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Abductors of Taraba governor’s media aide demands N100 million ransom

Abductors of Hassan Miyinyawa, the Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Taraba state governor, Darius Dickson Ishaku, have demanded N100million ransom for his release.

Taraba governor’s media aide kidnapped

Hasan Mijimyawa, the Chief Press Secretary to Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has been kidnapped.

Governor Ishaku, UDP, APC candidates shun Taraba peace accord signing

Taraba State Governor/governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Darius Ishaku; ex-Minister of Women Affairs/candidate of United Democratic Party, Hajiya Aisha Alhassan; and All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Sani Danladi, on Thursday failed to show up at a peace accord signing ceremony.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.-1

Atiku Abubakar: Nigerians must stop Muhammadu Buhari second coming

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.

Taraba government to convert state airport to international

The Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku is set to convert the Danbaba Suntai Airport to an international airport, based on cargo lifting.

Appeal Court reduces Jolly Nyame’s prison term to 12 years, imposes N500 million fine

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday reduced the 14-year prison term imposed on former Taraba State Governor, Jolly Nyame, to 12 years.

Darius Ishaku: 264 died, 209 displaced in Taraba crises

The Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has disclosed that a total of 264 persons were confirmed to have been killed during the recent crises on the Mambilla Plateau and not the figure given by the media.
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Aminu Tambuwal: Muhammadu Buhari ruling by proxy

Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State governor and former presidential aspirant of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday took President Muhammadu Buhari to the cleaners, insisting that the way the nation is being ruled through proxies is unacceptable.
The Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has said that frontline Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), has all what it takes to be Nigeria's president in 2019.

Governor Ishaku: Kabiru Turaki a viable, credible presidential candidate

The Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has said that frontline Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), has all what it takes to be Nigeria’s president in 2019.
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Governor Ishaku: I didn’t hire thugs to attack Aisha Alhassan’s convoy

Taraba Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Sunday distanced himself from attack on the convoy of the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Alhassan, during Saturday’s Assembly bye- election in Takum.

Governor Ishaku urges Muslim pilgrims to pray for Nigeria

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Monday urged intending Muslim pilgrims to pray for peace to reign in Nigeria when they are in Saudi Arabia to perform this year’s Hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam.

Governor Ishaku blasts herdsmen for killing traders

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Tuesday condemned the killing of traders by Fulani herdsmen in the state.

Minister: Half trillion naira locked in corruption cases

More than half a trillion naira is currently locked in several corruption cases pending in courts, the Nigerian government has said.

Governor Ishaku, others condemn attack on Taraba communities

Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku has joined other notable voices to condemn the attacks on some villages in Lau Local Government Area of the state which has led to the death of over 42 persons and displacement of over a thousand people.

EFCC: Ex-Governors Nyame, Dariye’s convictions show we aren’t selective

The anti-graft agency, EFCC, has said recent convictions it secured show it is not partisan as alleged by some Nigerians.

Ex-Governor Jolly Nyame jailed 14 years for misappropriating state funds

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory has sentenced a former Taraba State governor, Jolly Nyame, to 14 years in prison without an option of fine.

Ex-Taraba Governor Jolly Nyame found guilty of fraud

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Abuja, the nation’s capital has found a former Taraba State Governor, Mr. Jolly Nyame, guilty of fraudulently approving N250 million naira.

Governor Ishaku: Soldiers, herdsmen terrorizing my people

The Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has cried out over what he described as the continued wave of attacks across the various communities in the state.

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President Buhari: Imbibing new tax culture will boost Nigeria’s economy

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday in Abuja, said the Federal Government will continue to sensitize and encourage Nigerians to cultivate the culture of paying taxes by ensuring fair implementation policy and effective utilisation of resources.
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NUP directs pensioners to withdraw from verification exercise in Oyo

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners in Oyo State has directed its members to withdraw from the ongoing verification exercise in the state over the harsh environment under which the initiative was being carried out.
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All-Share Index drops marginally by 0.01% in cautious trading

Trading resumed on the nation’s bourse on Tuesday still on a negative trend, declining marginally by 0.01 per cent in a cautious trading.

Lagos taskforce suspends paramilitary officer for corruption

Lagos State Task Force on Tuesday said it has suspended a paramilitary officer of the Agency, by name Mr Ikuburuju Alex popularly called ‘Iku,’ for extorting money from an arrested traffic offender in Ikorodu, following complaints against the officer on the social media and subsequent investigation of the accused staff.