Thursday, 27 June 2019

Youths Protest FG Plan To Build Ruga Settlements In Benue


Over 100 youths yesterday staged a protest against the Federal Government’s plan to build settlements for herdsmen in Makurdi, Benue State capital.

Monday, 17 June 2019

Benue Begins Sale Of Subsidised Fertiliser


Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has approved the commencement of 2019 sale and distribution of fertiliser to farmers at the subsidized rate of N,4000 per bag.

Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Benue Assembly Re-elect Uba As Speaker


Members of the Benue State House of Assembly on Monday re-elected Hon. Titus Uba as the Speaker of the Ninth Assembly.

Saturday, 25 May 2019

Benue Farmers To Get Major Boost From Belarus


The Republic of Belarus has promised to support Benue State in expanding the state’s agriculture value chain programmes.

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

BENUE AGREES TO PAY N30,000 MINIMUM WAGE


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.