Open Grazing:Three herdsmen jailed in Benue

The Anti-Open Grazing Law in Benue State has recorded a huge success as a Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced three herders, Iliya Garba, Hassan Abdullahi, and Lanshak Lonfalk, to one year imprisonment each, for violating the law enacted in 2017. The convicts were charged with criminal conspiracy and open nomadic livestock rearing and More...

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By Kwararafa Reporters On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Farmer, herdsmen clashes: Taraba suspends grazing law

Taraba Governor, Darius Ishaku, has agreed to suspend and, in the process, receive the state’s grazing law. Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, disclosed this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Emmanuel More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Presidency seeks govs,N’Assembly’s support on state police

The Presidency on Saturday hinted that necessary constitutional amendments would be done on the issue of state police as soon as it got more support from state governors and the National Assembly. It explained More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Taraba Govt. Graduates 448, Inaugurates 600 Trainees in Skills Acquisition

The Taraba State Ministry of Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation has graduated 448 trainees which constitute the 2nd Batch of the Women and Youth Empowerment Program,while 600 trainees were inaugurated for the More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Taraba Tiv president: We’ve lost 32 persons to herdsmen

Taraba State Tiv Cultural and Social Association (TCSA) today said, only from January, it has lost no fewer than 32 persons in separate attacks by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the state. Taraba buried 55 in a mass More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Jigawa lawmakers pass Not Too Young to Run bill

The Jigawa State House of Assembly has passed nine of the 15 constitutional bills, including the Not Too Young to Run Bill transmitted to it by the National Assembly in the on-going constitution amendment process. However, More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Benue House seeks Defence minister’s exit

For exonerating Fulani Herdsmen from the New Year’s Day killing of 73 people in the state, the Benue State House of Assembly yesterday called for the resignation of Minister of Defence Mansur Dan Ali. The Assembly More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Senate to probe ex-JAMB registrars for poor remittance

The Senate at the plenary on Wednesday resolved to investigate former registrars of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board over the alleged low revenue remittance, while they were in office. The probe, it More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Monday, January 29th, 2018

Lagos Assembly passes 2 bills

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday passed two bills on Land Use Charge and Embedded Power Supply to further enhance the economy of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the House passed More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Shehu Sani reacts to ‘rejection’ by Kaduna APC chairpersons

The senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has described a rejection by party chairpersons of six local governments in his constituency as ‘antics’ by the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai. Mr. Sani More...

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