Latest News, Events and Happenings in Plateau News.en-usNorthern CAN, RCCG donate relief materials to Plateau IDPs Sam Eyoboka &amp; Marie-Therese NanlongJOS&mdash;THE Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN in 19 Northern states and three Provinces of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Plateau State have visited the areas of killings of local farm <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Governor Wike’s Third Year Anniversary: Golden era for Rivers State Simeon NwakauduFor over six weeks, Rivers State held the entire country spell-bound. The Third Year Anniversary Celebration of the Wike administration brought to the fore, the fundamentals of good governance in the face of governance failure in m <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 18 students emerge winners of NNPC quiz competition students have emerged winners in the just-concluded zonal contests of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation National Science Quiz Competition held in the six geo-political zones of the country.NNPCThe successful participants w <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 President Buhari sympathises with victims of Jos Terminus Market fire Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday sympathised with the victims of Jos Terminus Market where more than 200 shops were destroyed by fire.Buhari expressed his feelings in a statement issued by Malam Garba Shehu, his Senior Special Assistant on Media <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Plateau tribe seeks new security outfit to curb attacks Marie-Therese NanlongMembers of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Barkin Ladi, Jos North, Jos South and Riyom local government areas of Plateau State, the predominantly Berom natives, have demanded the establishment of a Mobile Police barra <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019: I don’t foresee light at the end of the tunnel — Balarabe*Balarabe MusaBy Yinka AjayiAlhaji Balarabe Musa is a former governor of old Kaduna State. The veteran politician of leftist tendency, in this interview, bares his mind on the state of the nation. How do you see the spate of killings in some parts <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Midnight fire razes 200 shops in Jos market fire razed over 200 shops erected on the rubble of the earlier burnt Jos main market, Plateau State. The cause of the fire, officials and the victims could not say, but, while some people said the fire started at about 1.30am, the state Fire <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Youth empowerment is panacea for depression’ furtherance to its commitment towards ensuring that Nigerian youths are empowered enough to become self reliant, Taproot Multi Dynamic Concept, a business development company, held a two-day empowerment workshop for graduates in Lagos State.T <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Asaba 2018: Planning to fail Patrick OmorodionIN exactly 10 days from today, Nigeria will, through the benelovent Delta State government, host the rest of Africa at the newly completed Stephen Keshi stadium in the state capital, Asaba. The event is ceded to the Athletics Fe <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 22 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Plateau crisis: Christian, Muslim groups hail OPSH on quick return of peace*Task state govt, security agencies on imminent resettlement of IDPs to their homes*Seek immediate arrest of those behind stoning of Lalong&#8217;s convoy at IDPs campAs reactions continue to trail the recent attacks on some villages in Barkin Ladi <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Jos main market gutted by midnight fire at Jos main market on Saturday counted their losses after a midnight fire gutted the market.Alhaji Abdulrahman Yusuf, the chairman of Traders Association in Plateau, told newsmen in Jos that over 270 shops with properties worth millions of N <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Attacks: Plateau scholars, researchers want more powers for governors Worried by the helplessness of state governors during violent crises, an NGO, Plateau Scholars and Researchers Forum, has suggested a review of Nigeria&rsquo;s constitution to give them more powers.&ldquo;Nigeria&rsquo;s security architecture m <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019: ‘Why Buhari cannot secure 10% of our total votes in Benue’ a thunderbolt, Governor Samuel Ortom last Monday announced to the Benue public that his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, had issued him a &ldquo;red card&rdquo; ahead of the coming 2019 general elections.President Muhammadu BuhariThe <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Jerry Useni, Pdp and the Burden of Zoning in Plateau Marie-Therese NanlongJos &ndash; When in 2015, the Senator Jonah Jang led Peoples Democratic Party, PDP administration in Plateau State defied all entreaties and refused to uphold the unwritten agreement to zone the gubernatorial seat to the Sout <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Youths carpet Buhari over attacks on Obasanjo Adeola BadruIBADAN-THE Yorubas and Nigerians in general have been urged not to allow the President Muhammed Buhari-led administration to tarnish the impeccable image of former President Olusegun Obasanjo due to what it described as political &lsq <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 21 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100