Thursday, 27th January 2022
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Plateau State

3 Jul 2016
Tension is building following the resurgence of the unresolved conflict between residents of border communities of Plateau and Taraba States.
17 Jun 2016
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau says he has explained the grazing reserve/ranching Federal Government policy generating controversies to some Plateau citizens in diaspora.
12 Jun 2016
A Member of the House of Representatives in Plateau State, Istifanus Gyang, has rejected the plan to create grazing reserves in Plateau State.
1 Jun 2016
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has denied reports in some sections of the media, that he has signed a grazing reserve agreement in order to get a World Bank loan.
8 May 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has restated Federal Government’s commitment to supporting and elevating the nation’s numerous festivals to enable them to contribute ...
11 Apr 2015
In plateau state, there are two major contenders to the governorship race. Both of them are eminently qualified to occupy the coveted seat of the governor of the state.
14 Mar 2015
RIGHT from the outset, Plateau State is not known for political violence. This informed the state’s appellation of “Home of Peace and Tourism.” When democratic governance returned in Nigeria in 1999, hate campaigns, hate speeches were unknown to the Plateau people until the state lost its innocence in 2001 not to political violence, but to extraneous religious violence and colouration which is still staring the state in the face up till date.
13 Mar 2015
FOR the umpteenth time, the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic party (PDP) in Plateau State, Senator Gyang Pwajok, has appealed to his co-contestants who lost in the primaries with him to sheathe the sword and join hands with him to move the state to the next level. He declared this recently while speaking with journalists in Jos, the Plateau State capital.


3 hours ago
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.
3 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...
3 hours ago
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.
3 hours ago
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.
3 hours ago
Candidate of the former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, Chief Bisi Kolawole, was last night declared winner of the primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held yesterday to fly the party’s flag in the June 18 governorship election in the state.