Ortom bars Miyetti Allah’s guards in Benue
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom insists that even as he does not have any problem with Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore floating a security outfit in other states, such will not operate in his state.
Family of six, three doctors, 41 others test positive for COVID-19 in Benue
A family of six, three medical doctors and 41 others have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Benue State.
EFCC arraigns Benue deputy speaker, clerk over alleged fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Thursday said it has arraigned the deputy speaker and clerk of the Benue State House of Assembly for alleged N5 million fraud. The deputy speaker Christopher Adaji and the clerk Torese Agena were arraigned before Justice S. O. Itodo of the Benue State High Court, Makurdi. "The duo are…
‘FG must make deliberate effort to disarm herdsmen’
We are on ground and every day, we are briefed. As they came in, we were told and we have been taking action.
Osinbajo opens Zaki-Biam yam market
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the multi-million naira international yam market in Zaki-Biam, Ukum Council, Benue State, promising that the Federal government will provide roads and street lights in the market.
Suspected herdsmen kill two women in Benue, injure five others
In what seems to be a weekly occurrence, suspected herdsmen have again attacked Yelewata community in Guma Council of Benue State and killed two women, while injuring five others.
Ortom commends Benue workers over fight against COVID-19
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to observe the Wor Day, Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom appreciated workers of the state for their commitment, understanding and cooperation particularly in the fight against COVID-19.
FG, states sue for reconciliation to end Tiv/Jukun crisis
Efforts to end the protracted conflict between the Tiv and the Jukun took another dimension last week when governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State hosted a mediation meeting with deputy governors of Taraba and Benue States in Lafia. The peace meeting brought together major stakeholders from the two warring tribes to a round table to…
Benue records first COVID-19 case, takes proactive steps to curtail spread
The Benue Government on Saturday announced the state’s first case of COVID-19 in Makurdi, the state capital.