Ebira farmers in Ondo allege herders attack, seek help
Ebira farmers in Ondo State at the weekend protested the alleged invasion of their farmlands and attack of their members by the ‘wandering’ herders. Sources said that over 20 Ebira, mainly cash crop farmers, who have their farms located at Elegbeka, Ago Gboro, Oba-Ile, Iju-Itaogbolu, Ologido, Malege, and Ogbese, among other settlements in Akure South…
Police arraign three herdsmen for alleged destruction of N4.5 million rice farm in Ekiti
Three herders have been charged before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court for unlawful destruction and malicious damage of a rice farm.
Amotekun: How Forest Guards Initiative Was Killed In Southeast
It took the unveiling of the controversial Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) codenamed Operation Amotekun by the Southwest governors for the Southeast zone to realise it
Herders flee after Ondo community arrests 150 cows for destroying farmland
There was a mild drama in Ijare town, an agrarian community in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State yesterday as Fulani herdsmen deserted their cows and scampered for safety.
Jev: Benue tried APC, but PDP became beautiful bride
Senator Orker Emmanuel Yisa Jev is the Senator representing Benue North West. In this interview with LEO SOBECHI, he speaks on the challenge of defeating former governor of Benue
Obnoxious checkpoints from Lagos to Calabar
The Senate’s recent appeal to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to reduce the number of security checkpoints on the federal highways should be regarded by the authorities concerned as an assignment of urgent national importance.
Herders kills 35-year-old farmer in Ogun - Police
A 35-year-old farmer, Segun Akinlade has allegedly been murdered by a herder, Muhammad Garba in the Imala area of Ogun State, following a scuffle over the invasion of the deceased’s farm by the suspect.
Herders get 24-hour ultimatum to leave Imo State
Hersders in Imo State has been given 24 hours to leave the state, due to alleged destructive activities of straying cows.
Knock down the walls, build bridges - Part 3
If the operative philosophy of social media, that giant mode of communication which has come to dominate the 21st century is connectivity, thus transforming the world into a global village, then it is contradictory in terms to build walls around states and institutions.