• Niger Police Ban Fulani Herdsmen from Carrying Guns

    Niger Police Ban Fulani Herdsmen from Carrying Guns

    The Niger State Police Command has waged a fresh war against Fulani herdsmen in a bid to check kidnapping and cattle rustling.

    The police have therefore outlawed the carrying of arms and ammunition by the herdsmen under any guise.

    The decision of the police to ban the carrying of arms by the herdsmen followed an increase in the number of firearms recovered from the pastoralists in the last six months.

    The state police spokesman, Bala Elikana, told journalists in Minna yesterday that in […]