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Gov Ortom confirms attack on him by armed men

The Governor was concerned that the attack is coming a few days after the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, held a meeting in Yola, and singled him out, as a thorn in their flesh, who must be eliminated.

Herdsmen: Tanker drivers block Benin-Ore highway over colleagues’ killing

The angry drivers, who blocked the ever-busy highway at the military checkpoint, refused all pleas made to them by other motorists, to vacate the road.

We won’t obey South-West Govs’ ban on open grazing – Miyetti Allah

d, “If they say herders must begin ranching today, where is the ranch? For someone to develop a ranch, they need at least three to five years for it to mature. The facts are there. Ranches cannot be created overnight but they are just playing politics.”

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 ” .

Ogun state governor orders investigation into farmer, herders clash

“The government is immediately setting up a joint security patrol team/ task force involving all security agencies in the state to not only deal with the situation, but to also nip in the bud any threat, violence or criminality.”

Peace restored in Oyo as occupants of farms seized by herders are seen returning to their farm

“I spoke with the Commissioner of Police yesterday (Wednesday) and she asked the AC Operations to call me. He called me and told me that peace had returned to those villages.

Northern govs ask southerners not deny herders operation in their states

Leaders across political, ethnic, religious and community lines should avoid utterances and actions that further fan the embers of distrust, hate, violence, and retaliation which can easily escalate the situation and cause chaos.

Herders quit notice: Ondo lawmaker blast Garba Sheu, backs Akeredolu

” The mindless killing of the daughter of Afenifere leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, the gruesome murder of the Olufon of Ifon, Oba Adewusi, the recent killing of the Deputy Registrar of the Federal University of Technology Akure among others are still very fresh in our memory”

Two die as farmers, herdsmen clash in Oyo community

Today, ( Friday) at about 6 pm, the popular Sunday Igboho from Igboho town stormed the Fulani camp at Igangan with his men in four Hilux pickup vans and attacked the people, injuring four persons.

Again, herders set Afenifere leader Olu Falae’s farm on fire

The first encounter that Falae had with the marauding herdsmen was on September 21, 2015, during his 77th birthday. He was kidnapped and spent four days in captivity.

Herdsmen return to Nimbo, destroy farms, set ablaze farmers’ settlements

A member of the community, Uchenna Onyeji, told our correspondent that farmers have lost hope of any solution because after engaging the herders in peace deals, they would still return to destroy their farms.

Herdsmen still tormenting us, Enugu Council Chairman, farmers lament

…Forest Guard and Vigilante group can’t stop them THE chairman of Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State,...

Musician Amadi loses father to Kaduna herdsmen attack

Musician, Joel Amadi, says herdsmen have shot his father dead in Zikpak Village, Kafanchan located in the southern part of Kaduna...

Herdsmen Attacks: Our kingdoms are under siege, Delta monarchs cry out

Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers, yesterday, lamented that their kingdoms were under siege by criminal elements suspected to be armed...

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