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POLITICS

The Emergence Of Ayu As PDP Consensus Chairman & The Effect It Has On Saraki's Presidential Ambition

According to Punch, DR. Iyorchia Ayu from the North-central geopolitical zone, specifically from Benue state emerged as the consensus candidate of PDP National chairman ahead of the forthcoming 2021 National Convention. This was decided by the Northern stakeholders of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday, during a meeting held in Abuja where they nominated Dr. Iyorchia Ayu as the consensual candidate for National Chairman of the party ahead of the forthcoming convention.

  8 months ago ago
The Emergence Of Ayu As PDP Consensus Chairman & The Effect It Has On Saraki's Presidential Ambition

SOCIETY

Joy Onoh's Murder: The Need For Online Vendors To Stop Offering Delivery Services Themselves

It is pitiful that the value and respect for human life have dropped significantly. Some people now kill at will without thinking of the pain they cause the victim and his or her family members. The recent murder of an online cloth vendor, Joy Onoh in Benue state by suspected hoodlums should be a source of worry to all of us.

  8 months ago ago
Joy Onoh's Murder: The Need For Online Vendors To Stop Offering Delivery Services Themselves

POLITICS

PDP's Constitution And Why Denial Of Atiku's Request For Open Presidential Ticket Is Imminent

For some time now, the issue of political party zoning ahead of the 2023 presidential election, has been the focus of many debates among Nigerians. Amid clamours from both the north and south to produce the next president of Nigeria, the People's Democratic Party has announced its intention to zone the office of its National Chairman to the North.

  8 months ago ago
PDP's Constitution And Why Denial Of Atiku's Request For Open Presidential Ticket Is Imminent

SOCIETY

Abba Moro blows hot as Benue journalist disappears in Abuja

The Senator representing Benue South Senatorial District, Comrade Abba Moro, condemns, in strong terms, the abduction of Benue-borne journalist, Mr Tordue Salem, in Abuja. Mr Salem, a Vanguard Reporter covering the House of Representatives has been missing since on Wednesday, 13th October.

  8 months ago ago
Abba Moro blows hot as Benue journalist disappears in Abuja

POLITICS

Ayu Will Make PDP Stronger As National Chairman - Professor Ityavyar says

By Tony Smith, Abuja. A renowned philanthropist and top PDP Governorship contender in Benue state Prof. Dennis Ityavyar have said, Former Senate President, Dr. Iorchia Ayu will make PDP stronger as National chairman going into the 2023 election. Professor Ityavyar, who served as commissioner for education under Governor Samuel Ortom for 6 years before resigning to seek the mandate of Benue people to be governor stated this in a congratulatory message to Dr. Ayu after the PDP northern caucus unanimously endorsed him as their sole candidate for national chairman of the party.

  8 months ago ago
Ayu Will Make PDP Stronger As National Chairman - Professor Ityavyar says

SOCIETY

Fake police officer, soldier, among 663 arrested as NDLEA raids notorious Lagos drug joints, others

. 153, 256kg of assorted drugs destroyed in Ekiti forest, others A fake police officer and a soldier suspected to be fake also as well as a youth corps member are among 663 drug traffickers and users arrested when operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency raided notorious drug joints in Lagos, Abuja, Benue and other parts of the country during which assorted illicit drugs weighing over 153, 256.876 kilograms were either destroyed or seized in the past week.

  8 months ago ago
Fake police officer, soldier, among 663 arrested as NDLEA raids notorious Lagos drug joints, others

SOCIETY

Despite Telecommunication Ban In Zamfara, How Did Bandits Contact Kidnapped Copper's Families?

In recent days, the Zamfara state government has announced a ban on the use of telecommunication networks across the state to support security agencies in their fight against bandits and kidnappers. Following the incident, several reports said that the people of the state are in an awful situation; however, reports said that there was a positive response to the fighting by the security agencies in the state.

  8 months ago ago
Despite Telecommunication Ban In Zamfara, How Did Bandits Contact Kidnapped Copper's Families?

POLITICS

BREAKING: Ayu Emerges PDP’s Consensus National Chairmanship Candidate

Photo Credit: Wikipedia Former Senate President, Dr Iyorchia Ayu has emerged the consensus candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ahead of its national elective convention slated for October 31, 2021. Ayu’s emergence followed hours of continuous meetings by PDP stakeholders of Northern extraction in Abuja in the past 72 hours.

  8 months ago ago
BREAKING: Ayu Emerges PDP’s Consensus National Chairmanship Candidate

POLITICS

Better Days With Benue PDP, Since Gov Ortom’s Return

Better Days With PDP Since Gov Ortom’s Return Bemgba Iortyom would be wording a longer, richer and more persuasive piece, I reckon and if not, this should beckon on him to. Governor Ortom’s very humble beginnings and his successes in life could easily sway many a man into bragging.

