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2019 polls: SDP raises alarm over election violence, killings

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, Friday raised the alarm that the country may return to the dark days of election violence, Killings and thuggery in the 2019 general elections. It also condemned the presidency and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for allegedly refusing to expand the democratic space for the opposition political parties across […]
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Jang decries killings under Buhari

Jang decries killings under Buhari

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja A former governor of Plateau State, Jona Jang, has said that the rate at which Nigerians are being killed is worrisome. He said pregnant women and children were being killed as if there was no government in the country. Jang, a senator representing Plateau North District in the Senate, spoke with journalists […] …

2019 Presidency: I’ll put an end to killings, corruption- Jang

Immediate past governor of Plateau state, Air Commodore Jonah Jang (retd), Monday, submitted his Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms to run for the office of the President in 2019 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with a pledge to tackle corruption and put an end to the killings going on in some parts of the country, if elected.
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How I’ll end herdsmen killings if elected president —Makarfi

FORMER chairman of the defunct National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said the killings in the country allegedly by herdsmen had festered because of collusion by some individuals. […]
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Herdsmen kill three cops, two others in Taraba

Herdsmen kill three cops, two others in Taraba

Justin Tyopuusu, Jalingo The Taraba State Police Command on Friday confirmed the killing of three personnel and two vigilantes in Bujum Kusawa Village under the Lau Local Government Area of the state. In a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP David Missal, the Commissioner of Police, David Akinremi, condoled with the families of […] …

Dalung asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Plateau, Zamfara, Benue

Dalung asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Plateau, Zamfara, Benue

Solomon Dalung, minister of youth and sports development, has asked the federal government to declare state of emergency in states experiencing incessant killings. Dalung said this is necessitated by the
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Herdsmen killings: Lawyer sues FG, seeks N200bn compensation for victims’ relatives

Herdsmen killings: Lawyer sues FG, seeks N200bn compensation for victims’ relatives

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A lawyer, Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, has sued the Federal Government, demanding N200bn compensation for the at least 214 persons allegedly killed this year by armed herdsmen in Benue and Plateau states. Apart from seeking compensation, the applicant, acting in his capacity as the Convener of the Movement Against Killings in Nigeria, sought […] …

Police confirm 8 killed, 95 houses burnt in Plateau fresh attack

Police confirm 8 killed, 95 houses burnt in Plateau fresh attack

“As a result of the attack, eight persons lost their lives, three people were injured, 95 houses were
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