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7 Jan
Southern Taraba (Jukun) youths in the Diaspora have urged Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State to stop neglecting traditional rulers.
14 Dec 2020
After years of killings and destruction of property occasioned by upheavals in Assa and Chonku chiefdoms of Wukari Council of Taraba State, the Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups came together
24 Oct 2020
Demarcating the boundary between Taraba and Benue states has been identified as the surest way of achieving lasting peace between the Tiv and the Jukun ethnic groups in Taraba state who have been at loggerheads since 1991. Chairman of the seven-man Judicial Commission of Enquiry into the crisis, Kummai Aka’as, who made the observation, said…
7 Aug 2020
Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Ignatius Kaigama, has called on the government to end the recurring clashes between the Tiv and Jukun in Taraba State, which has plunged the people into greater poverty.
27 Apr 2020
Efforts to end the protracted conflict between the Tiv and the Jukun took another dimension last week when governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State hosted a mediation meeting with deputy governors
14 Apr 2020
The Benue and Taraba Governments on Tuesday signed a peace agreement to end the lingering crisis between Tiv and Jukun. This was contained in a communique signed by the Deputy Governors of Nasarawa
27 Oct 2019
Benue governor Samuel Ortom on Sunday commended his Taraba counterpart Darius Ishaku over peace initiatives aimed at ending the protracted Jukun/Tiv communal crisis in the north-eastern state.
18 Oct 2019
A 10-men delegation constituted by Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku has urged warring parties in Benue and Taraba states to follow the path of peace
14 Oct 2019
The Northern Governors Forum (NGF), elders and community leaders have perfected plans to ensure peaceful coexistence between Jukun and Tiv communities of Taraba State before the end of the month.
6 May 2019
Tiv Youth Organisation (TYO) has urged leaders of the Jukun ethnic group to desist from comments capable of inflaming the volatile atmosphere in Benue and Taraba states. President-general of TYO, Timothy Hembaor, gave the charge in a statement he issued in Makurdi yesterday. Hembaor was reacting to comments credited to a Jukun legislator on the…
21 Apr 2019
The leadership of Tiv ethnic community in Taraba State has expressed sadness over renewed attacks and looting currently going on in the state...
21 Apr 2019
The killings going on in this state between the Jukun and the Tiv ethnic groups is uncalled for, unwarranted and a disgrace to both groups...

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