Delta Speaker tasks Nigerians on gender equality . Mourns Ekpekurede, Arhaghwore

The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Monday Igbuya, has promised to protect women’s rights through legislative reforms.

 He made promise after assessing

the strides made towards the attainment of gender equality in the country.

Niger governor inspects on-going work at Minna Airport

By Ummi Ismaeel,



Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, on Wednesday visited Minna Airport to ensure speedy completion of the on-going renovation of facilities according to international standards.

ERA, civil society stage protest over water privatization

Again Environmental Rights Action /Friends of the Earth Nigeria in collaboration with members of the civil society today (Wednesday, March 22) staged a massive protest in Lagos against the cont

Senator tasks lawmakers on accountability

‎By Patience Michael




The Senator representing Bauchi South, Senator Ali Wakili, has called on the state  House of Assemblies ‎to ensure that state governors ‎are judiciously utilising funds being allocated by the Federal Government to the states.

Delta Central butchers decry continued slaughter of donkeys

Butchers in Delta Central Senatorial District of the state have called on relevant authorities to stop “the unwholesome activities of some persons in the area who specialize in the slaughtering and sale of donkey meat.”

Obi, wife celebrate with Uzor

Anambra State former Governor, Peter Obi (right); and his wife, Margaret (left), at the birthday anniversary of Dr. Obinna Uzor at Holy Family Youths Village, Amansea, recently.

ily Youths Village, Amansea, recently.

Meningitis hits Niger, kills 16

By Ummi Ismaeel,


An outbreak of Cerebro Spiral Meningitis at Tungan-Jika and Mazakari villages in Magama Local Government Area of Niger State has claimed about 16 people out of the 31 cases reported in four local government areas of the state.

Niger govt declares support for NDE

By Ummi Ismaeel,


Niger State government has assured the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) of enabling environment and would provide starter packs for the 1, 232 beneficiaries of the scheme from across the 25 local government areas in the state.

Tragedy: Banker drowns at Gurrara waterfall

By Ummi Ismaeel,



The police in Niger State have confirmed the death of a banker who drowned in Gurrara waterfall while celebrating the birthday of one of his colleagues over the weekend.

Airlines jettison Kaduna for Minna Airport

By Ummi Ismaeel,


No fewer than four domestic airline operators have started lobbying the nation’s aviation authorities for approval to use Minna Airport in Niger State.