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12 Jul 2018
A group, Tiv Youth Organisation (TYO), yesterday said comments so far from the presidency and members of the current administration at the federal level have suggested that politicians are backers of the herdsmen perpetrating the orgy of killings nationwide. TYO’s President General, Comrade Timothy Hembaor, in a statement in Makurdi, Benue State, maintained that “all…
12 Jul 2018
“My father, my mother, my wife, our four children were shot, killed and burnt.” This cry of horror by a survivor of the Fulani herdsmen massacre of innocent people in Plateau State calls to question the sincerity or competence of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari to provide security for Nigerians.…
11 Jul 2018
The 32 persons killed during the attack by gunmen in Gandi village and nearby communities of Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State were buried on Wednesday. Gov. Aminu Tambuwal who attended the burial, described the attack as unfortunate and said government would continue to support security agencies to check the menace. “Government will continue…
8 Jul 2018
Ten people were killed and more than 70 injured on Sunday when a train packed with weekend passengers derailed in northwest Turkey, the health ministry said. The train, with over 360 people on board, was travelling from the Edirne region on the Greek and Bulgarian borders to Istanbul's Halkali station when six of its carriages…
30 Jun 2018
Clerics have claimed that with the incessant threats by terrorists and killings witnessed recently in the country, Jihadists are taking over Nigeria. This was disclosed yesterday at the national prayer for Nigeria and Lagos state, organised by Ministers of God Prayer Network International (MGPNI) with the theme: "Destroying Satanic Manipulation and Killings". The National President,…
30 Jun 2018
The leadership of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday collectively condemned the recent killings of almost 200 people in Barkin Ladi and Riyom Local governments of Plateau State and called on President Buhari to ensure the perpetrators are arrested and prosecuted. Chairman of NGF and Governor of Zamfara State, Abdul’aziz Yari stated this in Jos…
27 Jun 2018
The killings continue – remorselessly and even ruthlessly - unabated. And so the wailings and the gnashing of the teeth arising from the sorrow and the utter anguish that are customarily attendant on the fate that is now beyond the control of the poor and the hopeless – a people who have, willy-nilly, given in…
26 Jun 2018
Plateau House of Assembly on Tuesday constituted a seven-man special committee headed by Mr Yusuf Gagdi to investigate the recent killings in the state. This followed a motion moved at plenary by Mr Peter Ibrahim, member representing Jos Barikin Ladi Constituency. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 11 villages in Barikin Ladi Local…
25 Jun 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed regret over the reported killings of innocent people in Plateau and vowed that his administration would not rest until the murderers and sponsors are brought to justice. The President stated this on his twitter handle; @MBuhari, on Sunday night in Abuja. He described the incident as “very painful and regrettable.’’…
31 May 2018
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered him to redouble efforts to tackle the killings across the country. Idris disclosed this yesterday at the official handover of 150 operational vehicles to the police by Dangote Foundation. He promised that herders/farmers clashes and other security challenges in the country…
31 May 2018
Berom Educational and Cultural Organisation (BECO) yesterday regretted that the outgoing month was a bloody one for the ethnic nationality, particularly in Barkin Ladi and Riyom council areas of Plateau State. The group expressed displeasure over the reported foul cry of the herders, whom it accused of masterminding the killings. Addressing a press conference yesterday…
28 May 2018
The Bishop of the Diocese of Lagos West, Anglican Communion, Rt. Revd. James Olusola Odedeji, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to decisively tackle the killings in the country. During the dedication of a new church building, Our Saviour’s Anglican Church, Egbe Archdeaconry headquarters yesterday in Lagos, the cleric maintained that the primary assignment of…

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Ondo State House of Assembly has declared the seats of two members vacant for anti-party activities. The House declared that Hon. Favour Tomomewo (APC-Ilaje 2) and Hon. Torhukerhijo Success (APC-Ese-Odo) were actively involved in Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) recent gubernatorial primary election in the state. The declaration followed a letter earlier received from the Chairman…
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kaduna State Command, says it arrested 104 suspected drug traffickers and dismantled seven notorious drug joints in the state. The NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Umar Adoro told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Kaduna that the operation was conducted in July. He added…
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