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Youths in Kagara, Rafi Local Government Area of Niger Dtste, carrying placards had blocked the Lagos-Kaduna Highway to protests incessant armed banditry and kidnappings in the adjoining forest in the area. Some of the youths were chanting anti government anti government slogan of in activeness to the plight of displaced people sacked by bandits in […]

Nigerian, Ahmed Alani, Arrested in US for Disabling Engine of Plane Carrying 150 Persons

An American Airlines mechanic was arrested on Thursday and accused of sabotaging an AA flight with 150 people on board by disabling plane’s navigation system. According to a criminal complaint affidavit filed in federal court in Miami, Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who is a Nigerian by birth admitted during an interview Thursday that he tampered […]

NIGER NOW HEADQUARTERS OF ZONE G OF THE FEDERAL FIRE SERVICE

The Federal Ministry of Interior has approved Minna, the Niger State Capital, as the headquarters of Zone G of the Federal Fire Service comprising Niger, Kwara and Kogi states.Presenting two modern Fire Fighting Vehicles to the state government, Comptroller General of the Federal Fire Service, Ibrahim Alhaji Liman disclosed that over 200 fire fighters have […]

FOTOS… The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane today Wednesday, 11th September, 2019 attends meeting of Forum of Secretaries to the Government of Northern States holding at Gen. Hassan Usman Katsina House, Kawo, Kaduna.

The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane today Wednesday, 11th September, 2019 attends meeting of Forum of Secretaries to the Government of Northern States holding at Gen. Hassan Usman Katsina House, Kawo, Kaduna. The meeting of Forum of Secretaries to the Government of Northern States is preceding the meeting of […]

Court strikes out APC’s petition on Atiku’s nationality

The Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) has struck out the argument by the All Progressives Congress (APC) that presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Atiku Abubakar was not qualified to contest the last presidential election because he is allegedly not a Nigerian by birth. In its 6th ruling on Wednesday, the court said its […]

Tables turn: Neymar’s rape accuser charged

Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo said on Tuesday they had indicted the woman who accused soccer star Neymar of rape, charging her with fraud, extortion and slander, in what could be a major relief for the Paris Saint Germain striker. The former Brazil captain was accused of raping Najila Trindade in a […]

Election Tribunal gives Buhari victory

The National and State Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal has upheld the election Senator Abdulfatai Buhari, Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport. Buhari who is the senator representing Oyo North in the senate won the election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Feb. 23 poll. The unanimous judgement, which […]

Xenophobic attacks: First batch of 84 Nigerians return from S/Africa today

By Lizzy Okoji The First batch of 84 Nigerians evacuated from South Africa is expected to arrive in Nigeria on Wednesday at 2 p.m. local time via the Murtala Mohammed International Lagos in company of officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which disclosed this in an update made available […]