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Ortom reads riot act to herders over open grazing

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Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has told cattle-owners in the state to are properly ranch their animals to avoid open-grazing or be ready to face sanctions as stipulated by law. The governor...

Fri Nov 1st, 2019     Read More →

Benue state: I have no plan to dump the PDP ― Sen Suswam

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Sen Gabriel Suswam (PDP) By Peter Duru, Makurdi Former governor of Benue State, Senator Gabriel Suswam has stated that he has no intention to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the All...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Police keep mum on alleged kidnap of 2 personnel

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As it confirms another kidnap case By Joseph Erunke The Nigerian Police has confirmed the report that two persons have again, been kidnapped in Abuja but kept mum on the identities of the victim...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

I have no plan to dump PDP for APC – Suswam

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Peter Duru – Makurdi A former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, said at the weekend has no intention to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Benue state: I have no intention to defect to APC ― Sen Suswam

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Sen Gabriel Suswam (PDP) By Peter Duru, Makurdi Former governor of Benue State, Senator Gabriel Suswam has stated that he has no intention to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the All...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Border closure: Rice dealers want loan, count gains

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Rice farm Some rice farmers have appealed to the Federal Government to provide them with affordable loan facilities to boost production to reduce the price of the commodity as they described the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Miyetti Allah did not claim responsibility for killings in Benue, want peace ― Onyema

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Allen Onyema By Lawani Mikairu Chairman of the Foundation for Ethnic Harmony in Nigeria, FEHN, and the Chairman/CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema who brokered the peace meeting between the Fulani...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis: Ortom commends Gov Ishaku’s peace initiatives in Taraba

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Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State ansd Darius Ishaku of Taraba State Benue governor Samuel Ortom on Sunday commended his Taraba counterpart Darius Ishaku over peace initiatives aimed at ending...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Jukun/Tiv crisis: Ortom commends his Taraba state counterpart for peace initiative

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By Peter Duru Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State ansd Darius Ishaku of Taraba State Makurdi- Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has commended his Taraba State counterpart, Mr. Darius Ishaku...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Sanitation: Over 2000 offenders facing prosecution in Nasarawa

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Gov Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa By David Odama, Lafia Over two thousand persons arrested at the weekend for violation of environmental Sanitation laws across the thirteen local government areas of...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Fulani Socio-cultural organization apologises to Benue over herdsmen attacks

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By Peter Duru The Fulani Socio-cultural organization, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, MAKH, has apologized to the government and people of Benue state over herdsmen attacks and killings in the state...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

2023 ZONING: Even men of God are afraid of saying the truth – Pastor Emenuga

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General Overseer, Destiny Revival Church, Lagos, Pastor Chima Emenuga, speaks on issues of national interest. Excerpts: How do you see the state of the nation? The truth is that we know the truth...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Tiv/Jukun crisis: Gov Ishaku’s olive branch to the rescue

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By Fanen Ihyongo Darius Dickson Ishaku At last, the Jukun and Tiv ethnic groupsof southern Taraba have agreed to a ceasefire. Fresh moves by keystakeholders to resolve the crisis seem to bear...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Peace meeting: Miyetti Allah apologize to Benue over herdsmen attacks

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From left, Senator Gabriel Suswam, Justice Mary Abounu wife of Benue state Deputy Gov., Alhaji Alhassan Saleh, CEO of Air Peace, Chief Onyema, Gov. Ortom, Mrs. Ortom, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu and Senator...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →