BREAKING!! Many Killed As Fulani Herdsmen Attack Another Community In Benue

No fewer than five persons were late Saturday night killed and over 20 others injured when suspected herdsmen attacked Tse Agagbe, in Sengev Council Ward of Gwer West LGA of Benue State. DAILY POST gathered that the attackers stormed the village at about 9pm on Saturday and opened fire at residents of the area. Over 15 houses were reportedly set on fire during the attack. A resident of the area, who gave his name as Terungwa, called on security agencies to come to their aide. “Security agencies should take note…

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Presidency Advises Fulani Herdsmen On What To Do To Stop Crisis

The Presidency on Wednesday advised Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria to embrace modern techniques of cattle rearing. Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, gave the advice while addressing newsmen at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos. Ojudu said the adoption of modern techniques for rearing of cattle would put an end to the persistent clashes between herdsmen and farmers across the country. He appealed to both parties to embrace peace and find a lasting solution to the crisis. According to Ojudu, “I think we…

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Fulani herdsmen deny kidnapping Chief Olu Falae

The Association of Fulani Chiefs and the Chariman of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, Ondo State chapter, Bello Garba, said during a press conference in Lagos that Chief Olu Falae, was not kidnapped by members of Fulani herdsmen. MACBAN, says the call by the Afenifere, to expel Fulani herdsmen from the South-West was unnecessary.Garba said that even though Fulani herdsmen are known for encroaching on people’s farms, no Fulani herdsman would abandon his cattle and go about abducting anybody. He said: “We’ve been relating with security agencies…

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Fulani Herdsmen Kill Nine In Fresh Attack In Taraba

Nine people were on Tuesday killed at Ibi in Ibi Local Government Area of Taraba State in a reprisal attack carried out by Fulani herdsmen to avenge the killing of their kinsman by Tiv farmers. Besides, several people including women and children sustained varying degrees of injuries in the attack, which occurred in the early hours of the day while properties worth millions of naira including houses were destroyed. Confirming the incident, the state Police Public Relations Officer ( PPRO), Mr. Joseph Kwaji, told THISDAY that nine bodies had been…

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Cousins ambushed & killed by Fulani herdsmen in Plateau | Graphics Photos

Cousins Ibrahim Nyam and Jimmy Pam were ambushed and killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen as  they were heading to Jos from Barkin Ladi last week. According to family sources, the Fulani herdsmen attacked the men and left them in the pool of their blood. Both men were married and had children. The rate of attacks in that area has been on the rise. Something needs to be done fast. May their souls rest in peace. Graphic pic after the cut

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