Latest Stories in Plateau

 

NiMet predicts rainy activities for Tuesday

Comments

Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted prospects of rainfall activities over some parts of central and southern region on Tuesday. NiMet’s weather outlook by its Central...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Sanitation: Over 2000 offenders facing prosecution in Nasarawa

Comments

Gov Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa By David Odama, Lafia Over two thousand persons arrested at the weekend for violation of environmental Sanitation laws across the thirteen local government areas of...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Edo govt. thanks NAFEST delegates, guests for successful event

Comments

Mr. Osazee Osemwingie-Ero, the Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs in Edo, has lauded delegates to the 32nd edition of 2019 National Festival for Arts and Culture...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

I will continue to work for peace and unity of Plateau – Lalong

Comments

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, said on Saturday he would continue to work for peace and unity among the people of the state. Lalong Lalong gave the assurance at a memorial Mass for his...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

34 years after, UNIBEN gets another female VC

Comments

Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu – Benin City Exactly 34 years after the University of Benin got the first female Vice-Chancellor in the history of Nigerian tertiary education, another female...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Prof. Salami becomes UNIBEN first alumnus, second female VC

Comments

UNIBEN Vice-Chancellor, Professor (Mrs ) Lillian Salami (Centre). PHOTO: UNIBEN Website By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu – Benin City Thirty-four years after the University of Benin got the first...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Xenophobia in Plateau, cause of violent conflicts

Comments

By Marie-Therese Nanlong The word xenophobia which connotes hate, prejudice, fear has dominated the public space recently especially with the experiences of Nigerians and other Africans in South...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria’s education shame: How the north is tackling challenge of out-of-school children

Comments

Students A survey conducted by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) last year indicated that the population of out of school children in Nigeria has risen from 10.5 million to 13.2...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

How my agric business became billion naira venture ― Ex-militant

Comments

Retson Tedheke, the ex-militant who became an agriculture entrepreneur has said that the worth of his farm business in Ga’ate, Nasarawa state is more than N1 billion, encouraging more...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

We didn’t deny accident victims treatment — NAF

Comments

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said that a post on Twitter alleging that it refused medical attention to two accident victims rushed to its hospital in Jos, was “gross misrepresentation of...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

NAHCON: Beyond organizing Hajj

Comments

By Fatima Sanda Usara The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, is a government agency like many others. It is responsible for organizing, coordinating and regulating Hajj operations and...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

Ample security in place for 2019/2020 NPFL season ― Plateau FA Chairman

Comments

The Plateau Football Association (PFA) says it has put in place adequate security measures ahead of the commencement of the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. Nigerian...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Twitter revenue hit by weaker advertising, low demand; shares plunge

Comments

Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) posted worse-than-expected third-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday, which the company attributed to advertising problems including product bugs and unusually low demand...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Oil theft, piracy: We need more operational vessels, CNS tells Reps

Comments

By Levinus Nwabughiogu To effectively tackle the incidences of oil theft, pipeline vandalism and sea piracy in the country, the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibot-Ete Ekwe Ibas has demanded...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Court sentences driver to 16 months in prison for stealing 42 creates of beer

Comments

An Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama, in Jos, on Wednesday sentenced a 48-year-old driver, Gabriel Ahamadu, to 16 months in a correctional facility for stealing 42 creates of beer. The...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →