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4 Sep 2019
There was palpable tension yesterday at the delegates’ screening and accreditation venue of the Bayelsa State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary as sporadic gunshots rented the air in Yenagoa.
19 Aug 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday began screening of its governorship aspirants for Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections scheduled for Nov. 16.
17 Aug 2019
A group, the Tiv Youth Council (TYC) has alleged that powerful individuals with political influence were behind the incessant clashes between the Tiv and Jukun in Taraba and Benue states. 
15 Aug 2019
To underscore their frustration with the persistent communal clash between the Tiv and Jukun, hundreds of Taraba State indigenes and other concerned citizens yesterday staged a peaceful protest in Abuja. They urged President Muhammadu Buhari to end the violence that has claimed many lives.
4 Jul 2019
Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has signed an amendment of the Kidnapping and Abduction Prohibition Act 2010 which prescribes death penalty and life imprisonment for kidnappers and abductors. Ishaku's media aide Bala Dan Abu made the disclosure in a statement. He said the amendment sponsored by Taraba House of Assembly speaker Peter Abel Diah, is…
30 May 2019
Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku, has again, asked the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency refund the N22 billion...
21 May 2019
Persons trading on plastic bags in Taraba State have been urged to seek alternative means of livelihood, as the state government...
17 Apr 2019
At last, the much-desired peace between the Tiv and the Jukun, which Governors Darius Ishaku of Taraba State and Samuel Ortom of Benue failed to achieve before leaving the country for holidays, is about being realised by their deputies. Deputy governor of Taraba, Haruna Manu, and his Benue counterpart, Benson Abounu, in the absence of…
15 Apr 2019
Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku and his Benue State counterpart, Samuel Ortom, are not on duty as communal...
12 Mar 2019
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship polls.
9 Mar 2019
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Saturday condemned the arrest of some top PDP supporters in Taraba by the Department of State Services (DSS).Ishaku made the condemnation after casting his vote at Kofan Serki Jukun polling Unit 004 in Takum.
4 Mar 2019
Political calculations of the Taraba State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have suffered a major setback as Governor Darius Ishaku’s hope...


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A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…
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Amid calls for improved budgetary allocation to education by both Federal and state governments, successive administration at all levels in the country have failed to heed the call.
4 hours ago
The controversies surrounding continued payment of fuel subsidy may not have ended as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited, yesterday, presented a bill of N3 trillion for deliberations at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting...
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A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared as unconstitutional the Federal Government’s deduction of funds directly from the Federation Account to fund the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in line with Section 4(1)(a) and (b) of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (Establishment) Act 2019.
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The Chairman, China Africa Business Council (CABC), Chief Dana Chen, has announced that the Chinese government is planning to invest over $300 billion in the African continent over the next three years.