Pastor kidnaps self twice, collects ransom in Plateau

By Adejayan Gbenga Gsong The Plateau State Police Command has arrested a pastor who allegedly kidnapped himself several times and collected ransom from members of his congregation. DSP Alfred Alabo, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the command, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Jos. Alabo said that the police arrested the […]

Floods: Spike in snakebite cases, village head’s wife killed in Plateau

   More cases of snakebites have been reported across the country as humans and the reptiles clash in dry lands while scurrying away from devastating floods. Correspondents of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who visited areas prone to snakebites and the treatment centres, found a sharp rise in the cases with more deaths recorded […]

2023: Prophet El-Buba leads Peter Obi’s mega rally in Jos

By Agabus Pwanagba Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a group appealed to Nigerians not to vote for corrupt politicians, urging them to vote for candidates like the Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi, who has the country’s interest at heart. The group decried the precarious situation the country has found itself in as a […]

Tinubu, Shettima placating Christians: North Central APC Forum rejects Lalong’s appointment, urges him to decline

By Agabus Pwanagba Leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under the aegis of the North Central APC Forum have called on Governor Simon Bako Lalong to immediately reject his appointment as the Director-General of the Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Campaign Organization. They described it as an insult to the region. The Forum said it […]

Picture: Dutch Nigerian Wiebe Boer denies interest in Plateau governorship race

Dutch Nigerian Wiebe Boer denies interest in Plateau governorship race Wiebe Boer or Yohanna Maigona A Dutch-Nigerian, Wiebe Boer, has refuted report that he is running for the governorship of Plateau State, North Central Nigeria. Boer said he had never contemplated running for the governorship of Plateau next year. Posters of Boer had flooded the […]

Photos: Body of young woman found dumped on road in Jos

Body of young woman found dumped on road in Jos By Ashimedua Adebiyi The dead body of a young lady known as Francisca Choji has been discovered in Jos, the Plateau State capital. Francisca Choji who described herself as a “dancer, model, singer, and actress” in her Facebook bio, is believed to be in her […]

Man, Matthew Samuel, brutally kills wife, 23, in Jos, Plateau State, disappears with her phone

Man, Matthew Samuel, brutally kills wife, 23, in Jos, Plateau State, disappears with her phone Mercy Samuel killed by her husband in Jos Matthew Samuel husband of a 23-year-old woman has disappeared in Jos after brutally killing her and stealing her phone. His victim has been identified as Mercy Samuel. Both have two kids together. […]

FG Pardons Ex-Govs Dariye, Nyame Convicted for Stealing N2.7bn

FG Pardons Ex-Govs Dariye, Nyame Convicted For Stealing N2.7bn  The Council of State led by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved the pardon of 159 convicts including a former Governor of Plateau State, Senator Joshua Dariye; and ex-Governor Jolly Nyame of Taraba State, who were both imprisoned for stealing N1.16bn and N1.6bn […]

Angry youth attack Irigwe Palace over monarch’s meeting with herdsmen

A statement by the Military Information Officer of OPSH, Ishaku Takwa said that troops had been mobilised to the scene to ensure law and order in the vicinity.By Isa Abdulsalami Ahovi, Jos Angry youths at the weekend attacked the palace of Paramount Ruler of Irigwe Kingdom in Bassa Council, Plateau State, Mbara Ngwe. Troops of […]

Lalong: How Not to Play Politics with Insecurity

Notes for File It is always good to be united against a common enemy or condemn evil when one sees any. This is the story of Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State. A few years ago when marauding herdsmen turned Benue State to a killing field, rather condemn the action or sympathise with Governor Samuel […]



Browse Today’s Politics

Featuring Top 5/14 of Today's Politics

Our fear is that Akpabio cannot checkmate the ‘Yorubanisation’ of the financial system – Northern Senators

Browse Africa & World Politics

Featuring Top 3/2348 of Africa & World Politics

Browse National Politics

Featuring Top 5/1317 of National Politics

Pastor Enoch Adeboye: Ask God to kill me if…

Browse NNP Columnists

Featuring Top 10/1555 of NNP Columnists

Presidential Tribunal: Babatunde Fashola denies writing judgment, petitions Twitter to reveal fake news source



Group alleges plot to subvert justice at presidential election petition tribunal


December 2023

© 2023 New Nigerian Politics. All Rights Reserved. Log in

Welcome to New Nigerian Politics

This is the place to be!

To see the animated announcement, install flash player. You can get flash by clicking on the logo

Get Adobe Flash player

- Designed by Gabfire Themes