Of presidential absence, ministerial insolence and sundry insensitivity
It is still unacceptable that what people feared most about the presidency and its attitude to the herdsmen’s killings in Benue State was actually what happened...
Two policemen missing, seven killed in Benue, Kaduna, Plateau attacks
Violence continued in Benue State at the weekend as suspected Fulani herdsmen ambushed a police patrol team at Tse-Akpam Azege in Logo Local Government Area.
Fayose visits Benue, reiterates call for restructuring
Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday visited Benue to commiserate with the government and the people over the gruesome murder of 73 on New Year Day by suspected herdsmen in Guma and Logo council areas of the state.
Benue government loses confidence in FG over killer herdsmen
The Benue State government yesterday declared it had lost confidence in the ability of the country’s security agencies to bring to justice herdsmen accused of killings in the state.
Ortom urges Benue citizens to bury political, religious differences to tackle insecurity
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has urged all indigenes of the state to shun political, religious and other affiliations to team up with the state government to tackle the insecurity going on in the state.
Governor Bello and politics of cattle colony in Kogi State
Because of misgivings about the proposal to establish cattle colonies as solution to incessant violent clashes between Fulani herdsmen and farming communities across Nigeria...
Resign now, Benue APC tells Defence Minister
The Benue State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has demanded the resignation of Col. Mansur Dan Ali (rtd) as Nigeria’s Defence Minister.
Open letter to the extremists
Sir: I have kept an eye on your speeches every time there is a heart rending crisis with a religious flavor in Nigeria. Far removed is the herdsmen attack on helpless people in Benue State.