News From Around Niger State

By George Daniya

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has inaugurated 28-members State and Local Governments joint revenue committee to improve revenue generation of the state.

The governor, who inaugurated the committee at the Government House, in Minna, explained… Continue reading

By Uthman Siraja

At least, 50 passengers were kidnapped by bandits along the Tegina-Minna road in Rafi Local government Area of Niger State, on Tuesday.

According to a source in the area, the bandits blocked the road at Kundu town,… Continue reading

 By Uthman Siraja

Eight witnesses have so far testified before the Justice Halima Ibrahim Abdulmalik Judicial Commission of Inquiry investigating the financial mismanagement allegations brought against the suspended chairman of Shiroro Local Government Council, Alh. Suleiman Dauda Chukuba over… Continue reading

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State says the late Emir of Kagara, Alh. Salihu Tanko deserves to be immortalized after his meritorious service to the state and country.

The governor disclosed this shortly after the Jana’iza (Burial) of the… Continue reading

By George Daniya

Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central Governors’ Forum, Abubakar Sani Bello has described the death of the Emir of Kagara, Alhaji Salihu Tanko as collosal loss to Kagara Emirate in particular and the state in general.… Continue reading

The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has expressed grief and sadness over the death of Emir of Kagara, Malam Salihu Tanko, in Rafi Local Government Area of the state. 

Malam Salihu Tanko died… Continue reading

Niger State Government has restated its commitment to end banditry, kidnappings, and other security challenges in the state.

Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane disclosed this when Chairmen of Governing Councils of Tertiary Institutions in… Continue reading

By Abubakar Hassan

Niger state government has said that the law banning illegal activities in the state forests was still in force and warned that perpetrators of such act would be made to face the law.

Niger State Commissioner for… Continue reading

Commissioner for environment, Bar Tanko Zakari.

By Abubakar Hassan

Niger State Commissioner for environment Bar Tanko Zakari has urged the people of the state to desist from indiscriminate dumping of refuse in public places and waterways in view of the… Continue reading

Hon. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Muhammad Sani Idris

By Abubakar Hassan

As part of efforts to provide a healthy and serene environment in Niger state, the state government will reintroduce monthly sanitation exercise, scheduled to take off on the… Continue reading