Al-makura inaugurates enquiry panel on Agyaragu crisis

By Abdullahi Ibrahim Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-makura, has inaugurated 8-man Panel of Enquiry headed by Justice Ridwan Maiwada Abdullahi into the bloody crisis that engulfed Agyaragu, headquarters of Jenkwe development area recently. Other members of the panel are Barrister Tim Yiga, Dr....

I use security vote for youth empowerment scheme, says Al-Makura

Gov Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa on Sunday said that his administration was using security vote to pay over 1,400 youths engaged by the state government under the Nasarawa Youth Empowerment Scheme (NAYES). The Governor disclosed this in Lafia while speaking to journalists shortly after inspecting some...

Alakio killings: Commission submits report

The long awaited report of the judicial commission of inquiry into the killings of the Nigerian security forces at Alakio village of Lafia local government area and other matters connected therewith have been submitted to Governor Tanko Umaru Almakura by the commission at  Government  House in Lafia...

Al-makura’ administration will partner serious private schools – Commissioner

By Abdullahi Ibrahim Nasarawa State Commissioner for Higher Education, Mr. Philip Tatari Shekwo, has said that the administration of Gov Umaru Tanko Al-makura will be ready to partner any management of serious private school for the interest of development of education standard in the state. Shekwo, who...

Nasarawa crisis may spread to FCT, Senator warns

Senator representing Nasarawa South senatorial district, Suleiman Adokwe, has said unless the ongoing killings in Nasarawa State are quickly checked, they will spread to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and the effect will be monumental. This is coming as the All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked...

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