Report reaching DAILY POST has it that plans are in progress to kill the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom along the Lafia-Makurdi Road by obscure political rivals.
A DAILY POST source guaranteed that some political rivals working for top politicinas have supposedly plotted with top government authorities to kill the governor along the ever-bustling Makurdi-Lafia Road.
He said the arrangement was to disappoint the governor from utilizing any chartered flight to Abuja for political and other essential meeting and thus open him to assault along Makurdi-Lafia Road.
According to him, ”We have imperative security data that Governor Ortom is one of their targets for possible assassination. A few politicians working with top individuals in government are cooperating to guarantee thegovernor’s push to anchor the State is baffled.
”They will probably assault him along Makurdi-Lafia Road. Individuals have taken governmental issues to an alternate stature. We trust the world is watching and tuning in to our cry in Benue State,” the top government official disclosed to DAILY POST.
Affirming the advancement, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Terve Akase disclosed to DAILY POST that the governor knew about the arrangement to kill him. He said the arrangement was at that point being completed as there is a fresh request forbidding all flights to Makurdi.
He stated, ”Usually, as a result of the governor’s regular meetings and other imperative things, he uses flight to Abuja, however now, there is a request forbidding all flights to Makurdi. This is an unmistakable setup. We are likewise mindful of the arrangement to kill him along the Makurdi-Lafia Road. This is a tragic improvement as we trust a few people are simply completing a composed content on the best way to quiet Governor Ortom.”