Niger State Chairman of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Tanko Beji, has said that his signature was forged, as he was listed among the 23 state chairmen that endorsed the leadership of the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff-led faction of the party.
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.
The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has commended the decision of the Lagos State government to discard “anti-people” sections of the new Environment Law that attracted wide criticism from civil society and grassroots stakeholders.
Federal Government in partnership with the World Bank has rolled out new job creation programme aimed at assisting indigent youths in the country as part of measures towards ending poverty, unemployment and check social maladies.
Mc Arthur Foundation is partnering Niger State government to domesticate a policy and produce standard operating procedures that will aid the implementation of a health policy for the of citizens especially those in the rural areas.