Tag: herdsmen

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20-year-old herdsman in court in Benue over alleged open grazing

  The Police on Thursday arraigned a 20- year-old cattle header, Ibrahim Yau, at a Makurdi Magistrates’ Court for alleged criminal conspiracy and open grazing. The...
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Taraba rejects FG’s cattle colony proposal, Fayose convenes  peace meeting over herders/farmers’ clash ‎

 Mr Yusufu Akirikwen, the Taraba Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, says that the state has no land for Cattle Colonies as proposed by the...

Miyetti Allah leader wants compensation for herdsmen, says ‘1,000 of our members killed, 20,000...

    The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has appealed to the Federal Government to pay compensation to herdsmen affected by various crises...

Jonathan to Buhari: I treated herdsmen as terrorists and dealt with them decisively, ...

"Former President Jonathan wishes to express his condolences to the government and people of Benue, Kaduna, Taraba, Adamawa and Nasarawa states, over the recent...

Herdsmen: Fayose releases phone numbers

Public Notice As promised by the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose,  here are Telephone Numbers to call to report any strange movement of...
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Benue attacks: Shot livestock guard says four wives, 18 children missing

    Mr Akpenheen Amile, a Livestock Guard, who is being treated of gunshots sustained in the January 2 attack on villages in Guma, Benue State,...
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Herdsmen killings: NLC appeals to FG to apprehend perpetrators, Tiv Area Traditional Council opens...

    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has appealed to the Federal Government to urgently apprehend the perpetrators of serial of killings around the country in...
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Obiano warns arms-bearing herdsmen as governors, security chiefs meet in Abuja

      Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has warned herdsmen in the state, who carry dangerous weapons, to desist from such act or face the...
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CAN to FG: To avoid war, stop herdsmen attacks

  We in the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) are forced to make this press release on the continuous inhuman and wicked activities of the...
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Police arrest eight herdsmen over death of 17 persons in Benue

  Detectives in Benue State Police Command have arrested eight herdsmen over the death of 10 persons and seven livestock guards in Guma and Logo Local...