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.…
Disease outbreak looms in Taraba IDPs
Outbreak of epidemics is imminent in the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Taraba State due to alleged failure of government to attend to the plight...
Killing of policemen in Taraba: Fears, assurances as Malami takes over trial, drops military suspects
Until August 6, 2019, it would have been difficult to imagine that Nigerian soldiers could aim at a moving vehicle, kill three police officers and two civilians guarding a kidnap kingpin...
Kajuru residents flee homes in fear of herders’ attacks
As survivors of the recent attacks and killings by herdsmen in Kajuru Council of Kaduna State flee their homes, no fewer than 30 have arrived Ungwan Maigero community in Chikun Council as refugees.
Bandits kill eight travellers in Taraba
Bandits have reportedly ambushed and killed eight persons in Rafinkada community of Wukari Council of Taraba State.
Tiv urge government intervention to check Taraba killings
The leadership of the Taraba chapter of the Tiv Cultural and Social Association has sought the immediate intervention of the state and federal governments to contain the killings in the state.
Taraba discharges 124 persons from quarantine
The Taraba Technical Committee on COVID-19 on Sunday discharged 124 persons quarantined at the state NYSC orientation camp...