Group raises the alarm over influx of strangers into Edo
The group’s Secretary-General, Dr. Andrew Osaretin Izekor, in a statement in Benin City, said these young men were either being offloaded in hundreds from long haulage trucks, or streaming in a dreadful surge in the streets of Benin City.
Are Fulani herdsmen overrated?
The last several weeks have been witnessing some strange, and, in fact, unprecedented situations in the southern part of Nigeria especially in the so-called Southeast and South South geopolitical zones.
SOKAPU accuses government of complicity in Southern Kaduna attacks, killings
The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU), has accused the Federal Government of complicity in the attacks and killings in Kajuru communities in Southern Kaduna by Fulani herdsmen...
Kajuru Killings: HURIWA bemoans incessant attack by suspected Fulani herdsmen
A pro-democracy and non-governmental organization, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has bemoaned the incessant attacks by suspected armed Fulani herdsmen targeting largely Christian communities in Southern Kaduna State.
Ohanaeze youths mull setting up of Operation Ogbunigwe
The youth wing of Ohanaeze-Ndigbo led by Arthur Obiora has mulled the possibility of setting up a security network code-named Operation Ogbunigwe to safeguard the Igbo from Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen attacks.
Armed men kill one farmer, abduct three women with kids in Benue
Suspected Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked Div-zaav community in Kwande Council of Benue State killing one person, and abducted three women.This was coming barely two weeks after armed herdsmen attacked some communities in Guma Council during a Christian wake..
Urhobo Progress Union talks tough, asks herdsmen to leave
The persistent attacks recently unleashed on some Urhobo communities in Delta State by Fulani Herdsmen on February 13, 14 and 15, 2020 and which led to the death of over 10 people, with several others injured...
We are under siege by herders, Delta community laments
For the umpteenth time, Issele-Azagba, an agrarian community in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State, has been invaded by criminals suspected to be herders.
Midwest shield: Another Amotekun for Edo / Delta in the works
The frustrating failure of Nigeria’s security architecture and response to the wanton destruction of life and property by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the Niger Delta has thrown up Midwest Shield, a security network by a group, known as the Midwest Movement.