Thursday, 19 April 2018

DHQ: We Lost 13 Soldiers, Arrested 162 Herdsmen In Benue, Taraba

The Defence Headquarters, Abuja, said on Wednesday that the military had arrested 147 herdsmen in Benue State and 15 in Taraba in the ongoing Exercise Ayem Akpatuma, noting that the suspects had been handed over to the police for prosecution.

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Graphic Photos: 4 Police Officers Killed By Herdsmen In Benue

Here are graphic pictured of the four police officers of who were killed by suspected herdsmen in Benue state.

NDLEA Impound Truckload Of Tramadol In Benue

The Benue State police in collaboration with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) officers have arrested a J-5 truck with cartons of tramadol drugs.

Monday, 16 April 2018

Gunmen Ambush Police Team In Benue: 1 Officer Killed, 11 Missing

At least one Nigerian police officer was killed and 11 others missing after gunmen opened fire on them in Benue Sunday night.

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Policeman Shoot Pregnant Woman In Benue IDP Camp

There  was pandemonium, on Saturday, at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp  located at Daudu, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State, as a mobile police officer shot and killed a pregnant woman in the camp.

Friday, 13 April 2018

Death Toll Rises To 41 In Fresh Benue Attack, Residents Say

Armed intruders have struck again in Benue, one of the troubled states experiencing deadly attacks and destruction of properties in central Nigeria, killing 41 villagers in simultaneous assaults overnight, residents and officials have told PREMIUM TIMES.

Thursday, 12 April 2018


The present administration in Benue State made it clear on assumption of office that government lacks the financial resources to run its industries so it would get investors for lease, concessioning and related acceptable industrial practices. This has been done with the Fertilzer Blending Plant.

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

Controversy Trails Sale Of 11 Benue Companies By Gov. Ortom

Benue state government under the Governor Samuel Ortom led administration has placed 11 Benue companies up for sale to interested investors.

Monday, 9 April 2018

Police Arraign 28 Suspects For Allegedly Killing Herdsmen

The Benue State Police Command has arraigned 28 persons allegedly involved in the killing of 10 herdsmen in the state.


Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has condemned the attacks on passengers by hoodlums near Yelwata, along Lafia-Makurdi Highway yesterday.