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  1. NIMET predicts cloudy weather, localized rainsRead the original story

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    In the forecast, NIMET predicted that north central states will experience cloudy conditions, with chances of localised thunderstorms over Jalingo, Lafia, Yola and Abuja in the morning.

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  2. Taraba Accountant-General remanded in prison over alleged N1.56bn fraudRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Vanguard

    Jalingo-The Taraba State Accountant-General, Joel Lengbang was yesterday remanded in a Jalingo prison over alleged stealing of N1.56 billion belonging to the state.

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  3. WHY 40-Year-Old Man Was Butchered To Pieces In TarabaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Ghanamma.com

    A middle-aged Tiv man was butchered into pieces yesterday, July 2, at Bantaji in Wukari local government area of Taraba State, following a disagreement between him and a Fulani man.

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  4. How 40-Year-Old Man Was Butchered To PiecesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Ghanamma.com

    A middle-aged Tiv man was butchered into pieces yesterday, July 2 at Bantaji in Wukari local government area of Taraba State, following a disagreement between him and a Fulani man.

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  5. Nigeria: Gunmen Kill 13 Fulani Herdsmen in Taraba StateRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | AllAfrica.com

    The police in Jalingo, Taraba State capital, have confirmed that unknown gunmen at the weekend trailed and killed 13 Fulani herdsmen who were returning from village markets in Garba-Chede and Maihula.

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  6. 13 Fulani Herdsmen Shot Dead In TarabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Ghanamma.com

    According to a statement by the police in the state's capital, Jalingo, on June 29, 2014, Sunday, the deceased were returning from village markets in Maihula and Garba-Chede.

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  7. Nigeria: Taraba Spends N2.4 Billion On MDGs ProjectsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Taraba State government yesterday disclosed that it had spent over N2.4 billion on Millennium Development Goals projects under the outstanding 2013 Conditional Grant Scheme .

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  8. Death toll in Taraba violence hits 44Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The casualty figure in the ethno-religious crisis in Wukari and Ibi local government areas of Taraba State has risen to 44. More people were killed in retaliatory attacks on the roads and in remote hamlets.

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  9. Seven dead in farmers, herdsmen clash in TarabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The Taraba police command on Sunday confirmed that seven persons lost their lives in fresh clashes between farmers and cattle grazers in Ananom, Donga Local Government Area of the state.

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  10. Nigeria: Gunmen Kill Two in Fresh Taraba Attack - PoliceRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Police Public Relations Officer in Taraba, Joseph Kwajion, confirmed the killing in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Jalingo on Friday.

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  11. Early campaigns: INEC orders politicians in Taraba to remove billboardsRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Independent National Electoral Commission , has given politicians in Taraba seven days to remove all campaign billboards and posters or face prosecution.

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  12. Basketball: NBBF slams Gombe BullsRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Vanguard

    Nigeria Basketball Federation has slammed N150,000 fine on Gombe Bulls for their supporters' invasion of the court in their Match 32 against Mark Mentors of Abuja.

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  13. NIGERIA : Taraba Coach Loses League Final Play-Offs' Qualification HopeRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Basketball in Africa

    Coach Ahmadu Abbah of Taraba Hurricanes women basketball club of Jalingo says his club has lost all hopes of qualifying for the Zenith Bank Women Basketball League final eight play-offs.

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  14. Husband remanded for killing wife over bush meatRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Vanguard

    A 30-year-old man, Ambrose Anthony, yesterday appeared before a Jalingo chief magistrates' court for allegedly killing his wife, Helen, after a disagreement over bush meat.

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  15. 'Umar Has Made Taraba Worse - AGGRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The Association for Good Governance in Taraba State has said that acting state Governor Garba Umar should not be allowed to run on the platform of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party come 2015.

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  16. Nigeria: Nigeria Registers 2.5 Million Farmers in North East - DirectorRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said it registered 2.5 million farmers in North-East zone as part of measures to leverage the nation's Agricultural transformation agenda.

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  17. Fulani herdsmen lay siege to Taraba town, residents fleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Wukari town in Taraba State has reportedly come under another serious attack by gunmen, said to be militant herdsmen, who appear to have shifted their attacks to the state.

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  18. At least 7 killed in Nigeria overnight violenceRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    At least seven people were killed and many houses were razed in a violent attack which erupted overnight in Nigeria's northeastern state of Taraba, local police said on Wednesday.

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  19. Seven killed in Taraba violenceRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The Taraba Police Command on Wednesday confirmed the death of seven persons in the violence that broke out over night in Wukari.

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  20. Gunmen kill 2, abduct pregnant woman, burn houses in TarabaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | Vanguard

    Gunmen on Friday attacked Kashimbilla community in Takum Local Government Area of Taraba, killing two persons and kidnapping two women, including a pregnant lady.

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