Category Archives: Fulani

200 Families Sacked by Fulani Herdsmen in Cross River

An estimated 200 families have been displaced at Mbiabong Ito, Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River State as a result of the alleged invasion of the community by violent marauding Fulani herdsmen. Information gathered from the area which is about 100 kilometers from Calabar indicated that Fulani herders in their scores invaded farmlands in the community, Tuesday night from

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Nigeria: 47 Years After Biafra Civil War, Nigerian Govt Agrees to Pay Victims N88 Billion

United Kingdom. –  Nigeria was ordered to pay 88 billion naira ($244 million) in damages to those affected by a 1967 civil war after failing to clear landmines and other explosives in the country’s southeast. The government of Africa’s most populous nation must pay 50 billion naira to compensate war victims and a further 38 billion naira to state authorities

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BREAKING NEWS: Famine imminent in Nigeria as Govt says Half of all food aid stolen

NIGERIA. At least half of Nigerian government food aid sent northeast for hungry people driven from their homes by Boko Haram has been “diverted” and never reached them, a government official said. Some 1.5 million people are on the brink of famine in the northeast, where the jihadist group has killed more than 20,000 people and forced 2.7 million to

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EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian President Buhari has lost control of his govt !

By allowing the State Security Service to undermine him in his quest to make Ibrahim Magu substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), President Muhammadu Buhari has lost control of his government and should consider overhauling his administration forthwith, two former Nigerian leaders have said.  In separate interviews on Wednesday, the former commanders-in-chief, who spoke on strict anonymity, said

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