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Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up joint border patrol  

Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up joint border patrol  

  Nigeria, the Republic of Benin and Niger, have established a joint border patrol team comprising the Police, Customs, Immigration of the tripartite countries to...

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Emefiele: Niger, Benin must engage Nigeria before border reopens

  The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, on Monday insisted that neighbouring countries must engage with Nigeria before the Nigerian...

Man, two sons, die in Niger boat mishap 

Man, two sons, die in Niger boat mishap 

  The Niger State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the death of three people in a boat mishap at Wuya community on River Kaduna. The Director General of...

Marine police rescue 3 in Badagry boat mishap

Niger moves to curb incessant boat mishaps

The Niger State Government has said that it is in the process of enacting a law through the Ministry of Transport and Inland Waterways to regulate the activities of...

Boat-Mishap

15 die, 37 missing in Niger boat mishap

15 people have lost their lives, while 37 other are still missing in a boat mishap in Borgu local government area of Niger State.  According to a source, the victims...

NIMASA donates relief materials to Niger flood victims

NIMASA donates relief materials to Niger flood victims

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) in continuation of its nationwide donation of relief items to victims affected by flood in some 20 states...

Marine police rescue 3 in Badagry boat mishap

43 missing in Niger boat accident

No fewer than 43 people have been declared missing after a boat travelling from Gori-Beri in the Republic of Benin to Ouna in Niger sank in the Niger River early...

Customs seizes N15m Tramadol in Kaduna

Customs Strike Force intercepts N43.1m Tramadol, Penkidol in Niger

The strike force unit of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday said it impounded a trailer load of Tramadol and Penkidol drugs worth N43.1 million along...

Libya repatriates 164 illegal immigrants to Niger

Libya repatriates 164 illegal immigrants to Niger

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Thursday said that 164 illegal immigrants from Niger had been voluntarily deported from Libya to their country....

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

Illegal migration: Niger urges Europe to end chaos in Libya

If Europe wants to halt migrant boat arrivals on its shores from Africa it must end the state of chaos in Libya, Niger’s President, Mahamadou Issoufou, told Reuters on...

Benin Republic Ambassador to Nigeria, Mrs. Paulette Yekpe

Benin, Nigeria, Niger meeting will end smuggling of rice – Envoy 

The Benin Republic Ambassador to Nigeria, Mrs. Paulette Yekpe, has said that the proposed tripartite meeting by Nigeria, Niger and her country, will establish a...

DPR shuts six filling stations in Niger

DPR shuts six filling stations in Niger

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Niger has sealed six petrol stations over alleged sharp practices. The DPR Operations Controller in the state, Alhaji Isah...