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Any Fulani Herdsman Who Establishes Vigilante Group in Benue Will be Jailed – Governor Ortom
Any Fulani Herdsman Who Establishes Vigi...

Any Fulani Herdsman Who Establishes Vigilante Group in Benue Will be Jailed...

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has said he would use rue of law to ensure that any Fulani herder who establishes a vigilante group is jailed. Fulani rights organization, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, had in July announced plans to form security outfits across the federation to curb... read more »

Southern Kaduna People Union (SOKAPU) - Press Statement
Southern Kaduna People Union (SOKAPU) &#...

Southern Kaduna People Union (SOKAPU) – Press Statement

Released – Thursday, 6th August, 2020 Last night, 33  Atyap natives, who were among hundreds of thousands of already starving indigenes  under a 24 hours rigidly imposed curfew that was 65 days yesterday,  were killed in five Atyap  villages in Atyap Chiefdom, Zangon Kataf LGA in... read more »

Sack Service Chiefs Like You Did to APC NWC- Afenifere to President Buhari
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Sack Service Chiefs Like You Did to APC NWC- Afenifere to President Buhari

Afenifere, Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation in Nigeria has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to act swiftly in addressing the leadership issues in the security apparatus of the country like he did in his political party, the All Progressive Congress (APC). President Buhari had last week... read more »

Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?
Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?

Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?

25th June 2020   This article is one that I posted on June 18, 2019 on my Facebook page. The question is now even more urgent with the violence, slaughter and food insecurity being foisted upon the country by herdsmen. Please therefore consider this question well: Should I boycott... read more »

Zamfara Governor, Matawalle Summoned to the Villa Over Insecurity
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Zamfara Governor, Matawalle Summoned to the Villa Over Insecurity

The governor of Zamfara state, Bello Matawalle was summoned to the Presidential villa to brief the presidency on the state of security in his state. Matawalle on Tuesday had a closed-door meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari. He assured the presidency of his... read more »

Arrest Rising Insecurity in Nigeria or be Sacked- Senate President Lawan Tells Service Chiefs

Arrest Rising Insecurity in Nigeria or be Sacked- Senate President Lawan Tells Service Chi...

Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmed Lawan has tasked the heads of service chiefs to urgently arrest the rising spate of insecurity across the country or risk being dismissed. Lawan made the... read more »

Insecurity in Northern Nigeria: United States Government Calls for Prosecution of Perpetrators

Insecurity in Northern Nigeria: United States Government Calls for Prosecution of Perpetra...

The government of the United States has criticized the killing of civilians in Northern region of Nigeria and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to be firm in securing lives and property.... read more »

Banditry in Katsina: Bandits Aided by Traditional Rulers- Garba Shehu

Banditry in Katsina: Bandits Aided by Traditional Rulers- Garba Shehu

  Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu has accused traditional rulers in Katsina state, Nigeria of sponsoring bandits in the state. Shehu made the claim in a chat with Sunrise Daily, a... read more »

Position of Northern Elder's Forum, a Mere Irritant and Featherweight - Presidency

Position of Northern Elder’s Forum, a Mere Irritant and Featherweight – Presid...

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President has in a statement today referred to the position of the Norther Elders’ Forum as “a mere irritant and featherweight.” This... read more »

Northern Elders' Forum Blasts Buhari, Says He Has Failed the North

Northern Elders’ Forum Blasts Buhari, Says He Has Failed th...

The Northern Elders’ Forum led by Professor Ango Abdullahi has in a statement decried the spate of killings that have overtaken the North, leading to a daily loss of lives. In his statement,... read more »