• Mama Taraba: Why we dismissed Alhassan’s appeal – Supreme Court

    Mama Taraba: Why we dismissed Alhassan’s appeal – Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court on Monday said the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate in Taraba, Aisha Alhassan, had no locus standi to challenge the nomination of Governor Darius Ishiaku by his party.

    The apex court made the declaration while giving reasons for dismissing the appeal of APC and Alhassan in its judgement on February 11.

    Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, who read details of the judgement, said the appeals and cross appeals had no redeemable substance.

    The court held that the governor was […]

  • Women reject Mama Taraba for insulting Chibok girls’ parents in Aso Rock

    Women reject Mama Taraba for insulting Chibok girls’ parents in Aso Rock

    A group, the Taraba Women For Democracy Network, has expressed its dismay over some comments in the media attributed to the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Taraba state, Aisha Alhassan.

    The group in a statement signed by Asabe Jonathan, Amina Danboyi, Catherine Adi-Adebayo, the Conveners said “She was quoted as having rained insults on parents of the Chibok girls tragedy when they went to the presidential villa yesterday. Among the many terrible things she said to the […]

  • Mama Taraba, Governor-elect paid a visit to Atiku in Abuja … See more photos

    Mama Taraba, Governor-elect paid a visit to Atiku in Abuja … See more photos

    A day after she was declared winner of Taraba governorship poll by an election tribunal, Senator Aisha Alhassan along with Taraba State APC executive paid a visit to former president of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar in Abuja on Sunday, 8 November

  • Taraba Governor, Darius promises to appeal tribunal verdict

    Taraba Governor, Darius promises to appeal tribunal verdict

    Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba has promised to appeal the verdict of the Elections Petitions Tribunal which nullified his election as governor.

    The tribunal on Saturday in Abuja quashed the victory of Ishaku of Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) and declared Sen. Aisha Alhassan of All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the 2015 governorship election.

    Ishaku, who told a news conference in Jalingo on Saturday that he would appeal the verdict, added that he believed that the Court of Appeal would reverse […]

  • APC members jubilating after Mama Taraba declared winner … SEE more photos

    APC members jubilating after Mama Taraba declared winner … SEE more photos

    Is this man drinking from bare ground? hmm.. Meanwhile SEE some APC members pictured jubilating after Aisha Alhassan aka Mama Taraba was declared winner of the state election by the election

  • History has been made producing Nigeria’s first elected female governor – APC

    History has been made producing Nigeria’s first elected female governor – APC

    APC Supporters, Taraba State, on Saturday said the court had restored their joy and glory of producing the first democratically-elected female governor.

    The APC supporters told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, shortly after the judgment of the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal for Taraba which declared Mrs. Aisha Alhassan of APC as governor.

    The tribunal, in its judgment delivered at the Court of Appeal premises in Abuja, nullified the election of Darius Ishaku of the PDP on the grounds that he […]

  • BREAKING: Taraba Election Tribunal removes Governor Darius, declares Aisha Alhassan winner (APC)

    BREAKING: Taraba Election Tribunal removes Governor Darius, declares Aisha Alhassan winner (APC)

    Report gathered that the Taraba State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja has removed Taraba governor, Darius Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and has declared Alhaja Aisha Alhassan of All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of April 11, 2015 governorship election.

    Alhassan who appointed minister by President Muhammadu Buhari and confirmed by the senate contested her loss at the governorship election after early reports had indicated that she was in the lead and poised to win the election.

    Prior the judgment, […]

  • Taraba Disaster: Flood Kill Scores

    Taraba Disaster: Flood Kill Scores

    Taraba state has gotten its share of flood disaster this year.

    Scores of people and domestic animals have reportedly feared killed in a fierce havoc wreaked by the flood.

    The most affected local government councils are Karimlamido and Lau.

    The flood was caused by heavy torrential downpour, even as the people are yet to witness the release of water from a Cameroon dam.

    A House of Assembly member from Karimlamido, Edward Baraya, confirmed reports of the flood disaster and deaths, but was not certain […]

  • Taraba Presidential Results by INEC – PDP wins APC by 49,000 votes

    Taraba Presidential Results by INEC – PDP wins APC by 49,000 votes

     

    Prof K. Mohammed, VC Modibbo Adama University of Tech. Yola, for Taraba announced:
    AA – 962
    ACPN – 811
    AD – 586
    ADC – 320
    APA – 1306
    APC – 261,326
    CPP – 1,033
    HOPE – 161
    KOWA – 153
    NCP – 876
    PDP – 310,800 (PDP wins)
    PPN – 680
    UDP – 224
    UPP – 439
    Total valid votes – 579,677
    Rejected votes – 23,039
    Total votes cast –

  • Unknown Gunmen, kill 9, in Taraba State

    Unknown Gunmen, kill 9, in Taraba State

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    No fewer than nine persons have been killed in the early hours of yesterday when unknown gunmen attacked some residents of Kente village in Wukari local government area of Taraba state.

    A resident of Kente village, Wahaba Agyo, who spoke to the newsmen said those that were killed were working on their farm at the outskirt of Kente village when the gunmen attacked them. He added that since the incident occurred, four persons who […]