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  1. Community Betrayal: Vigilante Ambush in Taraba Leaves 15 Missing After Bus Attack

    Nigeria Community Betrayal: Vigilante Ambush in Taraba Leaves 15 Missing After Bus Attack

    On Tuesday, unknown gunmen suspected to be vigilante personnel attacked an 18-seater bus traveling from Zaki/Biam in Benue State to Maihura in Taraba State. The assailants, dressed in vigilante uniforms, assaulted the bus at Gankwe village along the Donga-Mararaban-Baissa road in the Donga Local...
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    Metro BREAKING: Suspected Jukun militias invade Federal University, Wukari, kill lecture, two Benue students - Daily Post

    The Federal University Wukari, Taraba State, has been temporarily shutdown following the protest that greeted the killing of two students and a lecturer of the institution. The victims were allegedly killed when some persons believed to be Jukun militias invaded the university campus on Tuesday...
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    Politics APC kicks as court sacks Taraba governorship candidate – Premium Times Nigeria

    Jalingo Division of the Federal High Court has disqualified the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Taraba State, Sani Danladi. According to a report by Daily Post newspaper, Mr Danladi was disqualified on Wednesday from participating in Saturday’s election over an...
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    Metro Fashola announces Jalingo-Wukari bridge collapse – Punch Newspapers

    Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has announced the collapse of a bridge linking Jalingo and Wukari at Maraban Gassol in Taraba State. Fashola, in statement signed by the Director of Information in the ministry in Abuja, Theodore Ogaziechi, said the incident occurred...
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    Governor Ishaku Promises To Make Taraba Youth Millionaires If They Re-Elect Him – Ladun Laila's News

    Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has promised to make youth of the state millionaires if they re-elect him into office in 2019. The Governor made this promise during the celebration of his third anniversary in office and the Democracy Day at the Jolly Nyame … Read more via Welcome To...
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    Metro Priest shot, Students Scourged as Herdsmen Attack Seminary – Olisa.tv

    In continuation of violence across the middle-belt region, two Catholic priests were beaten, one shot in the leg when gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen attacked a minor seminary in Jalingo, the Taraba State capital. Read more via Olisa.tv – https://ift.tt/2seNBgG Get More Nigeria...
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    Five Killed as Mumuye Youths, Fulani Clash in Taraba – Thisdaylive

    Five persons were thursday killed in a communal clash between the Mumuye and Fulani tribes in Yorro Local Government Area of Taraba State. The fresh killings came as the … Read more via Thisdaylive – https://ift.tt/2J7UABy Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Troops of OPWS kill 35 herdsmen, others in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba – The Sun News

    Troops of the newly launched Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS) operating in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba and Zamfara states managed to kill 35 herdsmen over the weekend, even as a large number of them escaped with gun shot wounds. Acting Director, Defence Information, Brig. Gen. John … Read more...
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    Two state chairmen emerge as APC holds parallel congresses in Taraba – TODAY.NG

    The confusion in the Taraba State chapter of the APC took a new turn Sunday morning as two state executives emerged from the parallel congresses held at different locations. The congress, initially scheduled for Saturday, was postponed.......... Read more via TODAY.NG –...
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    Metro Herdsman arrested in Taraba with five guns, 36 cartridges - Punch newspaper

    The troops of the Nigerian Army deployed in Taraba State on Exercise Ayem Akpatuma, otherwise called cat race, have arrested a Fulani herdsman and recovered five guns, 36 cartridges among other weapons from him. Our correspondent learnt that the troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion were on...
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    Metro Army Arrests Masterminds of Taraba Killings - This Day

    The Nigerian Army saturday said it has arrested the masterminds of the killings in Taraba State. Director of Army Public Relations, Brig Gen Texas Chukwu said: “Troops on exercise Ayem Akaptuma on 12 April 2018 arrested two persons, Mr. Danasebe Gasama and Mr. Danjuma a.k.a. American in...
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    Metro Troops arrest ‘criminal informant’ in Taraba - Dailypost Ng

    Troops of 93 Battalion, on Sunday arrested a suspected criminal informant while he was trying to identify someone to be eliminated. He was said to be identifying the victim in a vehicle along road Takum – Chanchangi in Taraba State when he was arrested. Click here to read more
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    Metro 15 Killed In Attacks On Fulani Communities In Taraba – Sahara Reporters

    Fifteen members of some Fulani communities in Taraba reportedly lost their lives in fresh clashes between herdsmen and farmers in Sardauna local government area of the state last Thursday. The Police Command in Taraba, however, put the number of deaths recorded from the crisis at five while...
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    Politics Taraba APC Endorses Buhari for 2019 Presidency

    President Muhammadu Buhari has been endorsed for a second term by the Taraba State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC. This was part of the 11 resolutions unanimously agreed by the stakeholders of the party at a meeting convened at the weekend in Taraba While reading the communiqué...
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    Metro Taraba: At least 10 Persons Killed in Fresh Communal Crisis

    About 10 people are feared killed in a fresh communal crisis in Ibbi town, headquarters of Ibbi local government area of Taraba state. Daily Trust gathered that several residential and commercial buildings were set ablaze while a curfew has been imposed by the state government. The crisis...