• Five injured, houses, farmlands destroyed in Niger communal clash

    Five injured, houses, farmlands destroyed in Niger communal clash

    At least five persons have been severely injured in a communal clash that broke out between two communities in Katcha and Mokwa local government areas of Niger State.

    The fracas in which dangerous weapons were used by the combatants had several houses and other properties valued at millions of naira destroyed.

    It was gathered that trouble started when a woman from Mokwa community died and the relations tried to bury her remains in Katcha area but they were stopped from doing so.

    The […]

  • Fulani Herdsmen Have Invaded Our Farmlands for 5 Days – Abia Monarch Cries Out

    Fulani Herdsmen Have Invaded Our Farmlands for 5 Days – Abia Monarch Cries Out

    A local community in the South-eastern part of Nigeria is currently at the mercy of rampaging Fulani herdsmen without intervention by government.

    Traditional ruler of Abala community in Obingwa council, Eze Paul Ekwenye has bitterly cried out to the state government to intervene in the consecutive rampage by Fulani herdsmen who have occupying farmlands in the area. The embattled Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu was conveyed the message through the media.

    According to the monarch, some 10 herdsmen with 200 cows attacked farm lands. […]

  • Oil spill endangering our lives and farmlands – Abia monarch cries out

    Oil spill endangering our lives and farmlands – Abia monarch cries out

    The traditional ruler of Igiriukwu Ipu Autonomous community, Umungede, in Owaza community of Ukwa West local government area of Abia state, HRH Eze Jonathan Onwugbufor Ezere, has decried the deplorable condition of his occasioned by oil spills, saying it was posing health hazards to his people in addition to ell destroying their farmlands.

    The traditional ruler of the oil-rich Owaza community disclosed this yesterday at his Igiriukwu Palace while briefing newsmen on the pitiable conditions his people are going through in […]