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ECOWAS Court Strikes Out Suit On Niger Sanctions

ECOWAS Court Strikes Out Suit On Niger Sanctions

On Thursday, the Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) struck out a suit by Incorporated Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa (EMA) and Prof. Bola Akinterinwa on the sanction imposed…

How We Curb Mass Abduction Of Students In Borno – Zulum

Borno State Governor, Prof Babagana Zulum on Tuesday said the successful implementation of the Safe School Initiative has helped to stem the tide of kidnapping of students in the state. Governor Zulum disclosed this while…

Niger: Police Nab Four Suspects In Possession Of 295 Live Ammunition, AK-47

Niger: Police Nab Four Suspects In Possession Of 295 Live Ammunition, AK-47

Four suspects have been taken into custody by the Niger State Commissioner of Police, CP Shawulu Ebenezer Danmamman, for allegedly having an AK-47 weapon and 295 live rounds of ammunition in Sabon-Wuse in the state’s…

Akpabio Reveals Protests Against Rising Cost Of Living Sponsored

Akpabio Reveals Protests Against Rising Cost Of Living Sponsored

The  Senate President, Godswill Akpabio has said some of the street protests against the rising cost of living in the country are sponsored. Akpabio made this remark on Tuesday amid a wave of protests in…

Troops Confiscate Weapons Shipment To Lake Chad

Troops Confiscate Weapons Shipment To Lake Chad

Troops of the Nigerian Army’s Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) Sector 4 have reportedly seized a consignment of weaponry set to be delivered to Bakura, a Boko Haram factional leader in the Lake Chad region.…

Police Speak On Bye-Election In Niger

Police Speak On Bye-Election In Niger

The Niger State Police Command has said the by-election into the State Assembly seat of the Lavun constituency in Niger State is going as scheduled. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on an…

Niger, Senegal, Angola To Experience Fastest GDP In Africa

Niger, Senegal, Angola To Experience Fastest GDP In Africa

The Top five African countries expected to experience the fastest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate in 2024 are Niger, Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Angola and Sao Tome and Principe. This is according to a World Bank…

ACF Appeals Reopening Of Nigeria/Niger Borders

ACF Appeals Reopening Of Nigeria/Niger Borders

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has appealed to the Federal Government and members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to consider reopening the Nigerien and Nigerian borders to enhance economic activities between…

Burkina, Niger Move To Quit G5 Sahel

Burkina, Niger Move To Quit G5 Sahel

The transitional government of Burkina Faso and the Republic of Niger have announced their withdrawal from the G5 Sahel. The latest development was contained in a statement issued by the two parties dated Friday, December…

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…