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Groups Drum Support For Akume, Yari As APC National Chairman

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A group, Northern APC National Front, has enjoined All Progressives Congress (APC) members nationwide to support the minister of special duties and inter-governmental affairs, Senator George...

Mon Jan 24th, 2022     Read More →

102 Died From 510 Lassa Fever Cases In 2021 – Federal Govt

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Federal Ministry of Environment has strengthened activities on environmental health and sanitation response to Lassa fever outbreak in the country after 11 deaths in 2022. The ministry revealed...

Mon Jan 24th, 2022     Read More →

Tiv In UK Install Tor Tiv As Grand Patron

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Mdzough U Tiv in the United Kingdom (MUTUK) has installed the Tor Tiv, His Royal Majesty Ochivirigh, Prof James Ayatse as the grand patron of the association. The president of MUTUK, Dr Kohol...

Mon Jan 24th, 2022     Read More →

Ortom Flags Off Benue Aerial Survey

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Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has flagged-off the digital photography and aerial survey to commence the capturing of the entire land mass in the state and eliminate the issue of duplication of...

Sun Jan 23rd, 2022     Read More →

2023: I have no presidential ambition — Ali Modu Sheriff

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Two-term Borno State Governor and Chairman Board of Trustees of the defunct All Nigerian People’s Party, (ANPP) Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has denied nursing presidential ambition. He made...

Sat Jan 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Ortom Suspends 4 Monarchs For Gross Misconduct, Pardons 34 Death Row Inmates

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Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has approved the immediate suspension of four traditional rulers of Sankera intermediate area of the state for alleged gross misconduct. The suspended chiefs...

Sat Jan 22nd, 2022     Read More →

IGP Orders Posting Of New Police Commissioners

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The inspector-general of police, Usman Baba, has ordered the posting of Alabi Abiodun Sylvester to Lagos State command as the new commissioner of police in charge of the state. The IGP also...

Sat Jan 22nd, 2022     Read More →

2023: PDP is watching us, Modu Sheriff cautions APC stakeholders

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Ahead of the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention, former Borno State governor and national chairmanship aspirant, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has cautioned stakeholders in the ruling...

Fri Jan 21st, 2022     Read More →

Collapsed Mast Kills 2 Telecom Workers In Benue

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Benue State Police Command has confirmed the death of two workers of the defunct Nigeria Telecommunication (NITEL) in Kastina-Ala local government area of Benue State while trying to dismantle a...

Fri Jan 21st, 2022     Read More →

Any Presidential Aspirant Hinging Campaign On APC Legacies Has Failed – Ortom

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Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has said that any 2023 Presidential aspirant campaigning to continue with the legacies of the present APC administration has failed ab initio. Ortom who made this...

Fri Jan 21st, 2022     Read More →

Two killed, five injured as old NITEL mast collapses in Benue

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No fewer than two people died when a mast collapsed when some people were working on it. The incident also left people injured. The incident, according to reports occurred at a junction in...

Thu Jan 20th, 2022     Read More →

Cluster Settlement Will Check Herdsmen Invasion In Benue – Orbunde

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Immediate past chief of staff to Governor Samuel Ortom and a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Pastor Terwase Orbunde, has promised to introduce cluster...

Thu Jan 20th, 2022     Read More →

EFCC Arrests 8 For Internet Fraud In Benue

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Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested eight suspects for alleged involvement in computer-related fraud in Markudi, Benue State. The suspects are: Okoha...

Wed Jan 19th, 2022     Read More →

Controversy Trails Murder Of Benue Revenue Staff

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Authorities of the Benue State Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) have appealed to security agencies to unravel the circumstances under which a staff member, Sixtus Terfa Akure, of the agency was...

Wed Jan 19th, 2022     Read More →

1.5m Benue Farmers In IDPs’ Camps – Tiv Group

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A group, Mdzough u Tiv Worldwide, has attributed the seeming shortage and high cost of food items in Nigerian markets to the activities of armed herdsmen and bandits particularly in the Middle...

Wed Jan 19th, 2022     Read More →