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Niger Speaker To Marry Off 100 Females Orphans In Mass Marriage

Niger Speaker To Marry Off 100 Females Orphans In Mass Marriage

The Speaker of the Niger State House of Assembly, Abdulmalik Sarkindaji, on Friday announced plans to marrying off over 100 female orphans who tragically lost their parents in a series of banditry attacks in the…

Kidnappers Abducts Prisons Assistant Controller In Niger – NCS

Kidnappers Abducts Prisons Assistant Controller In Niger – NCS

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) on Friday confirmed the abduction of one Assistant Controller, Abdulraman Ibrahim Gelele in Niger State. Gelele, who was part of the NCS team deployed to Niger State, was taken while…

Finally, TCN Restores Power To Kontagora-Yauri 132kV

Finally, TCN Restores Power To Kontagora-Yauri 132kV

Following weeks of darkness in some communities in Niger State owing to vandalization, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has finally restored power to the Kontagora-Yauri 132 kilovolt Single Circuit line in the State. The Transmission…

Eid-El-Fitr: Police Ban Horse Riding In Niger

Eid-El-Fitr: Police Ban Horse Riding In Niger

Ahead of the Eid-el-Fitr celebration slated for Wednesday and Thursday, the Niger State Police Command has imposed a ban on horse racing in Minna, the state capital. In a Sallah message signed by the command’s spokesman,…

Show Love Beyond Ramadan, Etsu Nupe Admonishes Muslims

Show Love Beyond Ramadan, Etsu Nupe Admonishes Muslims

The Etsu Nupe and Chairman of Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Yahaya Abubakar, has called for the need for the Muslim faithful to continue to show love to others and render selfless service to…

Niger Assembly Summons AEDC Over Erratic Power Supply

Niger Assembly Summons AEDC Over Erratic Power Supply

Niger State House of Assembly members have summoned the Regional Manager of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) to appear before the house next week Tuesday. The regional manager was invited to the House due…

Minimum Wage: Tinubu Urges Govs To Start Paying N35,000 Wage Award

Minimum Wage: Tinubu Urges Govs To Start Paying N35,000 Wage Award

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has called on the Governors of the 36 States of the federation to as a matter of urgency commence the payment of the wage awards pending the determination of the new…

Hardship: Youths Hijack Foodstuff Trailer In Niger, Borno

Hardship: Youths Hijack Foodstuff Trailer In Niger, Borno

Following the rise in economic hardships, some irate youths on Thursday in Niger State hijacked trailers loaded with foodstuff in Suleja Area, prompting security agencies to disperse them with the use of force. This is…

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Senator Kadhim Shettima, the Vice President, on Wednesday, attended the swearing-in of Governor Douye Diri for a second term in Yenegoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. The Vice President arrived in the company of the…

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…