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Senator Zwingina: Displacement of herdsmen from Sambisa heightened farmers-herders conflicts

Sen. Jonathan Zwingina, former Senate Deputy Leader, says the displacement of herdsmen from Sambisa forest in Borno by Boko Haram insurgents has heightened farmers/herders crises in some parts of the country.

Herdsmen attacks a ploy for ethnic cleansing – Afenifere

The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has said that the ave of killings by herdsmen across the country amounts to ethnic cleansing by the minority Fulani group.

We’ll end herdsmen-farmers clashes – VP Osinbajo

Although he herdsmen-farmers’ clashes predate this administration, indications are that the Buhari presidency will end the clashes and the violence associated with it.

SGF Boss Mustapha calls for peace in troubled Adamawa communities

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Barr. Boss Mustapha, has called on the Bwatiye and Fulani communities in Adamawa State to sheathe their swords and work towards a sustainable peace which, he said, was a critical factor for meaningful development in the state.

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2019: Group canvasses support for Muhammdu Buhari, Aminu Masari

The Buhari/Masari Agenda 2019, a Katsina-based political association, has commenced tour of the 34 local government areas in the state to sensitise the electorate on the importance of possessing permanent voter cards and re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Aminu Masari in the 2019 general elections.

Super Falcons in Ghana for 2018 AWCON

Nigerian Super Falcons flew into Ghana’s capital city, Accra, on Wednesday on their way to Cape Coast for Group B attrition of the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations.

FEC approves purchase of firearms for prisons to stem jailbreak

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the purchase of 400 Beretta assault rifles with 20,000 rounds of ammunition for the Nigeria Prisons Service.
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Federal government raises $2.86 billion bonds to fund budget, other projects

The Nigerian government on Wednesday announced the issuance of $2.86 billion aggregate triple bond series under its Global Medium Term Note Programme.