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Benue guber: PDP reports Senator Akume, Jime to police, Presidency

The Peoples Democratic Party in Benue State has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police over an alleged ploy by the leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State, senator George Akume to cause crisis in the state during the governorship supplementary election. In a press conference in Makurdi, the State capital on Monday, the […]
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PDP vs APC: Benue warns Buhari govt ahead of elections, reveals Akume’s ‘plot’

Benue State Government has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of planning to rig the March 9, 2019 Governorship and State Assembly elections. Terver Akase, Governor Samuel Ortom’s Chief Secretary, raised the alarm on Sunday. He said credible information indicated that Senator George Akume, leader of APC in Benue, told his supporters during an exclusive […]
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Election results: Akume, APC youths storm Makurdi, destroy billboards, posters belonging to Gov. Ortom, PDP candidates

Senator George Akume, has reportedly led APC youths in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, to destroy campaign billboards and posters of Governor Samuel Ortom and other Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidates in the State. DAILY POST reported that George Akume, former Governor of Benue State, lost his bid to return to the Senate during the […]
Election results: Akume, APC youths storm Makurdi, destroy billboards, posters belonging to Gov. Ortom, PDP candidates …

PDP raises alarm as thugs snatch ballot boxes in Gboko, fingers Akume

Reports from Gboko Local Government Area of Benue State indicate that the entire ballots and results sheets for the Benue North-West (Zone ‘B’) Senatorial elections held yesterday have been alleged snatched by thugs. The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator George Akume, is being accused of leading the attack. He was alleged to […]
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Ortom to EFCC: Prosecute Akume for fleecing Benue of N2bn

MAKURDI—THE lingering rift between Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and his estranged political benefactor, Senator George Akume, has taken a new twist as the governor has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to prosecute Senator Akume for allegedly fleecing the state of N2 billion in 2007.
Continue reading Ortom to EFCC: Prosecute Akume for fleecing Benue of N2bn at Vanguard News Nigeria. …

David Mark, Ortom, Suswam, Ayu, Moro tackle Akume, Jime in Benue

The race for who occupies the Benue State Government House come May 29 has gained momentum as the main political parties, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, and their governorship candidates crisscross the state seeking the support and votes of the electorate.
Continue reading David Mark, Ortom, Suswam, Ayu, Moro tackle Akume, Jime in Benue at Vanguard News Nigeria. …

Gov. Ortom showers praises on Akume

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Friday described a former governor of the state, Senator George Akume as a “great asset” to the North-Central state. Ortom stated that Akume pays attention to the poor in the state. Speaking during a reception to mark Akume’s 64th birthday in Makurdi, the state capital, Ortom urged people […]
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Ortom’s aide reveals how Akume allagedly embezzled N2bn while leaving office as Benue Governor

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The Special Adviser to Benue State Governor on Media and ICT, Mr. Tahav Agerzua, has challenged Senator George Akume to account for the N2 billion he allegedly misappropriated towards the end of his second tenure as governor of the state. Akume governed Benue between 1999 t0 2007 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, […]
Ortom’s aide reveals how Akume allagedly embezzled N2bn while leaving office as Benue Governor …

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