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Niger Police Arrest Ten Hoodlums For Killing Two

Niger Police Arrest Ten Hoodlums For Killing Two

Two persons identified as Umar Aminu and Saidu Mallam were allegedly stabbed to death in a battle that occurred between two competing youth groups in the Fadikpe and Kutirko neighbourhoods of Minna, Niger State, this…

Niger: Bride, Five Bridesmaids, Seven Others Died In Auto Crash

Niger: Bride, Five Bridesmaids, Seven Others Died In Auto Crash

No fewer than thirteen persons reportedly died in an accident that occurred at Lukoro in Edati Local Government Area of Niger State. The incident claimed the lives of a newlywed bride, her five bridesmaids, her…

Gunmen Invade Niger Community, Kill One, Abduct 21 Others

Gunmen Invade Niger Community, Kill One, Abduct 21 Others

Unknown gunmen suspected to be bandits have reportedly stormed the Dangunu village in Munya Local Government Area of Niger State, killing one and abducting 21 others. New Telegraph gathered that the gunmen invaded the community…

Gunmen Invade Niger Community, Kill One, Kidnap Nine

Gunmen Invade Niger Community, Kill One, Kidnap Nine

A border ‘Garam,’  between Niger State and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) was reportedly attacked by gunmen suspected to be bandits on Tuesday night. According to the reports gathered by New Telegraph, the gunmen who…

Four Suspects Docked For Alleged Murder In Niger

Four Suspects Docked For Alleged Murder In Niger

Hajiya Fati Umar Hassan of Minna Chief Magistrate Court II has ordered the four Suspects to be remanded in correctional custody over the deaths of two Fulani herdsmen in Tugan Mallam, Paikoro Local Government Area…

Suspected Rapist Apprehended In Niger State

Suspected Rapist Apprehended In Niger State

Abubakar Yakubu, a suspected 30-year old rapist who allegedly defiled two juveniles in the Limawa district of Minna, Niger State’s capital, and has also admitted to committing the crime, especially with girls of within the…

Niger Police Arrest Suspected Car Thief

Niger Police Arrest Suspected Car Thief

The Niger State Police Command has apprehended one Nathaniel Andrew, a suspected automobile thief, and recovered a stolen Toyota Corolla. The suspect was apprehended on the Minna-Suleja road while on the route to Gbaiko to…

Bandits Leader, 15 Others Arrested In Niger

Bandits Leader, 15 Others Arrested In Niger

The Niger State Police Command has paraded no fewer than fifteen people, including a notorious armed bandit named Rabiu Yusuf, aka Rabee, for various offences, including banditry, abduction, and arms trade in the state. CP…

Suspect Of Soybeans Theft Arrested In Niger

Suspect Of Soybeans Theft Arrested In Niger

Abu Abdulrahman, a 33-year-old alleged armed robber from Kaduna State has been apprehended by the Niger State Police Command. Abdulrahman was a part of the robbery of traders moving 64 sacks of soybeans from Kano…

Niger Sets To Construct $100m Sports Arena

Niger Sets To Construct $100m Sports Arena

The Governor of Niger State, Mohammed Bago has announced his administration’s plans to construct the state’s first-ever sports arena budgeted for $100 million Saturday Telegraph reports that the sports facility is planned to be constructed…