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Nigeria: Abuja Bound Train Crushes 52 Cows in Kaduna
Nigeria: Abuja Bound Train Crushes 52 Co...

Nigeria: Abuja Bound Train Crushes 52 Cows in Kaduna

The Kaduna state commissioner of police sunday confirmed that 52 cows were crushed to death by an kaduna-Abuja bound train. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna, police Commissioner Ahmad Abdurahaman said the incidence happened in Kasarami in Kagarko local government of the state. According to... read more »

Nigeria: Presidency Describes Punch Newspapers as "Disrespectful of the President and His Office"
Nigeria: Presidency Describes Punch News...

Nigeria: Presidency Describes Punch Newspapers as “Disrespectful of t...

The Presidency has described the Punch Newspapers as “disrespectful of the President and his office”. This was in response to an editorial published by the Punch Newspapers on the 4th of September. In the editorial, the paper had accused President Buhari of being indifferent to the... read more »

Fulani Herdsmen: About 50 Killed in Fresh Attacks at Adamawa
Fulani Herdsmen: About 50 Killed in Fres...

Fulani Herdsmen: About 50 Killed in Fresh Attacks at Adamawa

About 50 persons have been reportedly killed in fresh attacks in Adamawa state. The attack which was reportedly carried out by armed fulani herdsmen took place in Gojefa, Bujum Yashi, Bujum Waya, Sabon layi and Bujum Kasuwa, all vilages in Numan Local Government Area of the state. The attack also... read more »

Nigeria: South-East Governors Reject Ranching, Stop Herdsmen Movement
Nigeria: South-East Governors Reject Ran...

Nigeria: South-East Governors Reject Ranching, Stop Herdsmen Movement

Following the threat of herdsmen attack on farms and farmers, the South-East Governors’ forum held a meeting at the Enugu government house where it made some resolutions. After the meeting, the governors expressed their fears that the violence that appears to be trailing the herdsmen may... read more »

Opinion: Many Have Issues, But Few Are Roaming the Streets - Reno Omokri
Opinion: Many Have Issues, But Few Are R...

Opinion: Many Have Issues, But Few Are Roaming the Streets – Reno Omo...

I thought I had heard all there was to hear until Monday, July 2, 2018 when the Buhari Presidency came down hard on all those opposed to the administration’s cattle colony project. Speaking on a morning show on Africa Independence Television, Femi Adesina, Mr. Buhari’s spokesman said giving... read more »

Nigeria: Yemi Osinbajo is a Very Sick Man Indeed - Fani-Kayode

Nigeria: Yemi Osinbajo is a Very Sick Man Indeed – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode has described the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo as a very sick man. This description came on the heels of the Vice Presidents statement that there will be... read more »

Nigeria: Army of Internet Trolls Recruited to Malign Me - Ezekwesili

Nigeria: Army of Internet Trolls Recruited to Malign Me – Ezekwesili

Oby Ezekwesili has taken to her Twitter page to call attention to the unsavory response to her protests. In her tweets, she noted that regardless of what part of the country the injustice... read more »

Nigeria: Miyetti Allah Thrives on Conflicts - Dr. Nura Alkali

Nigeria: Miyetti Allah Thrives on Conflicts – Dr. Nura Alkali

 Only the blind will insist on living a 17th century life in 2018. It is northern states that have land for cattle ranches Dr. Nura Alkali, the Chief Consultant Neurologist at the... read more »

Nigeria: Amnesty International Blames the Government for the Increased Killings

Nigeria: Amnesty International Blames the Government for the Increased Killings

Amnesty international has blamed the Nigerian government for the increase in the killings by herdsmen across the country. According to the body, the inaction exhibited by the government of... read more »

Nigeria: Plateau and PDP's Crocodile Tears – Presidency

Nigeria: Plateau and PDP’s Crocodile Tears – Presidency

The sad and unfortunate killings in Plateau State over the weekend have been turned to opportunity to once again play irresponsible politics, particularly by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which... read more »