As the 2023 General Elections is fast approaching, Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State is one of the few serving Governors whose tenure 'll end on May 29, 2023. The Battle over who succeeds the outgoing Governor has commenced in earnest as Prominent Politicians in the State have decleared their interest in the Top Job.
1. Donga. Donga is a Local Government Area in Taraba State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Donga on the Donga River at7°43′00″N 10°03′00″E. 2. Gashaka. Gashaka is a Local Government Area in Taraba State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Serti.
There are different kinds of people in the world, alot of tribes you have no ideas they even exists. As each tribe differs, so do their traditions and practices differs. This tribe I am about to tell you about is a tribe that can do anything for their women, they are ready to sacrifice whatever and even their lives for their Women. The name of the tribe is the Suri Tribesmen in Ethopia, go down and keep reading. The Suri tribesmen normally have a contest which is practiced at the end of every harvest, this contest
DR. YAKUBU TOR-AGBIDYE: THE BEST SENATOR TARABA SOUTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT IS YET TO HAVE! By Citizen John Akevi Dr. Yakubu Tor-Agbidye is a man with a large good heart, who means very well for any body around him, even against all odds. Born on August 16, 1957, at Tor-Damsa village in Akate ward of Donga Local government, Taraba State. He cherishes every body and makes every one around him feels wanted and inclusive into his umbrella. He is a boundary less human, who does not understand the language of discrimination.
Sen.(Dr) Emmanuel Bwacha, CON is a Nigerian lawyer and politician. He is the senator representing Taraba South Senatorial District. Sen. Bwacha was born on 15 December 1962 in Mararraba, Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State Educational Background Sen. Bwacha attended LEA Primary School Mararraba in Donga LGA and Mbiya Government Secondary School (MGSS) Takum where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and Seconary School Certificate respectively. He obtained Interim Joint Matriculation Examination
If the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is to win the 2023 presidential election, Rep. Rimamnde Kwewum (PDP-Taraba) believes the party's leadership must change immediately. When speaking with journalists in Abuja on Monday, Kwewum, who represents the Donga/Takum/Yangtu Federal Constituency, said this.
The Cultural and Social Association of Tiv, in Taraba state, called on the federal government to intervene urgently in the recurring conflict in Jukun and Tiv, which left thousands homeless in the south of Taraba. The plea came on the hills of a recent attack Tuesday against the village of Ananum in the local government area of Donga, Taraba state. The group’s chairman, Goodman Dahida, however, lined the position of the Taraba state government on the recurring crisis. According to the press release,
The continuing escalation of armed violence ,assassinations and kidnappings by tiv bandits on particularly Donga /Rafinkada road , Takum /Wukari and Tsukundi /Wukari roads has reached a tipping point that the silence of the majority of our major stakeholders and elders is no longer golden, but destructive and harmful to our collective existence, capable of peaking with a very "Big Bang" that may vibrate and shake the entire nation, if care and dicisive action is not taken promptly . Yesterday the new GARA
Despite the fact that so many folks outside the traditional Jukun circle see Jukuns as some kind of warriors whose major preoccupation is fighting, my penchant for research coupled with the months I spent in Donga and Wukari during my Service year as a corps member opened my eyes to the fact that the Jukun has a very rich cultural heritage that is worthy of note. Here are the stunning cultural practices of the Jukuns on marriage that those of us in the south never knew existed For example, Did you know that
Darius Ishaku, Governor of Taraba state Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Tuesday, denounced the killing of minister Emmanuel Bileya and his significant other Juliana in Donga Local Government Area of the state by shooters. In an announcement marked by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Bala Dan-Abu, Ishaku said he got the updates on their homicide with stun. Minister Emmanuel Bileya, a minister with the CRC-N Church, Mararaba, in Donga Local Government Area was purportedly killed wi
According to Daily Sun Newspaper, at least eight persons have been reportedly killed as gunmen who attacked Ananum, a community in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State, burning the whole village. Report has it that, the gunmen arrived the village at around 8:00 am and started shooting sporadically , killing at least eight persons before they proceeded to burn the community while the residents scampered for safety. The report said, seven bodies were found while several persons were still missing. In
