Abike Dabiri Calls For Calm And Vigilance After India Attacks

Following multiple distress calls by Nigerian students  in India on concerns on their safety as a result of renewed attacks on them, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has urged Nigerians in India to remain calm and be watchful of their surroundings. Dabiri-Erewa said in a statement…

#Xenophobic Attack: Report of Fresh Attacks On Nigerians In South Africa

Clement Aduku, Abuja: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has received reports of alleged renewed attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. Such reports coming on the heels of the recently concluded and highly successful dual-layered engagement with top officials and parliamentarians in South Africa, including members of the Civil Society, give cause for concern. Contrary to…

800 Herdsmen Now In Custody In Nigeria – Osinbajo

Security agencies in Nigeria have arrested about 800 suspected violent herdsmen across the country, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Prof. Osinbajo made this disclosure in Houston, Texas in the US on Friday at a Townhall event where he interacted with US-based Nigerians who asked questions live at the event and also via the Internet,…

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders In Dialogue

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders in Dialogue Access to land either for grazing or farming, plus conflicting land use laws have been identified as the major problems leading to clashes between farmers and herders. This was pointed out at a dialogue between farmers and herdsmen, organized by the Institute for Peace and Conflict resolution. The growing…

Pastures of blood

Oyo, Ogun farmers lament deadly encounters with herdsmen  Pains of wasted efforts, damp squib of raped women and chilling cries of men cut down in their primes are events that have left farmers in some Ogun and Oyo communities sad and forlorn. HANNAH OJO, who visited some of the affected communities ravaged by herdsmen invasion,…

Abduction of IPOB Activists and Their Imminent Death in DSS Custody | STATEMENT

By Intersociety Following a high number of incidences of suspected death of Nigerian citizens in the custodies of the security agencies and recent violent attacks launched by security forces in some high profile prisons across the country, the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is deeply concerned that…