Benue APC Loses Scribe


By George Okoh in Makurdi

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Benue State has lost its Secretary, Mr. Onov Tyuulugh.

Tyuulugh died yesterday at an undisclosed hospital after a long battle with undisclosed ailment.

He has been described by the Benue State Governor, Mr. Samuel Ortom, as a dependable leader of the party and one of those whose selfless contributions led to the enthronement of the change administration in the state.

The governor recalled the numerous ways in which the late Tyuulugh added value to the development strides of the present administration.

He said Tyuulugh’s legacy of ensuring a better Benue State where the rights and aspirations of the people take prominence would not be forgotten.

The governor urged the bereaved family, friends and associates of the late APC state secretary to take solace in the fact that he lived a life worthy of emulation.

He prayed God to grant the deceased eternal rest and give his family the fortitude to bear the loss.

Tyuulugh was also a famous student union activist at the University of Jo’s in the early 1980s.