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President Buhari Writes Open Letter To NASS As Seraki Summons IGP, Idris Over Benue Killings

President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the National Assembly stating that it was incorrect to to say that he had not done anything about the Benue killings. Also the Senate President Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed the Senate Committee on Police and Intelligence to summon the Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris […]

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NNPC Staff, Seven Others Killed By Suspected Herdsmen In Benue, Nasarawa

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed that suspected herdsmen may have killed a staff of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) working on a pipeline along the border of Benue and Nasarawa States in Guma Local Government Area. Similarly, the Nasarawa State Police Command yesterday confirmed the killing of seven persons by unidentified gunmen […]

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Government Closes 2,219 Schools Over Poor Standards In Benue State

The Benue State Government has closed down 2, 219 secondary schools over poor standards. The State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Dannis Ityavyar, made this disclosure on Tuesday in Makurdi, the state capital while fielding questions from members of the House of Assembly, who sought explanations over the dwindling standard of education. Ityavyar also […]

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Benuel Killings: The Minister Of Defence Is Part Of The Conspiracy Against Benue – Gov. Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom in an interview reacted to comments credited to Nigeria’s Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali on the invasion of the state and killings by alleged Fulani herdsmen. He maintained that they were an indication that the Minister was part of the conspiracy against Benue State and lots more. Reaction to comments credited to […]

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