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President Muhammadu Buhari has told supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state not to vote for any candidate from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the general elections.-14

APC takes re-election campaign to Jos

The Deputy Governor Plateau State Sonni Tyoden told reporters in Jos on Wednesday that the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress and Presidential Campaign Council Co-Chairman Asiwaju Bola Tinubu would accompany the President on the campaign trip.

2019: Simon Lalong warns traditional leaders against partisanship

The Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, on Saturday warned traditional rulers against partisanship as electioneering for the 2019 elections gained momentum.

Abdulsalami Abubakar: Militarization of 2019 polls may mar exercise

A former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has warned that militarisation of the 2019 elections will dent the credibility of the exercise and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) with attendant security consequences.

Simon Lalong awards scholarship to first class graduates from Plateau

Gov. Simon Lalong has awarded scholarship to all Plateau indigenes that graduated with first class honours degrees.

Simon Lalong reassures corps members of security in Plateau

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has reassured the 2018 Batch ‘C’ Stream 1 Corps members deployed to the state of adequate security and their well-being.

2019: Indirect primaries cost effective – Plateau deputy governor

Prof Sonni Tyoden, the Plateau Deputy Governor, on Wednesday said that indirect primaries were cost effective compared to direct method.

2019: Plateau APC adopts indirect primaries

The Plateau chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted the indirect method of primaries in choosing its candidates for elective positions in the 2019 elections.

Governor Lalong’s convoy attacked by IDPs in Jos

The convoy of Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State was on Saturday attacked by Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Jos.

APC: No automatic ticket for Governor Lalong

The Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong, has declared his intention to seek re-election in the 2019 general election under the platform of the APC.

Governor Lalong declares intention to contest for second term in 2019

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has formally declared his intention to contest 2019 governorship poll in the state.

Senator Saraki calls for collaborative budget process

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, says for there to be quick passage of the National budget, there must be collaboration and engagement between the Executive and the Legisture.

Plateau tackles revenue theft, leakages to boost IGR

Mr Arlat Dashe, Chairman, Plateau State Internal Revenue Service ( PSIRS ), said the state government was determined to boost its Internal Generated Revenue (IGR) by tackling revenue theft and leakages.

Plateau SUBEB promises special allowances for teachers in rural areas

The Plateau State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has pledged to pay special allowances to teachers posted to rural areas of the state to enhance their productivity.

Governor Lalong reassures corps members of security ‎

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has reassured the 2017 Batch “B” stream two Corps members deployed to the state of their security and well being. ‎

Governor Lalong demands adequate protection for corps members

Following the recent killings of people in rural villages of Plateau State by suspected herdsmen, Governor Simon Lalong has directed the Special Tasks Force (STF) and rural communities to protect corps members deployed for the one year mandatory National Service in the state.

IPOB crisis: Lalong confirms two deaths in Jos violence, sues for peace

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has confirmed the death of two persons from the Thursday violence in Jos, the Plateau State capital.

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