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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Students, lecturers, residents flee Katsina-Ala as militants continue attacks – Newtelegraph

    Scores of students of the College of Education (COE) Katsina-Ala in Katsina-Ala local government area of Benue have continued to flee the area in large numbers following the outbreak of hostilities by suspected armed local militants. The militants have visited mayhem on communities in the area...
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    Metro Bloody Easter as gunmen kill 11 worshippers in Benue – Vanguard News

    Eleven persons were reportedly killed and many unaccounted for in a Good Friday attack by gunmen on worshippers returning from church at Tse-Aye and Tse-Ngibo, Ikurav Tiev in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue State. Bloody Easter as gunmen kill 11 worshippers in Benue … Read more...
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    Metro Tears, as five dies in Benue – Vanguard News

    It was a sorrowful weekend in Benue State following the drowning of a medical student and another student of Benue State University, Makurdi in River Benue.... Read more via Vanguard News – http://bit.ly/2Zd4dUM Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Herdsmen kill 25 persons in Benue – 100 houses burnt – Newtelegraph

    Suspected Fulani herdsmen in connivance with the Jukun militia attacked the Vaase and Jootar communities all in Ukum local government area of Benue state leaving at 25 people mostly farmers dead.... Read more via Newtelegraph – http://bit.ly/2uWB16E Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Young Girl Badly Injured After A Man Molest Her Over S*x – OluFamous.Com

    A 17-year-old girl named Ochanya Samson from Benue state, has been left seriously injured after she was molested and assaulted by a man in Abuja. According to Bakia Thomas, the teenage girl has gone through pros-titution and r*pe in a bid to survive after it was claimed that her … Read more...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why APC ‘Rigging Machine’ Collapsed In Benue – Ortom Reveals – Naijaloaded

    The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has given reasons the people of the state voted him for a second term. Ortom said people of the state voted for him because they opted for truth and rejected falsehood and propaganda by the All Progressives Congress, APC.... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Politics Benue APC rejects Ortom’s victory, heads to tribunal – Pulse Nigeria

    The Benue chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has rejected the outcome of the Governorship election declared on Sunday, in favour of Gov Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The party said in a statement on Sunday in Makurdi that the results did … Read more via...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INEC Confirms Shooting Of Its Officer In Benue – Naijaloaded

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has confirmed the shooting of one of it’s officials in Benue state. According to the electoral body, Mrs C.D Tuluen, the collation officer for Gboko Local government area of the state, was shot on her … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ortom Prostrates In Church As He Defeats APC To Win 2nd Term As Benue Governor – OluFamous.Com

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and his wife on Sunday dedicated his victory to God at their church – Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) – opposite Judges’ Quarters in the state capital. He prostrated at the alter while appreciating God for his victory… Invest In Social Force …...
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    Politics How Ortom won Benue guber with 434,473 votes – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been officially declared winner of the gubernatorial election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on March 3 and the follow up supplementary election of March 23 after polling … Read...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Benue Collation Officer Shot While En Route To INEC Headquarters – Sahara Reporters

    Comfort Dooshima, the Gboko Local Government Collation Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has been shot by unknown gunmen in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. The University of Agriculture professor was on her way to the INEC headquarters in Makurdi to present...
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    Metro Benue REC confirms attack on INEC convoy – P.M. News

    The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC)for Benue, Dr Nentawe Yilwatda, has confirmed the attack on the commission’s convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. Yilwatda told Journalists in the early hours of Sunday at the INEC headquarters Makurdi, that the …...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Benue REC confirms attack on INEC convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road – Premium Times Nigeria

    The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Benue, Nentawe Yilwatda, has confirmed the attack on the commission’s convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. Mr Yilwatda told journalists in the early hours of Sunday at the INEC headquarters Makurdi, that the...
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    Politics Benue: Suspected herdsmen strike in Ortom LGA, kill 10 – Daily Post Nigeria

    Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have reportedly killed 10 people in a fresh attack on Tser Uoreleegeb community of Ubabai council ward in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. Guma is the country home of Samuel Ortom, the state governor. The gunmen were said to have … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business FG renews appointment of FMC Makurdi director – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of Peteru Inunduh as the Medical Director (MD), Federal Medical Centre, Makurdi, Benue State. According to a press statement signed by a spokesperson of the Federal Ministry of Health, Boade Akinola, on Tuesday, Mr Inunduh’s appointment...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Dino Melaye heads PDP’s list of polling agents for Benue re-run – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    The Peoples DemocraticnParty in Benue State have chosen a strong list of polling unit agents for the March 23 governorship re-run in the state. The party named Senator Dino Melaye, former Senate president, David Mark..... Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – https://ift.tt/2HAhnF4 Get More...
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    Politics Ortom Reacts As INEC Declares Benue Election Inconclusive – Naijaloaded

    Governor Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to declare the Saturday’s governorship election in the state as inconclusive. We report that Prof Sebastian Maimako, the Returning Officer … Read...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics “Why We Declared Benue Governorship Election Inconclusive” – INEC – Naijaloaded

    The Independent National Electoral Commission has explained why it declared the Saturday’s governorship election in Benue State inconclusive. Announcing the decision on Monday, the Returning Officer, Prof Sebastian Maimako, announced that the... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Politics Benue election result: PDP wins state Assembly seat in Audu Ogbeh’s LG – Daily Post Nigeria

    Patrick Peter Enemari of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won the Ogbadibo State House of Assembly seat. Enemari defeated his close rival, John Ali of the All Progressives Congress, APC.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2Jdsu9A Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics PDP, APC Neck-To-Neck In Early Benue Polls Results – Tori News

    The assistant presiding officer at the polling unit, Irga Samuel, said the exercise went on without any hitches. Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2Tv9qYU -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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