Posts Tagged ‘Fulani Herdsmen’

Imo Govt. dissociates self from ultimatum to herdsmen

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 19, 2019
The Imo Government has dissociated itself from an ultimatum from a group giving herdsmen in the state 24 hours to vacate the state. In a press statement issued on Monday in Owerri, Mr Chibuike Onyeukwu, the Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Emeka Ihedioha, stated that the group, operating under the aegis of Coalition of South […]

Herdsmen offered Luxury Housing As N8 Billion RUGA Project Kicks Off In Zamfara

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 5, 2019
Governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle of Zamfara State yesterday laid the foundation for the N8.631 billion RUGA project at Rinji Sakkida forest in Maradun Local Government Area of the state. Matawalle said three pilot RUGA settlements would be constructed in each of the three senatorial zones and that each of the settlements would be stocked with […]

Southeast governors ban herdsmen from carrying AK 47 rifles

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 1, 2019
Southeast governors have banned the use of Ak 47 rifles and cutlasses by herdsmen in the zone. The governors also denied involvement in the Operation Python Dance of 2017 in which the country home of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, was raided. The Chairman of the Forum, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, announced this at […]