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Ishaku extends curfew on Jalingo to 24 hours

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Tuesday ordered the extension of the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Jalingo, Taraba capital, to 24 hours. This was contained in a statement by Mr Bala Dan Abu, the...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Darius Ishaku wins second term in Taraba

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship polls. The INEC returning officer of the state, Prof. Shehu Iya of the Federal University of Technology, Yola...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Election 2019: APC leads PDP in 22 states declared so far by INEC

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Idowu Bankole On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Gov Ishaku wins Taraba governorship poll

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wBy Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Incumbent Governor of Taraba state and governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Darius Ishaku has been declared winner of last Saturday’s...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Gov polls: El-Rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bagudu, Bunu, Bello, Sule, others win

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…APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 …Elections inconclusive in 7 states, results awaited in three states … Tambuwal goes to court By Clifford Ndujihe, Ben Agande, Levinus Nwabughiogu,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking : Taraba govt imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Taraba state government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew of 6pm to 6am on Jalingo, Taraba state capital from Monday 11, March 2019 till further notice. Darius...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Poll: Group demands cancellation of Southern Taraba results

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The Coalition for Clean Polls (CCP) has rejected the conduct of the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections in Southern parts of Taraba State due to what it called massive...

Sun Mar 10th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential/N’Assembly Polls: What we saw

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by Situation Room The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, in its third interim statement on the February 23 presidential/National Assembly polls, made some observations on the polls based on...

Sun Mar 10th, 2019     Read More →

93 dead as Lassa fever rages

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How a poorly understood disease kills 5, 000 people annually By Chioma Obinna 50 years after Lassa fever was discovered in a Nigeria village called Lassa, the disease has continued to wreak havoc...

Sun Mar 10th, 2019     Read More →

We need free and fair state elections

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BARRING any last-minute force majeure that might come from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC(which has formed the habit of postponing major elections), all is set for the...

Fri Mar 8th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal Court reverses High Court ruling that disqualified Taraba APC Governorship Candidate

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo-The Appeal Court, Yola which sat on Thursday in Jalingo has ordered stay of execution on the ruling of Federal High Court, Jalingo which disqualified Taraba APC governorship...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Police to deploy “Tactical Teams’’ to flash points in Benue

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The Zone 4 Police Command in Makurdi, said it would deploy Tactical Security Teams to identified flash points in Benue during Saturday’s Governorship and Hose of Assembly polls. The...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Polls: Steer clear of Niger Delta, PDP warns Buhari, APC

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…Says Nigerians still angry over the outcome of Presidential election By Dirisu Yakubu Ahead of Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Police deploy 7 DIGs, 10 AIGs others

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Abuja – The acting Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has deployed Seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs) to the six geo-political zones across the Country. Some...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Updated: Court disqualifies Taraba APC Governorship candidate, Danladi over age discrepancy

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… Judgement Mischievious, Legal Redress Filed – APC By Femi Bolaji Less than three days to the Governorship and State Assembly elections, a Federal High Court Sitting in Jalingo,...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →