Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Jos South local government area

June 2, 2022

Troops arrested foreign terrorists informant in Sokoto: Defence Spokesman

This was disclosed by Defence Spokesman Bernard Onyeuko while briefing reporters about military operations across the country on Thursday in Abuja.

Bernard Onyeuko
May 24, 2022

Rep defeats incumbent to emerge PDP senatorial candidate

Simon Mwadkwon (PDP/Barkin Ladi/Riyom) has emerged as the PDP candidate to contest the 2023 general elections to represent Plateau North in the Senate.

Simon Mwadkwon/ Istifanus Gyang
March 12, 2022

Plateau residents prevented troops from arresting gun-runner: Army

The arresting troops said they were prevented from accessing the community with stones and other dangerous objects.

Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Ali
March 8, 2022

NSCDC arrests illegal petrol marketers, confiscate 5,580 litres of fuel in Jos

The corps said the activities of illegal petrol marketers had further created artificial fuel scarcity.

NSCDC officers
January 21, 2022

Three kidnappers neutralised in Jos by military taskforce

The gang is suspected to have masterminded the recent jailbreak at Jos prison.

Nigerian Soldiers
January 17, 2022

Gunmen abduct another Jos traditional ruler

Gunmen have Kidnapped Da Gyang Balak, the Gwom Rwei (district head) of Vwang District of Jos-south local government area.

Unknown Gunmen
August 25, 2021

Plateau govt re-imposes 24-hour curfew following fresh killings

Yelwa Zangam community was attacked by gunmen on Tuesday night.

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong
August 7, 2021

JNI condemns Jos killings, says it’s against Islamic injunctions

The JNI described the violent attacks as “worrisome”, adding that it posed serious threats to the peace efforts of the state government.

June 14, 2021

Jos: Governor Lalong condemns Kuru killings

Mr Lalong called on the people of the community to be law-abiding at all times and desist from reprisals.

Simon Lalong
June 14, 2021

UGM kill 12 in Plateau, lawmaker demands state police

Nigerian lawmaker Dachung Bagos has condemned the killing of 12 persons by unknown gunmen in Kashe, Kuru district of Jos South local government area, demanding the creation of state police.

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong and IGP Usman Alkali