Insecurity: Benue governor Samuel Ortom signs amended law to allow volunteer guards bear arms

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Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, on Tuesday, October 26 assented to the amended Community Volunteer Guards law of the state allowing local guards to carry weapons legally recognised by the constitution.The law was first passed in 2000 by the state house of assembly and assented to by George Akume, former governor of Benue but Ortom says it has become pertinent to amend the law to aid the guards complement th...
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