Tag Archives: jos


Posted ago by Adediwura

Photos from the scene of the bomb blast at a terminus in Jos on Tuesday Credit: The Nation

Breaking: Bomb Blast Hits Jos

Posted ago by Adediwura

A bomb has exploded in  the central areas of Jos the Plateau state capital. The heavy explosion was heard at about 2:55pm Tuesday afternoon. Casualties is said the be high because the explosion happened at a densely populated areas of …

8 Killed, 61 Hospitalised in Plateau Cholera Outbreak

Posted ago by peculiar

Medical authorities in Plateau have confirmed an outbreak of cholera in Namu village in the Qua’pan Local Government Area of the state.   Hosts of Namu, a village at  the Plateau and Nasarawa States border, displaced people in the violent …

Police Arrest Suspected Bomber In Jos.

Posted ago by admin

The police in Jos has arrested a middle-aged man who allegedly planted an improvised explosive device which went off in the central part of the state capital yesterday without any casualty. The Plateau State Police Command said a suspected terrorist …

River Rikkos Overflows And Killed 16 People In Jos.

Posted ago by webmaster

Sixteen persons were confirmed dead in Gangare and other communities in the Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau when River Rikkos over flew its banks after a heavy downpour on Sunday night. “So far, we have recovered 16 corpses …

Court Sentences Man To Death For Stealing N1,705 Cash & N400 Milk.

Posted ago by admin

A Jos High Court on Thursday sentenced a 26-year-old man, Obinah John, to death by hanging for robbing one Dorothy Olaniyi of N1,705. The convict was also sentenced to death for robbing Olaniyi of two rolls of peak milk in …