Tuesday, March 9, 2021



JUST IN: Suspected herdsmen kill 2 priests, 14 worshipers in Benue

Fulani herdsmen Tuesday morning at Ayar-Mbalom community in Gwer East Local Government Area, LGA, of Benue State, killed two Catholic priests and 14 worshippers.

Benue killings: Sen. Gemade accuses Buhari’s govt of ethnic cleansing

Mr Gemade said: “This country is becoming a state without control. It is a state in which we have seen ethnic cleansing.

Buhari summons IGP over flouting Benue relocation order

Mr Buhari was said to have demanded a full report on the Benue killings till date which may now decide the IGP’s fate.

Buhari fumes over Benue crisis, suggests IGP ‘inefficient’

He said that government was deeply worried about the incessant attacks on Benue’s rural communities, and vowed to end the menace “very soon”.

Admit failures over incessant killings, PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the gruesome murder of 41 Nigerians by marauders in Zamfara State. The party called on President Muhammadu Buhari...

JUST IN: Benue-bound arms intercepted in Jigawa

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Jigawa has arrested a man with firearms heading to Benue state. The deputy commander of NDLEA in...

‘Politicians feeding fat on herdsmen/farmers clashes’

Former FCT Chairman, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, Mohammad Oroji, has decried how herdsmen/farmers’ clashes has now turned into politics, saying...

Bishop Oyedepo places curse on Fulani herdsmen

The Founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, David Oyedepo, on Wednesday, placed a curse on the killer Fulani herdsmen, saying they would never...

Benue killings: IGP vows to apprehend, prosecute perpetrators

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has reiterated the commitment of the Nigeria Police Force to apprehend and prosecute perpetrators of New Year killings...

Killings: Benue IDPs number swells, 80,000 registered in four camps

Benue State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, has said it has registered about 80,000 Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, across four camps located in Guma and...

Benue killings: Ortom fingers Miyetti Allah

Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom, has accused the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, a group of Fulani cattle breeders in the country, for...

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