President Buhari Shocked That IGP Disobeyed His Directive On Benue

Deserted roads. No sign of people cheering by the roadside

President Buhari arrived the airport at Makurdi, the state capital at exactly 10:43 a.m. on Monday morning.

President Buhari had visited Taraba State last week, and is also expected to visit Yobe, Zamfara and Rivers states where there have been reports of terror attacks and clashes.

"What I did was to call him and give him the directive".

The governor thanked the Presidential Committee on Flood and Rehabilitation for making the camp available for the state government to house victims of herdsmen attacks, stating that to complement efforts of the federal government, the state sunk three boreholes in the camp in order to address the water need.

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He was earlier scheduled to visit the Tor-Tiv, Professor James Ayatse and also visit the Exercise Cat Race Camp including Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camps in Gbajimba, Guma LGA headquarters.

Akputu appealed to the president to compensate and rebuild the homes of the displaced farmers to enable them go back to farming, now that the rain is approaching.

The governor denied allegations that the Benue State government was keeping and training a militia group to fight Fulani herdsmen in the Benue.

President Buhari was surprised that Idris breached his order.

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The former Prime Minister, it is understood, also apologised to his colleagues over the manner in which he had handled the issue. Odinga for acknowledging that the country was facing a unity crisis hence the need to commence a healing process.

The President had instructed the IGP to relocate to the state until the carnage was contained.

Ortom who described the president as a man of integrity who always stand for justice reiterated his call for arrest of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore who have persistently threatened the Benue people and successfully executed their plans without any arrest.

Although the IGP visited Benue after the President's directive, the state government accused him of spending only one day in the state and then proceeding to Nasarawa State and spending several days there.

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