Minna (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Minna (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 9.6
Longitude: 6.55
population: 291,930
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Committee of vc's of Nigeria universities to stop award of Degrees to Politicians,businessmen

The Vice Chancellor of the Ibrahim Banangida University (IBBU) Lapai, Professor Ibrahim Kolo yesterday said that the Committee of Vice Chancellors of Nigeria Universities has taken a serious measure to stop the purchase of honorary degrees by politicians ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

storm destroys several homes in Minna,Niger state

People living in Minna were on Monday night gripped with fear as windy storm and heavy downpour destroyed several houses and electric poles.The dusty wind and stormy rain which started 8 o'clock in the evening disrupted movements as commuters hurriedly ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Why CBN introduced cashless policy —Acting gov

The Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mrs Sarah Alade, has disclosed that a recent study indicated that the total cost of the financial system that includes cash logistics, handling and storage is projected to surpass N190 billion ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Easing The Burden Of Hydro Power Producing States With HYPPADEC Law

Having resolved all grey areas, the Senate has passed the long awaited Hydro-electric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) bill, the president’s accent is all that is now required to give life to the commission, writes JULIET ALOHAN ... [Published Leadership - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Northern Governors to Discuss Nyako’s Memo Thursday

The 19 northern governors are to meet on Thursday to discuss the issues raised by the governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako in his memo to the  Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) last week.In a statement Monday  in Minna, the NSGF chairman and ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Electricity Problems Beyond Our Cont...

Resolution of the country's epileptic power situation appears to be far-fetched at the moment, as the power distribution companies have disclosed that most of the factors responsible for the problems bedeviling the Nigerian power sector are beyond their ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

Nigeria’s quest for stable power supply attainable by 2016 —NERC boss

chairman, Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Dr Sam Amadi, has projected that the nation’s quest for regular electricity supply is attainable before the end of year 2016.He made the projection on Monday while speaking at a town hall meeting ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nigeria: 'Why Journalists Must Be Stakeholders in Peace Building'

Jos — Captain Salisu Mustapha is the longest serving Media and Information Officer for the Special Task Force (STF), Operation Safe Haven, in Plateau State. He was recently appointed Assistant Director, Army Public Relations for 31 Artillery Brigade Minna, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nigeria: Nda-Isaiah - I Was a Subject of Interest to Everybody At Ife Because...

Sam Nda-Isaiah fits the image of an entrepreneur that needs no introduction. In less than a decade, he has diversified his business interest, from owning the Leadership Newspaper Group, to restaurants, publishing, IT companies real estate and many more. ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

PDP has not started campaigning - Dabin

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had only been receiving new members into its fold and not campaigning for general elections coming up in 2015, the party’s chairman in Plateau State, Dr Haruna Dabin, has said.Dabin told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ... [Published Daily Trust - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Pray for Nigeria, Northern governors urge Christians

The Northern  Governors Forum (NGF)  has called on Christians to use the Easter period to pray for the quick resolution of the security challenges currently confronting the nation.The forum’s  Chairman and Governor of  Niger, Dr Babangida Aliyu, in an ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Pray For Nigeria, Northern Governors Urge Christians

The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) has called on Christians to use the Easter period to pray for the quick resolution of the security challenges currently confronting the nation.The forum’s Chairman and Governor of Niger, Dr Babangida Aliyu, in an Easter ... [Published Leadership - Apr 19 2014]

Quotes

One of the affected persons who refused to speak kept screaming "my enemies have succeeded, they sent this storm to me"
Nyako had in the letter said: "Fulani communities in parts of the North who have been in their locations for over 100 years are now being raided and uprooted by paid killers within the Nigerian Army for the satisfaction of the federal administration instead of being protected as citizens with their rights and dignity safe-guarded."
Aliyu disclosed that "with a view to addressing the issues, the forum will discuss the memorandum submitted to it by Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State, where he raised several concerns about the insurgency in the North"

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