By Tersee Akaar, Makurdi
Â Benue State Government has declared Thursday, February 4, 2016 as public holiday, to enable civil servants attend the funeral of the late Tor Tiv 1V, Orchivirigh Dr. Alfred Torkula, in Gboko.
The declaration was among the resolutions taken at the first meeting of the council in 2016, presided over by Governor Samuel Ortom.
Â Deliberations were also made on â€œA bill to make provisions for the amendment of the Benue State Council of Chiefs and Traditional Councilsâ€™ Law 2015 and for purposes connected therewith.â€
Â Resolutions on the bill will be forwarded to the State House of Assembly for further necessary action.
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