Latest Stories in Taraba

 

Pilgrims are sponsors of your contract, NAHCON boss tells approved airlines

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THREE airlines have been approved by the Presidency for 2019 Hajj operations. They are Max Air Limited, Medview Airlines Plc, and FlyNas of Saudi Arabia. NAHCON-Boss, Barr Abdullahi...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Mobilising Nigeria’s human and natural resources for national development and stability by Obasanjo

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Full text of the keynote address delivered by former President at the Anglican Church Synod in Delta Keynote Address by His Excellency Chief Olusegun Obasanjo At the 2019 Synod of the Church of...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Benue killings: Buhari Media Organization, Benue govt in hot exchange

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By Peter Duru Makurdi—Benue State government has described the Buhari Media Organization, BMO, as a group made up of political jobbers jostling for appointments from the Presidency, the...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Oando, Access bank, others raise fund to tackle crisis in N-East

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By Nkiru Nnorom The humanitarian crisis in the North-east part of the country has received the attention of the United Nations (UN) Nigerian Humanitarian Fund- Private Sector Initiative (NHF-PSI)...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

TY Danjuma Foundation: Partnering likeminds to give succour to the needy

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Few foundations in the country, if any, have impacted lives in the land, the way and manner the TY Danjuma Foundation, owned by General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (rtd), has done in the past...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

REPS Speakership: Gbajabiamila reaches out to Dogara, PDP members-elect as Bago storms S/West

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu The two main contenders for the speakership of the House of Representatives of the 9th National Assembly, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila and Mohammed Bago, last week, made...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Girls who are mothers at ages they should be in school

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•30 years after the adoption of the Rights of the Child By Chioma Obinna One thing peculiar to children irrespective of nationality or tribe is that they are born the same way. They are also...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police warn criminals as operation Puff Adder kicks off in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong PLATEAU State Police Command has warned criminal elements in the state to end their activities or relocate as Operation Puff Adder kicks off in the state. Police The...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara school kidnapping: My three children still in bandits’ den over N1.5m ransom — Mother

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By Davies Iheamnachor & Nasir Muhammad ABUJA—Mother of the three children abducted by bandits who raided Government Girls Comprehensive Secondary School Moriki, Zamfara State, on May 2,...

Sat May 18th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity; not new in Northern states

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By Tony Eluemunor A few years ago, Boko Haram appeared to be the only evil in the land. But it was not the root of the insecurity that it embodied. Many people shouted themselves hoarse that...

Sat May 18th, 2019     Read More →

APGA dissolves board of trustees

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By John Ndu THE National Executive Committee, NEC, of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, has dissolved its Board of Trustees, BoT. The dissolution was unanimously adopted by the members of NEC...

Thu May 16th, 2019     Read More →

Police nab 49 kidnappers in Operation Forest Storm in Taraba

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo—A suspect, who wrote a letter to the proprietress of a nursery and primary, school in Taraba State, demanding N20 million or risked being kidnapped, has been arrested....

Thu May 16th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls: ASUP confers award of excellence on Enugu INEC, REC

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Enugu – The African Students Union Parliament (ASUP) has conferred an award of “Excellence in election organisation and execution’’ on the Independent National Electoral...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

FEC approves $1bn EXIM Bank loan for Gurara Hydropower 

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…says Nigeria saves $21bn on imports By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Executive Council, FEC on Wednesday approved $1 billion loan from Chinese EXIM Bank for the Gurara II...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →