Tor Tiv seeks forgiveness for man who sat on royal chair during coronation
The Tor Tiv, Prof. James Ayatse, has appealed to the Chief Judge of Benue State, Justice Adam Onum, to activate the process of pardoning and releasing the man, Stephen Nyitse...
Catholics protest, caution government over killings
Catholics staged a nationwide protest, yesterday, calling on the Federal Government to end indiscriminate killings of innocent citizens.
Prof. Hagher eyes 2019 presidency, consults Tor Tiv
The chairman, Benue Council of Chiefs, Tor Tiv James Ayatse, has lamented that the Tiv people of the Middle Belt have not been given an opportunity to be elected as president of the country, despite playing a crucial role in the independence struggle.
Governor Ortom and his little Davids
Poor Samuel Ortom. Still there is no respite for this beleaguered governor of the embattled Benue State. Sitting perilously in the eye of the storm, or much worse, on the horns of a dilemma...
Tor Tiv tasks subjects on PVCs, National ID cards
The Tor Tiv, Prof. James Ayatse has called on local government authorities in Benue to work with traditional institutions in massive mobilisation of eligible voters to participate in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration exercise.
Killers of Gboko travellers are our enemies, says Tor Tiv
The paramount ruler of Tiv nation, Professor James Ayatse, has condemned the killing of seven travellers in Gboko town by a suspected mob, saying the perpetrators were enemies of his people. He stated that they had no mandate of the seventh largest ethnic nationality in Nigeria.
Benue: Tor Tiv seeks South Africa’s support to boost agriculture
Tiv paramount ruler, Professor James Ayatse, yesterday, said engaging youths in modern agricultural practices is important for greater output.
Tor Tiv invokes ancestral wrath against diversion of relief materials
The monarch, who is the chairman of Benue Council of Chiefs, gave the warning when he led traditional rulers to present relief materials to a camp at the New Makurdi International Market.
Tiv leaders wade into Tsav, Ortom rift
The Tiv leaders, led by the Tor Tiv, His Royal Majesty, Prof. James Ayatse, yesterday waded into the rift between Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, a retired police commissioner and Governor Samuel Ortom. They urged the two parties to embrace peace.
'Cattle ranching only solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes'
James Ayatse, the Tor Tiv and Chairman, Benue Council of Chiefs, has said that cattle ranching was the only solution to the incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers.