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Herdsman beheads girlfriend in Ekiti

There was panic in Ilasa Ekiti in Ekiti East Local Government Area of Ekiti State where a herdsman hacked his girlfriend to death.

Police arrest one as suspected herders attempt to kidnap Ondo monarch

The Ondo State Police Command on Tuesday arrested a Fulani herdsman, who was allegedly among a team of kidnappers that attempted to kidnap the monarch of Osi town in the Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba David Olajide.

Kidnapper: I’ve lost count of number of people I killed in one year

A suspected kidnapper, Sani Haruna aka Gayu, who was arrested by the Inspector General of Police special team has confessed to newsmen that he has lost count of the number of people he killed for failing to pay ransom.

Herdsman remanded in prison for alleged murder

Magistrate Mariam Yahaya did not take the plea of the accused but ordered that he be remanded in Oke-Kura Prison, Ilorin.

Court remands herdsman over murder

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a herdsman, Sulieman Adamu, over alleged murder.

Court remands herdsman for attempted murder

A Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Aba North Local Government Area of Abia State has adjourned sine die, the case of a Fulani herdsman who attempted murdering a widow (Esther Ibem Nmecha) in the commercial city.

Villagers flee as farmer kills Fulani herdsman in Ogun

Residents of Pakudi village, near Obada-Oko in Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State, have fled their homes over fear of reprisal attacks by Fulani herdsmen following the alleged killing of a Fulani man by a villager.

Official: Ranches law still in force in Benue

The Benue State Government has advised herdsmen trying to do business in the state to be aware that the Anti-Open Grazing law enacted by the state House of Assembly is still in force.

Herdsman allegedly kills his brother

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Friday, ordered that a herdsman, Sule Sheu, be remanded in Federal Medium Security Prison, for allegedly killing his brother, Sule Mohammed.

One herdsman missing, 16 cows rustled in Adamawa

The Adamawa Police Command on Wednesday confirmed that one herdsman was missing and 16 cows rustled in Kademun village in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa.
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Herdsman remanded in prison over alleged murder

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday remanded a herdsman, Habeeb Aliyu, over alleged killing of one Umar Ismail at Sunbare village of Banni in Kwara.

Boko Haram kills own commander over attempts to surrender

A high ranking Boko Haram Commander has been killed by his own colleagues after his secret plan to surrender was discovered by some of his colleague.

Herdsman arraigned for allegedly causing death of three cows

A herdsman, Shagari Ahmed, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State, for allegedly causing the death of three cows valued at N400,000.

Herdsman remanded in prison for allegedly killing mate

An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan on Thursday ordered the remand of a herdsman, Jaye Mohammadu, in Agodi Prisons for allegedly killing his mate over N2,000.

Police in Kebbi arrest Inspector’s killers, 291 suspects in one month

The Kebbi State Police Command has arrested a Fulani herdsman, Babuga Manu Kuaara, who killed a Police Inspector, Umaru Danladi, attached to Kaoje Police division, in Bagudo Local Government Area of Kebbi State.

Farmer sent to prison for cutting off herdsman’s hand

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded in prison a farmer, Kabiru Garuba, for allegedly cutting off the left hand of one Mohammed Haliru, a herdsman.

Court frees man accused of stealing cow

A Kaduna Chief Magistrate’s Court Tuesday discharged a 40-year-old herdsman, Mohammed Burtu, charged with receiving a stolen cow.
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