Author: Johnstone Kpilaakaa
On Monday, students of the Plateau State Polytechnic, Jos Campus took to the streets of the Jos Metropolis to protests the abrupt postponement of their semester examination due to an industrial action that was commenced by a staff union in the Polytechnic. Reacting to social media posts that alleged casualty resulted when security operatives opened […]
With funding from ConnexUs and the European Commission, a fast-growing digital marketing agency in Northern Nigeria – Zhibo Digital has trained 10 persons on diverse digital skills. The training which was held through the Digital Skills for Social Good, an initiative of a Co-founder at Zhibo Digital and Influencer for Change at ConnexUs, Joey Shekwonuzhibo […]
I call on all citizens of Plateau State to work in synergy and promote the long standing ideals of accommodation, tolerance, love, hardwork godliness and forgiveness which we are known for. Plateau State remains the Home of Peace and Tourism.
The Plateau state Information and Communication Development Agency (PICTDA) has commenced the application process for the third batch of CODE Plateau Bootcamp; a three-month immersive boot camp designed for young people who want to start their career in IT and kick-start their portfolio of real-life projects that utilizes the modern technology stacks. Since 2019, the […]
Following the rising spate of insecurity in Plateau state which has led to the displacement of some residents in Bassa local government area, over 180 families in Miango community have received foodstuffs and other relief materials through #TogetherWithJebbu; a cooperative social responsibility of the Jebbu Miango Reads on Sunday. According to one of the team […]
More than 250 students of the University of Jos who are currently stranded due to the security breach in the Jos Metropolis were provided with relief materials through the joint efforts of the Hotcoal Basketball Club, Hands of Care Project, and Abdul Sabiu Rahmah Initiative (ASR Africa) on Sunday at the Students Village Hostel, Naraguta campus.
Dachung Bagos, the member representing Jos South/Jos East Federal Constituency at the National Assembly has called on the Plateau state government to ensure the return of residents that have been chased out of their communities by ‘Fulani terrorists’. He made the call while reacting to the interception and arrest of Abubakar Likita, a suspected criminal, […]
Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State has relaxed the 24-hour curfew earlier imposed on Jos North Local Government on Sunday to its earlier status. Under the new arrangement, the curfew will be observed from 6 pm to 6 am daily beginning from Thursday 19th August 2021. This will also apply to Bassa and Jos […]
As part of its mandate to spur individuals towards social growth and development, a Non-profit organization SpeakLife Initiative lunches a project Tagged, Climate Actions: Responding to Covid-19 (CARC19). According to a post on its official Facebook page SpeakLife Initiative, hopes to use climate action to mitigate the adverse economic effects of COVID-19 by planting economic […]
Doug Kaze, a lecturer at the University of Jos’ Department of English has lamented the increased rate of plagiarism on Nigerian campuses stating that only 10% of all the students he supervised made efforts to provide original content. On Sunday, Dr Kaze took to his Facebook page to pour out his lamentations. ‘Guys, I’m always, […]