cancellation of this years Benue Youth Carnival at
the IBB Square chanting protest songs of "WE NO
GREE" matching through the streets of Makurdi to
Government house round about.The youths are
protesting the decision by the government to cancel
this year's carnival without compensating them.
It will be recalled that most activities and
celebrations have been cancelled due to the death of
the tiv Monarch ,Late Alfred Akawe Torkula[Tor
Tiv].But the youths,who have had a month-long
training ,spending money on transport and other
logistics are disappointed as government have
decided to cancel the event without compensating
them.Click to see more pictures.