Tuesday, 27th September 2022
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28 Aug
Floods have destroyed many properties and rendered scores of residents homeless in Makurdi, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Godwin Emefiele
22 Apr
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said “the minor fire outbreak” at its branch at Makurdi, Benue State, yesterday, was successfully put out.
17 Apr
This has made several people not appreciate the efforts of teachers in shaping the lives of the students whom they teach and in turn the society in which they live
4 Mar
The residents of Makurdi metropolis have expressed concern about what they call a hike in the price of water by water vendors popularly known as “Mairuwa”.
25 Sep 2021
Suspected second in command and successor of Benue militia warlord, Terwase Akwaza alias Gana, Kefas Aondofa otherwise called Azonto, has been arrested by joint security operatives
5 Jul 2021
The Court of Appeal, Makurdi Division, Benue, has commenced alternate sitting in Lafia, Nasarawa State to dispense appeal cases from the state at minimal cost.
26 Apr 2021
Gunmen have abducted an unconfirmed number of students from the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi on Monday. The university confirmed the abduction of the students. “The University has reported the incident to the police and all relevant security agencies,” the university’s spokesperson Rosemary Waku said in a statement. “The University has not heard anything from…
29 Mar 2021
A Special task force set up by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has arrived in Makurdi, Benue State, in continuation of an ongoing investigation into the attempted murder...
2 Feb 2021
A Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Tuesday ordered that a teacher, Mernyi Christopher, who allegedly murdered three policemen, be remanded in a correctional centre, pending legal advice.
17 Dec 2020
Gunmen have again attacked Agbougul Community in Makurdi Council of Benue State, killing a lawyer, Moses Udam; his wife, and a blind septuagenarian, Nyikor Mazugu, in their homes.
11 Dec 2020
Air Peace airlines have commenced commercial flight operations in Makurdi, Benue State, connecting the city with Lagos and Abuja.
1 Aug 2020
Over 100 lecturers employed by the management of the Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi, in November 2019 are being owed nine months salaries, as they have not been paid


Mr Shehu Mohammed, the Zonal Commanding Officer (ZCO) Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in charge of FCT and Niger, has said 80 per cent of Road Traffic Crashes (RTCs) across the thirty-six states including the FCT are caused by human error.
21 mins ago
The Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro, has expressed confidence that the Nigerian national team will emerge victorious against the Desert Foxes of Algeria when both teams clash on Tuesday in an international friendly. The Super Eagles and the Desert Foxes will rekindle their age-old rivalry on Tuesday when they clash at the Miloud Hadefi…
32 mins ago
Every one of us has attempted to lose weight at some point in our lives, and we are all aware that it is not as simple as social media would have us believe. To ensure that our bodies receive the nutrition they require, one must be mindful of the meals that they consume. Fruits are…
39 mins ago
The Director-General, Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Campaign Council and Governor, Plateau State, Mr Simon Lalong have offered an insight as to why there is a shift in the start of the All progressive congress (APC) campaigns.
1 hour ago
The leader and four members of the far-right Oath Keepers militia who joined the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol go on trial Tuesday for the rare charge of sedition.