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Sport Minister to receive victorious Flying Eagles, Scrabble teams on Monday

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The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, will tomorrow (Monday) receive the national U-20 male team, the Flying Eagles and the all-conquering Scrabble Team to the West African...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Sports Minister To Host Victorious Flying Eagles, Scrabble Team In Abuja

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The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, will host members of the victorious Flying Eagles squad to the WAFU B U-20 Tournament and the all conquering Scrabble Team to the West...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Strengthening Nigeria’s Border Policing, Mgt Mechanisms

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The federal government, in April, 2022, approved the reopening of Idiroko, Jibia, Kamba and Ikom land borders. This is coming three years after the government shut down the borders due to the...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

12 Illegal Miners Killed In Collapsed Gold Mining Pit

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Amidst growing concerns over the activities of illegal miners in Niger state, 12 of them have been killed in the collapsed pit of an illegal gold mining site in Takalafiya village along Suleja...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

18 year Old Man Caught with Butchered Body Of His 3 Year Old Nephew

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An 18-year-old man has been caught with the butchered and packaged body of his three-year-old nephew inside a sack for alleged ritual purposes in Lapai headquarters of Lapai local government area...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Niger Governor Reshuffles Cabinet

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Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has embarked on major cabinet reshufflement and assigned portfolio to Seven new Commissioners and redeployed three others. The Secretary to the...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

The Good Name Of Awwal Ibrahim

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By Musa Shuaibu I read with great dismay a published article ‘Hold Suleija Emir responsible if peace is breached in the community on 2023 state assembly elections’ written by one...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Banditry: Unending Plight Of Niger Farmers As Security Agencies Intensify Fight

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Niger State has been the hotbed of banditry activities in the North-central zone of the country, making many farmers confined to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps amid incessant bandit...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Maritime Stakeholders Seek Dissolution Of NPA, MAN, Others Boards

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Stakeholders in the maritime industry have called on the federal government to dissolve the boards of some agencies, including the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), National Inland Waterways...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

Niger Guber: Youths Warn Against Moneybag Politicians

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A group under the aegis of Niger Youth Movement (NYM) has called on the voters in the state to use their ballot wisely in choosing the visional leader that will take the state forward. The youth...

Thu May 19th, 2022     Read More →

JUST-IN: EFCC Arrests Ex-NDDC MD Over Alleged N47bn Fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Nsima Ekere, for alleged diversion of funds to the...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

NDDC: Group Urges Buhari, APC, To End ‘Ongoing Illegality’, Inaugurate Board 

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Niger Delta Elders’ Forum (NDEF) has again urged President Muhammadu Buhari to end what it called ongoing illegality in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), and comply with the law...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Only A Pan-Nigerian Candidate Can Return PDP To Power – Tambuwal

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Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, a leading Presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] has urged the delegates of the PDP in Bayelsa to be open-minded and not be sentimental when they...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

IPAC Bemoans Death Of Deborah Samuel

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Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has bemoaned the killing of Miss Deborah Samuel Yakubu last Thursday, 12th of May, 2022 at the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, saying that it came...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Niger CJ Warns Magistrates Against Misconduct

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Acting chief judge of Niger State, Justice Halima Ibrahim Abdulmalik, has said any magistrate in the service of Niger State Judiciary that is found wanting in the discharge of his or her duty will...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →