Wednesday, 29th November 2023


16 Oct
Sir: Nigeria’s seemingly unstoppable guillotine of mob justice has claimed yet another victim with the brutal killing of Mr. Fwinbe Thomas Gofwan by a mob in Jos for stealing a car he owned, by all accounts. In Nigeria, the mob that has shown itself lurking and lethal in Sokoto State, the Federal Capital Territory, as well…
28 Aug
An 86-year-old man, Joshua Deme, had reportedly been killed by armed men on his farm in Rahwol Gasa, Barkin Ladi, of Plateau State. According to the reports, the elderly man was working on his farm when he was attacked by armed men who were fleeing the area. It was gathered that the attackers tied the…
20 Apr
The 3 Division, Nigerian Army, Rukuba, near Jos, has organised a training on Basic Driving Course for its personnel. Lt.-Col. Ishaku Takwa, the Acting Deputy Director, Army Public Relations of the command, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Jos. Declaring the training open, Maj.-Gen. Abdusalam Ibrahim, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the…
14 Feb
Two people were on Sunday afternoon, February 12, 2023, killed at a drinking joint at kugya community in Bukuru town of Jos South Local Council of Plateau State.
3 Feb
Created close to half a century ago, so far ruled by 11 appointed military administrators and governed by five elected civilian governors, Plateau State – one of Nigeria’s 36 states located in the central part of the country – has played pivotal roles in shaping the providence of Nigeria and many Nigerians: from serving as a breeding ground for numerous professional stars to being an incubator of strategic decisions that for decades to come, will feed into the progress of Nigeria. 
20 Jan
Tourists choose where they visit because of unique features associated with such places. These include, culture, architecture, gastronomy, infrastructure, landscape and events, sometimes, shopping experience. According to tourism experts, these features make one destination different from the other. Jos as a destination for whites During colonial era, up to the 1990s, many identified Jos, originally…
30 Dec 2022
• IGP pledges to reposition force • Lalong launches Emblem, praises dead soldiers Four hundred and fifty-six police recruits, comprising of 400 males and 56 females, were at the Passing Out Parade ground of the Police Training School, Jos, Plateau State, for their graduation. Cadets from Plateau and Taraba states were involved in the six-month,…
9 Dec 2022
About 460 professional and amateur golfers are in Jos, Plateau State, to compete in the ongoing Governor Simon Lalong’s golf tournament. Speaking at the Lamingo Golf Club, Jos, yesterday, Captain of the Club, Rev. Father Blaise Agwom, said Lalong has been sponsoring and organising the tournament since he assumed office in 2015, adding: “This is…


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Abia State Government has introduced a whistle-blowing policy, which empowers members of the public to raise the alarm over suspected fraudulent acts.
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Chairman of Platform Petroleum Limited and Rivers State Accord governorship candidate in the March 18, 2023 governorship election, Dumo Lulu-Briggs, has been awarded the Euroknowledge Exceptional Leadership Award .
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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has canvassed the support of agricultural scientists and experts as the nation grapples with the challenges of diversifying the economy.
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It was a sad day, yesterday, for residents of Obio Akpor council of Rivers state, after fire outbreak gutted a section of a filling station located along Rumuokwurushi Junction of the metropolis.
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Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has adjourned hearing to December 5 on a matter brought before it by a lawmaker, Edison Ehie, seeking to restrain Martin Amaewhule from presiding over the activities of the Rivers State House of Assembly.
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The National Union of Food, Beverages and Tobacco Employees (NUFBTE) has called on the Federal Government to provide a conducive atmosphere for local manufacturers to thrive.
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AREWA Consultative Forum (ACF) is in deep sorrow over the death of Dora Maude Miller-Akanya, who passed on at 90 years of age. The deceased is sister to the late Northern musician, Bala Miller, and descendant...
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