Tag archive for ‘herdsmen’
By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Buhari not ready to take serious action against herdsmen — Fayose

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari is not ready to take action against killer herdsmen. Fayose spoke his mind in a condolence message to those killed in fresh attacks More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Again, herdsmen kill over 25 in Plateau, Delta

As groups allege plot by gunmen to invade Benue Suspected Fulani herdsmen have reportedly murdered about 29 people in Nkei-Dongwro near Miango in Bassa Local Government Area, Plateau State, on Monday. A dusk-to-dawn More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, May 15th, 2017

How and why herdsmen mowed down Imam, 20 others in Niger –Eyewitness

21 persons including the Imam of Etogi village in Gbara ward of Mokwa Local Government Area in Niger State were reportedly killed by suspected herdsmen on Saturday morning. Eyewitness account said that they were More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Sanusi: Herdsman, iconoclast or pretender?, by Azubuike Ishiekwene

Like the herdsman anxious to save the flock from danger, Sanusi’s comment was a wake-up call. If, however, like Frederik Willem de Klerk, he becomes the battering ram that deals the fatal blow on his privileged More...