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Nigerians told to not link herdsmen with Boko Haram

13 May 2016, 19:51

Abuja - Nigerians have been asked by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, to link terrorist sect Boko Haram with the recent herdsmen attacks, Channelstv reported.

This comes after rumours suggesting that the two were working together in attacking communities.

Also read: OPC declares war against Fulani herdsmen 

The Fulani cattle rears have been described as being very peaceful, as they move around with their families to source for water and grass for their cattle, Vanguard stated.

According to Onyeam, there has not been any evidence linking between Boko Haram and the herdsmen in the recent attacks because security operatives could not find any evidence to such claims.

For more on this story visit Channelstv


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