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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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).
The Plateau police command has attributed crime-free Christmas celebration in the state to its ban on the use of fireworks, restriction of tricycles .
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate two major issues concerning the Nigerian Customs and the military that came to its attention recently.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.