Tag archive for ‘Herdsmen’
By admin On Tuesday, November 30th, 2021

UPU 90th Anniversary: Omo-Agege Storms Uvwiamuge, Clamour For Urhobo Unity

  LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege  has appealed to Urhobo indigenes to imbibe the culture of unity as propagated and practiced  by past Urhobo More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 4th, 2021

Ban On Open Grazing: Delta Has No Land For Herdsmen-Group

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group in Delta State, Club Anio 50, has said the State has no land to give to herdsmen for ranching and insisted that the restructuring of Nigeria was not negotiable. It said the More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021

Obiaruku Farmers Flee As Suspected Herdsmen Invade Farmlands, Seize Food Items

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Farmers in Obiaruku, Ukwani Local Government Area of Delta State have reported fled after suspected Fulani herdsmen chased them away and took over their farmlands. It was gathered More...

By admin On Monday, March 22nd, 2021

Labour Leader Recounts Sad Ordeal In Kidnappers’ Den Along Warri/Sapele Road

LAGOS MATCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A district chairman of the Maritime Workers’ Union, Nigerian Ports Authority, Warri, Delta State, Comrade Samson Pere, has narrated how he was kidnapped along with five others around More...

By admin On Saturday, March 6th, 2021

Insecurity: Delta CP Holds Stakeholders Meeting, Warns Against Abductions, Killings

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The new Commissioner of Police in Delta State, Moham¬med Ali Ari took a proactive step to ward off organised crime that may take lives of innocent Nigerians living in the state. He More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2021

Delta: Suspected Herdsmen Abduct Female Farmer In Obiaruku

LAGOS FEBRUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected herdsmen have reportedly kidnapped a female farmer Mrs. Joy Osamezu at a farmland in Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State. Though the circumstances surrounding More...

By admin On Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Stakeholders Indict Politicians, Herdsmen As Top Insecurity Actors In Delta

LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Stakeholders in Delta state have identified politicians as the most powerful actors involved in conflict, violence and insecurity in the state and herdsmen with backers in the Police More...

By admin On Monday, November 16th, 2020

Delta: Soldiers, Vigilante Rescue Four Kidnap Victims In Uvwiamuge

LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Soldiers and Vigilante members in Ughelli North local government area of Delta at the weekend rescued four persons suspected to have been kidnapped by herdsmen along Ughelli, East-West More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020

Delta: Vigilantes Nab Eight Suspected Herdsmen Kidnappers In Issele-Uku Forest

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police Command in Delta has confirmed the arrest of eight suspected kidnappers in Issele-Uku, Aniocha North Local Government Area of the state. The command’s Spokesperson, DSP More...

By admin On Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Delta: Suspected Herdsmen Abduct Four Persons In Boji Boji Owa

LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Four persons have been reportedly kidnapped by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen along the Lagos-Asaba Road in Boji Boji Owa, Ika North-East Local Government Area of Delta State. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Herdsmen Protest Seven Days Eviction Order Hausa, Fulani From Delta State Forest

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The executive order evicting Hausa/Fulani residents in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State from the forest within the council area in seven days has been described as More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Delta: Suspected Herdsmen Abduct Anglican Priest, Wife, Children In His Farm

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen on Saturday kidnapped an Anglican priest working on his farm at Issele-Mkpitime in the Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta. A resident in the community, Mr Uche Obinkwor, More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

Delta: Youths In Eku Community Chase Away Fleeing Herdsmen From Jesse

LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Youths of Eku community in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State at the weekend, demonstrated rare bravery when they chase away armed herdsmen who were making in-roads More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2020

Protesting Urhobo Women Urge Okowa To Evacuate Herdsmen From Idjerhe Community

LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Women of Idjerhe community in Delta State have urged the government to prevail on herders to leave their farmlands. The women, from the 36 villages in Idjerhe, decried the recent More...

By admin On Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Stay Clear Of Isoko Land, Isoko Development Union Warns Herdsmen

LAGOS FEBRUARY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Isoko Development Union, IDU, the apex socio-cultural organization of the Isoko nation, Delta State, has warned killer herdsmen against extending their attacks on farmers to Isoko More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Ohworode Cries Out Over Herdsmen, Hoodlums Attack In Urhobo Communities

LAGOS FEBRUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The traditional ruler of Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, HRM Richard Ogbon, Ogoni-Oghoro I of Olomu Kingdom, has raised the alarm over the More...

By admin On Monday, February 17th, 2020

Uwheru Killings: Omo-Agege Calls For Prosecution Of Indicted Soldiers, Herdsmen

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, has asked the Nigeria Police to fish out and bring to justice the suspected herdsmen that killed about 10 persons in his constituency More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Youths Apprehend Herdsmen, Attack Cows Over Abduction Of Two Siblings In Delta School

LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed hoodlums have reportedly whisked away two school children from a private school (name withheld) at Issele-Azagba, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State. The Nation More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Delta Commissioner Threatens To Impound Cows Found In Campus

LAGOS JULY 16TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta State Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof. Patrick Muoboghare has threatened that any cow found on campus would be impounded, branded and become the seed animals for More...

By admin On Friday, June 28th, 2019

Delta Monarchs Decry Rising Killing, Kidnapping, PG usurpation Of Authority

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers, DSCTR, has called for more vigilance and alertness among Deltans in the face of heighten insecurity in the country. In a five-point communiqué More...

By admin On Sunday, February 10th, 2019
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Suspect Herdsmen Kill Two, Raze Down Houses In Effurun-Otor .…Indigenes Flee

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected herdsmen on Sunday allegedly killed two persons and razed down several houses in Effurun-Otor community in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State. Details More...

By admin On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Delta: One Shot As Women, Youths Protest Alleged Invasion By 100 Herdsmen

LAGOS JANUARY 14H (NEWSRANGERS)-One person has been shot while several others sustained various degrees of injuries during a protest by youths and women from Agadama community in Ughelli North local government More...

By admin On Friday, December 21st, 2018

Former Uduaghan Commissiner Abducted Around Ughelli-Asaba Expressway

Chris Onogba LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Chris Onogba, former Commissioner for Brace Commission under Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has been Kidnapped by suspected herdsmen operating around Ughelli More...

By admin On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Delta: Herdsmen Kill Man For Attempting To Prevent Wife’s Rape In Ogor

LAGOS NOVEMBER 26TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Palace chiefs in Ogor Kingdom, Delta State, had hectic time, weekend, preventing aggrieved members of the community from taking the corpse of a 54-year-old pipeline guard, Anthony More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Principal Ughelli Govt College Raises Alarm Over Herdsmen Attack

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Principal of Government College, Ughelli, Delta State, Mr. Godspower Odenema has raised the alarm over herdsmen attack on students and staf fof the school. “The students and staff More...