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In Benue People Are Ranched Instead Of Cattle – APC’s Jime

All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Benue, Emmanuel Jime said people have been the ones ranched instead of cattle, under Governor Samuel Ortom’s anti-open grazing law. Jime stated this during a live “True-Talk Benue Gubernatorial Debate 2019” monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi. He said that the implementation of the […]

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Benue Ridicules APC’s Allegation Of Plot To Compromise INEC

Benue State government has dismissed as unfounded, baseless and evil, allegations by All Progressives Congress, APC, that Governor Samuel Ortom set aside huge sum of money to compromise staff of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to win re-election. APC in the state had, through its Publicity Secretary, Mr. James Ornguga, made the allegation on social […]

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Suspected Herdsmen Kill 16 In Fresh Benue Attack

Sixteen people were killed in a fresh attack on three communities in the Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue State by suspected herdsmen. The suspected herdsmen, who were said to have invaded the communities on Saturday, shot indiscriminately and killed 16 people. The Chairman of Gwer West Local Government, Francis Ayagan, confirmed the attack. […]

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Benue Warns Buhari Govt Ahead Of Elections, Reveals Akume’s Plot

Benue State Government has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of planning to rig the March 9, 2019 Governorship and State Assembly elections. Terver Akase, Governor Samuel Ortom’s Chief Secretary, raised the alarm on Sunday. He said credible information indicated that Senator George Akume, leader of APC in Benue, told his supporters during an exclusive […]

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