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Police kill suspected robber dressed in army uniform

The police in Benue State have gunned down a suspected armed robber in Tse Pevkyaa, Ngban village in Guma Local Government Area of the state.

Nursing mother, 3 others arrested for child theft in Benue

A nursing mother and three other accomplices were paraded by the Police in Benue State on Wednesday for their alleged involvement in several child thefts within the state.

3,000 PDP members defect to APC in Samuel Ortom’s local government

The All Progressives Congress in Benue says 3,000 supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have defected to APC in Guma, the local government area of governor Samuel Ortom.

2019: Samuel Ortom panic as thousands dump PDP – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Benue said Gov. Samuel Ortom was already panicky following the defection of over 3,000 supporters of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to APC in Guma, his Local Government Area.
Steven Lawani

Benue South: Steven Lawani wins APC senatorial ticket

Former Benue State Deputy Governor, Steven Lawani, has picked the Benue South Senatorial ticket to contest the 2019 election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Insecurity: Troops on red alert in Benue – Theatre commander

Theatre Commander of the military spike codenamed ‘Operation Whirl Stroke’ (OPWS), Major General Adeyemi Yekini, has disclosed that troops have been placed on red alert to forestall any attacks on innocent citizens in Benue State and environs.

Judge hands off suit seeking to label herdsmen ‘terrorists’

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Wednesday, washed his hands off the suit seeking the proscription of Fulani herdsmen as a terrorist organisation.

Emmanuel Jime: I won’t repeal anti-open grazing law if elected Benue governor

Mr Emmanuel Jime, Managing Director, Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), who is aspiring to be Benue governor, says he will not repeal the anti-open grazing law, if elected.

Governor Ortom: Herdsmen planning to kidnap, torture, kill me

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has raised the alarm of an alleged plot by militants herdsmen to kidnap, torture and kill him.

Governor Ortom: Herdsmen planning to kill me

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has again raised the alarm that Fulani herdsmen were planning to kidnap, torture and kill him.
TROOPS ENCOUNTER ARMED MILITIA IN BENUE STATE

Troops kill 21 armed herdsmen in Benue

Troops of the military operation code-named Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS) said it has killed 21 armed herdsmen along the Gbajimba-Akor-Tomata axis of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State in the last three weeks.

Federal government earmarks N700 million for reconstruction of institutions destroyed by herdsmen

The Federal Government says it has earmarked N700 million for the reconstruction of public institutions destroyed by the Fulani herdsmen across Benue State.
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Presidential task force earmarks N700 million to reconstruct Benue public buildings

The Presidential Task Force on Victims Support Fund (VSF) said on Sunday that it had set aside N700 million for the reconstruction of damaged public buildings in Guma, Agatu and Logo Local Government Areas of Benue.
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia:herdsmen

Suspected herdsmen kill one soldier, injure two others in Benue

Again, suspected herdsmen, yesterday, ambushed military personnel, on surveillance in Guma Local Council Area of Benue State, killing one soldier and leaving two others injured.
TROOPS ENCOUNTER ARMED MILITIA IN BENUE STATE

Soldiers raze camps of alleged armed herdsmen in Benue

Soldiers encountered alleged armed herdsmen along the Gbajimba-Akor axis in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State and razed their camp on Saturday.

Nigerian Army arrest wanted Boko Haram terrorist Maje Lawan

The Nigerian Army says they have arrested a wanted Boko Haram suspect, Maje Lawan, at Banki, Borno.

Governor Ortom: Strange herders invading Benue communities

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has alerted Benue people that over 10,000 herds of cattle and a lot of people with strange faces have invaded Guma local government area of Benue State.

Governor Ortom raises the alarm over fresh cattle invasion of Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has raised the alarm over planned invasion of part of the state by herdsmen with over 10,000 cattle as part of a grand plan to further destabilise the state.

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