By: Terver Akase

The time was 11:30am; the day was Friday, August 12, 2016; the place was the Governor's official residence. We had just returned from Harvest FM, Makurdi where Governor Samuel Ortom had interacted with Benue people on a live phone-in programme.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom recently clocked one year in office with a very rich scorecard (achievements) on display. Within the same period, Governor Ortom made speeches which shaped policies and have continued to define the present administration.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom yesterday began what has not been seen in the state for a long time. In keeping his promise to constantly engage the people and let them have a say in the way they are led, Governor Ortom embarked on state-wide town hall meetings with stakeholders in all the socialcultural blocs of the state.