Primate Elijah Ayodele, the Leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church has advised the Federal Government to tackle the unfavorable economic situation in the country especially the increase in prices of food items in Nigeria. The hardship in Nigeria will result in massive protests by the old and young Nigerians if the situation is not taken care of, Primate Elijah Ayodele disclosed to the Federal Government of Nigeria.
(Photos Credit: Google) Troops kill over 394 bandits, 85 terrorists in three weeks —DHQ The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said over 394 armed bandits and 85 Boko Haram and Islamic terrorists were killed by troops in their various theatres of operations in the last three weeks.
It was reported earlier today that the National President of the Middle Belt Forum disagreed with the Northern Governors, after the governors agreed that power must remain in the north beyond 2023. According to report, the President of the Middle Belt Forum, Dr. Bitrus Pogu described the position of the Northern Governors as a threat to the unity of the country.
1.Khadija Abubakar Mahmud: She was an amazing thespian who demonstrated pure artistry. The Taraba born actress lost her life on 6 May after a brief illness. She will be remembered for her beauty and benevolence. Some of her notable films include, 'Uwar Miji' and 'Rayuwar Duniya'.
A report disclosed that the Cameroonian soldiers invaded a community in Nigeria in a bid to apprehend some suspected separatists who fled into Nigeria. Now, crossing a country’s border without proper permission and approval from its rightful authorities is very risky and might attract consequences. Nigerian soldiers are trained to protect its territory against external encroachment and trespassing across its borders in the region.
PDP condemns Plateau LG polls The PDP has described Saturday’s local government elections in Plateau as appointments and rape of democracy. Mr John Akans, Plateau PDP Publicity Secretary made the declaration in Jos on Sunday when he spoke with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
The Tiv people are an ethnic group in Benue State, north-central Nigeria. Some of them can also be found in Taraba, Plateau, and Nasarawa States. According to oral tradition, the Tivs are said to have migrated to their present location from Cameroon. Another theory traces the origin of the Tiv to the Bantu people who lived in the Shaba area of present-day Democratic Republic of Congo.
Primary school teachers and local government employees in Taraba State continue to struggle with non-payment of salaries for six months. This comes at a time of rising cost of living due to rising consumer prices following the rise in the value of the dollar in Nigeria. Workers say they have to suffer to keep their status as a result of non-compliance. One of the thousands of workers said it looked like the problem would be solved, but then the clock was ticking. "Now it's time for you to go on loan as a schoolteacher
[Opinion] What Nigerian Govt. Should Do After Cameroonian Soldiers Allegedly Invaded Taraba Villages
According to a report by the Cable, the Chairman of Kurmi local government area of Taraba state, John Amamzalla, alleged that Cameroonian soldiers are harassing villagers in some communities under his council. As obtained, the foreign soldiers have been harassing villagers in Tosso, and Mairogo communities, all in the name of searching for some Ambazonia agitators who fled the country.
An unfortunate incident occurred at the Holy Ghost Church in Taraba state, which claimed the lives of two people and let several others injured. According to Daily Post, the church was said to have collapsed after a heavy downpour. The collapse happened during the Saturday service and two persons, a male and female, were confirmed dead.
The Taraba based APC Chieftain Ben Adaji, has promised to rally youths across Nigeria to stage a peaceful protest if President Muhammadu Buhari considers to offer the former Minister of Aviation, Femi-Fani Kayode for an appointment.The former Minister of Aviation, Fani Kayode was a member of the PDP party in 2013 before he recently defected to APC.
Opinion : Security Agencies Should Gather More Intelligence To Tackle The Wave of Insecurity In Nigeria
Since the coming into power of this present goverment, security of lives and property has been a thing which people of Nigeria and the world have been complaining about. The prolonged Plateau mayhem, closure of schools in some states in the North due to Kidnapping of students have besmeared Nigeria's image.
The Chairman of Kurmi local government area of Taraba State, Amamzalla John Joseph has decried the presence of Cameroonian soldiers in some communities in his domain. A report revealed that the foreign soldiers who invaded the communities in search of their citizens have been harassing and intimidating residents.
Tragedy hit a church in Taraba state today as the church building reportedly collapsed while worshipers were inside the building for Sunday service. According to reports gathered and published by Igbere TV, the affected church is identified as Holy Ghost Church, located at Abeda Pave community, Chachanji ward in Takum local government area of Taraba state.
At least two persons have reportedly died after a heavy rain fall in Abeda Pave, a Community in the Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State. Report claims that the residents were trapped inside the Holy Ghost Church building in the area. The church building is said to have collapsed on the deceased after it suffered a shake from the heavy precipitation that lasted several hours on Saturday, September 11.
Following the decision by the National Working Committe (NEC) of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for forget about zoning the Presidential slot to a particular region or ethnicity is considered as one a very good move, both politically and democratically for the party to return to power come 2023.
The nation Nigeria has gone through good times and has also endured the bad situations. Since independence on 1st day of October 1960, from colonial government, has Nigeria never made it to the expected height. Wealth adorn the streets of big cities and towns, but when we move down to the villages a different tale altogether.
Just like Nigeria, Cameroon seems to have concerns with agitators who have been pushing for self-determination for Ambazonia, and this has continued in the country for quite a long period of time. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters However, certain actions done in order to 'fight' those agitators may end up bringing damage, as, according to a verified publication, these soldiers from Cameroon, in a bid to look for their wanted citizens who allegedly entered into Nigeria, invaded the Nigerian space in Kurmi local government area of Taraba state.
Chief Ezekiel Irmiya Afukonyo A political heavy weight from Taraba State, Chief Ezekiel Irmiya Afukonyo has advised the youth of Nigeria to stop being used by politicians as thugs during electioneering campaigns. He gave the piece of advice in Abuja during a chat with news men. In assessing the politics of the country, he said that the country is making progress irrespective of some mistakes.
25 persons burnt as fire guts as fire guts illegal refinery in Rivers About 25 persons are reported to have been burnt in the Rumuekpe community in the Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State following a fire outbreak from an illegal local refinery popularly known as Kpofire. The incident took place on Thursday, according to eyewitnesses.