Tag Archives: Benue State

Man Interrogated After Being Caught Having Sex With A Goat In Ekiti

According to The Punch, an apprentice in Ekiti state, Peter David has been apprehended by the Police after being caught making love to a pregnant goat at an uncompleted building in the neighborhood. The Newspaper stated that residents of Owode Quarters in Ado Ekiti were stunned on Wednesday morning following the bleating of the goat…

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FG Announces That The Killer Mysterious Disease In Benue Is Not Ebola, Lassa Fever Or Coronavirus

On Friday February 7 2020, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire stated at a ministerial briefing in Abuja that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is working hard to unravel the mysterious disease that has left many people dead in Benue State. Ehanire who disclosed that the NCDC has activated an Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) to coordinate response activities in…

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You Are Parading A Fake Doctorate Degree – Akume Attacks Ortom

The senator representing Benue North-West Senatorial District, George Akume, and Governor Samuel Ortom have been having a war of words. Akume replied Ortom on Monday, 9th of September at the APC expanded caucus Meeting held in Makurdi. Ortom had expressed his views about Akume in an interview with Saturday PUNCH. Akume however replied by describing Ortom as a…

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Miyetti Allah – Saraki Resign Or We’ll Force You Out

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association on Tuesday warned the President of Senate, Bukola Saraki, to resign his position immediately or be forced to do so. The national coordinator of the association in Benue State, Alhaji Garus Gololo, gave the warning in an interview with a Punch Newspaper correspondent in Makurdi. Gololo said Saraki had…

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Six Persons Remanded Over Killings Of Catholic Priests, Worshippers In Benue

Six persons alleged to have killed two Catholic Church priests and seventeen (17) worshippers at St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Ukpor, Ayar, Mbalom, Gwer East Local Government in Benue State have been remanded in prison custody by a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Benue State presided over by Isaac Ajim. The attack, which occurred a few weeks…

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Buhari Did Not Give Us Hope – Benue Government Declares

Three days after President Muhammadu Buhari visited Benue State, the state government has said the visit did not rekindle any hope in the people. This was disclosed by the Special Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom on Media and ICT, Mr Tahaz Agerzua, on Thursday during his appearance on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. “We appreciate the…

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Benue Killings: Ortom Appears Before Senate Panel

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has appeared before the Senate Panel Investigating the killings by herders in Benue state. The Governor, who has indicted the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, over his alleged culpability in the security crisis in the state, appeared before the joint Senate Committee on Police Affairs; and…

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‘Mysterious Snake’ Will Not Go Unpunished – JAMB Declares

The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has said that it won’t spare the “mysterious snake” which allegedly took N36 million from its vault in Benue state. This was revealed by Fabian Benjamin, Spokesman of the examination body, in a statement issued on Tuesday. According to The Will, one Philomina Chieshe, a sales clerk, had…

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