Day: September 3, 2017

FLOOD, BENUE GOVT TO DEMOLISH OVER 2,500 HOUSES

The Benue State government may commence demolition of hundreds of houses in Makurdi as soon as the State Executive Council gives approval. It was learnt that over 2,600 houses would be pulled down in an effort to end the perennial flood disasters in the state. Investigation revealed that the coastal […]

NO NIGERIAN DIED IN HURRICANE HARVEY: NIDO

No Nigerian died in Hurricane Harvey which ravaged Texas and claimed dozens of lives so far, the Nigerians in Diaspora Organization (NIDO) Americas, has said. Dr Akin Awofolaju, a NIDO official told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday that the organisation had reached out to Nigerians in the […]

ATIKU DONATES N5M TO BENUE FLOODING VICTIMS

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has donated N5 million to the victims of the Benue flooding. This was disclosed by former President Goodluck Jonathan on Twitter on Saturday. He commended Atiku for responding to his call for aid to the victims. He said, “Yesterday, I called on well meaning Nigerians […]