Posts Tagged ‘Niger State’

Niger state LG Election:Kwanayi Appeals for Votes

by Breaking Timeson July 21, 2019
The Chairmanship candidate of the All Progressive Congress APC of Paikoro LGA in the forth coming Local Government elections in Niger state,Comrade Shehu Shigaba Kwanayi has appealed to residents of Paikoro Local Government Area to vote massively for the ruling party in the state. Kwanayi made the appeal over the weekend in Paikoro, when he […]

Speaker agrees to swear in PDP member-elect after violent protest in Niger

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 20, 2019
The Speaker of the Niger House of Assembly, Alhaji Bawa Wuse, has assured that the member-elect for Agaie constituency, Abdullahi Yahaya, will be sworn at the next sitting of the assembly. Wuse gave the assurance at a press conference in Minna on Friday, following a violent protest that erupted in Agaie Local Government Area within […]

Niger Massacre: 62 killed as bandits sack eight villages

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 14, 2019
Sixty-two people have been killed by armed bandits in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. It was gathered that the attack, which began on Sunday, has spread to eight more villages with casualty figures rising and about 1,000 others displaced. It was learnt that the displaced villagers are now staying in several camps. Senator […]