Post Tagged with: "Plateau State"

Plateau Govt. imposes dusk to dawn curfew in 3 LGAs

News, Politics June 24, 2018 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

The Plateau Government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in Riyom, Barkin Ladi and Jos South local government areas.
The Secretary to the Government of the State, Mr Rufus Bature said in a statement in Jos that the curfew was to

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Herdsmen, Farmers Violence Leaves 10 Dead In Plateau

Herdsmen, Farmers Violence Leaves 10 Dead In Plateau

News January 26, 2018 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

Ten people in Plateau State were killed over two days in violence linked to cattle grazing, part of a months-long crisis that has heightened religious tensions, sources said late Thursday.
Military taskforce spokesman, Major Adam Umar, said eight deaths were recorded from tit-for-tat attacks in the rural districts of Bokkos

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Plateau Security: Defence Headquarters Visits State

Plateau Security: Defence Headquarters Visits State

News November 12, 2017 at 5:47 pm 0 comments

Following the various attacks in some villages of Plateau state which resulted in the loss of lives and properties, the Defence Headquarters on Sunday visited the state.
 
This move, it was learnt, is to find a lasting solution, sequel to a fact-finding delegation to investigate the incessant attacks.
The

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BREAKING: 2 Confirmed Dead In IPOB Clash

BREAKING: 2 Confirmed Dead In IPOB Clash

News September 15, 2017 at 11:06 am 0 comments

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has confirmed the death of two persons from the Thursday violence in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
The violence, between Hausas and Igbos in a part of Jos,  was caused by a disagreement on the appropriateness or otherwise of the violence in Abia involving

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Plateau Govt Places Jos Under Curfew

Plateau Govt Places Jos Under Curfew

News September 15, 2017 at 8:36 am 0 comments

The Plateau State Government has placed the state capital, Jos under an indefinite dusk-to-dawn curfew due to tension between members of the Hausa and Igbo communities in the city.
Governor Simon Lalong is worried about the tension and fears of a clash between both groups, a statement by the Director

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Suspected Herdsmen Attack Plateau Community, Kill Many ‎

Suspected Herdsmen Attack Plateau Community, Kill Many ‎

News September 8, 2017 at 5:16 pm 0 comments

At least, 15 people were reported to have been killed in an attack allegedly carried out by suspected herdsmen in Ancha village of Maingo, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.
 According to an eyewitness report, the attack was carried out last night. It is suspected to be a reprisal, following an

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