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HURIWA Condemns Plateau, Benue Killings, Backs Ortom’s Call For Self-defense

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria(HURIWA), on Wednesday, condemned the killings of scores of innocent Nigerians in Plateau and Benue States, describing it as unbecoming. HURIWA also expressed consternation that the President can

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PDP Zoning: We’ll Come Out With Acceptable Position For All – Ortom

By Abdulateef Bamgbose 1Chairman of the PDP Zoning Committee and Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said that they will come out with an acceptable position for all.  The Governor who briefed journalists at the end of their second meeting

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Jemgbagh Gives Ortom Overwhelming Backing For Benue North West Senate Seat

By Abdulateef Bamgbose The chances of Governor Samuel Ortom to be elected senator in the 2023 general elections have become brighter with his unanimous endorsement by the political and traditional leadership of Jemgbagh intermediate area.  This is the outcome of

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I’ve Never Met Philip Agbese – Ortom

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has dismissed claims by one Philip Agbese that he would  return to the All Progressives Congress (APC) soon, insisting that, “I have never met that young man  in my life.”   One Philip

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Ortom Congratulates Soludo As Anambra Governor

By  Abdulateef Bamgbose Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom,  has congratulated  Anambra State Governor, Professor Charles Soludo and his Deputy, Dr Onyeka Ibezim, on their inauguration and assumption of office.  The governor hailed the former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN)

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Benue Government To Establish Family Courts

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom,  has hinted that his administration will establish Family Courts to facilitate speedy trials of cases relating to human trafficking, gender based violence and other related matters.  Governor Ortom,  gave this hint Thursday,

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2023 Senate: Ortom Gets More Support To Win Benue North Zone

By  Abdulateef Bamgbose Governor Samuel Ortom’s consultations with critical stakeholders for the realization of his senatorial aspiration to represent Benue North West at the senate  continued Monday, March 14, 2022.  The Governor on Monday met with stakeholders from the Masev,

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Defection: APC To Sue Ortom, Obaseki, Others

BY CALEB ISHAYA, ABUJA In retaliation of the court judgement which last week sacked the governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, and his deputy, Kelechi Igwe, there are indications that the All Progressives Congress, APC, may challenge the defection of

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Ortom Mourns Second Republic Speaker, Chaha; Says Benue Has Lost A Father Figure

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom has expressed grief over the demise of second republic Speaker of the House of Representatives Speaker, Chief Benjamin Chacha.  He lamented that the state has lost a father figure.  Chief Chacha was

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BREAKING: Herdsmen Kill 3 Relatives Of Gov Ortom

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Three kinsmen of Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, have been killed by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The three, which included two males and a female were killed Saturday at about 5pm when the gunmen

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