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15 Nov 2017

ORTOM'S NOMINATION FOR BEST GOVERNOR OF THE YEAR AWARD WELL DESERVED - CPS

By Jimin Geoffrey

Chief Press Secretary to the Benue State Governor, Mr. Terver Akase says the nomination of Governor Ortom as Best Governor of the Year on Security by Independent Newspapers Limited is well deserved.
Mr. Akase stated this today in an interview with journalists at the Benue Peoples House, Makurdi.
He said the Governor's giant strides in the area of security as witnessed by Nigerians qualified him for the proposed award.
Mr. Akase said in addition to the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law enacted by the Ortom administration, which is being celebrated worldwide, the State Government has also enacted a law prohibiting kidnapping, cultism and other related offences.
According to him, on assumption of office, Governor Ortom also granted amnesty to hundreds of youth, during which assorted arms and ammunition were recovered from over 700 youths thereby guaranteeing the security for lives and property.
The Chief Press Secretary said Governor Ortom has taken the issue of security dear to his heart because he believes that with the desired security, agricultural other economic activities would boom.
He said Governor Ortom has dedicated the proposed award to the good people of Benue State who have supported him in his efforts in developing the state.
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