Fears as unknown gunmen kill businessman in Benue
Fear gripped Katsina-Ala town in Benue State, yesterday, when unknown gunmen stormed the residence of a business tycoon and Katsina-Ala township Leader, chief Godwin Gbajur, and assassinated him at 6.48 am.
Seek foreign help on carnage, Soyinka tells FG
Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has enjoined the Federal Government to seek international assistance in addressing the killings nationwide.
Northern Christians task Gowon, others on end to carnage
The Congress of Northern Nigeria Christians has called on former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, and other leaders of the faith to organise special prayers to end the ongoing mayhem nationwide.
Fulani group tasks FG on support for Benue farmers
The Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria (GAFDAN) says it welcomes the announcement by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo that the Federal Government had approved N10 billion for the rebuilding...
Think, Benue leaders, think
When civil servants from the newly-created Benue State were leaving Jos for home on the demise of Benue-Plateau State on February 3, 1976, my friend, Peter, a Russian-trained civil engineer...
Police, group deny attack on Hausa community in Benue
The Benue Police Command the Tiv Youths Organisation (TYO) have refuted claims that the Hausa community in Makurdi was attacked and its members killed.
Again, troops arrest, parade armed herder in Benue State
The troops of 72 Special Forces Battalion, Nigeria Army, Makurdi have again arrested and paraded an herdsman, Idi Gemu, in possession of an AK 47 rifle in Benue State.
Army parades three armed herders in Benue
The 72 Special Forces Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Makurdi at the weekend paraded three armed herdsmen it arrested after a gun battle at Tormatar community in Guma Local Council of Benue State.