Tag: Minna

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 7, 2017

Babangida receives Atiku in Minna

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar visited former military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retd), at his home in Minna, Niger, ...

AzeezOctober 18, 2017

We are retired politicians | Jonathan says after closed door meeting with Babangida

Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida on Wednesday held a closed door meeting in Minna, Niger ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 19, 2017

Saraki visits Babangida in Minna (PHOTOS)

by Dolapo Adelana Senate President Bukola Saraki on Sunday visited Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida at his home in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 13, 2016

Jonathan visits Babangida, Abdulsalami in Minna (PHOTOS)

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday paid a courtesy visit to former Head of states, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida and ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 10, 2016

Babangida returns home ‘healthier and kicking like an old soldier’

Former Military Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida on Friday, returned to Nigeria after a three week medical trip to a ...

Mallam YeroJune 9, 2016

Babangida is ‘sick, receiving treatment in Germany’

Former Military President Ibrahim Babangida has had to dismiss several reports of his death in recent times. On Wednesday, yet ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 8, 2015

‘I’d rather resign from politics than join them’ – This governor really dislikes APC

by Panshak Ibrahim We’ve discovered today that the governor of Niger state, Aliyu Babangida, really does despise the All Progressives Congress party. ...

Isime EseneDecember 27, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: GEJ visits IBB in Minna, Maku vows to rescue Nasarawa citizens, Murtala’s son is Takai’s running mate in Kano, and more

President Goodluck Jonathan Saturday visited former President Ibrahim Babangida in Minna  in what the President said was to appreciate the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 21, 2014

Suicide bombing: 2 female students escape lynching in Minna

by Panshak Ibrahim   Two female students barely escaped being lynched after being suspected to be suicide bombers. The incident ...

Isime EseneDecember 9, 2014

Jailbreak: Jonathan suspends Prisons Controller, others

by Isi Esene The Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro has approved the recommendations of the Controller General of the ...

Isime EseneNovember 4, 2014

Friends again: OBJ visits IBB, hugs Atiku at Minna Airport

by Akan Ido Former President, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida has been receiving visitors since his return from Europe after a two-month ...

Isime EseneNovember 1, 2014

Guess who’s back: IBB returns from medical trip abroad

by Isi Esene Ex-Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida has returned to Nigeria after an extended medical trip abroad. Babangida ...

YEditorOctober 18, 2014

Race for governorships – Bello announces intention in Niger

by James Sambo A former Minister of Commerce, Mustapha Bello, has become the latest person to join the Niger State ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 21, 2014

Babangida reportedly hospitalised in Germany [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   News reports have it that the former military head of state, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, is incapacitated and ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 10, 2014

Homo rape: 37-year-old man detained for defiling 14-year-old boy

by Azubuike Azikiwe A 37-year-old man has been remanded in prison for defiling his ward, a 14-year-old boy. On Wednesday, Yakubu ...

SolaSeptember 10, 2014

Human flesh is tastier than that of animals | Aged grandma and co. kill & eat 9-year-old boy in Minna

by S’ola Filani An unusual cult group which specializes in eating roasted human flesh in Kuso Village in Lavun Local ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 9, 2014

Opinion: Do not condemn all Muslims because of Boko Haram

by Frank Ijege During my primary days, I had very good friends. They are Abdulhakeem Shehu and Ak Shehu . These ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 17, 2014

Do not negotiate with Boko Haram! Babangida tells FG it’s not an option (WATCH)

by Azubuike Azikiwe General Ibrahim Babangida, a former Military head of the Nigerian state, has advised the Federal government against ...

SolaJuly 29, 2014

You think things are tough? A man has committed suicide over N35k [DETAILS]

by Mayowa Aboah A 43-year-old mechanic, Obi Orji, has reportedly committed suicide over his inability to pay his house rent. ...

July 29, 2014

Demola Rewaju: If Buhari had died, there will have been a coup (Y! Superblogger)

by Demola Rewaju If Buhari had died last week, a coup would be inevitable in the next one month and perhaps ...

writerJuly 25, 2014

At last, he speaks! | Read what Babangida has to say about Boko Haram

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the bombing involving General Mohammadu Buhari in Kaduna, his colleague, former head of state General Ibrahim ...

February 28, 2014

Gimba Kakanda: Abuja protests and ‘briefcase’ activism on social media

by Gimba Kakanda But the funny thing about these Abuja-based activists on Twitter is, when you call them and inform ...

January 7, 2014

No woman died in my office – Niger governor explains

by Adeola Balogun In response to reports yesterday that a woman had slumped and died in his office, the Governor ...

December 30, 2013

HORRIBLE: Suspected ritualists slash teenage girl’s throat in Niger

by Oge Okonkwo A teenager’s corpse was found with a deep gash on her throat was found in a nearby ...

December 22, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: 3 Air Force men arrested over fight at police station in Niger

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Three Air Force men have been arrested in connection with the fracas which occurred at the Tudun ...

December 16, 2013

ASUU strike update: Lecturers to hold crucial NEC meeting today, may return to classes

by ‘Jola Sotubo The end of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike might just be near as the ...

November 24, 2013

Terrible: Why I sold my 9-year-old son for N10 million – Suspect confesses

A Niger State magistrate court sitting in Minna, the state capital, has sentenced one Isah Aliyu to five years imprisonment ...

November 14, 2013

Ayokunle Odekunle: Dear Twitterati, is that not your Buhari standing with IBB?

by Ayokunle Odekunle “Whoever is seen in alliances and dalliances with Babangida should never be trusted. Such a person is ...

November 14, 2013

IBB hosts APC leaders, says ‘Nigeria is bigger than the PDP’

The national leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday entered into closed-door meetings with two former leaders, Gen Ibrahim ...

September 12, 2013

SAD: Generator fumes kill family of three in newly-built home in Niger State

by ‘Jola Sotubo A day which should have been one of joy for a young family who moved into a ...

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