Makurdi

By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 26th, 2014
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by Obinna Akukwe   Since the unfortunate Nyanya Bus Park bomb blast which Boko Haram have claimed responsibility, residents have complained about the unnecessary hours spent on traffic occasioned by military checkpoint which gave the impression that they are an unwanted politically cursed append...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by Olugu Orji I am relieved that the on-going National Conference has finally broken through the barrier occasioned by sharp disagreements over voting procedure and has formally adopted the rules of business. I am elated by the candour many of the delegates are already exhibiting. I single out the no...
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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Aug 29th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan | credits: nigerianbulletin.com President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday confirmed that his decision to sack his erstwhile Minister of Youth Development, Inuwa Abdulkadir, was based on the latter’s mishandling of the National Youth Council of Nigeria’s elections in Makurdi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2013
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The former Minister of Youth Development, Alhaji Inuwa Abdulkadir (Source: www.latestnaija.com) | credits: www.latestnaija.com The frosty relationship between President Goodluck Jonathan and five northern governors on Monday claimed its victim  as the President ordered the sack of the Minister of You...
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 ...