Taraba State

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Dec 3rd, 2013
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by Dr Datti Ahmad (Text of a Press Conference by the Supreme Council For Sharia in Nigeria: No More Pretensions, the Nigerian State is waging a war on Islam and Muslims) Gentlemen of the Press, I welcome you all to this Press Conference on a very important and weighty issue on the serious concerns of...
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Sep 6th, 2013
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By Olusegun Adeniyi “Amunibuni ewure ibiye. Ibiye f’oju otun, ewure re fo t’osi”—Yoruba idiom Ever since the ailing Governor of Taraba State, Mr Danbaba Suntai, was brought back to the country under controversial circumstances, there is hardly any commentary on the issue that would not involve allusi...
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Sep 4th, 2013
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By Frank Onuoha Many of us have been following judiciously the political crisis in the People’s Democratic Party and other ruling parties across the states. While some may be shocked at the latest developments like the emergence of a ‘new PDP’ led by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and seven gov...
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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...
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Aug 27th, 2013
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By Olanrewaju Suraju Being the text of a press parley by civil society network against corruption on Monday 26th, august, 2013, on the melodrama surroundiong the return of governor Suntai Danbaba to the Nigeria Gentlemen. According to news reports Governor of Taraba State, Danbaba Suntai, returned to...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 13th, 2013
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by Olusegun Adeniyi That it took eight months after the plane crash that left Governor Dambaba Suntai critically injured for the political uncertainties in Taraba State to unravel is a real surprise. But now the gloves are off and the unfortunate power struggle is now in full swing. It all started la...
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Mar 2nd, 2013
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By Jideofor Adibe Politics is in the air and jostling for 2015 has simply begun in earnest. Anyone telling you otherwise is either living in another planet, trying to undercut the competition or simply being dishonest. We saw another evidence of this when Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger State, who ...
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...