Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner

Fish out killers of four Ebonyi indigenes, Ortom orders Ado people

By Johnson Babajide - Makurdi on 09/05/2019

Views: 296

•Governor Ortom
•Governor Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom of Benue State has warned traditional rulers against shielding criminals in their domain.

The governor also ordered the people of Ado local government area of the state to within seven days produce those who ambushed and beheaded four persons of Ebonyi indigene.

While speaking in Makurdi, the governor warned that any traditional ruler in Benue State found to be shielding criminals causing a crisis in his domain will be sanctioned, the State Government has said.

Ortom urges massive turnout for Saturday rerun

The governor charged the traditional rulers to sensitize their subject to support security operatives with timely and useful information about criminals hiding in their communities.

He lamented the loss of lives and destruction of property as a result of avoidable conflicts in some communities in the state and at the border between Benue and Taraba States.

The Governor gave the people of Ado local government area bordering Ebonyi State seven days to produce those who allegedly ambushed and beheaded four persons from Ebonyi, for prosecution.

He particularly directed the District Head of Agila Chiefdom in Ado Local Government Area to ensure that the police get the needed intelligence to apprehend the suspects.

Delegations from Benue and Ebonyi States recently met in Abakaliki and set up a committee to find ways of ending hostilities between the border communities.

According to reports, it was on the basis of the resolutions made at the first meeting that the delegation from Ebonyi State was allegedly ambushed on its way to Benue State for a second meeting.(Tribune)

 

Source News Express

Posted 09/05/2019 7:51:55 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Many feared dead in Adamawa communal clash

Buhari to Shippers’ Council: Produce economic blueprint for...

Obasanjo devastated by daughter’s letter, curses Vanguard •Why...

Niger State Govt. dismisses malicious video; Says Governor...

Fake prophet kills housewife for money rituals

Money Laundering: Court admits documents showing how Lamido...

Evans: Court fails to deliver on N300m fundamental...

Badoo kills pastor in fresh strike •Widow, child...

Military commiserates with community after Boko Haram attack...

PDP should explain squandering of $592b oil wealth...

$9.3m arms scandal: Oritsejafor innocent —Presidency

FRSC boss charges tanker/trailer drivers on Sept. 1...

 

Latest News Why El-Zakzaky was brought back from India without treatment — FG N3bn fraud allegation: CSO gives Oyo-Ita 72 hours to resign or face mass protest Varsity unions begin strike on Monday Murderers of 2 Enugu Catholic Priests, 28 other suspected criminals in Police net Peace Corps of Nigeria to attend UN Conference in USA Police arraigns Enugu monarch for alleged attempted kidnap HoSF, Obono-Obla’s alleged fraud, testament of Buhari’s stinking Presidency — PDP 2019 Guber: Bayelsa PDP directs delegates to lodge in designated hotels in Yenagoa •Warns aspirants against disorderliness, hijacking of delegates Fidelity Bank reinforces commitment to digital technology, adopts open banking Lagos emergency workers protest over unpaid salaries, bad working conditions Police rescues 3 kidnapped persons in Ogun Gas deal: FG to appeal British court’s ruling over seizing of $9bn

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (527,202 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (437,876 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (382,538 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (321,608 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (289,550 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (250,777 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (245,280 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (231,868 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (227,371 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (213,614 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (192,599 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (190,569 views)

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (98) Business & Economy (4,391) Business Verdict (78) Columnists (1,093) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (214) Entertainment (647) Features (792) Global Business Monitor (416) ICT Monitor (58) International (3,834) Interview (198) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (166) Maggie's Blog (379) News (50,043) Opinion (1,320) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,300) Religion (1,085) Sports (2,131) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera