Samuel Ortom

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Ortom pardons 500 prison inmates

Ortom pardons 500 prison inmates

Peter Duru – Makurdi Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Tuesday granted clemency to over 500 prison inmates including convicts who have been on death row in the last four years. The state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Micheal Gusa, disclosed this shortly after the inauguration of the state’s Advisory Council on the […]

I have dismantled devils in Benue Govt. House ― Ortom

I have dismantled devils in Benue Govt. House ― Ortom

 ….they cannot come near him again. Gov Samuel Ortom of Benue said on Sunday in Makurdi that he had dismantled all negative tendencies often believed to deter progress in the Government House and the state. Ortom said this during a Special Thanksgiving Service organised in his honour by the Independent Print-Media Publishers Association of Nigeria […]

Ortom to FG: Close Nigerian borders against foreign herdsmen

Ortom to FG: Close Nigerian borders against foreign herdsmen

Peter Duru – Makurdi Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has urged the Federal Government to close Nigerian borders against foreign herdsmen who were largely responsible for attacks on farmers in the country. The governor made the call on Monday at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Makurdi shortly after visiting Mrs. Grace Zeku, who was recently […]

Jime to appeal Benue tribunal’s verdict

Jime to appeal Benue tribunal’s verdict

Peter Duru – Makurdi The All Progressives Congress (APC), governorship candidate in Benue State, Mr Emmanuel Jime, has vowed to approach the Court of Appeal to upturn the judgement of the Benue State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal which on Monday affirmed the victory of Governor Samuel Ortom at the poll.   The Justice Adebola Olusiyi […]

Dolapo Osinbajo tells women to take all their worries to the Lord

Dolapo Osinbajo tells women to take all their worries to the Lord

The wife of vice president, Dolapo Osinbajo, on Saturday, appealed to women to be prayerful and learn to take all their worries to the Lord in prayers for answers. Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo also called on women to pray fervently for the girl-child against societal ills. Dolapo Osinbajo made the call at the 49th Benue Women […]