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  1. Minister donated vaccines to us for free, says FCT Herdsmen GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Vanguard

    ... were distributed to the beneficiaries by the FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello. "So this is a step forward for the Fulani community. I believe the previous governments were not able to do such things. Bara added that he had instructed the herdsmen on ...

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  2. These Would Have Been The Nigerian Names Of These Foreign CelebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Ghanamma.com

    ... big. Drake obviously looks like one of those fine boy mallams that grew up abroad and came back to Nigeria. Still a Fulani boy Jay-Z has to be Igbo too. Those lips are the same ones he uses to tell the girls that he will spoil them silly. All that ...

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  3. President Buhari has clearly shown that he belongs to somebodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Vanguard

    "I belong to everybody. I belong to nobody." That was the golden statement or word on marble credited to President Muhammed Buhari, GCFR as part of his Inauguration Speech on the day of his Inauguration on Friday May 29th, 2015 at Eagle's Square, Abuja.

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  4. FEC rolls measures for food sufficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA - To successfully end the killing of farmers by allegedly Fulani herdsmen and adequately protect farmlands for massive cultivation, the federal government is contemplating engaging the services of officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC. Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh made the disclosure while fielding questions from newsmen after Wednesday meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting chaired by president Mohammadu Buhari at the presidential Villa, Abuja.

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  5. Herdsmen menace: NSCDC to guard farmers, farms-FGRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA- To successfully end the killing of farmers by allegedly Fulani herdsmen and adequately protect farmlands for massive cultivation, the federal government is contemplating engaging the services of officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC. Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh made the disclosure while fielding questions from newsmen after Wednesday meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting chaired by president Mohammadu Buhari at the presidential Villa, Abuja.

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  6. Herdsmen/farmers clashes: Solutions beyond Buhari- ZakariRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Vanguard

    ... severely criticised for what many see as his silence over the massacre of several thousands of Nigerian farmers by Fulani herdsmen in many states. However, Engr. Zakari said that those criticising the President jumped to conclusions on an issue they ...

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  7. Minister In Yola: Seeks Stakeholders Support For Cattle Ranches To Address Herdsmen/Farmers ClashesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... are going to do that. We want to say to the entire citizens of Adamawa and Nigeria as a whole. You don't have to be Fulani to keep cattles. I keep some but my cows don't roam." Adamawa State Deputy Governor - Hon. Martins Babale, who stood in for ...

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  8. Hijab: Religious attire crisis in Osun public schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Vanguard

    ... and other concerned citizens of Nigeria are sweating profusely to contain Boko Haram insurgency, the menace of Fulani herdsmen, kidnapping, ethnic wars, cultism etc. The only way out of this quagmire: Hijab, clearly is not a school uniform and ...

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  9. Nigeria: Between Negotiated and Forced UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | AllAfrica.com

    ... not to be negotiated? Is it the unity between ethnic nationalities in the vast Guinea Savannah belt of Nigeria and Fulani settlers and invaders? Or is it the unity between Christians and Moslems or the unity between North and South? Or for that ...

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  10. Nigeria: Urgent Restructuring of Nigerian PolityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | AllAfrica.com

    In a truly federal system which has been severally advocated over the years civilians are in favour of a return to our former parliamentary system of governance which is result oriented with regions and federating units with the devolution of power from the centre back to the regions or states. As part of fiscal federalism it has been graphically stated that there should be fiscal sustainability.

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  11. Urgent restructuring of Nigerian polityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Vanguard

    In a truly federal system which has been severally advocated over the years civilians are in favour of a return to our former parliamentary system of governance which is result oriented with regions and federating units with the devolution of power from the centre back to the regions or states. As part of fiscal federalism it has been graphically stated that there should be fiscal sustainability.

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  12. Fear and hatred: Nigeria, a nation on edgeNNANNA IJOMAH, New York, New York, USARead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Nigeriaworld

    ... other ethnic group". The Yoruba's fear the Igbos invading their villages, towns and taking over lagos. For the Hausa/Fulani once again it is the fear of the Igbo's and to a lesser extent a distrust of the Yoruba's whom they sometimes tolerate as ...

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  13. How change has affected BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Vanguard

    ... be. To the people of the Niger Delta who were being asked to toss away their son in favour of the more disciplined Fulani man, the picture of Buhari in Ijaw attire almost looking like Goodluck Jonathan would have made some sense. The Buhari campaign ...

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  14. Islamist violence strains a poor nation's warm welcome for refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Peninsula

    ... that are saturated." This is raising tensions. Deadly violence broke out last month in one village between nomadic Fulani herdsmen and members of the Buduma ethnic group, who left their Lake Chad island homes last year following Boko Haram attacks ...

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  15. Grazing Bill: Stage walk-out, pro-Biafra group tells SS, SE lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Vanguard

    ... respectively, the group described the bill as "obnoxious and an attempt to make a 'wholesale' of our homeland to the Fulani herdsmen whose stock in trade is to kill and occupy. "We want to emphasize that we won't hesitate to fight the enemies of our ...

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  16. Nigeria: Investing in Agriculture - Way Out of Current Economic Challenges in the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... We cannot eliminate the $2.2 billion per year we spend on animal products and derivatives if we rely exclusively on Fulani herdsmen that have to walk across the whole country looking for grass for their cattle. We cannot eliminate the $1.5 billion ...

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  17. Investing in agriculture: Way out of current economic challenges in the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Vanguard

    ... We cannot eliminate the $2.2 billion per year we spend on animal products and derivatives if we rely exclusively on Fulani herdsmen that have to walk across the whole country looking for grass for their cattle. We cannot eliminate the $1.5 billion ...

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  18. Benue Gov gets N28 b FG bailout, against grazing reserves for cattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Vanguard

    ... would therefore liaise with the federal government to encourage the setting up of cattle ranch. The governor said: "Fulani herdsmen and Benue State is one notorious issue that has refused to go away. But we are addressing the matter. But I know that ...

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  19. RANCHES: We won't force anybody to surrender land- FGRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Vanguard

    Federal Government, yesterday, said it would not force anybody or state governments to surrender grazing land for Fulani cattle rearers in any part of the country. The Minister of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chief Audu Ogbe, disclosed this at the 9th National Development Summit of Traditional Rulers in Abuja.

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  20. Mali: Trouble in the Heart of MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | AllAfrica.com

    The Algiers Accord isn't dead, but a year after the peace agreement was signed between the government and two coalitions of armed groups in northern Mali, it is badly bruised. The Coordination of Movements of Azawad takes its cue from the National Liberation Movement of Azawad , drivers of the Tuareg insurgency in January 2012 and still pursuing a quasi-separatist agenda.

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