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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Benue starts teaching of sciences in local languages’ – Vanguard News

    Dr. Philip Tachin, the immediate past Executive Chairman of Benue State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB, says the teaching of science subjects in schools in native languages will soon start in schools in the state. Ortom Speaking to Sunday Vanguard in Makurdi, the state … Read more...
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    Politics Benue APC rejects Ortom’s victory, heads to tribunal – Pulse Nigeria

    The Benue chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has rejected the outcome of the Governorship election declared on Sunday, in favour of Gov Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The party said in a statement on Sunday in Makurdi that the results did … Read more via...
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    Politics Ortom Prostrates In Church As He Defeats APC To Win 2nd Term As Benue Governor – OluFamous.Com

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and his wife on Sunday dedicated his victory to God at their church – Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) – opposite Judges’ Quarters in the state capital. He prostrated at the alter while appreciating God for his victory… Invest In Social Force …...
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    Politics How Ortom won Benue guber with 434,473 votes – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been officially declared winner of the gubernatorial election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on March 3 and the follow up supplementary election of March 23 after polling … Read...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ortom Reacts As INEC Declares Benue Election Inconclusive – Naijaloaded

    Governor Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to declare the Saturday’s governorship election in the state as inconclusive. We report that Prof Sebastian Maimako, the Returning Officer … Read...
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    Politics 36 parties endorse Ortom – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Ahead of Saturday’s governorship and Houses of Assembly elections, 36 political parties, yesterday, declared support for the re-election bid of Governor Samuel Ortom. The political parties, on the platform of Forum of Registered Political Parties, Benue State chapter, made the declaration...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro David Mark, Ortom, Suswam, Ayu, Moro tackle Akume, Jime in Benue – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The race for who occupies the Benue State Government House come May 29 has gained momentum as the main political parties, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, and their governorship candidates crisscross the state seeking the support and … Read more via...
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    Metro Governor Ortom raises fresh alarm over influx of herdsmen into Benue – TODAY.NG

    Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has again raised the alarm over the influx of Fulani herdsmen and their cattle into the state, stressing that at least,15 persons have been killed across four local government areas in the last one week. This is as the Commander, Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS)...
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    Metro How APC was thorn in my flesh – Benue Gov. Ortom – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a thorn in his flesh. Ortom made the disclosure at Obagaji in Agatu LGA on Monday at the flag-off of his Benue-South …...
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    Politics I regret voting for Buhari in 2015 – Gov Ortom – Newtelegraph

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has appealed to the Christian community in the state to forgive and forget him for working for the election of President Muhammadu Buhari during the 2015 general election. The governor who disclosed this while interacting with the Christian community during...
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    Politics Cabal in the Presidency After Me, Ortom Cries Out – Thisdaylive

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has raised the alarm over what he described as an attempt by certain cabal within the presidency to pit him against President Muhammadu Buhari, who he alleged did not act on time when two Fulani socio-cultural groups threatened and … Read more via...
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    Metro Benue people spent N2.1bn buying cattle to celebrate yuletide, says Ortom – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has revealed that survey carried out by his administration discovered that the people of the state spend an average of N2.1billion yearly on the purchase of cow from herdsmen to mark … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
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    Politics “I Have Not Seen This Kind Of Crowd Before” – David Mark At Ortom’s Campaign – Nairaland

    "in my years in politics, I have not seen this kind of crowd before. " When there is no security or peace there can be no development. "Who has been defending us? Is it not Governor Ortom? " Governor Ortom, we shall vote for you for standing for us. … Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Politics Why I Left APC To Join PDP – Ortom – Nairaland

    Gov Samuel Ortom has said that he chose to pursue his governorship ambition on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party because it was a more credible alternative for him to achieve his policies. Ortom stated this on Monday in Makurdi, during the flag-off of his governorship campaign. The...
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    Politics Atiku will defeat Buhari in 2019 election, says Ortom – Newtelegraph

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, yesterday expressed confidence that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) would defeat the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections. He noted the the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar was the clear favourite to unseat...
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    Politics Benue government behind herdsmen’s killings – Senator George Akume – Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog

    Senator George Akume who yesterday led a delegation of All Progressives Congress members from Benue state on a visit to... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Herdsmen Killings: NYSC Makes Announcement On Posting Of Corpers To Benue – Naijaloaded

    Following Governor Samuel Ortom’s intervention, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has promised to resume posting of corps members to Benue State. Recall that as a result of the heightened tension the herdsmen crisis generated in Benue at the beginning of … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Metro Visiting UN delegation denied landing at Makurdi Airport—Ortom – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, claimed that a United Nations, UN, delegation scheduled to visit Benue State was denied landing permit at Makurdi Airport.... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro 2019: Herdsmen vow to remove Ortom in 2019 – Vanguard News

    The Fulani Nationality Movement, FUNAM, an umbrella organization of herdsmen has vowed to mobilize its members across the country to unseat Governor Samuel Ortom in the coming 2019 general election.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Gov. Ortom orders direct disbursement of N14.9 billion Paris fund – Premium Times Nigeria

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has ordered the direct disbursement of the N14.9 billion Paris Club refund to beneficiaries. This followed the suspension of the committee earlier set up and headed by the state deputy governor, Benson Abounu, for the disbursement.... Read more via Premium Times...