Latest News, Events and Happenings in Niger News.en-usShell suspends 8m barrels worth $560m as Trans Ramos oil Pipeline remains shut Udeme AkpanTHERE are indications that Shell Petroleum Development Company , Nigeria&rsquo;s highest crude oil producer with over 600, 000 barrels per day, has so far suspended the production of 800 million barrels worth $560 million as its <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 IBEDC invests over N11.5bn in metering, network, maintenance Udeme AkpanIbadan Electricity Distribution Company, IEDC has invested over N11.5 billion in metering, network upgrade and rehabilitation of its facilities targeted at improving supply to consumers. electricityIn a statement sent to Vanguard, the <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 11 Plc rewards customers with motorcycle, generating sets, other items technicians, motorists and dealers of Mobil Super 1000 lubricant in the Federal Capital Territory , Kogi, Plateau, Nasarawa and Niger states, carted away with several gift items in the raffle draw for states in the North-Central regio <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 How my traffickers duped us N50,000 to secure job for me abroad – Victim Bashir BelloKATSINA &#8211; A victim of suspected human trafficking, name withheld has narrated her ordeal of how her traffickers lured, collected the sum of N50,000 and promised to secure job for her abroad. The victim, 23 years old <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 We’re worried over security in North East- FG;As Buhari directs Security Heads to step up operationsR-L; President Muhammadu Buhari, SGF Mr Boss Mustapha, NSA Major General Babagana Munguno as President departs to Home Daura for Sallah from the Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZEBy Johnbosco A <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Group urges Dickson to contest Bayelsa West senatorial seat DicksonBy Samuel OyadonghaA grassroots pressure group, known as &#8216;Dickson Mata, Na Wa Mata&#8217;, has called on Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State to contest the West Senatorial District seat to represent the people of Sagbama <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Defection won’t solve your problems, cleric tells politicians Chimaobi NwaiwuNNEWI&mdash;ARCHBISHOP Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria, Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh yesterday in Onitsha, Anambra State, told politicians in Nigeria that defecting from one party to another would not solve their problems and t <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The truth is no defence Owei LakemfaWHEN I read the Interim Investigation Report of Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, NPM, mni to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on the August 7 invasion of the National Assembly by the Department of State Services, DSS, <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 NDDC redressing abandoned projects with 70% of budget —Ifowodo Jimitota OnoyumeWARRI &mdash; Delta State Commissioner on the board of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Dr Ogaga Ifowodo, has assured that the era of abandonment of projects in the commission was over, adding that the commission had se <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria on brink of self destruction over bad governance —Briggs;urges international community to interveneBy Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HAR-COURT&mdash; JUSTICE and equity advocate, Annkio Briggs, has called on the international community to rescue Nigeria from the brink of self destruction over inability to g <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Adjogbe urges Deltans to support APC change mantra Gabriel OlawaleUGHELLI&mdash;EXECUTIVE Director, Projects EDP, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Samuel Adjogbe, has charged the people of Delta State to support the change mantra of the All Progressives Congress, APC. APC logoSpeaking a <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Adjogbe urges Deltans to support APC change mantra Director, Projects EDP, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Samuel Adjogbe, has charged the people of Delta State to support the change mantra of the All Progressives Congress, APC.AdjogbeSpeaking at his Evwreni, Ughelli North Local <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 CD demands improved infrastructure in Onitsha Campaign for Democracy has called on Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra to improve the state of public infrastructure in Onitsha, the state&rsquo;s commercial hub.Gov ObianoThe National Publicity Secretary of CD, Mr Dede Uzor, via a statement <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Scarcity of rams hit Hadejia as prices rise sharply Spokesman of Hadejia Animals Market, Abba Tagurza, on Sunday attributed the high price of rams in the market to scarcity of the sacrificial animal.RamsTagurza told newsmen in Hadejia that the high demand for rams in the market this season had i <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Wike, Dickson, Okowa nominated for Niger Delta Award governors in the South-South are being considered for the Niger Delta Governor of the Year Award 2017 by Gbaramatu Voice Newspaper, a multi-media organisation in the region.The Governor of Rivers state, WikeThe governors are Nyesom Wike of Ri <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100