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Noun1.Bokkos - a Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria
West Chadic - a group of Chadic languages spoken in northern Nigeria; Hausa in the most important member
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Apart from this issue of ranching the government claimed the people have embraced RUGA are you aware that some places especialy in Bokkos and Bassa local government areas have been earmarked for RUGA?
Gada, Biyu, Akwa'a and Agwan Ajo villages were...thrown into a theatre of killings by the herdsmen...Recently, a traditional ruler, Lazarus Agai, the Saf Ron Kurele, in Bokkos town in Plateau State was killed while visiting his farm, by the same herdsmen.
This study was aimed at describing and comparing the factors that influence family size decisions among men and women in Bokkos, a rural Local Government Area in Plateau state, Nigeria.
These include the Jos riot of 1945, the Kano riot of 1953, the Tiv uprisings of 1959 and 1960-1964, violence in the Western Region in 1962, ethnic massacres within the Nigerian army which preceded the civil war in 1967, the civil war of 1967-1970, the Maitatsine Crisis of 1980, the Ife/Modakeke war of 1981, the Fagge crisis in Kano in 1982, the Tiv/Junkun conflict of 1990, the Reinhard Bonke crisis of 1991, the Zangon Kataf conflict of 1992, the Mangul Bokkos conflict of 1992-1995 and the recurrent ethnoreligious conflict in Jos beginning in 2001 (See Adora, 2010).
Yohana Izam, Vice-Chancellor, Plateau State University (PLASU), Bokkos, on Friday decried the epileptic power being supplied to the university by the Nigerian Electricity Supply Company (NESCO).
UNIDENTIFIED gunmen on Sunday night killed one Sheni Kimati, a 25-year-old 200 level student of the Department of Geography, Plateau State University, Bokkos.
'Plateau State University, Bokkos is to be allocated N4.8 billion; the Plateau State Polytechnic will get N818 million, College of Education.
Okoko cited two cases where an electoral officer conveyed election materials from the Central Bank in Jos to a local government without a security escort and a returning officer from Bokkos who absconded with election results.
A total of 570 votes were cancelled in Barkin Ladi LGA, 30,78 in Bassa, 4,157 in Jos North and 5,314 in Bokkos.
The Plateau State University Bokkos is properly funded and dead industries are being resuscitated.
The local government areas in the zone are Mangu, Bokkos, Pankshin, Kanke and Kanam, Nigerian Tribune learnt that the political gladiators are on the field, trying to justify their relevance in the politics of the zone.
The senatorial district is made up of five local governments comprising Mangu, Pankshin, Bokkos, Kanke and Kanam.