Benue State

The internal crisis within the People’s Democratic Party which has degenerated into verbal assault has continued to generate reactions across different fora. A pro-democracy group known as the new Benue proactive coalition has condemned in particular what it termed an irrational attack on the National chairman of the People’s Democratic Party Iyorchia Ayu by the […]

A pressure group under the umbrella of Benue Youth Forum(BYF) has described the move by Fulani socio-cultural group, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore to drag the Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom to the International Criminal Court of Justice(ICCJ) at the Hague as an exercise in futility. The group however called on security agencies in the state […]

The chief executive and registrar of the National Examinations Council NECO Ibrahim Washishi wants all examinations conducted by the board to be made compulsory. Washishi who made the call at the Government House in Makurdi, Benue State capital explained that if public schools key in on a larger scale it will open up Windows of […]

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Abuja has ordered the Federal Government to immediately review the salaries and allowances of judicial officers in the country. The Court holds that the current salaries and allowances of judicial officers in the country are not only abysmally low but embarrassing to the nation. Justice Obaseki-Osagie gave the order […]

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said that any attempt to subvert his right as a governor, through the creation of nonexistent cattle routes would be resisted with legal action. Ortom said this in Makurdi the state capital, He also vowed to approach the court of law to stop any violation of the Land Use […]

The Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has joined the call on President Muhammadu Buhari not to sign into law the amended electoral act without the inclusion of the electronic transmission. Ortom who made the call in Makurdi the state capital sounded a note of warning to intending election manipulators to steer clear of his State. […]

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has asked the Department of State Services and the Police to investigate last weekend’s attack on Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom and the claims of responsibility and threat allegedly attributed to the Fulani national movement. During Tuesday’s plenary, the lawmakers also called on Nigerians to be law-abiding and keep faith in […]

The Benue State Government has said that the Covid-19 vaccine, is not mandatory for its residents who have personal rights to decide whether or not to take it. Since it took delivery of the 50,000 doses of the astrazeneca exactly a week ago, no public administration of the vaccine has been made on any Government […]

At least ten passengers in a commercial vehicle along the Akwanga axis of Nassarawa State who were involved in a ghastly motor accident were immediately evacuated to a nearby hospital for treatment courtesy of the Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom. Ortom who was on his way to Abuja when he ran into the scene equally […]

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