Nigeria Loses U.S.$14 Billion to Herdsmen, Farmers Clashes
Former head of state Abdulsalami Abubakar has decried the economic effect of herdsmen and farmers clashes, saying the country has lost U.S.$13.7 billion within one year. According to Abubakar, statistics has shown that 2,500 people were killed and 62,000 were displaced in Kaduna, Benue and Plateau states in 2016.
Leadership, 31 October 2017
Former head of state, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar has decried the economic effect of herdsmen and farmers clashes, saying Nigeria has lost $13.7 billion within one year. Read more »
Armed herdsmen (file photo).
Daily Trust, 31 October 2017
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has asked the military to direct its operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile to those areas in Nigeria where Fulani herders have been… Read more »
This Day, 31 October 2017
Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) on Tuesday said Nigeria loses $13.7billion annually to the farmers/herders clashes in the country. Read more »
Premium Times, 30 October 2017
At least six people were reportedly killed in separate clashes between farmers and herdsmen in Yola South Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Read more »
Vanguard, 31 October 2017
The Emir of Agaie in Niger, Alhaji Yusuf Nuhu, has appealed to herdsmen and farmers in the emirate to continue to live in peace for meaningful development of the emirate. Read more »