Monthly Archives: June 2016


Hon. Commissioner of Environment Felicitates With Governor Darius

By |2019-04-03T15:00:59+02:00June 30th, 2016|Latest News|

The Honourable Commissioner Ministry Of Environment And Solid Minerals, Hon. Rebecca Manasseh Heartily Felicitates With His Excellency, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku, His Deputy, Engineer Haruna Manu, The Speaker Taraba State House Of Assembly, Hon. Peter Abel Diah and: The Entire Members Of The Taraba State House Of Assembly, The Chief Judge, The President Customary Court [...]

EFCC Begins Trial of Sacked Taraba Acting Governor, Garba Umar

By |2019-04-03T15:00:59+02:00June 30th, 2016|Latest News|

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has begun investigation into the alleged looting of Taraba States treasury by the sacked Acting Governor, Garba Umar, popularly called UTC. Ibrahim Lamorde Umar’s name is on a list with 10 former governors standing trial for alleged corruption. The anti-corruption agency invited him in a letter dated June [...]

Taraba To Access N14.16 Billion FG Budget Support Facility

By |2016-07-01T11:15:44+02:00June 30th, 2016|Latest News|

The Taraba state Government is set to take a N14.16 Billion Facility under the Federal Government Conditional Budget Support Facility subject to meeting certain conditions, as resolved by the National Economic Council. A letter sent to the Taraba state House of Assembly by Governor of Taraba state, Arc. Darius Ishaku, dated June 28, 2016, seeking [...]

Former NUJ Chieftain Eulogises Anna Ishaku On Her Giant Strides

By |2019-04-03T15:00:59+02:00June 28th, 2016|Hope Afresh|

Alhassan Abdullahi Agyo A former Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), in Taraba, Alhassan Abdullahi Agyo, has stated that the Hope Afresh Foundation was touching lives in the State by way of reducing unemployment and making youths self reliant. The veteran Journalist disclosed this during a chat with Taravoices in Jalingo, Monday. [...]

TAXATION : Taraba Assembly Investigates Corporate Bodies

By |2019-04-03T15:00:59+02:00June 28th, 2016|Latest News|

Speaker, Abel Peter DiahThe Taraba state House of Assembly has commenced an investigation to verify the remittance of all forms of revenuesmeant for the state by federal agencies and other corporate bodies operating in the state. During plenary, presided over by Speaker, Abel Peter Diah, Monday, the House considered a motion under Matters of Urgent [...]

Gov. Ishaku’s Intervention in the Water Sector is Marvellous, Barr. Gowon

By |2019-04-03T15:01:00+02:00June 26th, 2016|Latest News|

Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has been described as a visionary leader who is determined to bring positive changes to the state; especially in the provision of basic social amenities, with key emphasis on the provision of water to the state capital and beyond. The Commissioner of Water Resources, Barr. Emmanuel Gowon said this recently while [...]

Free Skills Acquisition Training: Hope Afresh Foundation Train Lands in Jalingo

By |2019-04-03T15:01:00+02:00June 24th, 2016|Hope Afresh|

The wife of the Taraba State Governor, Barr. Anna Darius Ishaku who is concerned with bequeathing profitable, useful and marketable skills to the unemployed in the State, has flagged off a Vocational Skills training programme for Jalingo Local Government Area. The programme which started today at the Hassan Primary School, Jalingowas declared opened by the Programme [...]

Zing LGA Receive Training in Skills Acquisition

By |2019-04-03T15:01:00+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Hope Afresh|

Wife of Taraba State Governor, Barr. Anna Darius Ishaku has called on beneficiaries of the Skills Acquisition Training in Zing Local Government  Area to avail themselves of the golden opportunity to learn basic skills that will make them productive citizens. Chief Press Secretary to Her ExcellencyThe wife of the Governor, who was represented by her [...]

Senior Special Assistant Applauds Governor Darius Ishaku’s Development Initiatives.

By |2019-04-03T15:01:00+02:00June 16th, 2016|Latest News|

Tarabans are still barring their minds on the one year in office of Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku. The recent one is from the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor, Office of the Chief of Staff, Sunday Yusuf Tonga. While speaking in an interview with our reporter in Jalingo, Sunday Yusuf said the developmental initiative of [...]

Taraba Assembly Begins Second Year of the 8th Assembly.

By |2019-04-03T15:01:00+02:00June 14th, 2016|General, Latest News|

The Taraba state House of Assembly has resumed plenary after a short recess to mark the end of the first year of the eight assembly. Declaring the session open at plenary Monday, Speaker of the House, Abel Peter Diah, reviewed the performances of the House in the preceding year in the area of Bills and [...]