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…
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the women who wore black attires were chantting songs and carrying placards with various inscriptions.
Ortom stated this on Tuesday in Makurdi, when members of Nigeria Labour Congress, Trade Union Congress and other sister unions visited him to register their support for the upward review of wages.
Dr Godwin Tijani, Chairman, National Ad hoc Committee on Gender Violence and other Related Issues of NMA, made the call in a statement in Lokoja on Saturday.
Adum also former commissioner for Commerce and Industry in Ebonyi spoke at a news conference in Abakaliki on Friday.
The National Inland Waterways Authority on Friday confirmed that 11 died in the boat mishap that occurred on River Bukuru in Benue State and not 18 as earlier reported by a section of the media.
Aernyi told newsmen that he got details of the incident on Thursday in his office in Makurdi through the Secretary, Buruku River Workers’ Union, Samuel Nakombo.
The Benue State Deputy Governor, Benson Abounu, who represented Governor Samuel Ortom, delivered the amount when he led a high powered delegation to Ebonyi State Government House, Abakaliki on Wednesday to condole with the State over the…
The military operation is responsible for maintaining peace and order in the three states currently facing threats of insurgency.
The statement, which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Makurdi, recalled that Benue people voted overwhelmingly for former presidents Shehu Shagari and Umaru Musa Yar’Adua in 1979, 1983 and 2007 respectively.
The Operation Whirl Stroke said its troops killed three suspected boys of militia leader, Terwase Akwaza aka Gana in Zaki Biam, Ukum Local Government Area of Benue.
The Commander, Operation Whirl Stroke, Maj.-Gen. Adeyemi Yekini, said the military operation had facilitated the return of 145,000 Internally Displaced Persons to their homes. in Benue, Taraba and parts of Nasarawa states.
The air chief gave the assurance on Friday in Agatu while inaugurating the Quick Response Wing of the Air Force.