure is growing on the European Central Bank to respond to rising inflation in the eurozone, as its counterparts in the United States and the United Kingdom signal willingness to take action.
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An FCT High Court sitting at Apo has discharged the former Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dr Mounir Gwarzo, from the offence of conferring unfair and corrupt advantage on himself.
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 165 new infections and 26 additional deaths from the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.