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Four dead in fresh Jukun/Tiv clashes in Taraba

Jude Johnson with Agency report At least four persons were feared dead with several houses burnt in a fresh communal clash between Jukun and Tiv ethnic groups in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba on Monday. But the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) could not immediately confirm the number from the Police

Buhari Kicks off Visits to Troubled States

Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers on his schedule PDP: It’s a political gambit, afterthought President urges traditional rulers to end violence, fails to see victims, IDPs Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja, Wole Ayodele in Jalingo and Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti Months after violence claimed hundreds of lives and property worth millions of

Buhari in Jalingo, request the assistance of local chiefs’

President Muhammadu Buhari in Jalongo, Taraba State, on monday said the Federal Government will continue to strengthen relations with traditional institutions in the country in order to find lasting solutions to the herdsmen and farmers crises. President Buhari, accompanied by Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, had an interactive forum with

Killings: Taraba Elders sight military chopper with weapons

•Say herdsmen want to strike again  •Sends SOS to  Nigerian govt.   Jude Johnson  The Taraba state Concerned Elders Forum (CEF), on Tuesday said they have uncovered fresh plans by Fulani herdsmen to strike in some communities in Takum Local Government Area of the state.  The organisation said the have perfected the plan to exterminate their people. The

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