Despite gulping 13bn in 5yrs, State House Clinic ‘unfit’ to treat Abba Kyari

Despite the N13.59bn budgetary provision for the State House Clinic in the last five years under President Muhammadu Buhari, the facility appears ‘unfit’ to treat his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari. The State House Clinic is meant to treat the president, the vice president, their families and other staff of the presidency. Kyari, who tested […]

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Fotos: The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG) and Chairman, Niger State Task Force on COVID-19, Ahmed Ibrahim Matane today Monday, 6th April, 2020 at the Central Store, Minna assisted Her Excellency, Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello, Wife of the Governor of Niger State at the official receipt of medical supplies worth millions of naira donated by Mainstream Energy Solutions to assist Government in it’s desired commitment to curtail the spread of coronavirus in the State.

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Buhari orders distribution of 150 trucks of seized rice to Nigerians – Finance minister

Mrs. Zainab S. Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning. President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered distribution of 150 trucks of rice seized by Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to the 36 states of the Federation. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists at a news […]

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COVID-19: Nigeria now has 224 cases

COVID-19: Nigeria now has 224 cases By Bamas Victoria @BamasVictoria | Published Date Apr 5, 2020 12:01 PM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram FILE PHOTO: A resident undergoes free coronavirus test at the Mainland Hospital in Yaba, Lagos. Nigeria has recorded ten new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease, driving the number of cases up to 224. As at 11:15am of the […]

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20,000 worshippers quarantined over coronavirus fears

Pakistan has quarantined 20,000 worshippers and is still searching for tens of thousands more who attended an Islamic gathering in Lahore last month despite the worsening coronavirus pandemic, officials said Sunday. Authorities said they want to test or quarantine those who congregated at the event held by the Tablighi Jamaat — an Islamic missionary movement […]

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Niger State government has relax it’s daily curfew to between 2pm to 10pm with effect from 5th April, 2020. The Secretary to the state government and Chairman Taskforce on COVID-19 Ibrahim Ahmed Matane disclosed this at a press briefing heid in Minna.

Niger State government has relax it’s daily curfew to between 2pm to 10pm with effect from 5th April, 2020. The Secretary to the state government and Chairman Taskforce on COVID-19 Ibrahim Ahmed Matane disclosed this at a press briefing heid in Minna. It could be recalled that Niger State government last month put in place […]

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Educationist, Habibu Gwarzo, dies at 83

A Kano-based seasoned educationist, Dr Habibu Gwarzo, died late Friday at the Malam Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) at the age of 83 after a protracted illness. Daily Trust on Sudnay learnt of his death from family members in Kano yesterday. The late Habibu Gwarzo was said to have taught many prominent Nigerians including former Heads […]

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COVID-19: FG seeks N/Assembly’s approval for N500bn intervention fund

Private Sector Raises N19.488bn Lagos Traces LUTH Staff After Victim’s Death Runaway Patient Arrested, Returned To Isolation Centre   The Federal Government has proposed the establishment of a N500 billion Covid-19 Crisis Intervention Fund and has sought its approval from the National Assembly. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this […]

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COVID-19: ENSURE STRICT COMPLIANCE TO THE PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES – SSG

PRESS RELEASE 4th April, 2020 Niger State Government has called on all the Local Government Chairmen in the State to ensure that the precautionary measures taken by Government to curb the spread of coronavirus in the State are adhere strictly by the people at that level of Government. A statement issued by Secretary to the […]

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