I’m not hiding from the law, ex-Governor wanted by ICPC says
The ex-governor says he has nothing to hide.
Benue governor’s wife offers free medical outreach to 20,000 people
The people were treated of various ailments such as malaria, diarrhoea and typhoid fever
Niger govt approves N300 million for 2018 WAEC fees
The government says it inherited a debt of N950 million from its predecessor and WAEC is being paid gradually
I trust my constituents, I have nothing to fear about recall — Dino Melaye
Mr. Melaye taunts his state governor, Yahaya Bello.
UPDATED: Kogi govt confirms three killed in fresh attack, places N5 million bounty on killers
The state vows to bring the culprits to justice.
Benue Assembly passes supplementary budget of N2. 18 billion
The legislature says extra-budgetary allocation on recurrent expenditure, especially on overhead costs, necessitated the supplementary estimates
Govt, police deny reports of fresh killings in Kogi
“I reliably gathered that there was no attack on any of the villages in Kogi State.”
Niger govt. disburses N1 billion CBN fund to 11,587 beneficiaries
The fund is the first tranche of disbursement to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) aimed at creating financial inclusion and wealth
2019: Nasarawa Deputy Speaker declares for governorship
The lawmaker says he aims at consolidating on the governor’s achievements.
JNI condemns latest Plateau attacks, urges government action
The group demands perpetrators of the “pre-planned guerilla attacks” be fished out and punished.
Police speak on Miyetti Allah leader’s ID card found after deadly clashes
An ID card belonging to a senior member of Plateau State cattle breeders association was posted on the Internet this week.
Six herdsmen caught destroying Benue farmland – Nigerian Army
The Army said it handed over the suspects to the police.
How armed persons attacked Kogi community, killed 25 – Survivors
The governor says a judicial panel will be set up to review the situation.
Despite infrastructure decay, FCT minister says he has fulfilled his promises to residents
The minister says most of these critical infrastructure and public utility projects will exit the budget this year
Plateau community decries prolonged closure of PHCs due to herders, farmers clashes
The health centre was shut down in 2012 following attack by herders.
Buhari inaugurates N50 billion Sunti Golden Sugar Estate in Niger
The president reaffirms commitment of his administration to the diversification of the nation’s economy and also supports investors by providing enabling business environment
Reps to probe Gov. Bello’s alleged importation of arms, ammunition
The motion was unanimously adopted by members.
32 killed in Kogi by suspected ‘herdsmen’ – Senator
The killings occurred across two LGAs, claims the lawmaker.
Anti-Open Grazing Law: Benue to auction confiscated livestock
The government is appointing an auctioneer.
Army confirms 25 deaths as herdsmen, farmers clash in Plateau
The army also says armed herdsmen killed two soldiers.
Seven feared killed as armed persons attack Kogi community
The police spoke on the attack.