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CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE

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RT HON IBRAHIM BABA HASSAN (Member, Plateau State House of Assembly, Jos North, North and APC Candidate House of Representatives, Bassa-Jos North.) I received the news of the victory of my brother, Hon Gwani Muhammad Adam Alkali, OON  at the Court of Appeals today with great relief and excitement knowing fully well how election cases can be intriguing and energy sapping.  I personally congratulate him for this victory at both the Tribunal and Appeal Court. I wish him well as he takes steps to bend down to start work for this important, vibrant and divergent constituency. I will not fail in my duty to call on the new member to be magnanimous in victory and carry everyone alone in the constituency now that he is a representative of all irrespective of party affiliation, ethnic background or faith.  To my friend Hon Agah, i call on him to take heart and have solace in the fact that he fought gallantly and lost as a true democrat. We always live to fight another in a democracy.  It is my a

Bassa/Jos North 2023 - More endorsement for Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan as he provides more sucure for constituents

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In continuation of his indelible act of generousity Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan got yet another multiple endorsement by constituents of Bassa/Jos North, sighting not only magnanimity but experience as well as love for humanlty as an attribute. The interface which consisted of Women of Jenta Adamu, Dong village of kabong district, Alkairi women support groups, people living with disabilities as well as vulnerable community members, who believed in the mandate and experience of the lawmaker, threw their weight of support on the lawmaker. While speaking the lawmaker disclosed that, "Looking at my spirit of inclusiveness, exposure, capacity and experience in the legislative business for quite a long time as a member in the Pateau State House of Assembly am one who sees the various angles of politics having contested in various political parties and also won all, in time past." The event which took place at the lawmaker's Gold and base residence of Rayfield, saw the leadership of

Plateau will vote massively for APC in 2023 elections - Members PCC Dr Mohammed Dahiru

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  •As 29 groups in Jos south endorses Tinubu, Dr Nentawe  By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  Member of the All Progressives Congress (APC )Presidential Campaign Council Dr  Muhammad Dahiru has assured that Plateau will vote massively for the APC in the forthcoming general elections. He added that Nigerians are now more politically conscious and will only elect candidates in the forthcoming general election that will sustain the nation’s democracy and develop the economy in which the APC's  Presidential Candidate Bola Tinubu fits in perfectly. He made this know on Thursday during a stakeholders meeting with 29 support groups from Dadin Kowa community in Jos South local government council of the state after its members publicly endorsed the Presidential Candidate of the APC Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the Governorship candidate of the APC in Plateau Dr Nentawe Yilwatda in Jos. In his words, "We in the APC have the best Candidates and marketing them would not be difficult, Our Presidential Candidat

Plateau 2023: Babsiyya Campaign Movement Storm Dutse Ukwu in Jos North LGA of Plateau State

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Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan, member representing Jos North-North constituency in the State House of Assembly as well as standard bearer for the APC, vying for the seat of member Federal House of Representatives Bassa/Jos North Federal Constituency alongside his team took the Babsiyya Campaign train to the door steps of the people of Dutse ukwu, in Jos-Jarawa ward of Jos North LGA to canvass for votes in the forthcoming elections. The physical interaction with men and women of the community boosted the confidence of the electorate as many confessed of only knowing their representatives through media. Leader of the community while speaking on behalf of the electorates narrated that "Hon Babs has always extended his hands of support to us in many ways both physically, financially and otherwise. He built and renovated our schools, built bridges, dug bore holes and most recently supported the building of Operation Rainbow Station. Today the peace enjoyed within this axis of our community i

Plateau 2023 - Kugiya market woman in Jos South host Dr Martina Yilwatda, wife of the APC gubernatorial candidate

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Wife of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Plateau 2023 gubernatorial elections Dr Martina Yilwatda on Thursday  honoured the invitation of the Kugiya market women for their annual Gaza songs and worship and fundraising. Our correspondent reports that Dr Martina Yilwatda was accompanied by the members of the Future And Nentawe (FAN), a support group for Dr Nentawe Yilwatda and Pam Botmang who recently held a sensitisation tour in the market. Dr Mrs Yilwatda lauded the women for their cooperation and peaceful coexistence which is a necessity for the development and progress of any society. She stressed that ten percent of the iGR of the state would be specially dedicated to the women and youth if Dr Nentawe Yilwatda is elected. The Wife of the APC Gubernatorial Candidate also said "Her husband has pledged to set aside 10% of the State IGR to address issues which affect the Youths and downtrodden as well as revamp rural communities." "Dr Nentawe would em

