The Organising Secretary, All Progressives Congress in Benue, Mark Hanmation, says the party has yet to receive electoral materials for the conduct of its Senatorial primaries across the three senatorial districts in the state.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ortom defeated other three contestants; John Tondo, Paul Orhii and Felix Atume at the primary election.
The aspirants, Dave Iorhembe, Dr. Gabriel Nyitse and Joe Iorapuu, all accepted to step aside in the interest of the party.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Senator Barnabas Gemade who recently defected from the PDP to the SDP, was made SDP’s National Leader.
Some of the IDPs expressed their concerns during the assessment tour of the IDPs camp by ActionAid Nigeria in Makurdi, on Saturday.
Nyitse in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Makurdi expressed readiness for the party’s primaries.
Dankwambo, who is aspiring to be president on the platform of the PDP, made the promise on Friday in Makurdi, during a consultancy visit to Governor Samuel Ortom.
The Benue chapter of the All Progressive Congress said it has completed the distribution of electoral materials to 23 local government areas for its presidential primaries.
Comfort Angula, a retired local government worker, has emerged as the governorship candidate of the National Rescue Movement in Benue.
The National Conscience Party in Benue has endorsed Dr Stephen Akuma as its 2019 governorship flag bearer.
In Nigeria today, when you hear some states, certain things come to mind, automatically: when you hear Borno, you think Boko Haram; you hear Benue, you mind races to herdsmen; and of course, when you think Zamfara, you think of bandits,…
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue said on Saturday that the state was now relatively peaceful since the deployment of troops in various operations to tackle the menace of armed banditry and suspected killer herdsmen.
Terver Akase, the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, stated this in a statement on Thursday in Makurdi.
Oribibi raised the alarm in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Makurdi.
Ahmed Mabudi, the Acting Director-General of Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, said the rumour making rounds about the release of water from the Lagbo Dam by Cameroonian authorities was untrue.
The figures were contained in a statement on Friday by Ortom’s Special Adviser on Media and ICT, That Agerzua.
The Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi, gave the charge on Tuesday at the Government House, Abakaliki, when he received in audience a Board member representing South East in the NBC, Ugonna…
Ortom said in Markudi that since the creation of the state in 1976, a woman had not been appointed as its Head of Service.
The Benue State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party at the weekend resolved that the North Central Zone should produce the next president of the country because it has experienced, competent and qualified aspirants seeking the position.