Pastor Emmanuel Bileya and wife, Mrs. Juliana Bileya was lay to rest in Donga, Taraba State. The burial which took place at Christian Reformed Church of Nigeria(CRCN) LCC cemetery had in attendance their families, church members,and many other sympathizers. Pastor Bileya and his wife were killed by unknown gun men earlier on Monday last week, 1st June,2020. The gunmen who met the pastor and his wife trekking to farm were said to have opened fire on them and killed them instantly. The couple died and left e
The Tiv cultural and social association in the state of Taraba has urged the federal government to intervene urgently in the recurring conflict between Jukun and Tiv, which has left thousands in the south of Taraba homeless. The request came on the hills of a recent attack on Ananum village in the Donga government district in Taraba state on Tuesday. However, the group's general president, Goodman Dahida, has carpeted the position of the Taraba state government on the recurring crisis. According to the stat
The clergyman, Reverend Emmanuel Saba Bileya, and his companion, Julianna, were killed by gunmen who had yet to be identified in the Mararraba community in the Donga local government area of the state of Tabara. State Police Command spokesperson, ASP David Misal, who confirmed this to LIB, said the priest, who is Senior Pastor at Reform Church, and his wife were on their farm when gunmen stormed the site and opened fire on them, killing them instantly. ”It was an assault on the pastor and his wife on the
Police recovers 72 children from suspected child trafficker It was a great thing of joy for people as police recovers 72 children from suspected child trafficker. The 40-year-old woman, Mary Yakubu was apprehended by police detectives while she was transporting 23 children to an unknown location. Mary, a native of Maraban Baissa in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State, was a teacher in one of the primary schools in Bali area. She was arrested thankfully as a result of a tip-off from one of the reside
A cleric, the Reverend Emmanuel Saba Bileya, and his wife, Julianna, were killed by unidentified gunmen in the community of Mararraba, in the local government area of Donga, in Tabara state. State Police Command spokesman ASP David Misal, who confirmed this to LIB, said the pastor, who is the senior pastor of Reforma Church and his wife, were on his farm when gunmen stormed the premises and opened fire on them, killing them instantly. It was an attack on the pastor and his wife on his farm. Whil
Cyprain Kongnyu is form Mbot in Donga, Mantung division, Cameroon. Till his death, Cyprain was an Entrepreneur in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Director of Progressive Skills Centre in Johannesburg, Cyprain Kongnyu was killed last night in Johannesburg, South Africa. Cyprain was attacked on his way to church by armed robbers and was knifed to death. The late Cyprain Kongnyu is reported to be an indigene of Mbot in Donga, Mantung division, Cameroon. Next article: Campost hits by fire The Cameroon postal
'I killed my girlfriend because she left me for wealthy men after my money got finished' A 31-year-old man paraded by the Taraba State Police Command has confessed to killing his girlfriend, Imbajuri Ambisi. The suspect identified as Munda Bala reportedly conspired with his two friends to kill his girlfriend who they burnt to ashes before burying her in a bush. The native of Donga Local Government Area who was paraded alongside some ashes and bones of the deceased, blamed the sad act on jealousy and ha
Pastor Emmanuel Bileya and his wife Mrs. Juliana Bileya were buried in their home town, Donga, Taraba State after they were murdered by unknown gunmen with open fire earlier this week while tending to their farm, on Monday, 1st June, 2020. The burial which was conducted at the Christian Reformed Church Nigeria (CRCN), LCC Donga Cemetery had in attendance their families, friends. loved ones and many sympathizers who throng in to say goodbye to the minsters of God. Being a missionary in the northern part of
Crime is an action of omission which constitutes an offence punishable by they law. 21 Nigerians have been Arrested in Donga mantung, north west region of Cameroon for illegal exploitation of timber in that area. According to a news source, Tebopost on Facebook, this men from Nigeria and their lorries were apprehended as they were about returning to their country in other for them to go process the wood. Its was gathered that the joint operation led to the capture of these men in abafum Village. photos Crime