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SOCIETY

Why Bandits' Threat To Sell Or Marry Off Kidnapped Corper Jennifer Should Be Taken Seriously

As bandits continue with their nefarious activities in the North-West, they have committed another crime that has been trending and disturbing the general public since four days when it was orchestrated. This time around, they allegedly abducted four travellers in Tsafe local government are (LGA) of Zamfara State.

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Why Bandits' Threat To Sell Or Marry Off Kidnapped Corper Jennifer Should Be Taken Seriously

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again, 19 Suspected Criminals Arrested in Bauchi

Two prospective members of the National Youth Service Corps from Benue State and two others have been kidnapped in Zamfara State. Source: Punch Newspaper The four victims were reportedly abducted on Tuesday at the Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State. They were identified as Joseph Aondona, Sedoo Gundu, Jennifer Awashima and one Sechivir.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again, 19 Suspected Criminals Arrested in Bauchi

POLITICS

One Crisis That May Arise Shortly After PDP Convention

The PDP is seriously preparing for its national convention. Whereas a more serious crisis may arise shortly after the convention in which a new national chairman and other members of the National Working Committee would emerge. Truly, the convention may end up being successful, but the party would face a crisis thereafter.

  11 months ago ago
One Crisis That May Arise Shortly After PDP Convention

RELIGION

How I Fasted For 264 Days - Apostle Arome Osayi

Apostle Arome Osayi the founder of Remnant Christian Network (RCN) in Makurdi, Benue State revealed what happens to him when he fasted for 264 days. He explained that when he went for Youth Service, he decided to embark on a Fast. Such a fast was an Agenda that he had and if God decided not to show up, let him die.

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How I Fasted For 264 Days - Apostle Arome Osayi

POLITICS

How The North Got PDP's Approval To Contest 2023 Presidency

As Nigeria's presidential election in 2023 approaches, the battle for President Muhammadu Buhari's successor has heated up. Influential political figures in the country's northern and southern regions have been squabbling over who will be the country's next president. There have been numerous debates about the Peoples Democratic Party's platform in the region in order to select the party's presidential candidate.

  11 months ago ago
How The North Got PDP's Approval To Contest 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

How Consensus Approach Can Further Divide PDP In Southwest

The southwest region would produce the national vice chairman of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the region is free to use whatever pattern or method it deems fit for the purpose of the election. But the consensus approach can only divide the southwest zone of the party into fragments.

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How Consensus Approach Can Further Divide PDP In Southwest

POLITICS

How Secondus Case May Cause More Problems For PDP

Mr. Uche Secondus has said that he wouldn't withdraw the case from the court. And this means all is not yet well with the opposition party just as it gets ready for the national convention. His case may cause more problems for the opposition party more than what the party leaders may imagine.

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How Secondus Case May Cause More Problems For PDP

POLITICS

Why Akume Said APC Will Take Over Benue In 2023

Ahead of the 2023 governorship election in Benue State, the two main political parties in the country are trying to win the North Central state. Photo credit: Vanguard While the ruling party in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party is trying to maintain its dominance in the 2023 governorship election, the All Progressives Congress is also trying to win back the state in 2023.

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Why Akume Said APC Will Take Over Benue In 2023

EDUCATION

Ortom commissions Model Classroom Block for Gbajimba technical school, approves boarding facilities

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has approved the provision of boarding facilities at Government Science and Technical College, GSTC, Gbajimba, Benue State. Governor Ortom gave the approval Monday, 18th October, 2021 in Gbajimba, Guma Local Government Area during the virtual commissioning and handing over of a Model Classroom Block for GSTC donated by Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited, a Chevron Company and Partners in Agbami Field.

  11 months ago ago
Ortom commissions Model Classroom Block for Gbajimba technical school, approves boarding facilities

POLITICS

Akase expresses worry over the disappearance of Benue news reporter

The Benue State Governorship aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Terver Akase has expressed worry over the disappearance of a Benue News reporter, Tordue Salem. Salem is a senior reporter with the Vanguard newspaper in Abuja. The immediate past Chief Press Secretary prays for the safe return of Tordue Salem in whatever form he may be held hostage.

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Akase expresses worry over the disappearance of Benue news reporter

FASHION-BEAUTY

Nigerian model, Ene Daniels, has won Face of Unity Global

Esther Ene Daniels, a Nigerian model, has been named the winner of the 2021 Face of Unity Global competition, beating out competitors from other nations, organisers said on Sunday. Miss Daniels, a native of Otukpo in Benue State, defeated 49 other competitors from various nations in a month-long online election.

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Nigerian model, Ene Daniels, has won Face of Unity Global

EDUCATION

Governor Ortom expresses grief over the rise of Insecurity in the Country

The Executive Governor of Benue State, Governor Samuel Ortom has expressed grief over the rise of Insecurity in the Nation and it's effect on Education. The Governor stated his worries, yesterday, 18th, October, 2021 in Gbajimba town, Guma Local Council, of the state during the virtual commissioning and handing over of Government Science Secondary School in the town.

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Governor Ortom expresses grief over the rise of Insecurity in the Country

SOCIETY

Ortom Bursts Illegal Revenue Check points operators

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 Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom bursted 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.

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Ortom Bursts Illegal Revenue Check points operators

POLITICS

Governor Ortom Speaks on Direct Primaries

Following the recent adoption of direct primaries for political parties by the National Assembly, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has asked that political parties be allowed to decide the mode of primaries in order to deepen internal democracy. Governor Ortom gave his position on the issue when he spoke to newsmen today at Abuja thereby adding weight to the voices of those who are against imposition of direct primaries for political parties.

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Governor Ortom Speaks on Direct Primaries

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.

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

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.

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

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Ortom laments arrest of checkpoint operator; Buhari, Pantami, others storm Saudi Arabia.

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.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Ortom laments arrest of checkpoint operator; Buhari, Pantami, others storm Saudi Arabia.

POLITICS

Gov Ortom to sign amended law on community Volunteer Guards October 26

Barring any last minute changes, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State will on Tuesday, October 26th, 2021, assent to the amended Community Volunteer Guards law of the state. The Law was first passed in year 2000 by the Benue State House of Assembly and assented to by the then Governor George Akume.

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Gov Ortom to sign amended law on community Volunteer Guards October 26

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.

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Benue Lecturer condemns rape of his female student

RELIGION

Gov Ortom Sends message of peace to Muslims on Eid-El Maulud celebration

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has felicitated with the Muslim in the State on the occasion of Eid El Maulud celebration which marks the birth of Prophet Mohammed. In a message signed by the Principal Special Assistant on Media and Ag. Chief Press Secretary to Governor, Nathaniel Ikyur Governor Ortom charges the Muslim Community in the State to use the celebration of the Eid El Maulud to pray for the peace, security and economic growth of the country.

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Gov Ortom Sends message of peace to Muslims on Eid-El Maulud celebration