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Gunmen kill six people in kaduna

Six persons were killed and several others wounded on Thursday morning in two separate attacks by gunmen on Bakin Kogi community of Kaninkon Chiefdom in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The spokesperson of the Kaduna Police Command, Muktar Aliyu who confirmed the attacks said the gunmen had opened fire …

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Offering amnesty to Boko Haram shows terrorism not defeated –Fasehun

The founder of the Oodua People’s Congress, Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, has condemned the Federal Government for offering amnesty to terrorists. Fasehun said in a statement on Wednesday that the amnesty offer was evidence that the Federal Government’s claim that Boko Haram has been defeated was mere propaganda. “Offering amnesty to …

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Five persons killed in Boko Haram attack

At least five civilians were killed and several others wounded in an attack by suspected Boko Haram militants in southeast Niger, near the border with Nigeria, according to local sources. “The BH (Boko Haram) came to the market place early Friday evening, they shot the crowd and took food,” said …

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Fayose: Police conflicting statements on release of last Dapchi girl embarrassing, Says; Buhari’s govt is confused

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the conflicting statements from the Police on the return of the last Dapchi schoolgirl; Leah Sharibu as another clear indication that “under this President Muhammadu Buhari led government, confusion now reigns supreme.” Special Assistant to the governor on Public Communications and New …

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So what exactly do killer herdsmen want?

When 73 people were killed in Benue State in early January, the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, briefed State House correspondents, after a meeting of the security chiefs with President Muhammadu Buhari, and gave the government position on the reasons for the continuous attacks by the herdsmen. He said: “Whatever …

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Only God can stop herdsmen killings – Pastor Adeboye

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye said on Friday that is only Almighty God that can stop the killings of innocent Nigerians by Fulani herdsmen across the country. 73 persons were murdered by killer herders in two Benue local government areas on New …

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32 persons killed by Herdsmen in Kogi attack

32 people were killed by Fulani Herdsmen in communities in Dekina and Omala Local Government Areas of Kogi State on Wednesday. The killer herders arrived by boat, opened fire on the people and burnt down homes. An eyewitness said they wore military fatigue and wielded AK 47 assault rifles. Many …

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