Soldiers escort herdsmen to Ogun villages, flog residents for rejecting herders

Seye Mulero panted like a rat that had just escaped the claws of a ravenous cat. He could hardly acknowledge the sympathy offered by the kinsmen that surrounded him, urging him to take heart and seek medical treatment in hospital…

No power can remove us from Ondo forests – Bodejo, Miyetti Allah leade

As the seven-day ultimatum Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, issued herdsmen occupying Ondo state forests expires tomorrow, the National President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Abdullahi Bodejo has declared that no power remove Fulani herdsmen from the state’s forests.In an…

Herdsmen kill man in A’Ibom(Nation)

There is tension in Nkek village, Ukanafun Local government area of Akwa Ibom state following the death one Lucky Christopher Udoakpan allegedly at the hands of suspected herdsmen. The council chairman, Mr Uko Idiong, who disclosed this to our correspondent…

As Nigerians become endangered species at home and overseas, what next? -Magnus Onyibe

At the last count about a week ago, at least 1,460 Nigerians have lost their lives to herdsmen/bandits machetes and bullets in seven months within the shores of our country. That’s according to media reports credited to the permanent secretary,…

Obiano resolves herders/farmers crisis in Anam, Anambra West LGA

The Anambra State Government has said the crisis between herdsmen and crop farmers in the Anam community in Anambra West Local Government Area, last week has been resolved. A statement by the Commissioner for Information & Public Enlightenment, Mr. C.…

*LASTMA officials kick over reported death of killer F-SARS operative (Punch)* Residents lament, seek government action as fish farmer floods street with wastewater (Guardian)

November 30, 2018 LASTMA officials kick over reported death of killer F-SARS operative (Punch) The Lagos State Police Command has been asked to show incontrovertible evidence of the death of an operative of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Inspector Olukunle…

Herdsmen Killings: How Nigeria can move from chaos to community -Magnus Onyibe

As Nigerians, our common goal should be shared prosperity. Since herdsmen are part of Nigeria, we must all do everything to integrate them into the loop of a prosperous Nigeria. And one of the most appropriate and universally acknowledged pathways…

Buhari not sympathetic to killer herdsmen – Presidency (Vanguard)

The Presidency on Wednesday dismissed as wicked and unfounded the conclusion by a media house that President Muhammadu Buhari is sympathetic to the activities of violent herdsmen. A national newspaper in its editorial had accused the President of being indifferent…

Buhari shocks Nigerians again on herdsmen attack (Punch)

President Muhammadu Buhari demonstrated his cluelessness afresh on Sunday when he blamed herders’ act of horrific violence on the shrinking Lake Chad and alleged biased media reports. His narrow narrative seeks vainly to explain away the campaign of terror and…

1 killed in Benue as troops engage armed herdsmen in gun duel (SUN)

The military operation code named Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS), on Saturday, engaged a group of armed herdsmen who invaded some communities along Gbajimba, the headquarters of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State, in a gun battle. The suspected herdsmen…

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