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    Politics Kano to convert 5 forests to herdsmen settlements – Ganduje – P.M. News

    Kano State Government says it is planning to convert five forests to grazing reserves for herdsmen in the state.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/31TUKSZ Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Criminal herdsmen: South-East states raise forest guards – Vanguard News

    ENUGU—FOLLOWING the decision of the South-East governors to set up forest guards to check the destructive and criminal activities of some herdsmen and their cattle, the state governments have commenced moves to actualise the objective. Currently, Enugu State … Read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Metro We didnât kill Enugu Catholic Priest – Miyetti-Allah – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    In reaction to the protest which was sparked by the August 1 murder of the Catholic priest of St James the Greater Parish Ugbuakwa in Enugu State, apex body of herdsmen, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has denied being responsible for the killing. In a statement...
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    Politics Ban Herdsmen Migration For Peace In Nigeria – Ganduje – Leadership Newspaper

    Worried by the security situation in Nigeria, Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has declared that banning herdsmen from migrating from place to place is one sure way of having peace in the country. Ganduje, who was responding to questions by newsmen at the Sultan Muhammad Abubakar Sa’ad...
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    Politics How Afenifere leader Fasoranti’s daughter was killed by kidnappers – Police – Premium Times Nigeria

    The police in Ondo State have given details of how suspected herdsmen in a kidnap attempt, shot and killed Funke Olakunrin, the second daughter of Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti. Police spokesman, Femi Joseph, said the incident occurred between Kajola and Ore along Ondo-Ore road on Friday...
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    Metro Tension builds as herdsmen occupy farms in Imo village – Vanguard News

    A Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, dismissed a suit filed by Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore challenging the 2017 Open Grazing Prohibition and Establishment Law passed by Benue State House of Assembly, while Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, described the ruling as victory for justice...
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    Politics ‘Ruga Settlement not for Herdsmen Alone’ – Garba Shehu – Olisa.tv

    Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says the proposed “Ruga Settlement” is not for herdsmen alone. Reacting to the widespread opposition towards the project, Shehu denied that the federal government has the plan to forcefully take lands from some states. “Ruga Settlement seeks to settle...
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    Metro Six Killed, Scores Injured As Women Protest Over Attack On Kona Village. – Leadership Newspaper

    Six persons were reported been killed while thirty two others were also injured in an attack launched by suspected herdsmen Monday night on Janibanibu a Kona community close to Jalingo under Ardo Kola local government area of the state. The killings raised tension and led to influx of …...
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    Metro Help me to overcome my injury, deformity — 7-yr-old survivor of attack on Catholic Church – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Seven-year-old Mwese Nyatan, a survivor of last April’s attack on Saint Ignatius Quasi Catholic Parish, Mbalom in Gwer local government area of Benue State, where two Catholic priests and 17 parishioners were killed by suspected armed herdsmen, has appealed to the Federal Government … Read...
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    Metro Just In: Kidnapped Osun College Workers Regain Freedom – Olisa.tv

    Four members of staff of the Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke, who were kidnapped on Tuesday have been freed. The freed captives were among eight people initially kidnapped by suspected herdsmen on December 4. While three others were freed almost immediately, one other person died...
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    Metro In Plateau: Family of 8 wiped out, 10 others killed by men in black suspected to be herdsmen – Pulse.ng News

    The attack took place around 11:30pm on Wednesday and claimed the lives of ... Read more via Pulse.ng News – https://ift.tt/2IDINbA Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigerian Herders Face Threat From Farmers Competing for Land – The New York Times

    Men load cows that will be sold at market into a truck outside of the town of Garin, Nigeria … Read more via The New York Times – https://ift.tt/2DmDdvk Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Two herders killed in Plateau — Police – Premium Times Nigeria

    Gunmen killed two persons and rustled 70 cows in Turu village, Kuru District of Jos South Local Government … Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2NiqIWl Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Over 20,000 children forced out of school by herdsmen crisis in Benue—SUBEB boss – Vanguard News

    Chairman of Benue State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB, Rev. Philip Tachin, has said that over 20,000 primary school children have been forced out of school in the state since the beginning … Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2CcGvk7 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Ohanaeze accuses FG of double standard: IPoB proscribed; killer herdsmen, sponsors walk free – Vanguard Nigeria Newspaper

    Agbo ENUGU – PRESIDENT General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo worldwide, Chief John … Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2MvOEEZ Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Obasanjo blames FG for continuous herdsmen rampage – Tribune

    Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo said it is no credit to the Federal Government that herdsmen rampage continues with careless abandon and without an effective solution in Nigeria even as he condemned the rampage at the National Assembly on … Read...
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    Metro Herdsmen attacks: Arrest and prosecute killers of innocent Nigerians – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Apostle Eugene Ogu is former president of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Rivers State Chapter and also the General Overseer of Abundant Life Evangelical Mission, Port Harcourt. Ogu told ANN GODWIN in this interview that killers of innocent Nigerians must … Read more via The...
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    Metro Bandits kill 42, sack 18 communities, displace 12,000 in Zamfara – Newtelegraph

    A new development was introduced into the killings in Zamfara State, yesterday, as armed bandits sacked 18 communities, killing 42 people and displacing over 12,000 in Zurmi Local Government Area of the state. The incidents occurred few days after the Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal...
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    Metro Herdsmen Attacks: Calling Buhari names not the solution — Onah – Vanguard News

    REAR Admiral Mike Onah (retd) is the National President, Ndokwa Political Leaders Forum. In this interview, Onah bares his mind on the killings carried out by herdsmen in the country saying calling President Muhammadu Buhari names is not the solution to the attacks.... Read more via...
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    Metro Herdsmen clashes, Boko Haram will determine whether 2019 elections will hold – Security experts – Naija.ng News

    The American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS International) on Wednesday, July 25, expressed worry over … Read more via Naija.ng News – https://ift.tt/2uQ1u6e Get More Nigeria Metro News
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