Lalong, Ugwuanyi charge Muslims to practise virtues of Islam
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has called on Muslims to practise the virtues of Islam as professed by Prophet Mohammad.Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on his part, urged Muslims to use the Eid-el-Kabir celebration to promote the core values of Islam for the sustenance of peace, unity and progress of the country.
Plateau killers will be brought to justice soon, says Lalong
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has said that suspects arrested in connection with killings in the state have volunteered useful and far-reaching information, which will help to curb recurrence of violence.
Plateau: Attacked communities back Lalong’s call against land grabbing
Communities recently attacked in Barkin Ladi, Riyom, Jos North and Jos South Local Governments of Plateau State, where suspected herders killed over 200 persons, have thrown their weight behind Governor Simon Lalong’s call against land grabbing.
Lalong condoles with traders as fire guts Jos market
Remnant portion of Jos Main Market, which was burnt in 2002, was further razed Friday, leaving traders in total despair.The fire outbreak destroyed several warehouses.Though no death was recorded, goods of unquantifiable value were destroyed in the inferno.
Lalong tasks Plateau people on terrorism, insurgency
Governor Simon Lalong has called on Plateau people to unite in combating the insurgency and attacks the state currently experiences.
PDP tells Lalong to conduct LG election
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Governor Simon Lalong to direct the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) to conduct local government elections without further delay. State chairman, PDP, Hon. Damishi Sango, stated this, yesterday, while briefing journalists at the PDP secretariat in Jos. Sango cited the 2015 general elections, which…
Group gives security agencies 72-hour ultimatum to arrest Miyetti Allah leader
A group of civil society organizations under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Society for Peace and Good Governance has demanded immediate arrest of the leader of Miyette Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, Alhaji Danladi Ciroma, over complicity in the latest killings in Plateau State by herdsmen. The group, however, lauded the Special Military…
Scores killed as gunmen attack Plateau villages
It was a killing spree by unknown gunmen yesterday in Plateau. Unconfirmed reports put the number of people killed at more than 100.The attacks, said to have started at about 11:00 p.m., occurred in the three local government areas of Barkin Ladi, Riyom and Jos South, and are reportedly ongoing.State governor, Simon Lalong....
Lalong denies allegation of witch-hunt against opponents
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has dismissed allegation of witch-hunt against his opponents.
Plateau woos tourism and travel investors with massive infrastructures upgrade
The Plateau State government has reiterated its resolve to ensure that the state reclaims its positioned as the preferred tourists’ destination in Nigeria.
Civil-military relations key to peace, harmony, says governor
Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong, says civil-military cooperation is a vital instrument for societal peace and harmony. He made the remarks at the 2017 West African Social Activities (WASA) of the Nigerian Army at the 3 Armoured Division, Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, Rukuba Barracks in Jos.