Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State Saturday morning narrowly escaped death after armed herders reportedly opened fire on his convoy.
It was gathered that the attack took place at Tyo-Mu community in the outskirts of Makurdi town, along Makurdi-Gboko road.
Ortom was said to be returning to Makurdi, the State capital.
At the time of this report, the Governor who is still in shock was being expected to address the media on the development.
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