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Railway Line to Maradi: I begged Niger Republic to allow the...

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that he begged the government of Niger Republic to allow Nigeria construct the $1.95 billion railway...

Kidnappings: Niger State Governor vows to provide vigilant groups with pump...

Niger State, Governor Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has vowed to provide pump action guns to vigilante groups in the state so as to fight...

Again, bandits abduct over 50 passengers in Niger State

Over fifty persons were said to have been kidnapped by armed bandits along the Tegina-Minna road in Rafi Local Government of Niger state. The incident,...

Just in: Abducted Kangara students not yet released, says Niger State...

Niger Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello has debunked the rumour making the rounds that  27 students and 3 teachers abducted on Wednesday morning at Government Science...

Gumi visits bandits who kidnapped Kangara students, says they will soon...

The Kaduna based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmed Gumi has held a meeting with the leaders of armed bandits behind the kidnap of the Government...

Abduction of Students: Gov Bello of Niger lauds NASS, Buhari for...

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, had a crucial meeting with Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger, at the State House, Abuja. The Governor was in the...

Bandits strike in Niger community, abduct 50 persons

Bandits have abducted not fewer than 50 people in an early morning attack on Bassa community in Shiroro local government area of Niger state. Bandits...

Bandits from Mali, Sudan operating in Nigeria- Niger State gov

Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello, has lamented that bandits from Mali and Sudan are operating in some parts of the North. The Governor claimed that...

Governor Bello reacts as bandits kidnap 20 in Niger State

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, has assured that the government was doing its best to forestall attacks by bandits. His comment was in reaction to...

Security agencies in Niger Republic arrest fleeing Maina

The former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, has been arrested by security agencies in Niger Republic. A top security officer...