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benue assembly

Benue Assembly defies court, suspends three APC council chairmen

Benue State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, approved a three-month suspension of three Local Government Chairmen in the state on account of gross misconduct,...
ortom, lalong

David Mark hands over Benue PDP to Ortom

The structures of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State were, on Monday, handed over to Governor Samuel Ortom. Former Senate President, David...
magu, efcc

Court summons EFCC over freezing of Benue account

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to appear before it over the freezing of ...
yari

Governors: EFCC freezing of Benue govt accounts unconstitutional

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has described as unconstitutional the freezing of the accounts of Benue Government by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
benue

Illegal sitting: Benue Assembly suspends seven members for six months

The Benue State House of Assembly has suspended for six months the seven members who held an illegal sitting under the leadership of the...
benue assembly

Confusion in Benue as eight lawmakers seek to impeach Ortom

The confusion in Benue State political turf took a new twist on Monday with eight members of the 30-member House of Assembly endorsing...
benue assembly

Drama as Benue lawmakers scale fence to enter Assembly Complex, impeached Speaker bags six...

Members of Benue State House of Assembly, on Friday, scaled the high perimeter fence surrounding the Assembly Complex in Makurdi and jumped into the...
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...