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#EndSARS: Killing Of Lekki Toll Gate Protesters Was Unfortunate And Unacceptable – Ortom

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Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has come out to blast the tragic attack on #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos. He recently revealed that the attack was unfortunate and unacceptable because the perpetrators just wasted the lives of innocent and unarmed young Nigerians. According to him, it is ...

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Christians Can’t Stop Praying For Nigeria – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has come out to beg Christians to not stop praying for Nigeria. Ortom recently revealed this at the ‘Se Sugh u Maria’ Holy Pilgrimage Centre, Ayati, in the Gwer East Local Government Area of the state. According to him, the citizens must know that such ...

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Nigerian Politicians Have Failed Nigeria – Samuel Ortom

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Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom has come out to say that Nigerian leaders have failed the country and should ask forgiveness from God. He revealed this during the International Youth celebration held at new banquet hall, Makurdi. According to him, he is also among the leaders that have failed tha ...

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APC Wants Me, But I’m Not Leaving PDP – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has come out to say that even if APC has been making plans to entice him, he does not intend to quit PDP anytime soon. The governor revealed this recently during the State Elective Congress of the PDP in Makurdi. According to him, after consulting ...

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Schools Will Reopen On August 4 In Benue State – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State Government has come out to say that schools will be reopened on August 4, 2020, for final year classes. The government recently revealed that this has been decided in compliance with the recent directive of the Federal Government. According to the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Dennis Ityavyar, a ...

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There Is An Influx Of Herdsmen Into Benue State On A Daily Basis – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom is not happy with the increased influx of armed herdsmen into the state. He revealed this briefly after receiving the leaders of Civil Society Organizations, CSOs, in his office in Makurdi. According to him, the state is currently under the siege of armed herdsmen and ...

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Samuel Ortom’s SC Victory Proves That The People Trust Him – David Mark

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Ex-President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has hailed the governor of Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom after yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling that validated his electoral victory. According to David, Ortom must be humble in victory by embracing his major opponent, Emmanuel Jime and his supporters for the development of ...

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FG Should Apologize To Governor Samuel Ortom – MBMJP

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The Middle Belt Movement for Justice and Peace, MBMJP, has begged the federal government to apologize to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state for blasting him over his decision on the adoption of ranching as panacea for the herdsmen crisis in Nigeria. According to MBMJP, FG has to say sorry ...

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I Will Never Protect My Aides From Any Fraud Investigation – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said he does plan to protect any of his appointees accused of corruption from investigation and prosecution. Governor Ortom revealed that he has never been one to prevent justice from prevailing. He added that his utmost respect for the rule of law will always ...

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I Am Not A Wizard, I Have Known God Since 1979 – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said accusations that he is a wizard is nothing but laughable. Gov Samuel revealed this at the opening ceremony of a two-day Governor’s Retreat for Benue Government Appointees in Makurdi. He said he has been a child of God since 1979, and “since then ...

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FG Must Close Nigerian Borders Against Foreign Herdsmen – Samuel Ortom

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has begged the Federal Government to close Nigerian borders against international herdsmen who are majorly responsible for attacks on farmers in Nigeria. Ortom disclosed this on Monday at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Makurdi briefly after visiting Mrs. Grace Zeku, who was recently attacked by ...

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I Don’t Plan To Anoint Anyone As My Successor – Samuel Ortom

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Governor Samuel Ortom has come out to say that he has zero plans to anoint anyone to succeed him. Speaking as he addressed PDP stakeholders yesterday in Makurdi, Ortom told them that he is leaving it to the party to name a worthy candidate for the governorship election in 2023. ...

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