Scholastica JOSEPH

How I trained 5 graduates from frying akara By Scholastica JOSEPH, Makurdi

Women, the world over, are known for their resilience and commitment termination to nurture and care for their children even in the most difficult situations. A number of those in third world countries have risen above the hunger and abject poverty in their countries to see to the welfare of their chi [...]

Mon, 08 February 2021

Tears, pain as Benue NUJ loses chairman at childbirth

Members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Benue state council and from across the country have continue to express pain over the death of a member and chairman of the Benue state Council. Mrs Victoria Asher.

Mrs Asher died few days after she was delivered of a set of twins in a Makurdi [...]

Mon, 01 February 2021

Young people need protection for peace, development - Awuapila

The Executive Director of CORAFID Centre for Innovation and Research, Mr. Nathaniel Awaupila, has stated that protection of young people was critical to sustainable peace and development.

Mr. Awaupila who spoke to The Abuja Inquirer in Makurdi, last week, said young people have special roles to [...]

Mon, 25 January 2021

Benue youth tasked on unity, purpose

Benue State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Comrade Ojema Ojotu has charged youths in the state to remain united in the pursuit of their goals irrespective of ethnicity, religion or political affiliations.

Comrade Ojotu gave this charge when the Steering Committee of the Benue Youths Summit [...]

Sun, 17 January 2021

Bandits kill one livestock guard in Benue, injures another

Gunmen suspected to be bandits has killed a member of the Livestock Guard in Benue, Security Adviser to Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, Lt. Col. Paul Hemba, has said.





Sun, 17 January 2021

‘FG needs to address insecurity, revive economy in 2021’

As Nigerians ushered in the New Year with hopes and aspirations, many believe that their dreams for a fulfilling 2021 can only achieved in a peaceful and secured environment.  Those who spoke to our correspondents called for a more radical approach to tackling issues of banditry as well a [...]

Sun, 10 January 2021

Insecurity: Ortom orders recruitment of more livestock guards, vigilante

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has directed the recruitment of more personnel of the Livestock Guards and Vigilante to help provide intelligence for conventional security agencies.

Governor Ortom gave the directive at Agboughul community of Makurdi local government area where armed herdsmen [...]

Mon, 21 December 2020

Recession: open border, fix bad policies, governance- Nigerians

As Nigeria officially plunges into its second wave of economic recession in five years, and ordinary citizens bear the brunt of high prices of goods and services, some Nigerians have made bold suggestions to government to reopen the nation's land borders for resumption of cross border econ [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020


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