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Benue to purchase, subsidize fertilizers for 2018 cropping season

 

Benue State Executive Council has approved for the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources to source for vendors to supply assorted fertilizer to supplement locally produced fertilizer in Benue as the estimated requirement for the year 2018 will be significantly higher than our nee [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Domestic violence: ECOWAS court awards victim N50mn damages

For not giving her access to justice, the Economic Community of West African States Court of Justice has ordered the Federal Government of Nigeria to pay a victim of domestic violence, Mary Sunday, the sum of N50 million as damages.

Domestic violence was inflicted on her by her fiancé, I [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


APC ward congress: Tinubu threatens to quit

As a fallout of the recent ward congress of the All Progressives Congress, APC, the national leader, and former governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has threatened to quit the party. 

A close source at the party secretariat revealed to The Abuja Inquirer that Tinubu’s threat [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Security: Catholic Bishop admonishes Benue parents, wards

The Catholic Bishop, Makurdi Diocese, His Lordship Wilfred Anagbe, has admonished parents to warn their children and wards against indulging in acts that would further heighten the security challenge in the state.

Bishop Anagbe stated this, last week, in Makurdi, when the Tor Tiv, Prof. James A [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


AEDC sacks 500 workers

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, has issued letters terminating the appointment of about 500 of its workers in Niger, Nasarawa states and Abuja.

An inside source said the sack affected casual workers who were engaged when the AEDC took over from the defunct Power Holding Compan [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Father abandons triplets as wife dies

A middle aged father, Mr. Emeka Okonya, has abandoned his new set of triplets after their mum died shortly after their birth in an Abuja hospital.

The father, who is unemployed, was said to have even chided his deceased wife during childbirth for the multiple birth.

The story first repor [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Journalist, others robbed at Nyanya Gwandara

Suspected armed robbers raided the home of a veteran broadcaster, Festus Fifen Ejiroghene of Ben Television, London and five of his neighbours, as they successfully made away with his Toyota Camry car and other valuable items worth millions of naira.

Eyewitness accounts revealed that the robber [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Indigenous Abuja youths make U turn, commend Bello

In an apparent twist of event, the Coalition of FCT Indigenous Associations, the umbrella body of all the indigenous organisations, has come out to commend the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, over what they described as "impactful leadership". 

The group had before now mounte [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


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PhotoBenue to purchase, subsidize fertilizers for 2018 cropping season

 

Benue State Executive Council has approved for the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources to source for vendors to supply asso [...]

23 May 2018

PhotoBenue to purchase, subsidize fertilizers for 2018 cropping season

 

Benue State Executive Council has approved for the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources to source for vendors to supply asso [...]

23 May 2018