IPOB warn against Benue recurrence in Abia

IPOB

Indigenous People of Biafra ( IPOB ) has called Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to take decisive action against the rampaging Fulani herdsmen before they wreak any havoc in the state. They also called on Ikpeazu to ensure that what happened in Benue State last week in which 73 people were massacred by theRead More

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Makurdi protest: Ortom appeals for calm

Benue, Ortom

Gov Samuel Ortom on Saturday appealed to protesters in some parts of Makurdi, the state capital, to remain calm and directed security operatives to restore order. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Makurdi residents took to the streets in peacefully protest, over the killings in Guma and Logo local Government councils. Gov. Ortom,Read More

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Makurdi protest: Ortom appeals for calm

Benue, Ortom

Gov Samuel Ortom on Saturday appealed to protesters in some parts of Makurdi, the state capital, to remain calm and directed security operatives to restore order. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Makurdi residents took to the streets in peacefully protest, over the killings in Guma and Logo local Government councils. Gov. Ortom,Read More

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Ekweremadu mourns with Benue

ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu yesterday commiserated with the government and people of Benue State following the mass burial of the victims of  herdsmen attacks. Ekweremadu expressed sadness over the incident and reiterated his call for decetralised policing. This is contained in a statement by the Special Adviser (Media) to the Deputy Senate President,Read More

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FG, other stakeholders urged to find solution to Benue killings to avert famine

Benue

The Federal Government and well meaning Nigerians have been urged to find lasting solution to the incessant killings and destruction in Benue State to avert famine. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the state prides itself as the “Food Basket of the Nation’’ due to decades of huge farming activity by the people.Read More

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Troops arrest 9 members of militia group in Benue

Benue

Troops of 93 Battalion of the Nigerian Army stationed in Takum, Taraba, have arrested nine members of alleged  sponsored armed militia known as Civilian JTF at Arufu, a boundary town between Taraba and Benue. A top military source in Abuja,who confirmed the story to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said that at the timeRead More

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