Anti Grazing Bill: Fulani Herdsmen to Drag Oyo Government to Court

Fulani herdsmen in Oyo state has resolved to seek legal option should the state government go on with the proposed “Oyo State Open Rearing and Grazing Regulation Bill 2019” that is currently before the state’s Assembly. At a meeting of the herdsmen at Igangan presided over by the Sarkin Fulani of Oyo state, Alhaji Saliu…

Fulani Herdsmen Kick Against Bill to Ban Open Grazing in Oyo

Associations of Fulani Herdsmen has kicked against the bill for a law to ban open grazing in Oyo state. A leader of one of the associations, Alhaji Sale Bayari, the National Chairman of Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria (GAFDAN), who presented the position of the herdsmen on Wednesday at the public hearing of…

Ohanaeze Youths Condemn Police Invasion of Umahi’s Abuja Home Few Days After the Ebonyi Governor-led South East Governors Forum Banned Movement of Herdsmen and Cattle in the Region

The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Youth Council has condemned the invasion of the Abuja home of the chairman of the South East Governors Forum and the governor of Ebonyi state, Dave Umahi by police. The Council in a statement made available to newsmen on Tuesday said the invasion which happened…

Insecurity: Time Running out For Nigeria, Catholic Bishops Warn 

Catholic bishops have advised the federal government to stop treating the menace of killer herdsmen and other crimes with levity, noting that such disposition of the government was creating panic and fear among Nigerians. They said it was sad that the government has not even shown a clear pattern to secure the lives of the…