Nigeria: X Marks the Spot as Taraba, Benue Begin Boundary Marking
Governors Darius Ishaku and Samuel Ortom of Benue and Taraba States, have finally agreed to peacefully demarcate the contentious boundary lines between the two states.
Guardian, 8 September 2017
Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom and his Taraba State counterpart, Darius Ishaku, yesterday charged border communities in both states to ensure that they live peacefully with… Read more »
Darius Ishaku, Governor of Taraba State, left, Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State, right.
Nigeria: Taraba, Nigeria's Forgotten State
This is Africa, 6 September 2017
In Taraba, one of Nigeria's north-eastern states, a series of ongoing violent clashes has met with little to no response from government. And so, at the edge of the country's… Read more »
This Day, 7 September 2017
Governors Samuel Ortom and Darius Ishaku of Benue and Taraba States have finally agreed to peacefully demarcate the contentious boundary lines between the two states. Read more »