Home Topics Cattle Breeders

Cattle Breeders

Senate President Bukola Saraki

Arewa youth group cautions Miyetti Allah against heating up polity

The Arewa Youth for Peace and Security (AYPS) has advised the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) to focus on helping to stop the killings, rather than getting involved in partisan politics.

Benue government demands arrest of Miyetti Allah leaders

The Benue state government, Wednesday, expressed shock at the statement credited to a leading member of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, Garus Gololo, who demanded that the the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, resign his position or be forced out of office.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP gives President Buhari 24 hours to arrest Miyetti Allah leaders

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has given President Muhammadu Buhari a 24-hour ultimatum to arrest leaders of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN).

Miyetti Allah disowns member over Senator Saraki

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association has dissociated itself from threat by one Garus Gololo, its member in Makurdi who asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to resign or be forced out in an interview he granted to Punch Newspaper.
Senate President Bukola Saraki

Resign or we will force you out – Miyetti Allah tells Senator Saraki

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association on Tuesday told the the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, to resign his position immediately or be forced to do so.
Nigeria Map

Miyetti Allah, others condemn Taraba market attack

Elders from the Yangdang and the Miyeti Allah in Taraba State have condemned Tuesday’s market attack on traders that led to the death of six persons.

Miyetti Allah denies plan to attack Cross River community

The Cross River State Branch of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has debunked rumours that Fulani herdsmen were planning to attack residents of Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River.

AFAN: Fulani herdsmen not responsible for killings

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has insisted that the fulani pastoralists were not responsible for the incessant and wanton attacks on farmers and communities by suspected fulani herdsmen.

Cattle colony: Miyetti Allah expresses shock over South East governors’ decision

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has expressed shock over the decision of the South East governors not to accept the creation of cattle colonies and grazing in the zone.

Federal government donates feed to 100 livestock farmers

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on Thursday donated animal feed concentrate and mineral salt to 100 livestock farmers in Kano State.

Middle Belt, Southern youths want security chiefs, interior minister sacked

A coalition of youths from the Middle Belt, South-West, South-South and South-East, has called on the Federal Government to sack the security chiefs and Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, saying they have failed in their responsibilities to protect lives and property.
PROFESSOR IS-HAQ AKINTOLA

Plateau killings: Prosecute author of fake news – MURIC

The Muslim Rights Concern has called on the Plateau State Government to prosecute Andrew Ajijah, author of the controversial publication on the involvement of the Miyeti Allah Cattle Breeders Association’s involvement in the killings which occurred in Barkinladi, Riyom and some parts of Jos South last week.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

Plateau killings: Northern CAN demands arrest of Miyetti Allah chair

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory has called for the arrest of North Central chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, Danladi Ciroma, over his statement in the wake of attacks and Killings of innocent villagers in Gashishi District of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State.

NBA: No guarantee killings by herdsmen will end if President Buhari vacates office

Monday Ubani, 2nd Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), on Thursday said there is no evidence that the killings being perpetrated by killer herdsmen in the country will end even if President Muhammadu Buhari leaves office.

Plateau killings: Miyetti Allah distances self from retaliation claims

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has dissociated itself from the purported statement on the recent killings in Plateau State by the Chairman of the group in the north-central region, Danladi Ciroma.

Governor Ortom: Herding shouldn’t displace farming, human lives

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State says his government has a place for everyone that was interested in cattle business, adding that cattle business or ranching in the state would not be at the expense of the lives of the Benue people or farming, the mainstay of the Benue economy.

Plateau killings: CACOL outraged, seeks sponsors’ arrest

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has expressed outrage over the attacks on several communities in Plateau State, which led to the death of over 200 people.

Jerry Agada: Obasanjo-Buhari face-off a slap on Nigeria’s democracy

A former Minister of State for Education, Prof. Jerry Agada, has described the face-off between former President Olusegun Obasanjo and President Muhammadu Buhari, as ‘very shameful’ and a slap on Nigeria’s nascent democracy.

Recent Stories

EU ‘no-deal’ Brexit plan has bad news for travellers

The EU published contingency plans for a “no-deal” Brexit on Tuesday, outlining a host of travel rights Britons would lose, from recognition of driving licences to loss of pet passports.

INEC: 13,000 PVCs unclaimed in Kuje

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says no fewer than 13,000 registered voters were yet to collect their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) in Kuje Area Council of the FCT.
Kola Ologbondiyan

Kwara bye-election: PDP warns against use of security to intimidate voters

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned against “plot’’ to use the police as a tool to intimidate voters and rig the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin Federal Constituency by-election in Kwara scheduled for Saturday.
Second Niger Bridge

Federal government awards N206 billion contract for 2nd Niger Bridge to Julius Berger

The federal government has awarded Julius Berger Construction Company a N206 billion contract for the main work on the 2nd Niger Bridge.

Rob Shuter: MTN to acquire banking licence in Nigeria

Rob Shuter, the chief executive officer at MTN Group, says the group will acquire an independent banking licence in Nigeria by 2019.