Governor Samuel Ortom has offered to pay N5 million for information on the whereabouts of Very Reverend Father John Adeyi, the kidnapped Vicar General of Otukpo Diocese.
The Governor who regretted that one month after the unfortunate incidence security agents were yet to apprehend the culprits and recue the priest appealed to members of the public to assist with information about the whereabouts of the priest adding that any person or group who offers such information would be paid the amount.
He disclosed that security agents have acted on previous information and combed several places within and outside the state without positive results hence the imperative to make the offer.
Governor Ortom also solicited sustained prayers for the release of the priest adding that with God nothing was impossible while assuring the Christian community that the government and entire people of the state were in solidarity with them for the rescue of the priest.
In a statement signed by the  adviser on Media and ICT Mr Tahav Agerzua, the Governor also expressed sympathy with the family of the late General Gabriel Kpamber, retired, who lost his life in a fatal accident at the weekend and prayed that God would comfort them and the entire people of the state on the loss.
The Governor stated that after serving his country meritoriously in the armed forces the late Kpamber also offered dedicated service to the state as chairman of the Benue State Independent Electoral Commission, BESIEC, and requested peaceful repose of his soul.

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