Latest Stories in Taraba


How I plan to rescue, rebuild Nigeria —Atiku


BASED on his promise to hit the ground running on September 28, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 general election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday...

Thu Sep 29th, 2022     Read More →

Bauchi Assembly passes bill on Anti-Corruption Commission into law


Bauchi State House of Assembly has passed into law, a Bill for a Law to establish Bauchi State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission. The passage of the Bill followed the report of the...

Thu Sep 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Court nullifies APC Governorship primary in Taraba


The Federal High Court sitting in Jalingo and presided over by Justice Simon Amobeda on Tuesday nullified the governorship primary election that produced Sen. Emmanuel Bwacha as the candidate of...

Tue Sep 20th, 2022     Read More →

Another suspected mini bomb hits Jalingo


An explosive device suspected to be a mini bomb, on Sunday night, exploded in Jalingo, the Taraba state capital. Tribune Online reports that a residential building and shops were destroyed...

Mon Sep 19th, 2022     Read More →

Three missing as boat capsizes in Taraba


No fewer than three people have been confirmed missing while others were rescued when a boat capsized in River Benue, across the Ibi local government area of Taraba State. Hon. Bala Bako, the...

Tue Sep 13th, 2022     Read More →

Presidential amnesty: Taraba APC take over Danbaba airport to welcome Nyame


Taraba state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), supporters have taken over the Danbaba Suntai airport in Jalingo to welcome the former governor of the state, Rev. Jolly Nyame after...

Sat Sep 10th, 2022     Read More →

Presidential candidates scheme to control North


The 2023 presidential campaign is scheduled to kick off on September 28. In this piece, Northern Bureau Chief, MUHAMMAD SABIU looks at the strengths and weaknesses of five presidential...

Wed Aug 31st, 2022     Read More →

Life has been so hard, unbearable


As the world marks the International Day of Remembrance and Tributes to the Victims of Terrorism, KANGMWA GOFWEN reports on the travails of Internally Displaced Persons and how they have been...

Sun Aug 28th, 2022     Read More →

Governors’ powers are almost equivalent to that of Buhari —Gabam, SDP national chair


In this interview with JACOB SEGUN_OLATUNJI, the national chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Alhaji Shehu Musa Gabam speaks on the general insecurity across the country vis-a-vis,...

Wed Aug 24th, 2022     Read More →

NDE to unveil new job creation schemes, engages 5,332 Nigerians across states 


The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) says it has concluded plans to create additional 5,332 new jobs across the nation. The recruitment exercise, which has commenced since July, 2022, is...

Tue Aug 23rd, 2022     Read More →

Nigeria’s youth population great potential for agriculture sector —IFAD


THE International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has said youths’ involvement in agriculture is critical in transforming Nigeria’s food systems, noting that the size and...

Tue Aug 23rd, 2022     Read More →

Insecurity: FRSC moves against unregistered motorcycles operators in Taraba


The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Taraba Command says it is sustaining efforts at sensitization and enforcement of registration for unregistered motorcycle operators in the state. This is...

Sun Aug 14th, 2022     Read More →

19 killed as bandits, vigilante members clash in Taraba


Suspected armed bandits on Friday evening, reportedly attacked and killed 13 people including vigilante members in Karekuka village in Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba State. A local source...

Sat Aug 13th, 2022     Read More →

NEDC graduates 30 in fabrication of energy-efficient stoves, briquettes


North-East Development Commission (NEDC) on Friday graduated 30 artisans who participated in a one-week training on the fabrication of efficient stoves and briquette production from agricultural...

Fri Aug 12th, 2022     Read More →

Ex-govs Dariye, Nyame leave prison


FORMER governor of Plateau State, Chief Joshua Dariye, and Jolly Nyame of Taraba State who were granted presidential pardon have been officially released from the Kuje prison. Both were serving...

Tue Aug 9th, 2022     Read More →