Latest Stories in Taraba

 

COVID-19: FCT leads with 121 as NCDC registers 393 infections, 6 deaths

Comments

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Monday topped the table of COVID-19 infections in the country, as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 393 cases and six COVID-19 related...

Tue Sep 21st, 2021     Read More →

APC chieftain cautions Buhari against gratifying Fan-Kayode

Comments

The chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Ben Adaji, has vowed to mobilise youths in the party to protest against President Muhammadu Buhari, if he considers giving Femi...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →

External borrowing plan: Presidency lists projects, beneficiaries of $4b loan

Comments

NigeriaFifteen projects, spread across the country’s six geo-political zones, are to be financed with more than $4b from multilateral institutions, under the 2018-2021 Medium Term (rolling)...

Sun Sep 19th, 2021     Read More →

Three judges face NJC probe over issuance of conflicting ex-parte orders

Comments

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has set up a probe panel to investigate three High Court judges who issued conflicting ex-parte orders on the same subject matter. NJC directed the three judges...

Sat Sep 18th, 2021     Read More →

Ishaku lauds FG’s plan to review vertical revenue allocation to 3 tiers of government

Comments

Darius IshakuGov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Friday applauded the move by the Federal Government to review the vertical revenue allocation to the three tiers of government. Ishaku gave the...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 3 COVID-19-deaths, 299 new cases Wednesday

Comments

[FILES] A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria and other states. REUTERS/Temilade...

Thu Sep 16th, 2021     Read More →

Extend military onslaught on bandits to North Central, Ortom tells FG

Comments

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has urged the Federal Government to extend its onslaught against bandits in the North West to the North Central geopolitical region. Ortom made the call...

Wed Sep 15th, 2021     Read More →

Cholera: NCDC reports 46 new deaths in one week

Comments

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 46 new deaths linked to suspected cholera cases were recorded in the country in the past week. x The NCDC said this via its officially verified...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

Interrogating renewed calls for self-defence to curb insecurity

Comments

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari recently called on residents of the state to defend themselves, following massive cases of abductions and killings by terrorists. It was a clear call on...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA intercepts 24,311kgs of heroin, codeine in Lagos port

Comments

NDLEA PHOTO: Twitter The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized over 24, 311 kgs of heroin and codeine, as well as Arizona and Colorado variants of cannabis in fresh drug busts...

Sun Sep 12th, 2021     Read More →

Foundation donates food items to Benue IDPs

Comments

A non-GOVERNMENTAL organisation based in Jos, Plateau State — Stefanos Foundation has donated assorted food items worth over N6.7m to 10,400 households at the Tse-Ayande Internally Displaced...

Sun Sep 12th, 2021     Read More →

7 persons die as Nigeria records 727 fresh COVID-19 cases –NCDC

Comments

[FILES] NCDC worker. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEIFive more people have died from COVID-19 complications as Nigeria recorded 559 fresh cases on Thursday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)...

Fri Sep 10th, 2021     Read More →

2023: We are working to unify force – PDP governors

Comments

The governors elected under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) say they are working together for the party to present a unified force in the 2023 general elections. x Chairman of...

Thu Sep 9th, 2021     Read More →

Corruption is Nigeria’s power sector demon

Comments

Nigeria is home to over 200 million people, yet 85 million of its inhabitants live without access to grid electricity. To put this into perspective, the country has installed electricity capacity...

Thu Sep 9th, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest 8 suspects over kidnap, murder of ex-governor’s father

Comments

The Police on Wednesday said they have arrested eight suspects over the kidnap and murder of 93-year-old Mr Defwan Dariye, father of former Governor of Plateau, Mr Joshua Dariye. The Force Public...

Wed Sep 8th, 2021     Read More →