How I Tried And Failed To Solve Nigeria’s Herdsmen-Farmer Crises – Prince Charles Offokaja

Nigeria’s herdsmen-farmer crisis  has led to so many unnecessary deaths and had a very bad effect on Nigeria’s agricultural sector. It has increased the amount of internally displaced people in Nigeria. It also poses grave risks to President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts to diversify Nigeria’s economy, following the crash in the price of crude oil. The… Continue reading How I Tried And Failed To Solve Nigeria’s Herdsmen-Farmer Crises – Prince Charles Offokaja

Eleven Northern States Offer Land For Grazing Reserves

The states are Plateau, Kaduna, Kano, Gombe, Katsina, Taraba, Niger, Adamawa, Jigawa and Sokoto States. “If we can grass up these land areas, there will be no need for cows to roam from north to south and that is what we intend to achieve.”He further explained that government will make provisions on the grazing reserves for… Continue reading Eleven Northern States Offer Land For Grazing Reserves

Grazing Reserves Will Give Fulani Unfair Advantage Over Others, May Lead To War – Anglican Church Warns

Primate of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Most Rev’d (Dr) Nicholas Okoh has asked the Federal Government to drop its plans to create grazing reserves for herdsmen. Reading out the resolutions of the Diocese of Abuja Synod yesterday, the Primate warned that such decision would give unfair advantage to the Fulani over other ethnic… Continue reading Grazing Reserves Will Give Fulani Unfair Advantage Over Others, May Lead To War – Anglican Church Warns

Kudos To Legislators From The South For Speaking Up Against Grazing Reserves Creation

I must commend legislators from the Southern part of the country for finally making their voices heard publicly over the proposed cattle grazing bill that would effectively have seen the ethnic lands of other ethnic groups in Nigeria seized and given to another ethnic group! (Just imagine!) I also wish to thank the Middle Belt stakeholders… Continue reading Kudos To Legislators From The South For Speaking Up Against Grazing Reserves Creation

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