Herdsmen have taken over 8 Local Government Areas In Benue – Governor Ortom

“As I am talking to you, about eight local government areas in the state had already  been  taken over by  the  Fulani herdsmen.”  The council areas  are; Buruku, Tarka, Guma, Gwer West, Makurdi, Katsina Ala, Kwande and  Agatu. Those were the words of Governor Ortom of Benue State when he hosted members of the House of… Continue reading Herdsmen have taken over 8 Local Government Areas In Benue – Governor Ortom

Idoma group sharply criticises Northern Governors for defending herdsmen

The group cautioned that statements on a sensitive issue like the mindless killing of innocent Nigerians by the herdsmen should be handled with utmost care not to aggravate the already tense situation in parts of the country. The killing of scores of people by the herdsmen in Agatu, Enugu and other parts of the country… Continue reading Idoma group sharply criticises Northern Governors for defending herdsmen

Grazing Reserves Proposal is evil and should never become law

In the aftermath of the attack on the Enugu town of Uzo Uwani by cattle herdsmen in which scores of people were murdered, the Enugu state government has come out to say unequivocally that grazing reserves for cattle will not be accepted in the state. This was made clear when the Govenor of Enugu state, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi… Continue reading Grazing Reserves Proposal is evil and should never become law

Delta King gives Fulani herdsmen 9 days to leave kingdom

As a result of communal tensions the traditional ruler of Idjere Kingdom in, Ethiope West Local Government Area, Delta State, HRM Erhiekevwe I, has given all Fulani herdsmen in his domain 9 days to vacate his kingdom. Th Ovie said; “Farming is my people’s mainstay. The Hausas/Fulani people rearing cattle here have created too many problems, including… Continue reading Delta King gives Fulani herdsmen 9 days to leave kingdom

Nigerian Governors Note: How Orji Uzo Kalu prevented Herdsman attack in Abia state when he was governor

In the face of the recent herdsmen attack against Agatu and Uzo Uwani in Enugu. a social media user, Oriaku Enwe Iroh, has given details of how Orji Uzor Kalu stopped a similar attack in his state. She says, Orji Uzo Kalu, used media to avert this type of unnecessarily deaths in Okigwe during his tenure.… Continue reading Nigerian Governors Note: How Orji Uzo Kalu prevented Herdsman attack in Abia state when he was governor