Banditry: Niger legislators urge Gov Bello to order suspension of LG polls

Members of the Niger State House of Assembly have called on State Governor, Alh. Abubakar Sani Bello to direct the Niger State Independent Electoral Commission (NSIEC) to suspend the forthcoming local government council election over non-compliance with the extant law. The grassroots election for the 25 LGs is fixed for November 5, 2022. The resolution […]

Banditry: Niger legislators urge Gov Bello to order suspension of LG polls

Insecurity: Gov. Bello orders closure of brothels harbouring criminals in Kogi

In view of the growing insecurity in the country, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has ordered the closure of all brothels harbouring criminals in the state. The Governor gave the order on Tuesday in Lokoja during a meeting with all first and second-class traditional leaders including local government council chairmen. Bello also ordered the […]

Insecurity: Gov. Bello orders closure of brothels harbouring criminals in Kogi

Gov. Bello sacks DG SDGs, suspends Chairman, Niger’s Basic Education Board

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger State on Saturday approved the immediate termination of the appointment of the Director-General, Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), Abdullahi Arah. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Ahmed Matane, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), in Minna. “The removal of the director-general is to facilitate accelerated implementation of the […]

Gov. Bello sacks DG SDGs, suspends Chairman, Niger’s Basic Education Board

Gov. Bello returns Fanwo, nominates two other commissioners-designate

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has forwarded a list of the names of three Commissioners-designate to the State House of Assembly for screening and approval. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Onogwu Muhammed disclosed that the nominees include former Commissioner for Information and Communications, Kingsley Fanwo, (Kogi West) Dr. Zakeri Usman and Engr. […]

Gov. Bello returns Fanwo, nominates two other commissioners-designate

APC’s victory in Ekiti good for 2023 polls – Niger Gov, Bello

Niger State Governor and Chairman, North Central States Governor’s Forum (NCSGF), Abubakar Sani Bello has described the victory of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Ekiti State gubernatorial poll as a good omen for the ruling party ahead of the 2023 general elections. Bello said this in a statement to congratulate Biodun Oyebanji of […]

APC’s victory in Ekiti good for 2023 polls – Niger Gov, Bello

Presidential primary: Bello’s defeat prayer answered for downtrodden Kogi people – APC chieftain, Sulaiman

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lokoja Local Government, Ibrahim Sulaiman has mocked Governor Yahaya Bello over his defeat in the just-concluded presidential primaries of the Party. According to Sulaiman, the end to the presidential quest of the governor was a prayer answered for the downtrodden in the State. Sulaiman, who accused […]

Presidential primary: Bello’s defeat prayer answered for downtrodden Kogi people – APC chieftain, Sulaiman

Bello, Matawalle, Zulum arrive eagle square amid APC consensus controversy

Kogi State Governor and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yahaya Bello, Borno state governor, Babagana Zullum, and their Zamfara state counterpart, Bello Matawalle have arrived at Eagle Square. Recall that the ruling party has been riddled with controversy over the purported endorsement of Senate President, Ahmad Lawan as […]

Bello, Matawalle, Zulum arrive eagle square amid APC consensus controversy

Rating FCT ministers based on demolition, destruction of property unfair – Bello

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Mohammed Bello, has criticised Nigerians who rate successive administrations in the FCT based on the demolition exercises they carry out. He said more often than not, nobody takes into consideration the negative impact, especially flouting stipulated laws. According to Bello, no minister of the FCT derives joy in […]

Rating FCT ministers based on demolition, destruction of property unfair – Bello