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Fire razes newly constructed ultra modern IDP camp

Fire razes newly constructed ultra modern IDP camp

Fire razes newly constructed ultra modern IDP camp
2019: Middle Belt threatens to withdraw support from north - Forum

2019: Middle Belt threatens to withdraw support from north - Forum

The chairman of the Middle Belt Forum (MBF), Bala Takaya, has vowed that the people of north-central zone would not work with other parts of Northern Nigeria in next years general elections. He said this is to preserve the zone.

2019: Middle Belt threatens to withdraw support from north - Forum
Breaking: Alleged clash between suspected herdsmen and indigenes leaves 5 dead, 8 injured in Plateau (photos)

Breaking: Alleged clash between suspected herdsmen and indigenes leaves 5 dead, 8 injured in Plateau (photos)

An alleged fresh clash between suspected herdsmen and indigenes of Jebbu Miango Village in Bassa local government area of Plateau state has left five persons dead while eight others are said to have sustained serious injuries.

Breaking: Alleged clash between suspected herdsmen and indigenes leaves 5 dead, 8 injured in Plateau (photos)
Breaking: Governor Lalong denies alleged secret deal with herdsmen, rejects cattle colonies in Plateau state

Breaking: Governor Lalong denies alleged secret deal with herdsmen, rejects cattle colonies in Plateau state

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state in a statement on Friday, January 26, dismissed report particularly in the social media that parts of the state have been carved out for the creation of colonies for cattle rearing.

Breaking: Governor Lalong denies alleged secret deal with herdsmen, rejects cattle colonies in Plateau state
JUST IN: Violence breaks out in Plateau state as suspected herdsmen kill 4, injures 7

JUST IN: Violence breaks out in Plateau state as suspected herdsmen kill 4, injures 7

At least four persons have been confirmed killed following an attack by suspected herdsmen in Josho village, Daffo Chiefdom, Bokkos local government area of Plateau state, North-central Nigeria on Wednesday, January 24.

JUST IN: Violence breaks out in Plateau state as suspected herdsmen kill 4, injures 7
Tragedy as SARS operatives allegedly shoot 3 in Jos

Tragedy as SARS operatives allegedly shoot 3 in Jos

Operatives of the police Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) opened fire on a beer joint in Zawang community, Jos, on Monday, January 22, shooting three people. The police claimed they were after some hoodlums in the community.

Tragedy as SARS operatives allegedly shoot 3 in Jos
Plateau NBA condemns indiscriminate arrests, human rights violations by SSS

Plateau NBA condemns indiscriminate arrests, human rights violations by SSS

The Plateau state branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has cried out over the activities of the State Security Services (SSS) who allegedly arrest people indiscriminately and violate their rights in the process.

Plateau NBA condemns indiscriminate arrests, human rights violations by SSS
Troops recover 100 stolen cows in Plateau amid reported threats from Miyetti Allah

Troops recover 100 stolen cows in Plateau amid reported threats from Miyetti Allah

Soldiers attached to the special military task-force, codenamed Operation Safe Haven have recovered 100 cows allegedly stolen by suspected rustlers in Plateau state. The alleged theft of the cows was confirmed the army.

Troops recover 100 stolen cows in Plateau amid reported threats from Miyetti Allah
Breaking: Massive protest rocks Jos University Teaching Hospital as doctors protest with coffin

Breaking: Massive protest rocks Jos University Teaching Hospital as doctors protest with coffin

About 400 angry medical doctors stormed the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) in Plateau state armed with a mock coffin in the early hours of Wednesday, January 17 as they protested the management of the organisation.

Breaking: Massive protest rocks Jos University Teaching Hospital as doctors protest with coffin
Former governor Jang rejects proposed cattle colonies, says Lalong “on his own”

Former governor Jang rejects proposed cattle colonies, says Lalong “on his own”

Former Plateau governor Jonah Jang says his constituents are opposed to the creation of cattle colonies as proposed by his successor, Simon Lalong. Jang, who represents Plateau North in the Senate, said in Jos on Friday.