BASSA/JOS NORTH: Who The Cap Fits, Another Resounding Endorsement

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•Groups throw weight on Hon. Babs to represent them In Bassa/Jos North Federal Constituency, come 2023. By Zaruma Zang Hon. Baba Hassan member representing Jos North/North in the Plateau State House of Assembly and one time Deputy Speaker, has received yet another boost in his campaign journey as various support groups within Bassa/Jos North, came out to identify with him and show total support for his aspiration,  Sighting esperience as one of the yardstick having been in the House of Assembly for four consecutive tenures as a Lawmaker. One of the group identified as 'Kabong Progressive Women for Hon. Babs' who stormed the lawmaker's Constituency Office today in Plateau State, resoundingly threw their weight in support of the aspiration of Hon Babs as he is popularly recognized by constituents. Speaking on behalf of the groups, Mrs Plangnan Vincent from kabong ward in Jos North LGA, expressed willingness of women to support, campaign and ensure that Hon. Babs emerge victor

BASSA/JOS NORTH: Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan gets mega endorsement from constituents

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About eleven(11) support groups within Bassa/Jos North have unanimous endorsed the candidature of Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan the flag bear of APC in the coming elections. This was made know when the various groups met with the State Lawmaker within the Assembly complex, the various groups sighted experience, goodwill, performance, peace amongst others, as attributes making Hon Ibrahim Baba Hassan the best choice for the people of Bassa/Jos North come 2023. In his remarks, member representing Jos North/North constituency in the State House of Assembly and flag bearer of the APC vying for Bassa/Jos North Federal Constituency, popularly know has Babs, admonished especially the resilience of the over 300 women from different groups within Bassa/Jos North LGC, whom he said are the bedrock of every society, he recognized their plights and reiterated the fact that he will never fail them. The Hon member in his natural virtue of goodwill promised support and empowerment of 10,000 Naira each to th

PLATEAU 2023: 'Dr Nentawe Yilwatda' If Experience Was a Yardstick

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By Pwol Benjamin Dature, Jos Dr Nentawe Goshwe Yilwatda, unarguably one of the youngest contestants for the gubernatorial post of Plateau State come 2023, is a pool of experience, timely stationed for the job ahead. A digital system and energy engineering expert, his wealth of experience has transversed both locally and internationally. Below are some of the tripods that sculptured his career; •Trained by the United Nations University and International Institute for Software Tech Macau, China on Building Electronic Governance Structure.  • He received expert training from Association of African Universities (AAU) on Sustainable Development in Africa using Higher Education and was part of the implementation team.  • He has received specialized training from AfriNIC, Mauritius and NetTel@Africa, Nairobi Kenya that helped in the early transition of Internet Protocol Address Users in Africa, and Capacity Building and Knowledge Exchange in ICT Policy, Regulation and Application.  • In addit

Plateau 2023 - Group sensitizes market Woman, urges them to vote massively for the APC candidate, Dr Nentawe Yilwatda

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  A group under the aegis of Future and Nentawe(FAN), has called on Women in Plateau State to vote massively for the candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Dr Nentawe Yilwatda, in the forthcoming gubernatorial election in the State  stressing that the Candidate has their interest at heart. Convener of the group, Comrade Awalme   Gowal, made this know during the sensitisation of women at Bukuru Market(Kugiya) in Jos South Local Government Council of the State, on Wednesday. Gowal, who spoke on behalf of the group told the women that if elected Dr Nentawe would empower them massively and make life easier for the common man. In his words "The Candidate of the APC Dr Nentawe Yilwatda has the best blueprint for the people of the State as he has assured women, youths and vulnerable people in the State that if voted into office, would set aside 10% of the State IGR to address issues which affect them and ensure an enabling environment which would make them m

