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    Politics APC chairman murdered in Benue – Daily Post Nigeria

    Unknown gunmen have reportedly murdered Boniface Okloho, the All Progressives Congress chairman in Ohimini LGA of Benue State. DAILY POST gathered that the late Okoloho was reportedly shot and killed yesterday by some yet-to-be-identified assailants, on his way home from a party function...
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    Politics Federal Court Awards N100 Million Damages To Benue Government Over EFCC Action – The Trent

    A Federal High Court sitting in Makurdi has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, United Bank of Africa, UBA, and Fidelity Bank to jointly pay the sum of N100 million to the Benue State government for freezing its accounts last year. Delivering judgment … Read more via...
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    Politics Atiku Discloses His Priorities For Benue State – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, was at Benue state today to solicit for votes ahead of the forthcoming presidential election scheduled for nextweek Saturday. The former Vice President who was clad in the traditional attire of Benue(Tiv, Idoma &Igede) met...
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    Politics 2019 presidency: What Atiku told Benue people – Daily Post Nigeria

    The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has assured the Benue people that he would ensure adequate security of lives and property, if elected Nigeria’s President..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics 2019 presidency: What Saraki, Secondus, Gov. Ortom told Benue people about Atiku – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has assured Nigerians that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, would “unite Nigerians, provide jobs and end insecurity,” if elected..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Benue youths storm Aper Aku stadium with water, fire to cleanse Buhari’s ‘bad luck’ [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Youths from Benue State on Wednesday stormed the Aper Aku stadium in Makurdi with broom lit with fire to ‘cleanse’ the venue of the All Progressives Congress presidential rally..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Benue belongs to Buhari, says Ortom – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State said, yesterday, that the state belongs to President Muhammadu Buhari. This is even as the president announced that Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, will soon commence drilling for a deeper search for oil and gas in the Benue trough.... Read...
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    Politics 2019 presidency: What Titi Atiku told Benue people about husband, APC – Daily Post Nigeria

    Titi Abubakar, wife of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has said her husband would end frequent clashes between herders and farmers in Benue State. Titi said this yesterday, at the PDP women rally in Makurdi, Benue State capital. She also expressed...
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    Metro David Mark, Ortom, Suswam, Ayu, Moro tackle Akume, Jime in Benue – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The race for who occupies the Benue State Government House come May 29 has gained momentum as the main political parties, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, and their governorship candidates crisscross the state seeking the support and … Read more via...
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    Metro Dangote Gas Explosion Kills 2 Welders In Benue (Photos) – Nairaland

    The worst has happened.Simon & Uzochukwu Egbogu, from Obodo-Okwe in Ikenga Ogidi in idemili North L. G.A of Anambra state have been killed by gas explosion. According to report, the duo are victims of gas tank explosion belonging to Dangote cement... Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Metro Governor Ortom raises fresh alarm over influx of herdsmen into Benue – TODAY.NG

    Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has again raised the alarm over the influx of Fulani herdsmen and their cattle into the state, stressing that at least,15 persons have been killed across four local government areas in the last one week. This is as the Commander, Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS)...
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    Metro Two boys arrested for robbing, rapping a 50-yr-old woman – Laila’s Blog

    Two boys have been arrested by the police for robbing and raping a 50-year-old woman at her home in Zaki Biam, Benue state. Two armed robbery suspects were identified as, Terdue Tivkaa, 20 and Tarvershima Fazanga..... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get...
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    Metro Faces Of Deadly Armed Robbers Who Operate In Military Uniforms (Photos) – Tori News

    Faces of deadly armed robbers operating in military uniforms apprehended by security operatives have been revealed. The Benue Police Command has paraded 17 suspects over alleged robbery..... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics I will not probe Ortom if elected Benue governor – APC candidate – Pulse Nigeria

    He said that the task of fixing the state’s damaged economy and public infrastructure ... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro How APC was thorn in my flesh – Benue Gov. Ortom – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a thorn in his flesh. Ortom made the disclosure at Obagaji in Agatu LGA on Monday at the flag-off of his Benue-South …...
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    Metro Benue Governor, Ortom Bags Chieftaincy Title – Naijaloaded

    Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Saturday bagged a Chieftaincy title of the ”Ageva-U-Tyoshin” meaning the protector, barrier and the hedge of the Tyoshin people. The title was bestowed on Ortom by the Tyoshin Traditional Council, Gwer West Local Government.... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Politics Oshiomohole Anoints Akume, Next Senate President – Nairaland News

    Tor Vande-Acka Adams Oshiomhole, All Progressives Congress (APC), National Chairman … Read more via Nairaland News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics I regret voting for Buhari in 2015 – Gov Ortom – Newtelegraph

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has appealed to the Christian community in the state to forgive and forget him for working for the election of President Muhammadu Buhari during the 2015 general election. The governor who disclosed this while interacting with the Christian community during...
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    Metro Farmers-Herders Conflicts: Buhari, Atiku campaign manifestos lack solutions – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigeria may continue to walk a violent tightrope as measures towards addressing the country’s farmers-herdsmen conflict, considered a threat to national survival, are not..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Ochanya, 13-year-old girl allegedly raped by lecturer and son, gets posthumous award – Pulse Nigeria

    Late Ochanya Elizabeth Ogbanje who was allegedly raped to death in Benue State has ... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News