Former governor Jang rejects proposed cattle colonies, says Lalong “on his own”
What I did concerning farmers, herdsmen clashes as Nigeria's president - Jonathan reveals, sends message to 5 northern states

What I did concerning farmers, herdsmen clashes as Nigeria's president - Jonathan reveals, sends message to 5 northern states

Former President Jonathan has revealed how he tackled the clashes between herdsmen and farmers while he governed Nigeria till 2015 when he was defeated by Muhammdu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

What I did concerning farmers, herdsmen clashes as Nigeria's president - Jonathan reveals, sends message to 5 northern states
How we achieved crime-free celebration in Plateau - Police

How we achieved crime-free celebration in Plateau - Police

The Plateau police command has attributed crime-free Christmas celebration in the state to its ban on the use of fireworks, restriction of tricycles .

How we achieved crime-free celebration in Plateau - Police
Nigerian prison farm harvests 400 bags of rice in Plateau

Nigerian prison farm harvests 400 bags of rice in Plateau

The Plateau Command of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) has harvested 400 bags of rice from its farm at Lakushi in Shendam local government area of the state.

Nigerian prison farm harvests 400 bags of rice in Plateau
JUST IN: Abducted PDP state chairman released

JUST IN: Abducted PDP state chairman released

The Plateau state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Damishi Sango, has been released by his abductors after he was kidnapped for 4 days.

JUST IN: Abducted PDP state chairman released
I was sad over the news of PDP Plateau chairman’s abduction - Governor Lalong

I was sad over the news of PDP Plateau chairman’s abduction - Governor Lalong

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau said security operatives are on the move to make sure that PDP chairman Damishi Sango is released from the kidnappers' den.

I was sad over the news of PDP Plateau chairman’s abduction - Governor Lalong
Why herdsmen should be treated like Boko Haram - Rep tells federal government

Why herdsmen should be treated like Boko Haram - Rep tells federal government

A member of the House of Representatives, Istifanus Gyang, has prayed to the federal government to see herdsmen as terrorists and be treated like Boko Haram.

Why herdsmen should be treated like Boko Haram - Rep tells federal government
JUST IN: Plateau boils again as suspected herdsmen kills two

JUST IN: Plateau boils again as suspected herdsmen kills two

Two people were ambushed and killed at Wereng village in Riyom local government area of Plateau state on Sunday, November 12 by suspected Fulani herdsmen.

JUST IN: Plateau boils again as suspected herdsmen kills two
House of Reps to probe Customs duties, military operations

House of Reps to probe Customs duties, military operations

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate two major issues concerning the Nigerian Customs and the military that came to its attention recently.

House of Reps to probe Customs duties, military operations
Breaking: 11 allegedly killed as 3 battle for life in Plateau after a reported ambush by Fulani herdsmen

Breaking: 11 allegedly killed as 3 battle for life in Plateau after a reported ambush by Fulani herdsmen

The herdsmen allegedly ambushed the victims at Diyan junction in the district very late on Tuesday, November 7, while offloading some goods near Gako village.

Breaking: 11 allegedly killed as 3 battle for life in Plateau after a reported ambush by Fulani herdsmen
Nigerian soldier allegedly shoots 17-year-old girl after she refused his lustful advances

Nigerian soldier allegedly shoots 17-year-old girl after she refused his lustful advances

Accor youth activist, Friday Bako, revealed that the girl named Simi, is a 17 year old SS1 student of GSS Sopp in Riyom local government area of Plateau state.

Nigerian soldier allegedly shoots 17-year-old girl after she refused his lustful advances
Report exposes FGGC Langtang security guard who pimps schoolgirls for N5,000 to businessmen

Report exposes FGGC Langtang security guard who pimps schoolgirls for N5,000 to businessmen

The unsuspecting guard told the 'undercover businessman' that the money (N5,000) is an upfront payment for his job - to arrange a schoolgirl for a good time.

Report exposes FGGC Langtang security guard who pimps schoolgirls for N5,000 to businessmen
President Buhari is biased over killings of Christians - CAN youths insist

President Buhari is biased over killings of Christians - CAN youths insist

The youth wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria has said President Muhammadu Buhari is more of a leader of Muslim believers rather than of all Nigerians.

President Buhari is biased over killings of Christians - CAN youths insist
It's time to stop Fulani herdsmen 'madness' -Buhari orders military, police to stop reprisal attacks in Plateau

It's time to stop Fulani herdsmen 'madness' -Buhari orders military, police to stop reprisal attacks in Plateau

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the military and the police to put mechanism in place to ensure that there is no reprisal attacks in Plateau state.

It's time to stop Fulani herdsmen 'madness' -Buhari orders military, police to stop reprisal attacks in Plateau
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