benu state news

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics David Mark, Abba Moro, Suswam, 21 other PDP chieftains to serve as Ortom’s agent in Benue governorship rerun [FULL LIST] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has named its agents for the Benue State governorship election rerun. Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had fixed March 23rd for the.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  2. siteadmin

    Politics Fulani herdsmen kill fresh 24 people in Benue – BusinessDay : News you can trust

    Fulani herdsmen killed twenty four persons on Monday night in Omusu community of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State while more dead bodies were being discovered Tuesday. Francis Ogwuche, Chairman Okpokwu Local Government … Read more via BusinessDay : News you can trust –...
  3. P

    Politics Dogara Finally Swears-in New Lawmaker, Dorothy Mato To Replace Hembe

    Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara Thursday swore-in the member-elect for Vandeikya/Konshesia federal constituency of Benue State, Dorothy Mato. Mato, who was ushered into the chamber by the sergent-at-arms at about 11:42 am, was swear -in at about 11:55am. Mato...
  4. P

    Metro Fulani Herdsmen Ravage Benue Community, Many Feared Killed, Police Station Affected

    Several persons have been reportedly killed while a police station was badly damaged in Otukpa, Ogbadibo LGA of Benue State in a clash between suspected Fulani Herdsmen and villagers. A resident, who gave his name as Cletus, told DailyPost on Wednesday that "the Fulani herdsmen are fighting...
  5. P

    Politics Governor Ortom Shakes Up Cabinet

    Benue Governor Samuel Ortom on Wednesday announced a cabinet reshuffle, with Commissioner of Youths and Sports, Mr Lawrence Onoja, moving over to the Ministry of Information and Orientation. His former ministry was restructured into Bureau of Sports and Youth Development. A statement by Mr...