Latest Stories in Plateau

 

Experts suggest solution to reduce post-harvest loss in tomato value-chain

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Stakeholders in agribusiness have raised concern over the increasing threat of post-harvest loss in the tomato value-chain, a development if not tackled with needed solution; is capable of...

Tue Feb 25th, 2020     Read More →

Alleged N6.3bn fraud: EFCC re-arraigns ex-Governor Jonah Jang, cashier

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The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) on Monday re-arraigned former Governor of Plateau, Sen. Jonah Jang and a cashier at the Office of the Secretary to the State Government, SSG,...

Mon Feb 24th, 2020     Read More →

Gyang urges colleagues to reject rehabilitation, reintegration of Boko Haram terrorists agency bill

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Sen. Istifanus Gyang Sen. Istifanus Gyang has urged his colleagues in the Senate to reject the bill seeking the establishment of an agency for the rehabilitation and reintegration of repentant...

Sun Feb 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Plateau: Search for peace amid flames of violence, deaths

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The regular outbreak of violence, and attendant loss of lives and property worth billions of naira in Plateau State, has left no one in doubt that past efforts at engineering peace in the...

Sun Feb 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Police confirm palace guard’s killing in Plateau

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The Police in Plateau have confirmed the killing of a palace guard of the Mishkaham Mangu, Da John Horse, by gunmen. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the guard, Wetle Gwana, was waylaid...

Fri Feb 21st, 2020     Read More →

Scientists say NiMET’s rainfall forecast portends food security

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Agricultural scientists have explained that the Nigerian Meteorological Agency’s (NiMet’s) forecast of about 160 days of rainfall in Sahelian region of the north, 200 days in the...

Fri Feb 21st, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen kill 2 soldiers in Plateau

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Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have attacked men of Sector Five of the Special Task Force, Operation Save Haven (OPSH), killing two soldiers and injuring one at X-Land of Barkin Ladi Local...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Aso Rock Assistant Director of Administration assassinated

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Kindly Share This Story:—As Presidency Mourns By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—Gunmen on Monday night assassinated an Assistant Director of Administration in the State House, Abuja, Ms....

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos State confirms one case of Lassa fever

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The Lagos State Government on Wednesday confirmed a case of Lassa fever outbreak in the state, saying the patient has been isolated. Prof. Akin Abayomi, the State Commissioner for Health, who made...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

NAF destroys another ISWAP training camp in Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed another Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) training camp at Tumbun Zarami on the fringes of the Lake Chad in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria military burns homes after 'pirates' kill six

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Nigerian soldiers torched more than 20 homes in a community in the oil-rich Niger Delta after “suspected pirates” killed six people, security sources and residents said Tuesday....

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Flying, for me, isn’t a job but a way of life — Mary Ombugadu

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Kindly Share This Story: By Ebele Orakpo Mary Abye Ombugadu is a commercial pilot, one of the few Nigerian female pilots, and the very first female pilot from Nasarawa State, North-Central...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Transport ministry seeks approval to rehabilitate Port Harcourt to Maiduguri railway

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The Ministry of Transportation is seeking President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval for the rehabilitation of the Portharcourt – Maiduguri narrow gauge. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Dortmund teen Haaland goes head-to-head with PSG star Mbappe

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At just 21, Kylian Mbappe is already a World Cup winner while at only 19, Erling Braut Haaland has emerged as a rising fast-star this season. As Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi approach the end...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Maids as glorified slaves in Nigeria

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Kindly Share This Story:File: Housemaid brutalized by employer By Evelyn Usman It is not difficult to spot them from other children, wherever they are found. The privileged few among them attend...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →