• Governor Sani Bello expresses joy as IBB returns from Germany

    Governor Sani Bello expresses joy as IBB returns from Germany

    Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has said the country still needs elder statesman and former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida around for his wise counsel at this critical period.

    Bello, who welcomed the former military leader back from a medical trip to Germany, said wise counsel of leaders who had weathered the storm and distinguished themselves was needed to bail the country out from the woods.

    The governor who spoke in Minna on Friday was full of praises to […]

  • I can no longer pay salaries, says  Governor Sani Bello

    I can no longer pay salaries, says Governor Sani Bello

    The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, on Wednesday painted a gloomy picture of his state’s economy, saying it had become impossible for him to pay salaries.

    Bello spoke with State House correspondents shortly after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    “We have laid the cards on the table; we are not hiding anything. We are very transparent as much as we can but the truth of the matter is that I cannot give […]

  • No Plans To Cut Niger Workers’ Salary By 70 Per Cent – Governor Sani Bello

    No Plans To Cut Niger Workers’ Salary By 70 Per Cent – Governor Sani Bello

    The Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has stated that he has no intention to reduce workers salaries by 70 per cent as being reported in some media platforms.

    He made the clarification over the weekend adding that government was still engaging the labour on the ways to solve the salary problems amid economic meltdown.

    A statement by the chief press secretary to the governor yesterday in Minna stated that what government did, in its tradition of engaging with stakeholders on […]