Govt House Diary

By George Daniya

Fully dressed in National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) attire, it was hard to tell if Alh (Dr.) Abubakar Sani Bello was a serving governor or a youth corps member. Ditto for Alh. Mamman Musa Bosso, the Commissioner… Continue reading

By George Daniya

I read on the social media recently, particularly on Facebook, the outcry of some staff of local governments in Niger Statethat their salaries have been unpaid for the past four months. Some even went ahead to accuse… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Sad, so sad: Communal conflict has sprung up again in Bosso Local Government Area, in Yadna village, in Garatu ward. It was sad to see barns of yams burnt down. When Governor Abubakar Sani Bello visited the… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Last week, in this column, when I wrote on Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) and Bida Rice Mill, I did not see the gathering storm in the horizon that Nigerlites will spill on the streets in great… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Food security is crucial to any socio economic growth of any nation. I was among the happiest persons who witnessed the official commissioning of Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Mordern Integrated Rice Processing Milling Complex Bida, on… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Agony and grief were all visible in the faces of the residents of Tegina, in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, last week Monday, when Governor AbubakarSani Bello visited the area to commiserate with them over… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Attention please: Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has just declared a juicy bonanza for Nigerlites seeking Certificate of Occupancy (C of O), for any reason. For as low as N15,000,they can now get a C of O, instead… Continue reading

By George Daniya

When I saw the expanse of rice farm, every shred of doubt vanished: Today, I can proudly say that Niger State has the capacity to produce rice to feed the nation and West Africa at large. Rice… Continue reading

By George Daniya

On Thursday, October 13th, the Nigeria Bar Association called on Dr Abubakar Sani Bello, governor of Niger State, on a courtesy visit; the venue was the Government House Council Chamber. The chamber was inhospitable on this day;… Continue reading

By George Daniya

This is how schools should look like: clean classes, hostels, toilets, well-kept lawns and staff quarters, etc. The Justice Idris Legbo Government Science Secondary School, Kutigi, headquarters of Lavun Local Government Area, is on its way to… Continue reading

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