2019 Presidency: APC governors pledge support for Buhari

2019 Presidency: APC governors pledge support for Buhari

Even as President Muhammadu Buhari was yet to formally declare interest in the 2019 presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) governors on the party platform has pledged to endorse him for a fresh mandate. More »

New SGF is Babachir Lawal’s cousin, says Junaid Mohammed

New SGF is Babachir Lawal’s cousin, says Junaid Mohammed

A member of the House of Representatives during the Second Republic, Dr Junaid Muhammed, has revealed that the newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, is a first cousin to Babachir Lawal. More »

Don’t Order Diezani’s Return To Nigeria, EFCC Begs Court

Don’t Order Diezani’s Return To Nigeria, EFCC Begs Court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos not to order the return of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, from the United Kingdom to Nigeria. More »


Allow Igbos To Have Biafra, Northern Youths Tell Osinbajo

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah, Youths from the Northern part of the country have appealed to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to allow a complete separation of the Southeast states presently agitating for biafra republic from the federal republic of Nigeria through

Benue Recruits 4150 Cooks for School Feeding Programme

By George Okoh In Makurdi A total of 4,150 cooks have been recruited in Benue state for the Home Grown School Feeding programme of the Buhari administration. State Focal Person, Benue State Investment Programme and the Senior Special Assistant to

Video: Police Bust Kidnap Gangs Led By A Female Associate Of Gana In Benue

Police have busted two kidnap syndicates in Makurdi and Katsina-Ala local government areas of Benue State, allegedly led by a female associate of wanted militia leader, Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana. The suspects were paraded by the Commissioner of Police, Mr

Biafra Vs Arewa Face Off: The Five Major Issues We Must Not Hide

By Oche Joseph Otorkpa Growing up as a child in Rigiyar Dorowa area of Sokoto was one of the happiest times of my life, opposite our house were the native Hausa/ Fulani hosts while on our sides were the non-natives

Bill for establishment of Federal University, Otukpo passes first reading

By Yemi Itodo A Bill for an Act to establish Federal University of Health Sciences, Otukpo, Benue State, on Tuesday, passed first reading at the Nigerian Senate. The Bill, which is being sponsored by former President of the Senate, Dr.

24 Boko Haram Members Disguised As Herdsmen Arrested In Auchi – Monarch

Aliru Momoh, the Otaru of Auchi Kingdom, in Edo, on Monday announced the arrest of 24 suspected Boko Haram members in the community by the Nigerian Army. The monarch disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN)

Updated! Tragedy As Police Officer From Orokam, Ogbadibo, Benue State Shot Self, Wife and Maid

A police officer simply identified as Sargeant Thomas Agada  this morning in Masaka, Nasarawa State, shot his wife, maid and himself. He and his wife are said to hail from Orokam district in Ogbadibo Local Government area of Benue state while his

From The Archives: Franc Utoo: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

  By Iorliam’Amo Shija Although Frank Fagah Utoo who is known simply as Franc Utoo is also another major beneficiary of the Makurdi students union movement that began in the early part of this century, the biggest beneficiaries of the


Benue State Government is to commence mock table payment of workers salaries this week. State Deputy Governor,Engineer Benson Abounu announced this on Tuesday while briefing News Men on the outcome of the sensitisation meeting between the State salary verification Committee


Chairman, Benue State Independent Electoral Commission (BSIEC), Dr John Tsuwua has declared that the ruling All Progressive Party (APC) in Benue State has won all the 23 chairmanship and 276 councilor slots. The local government election held on Saturday across

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