Tag: Taraba State

PDP Hails Tribunal Judgments on Akwa Ibom And Taraba Governorship Elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) congratulates Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state and his Taraba State Counterpart, Governor Darius Ishaku for their respective victories at the governorship election petitions tribunal.

Invasion Of Taraba Governor’s Residence: PDP Poses 5 Questions

The PDP has expressed worry that the Federal Government of Nigeria and the Police are yet to provide answers and come clean on the unlawful invasion of the residence of Taraba State Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku in violation of his constitutional immunity. The party insists that until these questions are answered, the PDP and the people of Taraba state will continue to hold the APC and the Federal Government responsible for the invasion or should any harm suddenly befalls Governor Darius Ishaku, members of his family, officials of his government or officials of their party in the state.

Army Reacts To Danjuma’s Claims, Denies Condoning Killings

The Nigerian Army has rejected the statement by a former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), who accused the military of complicity in the killings in Taraba, Benue and other “riverine states” in the country.

Danjuma had on Saturday during the convocation ceremony of the Taraba State University accused the military for not being neutral and covering those behind the attacks

Danjuma: Armed forces conniving with killers, urges Nigerians to defend themselves

Retired Lt. General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma has urged Nigerians to defend  themselves from killers across the country instead of depending on the armed forces.

Danjuma, a former chief of army staff from 1976-1979, said this today in a live telecast programme of the 10th anniversary of the Taraba State University, Jalingo, as he also made a grave accusation against the armed forces, accusing  them of  providing cover and defending the killers.