Monday, November 28, 2022

Benue

October 27, 2022

After claiming Nigerian ancestry, Meghan Markle donates to flood victims in Bayelsa, Anambra, others

The royal couple’s donation comes through their Archewell Foundation to “help provide relief following devastating floods wreaking havoc in Nigeria.”

October 27, 2022

Kano Pillars, Safety Shooters win to keep handball league title race close 

Defending champions Kano Pillars recorded a comfortable 38-27 victory over Seasider Boys of Lagos on day 4 of the ongoing Prudent Energy Handball Premier League Season 5 phase 2.

Handball
October 26, 2022

Gov Ortom withdraws support for Atiku, accuses him of working against Benue

“It was not correct for a presidential candidate who is seeking to rule the people to say that kind of thing,” Mr Ortom said.

Atiku Abubakar and Samuel Ortom
October 25, 2022

Flooding: Falana wants EFCC to probe FG’s mismanagement of ecological funds

Mr Falana says the mismanagement of the funds, domiciled at the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, was a crime against humanity.

Femi Falana
October 22, 2022

Buhari commiserates with Benue on herder-farmer killings

The president said it was unacceptable for lives to be taken by herdsmen and farmers alike.

President Muhammadu Buhari
October 18, 2022

No going back on BVAS, IReV: INEC

This voter-user verification technology had been deployed in the off-cycle governorship elections in Edo, Osun and Ekiti, adjudged as credible.

BVAS
October 13, 2022

Ortom issues 30-day ultimatum to Buhari regime over weapons for local security outfit

The local security outfit, Community Volunteer Guards, was launched by Mr Ortom in August 2022, to combat bandits pillaging communities in the North-Central state.

Buhari and Ortom
October 13, 2022

Pathetic stories washed up by floods

There’s a spooky sense in which it is true that neither the devastation already recorded nor NiMet’s warning may be the worst thing to happen.

Flood in Nasarawa
October 10, 2022

Customs impounds contraband worth N200 million in Bauchi

The seized items were 542 bags of 50kg of foreign parboiled rice, four sacks containing 165kg of pangolin shells, 487 bags of Urea brand of fertilisers and 250 cartons of pasta.

Nigerian Customs Service seize contraband
October 7, 2022

NSCDC parades eight dealers of adulterated petrol in Anambra

Five of the men arrested were from Nasarawa, two from Benue, and the last from Kwara.

Adulterated petrol