Tag: Clashes

Criminality, Demography, Responsible for Escalating Farmers/Herders Clashes – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the increase in clashes between farmers and herdsmen are as a result of criminality, demography, ... Read More

Osinbajo Meets Twin Traditional Rulers of Bwatiye Kingdoms, Promises to Resolve Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday met a delegation led by the traditional rulers of Batta and Bachama communities in Adamawa State: HRM Hama Batta, ... Read More

White Paper on Zaria Clashes Between Army and Shiites

Tanimu- December 6, 2016

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: The Kaduna State Governmenttoday released the White Paper on the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into the Zaria clashes of ... Read More

800 Herdsmen Now In Custody In Nigeria – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2016

Security agencies in Nigeria have arrested about 800 suspected violent herdsmen across the country, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Prof. Osinbajo made this disclosure ... Read More

President Buhari To Security Agencies: Deal Decisively With Herdsmen/Farmers’ Clashes

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has once again reiterated his mandate to the security agencies to deal decisively with all acts of banditry and criminality perpetrated in ... Read More

National Assembly Will Not Support Creation of Grazing Reserves – Ekweremadu

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2016

The Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, says the National Assembly will not support the creation of grazing reserves anywhere in the country. Addressing newsmen ... Read More

Buhari, Governors To End Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes, Agree On Ranches To Settle Feuds

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari and the state governors have agreed to establish ranches to address incessant farmers/herdsmen clashes instead of grazing reserves. Plateau state Governor, Simon ... Read More

Incessant Clashes Between Herdsmen And Farmers, Government, Stakeholders Proffer Solutions

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2016

  Lives and property worth billions of Naira have been lost in clashes between Herdsmen and Farmers in Nigeria. The clashes have taken place in ... Read More