‘Benue State open grazing prohibition law has reduced attacks’
The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Benue State, Mr. Mike Gusa has stated that since the enactment of the Benue State Open Grazing Prohibition, Ranches establishment Law 2017, the rapidity and number of attacks on communities by suspected herdsmen have reduced.
Benin Republic bans Fulani herdsmen from entering country, says BILMPAN
The National President of Bilital Maroobe Pastoralists Association of Nigeria (BILMPAN), Alhaji Ali Muhammad Rimindako, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently intervene in a law enacted by the Government of Benin Republic...
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..