Tag: plateau state

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 17, 2018

The Big 5: NASS pass 2018 budget of N9.12trn, FG says Leah Sharibu has not been abandoned and other stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: The two chambers of the National Assembly, passed the 2018 budget ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 15, 2017

‘Igbo traders in Kaduna close early to avoid reprisal’

Igbo traders in Kaduna reportedly closed early on Friday amidst fears of a reprisal over the reported attack on Hausa ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 15, 2017

2 killed, several others injured in fracas in Plateau – Governor

The governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong while meeting with community and religious leaders, has confirmed that two persons died during ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 7, 2017

Lassa Fever kills 1 in Plateau

At least one student has been reportedly died at the Federal Government Girls’ College, Lantang in Plateau State, following the ...

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AzeezSeptember 8, 2016

This is when Plateau will start exporting rice

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has said the state will begin the exportation of rice by next year. Lalong told ...

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AzeezSeptember 6, 2016

Five new cases of Lassa fever discovered in Plateau

The Plateau State Health Commissioner, Dr. Kuden Kamshak on Tuesday said the state has reported four new cases of Lassa ...

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AzeezJuly 21, 2016

Just In: Plateau govt imposes 24-hour curfew in Bokkos

Following the recent series of violence in Bokkos LGA, Plateau State, the government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the ...

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AzeezJuly 21, 2016

Just In: Fresh attack on Plateau community

Following a recent attack in Bokkos LGA of Plateau state where a monarch was killed, another attack has taken place ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 12, 2015

‘Former Plateau governor, Jang got N525bn in 8 years, left N222bn debt behind’

The transition committee in Plateau state, has said that former governor of the state, Jonah Jang, got N525.35bn as statutory allocations ...

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Janeth JJuly 6, 2015

Plateau governor Lalong dissolves 17 local councils

Governor of Plateau state, Simon Lalong has dissolved the 17 local government councils in the state. In a statement issued ...

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Janeth JApril 13, 2015

#NigeriaDecides: Lalong wins Plateau election with 44,000 votes

by Ranti Joseph The election results released by INEC in Plateau State gubernatorial election has showed the All Progressives Congress ...

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Kolapo OlapojuApril 5, 2015

In case you’re wondering, Gov. Jang explains why he won his senate contest

by Panshak Ibrahim Governor of Plateau state,Jonah Jang, has revealed why he won his election into the Senate. Jang stated ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 14, 2015

APC plans to attack its leaders & blame it on PDP – Fani-Kayode’s latest allegation will make you shudder

by Kolapo Olapoju According to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is planning ...

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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 OlapojuDecember 22, 2014

Family affair: Plateau gov appoints son as commissioner

by Panshak Ibrahim   Plateau State Governor, Jonah Jang, has appointed his son, Yakubu, as the state Commissioner for Lands and ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 26, 2014

N442 million for plates, spoons and curtains! This is what Plateau’s budget looks like

by Kolapo Olapoju Yesterday, the Plateau State Government sent a supplementary budget of N23.4bn to the state House of Assembly ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 12, 2014

2015: Plateau gets more polling units

by James Sambo The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has allocated an additional 1,542 polling units to Plateau State bringing ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 5, 2014

“It’s a bomb” | “It’s not a bomb” || Fear grips Jos over explosive laden car

by Kolapo Olapoju   A car filled with explosives was discovered in the Dogon Karfe area of Jos North LGA, ...

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YEditorAugust 28, 2014

Five years after, Plateau finally gets ready to release report on Jos Crisis

by James Sambo The Plateau State government will soon release the report of the Justice Bola Ajibola Commission of Inquiry ...

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July 27, 2014

Rain destroys over 100 houses in Plateau

by S’ola Filani Over 100 houses and farmlands in Fobur, Angware and Rinji Angware of Jos East local government area ...

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May 24, 2014

BREAKING: Another explosion hits Jos

by Akan Ido There are reports of another explosion in Jos, the capital of Plateau State. Sources say the explosion occurred around Bauchi ...

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April 3, 2014

Joke Silva, Onyeka Onwenu, Gen. Gowon, Gov. Oshiomhole, others honoured at the Nigerian Centennial Gala in London (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Headlining a weeklong chain of events in London to celebrate the success of Nigeria over the past 100 ...

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December 9, 2013

Terrible: Woman paraded for stealing one week old baby in Plateau

by ‘Jola Sotubo A woman in Plateau has been apprehended by police after reports that she kidnapped a 7-day-old baby ...

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November 25, 2013

5 people killed, 200 houses burnt in Plateau

by Adeola Balogun Renewed clashes in Plateau have reportedly left 5 persons dead and not less than 200 homes destroyed. ...

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November 20, 2013

EFCC to arraign this pastor over N40 million fraud (PICTURED)

by Muyiwa Daropale   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Thursday, November 21, arraign David Kim Pam, at ...

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November 18, 2013

‘We were paid to bring her body parts’ – Suspected ritualists confess after killing 11-year-old

by ‘Jola Sotubo Police officers in Plateau have apprehended 5 persons for their alleged roles in the death of an ...

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November 9, 2013

‘Terror’ squad busted: Fake EFCC officer gets 15 years in jail

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man arrested for fraudulently impersonating an officer of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has ...

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October 31, 2013

Monsters: 5 men arrested for gang-raping 9-year-old neighbour in Plateau

by ‘Jola Sotubo Five men have been arrested by police operatives in Plateau State after they were accused of forcefully ...

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October 20, 2013

Tragic news: Cholera outbreak leaves 8 people dead, many more hospitalized in Plateau

by Adeola Balogun An outbreak of cholera has taken hold in Namu village in the Qua’pan Local Government Area of ...

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October 9, 2013

Sad news: Solomon Lar, ex-Plateau governor dies

by Oge Okonkwo Former Governor of Plateau state, Solomon Lar has passed away. According to reports, the death of Chief Lar ...

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