5 Chinese, 22 Nigerians kidnapped in Niger, rescued
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5 Chinese, 22 Nigerians kidnapped in Niger, rescued

Webby - May 10, 2019

The Police on Thursday said they have rescued 27 kidnapped persons, including five Chinese nationals abducted in Niger State. Force Spokesman, Frank Mba, a Deputy Commissioner of…

Trump ‘made me cry’, says widow of slain US soldier
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Trump ‘made me cry’, says widow of slain US soldier

Webby - October 23, 2017

Myeshia Johnson, widow of U.S. Army Sergeant La David Johnson, who was among four special forces soldiers killed in Niger, sits with her daughter, Ah'Leeysa Johnson at…

Niger governor under fire over appointments
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Niger governor under fire over appointments

Webby - October 1, 2017

A member of the Niger State House of Assembly, Mr Malik Madaki, on Saturday faulted the alleged lopsided appointments in the state by Gov. Abubakar Bello. Madaki,…

Niger to spend N1.2bn in every 20 days on school feeding
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Niger to spend N1.2bn in every 20 days on school feeding

Ademola Yakubu - September 19, 2017

The Niger government says it will spend N1.2 billion in every 20 days of the  primary school feeding programme expected to kick off Sept. 25. Mrs. Afiniki…

Biafra: Nobody should attack Igbos in Niger – Sani Bello warns
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Biafra: Nobody should attack Igbos in Niger – Sani Bello warns

Webby - September 16, 2017

Niger Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has warned against attack on Igbos or other tribes, insisting that the state is for all Nigerians. In a statement issued…

Niger governor increases workers’ salaries, employs 400
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Niger governor increases workers’ salaries, employs 400

Webby - September 11, 2017

Niger State Governor, Sani Bello, has increased the salary of health workers in the state to meet the Federal Government standards. Niger State Commissioner of health, Dr…

Terrorists plan to bomb Abuja, six other states foiled
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Terrorists plan to bomb Abuja, six other states foiled

Webby - September 9, 2017

A plan orchestrated by the Islamic State of West Africa (ISWA) to bomb the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and six other states has been foiled by the…

Militants killed our soldier, civilian during ambush in Bayelsa creeks – Army
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Militants killed our soldier, civilian during ambush in Bayelsa creeks – Army

Ademola Yakubu - September 1, 2017

The Joint Military Force deployed to the Niger Delta, has confirmed the death of two personnel, a soldier and a civilian staff, during an ambush by suspected…

2 caught with fresh human head in Niger
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2 caught with fresh human head in Niger

Ademola Yakubu - August 30, 2017

By Wole Mosadomi Minna—Nemesis has caught up with two ritualists in Minna, Niger State, as they were caught few days after beheading an eight-year-old boy in Bakajeba…

26 suspected robbers, rapists, kidnappers paraded in Niger
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26 suspected robbers, rapists, kidnappers paraded in Niger

Webby - August 22, 2017

Twenty-six suspected robbers, rapists and kidnappers, allegedly responsible for terrorizing innocent citizens and travellers in Niger State, have been paraded by men of the Nigerian Police at…

Nigeria threatens to cut off electricity supply to Benin Republic, Niger
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Nigeria threatens to cut off electricity supply to Benin Republic, Niger

Webby - August 14, 2017

Benin and Niger Republics may be thrown into darkness following the decision of Nigeria to cut off electricity supply to both neighbouring countries due to a N35.4bn…

Nigeria threatens to cut off electricity supply to Benin Republic, Niger
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Nigeria threatens to cut off electricity supply to Benin Republic, Niger

Webby - August 14, 2017

Benin and Niger Republics may be thrown into darkness following the decision of Nigeria to cut off electricity supply to both neighbouring countries due to a N35.4bn…

Clark, Ijaw king Diette-Spiff lack moral justification to give FG ultimatum, -MEND, NDPC
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Clark, Ijaw king Diette-Spiff lack moral justification to give FG ultimatum, -MEND, NDPC

Ademola Yakubu - August 3, 2017

Two groups, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and Niger Delta People’s Congress (NDPC), have cautioned Ijaw leader Edwin Clark against issuing ultimatum to…

We have been vindicated over Niger collapsed bridge – Senate
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We have been vindicated over Niger collapsed bridge – Senate

Webby - July 11, 2017

The Senate says it has been vindicated over the looming face-off with the Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola. This is following the Acting…

2 killed as women bombers blow themselves up at Niger refugee camp
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2 killed as women bombers blow themselves up at Niger refugee camp

Ademola Yakubu - June 30, 2017

Two women bombers blew themselves up in a refugee camp in southeastern Niger, killing two other people in a suspected attack by Boko Haram Islamists from neighbouring…

Niger Govt. declares ‘state of emergency’ on federal roads
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Niger Govt. declares ‘state of emergency’ on federal roads

Ademola Yakubu - June 14, 2017

The Niger Government on Wednesday declared ‘state of emergency’ on federal roads following the collapse of two bridges, linking the Western and Northern Nigeria. Mr Jonathan Vatsa,…

Photos: Niger bridge, towns, roads, markets deserted as Biafrans mark Day
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Biafra
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Photos: Niger bridge, towns, roads, markets deserted as Biafrans mark Day

Ademola Yakubu - May 30, 2017

The Sit-at-home order declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, witnessed a total compliance…

Ijaw not using other N’Delta tribes as pawns – Chief Loyibo
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Ijaw not using other N’Delta tribes as pawns – Chief Loyibo

Ademola Yakubu - May 30, 2017

By Emma Amaize WARRI—CONVENER/COORDINATOR of the Niger Delta People’s Congress and a leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, High Chief Mike Ekayama Loyibo, has faulted…

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Femi Fani-Kayode: Nasir El-Rufai And The Bloodfest In Southern Kaduna (PART 2)

Webby - December 12, 2016

Senator Danjuma La’ah, the Senator representing the good people of Southern Kaduna continued. He said that according to the Leadership Newspaper of 4th December, 2016 under the…

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Jihadists Kill 22 Soldiers At Refugee Camp In Niger

Erico - October 7, 2016

– Boko Haram insurgents have reportedly killed 22 soldiers at a refugee camp in Niger – The camp is said to have been sheltering Malian refugees –