Latest Stories in Taraba

 

How states withdrew N593.1bn from federation account in Q1 2018

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The 36 states of the federation have so far withdrawn about 593.1 billion from the Federation Account as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown is contained in the monthly...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts nationwide rains, thunderstorms on Sunday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the central states of the country on Sunday especially places like Abuja, parts of Benue, Nassarawa, Kogi, Kwara,...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

Time for handshake across the Benue

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We must be learning from our past now. Those whose ears are still working, let them hear. This is time for reconciliation as blood continues to flow across the upper Benue. The East and Middle...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

Joint Police/Military operation kills 10 armed herdsmen In Taraba

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By John Mkom Jalingo— Ten armed bandits suspected to be herdsmen have been killed by a joint police/military operation at Naga village between Taraba and Adamawa states. Deputy Commissioner...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Do not hold on to straw, our invitation not on Dino Melaye, Senate tells IGP Idris

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate, Thursday took a swipe at the Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Kpotum Idris, asking him to stop holding on to the straw on why he refused to comply with...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

A General’s perspective towards ending Benue crisis

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By Philip Agbese Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai’s comments, suggesting changes to certain policies and legislations as additional impetus for peace in the...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

NJC sacks Adamawa Judge, sets-up 7 panels to probe 25 Judges

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……sacks Adamawa Judge, orders him to refund salaries ……okays appointment of 21 new Judges By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Sequel to petitions from the Economic and...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Militia warns Taraba communities against going to farm

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…Police confirm 9 killed in fresh Taraba attack …Another 5 dead bodies recovered in 2 communities Jalingo — ARMED militia have warned Taraba State communities not to waste their...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Police confirms 9 killed in fresh Taraba attack

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The Police Command in Taraba on Wednesday confirmed the death of nine persons in early morning attacks on Tutuwa community in Ussa Local Government Area of Taraba. The Police Public Relations...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen attacks: We must look beyond hatred, prejudice — Ambode

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…Warns against restructuring By Dayo Adesulu & Monsuru Olowoopejo Lagos—As herdsmen attacks continue to ravage Benue, Taraba and some other states, claiming lives, Governor...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Military to deploy boats to monitor Benue waterways

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By Peter Duru Makurdi—As part of efforts to stem the recurrent attacks on riverine communities of Benue State by suspected militant herdsmen, the Nigerian Defence Headquarters has concluded...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari approves new battalion of Army, Police command in Kaduna

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the establishment of a new battalion of the Nigerian Army and new police command in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State as part of...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Plot to instigate war in Nigeria – Buhari

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Approves establishment of army battalion, police area command in Kaduna By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that the continuous killings in Nigeria were the...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

The danger of not knowing(2)

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By Godwin Etakibuebu WE laid the foundation of this topic earlier with the Holy Bible’s counsel on the need for acquisition of knowledge [Hosea 6:4 and Isaiah 5:13], which says people...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

Anglican Communion asks FG to end killings in Benue, Plateau, others

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By Wole Mosadomi Minna—The 10th Synod of the Diocese of the Anglican Communion, Niger State weekend, rose from its session calling on the Federal Government to take decisive steps to end the...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →