Shell Energy Entrepreneurs banner Yudala banner
Taraba Governor dead —Presidency; No, he’s alive —State Government

By News Express on 25/10/2012

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 4,483


While the Nigerian Government confirmed the death of Taraba State governor, Danbaba Suntai, the State Government insists that he is alive though in this evening’s plane crash at Yola Airport in neighbouring Adamawa State.

The governor is still alive but injured,” said his Chief Press Secretary, Hassan Mijinyawa,

in a statement. He disclosed that officials of the State Government were desperately making efforts to reach the crash site and the Adamawa General Hospital where Governor Suntai and others in the crashed plane belonging to the Taraba State Government are said to be receiving treatment.

News Express reports that a senior aide of President Goodluck Jonathan had initially confirmed Suntai’s death. Reno Omokri, Special Assistant to the President on New Media, had tweeted: “May the soul of the late departed Governor, Danbaba Suntai, of Taraba State rest in peace and may God grant the state peace this trying time.”

Omokri however deleted the tweet a few minutes ago apparently on the basis of fresh information from Taraba.

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has promised to clear up things soon.

*Photo: Governor Suntai.

Source News Express

Posted 26/10/2012 02:48:55 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
Senate to publish names of companies involved in...

Breaking News: National Conference loses another delegate

Is APC doing to PDP what PDP did...

Lagos businessman in EFCC net over N3.8bn bank...

100 women die daily in Northern Nigeria during...

Buhari hails Super Eagles for thrashing Indomitable Lions...

20 reported dead as community battles Fulani herdsmen...

Enugu impeachment saga: Why Gov. Chime is persecuting...

Police gets 2 new AIGs, 37 new commissioners...

NEMA, aid agencies condole victims of Air Force...

AMERICA roars, says BOKO HARAM MUST BE MADE...

Robbers kill Ebonyi Varsity student

 

Latest News Robbery scandal: Music star Burna Boy surrenders to police 4 killed, 160 wounded in Jerusalem protests NAF helicopters, fighter jets unleash fire on Boko Haram settlements Sultan to train 200 orphans caused by insurgency Muslim, Xtian leaders meet in Lagos Activists spoil for war with IGP over continued sealing of Peace Corps headquarters in defiance with court order Delta LG polls: Okowa predicts landslide victory for PDP Lagos CP orders arrest of female lawyer over alleged abuse of house help Supreme Court dismisses appeal to stop investigation into N1.8bn subsidy fraud PDP convention: Reconciliation in South-West successful, says Dickson All set for multiple celebration of Obuah in Port Harcourt Expect hazy, sunny, cloudy weather on today – NiMet

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (301,666 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (286,469 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (231,045 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (193,836 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (183,711 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (170,825 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (147,531 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (132,737 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (130,934 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (119,382 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (115,756 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (112,535 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (33) Business (2,823) Business Verdict (30) Columnists (779) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (195) Entertainment (421) Features (523) Global Business Monitor (196) International (1,693) Interviews (138) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (92) News (31,059) Opinion (845) Pidgin (9) Politics (4,224) Religion (654) Sports (1,381) Stock Watch (25) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN Banner advert

CBN Words on marble

 

 

MOBO Awards

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!