herdsmen attack

  1. M

    Metro Catholics, Anglican Bishops cry out over herdsmen killings, starvation in the land – Vanguard News

    The Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion, Nigeria, have bemoaned the continued maiming and killing of innocent Nigerians in the country by suspected Fulani herdsmen, regretting the flip-flop approach of the Federal Government to the matter. This was even as the Aguata … Read more via...
  2. siteadmin

    Insecurity: It’s not Buhari’s duty to maintain law, order in states—Aregbesola, Falana – Vanguard

    With the persistent attacks by herdsmen in Nigeria, Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State and human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, yesterday, urged state governors to take urgent steps at nipping the attacks in the bud, saying it was not the … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  3. M

    Herdsmen Attack Man In His Farm, Inflict Deep Machete Cuts On Him (Graphic Photos) – Olufamous

    Another heartless attack. A source identified as Shadrack Okpomhe, has taken to the social networking platform to post some graphic photos of a farmer currently battling for his life after suspected herdsmen attacked him on his farm, leaving him with deep matchete wounds. He wrote… Read...
  4. M

    Herdsmen kill 200 Tivs, burn 8,570 in Nasarawa – Daily Post Nigeria

    The President of the Tiv Development Association, Nasarawa State, Mr. Boniface Ifer, has revealed that the union had so far lost 200 farmers and 8,570 houses to endless herdsmen attacks in the southern district of the state. Ifer said this during a town hall meeting with Vice-President …...
  5. M

    CAN commiserates with Catholics over murdered priests, parishioners – TODAY.NG

    The Christian Association of Nigeria on Tuesday commiserated with the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria as it conducted mass burial for the two priests and parishioners killed by the herdsmen in Benue State in April. Pastor Adebayo Oladeji, Special Assistant, Media and Communications to the CAN...
  6. M

    Again, Herdsmen Kill Five In Benue – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Again, Fulani herdsmen late Sunday invaded Michia settlement in Gaambe-Tiev of Logo Local Government Area of Benue state, killed five people and wounded several others. According to a community leader in the council area, Joseph Anawah, the attackers invaded the community between 11.30 pm and …...
  7. M

    Herdsmen Strike In Benue As Soon As VP Osinbajo Departed – Stella Dimoko Korkus.com

    About three persons were killed and several persons displaced after suspected herdsmen attacked another community in Benue State. The attack came barely 24 hours after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo left the state. DAILY POST gathered that the latest attack occurred on Thursday in Ukemberagya...
  8. M

    Herdsmen/farmers clash: Nigeria may suffer food scarcity soon – The Sun News

    The conflicts between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria have grown, spread and intensified over the past decade and today pose a threat to national survival. So many people have been killed, communities have been destroyed and so thousands of farmers and pastoralists have … Read more via The...
  9. M

    Kaduna Attack: Police confirm 45 killed in Birnin Gwari – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Kaduna State Police commissioner, Austin Iwar, on Sunday confirmed that 45 villagers were killed by bandits in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of the state. PREMIUM TIMES reported how armed bandits attacked Gwaska village in Birnin Gwari on Saturday afternoon. Residents said the...
  10. M

    Scores Feared Dead, Houses Razed As Gunmen Attack Adamawa Villages – Channels Television

    Three communities in Numan Local government area of Adamawa State, Bolki, Bang and Gon have been attacked by armed bandits suspected to be herdsmen. Many houses were also razed down in the attack. Chairman of Numan Local Government Area, Arnold Jibla spoke with Channels Television. According...
  11. siteadmin

    10 killed as herdsmen attack Guma in Benue – Daily Post Newspaper

    No fewer than 10 persons have been killed and several others injured after suspected herdsmen attacked Tse Iortyer, near Yelewata community in Guma LGA of Benue State. DAILY POST gathered that the gunmen, who invaded the village around 8pm on Tuesday, also set many houses on fire. … Read...
  12. M

    Again, Suspected Herdsmen Kill 10 in Benue – Thisdaylive

    Police intercept 2 arms, ammunition-laden Taraba bound buses in Ebonyi George Okoh in Makurdi and Benjamin Nworie in Abakaliki. The orgy of violence continued in Benue State as suspected herdsmen Saturday attacked Tse-Abi, Tse-Ginde, Tse-Peviv, Tse Ikyo, Agenke, and Gbenke in Guma Local...
  13. M

    Corpse of pastor killed by herdsmen, dumped at the Edo state government house – Welcome To...

    Today, the family members of Pastor Pius Oromosele took his corpse to the Edo State government house, Osadebe Avenue, in a clear protest of his abduction and killing by suspected herdsmen. . . The pastor was said to have been abducted on his farm at … Read more via Welcome To Instablog9ja...
  14. M

    Herdsmen kill family of four in Taraba – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

    The people of Bali Local Government, Taraba State are presently counting their loss, following herdsmen attacks that resulted in the killing of a family of four. The incident, which occurred, yesterday, in Kokotye, an outskirt of Bornon Kuku of the council, … Read more via The Guardian...
  15. M

    Uproar as herdsmen take over Agatu community – Daily Post Nigeria

    Report reaching DAILY POST from Benue has it that Ugboju in Agatu is currently under herdsmen attack. It was gathered that the community has been taken over by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen. The attack, sources said, has forced many residents to desert their homes for safety… Read more...
  16. M

    Metro Kogi: Monarch, nine others killed in suspected herdsmen attack – The Nation Nigeria

    In what appears a renewed attack on areas of Kogi East by suspected herdsmen, nine people including a traditional were on Monday killed in separate attacks on Agbenema, Ajichekpa, Opada and Iyade villages, in Omala Local Government Area. Several houses were also razed in the attacks which …...
  17. M

    Metro Benue Buries Another 26 Victims Of Herdsmen Attack – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has assured Benue people that his administration would continue to respond swiftly to security challenges, even as he disclosed that data of damages by herdsmen attacks in Benue were being gathered for compensation. The governor, who the disclosure at St...
  18. M

    Metro Suspected Herdsmen Attack Adamawa Community – Vanguard News

    Suspected Herdsmen Attack Adamawa Community Herdsmen, Tuesday, attacked two communities in Adamawa state, setting many house ablaze while residents fled for dear life. Herdsmen on rampage The herdsmen, heavily armed, stormed Gwamba community in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State and...
  19. siteadmin

    Politics Resist attacks by armed herdsmen – Soyinka tells Nigerians – Daily Post Nigeria

    Professor Wole Soyinka has called for an organised resistance to attacks being perpetrated by armed herdsmen across the country. Professor Soyinka told journalists in Lagos on Tuesday that the phenomenon of herdsmen and farmers clashes is not new but an issue that has graduated to … Read...
  20. siteadmin

    Politics Trouble Brews in N’Delta Over Herdsmen Attack on Ijaw Leader – Thisdaylive

    Youths to meet over alleged invasion Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa and Sylvester Idowu in Warri Fresh crisis is brewing in the oil-rich Niger Delta region following thursday night’s attack on a former President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) and ex-Chairman of Patani Local Government Area, Dr Chris...
Top