3 Results / Page 1 of 1



Students’ abduction: Don’t stop your wards from schooling, Niger tells parents

Niger State government has advised parent not to allow the abduction of students in the state to discourage them from sending their wards to school. This was stated by the Commissioner of Education, Hajiya Hanatu Jibrin Salihu, while handing over the released students who were abducted from Government Science College, Kagara to their relatives in Minna, the state capital. Salihu also disclosed that the state has promised to secure all […]

todayMarch 1, 2021 4


NAF releases list of military air-crash victims

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has released names of the seven personnel that died in the air crash involving a NAF aircraft, Beechcraft KingAir BB305i. The deceased officers include: Flight Lieutenant Haruna Gadzama (Captain); Flight Lieutenant Henry Piyo (Co-Pilot); Flying Officer Micheal Okpara (Airborne Tactical Observation System (ATOS) Specialist) and Warrant Officer Bassey Etim (ATOS Specialist). Others were: Flight Sergeant Olasunkanmi Olawunmi (ATOS Specialist); Sergeant Ugochukwu Oluka (ATOS Specialist) and […]

todayFebruary 21, 2021 1


BREAKING: Abducted Kagara students, teachers regain freedom

The 42 persons abducted by bandits in Government Science College Kagara, Niger State have regained freedom. The abductees include 27 students, 3 staff and 12 members of their family. Sources said the abductees, who were at a different location from the kidnapped passengers, are also on their way to Minna The abducted passengers were said to be in Minna but yet to get to the Government House to meet Governor […]

todayFebruary 21, 2021 2