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    Metro Herdsmen Kill 8-month Pregnant Tiv Woman In Ekiti - Punch Newspapers

    A report reaching The Punch said some herdsmen in the early hours of today stormed Orin Ekiti and killed a pregnant woman. The eight months pregnant woman is said to be a Tiv woman from Benue State. It was learnt that the assailants also injured several other people in the attack. READ MORE...
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    Metro Fayose Should Mind His Choice of Words – Bauchi Gov Abubakar

    Bauchi state governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has condemned the statement credited to the Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, asking Fulani herdsmen to leave Ekiti state in the wake of incessant clashes between farmers and cattle herders suspected to be Fulani. Abubakar said Fayose’s...
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    Politics We’ll Write Other Governors to Caution Fayose – Fulani Group

    The decision of Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to ban open grazing by Fulani herders in Ekiti is condemnable and unbecoming of a governor, a group has said. Jamu Nati Fulbe Association, a socio-cultural group of Fulani herders in the South-west, said herders are Nigerians who have...
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    Metro Afenifere Backs Fayose’s Ban on Cattle Rearing in Ekiti

    A Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has expressed support for what it described as a courageous move by the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose to ban cattle grazing in the state. The governor yesterday placed a ban on cattle rearing in the state when he visited Oke-Ako in Ikole...
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    Metro Fayose Has No Right to Ban Cattle Rearing in Ekiti – Fulani Herdsmen

    Former President of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association (MACBAN), Alhaji Bello Ardo, has said that the Fulani have a right to move freely and conduct their business across the nation’s landscape. Ardo said this in challenge of Ekiti state Governor Ayodele Fayose’s order...
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    Metro Kill Any Herdsman Who Defies My Order – Fayose to Ekiti Residents [THE NATION]

    Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose yesterday declared a war on herdsmen, who are unleashing terror in communities in the state. The governor urged the people to rise against the herdsmen and kill them to defend their lives, families and farmlands. The governor gave this charge when he visited...