Governor Samuel Ortom Latest News
In a letter addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari, the leaders of the group of protesters, Mike Msuaan and Solomon Adodo, urged the federal government to move against those allegedly undermining the peace in the state.
Nigerian governors are sending their best wishes to all Muslims in their various states to mark the 2019 Eid-el-Kabir celebrations across Nigeria and in other parts of the world.
The lawmaker who was in the company of the chairman of Okpokwu local government council, Amina Audu, and other stakeholders, met with the traditional rulers, youths, clergy and security agencies.
Justice Abang awarded N100,000 cost in favour of each of the 14 defendants in the case, which he said must first be paid by the plaintiffs before they could take any further steps.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue said no fewer than 81 herdsmen had been convicted and 3,000 cows arrested under the state’s anti-open grazing law.
A clash between youths of Edumoga and Okpoga in Okpokwu local government area of Benue state has reportedly left three persons dead while 8 people lost their lives in a reprisal attack in Taraba state.