Pandemonium as security agents, others storm Benue bank to enforce judgment
Officials of the Industrial Court sitting in Makurdi, Benue State as well as security operatives for several hours yesterday disrupted the activities of First Bank Plc located on New Otukpo Road in a bid to enforce a judgment. The development left several customers stranded. They were shut out from 8:30 a.m. to12 noon, a development…
NYSC member quarantined for Monkey pox in Benue
A National Youth Service Corps member serving in Benue State (names withheld), suspected to be infected with Monkey pox, has been quarantined at Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH), Makurdi. The state’s Commissioner for Health and Human Services, Dr. (Mrs.) Cecilia Ojabo, who disclosed this to The Guardian yesterday in Makurdi, the Benue State capital,…
Benue borrowed only N53.5b in one year, says Ortom
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said contrary to reports that his administration has borrowed over N100 billion in the past one year, the state has only a loan profile of N53.5 billion.
Our amnesty program has succeeded - Ortom
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue on Saturday said the amnesty programme of his administration had succeeded in reducing crime in the state.
Ortom ends PDP's 16-year rule in Benue
Former Minister of State for Trade and Industries, Dr Samuel Ortom of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has won the Benue governorship election held on Saturday. Announcing the results on Monday in Makurdi, the Returning Officer for the state, Prof. istifinus Dafwang, said Ortom polled 422,932 votes to beat seven other contestants. The News Agency…
Election: Police deny arresting innocent citizens in Benue
Makurdi, March 24, 2015 ( NAN ) The Benue Police Command on Tuesday denied arresting innocent citizens ahead of the March 28 and April 11 elections.
APC candidate donates relief materials to displaced persons in Benue
Agatu (Benue), March 21, 2015 (NAN) The APC senatorial candidate for Benue South District, Daniel Onjeh, has donated relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Agatu Local Government Area of the state.