Tension As Herdsmen Clash In Imo Over Missing Cows

6 days ago Dammylink 0
A clash between herdsmen in Agbala, Owerri North local government area of Imo state has left many injured while others escaped death as they were said to have used dangerous weapons in a free-for-all. It was learnt that the fracas broke out on Tuesday, August 13, following a disagreement over some missing cows. The Nation Read More

RUGA Best Option To Settle Nomads Permanently – Atiku

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Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu has declared the RUGA settlement programme remains the best option for settling nomads in a permanent abode and enhance livestock production in the country. Bagudu made the statement while conducting journalists round some Fulani settlements in Jega Local Government Area on Tuesday. ‘’RUGA is just a Rural Grazing Area. “It Read More

Ruga: Anambra Launches Her Own Cattle Rearing Business Called ‘Efi Igbo’

1 month ago abdul fathai 0
Following the controversies trailing the suspended “Rural Grazing Area, RUGA. A project sponsored by the Federal Government for the Fulani herdsmen, Anambra state have launched their own cattle rearing business in big scale called “Efi Igbo”. Speaking during the official launching of the Wonder farms Umunze, a subsidiary of Eagle Foods Limited Umuchu, Chief Ugochukwu Read More

Dangote To Own 50,000 Cows, Produce 500m Litres Of Milk By 2019

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Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Group, will own 50,000 cows by 2019, and produce 500 million litres of milk per year. The group, principally owned by Africa’s richest man, plans to invest $3.8 billion in sugar and rice and $800 million in dairy production in the next three years. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) Read More

31 Cows Missing In Police Custody In Kaduna

5 months ago Dammylink 0
A Fulani family in Kaban village in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have called on the State Governor Nasir El-Rufai and the State Commissioner of Police Ahmad Abdurrahman to help recover their cows that got missing while in police custody. The family alleged that the 31 cows and two sheep got missing a Read More

Militants Kill 81 Cows, Rustle 32 in Plateau, Says Miyetti Allah

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Fulani leaders have alleged the killing of 81 cows and rustling of 32 by suspected local militia on Thursday, near the Collage of Accountancy in Kwall, Bassa local government area of Plateau State. Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) and the Jonde Jam Fulani Youth Association of Nigeria, at the weekend, described the Read More

Police Recover 61 Stranded Cows In Kaduna

6 months ago festus dada 0
The Kaduna State Police Command on Saturday said it had recovered 61 cattle at the Kwanar Ugara area of the Buruku-Kaduna Road in the Chikum Local Government Area of the state that were suspected to have been stolen. The state Commissioner of Police, Malam Ahmad Abdurrahaman, told newsmen in Kaduna that a police patrol team Read More

Benue Govt Impounds 105 Cows, 4 Sheep Over Open Grazing

8 months ago Roland 0
The Benue State Livestock Guards has impounded 105 cows and four sheep caught grazing openly near Akawe Torkula College of Advanced and Professional Studies, Makurdi. Confirming the development, the commander of the Livestock Guards, Linus Zaki, disclosed that one herder, Kunje Saija, was also arrested in the course of the operation. He explained that in Read More