Governor Ishaku Signs 2017 Budget

Governor Ishaku Signs 2017 Budget

🕔18:57, 18.Jan 2017

— Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo Taraba state governor Architect Darius Ishaku yesterday signed the Taraba state 2017 Appropriation Bill into Law. The 110,106,983,942 Budget representing an increment of 9.17% over the 2016 budget, has a recurrent expenditure of 49.3 Billion Naira

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Taraba: Proposed Construction of New Govt House Insensitive-Lawmakers

Taraba: Proposed Construction of New Govt House Insensitive-Lawmakers

🕔14:45, 18.Jan 2017

— Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo The member representing Gembu Constituency in the Taraba House of Assembly, Dr Abubakar Jugulde has described the decision of the Taraba state government to embark on the construction of a new Government House as insensitive. Jugulde

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Bombing Of IDP Camp A Mistake–Military

Bombing Of IDP Camp A Mistake–Military

🕔08:48, 18.Jan 2017

Military sources have on Tuesday night explained how the Nigerian Air Force mistakenly bombed an IDP camp in Borno. This came as the nation was about coming to terms with the suicide bomb attack at the University of Maiduguri, leading to

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The Nigerian Army Has Joined APC’s Lying Club–Fayose

The Nigerian Army Has Joined APC’s Lying Club–Fayose

🕔08:39, 18.Jan 2017

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, says it is unfortunate that the Nigerian army has joined the Federal Government in their lying games that Boko Haram insurgents have been technically defeated. Fayose who made this disclosure at Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday

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Negotiations Ongoing For The Release Of The Remaining Chibok Girls-FG

Negotiations Ongoing For The Release Of The Remaining Chibok Girls-FG

🕔07:46, 18.Jan 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that negotiations are ongoing with Boko Haram, for the release of the 191 remaining Chibok Girls. Buhari stated this on Tuesday through the Information Minister, Lai Mohammad during a briefing following an Intelligence, Surveillance and

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Militants Blow Up Oil Pipelines 24-Hours After Osinbajo’s Visit

Militants Blow Up Oil Pipelines 24-Hours After Osinbajo’s Visit

🕔07:40, 18.Jan 2017

Niger Delta militants blew up a crude oil trunkline in Ughelli, Delta State; barely 24 hours after Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo led a Federal Government delegation to visit the region. The attack, according to reports occurred  behind the SETRACO construction yard

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CAN Calls For Soyinka’s Head Over Anti-Religion Comments

CAN Calls For Soyinka’s Head Over Anti-Religion Comments

🕔09:42, 17.Jan 2017

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) has expressed disappointment over the anti-religion stance of Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka. Soyinka had, at a book presentation in Abuja, on Thursday, warned that religion would kill the country if it was not tamed.

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Nigerian Air Force Bombard New Boko Haram Hideout

Nigerian Air Force Bombard New Boko Haram Hideout

🕔09:29, 17.Jan 2017

The Nigerian Air Force said its fighter jets struck a new Boko Haram hideout about one nautical mile south of Tumbum Rego in northern Borno. The Air Force Spokesman Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa in a statement on Monday night said

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Taraba APC Hails Jika’s Ambassadorial Nomination

Taraba APC Hails Jika’s Ambassadorial Nomination

🕔02:14, 17.Jan 2017

— Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo Taraba State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has hailed President Mohammadu Buhari for appointing the State Chairman of the party, Alhaji Ardo Jika Hassan as a non-career Ambassador from Taraba to replace Alhaji Mustapha

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NGO To Train 400 Taraba Health Workers To Counter Hepatitis, HIV

NGO To Train 400 Taraba Health Workers To Counter Hepatitis, HIV

🕔15:42, 16.Jan 2017

— Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo The Centre for Initiative and Development (CFID) in Taraba on Monday commenced training of 400 healthcare workers on injection safety to tackle the spread of HIV and viral Hepatitis in the state. Mr. Danjuma Adda, the

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