Amb Chris Giwa Releases Names of Central Campaign Team, LGA Coordinators

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Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressive Congress in Plateau North, Amb (Dr) Chris Musa Giwa has appointed Mr. Johnson Bagudu from Pengana Chiefdom, Bassa Local Government Area as the Director General of the Amb Chris Giwa for Senator, Plateau North Central Campaign Team. The Central Campaign Team constituted include the underlisted;  Hon. Abdulrahaman Abubakar Aliyu, Jos North North Constituency - Deputy Director General Hon Iliya Ajang, Jos East LGA  - Secretary Hon Anna Musa Izam, Jos North LGA - Head of Women Mobilization Mr. Danjuma Daniel, Jos North LGA - Head of Youth Mobilization Mr. Dung Malou Daju, Jos North West Constituency - Member Hon Bitrus Kataiko, Jos South LGA - Member Hon Emmanuel Danboyi, Riyom LGA  - Member Mrs. Chundung Pam Bot, Barkin-Ladi LGA - Member  Also, Coordinators have been appointed to marshal the campaign in the six (6) local government areas that make the Senatorial district and they are as follows: 1. Hon Daniel Chayi (Danny Chase) - Coordinator, J

ONE YEAR IN OFFICE

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My dear Citizens of Kanke LGA, I am delighted to address you today. Today October 11, 2022, marks our one year in office. I am celebrating and commemorating my one year in office as your humble servant and leader of our cherished Local Government Council. While thanking God for what he has helped us achieve, I would also like to express my immense gratitude and happiness with my team with whom I have been able to make modest accomplishments with the limited resources available to us in the Local Government. I am also grateful to all of you, the good people of Kanke LGA, as well as other stakeholders for your kind help in making this one-year journey a success. We were able to overcome many challenges, but this would not have been possible without your help and understanding. During the preceeding year, the following areas have been given attention: 𝟭. 𝗜𝗡𝗖𝗥𝗘𝗔𝗦𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗥𝗘𝗩𝗘𝗡𝗨𝗘 𝗚𝗘𝗡𝗘𝗥𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡. If Kanke Local Government  Area  is to stand tall in the community of Plateau

2023 - Senator Daduut inaugurated into APC women presidential campaign team

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  Senator representing Plateau South Senatorial District, Distinguished Senator Prof Dame  Nora L Daduut has been nominated and appointed as a member of the TINUBU/SHETTIMA women Presidential Campaign  team based on her political standing.  Her letter of appointment was signed by Her Excellency Distinguished Senator Dr Oluremi  S.Tinubu OON, the wife of the APC Presidential flag bearer as the Chairman of the Women Presidential Campaign Team. The campaign team was inaugurated on Monday, 10th October, 2022 at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Our correspondent reports that Senator Prof. Dame Nora L. Daduut was assigned to the strategic Planning Directorate of the Tinubu/ Shettima Women Presidential Campaign Team. A statement signed by Senator Daduut and made available to newsmen in Jos reads that  she eulogized the leadership virtues of the Presidential Candidate of the ruling party, Bola Ahmed Tinubu saying the country’s fortunes would be dramaticall

2023 - Senator Daduut inaugurated into APC women presidential campaign team

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  Senator representing Plateau South Senatorial District, Distinguished Senator Prof Dame Nora L Daduut has been nominated and appointed as a member of the TINUBU/SHETTIMA women Presidential Campaign  team based on her political standing.  Her letter of appointment was signed by Her Excellency Distinguished Senator Dr Oluremi  S.Tinubu OON, the wife of the APC Presidential flag bearer as the Chairman of the Women Presidential Campaign Team. The campaign team was inaugurated on Monday, 10th October, 2022 at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Our correspondent reports that Senator Prof. Dame Nora L. Daduut was assigned to the strategic Planning Directorate of the Tinubu/ Shettima Women Presidential Campaign Team. A statement signed by Senator Daduut and made available to newsmen in Jos reads that  she eulogized the leadership virtues of the Presidential Candidate of the ruling party, Bola Ahmed Tinubu saying the country’s fortunes would be dramatically

PLATEAU 2023: How Obi, Datti were mislead during LP's Jos rally

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By Leo Sobechi, Abuja Labour Party (LP) gubernatorial standard bearer in Plateau State, Ambassador Yohana Yilpwan Margif, has warned the party against the activities of political jobbers and desperados in the lead-up to the 2023 polls. He recalled how the LP presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, and his running mate, Dr. Yusuf Datti Ahmed, were misled into identifying with the wrong person as state LP governorship contender, despite obvious red flags. National Chairman of the party, Mr. Julius Abure, had, however, told eminent stakeholders of the party: “Anything that is not ceremonially done should be disregarded; it may be designed to play the purported candidate.” On September 28, at a rally inside Jos Township Stadium, political stakeholders of the Middle Belt Forum, led by Dr. Bitrus Pogu, had endorsed the LP presidential candidate for next year’s poll. But in an interview with The Guardian, yesterday, in Abuja, Margif disclosed that some mischief-makers, who were bent on causing

