Thursday, September 29, 2022

Benue

September 27, 2022

Police rescue four kidnap victims in Benue

The kidnappers abandoned their victims and escaped into a nearby forest, following a confrontation from security operatives.

Benue Commissioner of Police, Wale Abass
September 27, 2022

Wike: Ortom backs Ayu to remain as PDP chairman

Mr Ortom, who shares the same caucus with Governor Nyesom Wike, backtracked on the collective position of the group demanding the removal of Mr Ayu.

Governor Samuel Ortom and Governor Nyesom Wike
September 25, 2022

Niger Flood: Each affected household gets N1,875, other relief items

The HYPPADEC boss said that the gesture was part of efforts by the commission to alleviate the sufferings of the affected people.

Flood
September 19, 2022

Address injustice meted out to Wike, Ortom tells PDP leadership

The Benue State governor said that “Wike stood and supported the party, and he should be given due attention.”

September 11, 2022

NiMet predicts rainfall, thunderstorms across Nigeria; flooding most likely in North

According to the agency, the northern and North-Central parts of the country are still at high risk of floods.

Rainfall
September 10, 2022

NSCC, NGF, WHO partner on integrated healthcare for older persons

In an interview on Saturday, the director-general, NSCC, Emem Omokaro, said the collaboration involved training community health extension workers.

Old people
September 2, 2022

Nigerian passports cheaper in northern Nigeria compared to southern counterpart

In a post on its official Twitter handle on Thursday, the Service claims that the noticed cost disparity is facilitated by the different passport regimes being concurrently run at its offices.

Nigerian passports
August 31, 2022

Court fixes October 4 to hear Benue IDPs’ disenfranchisement suit against INEC 

The plaintiffs had dragged INEC before the court over an attempt to deny them the opportunity to partake in the just-concluded Continuous Voter Registration.

Benue IDPs/INEC
August 29, 2022

FRSC commander charges personnel to be civil, courteous to road users

He stressed the need for improved patrol activities with zero tolerance for corruption by officers.

FRSC
August 24, 2022

2023: APC guber candidate pacifies aggrieved members in Benue

“It is imperative for Father Alia to intensify the personal efforts he has been making to bridge any perceived gap between him and the aggrieved members.”

Hyacinth Alia; APC