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January 19, 2018 3:48 PM Taraba Police places N10m reward for information on killers of Hosea Ibi

The Taraba State Police has placed N10 million as reward for anyone who can offer useful information that would lead to the arrest of killers of Mr Hosea Ibi, a member of Taraba House of Assembly. This was disclosed by Taraba State Commissioner of Police, Mr Dave Akinremi, at a news briefing on Friday in Jalingo. Akinremi said the command through the assistance 16

January 15, 2018 8:34 PM NYSC Suspends Orientation Course In Benue

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) announced that the 2017 Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till further notice. The announcement was made on its official Facebook page in Abuja on Sunday. It said that a new date would be communicated in due course to prospective corps members 21

January 15, 2018 4:05 PM Fulani killings: NYSC changes orientation camp for corps members posted to Taraba, Benue

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has announced a new date for the orientation course and venue for 2017 Batch B, stream 2 Corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba States. NYSC in a terse statement on Monday, directed the 2017 BATCH “B” STREAM II prospective corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba states to go to Kogi State 18

January 8, 2018 8:26 PM 3 dead, 6 injured in fresh Taraba attack

No fewer than three person have been confirmed dead and six others injured in another overnight attack on Maisamari town in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State. It was gathered that the attack was carried out by a suspected militia group at a cultural event in the community. The police spokesman in the state, ASP David Misal, who confirmed 16

January 4, 2018 11:02 AM Taraba Lawmaker Kidnappers Want N75m Ransom

The gunmen who kidnapped the member representing Takum I in the Taraba State House of Assembly, Hon. Hosea Ibi, have allegedly demanded N75m for his release. A family source who pleaded anonymity told The PUNCH on Thursday that the kidnappers have contacted a family friend, who is also a lawmaker in the State House of Assembly, with the ransom demand 18

January 4, 2018 9:54 AM Abductors of Taraba lawmaker demand N75m ransom

The gunmen who kidnapped the member representing Takum I in the Taraba State House of Assembly, Hon. Hosea Ibi, have allegedly demanded N75m for his release. A family source told Punch on Thursday that the kidnappers have contacted a family friend, who is also a lawmaker in the House. He, however, refused to disclose whether the family was willing to pay the ransom 17

December 16, 2017 7:06 AM Ahmed Bello appointed new Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police

The Inspector–General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris Kpotum, has approved the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bello as new Commissioner of Police in Nasarawa State. The command’s Spokesman, Kennedy Idirisu, disclosed this on Friday in Lafia. The new police commissioner, until his posting, was in charge of Homicide Section, Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation 24

November 27, 2017 7:55 PM NJC nominates 14 new judges for Appeal Court [FULL LIST]

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended 14 judges for appointment to the Federal Court of Appeal. The nomination list was divided into two categories namely; Priority and Reserved. The Priority category lists Justice P.A Mahmoud from Benue state, Justice F. Ojo from Kwara state, Justice I.G Abundaga from Nassarawa state, Justice M.B Idris 78

November 13, 2017 7:34 AM 11 PDP govs in crucial meeting ahead Dec. 9 convention

The 11 Governors of Peoples Democratic (PDP) are in a close door meeting in Enugu with the eight national chairmanship aspirants of the party ahead of the Dec. 9 national convention of the party. The governors are Ishaku Darius, Taraba; Dankwambo Ibrahim, Gombe; and Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti and Chairman of PDP Governors Forum. Others are Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi 30

November 2, 2017 2:07 PM World Bank’s support fund disbursement in North East ends 2018

The World Bank says the disbursement of $50 million for the livelihood and food support programme under the Fadama III second Additional Financing (AFII) will end in first quarter of 2018. Engr. Ibrahim Alkali, Project Desk Officer for Fadama III AFII, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday. Alkali said that the bank had disbursed 80