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Benue rejects federal government settlements for herdsmen

The Benue State Government has rejected the proposed RUGA settlement for herdsmen by the Federal Government in the State.

Church urges federal government to intensify efforts for the release of Leah Sheribu

The NKST Church has urged the Federal Government to intensify efforts to secure the release of 15-year-old Leah Sharibu, one of the girls kidnapped at the Government Secondary School, Dapchi, Yobe State.

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.

Who will save Nigerians from President Buhari?

Indeed, it can only be from an “evil and poisonous heart” for Adesina to twist the very questions Nigerians are asking the president and to divert the conversation from security to politics.

Miyetti Allah urges federal government to provide security to rural areas

The Secretary, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Engr Saleh Alhassan, has called on the federal government to provide security, especially to the rural communities in the country.

Governor Okowa: How I’ve been managing herdsmen-farmers clashes

Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has explained how he’s been managing the clashes between herdsmen and farmers in various parts of the state while waiting for the Federal Government’s lasting solution.

PDP, APC bicker over herdsmen killings in Ekiti

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State have disagreed on the causes of herdsmen attacks and killings in the state.

PDP condemns Governor Obaseki’s ban on night grazing

The Peoples Democratic Party in Edo State has described the ban in night grazing by Fulani herdsmen by Governor Godwin Obaseki as unimplementable and cosmetic.

Anambra elders demand refund of N43 billion owed state by federal govt

Former Commonwealth Secretary General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku-led Anambra State Elders Council has asked the Federal Government to urgently refund to Anambra State Government the over N43 billion certified debt owed the state, without further delay.

No land for cattle colony in Delta – Governor Okowa

The Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, has rejected the federal government’s proposed cattle colonies, saying his state will not cede land for it.

PDP tasks Governor Obaseki on alleged plan to establish cattle colony in Edo

The Edo State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Dan Orbih, has challenged Governor Godwin Obaseki, the governor of Edo State, and the ruling party to make a bold statement on cattle colonies as proposed by the Federal Government across the states.

Governor Obaseki denies approving creation of cattle colonies

The Edo state government on Monday dismissed alleged statements credited to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that Governor Godwin Obaseki has approved land for the establishment of cattle colonies in the State.

Cattle colonies best solution to herdsmen-farmers’ clashes – Audu Ogbeh

The Federal Government on Sunday insisted that its plan to establish cattle colonies across the country was the best solution to herdsmen and farmers’ clashes.

Archbishop urges governors to resist proposed cattle colonies

A retired Archbishop of Methodist Church Nigeria, Ayo Ladigbolu, has described the proposed creation of cattle colonies for Fulani herdsmen as an attempt to seize land in other parts of the country for cattle rearers.

Kogi youths move against cattle colonies

A non-partisan interest group, Kogi Youths Round-Table (KYRT), on Sunday warned Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State not to cede any part of the state land to the Federal Government for the establishment of cattle colony.

Why we’ll resist cattle colony, ranching – Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has said that they would do everything to resist Federal Government’s plans to establish cattle colonies and the ban on open grazing as passed by some State Governments.

Biafra: We have what it takes to protect Igbo people from killer herdsmen –...

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has described the Federal Government’s proposed military cattle ranches as another plot kill Igbo people and take their land.

Niger Delta youths urge military action against herdsmen

Youths of the Niger Delta region have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to order military action against herdsmen across the nation as he did to curtail the activities of groups in the country.

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