Governor Samuel Ortom today welcomes the media organizations to the mass burial of loyal and patriotic Benue citizens who fell to the swords of the inhuman Fulani herdsmen on January 2nd, 2018.
In a statement released by the chief press secretary, Mr Terver Akase, he welcomes all international and Nigeria-based media organizations to Benue as the State buries its heroes today.
“We thank God for your safe arrival in Makurdi”
Some of the local and international based media outfits are:
VOICE OF AMERICA
RADIO DEUTSCHE WELLE
RADIO FRANCE INTERNATIONAL
WAZOBIA TV and Radio
VOICE OF NIGERIA
INDEPENDENT FM BENIN
RAY POWER FM
SPLASH FM IBADAN
GREETINGS FM ABUJA
HARVEST FM MAKURDI
JOY FM OTUKPO
ASHI WAVES FM
“Thank you Nigerian Newspapers, local and national, as well as all social media activists for consistently standing with the people of Benue State. You are wonderful!”
The message also goes to all Bloggers and online Newspapers across the country.
“May God reward you for choosing to come and tell the Benue story of genocide to the world. The church service preceding the state burial of the victims will commence by 10am at IBB Square.”