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COVID-19: Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom, goes into isolation again

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has embarked on self isolation after one of his Permanent Secretaries and his entire family members tested positive for COVID-19. The...

Three medical doctors, two others, contact COVID-19 in Benue

Three medical doctors, two drivers and another health worker, have tested positive to COVID-19, in the line of responding and managing COVID-19 patients in Benue. The...

Troops neutralize bandits in Benue, recover arms, ammunition

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke under Operation Accord have raided suspected bandit hideouts around Ginde area of Saghev Council Ward of Guma LGA of Benue State....

NAF officers test positive for COVID-19

Two officers of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) have tested positive for COVID-19 in Makurdi, Benue State. Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom announced this while releasing...

Benue approves new minimum wage

Benue state is set to commence payment of the newly approved minimum wage for workers in the state. This is coming after the state governor; Samuel Ortom approved the...

Appeal Court nullifies election of Benue Assembly Deputy Speaker

Justice I. G. Mbaba, of the Court of Appeal sitting in Makurdi, the Benue State capital has dismissed the separate appeals filed by the PDP and Christopher Adaji for...

Over 1,400 Killed By Gunmen Within Six Months In Nigeria – UN

The UN Country Director, Edward Kallon says over 1,400 people have been killed as a result of kidnapping and banditry within a period of six months. Speaking at a...

Benue begins sale of subsidized fertilizer

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has approved the commencement of 2019 sale and distribution of fertiliser to farmers at the subsidized rate of N,4000 per bag. Ortom,...