The Forum for Ethnic Nationalities of Niger Delta says it has begun legal process for the actualisation of self-reliance, saying that the law by which the region was conscripted into, forced contraption in Nigeria had long elapsed. The region lamented that the three per cent allocated to host communities from the operating cost of the … Continue reading Niger State begins self- determination process.
The headmaster of Salihu Tanko Islamiyya school, Tegina in the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, Abubakar Alhassan, has revealed that the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), late T.B Joshua contributed to the rescue of the abducted pupils. Alhassan revealed while addressing newsmen on Friday after the pupils, who were … Continue reading How late TB Joshua contributed to rescue of Niger State pupils.
News of the release of the pupils of Salihu Tanko Islamiya School, Tegina, on Thursday night threw Tegina town, in particular, and Niger State as a whole into wide jubilation. While their parents and government officials were happy seeing them, the pupils were, however, not happy with the way they were treated by the bandits … Continue reading How bandits tortured us for 88 days
Gun-wielding bandits have finally released students abducted three months ago from an Islamic school in north-central Nigerian state of Niger, two parents told Reuters on Thursday. Around 136 school children were taken from the school in Tegina town in May but on Monday the school's owner said that six had died of illness.The releases were … Continue reading Bandits Release Tegina school pupils in Niger State after 3 months.
The legislators also alleged that the pupils are being shortchanged in the quantity of food they are being given, sighting an example of how the school children are given a quarter of an egg for their meals. A matter of urgent public importance brought by Hon Liman Iya (APC-Suleja) during the House plenary on Thursday … Continue reading Niger State children fed with expired rice.