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Police: Armed herdsmen will be treated as robbers, kidnappers

Delta Police Commissioner, Mr. Muhammed Mustafa, has stated that armed herdsmen will be treated as robbers and kidnappers.

Police: Gunmen kill 1 herdsman, 15 cows in Plateau

The Police on Tuesday confirmed that unknown gunmen killed a Fulani herdsman and 15 cows at Rafin-Bauna community of Iregwe land in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau.

16 killed in renewed herdsmen-farmers clash in Benue

No fewer than 16 persons, including a herdsman, were on Monday killed in a fresh clash at Omutu community in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State.

Hunters, herdsmen clash in Nasarawa

Hunters and herdsmen have engaged in a violent clash in the Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, leading to a yet-to-be-ascertained figure of injured persons.

Governor Ajimobi orders arrest, prosecution of herdsmen found with guns in Oyo

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Monday directed security agencies to begin the immediate arrest and prosecution of any Fulani herdsman caught carrying guns and other dangerous weapons across the state.

Suspected herdsman killed in gun battle with police in Benue

A suspected herdsman have been killed in an exchange of gunfire with officers of the Benue state command of the Nigeria Police Force.

Suspected herdsman attacks Ondo woman in her farm

A 28-year-old mother of two, Florence Godday, escaped death by the whiskers in Igbo Abo community in Akure North area of Ondo State, as a herdsman attacked her with a machete and attempted to rape her in her farm.

The dangerous delusions of Umar Ladbo

“You say Benue belongs to Fulani by right of conquest. Is such a right greater than that of the original owners or people who the Fulani met there?”.

Fulani herdsmen kill kinsman, rustle 15 cows, 14 sheep

The Plateau State Police Command has arrested a Fulani herdsman, Bala Yahaya Mohammed, who conspired with three others and killed their kinsman, Mohammed Ibrahim, rustling 15 cows and 14 sheep from their victim.

Ex-President Obasanjo lacks moral right to criticise President Buhari – Ex-Governor Orji Kalu

A former Governor of Abia and business mogul, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, on Thursday, faulted former president Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to president Muhammadu Buhari criticising his (Buhari)’s alleged poor handling of security and the economy and urging him not to contest the 2019 presidential election.

I don’t want killing of any ethnic tribe in Ekiti or reprisal – Governor...

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has warned against the killing of anyone be it herdsman or farmer in the name of any clash relating to grazing in the state.

Fulani herdsman killed in Ekiti

There is tension in Oke Ako and Irele communities in Ikole local government area of Ekiti State following the alleged killing of a Fulani herdsman on Monday.

Governor Ikpeazu rejects cattle colony for herdsmen in Abia

The Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has rejected plans by the Federal Government to establish “cattle colonies” for Fulani herdsmen and their cows in Abia State.

Fulani herdsman dies after fight with female farmer

A Fulani herdsman, Muhammed Haruna, has allegedly died after he had a fight with a female farmer in Delta State.

Benue killing: Six Fulani herdsmen arraigned in court

The Benue State Police has arraigned six Fulani herdsmen allegedly involved in the killing of 19 farmers in Akor village of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.

Benue court remands herdsman for alleged rape of pregnant woman

A chief magistrate court sitting in Makurdi, Benue State has remanded in prison a Fulani herdsman, Umaru Easyam, for the alleged rape of a pregnant woman.

No Fulani herdsman jumped into River Benue – state govt

The Benue State government has described as false and mischievous the report that a 56-year-Fulani herdsman, Mohammed Abdulkadire, reportedly jumped into River Benue in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State over his missing cows.

Herdsman commits suicide over death of 200 cows in Benue

A 56-year-Fulani herdsman, Mohammed Abdulkadire, jumped into River Benue in the Logo Local Government Area of Benue State.


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