Tag: Benue state

Gunmen Kidnap Benue Commissioner, 3 Others

Suspected gunmen, on Sunday, kidnapped the Benue State’s Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Chief Ekpe Ogbu, and three others. A statement signed by the Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate…

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PDP Ortom, Benue Elders Officially Withdraw Support For Atiku

On Tuesday, Samuel Ortom, the governor of Benue State, claimed to have withdrawn his support for Atiku Abubakar, the PDP’s presidential flagbearer. Atiku’s remarks concerning the recent slayings by suspected…

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7 culture shocks you’ll experience when visiting Benue state

1. Their love for pork Even though they have a variety of meats, pork is the official meat in Benue state. They call it "Nyam gyo" and they love it so much.…

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