Headline News

12 Mar 2016

The One Idoma Initiative has lambasted the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase over his recent claim that the figure of Agatu killings was exaggerated. A statement by convener of the group, Bar. Paul Edeh faulted the IG’s claims, describing it as very unfortunate and disheartening.

12 Mar 2016

Daniel Ochefu scored just eight points in 15 minutes, but he played a key role in No. 3 Villanova's 76-68 win over Providence in the semifinals of the Big East Tournament on Friday night at Madison Square Garden.

25 Feb 2016

A 22-year-old Ochanya Cynthia Ogidi has made her family & the Idoma community proud by graduating with first class honours degree in Mathematics from the University of Lagos.

13 Feb 2016

Barely one week after renewed clash between suspected Fulani herdsmen and Idoma speaking Agatu natives of Benue State claimed seven farmers lives, heavy fighting erupted again on Thursday leaving at least six more people dead.

12 Feb 2016

The people of Idoma community have called on the federal government to as a matter of urgency investigate and bring to book Rockbridge Construction Limited, the contractor handling the dualization of Otukpo township road.

8 Feb 2016

Ugbokolo in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State is literally on fire, following an ongoing protest by Students of the Benue State Polytechnic. The students have remained on the street since Monday morning to protest the abnormal increment of their school fees.

10 Jan 2016

2Face Idibia is now officially 2Baba. Though it has been his nickname for a while, 2Baba now replaces Innocent Idibia’s longtime moniker.

14 Dec 2015

All roads leads to the ancient city of Otukpo, the ancestral powerhouse of Idoma community for the 6th edition of the Miss Idoma beauty pageant come December 27.


Idoma Record Holders

  1. First Idoma person to become a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN)
  2. First Medical Doctor from Idoma Land
  3. First Idoma to win Nigerian Academy of Science award
  4. First Professor of Theatre Arts to become a Vice-Chancellor in Nigeria
  5. First winner of MTV Europe Best African Act Award