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07032018 - 26 killed as herdsmen sack Benue village in fresh attack

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07032018 - 26 killed as herdsmen sack Benue village in fresh

Nigeria political cross carpeting: Danger to democracy(3) 40 ANGUISHED GUARDIAN LAMENTS DEATH AT BRT CORRIDOR: I gave Ezekiel his breakfast at 7.15a.m., picked up his 50 corpse at 9.45am VOL. 26: NO. 63500 WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 26 killed as herdsmen sack Benue village in fresh attack •Gov Ortom fights tears at the sight of slain 11-yr old girl; survivors in critical condition •Houses, food barns razed; children, women shot, macheted LAGOS MEANS BUSINESS From left: Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state, Otunba Subomi Balogun, Founder of FCMB Group; Sir Kessington Adebutu, Founder, Premier Lotto Limited; Chief Razak Okoya, Chairman, Eleganza and Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President, Dangote Group, at the Lagos Means Business, (a parley with the Governor), at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, yesterday. Photo: Joe Akintola, Photo Editor. Strange disease kills 30 in Jigawa, many hospitalised T O U R : Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (left) and Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State (right) at the commencement of a two-day media tour of rice farms and other agricultural activities across Kebbi State, Sunday. Oba of Benin summons native doctors, chiefs over traffickings, abductions 13 COLUMNISTS DEAR BUNMI OHUABUNWA 37 PRINCEWILL 17 SEE 51 6 ‘31 years after, Awo's legacies have been bastardised’ 11 INSIDE BY PETER DURU MAKURDI —It was a sad and sorrowful day for Benue State again, yesterday, as no fewer than 26 persons were confirmed killed Monday evening in a bloody attack on Omusu village, at Ojigo Ward, Edumoga in Okpokwu Local Government Area of the state by suspected herdsmen, just a day President Muhammadu Buhari through his media aide, promised to visit the state. It will be recalled that the New Year day attack on two local government areas of the state left over 73 persons Continues on Page 5 Jim Ovia endorses Ambode for second term 10 Mr & Mrs

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