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No one can stop us from grazing in the South - Fulani herdsmen




Staff, (Punch) - Herdsmen from different parts of Nigeria have stated that nobody can stop them from grazing their cattle in any part of the country, especially in the south. They described such restriction as unconstitutional.

 

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EFCC begins manhunt for Diezani Alison-Madueke's son




Eniola akinkuotu, (Punch) - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has launched a manhunt for Ugonna, son to the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.

Fulani herdsmen killings: Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka slams President Buhari




Staff, (Vanguard) - “I have not heard an order given that any cattle herders caught with sophisticated firearms be instantly disarmed, arrested, placed on trial, and his cattle confiscated. The nation is treated to an eighteen-month optimistic plan which, to make matters worse, smacks of abject appeasement and encouragement of violence on innocents.

Police abandoned us during herdsmen invasion - Enugu community




Staff, (Punch) - The people of Ukpabi Nimbo, a community in the Uzo-Uwani area of Enugu State, which was attacked by Fulani herdsmen on Monday, have blamed security agencies for failing to act on "credible" information they provided before the attack.

Youths lock down National Assembly, demand Saraki's resignation




Sunday Aborisade, (Punch) - Scores of protesting youths under the aegis of Occupy National Assembly, on Tuesday, besieged the premises of the federal parliament and demanded the immediate resignation of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki.

20 People killed as more than a hundred Fulani herdsmen invade Enugu community




Ihuoma Chiedozie, (Punch) - Sources in Uzo-Uwani LG Area disclosed that continuous gunshots were heard as the rampaging herdsmen moved to sack villagers from their homes. Apart from guns, bows and arrows and machetes, or swords, were also wielded by the herdsmen, it was learnt.

Campaign funds: Director of Finance of the Jonathan Campaign Organisation, Senator Nenadi Usman, returns N23m to FG




Staff, (Punch) - Nenadi Usman was last Thursday arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for allegedly receiving N2.5bn which emanated from the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Saraki faces fresh charges for receiving governor's salary as Senator




Ade Adesomoju, (Punch) - The Federal Government has amended the charges of false asset declaration preferred against the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja.

Forex crisis: Foreign airlines relocate ticket offices from Nigeria to Ghana




Louis Iba, (Daily Sun) - With this development intending travellers to the US and UK on these airlines now have to get their tick­ets through sales outlets in Ghana where the airlines now consider a safe haven for their businesses.