Sunday, July 22, 2018

Court sentences 13 to jail for illegal mining

A Magistrates’ Court in Minna on Wednesday sentenced thirteen men to six months imprisonment for illegal mining. They are Umar Bala, Sani Sadiq, Shaibu Musa,...

Minna Prison Break: 182 Prisoners on the run

The Minister of Interior, Rtd. Lt.Gen Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau has disclosed that 182 out of the 210 prisoners in the Minna Medium Security Prison...

2018: NBA Minna Branch Elects New Exco, As Gimba Mohammed Emerges...

The Minna Branch of the NBA has just elected its new Exco. Congratulating the Newly elected 2018 Exco, the outgoing chairman, Hon. Prince Mohammed...

Niger to domesticate Administration of Criminal Justice Act

The Niger State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Nasara Danmalam, said arrangements had been completed by the state for the domestication of the...

My husband borrowed N.1m from me, refused to pay –Wife

A woman on Friday urged a Sharia Court in Minna to dissolve her seven-year marriage over her husband’s indebtedness to her. The News Agency of...

Court rejects Aliyu’s request to travel for lesser hajj

A Federal High Court sitting in Minna, Niger State yesterday turned down the application by former Governor of Niger State, Dr Muazu Babaginda Aliyu,...

Babangida Aliyu: Witness slumps at hearing

A former director with the Niger State Ministry of Environment, Mohammed Shaba Yabagi, slumped during the commencement of hearing of the case of alleged...

SANI: The ombudsman within

SHEHU Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, caused a major stir last week by lifting the veil on the earnings of his colleagues in...

INEC uncovers fake registration centre in Niger

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Niger State said it has uncovered a fake registration centre in Zungeru, Wushishi Local Government Area of...

Niger judicial officers get N30m wardrobe allowance

As part of its steps to avert the threatened strike by the magistrates and Sharia Court judges in Niger State, a sum of N30m...

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