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RELIGION

Benue Is Over 90% Christains, Asiwaju Won There, Will You Say There Were No Christain Vote -CAN

Mixed reactions has been trailing the viral video of the immediate past governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai where he justified Muslim-Muslim ticket in Kaduna. It would be recalled that in the viral video, the former kaduna state governor was also heard saying they were able to replicate the Muslim-Muslim ticket at the national level.

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Benue Is Over 90% Christains, Asiwaju Won There, Will You Say There Were No Christain Vote -CAN

POLITICS

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu Reacts After George Akume Is Sworn In As The New SGF Today (Photos)

The new President of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has reacted after he sworn in the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation, George Akume. Since his inauguration, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has made two key appointments and they are Femi Gbajabiamila, whom he appointed as his Chief of Staff.

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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu Reacts After George Akume Is Sworn In As The New SGF Today (Photos)

POLITICS

El-Rufai: Tinubu won in Benue of over 90% Xtians, won in Rivers, are they not Christian votes- Joseph Hayab

Reverend John Joseph Hayab, Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria, Kaduna state, said that Bola Ahmed Tinubu won in Benue state of over 90 percent Christian, and he also won in Rivers, asking El-Rufai, former Kaduna state governor, whether he will say those are not Christian votes?

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El-Rufai: Tinubu won in Benue of over 90% Xtians, won in Rivers, are they not Christian votes-  Joseph Hayab

POLITICS

Benue PDP Condemns Sack of Civil Servants by Governor Alia

Benue State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the directive by the state Governor, Hyacinth Alia, that some categories of Benue state Civil Servants be sacked from their jobs. In a press Statement signed by the Acting State Chairman of the party, Isaac Mffo, described the directive as unlawful and , insensitive.

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Benue PDP Condemns Sack of Civil Servants by Governor Alia

POLITICS

Thinking That Tinubu's Victory Is A Muslim Thing Shows The Problem With El-Rufai- Rev John Hayab

The chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria in Kaduna state, Rev John Joseph Hayab has alleged that Nasir El-Rufai do and say things to show people that they can't look down on him. He said this while reacting to a viral video of the former Kaduna state governor purportedly saying that the muslim-muslim ticket he has successfully worked with in Kaduna state, has now been replicated in Nigeria.

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Thinking That Tinubu's Victory Is A Muslim Thing Shows The Problem With El-Rufai- Rev John Hayab

POLITICS

Akume Reacts After He Was Sworn In By Tinubu, Says It Is A Challenge To Serve In Line With The Oaths

The President of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has sworn in the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation, George Akume. Since his inauguration, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has made two key appointments and they are Femi Gbajabiamila, whom he appointed as his Chief of Staff.

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Akume Reacts After He Was Sworn In By Tinubu, Says It Is A Challenge To Serve In Line With The Oaths

POLITICS

Tinubu appoints George Akume as the new secretary to the government of the federation (SGF).

President Bola Tinubu declared Senator George Akume in as the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation, or SGF, at the presidential residence in Abuja. The Governor of Benue State, Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Alia, as well as a few serving and previous governors, including former Nasarawa State Governor Tanko Almakura and the most recent SGF, Boss Mustapha, were present at the brief event today (Wednesday).

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Tinubu appoints George Akume as the new secretary to the government of the federation (SGF).

POLITICS

President Tinubu Inaugurates George Akume As 21st Secretary To The Government Of The Federation

President Bola Tinubu Wednesday in Abuja inaugurated Senator George Akume as the 21st Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF). The former Governor of Benue State and immediate-past Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs took the oaths of allegiance and office in a ceremony held at the Council Chambers, State House in the presence of the President, Vice President Kashim Shettima, and senior government officials.

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President Tinubu Inaugurates George Akume As 21st Secretary To The Government Of The Federation

POLITICS

Four ex-govs suffer backlash one week after leaving office

Few days after the inauguration of 28 new and returning governors across the nation’s six geo-political zones, a flurry of backlash greeted the exit of four former governors. This commenced after four of the 18 new governors triggered moves to undo their predecessors' blueprints. The former governors are Dr Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), Simon Lalong (Plateau), Samuel Ortom (Benue) and Darius Ishaku (Taraba).

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Four ex-govs suffer backlash one week after leaving office

POLITICS

Newly Sworn-in SGF George Akume Vows to Fulfill Nigerian Expectations

The recently inaugurated Secretary to the Federal Government (SGF), George Akume, has expressed his commitment to serving the Nigerian people diligently and living up to their expectations. Following his swearing-in ceremony administered by President Bola Tinubu, Akume addressed the press at the State House, emphasizing the significance of the responsibility bestowed upon him.

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Newly Sworn-in SGF George Akume Vows to Fulfill Nigerian Expectations

RELIGION

Catechist on the run after allegedly murdering teenage lover in Benue

A Catechist at St. Martin' s Parish in Mbape, Shangev- Ya Adikpo Deanery in the Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State, is currently on the run after the death of a young girl he is said to have impregnated. The girl' s body was found in the Kwande local government area.

