Tag: Benue

Ortom’s Aide Murder: Why Former Militant May Return To Forest By Terdue Kingsley Akaakase

It’s been several weeks since the murder of the Senior Special Assistant to the Benue State governor on Security, Mr. Denen Igbana who was murdered in cold blood by yet to be identified assassins. Although arrests have been made including the Special Adviser to the Governor on Special Duties and 8 others, there is still…

Benue: Only God can remove me – says council boss as plot thickens: By Gabriel Ochoga

Caretaker Chairman of Okpokwu local government, Mr George Adah has insisted that it will take something beyond mere human scheming to oust him from his position. Mr Adah said this after a meeting held last Friday to force his resignation failed to yield any tangible result. It was gathered that the Deputy Speaker of the…

Big Bailout Fraud in Benue: Governor Adviser set to make over N3bn – By Gabriel Ochoga

The Special Adviser to Benue State Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr Titus Zam is poised to steal over N3billion from the bailout funds meant for the payment of workers salary arrears. Recall that Benue State had accessed N28bn bailout funds made available by the Federal Government through the Central Bank of Nigeria,…