Posts Tagged ‘Plateau State’

Tension rises in Plateau over council poll

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 8, 2019
The inability of the Plateau State government to swear-in Joshua Lanven of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as elected chairman of Langtang North Local government of the state is generating tension capable of disrupting peace in the locality. Council elections were held in December 2018, results were declared and aggrieved parties approached the election tribunal […]

BREAKING: Gov. Lalong sacks SSG, appoints Chief of Staff

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 29, 2019
Governor, Simon Lalong of Plateau state, Thursday sacked the Acting Secretary to the State Government, Mr Richard Tokma. He replaced him with Prof. Danladi Abok Atu. A statement by the Director of Press and Public Affairs, Mr Makut Macham has it that Lalong equally appointed Noel K. Donjur as his Chief of Staff. FG ‘ll […]

Plateau By-Election: PDP accuses APC of electoral misconduct

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 3, 2019
The Plateau State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of vote buying in the ongoing by-election for Pengana constituency in Bassa Local Government Area of the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is conducting the election as a result of the death of member-elect, Ezekiel Bauda […]