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Herdsman In Ekiti Sentenced To Life imprisonment For Grazing , Shooting Owner

An High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday sentenced a 32-year-old herder, Muhammadu Abubakar, to life imprisonment for attempted murder and possession of gun. Abubakar was tried and found guilty on two counts of attempted murder and unlawful possession of firearms. The charge read in part, “On April 9, 2019, at Aba Cotonou, Omu Ekiti, in the Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State, the defendant did attempt to […]

todayOctober 27, 2021 5

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Fulani Are Being Treated Unfairly In Nigeria, says Ex Governor

A former Governor of Bauchi State, Mallam Isa Yuguda, has condemned the profiling of Fulani herdsmen as criminals. In an interview with journalists shortly after his revalidation as a member of the All Progressives Congress, at the Destination Bauchi Hotel, on Monday, the former governor said Fulani herdsmen are being treated unfairly in Nigeria. He said herdsmen, who have provided the country with a minimum of one million cattle to […]

todayFebruary 23, 2021 2

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