Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, in the early hours of Friday in Kaduna paid a condolence visit on his Kaduna State counterpart, Nasir El-Rufai, following the recent loss of his foster father, Alhaji Yahaya Hamza.

All Progressives Congress, APC, leader in Benue State and Senator representing Benue North West, Senator Dr George Akume led the condolence delegation.

Governor Ortom stated that the visit which had been scheduled earlier could not hold because of unforeseen circumstances.