NDLEA arrests 21 suspected drug peddlers in Taraba
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Taraba Command, has arrested 21 suspected drug dealers with a total seizure of 299.6 kg of assorted illicit drugs.
Military’s OPWS arrests, parades alleged weapons supplier, 17 others in Benue
Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) in Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba states, have paraded 19 suspects arrested in parts of Benue and Nasarawa states for armed banditry, kidnappings and supply of arms and ammunition to criminals.
Fulani leader, group urge Buhari to rejig security architecture
The crisis between the Tiv of Benue State and Jukun of Taraba State should be a cause for concern to Nigerians, hence the need to rejig the country’s security architecture...
Closure of Wukari varsity unconnected with Tiv, Jukun crisis, VC clarifies
Contrary to rife speculation that the Federal University, Wukari was shut on account on the lingering pogrom between the Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups in Taraba State...
Death penalty for kidnappers as Taraba amends law
Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has signed an amendment of the Kidnapping and Abduction Prohibition Act 2010 which prescribes death penalty and life imprisonment for kidnappers and abductors. Ishaku's media aide Bala Dan Abu made the disclosure in a statement. He said the amendment sponsored by Taraba House of Assembly speaker Peter Abel Diah, is…
Taraba youths protest against policy, decry poverty, insecurity
The streets of Jalingo in Taraba State were yesterday taken over by youths protesting against Federal Government’s approval...
Gunmen kill five in Taraba as group launches security campaign
Efforts by the Taraba State Government to checkmate activities of gunmen have again been frustrated, as no fewer than five persons have been...
APC support groups want Taraba State to produce party’s scribe
Coalition of All Progressives Congress (APC) Support Groups in the Northeast geo-political zone has urged the party to concede the national secretary position to Taraba State.