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Locals open fire on herdsmen in Plateau community, 3 reportedly dead

3 killed as locals attack herdsmen in Plateau’s Barkin Ladi

Locals open fire on herdsmen in Plateau community, 3 reportedly dead
APC chairman disowns Buhari’s minister, says he never attended any of our meetings since appointment

APC chairman disowns Buhari’s minister, says he never attended any of our meetings since appointment

The chairman of the All Progressive Congress Plateau state chapter, Latep Dabang said the sports minister, Solomon Dalung, who hails from the state, has never attended any function of the party since he was appointed minister.

APC chairman disowns Buhari’s minister, says he never attended any of our meetings since appointment
Senator Jang preaches to prisoners, pays prison's electricity bill

Senator Jang preaches to prisoners, pays prison's electricity bill

The former governor of Plateau state and senator representing Plateau north senatorial district, Jonah David Jang, has reportedly paid off the outstanding electricity bills of Jos prison where he has been locked up since May 16.

Senator Jang preaches to prisoners, pays prison's electricity bill
Atiku, Gana, other PDP chiefs visit Senator Jang in prison

Atiku, Gana, other PDP chiefs visit Senator Jang in prison

Prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday, May 20, visited the embattle former governor of Plateau state and senator representing Plateau north senatorial district, Jonah Jang, in Jos prison.

Atiku, Gana, other PDP chiefs visit Senator Jang in prison
Yaki da rashawa: Su Atiku Abubakar sun kai ma abokinsu ziyara dake daure a gidan Yari

Yaki da rashawa: Su Atiku Abubakar sun kai ma abokinsu ziyara dake daure a gidan Yari

Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito hukumar yaki da rasha da yi ma tattalin arzikin kasa zagon kasa, EFCC ce ta shigar da karar Jang gaban Kotu bisa tuhume tuhumen 12 da suka danganci karkatar da makudan kudade mallakin al’ummar jihar Fil

Yaki da rashawa: Su Atiku Abubakar sun kai ma abokinsu ziyara dake daure a gidan Yari
Alleged N6.3bn fraud: Former governor Jonah Jang sent to prison

Alleged N6.3bn fraud: Former governor Jonah Jang sent to prison

Senator Jonah Jang has been sent to prison by a Plateau state high court on Wednesday, May 16. The former governor of the state was remanded in prison alongside Yusuf Pam, a former government official in the state.

Alleged N6.3bn fraud: Former governor Jonah Jang sent to prison
Update: Former Plateau governor remanded in jail

Update: Former Plateau governor remanded in jail

Former governor of Plateau state and senator representing Plateau North has reportedly been remanded in a cell in Jos ahead of his arraignment in court on May 16 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Update: Former Plateau governor remanded in jail
Breaking: ICPC withdraws charges against ex-governor Jonah Jang of Plateau

Breaking: ICPC withdraws charges against ex-governor Jonah Jang of Plateau

Nigeria’s Independent Corrupt Practices and Other-Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has withdrawn its charges against Jonah Jang, a former governor of Plateau state, explaining that it was to avoid abuse of court processes.

Breaking: ICPC withdraws charges against ex-governor Jonah Jang of Plateau
Alleged N6.3b fraud: Prepare for court - EFCC tells Plateau ex-governor Jang

Alleged N6.3b fraud: Prepare for court - EFCC tells Plateau ex-governor Jang

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, May 7, served the former governor of Plateau state, Jonah Jang, a trial notice to notify him of his impending trial over an alleged fraud of N6.3billion.

Alleged N6.3b fraud: Prepare for court - EFCC tells Plateau ex-governor Jang
Rival cult clash leaves 13 people dead in Jos

Rival cult clash leaves 13 people dead in Jos

Thirteen residents of Jos have been reportedly killed in a clash by two rival cult groups, the Red Axe and Black Axe, according to information by residents of the area of the capital city of Plateau, a north-central state.

Rival cult clash leaves 13 people dead in Jos
Armed men shoot community leader, two others in Plateau

Armed men shoot community leader, two others in Plateau

Dickson Chollom, the transition management committee chairman of Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau State, on Monday, May 7, reported the shooting of the district head in his house and that of two others.

Armed men shoot community leader, two others in Plateau
Get your umbrellas ready as NiMet predicts rain, thunderstorm across Nigeria on Sunday, May 6

Get your umbrellas ready as NiMet predicts rain, thunderstorm across Nigeria on Sunday, May 6

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) on Saturday, May 5 predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country with slim chances of thunderstorms over Mambilla Plateau in the morning of Sunday, May 6.

