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FOOD

5 delicious Nigerian soups many people did not know about

Nigeria is a country where soups are valued. Nigeria tribes are blessed with different soups and delicacies that are mouthwatering. However, there are some soups that are very popular throughout the country. The popular soups are widely eaten by various tribes of the country, soups like ogbono, egusi and vegetable soup are good examples.

  10 months ago ago
5 delicious Nigerian soups many people did not know about

MILITARY

Meet 5 Nigerian Army Generals From Benue State (Photos)

1. Victor Malu Lieutenant General Victor Samuel Leonard Malu was Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff from 1999 to 2001 and Force Commander of the ECOMOG peace-keeping force in Liberia from 1996 to 1998. Malu was born on 15 January 1947 at Katsina-Ala, Benue State. He hails from the Tiv tribe of Benue State.

  1 year ago ago
Meet 5 Nigerian Army Generals From Benue State (Photos)

FASHION-BEAUTY

Unique Traditional Fashion Attires From 3 Tribes in Benue State

Benue State is in the North-central part of Nigeria. There are different tribes in Benue state with Tiv, Idoma and Igede being the predominant tribes. The traditional attires of the tribes are striped but have a difference in colour. Keep reading for some traditional clothing inspiration from tribes in this Middle Belt State.

  11 months ago ago
Unique Traditional Fashion Attires From 3 Tribes in Benue State

SOCIETY

All you need to know about the current Igede-Tiv crisis in Benue state.

Parts of Igede and Tiv communities of Benue state have been in a fight for 13 months now which has claimed the lives of over 300 persons and lost of properties worth millions of Naira. The crisis started as a land dispute between the Ukpute people of Oju local government area and the neighbouring Bonta community of Konshisha local government in Benue state.

  1 year ago ago
All you need to know about the current Igede-Tiv crisis in Benue state.

RELIGION

Tiv culture on display as Dr. Paul Enenche of Dunamis storms Gboko, Benue State

The senior pastor of Dunamis international Gospel Centre, DIGC, Dr. paul Enenche and his wife, dr. Becky-Paul Enenche are currently in Gboko Local Government Area of Benue State for a power-packed programme tagged Gboko, Benue State Apostolic Invasion and Sanctuary Dedication. The event, witnessed series of drastic miracles, healings as well as delivery of the word of God by his servants, Dr. Paul and Dr. Mrs. Becky-Paul Enenche.

  1 year ago ago
Tiv culture on display as Dr. Paul Enenche of Dunamis storms Gboko, Benue State

POLITICS

Senator Abba Moro reacts as over war between Tiv, Idoma communities

The Senator representing Benue South Senatorial District, Comrade Abba Moro, condemns, in strong terms, the crisis that erupted between the people of Opa-Adoka, in Otukpo LGA, and their Tiv neighbours in Gwer-West LGA. Senator Moro says the clash is unfortunate, coming at a time when the two communities are expected to unite together and form a strong force against external aggressors.

  11 months ago ago
Senator Abba Moro reacts as over war between Tiv, Idoma communities

POLITICS

Benue 2023 Governorship: Kwande Has Dropped Out Of The Race?

By Barr Terfa Jirgba Let's get certain things straight on the zoning of the 2023 governorship in Benue state once and for all. Those who read my previous essay on this subject would agree that it is my considered view that our Idoma brothers and the Gwer Ruling House in Tiv land be given a chance to occupy the state's number one seat.

  1 year ago ago
Benue 2023 Governorship: Kwande Has Dropped Out Of The Race?

ENVIRONMENT

Interesting Things You Should Know About The Tiv People, Predominantly Found In Benue State

The Tiv people are an ethnic group in Benue State, north-central Nigeria. Some of them can also be found in Taraba, Plateau, and Nasarawa States. According to oral tradition, the Tivs are said to have migrated to their present location from Cameroon. Another theory traces the origin of the Tiv to the Bantu people who lived in the Shaba area of present-day Democratic Republic of Congo.

  11 months ago ago
Interesting Things You Should Know About The Tiv People, Predominantly Found In Benue State

POLITICS

Governor Samuel Ortom Receives New Ter Kwande, Presents Official Car To Him (Photos)

At the Benue Peoples House in Makurdi, Governor Samuel Ortom greeted the newly installed Ter Kwande, Engr Timothy Ahire, and members of his entourage. The Governor commended Ter Kwande on his appointment and installation, saying that leadership is appointed by God and urging him to serve with fear of God.

