Development, Stories 16/12/2019 by Yemisi Ojo

iVolunteer Benue invites applications for the iVB 2020 internship program

This program is targeted at young Nigerians living in Benue state who are between the ages 18-35 and are interested in building capacity in social enterprise, entrepreneurship and nonprofit sectors. It is designed to provide them with the knowledge, skills and networks required to effectively lead sustainable employment and possess 21st-century skills for easy job access. This would be achieved […]

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Development, Stories 18/11/2019 by Lovette Edwards Agbaji

Happy Girls Hangout; The Report

Yesterday been the 17th day of November 2019, the 2nd edition of the Happy Girls Hangout took place at the proposed venue; Benue Hotels And Resort, Makurdi, Nigeria at exactly 1:30 pm. The occasion was opened with prayers led by Elizabeth Tser followed by attendees self-introduction. Miss Lovette Edwards Agbaji is popularly known as Esperanza; the chief pioneer of Happy Girls Hangout gave motivational […]

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Development, Stories 17/09/2019 by Azembe Dan

Benue Opens Ultra Modern Centre for Enterprise and Innovation

The Benue State Government has built and officially opened for use, an ultra-modern enterprise development and innovation hub for the teaming productive Benue people. The completed and fully equipped Benue Center for Enterprise and Innovation, BENCEDI was this past Saturday, 14th September 2019 commissioned by the Wife of the Vice President, Mrs ‘Dolapo Osibanjo during her one day visit to […]

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Development, Stories 15/09/2019 by Kwande Youth Council

Kwande Youth Council staged massive protest in Ikyogen

Kwande Youth Council yesterday led a massive protest in Ikyogen area of Kwande local government, Benue state calling on the Federal government and the Inspector General of police to arrest and bring to book the police officer who killed one commercial cyclist and fractured another because of their refusal to part a bribe of #100 naira. The protest that was […]

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Development, Stories 6/09/2019 by Jimin Geoffrey

Benue Pensioners Union Disowns Protesting Group

The leadership of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners, Benue State Chapter has distanced itself from the protest organised by the ‘Concerned Pensioners’ in the state, saying the protest was instigated and had a political undertone. State Chairman of the Union, Comrade Joseph Kyume, stated this today while speaking with journalists shortly after he led a delegation to present the position […]

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Development, Stories 2/09/2019 by Lovedosh Haven Foundation

LoveDosh Haven Foundation Skills Acquisition Empowering Program Report

Introduction:  Lovedosh Haven foundation is an organization which has the Mission: Making our world a safe haven. Vision: To ensure health education (physical, mental and environmental) is made available to people as a preventive measure to diseases and vices.  The programme kicked off at about 11 am on Monday, 5th August 2019 at No. 7 Odani Odunwere link road, beside […]

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Development, Stories 30/08/2019 by Tim Nyor

On MUTA and MUTUK; Tim Nyor

Nobody, I believe, is against these two organisations, what they stand for, and their activities. What is being faulted is the humongous prodigality, monstrous improvidence and the titanic squandering of taxpayers money associated with the annual jamboree in America. If Tivday, in Tivland, is accorded the same regard as its equivalent in the US, not only will our monies be […]

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Development, Stories 22/08/2019 by Ivereniter Tserga

Your Minister’s Portfolio

Whether you support a minister or his portfolio, I think the hilarious part of all this banter, arguments and insults is the fact that: There is still no light in your house. There is still no water. No ambulance will come to pick you up in an emergency. If one needs oxygen in the underequipped hospitals, he will die.  River […]

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Entrepreneurship, Stories 8/07/2019 by Blessing Abeng

The 21st Century Entrepreneurial Woman

I was really glad when I was contacted to be the Keynote Speaker of this great event. When I got the mail, I was thrilled, even though I stressed the team a lot about the little things about picture choice, etc. I sweat the small stuff because it is the small stuff that makes the difference. The difference between ordinary […]

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Ebiere Akinola © I am Benue 2019

Education, Stories 4/07/2019 by Ebiere Akinola

Don’t Live For Only You; I Was Once A Corper in Benue

This is probably the first journey where I’m not the first to sleep inside the vehicle… Journeys give us time to reminisce. While I proceeded to the park, on a motorcycle, I felt the urge to put my two hands up in the air and do the peace sign with my fingers…but I couldn’t, both hands were holding luggage. As […]

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