Tag: Taraba

Police confirm abduction, killing of Taraba LG boss, nephew

Abdul Jimoh- January 24, 2021

The Police Command in Taraba on Sunday confirmed the kidnapping and killing of the Chairman of Ardo Kola Local Government Area of the state, Mr ... Read More

Boundary Commission Set to Resolve Benue-Taraba Crisis

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2020

The National Boundary Commission, says it was set to resolve crisis in grey areas of boundary demarcation between Benue and Taraba in early 2021, and ... Read More

NEMA Urges Jalingo Residents to Avoid Settlement Along Riverine Areas

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday appealed to the residents of Jalingo  to avoid settling along the riverine areas to prevent them from ... Read More

Alleged terrorism: FG arraigns alleged Taraba kidnap kingpin, Wadume, 6 others

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

The Federal Government on Monday, arraigned alleged Taraba kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu (aka Wadume), and six other defendants on 13 counts bordering on terrorism. When ... Read More

Living Faith Church Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2019

The Living Faith Church on Thursday donated relief materials worth over N5 million to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Jalingo. Presenting the materials to ... Read More

Ishaku Darius Wins Taraba Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2019

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship election. The INEC returning officer of the state, Prof. Shehu Iya ... Read More

There is a Fake Anti-Snake Venom in Circulation – Treatment Centre Official

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The officer in charge at the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has raised alarmed over the circulation of fake anti-snake venom known ... 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

Taraba Killings: Army Says Danjuma’s Allegations Baseless

Abdul Jimoh- May 18, 2018

The Nigerian Army on Friday said allegations against it by retired Gen. T.Y Danjuma that it colluded with the militia in Taraba and refused to ... Read More

Criminality, Demography, Responsible for Escalating Farmers/Herders Clashes – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the increase in clashes between farmers and herdsmen are as a result of criminality, demography, ... Read More

President Buhari Approves New Security Measures to Tackle Kaduna Killings

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 7, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a new Battalion of the Nigerian Army, as well as a new Police Area Command in Birnin ... Read More

Criminal Informant Arrested in Taraba

Tanimu- April 9, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops of 93 Battalion Takum while conducting EXERCISE AYEM AKPATUMA on Sunday 8 April 2018, following a tip off arrested a criminal ... Read More

Troops Arrests 5 Criminal Suspects in Mayo Ndaga, Taraba State

Tanimu- April 2, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA in Taraba State in conjunction with personnel of the Nigeria Police on 31 March 2018 arrested ... Read More

Taraba State Government at Inception Refuse to Cooperate Because we Refused to Play Ball – @HQNigerianArmy

Tanimu- March 25, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to the unfortunate statement made by a former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Visits Taraba, Benue, Zamfara, Yobe and Rivers States

Tanimu- March 5, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: In view of recent terrorist attacks, criminal activities and communal clashes in some States leading to tragic loss of lives and kidnapping ... Read More

Herdsmen Caught in The Act by Exercise Ayem Akpatuma

Tanimu- February 27, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Adamawa: Troops of 101 special Forces Battalion on Excercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) deployed at Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa State swiftly ... Read More

Update from DSS on Kidnapping, Armed Robbery and Rustling in Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa States

Tanimu- February 27, 2018

Tony Ouiyo, Abuja: In furtherance of its commitment to ensure adequate security in the country, the Department of State Services (DSS) has sustained its counter ... Read More

@NePcni and @vsfnigeria Activities in Takum, Taraba and Adamawa States in December

Tanimu- December 20, 2017

VSF commences construction of school in Takum, Taraba State On Monday 18th of December 2017, Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku laid the foundation stone for ... Read More

2 Boko Haram Suspects Apprehended in Taraba

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

NTA NEWS SUMMARY: Buhari Receives Ghanian President

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 14, 2017

    Buhari Receives Ghanian President Critical issues of interest to Nigeria, ghana and the west african sub-region were brought to the front burner as ... Read More