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23 Aug 2020
The recent formation of North East Governors’ Forum (NEGF) and subsequent selection of Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum as its protem chairman have continued to stir debates and discussions among stakeholders, especially in Northern Nigeria.
20 Aug 2020
A black book to register perpetrators of rape and gender-based violence has been opened in Plateau State to ensure maximum punishment and deter others. Governor Simon Bako Lalong made the disclosure in Jos on Wednesday during a webinar on addressing sexual, gender-based violence and rape in Nigeria organised by Gideon & Funmi Para-Mallam Peace Foundation.…
27 Jun 2020
Plateau State governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has urged Nigerians to repose their confidence and support the judiciary, particularly judges, for the dispensation of justice and sustenance of the rule of law.
20 Jun 2020
Worried by the worsening insecurity in their region, governors of the 19 northern states, under the auspices of the Northern States’ Governors’ Forum (NSGF)
5 Jun 2020
Angry customers of a new generation bank expressed their rage by blocking all main security doors into the banking hall for not being attended to by the staff of the bank
29 Mar 2020
Secretary to Plateau State Government, Prof. Danladi Abok Atu, yesterday, denied that Governor Simon Bako Lalong was under self- isolation. Lalong has not been seen in public after he doled out belt-tightening measures in his state broadcast of March 24.
1 Mar 2020
The Chairman of the 19 Northern Governors’ Forum and Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has felicitated with the former Minister of Defence and Chairman, Joint Chief of Staff, Nigerian Armed Forces, General Domkat Bali, as he clocks 80.
11 Feb 2020
Government and people of Plateau State have described the unexpected and sudden death of Senator Ignatius Longjan as painful and unfortunate, adding that they will miss him greatly.
9 Feb 2020
Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has said that henceforth, kidnappers caught in the state would face death penalty.
9 Feb 2020
Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong has warned political, religious and traditional leaders to avoid using divisive and inciting language
7 Feb 2020
On Tuesday evening, at about 7:00p.m. pandemonium descended on the Tina Junction Evening Market in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State, when a young man aged 31, Benjamin Arum Izang..
29 Jan 2020
Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, yesterday spat fire over the recent killings in the state, declaring that he is not taking the matter lying low.


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On 5th November 2021, MTN and Airtel confirmed, through their social media handles, the Approval-in-Principle (AIP) by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for Payment Service Bank (PSB) license. The approval is a step towards fulfilling their long-standing wish. The telcos have never hidden their desire to get fully involved with financial services. The large…
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Ahead of the new year, the BBC has named Multiple Award-winning author and Feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie amongst its list of 100 inspiring and impactful women from around the world for 2021. Adichie is listed under the "Culture and Education" category, which consists of 31 women out of the 100 chosen. Under the post designated…
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The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of the Congo told the Security Council on Monday that “a lasting solution” to the violence “requires a broader political commitment to address the root causes of conflict.”  NEW YORK, USA, December 07, 2021,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-Bintou Keita argued that, for stability to return to eastern Congo, “the State must succeed…
57 mins ago
 The latest global passport index has ranked Nigeria 103 out of 116 countries with the most powerful international passports in the world. Nigeria is sharing the 103rd position with Ethiopia in the 2021 Henley Passport Index. A Nigerian passport, according to the report only guarantees visa-free access to 45 countries of the world. The…
1 hour ago
A Kenyan police officer on Tuesday shot dead six people, including his wife, and wounded two others before turning the gun on himself, police said.