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    Metro Niger police arrests two suspects for allegedly killing Fulani girl in Kwara – Daily Post News
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    Metro War against bandits goes spiritual in Niger – The Nation Nigeria News
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    Video #NigeriaNewsToday - Lai Mohammed Finally Speaks On ‘Threat Comment’ (25-10-2018)

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    Metro Niger Govt approves N25m for cholera surveillance – Punch Newspapers

    The Niger State Government has approved N25m for its Ministry of Health to continue with the ongoing surveillance on the outbreak of cholera and other related diseases. The Commissioner for Health and Hospital Management, Dr. Jibrin Mustapha, said this at a press conference in Minna on...
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    Metro Man Who Wears Hijab And Pretends To Be A Woman Arrested In Niger State (Photo) – Nairaland

    A suspected fraudster who disguises as a female on Friday confessed that, it is easier to exploit and lure men whenever he wears Hijab. It was drama at the Niger state Police Command Headquarters, Minna when the 18-year-old man, Shamsu Abubakar, of Sayeko Maitumbi Road in Chanchaga Local...
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    Metro Shocking: Meet The 18-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Who Disguised As A Woman To Defraud Men - Tori News

    Shamsu Abubakar, an 18-year-old boy, disguising as a lady and arrested by Police in Minna, Niger State, said he has defrauded many men who he had seduced with feminine antics, Vanguard reports. He was arrested dressed up in a long hijab, wrapper, makeup and a … Read more via Tori News –...
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    Metro ”Minna Jail Break: 149 Inmates Still On The Run” – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Six more inmates that escaped at the Minna new prisons two weeks ago have been recaptured making it 61 out of the 210 that escaped, spokesman of the Nigeria Prison Service, Francis Enobore said on Wednesday. Enobore told The Nation through a telephone conversation that … Read more via...
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    Metro Arrested Criminal: I joined kidnap gang to make money for Sallah – OluFamous.Com

    The Niger State Police Command has arrested two suspected kidnappers that had been making life unbearable for the people of Sabon Mariga in the Rafi area of the state. The suspects, Mohammed Kwairi, 23, and Emmanuel Idi, 21, were arrested by police operatives attached to Kagara division. It was...
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    Metro I became a kidnapper to make money for Sallah – Suspect – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Niger Police Command has apprehended two suspected kidnappers terrorizing the people of Sabon Mariga in Rafi Local Government Area of the state. Operatives, acting on distress calls, nabbed the bandits while they were asking residents to pay N2.5m to a bank account or risk being kidnapped...
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    Metro Sharia law: Niger revokes licenses of liquor dealers, destroys N28m worth of alcohol – The Sun News

    Worried by the indiscriminate sales of alcohol in the state, Niger state government has revoked the licenses issued to liquor dealers throughout the state. The state government said it decision to revoke the license was informed by the refusal of liquor dealers to adhere … Read more via...
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    Niger Assembly approves governor’s N3.2 billion loan request – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Niger State House of Assembly on Thursday approved Governor Abubakar Bello’s request to access a loan of N3.2 billion from Zenith bank. The House passed the resolution through a voice vote following a letter read in plenary by the Speaker, Ahmed Marafa. According to … Read more via...
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    Minna Prison incident, not jail break – NPS – The Sun News

    Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS), Mr Francis Enobore, says the unfortunate incident at Minna Medium Security Prison is an attack, not jail break. Enobore disclosed this, on Thursday, in Abuja. “Perhaps educating the members of the public on the different terms...
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    Nobody is sure why the attack was carried out – Governor Bello reacts to Minna jail break – Naija Ng

    Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger on Monday, June 4, refuted allegations that the Sunday night attack by some gunmen on Minna Medium Prison was as a result of activities of some condemned criminals. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.......... Read more via Nigeria News today &...
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    Babangida blasts Governor Bello, says he’s clueless – Daily Post Nigeria

    The immediate past Governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu, has challenged his successor and current Governor, Abubakar Bello, to prove that his administration failed to invest in projects or keep quiet altogether. He stated this in reaction to Bello’s allegation against him which bordered on...
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    Excitement in Northern state as 7 wells ‘confirm’ existence of crude oil - Naija Ng

    Seven wells drilled at the Bida Basin have confirmed existence of oil in commercial quantity, renewing optimism that Niger state may soon join the league of oil producing states. The development was disclosed by the state’s commissioner for mineral resources, Hajiya Ramatu Yar’Adua, while...
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    25-year-old man rapes corps member for snubbing love advances – Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog

    25-year-old man rapes corps member for snubbing love advances 25-year-old Ogochukwu Namanene has been arrested by the Niger State Police Command, for raping a 22-year-old graduate and corps member serving............. Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get...
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    Central bank approves N1 billion for SMEs in Niger – TODAY.NG

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved the release of second tranche of N1 billion from the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Development Fund (MSMEDF) for disbursement to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Niger State. Commissioner of Investment, Commerce and Cooperatives, Alhaji...
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    Nigerian Footballer Killed In Motorcycle Accident 2 Months After His Wedding – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Isah Hussaini Niger Tornadoes FC player, Isah Hussaini, was last night, killed by a reckless motorcycle rider popularly called okada, along Maitumbi road, Minna, Niger State, minutes after playing in his club’s match against Kwara United. The accident occurred in front of their family house...
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    I Killed My Daughter Because She Irritates Me- 15-Year-Old Housewife – Ladun Laidi's

    The police in Niger State have apprehended a 15-year-old housewife, Fatima Adamu, and her ex-lover, Usman Mohammed, of Egbati village in the Agaie Local Government Area of the state for the murder of her daughter identified as Hauwa. Northern City News gathered that Mohammed assisted …...
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    Politics Looters List: Former Gov. Aliyu Threatens Court Action – Sahara reporters

    The former governor of Niger state, Babangida Aliyu has threatened to sue the federal government over the inclusion of his name in the list of government officials who looted funds from the Nigerian treasury under the government of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as released by Minister of...