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45 dead as militia, bandits clash in Kaduna State, Northern Nigeria.

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  • Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been criticised for failing to curb the violence, which is becoming a key election issue ahead of presidential polls in 2019.

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Herdsmen Killings: NEC working group recommends ranching in five states

The Technical Sub-Committee set up by the National Economic Council (NEC) Working Group has recommended the adoption of ranching in some of the states affected by farmers/herdsmen clashes as a sustainable solution to the conflicts. 263 more words

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Fresh massacre in Benue, Zamfara: 61 killed, 82 houses razed - NAN

…Victims mostly women and children …Tiv leaders cry for help By Peter Duru, Makurdi

In what is becoming a weekly sordid ritual, 61 persons were, over the weekend, killed in separate dastardly incidents in Benue and Zamfara States.

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Fulani Herdsmen Kill 66 Persons in Zamfara State Nigeria

More than 66 Persons have been killed in Zamfara State Nigeria with many houses burnt down.

Also those who survived have different degrees of injury. Fulani Herdsmen have been responsible for the Killing of thousands of Nigerians and President Buhari has failed to declare the group a Terrorist Group despite calls by Nigerians. 20 more words

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Buhari pledges to beef up Zamfara security

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Gusau, Zamfara, pledged to address security challenges in Zamfara before the commencement of this year’s rainy season.

The President gave the promise  at a town hall meeting with Zamfara traditional rulers, opinion leaders and other stakeholders at the Government House, Gusau. 564 more words

Federal University Gusau Expelled 15 Students For Poor Performance

Federal University Gusau has expelled 15 students for failing to meet up with their academic performances.

The Vice Chancellor Prof. Magaji Garba revealed this at a news conference shortly after the university’s matriculation ceremony, on Wednesday in Gusau. 145 more words

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Buhari to visit Benue, Yobe, Rivers, others

Buhari to visit Benue, Yobe, Rivers, others

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has decided to visit the trouble-ridden areas in the North East of Nigeria and a rich oil state in the South: Taraba, Benue, Yobe, Zamfara and Rivers State. 24 more words

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