Monday, August 15, 2022

Benue State

August 1, 2022

Police nab another Kuje prison escapee in Niger

“He confessed that he escaped from the custodial facility during the attack along with other inmates.”

Niger State Police commissioner
August 1, 2022

Benue PDP chieftain defects to PRP

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue, Philip Wuhe, has defected to the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP).

August 1, 2022

Honey Badgers pip Gallant Queens

Honey Badgers of Makurdi on Sunday in Abuja defeated the Gallant Queens women’s football club of Zaria 1-0 in the ongoing 2022 Aiteo Federation Cup women’s competition.

Aiteo Cup
July 29, 2022

Court remands 50-year-old Benue farmer over alleged murder

The farmer is being charged with criminal conspiracy, causing grievous hurt and culpable homicide.

Court room
July 15, 2022

It’s difficult to control sex in Benue IDP camps; 80 babies born in 7 months: SEMA

The SEMA boss said that most of the IDPs were staying with their partners and this accounted for the high number of births recorded in the camps.

July 11, 2022

Lobi Stars FC pip visiting Wikki Tourists 3-2

“Before I came to Lobi Stars, 80 per cent of those I contacted for advice did not want me to take the risk.”

Kano Pillars vs Wikki Tourists
July 9, 2022

Nigerian-born filmmaker Julius Onah named director of Captain America 4

Julius is born in Makurdi, Benue state to late Nigerian ambassador Adogah Onah.

Julius Onah
June 29, 2022

PDP asks court to disqualify Catholic priest, other APC candidates in Benue

The plaintiffs urged the court to compel INEC not to accept, recognise or publish the names of the APC candidates.

PDP and APC
June 27, 2022

Dakkada FC lose 0-1 to Lobi Stars

Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi on Sunday defeated visiting Dakkada FC of Uyo 1-0 in match day 35 fixture of the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

June 20, 2022

1.5 million people in Benue IDP camps: Official

Gabriel Nyitse, chief of staff to Governor Samuel Ortom, says 1.5 million persons are in various internally displaced peoples (IDPs) camps in Benue.

Samuel Ortom, IDPs in Benue