Posts Tagged ‘tension’

Tension rises in Plateau over council poll

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 […]

Inauguration: Security Operatives Bar, Journalists, Party Supporters from Accessing Sokoto Assembly

Journalists and party supporters were barred by security men from accessing the Sokoto State House of Assembly complex Tuesday to witness the inauguration of the lawmakers. Policemen, Department of State Services (DSS) and Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) personnel were deployed in the assembly premises. When THISDAY enquired from one of the NSCDC […]