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Bago Speaks On Banning Hijab In Niger

Bago Speaks On Banning Hijab In Niger

The Governor of Niger State, Mohammed Bago on Sunday debunked the news making rounds that the state government is against the wearing of Hijab by female Muslim adherents and opting to ban it in the…

JUST-IN: Gunmen Kidnap Niger Ex-APC Chairman

JUST-IN: Gunmen Kidnap Niger Ex-APC Chairman

The former Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State, Sule Muhammad has been kidnapped by some unknown gunmen on Thursday. New Telegraph gathered that the awful incident…

Niger Gov Charges LG Chairmen To Stay Focus

Niger Gov Charges LG Chairmen To Stay Focus

The Governor of Niger State, Muhammad Umar Bago urged the 25 Local Government Chairmen of the State to stay focused in order not to hinder the progress in their respective areas. The Governor made the…

Police Arrest Suspected Murderer Of FUTMinna Lecturer

Police Arrest Suspected Murderer Of FUTMinna Lecturer

The Niger State Police Command has confirmed the arrested of Joy Afekafe, a 14-year-old female housemaid, in relation to the homicide of Associate Professor Funmilola Adefolalu from the Federal University of Technology, FUT, Minna, Niger…

Former In-Laws Allegedly Flog Man To Death In Niger

Former In-Laws Allegedly Flog Man To Death In Niger

A man simply identified as Mallam Umar Tasiu, in Minna, Niger State, has been beaten to death by his former in-laws. New Telegraph gathered that the incident occurred when Umar Tasiu went to visit his…

Gunmen Kidnap PDP Chieftain, 12 Others In Niger

Gunmen Kidnap PDP Chieftain, 12 Others In Niger

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and former Chairman of the Ngeski Local Government Area in Kebbi State, Garba Hassan has been abducted by some unknown gunmen in Niger State. Garba Hassan was abducted…

22 Missing As Boat Capsize In Niger

22 Missing As Boat Capsize In Niger

The Director-General, Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA), Salihu Garba on Tuesday disclosed that 22 passengers are missing in a boat accident at Kasabu village in Agwara Local Government Area of Niger State According to…

Money Ritual: Police Arrest 5 With Human Skull In Niger

Money Ritual: Police Arrest 5 With Human Skull In Niger

The Niger State Police Command has said its operatives have apprehended five persons who were in possession of a human skull. The state command said the suspects who were nabbed along the Minna-Bida road in Niger…

Tinubu Celebrates Etsu Nupe At 71

Tinubu Celebrates Etsu Nupe At 71

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Monday joined a host of others to celebrate His Royal Highness, the Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar on the occasion of his 71st birthday and the significant milestone of his…

Transformer Cable Thief Electrocuted In Niger

Transformer Cable Thief Electrocuted In Niger

A yet-to-be-identified man has been electrocuted while attempting to steal transformer cables on the premise of the Niger State Printing Press in Minna, the State capital. Confirming the incident, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, a spokesman for…