Ortom Returns Glory, Praise To God Over Supreme Court Victory


By Terver Akase Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has given glory to Almighty God over his victory at the Supreme Court. Governor Ortom who stated this while speaking to journalists in Makurdi after his re-election was confirmed by the Supreme Court, said words could not express his inestimable gratitude to God for giving him the…

How Jime’s Appeal Was Dismissed In 30 Seconds


a blow by blow account of the Jime Vs Ortom court ruling By David Mzer It took just 30 seconds for the Supreme Court to dismiss Jime’s appeal. The Seven-man panel of justices led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour came into the court room at exactly 2:23pm. At about 2:24pm, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta called appeal No.SC.1520/2019…

Supreme Court: Ortom Floors Jime


Jime’s case lacks merit – SC The supreme court has affirmed the election of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state .In their unanimous judgement ,the court dismissed the appeal for totally lacking in merit, availing that ,the appellant has failed to prove the case of none compliance against the respondent. They upheld the ruling of…

Benue State Internal Revenue Service Nabs 9 Illegal Check Point Operators


The Benue Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) Task Force on illegal tax points has continued to yield positive results with further arrests and evacuation of illegal tax points in the state. The task force yesterday apprehended 9 operators of Illegal check points in Buruku and Katsina Ala Local Government Areas. The culprits, one Akirga Nomjov and…

KSS: Showcasing Tiv Culture


By Esther Shankwase Ideas, beliefs, customs or traditions, knowledge, means of survival, provision of security, relationships, institutional organisation/administration, maintenance of health, food production, distribution of goods and services, clothing and housing, reproduction and socialisation as well as rewards for punishments are all components of culture described to mean the ways of life collectively shared and…