Benue Youths Join #EndSARS Protests, Take Over Main Roads

Benue Youths Join #EndSARS Protests, Take Over Main Roads

Benue Youths Join #EndSARS Protests, Take Over Main Roads. Angry youths numbering hundreds have protested against police brutality in Benue state, The PUNCH reports. The youths on Saturday trooped to the streets of Makurdi, the state capital, to join the #EndSARS protests ongoing in the different parts of the country. Read also: EndSARS: Anonymous Hacks CBN Website The youths gathered…

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Panic As Another Man Commits Suicide In Benue

Panic As Another Man Commits Suicide In Benue

Panic As Another Man Commits Suicide In Benue. Days after a middle-aged man committed suicide, another man identified as Alumun Igbaze has also taken his life in Benue State. Igbaze was found was hanging on a tree at Mbaayilamo community in Buruku Local Government Area of the state on Sunday evening, October 11. Read also: Kaduna Residents Join #ENDSARS Protest…

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INNOBIA Farms: 2face Idibia’s Soya Beans Farm In Benue State

INNOBIA Farms: 2face Idibia’s Soya Beans Farm In Benue State

INNOBIA Farms: 2face Idibia’s Soya Beans Farm In Benue State. 2Baba is now a proud farmer as he shows off his Soya Beans farm in Benue State. Sharing a video of his farmland, Tuface Idibia wrote: Read also: Popular Musician, Adele Shares Stunning Transformation Photos It’s official!!! INNOBIA FARMS.Crops growing healthy nicely. This is the beginning of another chapter .JAH…

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Benue State to recruit 2,300 community police

Benue State to recruit 2,300 community police

BENUE State Security Council has approved the recruitment of 2,300 personnel for the immediate commencement of community policing in the state. The council also approved the recruitment of another set of 460 youths into the state’s Community Volunteer Guards, also known as Vigilante Group, to complement services of the conventional security agencies in the area of intelligence gathering. Read also:…

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COVID-19: Benue State Assembly shut indefinitely

COVID-19: Benue State Assembly shut indefinitely

Covid-19: The Benue State House of Assembly makurdi, has been shut indefinitely to allow members and staff to undergo COVID-19 screening and treatment. The spokesman of the Assembly and House Committee Chairman on Information and Orientation Mr. Tertsea Gbishe who made this known yesterday in Makurdi said the decision to shut the Assembly was arrived at following the sudden spike…

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Troops kills Bandits, Arrest Kidnap Kingpin In Taraba, Benue

The Nigerian Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke in Benue and those in Taraba conjoined and have eliminated four militiamen in Taraba and attested kingpin. Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have eliminated four-armed militiamen at Rafin Kada in Wukari Local Government Area and Yojaa in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, who…

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Nigerians bid to sue Shell in U.K. over oil-pollution

Thousands of Nigerians are asking the U.k. judges to give them permission to sue Royal Dutch Shell Plc in London over environmental damage caused by oil… spills 3,000 miles away in Africa. Lawyers for residents of the crude-rich Niger Delta believe a landmark U.K. Supreme Court ruling last year against a London-based miner should set a precedent. Shell, which has…

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3 killed in suspected Herdsmen attack in Benue

The Nigerian Police force Command in Benue State, on Sunday confirmed that suspected herdsmen attacked and killed three persons at Adama village in Agatu Local Government Area of the state. DSP Catherine Anene, the Benue State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),confirmed the Herdsmen attack in the Adama village in Agatu Local Government a statement in Makurdi the Benue State capital.…

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Benue governor declares 30 days fasting against herdsmen attack

Benue governor declares 30 days fasting against herdsmen attack

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue, has called for 30 days of fasting and intense prayers by the Benue people to seek God’s favour in combating the renewed herdsmen attack in some parts of the state. Ortom made this call on Thursday in Makurdi while interacting with newsmen on the occasion of his 59th birthday. The governor, who regretted the renewed…

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Benue State Starts The Distribution Of Hand Sanitizers And Other

Ortom, Ambode, El-Rufai visit Buhari in Presidential Villa

The Benue State Action Committee on Coronavirus has commenced the distribution of hand sanitizers to the 23 local government areas of the state. A statement by Gover Samuel Ortom’s Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, said the distribution team for Zone A part of the state was led by Commissioner for Water Resources and Environment, Engineer Dondo Ahire; that for Zone…

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NNPC begins oil exploration in Benue, govt. assures safety

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will commence oil exploration in Benue state next month. As the exploration begins, Benue State Government has assured management and staff of security and safety of its staff. Governor Samuel Ortom gave the assurance during a Government House, Makurdi when the NNPC exploration team led by Dorathy Umoetok, Executive Director, Integrated Data Services Limited…

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[PHOTOS]Fire guts Markurdi main Market in Benue

[PHOTOS]Fire guts Markurdi main Market in Benue

A raging inferno has consumed a section of the main market in Markurdi, Benue State with about many shops and goods worth millions of naira destroyed, officials said Tuesday night. There were no immediate reports of casualties, but first responders were said to have been mobilised to the scene. Terver Akase, a Benue government spokesperson, said the fire only touched…

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Benue youths kill notorious criminal “One Man Squad”

Benue youths kill notorious criminal “One Man Squad”

Youths in Gboko Local Government Area of Benue, have reportedly killed a notorious criminal known as “One Man Squad” who before his death allegedly terrorised Gboko community. Spokesman of Benue Police Command, DSP  Catherine Anene, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in a telephone interview in Makurdi. She said that the incident took place…

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Fulani herdsmen storm Agatu again, kills about 16 people

Fulani Gunman

Shooters alleged to be Fulani herdsmen have killed sixteen people in a recent attack on Egbete Community in Usha Local Government Area of Benue State. There have previously been attacks by herdsmen in various communities in the Local Government which has seen hundreds killed and many more maimed since 2016. Meanwhile, this recent attack was reportedly carried out on Wednesday…

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