Ortom laments as Benue holds second mass burial in three months
The governor of Benue state, in the person of Samuel ortom,
stated that, Fulani killer herdsmen activities in the state
is very bad and have led to many bloods shed.
He announced this on Thursday at St. Bernard Primary.
School Ugwu-Okpoga in Okpokwu local government area (LGA),
where the funeral service of the 26 victims of herdsmen
attacks in Omusu and Okana communities.
The funeral service ought to hold last week, but, it was
shift by the government all because of President Buhari’s
If you recall, president Buhari pays a visit to Benue state.
While speaking at the funeral service, governor ortom
urged all the security agencies to arrest the leadership
of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore.
Ortom still stands by his words, that, no going back on
the open Grazing prohibition and Ranches Establishment
The governor also assured his people that, his
the administration would keep on responding to swiftly to
While In the sermon, the reverend and also chairman of the
Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Benue, who spoke
on the need for security.
The also pleaded to God to grant the family victims and
the governor the strength to bear the great loss.
Recalled, on the 11th of January, held a mass burial for the 73 people that were killed between the farmer and the Fulani herdsmen.