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‘I thought of killing myself’

• Benue flood victim who lost son, husband and means of livelihood relives experience“ BY PETER DURU, Makurdi Two years ago, Susan Paul Mhen lost her four-year-old son, Terdoo Mhen, mysteriously at the popular Wurukum Market in Makurdi, Benue State where she traded in cassava flour. The sudden disappearance of the son, who was allegedly […]

FG to dredge River Benue, construct drainage in Makurdi

By Peter Duru MAKURDI—The Federal Government will undertake the dredging of River Benue and construct drainage in Makurdi and its environs to check a repeat of the flood that recently ravaged the state. Osinbajo Vice President Yomi Osinbanjo stated this yesterday, when he led a government delegation to the internally-displaced persons, IDPs’ camp and parts […]