31 Dec 2017
The Taraba Police Command on Sunday confirmed the abduction of a state legislator, Mr. Hosea Ibi by three unidentified gunmen. Ibi represents Takum 1 in the State House of Assembly. The command’s spokesman, Mr. David Misal said in Jalingo, the capital, that Ibi was kidnapped in Takum, his hometown Saturday night. “ I can confirm…
22 Dec 2017
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Thursday presented a budget proposal of N96.5 billion to the state legislature for 2018 fiscal year. While laying the estimates before the legislators in Jalingo, Ishaku explained that the budget proposal was about 12 per cent lower than the estimate for 2017 when the state budgeted N110.1 billion. He…
18 Dec 2017
The Taraba government is partnering with Roche Products Limited to screen and vaccinate hepatitis patients in the state. According to the memorandum of understanding (MOU), Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku had committed N1.3 billion to the project. During the kick-off at the weekend at the state specialist hospital in Jalingo, reiterated his administration’s commitment to prioritise…
3 Dec 2017
RESIDENTS of Batu-Kamino Community of Boko village, Kurmi Local Council of Taraba State have petitioned the state governor, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku, to as a matter of urgency call to order, persons in the recently created Special Development Area, from trespassing their land. According to the petition signed by Mallam Aliyu Abe Edu, Dauda Ayuba…
10 Mar 2017
Many believe that Northern Nigeria is riddled with violence and terrorism alone. This thought is far from the truth as the North in its entirety has a lot to offer in terms of culture, festivals, tourism, rich history and beautiful sites. From beautiful palaces, to the rich Durbar festivals, the food, hospitable people and scenic…
18 Dec 2016
At least 18 farmers are believed to have been hacked to death by unknown assailants at Dan-anacha in Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba in the early hours of Sunday.
8 Jul 2016
However instead of doing that, the party appears not to be treading the paths that would fortify its chances in the next elections as The Guardian rightly observed by way of the mass defection of members of the APC to PDP.
26 Jun 2016
Delivering judgment on the case, which has lingered for the past seven years, Justice Nuhu Adi of the Jalingo High Court, said he was left with no option than to “discharge and acquit the accused person.”
12 Jun 2016
Kwajafa said the items included 144.012 kg of cannabis and 539.656 kg Psychotropic (Tramadol).
28 May 2016
Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Friday in Jalingo inaugurated the road leading to Jalingo Main Market and the Rev. Jolly Nyame Road, constructed at the cost of N1.6billion.
15 May 2016
The residents of Korum, Orawua and Gidan Bature villages in Gassol Local Government Council of Taraba State had retired to their beds May 7, 2016, hoping the night would be like any other:
8 May 2016
Six persons were killed, yesterday, when suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked Korum, Orawua and Gidan Bature communities in Gassol Local Government Council of Taraba State.