Police Dislodge Kidnappers in Kogi, Rescue Victims

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215 Mw Kaduna Power Plant Will Revive Ailing Textile Industry –...

------ Contractors Committed To Realization Of Project On Schedule   The hope of resolving age-long problem of access to constant electricity that has crippled the once...

Strike is Inimical to State Development – Gov. Sani Bello

Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has described as unfortunate the strike embarked upon by the state civil servants, insisting that the action...

13,400 Bags Of Food Items For Idps In Maiduguri

In furtherance of it’s humanitarian intervention in the northeast, the National Emergency Management Agency has delivered 13, 400 assorted bags of foods items to...

2ND National Council On Power (NACOP) Opens In Kaduna

…………….Participants charged to proffer solutions to the challenges facing the sector. The National Council On Power (NACOP), the highest decision making body that consists of...

Kano to Settle Unpaid Scholarships of Students

Kano state government is to pay five years outstanding students’ scholarship, the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has promised. Right from the 2012 academic...

No Salary Cut in Niger – Gov. Sani Bello

Niger State, Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has reassured the state civil service and the entire public that government has not cut workers' salaries.

Niger Laments Poor Revenue

Niger state Governor, Alhaji  Abubakar Sani Bello on Sunday reassured people of the state that his administration has sworn to cater for all Nigerlites,...

Police IG Conducts Aerial Surveillance of Creeks in Delta State

The Inspector-General of Police, Ag.IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni, on 1st July, 2016 conducted on-the-spot assessment and evaluation of security situation in some...

FCT IDPs Request Direct Donations from NGOs

The Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in FCT appeal to spirited individuals and organisations planning to contribute towards their well-being to deal directly with them rather than going through questionable Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) that may not have their best interest at heart.

Kaduna State Government Partners NOUN on Skill Development

The government of Kaduna State has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) for the development of...

Gov Almakura Expresses Confidence on New IGP

Expresses confidence in his ability to effectively police the nation The Executive Governor of Nassarawa State, His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura on June 28, 2016...

Niger Governor Commend Synergy Among Security Agencies

Niger State governor, Alhaji (Dr.) Abubakar Sani Bello has hinged the relative peace and security being enjoyed in the state on the synergy and...

NAF Provides New Facilities in Kano, Rivers

1. The Nigerian Air Force, as part of its renewed commitment to enhance operational effectiveness and efficiency, is constructing new facilities and renovating existing...

Bauchi Police Arrests Notorious Rustlers and Kidnappers

The Bauchi Police Command has arrested notorious cattle rustlers, Kidnappers in one week special operation against hardened criminals in the state. The spokesperson of Bauchi...

Police Assert Self, Gov. Sani Bello Tells The New IGP

Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has said that the newly appointed  Acting Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Kpotun Idris is coming...

Gov Sani Bello Decry High Cost of Food items

Apparently disturbed by the high cost of food items in the market in this Ramadan season, Niger State governor, Alhaji (Dr.) Abubakar Sani Bello has appealed to market women and men to be considerate and avoid exploiting the masses. The governor in a statement in Minna on Wednesday lamented that cost of basic food stuff is going out of the reach of the masses, hence the need for market women and men to be considerate. Gov. Sani Bello who spoke through his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace said that traders are now fond of hiking the prices of their goods, especially those dealing with the sales of food items during the Ramadan period. "As much as I believe that our traders must make profit on their investment, I want to appeal to our market women and men to be considerate and avoid exploiting our people in this holy month of Ramadan.

Ganduje Launches Anchor-Borrower Scheme To Enhance Rice Production In Kano

Kano State Government on Tuesday in Kano formally launched the state/CBN Rice Anchor-Borrower Scheme in its efforts to diversify agricultural production for food security,...

CBN Releases N2bn to SMEs in Kano

Central Bank of Nigeria of has released N2 billion Small and Medium Enterprises fund to the government of Kano state and would soon be...

IBB Back from Medical Treatment in Germany- Niger Governor

Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has said the country still needs Elder statesman and former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida around for his wise counsel at this critical period. Gov. Sani Bello who welcomed the former military leader back from a medical trip to Germany said wise counsel of leaders who have weathered the storm and distinguished themselves are needed to bail the country out from the woods. The governor who spoke in Minna on Friday was full of praises to Allah (SWT) for preserving the life of the former military leader. Gov. Sani Bello said "despite unfounded rumour about the life of our national icon, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, we are grateful that it pleases Allah (SWT) to preserve his life and bring him back safely and healthier to continue in the good work of nation building. "General Ibrahim Babangida remain one of the few leaders in this country that we still need around to tap from their wealth of experience and knowledge and we are grateful he is back and kicking like the old soldier he is. "Your safe return has finally put a lie to the rumour and the evil machinations of those who are playing God. We are grateful to Allah (SWT) that He has silence them". Babangida returned on Friday to Minna International Airport at about 3:30pm after a three week medical trip to a German Hospital. The rumour of his death was awash in the social media last week before it was refuted by his son Mohammed Babandgida.

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