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Village Head In Niger Arraigned For Culpable Homicide

Story By Olabode Adaramola The village head of Madara community in Kontagora local government Area of Niger State, Malam Mohammed Sani, has been brought before a Senior Magistrate court in Minna the state capital for prosecution over allegation culpable homicide. According to the Police Information Report{FIR}  on the matter which was made available to the Nationalwire  yesterday in Minna  […]

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Auto Crash Claims 13 Lives In Niger

Olabode Adaramola  No fewer than thirteen persons have been killed  in an auto crash on Minna-Bida road, the Federal Roads Safety Commission, (FRSC) Niger State Sector Command stated this  yesterday. Speaking with journalists in Minna, the Sector Commander,  Yusuf Garba, said the incident happened on December 16 along Gada-Eregi village. He said that the  crash […]

100 Men and Women benefit from a Fed. Legislator in Niger

Olabode Adaramola About 100 males  and females from differnt communities in Chanchaga Federal Constituency of Niger state were over the weekend in Minna Niger state capital,   given 20kg.  of beans, a bottle of powdered beans and the sum of N20,000 each   by the member, House of Representatives,  representing Chanchaga federal constituency at the National Assembly, […]

Dangote, Niger, sign $450M MoU on Sugar production

Olabode Adaramola The Dangote Group has signed a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Niger State Government for the establishment of a state-of–art and fully integrated sugar complex that will generate over 15,000 jobs in the State. The $450Million(N166billion) pact was signed on  Wednesday  in Minna Niger State Capital, with President/ Chief Executive Officer(CEO) […]

Niger State Police Command Gets New PPRO

The Commissioner of Police Niger State Command, Mr. Austin Iwero Agbonlahor, has approved the posting of an Assistant Superintendent of Police {ASP} Comfort Olawumi as Police Public Relations Officer of the Command. He stated this in a Press statement obtained by the NationalWire over the weekend in Minna, the state capital, adding that ASP Olawumi holds a Bachelor […]

Collapsed Tatabu, Bokani Bridges: FG awards Contract for Reconstruction at N2.5bn…Gov. Sani Bello

…Condemns Slow Pace of Work Olabode Adaramola Niger state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed displeasure at the slow pace of reconstructing works at the collapsed  Tatabua and Bokani bridges at Jebba north local Government  and from  Mokwa -Tegina- Kaduna bridge and urged the contractors to expedite  action in  view of the untold hardship […]

63 VVF patients get free surgeries in Niger

Olabode Adaramola A Consultant Gynecologist and  Wife of the Niger state Governor, Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello has said that in the last two years, 63 patients that were  suffering from Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) underwent free surgeries, while 2,174 women got free cancer screening and cancelling in the state  through her Non- Governmental  Organization {NGO} […]