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Falae’s farm attack: We are yet to arrest suspect – Police

The Ondo State Police Command on Monday said it has not arrested the herdsmen who allegedly burnt down the farm of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, at Ilado Village in Akure North Local Government Area of the state.

Nigerians in UK protest against herdsmen attacks

A protest against the killings by the suspected Fulani herdsmen in various parts of Nigeria, especially in Benue state, has kicked off at Trafalgar Square, London.

Governor Ishaku denies arming militia group in Taraba

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Monday denied that he was arming militia group to attack Fulani herdsmen as the state prepares for the take-off of the open grazing prohibition law.

Federal govt will not forcefully take land for cattle colonies – minister

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has maintained that the federal government will not forcibly take land from states to kick off cattle colonies.

Police confirm burning of ex-SGF Olu Falae’s farm

The Police in Ondo State have said efforts were underway to arrest those who attacked and razed the farm of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Olu Falae, on Sunday.

Alaafin cautions traditional rulers against utterances on herdsmen attacks

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, has cautioned first class traditional rulers in the country against making inflammatory statements that could fuel the attacks by Fulani herdsmen on communities in the country.

Suspected herdsmen allegedly kill local hunter in Plateau

The tension in Plateau State over alleged theft of cows thickened on Saturday with the killing of a local hunter identified as Daniel Wallam in Maijankhai village, Barkin Ladi Local Government Area.

Federal govt will resolve farmers-herdsmen crisis – APC

The All Progressives Congress has assured Nigerians that the federal government is working hard to resolve the farmers versus fulani herdsmen persistent crisis that has claimed several lives recently.

Governor Fayose orders Fulani herders to register with N5,000 in host communities

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has ordered Fulani herdsmen to register with N5,000 in their host communities for identity and location.

Foreigners employed to kill in Benue, others – DSS tells President Buhari

The Islamic State in West Africa network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of Nigeria may be responsible for the recent killings recorded in Benue State and other parts of the country.

Aisha Buhari is an intelligent woman – Senator Ben Bruce

Lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial, Ben Murray-Bruce, has said First Lady Aisha Buhari is an intelligent woman that has the capacity to lead well.

President Buhari wants to declare state of emergency in Benue – David Iornem

Professor David Iornem, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is working towards allowing Fulani herdsmen take over Benue State.

Ekiti to punish carriers of sophisticated weapons with life imprisonment

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose said the state will amend its Anti-grazing law to punish carriers of sophisticated weapons with life imprisonment.

Bloody clash averted in Delta over killing by herdsmen

The tension at Onicha-Olona community in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State, occasioned by the killing of a farmer by Fulani herdsmen on Friday has been doused.

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