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Today's Headlines: Fulani Herdsmen kill 30 Indigenes Of Benue State, Ize-Iyamu congratulates Obaseki

Fulani Herdsmen kill 30 Indigenes Of Benue State

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Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Sunday, attacked and killed over 30 Igbo speaking indigenes of Ado Local Government Area of Benue State.

James Oche, the Local Government Area Chairman, confirmed this in a Facebook post on Monday, sharing videos and photos of the incident.

The suspected herdsmen were said to have attacked Ndigwe, Ataloga, Odokem, Ekile, Nduobasi, Ekpufu, Obakota and other nearby villages in the LGA.

He called on the people of the area to defend themselves, adding that the era of arms folding is over.

Ize-Iyamu congratulates Obaseki

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Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the September 19, 2020 governorship election in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has congratulated the winner of the election, Governor Godwin Obaseki of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

Ize-Iyamu in a letter he addressed to Governor Obaseki, on Monday, also conceded defeat, having failed at every avenue to upturn the decision of the election petition tribunal, at the Appeal Court, and finally at the Supreme Court.

He, however, made passionate appeal to Governor Obaseki to kindly consider the case of the 14 lawmakers-elect who absconded from the House and refused to be sworn-in, following a disagreement over who should be elected Speaker

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Protest Begins in Osun

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Members of the Osun state chapter of the Civil society organizations on Monday staged a peaceful protest in Osogbo, Osun state capital to register their grievances against bad governance and the spate of insecurity in the Country.

The protesters who converged at the Freedom Park at Old- garage area in the town as early as 9.00 a.m of the day, were armed with different inscriptions that read: ” We are tired of incessant insecurity in the country,” ” Enough is Enough on bad governance,” ” People could no more sleep with their two eyes closed.”

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