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    Benue Moves To Achieve Universal Health Coverage

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    In a bid to ensure that  Benue State achieves the target for Sustainable Health Financing, towards achieving Universal Health Coverage which is one of the Sustainable Development Goals and also increase its Health  budget from the current 3.5 to 15 per cent in 2017, the White Ribbon Alliance Nigeria, has commenced the training of CSOs…

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    Benue Assembly To Pass Anti-grazing Bill

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    Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Mr. Terkimbi Ikyange has vowed that the Open Grazing Prohibition Bill pending before the Assembly will be passed before the end of the year. The bill which is an executive one has passed through second reading and is awaiting public hearing. Mr. Ikyange who was addressing his…

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    Tribunal: My Petition Not Dead On Arrival – Onjeh

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    Lawyers to the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the February 20 rerun election for Benue south senatorial district, Daniel Onjeh, said yesterday that his petition filed at the tribunal challenging the emergence of former Senate president, David Mark (PDP), was very competent. Onjeh’s counsel, Mr. Adetunji Oso, stated yesterday that the…

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    Benue Rerun: INEC Declares Mark Winner

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    ..Mark Dared God by Forcefully Taking Mandate – Onjeh The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, as winner of the February 20th Benue South Senatorial District re-run election. Recall that the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Daniel Onjeh had faulted the reelection…

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    Military Attack: Benue Demands Compensation For Victims

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    Benue state Government yesterday demanded compensation from the federal government for the victims of the military attack on a community in North Bank area of the state capital. Governor Samuel Ortom stated this when a delegation from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) led by the Executive Secretary, Professor Bem Angwe, visited him at the…

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    I Resigned From PDP – Ortom

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    Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, yesterday said he resigned from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, before he picked the governorship ticket on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and won election as governor. The state chairman of the PDP, Emmanuel Agbo, had said during a press conference in Makurdi on Friday that…

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