Sunday, 3rd December 2023

Niger State

3 days ago
Governor Umaru Mohamed Bago of Niger State has signed an executive order aimed at achieving an effective implementation of the green economy policy. The Executive order which was cited as "the Niger State Green Economy Initiative Order (No.3), 2023 orders shall be driven by the State Blueprint that details the strategic pillars and outlines the…
26 Nov
A non-governmental organization, the Super Achiever Foundation in Niger State, has organized a capacity developmental day and award night to showcase entrepreneurs who has made impact to the growth and development of the society, in Minna at the weekend. National Coach of the foundation, Mr. Toluwalase Adebayo while speaking to The Guardian shortly after declaring…
23 Nov
Newgate University, Niger State, has administered its second oath of matriculation to 460 students, which included the first batch of Doctor of Physiotherapy. Vice-Chancellor of Newgate University, Prof. Sadiq Yusuf, disclosed this while addressing the new students at the university premises in Minna on Wednesday. Yusuf noted that the 460 students were admitted into 14…
19 Nov
A boat mishap in Shiroro Local Council of Niger State has led to the death of 10 people on the boat.
19 Nov
Governor Muhammad Umaru Bago of Niger state says he would put in place measures aimed at cultivating over 4.5 million hectares of land in the state within the next 10 years.
16 Nov
A 12-year-old pastoralist, Muhammad Muhammad, has lost his two hands following an alleged attack by farmers in Mayaki village in Lapai Local Council of Niger State.
8 Nov
Niger state Government and the Nigerian national petroleum company limited (NNPCL) has signed a pact aimed at establishing a greenfield hydroelectric power project in the state. The deal which is part of the Green Economy initiative initiated by Governor Umaru Bago includes three other unique projects. They include the establishment of a Mega Solar parks…
26 Oct
Niger State government has advised teachers in primary and post-primary schools to change their attitude to work.
24 Oct
Amidst the hardship faced by Nigerians, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has assured of the recovery and growth of the economy in no distant time. Speaking while flagging off the two-day Green Economy Summit: 'Sustainable Future: Harnessing Green Assets and Innovation for Niger State's Prosperity', organised by Niger State Government in Minna, he pledged unfettered support…
21 Oct
Niger State Governor, Mohammed Bago has raised concerns about the negative effects of climate change, saying it is partly responsible for the spate of insecurity being witnessed in the country. While observing that the effects of climate change are underreported, the governor urged the media to give adequate coverage to climate change Bago stated this…
3 Oct
Niger State has paid N120 million of the N500 million it owed the National Examination Council (NECO) as examination fees for its Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) candidates.
1 Oct
The Chairman, Borgu local council of Niger State, Sulaiman Yarima, has felicitated with the people of his council, Nigerlites as well as Nigerians on the occasion of the country's 63rd Independence Anniversary. Yarima while speaking to The Guardian in Minna, yesterday, urged Nigerians to have deep and sober reflections on what the nation has gone…


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The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has approved amnesty on penalties and interests for outstanding tax liabilities.
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Candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) won all the 38 chairmanship and 177 councillorship seats in Saturday’s council elections in Ekiti.
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Founder and Executive Director of Project Enable Africa, Olusola Owonikoko, has tasked stakeholders on unified efforts towards implementation of the Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) Prohibition Act. He made the call during the 5th Disability Inclusion and Leadership (DIAL) Awards and dialogue, at the weekend in Abuja. He pointed that it took Nigeria 18 years to…
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The Hamas-run health ministry on Sunday said 15,523 people had died in the Gaza Strip since the start of the war with Israel.
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Arsenal will host Liverpool in a blockbuster third-round FA Cup tie next month featuring sides that have won the competition 22 times between them.
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NDLEA has thwarted attempts by drug syndicates to export hard drugs sewn into hems of jeans trousers, or stuffed in dolls, buttons, soaps and in beverage tins.
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The languages spoken across the country form an intricate pattern that reflects the diverse tapestry of its people. However, the haunting specter of extinction looms over some of the major indigenous languages, posing a threat to the rich linguistic heritage that has evolved over the years. According to reports, more than 400 Nigerian indigenous languages…
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No fewer 200 private legal practitioners from the 19 Northern States have volunteered to assist Gov. Kabir Yusuf of Kano State to win his Gubernatorial election appeal case at the Supreme Court of Nigeria.
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Five persons died and 11 injured in an auto crash involving a Nissan Caravan with Registration number GWB532XY and a Mark Truck with no registration number along Itu – Calabar road on Saturday.
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The Police Command in Abia has declared four school children of the same parents missing.