The Police Command in Plateau has thwarted a kidnap attempt and neutralised one member of the three-man gang at Rantya community of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau. Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Plateau command, Ubah Ogaba, disclosed this in a statement issued in Jos. According to Mr Ogaba, the incident occurred … Continue reading Police foils kidnap attempt in Jos.
Residents of Jos metropolis, Saturday, cried out over the shortage of food items and other essential commodities in their areas following the re-imposition of 24 hours curfew in the area. The residents also complained about the hike in prices of food items after the directive. The 24 hours curfew was re-imposed by the state government … Continue reading Jos killings : residents decry of shortage of food items.
Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has condemned the brutal attacks by suspected Fulani terrorists on Yelwa Zangam in Jos North, Plateau State, and Yelewta community of Guma Local Government Area of Benue that claimed the lives of 48 persons. The National President of the Forum, Dr. Pogu Bitrus, who spoke via a statement issued Friday in … Continue reading M-balt forum condemn Killings in Jos, Benue.
Mourners from Yelwa Zangam have taken the corpses of their loved ones killed in Tuesday night attack to the Plateau State House of Assembly. Yelwa Zangam in Jos North Local Government Area of the state was attacked by hoodlums who reportedly killed at least 35 people. suspected herders kill scores in Plateau communityMembers of the … Continue reading Plateau killing: Angry youth take dead bodies to govt house.
Governor Simon Lalong has called the attacks “barbaric” and summoned an emergency meeting to discuss and curtail the repeated killings in parts of the state. In a statement by his director of press and public affairs, Makut Macham, the governor has directed security personnel to intensify efforts in tracking down the other assailants and their … Continue reading 10 Suspected killers arrested in Jos community.
Many people have been reportedly killed at Yelwan Zangam community in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State.According to Daily Trust, several houses were also burnt down in the attacks which reportedly claimed more than 30 lives. This is coming barely one week after 27 travelers were killed in Gada-biyu – Rukuba road, still … Continue reading 30 residents killed in fresh attack in Jos.