Fear as Fulani herdsmen send threat message to Benue community asking them to vacate their ancestral homes or face attack

There is palpable fear in Torkula village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State after Fulani herdsmen issued threat message to residents asking them to vacate their ancestral homes or face dire consequences. The marauding herdsmen had attacked Tse

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Immigration rescues eight trafficked children in Ekiti

Eight children being trafficked from Benue State to Lagos and Oyo states have been rescued by operatives of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Ekiti State Command. NIS Comptroller, Ekiti State Command, Mr Alphonsus Achilonu also announced that a suspect was arrested

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I’m not afraid to die – Benue governor, Samuel Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said he is no more afraid to die and that even if he dies now, his family will have no cause to fight over his property because he has already written his will. The

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Doctor allegedly removes ovaries of teenager during appendix surgery in Benue

A doctor in Benue state has been accused of removing the ovaries of an 18-year-old girl, Dooyum Lanna, during an operation to remove her appendix. SaharaReporters reports that Dooyum who first had her menstruation at the age of 14, started

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Unpaid salaries: You have no reason to blame Buhari for the mess you put Benue people – Presidential aide, Garba Shehu, attacks Governor Ortom

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has asked Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state to stop blaming President Buhari for the “mess his ineptitude has put Benue state indigenes.” In a recent interview with

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Terrorists will overrun Nigeria if urgent steps aren’t taken to address insecurity – Governor Ortom warns

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to step up efforts to address insecurity saying Nigerians are “under siege” and if urgent steps are not taken, “terrorists would overrun the country in no distant time”. The

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All is not well in Nigeria, don’t deceive yourself – Ortom

Ortom, who spoke on Wednesday, September 29, while paying a condolence visit to the family members of the late Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, said Nigeria is on life support and that anyone

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Even when I’m on top of my wife and I remember the people in the IDP camp….It goes flat – Governor Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said the rise in the population of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), due to lack of security in the North, troubles him. He said he is deprived of sleep when he remembers those in IDP

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Focus on ending the killing of innocent Nigerians, fix the economy and stop the stinking corruption under your watch — Ortom fires back at presidency

Governor Samuel Ortom has fired back at the presidency after being accused of making comments reminiscent of Rwandan genocide while reacting to the presidential approval for review of grazing routes in 25 states. Firing back at the presidency over the

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Buhari is the worst President when it comes to security – Governor Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom has described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst when it comes to security issues. The Benue state Governor who appeared as a guest on Channels TV’s Sunrise Daily on Tuesday August 24, criticized the

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