South-east group lauds Yahaya Bello over role in resolving North-South food blockade …. Calls him peacemaker, bridge builder

Ikenga Foundation, a leading sociocultural group in the South East has affirmed the Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, as a peacemaker and bridge builder ‘extraordinaire’ whose decisive leadership in times of national crisis has clearly demonstrated that it was indeed time for youths to take up leadership of the nation. The Ikenga Foundation which recognised and honour individuals whose activities, particularly in positions of leadership, have impacted positively on Ndigbo anywhere in the nation extended its appreciation to Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, over the recent roles he played…

BANDITRY : Niger Govt to shut down illegal motor parks,begins E-registration of motorcycle,tricycle

Niger state government has banned and is to commence the immediate dismantling of illegal Motor Parks in Minna, the state capital and other major cities as part of its efforts to ensure the safety and security of its citizens. Commissioner for Transport, Hajiya Ramatu Yar’adua disclosed this to Newsmen at Government House Minna, shortly after the state weekly Executive Council meeting. The Commissioner, who was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Dr. Ibrahim Garba Musa, said the ministry is a stakeholder and is not left out in the  joint efforts to…

Why we established Security Trust Fund – Niger Govt

Niger State Government said the rationale behind the establishment of the State Security Trust Fund was to provide a sustainable funding mechanism that would adequately fund security activities in the state. Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Ahmed Ibrahim Matane made the clarification while briefing newsmen after the state weekly Executive Council meeting in Minna, the state capital. The SSG said the Bill for the establishment of the Trust Fund, which was assented to, Wednesday, by Governor Abubakar Sani Bello will serve as a sustainable platform to fund security…