Is Danbaba Suntai alive?

June 28, 2017Danbaba Suntai / Date of death

Who is the first governor of Taraba State?

Past and Present Chief Executives of Taraba State

S/N Name From
1. Navy Captain A.A Afolahan 27th August 1991
2. Rev. Jolly T. Nyame 2nd January 1992
3. Col. Y.M Dickson December 1993
4. CP A.E Oyakhire August 1996

Who created Taraba State?

Taraba State was created out of the former Gongola State on 27 August 1991 by the military government of General Ibrahim Babangida.

What is the meaning of Jalingo?

superior place
Jalingo is the capital city of Taraba State in north eastern Nigeria, named in fulfulde The word jalingo meaning superior place and has been estimated with population of 118,000. and the city is mainly dominated by Fulanis and others small ethnic groups.

Who is the rich man in Taraba State?

Theophilus Danjuma – Net Worth $5 Billion Born on the 9th of May 1938 in Takum local government area of Taraba state, Theophilus Danjuma is the richest man in Taraba state.

Which tribe is majority in Taraba?

The Mumuyes are a people of Nigeria. They speak the Mumuye language. They constitute the largest tribal group in Taraba State of Nigeria and form the predominant tribes found in Zing, Yorro, Jalingo, Ardo-Kola, Lau, Gassol, Bali and Gashaka, all of which are local government areas of the state.

Who is the king of Jalingo?


Description English: The Emir of Muri and his prime Minister. i.e Waziri
Date 28 April 2002
Source Snapshot of the Emir in Jalingo Taraba state on Sallah day
Author Ibrahim Tafida

Who is the top 10 richest person in 2021?

Top 10 richest people in the world

  • Bernard Arnault & Family – $177.3 billion.
  • Bill Gates – $135.6 billion.
  • Warren Buffet – $124.8 billion.
  • Larry Page – $121.0 billion.
  • Larry Ellison – $118.2 billion.
  • Sergey Brin – $116.1 billion.
  • Gautam Adani and family – $101.7 billion.
  • Mukesh Ambani – $100.4 billion.

What is the history of Jalingo?

The origins of Jalingo city can be traced back to the period of the Islamic Jihad when it was made a war camp by the Jihadists. The word ‘Jalingo’ in the Fulfulde language means the ‘Conquered Town’. Emir of Muri, Alhaji Abubakar Muhammadu Nya made the settlement his Emirate headquarters.