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Niger State delegation at the 10th World Urban Forum, UAE.

The 10th World Urban Forum organized by the United Nations Human Settlements Programmed (UN-HABITAT) holds from today, the 7th-14th of February in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirate (UAE).… Continue reading

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has pledged to evolve new strategies to fast track the growth and development of the state.

In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs Mary Noel Berje, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello… Continue reading

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State.

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has appealed to the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to shelve its planned strike for peace and industrial harmony. This is because negotiations… Continue reading

NSCDC Taraba State Commandant, Alh. Aliyu Ndanusa.

Taraba Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested two suspects for allegedly defrauding students at an illegal Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) registration centre.

Alh. Aliyu… Continue reading

Kaduna State Governor, Mal. Nasiru El-Rufa’i.

Kaduna State Ministry of Health has confirmed a fresh case of Lassa fever in a 34-year old man in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.

The Commissioner of Health, Dr Amina Mohammed-Baloni, confirmed… Continue reading

China’s Foreign Ministry has blasted the U.S. government for restricting the entry of Chinese nationals due to the corona virus outbreak, which this week was declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization. 

On Saturday, Ministry spokeswoman… Continue reading

The United States government has included Nigeria in its expanded list of countries hit by a travel ban.

While Nigerians will still be able to visit the U.S. as tourists, they will henceforth be unable to obtain visas that can… Continue reading

A former Nigerian senator, Shehu Sani, has been released from the custody of the EFCC after meeting his bail conditions, the commission has said.

The acting spokesperson to the Commission, Tony Orilade, confirmed the release to PREMIUM TIMES on Friday.… Continue reading

Secretary to the Niger State Government, Ahmed Ibrahim Matane.

Niger State Government has called on investors at the Bobi Grazing Reserve that has not shown sufficient presence on the reserve, to commence work within the next two months or risk… Continue reading

Niger State E-WASH Team Leader, Engr. Hosanna Dajan presenting members of WASH Champions to the state Commissioner for Water Resources and Dams Development, Hon. Yusuf Suleiman.

By Abubakar Hassan

Niger State Commissioner for Water Resources and Dams Development, Hon. Yusuf… Continue reading

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