Home Tags Cattle Rustling

Cattle Rustling

Governor Yari calls for legislature, executive collaboration

Zamfara State Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar has called on state legislatures to synergise and collaborate with the executive arms for government to meet public expectations and deliver promises to the people.

Police set to clamp down on owners of illegal firearms

As the March 15 deadline issued by state commissioners of police to owners of illegal firearms draws near, the Police on Saturday, vowed to investigate and prosecute anybody found with prohibited firearms after the expiration of the 21 days notice.

Police arrest 50 suspected criminals in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command says it has arrested 50 suspected criminals for allegedly committing various offences in January and February.

President Buhari: More deaths in Taraba crisis than Benue, Zamfara

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the crisis on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State had claimed more lives than that of the herdsmen killings in Benue and Zamfara states.

IGP Ibrahim Idris cautions on anti-grazing laws

The Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, on Wednesday advised state governors to prioritise the establishment of cattle ranches before enacting anti-grazing laws, to avert conflict between farmers and herdsmen.

Report: Nigeria records increase in crops production output in 2017

Nigeria has recorded an increase in crops production and in land areas agricultural cultivation in 2017 above the 2016 production records.

IGP Ibrahim Idris gives vigilante groups 21-day ultimatum to surrender illegal firearms

The inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, has directed commissioners of police to commence the recovery of prohibited firearms in the country.

Council of States okays $1 billion funding for agriculture, livestock

Council of States has recommended that an additional $1 billion be spent on the agriculture sector from its present $200 million.

Nigerian Army inaugurates 17 Brigade in Katsina

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday operationalised the newly established 17 Brigade, Nigerian Army, located in Katsina State, to address security challenges in the state and the North-West Zone.

Police arrest three suspected kidnappers in Zamfara

The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested three notorious kidnappers in the state, the Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, has said.

VP Yemi Osinbajo assures adequate security of citizens

The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday assured that the Federal Government would not rest on its oars to provide adequate security for the citizenry.

Don’t blame President Buhari for herders’ killings – VP Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is not happy over what he said not fair to blame President Muhammadu Buhari for the crimes of herders simply because he is Fulani.

Military operations begin in Benue, Taraba, others

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday announced the planned commencement of its special operation to clampdown on those perpetrating killings and other violent crimes in Benue State and environs to restore peace in the areas.

We will bring total peace in Zamfara – Council of Chiefs

Zamfara state Council of Chiefs has vowed to partner with stakeholders in bringing total peace in the state.


Recent Posts

Police commission assures on regular promotion of policemen

The Police Service Commission (PSC) says it will continue to ensure that promotions in the Nigeria Police Force were regular and exemplary performance recognised.

Donald Trump bans Venezuela’s new cryptocurrency

President Donald Trump has issued an executive order to ban Venezuela’s new national cryptocurrency, the petro. It’s the first cryptocurrency-related executive order a president has issued and another blow to an already dubious virtual token that’s supposedly backed by oil reserves, as Venezuela’s president Nicolás Maduro has said.

Arsenal, Real Madrid to stage two legends matches for charity

Arsenal and Real Madrid will stage two legends matches this year, with former club greats getting together to raise money for charity.

APP: Nigeria at brink of total collapse

The National Chairman of the Action Peoples Party, Ikenga Ugochinyere, on Monday stated that Nigeria is at the brink of total collapse under President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration.

Angela Merkel congratulates Vladimir Putin, urges dialogue to address ‘challenges’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday congratulated Vladimir Putin on his re-election as Russia's president, while stressing the need for continued dialogue to address key "challenges".

Most Popular

Govnernor Badaru facilitates release of 82 inmates

Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has facilitated the release of 82 inmates from various prisons in the state, Mr Baffa Alhassan, the state Chairman, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) said.

Woman dies after being hit by Uber self-driving car

A woman died of her injuries after being struck by a Uber self-driving vehicle in Arizona, police say, prompting the ride-hailing company to suspend ts autonomous-vehicle programme across the US and Canada.

President Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe to hold election in July

President Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zimbabwe says the country will hold its first presidential and parliamentary elections in July after the long ruler of former president Robert Mugabe.

Ex-Governor Peter Obi: No hope for Nigeria unless we get our politics right

“This is critical because, for any society, if you get most things right and your politics is wrong, everything will go wrong,” Obi said.

Olamide launches television station

Olamide Adedeji, an indigenous rapper, has announced the launch of his television station, Voice of the Street (VOTS).