  1 year ago ago
Governor Samuel Ortom Receives New Ter Kwande, Presents Official Car To Him (Photos)

SOCIETY

Lay down arms, embrace peace - Abba Moro tells warring Tiv, Igede communities

Distinguished Senator Abba Patrick Moro, today, re-echoed his appeal to Bonta and Ukpute communities in Konshisha and Oju LGAs to lay down their arms and embrace peace for the development of the two communities. The appeal was at a high-powered meeting of the State government, led by governor Samuel Ortom, with stakeholders from the two local government areas aimed at finding lasting solution to the lingering crisis between the two communities.

  10 months ago ago
Lay down arms, embrace peace - Abba Moro tells warring Tiv, Igede communities

POLITICS

Benue 2023:Benue South People consult Tiv Paramount Ruler.

People of Benue South Senatorial District have taken their request seeking the support of the Tiv people to be given the opportunity to produce the next Benue State governor to the Begha U Tiv and Paramount Ruler of the Tiv nation, His Royal Majesty, Tor-Tiv, Orchivirigh Prof. James Iorzua Ayatse, urging him to appeal to his children, both home and abroad to allow someone from Benue South, the opportunity to govern the state.

  1 year ago ago
Benue 2023:Benue South People consult Tiv Paramount Ruler.

ENTERTAINMENT

Here Are 4 Things You Might Not Know About Kiddwaya's Billionaire Dad

Nigeria is blessed with wealthy men and women who are making Nigeria proud amongst other nations across the world and one of such wealthy men we have in Nigeria is Terry Waya who became more famous in Nigeria after his son participated in big brother reality show some years ago.

  11 months ago ago
Here Are 4 Things You Might Not Know About Kiddwaya's Billionaire Dad

POLITICS

An Octogenarian, Chief Denen Tofi Praises Gov. Ortom for rebuilding his house

A Member of Tiv area traditional council and a business mogul in Benue state, Chief Denen Tofi, the "Ijor Igboughugh I Tiv" said Governor of Benue State, Governor Samuel Ortom has given him a befitting burial while he still alive. Tofi was alluding to the reconstruction of his house by the Governor.

  11 months ago ago
An Octogenarian, Chief Denen Tofi Praises Gov. Ortom for rebuilding his house

ENVIRONMENT

The Green Snake That Saved The Tiv People

The Tiv people are mainly located in Benue State, north-central Nigeria. They are regarded as one of the largest ethnic groups in Nigeria. The Tiv people are an ethno-linguistic group in West Africa with a population of over 14 million throughout Cameroon and Nigeria. The Tiv language is spoken by about 15 million people in Nigeria, with a few speakers in Cameroon.

  11 months ago ago
The Green Snake That Saved The Tiv People

POLITICS

Gov Ortom Revealed How Foreign Fulani Herdsmen Brought Insecurity In Benue State

Image credit : Sunnewsonline.com The clashes between Fulani herders and people living in rural communities in Benue state have created insecurity. It has also affected food production in the state because farmers are scared of going to the farm because of killings caused by Fulani cattle rearers. Image credit : Premium Times

  9 months ago ago
Gov Ortom Revealed How Foreign Fulani Herdsmen Brought Insecurity In Benue State

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.

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

SOCIETY

Benue Industrialist, Chief Denen Tofi Dies At 103 Years

A notable Benue State Industrialist, Chief Denen Tofi, has died at the age of 103 years. A son of the deceased, Aondoakura, disclosed this today Thursday 14th October, 2021, in Makurdi. He said that his father died on Thursday at Nyom Hospital, Gboko, the traditional headquarters of Tiv people, at about 11a.m.

  10 months ago ago
Benue Industrialist, Chief Denen Tofi Dies At 103 Years

SOCIETY

Benue State Communal Crisis: Many Killed, Houses Razed In Renewed Crisis

According to a report, many people were killed and house were razed in a fresh communal crisis between Ochoro and Bonta communities of Konshisha Local Government Area in Benue State on Tuesday night, July 20,2021. According to a report, a fresh rivalry broke out between the two neighbouring communities(Bonta and Ochoro) on Monday and got escalated on Tuesday night.

  1 year ago ago
Benue State Communal Crisis: Many Killed, Houses Razed In Renewed Crisis

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.

  10 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.

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