Posts Tagged ‘Taraba State’

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

by Seun Adeuyion February 7, 2020
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 […]


by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 1, 2020
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

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 20, 2019
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

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 24, 2019
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. […]

Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume Finally Captured

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 20, 2019
Fugitive Taraba kidnap kingpin who caused the death of three IRT officers, Wadume has beenarrested. He was arrested earlier today and since been taken to force headquarters in Abuja. More details shortly…

SHOCKING! Army captain who ordered the killing of 3 policemen in Taraba was on kidnap kingpin’s payroll

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 14, 2019
Investigations have allegedly revealed that an Army Captain may have orchestrated the gruesome killing of the three police officers attached to the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and two civilians in Taraba State recently. A report by Vanguard on Wednesday alleged that the Army Captain ordered soldiers at a security check-point along the Ibi-Jalingo Expressway in […]