Saturday, 4th December 2021
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21 Sep
Four people were killed after a passenger bus they were travelling in plunged into a river in Taraba State.
25 Oct 2020
The Taraba Government has imposed a curfew on Jalingo, the State capital, following the invasion of government warehouses by hoodlums on Saturday. The Deputy Governor of the State, Alhaji Haruna Manu, announced the order in a state wide broadcast in Jalingo on Saturday night. Manu expressed worry that some hoodlums invaded government warehouses containing palliatives…
18 Sep 2020
Taraba state government has concluded plans to re-open basic and secondary schools on Monday, September 21, 2020. Making the plan public yesterday in Jalingo
9 May 2020
Christian Reform Church, Nigeria (CRC-N) has called for the deployment of more security operatives to the troubled areas of Taraba State saying this will restore normalcy in the area
24 Feb 2020
The Middle Belt Forum (BBF) has raised the alarm over alleged plot by some disgruntled elements to cause a breakdown of law and order in Taraba State.
10 Nov 2019
To guide young people and help nurture them into productive adults, The Challenge Initiative (TCI), yesterday, trained members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Taraba State on Life Planning for Youths and adolescents (LPAY).
5 Oct 2019
An undergraduate of Computer Science at the Adamawa State University, Abdulbasit Umar, was yesterday paraded by the Taraba State Police Command for kidnapping his 10- year-old biological sister, Amina Umar. 
10 Jul 2019
Business activities were again paralyzed in Jalingo, the capital of Taraba State yesterday as tricycle (Keke NAPEP) operators protested against police extortion of their members. The operators unanimously downed tools by refusing to engage in commercial activities, which left many commuters stranded while they trekked long distances to their respective destinations. The situation also forced…
13 May 2019
The Coordinator of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the Jalingo Local Government Area of Taraba, Mr Lawrence Tata, has expressed sadness over the endless killings among ethnic groups, herdsmen and farmers in the state. Tata told newsmen on Monday in Jalingo that the killings should be stopped forthwith for meaningful development to be…
6 May 2019
Unknown gunmen in the early hours of yesterday captured the Permanent Secretary, Taraba Ministry of Water Resources, Mrs. Suzzy Nathan, from her Jalingo home. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the state command, DSP David Misal, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), confirmed the development to newsmen in the capital He said…
15 Mar 2019
Dreams of addressing the security challenges in Jalingo, capital of Taraba State, by imposing a dusk-to-dawn curfew has, no doubt, become a mirage as silent killings and wanton destruction of property are still recorded daily. As at the time of filing in this report, scores of persons have reportedly been killed silently while several others…
15 Mar 2019
The socio-cultural group, Jukun Development Association of Nigeria (JDAN) has raised the alarm over the escalation of violence in Jalingo, the capital of Taraba State, which has left eight persons dead, about 100 missing and houses razed. At a press conference held in Apapa, Lagos yesterday, the group, which described the scope of the violence…


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