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Gov Lalong clinches Plateau South APC Senate ticket

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos Plateau State Governor Simon  Lalong has clinched the APC ticket to run  for Plateau South Senatorial District Seat in the 2023 general elections.  At the primary elections held in Shendam, the Zonal Headquarters of the Senatorial District, the delegates unanimously elected the Governor who was unopposed as the standard bearer of the APC. As the sole candidate, the Governor was elected through affirmation. Zonal Chairman of the APC in Plateau Southern Senatorial Zone, Alhaji Musa Abdullahi Nyalum said members of the party in the zone resolved to give Governor Lalong their mandate to represent them in the Red Chambers because of his experience and performance as Governor of the State.  Chairman of the election panel from the APC National Headquarters Rt. Hon. Titi Oseni said although the Governor was the sole candidate for the elections, the process of voting would still be done in line with the guidelines of the party. Thereafter, delegates from Wase, Mikang, Langt

BREAKING: Officials of the EFCC in their numbers storm venue of PDP presidential primaries

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By Pwol Benjamin Dature, Jos May 28 2022 News getting to us confirm the presence of  officers of the Economic Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), have just stormed the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abuja, venue of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) primary election. The officials who arrived around 4:00 PM are yet to have disclosed there purpose on the ground, but developments show is not  unrelated to their constitutional duties of the fight against corruption. More details loading...

CHILDREN'S DAY 2022: Plateau Good Samaritan Simdul Vincent, Celebrates Birthday with Orphan Children

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May 27 2022 It was all love for kids of Clapai orphanage, in Kangang, Jos, as friends and family of Mr Simdul Vincent celebrated his birthday/children's day with the the orphanage kids. Donations were made which included food items such as cartons of noodles, bag of rice, cooking oil, Soup, amongst others. They kids had fun with games, lovely songs as the celebrated the young philanthropist, wishing him more greater days with good health and more wealth. Mr Simdul was welcomed by staff and management of the orphanage has the shared there ordeals and challenges of running the orphanage. In his response, he promised to make the visit a more frequent one and hopes to continue lending a helping hand in anyway possible as he is able. High points of the visit was a group photograph by Simdul, friends and family, the kids were very overwhelmed.

2023 POLITICS: Dr Golu Meets Supporters, Congratulates Mutfwang

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May 27 2022 A chieftwin of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Plateau State and an aspirant in the just concluded gubernatorial primary elections, Dr Golu Timothy has called on all his supporters to remain focused to deliver all the party's candidates in  the coming general elections. He said the pains and bitter experiences of the primary elections should be swallowed in good faith to enable the Party a united House to take back power come 2023. He said contrary to mischievous insinuations that he will fight the party, he has embarked on self reconciliation within the rank and file of the party to put the house together, despite his withdrawal from the race.  Golu said all these when he hosted his supporters at his residence in Jos the Plateau State capital, to appreciate them for their support and resilience. He called for unity and reconciliation among his supporters who participated in the House of Assembly, House of Representatives and Senatorial Primaries of the party.  He

Menstrual Hygiene - Plateau State medical women association distributes Pads, Sensitise Girls

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  As part of efforts to improve menstrual hygiene among girls and women in Plateau, the  Medical Women's Association of Nigeria,  Plateau State chapter on Thursday distributed sanitary pads to girls in several schools in Jos South local government council of the state. Over 500 sanitary pads were distributed to girls from the secondary schools visited by the Female Doctors. The President of the Association, Dr Bwatyum Anna Gyang,stressed that the sanitary pad  was provided free for girls in order to promote and improve menstrual hygiene across the  community and schools. She advised girls and women to practice personal hygiene during menstruation. She said, "Menstruation means every month the female body releases eggs and the lining of the uterus becomes thick. And then when the eggs are not fertilised, they break down and are released from the body in form of blood. "During menstruation, you should know how to keep good hygiene; you need to wash as fr

JUST IN: Dr Nentawe Yilwatda declared winner of the just concluded APC primaries in Plateau State

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By Pwol Benjamin Dature, Jos May 27 2022 Dr. Nentanwe Yilwatda has been declared winner of the just concluded All Progressive Congress (APC) Primary Election held at Langsfield, Rayfield Jos on Friday having scored 803 votes to beat three other aspirants.  According to the Chairman of the electoral Committee, Hon. Habu Ajiya Nine Aspirants were in the race but five Aspirants later sent their letters of withdrawal from the contest. They are; Sunday Garba Biggs, Dr. Sarpiya Danyaro, Sen. Hezekiah Dimka, Dr. Patrick Dakum and Arch. Fitka. According to Ajiya, Four of the Aspirants participated in the election and they are, Garba Pwul SAN, Prof. Sunny Tyoden, Dr. Nentanwe Yilwatda and  Hon. Victor David Dimka. Final results of the primaries is as follows: Dr. Nentawe Yilwada - 803 Dr. Patrick Dakum - 70 Dr. Fitka - 2 David Victor Dimka - 7 Hezekiah Dimka - 6 Garba Pwul SAN - 2 Danyaro Sarpiya - 4 Sonni Tyoden - 25 Sunday Biggs - 0 Invalid -

Plateau PDP primaries - Victory for democracy, call for unity - Ex Governor Jang

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos Ex Plateau state Governor Jonah Jang ,on Thursday congratulated Barr. Caleb Mutfwang for emerging as the PDP gubernatorial flagbearer and call on him to hit the ground running. Jang in a statement signed by Clinton Garba his media consultant and made available to newsmen in Jos also called on Mutfwang to join forces with the other aspirants who sought for the ticket to begin to harmonise ideas, insights and concepts on how to prosecute the forthcoming general elections and put the state back in its right place, in national reckoning and international visibility. He added that  the just-concluded primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party in Plateau State which  held under a free and fair atmosphere without any kind of rancor is a sign of good things soon to be experienced in the State.  Jang added that the  outcome of the primaries will best be described as no victor no vanquished, as all the aspirants gave a good account of themselves and congratulated each other f