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2019: Governor Ortom stockpiling arms ahead of elections – Benue APC leaders

Leaders and stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Benue State, at the weekend accused Governor Samuel Ortom of stockpiling arms and training a militia group preparatory to the 2019 general elections in the state.

Taraba killings: Group lauds Nigerian Army board of inquiry over report

A pressure group of middle belt extraction, the Middle Belt Conscience Guard (MBCG), has commended the report recently released by the army board of enquiry set up to look into the allegation by Gen. TY Danjuma’s of soldiers collusion with armed militia in Taraba State.

General Buratai: No Army collusion with bandits in Taraba killings

The investigative panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on the alleged partisanship of the military while conducting operations to tackle security challenges across the country, following the outcry by the former Minister of Defence, Lt-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, has submitted its report with a verdict that the claims of the former COAS were untrue.

Taraba: Troops allegedly withdraw over rumours of attack

The Taraba State government on Saturday expressed shock over the sudden withdrawal of troops deployed in the state to enforce peace and security.

Soldiers seize pump action rifle displayed for sale in Taraba

Troops of 93 Battalion, 13 Brigade, Nigerian Army, on exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) on Tuesday seized a pump action rifle displayed for sale in Taraba.

Benue govt denies arming militia groups against herdsmen

The Benue State Government has denied arming militia groups to defend the people against marauding herdsmen in the state.

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