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The State produces enough food stuff that can not only feed its estimated states 4,253,641 population, according to 2006 census figures but also `export’ to different parts of the country.

The state was created in 1976 among the seven states created at that time. The state derives its name from the Benue River which is the second largest river in Nigeria after the River Niger.

The Benue State University is a tertiary institution located in Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. Established in 1992, the university offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various fields of study. Despite criticism that the university is more like a glorified high school than a tertiary institution, it has continued to produce graduates who are making significant contributions in various fields both within Nigeria and on the international scene. The university is committed to providing quality education and research opportunities to its students and has continued to evolve to meet the changing needs of the society it serves.

Information and Communication Technologies have become integral to modern life and are transforming various aspects of our society. Be it at work places, business, education, interaction, entertainment and even the way we manage our social lives, ICT plays salient roles. In fact, governments, individuals, and organizations recognize ICT as a catalyst for positive change, as it has the potential to drive economic growth, improve access to education and healthcare, enhance communication and collaboration, and address various global challenges.