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20 Mar
When President Muhammadu Buhari, in the penultimate week, made a detour and returned to Nigeria, from Kenya, instead of heading to London, in the United Kingdom for a scheduled medical checkup, many smelt a rat in the twist.
14 Mar
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is set to meet with all state chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja.
7 Mar
The leadership tussle within the ranks of the ruling All progressive congress (APC) took a new turn on Monday after President Muhammadu Buhari reportedly ordered the removal of interim chairman Mai Mala Buni and replaced him with Niger State Governor Sani Bello. Prime Business Sunday night reported that sources within the Presidency revealed that Buhari…
2 Feb
Niger State Governor, Sani Bello, has supported the aspiration of the lawmaker representing Niger East in the National Assembly, Senator Sani Musa, as next National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
23 May 2021
As part of efforts to contribute to the development health sector, particularly for women, Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello has inaugurated a women health centre
27 Apr 2021
The government of Niger State in north-central Nigeria has said it has arrested nine persons, including a medical doctor, for being Boko Haram informants. Abdulberqy Ebbo, the director-general of strategic operations, ICT and public enlightenment unit at the Niger State Government House, claimed the men confessed to revealing the movements of troops to Boko Haram…
17 Feb 2021
Niger State governor Sani Bello has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding schools in four local council areas in the state after students and teachers were kidnapped from Government Science College (GSC) in Kagara. Bello said boarding schools in Rafi, Munya, Shiroro and Mariga local government areas will be closed indefinitely because of heightened…
7 Jan 2021
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has vowed never to negotiate with bandits. Fielding questions from newsmen after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja,
29 Nov 2020
Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has appealed for understanding of civil servants and political appointees over a reduction in their November salary, as a result of the shortfall...
28 Nov 2020
Gov. Sani Bello of Niger on Saturday pledged to sponsor the education of children of members of the state’s chapter of the Vigilance Group of Nigeria (VGN) who lost their lives in a fight against bandits.
24 Sep 2020
Gov. Sani Bello of Niger has ordered the immediate suspension of all mining activities in six areas in the state over continued bandits’ attacks.
15 Jan 2020
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has admonished members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop considering him as governor for APC alone rather than governor of the entire state.


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