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    Metro In Plateau: Family of 8 wiped out, 10 others killed by men in black suspected to be herdsmen – Pulse.ng News

    The attack took place around 11:30pm on Wednesday and claimed the lives of ... Read more via Pulse.ng News – https://ift.tt/2IDINbA Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Police Commissioner In Charge Of SARS Loses Son In Plateau ‘Herdsmen’ Attack - Sahara Reporters

    Zayyan Gwandu, son of Haliru Gwandu Abubakar, the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Special Anti-Robbery, has died. Zayyan was one of the victims of reprisal attacks following the killings in three local government areas of Plateau State by suspected herdsmen. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro US Reacts To Bloody Massacre Of Over 86 Persons By Herdsmen In Plateau – Tori News

    The United State Government has broken its silence following the mass murder of innocent villagers in Plateau state by herdsmen. Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2tFC4qD Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Stop Your Trip To Cross River, Visit Plateau, They Need You More – Naijaloaded News

    The Peoples Democratic Party PDP, has called on President Buhari to cancel his scheduled visit to Cross Rivers state today June 26th and proceed to Plateau state where they need him the most. The party in a brief statement said:- ‘We … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited...
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    Politics President Buhari Finally Speaks On The Fulani Herdsmen Attack In Plateau

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    Metro Fulani Herdsmen Storm Kakuruk In Plateau State, Kill 2 (Graphic Photos) – Tori News

    Suspected Fulani herdsmen wielding gun in the north-central part of Nigeria have killed two residents. Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2LGYFLE Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics I’m Privileged To Sleep In The Same Prison Bed Used By Obasanjo, Says Jonah Jang – Sahara Reporters

    Jonah Jang, former Governor of Plateau State, has revealed that he sleeps in the same bed that Olusegun Obasanjo, former President, occupied at Kuje Prisons in Jos. Read more via Sahara Reporters – https://ift.tt/2J91pmv -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Ex-Plateau Gov Jonah Jang gets N100m bail – Punch Newspapers

    A High Court sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital, has granted bail to the former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang; and another accused person. Channels TV reports that the former governor is standing trial for misappropriation of state funds during his tenure in office. Read more...
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    Politics Ex-Plateau State Governor & Serving Senator, Jang Remanded In Prison – Naijaloaded

    The Plateau State High Court has remanded a former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, in Jos prison. Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/2Il7v3D -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 75-Year-Old Ex Military Governor, Useni, Wants To Be Governor Again After 34 Years - Newtelegraph

    His nickname during his heydays was Jerry Boy. He is now 75, but Senator Jeremiah Useni is not quitting the scene anytime soon. WALE ELEGBEDE writes on the curious 2019 governorship ambition of the retired army general in Plateau State Nigeria and Botswana are both African countries. While...
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    Metro Inside Story Of Plateau Lake That Abducts People If Not Appeased [PHOTO] - Daily Post Nigeria

    There exists a Crater Lake Am-Pidong in Ampang West of Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau, which is dreaded for abducting people if it is not appeased. The Crater Lake, formed reportedly as a result of volcanic eruptions, covers an area of 0.5 hectares. There exists a Crater Lake Am-Pidong...
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    Politics Herdsmen kill three in another Plateau attack – The Sun News

    No fewer than three persons were killed when gunmen suspected to be herdsmen attacked Dong community in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State. Saturday Sun gathered that the incident happened at about 8:30pm on Thursday when the villagers were preparing for dinner. Read more via...
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    Politics I’m Not Hiding From The Law, ex-Governor Wanted By ICPC Says - Premium Times

    The immediate past governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, has responded to a statement by the anti-graft agency (ICPC) that he has refused to appear before the agency. The spokesperson of the ICPC, Rasheedat Okoduwa, in a statement on Wednesday explained why the current senator was being...
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    War on the Plateau: How Buhari divided Dalung and Lalong – Vanguard News

    The friction between Governor Simon Lalong and the minister of sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung had long simmered to the discomfort of members of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC on the Plateau. Penultimate Thursday’s visit of the president to the state blew the bubble. Read more...
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    Politics Dalung ‘Thanks’ APC Chairman For Calling Him Lunatic – Stella Dimoko Korkus.com

    The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has thanked that Chairman of the Plateau state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Latep Dabang, for allegedly describing him as a lunatic. Read more via Stella Dimoko Korkus.com – http://ift.tt/2pcPTv6 -- Get More...
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    Politics Governor Lalong sacks local govt boss over killings – Premium Times Nigeria

    Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has sacked the transition committee chairman of Bokkos Local Government, Simon Angol, over his inability to curtail the persistent killings in his area. The governor issued the dismissal letter on Tuesday, in recommendation to the Plateau State House of...
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    Metro Suspected Herdsmen Kill Five In Plateau Despite Buhari’s Visit - Channels News

    Five persons including three siblings of a family have been confirmed dead in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Nzharuvo Village of Miango, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. This attack occurred in the wake of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Plateau State. Buhari who is...
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    Metro Gunmen kill herdsman, 15 cows in Plateau – Daily Post Nigeria

    Unknown gunmen have killed a herdsman and 15 cows at Rafin-Bauna community of Iregwe in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. Plateau State Police Command’s spokesman, Terna Tyopev, disclosed in Jos that the incident happened Monday evening. Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
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    Politics Sports Minister Dalung Speaks On Contesting For Plateau Governorship Seat - Daily Post

    Solomon Dalung, Minister of Sports and Youth Development, has reacted to report of him planning to contest against Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State in the next election. Dalung, who dismissed the report said the position of governors in Nigeria was not for the feeble-hearted crying to the...
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    Politics Plateau elders, youths laud Lalong for rejecting cattle colonies – Vanguard News

    Following the clarification made by the office of the governor of Plateau State to the effect that Governor Simon Bako Lalong has no plans whatsoever to cede any part of the State for cattle colony as planned by the federal government, the people of the State in a town hall … via Vanguard...
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