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Taraba records 100 kidnappings in 9 months – Gov. Ishaku

Gov.Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Thursday, said that the state recorded over 100 cases of kidnapping between January and September. Ishaku disclosed this in...

GOC solicits support to end ethnic clashes in Taraba

Crisis By Martins Abochol Takum (Taraba) Maj.-Gen. Nuhu Angbazo, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 Division Jos, has appealed to religious leaders and traditional ruler in...

Tiv/Jukun leaders in Taraba agree to ceasefire

The leaderships of the Tiv and Junkun waring factions in the Southern part of Taraba on Thursday, agreed to a ceasefire to allow the...

Food crisis imminent if Taraba crisis persists, CAN says

Pastor Isaiah Jirapye, Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Taraba chapter, has said that food crisis was imminent if the Tiv/Jukun communal violence was...

Don’t be used as instruments of violence, Taraba PDP chairman advises...

Violence Mr Victor Kona, Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Taraba, has urged youths not...

Taraba Assembly Clerk denies hosting meeting with Tiv elites

Mr Orngu Mellah, Clerk of the Taraba State House of Assembly, has denied hosting an emergency meeting of Tiv elites in Jalingo. Mellah said...

Taraba assembly inaugurates standing committees

NNN: The Taraba House of Assembly on Tuesday inaugurated 20 special and standing committees. Inaugurating the committees in Jalingo, the Speaker, Mr Abel Diah,...

Catholic Priest killed by unknown gunmen in Taraba

A Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. David Tanko, was on Thursday killed by gunmen in the Takum Local Government Area of Taraba. The Chairman of the...

DPR approves 2 LPG plant sites in Taraba

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has approved two sites for the building of Liquefied Petrol and Gas (LPG) plants in Jalingo. Mr Jeremiah Mashat,...

Gov. Ishaku urges corps members to respect host community’s culture

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Thursday advised members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) posted to the state to respect the cultures...

Former Taraba lawmaker wants more youths in Gov Ishaku’s cabinet

Alhaji Imam Imam, a former member of the Taraba House of Assembly, has advised Gov. Darius Ishaku to appoint more youths into government to...

Tiv/Jukun crisis: NYSC redeploys corps members serving in affected communities

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has redeployed corps  members serving in crisis affected communities in southern part of Taraba. Mrs Florence Yakuugh, NYSC Coordinator...

Bishop pleads with Tiv, Jukun over killings, destruction

The Catholic Bishop of Jalingo Diocese, Most Rev. Charles Hammawa, on Wednesday appealed to Jukun and Tiv people in Wukari Local Government of Taraba...

Taraba monarch decries occupation of 17 Kona villages by suspected herdsmen

Chief Augustine Njanmeng, the traditional ruler of Kona people has decried the occupation of 17 villages belonging to his community by suspected herdsmen in...

Taraba Assembly adopts death penalty for kidnappers

The Taraba House of Assembly on Tuesday amended the state Kidnapping and Abduction Prohibition Act 2010, to introduce death penalty and life imprisonment for...

Taraba water agency urges water consumers to pay bills promptly

Taraba State Water Supply Agency has appealed to consumers in Jalingo to pay their bills, promptly, to enable the agency serve them better. Mr Buba...

APC chieftain faults call for Oshiomholes’s resignation

Alhaji Ahmed Lawal, State Organising Secretary of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Adamawa says the call for the resignation of the party’s...

Adamawa govt. to sue Zenith bank for breach of contract

The Adamawa government says it will take legal action against Zenith Bank for delay in payment of April salaries to workers in...

Adamawa NUT lauds establishment of National Secondary Schools Commission

Mr Rodney Nathan, Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) in Adamawa has commended the Federal Government for establishing the National...

Gov. Bindow, aides entitled to severance benefits-CSO

Bindow has every right to pay severance package to himself-CSO Severance Mr Mapida Ikwurunyi, Coordinator, Justice Frontier Forum, says that Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa...

Gov. Bindow endorses N30,000 minimum wage to workers

    Wage Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Wednesday announced that the state government would implement N30, 000 minimum wage which had become law...

APC National secretary: Adamawa youths endorse Lawal

APC National secretary: Adamawa APC youths  endorse Lawal Endorsement The Adamawa APC Youths Vanguard has endorsed the candidature of Alhaji Ahmed Lawal  for position of...