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Catholic Church Suspends Priest For Delving Into Partisan Politics

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Catholic Diocese of Gboko has suspended its priest Rev. Fr Hyacinth Iormem Alia for delving into partisan politics. The suspension was contained in a letter signed by the Bishop, Catholic Diocese...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Catholic Church suspends Priest for joining politics

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The Catholic Church of Gboko Diocese has suspended its priest, Rev. Fr Hyacinth Alia from celebrating public eucharistic mass. Rev. Fr Alia has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) and...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

2023 presidency: Reject Northern aspirants, Southern, Middle-Belt leaders tell APC, PDP delegates

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The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) has condemned the schemes by the two major political parties in the country, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

South, Middle Belt leaders to APC, PDP delegates: Vote only Southern presidential aspirants at conventions

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The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) has condemned the schemes by the two major political parties in the country, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

Suspected herders kill five in renewed attack in Benue

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Suspected herders on Friday invaded Tse Alashi community in Guma local government area of Benue State and killed five people. Some natives who spoke to our correspondent on the phone said that...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

Benue police prosecute 20 suspected cultists

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Benue State Police Command, on Thursday, said it has charged 20 suspected cultists to court. In a statement issued and made available to newsmen in Makurdi, the Command Public Relations Officer,...

Thu May 19th, 2022     Read More →

2023: PDP Can’t Match Me At The Polls, Tinubu Boasts

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A presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that if he emerges as the party’s candidate in the forthcoming primaries there will be no...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

NiMet Predicts 3-day Cloudy, Thundery Weather

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudiness and thunderstorms across the country for three days. NiMet, in its weather outlook, predicted cloudy conditions, which started...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

JUST IN: Jonathan, Ortom meet behind closed doors

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and former President, Goodluck Jonathan have met behind closed doors at the former President’s residence, Abuja, on Tuesday. They were said to have...

Tue May 17th, 2022     Read More →

Terrorism: MBF Flays UN Chief Over Exclusion Of Middle Belt From Visit

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Middle Belt Forum (MBF) has berated the United Nations (UN) leadership for not visiting communities in the zone which were destroyed by terrorists. The group said its attention had been drawn to...

Tue May 17th, 2022     Read More →

Avoid Imposing Governorship Candidate, APC Members Tell Lalong

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A group, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Patriots in Plateau State has urged Governor Simon Lalong and the leadership of the party to avoid imposing a governorship candidate on the people of...

Sun May 15th, 2022     Read More →

Suspected herders kill man in Enugu for attempting to save sister from rape

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Suspected herdsmen have reportedly killed a young man in Okpulugwu Agu-Amede community in Eha-Amufu, Isi-Uzo Local Government Area of Enugu State in a renewed attack. The incident had thrown the...

Sat May 14th, 2022     Read More →

Court Stops Joseph Sarwuan Tarka Varsity Alumni Election

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A High Court in Benue State has restrained the Sarwuan Tarka Varsity Alumni Association (JOSTUMAA) from conducting elections to pick members of its national executive committee. The court gave an...

Sat May 14th, 2022     Read More →

32 States Risk Flood Disaster, Minister Warns

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The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has warned that 32 states and 233 local government areas, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) are at a high risk of flooding this...

Sat May 14th, 2022     Read More →

2023: Horse Trading As Contenders Fight For Benue APC Guber Ticket

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Eight days to the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries, aspirants have intensified their consultations to emerge as party flag bearer during the primaries slated to hold on May 20, 2022. The...

Fri May 13th, 2022     Read More →