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Angry youths attack Plateau monarch over failure to defend the people against bandits

A traditional ruler in Plateau State, His Royal Highness, the Bra Ngwe Irigwe, Rt. Rev Ronku Aka, on Friday, escaped an attack by irate youths of his community. His palace in the Miango community, Bassa Local Government Area of the state was however vandalised by the angry youths. Aku, an octogenarian, is the Paramount Ruler […]

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BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Plateau Deputy Chief of Staff’s wife, health director

Dorcas Vem, the wife of Silas Vem, the Deputy Chief of Staff for Plateau Government House, has been kidnapped by gunmen. The gunmen, in a separate operation, equally kidnapped Dr. Samuel Audu, a Director in the Plateau State Ministry of Health. Sources within the Government House in Jos and the State Secretariat housing the Headquarters […]

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Abductors of Plateau monarch demand N500m ransom

The abductors of Mr Charles Mato, the Paramount Ruler of Gindri in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State have demanded N500 million ransom. Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Ali, the Commander of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), said this when officials of Correspondents Chapel of Plateau Council of Nigerian Union of Journalists visited him on Wednesday in Jos. […]

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BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Plateau monarch

Gunmen have kidnapped a traditional ruler in the Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State, Charles Mato Dakat. It was gathered that Dakat who is the paramount ruler in Gindiri chiefdom was abducted when the gunmen attacked his palace in the early hours of Sunday. A resident of the community, Helen Bulus, said, “The incident […]

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Plateau crisis: Gov. Lalong lifts 3 months curfew on Jos North, Jos South, Bassa; reiterates ban on motorcycle

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has lifted the curfew earlier imposed on Jos North, Jos South and Bassa LGAs. Recall that the Governor had on September 8, 2021, imposed curfew on the aforementioned councils as a result of unrest that bedeviled them. He said the decision to impose the curfew from 10pm to 6am […]

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