Police arrest 3 for alleged scooping of petroleum products in Niger
The Police Command in Niger has arrested three persons suspected of scooping petroleum products from a vandalised pipeline at Numba-Gwari village in Suleja Local Government Area of the state.
Police arrest father for allegedly killing his 2 children in Niger
The Police Command in Niger has arrested a father, Abubakar Maibabo, for allegedly killing his two children at Maidabo village in Salka, Nasko Local Government Area.
Niger State adopts Stanford students’ urban policy proposal for Suleja
Determined to improve living conditions in the city of Suleja, the Niger State Government has adopted a policy proposal developed by two Stanford university master’s students in international policy, Elani Owen and Mariann Varga.
Police nab suspect for cruelty on 15 children in Niger
The Police Command in Niger has arrested one Umar Ahmed, 46, of Unguwar Gwari, Suleja for alleged perpetrating cruelty...
Bello, Nnamani head Edo, Ondo APC reconciliation panels
Appeal Court strikes out Oshiomhole’s suit The Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee (CEONCPC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved the appointment of former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, and the governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani Bello to chair the party’s reconciliation committees for Edo and Ondo states. In a statement yesterday, APC’s Deputy…
Niger, Zamfara, others foreclose amnesty for bandits
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has said the idea of granting amnesty to bandits and other criminal elements in the country cannot work.
Bello shuts Niger, tells residents to remain indoors
Niger State government has announced total lock down of the state to contain the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).
Why Bida needs federal medical varsity, by Niger lawmaker
The member representing Bida/Gbako/Katcha Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Saidu Abdullahi, has advanced reason for sponsoring a bill for establishment of Federal University of Medicine and Health Science, Bida.
Most Civil Defence personnel lack basic training, says Senate
The Senate Wednesday has made a case for a N1.1 billion fund for the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) as it passed for second reading a bill seeking for the establishment...