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Unemployment: Don advises federal government to re-position entrepreneurship education

Vice Chancellor, Taraba State University, Jalingo, Prof. Vincent Tenebe, has advised the Federal Government to re-position entrepreneurship education in Nigeria.

Taraba Killings: General Danjuma’s allegations baseless – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army on Friday said allegations against it by retired Gen. T.Y Danjuma that it colluded with the militia in Taraba State and refused to protect the people were untrue.

Jalingo rainstorm causes five death, injures many others

Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, experienced an early morning rainstorm on Saturday which reportedly killed five people and injured many others.

General Danjuma’s allegations: Nigerian Army promises to make findings public

The Nigerian army has promised to make public the findings of the panel it set up to investigate the allegations levelled against it by retired Gen. T.Y. Danjuma.

Taraba State University student killed by falling tree in Cameroon buried

The remains of Nuru Magaji, one of the four Taraba State University students killed by falling trees at the Bouba Njidda Wildlife Park, Garoua, Cameroon, were buried in Jalingo on Sunday.

Parents want dead Taraba student buried in Cameroon

The management of Nigeria's Taraba State University, Jalingo will send a delegation to Cameroon to help repatriate the remains of two students for burial, official said.

DHQ accuses Taraba politicians of inciting people against military

As controversy continues to trail the killings in Taraba State, the Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) Wednesday accused politicians in the state of inciting the people against the military and attempting to confront soldiers.

Three Taraba State University students killed by falling trees in Cameroon

Three students of the Taraba State University lost their lives when they were hit by falling trees during a rainstorm at the Bouba Njidda National Wild Life Park in Cameroon.

Nigerian Army inaugurates 10-man committee to investigate General Danjuma’s allegation

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday inaugurated a 10-man committee to probe the allegation levelled against the army by Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, a retired, former chief of army staff.

Suspected herdsmen kill five in fresh Taraba attack

Suspected armed herdsmen in the early hours of Thursday killed five people in the Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State.

Presidency: General Danjuma’s self-defence call shocking, scary

The Presidency on Saturday said the recent call made by a former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.), that Nigerians should not rely on security agencies but defend themselves in the face of killings across the country as shocking and scary.

Sharia council calls for General Danjuma’s prosecution over call for self-defence

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria has called on the federal government to prosecute a former minister of defence, Theophilus Danjuma, for calling on Nigerians to take arms to defend themselves against killers.

Youth groups condemn General Danjuma’s call for self-defense

Over the weekend, General Danjuma had during the inaugural convocation ceremony of the Taraba State University, Kalinga, accused security agencies, particularly the Army of aiding the armed Militias whenever there are reported cases of attacks, in the affected areas.

Senator Sani: Nigeria is tip toeing through a minefield

Nigeria’s Chairman of the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani, has described former Defence Minister, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Danjuma’s statement, as a clear indication that the nation was ‘tip toeing through a minefield’. 

Nigerian Army: Anyone caught with arms will be dealt with

The Nigerian Army on Sunday warned that any citizen caught in possession of arms and ammunition would be dealt with in accordance with the law.

Federal government dismisses General Danjuma‎ claims on alleged military’s role in killings

The federal government has dismissed allegations by a retired military general that security forces are conniving with deadly attackers across Nigeria, saying such calls are inflammatory and should be disregarded.

Nigerian Army faults General Danjuma, warns Nigerians to be law abiding

The Nigerian Military has on Sunday classified the statement credited to a former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, as an unfortunate statement coming out from a highly distinguished statesman especially now the military has embarked on demilitarization of the North Central Region of the Country.

General TY Danjuma accuses Nigerian military of collusion with killer herdsmen

Former Minister of Defense General Theophilus Danjuma has accused the Nigerian Armed forces of colluding with killer herdsmen on an ethnic cleansing agenda.

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