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Gov Ortom narrowly escapes death as armed herders rain bullets on him in his farm

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state Saturday morning narrowly escaped death after running a distance of about one and a half kilometers when suspected heavily armed herdsmen numbering about 15 attacked him in his farm at Tyo-Mu community in the outskirts of Makurdi town, along Makurdi-Gboko road

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Gov Ortom narrowly escapes death as armed herders rain bullets on him in his farm

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state Saturday morning narrowly escaped death after running a distance of about one and a half kilometers when suspected heavily armed herdsmen numbering about 15 attacked him in his farm at Tyo-Mu community in the outskirts of Makurdi town, along Makurdi-Gboko road

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Food security: Tackle challenges facing Smallholder Women Farmers, Group urges Umahi

Representatives of Ebonyi State Public Financing for Agriculture, PFA Budget Committee, Participatory Development Alternatives (PDA), and the Small-Scale Women Farmers Organization in Nigeria, SWOFON, weekend called on Ebonyi State Government to immediately address the challenges facing smallholder Women farmers in the 2022 budgetary allocation or through a supplementary budget in 2021

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IITA calls for synergy with private sectors to boost agriculture

The project Manager, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Oyo State, Prof. Lateef Sanni has called for a synergy between the institute and private organizations in agricultural value chain for them to tap into result of its various researches for the development of the nation's agriculture sector

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FG vows to go tough on recovering N100m debt owed by lottery operator

Set to sanction operators violating existing laws By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja The Federal Government, yesterday, vowed to go tough on recovering N100 million debt owed by lottery operators in the country. This was made known by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, George Akume, at stakeholders’ meeting held in Abuja. According to
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APC chieftain lauds Gov Abiodun over cargo airport

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Mr 'Tope Armstrong Akintunde has described the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun as a role model in good governance and whose major concern revolves around enhancing the economic prosperity of the state and lifting many residents out of poverty

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SARS Probe Panel: How DPO, other officers framed, killed colleague — Petitioner

A lawyer and petitioner at the Independent Investigative Panel on the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, Daniel Dashe on Friday told the panel how three police officers at Denton police Division, Lagos state allegedly detained their colleague, Maxwell Dul Kate on trumped-up charges, and tortured him to death in 2019

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NCAA gives official reasons for suspending Azman Air

Suspended Azman Air has been described as an accident waiting to happen, following the discovery of a series of serious incidents and numerous unprofessional conduct involving the airline, in recent times, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said. Mr Sam Adurogboye, General Manager, Public Affairs, NCAA, who stated this in a press statement issued
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Gov Abiodun, Oyetola, Akeredolu call for the re-evaluation of APC Constitution

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has stressed the need for the continuous re-evaluation of the Constitution of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to reflect its democratic tendencies, where members practice and ensure internal democracy

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Ortom vs Oshiomhole N10billion suit: Court fixes May 14 for hearing of Oshiomhole’s out-of-Court settlement plea

A Makurdi High Court presided over by Justice Augustine Ityonyiman, Friday adjourned to May 14, 2021, for the hearing of the out-of-court settlement plea in a N10billion libel suit filed by Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state against the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole

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2023: PANDEF insists Buhari’ll handover to Southerner,  slams PDP committee 

Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, umbrella group of monarchs, leaders, and stakeholders of coastal states of Niger-Delta, maintained emphatically, Friday,  that a Southerner must take over from President Muhammadu Buhari, who is a Northerner, at the end of his two tenures in 2023

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