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14022018 - Workers flee as herdsmen overrun LG offices in Ondo

Vanguard Newspaper 14 February 2018

14022018 - Workers flee as herdsmen overrun LG offices in

Poverty: The role of the constitution and cost of 40 governance (7) Teacher, 22 students die in Kano auto crash ANC orders Zuma to step down as president 6 45 INSIGHT REPORT ON FUEL HAWKERS While motorists and other fuel users daily suffer the inconvenience and pain of the prolonged scarcity, petrol hawkers and other illegal dealers in petroleum products continue to smile their way to the banks. After weeks of being on the trail of these hawkers, Vanguard INSIGHT is able to uncover their shady modes of operation, especially their illegal sources of supply. Read the carefully packaged report on Thursday and Friday. Uniquely Vanguard! VOL. 26: NO. 63485 WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018 Workers flee as herdsmen overrun LG offices in Ondo •Guests at 3 on-going weddings at the council registry scamper for safety •Northern Coalition rejects state police; seeks state of emergency in Benue, Kaduna, Taraba, Zamfara, •Buhari under trance, says Soyinka, backs state police 2019: APC'll remain ruling party— TINUBU; •Tells OBJ, IBB to 10 enjoy their retiree club Patience Jonathan seeks out-of-court settlement with EFCC FG has spent N1.2trn to support states —OSINBAJO 8 9 HERDSMEN SACK LG WORKERS Staff of Akure South Local Government secretariat, Ondo State being led to safety by securitymen, after they were sacked by herdsmen in Akure, yesterday. Photo: Dayo Johnson. COLUMNISTS DEAR BUNMI OHUABUNWA 31 PRINCEWILL 17 SEE 32 INSIDE By Dayo Johnson, Dapo Akinrefon, Omeiza Ajayi & Monsuru Olowoopejo AKURE —AKURE South Local Government Secretariat in Akure, the Ondo State capital, was yesterday sacked by over 30 rampaging herdsmen. This came on a day Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, said the attitude Continues on Page 5 Naira down to N360.22/$ at I&E window 41 Mr & Mrs