Tag: Jos

COVID-19: Plateau has 127 confirmed cases, discharges 88 – Official

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2020

Dr Lar Ndam, Plateau Commissioner for Health, says  the state has 127 confirmed cases out which 88 have been treated and discharged. Ndam made the ... Read More

Police arrest 4 herders for allegedly raping minors

inno.korie- January 21, 2020

The police in Jos on Tuesday arrested four cattle herders; Hamisu Mohammed, 18, Rayanu Mohammed, 15, Mustapha Yunusa, 15, and Abbas Salisu, 17, for allegedly ... Read More

Update: SEMA confirms 7 dead, 1 injured in Jos building collapse

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2019

The Plateau State Emergency Management (SEMA) said seven people had died and one other was critically injured during Monday’s building collapse in Jos. The News ... Read More

Low Turnout of Voters in Jos.

Suleiman Idris- March 9, 2019

 Low turnout of voters characterised the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in most polling units within Jos and Bukuru metropolis in Plateau.The News Agency ... Read More

Identities and Involvement of Those Arrested in Connection with General Alkali’s Murder – Police

Tanimu- November 4, 2018

The Plateau State Police Command to brief you on the Commands' investigations so far, in respect of the suspicious disappearance and death of Major General ... Read More

Du Pond: Update on The Remains, Shallow Grave Where Gen. Alkali was Buried – Nigerian Army

Tanimu- October 27, 2018

Gentlemen of the press, you are all welcome to 3 Division Conference Room, venue for today’s press briefing. In line with the Division’s drive of ... Read More

FRSC Returns Recovered Items at Crash Scene to Victims

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2018

The Plateau Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has returned over N1 million and other items recovered at a crash scene to the ... Read More

Missing General: Army Pulls Out Another Vehicle From Jos Pond

Abdul Jimoh- October 2, 2018

The Nigeria Army has pulled out another vehicle from the mining pond in Dura Du, Jos, where missing Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) car was found ... Read More

Speaker Dogara in Jos, Speaks on Violence

Tanimu- July 1, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has commiserated with the people of Plateau state following the recent wave of ... Read More

NGO Trains 40 on Conflict Monitoring, Responses in Plateau

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

A Non-Governmental Organisation, West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP), on Friday in Jos commenced training of 40 critical stakeholders on conflict monitoring, analysis and ... Read More

Presidency Blasts PDP, Says It’s Crocodile Tears

Tanimu- June 28, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: The sad and unfortunate killings in Plateau State over the weekend have been turned to an opportunity to once again play irresponsible ... Read More

ACP Kyari Denies Fake News Relating to Plateau Crisis Circulating on Media

Tanimu- June 28, 2018

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari denies news circulating on social media that he and his team arrested some youth with AK45 riffle in recent ... Read More

Troops Parade 3 Plateau Carnage Suspects

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Special Military Task Force, “Operation Save Haven’’ on Wednesday paraded three suspects in connection with the latest killings in Plateau  State that sparked national ... Read More

Plateau State Gets New Police Commissioner

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2018

Mr Bala Ciroma, has assumed office as the new Police Commissioner for the Plateau police Command. ASP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) ... Read More

Plateau United Crash out of CAF Champions League

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

Tosin Omoyele’s 24th minute goal, after Salomon Junior’s assist, helped Plateau United to beat Tunisia’s Etoile Du Sahel 1-0 in Jos, but they still join ... Read More

Plans to Arrest the Vicious Cycle of Violence in Nigeria – President Buhari

Tanimu- March 9, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his commitment to arrest the cycle of violence that has engulfed some parts of the country. Speaking ... Read More

AFAN Lauds State Plateau Govt on Tractor Scheme

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2018

The Plateau Chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), has lauded the State Government for introducing tractor ownership scheme for farmers. AFAN Plateau ... Read More

Plateau Suspends Ban on Commercial Tricycles ‘Keke Napep’ in Jos

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

Plateau state government has lifted the ban the operation of commercial Tricycle known popularly as Keke NAPEP with immediate effect. Plateau State government said that ... Read More

Plateau Bans ‘Keke Napep’ in Jos Metropolis, Following Riders’ Strike Action

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 26, 2018

Following Keke riders' Strike action in the state on Monday 26th February 2018, the government of Plateau has banned indefinitely the use of Commercial motorcycles popularly ... Read More

NiMet Warns Air Travelers, Road Users, Others About Effects Of Harmattan

Abdul Jimoh- December 27, 2017

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has advised air travelers, road users and the public to exercise caution in their operations to avoid negative effect of ... Read More