The Etsu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Yahaya Abubakar, has felicitated with the Muslims on the occasion of the 2020 Eid-el-Maulud which signifies commemoration of the birth of Prophet Muhammad.
The Emir of Borgu in Niger State, Muhammed Dantoro, says he identifies with the concerns of the #EndSARS protesters but cautioned against the situation being hijacked by enemies of government.
The Police Command in Niger State on Tuesday confirmed an attack by a vigilance group on the Kagara Divisional Police Station in Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
Suspected gunmen, numbering about 90, have invaded Kagara town, the headquarters of Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, killing dozens and kidnapping several other residents of the community.
Niger state government on Thursday says it will ban articulated vehicles plying Minna-Bida road in order to speed up the ongoing construction work on the road.
The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has shut down seven fuel stations in different parts of Niger state due to faulty or manipulative meter pumps.
The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Niger State Sector Command, says it would deploy no fewer than 1, 010 personnel including drones for traffic control during the 2020 Eid-el-Kabir festivities.
Bello orders demolition of structures in Suleja, Madalla, others as flood kills 13 in Niger communities
Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State has ordered the demolition of all structures built along waterways in major towns across the state, just as rainstorm had killed no fewer than 13 persons, injured seven and destroyed properties worth millions of naira in some parts of the state.
Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State has directed the cancellation of all festivities during the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebrations in the state.
Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State says government has noticed with dismay that people no longer follow established safety protocols against COVID-19, especially wearing of face mask in public places, which he says is unacceptable.
The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani-Bello, has slashed his salary and allowances by 30 percent, just as he directed that same should be applied to all political appointees in the state.
The Niger State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with Family Home Funds, FHF, Limited to provide 1200 units of houses at the rate of N1.8 billion in the state.
After successful airstrikes on bandits’ hideouts in Niger State, men of the Nigerian Police have arrested two foreign collaborators allegedly training and assisting the criminals terrorizing several communities in some local government areas in the state.
The Niger state House of Assembly on Thursday says it will consider a law to provide for death penalty for rapists and other sexual offenders in the state.
The Niger State House of Assembly has summoned Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello over his administration’s alleged failure to tackle the lingering banditry in the state.
Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State has raised the alarm that some highly placed personalities are working as informants to bandits, kidnappers and cattle rustlers terrorizing some communities in the state.
The Niger government on Friday said it would negotiate with the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, buy prepaid metres in bulk for electricity consumers in the state.
Schools in the North West zone are to be closed for 30 days to protect citizens from contacting the deadly Coronavirus, popularly known as COVID-19.
Gunmen have kidnapped five female students, one teacher and two gatemen of Tular Academy, Moruba, in Mariga Local Government Area of Niger.