Tag: benue

ortom

Ortom: APC has given me a red card, I am looking for a new...

Less than 48 hours after winning the Ekiti State governorship election, the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday, lost one of its governors to...

Benue killings: Catholic priests, others buried as Onaiyekan says ‘this horrific massacre will not...

John Cardinal Onayikan, the Cardinal of the Abuja Catholic Diocese, has called on Nigerians to rise above religious, political and ethnic divides to...
police

Bandits’ attack: Police recover 10 corpses in Benue communities

The Benue State Police Command says it has recovered 10 corpses of villagers killed by suspected bandits in Tse-Audu and Enger villages in Gwer...
herdsmen

Benue: Police arraign herder for alleged violation of Anti Grazing Law

The Police on Thursday arraigned an 18-year-old herder, Abu Shagari, in a Makurdi Magistrates’ Court, for alleged open grazing. The prosecutor, Sergeant Abdulkarim Abubakar,...
fayose, benue, ortom

Fayose visits Benue, says ‘God will visit blood of victims of herdsmen killings on...

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said that God will visit the blood of the innocent people of Benue State and other states...
idris

Gboko killings: DPO under interrogation, others arrested

The Police Command in Benue State is interrogating the Divisional Police Officer in- charge of Gboko A Division over the Wednesday killing of seven...
herdsmen

Communal clashes, herders, bandit attacks threaten Benue, says Police Commissioner

The Commissioner of Police in Benue State, Mr Fatai Owoseni, has admitted that the state is under threats of attacks from herdsmen, communal clashes...
herdsmen

20-year-old herdsman in court in Benue over alleged open grazing

  The Police on Thursday arraigned a 20- year-old cattle header, Ibrahim Yau, at a Makurdi Magistrates’ Court for alleged criminal conspiracy and open grazing. The...

Ortom: No land for cattle colony in Benue

  Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State insisted on Monday that the state government has no land for the establishment of cattle colony in the...
buhari, ortom, benue

Buhari meets Ortom, Mark, Akume, Benue leaders, vows to prosecute killers

      President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday in Abuja called on the government and people of Benue State to exercise restraint, following the recent attacks on...