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Children’s Day: SCI Seeks Speedy Implementation Of Child Rights Act

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In commemoration of the 2022 Children’s Day, Save the Children International (SCI), has called on government, development partners and all Nigerians to ensure the speedy implementation of...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Why We Arrested Broadcaster Oriyomi Hamzat – Police

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The union said that Kaduna State Government for example still pays staff of its College of Education, Gidan Waya a mutilated version of the obsolete CONTISS Salary Structure. According to the...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Why Governor Wike Deserves PDP Presidential Ticket

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“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way” — John C Maxwell. Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike needs no introduction to Nigerians. Maverick, fearless,...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Troops Kill 3 Suspected Kidnappers, Rescue Victim In Benue

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Three suspected kidnappers terrorising the people of Sankera especially Ukum local government area of Benue State have been killed by troops of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS). The special adviser...

Thu May 26th, 2022     Read More →

Governorship primary: Benue Speaker defeats dep gov, others to pick PDP ticket

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The Speaker of Benue State Assembly, Titus Uba on Wednesday emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate for the 2023 general election. Uba defeated five others including...

Wed May 25th, 2022     Read More →

‘Bala Mohammed Poised To Upstage Atiku, Anyim, Saraki, Others’

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Barring unforeseen circumstances, presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bauchi State governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed is poised to upstage other notable...

Wed May 25th, 2022     Read More →

PDP Primaries: Benue Commissioner, Olofu, Hails Peaceful Conduct

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Benue State Commissioner of Finance, Hon. David Olofu, has lauded the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State for conducting a peaceful primaries for House of Assembly and...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

Nigeria Can Only Be United With Justice, Fairness, Equity – Obasanjo

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday said Nigeria may not be able to achieve the desired unity among all ethnic groups if her leaders do not give priority attention to justice, fairness,...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

11,900 Refugees, 1.5m IDPs Have Crippled Benue, Ortom Laments  

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Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has disclosed that the hosting of over 11,900 Cameroonian refugees and over 1.5million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) has grossly affected the...

Mon May 23rd, 2022     Read More →

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 →