Niger State News Today
The chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), Aminu Baba, announced this during a briefing with reporters on Monday at the commission’s office in Minna, the state capital.
The All Progressives Congress won the chairmanship elections in 22 local government areas, consoling the lead opposition Peoples Democratic Party with just one seat.
Those battling against the passage of the hate speech bill are not doing Nigeria well because they are ignorant of the dangers their activities pose to the country's progress, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, has said.
After the ban placed on the importation of rice, some goods have become affordable in markets across the state. Legit.ng paid a visit to Mile 12 international market, Mile 12, Lagos to find out how traders are coping so far.
Tsohon gwamnan jihar Neja, Dr Babangida Aliyu na jam’iyyar Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ya yi kira ga hukumar zabe mai zaman kanta (INEC) da ta soke zaben gwamna da aka gudanar a ranar Asabar a jihohin Kogi da Bayelsa.
Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, the senator who sponsored the controversial anti-hate speech, has warned that if nothing was done to stop attacks on Nigerians through social media, the consequences could be unbearable.