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Four killed by gunmen in Abaji Market in Benue

April 14, 2017 olamilekan 1

Some yet-to-be identified gunmen on Thursday attacked Abaji Market in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue State, killing four persons, with several others sustaining severe injuries The attack is coming a few weeks after the […]

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Benue to begin yam export in June – NEPC

April 6, 2017 olamilekan 6

Benue State will begin the processing, marketing and packaging of yam for export in June this year, the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), said in Makurdi, on Thursday. Head of NEPC Export Assistance Office in […]

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Herdsmen attack villages, kill two in Benue

April 3, 2017 olamilekan 4

Persons suspected to be herdsmen have attacked two villages in Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State, killing two people on Sunday. This is coming barely two weeks after a village in Ukum Local Government […]

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Wike is using Benue to cover is failure – Ortom

March 29, 2017 Meekail 3

Governor of Benue State,  Samuel Ortom  has said that his Rivers State counterpart  Nyelson Wike, is using the Benue killings to divert attention from his failure in governance. Ortom, whose position was contained in a […]

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Wike Hits Ortom Over Benue Killings

March 23, 2017 olamilekan 5

Two days after gunmen attacked a market in Zaki Biam, in Benue State, killing no fewer than 52 people, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has called for the imposition of a state of emergency on […]