GOVERNOR SAMUEL ORTOM’S SPEECH AT THE SWEARING-IN OF TWENTY THREE (23) ELECTED LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCIL CHAIRMEN IN BENUE STATE AT IBB SQUARE, MAKURDI ON MONDAY, 12TH JUNE, 2017

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, interacted with journalists after a State Security Council meeting at the Peoples House today, assuring that his administration was determined to ensure the enforcement of the Anti-Open Grazing Law. Excerpts:

BEING TEXT OF A PRESS RELEASE BY THE BENUE STATE GOVERNMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE THREAT BY MIYETTI ALLAH, KAUTAL HORE, TO MOBILIZE ALL THEIR MEMBERS TO RESIST THE OPEN GRAZING PROHIBITION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF RANCHES LAW IN BENUE STATE AND OTHER ISSUES RAISED BY THE SOCIO-CULTURAL GROUP

THURSDAY, 1ST JUNE, 2017