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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...
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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...
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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...

Benue killings: Tor Tiv alleges ethnic cleansing agenda

The Tor Tiv, His Royal Majesty, Prof James Ayatse, has alleged that the killings of Benue indigenes in the New Year attacks were signs of...

‘In 2015, we voted overwhelmingly for the government in power, what we get...

BEING A HOMILY DELIVERED ON THE OCCASION OF THE INTERDENOMINATIONAL FUNERAL SERVICE AND MASS BURIAL OF VICTIMS OF THE RECENT GENOCIDAL ATTACKS BY DIABOLIC,...
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Benue attacks: Shot livestock guard says four wives, 18 children missing

    Mr Akpenheen Amile, a Livestock Guard, who is being treated of gunshots sustained in the January 2 attack on villages in Guma, Benue State,...

Troops arrest nine members of militia group in Benue

Troops of 93 Battalion of the Nigerian Army stationed in Takum, Taraba State, have arrested nine members of alleged  sponsored armed militia known as...
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Killings: IGP deploys additional five units to Benue, Rivers

  The Inspector-General of Police (IGP),  Mr Ibrahim Idris, has deployed additional five units of Police Mobile Force ( PMF), Police Special Forces, Police Aerial...
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Benue killings: Security agencies strategise to halt carnage as FG vows to punish perpetrators

    Heads of security agencies in Benue and Nasarawa states met on Thursday in Lafia to strategise on how to end ongoing carnage in line...
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Ortom: It is true, my administration has failed workers

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has admitted that his government had failed in its responsibility of paying workers salaries. “A worker deserves his wages,...