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General Buratai: No Army collusion with bandits in Taraba killings

The investigative panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on the alleged partisanship of the military while conducting operations to tackle security challenges across the country, following the outcry by the former Minister of Defence, Lt-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, has submitted its report with a verdict that the claims of the former COAS were untrue.

Taraba traditional ruler appeals for increased military surveillance

The traditional ruler of Gashaka in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba, Alhaji Zubairu Hammangabdo, has called on Defence Headquarters to empower soldiers of 20 Mechanised Battalion in Serti with facilities and trained personnel to improve surveillance to rid the area of criminal elements.

Soldiers allegedly beat 27-year-old man to death in Taraba

Nigerian Army soldiers deployed in the ongoing Exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) in Taraba State allegedly beat a 27-year-old man, Yusufa Haruna, to death at Mbamga in Sarduana Local Government Area of the state.

Six suspected cattle rustlers nabbed while sharing meat in forest

A military patrol team from the 20 Mechanised Battalion, Serti, operating in Mambilla, Taraba State, on Friday paraded six suspected cattle rustlers nabbed while cow sharing meat in Nyogor forest.

20 feared killed, 300 cows stolen in fresh Mambilla violence

About 20 persons have been feared killed and 300 cows stolen following a fresh outbreak of ethnic violence on the Mambilla Plateau in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State, local officials and residents said on Sunday.

Police confirms five dead in fresh Mambilla Plateau attacks

The Police Command in Taraba Stae has confirmed that five people were killed and several others injured in fresh attacks on Fulani communities by suspected Mambilla militia in Sardauna local government area of the state.

Mambilla militia kills 5 Fulani herdsmen in Taraba

The Police Command in Taraba has confirmed that five people were killed and several others injured in fresh attacks on Fulani communities by suspected Mambilla militia in Sardauna local government area of the state.

Three killed, six injured in fresh Taraba attack

The police in Taraba State on Monday confirmed the death of three persons while no fewer than six others sustained injuries in another overnight attack on Maisamari town in Sardauna Local Government Area of the state by a suspected militia group.

Police arrest 39 ‘strange men’ in Taraba

The Taraba state police command has arrested 39 “strange men” in Nguroje, Sardauna local government area of the state.

Governor Ishaku lauds federal govt on 3,050mw Mambilla Hydro-Power

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring the commencement of work on the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla Hydro Electric Power Plant at Gembu in Taraba.

Federal govt provides succour to Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria

The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons on Sunday in Ikom distributed food and materials worth millions of Naira to Cameroonian refugees residing in Ikom Local Government Area of Cross River.

Presidency urges insurgency affected communities against ethno-religious conflict

The Presidential Committee on North East Initiative has urged communities affected by the Boko Haram insurgency to avoid ethno-religious crisis that could derail the current rehabilitation programme of the Federal Government.

Three nabbed for stealing relief materials in Taraba

The Police in Taraba have arrested three persons for allegedly stealing relief materials meant for victims of the June 17, Mambilla attacks.

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