Coronavirus Report: Management of The Guardian Newspaper Acknowledges Mistake Regarding Taraba

The story published in The Guardian newspaper edition of Thursday April 2, 2020 claiming that Taraba State now has one positive case of Coronavirus infection is false. This was disclosed by the Special Adviser to the governor on Media and Publicity, Mr. Bala Dan Abu today 3rd April 2020 in Jalingo. Mr. Bala Abu said [...]

By |2020-04-03T13:33:39+02:00April 3rd, 2020|General, Latest News|

Attention: Update on the Planned Lockdown of the State

The Taraba state government has approved the proposed lockdown which was to commence on the 2nd April 2020 to now take effect from the 3rd April 2020. This is to allow Tarabans to buy and stock food and other essential commodities that they need. The change in date for the lockdown was contained in a [...]

By |2020-04-03T11:31:50+02:00April 3rd, 2020|Latest News|

No Member of the First Family had Tested Positive to Coronavirus – Media Aide

    The attention of Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has been drawn to a social media post today April 1, 2020 alleging that an unnamed son of his family had tested positive to Coronavirus. A Statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Publicity Bala Dan Abu says the supposed son [...]

By |2020-04-01T18:18:49+02:00April 1st, 2020|Latest News|

COVID-19: Taraba Government to Implement Strict Directives

Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has ordered the close down of markets and also bans Sunday church worship and Friday Jummat prayers as he holds briefing with CAN and Muslim Council. The governor in a press briefing yesterday announced the close down of markets and worship centers. The briefing which was communicated to the Deputy [...]

By |2020-04-01T01:53:18+02:00April 1st, 2020|Latest News|

Gov. Ishaku Advise Tarabans to Be Strong and Positive

Gov. Ishaku wearing a nose mask as a precautionary measure at the state's executive council meeting presided over by him. The Executive Governor of Taraba state, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has again advised Tarabans to stay strong and positive at this moment of world trial, saying together we shall overcome it. The Governor [...]

By |2020-04-01T00:46:15+02:00March 30th, 2020|Latest News|

Press Release: Gov. Ishaku Ban Travels In and Out of the State

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku has banned travels in and out of the state with effect from Sunday, 29th March, 2020 until further notice. This was disclosed in a press release signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Hassan Mijinyawa. The decision to close the state’s land borders was taken as part of [...]

By |2020-03-28T11:09:33+01:00March 28th, 2020|Latest News|

Betraying Governor Ishaku

The month of March reminds us of one of history’s greatest acts of political treachery and betrayal. In 44 BC, on the Ides of March, an act of betrayal and political assassination was carried out in Rome, the capital city of the Roman Empire. On that day Brutus, a Senator of the Empire joined hands [...]

By |2020-03-28T10:18:55+01:00March 28th, 2020|Interesting Articles, Latest News|

COVID-19: Gov. Ishaku Commends Community and Religious Leaders for Adherence

Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku took to his official Facebook account to commend community, union and religious leaders at all levels for adhering to Government Policies and personal commitments to stay home to be safe. The Governor also reiterates the commitment of his administration in making sure that all the necessary machinery to keep Tarabans safe [...]

By |2020-03-27T11:11:28+01:00March 27th, 2020|Latest News|

“The Life of Every Taraban is Important to Me” – Gov. Ishaku

The Executive Governor of Taraba state, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has again continued to show his commitment towards protecting every Taraban by stressing that the life of every Taraban is important to him as he reemphasized the directives of Stay-at-home to civil servants from level 1-12 across the state. The governor gave the assurance via [...]

By |2020-03-25T14:42:05+01:00March 25th, 2020|Latest News|

News Flash: Gov. Ishaku Gives Stay-at-Home Order to Civil Servants for Two Weeks

    The Executive Governor of Taraba state, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has directed that All workers on grade levels 1 -12, are to stay at home, with the exception of those on essential duties, such as Health Staff, Fire Services, and Taraba State Water Corporation, effective Wednesday 25th March, 2020 The directive which [...]

By |2020-03-25T14:19:14+01:00March 25th, 2020|Latest News|