Ichen, Tiv trade blame over Taraba killings, destruction
Ichen and Tiv ethnic groups in the southern part of Taraba State have continued to shift blame over the ongoing killings and destruction of properties in the area.
FG, states sue for reconciliation to end Tiv/Jukun crisis
Efforts to end the protracted conflict between the Tiv and the Jukun took another dimension last week when governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State hosted a mediation meeting with deputy governors
Benue caucus in National Assembly condemns Akume’s ‘derogatory’ utterances against Tor Tiv
The Benue State Caucus in the National Assembly has condemned in strong terms the derogatory and regrettable utterances made by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs
Group urges Ishaku to cushion suffering of Tiv in Taraba
Mdzough U Tiv has appealed to Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku to look for ways of alleviating the suffering and injustice meted on the Tiv people in Taraba State.
Taraba delegation preaches peace to Tiv, Jukun
A 10-men delegation constituted by Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku has urged warring parties in Benue and Taraba states to follow the path of peace
Northern governors, elders, others move to end Jukun, Tiv crisis
The Northern Governors Forum (NGF), elders and community leaders have perfected plans to ensure peaceful coexistence between Jukun and Tiv communities of Taraba State before the end of the month.
Mutual suspicion and worsening security situation
It is so unfortunate that insecurity is still waxing strong in our polity despite all efforts of the government to bring the menace under control. Day in day out, people are being slaughtered like chickens and there is palpable fear in the heart of the masses.
Group frowns at renewed Tiv, Jukun killings
The leadership of Tiv ethnic community in Taraba State has expressed sadness over renewed attacks and looting currently going on in the state...
Agbu: Politics, greed, lies fuelling Tiv/Jukun bloodbath
The killings going on in this state between the Jukun and the Tiv ethnic groups is uncalled for, unwarranted and a disgrace to both groups...
Reprisal attack in Taraba as Tiv-Jukun killings persist
Barely three days after the joint security meeting between stakeholders from Taraba and Benue states, following recent inter-ethnic crisis between the Tiv and Jukun communities, a fresh outbreak of killings, again, erupted in the early hours of yesterday in Wukari Council when youths suspected to be from one of the ethnic groups attacked their perceived rival…