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12 Mar 2019
The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the killing of 16 persons in fresh attack on Barde Village in Kajuru Local Council of the state. A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Yakubu Sabo, said on Sunday at about 7:30 a.m., some unknown armed men…
8 Mar 2019
Malawi’s president, Peter Mutharika, on Friday appointed a commission of inquiry to probe a spate of attacks, abductions and killings of people with albinism. The panel, headed by retired Supreme Court judge Robert Chinangwa, will submit its report to Mutharika by April 30, the president's office said. The announcement came after mounting criticism of Mutharika…
3 Mar 2019
Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that a Judicial Commission of Inquiry will be established to investigate the violent conflict and killings in Kajuru and Kachia local government areas.  The governor made the disclosure in Karamai while addressing the survivors of the attacks. El-Rufai explained that building sustainable peace in the area requires that all…
3 Mar 2019
Abonmena monarch, Disrael Gbobo Bob-Manuel, has urged the United Nations to investigate the killing of over 20 persons and an army lieutenant during the presidential and National Assembly elections in Rivers State. He warned that the governorship, state legislative and other rescheduled elections may be disallowed in Abonnema, Rivers State if it will lead to loss of…
19 Feb 2019
Following the killings in parts of Kajuru Council of Kaduna State, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has called on all and sundry, particularly the affected Fulani, to remain calm and ignore all forms of provocation to consider retaliation. The association commended Governor Nasir el-Rufai for ensuring that the situation was brought under…
13 Jan 2019
“Don’t act thoughtlessly, but understand what the Lord wants you to do.” (Ephesians 5:17 NLT) Every day, I talk to people who say, “If there is a God and He allowed me to be born and I’m still alive, what is His plan for me? Why am I here, and what am I supposed to…
26 Dec 2018
The Federal Government says the persistent attacks on residents of Zamfara by bandits will affect food security in the country. The Minister of Interior, Alhaji Abdulrahman Dambazau, said this on Wednesday in Gusau during an on-the-spot assessment of the activities of the bandits in the state. He said: “Since those affected by the killings are…
23 Dec 2018
A socio-cultural group in Benue, Tiv Youth Organisation, (TYO) has condemned the reciting of a statement credited to All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, Senator George Akume by Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore during the recent presentation of the Amnesty International’s report on herders’ and farmers’ crises in Nigeria entitled “Harvest of Death.” President of TYO, Timothy…
20 Dec 2018
Elders and chiefs in Choba community, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State have invoked deities following strings of killings, kidnapping and armed robbery by suspected cultists. However, few hours after the elders made the invocation, which they described as spiritual cleansing of the land, armed thugs still invaded the area and shot dead one…
26 Nov 2018
Former Senate President, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, and some other prominent indigenes have chided Senator George Akume over his recent comment on the mass killings in Benue State. Akume, representing Benue North West and Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, came under attack over a statement credited to him during his visit to President Muhammadu Buhari alleging…
5 Oct 2018
The orgy of killings continued yesterday in Plateau with the murder of 25 people in separate attacks by unknown gunmen at Ariri community in Miango town, Bassa and Barkin Ladi council areas of the state. Nineteen persons were mowed in Bassa while the rest lost their lives in Barkin Ladi. The killings in Bassa were…
15 Sep 2018
Tension has been heightened in two towns in Ijero Local Government area of Ekiti State, as another Chief and Arisawe of Iroko Ekiti, Adewole Ajayi was murdered on Thursday inside his farm located at a neighboring town, Oke-Oro. This incident occurred barely two weeks after the Onise of Odo Oro; Oba Gbadebo Ogunsakin was stabbed…

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