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December 4, 2018 3:53 PM Atiku has thousands of cows with armed herdsmen in Benue, Taraba’ – Presidential aide, Onochie

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie on Tuesday accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar of having “thousands of cows” roaming the country with “armed herdsmen.” In a tweet, the presidential aide pointed out that unlike Abubakar, Buhari has “150 cows” in a secluded 29

November 29, 2018 8:11 PM ‘You misled us’ – Taraba APC governorship aspirants tell peace committee

Eight members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who participated in the party’s governorship primary election in Taraba State, have accused the reconciliation committee of misleading them. The aspirants, who were invited to present their grievances to the party’s reconciliation committee sitting in the Adamawa State capital, Yola, complained that they were told the reconciliation 30

November 29, 2018 5:17 PM Army discovers militia training camp in Rivers, nabs 100 recruits

Troops of 6 Division Nigerian Army (NA) Thursday, on a routine surveillance at Nonwa Gbam, (NYSC Orientation Camp) in Tai LGA of Rivers State have discovered an illegal militia training camp. A statement by Colonel Aminu Iliyasu, Deputy Director Army Public Relations, said over 100 recruits were seen undergoing military type of training 30

November 28, 2018 4:42 PM Why APC won’t survive after Buhari’s exit from power – Aggrieved members

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently the rallying point for most members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and unless the party reforms the way it does things, particularly its conduct of primary elections and make such elections transparently credible, the party may not survive Buhari’s presidency, some members of the party said Wednesday 33

November 25, 2018 3:06 PM What Obasanjo said during Atiku’s official emergence as Wazirin Adamawa

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was on Sunday, formally turbaned as the seventh Waziri of Adamawa Emirate. The position of Waziri makes the former vice-president next to the Lamido of Adamawa, Muhammadu Barkindo, in the hierarchy of the emirate. Speaking at the ceremony, former president Olusegun Obasanjo 38

November 7, 2018 3:49 PM Buhari swears in 23 NPC commissioners, CCB members

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore in 23 National Commissioners of the National Population Commision, NPC, Chairman of Code of Conduct Bureau, Malam Muhammed Isah and seven other members. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari performed the exercise shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive 44

October 26, 2018 5:51 PM Gunmen in military uniform attack Taraba community

Gunmen dressed in military uniform have attacked communities in Abbare, Lau Local Government area of Taraba State and killed no fewer than 100 cows. Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, Mr David Misal, confirmed this to NAN in Jalingo on Friday. He also said that the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of the area had been directed 51

October 23, 2018 2:55 PM Military issues ultimatum to militia groups to vacate Benue, Taraba

Authorities of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) have instructed all militia groups terrorizing residents of Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa to vacate the states or risk forceful eviction before December. Commander of the military operation, Maj.-Gen. Adeyemi Yekini, announced the deadline while speaking to newsmen on Tuesday in Makurdi. The military OPWS is responsible 31

October 17, 2018 8:24 PM 2019: Why I took back property I gave to APC – Mama Taraba

The former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development in the present administration, Aisha Alhassan, a.k.a Mama Taraba, has revealed why she allowed her supporters take back property she donated to her former party, the All Progressives Congress, APC. The former Minister said it was not wrong because of the level of injustice they meted to her. Alhassan 27

October 3, 2018 8:09 AM APC Primaries: Danladi wins Taraba governorship ticket

Former Taraba Acting Governor, Mr Sani Danladi, has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) party primaries, defeating nine other aspirants who contested with him. The Chairman of the APC governorship primary election for Tarabe, Sen. Emmanuel Ocheja, while declaring the results at the Fast Track Hotel in Jalingo in the early hours of Wednesday, said Danladi 31