Politics

Bolaji Abdullahi

Niger state government has hailed the emergence of Bolaji Abdullahi, as the new spokesperson of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC), saying that as the sole contender for the position, he must speak in the interest of the… Continue reading

By Ibrahim Akawu

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state came under heavy criticism last week Thursday, from members of the state House of Assembly over the way and manner the government is handling the recovery of looted funds by… Continue reading

Tool box to understanding the governor, as he marks his 48th birthday

By Ndama Abubakar

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello

Date of birth: Born in December 17, 1967, to a Col Sani Bello, soldier statesman, multimillionaire businessman and philanthropist, former diplomat,… Continue reading

By Ndama Abubakar

Former deputy governor of Niger State Ahmed Musa Ibeto

For seven years, Ahmed Musa Ibeto, the immediate past deputy governor of Niger State, and his principal, Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, were the best of friends. The two shared… Continue reading

By Ndama Abubakar, MD, Newsline

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello

Children of the Niger State first family

First Lady of Niger State, Dr Amina Sani Bello

On April 11, 2015, Nigerlites took a leap of faith by electing… Continue reading

By Hamza Waziri

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello (l)

Abubakar Sani Bello’s victory was expected even before elections were held, due to certain odds that were favourable to him, which we shall try to enumerate and analyze very… Continue reading

Interviews by Ndama Abubakar and Abubakar Hassan

Niger State APC Chairman, Engr. Mohammed Jibril Imam

Engr. Mohammed Jibril Imam, holder of  Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, was lecturer at Federal Polytechnic, Bida, and retired as Deputy Director with Federal… Continue reading

By Abubakar Hassan

Niger State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alh. Nasir O. Ayilara

Elected members of the Niger State House of Assembly have been given their certificates of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state.

Presenting the… Continue reading

By Hamza Waziri

INEC’s Chief Returning Officer for Niger State Prof Abdulganiyu Ambali (l) presenting Certificate of Return to Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello (APC), winner of the recent gubernatorial election in the state, as Niger State Governor at the state’s… Continue reading

Hon. Umar Bago (APC), House of Representatives Member representing Chanchaga Constituency of Niger State

House of Representatives member, representing Chanchaga federal constituency of Niger State, Hon. Umar Bago, has attributed his re-election as the handiwork of almighty Allah. Fielding questions… Continue reading

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