The free school feeding programme just starting in Niger state is a commendable one, against the reality that many other states across the country have not tapped into the federal government programme. Unfortunately, part of the immediate challenge already noticed, is the use of nylon/polythene bags to serve the foods to pupils in some primary […]

Tears in Zarin as El-rufa’I  insists on demolishing Igbo shops

Hundreds of Igbo traders on Saturday protested in Zaria against the  demolition of their shops and business premises by the Kaduna State Urban Development Authority (KASUPA) on account of the ongoing construction of Sabon –Gari to Samaru road. KASUPDA  had  earlier  gave last  weekend  as deadline for the traders to vacate their shops  or risk […]

LATE MUHAMMAD DOGO, CHAIRMAN KATCHA LIVED FOR HIS PEOPLE- GOV SANI-BELLO

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has described the Late Chairman, Katcha Local Government Area, Alhaji Muhammad Liman Dogo as a politician who lived for his people. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, the Governor described Late Muhammad Dogo as a dedicated and hardworking politician who worked hard […]

Tears in Zarin as El-rufa’I  insists on demolishing Igbo shops

Hundreds of Igbo traders on Saturday protested in Zaria against the  demolition of their shops and business premises by the Kaduna State Urban Development Authority (KASUPA) on account of the ongoing construction of Sabon –Gari to Samaru road. KASUPDA  had  earlier  gave last  weekend  as deadline for the traders to vacate their shops  or risk […]

LATE DR ALEX EKUEME WAS A PILLAR OF NIGERIA’S UNITY-IBB

Former Nigeria Military President General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida {IBB}  has described the death of Former Vice President Alex Ekweme as a big loss to the country at a time the invaluable roles of  elder statesmen  like him are needed for  national cohesion.  A statement from the media office yesterday in Minna noted that the Former […]

NIGER SQUASH TEAM EMERGED VICTORIOUS

The Niger State Squash Team emerged victorious by winning the first position in the Male category at the just concluded Junior Squash Championship held in Lagos. The female category also emerged in the third position in the finals which made the state performances as one of the outstanding in the competition. Meanwhile, in the Cricket […]