Killers of 7 had no Tiv mandate, says Tor Tiv
The paramount ruler of the Tiv nation, His Royal Majesty (HRM) Professor James Ayatse, has described as barbaric and uncalled for the killing of seven travellers in Gboko town by a suspected mob, saying the action did not have the people’s mandate. The Tor Tiv, who was attending the meeting of the National Council of…
Benue killings: It’s ethnic cleansing and genocide against Tiv nation, says Tor Tiv
Thank you very much for the visit at this time when my domain has been invaded by strange armed herdsmen, killing innocent people, destroying farmlands of our people and burning down their houses.
'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.
Saraki hints at legislative solution to farmers/ herdsmen clashes
From the National Assembly comes a promise of legislative antidote to the deadly and perennial attacks by herdsmen on farming communities in the country.
New Tor Tiv says Tiv people marginalised
The paramount ruler stated this in his inaugural speech in Gboko, at a grand ceremony at the Joseph Sarwuan Tarka Stadium. His full title will be His Royal Majesty, Begha U Tiv, Orchivirigh, Prof Ortese Iorzua James Ayatse.
Tor Tiv partners college to revive dying language
The Paramount ruler-elect of the Tiv nation, Tor Tiv the 5th, His Majesty, Prof. James Ayatse, has pledged to partner College of Education, Katsina Ala, to revive Tiv language and other cultural values...