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Farmers-herdsmen conflict in Middle Belt (video)

By Bukola Ademola-Adelehin A discussion about a conflict issue that I am passionate about- farmer-herder's conflict in middlebelt Nigeria. Please listen to my testimony and of three other experts at Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the United States House of Representatives, Washington D.C. September 27, 2017 Ademola-Adelehin is the Cconflict Analyst-Nigeria,

Army Recovers 510 Stolen Cows, Sheep From Bandits  in Zamfara

By Babatunde Opalana Troops of 1 Brigade, 1 Division Nigerian Army, deployed at Anka Local Government Area (LGA) of Zamfara state on Operation SHARAN DAJI on Tuesday, recovered  livestock rustled  by  suspected armed bandits  along Kuran Mota cattle route in Anka LGA. Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman said the troops

Cattle breeders launches digital technology to combat cattle rustling

By Josephine Ella-Ejeh Concerned by the recurring incidents of cattle rustling, prevalent across the country, Zycom Surveillance Nigeria Limited, Datamars of Switzerland in partnership with the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), on Thursday, launched the Radio Frequency Identification Device (RFID), capable of eradicating the menace cattle rustling and related incidents. At the

The untold side of Mambilla killings-Sources

•Mambillas involved in the mayhem were Muslims •Says killings carried out by both Fulani and indigenous people  ...Ibrahim Uba A concerned source has given another account to the killings that took place in Mambilla Plateau, Taraba State, North East of Nigeria of which Fulani pastoralists and their lives stock were reportedly killed. The source

Herdsmen ambush, kill Chief Park Ranger in Taraba State

A group of suspected herdsmen have butchered the Chief Park Ranger of Gashaka-Gumti National park, Haman Njidda, in an ambush. Also read: Taraba killings: Fulani group calls for state of emergency, deployment of troops Gashaka National park is located in Taraba State with 625,000 acres of land, sharing border with Adamawa and

Herdsmen attacks: Ortom briefs Osinbajo, Monguno on Benue security situation

•Says contracts on hold till salaries backlog cleared  ...Jude Johnson  ‎The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has briefed the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on the security situation in his state particularly the challenges caused by persistent herdsmen attacks on villages and farmers in the state.‎ The National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, was also