Gunmen suspected to be herders killed two people on Thursday in an attack on a farming village in central Nigeria's Benue state, police and a resident said.
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Mr Benjamin Adanyi, former Majority Leader of the Benue House of Assembly, has said that the non-payment of salaries by the state government was “surprising”. Adanyi told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Makurdi that the state government had collected more than N300 billion from the federation account and had no reason to […]
By Aboje Anefu Gunmen numbering about ten on Saturday invaded Okpoga town, headquarters of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State, killing seven people, including a policeman. The PUNCH reliably gathered that the gunmen invaded a bar in the ancient city and shot indiscriminately, resulting in the death of the victims. It was also gathered […]
At least five people were killed travelling on a road in central Nigeria's Benue state, an area wracked by deadly sectarian violence between herders and farmers, officials said on Sunday.
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The two final-year Mass Communication students, identified as Dorcas and Deborah, yesterday abandoned their wedding reception to write their final exams at the Benue State University, Makurdi. The final paper is codenamed, Com 402: Media Law and Ethics. The newly-weds left their husbands behind with their bridal trains and entered the examination hall in their […]
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has described herdsmen attacks on Benue communities as an extension of terrorism being perpetrated by Boko Haram in the North-East.
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