• Fulani

    Many Feared Dead In Fresh Herdsmen Attack On Benue Village

    | Leave a comment

    Several people are feared to have been killed and many others injured after suspected Fulani herdsmen yesterday afternoon invaded Ipiga village in Ohimini local government area of Benue State. Sources from the area who spoke to our correspondent from their hiding in the bush said the invading Fulani herders stormed the village about noon and…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ORTOM

    Agatu Land Not Ceded To Fulani Herdsmen – Ortom

    | Leave a comment

    Benue State government has debunked insinuations by some people that governor Samuel Ortom has ceded lands belonging to the people of the state to Fulani herdsmen, saying such allegations were not true. According to the chief press secretary to the governor Ortom, Terver Akase, the governor neither ceded land to herdsmen nor conferred indegenship on…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ORTOM

    Show Commitment To Your Various Assignments – Ortom

    | Leave a comment

    Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has charged the State Executive Council to show commitment in their various places of assignment for the success of the present administration. Governor Ortom gave the charge while presiding over the first 2017 State Executive Council meeting held at the Benue People’s House, Makurdi. The governor cited parts of the…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ORTOM

    BSU Has Graduated 152 Doctors In My Tenure – Ortom

    | Leave a comment

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, today announced that his administration has facilitated the graduation of 152 Medical Doctors from the College of Health Sciences of the Benue State University, since assumption of office. He spoke when the fourth set of Doctors from the institution visited him at the Benue Peoples House. Governor Ortom stated that…

    Continue Reading ...
  • POLICE LOGO

    Gunmen Kill UniAgric Makurdi Lecturer, Okai

    | Leave a comment

    A Lecturer in the Department of Fishery, Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Prof. Robert Okai, was in the early hours of yesterday killed by unknown gunmen at his residence,North Bank, Makurdi LEADERSHIP investigation revealed that the victim, who was also a Pastor with  Foundation Faith Church in Makurdi, was shot in his head at about…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Governor-Samuel-Ortom

    No Plan To Cut Workers’ Salary – Gov Ortom

    | Leave a comment

    Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has debunked the rumour that his administration is planning to cut salaries of workers in the state and appealed to workers to disregard any rumour aimed at misleading them. This became necessary following controversies surrounding the recent utterances made by the  Governor during a visit by the delegation of some…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Governor-Samuel-Ortom

    Northern Govs Pass Vote Of Confidence On Ortom

    | Leave a comment

    The northern governors’ forum led by its chairman, the governor of Bornu State, Alhaji Kashim Shetima has passed a vote of confidence on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State for exemplary leadership. Governor Shetima, conveyed the message on behalf of the forum to Governor Ortom during a courtesy call on him at the Benue Peoples…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ORTOM

    Ortom Attributes Achievements To God

    | Leave a comment

    Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has expressed gratitude to God for guiding the present administration throughout the year 2016 to overcome the numerous challenges and provide development to various parts of the state. Ortom stated this yesterday while felicitating with the people of the state and other Nigerians as the country steps into the year…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Senator Ali Modu Sheriff

    PDP: Factional Chairman Kicks Against Impunity

    | Leave a comment

    The factional national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has assured that impunity will no longer be allowed to thrive in the party. Sherrif who stated this yesterday during a visit to Benue state stressed that the party lost election in 2015 thus reducing the number of its governors which…

    Continue Reading ...

Daily Columns