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Plateau State

20 Oct 2020
Plateau State governor Simon Lalong Tuesday night declared a 24-hour curfew in two local governments in the state. The affected local governments are Jos South and Jos North. The curfew is scheduled to start at 8 pm until further notice. Lalong said he was forced to declare the curfew after "hoodlums...attacked and molested innocent citizens…
20 Oct 2020
The member representing Jos South/Jos East Federal Constituency of Plateau State in the House of Assembly, Dachung Bagos, has backed the ongoing #EndSARS protests by youths across the federation.
11 Oct 2020
The governorship candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State in the 2019 general elections, General Jeremiah Timbut Useni Rtd, has appealed to the Federal Government...
5 Sep 2020
Strong signals that the number of women in the National Assembly would increase emerged yesterday when a female lecturer, Prof. Nora Dadu’ut, clinched the ticket of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau State.
29 Aug 2020
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has warned that community leaders found wanting over dirty environment in their various communities in the state would be punished.
19 Jul 2020
The National Association of Women Journalists (NAWoJ), Plateau State chapter, has described as disturbing the increasing cases of rape and child molestation in the state.
7 Jul 2020
The Federal Government says it will build a concrete bridge over the Wase Waterways in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau State, as a replacement for the recently collapsed Wase Bridge
3 Jul 2020
The chief of staff to the Plateau State Governor, Noel Donjur, has tested positive to COVID-19 after the test that was conducted for members of the state executive committee on 1st July 2020. "The outcome of the tests indicate that all other members of the State EXCO tested negative except the Chief of Staff who…
20 Jun 2020
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), on Friday,  June 19 neutralised three kidnappers...
13 Jun 2020
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has lifted the lockdown earlier imposed in the State until further notice, urging the citizens to take responsibility for their health.
26 May 2020
“While this year’s Eid-el-Fitr may be celebrated in solemnity and privacy of your homes, the occasion nonetheless presents the opportunity for our Muslim brothers and sisters...
26 May 2020
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has inaugurated the State Community Policing Advisory Committee as part of efforts to tackle crime through a bottom-top approach.


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