Get your umbrellas ready as NiMet predicts rain, thunderstorm across Nigeria on Sunday, May 6
Suspected herdsmen allegedly attack village in Plateau state, kill 4 men

Suspected herdsmen allegedly attack village in Plateau state, kill 4 men

Four men have been killed in a fresh attack on Angwam Rogo, a residential area in Bassa Local Government area of Plateau state by armed men suspected to be herdsmen. Efforts are in place by police to track down the suspects.

Suspected herdsmen allegedly attack village in Plateau state, kill 4 men
Tabarbarewa tsaro: Mahara yan bindiga sun hallaka wasu mazaje 4 a jihar Filato

Tabarbarewa tsaro: Mahara yan bindiga sun hallaka wasu mazaje 4 a jihar Filato

Rundunar Yansandan jihar Filato ta sanar da mutuwar wasu mutane guda hudu a karamar hukumar Bassa a ranar Laraba 18 ga watan Afrilu a hannun wasu yan bindiga da har yanzu ba’a gane ko suwanene ba, inji rahoton majiyar NAIJ.com

Tabarbarewa tsaro: Mahara yan bindiga sun hallaka wasu mazaje 4 a jihar Filato
Displaced Plateau women protest humanitarian difficulties

Displaced Plateau women protest humanitarian difficulties

Women displaced by recent attacks in Daffo District in Bokkos local government area of Plateau state on Thursday April 12 held a peaceful rally in Jos the state capital to draw government and public’s attention to their plight.

Displaced Plateau women protest humanitarian difficulties
Gunmen attack Plateau community, kill 5, injure 3

Gunmen attack Plateau community, kill 5, injure 3

Gunmen have killed five persons and injured three others at Inding village, a community in Barkin Ladi local government area of northern Plateau state. The state police command has also confirmed the tragic incident.

Gunmen attack Plateau community, kill 5, injure 3
Kasa ta rufta da wasu masu hakar ma’adanai a jihar FIlato, mutum 2 sun rigamu gidan gaskiya

Kasa ta rufta da wasu masu hakar ma’adanai a jihar FIlato, mutum 2 sun rigamu gidan gaskiya

Kaakakin yace: “Da misalin karfe 11 na dare ne ofishin shugaban Yansandan karamar hukumar Wase ta samu rahoton cewa kasa ta rufta da masu hakar ma’adanan kasa a karamar hukumar Wase, har yayi sanadiyyar mutuwar mutane biyu.

Kasa ta rufta da wasu masu hakar ma’adanai a jihar FIlato, mutum 2 sun rigamu gidan gaskiya
APC tenure elongation: Lalong submits recommendation to Oyegun (photos)

APC tenure elongation: Lalong submits recommendation to Oyegun (photos)

Technical committee on All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) tenure elongation submitted its report on Friday, April 6. Governor Simon Lalong gave the report to National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun.

APC tenure elongation: Lalong submits recommendation to Oyegun (photos)
Girma ya fadi: Tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasa ya koma takarar mukamin gwamna a jiharsa

Girma ya fadi: Tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasa ya koma takarar mukamin gwamna a jiharsa

Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito ya bayyana aniyarsa ta taka takarar gwamnan jihar Filato ne a ranar Laraba 4 ga watan Afrilu a babban ofishin jam’iyya PDP dake Jos, da nufin gwada kwanji da gwamnan jihar, Simon Lalong mai shirin yin t

Girma ya fadi: Tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasa ya koma takarar mukamin gwamna a jiharsa
Minister's aide accused of allegedly 'inciting violence' in Plateau

Minister's aide accused of allegedly 'inciting violence' in Plateau

The Plateau Initiative for Peace has urged the minister of sports and youth development, Solomon Dalung to call his chief of staff Maiwada Dammallam to order over what it described as political incitement to violence in the state.

Minister's aide accused of allegedly 'inciting violence' in Plateau
We made him who he is today - PDP chieftain tackles Obasanjo over comments against party

We made him who he is today - PDP chieftain tackles Obasanjo over comments against party

Alexander Mwolwu, a chieftain of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau has accused former President Chief Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo of plotting to discredit the party to promote Social Democratic Party (SDP).

We made him who he is today - PDP chieftain tackles Obasanjo over comments against party
Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support

Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support

A top Nigerian elderstatesman, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has declared his support for the call by former Defence minister, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd) on Nigerians to defend themselves against killer herdsmen.

Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support
University lecturers in Jos bring stakeholders together, seek end to herdsmen-farmers’ crises

University lecturers in Jos bring stakeholders together, seek end to herdsmen-farmers’ crises

The persistent clashes between farmers and herdsmen in some parts of Nigeria has made the University of Jos chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) bring stakeholders together in an effort for a solution.

University lecturers in Jos bring stakeholders together, seek end to herdsmen-farmers’ crises
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