Tag: Ortom

  • Chief Ortom welcomed inauguration of commissions to probe his administration

    Chief Ortom welcomed inauguration of commissions to probe his administration

    The immediate past Governor of Benue State, Chief Samuel Ortom welcomes the inauguration of two Judicial Commissions by his successor, Governor Hyacinth Alia, to probe the activities of his administration between 2015 and 2023. The former Governor expresses his willingness to cooperate with the probe panels as long as the investigation is carried out in…

  • Adejoh lauds Gov Ortom over commencement of commercial flights into Benue

    Adejoh lauds Gov Ortom over commencement of commercial flights into Benue

    The Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Camey & Rock Holdings, Dr. Peter Adejoh has commended the Governor of Benue State, His Excellency, Dr. Samuel Ortom, for the commencement of scheduled commercial flights into Benue through the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) Aerodrome, Makurdi. Adejoh made this known in a press statement he personally signed in Abuja…

  • 2023: Peter Obi meets Ortom

    2023: Peter Obi meets Ortom

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has challenged Presidential Candidates of the various political parties for next year’s general election to put Nigeria first above personal interests. Governor Ortom threw the challenge on Wednesday, July 20th, 2022 when he received at his private residence in Abuja the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi…

  • ‘Benue has lost a great amazon’ – Ortom mourns veteran actress, Ada Ameh

    ‘Benue has lost a great amazon’ – Ortom mourns veteran actress, Ada Ameh

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has described the death of veteran actress, Ada Ameh as a monumental loss to the country, the state especially the entertainment industry. “In Ada Ameh, Benue State has lost an Amazon of inestimable value. Through her personal commitment and industry, she promoted the rich culture and tradition of the…

  • Hold Buhari responsible for violence in Nigeria – Ortom tells US State Dept

    Hold Buhari responsible for violence in Nigeria – Ortom tells US State Dept

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has called on the American government and the the international community to hold the government of Mohammadu Buhari accountable for the spate of violence in Nigeria. He made the call at the State Department, Washington DC, while interacting with its officials. In a statement issued by Rev. Peter Ichull on…

  • Don’t act as Sole Administrators, Benue Gov, Ortom charges newly sworn-in LG chairmen

    Don’t act as Sole Administrators, Benue Gov, Ortom charges newly sworn-in LG chairmen

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has charged the 23 newly sworn-in Council Chairmen in the State to carry everyone along in running the administration of their respective local governments. The Governor gave the charge on Wednesday, June 29th, 2022 while inaugurating the elected local government Chairmen at the Benue Peoples House, Makurdi. He urged the…

  • 2023: Nobody will be allowed to rig elections in Benue – Ortom

    2023: Nobody will be allowed to rig elections in Benue – Ortom

    Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has warned that any attempt by anyone or group to rig elections in the state will be met with stiff resistance. The Governor who stated this at the expanded caucus of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the state which held at the…