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} […]

Former governor Babangida Aliyu, former PDP Gubernatorial candidate in the state in 2015 general elections , Umar Nadko, remanded in Prisons custody by a Minna High Court Judge

Olabode Adaramola A Minna High Court Judge, in Niger state , Hon.  Justice Aliyu Mayaki ,  Tuesday,   ordered that the immediate past  governor of the state, Dr. Muazu Babangida Aliyu, in conjunction with his former Commissioner for Ministry of the Environment who was also a former Gubernatorial candidate of  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial […]

N6bn belongs to us, declare Kantigi wanted now – Niger govt tells EFCC

Olabode Adaramola Niger state government has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to declare former deputy governorship candidate on the platform of the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the  2015 general elections, Hon. Isah Liman  Kantigi  wanted after over N6 billion belonging to the state government has been linked to him. The […]