Tag: plateau

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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 15, 2018

The Late 5: PDP rejects Ekiti election results, Fayemi says victory is to restore the values of Ekiti people and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation: The National leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the ...

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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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tosin adesinaJuly 4, 2018

Plateau killings: How Simon Lalong brought this avoidable catastrophe upon himself

In January 2018, the YNaija Injustice Blog published a story titled “Ortom knows what to do, but it is election ...

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Edwin OkoloJune 29, 2018

#YNaijaSays: How difficult can it be for the presidency to take decisive action that solves our institutional problems

June has been an especially disheartening month for Nigerians. Tragedy after tragedy has fallen on innocent Nigerians simply looking to ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 29, 2018

The Big 5: Nine die and several injured in Lagos Tanker explosion, Presidency says more people were killed under PDP era and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: An explosion on Thursday occured along the Otedola Bridge axis of Berger ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 28, 2018

The Big 5: Violent protest rocks Jos over killings by herdsmen, FAAC meeting ends in deadlock and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: A violent protest took place in Jos, the Plateau capital on ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 27, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari promises more pressure on Security chiefs, Labour calls for sack of Security chiefs and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday promised to put more pressure ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 26, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari visits Plateau, Aso Rock security operatives ‘harrass’ Ezekwesili and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Jos to assess the level ...

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tosin adesinaJune 26, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Plateau Killings: President Buhari should stop blame game and own up to his Failure

Saturday June 23, 2018 was the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The convention which produced former ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 25, 2018

The Big 5: Curfew in Plateau after killings claims 86, FG says new ranches won’t be owned by Fulani Herdsmen and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Plateau Police Command has confirmed the killing of not less ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 2, 2018

The Late 5: Bauchi Governor nominates Chief of Staff as deputy, Ghana denounces Jonathan for misquoting President Akuffo-Addo and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: Bauchi Governor, Mohammed Abubakar has nominated Alhaji Audu Sule Katagum, the ...

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tosin adesinaMarch 15, 2018

For a president who almost lost his son to reckless behaviour, Buhari seems to condone reckless behaviour

One distinctive characteristics of Nigerian leaders is their love for titles, both appropriate and inappropriate ones. It has become quite ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 5, 2017

250 people die of Snake bites in two states

Two hundred and fifty victims of snake bite have reportedly died in the last three weeks in Plateau and Gombe, ...

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EditorNovember 5, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Nigeria and its “plangent” culture of silence

It seems the maxim: silence is golden was made for Nigeria as we’ve employed it always even when threats are ...

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Samuel OkikeOctober 17, 2017

The Big 5: Buhari speaks on killings in Plateau, Oby Ezekwesili warns FG not to cover up $25bn NNPC scandal, and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today: Plateau state has been experiencing a series ...

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AzeezOctober 16, 2017

The madness in Plateau has gone too far – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the killing of Nigerians in Plateau State has gone too far. What happened: Suspected herdsmen ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 16, 2017

6 killed as suspected herdsmen attack Plateau village

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have killed at least six people in Taagbe, a village in Bassa local government area, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 22, 2017

How social media promotes hate speeches, insecurity – Gov Lalong

The Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong Monday, while declaring open a one-day town hall meeting organised by Plateau Peace Building ...

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AzeezSeptember 8, 2017

Gunmen ‘kill 20’ in Plateau village

Suspected gunmen have killed at least 20 people in a night attack at Ancha Village of Bassa Local Government Area ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 21, 2017

Opinion: Save Plateau corps members

by Frank Ijege After graduation, Nigerian graduates a‎re mandatorily required to serve their fatherland under the National Youth Service Corps ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 5, 2017

Court orders arrest of former Plateau Speaker

A Jos high court on Monday ordered the arrest of John Dabwan, a former Speaker of Plateau state house of ...

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AzeezMay 1, 2017

Corpse grabs brother’s hand in Plateau mortuary

by Azeez Adeniyi There was pandemonium at the Plateau Specialist Hospital mortuary on Monday after hand of a corpse being ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 28, 2017

Doctor remanded in prison for allegedly raping patient

by Dolapo Adelana A medical doctor, Philemon Brazil has been remanded in prison for allegedly raping his patient. The judge, ...

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AzeezApril 12, 2017

#BBNaija: Plateau names Efe as entertainment ambassador

by Azeez Adeniyi Plateau State governor, Solomon Lalong has appointed winner of the just concluded Big Brother Naija show, Efe ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 20, 2017

Plateau gov’s deputy Chief of Staff slumps, dies

by Dolapo Adelana The deputy Chief of Staff to Plateau governor, Barrister Simon Lalong, is dead, Thisday reports. Barrister Yusuf Gambo ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 7, 2017

The YNaja Tracklist: Presidency not being honest with Nigerians on Buhari’s health | Boko Haram attack Yobe villages | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. FG orders investigation into claims of HIV cure – YNaija Boko Haram ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 7, 2017

Plateau sacks 579 workers

The Plateau government has removed 579 workers from its payroll. Disclosing this on Monday in Jos, during the state’s monthly ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 23, 2016

N16.7bn cash withdrawn by Jang unaccounted for – Commission

A probe panel of enquiry has been told how N16.7 billion cash was withdrawn for former governor of Plateau, Jonah ...

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AzeezOctober 13, 2016

45 Shiite members arrested in Plateau

Plateau State Police Command said it has arrested 45 Shi’ites members during a banned procession on Wednesday. The Spokesperson of ...

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