Category Archives: Opinion

The Battle For Benue

  By Ede Ogaba Ede A big spectacular event is playing out itself in Benue state; the land of great visionaries, politics, intricate dance steps and mouth-watering pounded yam. It’s a battle of wits; a fight between a decrepit, decadent

Ado LG: The Garden of Eden In Decay

By Nelson Ogbu Ado local government area of Benue State is unarguably one of the local government areas in the state that has over the years failed to break away from the shackles of underdevelopment despite its abundant natural and

The Equitable Zoning Decision In Ogbadibo APC Must Stand

By Hon. Eloyi Ogbe I have followed with keen interest all events proceeding and preceding the zoning of the Chairmanship position of Ogbadibo Local Government Council. Just yesterday, the leadership of our party, the APC met in Otukpo and finally

Nigerians Are Their Own Worst Enemies

By Emmanuel Eche-Ofun John Nigerians are their worst enemies. We always look out for the slightest opportunity to extort and bleed one another to death. We are naturally wicked and mean to one another. If a government is irresponsible, mindless and

Suswam: Yesterday’s Emperor, Today’s fugitive

By African Pickin A mild drama occurred at the post-inauguration Luncheon hosted in honour of the new Governor of Benue State Chief Dr Samuel Ortom at the Banquet Hall of Government House Makurdi on May 29 2015. As guests arrived,

Edo 2016: War Within The APC; To Win Or Lose?

By Prince Kelly O. Udebhulu. To me, with the number of aspirants already jostling for the ticket of the All Progressives Congress ahead of the September 10th, 2016 gubernatorial election in Edo State, it is clear the real battle is

The Onslaught Against Benue State Continues Even Under Ortom

By Abraham Orkuma The hope and aspirations of Benue people have been dashed by a clueless and incompetent leader . Excuses have taken the place of performance in Ortom led government. Ortom, with due respect to him, has been very

Fulani Herdsmen Terrorism: PMB Is Not The Main Problem Of Idoma and Tiv People, Ortom Is.

By Ed Onmata Emmanuel In a human setting, people must blame someone for every irremediable calamity. But most often, those apportioned the blame are not the actual culprits. That’s the case of PMB in Agatu/Tiv massacre. The perennially sporadic massacre

APC Benue Chapter – Before It Is Too Late

By Elder Noah McDickson The announcement in some electronic media calling on the public to disregard an online publication credited to me is a strong indication that the party leadership in the state is riding on the bicycle of arrogance

Poor Environmental Condition In Cross River State

By Prince Thomas Abi Jr A few years ago Cross River State used to be the neatest and cleanest city in Nigeria. Calabar the State capital was the envy of many states. She was the role model for other states

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