It has been 50 years down the line, and the 1972 conceived Mambilla power project stands uncompleted. This is raising concern by many Nigerians as they keep asking questions if the government is really interested in the project. Photo credit: Google Images According to a report, the federal government allocated the sum of N650 million naira only for the multi-billion naira project in the 2022 national budget.
Buhari Asked to Sack And Prosecute Works Minister, Fashola, Over Failed Roads, Mambila Power Project
A Chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Garus Gololo, has lamented the failed road and Mambilla power projects notwithstanding gulping a humongous amount of N1.2 trillion in the five years of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration. Gololo's response in an assertion sent to DAILY POST on Friday in Abuja, followed a new disclosure that the amount was invested through Power Ministry during Babatunde Fashola's time in road, and building projects of the Mambila Hydro Electricity Dam, which the two projects have failed woefuly in Taraba State.
There is a general belief among Nigerians that Jos, Plateau state is the coldest town in Nigeria - this notion is actually false as there is a town colder than Jos.Though Jos is a very cold town, Gembu town on the Mambilla plateau is colder.This town is located in Sarduana LGA of Taraba state and has an elevation of 4,423ft making it the highest in the country.
The Mambilla Hydroelectric Power Station, is a 3,050 MW hydroelectric power project under development in Nigeria.When it is completed, it will be the largest power-generating installation in the country, and one of the largest hydroelectric power stations on the continent.The project is being handled by Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Power, Construction and Housing, with the help of Chinese investors and engineers.
1. Mambilla Plateau Mambilla Plateau is a plateau in Gembu, Sardauna L.G.A of Taraba State, Nigeria. The Mambilla is about 1,600 metres above sea level and arguably the highest mountain points in Nigeria. The Mambilla is Nigeria’s northern continuation of the Bamenda Highlands of Cameroon.
1. Mambila Plateau The Mambilla plateau is one of the natural tourist attractions with which the Taraba people are blessed, and prides itself on being the nature’s gift to the nation. It is located at Gembu in Sardauna local government area of the state. Mambilla plateau is a haven for mountain climbers, nature lovers, picnic lovers or adventure seekers.
The National President Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA) Mrs Salamatu F Yahaya has charged NAOWA members to be agents of positive change. She gave the charge today when she declared open a 3 Day Train the Trainer Entrepreneurship programmme at NAOWA Events Centre, Mambilla Barracks Abuja.
The Mambilla Hydroelectric Power Station, is a 3,050 MW hydroelectric power project under development in Nigeria.When it is completed, it will be the largest power-generating installation in the country, and one of the largest hydroelectric power stations on the continent.The project is been undertaken by Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Power, Construction and Housing, with the help of Chinese Investors and is expected to commence operation in 2030.
Taraba State which comprises the pre1976 divisions of Muri, Mambilla and Wukari, was created out of the former Gongola State on 27 August 1991, by the military government of General Ibrahim Babangida.
The Mambilla hydro electric power project continues to be a mystery after 40 years. The project when completed will inject fresh megawatts of power to the National grid. But the question that continue to lingers in theind of Nigerians is when is the project reaching completion. The project started 40 years ago and up to now is not nearing completion much to the disappointment of Nigerians who are getting tired of the numerous promises made to them by the authorities about the project.
Nigeria has been known to have cold places that have been rarely mentioned like the Obudu cattle ranch in Cross River or the Buruku cattle ranch in Benue and lots of others. But two names come up when it is time to mention the coldest place in Nigeria. Jos in Plateau state and Gembu in Mambilla of Taraba state. None has outdone the other. View of University of Jos in Jos Town Visitors to Jos would claim that there is no place colder than Jos in Nigeria, but what of those who have stayed in Gembu; what would
The number of states in Nigeria may soon increase to 56. The Senate Committee on Constitutional review has recommended the creation of 20 more states in the country. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers However, about half of these new states would be Northern States. According to the senate committee, the FCT would become a full fledged state following the passage of the bill.
Mambilla plateau is a plateau located in the northern Taraba state of Nigeria.The plateau is Nigeria's northern continuation of the Bamenda highlands of Cameroon.It has an average elevation of about 1,600 meters above sea level making it the highest plateau in Nigeria.It has a semi temperate climate with a rainfall average of 1800 mm and 3 to 4 months of dry season.
Adamu narrate to daily trust how he got His first job as Security Guard with NCE, he rose up to CONTISS 8/2 in same department.According to him, The Fulani in Mambilla plateau combined cattle rearing and going to school as a serious business.
There are many beautiful places in Nigeria which when fully developed and properly utilized will boost the tourism sector in Nigeria as well as providing huge revenue for the government and diversifying the economy.
Nature is one of the wonderful things given to mankind.Apart from it's beautiful scenery of flora and fauna, they also serves as a tourist centres for travelers.One of the beautiful work of nature is Mambilla, a place in Plateau state, Nigeria.
Death is inevitable and nobody knows when he/she will give up the ghost. It is really a sad incident to lose loved ones to the cold arms of death. The mourning will be on another level if it is an untimely death. You can imagine losing someone you still had a nice time with few days ago and just to receive the news of his/her death. The sadness of losing a loved one is such an unpleasant feeling. The prayer of every individual is for God’s protection in all their daily activities. May we not go to where we
One of the beauty of Nigeria is that the country is blessed with highlands that are good for tourist attraction.One of those highlands is the famous Mambilla plateau situated in Taraba state in the north east of Nigeria.
As Fulani tribes always used to do, Mr. Adamu D.Garba began his early life of cattle rearing in his village.He started this when he was just 6 years old.
The Mambilla Hydrology power Project has been narrated as a priority project of the President invention, governed government to expedite the across-the-board growth of the nation and give employment for the people, very the youth. The Specialty Adviser on Media and Communications Manager to the Minister of Power, Mr. David, in an affidavit in Abuja, explained the President is devoted to the project, outstanding to its potential multiplier effects on federal development, and he has wiped out back-ups that blogger