Articles Posted in the " taraba state " Category

  • BoI disburses N700m loans to SMEs in Taraba

    The Bank of Industry (BoI) has disbursed N700 million in loans under its Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises Development Fund to 52 beneficiaries in Taraba State. This is contained in a statement from BoI which was made available to newsmen on Friday in Lagos. The statement said that the fund was pooled by Taraba State Government […] Post from PM News


  • Dokpesi apologises to Tinubu over libellous documentary

    Henry Ojelu Chairman emeritus of Daar Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has officially apologised to the National Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the broadcast of a libellous documentary aired on his television station, Africa Independent Television, AIT. Below is his letter of apology accompanied with the terms of settlement. Retraction […] Post from PM News


  • Lagos charges pilgrims to imbibe Godly virtues

    Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Government has charged pilgrims who returned from pilgrimage to Jerusalem, Israel to imbibe the godly virtue they learnt from the holy land for the development of the state and the nation. The government said that Christians could make the state a better place to live in if they internalize courteous […] Post from PM News


  • Darius Ishaku: Quiet in Jalingo, jubilation in Takum

    Darius Ishaku: Quiet in Jalingo, jubilation in Takum

    It was all calm in Jalingo, the Taraba state capital Thursday following the judgment of the Court of Appeal in Abuja which upheld the election of Governor Darius Ishaku in April. There was no celebration of sort, no hooting, no street dancing. In the city, where the APC candidate, Senator Aisha Alhassan is very popular, […] Post from PM News



  • Taraba: Aisha Alhassan hopeful as Appeal Court sits Monday

    A panel constituted by the Appeal Court to consider the Taraba State Governorship election matter will sit on Monday. The panel will consider appeal filed by Governor Darius Ishaku (candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party) against the governorship tribunal ruling which declared Aisha Alhassan (candidate of the All Progressives Congress) winner of the polls. In […] Post from PM News


  • Taraba ruling and it’s implication for girl-child education

    On Saturday, November 7, when the tribunal sitting in Abuja nullified the Taraba governorship election on the grounds that the incumbent, Darius Ishaku, was not duly sponsored by any political party to run for the election as required by law, many people including myself were elated. I was elated because, finally, somebody was cutting the […] Post from PM News



  • Nigeria yet to meet UNESCO education budget – Tambuwal

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said on Saturday that Nigeria had not met United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) 26 per cent annual budget prescribed for education. Tambuwal sated this while delivering a lecture at the third convocation of Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. In a lecture entitled “Tertiary Education in Nigeria: Whither […] Post from PM News