Tag: Herdsmen

National Park Service to Hold Campaigns on Bush Burning

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2018

Alhaji Ibrahim Goni, the Conservator-General of the Service National Park Service says the service will soon embark on campaign against bush burning during the dry ... Read More

Buhari: Corrupt leaders will go to jail

admin- November 23, 2018

Buhari: meets Benue delegation, promises to deal with corrupt leaders President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja said leaders who undermine the economy by denying workers ... Read More

Abductors Release Zamfara Twin Sisters

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

Two female twins that were abducted 25 days ago by gunmen in Dauran village of Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara have been returned to ... Read More

Panic As Suspected Herdsmen Kidnap Four Reverend Fathers In Delta

admin- November 7, 2018

Some suspected herdsmen have reportedly attacked four reverend fathers, whisking them away to the unknown in Delta state.   File photo According to a report ... Read More

2019 Elections: Corps Members Will Not Work in Volatile Areas – NYSC

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2018

To ensure safety of corps members during the 2019 elections, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, said that corps members would ... Read More

Army Begins Special Operation, Seeks Residents Support Against Killers in Sokoto

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2018

The Nigerian Army has launched a joint security operation to clear bandits terrorizing Gandi and Tabanni villages in Rabbah Local Government area of Sokoto State. ... Read More

NGO Trains 40 on Conflict Monitoring, Responses in Plateau

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

A Non-Governmental Organisation, West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP), on Friday in Jos commenced training of 40 critical stakeholders on conflict monitoring, analysis and ... Read More

Troops Parade 3 Plateau Carnage Suspects

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Special Military Task Force, “Operation Save Haven’’ on Wednesday paraded three suspects in connection with the latest killings in Plateau  State that sparked national ... Read More

Plateau State Gets New Police Commissioner

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2018

Mr Bala Ciroma, has assumed office as the new Police Commissioner for the Plateau police Command. ASP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) ... Read More

Plateau imposes curfew in three LGAs

admin- June 25, 2018

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau The Plateau state government has imposed a dust-to- dawn curfew in Riyom, Barkin Ladi and Jos South local government areas ... Read More

Air Force vows to flush out militants in Lagos, recruits 7,000 personnel in 3 years

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has recruited 7,000 personnel in three years and vowed to flush out regrouping militants in Lagos and the ... Read More

Zamfara Assembly Writes to FG Over Killings

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2018

Zamfara House of Assembly has directed its secretariat to write a letter to Minister of defence, Mansur Dan’ali, over incessant killings and security challenges in ... Read More

Buratai Briefs President Buhari on Security Situation

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

President Muhammadu  Buhari on Thursday in Abuja received briefing from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen, Tukur Buratai, on the happenings in the Nigerian Army ... Read More

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

Another Killer Herdsman Captured in Benue

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2018

Troops have captured another killer herdsman in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue, the scene of recurring deadly attacks by herdsmen. The name of ... Read More

Benue Killings: Avoid Reprisal Attacks – Catholic Bishop of Makurdi Diocese

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2018

The Catholic Bishop of Makurdi Diocese, Most Rev. Wilfred Anagbe, has advised Christians in Benue to remain faithful to the tenets of their religion and ... Read More

President Buhari Condemns Killing of Benue Priests, Vows Assailants Will not go Scot-Free

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of worshippers and priests at a church in Ukpor-Mbalom community in Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue ... Read More

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Mastermind of Taraba Killings Arrested by Troops

Tanimu- April 14, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops on exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on 12 April 2018 arrested two persons, Mr Danasebe Gasama and Mr Danjuma a.k.a. American in connection ... Read More

Danjuma: Armed forces conniving with killers, urges Nigerians defend themselves

admin- March 25, 2018

Retired Lt. General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma has urged Nigerians to defend  themselves from killers across the country instead of depending on the armed forces. He ... Read More