The Benue State Government has raised an alarm over renewed influx of armed herdsmen with large herds of cattle into parts of the state. Engineer Benson Abounu, State Deputy Governor said 376 cows and six herdsmen were apprehended in Kaseyo, Guma Local Government Area of the state. Speaking at a press conference in Makurdi, the […]
The Benue State Government has said that bandits attacked and killed a Livestock Guard and shot an Agro Rangers official, a unit in the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Makurdi. Retired Col. Paul Hemba, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, told newsmen on Saturday in Makurdi that the attack took […]
A spectre of impunity and violence hangs over Nigeria. On September 8, 2020, what seemed a replay of the costly extra-judicial killing of Mohammed Yusuf, the founder of Jammatu’atu Ahlul Sunnah Lidda’awati Wal Jihad, also known as Boko Haram in Police custody in Maiduguri, Northeast Nigeria was re-enacted by state actors on a highway, few …
The Police in Benue State have recovered 14 out of 26 victims who drowned in River Benue after their boat capsized near Kwaghter axis in Makurdi Local Government Area of the state. Police Spokesperson in Benue Command, DSP Catherine Anene, who earlier confirmed that the incident happened on Sunday afternoon, said that efforts were still […]
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State Tuesday alleged that suspected herders have killed more than 60 people in rural parts of the state between April and June this year alone. Ortom made the disclosure in a remark at the inauguration of the newly reconstructed Zaki-Biam Yam Market and the 200,000 capacity Yam Storage Facility built […]
Two communities in Ikpayongo of Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State, on Monday, resumed fighting and burning of houses in their rural environment. Our correspondent reports that the renewed hostility among the Mbaivar and Mbasombo villagers was coming exactly one week after Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State announced the suspension of five […]
The Cross River Government in collaboration with Peace Corps Nigeria have intercepted and sent back 11 trucks carrying Almajiri, Quranic education pupil, at the Gakem-Benue boundary of the state.
Troops deployed in Gbise and Zaki Biam in Benue and Taraba States have killed two gang members of the Gana-led criminal gang in Benue State in a recent attack. A statement signed on Sunday by Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, said other gang members fled with various degrees of gunshot wounds. He […]
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At least six persons, including four of the suspected assailants, have been killed after soldiers repelled an attack by gunmen on a village in Benue State. The gunmen, on Monday night, killed two villagers in Agasha community in Guma Local Government Area of the State. Daily Trust gathered that the attackers invaded the village at […]
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One person has been killed and several houses burnt after renewed communal clashes in Ikpayongo community of Gwer East Local Government Area in Benue State. Daily Trust gathered that the latest incident happened on Monday among the Mbasombo people of Ikpanyongo, a rural town some10-minutes’ drive from the state capital Makurdi. A similar incident took […]