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6 Nov
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed grief over the killing of 69 people in Niger Republic by insurgents at the country’s common border with Mali and Burkina Fasso.
19 Aug
Gunmen, suspected to be bandits, yesterday ambushed and killed two Niger Republic military officers in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State.
18 Mar
However it is, historically, Buhari is not the first Nigeria president to honour presidents of other countries by naming roads after them. Former presidents - Goodluck Jonathan and Olusegun Obasanjo all did the same. And before them was head of state Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida. This week, critics reigned on President Muhammadu Buhari for naming a…
17 Mar
Outgoing President of Niger Republic Mahamadou Issoufou said his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari was given Nigerien highest honour for his 'fraternity' and 'patriotism'. Issoufou made the remark after Buhari with the Grand Croix Des Ordre National Du Niger in Abuja on Tuesday. The Nigerien president, according to a statement by Nigeria's presidential spokesman Femi Adesina,…
18 Feb
Tension has eased at Shasha community in Ibadan, Oyo State after the violence that broke out at a popular foodstuff market last week.
25 Dec 2020
Man without Allah. Why my emotions and thoughts muster in my creative bent the subject at hand today of all days is a journalistic or intellectual experience or inspiration I cannot vouch for.
4 Dec 2020
The Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, extradited former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, to Nigeria from Niamey, Niger Republic...
23 Nov 2020
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Niger Republic so Nigeria can commence importation of petrol from the neighbouring country. According to the group, the failure of Buhari’s administration to fix the nation’s three or four refineries…
29 Sep 2020
A South-west socio-political group, Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, has queried the rationale behind the train link contract to the Niger Republic...
27 Sep 2020
The discordant tunes over a proposed controversial railway line from Kano to Maradi in Niger Republic clearly exposed the lack of synergy in governance. It is amazing how officials of the same government that should speak with one voice are feeding members of the public with divergent information, thereby creating confusion. The penchant for government…
23 Sep 2020
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved contract of about $1.96 billion for the development of the proposed Kano-Jigawa-Katsina-Jibia to Maradi rail line in Niger Republic. The Council also okayed N745.2 million for the procurement of additional eight field forensic auditors for the forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC and another…
13 Sep 2020
Following the devastating effect of flood in major highways in Kebbi State, the state government is contemplating closure of an international highway linking Nigeria and Niger Republic.

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