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  • Gov Ortom’s Convoy In Accident, NUJ Chair, Others Injured

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    The convoy of Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, was yesterday, involved in a fatal accident. Several persons were injured and the official vehicle belonging to the Nigerian Union of Journalist s(NUJ), Benue State Council was damaged. The council chairman of NUJ in the state, Comrade Kris Atsaka, was badly injured, just as several other correspondents…

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  • Gunmen Kill 10 In Benue

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    Ten persons have been reportedly killed by unknown gunmen in two communities of Katisna-Ala and Ukum local government areas of Benue State. LEADERSHIP Weekend gathered that five persons were on Wednesday night killed after some armed men invaded some settlements in Mbayongo District of Katsina-Ala while another five persons were also killed on Thursday night…

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  • Refrain From Uncomplimentary Comments On PMB, SSA Advises Fayose

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    Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Benue State governor Samuel Ortom on Fulani Matters, Garus Gololo, has asked the governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose to refrain from making uncomplimentary comments on President Muhammadu Buhari. Fayose had earlier requested for a telephone conversation with President Buhari as a way of ascertaining the true health situation…

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  • Benue: Ortom’s Aide Laments Dearth Of Surveyors

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    The Special Adviser, Benue State Bureau of Lands and Survey, Prof. Jonathan Uever has lamented acute shortage of surveyors in the state. Speaking when he featured on the 2017 Accountability Press Briefing organized by the state chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalists in Makurdi, noted that the dearth of surveyors was slowing down land…

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  • Infant Mortality: FG Partners Christian Aid UK

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    Following the high rate of under five mortality in the country, the Federal Ministry of Health has entered into pattership with Christian Aid UK, Nigeria, to help the country find a lasting solution to the most prevalent child killer diseases in the country. Director, Child Health in the Department of Family Health, Federal Ministry of…

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  • Benue Moves To Establish Ethanol Plant

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    Benue State Government has signed a memorandum of understanding with a foreign investor for the establishment of a Bio-fuel (Ethanol) plant in Agasha Guma local government Area of Benue State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Hon. James Anbua disclosed this while giving account of his stewardship at the ongoing Accountability Press Briefing organized by…

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  • Reduction Of Food Item Prices By Govt, Unrealistic – AAEUN President

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    National President, Agriculture and Allied Employees Union of Nigeria (AAEUN), Comrade Simon Anchaver has described the decision of theFederal government to reduce the price of food stuff and other agricultural commodities in the country as building castles in     the air. Anchaver who disclosed this to newsmen in Makurdi on arrival from Jigawa state after…

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  • Benue Assembly Advocates North-Central Devt Commission

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    .Benue State House of Assembly yesterday urged the state government to liaise with other states in the North Central region to prevail on the Federal Government to establish the North Central Development Commission. When established, the proposed commission is to recover and construct programmes of safe return and reintegration of refugees and Internally Displaced Persons…

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