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

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Amb Yohana Margif (Labour Party Gubernatorial candidate Plateau State). The attention of the general public is hereby drawn to yet another falsehood and forgery perpetuated by some individuals claiming to be acting as Inec officials with fake uploaded name of an unknown person as the gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party in Plateau State. The main aimed of the mischief makers is to portray themselves as authentic Candidate of the party illegally and to drag the reputation of independent national electoral commission to the mood by portraying the commission as above the law or disobedient to court processes and probably not willing to comply with court judgements. The original portal of INEC has Amb Yohana Yilpwan Margif as the authentic Gubernatorial candidate for Plateau State Labour Party while this individuals have been attempting to force Inec act negatively,the electoral empires have responded to them point blank that the commission is neutral on issues like this and holding

GOVERNOR LALONG SWEARS IN 7 NEW COMMISSIONERS; CARRIESEOUT MINOR CABINET RESHUFFLE

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Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong has sworn in 7 new Commissioners to replace those who resigned from his cabinet to pursue their political careers. Governor Lalong who performed the ceremony at the Victoria Gowon Hall, New Government House Little Rayfield Jos, also announced a minor cabinet reshuffle.  Lalong who congratulated the new appointees said they were recognized and identified to serve the people of Plateau State because of their personal achievements, records of service, as well as the support to the APC-led Rescue Administration over the years. He said "you are coming on board at the twilight of this administration when we have just about 8 months to complete our mandate. Indeed, you are coming into office at the time that is most crucial as we tidy up our projects and programmes to complete the fulfillment of our campaign promises. This means that you have to hit the ground running and catch up fast to enable you effectively deliver. While we are continuing wit

GOVERNOR LALONG CELEBRATES PLATEAU APC CHAIRMAN HON. RUFUS BATURE @60; CHARGES HIM TO LEAD PARTY TO VICTORY IN 2023

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Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong has congratulated Chairman of the APC in the State Hon. Rufus Bature as he marks 60 years, describing him as a man of integrity, competence and reliability.  Lalong who attended a thanksgiving service to mark the event at COCIN Church Kufen, Barkin Ladi LGA, said the celebrant is an epitome of humility who has demonstrated capacity to work with people from all backgrounds particularly at the grassroots level.  The Governor said Hon. Rufus Bature who was one time Member of the Plateau State House of Assembly and Secretary to the Government of Plateau State among others, has exhibited high sense of patriotism and resilience in serving Plateau State and Nigeria over the years.  He said 60 years in the life of a man calls for celebrations particularly for someone who rose from a humble background to work hard and by God's grace rose to political prominence. He commended him for serving his family, community, and humanity with all his gifts, tale

JUST IN: Gov Lalong, Deputy Speaker Maje, bags National Honours of Commander of the Niger (CON).

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By Golok Nanmwa, Jos  The President, President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the conferment of CON (Commander of the Order of the Niger) as National honours on Plateau State Governor, Barr. Simon Bako Lalong. Our correspondent also gathered that the Deputy Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon Idris Maje Wase also  bagged the same award. The investiture according to sources is to hold on the 16th of October, 2022. National honours are the highest honours Presidents of most countries confer on citizens who make exceptional contributions in service to their Country.

GOVERNOR LALONG REVIEWS INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE, CHARGES NIGERIANS TO STRENGTHEN DIVERSITY FOR NATIONAL GROWTH

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Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State says harnessing the benefits of Nigeria's diversity is key to eliminating most of the challenges besetting national development. Governor Lalong who spoke shortly after reviewing the independence parade held at the Rwang Pam Township stadium Jos said Nigeria has made significant progress during its 62 years of existence as a sovereign Nation.  He said despite the challenges the nation has passed through, its citizens have remained resilient and continue to have faith in the unity of the country. What he said remained important was for Nigerians to do more in appreciating the diversity of the country as well as harness it for growth.  "Nigeria is a great nation with abundant human and material resources comparable to very few countries in the world. These blessings have passed through different attempts to harvest them for the good of the citizens who are diverse in ethnic, religious, social and political orientations. Our diversity w