Jalingo

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Aug 30th, 2013
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Insists governor not fit to work, deputy to take over A DECLARATION by the Taraba State House of Assembly Thursday that Governor Danbaba Suntai was still recuperating underscored the lawmakers’ opposition to his bid to resume work. In fact, the lawmakers stated that a letter transmitted to the House ...
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Aug 30th, 2013
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  Taraba State Governor, Mr. Danbaba Suntai Barely 24 hours after Governor Danbaba Suntai, addresed the people of Taraba State through a recorded video,  the state House of Assembly on Thursday  advised him to return to the hospital  in the United States where he was on admission for further tre...
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Aug 28th, 2013
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By Our Reporters ABUJA—A letter sent in by the recuperating Governor of Taraba State, Danbaba Suntai, to the State House of Assembly intimating them of his intention to resume work, has split the lawmakers along political lines. The undercurrent also brought to the fore the divided loyalty between th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 19th, 2013
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18 year old Ibrahim Mohammed Alilullah of Ilobu village in Ilobu LGA of Osun state and 50 year old yam hawker from Jalingo in Taraba state, Mohammed Ibrahim Idris, were on Friday paraded by the Department of State Security Service, SSS, as being part of the masterminds of the bomb attack at St. Andre...
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Nov 18th, 2012
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A local official says at least four people have died in riots that erupted in central Nigeria after a Muslim was killed at an illegal checkpoint. Local government chairman Isiaku Adamu said rioters burned houses and shops Sunday in Ibi, about 140 miles (230 kilometers) from the Taraba state capital o...
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Oct 5th, 2012
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An explosion shook an area around an outdoor bar in the city of Jalingo in eastern Nigeria, police said Friday, with local media reporting up to three people killed. “There was an explosion at a beer garden in the Dorawa area of the city,” said police spokesman Amos Olaoye, without provid...
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Apr 30th, 2012
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Jalingo – A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber drove into a convoy carrying a top police official in northeast Nigeria on Monday, detonating his explosives and killing at least 10 people, rescue officials said. The attack targeted police commissioner Mamman Sule who was being driven in a convoy t...