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30-year old killed for making advances to married woman

A 30-year-old man Abubakar Muhammadu has been killed by a 21-year-old man Audu Umar for making advances to his wife.

Niger Police halt cult initiation of Bida Poly students

A suspected initiation ceremony for new members into a cult group for students of Federal Polytechnic Bida has been stopped by officers of the Niger state Police Command.
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Police nab mobile phone snatcher in Niger

The Niger State Police Command said on Tuesday that its operatives had arrested one Amir Mohammed Ibrahim, 25, who specialised in snatching mobile phones from unsuspecting members of the public in the Minna metropolis.
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Elections: Police deploy 6,500 personnel in Niger

The Niger State Police Command says it has deployed 6,500 security personnel across the state for the upcoming Governorship and House of Assembly elections.

Police arrests 10 for electoral offences in Niger

The Niger State Police Command have arrested 10 suspects for various electoral offences.

Police in Niger warn against violence

Following the escalation of politically induced violence across the state since the commencement of party primaries, the Niger State Police Command has warned that it will not allow people to take the laws into their hands anywhere in the state.

Gunmen abduct Niger council chairman

The political tension in Suleja Local Government Area of Niger State took a different dimension, on Wednesday night, following the abduction of the chairman of the council, Alhaji Abdullahi Maje, by gunmen.

Official: Police deploy 2,580 personnel for APC, PDP primaries in Niger

The Niger Police Command on Sunday deployed 2,580 personnel to provide security in the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party in the state.
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NNPC: Depot fire won’t affect petroleum supply

The NNPC on Monday assured residents in Niger State and environs that the fire incident at its depot at Pogo Village in Paikoro Local Government area will not affect supply of petroleum products.

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it is working on ensuring the availability of spectrum to boost broadband deployment and penetration in the country.
Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Welfare, Dr. Glory Edet, said the stipend will be N10,000 for each person

Monthly stipend for 41,000 households in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom state government says it will be giving monthly financial support to 41,000 households in the state.
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Helen Oritsejafor: Nigeria will find peace through dialogue

A cleric, Pastor Helen Oritsejafor, has called for a national dialogue to resolve challenges threatening the peace and unity of Nigeria, saying like a marriage the country would find peace through dialogue.
Jurgen Klopp opted to take the positives out of Liverpool's first pre-season match in the United States after the Reds fell to a 3-2 defeat to Borussia Dortmund in Indiana.

Jurgen Klopp positive despite Borussia Dortmund defeat

Jurgen Klopp opted to take the positives out of Liverpool's first pre-season match in the United States after the Reds fell to a 3-2 defeat to Borussia Dortmund in Indiana.

NYSC donates relief materials to Katsina IDPs

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have donated relief materials including food items, medicine and clothing to internally displaced persons, who were victims of banditry attacks in Katsina.