66 suspected COVID-19 cases in Plateau, NYSC donates sanitisers, others

Plateau State has revealed that it is battling with 66 suspected cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) with no positive case at the moment. Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Professor Danladi Atu, stated that as of Thursday, the state was still at zero level of COVID-19 as far as occurrence is concerned, but that the […]

What we can learn from the 1918 flu pandemic: New study takes historic approach

Study shows how 43 U.S. cities recovered economically after the 1918 flu pandemic. What they discovered might surprise you. What we can learn from the 1918 flu pandemic, new study takes historic approach The 1918 flu pandemic – sometimes known as the Spanish flu in American history – killed millions around the world and here […]

Attack, Four Killed in Night Attack on Plateau Village

Gunmen again struck on Tuesday night killing no fewer than four persons in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State, while six others were left with various degrees of injuries, even as several houses were burnt. The past two weeks have been horrendous ones for the Irigwe chiefdom in the Bassa axis of the state […]

Fed Govt transfers cash in Plateau, Kano, Adamawa, Kwara, C’River, others

The Federal Government cash stimulus for the vulnerable and the poorest of the poor in the society, under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) initiative began across several states of the federation on Monday. In Plateau State, 60,000 vulnerable citizens across 17 local governments of the state benefitted N20,000  from the government. The Special Adviser to […]

Lalong directs total lockdown for fumigation in Plateau April 6, 2020

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has directed total lockdown in the state with effect from 12 midnight of Thursday April 9 to 11p.m of Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Lalong made the announcement in Jos on Monday at the Government House during a news briefing. He said the lockdown was to enable government embark on fumigation […]

Plateau state players get Covid-19 stimulus

  To cushion the effect of the Coronavirus, the athlete representative of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) Udale Joseph Haruna led members of the Plateau State Handball Association to donate food items to players and officials of handball in the state. The event saw the excited players while observing social/physical distancing as instructed by […]