JUST IN: Benue suspends lifting of ban on worship centers, public places

  From: Cephas Iorhemen, Makurdi The Benue State government Saturday made a U-turn and reversed its decision to reopen worship centres, markets and public places. Governor Ortom on Thursday, lifted its ban on religious gathering and as well as markets and directed both churches and mosques to begin to hold staggered worship sessions just as civil servants on grade levels 1 to 12 were also asked to resume work on June 1. But addressing newsmen in his office at Government House in Makurdi, Govenor Ortom said the decision became imperative…

Read More