Posts Tagged ‘Taraba State’

COVID-19: 3 Doctors, 9 Nurses Test Positive In FMC, Jalingo

By Adejumo Enock Three doctors and nine nurses have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Federal Medical centre, Jalingo, Taraba state. The acting head of clinical services of the hospital, Ishaya Kola disclosed this to newsmen in Jalingo, shortly after an emergency meeting of the technical committee. He said the medical personnel are responding to […]

2021 Budget: Taraba Gov. Presents N139.46bn To State House

By Adejumo Enock The Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku has presented an appropriation bill of N139,460,435,961 for 2021 to the state house of assembly for consideration. The budget which was named ‘budget of restoration and stabilization’ was lower than the budget of 2020 with over N76 billion. Governor Ishaku while presenting this budget said […]

BREAKING: S’Court affirms 12 years jail term for Taraba former gov, Nyame

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed the conviction and sentence of a former Governor of Taraba State, Jolly Name, to 12 years imprisonment for N1.6bn corruption charges. But a five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili, in its unanimous judgment, set aside the N100m fine imposed on him by the Court […]


The Vice Chairperson of Nigeria Barr Association (NBA),Taraba State,Zainab Kishimi has been kidnapped in her house in Jalingo,Taraba State around 8pm. A Lawyer who is close to her family and prefer to be anynamous said the chapter is this evening confronted with the sad news of the abduction of Kishimi,Esq by kidnappers at around 8:00pm […]

BREAKING: Again, Tribunal strikes out APC’s petition against PDP in Taraba

The Taraba State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Abubakar Danladi in the March 9 governorship election in the state. The election was Valid and the pettition was not supported by any valid witnesses as the tribunal read her judgment. APC petition […]

Taraba Police Killing: Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume was an ally of APC

The Kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, in a viral picture that surfaced on social media confirms he is a member of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress (APC). In the picture he could be seen standing alongside APC chieftain and 2019 gubernatorial candidate in Taraba, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi,executives and members of the party. […]