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Why side chic was set ablaze by married man in Benue

The incident that led to a 40-year-old man Nicodemus Nomyange setting himself and his girlfriend Shininenge Pam ablaze in Inikpi community of Benue state, has been uncovered. The Nation reported that Nomyange who is married with children, has been dating Pam for some time. Sources alleged that his marriage proposal was turned down by Pam, who insisted that she […]

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Police Inspector rapes 13-year-old student in Benue

A Mobile Police Inspector identified simply as John has been arrested and detained at Ugba Police Station over the rape of a 13-year-old female student in Ayilamo, Tombo ward of Logo Local Government Area in Benue State. The community leader in Ayilamo, Hon Wuam Hilega while confirming the incident said the incident occurred at about 5pm on Thursday […]

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Married man sets himself and side chic ablaze in Benue (video)

A tragic incident occurred in Inikpi community of Benue state as a married man set himself and his side chic ablaze in Inikpi community of Benue state. The incident occurred around 6:30pm on Saturday November 14 and the reason is yet to be uncovered at the time of filing this report. While the man died […]

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Benue Health Commissioner dies three months after being sworn into office

Benue State Commissioner for Health and Human Resources, Dr Emmanuel Ikwulono is dead. The late commissioner who replaced Dr Sunday Ongbabo who had earlier resigned his appointment from the State Executive Council, died three months after being sworn in. Radio Nigeria, Harvest FM located in Makurdi reported that he died in Jos, the Plateau State capital […]

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Benue rejects FG’s rice donation, says the rice deliveries has expired

Three trailers load of rice donated by the Federal Government through the Ministry for Humanitarian Affairs as COVID-19 palliatives, has been rejected by the Benue State Government. Chairman of the State Emergency Committee on COVID-19 and Deputy Governor Benson Abounu said the rice deliveries have expired and are no longer fit for human consumption. The […]

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Benue governor’s wife and son test positive for COVID-19

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, his wife, Eunice Ortom and their son, have tested positive for Coronavirus. In an announcement made to newsmen by Mrs. Eunice Ortom on Friday, July 3, some of her staff also tested positive for the virus and have immediately gone into isolation. “Few moments ago this evening, I received my […]

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Benue University VC tests positive for Coronavirus

Benue State University’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Msugh Hembe has tested positive for Coronavirus. Hembe who confirmed this in a post he shared on Facebook, directed all staff of the university and close associates to undergo Coronavirus test and also to isolate themselves. He wrote in the Facebook post; “On Monday, 29th June, 2020, my test […]

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Benue State politician, Daniel Ukpera, donates ropes to his community to tie their goats (photos)

A politician in Benue state has donated ropes to the members of his community so that they can tie their goats. Daniel Ukpera, who contested for the Guma State Constituency seat in the 2019 Benue State House of Assembly Election under the platform of Labour Party, donated bundles of ropes to the people of Makurdi […]

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Family of three killed by thunder strike in Benue

An entire community in Tarau Gwer local government area in Benue state was thrown into mourning on Saturday night, as a family of three were killed by thunder strike. A man, his wife and their five (5) year old son died on the spot after the thatch house they were sleeping in was struck by […]