• Fulani herdsmen moving with guns are foreign terrorists — Sultan

    Fulani herdsmen moving with guns are foreign terrorists — Sultan

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said Fulani herdsmen moving with guns, causing violence and fighting with farmers were not Nigerians but foreign terrorists.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Abubakar said this in his Eid el-Kabir message to the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria.

    According to him, these are foreigners coming into Nigeria to cause a breach of the peace.

    He said:  “They are, therefore, terrorists and should be treated as such by the Nigerian security agencies.The Nigerian herdsmen […]

  • Police dispel rumour of herdsmen attack in Anambra

    Police dispel rumour of herdsmen attack in Anambra

    The Anambra Commissioner of Police, Mr Sam Okaula, has assured the people of the state of a peaceful Eid-El-Kabir celebration.

    Okaula made the promise in an interview in Awka on Saturday.

    He said that adequate measures had been put in place to prevent breakdown down of law and order during the festival.

    He described as baseless, speculations of a possible herdsmen attack on the state during the period.

    The commissioner of police said that there would not be any of such attack.

    ”We have held […]