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Jos North Local Government Area

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.

September 12, 2021

Military to investigate killing of Jos taxi driver by personnel: Official

Reports have it that the deceased was beaten to death by soldiers for violating the state curfew.

Soldier
September 12, 2021

Insecurity: Military inaugurates committee for Jos killings

The committee has the mandate to find solutions to the clashes and killings in the state.

Nigerian Army Headquarters. [PHOTO CREDIT: Civil Military Affairs]
August 28, 2021

Jos Killings: Lawmakers urge victims to forgive, embrace one another

The legislators who visited hospitals where victims were being treated, condemned the killings.

Plateau State House of Assembly
August 26, 2021

Jos Killings: Lawmakers tell Gov. Lalong to compensate affected communities

Plateau House of Assembly has expressed concern about the wanton killings in the state and urged Governor Simon Lalong to act fast to end the bloodletting.

Governor Simon Lalong and Plateau House of Assembly
August 22, 2021

Rukuba Killings: Gov Lalong begs Ondo people, govt for forgiveness

The Plateau governor said the perpetrators acted on their own and did not represent any religious, ethnic or social interests.

August 21, 2021

Jos Killings: Kogi govt evacuates students from UNIJOS, other institutions

Plateau State has been under siege since some travellers were killed in the Rukuba axis of the state while on transit from Bauchi to Ondo State on August 14.

Yahaya Bello
August 17, 2021

News of 25 Muslims killed in Jos cost Buhari his appetite, says Pantami

Mr Pantami said after speaking with top military chiefs on the matter, the president directed that the perpetrators be prosecuted.

Isa Pantami
August 16, 2021

Almost 50 killed three days after Adesina claimed insecurity “played up” to spoil Buhari’s achievements

A former councillor, Hassan Tukur, was killed by gunmen in Zamfara state on the same day Mr Adesina published his article.

August 16, 2021

Plateau Massacre: Tit-for-tat killings taking place, says ACF

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has condemned the renewed violence in Jos, describing it as a tit-for-tat action.

Rukuba killing