Minna (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Minna (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 9.6
Longitude: 6.55
population: 291,930
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Who is afraid of Ibeto?

.Ahead of the 2015 governorship election in Niger state, the tempo of political activities and electioneering maneuvers by politicians and power players in the state are thickening by the day preparatory to the party primaries.The clime is getting cloudier, ... [Published Hallmark News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Only 5 states can survive financial crisis —Gov Aliyu

NIGER State governor, Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu, on Tuesday, raised the alarm that only five of the 36 states in the country can survive the financial crisis that the nation is likely to face in recent times.Aliyu’s alarm came against the backdrop of the ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - 13 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Gov. Aliyu Urges Political Parties To Ensure Free, Fair Primaries For 2015 Elections

— Oct 21, 2014 |Gov. Babangida Aliyu of Niger on Tuesday urged political parties in the country to ensure free and fair primaries in choosing candidates for the 2015 general elections.Aliyu of Niger made the appeal at the 2014 workshop of the Cooperative ... [Published Leadership - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Nigeria: SON Issues Mancap Certificates to 13 Firms in Niger

By Chinwendu NnadozieMinna — Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has issued the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certificate of excellence to 13 companies in Niger State for consistency in conformity with with Nigerian Industrial ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Niger APC, PDP bicker over appointment of LG caretaker committees

Share This TagsFrom Yakubu Mustapha , MinnaThe Niger state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the appointment and inauguration of caretaker committees to run the affairs of the 25 local government areas ... [Published People Daily - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

REVOLT: Youths Attack District Head’s Palace

|Irate youths over the weekend allegedly attacked the palace of the district head of Manta in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, Alhaji Labaran Manta, destroying the palace and his property.LEADERSHIP gathered that trouble started when the ... [Published Leadership - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Deputy gov, ex-minister join Niger guber race

• Aliyu inaugurates councils’ caretaker bodiesAFTER months of speculations, the Deputy Governor of Niger State, Ahmed Musa Ibeto, has picked nomination form to contest the 2015 governorship election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Stomach infrastructure ’ll destroy our country –Gov. Aliyu

Money aids electoral process but when it is used in the negative in the form of inducing electorates and influencing their choice of candidate at the poll and buying the conscience of the electorate then the democratic system is heading for doom.From ... [Published Daily Newswatch - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

FG delays preparation for NICEGA-LOC

By Chinwendu Nnadozie Snr. Correspondent, MinnaThe Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for this years’ Nigeria Colleges of Education Games Association (NICEGA)  says preparation for the Games has been put on hold due to lack of funds.The LOC said at the ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Germany To Spend €50million On Climate Change In West Africa

THE German Government, through the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is to spend €50million, about N10billion for the next three years in ten West African countries for the training of experts on climate change and Adaptation Land Use ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Former Minister Joins Niger State Guber Race

A former Minister of Commerce, Mustapha Bello, has joined the Niger State governorship race under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).He made his intention known during his official declaration in Minna, the Niger State capital.He noted ... [Published Channels TV Nigeria - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

13 Companies Receives MANCAP Certificates From SON in Niger

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has issued the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certificate of excellence to 13 companies for consistently conforming to Nigerian Industrial Standards (NIS).The Director General of SON, Dr ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 16 2014]

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SON cannot be everywhere, Olufade said, adding, "It is the duty of all stakeholders or perhaps other patriotic Nigerians to alert SON about the nefarious activities of these unpatriotic Nigerians who are sabotaging the nation's economy"
He said further that the LOC has been able to cope even without the needed funding from the federal government. "I know they have approved N5 million which we are still awaiting. Till now we have not been able to access the funds. But that of ETF (N50 million) we are going to access it soonest because we have done over 70 percent of what we are need to do to access the fund" , he added
"The programme is aimed at contributing to the education of next generation of African scientists and policy makers in the field of climate change and land use management" he said
"Our country has never been in greater need for change," Tukur said. "What came out loud and clear during our consultative tours were people telling us that they were tired of change as a slogan - they needed change as an action word now."

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Who is afraid of Ibeto? [Published Hallmark News - 4 hours ago]
Only 5 states can survive financial crisis —Go... [Published Nigerian Tribune - 13 hours ago]
I Have a Preferred Candidate,God Has a Final Sa... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 18 hours ago]
Gov. Aliyu Urges Political Parties To Ensure Fr... [Published Leadership - 21 hours ago]
Nigeria: SON Issues Mancap Certificates to 13 F... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 21 2014]
Niger State To Promote Exports [Published Leadership - Oct 20 2014]
REVOLT: Youths Attack District Head’s Palace [Published Leadership - Oct 20 2014]
Deputy gov, ex-minister join Niger guber race [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 20 2014]
Stomach infrastructure ’ll destroy our country... [Published Daily Newswatch - Oct 20 2014]
Niger APC, PDP bicker over appointment of LG ca... [Published People Daily - Oct 20 2014]
TAN Hands over 17.8million signatures to Sambo [Published Spy Ghana - Oct 19 2014]
2015 presidency: Jonathan’s carnival grand fina... [Published Daily Sun - Oct 19 2014]
FG delays preparation for NICEGA-LOC [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Oct 19 2014]
The Reason For Evergreen Mandate Group Is To Ma... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 18 2014]
My Upbringing Has Prepared Me to Play Big Roles... [Published This Day Online - Oct 18 2014]
Gov. Aliyu Insists that Immunity Clause Should ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 18 2014]
Germany To Spend €50million On Climate Change I... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 17 2014]
Former Minister Joins Niger State Guber Race [Published Channels TV Nigeria - Oct 17 2014]
13 Companies Receives MANCAP Certificates From ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 16 2014]
NICEGA: LOC Yet To Access N5m Funds From FG [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 16 2014]
NICEGA: LOC begs FG to release N5m allocation [Published Nigeria Punch - Oct 16 2014]
Reps lament slow pace of work on River Niger dr... [Published Daily Newswatch - Oct 16 2014]
Gov. Aliyu picks PDP senatorial form for Niger ... [Published People Daily - Oct 15 2014]
Climate change: German to spend N10b in West Af... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Oct 15 2014]
Zuba Fruits Market: Here, dirt, chaos are commo... [Published Daily Sun - Oct 15 2014]
Sam Nda-Isaiah To Declare Ambition On October 28 [Published Spy Ghana - Oct 14 2014]
Nigeria: Germany to Spend 50 Million Euros On W... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 14 2014]
Flooding: Experts call for better environment m... [Published Nigeria Punch - Oct 13 2014]
Saraki drops presidential bid, Kwankwaso to run [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 13 2014]
2015: Again, Tambuwal Sighted in APC State Event [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Oct 13 2014]
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