26 Jan 2020
Niger Police Command said it arrested 16 people who allegedly attacked its patrol team and set their vehicle ablaze.
25 Jan 2020
The Police in Niger State said one Suleiman Gimba of Maratu village in Nasko Council had allegedly killed his wife, Aishatu Suleiman, after a minor misunderstanding.
20 Jan 2020
The Police in Niger on Monday confirmed the repel of attack by bandits on Malfa village in Shiroro Local Government Area of the state.
11 Dec 2019
Catholic bishops in the North have identified injustice by political leaders in the country as the major cause of unrest. They urged the government to work
7 Nov 2019
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it will conduct a simulation exercise on counter-terrorism along Minna-Zungeru Road on Friday.
4 Jan 2019
Niger Tornadoes of Minna will resume training today for the final phase of their preparation for the 2018/2019 Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) after a two-week break for the Christmas and New Year celebrations. The Ikon Allah boys will regroup at the club’s training ground at the College of Education mini stadium, Minna this morning…
29 Dec 2018
Since October 1, 1979, when Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari was sworn in as the country’s first executive president, his minted image remains permanently etched in the minds of Nigerians. Many of those who heard his voice at the swearing ceremony would think that was just coming into national limelight, but would be shocked to…
20 Nov 2018
Total E&P Nigerian Limited has empowered 15,000 youths as part of its entrepreneurship drive to reduce poverty among young population. Engr. Vincent Nnadi of Total Upstream Companies, who stated this at the graduation of 44 youths in Minna, Niger State, said the aim of the training was to make young people self-reliance. He added that…
7 Nov 2018
The Plant and Equipment Faculty of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) will today begin an international conference on mineral assets valuation in Minna, Niger State. The conference planned in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Bank of Industry and the Federal University of Technology, Minna, is slated…
21 Sep 2018
Former President Ibrahim Babangida must be relishing his role as the crowned head of our elder statesman. His home in Minna has been turned into a political shrine. Many of our presidential and governorship aspirants seek his anointing in their quest. Many of them have gone there recently to kneel at the shrine and receive…
9 Aug 2018
Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday visited former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, at his Uphill mansion in Minna, Niger State. Saraki arrived home of the former military leader at exactly 4:25 p.m. and the meeting commenced possibly after exchange of pleasantries. Journalists, who had laid siege at the gate, were prevented from entering but…
16 Jul 2018
The Niger Police Command on Monday said it had arrested the 29-year-old man (names withheld), who allegedly raped a minor. The command’s spokesman, DSP Mohammadu Abubakar, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna. Abubakar alleged that the suspect, who resides in the same Barkin-Sale area of Minna with the 11-year-old girl,…