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Bandits kill 11 villagers, army captain in Katsina, Niger

Armed bandits killed 11 villagers and an Army Captain in a series of attacks across communities in Katsina and Niger State in the past few days, according to a report.

Five killed as armed bandits attack Niger communities

Armed bandits have attacked 17 communities in Rafi and Shiroro local government areas of Niger state leaving five people dead.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State

Niger government donates N27 million relief materials to flood victims

The Niger State Government has donated N27 million worth of relief materials to flood victims in Rafin-Gora community in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State

Niger government distributes relief materials to flood victims

The Niger State Government has commenced the distribution of relief materials worth N65 million to victims of flood in 40 communities of Lapai and Mokwa Local Government Areas of the state.

NAF organises free medical outreach for 1,000 IDPs, communities in Niger

The Nigerian Air Force says it is offering free medical services to more than 1,000 persons displaced by flood in Niger State.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to with immediate effect provide building materials to the new resettlement site for communities affected by flood in Niger State in order to ease their hardship

Yemi Osinbajo directs building of resettlement sites for flood victims

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to with immediate effect provide building materials to the new resettlement site for communities affected by flood in Niger State in order to ease their hardship.

Two drown as boat capsizes in Niger

Two men believed to be fresh graduates of the Niger State College of Education, Minna, Sunday morning drowned in River Niger.
River Niger

SEMA identifies resettlement centres for flood victims in Niger

As about 17 out of the 25 local governments in Niger State have been affected by flood since this year’s rainy season set in, the state Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA) has identified 11 areas where flood victims would be resettled.

Flood: Niger government spends N674 million on relief materials – official

The Niger State Government says it has spent about N674 million on buying assorted relief materials and cash assistance to flood affected persons in the state.

SEMA: Flood claims 14 lives in Niger

The Director Relief, Niger State Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Garba Salisu, says 14 persons have so far died due to flooding in different part of the state.
Collapsed Bridge

Floods: Seven bridges, roads submerged in Niger

Niger State governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, has stated that seven bridges have been submerged by flood in the recent increased rainfall in the state even as he sought for federal government help to lift the burden of the natural disaster on the state.

SEMA: Over 60 houses affected by flood in Niger

Alhaji Ibrahim Inga, Director General, Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA), on Friday said that over 60 houses were affected by flood due to heavy rainfall on July 2, in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.

NNPC depot in Minna gutted by fire

Fire gutted a section of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Pogo village, Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger on Sunday with fire service officials still trying put out the fire.

Eight bodies recovered after Niger flood

The Niger State Emergency Management Agency says eight corpses have so far been recovered following a downpour in Rafi-Gora village and Gangare Saji in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.

Eight die in Niger road accident

The Director-General, Niger State Emergency Management Agency, Ahmed Ibrahim Inga, said on Friday that eight people were killed in an accident on Minna-Suleja road.

16 die in Niger boat accident

Tragedy struck between Rofia and Mauta in Agwata village in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State in the early hours of Tuesday when 16 people were killed when a boat capsized after hitting a tree inside the River Niger.

At least 50 feared dead in Niger boat mishap

No fewer than 50 persons have been reported dead following a boat mishap at Kiri village in Munya Local Government of Niger State.

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