Tag: Niger

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Insecurity: Why lawmakers have refused to impeach Buhari – Nigerian Senator 

Insecurity: Why lawmakers have refused to impeach Buhari – Nigerian Senator 

Mohammed Sani Musa, senator representing Niger east, says this is not the time for a motion seeking the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari. Sp [...]
Boko Haram imposes VAT, income tax on residents in Shiroro, Niger State

Boko Haram imposes VAT, income tax on residents in Shiroro, Niger State

Boko Haram insurgents have begun generating revenue in Niger State by imposing VAT and income taxes on residents in the Shiroro local government a [...]
Buhari names Abuja expressway after outgoing president of Niger Republic

Buhari names Abuja expressway after outgoing president of Niger Republic

President Muhammadu Buhari has named a road in the federal capital territory (FCT) after President Issoufou Mahamadou of Niger Republic. At a cerem [...]
Niger’s outgoing president, Issoufou wins Mo Ibrahim prize

Niger’s outgoing president, Issoufou wins Mo Ibrahim prize

Mahamadou Issoufou, who is stepping down as president of coup-prone Niger after two terms in office, has won Africa’s top prize for leadership. Iss [...]
Abducted Kagara schoolboys regain freedom

Abducted Kagara schoolboys regain freedom

The students abducted from Government Science College, Kagara, Niger state, have been freed by their abductors. About 27 of the students and 12 ot [...]
Moh’d Bazoum defeats incumbent, Ousmane in Niger presidential election

Moh’d Bazoum defeats incumbent, Ousmane in Niger presidential election

Niger's ruling party candidate Mohamed Bazoum has won the presidential election with 55.75% of the vote, beating former President Mahamane Ousmane, th [...]
Kagara school abduction: 27 students, three teachers, others missing — Niger govt

Kagara school abduction: 27 students, three teachers, others missing — Niger govt

No fewer than 42 people, including 27 students, were kidnapped when bandits attacked Government Science Secondary School, Kagara in Niger State. Th [...]
Just in: Niger State shuts all boarding schools following attack by bandits

Just in: Niger State shuts all boarding schools following attack by bandits

The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani Bello, has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding schools in the bandit ravaged areas of the sta [...]
Buhari to attend ECOWAS summit today in Niger

Buhari to attend ECOWAS summit today in Niger

President Muhammadu Buhari will today leave Abuja for Niamey, the Niger Republic capital, to participate in the 57th Ordinary Session of the Econo [...]
14 shot dead as gunmen raid village in Niger

14 shot dead as gunmen raid village in Niger

The Niger police command says 14 persons have been killed by gunmen at Ukuru Village in Mariga local government area of the state. Wasiu Abiodun, t [...]
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