Archive for December, 2011

  • BOMB BLASTS IN JOS
    December 12, 2011, No comments

    By V. AL-PEA BOMB EXPLOSIONS KILLS FIVE AND INJURED MANY Saturday night, December 10th 2011, several explosions once again riddled Jos and threw the city into confusion as residents worried about what might ensue. The first explosion was he ...

  • NIGERIA CRIMINALIZES HOMOSEXUALITY
    December 7, 2011, No comments

    By V. AL-PEA A bill prohibiting same sex marriage and related matters has passed, despite pressures from Western nations, namely the United States. It has been referred to the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Human Rights for further legis ...

  • JANG’S REVENUE TASK FORCE
    December 7, 2011, No comments

    By V. AL-PEA The executive governor of Plateau State, Da Jonah David Jang has inaugurated a 12-man special tax collection committee to boost internally generated revenue of the state. During the inauguration on Friday 2nd December 2011 at t ...

  • More on the Barkin Ladi Violence
    December 7, 2011, No comments

    By V. AL-PEA In a follow up to our article, “The Violence in Barkin Ladi”, TMV revisited the town over one week after the violence subsided. While many buildings remain destroyed, day-to-day activity appears normal with people buying an ...