Father of defiled girl held for rejecting settlement
While seven-year-old Aisha Muhammed is battling with injuries and mental torture inflicted on her by a 48-year-old man, Suleiman Adamu, of Agwan-Kasa, Jalingo metropolis of Taraba State...
Ishaku seeks UN assistance on refugee problems in Taraba
Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku of Taraba State has expressed dismay over the ongoing crisis in neighboring Cameroon, which he said had led to a refugee population of over 15,000 people in the state.
Taraba workers down tools over new minimum wage
The alleged refusal of Taraba State Government to implement the new national minimum wage of N30,000 has pushed civil servants across public establishments in the state to down tools.
Taraba group lauds gov for restoring peace
Youths of Taraba State under the aegis of Ussa Youths Congress (UYC) have commended Governor Darius Ishaku for restoring peace to the state.
Olonisakin Commissions Five Boreholes In Taraba Border Communities
To address water scarcity, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, has commissioned five hand-pump boreholes in five Taraba communities at the border with Benue State.
Rice farmers escape with N364m Central Bank of Nigeria loans in Taraba State
No fewer than 3,383 farmers, who benefited from the N364 million loan in Taraba State between 2018 and 2019, are on the run.
Taraba trims 2020 budget, dedicates 12.6% to COVID-19
Taraba State government has trimmed its 2020 budget from N215,923,576,810 to N176,616,318,475.
Troops eliminate notorious bandits recover cache of arms in Taraba
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of “Operation Whirl Stroke”, on Friday, eliminated two notorious bandits who had been attacking communities in Benue and Taraba. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, in a statement on Saturday, said the success was a result of the troops’ aggressive aggressive clearance operations in the states. Enenche…
COVID-19: Malaria patients avoid health facilities in Taraba
For fear of being suspected to have contracted Coronavirus, malaria patients, especially those living in rural areas of Taraba State, have stopped accessing health facilities. Also, the inability of relevant authorities to equip health workers, who have not come in contact with COVID-19 cases, with adequate Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs), have had negative effect on malaria intervention.…