Governor Ortom © I am Benue 2019

Leadership, Stories 24/03/2019 by Akaafele

Governor Ortom’s Re-Election Acceptance Speech

It’s Benue Peoples Victory! Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen It is with utmost humility and gratitude to God that my Deputy, Engr. Benson Abounu, and I accept the second mandate of Benue people expressed through the just concluded ‘inconclusive’ elections. I thank God, the Lord of Lords, the King of Kings for the sweet victory. In the Bible, King David said […]

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nigeria election © I am Benue 2019

Leadership, Stories 13/03/2019 by Blessing Edeh

Nigeria Election 2019; The People

ni’bo ni oruko mi wa?   That was everyone’s question   As they keep searching for their names   On the register pasted on the wall  Excitement on their faces   Anxious to join the line and vote!  As I watch every gesture every smile   And excitement trying to understand   Why!  Old! I mean the very old joy of voting   Their four years away was on the face […]

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Dr Kohol Iornem © I am Benue 2019

Leadership, Stories 22/02/2019 by Akaafele

Dr Kohol Shadrach Iornem on Nigeria Election 2019

Your PVC Is Your Power! My country people, if you sell your votes, make you expect to see bad schools, bad roads, bad hospitals, everything bad for the next 4 years! When we refuse to vote, we allow incompetent people to get into government thereby creating problems for us and our future generations… Your PVC Is Your Power! I am […]

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Leadership, Stories 7/12/2018 by Kumashe Yaakugh

Victim Blaming: We Need To Call a Spade a Spade

Up until a few months ago, I used to be indifferent about the blame games that went on in the issue of sexual abuse. It wasn’t something I understood really well, neither did I get a full grasp of the consequences and how deeply it affected victims and survivors alike. This is why you would excuse me when I tell […]

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Tarkighir © IamBenue 2018

Leadership, Stories 4/10/2018 by Rt Hon Dickson Tarkighir

“This Feat” Is Not A Defeat! – Tarkighir

I Thank You All, Our People, Our Delegates And Our Leaders Over 3 years ago, the good people of Makurdi/Guma Federal Constituency gave me the greatest honour there is to give at that level – to send me to represent them in the House of Representatives. It is an honour for which I will forever remain grateful. I have sponsored […]

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Stevina Evuleocha-Ugbah © iambenue 2018

Leadership, Stories, Uncategorised 2/10/2018 by Stevina Evuleocha-Ugbah

2018 MUTUK Annual Tiv Day And Cultural Fiesta; Stevina Evuleocha-Ugbah Speech

His Royal Majesty, Begha U Tiv, Professor James Ortese Ayatse, The Executive Governor of Benue State, Dr Samuel Ortom, represented by Rev.  Peter Ichull Prof. Iorwuese Hager, Presidential Candidate of the SDP, represented by former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor David Iornem, Distinguished guests of the High Table, Members of the MUTUK Executive Committee, Distinguished Ladies and […]

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brain © I am Benue 2018

Leadership, Stories 4/05/2018 by Laz Apir

Let Benue State Be Great

My Fellow Benue citizens, It is time for us to reason together and find a way out of this mediocre cycle we have built and entrenched in our dear state. Let us even pretend for a moment that Akume was outstanding, Suswam was Amazing and Ortom is God sent to deliver Benue and as such no room for blame game […]

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