GOVERNOR UMAHI BANS CATTLE MOVEMENT IN EBONYI STATE

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has banned movements of cattle in the state capital, Abakaliki and its environs with immediate effect. Umahi made the disclosure on Wednesday in Abakaliki during a statewide broadcast. “I have told relevant security agencies in the state that I will no longer tolerate seeing cows within the centenary city and…

RUGA: We Need Settlement In Every States – Miyetti Allah

Miyetti Allah Kautel Hore has reacted to the recent ban on the movement of cattle or their herders in the southeast, insisting that the bushes do not belong to Igbo governors. KanyiDaily reported that the Southeast governorshad warned Fulani herdsmen against trekking through the bushes with their cows in the region. During an interview with The Sun, the…

Fulani herdsmen stab each other over cows

There was panic in Agbala in the Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State on Tuesday after a Fulani herdsman stabbed another following a quarrel. The attacker was also stabbed by other herders, who were alerted to the incident by a witness. The two herders, who were rushed to the emergency unit of the…

Biafra Group Mobilises Against Miyetti Allah and Fulani Herdsmen

Amid calls by Miyetti Allah Kautal Haure for Fulanis to remain in the South and defend themselves, the Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL, has asked the herders to leave the South or face actions. BNYL said it had organised strong militia groups across its areas of influence to repel any attacks by killer herdsmen. Chief…

Buhari tells Fulani herdsmen to Remain in Southern Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised all Nigerians to ignore the recent call by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) to Fulani herders, asking them to leave the southern part of Nigeria. President Buhari According to a statement by the President’s spokesperson, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Wednesday, Buhari said all citizens of Nigeria are free…

Delta State Commissioner Rebukes Herdsmen from entering the state university

Prof Patrick Muoboghare, the Delta state Commissioner for Higher Education raised alarm over insecurity problems as Herdsmen allegedly invaded the state-owned campus. As a result of this, Muogboghare said any cow seen on the campus will be used solely for the university advantage. The commissioner stated this when he saw these destroyed fence of the…

South East Governors tells Fulani Herdsmen not to come by foot anymore

The South-East Governors Forum has said movement of cattle into the geopolitical zone through the bush paths by foot will no longer be allowed. A statement by the Director General, South-East Governors Forum, Prof. Simon Ortuanya, said that was an agreement reached with herdsmen living in the zone, adding that movement of cows into the…