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Ranching law not responsible for killings – Benue government

The Benue State government has said that the recent spate of killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the state is about the struggle for her economic control and has no connection with the anti-open grazing law of the state.

Fresh suspected herdsmen attack kill four men in Plateau

No fewer than four persons were ambushed and killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Angwan Rogo Village at Jebu Bassa, Miango District of Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Governor Al-Makura behind killing of Tivs in Nassarawa – Benue leaders

Benue State government has raised an alarm over a fresh plot by armed hired mercenaries to gruesomely attack five major communities in the state.

Suspected herdsmen sack Benue community, kill village head

Fulani herdsmen on Tuesday afternoon unleashed mayhem on Chembe settlement in Ukemberagya/Tswarev council ward of Gaambe-Tiev, in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State, killing a village head, Mr. Iyongovihi Ninge.

Professor Uji: 300,000 students displaced by herdsmen incursion in Benue

Executive Secretary of Benue State Teaching Service Board (TSB), Prof. Wilfred Uji, has disclosed that over 300,000 school children have been displaced by the incessant Fulani herdsmen invasion of the state since January this year.

Suspected herdsmen kill 32 villagers in Nasarawa

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again murdered over 32 Tiv villagers at different locations across the southern senatorial district of Nasarawa State in a series of well coordinated attacks.

Military berated before probe panel for colluding with killer herdsmen

The chairman, Taraba State Council of Chiefs and Aku Uka of Wukari, Dr. Shekarau Angyu Masa Ibi, on Monday told the probe panel investigating TY Danjuma’s remarks that Nigerians have lost confidence in the military.

Four policemen killed by suspected herdsmen in Benue

Benue State Police Command on Monday confirmed the killing of four of its men by suspected herdsmen.

Mobile police officers kill pregnant woman in Benue refugee camp, two others injured

Officers of the Nigeria Mobile Police deployed to the Internally Displaced Persons camps in Daudu, in Guma local government area of Benue State to help maintain peace in the crisis between Fulani herdsmen and Tiv farmers yesterday shot dead a pregnant displaced woman staying in the camp.

Suspected herdsmen kill 25 in Taraba

Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Wednesday killed 25 people in Taraba State.

President Buhari failed woefully in tackling insurgency – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to admit that he has failed woefully in his promise to end insurgency in the country.

Suspected herdsmen kill 31 in Benue communities

Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Thursday killed 31 persons in separate attacks on Benue settlements.

Suspected herdsmen kill seven in Benue community

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed seven people in Gbeji town, Ukum local government area of Benue State.

Go home and defend yourselves – Governor Ortom tells IDPs

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Tuesday, told the Internally Displaced Persons, who were displaced due to Fulani herdsmen attacks, to go back home and use stones to defend themselves.

Governor Ortom: Soldier killed in renewed herdsmen crisis in Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State Tueaday disclosed that the renewed herdsmen crisis in Guma local government area of the state had led to the murder of a soldier by suspected herdsmen in the Guma local government area of the state.

Suspected herdsmen kill six farmers in Nasarawa

Armed gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again killed six Tiv villagers in two separate attacks at Jimin Nyaku in Aloshi chiefdom and Gidan Ayua in Kadarko in Keana Local Government Area of the state.

Suspected herdsmen kill five, injure three in Plateau

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed five people and injured three others at Inding Village in the Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau.

Suspected herdsmen kill seven persons in fresh Plateau attack

No fewer than seven persons have been killed in a fresh attack by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen in a relaxation centre at Nding community of Barkin-Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State.

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