By Tor, Shiekuma Felix
           
Evidently, after capsizing our booming economy and excavating voluminous social and political holes, the democracy arbitrator and despot, Gabriel Suswam, embarked on hush-hush trip to United Kingdom. His cruel governance has thrown a reasonable percentage, if not all, of Benue autochthons into untold and unpremeditated quagmire. The trepidation of falling into deep self-excavated holes and reaping from his reckless labour informed his trip decision. Moreover, the prudent and fugitive gentleman thought fleeing to

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Gabriel Suswam

invulnerable country like UK is a nostrum to his pickle, sans knowing that his future is pregnant.
The cyberspace crammed two days ago with verified scoop that ex-governor battered his wife, Yemisi, for objecting his questionable relationship with mistress ‘Shidoo’, who aided Suswam in emptying our state strongbox. Yemisi placed an emergency call to the police from their ‘UK heaven’ to report the shameless wrestler who assaulted her physically.
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By Tor, Shiekuma Felix

No doubt, a reasonable fraction of Tiv people are currently whirling in the lagoon of poverty. This is more so because of the recessive and crunch economy that is presently smiling in our land. People who are doing white-collar jobs have not been remunerated for quite a protracted time. Those who engaged in blue-collar works are still not appropriately rewarded for their labour because of diminutive

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circulation of money in the country and most specific Tiv land.  This ugly scenario has thrown a greater percentage of people in an untold quagmire and uneasy perturb.
The government that is expected to employ means to make life easy and enjoyable by all plebs seems to be so lackadaisical. It has oftentimes fizzled woefully in her constitutional responsibility of providing essential services to her citizenry. This is attributed to bad leadership that has been scourging our great nation from time immemorial. Moreover, corruption and selfishness have hampered giant moves on the part of leaders to usher in empowerment programmes and initiatives that would reinforce individuals to live a self-sustained life.
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Below is the list of Caretaker Committee members as approved by Benue State House of Assembly today:

  1. Ado-Paul Udenyi, chair and Paul Age, secretary

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  1. Agatu: Chair, Ngbede Joe and Secretary Sule

3.Apa chair, Catherine Aba and Secretary Otokpa
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By Tor, Shiekuma Felix
His Royal Highness Chief Dr. Alfred Akawe Torkula Tor Tiv IV; the Begha U Tiv (the Tivs’ Lion) and paramount traditional leader of my highly esteemed kingdom, here am I prostrating before you: may God increase and bless my great King. 
As an intransigent flag waver of my highly reputable Tiv kingdom, irrespective of your giant strides to embellish Tiv nation, my heart is still heavy ladened, and my

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HRH. Alfred Akawe Torkula

face is scowled to an extent over the ignominious occurrences bombarding the Tiv traditional institution and the great Tiv nation under your surveillance. I therefore used this cyberspace to fire off my missive to you since your palace is like a cavern of lions, and moreover reserved.
There was a king in Judah called Manasseh, an heir of King Hezekiah, who was diademed to hold and exercise sovereign power over the autochthons of Judah. This great King led the natives of Judah to rekindle all the idols that his father, Manasseh, had disposed. Read the rest of this entry »


The former governor of Benue State Mr. Gabriel Suswam has been arrested in London for battery charges.

According to online source,  Per Second News the Metropolitan Police Domestic Violence Officers booked Mr. Suswam into the London detention center for

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Gabriel and Yemisi Suswam

several hours and a judge set a £5000 bail bound for the former governor which he met before being released. Read the rest of this entry »