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December 4, 2018 3:53 PM Atiku has thousands of cows with armed herdsmen in Benue, Taraba’ – Presidential aide, Onochie

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie on Tuesday accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar of having “thousands of cows” roaming the country with “armed herdsmen.” In a tweet, the presidential aide pointed out that unlike Abubakar, Buhari has “150 cows” in a secluded 22

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 23, 2018 2:55 PM Military issues ultimatum to militia groups to vacate Benue, Taraba

Authorities of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) have instructed all militia groups terrorizing residents of Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa to vacate the states or risk forceful eviction before December. Commander of the military operation, Maj.-Gen. Adeyemi Yekini, announced the deadline while speaking to newsmen on Tuesday in Makurdi. The military OPWS is responsible 28

October 19, 2018 8:23 PM Benue: LG boss warns Air Force personnel against having sex with Agatu girls

Mrs. Comfort Alhassan, the Chairman of Agatu Local Government, has advised officers of Nigeria Airforce (NAF) on “Quick Response Mission” in the local government council area to avoid illicit relationship with village girls or face the wrath of gods. Alhassan told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Agatu during the activation of the 21 Quick 30

October 15, 2018 5:24 PM Atiku’s camp rubbishes Buhari govt again, says 12 million Nigerians jobless

The Spokesperson for the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Segun Sowunmi, has stated that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, can fix the nation’s economy. He said this on Monday during an appearance on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. Specifically, he said with the nation’s increase in population and decrease 24

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

September 3, 2018 10:32 AM Plateau killings: Police confirm 11 persons killed, 12 injured in Jos South

The Plateau State Police Command has confirmed that eleven persons were killed last night in Latya and Lakwandet communities, close to Gura Topp in Rayfield Jos South LGA of Plateau State by unknown gunmen. According to the spokesman of the Command, DSP Mathias Terna Tyopev, “On the 02/09/2018 at about 20:30 hours, the Plateau State Police Command, Jos received 26

August 28, 2018 7:55 AM Herdsmen vs Farmers: What will curb killings – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said an initiative on dairy farming being championed by the Kingdom of Denmark and the Kaduna State government would go a long way in curbing clashes between cattle herders and farmers in the country. Receiving Mr Torben Gettermann, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark in a farewell audience at the State House 24

August 24, 2018 3:20 PM Benue: How herdsmen are ‘planning to kidnap, kill me’ – Governor Ortom

Report reaching DAILY POST has it that plans are underway to assassinate the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom along the Lafia-Makurdi Road by unknown political opponents. A DAILY POST source claimed that some political opponents working for top politicians have allegedly connived with top government officials to assassinate the governor along the ever-busy 24