Media organisation awards Lalong best Governor 2019
The Independent Newspapers Ltd, publishers of Daily Independent, Saturday and Sunday Independent, has awarded Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau as the best Governor in 2019.
Lalong pledges to empower youths who surrender arms
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has promised that the youths who voluntarily gave up small arms in Lantang North and Langtang South councils recently will be empowered. Lalong disclosed this at the weekend during the community-driven arms recovery and rehabilitation pilot programme at Langtang North Council secretariat.
Plateau to enact anti-land grabbing law, others
The Plateau State Executive Council yesterday approved a bill to prohibit forcible occupation of landed property by armed persons.
Buhari congratulates Lalong of Plateau on Knighthood
President Buhari’s congratulatory message was conveyed through a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Saturday.
We’re ready for conciliation, says Lalong
Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has said that his administration is ready to reconcile with all the stakeholders to move the state forward.
Lalong seeks FG’s support for Plateau IDPs
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong, yesterday in Abuja, pleaded with the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development to assist the state in rehabilitating and reintegrating Internally Displaced Persons
Supreme Court dismisses Useni’s suit against election of Gov. Lalong
The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the appeal challenging the return of Simon Lalong as duly elected Governor of Plateau.
Plateau earmarks N1b for poll in four councils
The Plateau State Government has finally decided to conduct elections in four council areas of the state, but did not give specifications on the mode of the polls.
… North will adopt comprehensive strategy to address insecurity, says Lalong
The Governor of Plateau State and Chairman of Northern States Governors’ Forum, Simon Lalong, yesterday, said states in the region were set to adopt a comprehensive strategy that would frontally tackle the menace of insecurity in the area.