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Why Local Government Autonomy Matters!

The present crop of Local Government Chief Executives Officers in Benue state have just complete one year of their two year tenures. They were sworn in on 22nd June...

2021 Democracy Day: Benue State Reality

Many months ago during a working visit to a community ojigbo, Olaidu in Okpokwu Local government area of Benue state, I had a conversation with the ward head of the community, Chief...

Gov. ORTOM’s 6th Anniversary

May 29th 2021 marks the 6th anniversary of Governor Samuel Ortom as the Executive Governor of Benue state after he was sworn in on May 29th 2015. And again on the same...

Benue state 2019 IGR Performance

Finally, Benue State government gets serious with it's Internal Generated Revenue drive as the 2019 half year report records 100% increase from 2018.

Benue State 2019 Budget

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Samuel Ortom 4yrs as Governor: Why he failed?

In the eternal words of John F. Kennedy: "Our task is not to fix the blame for the past, but to fix the course for the future".

Gov. Ortom reveals how he governed Benue State in 48 months

On Tuesday 4th June 2019, six days after taking the oath of office for his 2nd term as the elected governor of Benue state, His Excellency Samuel Ortom was on...

Benue State Fiscal Profile Under Gov. Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom took over the reign to govern Benue state on the 29th of May 2015. And over the last the 47 months (June 2015 - April...

Ortom’s Scorecard

And as Governor Ortom completes his 4yr term, we ask, How well  has Governor Ortom performed? Ortometer, a  performance tracking platform  measured Governor Samuel Ortoms' Performances according to his adopted initiative as captured in the  administrations' policy ...

Benue State LGAs FAAC Checker

See how much funds your Local Government Area received as its share of the monthly Federal Allocation between 2007 - 2019

NFIU & LGA Autonomy: Benue LGAs got over N475 billion in 12yrs…..any impact?

Its expected that by the 1st of June 2019 local governments won't have state governments tampering with their allocations, according to the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU)  new financial guidelines. ...

Why Benue State is Structured to Stay Underdeveloped

Is Benue state really underdeveloped? It depends on who you ask and what you mean by ‘underdeveloped’. If you choose social infrastructures to gauge if...