Jang speaks on ‘asking governor Mutfwang to resign’

November 23, 2023 Adejayan Gbenga Gsong 0

Former Governor of Plateau state, Jonah Jang, has dismissed report in circulation suggesting that he asked the state governor, Caleb Mutfwang, to resign and hand over to the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Nentawe Goshwe. A report had suggested that, raising tempers about the already tense situation in the state. But the former governor faulted the fabricated Read More

Breaking: Appeal Court sacks Mutfwang as Plateau governor, returns APC’s Yilwatda

November 19, 2023 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

The Court of Appeal Abuja jurisdiction has nullified the election of Plateau state Governor Caleb Mutfwang, of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), for not being validly sponsored. The Court in a consensus lead judgement, by Justice Williams-Dawodu, returned the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Nentawe Yilwatda, as the valid winner of the election. It ordered the Independent Read More

Happening now: Anxiety as Appeal Court delivers judgement in Plateau governorship election

November 19, 2023 Adejayan Gbenga Gsong 0

With the Court of Appeal expected to deliver judgement on Plateau state gubernatorial election dispute on Sunday day, residents and political gladiators are gearing up for what the outcome will be. While the tribunal had upheld the elections of Plateau state Governor Caleb Mutfwang of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the sacking of all lawmakers elected on his party’s platform Read More

You can’t sack us, Plateau LG bosses dare Gov. Mutfwang

June 9, 2023 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

The Jos North local government council chairman, Shehu Bala Usman, and his 20 elected councillors have said they remained the legitimate representatives of their people until the end of their three-year tenure. “Due process must be followed; we remain council chairmen. The mandate of our people still subsists. We are not aware of any probe against the councils’ chairmen or Read More