Troops arrest 8 bandits, kill 3 in Benue, Nasarawa, Zamfara
The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operations Whirl Stroke and Accord have arrested eight bandits and eliminated three in different operations in Benue, Nasarawa, and Zamfara
Benue files stay of action order on N1.4b debt judgment at Supreme Court
The Benue State government has approached the Supreme Court asking for a stay of execution of the judgment given by National Industrial Court (NIC).
The logic of more airports? Read my lips
The Federal Government is to build glittering new airports in Anambra, Ekiti, Nasarawa, Benue, and Ebonyi states. Good news, I think. They will be glittering state of the art airports
Enugu, Benue judicial panels begin sitting, receive 58 petitions
The Enugu State Panel investigating activities of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS), yesterday, said it has received 30 petitions bordering on abuses, saying it adopted staggered sittings
Benue community loses 17 persons to strange ailment
No fewer than 17 persons have reportedly died from the strange disease in Okpilo-Otukpa Community, Ogbadibo Council Area of Benue State. When The Guardian visited the community, some of the residents said the strange ailment began last week, killing 17 persons within days. The state’s Commissioner for Health and Human Services, who issued a statement…
FG assures of completion of projects in Benue State
The Federal Government has assured the Benue State indigent of completion of ongoing projects to boost socio-economic, and political development in the state. Sen. George Akume, Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs gave the assurance on Friday, when he received Benue South zone C All Progressive Congress (APC) party Stakeholders in his office in…
Ortom, Elumelu, UN envoy, Igbo congress, WIMBIZ fault killing
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu; Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) and World Igbo Congress have condemned the attack on unarmed protesters at Lekki in Lagos.
Troops neutralise 2 bandits in Benue, recover arms
The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, neutralised two bandits during an operations at River Yo-Yo and Tachar villages in Benue.
EFCC presents witnesses against Benue lawmakers in alleged N50.2m fraud
Court acquits psychiatrists accused of stealing, fixes Nov 15 for ruling on Mompha case Trial of the Deputy Speaker, Benue State House of Assembly (BSHA), Christopher Adaji, and Clerk of the House, Torese Agena, in alleged fraud of N50.2m continued yesterday before Justice S. O. Itodo of the state High Court in Makurdi. The Makurdi…
Truck crushes two dons, five others in Benue
Lifeless body found in Makurdi drain A truck has crushed seven persons to death around Gbatse community in Ushongo Council of Benue State. The Guardian gathered that the accident, which occurred around 5 p.m. at the weekend, killed two lecturers from the University of Mkar, Gboko, as well as two children and three others. According…