Tuesday, 21 August 2018

21 Armed Herdsmen Killed By Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS) In Benue

Troops of the military operation code-named Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS) said it has killed 21 armed herdsmen along the Gbajimba-Akor-Tomata axis of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State in the last three weeks.

Sunday, 19 August 2018

PDP Will Lose Benue State If Ortom Emerges — Tarzoor

A governorship aspirant in Benue State, Terhemen Tarzoor, in this interview with Punch newspaper  disclosed that the Peoples Democratic Party will lose the  2019 governorship election in the state if it allows Governor Samuel Ortom to contest on its platform.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

EFCC Demands Minutes Of Benue Security Council Meeting

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Wednesday raised the alarm that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has invited government officials to its office.

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Benue Assembly Crisis Takes New Twist As Court Restrains New Speaker

The leadership crisis rocking the Benue State House of Assembly yesterday took another twist as a Makurdi High Court presided over by Justice Theresa Igoche restrained the new Speaker, Mr. Titus Uba, and the assembly from sitting and carrying out any legislative functions.

Monday, 13 August 2018

How Director, Cashier Withdrew N23bn From Benue Govt. Accounts

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested two Benue State officials over their involvement in the over-the-counter withdrawal of N23 billion in cash.

Friday, 10 August 2018

EFCC Unfreezes Benue Government Accounts 

Benue State Commissioner for Finance, Hon. David Olofu on Thursday  declared that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, had unfrozen the state accounts.

Monday, 6 August 2018

Soldiers Raze Camps Of Armed Herdsmen In Benue

Soldiers encountered alleged armed herdsmen along the Gbajimba-Akor axis in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State and razed their camp.

Saturday, 4 August 2018

NUJ Condemns Political Situation In Benue

The Benue State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has condemned in strong terms, what it described as “political rascality” currently going on in the state.

Thursday, 2 August 2018

PDP National Chairman Lead Delegation On A Solidarity Visit To Benue

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus and the Governors of Bayelsa, Taraba and Gombe States, Dr.  Seriake Dickson, Architect Darius Ishaku and Alhaji Hassan Dankwambo, yesterday said persecution will only increase the popularity of Governor Samuel Ortom.

Wednesday, 1 August 2018


A Makurdi High Court presided by Justice Theresa Igoche, has retrained the eight suspended members of the Benue State House of Assembly from proceeding with the impeachment process they initiated on the Governor of Benue state.