Culture, Stories 31/12/2019 by Kumashe Yaakugh

Deja Vu

The early morning Harmattan breeze blew callously as Ngohide walked into the bus park with her father dragging her luggage. Despite her thick sweater, she felt a shiver as she tried to catch up with her father who by this time was heading towards the ticketing area. Something felt odd about the cold she felt all over her body; it […]

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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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Inspirational, Stories 2/12/2019 by Stephen M. Teru

The Study of Lizard

How can someone go to university just to study lizard? Many people find it funny that things like lizard are studied beyond nursery and primary schools; where pupils learn about them for mere identification purposes. As funny as it may be, there are astonishing reasons why we study these seemingly “unimportant” species. These reasons are actually so important that the […]

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Creatives, Stories 20/11/2019 by Akaafele

We Support Ours

Hello Brothers and Sisters, We discovered that our Wuese Fidelia Unongo is among the participants in the visual arts competition for Female Artists in Nigeria and she is a finalist. Please do click on the link below and like her painting: The Woman In Yellow Dress (This is the link, please like only “The Woman in Yellow Dress) Thank you […]

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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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Creatives, Stories 29/10/2019 by Terver Malu

One day I will tell you my Lagos story

“I learned how to move in a room full of Vultures” Here I was meeting and greeting with the stars smartly dressed in my all-white linen threads. A few moments ago I walked my first red carpet and it was everything I had seen on TV; lights, cameras, glitz and glamour. They even had a bunch of amped-up youth cheering […]

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Remembrance, Stories 17/10/2019 by Sefa 'Shake Speare' Ikpa

What Sort of Country Do We Live In?

Fire raged at a major market for hours unabated. A commercial city like Onitsha did not have fire fighting services. Eventually, they borrowed a fire fighting truck from Asaba, capital of another state. On getting to the fire, the borrowed truck did not have enough water in it.And so, people stood by and watched their means of livelihoods and even […]

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Creatives, Stories 17/10/2019 by Akaafele

Deszcent (Sunday Olobo Paul)

Sunday Olobo Paul, popularly known by his stage name Deszcent is a fast-rising Benue-born artist who is set to make a mark in the music industry with his unique sounds. The talented entertainer kicked off his musical career in 2018 when he dropped his first-ever musical project titled ‘Believe’ and ever since then he has served us with a couple […]

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Creatives, Stories 16/10/2019 by Akaafele

‘A Mose’ Born as Adole Moses

A Mose (Fka MGP) is a music recording and performing artist who explores hip hop and Afropop music as his preferred genre, born on the 12th of June and raised in Makurdi, but originally from Ohimini local government area of Benue State, Nigeria with the birth Name Adole Moses. He is a graduate of Benue State University (B. Sc Mass […]

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Actor, Creatives, Stories 11/10/2019 by Akaafele

Actress: Hembadoon Jennifer Sombo

“I can’t remember a time I never wanted to act.’’ This was Jennifer’s response when asked what piqued her interest in acting. Born fourth of 5 siblings, Hembadoon Jennifer Sombo is a talented actress from Konshisha in Benue State, Nigeria. The dark-skinned beauty is proud of her Tiv heritage and speaks fondly of her childhood in Makurdi, growing up with […]

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