Benue uncovers 3,460 ghost workers in councils
Benue State government has uncovered 3,460 ghost workers on the payroll of the 23 councils in the state.
Traders, youths attack el-Rufai at demolished Kaduna market
Angry traders and youths yesterday stoned Governor Nasir el-Rufai at the demolished Kasuwa Berchi market in Tudun-Wada, during an inspection tour of the site after the demolition by the governor.
Benue will remain a PDP state after 2023, says Samuel Ortom
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday said that the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) would continue to hold sway in the state after the 2023 governorship poll.
Ortom charges Agro-Rangers on rules of engagement
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom yesterday launched the Operation Agro-Rangers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in the state, with a charge on them to live by the rules of engagement.
Benue set to lift employment embargo
Benue State will soon lift the embargo it placed on employment into the civil service.
Supreme Court affirms Ortom’s election as Benue governor
The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Samuel Ortom as the governor of Benue State. In a unanimous judgement, a 7-man panel led by Justice Bode Rhodes Vivour ruled that the appeal by Emmanuel Jime and the All Progressives Congress (APC) lacked merit. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in March 2019 declared Ortom,…
Minimum wage: Benue says still in talks with labour
The Benue State Government has clarified its earlier pronouncement that it approved the implementation of N30, 000 minimum wage to its workers.
Youths caution Suswam, Moro against politicising Tor Tiv, Akume face-off
The Tiv Youth Advancement Vanguard (TYAV) yesterday asked members of the Benue State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the National Assembly to stop politicising ...