Posts Tagged ‘Gov. Samuel Ortom’

Military Confirms Killing Of Wanted Militia Leader ‘Gana’

Heavily hunted Benue gang leader Terwase Akwaza alias Gana has been killed in conflicting circumstances. While the military said he was shot dead in a gun battle with operatives, Governor of Benue State Sam Ortom alleged he was seized from a convoy of repentant militants on its way to the Government House for a peace […]

Gov. Ortom suggests a national dialogue forum to curb insecurity

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Saturday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to consider a National Dialogue Forum as a solution to the looming insecurity crisis in the country. A statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase revealed that the governor spoke when he received the President of Evangelical Church Winning All, ECWA, Reverend […]

BREAKING| Governor Samuel Ortom Wins Re-Election Bid

The Benue State governor and the gubernatorial candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic Party, PDP has been projected by Voice of Nasarawa (The most trusted and authoritative voice for all) as the winner of the 2019 gubernatorial election in the state, as he takes the early lead with wide margin.. RESULT FROM THE 3 PUs […]

Benue Polls: APC targeting Ortom in recent attacks – State Govt

The Benue State Government has reacted to the protest staged by some youths at the Police Headquarters, Abuja yesterday, calling for the deployment of more security personnel to the State for Saturday’s Governorship and State House of Assembly elections. The state government said the outing was apparently sponsored by the All Progressives Congress, APC, in […]

Ortom to Nigerians: Forgive my earlier support for Buhari, a grave sin

Governor Samuel Ortom on Friday apologised to the people of Benue State and Nigerians for supporting the election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. Governor Ortom gave the apology while interacting with leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN) at the NKST Church in Wannune, Tarka Local Government Area of the state. He stated […]

Aso Rock Cabal After me, Gov Ortom Cries Out

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has raised an alarm over what he described as an attempt by certain cabal within the presidency to pit him against President Muhammadu Buhari, who he alleged did not act on time when two Fulani socio-cultural groups threatened and carried out attacks and killings in Benue State. Ortom made this […]