Tag: Taraba State

Joshua OnonoseJuly 21, 2022

Controversy as ‘Fake Bishops’ attend Shettima’s unveiling as Tinubu’s running mate; National grid collapses for 6th time in 2022 | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Controversy as ‘Fake Bishops’ attend Shettima’s unveiling as Tinubu’s running mate National grid collapses for 6th time in 2022 NCAA ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 18, 2017

Body of former Taraba governor, Suntai arrives Nigeria (PHOTOS)

The body of former Taraba state governor, Danbaba Suntai, who died in a U.S. hospital on June 28, arrived today at ...

AzeezDecember 14, 2016

Four disabled persons win primary elections in Taraba

Four disabled persons have emerged candidates of the All Progressives Congress for councillorship poll in the upcoming local government elections ...

AzeezAugust 6, 2016

Taraba: How truck conveying relief materials to IDPs got missing

The permanent secretary, Taraba State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Nuvalga Dan-Habu has said a full truck of relief materials sent ...

AzeezAugust 2, 2016

Taraba is seizing IDPs’ relief material – Minister

Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Jummai Alhassan has accused the Taraba State Government of seizing relief materials provided ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 15, 2016

Job scam: Taraba governor’s aide, accomplice get combined 9 year jail term

Dominic Bukuni , an aide of the Governor of Taraba state, Darius Ishaku, has been convicted of criminal conspiracy, cheating ...

Janeth JMarch 21, 2016

Boko Haram insurgents are ‘relocating to Taraba state’

Senator Emmanuel Bwacha, the Senate Deputy Minority Leader has said Boko Haram terrorist sect is working towards the establishment of ...

Janeth JFebruary 22, 2016

Why Supreme Court upheld PDP’s victory in Taraba state

The Supreme Court has revealed that the Taraba governorship election victory of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Darius Isiaku, was ...

Janeth JFebruary 17, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Army to collaborate with Nollywood | ISIS is broke | Boko Haram attacks Adamawa | More stories

Nasarawa Permanent Secretaries, directors return to work. Leadership PDP picks Ali Sheriff as new chairman. This Day We are not ...

Janeth JNovember 10, 2015

PDP to Buhari: ‘There is crisis in the land, dialogue with the people’

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned the All Progressive Congress-led Federal Government that it will no longer accept the manipulation ...

Janeth JApril 26, 2015

APC’s Aisha Alhassan loses to the PDP in Taraba

by Ranti Joseph Well Mama Taraba lost the election after all as Daruis Ishaku of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 24, 2015

Opinion: How violence killed democracy in Taraba

by Mathias Agbu   The crisis presently going on in the Central African Republic is another recent example that suggests ...

Janeth JApril 14, 2015

Taraba under attack as INEC office, SSG’s house get burnt

by Ranti Joseph The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Gembu, the headquarters of Sardauna local government area on ...

Janeth JApril 13, 2015

Alhassan’s fate hangs in the balance as Taraba governorship election declared inconclusive

by Ranti Joseph Well it seems the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate; Aisha Jummai Alhassan, is still in the guber ...

Janeth JApril 5, 2015

PDP chieftain slumps and dies after campaining in Taraba

by Ranti Joseph Former Deputy Governor of Taraba State and Director-General of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial campaign organisation, ...

SolaMarch 30, 2015

#NigeriaDecides: INEC staff arrested ‘for collecting N20million bribe in Taraba’

by Anike Jacobs An INEC officer in Taraba State has been arrested for allegedly collecting N20 million bribe from a ...

Janeth JFebruary 24, 2015

Taraba PDP members reject ministerial nominee

by Ranti Joseph A coalition of organized forums within the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Taraba State on Tuesday has ...

YEditorSeptember 23, 2014

Suntai drama continues as court stops probe into his health

by James Sambo The High Court sitting in Jalingo, the Taraba state capital, has ordered the medical panel constituted by ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 22, 2014

Sit-tight Taraba Governor Suntai declines to face medical panel

by Kolapo Olapoju Governor of Taraba State, Danbaba Suntai is adamant in shunning the recently-constituted medical panel set up by ...

YEditorSeptember 18, 2014

Let us know what Suntai’s state of health really is – Tsav pleads with Taraba Assembly

by James Sambo A former Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Abubakar Tsav, has appealed to the Taraba State House of ...

January 15, 2014

‘Forgive me, it’s my first time’: Man, 62, pleads after raping 7-year-old girl

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man in Taraba who was arrested by the police on suspicion of rape has been found ...

January 11, 2014

21-year-old man burns himself to death because he wasn’t allowed to marry a Christian

by ‘Jola Sotubo Onlookers were treated to an unpleasant scene in Taraba yesterday after a 21-year-old man set himself ablaze ...

January 9, 2014

Monster: Boy, 17, arrested for raping a 3-year-old in Gombe

by Adeola Balogun A teenage boy in Gombe has been arrested after reports that he raped a toddler. The unidentified ...

January 8, 2014

Monster: Man, 27, arrested for raping a 5-year-old in Taraba

by ‘Jola Sotubo A 27-year-old man in Taraba has been arrested by the police and taken before a court on ...

November 10, 2013

Taraba Deputy Speaker reportedly escapes assassins, one week after Speaker’s death

by Adeola Balogun The people of Taraba State have recorded a near tragedy after reports that the Deputy Speaker of ...

November 4, 2013

Sad news: Taraba speaker slumps and dies

by Oge Okonkwo     Speaker Taraba State House of Assembly, Haruna Tsokwa is dead. He was said to have died ...

October 8, 2013

Opinion: Who wants Governor’s Suntai’s job?

by Zayyad Muhammad The centre point of the entire crisis is acting governor Garba Umar— just like President Jonathan, Garba ...

October 2, 2013

138 suspected hoodlums arrested by police in Taraba over plans to attack gov’t installations

by Tutu Akinlabi Operatives of the Taraba State Police Command, yesterday, intercepted 7 buses containing 138 youths who they suspected ...

September 29, 2013

Gov. Suntai’s aide arrested and detained in Taraba

by Adeola Balogun Just when it seemed the storm in Taraba State was over, the crisis has taken a new ...

September 20, 2013

Taraba gov’t condemns attack on Speaker

by Adeola Balogun The government of Taraba State has issued an official statement condemning the recent attack on the Speaker ...

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