In 2015 when Governor Abubakar Sani Bello ascended the position as the number one citizen of Niger State, Mr. Governor met a sorry-state, heartbroken, and coma like health sector. Since then, Mr. Governor made it clear to his ex-commissioner, Dr. Mustapha Jibril about his aspirations and holistic refurbishment of the sector, below is how Dr. […]

Niger Health 1.0, Focus for 2019 and Beyond : Governor Abubakar Sani Bello’s Scorecard in the Health Sector

By Fodio Ahmed A strong health system consists of people and institutions, both public and private working seamlessly to optimize health outcomes and improve the experience of care. Like every other health governance institution, the Niger State Ministry of Health and Health Services (MH&HS) is responsible for providing the right atmosphere for integrating the various health […]

‘Don’t poke into family affair’ Group taunts Shehu Sani over Elrufai, Tinubu

The Allied Vanguard for Defence of Democracy has taunted outgoing Senator Shehu Sani over his interference in the perceived rift between Kaduna state Governor Nasir Elrufai and former Lagos Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. In apparent response to Shehu Sani’s remarks on the issue in an interview with Vanguard newspaper, the Group warned him against T4poking […]

Buhari ends four-year tenure without constituting boards of these 10 agencies

In less than 24 hours, President Muhammadu Buhari will finish his first term and thanks to his re-election, he will begin another four-year term. While his administration had paid some attention to the economy through the national economic council headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, there is still a number of things to be done. Two […]

I don’t run a panic-alert media strategy – Ndace

Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace is the chief press secretary to the governor of Niger state, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello; he is an award-winning journalist and PR specialist. Ndace is also the recipient of the Best Chief Press Secretary of the Year 2018 given to him by the Abuja chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR). […]

The waspish el-Rufai

IN the past one week or so, the media has been awash with Kaduna State governor Nasir el-Rufai’s inflammatory remarks against national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The governor is entitled to his views, and reserves the right to hate or love anyone who catches his fancy. Much of his […]


Nma Kolo THE ROLE OF THE COMMUNITY IN CURBING INSECURITY IN OUR STATE AND IN NIGERIA The spate of killings, banditry, kidnapping, armed robbery and other forms of criminal activities which is threatening our safety and security is becoming very alarming and calls for concern by every well-meaning Nigerian and patriotic citizens to wake up […]


@⁨+1 (614) 432-1361⁩ @⁨+1 (646) 705-5038⁩ A MUST read. WHY ATIKU ABUBAKAR LOST. By Kurtis Adigba. Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former VP of Nigeria, the Waziri Adamawa, and the Presidential Candidate of the PDP lost to President Muhammad Buhari in the election held on the 23rd of February, 2019. Before the election, Atiku, had the wind […]

Half chances can be big!

Gov. Sani Bello has the potential to be one of our best yet. Though like others ‘here and there’ he allows yet another window of opportunity slip by…We might find the populace bickering on power like it’s manna from heaven but on critical analysis you’ll find that it no more than a Naira short of […]