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Int’nal Day Of Non Violence: Nigerians Urged To Speak Up Against Violence On Women,...

Nigerians have been advised not to keep quiet in the face of violence against Women and Children but to speak out. The call was made by a programme analyst with the United Nations Population Fund,...

Jungle Justice: Ushongo Community Mob Three Robbery Suspects

Barely one week after the police bursted six serial killers in Ushongo community in Benue state, members of same community on Sunday handed down jungle justice on three suspected armed robbers after they staged...

Pay Our 39 Months Salary Arrears, Kogi Teachers Ask Gov. Bello

Over 7,000 teachers in public primary and junior secondary schools in Kogi State have appealed to Gov. Yahaya Bello to look into the issue of non-payment of their salary for the past eight to...

We Have No Intention To Surcharge Students — Igbe

The Executive Secretary, Benue State Scholarship Board, BSSB, Igbe Isaac has described as false, the speculations making the rounds that he is planning to surcharge students who applied for scholarship for the repairs of...

Copyright Commission, ANA Benue To Tackle Intellectual Theft

The Association of Nigerian Authors, ANA, Benue state chapter, has expressed willingness to partner the Nigeria Copyright Commission, NCC, to stamp out intellectual and creative theft in the state. The State Association Chairman, Mr. Charles...

Ortom Swears In 23 Advisers, SUBEB Members, Pledges To Recruit 5000 Teachers

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has inaugurated 23 Special Advisers as well as Chairman and members of the State Universal Basic Education board, SUBEB. Speaking during the swearing-in at the Benue Government House in Makurdi,...

Conflicts: Search Trains Govt Actors On Confliict Transformation, Human Rights

As a way of deepening its peace initiatives in Benue state, an International Non- Governmental Organization, Search for Common Ground, has commenced a three day Conflict Transformation, Human Rights and Dialogue Training for government...
Benue Assembly Approves Sack of Chairman LGSC, 4 Perm Commissioners

100 Days In Office: Benue PDP Congratulates Ortom, Condemns Politicisation of Pensioners Protest

The Benue State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has congratulated Governor Samuel Ortom as he clocked 100 days in office in his second term as Governor of the state. The State Party Chairman...
Crime: Ortom To Implement Anti Kidnapping, Anti Cultisms Laws

Ortom Calls For Commission Of Inquiry Into Jukun/Tiv Crisis

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has called on the Federal Government to set up a Commission of Inquiry to look into the lingering crisis between Jukun and Tiv of Taraba State. Gov. Ortom made the...
LG Autonomy: Ortom Wants NFUI to Apologise For Branding Governors As Criminals

Ortom Calls For Commission Of Inquiry Into Jukun/Tiv Crisis

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has called on the Federal Government to set up a Commission of Inquiry to look into the lingering crisis between Jukun and Tiv of Taraba State. Gov. Ortom made the...

Herders-Farmers Clashes: NSCDC Creates Special Force Unit

As a way to chek the incessant herders/farmers clashes in Benue state, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Benue State Command has inaugurated a Special Force unit called Agro Rangers. State Commandant of...

Conflicts: Stakeholders To Call For A Peace Commission In Benue

Benue stakeholders under the umbrella of Peace Architecture Dialogue, PAD, have set plans in motion to call for the setting up of a Peace Agency or Commission to help tackle issues affecting peace in...
Ruga: Ortom Condemns CNG Statements, Calls For Arrest Of Group's Officials

Benue Govt Raises Alarm Over Impending Flood Disaster

The Executive Secretary, Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, Benue State, Mr. Emmanuel Shior has raised alarm over an impending flooding in the state. Shior raised the alarm during a chat with newsmen in his...

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