After three years of legal battle over a legislative seat in the Benue House of Assembly, the Appeal Court in Makurdi on Friday gave judgment in favour of Joseph Boko and ordered the immediate sack of Benjamin Nungwa, the occupant of the…
Benue State House of Assembly
Benue House of Assembly has approved the sum of N3.5 billion loan request by Governor Samuel Ortom.
Ortom stated this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, in Makurdi, the state capital, on Wednesday
A Makurdi High Court on Monday restrained the new Speaker, Benue House of Assembly, Titus Uba, from conducting sittings
In an article by Senator Babafemi Ojudu, the Political Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari in the Office of the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Presidency insinuated and said Saraki had been working with the likes of retired…
In a brief speech when they met Ortom at the Government House, Makurdi, Secondus described the impeachment plot initiated by eight members of the Benue State legislature as “an act of illegality” and urged Nigerians to rise against it
The Presidency has condemned attempts in some quarters to drag the name of President Muhammadu Buhari into the on-going political saga in Benue State House of Assembly.
The anti-graft agency said some of the cash withdrawals were made in bits of N10 million over the counter
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condemned what he termed the awkward political development in Benue State where some lawmakers, aided and abetted by the Nigeria Police Force, came together to illegally occupy the Benue State House…
In a statement jointly signed by their aides in charge of media, Yusuph Olaniyonu and Turaki Hassan, Saraki and Dogara also called on President Muhammadu Buhari to call the police to order and stop them being used to achieve political…
The policemen had last week also stormed the Assembly, with lawmakers who are pro-Governor Ortom jumping the fence to enter the House
Members of Benue State House of Assembly on Friday scaled the high perimeter fence surrounding the Assembly Complex and jumped into the premises in an attempt to hold a parliamentary session.
The governor, whose appearance was in obedience to a summon issued on Tuesday, told the law makers that 18 local government areas were hit by the incessant attacks that had claimed several lives and displaced “close to a million”.
Its chairman, Adoga Onah, who announced this during plenary, said it made the discovery in the course of its oversight duty to the board.
The pan-Tiv traditional institution predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari would not score any vote if he seeks re-election in 2019
The Chairman, Committee on Education, Ngunan Addingi, had said the state needed a legal framework that would aid in the eradication of examination malpractice