Women in Ogba-Egbema-Andoni Council of Rivers State have protested against the persistent destruction and invasion of their farmlands by herdsmen.
The latest meeting of the Southern Governors’ Forum held in Enugu last Thursday is still raising dust. Their excellencies have shown unusual solidarity across party lines
The Akoko-Edo Forum (AEF) has condemned rising insecurity, kidnappings and herdsmen infiltration into the council, just as it condemned the recent shooting of Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Igarra.
Suspected herdsmen, on Friday, killed a man in Ekiti State. His wife and daughter were abducted to an unknown destination. The victim was reportedly travelling in company of his wife and daughter in his Lexus 330 Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), along Ewu-Ayetoro-Ekiti Road in Ido/Osi Local Counci of Ekiti State, when the gunmen rained bullets…
Suspected herdsmen have killed no fewer than eight persons in Guma Local Council of Benue State.
Protesters blocked the Benin-Auchi-Lokoja road in Edo State, yesterday, over insecurity occasioned by herdsmen’s attacks, killings and abductions, forcing long vehicular queues on both sides of the highway.
The Police Command in Osun on Friday, debunked reports of attack on Ofatedo Area, Osogbo, by suspected killer herdsmen.
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said that the Benue ethnic groups are not against the Fulani herdsmen and farmers in the state.
Benue State Government has said that attacks of communities by herdsmen dwindle revenue generation at the local government level.
President Muhammadu Buhari almost for the first time in the life of this administration directly spoke to the herder-farmer crises but curiously offered the wrong antidote.
Four men identified as local hunters were yesterday ambushed and killed by suspected herdsmen in Faje community in Asa Local Council of Kwara State.
Former Director-General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Dr. Paul Angya, has said that 50 per cent of the state’s land is occupied by armed herdsmen.