The Returning Officer for the primaries, Bode Ojomu announced the result of the election Wednesday in Makurdi, the capital city.
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The passage of the bill followed a clause by clause consideration of the report of the House Standing Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources during plenary.
Ortom asked for approval to take the loan to cushion the effect of repayment of bailout funds collected in 2015 and 2016.
The Speaker of the assembly, Titus Uba, disclosed this on Monday in Makurdi during the valedictory session to mark its dissolution.
Grace Ucha, mother of Terkaa Ucha, member, Benue State House of Assembly, has been kidnapped, the Police Command in Benue has confirmed.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Adanyi tendered his resignation on Tuesday via a letter dated April 10, and addressed to the clerk of the house.
The Benue House of Assembly has extended the suspension of three Local Government Area Chairmen by three months over alleged misappropriation of public funds and gross misconduct.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue on Tuesday in Makurdi swore in Acting Chairmen for six local governments, following the suspension of the affected area’s chairmen by the State House of Assembly.
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 seat.
Stephen Tsav, former Speaker, Benue House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressive Congress.
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 General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, the Nigeria Police, Department of State Services and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
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 of Assembly and serve impeachment notice to Governor Samuel Ortom.
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 purposes
The policemen had last week also stormed the Assembly, with lawmakers who are pro-Governor Ortom jumping the fence to enter the House