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10 Dec
The Federal Government has made it compulsory for five per cent employment opportunities to be allocated to persons with disabilities (PWDs) across the 36 states and Abuja through the operationalisation of the federal character principle.
9 Sep
Women and youths of Benue State marched to Government House, Makurdi, yesterday, in solidarity with Governor Samuel Ortom’s stance on constitutional issues affecting the state.
31 Aug
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has raised no objection to the call by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, that anti-graft agencies should probe his administration.
2 Aug
The Nigerian sports betting and gaming industry has grown astronomically in the last few years. This exceptional growth can be attributed to the large population, especially the number of youths, increased access to digital telephones....
14 Jul 2021
Benue State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described last Sunday’s remarks by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume...
6 Nov 2020
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…
4 Aug 2020
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has set up a committee to look into the controversy surrounding mining activities in Owukpa, Ogbadibo Council of the state.
9 Jun 2020
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders Forum in Benue has condoled with Gov. Samuel Ortom over the death of his younger sister, Doose.
15 Jan 2020
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 ...
13 Jan 2020
The Benue State Caucus in the National Assembly has condemned in strong terms the derogatory and regrettable utterances made by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs
11 Jan 2020
Hundreds of youths under the aegis of Tiv Youths Organisation (TYO) Worldwide yesterday protested against the insult on the Tor Tiv by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume.
30 Sep 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate in the February 23 senatorial election, Senator George Akume, have filed an appeal at the Court of Appeal...


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