“Labelling the attackers as Fulani is wrong. Fulani people are peaceful and live in harmony with other ethnicities. To call the killer herdsmen Fulani is a misnomer. They are just criminals and not Fulani criminals”- Vice President Atiku Abubakar, 11 March 2018, Thisday Newspaper. Is it so difficult for us to accept the ugly truth and to call a spade a spade? Must we continue to mock the memories of those that have been slaughtered by shielding those who butchered them? Have we no shame or remorse? Are these childish…
The Benue state government has held another mass burial for 26 people killed last Monday, March 5, 2018 in Okpokwu LGA by Fulani herdsmen. Speaking on Thursday at St. Bernard Primary School Ugwu-Okpoga in Okpokwu Local Government Area during the mass funeral service in honour of the 26 victims of herdsmen attacks in Omusu and Okana communities, Governor Samuel Ortom reiterated his call on security agencies to arrest the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, whom he said were the sponsors of the killings in the state…
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, says those angry with President Muhammadu Buhari are corrupt politicians who longer have looted funds to pay tithe.
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Mathew Hassan-Kukah, has expressed regret that the Muhammadu Buhari regime came into power unprepared to govern the country.
The Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has advised the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to register as a political party if it wants to test its popularity.
There is a growing perception down the south and north-central regions of Nigeria, that the federal government's silence, to incessant killing of natives and farmers in their farm lands, and the rumoured bill to introduce grazing routes to encourage further roaming of herdsmen across Nigeria, are signs of failure, sectarianism and favoritism by President Muhammadu Buhari to his Fulani tribesmen over other ethnic nationalities of Nigeria.
The Presidency has advised the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to stick to their religious duties and stay clear of politics.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for allegedly lacking the courage to deal decisively with marauding Fulani Herdsmen.
The Metropolitan Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has decried the longstanding dispute between the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, and Senator Dino Melaye. The former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria who expressed his disapproval of the feud during an interview with Daily Sun, said he will do what he can to settle the disagreement between the leaders. He noted that although none of the parties had brought the issue to him, he will reach out to Senator Melaye. According to…