Defection: Niger Gov Orders Deputy Out of Council Meeting


GOVERNOR Babangida Aliyu of Niger State has ordered his deputy, Alhaji Ahmed Ibeto, to stop attending the state executive council meetings following his defection from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress. The governor also alleged that Ibeto called him a thief during one of his campaigns.

Gunmen Break Into Jail in NIger State and Free About 270 Inmates

Unknown gunmen stormed the Minna Medium Prison yard in Niger state around 4:30 yesterday evening. They broke into the prison cells and set free about 270 inmates. According to reports, the gunmen over powered the Prison officials and then broke into the prison’s armory where they stole some weapons and bullet

Gunmen Storm Minna Prison | Free 270 Inmates


Unidentified gunmen attacked the Nigerian Medium Prisons located in the Tunga area of Minna, Niger State on Saturday evening. They killed one individual and freed 270 inmates, New Telegraph reports. Eyewitnesses told reporters that the gunmen were dressed in police bullet-proof uniforms, and shot sporadically at people around David Mark