Volleyball: Plateau Rocks pip Taraba Spikers in Jalingo (PICTURES)

April 24, 2022 Editor 0

Plateau Rocks struggled to beat Taraba Spikers 3-1 (26-24, 21-25, 25-16, 25-12) on Day two of the ongoing 2022 National Division two League in Jalingo, Taraba state capital on Saturday. Established Plateau Rocks could not bulldoze Taraba Spikers as both teams were at each other’s throats throughout the first set. Coach Rakiya Mohammed’s team managed to win the first set Read More

FCT FA chairman backs Unity preseason tourney

September 18, 2021 Editor 0

The Chairman of FCT Football Association Abba Mourtar Mohammed has given his approval to the hosting of the Unity preseason tournament holding in Abuja from 30th October to 5th November 2021. Revealing this in Abuja, the Organising Committee Chairman, Patrick Ngwaogu (Odogwu Ndi Abia), said the Chairman was so excited of the programme, and has agreed to donate the main Read More

Breaking: Operation Safe Haven troops burst drug syndicates, recover N9.5m worth of Indian hemp (PICTURES)

September 4, 2021 Muhammad Tanko Shittu, Jos 0

Troops of Operation SAFE HAVEN (OPSH) on Saturday September 4, 2021 bursted drug syndicate and recovered 320 blocks of Indian hemp worth N9.5 million concealed in a Toyota Camry car with registration number Abuja ABC 214 HV. Information Officer of OPSH, Major Ishaku Takwa, made the disclosure in a press release. “The suspects Sgt Patrick Kalu, a retired police officer, Read More

NPower batch C employment: Here are all physical verification documents, requirements

September 4, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

All Npower batch c stream 1 beneficiaries will begin physical verification on Friday September 10, 2021, Plateau state Focal Person, Dr Sumaye Hamza, has announced. According to her, “All deployed Npower Batch C Beneficiaries who should note the following documents to carry along when going for thier physical verification. “Accordingly, you are advised to proceed to your designated verification centre Read More

Plateau govt denies sealing state assembly complex

August 30, 2021 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

The Plateau state government has denied that it sealed the state House of Assembly as against the allegation by the Speaker Hon. Abok Nuhh Ayuba. The government in a statement issued by its Commissioner of Information, Hon. Dan Manjang, said its attention was drawn to an allegation by the Speaker, who appeared on Channels TV programme on Monday morning and Read More

Breaking: Kaduna govt evacuates ‘trapped’ students from Jos

August 26, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

The Kaduna State Scholarship and Loans Board said it has evacuated 87 students of the state origin studying in University of Jos and other tertiary institutions in Plateau state, following the recent crises in the state.  The Executive Secretary of the Board, Malam Hassan Rilwan disclosed in a statement made available to Blueprint on Thursday.  According to the Executive Secretary, Read More

Jos crisis: Ogun begins evacuation of over 80 students, corpers

August 22, 2021 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

The Ogun State government has ordered the immediate evacuation of indigent students and corps members from crisis troubled Jos, the Plateau state capital, owing to the bandit attack which left about 24 persons dead. Briefing newsmen on the development Sunday, the the National President of the National Association of Ogun State Students (NAOSS), Comrade Gbemileke Ogunrombi stated that the state government intervention Read More

Security of lives, property top priority in 9th Senate – Senator Musa

June 20, 2021 Editorial IV 0

As part of activities to commemorate the second anniversary of the ninth Senate, the chairman Senate Committee on Senate Services, Senator Sani Musa, in this interview with ROSEMARY MORIBIRIN delves into a range of topics including the insecurity and measures towards restoring peace. How has the 9th Senate been able to manage its differences in cooperating with the executive? Right Read More

Plateau lawmaker, Goma celebrates Lalong at 58

May 6, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A prominent lawmaker representing Kanke constituency in Plateau state House of Assembly, hon. Wallok Philip Goma, has rolled out drums to celebrate his state governor Simon Bako Lalong on his 58th birthday. Goma who is also the national legal adviser of APC State Assembly Forum in a birthday message to the governor, described Lalong as an exceptional leader with deep Read More

Senate probes CCT chairman over assault on security man

April 20, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

The Senate has put machinery in motion for full investigation into allegation of assault by the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal ( CTT), Danladi Umar. Umar had shown in a viral video recently, was alleged to have physically assaulted  one Clement Sagwak at  the popular Banex Shopping Plaza in Abuja.  Drawing the attention of the Senate  to the Read More

Breaking: Gunmen attack Plateau community, kill 6

April 16, 2021 Editor 0

The Chairman of Riyom local government area, Hon Mafeng Gwalson, has confirmed gunmen attack in Wereng village of Plateau state. Gunmen had on Thursday night around 10.30pm reportedly killed six persons in the community . Details loading…

Striking judiciary workers shut down courts in Plateau

April 7, 2021 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

All courts in Plateau state have been shut down by the striking Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN). The state chairman of JUSUN, Comrade Philip Longji, said the union is embarking on indefinite nationwide strike, as a result of non implementation of their financial autonomy by state governors. Our correspondent reports that the leadership of the union ransacked working staff Read More

Breaking: In 3 days, Reps lose another lawmaker

April 6, 2021 Editor 0

Nigeria’s House of Representatives are in mourning mood again. This was after the green chamber lost another of its member Suleiman Aliyu, member representing Lere Federal Constituency of Kaduna State. Aliyu died on Tuesday at the Barau Dikko Specialists Hospital in in Kaduna. He was aged 53. His demise happened three days after a member representing Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency Read More