Troops while on patrol in the general area of Kwata Sule on March 17, 2018 encountered the herdsmen in the act, prompting their arrest
A statement in Abuja by the Media Officer to the EU delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Modestus Chukwulaka, urged the Nigerian government to bring perpetrators of violence of any kind to book
This followed the complaint on Monday by Buhari that Idris flouted his order concerning the killings by herdsmen in Benue State
The National Secretary of the association, Alhaji Baba Usman, made the condemnation on Tuesday in Abakaliki during an enlarged security meeting convened by Governor David Umahi to which the Miyetti Allah national leadership was invited.
Fayose stated this in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday
Ortom made the appeal on Tuesday at Omosu, Edumoga Community in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue, where herdsmen killed more than 30 persons on Monday evening.
This came on a day President Muhammadu Buhari began a visit to crisis rocked States of the country
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that 10 herdsmen were nabbed on Monday while destroying farmland at Tse-Tigir and Tse-Ndugh villages of the state.
The IGP gave the advice at the Northern States Stakeholders Security Summit, with the theme: ‘National Building: Security Challenges and the Need for Inclusive Approach’, held in Kaduna.
Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, the Director, Army Public Relations, in a statement issued late Monday night in Abuja, said the suspects fled into the bush when they sighted the troops.
While in the act of destroying the farmland the herdsmen sighted the aggressive troops and fled into the Bush.
The committee was led by its Chairman, Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi.
Reconciliation Committee to work out a lasting solution to conflict between them in the state.
Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi, the Chairman of the Sub-Committee made this known at a news briefing at the end of its three-day meeting with stakeholders over the lingering crisis between herdsmen and farmers in the state.
Bello made the appeal when the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, formally launched the Exercise Ayem Akpatuma – Cat Race at Guma Local Government Area of Benue.
The Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operation), Joshak Habila, disclosed this to newsmen on Tuesday at the Benue State Police Command headquarters