Category Archives: BENUE

88 years of Motherhood: A tribute to late Princess Theresa Agada Eko

By Comrade Okpokwu Ogenyi In fulfilment of the scriptures, which says there is time for everything under heaven, a time to born and a time to die, Mama Theresa Agada answered the supreme call at age 88. A great grand

Mark d Ball Unveils activities leading up to 2016 Event

The Mark Sports Foundation (MSF), promoters of the annual Mark‘d’Ball tournament, have kick started activities towards the successful hosting of this year’s sports- meets-entertainment fiesta. This annual event which often features male and female basketball teams drawn from Benue, Nigeria

IDOMA: A land of wasted talents and uncelebrated celebrities (Part 1)

By Yemi Itodo As the heading suggests, I shall go straight to the point and in this first episode, I shall take us through the life and career of Evang. Peter Owoicho Otulu, the man who midwife the modern Idoma

Fulani Terrorist Herdsmen: Treat Benue As North East, Governor Tells Buhari

Given the scale of the displacement of communities, the destruction of properties, and loss of human lives in Benue state arising from attacks by suspected Fulani herdsmen on farmers, as well as the similarity in the destructions that occurred in

Och’Idoma Expresses Support For The Amended Chieftaincy Law Of Benue

The Och’ Idoma, HRM, Agabaidu, Dr.Elias Ikoyi Obekpa, who is  the Vice Chairman, Benue State Council of Chiefs expressed support for the Amended Chieftaincy Law of Benue recently passed by the Benue State House of Assembly and assented by the

Benue: Farmer Arrested In Apa-Agila For Taking His Friend’s Five Year Old Son To Abuja For Sale

The Benue Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old farmer, Unogwu Agbese, who allegedly abducted his friend’s five-year-old son to sell off in Abuja. Parading the suspect in Markudi, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Moses Yamu said the suspect was

Benue Ready For Ethanol Project – Ortom

By Tahav Agerzua Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, today disclosed that the state was ready to receive the core investors preparatory for the take off of the Ethanol project in the state. He made the disclosure in Abuja during a

National Association Of Idoma Students Condemns Attack On Its President And Director Of Socials

We would only respond to the attack on the President and Director of Socials by some misguided elements in the spirit of our continuous struggle against oppression and vices. While we question the originality and authenticity of the fake scam

Benue: Contractor Fails To Report For Work On The Construction Of A Block Of 3 Classrooms At Edikwu, APA LGC

The Edikwu community of Apa Local Government Area has cried out to Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom, to come to their aid as the contractor assigned to construct a block of 3 classrooms in LGEA Primary School Olijamu Edkiwu seemed to have

God Will Help Me To Pay Workers Salaries – Ortom

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says his administration will soon overcome the challenges of non-payment workers’ salaries in the state, with the help of God. Ortom expressed the hope when he met with the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian

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