FG, states sue for reconciliation to end Tiv/Jukun crisis
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
Benue, Taraba government sign peace agreement over Tiv/Jukun crisis
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
Taraba delegation preaches peace to Tiv, Jukun
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
Northern governors, elders, others move to end Jukun, Tiv crisis
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.
Tiv youths, Jukun leaders disagree over alleged settler status
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…
Group frowns at renewed Tiv, Jukun killings
The leadership of Tiv ethnic community in Taraba State has expressed sadness over renewed attacks and looting currently going on in the state...
Agbu: Politics, greed, lies fuelling Tiv/Jukun bloodbath
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...
Reprisal attack in Taraba as Tiv-Jukun killings persist
Barely three days after the joint security meeting between stakeholders from Taraba and Benue states, following recent inter-ethnic crisis between the Tiv and Jukun communities, a fresh outbreak of killings, again, erupted in the early hours of yesterday in Wukari Council when youths suspected to be from one of the ethnic groups attacked their perceived rival…
Fresh 15 bodies recovered as Tiv, Jukun clashes continue
As communal clashes between Jukun and Tiv communities in Taraba and Benue states continue, no fewer than 15 dead bodies of Tiv victims were again recovered yesterday at Vaase settlement in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State.