Tag: Taraba State

One killed in Attempt to kidnap Provost of Taraba College of Education

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2020

One person has been confirmed dead in an attempt to kidnap Dr. Mike Dio-Jen, the Provost of Taraba College of Education Zing, at his residence ... Read More

Mambilla Power Project Will Change Fortunes of Taraba –Minister

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2019

The Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman says the actualisation of the 3,050 Mega Watts(MW) Mambilla hydropower project in Taraba will have direct impact on the ... Read More

Taraba Kidnap Kingpin Wadume, Re-arrested

Henry Solomon- August 20, 2019

There seems to be breakthrough in the search of alleged Taraba state kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala popularly known as Wadume, following his re-arrest on Tuesday ... Read More

Buhari will Take Decisive Action on Slain Policemen– Presidency

Henry Solomon- August 13, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari will soon take a decisive action on last week’s killing of three policemen in Wukari, Taraba State by soldiers allegedly mistaken for ... Read More

President Buhari Orders Investigation into The Killing of Police

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Defence Headquarters to commence immediate investigation of incident involving the troops of 93 Battalion, Takum, Taraba, which resulted to ... Read More

IFAD trains market women, farmers on use of standard weight, measures in Taraba

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 23, 2018

The Federal Government-assisted International Funds for Agricultural Development (IFAD), through the Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP), on Thursday trained Taraba farmers, processors and market women ... Read More

World Bank, Taraba Train 1,800 Teachers in Conflict Affected Areas

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2018

The World Bank and the Taraba Government has commenced training for 1,800 Basic Education Teachers on how to handle the needs of school children in ... Read More

37,000 people Benefit from Conditional Cash Transfer scheme in Taraba — Official

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2018

Thirty-seven thousand poor people across the six Local Government areas of Taraba are benefiting from the Federal Government’s Social Intervention programme, says Mr. Skepra Useni, ... Read More

Taraba Ex-Governor Jolly Nyame Bags 14 Years for Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2018

An FCT High Court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced former Taraba Gov. Jolly Nyame to 14 years’ imprisonment with no option of fine over N1.64 ... Read More

TY Danjuma’s Allegations: Army to Make Report Public

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2018

The Nigerian army has promised to make public the findings of the panel it set up to investigate the allegations leveled against it by retired ... Read More

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Mastermind of Taraba Killings Arrested by Troops

AMT Tanimu- April 14, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops on exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on 12 April 2018 arrested two persons, Mr Danasebe Gasama and Mr Danjuma a.k.a. American in connection ... Read More

RE: Soldiers Allegedly Beat 27 Years Old Man to Death in Taraba

AMT Tanimu- April 4, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to newspaper reports particularly an online medium, sunnews online.com of 2 April 2018 ... Read More

@HQNigerianArmy Extends Exercise ‘Ayem Akpatuma’ in Taraba State for 2 Weeks

AMT Tanimu- April 2, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: You will all recall that exercise AYEM AKPATUMA was flagged off on 20th February, 2018 to Practice troops in North Central and ... Read More

Hours After Danjuma Called People to Take up Arms, Nigerian Troops Arrests Suspects who Confessed to be Sponsored by Individuals of Taraba State

AMT Tanimu- March 25, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on 24 March 2018 arrested some suspected criminals at Takum, Taraba State. One of the suspects, ... Read More

FG Provides Succour to Victims of Mambilla Crisis

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

The Federal Government says it has supplied two trucks of assorted food to victims of the recent Mambilla plateau communal conflict in Sardauna Local Government ... Read More

Troops of Exercise Ayem Akpatuma Seize Pump Action Rifle Displayed For Sale

Henry Solomon- February 21, 2018

Troops of 93 Battalion, 13 Brigade, Nigerian Army, on exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) on Tuesday seized a pump action rifle displayed for sale in ... Read More

Beneficiaries in Taraba Commends Aisha Buhari for Providing Sustainable Livelihood

AMT Tanimu- December 28, 2017

Suleiman Haruna, Abuja: Beneficiaries of the Future Assured women and youth empowerment programme in Taraba state have commended the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha ... Read More

2 Boko Haram Suspects Apprehended in Taraba

AMT Tanimu- October 29, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Troops of 93 Battalion, 13 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Saturday 28th October 2017, based on a tip off by security conscious an ... Read More

Fifty Three Youths In Taraba Get Empowered In Fadama III Project

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2017

The Fadama III Additional Financing (AF), in Taraba said on Wednesday that the project has trained 53 women and youths on various agricultural enterprises. The ... Read More