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Catechist on the run after allegedly murdering teenage lover in Benue

POLITICS

Tinubu Has Wiped Away Our tears In The North Central - Group Says As Tinubu Appoints Akume As SGF

A group, North Central Progressive For Development (NCPFD) has stated that the reservation of the North-Central geopolitical zone has been addressed by President Tinubu with Akume’s appointment. Since his inauguration, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has made two key appointments and they are Femi Gbajabiamila, whom he appointed as his Chief of Staff.

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Tinubu Has Wiped Away Our tears In The North Central - Group Says As Tinubu Appoints Akume As SGF

POLITICS

They Have Gotten The Lion’s Share Now-Ndume Says As Tinubu Appoints Akume From North Central As SGF

Former Senate Leader and a federal lawmaker from Borno State, Senator Ali Ndume has praised Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for appointing George Akume from the North-Central as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. (Photo Credit - The Nation Newspaper Verified Facebook Page) Since his inauguration, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has made two key appointments and they are Femi Gbajabiamila, whom he appointed as his Chief of Staff.

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They Have Gotten The Lion’s Share Now-Ndume Says As Tinubu Appoints Akume From North Central As SGF

POLITICS

Since 1999, we have had 6 SGF, 4 came from Northeast while North-Central has none- Ibrahim Tajo

According to a news that was published by the Leadership Newspaper online this morning, it was reported that following the appointment of the former governor of Benue State, Senator George Akume, as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), three contenders from the North-Central geopolitical zone for the National Assembly leadership, have been urged to withdraw from the race.

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Since 1999, we have had 6 SGF, 4 came from Northeast while North-Central has none- Ibrahim Tajo

SOCIETY

Catechist flees after being caught with lovers corpse

According to vanguardngr (6 June, 2023) .Oliver Vershima, the catechist of St. Martins Parish Mbape in Adikpo, Kwande Local Government Area, Benue state has reportedly fled after being caught in possession of his alleged lover's corpse. The middle-aged woman, who was in a sexual relationship with Vershima, reportedly became pregnant and lost her life while attempting to terminate the pregnancy using local herbs.

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Catechist flees after being caught with lovers corpse

POLITICS

Senate Approves Tinubu's Request To Appoint 20 Special Advisers

President Bola Tinubu's appeal to appoint 20 Special Advisers has been endorsed by the Senate. During a session on Tuesday, Senator Ahmad Lawan, the Senate President, read the President's letter, which did not disclose the identities of the advisers. The Senate swiftly granted the request, recognizing the crucial need for the President to have a team to collaborate with, wherein Senator Lawan described the matter as of "utmost urgency."

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Senate Approves Tinubu's Request To Appoint 20 Special Advisers

POLITICS

Benue, Plateau, Sokoto killings: We can’t continue to drift towards anarchy – Peter Obi to Tinubu

The presidential candidate for the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, has warned the Federal Government led by President Bola Tinubu not to allow Nigeria to slip into anarchy in the wake of the ongoing killings in various states. Obi expressed his deep sadness and concern over the recent spate of terrorist attacks and deaths that occurred in the states of Plateau, Sokoto, Zamfara, and Benue.

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Benue, Plateau, Sokoto killings: We can’t continue to drift towards anarchy – Peter Obi to Tinubu

POLITICS

Alia Congratulates Benue Assembly's Presiding Officers, Salutes 10th Benue Assembly Members

Benue State Governor, Rev. Fr. Dr. Hyacinth Iormem Alia, congratulates Hon. Hyacinth Aondona Dajoh, of Gbemacha State Constituency and Hon. Lamin Danladi, of Ado State Constituency, over their election as Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the 10th Benue State House of Assembly respectively.

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Alia Congratulates Benue Assembly's Presiding Officers, Salutes 10th Benue Assembly Members

POLITICS

APC chieftain hails Tinubu's appointment of Akume as SGF

According to Vanguard, Arc. Anthony Obekpa, a leader in the All Progressives Congress (APC), applauded President Bola Tinubu on Saturday for appointing Senator George Akume, a former governor of Benue State and the immediate past minister of intergovernmental affairs and special duties, as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) in his cabinet.

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APC chieftain hails Tinubu's appointment of Akume as SGF

RELIGION

El-Rufai: Even Thinking That Victory Of Tinubu Is A Muslim Thing Show The Problem With The Man- Joseph Hayab

The Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria Kaduna Branch, Rev John Joseph Hayab, has noted that for the immediate past Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, to think that Muslim/Muslim ticket was responsible for the victory of the Bola Tinubu in the just concluded presidential election shows he has a problem.

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El-Rufai: Even Thinking That Victory Of Tinubu Is A Muslim Thing Show The Problem With The Man- Joseph Hayab