Posts Tagged ‘Darius Ishaku’

BREAKING: INEC declares Ishaku winner of Taraba governorship election

The incumbent Governor of Taraba State and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Darius Ishaku, has been declared winner of the last Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Ishaku polled a total of 520,432 voted to beat his closest rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi, who polled […]
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Middle- Belt Group Accuses TY Danjuma, Ishaku Of Fueling Armed Conflict In Taraba

A socio-political group, Middle Belt Conscience Guard has accused the former Chief of Army Staff, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd) and the the Taraba State governor, Arc. Diarus Ishaku of fueling armed conflicts in Taraba State and its environ. The group made the allegation on Sunday in Abuja at a Press conference addressed by its national President, Prince […]

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Fulani Herdsmen Attack Governor Darius Ishaku’s Town After Buhari’s Visit

A few days after President Muhammadu Buhari visited Taraba State to avert violence, especially killings by herdsmen in the state, marauding herders have invaded Takum, the home town of Governor Darius Ishaku and former Defence Minister, Gen. Theophilus Danjuma. The attacks, which were launched on Tuesday by the Fulani herdsmen, spread to other communities in […]

Senior Special Assistant to Governor Darius Ishaku slumps and dies (PHOTO)

Mr. Sylvanus Giwa, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state, has slumped and died. The Senior Special Assistant to Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state Mr. Sylvanus Giwa has slumped and died in his office at Government House in Jalingo Taraba state capital. According to Punch, the cause of his death […]

Wild Jubilation In Taraba As Appeal Court Declares Darius Ishaku Winner

There was jubilation across Taraba following the judgment of the Court of Appeal in Abuja which upheld the election of Gov Darius Ishaku in April. As the news filtered in that the governor won at the court, supporters in his home town, Takum and across other towns like Chanchanji, Wukari and Zing, took to the […]

FALLOUT OF TARABA TRIBUNAL VERDICT | More Than 9 Persons Killed In Wukari

No fewer than Nine people were killed and 16 others injured in a fresh violence that broke out in Wukari local government area of Taraba State. This sad development is as result of the nullification the Governorship Election by the Taraba State election petition tribunal sacked the Governor, Darius Ishaku. Residents of Wukari reacted angrily to […]