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    Gov Ishaku Seeks N7bn Supplementary Budget

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    Few weeks to the end of the year, Governor Darius Ishaku is seeking a supplementary budget of N7 billion from the Taraba State House of Assembly to meet up with the present economic challenges. Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Hon. Abel Diah, stated this in Jalingo yesterday while reading the letter from the…

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    Nigerians Stockpile Food As Famine Looms

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    The declaration by Federal Government, that there will be outbreak of famine in the country by next month, appears to have engender mass purchase of food just as prices of food items have risen astronomically in some markets. SOLOMON AYADO (Abuja) ANDREW ORJI (Jalingo) HUSSAINI HAMMANGABDO (Yola) HEMBADOON ORSAR (Makurdi) reports. When the Federal Government,…

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    BOI, Foundation Commence Training of 131 Youths On Job Creation In Taraba

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    The Bank of Industry (BOI) in partnership with African Community Bridge Foundation (ACBF) on yesterday commenced training of 131 youth from Taraba and Adamawa in various entrepreneurial skills for job creation and self reliance. Alhaji Dahiru Bala, the BOI branch manager in charge of Taraba, Adamawa and Gombe declared  the one week training programme open…

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    Gov Ishaku Drills Over 100 Boreholes For Tarabans

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    In his effort to address the acute scarcity of water in Taraba State, the state governor, Mr. Darius Ishaku has completed the drilling of over 100 boreholes in various communities across the 16 local government areas of the state. The state commissioner of Water Resources, Mr Emmanuel Gowon stated this yesterday in Jalingo while addressing…

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    Gov Ishaku Recruits 101 Nurses Across 16 LGAs In Taraba

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    In a bid a address shortage of medical personnel across the 16 local government areas of Taraba State, the state governor, Arc. Darius Ishaku, has disclosed that his administration since assumption of office has recruited 101 nurses. Ishaku, who spoke to LEADERSHIP yesterday in Jalingo through his senior special adviser on media and publicity, Mr….

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    Suspected Ritualists Kill 3 In Taraba

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    There was pandemonium yesterday in Dobeli village in Gossal local government area of Taraba State when suspected ritualists killed three children between the age of 10, 7 and 6 and removed their heads. Confirming the incident, the Taraba State Police Public Relations Officer, (Asp) David Misal said their lifeless bodies were found by the bank…

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    Gov Ishaku Urged To Rehabilitate IDPs In Taraba

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    A group known as Tiv Cultural and Social Association in Taraba State has urged Governor Darius Ishaku to rehabilitate and properly reintegrate internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the state. Briefing newsmen yesterday in Jalingo, the president general of the association, Mr. Goodman Dahidi lamented that the living conditions of IDPs in the state at the…

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    Flood Destroys 60 Houses, Farmlands In Taraba

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    No fewer than sixty houses and several farm lands were destroyed by flood  in seven villages of Lau LGAs of Taraba State on Saturday  following a  heavy downpour that lasted for several hours. The communities destroyed by the flood incident includes: Yusa, Yusa Fulani, Yusa Yandang,  Garin Magaji, Jambutu , Jongore and Yusa (A). The…

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    Taraba APC Calls For Gov Ishaku’s Resignation

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    The Taraba State chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Hassan Ardo has called on governor Darius Ishaku to resign if he knows he cannot address the problems of the state. Ardo, who stated this yesterday in Jalingo while answering questions from journalists said the government of governor Ishaku lacks focus. He added that…

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