Kogi State has made history by becoming the first among the 36 states of the federation to establish a cattle colony to assist Fulani herdsmen in rearing their cows. The federal government had in January resolved to set up...
AWKA—GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State  has given the cattle dealers association two weeks ultimatum to pay compensation to farmers in some communities  whose  crops were destroyed last year by herdsmen. The South East zonal chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle breeders Association, MACBAN,...
The Federal Government has set up a team to mediate with the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) with a view to ending herdsmen’s attacks on farmers in the country.Headed by Ebony State Governor...
Reacting to the recent spate of killings of innocent citizens in Benue and other states of the federation by herdsmen, the former Minister of Finance, Dr. Kalu Idika Kal, has warned that Nigeria may be headed to anarchy. According to...
Elder statesman and foremost constitutional lawyer, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using the proposed cattle colonies scheme to pursue a ‘Fulani supremacy agenda’ promoted by the late Sardauna of Sokoto, Sir Ahmadu Bello. Nwabueze, who is...
The Federal government headed by President Muhammadu Buhari is going full-speed with implementing his proposed "cattle colonies" for Fulani herdsmen, despite the loud opposition to the policy, especially in the South East of Nigeria. The most telling evidence is the N5.30 billion which...
  Wants every herdsman to be totally disarmed Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has joined his Benue State counterpart, Samuel Ortom, in rejecting the establishment of cattle colonies in their states. The governor reasoned that his state was in need of land...
There will be no cattle ranches in military barracks, particularly those in South East. So says the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB). Speaking against the backdrop of the planned establishment of cattle ranches in military barracks,...
  Ndi-Igbo must rise up to reject vehemently the so-called "grazing colonies" being proposed by the Muhammadu Buhari regime in any part of the South East region of the country.  The call was made recently by the apex Igbo socio-cultural...
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has rejected the Federal Government’s proposal of establishing colonies for cattle herders in Abia State. Ikpeazu stated that Abia state will not cede any part of her territory to Fulani herdsman as colony for...