Multiple award-winning singers, Tuface Idibia and Banky W, on Friday joined dozens of civil society activists in Lagos to march for voter education of Nigerians.
The umbrella body of Benue ethnic leaders including the Mdzough U Tiv, Idoma National Forum and Omi Ny’Igede have condemned the call for the declaration of a state of emergency in Benue state, by the Northern Coalition over the recurrent herdsmen killings in the state describing it as irresponsible and unacceptable.
Multiple award-winning singer, Tuface Idibia, will participate in a mass voter mobilisation drive to encourage citizens to “protest at all tiers of government with their votes”, an advocacy group, EnoughisEnough, EiE, Nigeria, has said.
The Reno Bighorns have acquired forward Daniel Ochefu in addition to a 2018 third-round draft choice and the returning rights to guard Spencer Dinwiddie in exchange for forward/center Will Davis, returning rights to guard Lamar Patterson and a 2018 first-round draft pick. Trade is pending successful completion of physicals.
The Benue State Government has closed down 2, 219 secondary schools over poor standards.
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has declared that he would never surrender his state to marauding Fulani herdsmen.
The House of Representatives on Wednesday called for adequate budgetary provision of Otukpo-Ajaokuta railway project in the 2018 budget proposal being considered by the National Assembly.
The Next Generation Youth Initiative International (NeGYII) and CLEEN Foundation on Tuesday condemned the New Year's killing of innocent citizens in parts of Benue State.
Health institutions in Benue State are currently on alert following outbreak of Lassa fever in neighbouring states.
Disturbed by the recurring attacks on Benue communities and the attendant large death tolls, leaders of the state have mandated the state government to cut socio-political alignment with the North, if the killings continued.