Benue: Court records 19, 412 civil, criminal cases in one year

Benue:  Court records 19, 412 civil, criminal cases in one year

The Chief Judge of Benue State, Adam Onum, has disclosed that the state judiciary received over 19,412 civil and criminal cases in one year. Justice Onum made the disclosure during the special court session to mark the commencement of Benue State Judiciary 2018/2019 legal year. Giving a breakdown, Onum stated that last year, the High […]

2019: Kwankwaso pledges to fix nation’s security

2019: Kwankwaso pledges to fix nation’s security

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, has promised to tackle insecurity in the country if elected the president in 2019. Kwankwaso made the pledge on Friday in Makurdi when he led other members of the Kwankwasiyya Movement to pay a visit to the Governor of Benue […]

2019: SDP promises to develop Benue with Adasu’s blueprint

2019: SDP promises to develop Benue with Adasu’s blueprint

The Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Benue state chapter, Engr. John Enemari, has stated that when the party clinches power come 2019, it will rescue the state from backwardness using late Rev. Fr. Moses Orshio Adasu’s blueprint. Late Adasu was the second Executive Governor of Benue State elected on 2nd January, 1992 under the […]

Akase to Akume: Don’t arrogate to yourself divine powers

Akase to Akume: Don’t arrogate to yourself divine powers

Chief Press Secretary to the Benue State Governor, Terver Akase, has described as unfortunate, comments credited to the Senator representing Benue North West, George Akume, that he will remove Governor Ortom in six months. Akase made the remark at the APC caucus meeting on Sunday. Akase insisted that the All Progressives Congress, APC, leader in […]

Tor Tiv warns youths against misuse of social media

Tor Tiv warns youths against misuse of social media

The Tor Tiv, Prof. James Ayatse, has cautioned youths against using social media platforms to insult elders for over political differences. The Tor Tiv gave this warning at NKST Church, Low Level, during a special thanksgiving service in honour of Senator Barnabas Gemade who celebrated his 70th birthday. He described as unfortunate and saddening the […]

2019: Saraki calls for restoration of peace, justice, fairness

2019: Saraki calls for restoration of peace, justice, fairness

Senate President Bukola Saraki and presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stressed the need to restore peace, justice, fairness and rule of law in the country. Saraki stated this on Sunday in Makurdi during a courtesy call on the State Working Committee of the PDP led by Mr. John Ngbede, as part […]

NPL: Ortom celebrates Lobi Stars, set to pay allowances owed

NPL: Ortom celebrates Lobi Stars, set to pay allowances owed

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has celebrated the state’s football club, Lobi Stars for winning the recently concluded Nigeria Professional League (NPL). In the spirit of the celebration, he directed the Commissioner for Finance to clear all the financial indebtedness of the state to Lobi Stars Football Club. Ortom gave the directive on Wednesday in […]

Killings: 20,000 Benue kids out of school

Killings:  20,000 Benue kids out of school

The Chairman, Benue State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB, Rev. Philip Tachin, has disclosed that 20,000 children have been forced out of school in the state. Tachin made the disclosure after he and members of the board’s management team inspected completed and ongoing primary school projects constructed under the Benue State Government and the Universal […]

Ortom takes over leadership of Benue PDP

Ortom takes over leadership of Benue PDP

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has officially taken over the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in the state. Performing the handing over today at the new banquet hall of Government  House, in Makurdi, the state chairman of the party, Hon. John Ngbede, announced that thenceforth, Governor Samuel Ortom had become the leader of the […]