Niger Commissioner Bags Award for Outstanding Support for Sports Development

By Fodio Ahmed   Acquainted with the noteworthiness of Sport activities, football especially in unifying people irrespective of religious, tribal or ethnic differences as well a major factor in building harmony, promoting peace and concretizing peaceful co-existence, the Niger State Commissioner of Commerce, Industry and Investment, Hajiya Ramatu Mohammed Yar’adua has been awarded for her […]

“My Root : My Pride and Source of Inspiration” – Hajiya Yar’adua

By Fodio Ahmed   It is not uncommon, especially in this clime that people elected or appointed to serve their people suddenly assume the status of gods unreachable by their folks. It is therefore gratifying and indeed humbling when a public office holder unceremoniously identifies with his or her people. Hajiya Ramatu Mohammed Yar’adua’s weekend […]

NIGER STATE : Hajiya Yar’adua Woos Investors, Diamond Stripes to Invest 2 Billion Naira

By Fodio Ahmed   Niger State Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Investment, Hajiya Ramatu Mohammed Yar’adua has on Thursday disclosed that, Diamond Stripes Infrastructure Developers and consultatant are set to invest a whooping 2 Billion Naira on the Garam Industrial Park Project. Hajiya Yar’adua made this known in Minna during a broader-partnership discuss with the […]

7pm : Commissioner Pays Working Visit to IBB Specialist Hospital

By Fodio Ahmed   The Niger State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mustapha Jibril on Wednesday paid an unannounced inspection visit to the IBB Specialist Hospital in Minna.   The Commissioner’s 7pm shocking visit was part of the ongoing enforcement of the state of emergency recently declared in the health sector by Mr. Governor, Alhaji Abubakar […]

“Entrepreneurs’ Play a Fundamental Role in Economic Development” – Hajiya Yar’adua

By Fodio Ahmed One of Niger’s finest Women Achievers, a Woman of refinement, elegant, yet, very humble. The tireless Niger State Hon. Commissioner of Investment, Commerce and Industry, Hajiya Ramatu Mohammed Yar’adua has said that, entrepreneurs’ play a fundamental role in economic development as they are key contributors to innovation and job creation. Hajiya Yar’adua […]


Part 1 By Faces e-Magazine The Centre for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) in the Year 2009 embarked on the advocacy training “strengthening the voice of business in Nigeria” for both business and professional Associations in Niger State.   It was an avenue that brought together the various groups with a view to partner with CIPE […]

AFRICAN RCE : President reiterates Commitment for Development

By Fodio Ahmed The Coordinator of RCE Minna and current President, African RCEs, Dr. Abdul Husaini has reiterated his led-administration’s commitment towards a bigger and better working network in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In his words “IN SHA ALLAH, African RCE under my leadership will record greater things”. Dr. Hussain made his position known […]


The Media Workshop with the theme “The Role of Business Associations in a Democratic Society and How Business Membership Organizations  (BMOs) and the Media can work together” is coming up live in Minna,  Niger State Capital on Thursday, 17th November,  2016. by 10:00 am @ IBB Pen House – Press Centre Guests expected to grace […]

NIGER STATE : Gov. Writes Lawmakers To Restructure Payment of 9, 12 Billion Fixed Bond Issued in 2011 and 2013

By Fodio Ahmed The Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has officially written to the Niger State House of Assembly seeking their legislative ratification for the State Government to restructure the payment of N9 Billion and 12 Billion fixed bond (with outstanding principal of N4,219,531,417.28 and N8,236,728,815.82) issued in 2011 and 2013 respectively.   […]