Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Herdsmen killings: Army launches 44-day operation in Benue, Taraba

The Army is deploying troops to six states - Benue, Taraba, Kogi, Nasarawa, Kaduna and Niger - to curb herdsmen/farmers clashes, kidnapping, cattle rustling...

Why I didn’t welcome Buhari in Lafia – Ortom

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has explained why he did not go to neighboruing Nasarawa State to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.TheNigerialawyer recall...

“Defend Yourselves” – Ortom tells Benue Indigenes.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has called on the people of the state to brace up to defend themselves in the face of...

IGP deploys 15 police units, special forces

The Inspector-General of Police,Ibrahim Idris, has deployed 15 additional police units,special forces, technical and intelligence teams to contain further attacks in Benue.Mr Fatai Owoseni,the...

Killings: Ortom faults Buhari’s letter to Senate

…tells IG to resign if overwhelmedThe Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has faulted the claims by President Muhammadu Buhari that his administration had taken...

Benue’ll not succumb to any move to repeal law – Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom says his government would not succumb to any intimidation or move to repeal the open grazing, prohibition and ranches...

Ortom imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew in Gboko

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State on Tuesday imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew in Gboko town with immediate effect until further notice.Ortom through his Special...

Owoseni cries out over herdsmen, communal clashes in Benue

The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Fatai Owoseni, has stated that the state is under threat of attacks from herdsmen, communal clashes and armed...

Resign Now, Benue APC to Defence Minister

The Benue State Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has voted for the immediate resignation of the Minister of Defence, Colonel Muhammad...

IGP’s relocation to Benue: What impact?

* More LGAs under threat – Community leader On January 10, 2018, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris, relocated to Benue State on...

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