  8 months ago ago
Better Days With Benue PDP, Since Gov Ortom’s Return

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane, APC Will Take Over Benue

NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has denied making payments to bandits in exchange for an anti-aircraft gun seized from the Nigerian Army. According to a statement by its spokesperson, Air Commodore, Edward Gabkwet, NAF said there was no truth in the report.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane, APC Will Take Over Benue

SOCIETY

Benue industrialist Denen Tofi dies at 103

Denen Tofi was one of the successful industrialists in Benue State. He was the owner of Paradise and New State Hotels, Tofi Memorial Grammar School, National Oil, and several other companies. He died today been 14th October 20121, at age 103. He was popularly known for his business motto: “Do well, God will help you."

  8 months ago ago
Benue industrialist Denen Tofi dies at 103

SOCIETY

Popular Nigerian Industrialist, Denen Tofi, dies at 103

A prominent Benue industrialist, Chief Denen Tofi, has died at the age of 103. One of the deceased's sons, Mr. Aondoakura Tofi, revealed this in a telephone chat with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi on Thursday. He said his father died at Nyom Hospital in Gboko, the Tiv people's traditional headquarters, at 11 a.m. on Thursday.

  8 months ago ago
Popular Nigerian Industrialist, Denen Tofi, dies at 103

SOCIETY

NDLEA intercepts over 153,256kg drugs, arrests 663 suspects in one week

The countrywide Drug law Enforcement company (NDLEA) has intercepted numerous pills with cumulative weight of more than 153, 256.876 kilograms inside the last one week. The business enterprise also disclosed that it arrested 663 suspects in various states inside the same length. NDLEA made this recognised in a announcement by means of its Director, Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi, on Sunday in Abuja.

  8 months ago ago
NDLEA intercepts over 153,256kg drugs, arrests 663 suspects in one week

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines;Denen Tofi Dies At Age Of 103;Court Restrains PDP From Suspending Dan Orbih

Photos Credit: Google Benue industrialist Denen Tofi dies at 103 A renowned Benue industrialist, Chief Denen Tofi, has died at the age of 103. One of sons of the deceased, Aondoakura, disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Makurdi on Thursday.

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Today's Headlines;Denen Tofi Dies At Age Of 103;Court Restrains PDP From Suspending Dan Orbih

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Chief Denen Tofi, a foremost Benue industrialist died at the age of 103

The late Chief Denen Tofi was an examplary when it comes to business and industry. Young people especially entrepreneurs and business minded ones can really learn how to establish business and grow it from the life and business career of the late Chief who died at the age of 103.

  8 months ago ago
Chief Denen Tofi, a foremost Benue industrialist died at the age of 103

SOCIETY

Prospective Corps Members And Two Others Have Been Kidnapped In Tsafe LGA Of Zamfara State

This is sad news for Tiv and Nigerians in general. 8 passengers that started their journey from Makurdi were attacked by bandits in one of the northern states. It happened on Tuesday, 19th of October 2021. 2 prospective corps members and two others from Benue have been kidnapped in the Tsafe local government area of Zamfara State.

  8 months ago ago
Prospective Corps Members And Two Others Have Been Kidnapped In Tsafe LGA Of Zamfara State

SOCIETY

Ortom bursts illegal revenue checkpoint in Benue, arrests operators (PHOTOS)

Luck ran out on a gang of illegal checkpoint operators at Abinsi, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State on Sunday, October 24, 2021, when Governor Samuel Ortom busted their operations. Governor Ortom’s attention was drawn to the activities of the illegal revenue operators when he noticed the harassment of heavy-duty vehicles that were detained at the checkpoint on his way from Kwande Local Government.

  8 months ago ago
Ortom bursts illegal revenue checkpoint in Benue, arrests operators (PHOTOS)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Without Benue people I would not have Gotten This Award says Gov. Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom said he got the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN award because of the mandate and support the Benue have given him. Governor Ortom received Award of Excellence yesterday at Abuja from PENGASSAN, Department of Petroleum Resource, DPR branch to Benue people and dedicated it to Benue people.

  8 months ago ago
Without Benue people I would not have Gotten This Award says Gov. Ortom

SOCIETY

Ortom ordered the arrest of some operators of illegal revenue checkpoints in Benue

Photo Credit Source: Daily post The Governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, interrupted an illegal revenue checkpoint and ordered the arrest of the operators. This incident took place at Abinsi, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State today, Sunday, October 24, 2021.

  8 months ago ago
Ortom ordered the arrest of some operators of illegal revenue checkpoints in Benue

SOCIETY

Benue Lecturer condemns rape of his female student

A Benue State university lecturer, Dr Benjamin Ogbu, has condemned the raping to death of his student by yet-to-be-identified perpetrators. He described the victim, joy, as God fearing and hard-working who should not have died in the manner she died. "I join all people of good conscience to condemn the rape and murder of my former student (2019 class), Joy Onoh Ogochukwu.

  8 months ago ago
Benue Lecturer condemns rape of his female student