Tags: Niger State

Zamfara Confirms Abduction Of Over 300 Schoolgirls In Jangebe

The Zamfara State government has confirmed the abduction of 300 school girls at Government Girls Secondary school in Jangebe, in Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Friday. This comes barely some days after gunmen kidnap boys from Kangara School for Niger state on February 17, 2021. Those abducted in…

Senate Asks Buhari To Declare State Of Emergency On Security

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently declare a state of emergency over the prevalent insecurity in the country. The Senate who in strong terms condemned the kidnap of students and teachers of Government Science Secondary School, Kagara, Niger State, by unidentified gunmen, further called on the President to “consider…

Open Letter To Governor Abubakar Sani Bello

His Excellency, Alh. (Dr.) Abubakar Sani Bello, Executive Governor, Niger State. Dear Sir, WHEN SILENCE IS NO LONGER GOLDEN “No man is good enough to govern another man, without that others consent” The leadership of NANS is compelled to write this open letter to you haven carefully observed with uttered dismay the share disregard, neglect,…

Dasuki: EFCC Nabs Kure For Collecting N600m

Former governor of Niger State, Abdulkadir Kure, has been apprehended by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Kure was picked by the anti-graft agency on Wednesday for allegedly receiving a N600m contract from a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki. Punch said an impeccable source disclosed to it that Kure has since been…

Bomb Explosion Rocks Federal College Of Education In Niger

Almost 72 hours after a suicide bomber attacked a secondary school in Potiskum, Yobe State, another suicide bomber has detonated a bomb at the Federal College of Education in Kontagora, Niger State. The suicide bomber, a female, died in the explosion as well as another person, who we could not confirm as at the time…