<<< By Jimin Geoffrey and Charles Iornumbe >>> Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Terver Akase says his Principal will continue to do the wishes of his people despite challenges. He spoke today in his office at the Benue Peoples House Makurdi when he received the leadership of ‘Comfort Abaa Political Network’ for Ortom…Details
<<< By Matthew Ajai-Kume and Terna Injua >>> The World Bank says it will support initiatives of the Ortom administration in developing the agriculture value chain in Benue State. Country Director of the Bank, Africa Region, Mr. Rachid Benmessaoud stated this today when he led a delegation to pay a courtesy visit on Governor Samuel…Details
<<< By Terver Akase >>> A few weeks ago, I wrote here that the headline of a newspaper report does not always say what the content of the story is. It is therefore important to read the body of the report and not only its headline. Below is part of Leadership newspaper’s report in its edition…Details
<<< By Jimin Geoffrey >>> The Muslim community in Benue State has called on the Federal Government to deepen its support for ranching of livestock especially cattle as earlier endorsed by the National Economic Council. The Islamic body made the call today at the Benue Peoples House Makurdi on the occasion of the Eidiel Fitir…Details
<<< By Terver Akase >>> Governor Samuel Ortom this morning addressed the Media and Communications Briefing on the National Livestock Transformation Plan which took place at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. The event was organised by the National Economic Council Sub-Technical Committee on Farmers/Herdsmen Crisis. Highlights of the Governor’s speech: 1. There is no plan to amend…Details
Governor Samuel Ortom this morning in Abuja, decorated his police orderly Jerry Avungu who has gained promotion to the rank of Inspector.
The Governor was assisted during the decoration by his ADC, Terwase Nyipila.
Credit: Alfred Ajayi of The Voice newspaper.
<<< By Jimin Geoffrey >>> Governor Samuel Ortom has stated that he is committed to the full implementation of the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment law of the state. He made the remark yesterday at St. Dominic Catholic Mission Sachi during a thanksgiving service in honour of Secretary to the State Government, Professor Anthony…Details
<<< By Benjamin Ngutsav >>> Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom says his administration has intensified collaboration with security forces through Operation Whirl Stroke to prevent further attacks on the people and ensure the return of displaced persons to their ancestral homes. The Governor gave this assurance yesterday on his farm in Adaka, Makurdi local government…Details
<<< By Jimin Geoffrey >>> Wife of the Benue State Governor, Dr. Mrs. Eunice Ortom has acknowledged the wonderful support of the social media to the administration of her husband, Governor Samuel Ortom. She stated this today at the Benue Peoples House Makurdi during a dinner in honour of some social media activists. She noted…Details
—As Benue SSG Celebrates 55th Birthday With IDPs <<< By Jimin Geoffrey >>> Wife of the Benue State Governor, Dr. Mrs. Eunice Ortom has cautioned against trafficking of displaced children for farming or business activities in parts of the country. Mrs. Ortom who gave the caution yesterday at LGEA Central Primary School Gbajimba, one of…Details