Category Archives: Opinion

MINORITY ETHNIC GROUPS AND THE NATIONAL QUESTION:- Part one; by Nathaniel Okpeh

When Nigeria is been discussed the impression one gets is that the country is seamlessly divided between the North made up of Hausas, the West made up of Yorubas and the East made up of the Igbos. What a fallacy

MINORITY ETHNIC GROUPS AND THE NATIONAL QUESTION :- Part Two by Nathaniel Okpeh

On our on-going series, today I will like to delve into the situation of those ethnic groups that many have not heard about. In doing this I will case-file 4 states where these groups are located. The states are, Benue,

AGATU MASSACRE CONTINUES, HOW LONG SHALL WE LOOK ON? By: Samuel Ogbole

I witnessed mass movement of people from Agatu to Otukpo town and surrounding villages with mind blowing accounts of how Fulani Herdsmen prey on them at will without any form of resistance from any corner. A woman, while crying and

Agatu Massacre:Mark tasks security to fish out the culprits, wants Benue, Nasarawa joint commission

Worried President of the Senate Senator David Mark over the massacre of his constituents in Agatu local government area of Benue state has tasked security operatives to leave no stone unturned to fish out the assassins and bring them to

THE PARODY OF TRAGEDY IN AGATU LGA OF BENUE STATE by Victor Alechenu Eimonye

NIGERIA. Agatu is a Local Government that’s located in the Western part of Zone C (The Idoma Nation) of Benue State. The Agatu People are kind and peace loving beings. They are predominantly Farmers and a very stronghold of Idoma

THE STORY OF BENUE STATE: A Lesson For All Nigerians By Elvis Iyorngurum.

The story of Suswam in our state in one of unmitigated disaster. He came to destroy everywhere. We will not reward him this time by letting cover his tracks with his imposition. The right thing to do is to vote

Buhari and the Lion of Bourdillon By Femi Aribisala

ONE month ago, the APC had whipped its supporters into frenzy in believing it is bound to win an election it really has no chance of winning. In truth, if the election had been conducted then for chairman of the

Why the Western Media is attributing Nigeria’s military success over Boko Haram to “Mercenaries” by Moses Ebe Ochonu

I sense a very sinister and hypocritical machination on the part of the Western media to use the trope of “mercenaries” to tarnish the accomplishments of Nigerian troops and those of the neighboring countries who are dealing a military blow

What is killing commissioners in Gabriel Suswam Government?

Why are commissioners dying in Suswam’s government? Wetin de happen? The governor himself is worried oh.  Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue state today said he’s tired of burying his commissioners. The Governor made the statement Tse-Chia in Buruku, Buruku Local

BENUE IS A LAND OF THIRST IN THE PRESENCE OF WATER

This piece which we share with you below was written in 2014. It is still topical and is symptomatic of the state of Benue State in the hands of his ‘Excellency’ Gabriel Torwua Suswam. He came in with a lot

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