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Today's Headlines: Another Strike Begins Today; Fulani Hersmen Hack Farmer To Death In Oyo Community

Another Strike Begins Today.

Commercial drivers plying the 100 km Gusau-Dansadau road in Zamfara state have gone on strike to protest incessant kidnappings and armed robbery, Daily Trust gathers.

The highway stayed empty of commercial vehicles for a fourth day on Thursday as drivers refused to work.

The chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers in Dansadau, Isihu Ticha told Daily Trust that the strike was to draw the attention of authorities to their plight.

Fulani Hersmen Hack Farmer To Death In Oyo Community.

56-year-old farmer, Muftau Babarinde has been hacked to death by suspected herdsmen in Orita Merin, Konko village in the Ibarapa North Local Government Area of the state.

The Tapa-born farmer was said to have been killed around 7pm on Wednesday.

Babarinde, it was gathered, had gone to his farm to give his labourers food and was returning home when the hoodlums waylaid him and hacked him to death.

Maritime Workers Shut Down Terminals In Lagos Over Anti-labour Activities.

ngry dockworkers under the aegis of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria, on Thursday, shut down the entry and exit gates of the APM Terminals, Apapa over what they regarded as anti-labour activities of the Lagos container port operator.

The placard-carrying workers shut the terminals to businesses, accusing the terminal operator of flagrant abuse and breach of Nigerian content law.

Yoruba Group Defies Akeredolu's Order, Organises Oodua Nation Rally In Ondo State.

Apro-Oodua Nation group has organised a rally in Ondo town as agitations for the actualisation of an independent country in the South-West continue to gather momentum.

On Wednesday, some secessionists held a rally in Ondo town in Ondo State, bearing flags of the proposed nation.

A Twitter post on @OdudwaRepublic page read, “Oodua Nation rally through Ondo town yesterday. 14th April 2021.”

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Dansadau Fulani Ibarapa North Isihu Ticha Oyo


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