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Osinbajo Lays Foundation Stone For N200bn Industrial Park In Edo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday laid the foundation stone of a N200 billion Industrial Park in Iyanomo community, Benin, Edo State. Osinbajo said at the event that when established, the park would create 170,000 direct and indirect jobs and

Police intercept 1,427 live ammunition in Benue

The Police in Benue said they had intercepted 1,427 cartridges of 5.56 mm live ammunition along Makurdi -Lafia road. The Police Spokesman  in the state, ASP Moses Yamu, told newsmen on Friday in Makurdi that the ammunition were concealed in

BENUE SOUTH SENATORIAL ZONE ENDORSE ORTOM FOR 2019.

By comrade Abel Ankeli The people of Benue South Senatorial Zone have called on Governor Ortom and his Deputy, Eng. Abounu for continuity in office come 2019. The footage protest March commenced from IBB Square through some major street in

We Hope To Accommodate 1000 Children This Year – Igoche Mark, CEO Mark “D Ball

The annual MARK D’BALL BASKETBALL tournament which holds between the 26th to 31st December of every year in Otukpo, Benue State, Nigeria, will resume this year with greater pomp and style. Recall the last year’s event was painfully and regrettably

IF I’M TO CONTEST BEYOND 2019, ABOUNU WILL STILL BE MY DEPUTY – ORTOM

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has said if he was allowed by the constitution to contest governorship ten times, Engr. Benson Abounu would still be his choice for Deputy. The Governor spoke today at the Benue People’s House, Makurdi

Drama As Police Withdraws 90-count Charge Against Peace Corps Boss, Akoh

By Yemi Itodo   In a dramatic turn of event, the Nigerian Police, on Wednesday, withdrew the 90-count charge instituted against the National Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Amb (Dr.) Dickson Akoh.   The 90-count charge filed

ANTI GRAZING BILL: APC Chieftain Chief Godwin Acha faults Barr Ameh Madaki’s interview on Channels

Idoma born APC chieftain and business man Chief Godwin Acha Ogbole have accused Barr Ameh Madaki of been “oblivious of the unprovoked carnage by the so called Fulani herdsmen” Chief Godwin Acha while reacting from his base in the United

Federal University of Health Sciences, Otukpo a done deal_Sen. Jibrin Barau

Members of the Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND have declared the bill for the establishment of Federal University of Health Sciences, Otukpo a done deal. Chairman of the committee, Sen. Jibrin Barau gave this assurance on Monday at

ORTOM BOOSTS FIGHT AGAINST CRIME WITH MORE VEHICLES, MOTORCYCLES

Governor Samuel Ortom has secured more vehicles and motorcycles to boost the fight against crime in the state. He made the announcement today during a joint meeting with Livestock and Community Volunteer Guards to enhance their operations stating that the

Atiku, Akinwunmi Ambode, Dickson Akoh, Others To Be Honoured By Emmanuel Eche-Ofun John Led GRAFO

An Abuja-based Non-Governmental Organization, Graduate Foundation (GRAFO), has concluded plans to honour some Nigerians and institutions for their youths-empowerment efforts in 2017. The event tagged, ‘Jobs Providers Award’, is an annual event organized by the Foundation to appreciate individuals and

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