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Obey Anti-Open Grazing Law or Pay N50,000 for Each Arrested Cow — Tambaya

Senior Special Assistant to Governor Samuel Ortom on Animal Husbandry, Shehu Tambaya, has warned all herders, strongly, to obey the recently amended Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law or they would be made...

Herdsmen Attack Benue Community, Kill Two, Burn Houses

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have attacked Igama community in Ojugo wards, Okpokwu local government area of Benue state killing two person and burning several houses. The Next Edition gathered that the gunmen invaded the...

Benue: 32 Victims of Trafficking Reunite With Families After 8 Days In Custody

The 32 victims of human trafficking intercepted and handed over to National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, Benue State Zonal Command, has been reunited with their families after eight days...
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Fulani-Induced Humanitarian Crisis: Benue Producing A Generation of Illiterate Children

Benue State government has expressed worry that the state is producing a generation of illiterate children following the huge humanitarian crisis occasioned by activities of Fulani herdsmen militia in the state. The Senior Special Adviser...
NAPTIP bursts human trafficking gang in Gwagwalada

Human Tafficking: NAPTIP Benue Command Nab 3, Rescues 45 Victims in January

The National Agency for the Protection of Trafficking in Person's, NAPTIP, has raised an alarm over the upsurge of trafficking cases in Benue as the the Command has rescued a total of 45 victims,...

Death Of UniJos Student: Police Commissioner Meets Hoteliers In Jos

Mr. Bartholomew Onyeka, the Police Commissioner in Plateau, has met with hoteliers in Jos to fashion out ways of improving security of customers who patronise their facilities. ASP Ubah Ogaba, the Police Public Relations Officer...
Covid-19: Ortom Assents To Revised N108.8B 2020 Budget

Governor Ortom Dissolves Cabinet, Makes New Nominations

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has approved the partial dissolution of the Benue State Executive Council. A statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Anthony Ijohor, stated that the partial dissolution...

KDSG Shuts 2 Schools Over Alleged Rape, Impregnating Students  

The Kaduna State Schools Quality Assurance Authority (KSSQA) on Friday shut down two Islamiyah schools indefinitely over alleged rape of a six-year-old girl and impregnation of another 12- year-old girl. One of the schools, Madrasatul...

Tyo Mu Crisis: Benue C’ttee Recommends Creation of New District, Police Post in the...

As part of measures to end the lingering crisis between Mbawa and Ipusu community at Tyo-Mu in Makurdi Local Government Area of Benue state, the Committee of Inquiry into the crisis has recommended that...

Ebonyi-Benue Crisis: Ortom Urges Communities To Sheath Their Swords, Be Brothers’ Keepers

Communities of Agila in Ado Local Government Area of Benue State and those in Ngbo in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state have been advised to sheath their swords in order to allow...

Tension Heightens As 9 Go Missing In Benue

There’s tension in Ado Local Government of Area of Benue State as nine people have been declared missing in two separate instances. Our correspondent reports that the sudden disappearance of the persons in two separate...

VAT, Insecurity: Northern Governors Meet To Review Developments In The Region

Worried by recent developments in the region, Governors of the 19 Northern states have met in Kaduna to deliberate on several issues affecting the peace and development of the region. This was contained in a...

College Of Health Technology In Benue Gets Full Accreditation

Relief has come the way of Benue State College of Health Technology, Agasha, as the institution has been fully accredited to train categories of community health workers and trainees in the state. The institution which...

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