Friday, 29th September 2023


24 Apr
Tiv Youth Council Worldwide has faulted the claim by Governor of Samuel Ortom of Benue State, that the recurring farmer-herders clashes were responsible for his inability to deliver democratic dividends in the state.
12 Apr
Benue State government has ordered all cattle herders engaged in open grazing to leave the state. The Livestock Guards has also been directed to allow all cattle rearers now engaged in open grazing in the state to leave within two weeks.
19 Jan
Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will retain power in the state in the forthcoming elections. Ortom spoke on Thursday at a political rally in Oju and Obi Local Government Areas of the state. He said that the party had done all that it needed to do to win the…
3 Dec 2022
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has denied alleged assault on the former Chairman of Ushongo Local Government Area of the state, Joseph Asawa, during the flag-off of the Benue North West Senatorial campaign rally in Gboko.
7 Oct 2022
The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has debunked claims by the governorship candidate of the Labour Party, Iorwase Hembe, that his administration has neglected the welfare of teachers.
7 Oct 2022
Wife of the Benue State governor, Dr. Eunice Ortom, has called for all hands to be on deck to stamp out harmful practices against widows in the society.
4 Oct 2022
Governor Samuel Ortom has told House of Representatives member, Mark Gbillah, that he had no capacity to threaten the chances of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State
2 Oct 2022
Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Saturday charged National Assembly members of the state’s extraction to revisit a contract awarded by deceased President Umaru Yar’Adua for the dredging of River Benue but was not executed.
8 Aug 2022
Southern and Middle Belt youths, under the aegis of Coalition of Southern and Middle Belt Youth Leaders’ Assembly (COSMBYLA), have commended Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, for inaugurating
5 Aug 2022
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said that his insistence and that of Benue people not to surrender their land is the reason for incessant attacks and killings in the state.
22 Jul 2022
Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has said his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, would remain in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
2 Jul 2022
The National Deputy Financial Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Adamu kamale, yesterday, said that the Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom’s comments on the former Vice president


11 mins ago
Our youths are restive. We cannot pretend to be ignorant about this. Still, our political leaders choose to pretend about it and the danger it portends for the country and its future. Youths are potent forces for change – both positive and negative. When their anger boils over, it turns into a tsunami. The youths…
12 mins ago
Since 1960, when Nigeria became politically independent from the British colonial government, there has never been this level of despondency occasioned by economic hardship, rising poverty, insecurity and other forces widening the national fault lines.
15 mins ago
There are indications that some top officials of various sports federations participating in the ongoing 7th National Youth Games (NYG) in Asaba, Delta State, are under pressure not to send disqualified overaged athletes away from their various camps.
16 mins ago
Telecommunications operators are considering jettisoning uniform tariffs, especially on voice services in the country. The implication of the move, if implemented, is that subscribers would be charged differently for telephony services depending on their locations.
23 mins ago
Nigeria has the best balance sheet of natural endowments to natural hazards and disasters in the world. Its citizens must, therefore, “stop acting like spoilt brats” by embracing enormous opportunities and shunning “primordial sectional agenda”.