Monthly Archives: April 2018


2019: Gov. Ishaku Remains the Sole Candidate- Political Aide

By |2019-04-03T14:58:08+02:00April 30th, 2018|General, Politics|

SA-Political Affairs Barring any changes in Taraba PDP, the incumbent Governor, Darius Dickson Ishaku, remains the only candidate that would fly the party's flag at the 2019 General Elections. This was disclosed by the Special Adviser on Political Matters to the Governor, Abubakar Bawa, during a chat with our reporter in Jalingo, Monday. [...]

Taraba House of Assembly Gets New Clerk

By |2019-04-03T14:58:08+02:00April 30th, 2018|General, Politics|

Mr. Mellah Orngu - The substantive Clerk of the House The Taraba State House of Assembly has sworn Mr. Mellah Orngu as the substantive Clerk of the House, after the retirement of the the former Clerk, Mr. Ukwen Tentason who retired in December last year. Speaker of the House, Hon. Abel Diah read [...]

Herdsmen Killings: Christians in Taraba Protest, Seek End to Attacks, Killings

By |2019-04-03T14:58:09+02:00April 30th, 2018|General, Latest News|

Christians in Taraba on Sunday converged at the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Secretariat in Jalingo in protest calling on the Federal Government to end the killings across the country allegedly being perpetrated by herdsmen. The Christians who complied with the directive of the state chapter of the association to dress in black as a [...]

Taraba Records Losses From Rainstorm Disaster

By |2019-04-03T14:58:09+02:00April 25th, 2018|About Taraba, General, Governor's Rescue Remarks|

For barely a week, Jalingo, the Taraba State capital has experienced epileptic power supply from the YEDC, as a result of a rainstorm which occurred last Tuesday leaving homes, institutions and electrical facilities destroyed. In the wake of the rains which was accompanied by heavy eastern winds, were fallen trees, damaged roofs and fallen poles, [...]

Gov. Ishaku Condoles Families of Slain TSU Students

By |2019-04-03T14:58:09+02:00April 25th, 2018|General|

Governor Ishaku, accompanied by his Deputy, Engr. Manu, inspecting some of the structures affected by the rainstorm in the University after visiting the injured students at Specialist Hospital, Jalingo. Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku on Tuesday condoled parents, students, staff and management of the Taraba State University, Jalingo over the sudden death of [...]

Stage Set for Construction of N6 Billion Taraba Govt. House

By |2019-04-03T14:58:10+02:00April 25th, 2018|About Taraba, General, Jalingo|

The Taraba State Governor, Arc. Darius Ishaku, has inspected the proposed Government House site on Kona Road which is estimated to cost about N6 Billion. The Governor who was on the site, met with officials of the Ministry of Works who showed him the project design and site plan. Speaking during the visit, Gov. Ishaku [...]

The Army is Under Pressure Says Media Aide to Governor Ishaku

By |2019-04-03T14:58:10+02:00April 19th, 2018|Featured, Latest News|

Bala Abu - SSA to the Governor on Media and Publicity Media Aide to the Governor, Bala Dan Abu, has said the allegation by the army that the Taraba State Government was inciting the people against soldiers involved in Operation Ayem Akpatuma is a blatant lie, aimed at covering the woeful failure that [...]

3 Killed, Several Injured as Tree Falls on Taraba Varsity Students

By |2019-04-03T14:58:10+02:00April 18th, 2018|Education, Latest News|

Picture of the Standing Mahogany Tree that Fell after the Thunderstorm in Bouba Njidda Wildlife Park at Garua, Cameroon Republic Three students of the Taraba State University lost their lives when they were hit by falling trees during a rainstorm at the Bouba Njidda National Wild Life Park in Cameroon. The Deputy Registrar, [...]

2019 Elections: PDP Youth Leader Moves Against Imposition of Candidates

By |2019-04-03T14:58:11+02:00April 18th, 2018|General, Opinion, Politics|

Taraba state Coordinator, PDP Youth Vanguard, Hon. Sunday Yusuf The Taraba State Coordinator of the PDP Youth Vanguard, Sunday Yusuf, has backed Gov. Darius Ishaku's stand on impunity and imposition of Candidates in the electoral process. He stated that it was the right thing to do and that such a stand meant that [...]

Nigerians Have Lost Confidence in the Military; Aku Uka Tells Army Probe Panel

By |2019-04-03T14:58:12+02:00April 17th, 2018|General, Latest News|

The Aku Uka of Wukari The Aku Uka of Wukari and Chairman Taraba State Council of Chiefs, Dr. Shekarau Angyu Masa Ibi (Kuvyo II) on Monday said citizens of Nigeria have lost confidence in military following their involvement in unthinkable acts. The Monarch disclosed this when he received the Army Probe Panel investigating [...]