Tag: Fulani herdsmen

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Chinedu George NnawetanmaJune 27, 2018

Will President Muhammadu Buhari Ever Get Tough On the Killer Herdsmen?

The Fulani herdsmen, ranked by the Global Terrorism Index as the fourth deadliest terrorist group in the world, has, without a ...

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tosin adesinaApril 26, 2018

Benue, Nassarawa and a fumbling Presidency

This is not the time for a national census but if we are to count in figures, over 100 Nigerians ...

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EditorMarch 1, 2018

Editor’s Note: Meet the real victims of the Benue Massacre

While families dressed in their finery and feted with each other on New Year’s day 2018, a number of communities ...

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YNaija NewsRoomJanuary 27, 2018

#YNaijaEssays: Ignored by the government and abandoned by its famous sons, chaos is brewing in Nigeria’s Middle Belt

The North’s Hidden Belt In contradiction with its famous slogan, ‘Food Basket of the Nation’, Benue’s lands have been haemorrhaging ...

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Alexander OnukwueJanuary 23, 2018

The DSS ‘Intelligence’ on Fulani herdsmen proves Fayose has the right idea

The Department of State Service (DSS) believes that a network called the Islamic State in West Africa (Iswa) is operating ...

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tosin adesinaJanuary 23, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Once again, Olu Falae is counting his losses

Septuagenarian and former Secretary to the Government of the Federation Chief Olu Falae has spent the majority of President Buhari’s ...

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Bolu AkindeleJanuary 19, 2018

[The Church Blog] Self defense is not a crime | Pastor Paul Enenche speaks on #BenueMassacre

It all started earlier this week, when Apostle Johnson Suleman, released a video where he alleged that the Benue killings are sponsored. In ...

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Bolu AkindeleJanuary 19, 2018

[The Church Blog] Lagos cleric, Moses Alu queries Apostle Suleman, Paul Eneche on their verdict over Fulani herdsmen

What a week! In a space of a couple of days, popular clerics like Bishop David Oyedepo, Pastor Paul Eneche ...

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Alexander OnukwueJanuary 12, 2018

Buhari, Benue will judge you

Seventy-three Nigerians were buried in Benue on the 11th of January 2018 – a day some in the state will ...

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EzinneDecember 6, 2017

The Thread: “This is a low level civil war” “These animals are worse than Boko Haram” | TwitterNG reacts to NAF bombings in Adamawa

While Nigerians are still screaming #EndSARS on social media, there has been a development in the Fulani herdsmen crisis that’s ...

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EditorDecember 6, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Sultan of Sokoto, Fulani herdsmen and the truth

Like a man that just awoke from a long slumber, the Sultan of Sokoto Saad Abubakar the 3rd last week ...

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EditorNovember 14, 2017

Anti-Grazing Prohibition Law: a new way to end herdsmen’s massacre

by Temitope Adigun In the words of Professor Wole Soyinka “For every crime, there must be restitution. The nomads of ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 22, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: The Federal Government is aiding and abetting terrorists now?

by Peregrino Brimah By defending Fulani terrorists listed in the Global Terrorism Index as the fourth deadliest terrorist group in ...

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AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

Why Fulani herdsmen are not terrorists – Garba Shehu

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu has said killer Fulani herdsmen are criminals but ...

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AzeezAugust 31, 2017

Fulani herdsmen invade Falae’s farm again

Some suspected Fulani herdsmen have again invaded the farm of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 21, 2017

Fulani herdsmen threaten to sue Fayose over comments on Buhari

Fulani Herdsmen, through the National Coordinator of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBA), Alhaji Garus Gololo Monday in Makurdi, threatened ...

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AzeezAugust 19, 2017

Disregard quit notice to Fulani herdsmen | Ortom tells Benue people

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has said his government was not involved in the quit notice issued to Fulani herdsmen ...

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EditorJuly 28, 2017

#SouthernKaduna: How well is el-Rufai handling the crisis?

by Tosin Adesina The recurrent crisis in the Southern Kaduna area of Kaduna reared his ugly head again on the ...

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EditorJuly 28, 2017

#SouthernKaduna: Its time to take a second look at multicultural cohabitation

by Tosin Adesina In the wake of the recurrent crisis in Southern Kaduna, there is an urgent need to zoom ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 18, 2017

37 people reportedly killed in Kaduna clash between farmers, herdsmen

About 37 people were reportedly killed in a violent clash between farmers and herdsmen in Kajuru local government, Kaduna State, ...

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ToluJuly 8, 2017

700 Boko Haram terrorists surrender; N300,000 reward for N-Power volunteer | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

447 – The number of Boko Haram insurgents killed by the Nigerian Army in the last three months. 10 soldiers ...

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AzeezJuly 6, 2017

Fulani herdsmen have killed 1,878 Benue people in 3 years – Ortom

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom on Wednesday said over 1,878 people were killed by Fulani herdsmen within three years. Ortom ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 2, 2017

25 herdsmen suspected to be robbers and kidnappers arrested in Kogi

About 25 herdsmen suspected to be robbers and kidnappers have been apprehended by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Kogi ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 22, 2017

“I offer my condolences to the victims of the violent attacks in Taraba” – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed sadness over the attacks in Taraba state, saying relief materials and more security will ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 22, 2017

Fulani elders beg Osinbajo to declare state of emergency in Taraba

Elders in Fulani-dominated communities in Sardauna local government area of Taraba state have asked Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to declare ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 22, 2017

Nnamdi Kanu prophesied and it is becoming a reality – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), said yesterday, that some of prophesies of Nnamdi Kanu, three years ago, were already ...

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AzeezJune 9, 2017

Denial of grazing rights to herdsmen unconstitutional – Yakasai

Elder statesman and political adviser in the Second Republic, Tanko Yakasai has said the “denial of grazing rights to Fulani ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 31, 2017

Opinion: All the unforgivable ways Governor Ortom has failed Benue state

by Ariyo-Dare Atoye There is a distinct lack of leadership right across all levels of the Nigerian society. There is ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 29, 2017

Nigeria on the brink of another civil war – Tunde Bakare

The General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has warned that Nigeria is on the brink ...

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