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14 Aug
Prelate of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, His Eminence, Nzie Nsi Eke, has urged the Federal Government to get more aggressive in the fight against banditry and kidnapping in the country....
4 Feb
For centuries, people from various parts of the country have inhabited Ibarapa zone of Oyo State, plying their legitimate businesses and trades, but with the recent happenings, traditional leaders, victims of herdsmen....
20 May 2020
In a bid to tackle incessant herdsmen attacks, insecurity, rising crimes and criminality, the Delta State government has set up Operation Delta Hawks (OPDH) to be coordinated by a security expert.
3 Feb 2019
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), yesterday, said the decision to hold the biannual conference in Benue state is to show solidarity and pray for the souls lost during the herdsmen invasion of the state.
29 Jul 2018
Apostle Eugene Ogu is former president of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Rivers State Chapter and also the General Overseer of Abundant Life Evangelical Mission, Port Harcourt.
17 Jul 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent statement urging Nigerians to be patient while his security chiefs are racking their brains to tackle the ongoing killings across the country puts the administration at a tight corner. The implication is that government has no strategy yet to deal with a deadly pogrom targeting innocent hapless folks across the country.…
8 May 2018
The nation was thrown into another round of mourning with recent killings in Benue State. Critical questions that many people are asking are: What is really happening in this country? Are the herdsmen more equipped, trained and skillful than our security forces? What makes it extremely difficult to apprehend....
24 Mar 2018
Rice farmers in Guma ad Logo local councils of Benue State have lost about N4 billion worth of rice following the destruction of their farmlands by herdsmen during the harvesting season.
20 Mar 2018
The herdsmen know these routes. They’ve been through them before. In fact, they’ve probably sired one or two offspring during previous visits. The villagers are probably relatives. While they lean more towards Islam, they are not even close to being religious…certainly not staunch Muslims.
19 Mar 2018
As the National Security Adviser, you have to be grossly incompetent to not know how the Fulani herdsmen (yes, they are herdsmen and they are Fulani) conduct their raids.
12 Mar 2018
The Kaduna State chapter of the Benue Media Forum (BMF) Kaduna State has urged the National Assembly to suspend debating the Bill on hate speech pending the resolution of herdsmen killings in the country.  In a communiqué it issued at the weekend in Kaduna, the group resolved that although the bill before the National Assembly was…
26 Nov 2017
Three socio-cultural groups: Mdzough U Tiv, Idoma National Forum and Omi Ny’Igede, alleged yesterday, that not less than 2000 men, women and children...

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