News From Around Niger State

Fulani stakeholders forum in the country has been asked to work assiduously to factor and stem down farmers – herdsmen clashes that has become nightmares in the country.

Addressing the forum during a courtesy visit to his office recently, the… Continue reading

The aggressive approach by the government to address decay of infrastructure facilities in schools and educational sector is a deliberate policy of the government to salvage the sector from imminent collapse.

Speaking on the action of the administration, the Commissioner… Continue reading

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