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19 Aug
Lagos State Government has dismissed an alleged attack by herdsmen on Odo Egiri community in Eredo area of Epe Local Council as untrue.
8 May 2020
One person has been killed and a female police officer abducted while two other persons were gravely injured in separate attacks in Egbado North/ Imeko Afon Federal Constituency in Ogun State...
14 Aug 2019
The Kogi Government has debunked the allegation of an attack by herdsmen at Big Joe motor park in Lokoja on Tuesday.
17 Apr 2019
Sixteen people were killed and 14 were wounded when gunmen opened fire at a party to name a newborn baby, police said Tuesday, in the latest violence between farmers and herders in central Nigeria.
1 Feb 2019
An unusual fear greeted Umuachi-Afor community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State, as a suspected herdsmen attack has reportedly led to the death of a police officer. Many were also reported injured. The cause of the attack on the community was yet to be discovered. But the police command of the state confirmed…
1 Jan 2019
Unknown bandits suspected to be herdsmen on Tuesday killed seven persons in a fresh attack on Nding Susut village in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. It was gathered that the suspected herdsmen stormed the village on New Year’s eve, killing the seven residents and setting over 300 houses ablaze. Several vehicles and…
17 Dec 2018
More than 3,600 people have been killed in clashes between farmers and herders in Nigeria since 2016, Amnesty International said on Monday, blaming the government's failure to punish the perpetrators for fuelling the violence.
11 Jul 2018
Tenty-six people were killed in two days of violence blamed on cattle thieves in northern Nigeria, the National Emergency Management Agency said on Wednesday.
31 Mar 2018
Prompt restoration of the constitutional duties of traditional rulers in Nigeria has been identified as the needed solution to the incessant clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the country.
22 Mar 2018
The Catholic Archbishop of the Metropolitan See of Lagos, Most Revd. Alfred Adewale Martins, has decried the killings by herdsmen in parts of the federation...
11 Jan 2018
Huge crowds turned out in central Nigeria on Thursday at a funeral service for scores of people killed during clashes between cattle herders and farmers.
9 Jan 2018
Eighty people have been killed in Nigeria's central state of Benue since December 31 following clashes between cattle herders and farmers that have forced tens of thousands from their homes, an emergency official said on Tuesday.


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