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19012018 - Herdsmen killings: Sultan indicts FG, security agencies

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19012018 - Herdsmen killings: Sultan indicts FG, security

Tribute Dr Alex Ekwueme, GCON: The last of the noble politicians 24&25 Nigeria sues JP Morgan for 5m over Malabu oilfield deal 9 Passage of PIGB’ll curb future fuel scarcity —Saraki MPC to retain interest rate at 14% – Emefiele 4 9 VOL. 26: NO. 63467 FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2018 Herdsmen killings: Sultan indicts FG, security agencies ** ** •Exonerates Miyetti Allah, says armed herdsmen are criminals •As CAN, Onaiyekan accuse religious leaders of insincerity •Benue indigenes storm NASS, reject cattle colony •Suspected herdsmen strike in Ekiti, kill pregnant woman •EU Parliament to Buhari: Protect your citizens from terrorism BENUE PROTEST IN ABUJA By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor; Emman Ovuakporie, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Peter Duru, Chris Ochayi & Rotimi Ojomoyela ABUJA: The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, yesterday, indicted the Federal Government and security agencies over killings of farmers by Fulani herdsmen across the country, including Benue and Taraba states. He also exonerated Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, of any culpability in the recent killings of farmers in some parts of the country by Continues on Page 5 Benue: PDP flays APC govs, ministers over conspiracy of silence 9 9 IPOB remains terrorist organisation — Court 34 Residents of Benue State in Abuja, protesting the killings of their relatives by Fulani herdsmen at the National Assembly gate in Abuja, yesterday. Photos: Gbemiga Olamikan. Lassa Fever: Ebonyi shuts down schools for 7 days 15 COLUMNISTS: OWEI LAKEMFA 36 SEE AZU 31 DONU KOGBARA 17 INSIDE Naira depreciates further to N360.70/$ in I&E as external reserves gain 5.5m 5 Mr & Mrs