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#EndSARS: Plateau Govt. reinstates 24-hour curfew

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Gov Simon Lalong of Plateau, has reinstated the 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas, effective from 4p.m on Saturday till further notice. The News Agency of Nigeria,...

Sat Oct 24th, 2020     Read More →

Governor Lalong tasks traditional rulers on peace

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Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has directed traditional rulers in the state to ensure that there was no break down of law and order in their domains, saying they would be held responsible...

Fri Oct 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Group demands international probe into Lekki attacks, others

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The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has canvassed international probe into the killings and maiming of harmless #EndSARS protesters in the country. Reacting to the...

Fri Oct 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate arms supplier, 4 bandits in North West

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Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have eliminated a notorious arms trafficker known as Abubakar Haruna and four bandits in different operations in the North West conducted between Oct. 15 and Oct....

Thu Oct 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Buhari under attack over Lekki massacre

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The Presidency, yesterday, came under attack from former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka over Tuesday’s shooting of ENDSARS protesters by the Nigerian...

Thu Oct 22nd, 2020     Read More →

More deaths nationwide, 24-hr curfew in five states

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• Lagos, Edo Kano, FCT, Plateau, Oyo, Ekiti as flashpoints • Soldiers shoot in Lagos • President meets the diplomatic community • Senate asks Buhari to speak to...

Wed Oct 21st, 2020     Read More →

Lalong declares 24-hour curfew in two Jos LGs, bans 'all forms of protests'

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Plateau State governor Simon Lalong Tuesday night declared a 24-hour curfew in two local governments in the state. The affected local governments are Jos South and Jos North. The curfew is...

Tue Oct 20th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 118 new infections in Nigeria

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This photo of clinicians preparing for ward rounds at the isolation centre in Kano. PHOTO:Twitter Nigeria’s tally of people infected with the COVID-19 COVID-19 pandemic has hit 61,558, with...

Tue Oct 20th, 2020     Read More →

Rep backs campaign as protesters dare military, occupy Abuja highway

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Demonstrators shut businesses, chase students, workers in Ekiti The member representing Jos South/Jos East Federal Constituency of Plateau State in the House of Assembly, Dachung Bagos, has...

Tue Oct 20th, 2020     Read More →

Bye elections: Lalong lauds support for female candidate

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Simon Lalong Photo:TwitterGov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has lauded the support being given to the Candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Prof. Nora Daduut for the bye-elections of...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

How kenaf value chain development can save billions of naira

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Maximizing import substitution strategy using local contents, jute bags, which cost the country about N2.75 billion yearly to import, and other environment-friendly products such as vehicle parts...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 113 new COVID-19 cases, total now 61,307

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) has confirmed 113 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC, which made this known on its official twitter handle on Saturday, stated that total...

Sun Oct 18th, 2020     Read More →

Jos set for Culture Feast as Lalong promises memorable outing

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The Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, and Chairman, Plateau State Council of Chiefs, Da Jacob Buba Gyang, have assured the Federal and state governments that the National Festival of Arts...

Sun Oct 18th, 2020     Read More →

Tension as #EndSARS protests worsen nationwide

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Living up to their promise to keep up campaign seeking justice for victims of police brutality and overhaul of the country’s security apparatus, yesterday, protesters remained on the...

Sat Oct 17th, 2020     Read More →

Back to School: How COVID-19 safety protocol put pressure on pupils, parents

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Back to School‘Govt Must Rethink Schools’ New Closing Schedule To Accommodate Working Parents’ To many pupils and students across the country, nothing feels good like returning...

Sat Oct 17th, 2020     Read More →