Thursday, 27th January 2022
Breaking News:


22 Jan
A number of diseases peak during the dry season – usually between October and May– because the season comes with high temperatures and low humidity
10 Jan
In December 2020, when President Muhammadu Buhari promised Nigerians, especially labour leaders, that an autogas policy would ensure that vehicles plying the country’s roads run on Compressed Natural Gas...
2 Jan
Eleven soldiers were wounded and 29 "terrorists" neutralised in a weekend attack on security forces in Burkina Faso's troubled
29 Dec
The immediate and unmistakable consequence of the collapse of Libya in 2011 following the military intervention of the Western military alliance, NATO was chaos in the country
29 Dec
The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, has urged troops of Operation Gama Aiki (OPGA) and 013 Quick Response Force (013 QRF), Minna, Niger State
20 Dec
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, condemned what it called “the indefensible insensitivity of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its Federal Government to the escalated killings...
20 Dec
The inhabitants of Gaba community in Lavun Local Council of Niger State have protested the selection of Alhaji Yusuf Gana as their new traditional ruler by Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar.
16 Dec
The Niger government says it will require more than N30 billion to pay the arrears of gratuities of retired civil servants in the state.
11 Dec
The National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), Abuja Zone, has finalised arrangements to hold its 2021 Dinner and Award Night on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.
8 Dec
Bandits have reportedly invaded some communities in Kaduna and Niger States, abducting about 36 persons.
5 Dec
Niger State government through Niger State Drugs and Hospitals Consumables Management Agency (NSDHCMA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with six local pharmaceutical manufacturing companies
3 Dec
The Police in Niger said it has arrested two suspected bandits and recovered 71 cows and 23 sheep which they allegedly stole.


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