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We won’t give herders our land for ranching, 81 monarchs tells Fayemi

The traditional rulers cautioned Governor Fayemi against imposing any obnoxious policy on the people, saying ceding lands to herders whose criminal activities have created panic in the state would offend the people who had been victims of their heinous atrocities.

Just in: 30 Fulani herdsmen missing in Anambra after attack – Miyetti Allah

“The lives of members of MACBAN are in danger in parts of these concerned communities.

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.

State of the nation: Nigeria now worse than banana republic

It seems everyone has access to the bandits and the killer herdsmen except the Nigerian Military under The Command of Major General Muhammad Buhari.

Cattle dealers threatens strike, condemns killing of members

Tahir demanded N450bn compensation from the government for the losses suffered by the union members and the dismantling of illegal roadblocks on the highways.

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.”

Buhari reads riots act to “herdsmen” terrorists

Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has vowed that his government will protect all religious and ethnic...

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.”

Amputee herder arrested in Benue for raping married woman

"The victim who was a married woman struggled with her assailant inside the bush but there was no one close by to help her. She was overpowered by the one-handed herdsman and raped.

Herdsmen crises: provide much-needed leadership, Saraki tells Buhari

Bukola Saraki, the immediate Past President of the Senate and Wazirin Ilorn has made strong appeal to all Nigerians to work...

Buhari may not be aware of Garba Shehu’s statement backing herdsmen against Akeredolu – Ondo Government

if confirmed that Shehu made the statement, then, “it would mean that certain persons in the Presidency, certain officials in the Presidency are actually out to create problems for President Muhammadu Buhari.

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,...

Igbo diaspora group calls for reinforcement of region against Fulani herdsmen attack

The Igbo Board of Deputies in South Africa has called for the tightening of security in the South-Eastern part of the...

Suspected herdsmen kill nine farmers in Benue

Chairman of Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State Suleiman Usman Alilu has confirmed that suspected herdsmen on Sunday killed nine...

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