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OPWS rescue eight kidnapped victims in  Benue 

By Titus Atondu, Makurdi As the fight against criminality inten-sifies in Benue State, troops from Operation Whirl Stroke, (OPWS), on  Saturday, made a huge breakthrough by rescuing 8 persons from kidnappers den. In a statement signed by Nathaniel Ikyur Chief…

Again, bandits kill 43 in Plateau, Benue

…As Presidency condemns Ortom’s divisive utterances By Alao Matthew It was a bloody Wednesday in Plateau and Benue states as gunmen, suspected to be herdsmen killed 43 persons in total. According to report gathered by Nigerian NewsDirect,   no fewer than…

Easter: NSCDC deploys 1,220 personnel in Benue

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Benue Command, says it has deployed 1,220 personnel towards a hitch-free Easter celebrations in the state. This is contained in a statement by the Corps Public Relations Officer, Mr Michael Ejelikwu, and…