Latest Stories in Taraba

 

Stakeholders decry scarcity of public water supply in Imo

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Stakeholders seeking to provide potable for residents of the 647 communities in the 27 local government areas in Imo State at the weekend in Owerri decried lack of access to public water supply in...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate 4 bandits, rescue 3 kidnapped victims in Nasarawa, Taraba

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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke and 117 Guards Battalion have eliminated four armed bandits and kidnappers leading to the rescue of three victims in Nasarawa and...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Insecurity: Security operatives deployed to construction sites in Taraba

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba said military and police operatives had been deployed to construction sites in the southern part of the state to provide security. Ishaku disclosed this while...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Tiv/Jukun conflicts: Ishaku urges fleeing communities to return home

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba has called on the people of Chonku village who had fled to Wukari town in the wake of the Tiv/Jukun crisis to return home and resume their normal activities, saying...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram Commander, family surrender to troops in Borno

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Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche Photo: twitter The Defence Headquarters says a high profile Boko Haram Commander has surrendered to Nigerian troops during clearance operations in...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Governor condemns push for resource control

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Abdullahi Sule. Photo: TWITTER/NASARAWAGOVT • Promises tax incentives, others to investors As Niger Delta governors continue to push for resource control, their counterparts in the northern...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Northern states may reopen schools before Oct. 30 – commissioners

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The Commissioners of Education in the 19 Northern States, say they may reopen schools before October 30, but subject to approval of their respective state governors. The commissioners made this...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate 16 terrorists, arrest 11 in North East in 1 week – DHQ

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Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche. PHOTO: DHQ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has eliminated 16 Boko Haram/Islamic States West...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CAN’s reaction to Buhari’s statement is hateful, says group

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Buhari. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVThe Companion (Association of Muslim Men in Business) has condemned the comments credited to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on President Muhammadu...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

Where was Trump during Jonathan presidency?

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Sir: The story of how the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (GMB) responded to a point blank question put to him by the USA President, Donald Trump, is the motivation for this piece. I...

Wed Sep 16th, 2020     Read More →

NUC assures Federal varsity, Wukari of approval for establishment of college of medicine

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NUC The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, has assured that the Federal University, Wukari, in Taraba would get approval for the...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

Troops kill several bandits, arrest criminal elements in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba

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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ”Operation Whirl Stroke” has recorded another success in the fight against terrorists, bandits and other criminal elements in the North...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

End of the road for mystique Gana

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Wednesday, September 8, marked the end of one of the most wanted militia leaders in the country, Terwase Akwaza, a.k.a Gana. He died in controversial circumstances, just as he had lived. One of...

Mon Sep 14th, 2020     Read More →

Olonisakin Commissions Five Boreholes In Taraba Border Communities

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To address water scarcity, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, has commissioned five hand-pump boreholes in five Taraba communities at the border with Benue State. The...

Sun Sep 13th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 Economic recovery plan: Dissecting states’ initiatives

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When the federal and state governments introduced drastic measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country, which included the lockdown of economic activities except for essential services,...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →