Sunday, August 7, 2022


Idoko Salihu is a general news correspondent. He covers the North Centre part of Nigeria. Before joining Peoples Gazette, he was a content manager with Premium Times. He is on Twitter @Djruffee
August 5, 2022

Labour Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Plateau arrested

A family source confirmed Mr Margif’s arrest but could not immediately state the reason for the arrest or which police station he was taken to.

Yohanna Margif
August 3, 2022

Court blocks Plateau govt’s plan to concession Jos market to Islamic bank

The market, established by former military governor Joseph Gomwalk, was gutted by fire in 2002 under suspicious circumstances.

Lalong/Terminus Market/Bagos
July 26, 2022

Insecurity: Parents evacuate their wards from Abuja varsity 

This comes barely 24 hours after the federal government directed the closure of all unity schools in Abuja over growing insecurity.

June 27, 2022

Jos residents, INEC officials at loggerheads over voters’ registration 

Some of the people accused INEC officials of “allowing people they know to register before those of us who came early.”

Residents of Jos
January 12, 2022

Bandits kill eighteen people, raze houses in Plateau community

“The troops responded swiftly and mobilised to the village, but on reaching the community, the attackers had fled the village.”

Vehicle razed by militias in Ancha community, Plateau State
November 28, 2021

Jos prison under attack

Witnesses say the bandits fired sporadically around the prison premises located along Joseph Gomwalk road, opposite police headquarters.

August 11, 2021

Governor Lalong quiet as killer herdsmen drive killing spree in Irigwe, other Plateau communities

The government’s laxity in addressing emerging attacks could yet again heighten ethnic clashes among residents of “The Home of Peace and Tourism.”