News - Benue State

Victims Support Fund Commissions School Project In Taraba

10 months ago /
Nation 

An International Model Secondary School and a School of Preliminary Studies for the Taraba state university has been commissioned in Takum local government area of Taraba state.

Ortom Swears In Six Acting Local Govt Chairmen, Commissioners

10 months ago /
Nation 

Following Monday’s suspension of six local government chairmen by the state assembly, the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Tuesday swore in their successors along with two new commissioners to make up the State Executive Council.

Benue Assembly Suspends Six Council Chairmen, Extends Suspension Of Eight Legislators

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Benue State House of Assembly has extended the suspension of eight house members including its former Speaker Terkimbi Ikyange for three months.

DAAR Holds 3rd Awards Ceremony

10 months ago /
Entertainment 

Nigerians, irrespective of class and political affiliations have been honoured by DAAR Communications Plc, owners of Africa Independent Television, AIT, Raypower and Faaji FM.

3rd DAAR Awards Celebrate Excellence In Governance

10 months ago /
Entertainment 

Three state governors were honoured for their outstanding performances in human capital and infrastructure development at the 3rd DAAR Awards have advised politicians to use their positions to improve the welfare of the people and provide quality leadership that will make Nigeria great again.

Ortom Apologies For Helping To Install APC-LED Government

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Benue state Governor Samuel Ortom has apologised to Nigerians for the role he played in installing the All Progressives Congress (APC) -led government in 2015.

180,000 IDPs Registered For 2019 Polls In Benue

10 months ago /
Politics 

About 180, 000 Internally Displace Persons, IDPs, have been duly registered to participate in the forthcoming general elections in over 500 polling boots at the IDP camps scattered across Benue State.

Benue Govt Condemns Arraignment Of CJN Onnoghen

10 months ago /

The Benue state government has joined in condemning and rejecting the attempt by the federal government to force the chief justice of Nigeria, CJN, justice Walter Onnoghen to resign or be removed.

Airforce Targets 4,000 In Benue Medical Outreach

11 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has targeted four thousand patients in its five-day free medical outreach programme geared towards meeting the medical needs of the people of Agatu local government area of Benue state.

Ortom Mourns Accident Victims

11 months ago /
Nation 

The Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, his deputy, Benson Abounu and members of the state executive council have condoled with the Igede nation over the tragic loss of their sons and daughters in the ghastly motor accident that occurred on Friday December 29, 2018.

Buhari Sympathises with Victims Of Wadata Market Fire

11 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his sympathy with the victims of Wadata Market fire incident in Makurdi, the Benue State capital on Tuesday.

Wadata Market Gutted By Fire, Ortom Donates To Traders

11 months ago /
Nation 

Several shops at the Wadata market in Benue state north central Nigeria were gutted by fire early Wednesday with goods and foodstuff worth millions destroyed.

Ortom Loses 250 Hectares Of Rice To Fire

11 months ago /
Nation 

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has lost not less than  250 hectares worth of rice to an inferno which engulfed his farm in his hometown.

Ortom, Ishaku Move To Tackle Criminality

11 months ago /
Nation 

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, and his Taraba  State counterpart, Darius Ishaku, have led their respective security councils in a joint session to find solutions to the criminality along the borders of the two states.

Ortom Spends Christmas With IDPs

11 months ago /
Nation 

The Benue state government has acknowledged the receipt of fifty trucks of assorted relief materials from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) for onward distribution to the state's Internally Displaced Persons (IDP's).

Over 480,000 IDPs Still In Camps In Benue

11 months ago /
Nation 

The Benue State Emergency Management Agency in its current update of the population of displaced persons within internally displaced persons camps or their host communities says it stands at a staggering figure of over four hundred and eighty thousand.

Over 235, 0000 IDPs Return Home In Benue, Nassarawa, And Taraba States -Military

11 months ago /
Nation 

The joint military force Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, says no fewer than 235, 000 persons who were previously displaced have returned to their ancestral homes in Benue, Nassarawa and Taraba States.

House Of Reps Calls For Construction Of Buruku Bridge

11 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives ad-hoc committee set up to investigate the tragedy that claimed many lives in Buruku, Benue State has called for the construction of a solid bridge to help commuters have the easy passage for their daily activities.

Dualization Of Otukpo Road Commences

12 months ago /
Nation 

The Minister Of Power, Works and  Housing,  Babatunde Fashola,  has flagged off the second phase of the Aliade-Otukpo federal road which includes the dualisation of Otukpo road to the Enugu round about in Otukpo town of Benue State.

Ortom Congratulates Super Falcons

1 year ago /
Nation 

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom has congratulated the super falcons of Nigeria for winning their 9th Africa Women’s Cup of Nations title, after defeating their south African counterparts in yesterday's final.


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