Niger State

The chief executive and registrar of the National Examinations Council NECO Ibrahim Washishi wants all examinations conducted by the board to be made compulsory. Washishi who made the call at the Government House in Makurdi, Benue State capital explained that if public schools key in on a larger scale it will open up Windows of […]

Following the worsening insecurity in the country and the inability of the Federal Government to deal squarely with it, the Katsina State chapter of the New Nigeria People’s Party, NNPP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately hire mercenaries for 6 months to do the job. Chairman of the party, Sani Liti who made […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Thursday’s attack in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, as a direct assault on Nigeria, which will not be allowed to go unpunished. President Buhari in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant On Media And Publicity, Garba Shehu on Friday, paid tributes to the gallant men of […]

Gunmen have kidnapped three people in the Maguga community of Bassa/Kukoki Ward in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. The abducted people, two males and a female, had gone to their village for foodstuff and for other daily needs. The well-armed bandits intercepted them and took them to  unknown destination. A member of the […]

Gunmen have invaded Kato, Bujiko and Gama Dadi in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State killing a person and abducting two. The gunmen stormed the villages in groups on motorcycles in the early hours of Thursday. The villagers deserted their villages for safety in nearby possible hideouts. Editor Paul Akhagbemhe

The Organized Labour in Niger State has joined its counterparts nationwide, in response to a private bill, being sponsored by a Federal Lawmaker, Garba Datti, to provide legal ground for the removal of the national minimum wage from the exclusive list to the concurrent legislative list, which has already passed through the first and second […]

An unspecified number of bandits have been killed by villagers around Kutigi town, the Headquarters of Lavun Local Government Area of Niger State. A combined team of vigilante groups, local hunters and volunteers succeeded in neutralizing attempts by the gunmen to invade some communities. Three members of the combined team lost their lives in the […]

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