Sunday, June 20, 2021

Agriculture

June 19, 2021

41 million people may die of hunger, World Food Programme warns

“The price of doing nothing in the face of these growing hunger needs will inevitably be measured in terms of lost lives.”

June 18, 2021

Army recovers 154 rustled cows, arrests 44 in Zamfara

The government said it has announced via the radio for herders to come forward with evidence to reclaim their stolen cattle.

Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle and Maj.-Gen. Farouk Yahaya
June 16, 2021

El-Rufai partnering Miyetti Allah for Damau ranch, signs MOU with dairy company

“With the development of the ranch, other nomads will realise that there are other means of raising livestock without having to encroach into people’s farms and causing problems.”

Nasir el-rufai
June 16, 2021

Farmer in court, remanded for shooting herder

The police said the defendant confessed to the crime but the farmer pleaded not guilty in court.

Court room
June 16, 2021

Herdsmen Grazing Routes: Malami misleading Buhari, says Falana

Human rights lawyer Femi Falana says justice minister Abubakar Malami is misleading President Muhammadu Buhari regarding gazetted grazing routes for herdsmen.

Buhari in his farm
June 15, 2021

Chadian herdsmen in reprisal kill 14 farmers in Central African Republic

A Central Africa official declared: “we can’t keep allowing foreigners to come and kill Central Africans on their land.”

Armed herdsmen
June 15, 2021

PDP senator supports grazing routes, to build ranches for herdsmen

PDP senator Sahabi Ya’u (Zamfara North) has supported grazing routes, promising to build ranches for herdsmen.

Herder on a farmland (Credit: Nigerian Guardian)
June 15, 2021

Herdsmen: Igbos back Gov. Okowa’s anti-open grazing law

Igbos in Delta have backed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s anti-open grazing law in the state.

June 11, 2021

After 8 years as president, I’ll go back to my cows: Buhari

After eight years in office, President Muhammadu Buhari says he will go back to his cows and keep himself busy tendering to them.

Muhammadu Buhari
June 10, 2021

I’m one of Fulani herdsmen, Gov. Ortom is right: Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted Governor Samuel Ortom is right about him being Fulani herdsmen’s kinsman.

Buhari, herdsmen and Ortom