Tag: Benue State

12 Die As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Benue (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

 At least twelve persons have been confirmed dead in a tanker explosion in Oshigbudu, Agatu local government area of Benue State. The incident happened on Sunday when a petrol tanker fell at the Oshigbudu-Obagaji junction and spilled its contents. Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) […]

Benue Perm Sec In Forgery Scam

A Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Benue State, Ayaka Apir Ityu was on Thursday, arraigned before Justice A. I. Ityonyiman of the Benue State High Court, Makurdi, on one count charge of forgery. Ityu was arraigned before the court by the Makurdi zonal office of the Economic and […]

APC Condemns Attack on Governor Ortom’s Convoy

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on sunday condemned the attack on the convoy of the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom by suspected herdsmen on his farm. The APC stated this in a statement issued by its National SecretaryCaretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe. Ortom was […]

Popular Benue Video Director Is Dead

The Benue music industry has been thrown into mourning following the death of one of the state’s music video director, Johnicks. According to reports, Johnicks died on Monday after battling diabetes and high blood pressure. Popularly known as Johnicks Studiovilla on facebook, the music director hailed from Anambra […]

Ortom Tests Negative for COVID-19

On Wednesday, the Governor of Benue State, Chief. Dr. Samuel Ortom revealed that the results of his COVID-19 tests came back negative. Ortom said this before a team of press men he spoke to at the banquet hall of the Benue State Government House. The Governor thanked his […]

Again, Benue NUJ Chairman Is Dead

The State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Benue State Council, Comrade Victoria Asher is dead. Comrade Asher died on Saturday morning at the Federal Medical Centre, Makurdi after a Ceasarean Section (C/S) surgery. A statement issued by the State Secretary of the NUJ, Moses Akarhan, […]