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Benue Security Council Okays Establishment Of Homeland Security

Benue Security Council Okays Establishment Of Homeland Security

The Benue State Security Council has approved that a Bureau of Homeland Security be established in the state, to coordinate and liaise between the office of the governor and the security agencies, for immediate responses…

Gunmen Kill Six, Raze Buildings In Benue

Gunmen Kill Six, Raze Buildings In Benue

Gunmen on Wednesday attacked Ayati and Borikyo communities in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State. New Telegraph gathered that six residents were killed and several others wounded in the attack. According to local sources,…

Tension In Benue As LG Chair Stops Thanksgiving Service In Honour Of Akume

Tension In Benue As LG Chair Stops Thanksgiving Service In Honour Of Akume

The Caretaker Chairman of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State, Hon. Unongu Simon, has halted the thanksgiving service organised in honour of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Sen. Dr George Akume,…

Three Suspected Kidnappers Arrested In Benue

Three Suspected Kidnappers Arrested In Benue

The Benue State Community Volunteer Guards (BCVG) on Monday said its arrested three alleged kidnappers in Otukpo, the headquarters of Otukpo Local Government Area of the State. New Telegraph gathered that the alleged kidnappers were…

Ten Killed, Many Missing In Benue Communities Clash

Ten Killed, Many Missing In Benue Communities Clash

In a renewed Benue State communities clash, no fewer than ten persons have been reportedly killed, 18 houses burnt, and many individuals missing when Aila youths allegedly stormed nearby Omukwidi and Edeje communities in Agatu…

Benue Assembly Repeals Life Pension Law For Ex-Govs

Benue Assembly Repeals Life Pension Law For Ex-Govs

The Benue State House of Assembly on Monday repealed the life pension law for former governors and their deputies in the state. New Telegraph reports that the Benue State life pension law is meant to…

Herdsmen Attack: Benue Govt To Launch State-Owned Security Outfit

Herdsmen Attack: Benue Govt To Launch State-Owned Security Outfit

The Governor of Benue State, Hyacinth Alia, on Tuesday, said the state government will launch its own local security outfit before the end of May 2024. Governor Alia who spoke during the All Progressives Congress…

Benue Govt To Reopen Schools Of Nursing

Benue Govt To Reopen Schools Of Nursing

Benue State Governor, Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Alia, on Sunday, announced the reopening of nursing schools in the state for safer medical and health practices. Governor Alia made the announcement while speaking at the thanksgiving service…

Gunmen Kill Farmers In Fresh Benue Attack

Gunmen Kill Farmers In Fresh Benue Attack

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed two farmers in the Onipi community, Adoka District of Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State. According to locals, other farmers were injured while some went missing…

Ortim To Alia: I Welcome Your Decision To Probe My Administration

Ortim To Alia: I Welcome Your Decision To Probe My Administration

Samuel Ortom, the immediate past Governor of Benue state has declared that he is willing and ready to undergo a probe by the present administration of the state. Ortom who spoke on Tuesday urged that…