Thursday, 21st October 2021
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Darius Ishaku

7 Oct
Barely one week after Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) announced its zoning formula ahead of its October 30 national convention to elect members of its National Working Committee (NWC), fresh facts have linked the decision of its zoning committee...
14 Sep
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari recently called on residents of the state to defend themselves, following massive cases of abductions and killings by terrorists.
25 Aug
The victims of police brutality in Taraba State and their solicitors have called on Governor Darius Ishaku and National Economic Council (NEC) to intervene in the delay to pay them compensation.
21 Jul
Survivors of police brutality in Taraba State have sent a Save Our Soul (SOS) message to Governor Darius Ishaku, urging him to help facilitate the payment of compensation awarded to them by the Christopher Awubra-led panel.
7 Jul
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has tasked other North-East governors to be proactive in ensuring that the multi-billion dollar Mambilla Hydro-Electric Power Project (MHEPP)
21 May
The Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, on Friday described the defection of Governor Ben Ayade to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as an "embarrassment" to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Governor Ishaku spoke to State House Correspondents after he met with the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof Ibrahim Gambari at…
17 May
The dream of Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State to return displaced persons to their homes has again been frustrated, as fresh clashes have displaced no fewer than 1,000 residents from their homes.
7 May
Taraba State Government has warned groups that derive pleasure in sensitising the public on deforestation without seeking clearance from the relevant authorities to stop.
27 Apr
The activities of gunmen in Taraba, Niger and Nasarawa states have caused unprecedented panic and din, leading to the call for emergency in Niger.
24 Mar
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Wednesday said the state is capable of meeting Nigeria’s demand for if the Federal Government can empower it with funds and inputs.
26 Jan
Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has urged security operatives in the state to track down the killers of Ardo-Kola Council Chairman, Salihu Dovo.
12 Jan
The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which wrought disruptions in the social and economic life of societies, has forced the Taraba shift from dependence on external sources of revenue.


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The chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency Buba Marwa Thursday said Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos is the epicentre of drug trafficking in Nigeria. Marwa based his assertion on the volume of drugs seized at the airport since the beginning of the year. "Murtala Mohammed International Airport remains the epicentre of the…
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A 25-year-old man appeared in court on Thursday after being charged with the murder of British MP David Amess, who was stabbed to death last week in what lawyers said was an attack with a "terrorist connection". Ali Harbi Ali, who was arrested at the scene of the killing in Leigh-on-Sea, east of London, last…
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Danbatta sees huge role for the media in conflict resolution From January to August, 2021, about 34 million calls were made by Nigerians, who were seeking succor during emergencies or under any circumstance posing security issue and unrest within their communities. These emergency calls were made using the 122 Emergency Number. The calls were processed…
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R&B singer R. Kelly has been placed on suicide watch following his conviction for sex trafficking charges in New York. The 54-year old singer's attorney Steve Greenburg revealed this at the first court hearing since a jury found Kelly guilty three weeks ago. Greenburg told a federal judge in Chicago that R. Kelly had been…
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Antigua and Barbuda prime minister Gaston Browne said the authorities will arrest a Nigerian couple who are thought to be fleeing to the country after pulling off a N22billion fraud in Nigeria. Antigua Observer reported that Browne spoke in response to claims that the Nigerian couple Bamise and Elizabeth Ajetunmobi had obtained citizenship from Antigua…