Several missing, houses destroyed as suspected herdsmen attack villages in Benue State

No fewer than 200 persons have been rendered homeless and several persons still missing after suspected herdsmen attacked Tse Sumaka and Tse Atorough Vishigh in Mbadwem Council Ward of Guma, Benue State. The incident happened on Sunday night. An eyewitness said that the herdsmen, armed to their teeth, invaded the villages and began to shoot… Read More Several missing, houses destroyed as suspected herdsmen attack villages in Benue State

Pandemonium in Delta State as suspected herdsmen attack farmer, wife

There is serious pandemonium in Abraka Community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State over alleged killing of a 56-year-old farmer, Mr. Happy Akpomiemie by suspected Fulani herdsmen. The killer herdsmen also shot and seriously injured the 36-year-old wife of the farmer, Mrs. Patience Akpomiemie in the farm. Their sixteen year old son, Elvis… Read More Pandemonium in Delta State as suspected herdsmen attack farmer, wife

Suspected herdsmen hack police officer to death in Plateau State 

A retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Daniel Malu, was on Thursday killed by some hoodlums in Jos, Plateau State. It was gathered that Malu was hacked to death by suspected Fulani herdsmen during an operation on the Saki-Ogbooro Road in the Oke-Ogun area of the state. Malu, whose last office was ‘A’ Division in Jos,… Read More Suspected herdsmen hack police officer to death in Plateau State 

Fulani herdsmen kill two Civil Defence officers in Benue State

Suspected members of Fulani herdsmen have killed two staff of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). The officers identified as Adams Godwin and Abah Patrick, were killed in Awange near Kasseyo Town in Guma LGA of the state Monday evening. Guma is the hometown of the current governor of the state, Samuel Ortom.… Read More Fulani herdsmen kill two Civil Defence officers in Benue State

Police arrest four suspects in connection with murder of SARS commander

​Four suspects have been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command Wednesday in connection with Tuesday’s killing of Officer-in-Charge (OC), Special Anti-Robbery, Saki Unit. The OC was reported to have been killed by some suspected Fulani herdsmen on Tuesday. The SARS boss, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, was said to have been macheted to death… Read More Police arrest four suspects in connection with murder of SARS commander

Benue State government impose curfew following herdsmen attacks

The Benue State Government has imposed a curfew on Makurdi, the State capital following security challenges in the State. Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, disclosed this on Saturday. He made this known after a State Securiy Council meeting held at the Benue Peoples’ House, Makurdi. The curfew is expected to last from 6pm to 6am.… Read More Benue State government impose curfew following herdsmen attacks

IGP Ibrahim Idris arrives Benue State to tackle herdsmen crisis

​The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has arrived Benue State, following an order from President Muhammadu Buhari. Idris arrived Makurdi, the State capital on Wednesday and was received by the Acting Inspector General of Police incharge of Zone 4, at the State Police Headquaters. A tweet on the official social media handle of the… Read More IGP Ibrahim Idris arrives Benue State to tackle herdsmen crisis