Tag: Joshua Dariye

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Bernard DayoMay 20, 2019

The Big 5: Buhari incapable of stopping Boko Haram and herdsmen killings – Obasanjo; Lai Mohammed accuses PDP of attempts to sabotage Buhari’s govt | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Atuku, PDP dismisses INEC’s denials, demand access to servers, results ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 11, 2018

The Late 5: Former Governor, Dariye reportedly received N85m as Senator in prison; NLC vows to make ITUC put defaulting governors on watch list | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: A former governor of Plateau, Joshua Dariye, is reported to still earn ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 17, 2018

Ganduje sues for N3bn, also asking for public apology; Presidential committee says Imo governorship candidate was released so he doesn’t die | Other top stories of the week

These are the stories that drove conversation this week. Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo reacted to a report by a House ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2018

The Late 5: President Buhari says he is on course to achieve his objectives; Court reduces Dariye’s jail term | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove conversation today. The Court of Appeal, Abuja, has reduced the jail term of former ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 16, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 16th of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Just In: Court reduces Dariye’s “excessive” jail term to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2018

Just In: Court reduces Dariye’s “excessive” jail term to 10 years

The Court of Appeal, Abuja, has reduced the jail term of the former governor of Plateau, Joshua Dariye from 14 ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 8, 2018

The Big 5: INEC says it is under no threat in conducting Ekiti Governorship election, Northern Governors pledge to end killings and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Governors of the North-western states of Nigeria have risen from ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 12, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari tenders apology to Abiola over election annulment, Court convicts former Plateau Governor, Dariye and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday tendered a national apology on behalf ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 7, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

by Dolapo Adelana These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today. 1. I will not leave my throne ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 7, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: I will not leave my throne to run for office – Emir Sanusi | Court freezes ex-Enugu CJ’s N50m account | More stories

by Dolapo Adelana From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. NCC declares state of emergency on poor service delivery ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 7, 2017

Ex-Plateau gov., Dariye loses bid to stop N1.1bn fraud trial

by Dolapo Adelana Joshua Dariye, a former Plateau State governor has again lost his bid to scuttle his N1.162 billion ...

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AzeezSeptember 25, 2016

Dariye’s defection to APC is a relief – Plateau PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has said the defection of Senator Joshua Dariye to the All Progressives Congress ...

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ToluSeptember 25, 2016

Charly Boy wants us to leave Patience Jonathan alone and yes, we agree with him

Veteran entertainer, Charles Oputa popularly known as Charly Boy has called on Nigerians to leave Patience Jonathan be as regards her ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 23, 2016

Defection: PDP tells INEC to declare Dariye’s seat vacant

The Plateau state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 10, 2016

6 things we learnt from the trial of ex-Governor Joshua Dariye

A retired detective constable of the UK Metropolitan Police, Peter Clark, on Monday, made shocking revelations while testifying for the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 27, 2016

Joshua Dariye wanted in the UK… EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu to testify against him

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Chairman, Ibrahim Magu will testify in the anti-graft agency’s case against the former governor ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 26, 2016

Atiku’s firm received N100m from N1.1bn diverted by Joshua Dariye – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday, opened its case against former governor of Plateau state, Joshua Dariye, before ...

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Isime EseneApril 5, 2015

YNAIJA ENDORSEMENT: In Plateau, APC’s Simon Lalong is our pick for governor

Despite opposing his aspiration over zoning in Plateau State, Senator Gyang Pwajok eventually emerged the governorship flagbearer of the PDP in the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 13, 2015

Plateau ex-governor, Joshua Dariye’s father rescued from kidnappers

by Iyobosa Omoregie The father of the former governor of Plateau state, Joshua Dariye,  has been rescued from his captors, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 9, 2015

Kidnappers of Joshua Dariye’s father demand N2billion

by Ranti Joseph The gunmen who kidnapped Dariye Dafweng, father of Joshua Dariye, in his Mushere village, Bokkos Local Government ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 8, 2015

Plateau ex-gov, Joshua Dariye’s father kidnapped

by Ranti Joseph Gunmen, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, on Saturday kidnapped Pa Dariye Defwan, the 87- year-old father of ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 20, 2014

I shouldn’t have trusted some people – Former Plateau Governor has “learned” his lesson

by James Sambo Former Governor of Plateau, Chief Joshua Dariye, says he regrets trusting many people while he was in office. ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

Second coming! Murtala Nyako says he’ll be back as Adamawa governor

by Kolapo Olapoju Former Adamawa Governor, Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd) says he’s confident of returning to his post because the ...

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September 27, 2013

Opinion: A critical assessment of the EFCC journey so far

by Segun Dada  Ever since, the corruption trials have not gone beyond the plea stage, some for as long as ...

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July 10, 2013

Sam Omatseye: Brigands in the Rivers temple of law

by Sam Omatseye  We have seen this before. During the Obasanjo era, we witnessed the impeachment of Governor Joshua Dariye ...

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June 4, 2013

Nigeria never remembers its weakest – and more, in today’s news roundup with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze Like other people in the story, which by the way focuses mainly on the ground victims, Ogbonaya ...

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May 4, 2013

Dele Momodu: Governor Amaechi & the devil on the cross

by Dele Momodu What makes this saga very notorious, but divine, is the fact that the Constitution of the Federal ...

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