News From Around Niger State

By Abubakar Hassan 

Niger State Liquor Licensing Board has sought the support of the state command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to fight illegal sale and consumption of alcohol in the state.The Chairman of the state… Continue reading

As Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU), Lapai graduates 6, 499 students, Niger State government says that it is working towards the establishment of ‘tertiary education fund’ in the state.

The visitor of the university, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello disclosed this… Continue reading

Officers and men of the Nigeria Prison Service, Niger State Command, have been warned to guard against any act that will jeopardize the service in the discharge of their duty.

The new Comptroller of the service in the state command,… Continue reading

Vice Chancellor of IBBU, Prof. Muhammad Nasiru Maiturare

As part of activities marking the second combined convocation ceremony of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU), Lapai, the management of the University has commissioned four projects worth over N330 million.

The projects… Continue reading

Group Managing Director (GMD) of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru

The Group Managing Director (GMD) of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, has warned states to desist from pronouncing the presence of hydrocarbons… Continue reading

Former president, Nigeria Handball Federation (NHF), Alh Yusuf Dauda has commended the Chairman of Niger State Football Association (NSFA), Comrade Ahmed Yusuf Fresh for his untiring effort towards the development of football in the state and beyond.Yusuf Dauda made the… Continue reading

By George Daniya

I congratulate the entire Muslim Ummah for the successful completion of Ramadan fast. Ramadan is a period of spiritual rejuvenation, listening to tafsir, performing voluntary prayers (such as Taraweeh or Tahajjud) or frequently reading the Holy Qur’an.… Continue reading

Director General, Niger State Bureau for Religious Affairs, Dr. Umar Farooq Abdullahi

Director General of the Niger State Bureau for Religious Affairs who doubles as the secretary of Juma’at Mosques Imams’ Forum, Sheikh Dr Umar Farook Abdullahi, has called on… Continue reading

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello

Tens and hundreds of Muslim and Christian faithfuls across Borgu Kingdom, Niger State, yesterday converged at the Jahi Ground of the Borgu Emir’s Palace in New Bussa and offered joint community prayers for the divine protection… Continue reading

Acting Governor of the state, Alh Ahmed Muhammad Ketso

Youths in Niger State have been called upon to be more involved in political participation and activities. The Acting Governor of the state, Alh Ahmed Muhammad Ketso made the call at… Continue reading