Gabriel Suswam

By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 14th, 2013
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BY PETER DURU MAKURDI— Several families were thrown into mourning weekend as no fewer than 44 persons died in violent clashes and auto accidents across the country. Separate attacks on Benue communities by suspected Fulani herdsmen claimed 21 lives while 16 others died in an auto accident on the Maku...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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Dan Chukwuemeka The ASUU strike that has confined university students to their homes has been a major topic of discussion on the lips of Nigerians. These issues between ASUU and the Federal Government usually leave severe after effects in their wake. As the general saying goes “When two elephant figh...
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Aug 23rd, 2013
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By DAYO ADESULU & LAJU ARENYEKA LAGOS— After 10 unsuccessful meetings with the Federal Government, the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, yesterday said government was not ready to end the 8-week-old strike, lamenting that government displayed dishonesty and lack of integrity during nego...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2013
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BY OKEY NDIRIBE There are indications that the on-going strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities might be called off next Thursday. Governor of Benue State, Mr Gabriel Suswam who dropped this hint Friday said ASUU and the Federal Government had reached agreements on a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 17th, 2012
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The Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam has cried out that members of the Boko Haram sect are planning to attack him. “Going by security reports available to me, I may be attacked any day, anywhere, anytime and this is the reason I called on you Christians to pray for me and my family”. The [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 2nd, 2012
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ACN denies supporting it The 20 people arrested in connection with last Wednesday’s protest by students of the Benue State University, Makurdi have been remanded in the Makurdi Minimum Prison by a chief magistrate’s court. The accused persons were arraigned on a two- count charge of mischief by fire ...
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May 25th, 2011
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HAYWARD, Calif. — A professor at Cal State East Bay was released from prison Tuesday after being arrested in his native Nigeria where he had returned to run for a governorship. Steven Ugbah’s wife Stevina Evuleocha said her husband called Monday night saying he’d been arrested by po...
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Oct 31st, 2010
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BENIN—THERE seems to be a major crack in the Governors’ Forum, as Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State and his Kano State counterpart, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, weekend, described as unacceptable, the purported election of Governor Gbenga Daniel of Ogun State as the new chairman of the forum by few ...