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January, 2020

  • 28 January

    Herdsmen Attacked Me While At My Farm – Ortom

    Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, on Monday said he was attacked by suspected herdsmen while at his farm located along Makurdi-Naka road in Makurdi, Benue state capital, last week. During an interactive session with reporters in Makurdi, Ortom said he would not bow to the attempt to intimidate him …

December, 2019

  • 26 December

    Attack On Jonathan’s House National Shame – Ortom –

    Goodluck Jonathan

    Samuel Ortom, Benue State governor, has said the attack on the country residence of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Otuoke, Bayelsa State by gunmen is a national shame. The Governor condemned the attack and wonders why armed men would want to harm a peace-loving man and former President of the …

October, 2019

August, 2019

  • 20 August

    Benue Gov, Ortom, Suspends Three Traditional Rulers

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has suspended two third-class chiefs and a district head for their roles in the protracted crisis between Shitile and Ikyurav. Those suspended are;  Tivlumun Ubugh,  Mue Ter Chongo, Ayoleve  Orgunga, Mue Ter Ipusu and Luke  Atomigba, the district head of  Mbachar. The affected traditional rulers …

February, 2019

  • 28 February

    Ortom To Akume: Challenge Your Defeat In Court

    Samuel Ortom, the governor of Benue State has advised his former boss, George Akume (APC-Benue North West) to challenge his loss at Saturday’s Senatorial poll in court. Ortom, who disclosed this on Thursday, said the courts were properly constituted to handle such cases. “Go to the court and seek redress. …

  • 27 February

    I’ve Succeeded In Retiring Akume, Says Ortom

    Ortom and herdsmens

    Samuel Ortom, Benue State governor, has expressed joy for forcefully sending his former boss, George Akume into retirement. Akume, who was the All Progressives Congress’ senatorial candidate for Benue North-West, lost to his Peoples Democratic Party’s opponent, Orker Jev. Ortom spoke during a press conference held at the Government House, Makurdi. …

January, 2019

  • 1 January

    Real Reasons I Defected To PDP, Ortom

    Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State has given reasons why he defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ortom said he chose to pursue his governorship ambition on the platform of the PDP because it was a more credible alternative for him to achieve his policies. Ortom stated this on Monday …

October, 2018

  • 23 October

    Benue People Not Against Fulani, Ortom says

    Samuel Ortom-herdsmen

    Samuel Ortom of Benue has said that the people of the state had nothing against Fulani people as it was being insinuated by people out to cause confusion. “We have lived with the Fulani people for ages; we have nothing against them. Even the Fulani people know that we have …

September, 2018

  • 8 September

    Benue Lost N400bn To Herdsmen Attacks – Ortom

    Samuel Ortom, Benue state governor says the incessant attacks by suspected herdsmen on farmers and residents of the state have cost the state about N400 billion in human, material and agricultural losses. Ortom told The Punch in an Interview that the attacks, which has displaced thousands of residents, could also …

August, 2018

  • 2 August

    Photos: Saraki, Decamped APC Govs Attend PDP NEC Meeting

    Bukola Saraki, Senate President, Samuel Ortom, Benue State governor, and Aminu Tambuwal, of Sokoto State, Thursday attended the National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party in Abuja. The politicians are among key members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who defected to the PDP recently. Although the …

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