By Ummi Ismaeel,



Niger State government has assured football lovers that the state team, Niger Tornadoes 

Football Club, currently at the Nigerian Premier League, would by the second stanza of

 the ongoing league, play all home matches at the Bako Kontagora Stadium, Minna.

The Ikebiri community in Bayelsa State, Nigeria, has sued the Italian oil giant, ENI, 

seeking clean up and compensation for damages from an oil spill which affected the communit

y in the Niger Delta.

 Supported by Friends of the Earth Europe and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the 

Nigeria’s latest invitee to the Super Eagles, Olu Aina, will have

 to play the remaining Premier League fixtures of Chelsea to be eligible 

for an English Premiership League medal as the club is set to be crowned.

By the book, a player must play a minimum of five league matches to get a championship medal.

By Rita Michael, Bauchi




All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Bauchi State, Alhaji Armaya'u‎ Yahaya, has said that Governor Mohammed Abubakar would not be distracted by the antics of National Assembly members.

By Ummi Ismaeel,



Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has warned that he would 

not take it lightly with any government official or politicians trying to meddle in the

 sale and distribution of assorted brands of fertilizer meant for farmers for this year’s cropping season.

Passenger luxury buses coming to Nigeria from other West African countries

through Seme Border will now go through scanning machine like containers and other trucks.

 This measure is being put in place by the new Customs Area Controller

of Seme, Mr. Mohammed Aliyu, as part of strategies to enhance national security through the border.


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Kasper Schmeichel linked to Man Utd, Real Madrid

Manchester United goalkeepers with the surname Schmeichel have a pretty decent history at Old Trafford, and Jose Mourinho may be ready to write some another chapter.

Stop appointing politicians as perm secs, NLC advises Niger govt

By Ummi Ismaeel,


Niger State chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has kicked against what it termed politicization of the appointment of permanent secretaries in the state civil service.


Osinbajo: A pawn in the latest complex power game

By Ariyo-Dare Atoye



Yobe govt to procure N1999.2m fertiliser

By Mohammed Abubakar, Damaturu


Yobe State government has approved the procurement of 1,590 metric tonnes (31,800 bags -trucks) of NPK fertilizer for the 2017 cropping season at the cost of N199,220,000.00.

Osun HDP lauds Osun INEC on voters registration

The Osun State Chairman of the Hope Democratic Party (HDP), Mr. Wole Adedoyin, has commended the Osun State branch of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the improvement in the ongoing voters registration in the state.

mmunization coverage is poor in Bauchi – expert

IBy Rita Michael



Workers’ Day: Imo govt to lift ban on promotion

Imo State government will soon lift ban on promotion of workers.

 The state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, said that the measure would be taken immediately after the completion of th ongoing sanitization exercise of the system in the state.

Niger govt woos Chinese investors

By Ummi Ismaeel-Minna

Niger State government has set in motion plans to rejuvenate the economy, re-energise small-medium enterprise and re-position agriculture.

Okowa thumbs up Police over peace in Delta

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has disclosed that the partnership between the state government and the Nigeria Police has helped in the advancement of peace and development in all sectors of the state.


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