• MACBAN
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    The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has said that Fulani herdsmen were neither under attack nor are they being forced to leave any part of the South-East, particularly Ebonyi state. The Southeast Zonal Chairman of MACBAN, Alhaji Gidado Siddiki, disclosed this in a statement, on Tuesday, in Enugu, describing it as fake ...
  • South East leaders
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    South-East leaders on Saturday sent a clear message to President Muhammadu Buhari: Send joint operation by security agencies and local vigilantes into all forests in the zone to flush out criminals and killer herdsmen with AK47 rifles. “But we pledge our commitment to continuous coexistence with peaceful herdsmen who have been living peacefully with us. ...
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    Delta Governor, Senator  Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged the Federal Government to give the direction on what should be done to properly check the menace of criminally-minded herdsmen. The governor made the call on Monday in Asaba while presenting 35 pickup vans to security agencies in the state. He condemned the brazen attitude of the herdsmen ...
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    Abducted pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Chidinma Ibenegbu, has narrated how God helped her to escape from the captivity of kidnappers. According to her, God put the kidnappers to sleep and she escaped. She was the first to escape to freedom among the five kidnapped persons in Ogun State. Ibenegbu said ...
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    International persecution watchdog groups such namely Open Doors USA and International Christian Concern, have all said that the killings in Nigeria amount to genocide debunking the narrative that they are clashes between herdsmen and farmers. They urged world leaders to rally behind the people of Nigeria to stem the tide in which Christians are mainly ...
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    March 22, 2018 A House of Representatives member, Mr Nicholas Ossai (Delta-PDP), has commended Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta for his “no land for grazing colony’’ policy, saying it was a step well directed. Ossai told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the Delta Government’s position would check the rate at which herdsmen ...
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    March 12, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said that government was deeply worried about the incessant attacks on Benue’s rural communities, and vowed to end the menace “very soon”. Buhari, who met with farmers, herdsmen, government officials and other stakeholders in Makurdi, denied insinuations that he was not interested in what was happening to ...
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    Nigeria will punish all those behind an outbreak of deadly clashes between cattle herders and farmers, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday pushing back at accusations that he failed to take action against members of his own ethnic group. Many people had expected Buhari to order military deployment to the trouble zone to pacify the ...