Governor Samuel Ortom Latest News
After a series of coronavirus tested conducted on him, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue was on Saturday, April 4, declared negative in relation to the disease.
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state and former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, have both tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Governor Samuel Ortom has disclosed that Benue state has recorded its first case of coronavirus. The governor disclosed this during a media briefing in Makurdi.
The Och'Idoma said the conferment of the title to Dickson is focused on further cementing the relationship that exists between the governor, the Izon ethnic group and Benue people.
Governor Samuel Ortom has reacted to the World Bank report which projects that Nigeria could become home to 87 million destitute. He urged Nigerian leaders to take the report seriously instead of dismissing it.
The Benue state commissioner for health and human services, Sunday Ongbabo, said the controversy which occurred in Obi local government area was due to the consumption of the water by the victims.