North Central

Nasarawa State

Nasarawa school principal, two others killed by armed robbers

Police are investigating the matter.

Abuja Minister grants amnesty to 29 prisoners

The prisoners had been serving in Kuje Medium Security Prison and the Suleja Prison.

Nasarawa PDP distances Jonathan from Al-Makura’s planned impeachment

The PDP said it considers APC’s allegation as laughable and unfounded.

Plateau PDP crisis worsens amidst forgery allegations

Mr. Dabin was suspended in May.

Al-Makura accuses PDP of plotting to impeach him

Mr. Al-Makura says the plan of the PDP is to destabilise APC states.

Nigerian military recovers 218 rustled cows in Plateau

A suspected cattle rustler was arrested.

Nasarawa Impeachment: Traditional rulers move to save Al-Makura

‎The traditional rulers were in the government house to strategise on how to prevail on the lawmakers to drop the charges.

Jonathan commiserates with Kogi Governor on father’s death

Wada Ejiga died at the age of 100.

I forgive those planning my impeachment – Nyako

The Adamawa governor described those behind his planned impeachment as the enemy of peace and the people of the state.

Insufficient prison vehicles hampers justice delivery in Plateau – Official

Jos has only 103 courts to attend to all inmates.

Plateau NUJ Correspondents Chapel gets new executives

A Premium Times reporter was elected as one of the executives.

Jos Explosions: Plateau set to enforce ban on street trading

The ban is in reaction to a bomb explosion in the area in May. The Plateau State government said it has concluded arrangements for the full implementation of the ban on street trading and hawking on streets within Terminus Market, and some parts of the Jos city centre. The ban is in reaction to twin […]

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Kogi Govt. to establish desks for gender balancing

The Kogi Government is to establish Gender Desks in Ministries, Parastatals and Extra-Ministerial Departments.

Plateau Police Commissioner pledges to end fracas between herdsmen, farmers

The new commissioner also promised to rid the state of crime.

Kwara magistrates suspend proposed warning strike

The Kwara government also denied reports of the strike. The Magistrates Association of Nigeria, Kwara State chapter, has suspended the proposed 3-day warning strike earlier scheduled to commence on July 2. According to a statement issued in Ilorin on Thursday and signed by the Chairman of the Association, Magistrate K. A Yahaya, the strike was […]

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Kwara magistrates suspend proposed warning strike

The Kwara government also denied reports of the strike.

Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH)

Plateau doctors comply with NMA directive on strike

Patients were stranded at government owned hospitals as doctors downed tools. Medical doctors practicing in government owned hospitals in Plateau State on Wednesday totally complied with the directive of Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, to embark on a total, indefinite nationwide strike. Doctors were away from their duty post when PREMIUM TIMES visited the Jos University […]