Latest Taraba State Online News Headlines For Today
Taraba is one of the six states in Nigeria’s north-east sub-region (image courtesy hotels.ng)

Good day, and welcome to the latest Taraba State online news headlines update for today, Tuesday, October 29th, 2019, on Concise News.

Here are the latest Taraba news headlines


Taraba: Governor Ishaku’s Nemesis Wins Protracted Land Dispute With LG

A High Court in Jalingo has delivered judgement in favour of Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Alhaji  Hassan Ardo, in a protracted land dispute with Sardauna Local Government, Taraba, and nine others.
Justice Yusuf Bashir, who delivered the judgement, said that the defendants were not able to prove that they were the rightful owners of the land, adding that their action amounted  to criminal trespass.
He awarded a N200,000 cost against the defendants, and issued an order of perpetual injunction restraining them from further encroaching or trespassing on the land in dispute. Read more here.

Tiv-Jukun Crisis: Benue’s Ortom Commends Taraba’s Ishaku For Peace Initiatives

Benue governor Samuel Ortom on Sunday commended his Taraba counterpart Darius Ishaku over peace initiatives aimed at ending the protracted Tiv/Jukun communal crisis in the north-eastern state.

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A statement by Ortoms’s Chief Press Secretary Terver Akase quoted the governor as expressing optimism that the peace overtures would yield the desired fruits.

The crisis had claimed hundreds of lives with property worth millions of naira destroyed.

“The decision to set up a committee comprising Jukun and Tiv representatives will deepen the dialogue and prevent further conflicts in the affected areas,” the statement made available to newsmen in Makurdi said.” Read more here.


And that’s all for today on the round-up of the latest Taraba State online news headlines. Be sure to get more Nigerian news updates on this dependable online news medium. Do enjoy the rest of your day.