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Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu

Senator Ekweremadu: Federal government does not have enough manpower to end attacks

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said the Nigerian government does not have enough manpower to fatal clashes in the country, noting that the prevailing insecurity in the country has become an ‘international embarrassment’.
Richard Mofe Damijo

RMD: President Buhari’s government nonchalant, inactive

Nigerian actor, Richard Mofe Damijo, RMD, has blamed the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government for the recent attack, which claimed more than 86 lives in Plateau State.

Plateau killings: Middle Belt Forum seeks arrest of Miyetti Allah leaders

Following the killing of scores of people in three local government areas of Plateau State, the Middle Belt Forum (MBF) Wednesday called on the federal government to arrest leaders of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) and the perpetrators of the heinous crime.

Military parades suspected killers in Plateau

Three suspects in the connection with the weekend’s killings in 11 villages in Plateau have been arrested and paraded by the military alongside with their weapons.

Plateau killings: Femi Falana calls for arrest, prosecution of perpetrators

Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), yesterday, urged the Plateau State governor to order for the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators of the murder of over 86 people in Razak, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of Gashi District in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State.
Kannywood actor Ali Nuhu

Plateau killings: KCee, Ali Nuhu, Ramsey Nouah condole with affected families

Popular Nigerian singer, Kcee and veteran actors, Ali Nuhu and Ramsey Nouah, have condole with the families of victims of the recent attacks in Plateau that claimed no fewer than 86 human lives.
KOWA Party Public Presentation Of Oluremi Sonaiya, Female Presidential Candidate

Presidential aspirant seeks police overhaul to tackle killer herdsmen

A presidential aspirant in the upcoming general elections, Prof. Oluremi Sonaiya, has told the Federal Government to overhaul the Nigeria Police Force, to make the force to live up to its responsibilities.

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.

Plateau killings: Spate of armed violence against civilians worrying – US

The US has strongly condemned the attacks in Plateau in which no fewer than 86 people were killed and several others injured.

President Buhari: Desperate politicians behind killings in Plateau

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday decried how desperate politicians have increasingly cheapened human life in their quest to establish a reign of instability and chaos in the country for political gains.

Plateau killings: I understand why tension is high – Governor Lalong

The governor of Plateau states, Simon Lalong, says the killings across the state have sparked tension but his administration is working hard to fish out the perpetrators and bring them to justice.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

CAN: Why killings of farmers in Plateau won’t stop

Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), in Northern Nigeria, Rev. Yakubu Pam, said the killings by herdsmen in Barkin-Ladi and Riyom local government areas of Plateau State would not end until Federal Government resolve the question of land grabbing and indiscriminate grazing in the areas.

Suspected herdsmen kill 120 in Plateau communities

For several hours on Saturday, suspected armed herders opened fire on villagers in some communities in Plateau State, killing over 100 people.

President Buhari: Plateau killings painful, regrettable

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed regret over the reported killings of innocent people in Plateau and vowed that his administration would not rest until the murderers and sponsors are brought to justice.

Police confirm 11 persons killed in attacks on Plateau communities

The Police Command in Plateau has confirmed the killing of 11 persons in attacks on Razat, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of Gashish District in Barkin Ladi Local Government.

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LASPOTECH shuns ASUP strike

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