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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Three Nigerian poachers arrested in Niger with massive haul – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Three Nigerian poachers were arrested in Niger with a massive haul of slaughtered game from W National Park which straddles the borders of Niger, Burkina Faso and Benin, officials said Sunday. Forestry agents discovered elephant tusks, giant snake … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Metro Man Steals 150 Cows, Kills 50 Others – Naijaloaded

    The police on Wednesday arraigned a farmer, Sanda Bakura, in a Magistrates’ Court in Minna for allegedly stealing 150 cows and slaughtering 50 others. Bakura, whose address was not given, is charged with two counts of criminal conspiracy and theft. The … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Niger: Bello wins re-election with 526,412 votes – Newtelegraph

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Niger State. The result was announced on Sunday night in Minna at the State Collation Centre by the returning...
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    Politics Former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida urges Atiku to work with Buhari – Pulse Nigeria News

    Babangida said this while congratulating the President on his victory at the polls on Saturday. Former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida has called on the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar to work with.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News –...
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    Metro Electoral offences: Police arrest 10 suspects in Niger – P.M. News

    The Niger Police Command has arrested 10 suspects over alleged electoral offences during the Saturday, Feb. 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections in different of parts of the state. Alhaji Sabo Ibrahim, the State Commissioner of Police, made this known in Minna on Friday...
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    Politics Buhari wins all LGs in Niger – Punch Newspapers – Punch Newspapers

    President Muhammadu Buhari and presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress has won in all the 25 local government areas of Niger State in the just concluded Presidential election.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro 5 killed, 35 abducted, as gunmen invade 17 communities in Niger – Vanguard News Nigeria

    5 killed, 35 abducted, as gunmen invade 17 communities in Niger By Soni Daniel Minna—At least five persons were confirmed dead yesterday, while 35 were abducted, following the invasion of 17 communities in Shiroro and Rafi local government areas of Niger State by gunmen. 
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    Metro We swim in money, say suspected kidnappers – Newtelegraph

    Suspected criminals arrested by the police in Niger State have said that kidnapping was lucrative and made them to “swim in money”. The suspects, Mohammed Abubakar (25), Mamuda Mohammed (30), Mohammed Mohammed (26) and Amadu Garba (21), were trailed and arrested by police detectives attached...
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    Metro We are working on building NYSC camp permanent site – Bello – Pulse Nigeria

    Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger on Sunday said the state government was working on building a permanent site of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) camp to provide befitting accommodation for corps members. He disclosed this while on his state-wide re-election campaign rally to the palace …...
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    Metro Two Yahoo Boys Sent To Jail Over N3.5 million Fraud (Photos) – Tori News

    A university graduate and another fraudster have been sentenced for defrauding unsuspecting victims.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro I killed 12-year-old boy for ritual –Suspect – Newtelegraph

    A suspect, Abdullahi Ibrahim (20), yesterday said he murdered a 12-year-old boy, Aliyu Suleiman, of Shagari Garage Wawa in Niger State for rituals. Police arrested Ibrahim in Borgu Local Government Area. Ibrahim was reportedly apprehended by police operatives attached to New Bussa Division...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why I will continue to take ‘tough decisions’ – Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that his government would continue to take tough decisions. Speaking at the 28th Convocation Ceremony of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Buhari explained that his.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Horror As Woman Is Brutally Murdered Inside A Hotel In Minna, Gullet Removed (Disturbing Photos) – Tori News

    Many people have been left in a state of shock after a young woman was brutally murdered inside a hotel. A Nigerian woman has been brutally murdered by an unknown person in a hotel..... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro Man Beats Wife To Death Over Alleged Infidelity – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The police in Niger State have arrested a 32-year-old man for allegedly beating his wife to death with a piece of wood. The suspect, Jibrin Abu, was apprehended by police operatives attached to the Lapai Division in the Lapai Local Government Area of the state. … Read more via Welcome To...
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    Metro Girl Crippled For 4 Years Gets Up And Walks At Apostle Johnson Suleman’s Open Heaven Crusade.. – Stella Dimoko

    The people of Niger state are yet to recover from the shocking miracles and testimonies ... Read more via Stella Dimoko – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Retired Generals Have Ganged Up Against Buhari’ – Oshiomhole –

    Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says many retired generals have ganged up against the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking on Saturday at the party’s presidential rally in Minna, Niger state, Oshiomhole said the generals do not...
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    Metro Police nab 4 for alleged murder, kidnapping in Niger – Daily Trust – Daily Trust

    Home Crime Police nab 4 for alleged murder, kidnapping in Niger ADVERTISEMENT The Niger Police command has arrested two suspects for allegedly killing their wives in Gurara and Mariga local government areas of the state. The command’s spokesman, DSP Mohammadu Abubakar, said one of the suspects...
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    Politics Huge crowd welcomes Atiku to Niger – P.M. News

    A massive crowd has welcomed the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar to Niger State for his campaign rally. During the campaign, Abubakar, reiterated his promise to create more job.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Properties Worth Millions Destroyed as Fire razes Minna Market –

    Properties worth millions of naira have been destroyed after a fire broke out in Kure ultra-modern market in Minna, Niger State. The fire started on Thursday night and consumed over 60 shops and stores before the intervention of the state fire service..... Read more via –...
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    Metro “I Love Kidnapping And Abducting People For Money” – 24-Year-Old Suspect Confesses – Nairaland

    The Niger state police command has arrested suspected member of a kidnap gang. Mukhtar Abubakar, the 24-year-old suspect, said he had planned to make billions out of kidnapping before he was arrested..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News