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November 14, 2018 3:16 PM Housewives protest in Delta, allege continued rape from herdsmen

Hundreds of housewives including unmarried ladies in Ewu Urhobo community of Ughelli South local government area of Delta State on Wednesday protested alleged continuous rape by suspected Fulani herdsmen, said to have been on rampage in the last few months in the community and environ. The protesters, according to eyewitness, Abel Oshewigho, barricaded 21

October 8, 2018 3:01 PM You’re loaded with ethnic hatred – Buhari’s aide blasts Fani-Kayode

Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital, New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi, has described former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode as “one of the most bigoted humans on earth”. Ogunlesi made the statement in a post on his Twitter page criticizing the former minister for his statements against Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria. “Fani Kayode (FFK) 37

September 7, 2018 2:14 PM Fani-Kayode reacts as herdsmen behead PDP chairman

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to the beheading of the Charles Chrisanthus, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman in Bare Ward, Numan Local Government Area, LGA, Adamawa State, by suspected Fulani herdsmen. Dorcas told the State Criminal Investigation Department that, “His attackers led by our Fulani neighbours repeatedly 27

August 4, 2018 3:44 PM Police confirm three persons killed by suspected herdsmen in Plateau community

The Plateau State Police Command on Saturday, confirmed the killing of three persons in Zawra village of Jebbu Miango in Bassa LGA of the state. The confirmation was made by the command’s Spokesman, DSP Mathias Terna Tyopev. Tyopev said, “Today, being 04/07/2018 at about 07:45 hours, the Nigeria Police Force, Plateau State Command, Jos received an information 35

July 18, 2018 4:15 PM Miyetti Allah: No Plan To Attack Cross River Community

The Cross River State Branch of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has debunked rumours that Fulani herdsmen were planning to attack residents of Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River. The Chairman of the association, Alhaji Hassan Abo, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Calabar, described the rumour 22

July 13, 2018 5:04 AM Boko Haram kills 5, hoists flag in Adamawa– The Sun News

A militant group claiming to be Boko Haram has killed five residents of Luru town and hoisted its flag in the Luru area of Girei Local Government Council of Adamawa State. The terrorists were reported to have invaded Luru on Tuesday, killed five persons, including a former secretary of the defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in the area identified 22

July 5, 2018 8:31 PM Suspected herdsmen kill 5, burn houses in Adamawa community

No fewer than five persons were killed in an attack by suspected Fulani herdsmen, on Wednesday night, in Kola community, Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa State. It was gathered that the attackers invaded the town at around 2:00a.m. Wednesday night, killing and burning down houses, while several others were injured. The Adamawa State Police Command 53

July 4, 2018 12:46 PM How Fani-Kayode interpreted Presidency’s statement that Nigeria ‘can only own land when alive’

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Wednesday faulted the explanation by the Presidency on why states should adopt ranching. Fani-Kayode said the Presidency wants Nigerians to surrender their “ancestral lands” to Fulani herdsmen or be prepared to be slaughtered. Adesina said this in connection to the challenge being faced by the government 27

July 3, 2018 3:17 PM Killings: Igbo group issues quit notice to Fulani herdsmen

No longer comfortable with the numerous killings in various parts of the country, Igbo pressure group, Voice from the East (VEAST) has given the Fulani herdsmen in the South East as well as Anioma, in Delta State, and Ikwere in Rivers State, up till August 31, 2018 to vacate their land and forests. The group which embarked on a peaceful protest Tuesday 26

July 2, 2018 9:07 PM Fani-Kayode claims pastors criticizing Buhari’s government risking their lives

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has hailed pastors who are criticizing the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, but warned that they are risking their lives and liberty. In a tweet on Monday, Femi-Kayode listed a few of the clerics who have spoken up recently and said he was “proud” of them. “I am proud of the Pentecostals. They are standing 28