Monday, 13 May 2019

I’m Leaving Senate To Become Peace Ambassador — David Mark

A former President of the Senate, David Mark, has said he is retiring from active politics to become a peace ambassador for Benue State and the country.

Wednesday, 1 May 2019


The Benue State Government has agreed to pay the new national minimum wage of N30,000 recently assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Senate Wants Security Beefed Up In Benue, Taraba Border Towns

The Senate on Wednesday expressed concerns over recent violent clash among youths in the border communities of Benue and Taraba States, that left many dead.

Monday, 15 April 2019

Bodies Of Drowned BSU Students Recovered

More details have emerged on how two students of Benue State University (BSU), drowned in a River in Benue state. The two students are Adakole Christopher, a 100- level Math and Computer science student and Miss Emmanuella Mson, a 100- level MBBS student.

Sunday, 7 April 2019

Ortom, Ishaku, Security Chiefs Brainstorm On Tiv/Jukun Clashes

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, and his Taraba State counterpart, Darius Ishaku, have met on the intermittent communal clashes between the Tiv and Jukun in the border communities of Benue and Taraba states, which have claimed many lives.

Saturday, 30 March 2019

Benue Election Tribunal Receives Eleven Petitions

The Election Petitions Tribunal in Benue State on Wednesday said it had received 11 petitions from some candidates that took part in the just-concluded elections.

Sunday, 24 March 2019

INEC Declares Ortom Winner Of Benue Governorship Poll

The Benue State governorship Collation/Returning Officer, Sabastine Maimako on Sunday declared the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Samuel Ortom as the winner of the March governorship election.

Thursday, 21 March 2019

Benue Supplementary Polls: Only 109, 733 Are Eligible To Vote – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that out of the 121,299 eligible voters in the 22 affected local governments and 204 polling units for the supplementary polls in Benue State, only 109, 733 prospective voters have collected their PVCs and are eligible to vote.

Monday, 11 March 2019

INEC Declares Benue Governorship Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Benue State governorship election inconclusive.

#BenueDecides PDP Leads As INEC Announces Results For 19 LGAs

Governor Samuel Ortom may be coasting home to victory as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced results for 19 out of the 23 Local governments in the state.