Mr Bernard Unenge, Benue State Commissioner for Lands, Survey and Solid Minerals says work on the state Geographic Information Service building complex will be completed next month. He said that work on the N6.5 billion project was started in February 2020 and was meant to provide space for […]
Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi has encouraged candidates at all levels to run issue-based campaigns. Obi who has so far been to Nasarawa, Benue, Abia and Edo states since beginning his campaigns, made this known on Friday. Citing insult hurled at Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue as […]
Governor Samuel Ortom has continued to distance himself from the presidential candidate of his own party, the PDP, Atiku Abubakar. Ortom this time said to hell with Atiku and every Fulani man. He added that anyone supporting Atiku is an enemy of the people of Benue.
Peter Obi continued his campaign visits to monarchs and traditional rulers on Wednesday when he visited the two paramount leaders in Benue. Obi visited HRH, Prof. James Ayatse, Tor Tiv V, who is the paramount leader of the Tiv people, in his Palace in Gboko. From there he […]
Governor Samuel Ortom and Stakeholders of Benue State PDP have withdrawn their support for Atiku.Ortom accused Atiku of taking sides with Miyetti Allah and also appointing PDP Presidential Campaign Team in Benue without his input. Chieftains and elders have also withdrawn their support for the former Vice President. […]
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has continued to express his dissatisfaction with PDP chairman, Iyorchia Ayu. In a series of videos, Wike called Ayu’s responses ’empty.’ With him were three Governors: Oyo state’s Seyi Makinde, Abia state’s Okezie Ikpeazu, and Benue State’s Samuel Ortom.
Benue is known as the food basket of the nation for a reason. With fertile lands and favourable climate, the area is never lacking in food. Even with the insecurity problems causes by Fulani herdsmen, the people still risk their lives to farm. And with Governor Samuel Ortom […]
Samuel Ortom, the Governor of Benue State has chosen to side with embattled Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Iyorchia Ayu. Asked whether he supports the clamour for the removal of Ayu as Party chairman, Ortom who was formerly of the APC, said it is impossible for him […]
Fulani herdsmen have again attacked a Benue community, killing no fewer than 14 persons. The incident which took place in Mchia, a community located in Logo Local Government Area of the State, was confirmed by the State Police Command. According to the PRO of the Command, SP Sewuese […]
The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has lashed out on Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore for calling him Governor Nyesom Wike’s “errand boy.” Ortom and the pan Fulani sociocultural group have been at loggerheads ever since the former signed the anti open grazing Bill into law, effectively clamping […]