130 Bassa people killed since September, group alleges
The National President of Irigwe Development Association (IDA), Sunday Abdu, yesterday revealed that no fewer than 130 Bassa locals have been killed by suspected herdsmen from last September till date.
Peace committee for farmers, herders inaugurated in Delta
Ibrahim Zanna said the committee was constituted to promote harmonious relationship between farmers and herdsmen, advising that it should also act as an alternative dispute mediator.
Osinbajo tasks security agents on clash of herdsmen, farmers
The Federal Government yesterday charged security agents to formulate strategies to end herdsmen’s and farmers’ conflicts.The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo made the call in Abuja to mark the second anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
Suspected herdsmen attack husband, rape wife in Edo
Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen yesterday allegedly raped a married woman and beat her husband mercilessly at a farm at Ubuneke- Ivbiaro in Owan East local council of Edo State.
Herdsmen: Former DIG wants FG to check proliferation of small arms
A Former Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG), Mr Azubuko Udah, has called on the Federal Government to check the proliferation of small arms in order to check incessant Farmers/Herdsmen clashes in the country.
Bishop Ignatius A. Kaigama’s speech to President Muhammadu Buhari during Catholic Bishops’ visit to Aso Villa
Your Excellency, On behalf of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), we the Archbishops and members of the Administrative Board, the highest decision making body of our Conference are here in person ...