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50 arms-bearing herdsmen arrested in 3 states

The armed herdsmen were arrested in Ekiti, Borno and Cross River states and in some other parts of the country,’

Learn from Afonja’s mistake, youth leaders tell S’East govs

“We call on Governor Umahi to learn from what happened to Afonja, the Oba of Ilorin in 1824. Afonja received the Sheu Alimi also known as Salih Janta with open arms in Ilorin.

Alaafin laments release of arrested Fulani kidnappers by Police

“Nigeria is under a weak system. The system is no more working. Nigeria’s system of government is failing most especially on security. Security should not be under an exclusive legislative list.

Oluwo in the eye of the storm—Youths

“We are genuinely worried by the unexpected and injurious recent pronouncements of some leaders and traditional rulers of our community which are tilting towards threatening of the subsisting peace in our community".

ESN dares Wike, storms Rivers State in full force

In response to the cries and yearnings of our terrified mothers in Eleme Igweocha in Rivers State, I have this evening instructed the High Command of Eastern Security Network to move into the area forth and to rid the farmers of Fulani terror herdsmen.”

Breaking: Fulani herdsmen attack Sunday Igboho’s mother’s residence

I just spoke to Sunday Igboho and he told me that three foreign Fulani terrorists were apprehended in his mother's home in Igboho, Oyo state this evening.

Stop the bloodshed, convert Sambisa forest into ranching for herdsmen, Sen. Ekpenyong tells Buhari

” The Sambisa grazing Reserve of 4800 hectares is an ideal and symbolic place to take-off by establishing a ranch run by the military. It will significantly improve the security situation in the northeast zone and encourage cooperation between pastoralists, communities and the military

‘We brought in Fulani from Mali, but after election they refused to go back’ – Kawu

According to the former PDP chairman, who also once served as the party’s national secretary, chairman of the breakaway faction of PDP that formed the nucleus of the current ruling party, the Fulani men causing havoc in the country are not aboriginal to Nigeria.

Northerners begin diversion of food items to Niger and Cameroon over quit notice

They had earlier issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Federal Government for N450 Billion compensation to the union for the death of over 250 members and destruction of their properties or face a strike action

South-East farmers demand N9 billion from Buhari over herdsmen’s menace

“ We urge the governors’ forum in eastern Nigeria as well as the Ohaneze Ndigbo to look into our plight and make a strong statement and representation for us so that the Federal Government to pay us compensation of at least N9bn , which translates to N1bn per state that make up the old Eastern Region of Nigeria ” .

Ethnic profiling of crimes is barbaric, we totally oppose it – NGF

“Governors are totally opposed to ethnic profiling of crimes. Knowing what has transpired in other parts of the world, we do not believe that crimes are associated with particular ethnic groups, and to that extent, we unreservedly condemn any attempt to profile any ethnic group on account of a particular crime,” Fayemi said.

AGF Malami asks Nigerian government to create agency for herdsmen’s activities

He called for the “intensive enlightenment to livestock breeders on the need for sedentary farming and transhumance agriculture as a complementary economic process to nomadic farming.”

Sunday Igboho only fell victim of circumstance – Gov Akeredolu

That’s why I will go to every other place in the South-West to preach about illegality and that we are against illegal actions. We are not for it at all.”

Three killed as suspected herdsmen invade Ogun community

“They did not come with their cattle for grazing. They just stormed the village, killed people, and destroyed a lot of property.

AK47 for self-defence: Don’t set Nigeria on fire, Sen. Tofowomo replies Bauchi Gov

The farmer-herder conflict is now claiming more lives than the Boko Haram insurgency across Nigeria which has also increased ethnic, regional and religious polarisation. I do not expect any sitting governor in Nigeria to take a side or utter a double standard statement over this serious matter that calls for a sober reflection.

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Army chief told us not to repel Boko Haram attack – military source

He said the airforce personnel had monitored the movement of the terrorists and informed foot soldiers who ought to tactically combat the attack. He, however, said S. S. Tilawan asked soldiers to retreat, giving the terrorists a smooth operation.

Uzodimma, Ugwuanyi, Umahi, Obiano, Ikpeazu, Ohanaeze in Owerri

the governors in attendance were, Governor of Abia state, Okezuo Ikpeazu, Anambra, Willie Obiano, Enugu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Ebonyi, Dave Umahi and the host governor, Hope Uzodimma.

How FG printed N60 billion for States to share — Gov Obaseki reveals

This April, we will go to Abuja and share. By the end of this year, our total borrowings is going to be within N15-N16 trillion. Imagine a family that is just borrowing without any means to pay back and nobody is looking at that, everybody is looking at 2023, everybody is blaming Mr. President as if he is a magician

Rapper Nasty C reveals when he will stop making music

I got over that whole ‘who killed who’ on a song thing like a long time ago … when I was still rapping to prove that I can rap … when it was just about that.