Kogi Government debunks allegation of herdsmen attack at motor park
The Kogi Government has debunked the allegation of an attack by herdsmen at Big Joe motor park in Lokoja on Tuesday.
Sixteen massacred at party for newborn in Nigeria conflict
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.
Herdsmen attack Delta community, kills police officer
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…
Suspected herdsmen kill seven persons, destroy vehicles in Plateau
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…
Amnesty says over 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder violence
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.
Monarchs hold solution to farmers-herdsmen clashes, say Experts
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.
Bishop deplores mayhem, urges restructuring
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...