Police hunt killers of Plateau monarch, five others
The Plateau State Police Command is on the trail of the bandits who killed a traditional ruler and five other people on Monday. When contacted to confirm the attack yesterday, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Ubah Ogaba,
Taraba group lauds gov for restoring peace
Youths of Taraba State under the aegis of Ussa Youths Congress (UYC) have commended Governor Darius Ishaku for restoring peace to the state.
Tiv/Jukun conflicts: Ishaku urges fleeing communities to return home
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba has called on the people of Chonku village who had fled to Wukari town in the wake of the Tiv/Jukun crisis to return home and resume their normal activities, saying peace has returned to the area. Ishaku made the call while laying the foundation of a Military and Police base…
Tiv must support peace panel for success, says Ishaku
To ascertain the cause(s) of the crisis between the Tiv and the Jukun ethnic groups in Taraba State, Governor Darius Ishaku has said that the Tiv must support the judicial commission of inquiry he set up.
Court summons Ishaku, 18 others over probe panel on Tiv, Jukun clashes
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday, summoned the Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, the nation’s service chiefs and heads of other security agencies over allegations of bias in setting up a panel to probe the clashes between the Jukun and Tiv in the state.
Taraba yet to emplace measures for schools’ resumption
Benue records low turn-out Taraba, unlike other states of the federation, seems not to have plans yet to re-open its schools, especially for the exiting pupils, The Guardian has observed. Though the state’s Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education claimed to have received directive from Governor Darius Ishaku to re-open schools based on the Federal…
Why Ishaku took inauguration of LG bosses to Takum
The pomp that attends the swearing-in of public officials eluded the new chairmen of the 16 councils in Taraba State yesterday, as Governor Darius Ishaku relocated the seat of power from Jalingo to Takum, his home council, where they took their oaths of office.
Jubilation as Taraba relaxes ban on religious gatherings
Taraba State came alive yesterday as Governor Darius Ishaku lifted the ban on religious activities. He had earlier imposed the ban to halt the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Ishaku shuts down markets as Taraba records three COVID-19 cases
Taraba State has recorded three cases of coronavirus, leading to the shutdown by Governor Darius Ishaku. While one has reportedly proved positive, samples of the remaining two were still at the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Abuja, laboratory for investigation.