Man Stabs Herdsman To Death In Obanliku

In Breaking News, Business & Economy, News, Reports

By Moses Adie

The Obanliku division of the Nigeria Police force has arrested one Mr. Sabastine Ayua for allegedly stabbing a Fulani herdsman to death.

Mr. Ayua is said to have stabbed the unknown herdsman on Thursday at about 10:00 PM with the motive unknown as at press time.

Ayua who is popularly referred to as ‘Nigga Raw’ in Bebi 4 community where the incident occurred is said to be receiving treatment from injuries sustained during his fight with the dead herdsman at a hospital in neighboring Obudu local government area under police supervision.

The local Police authorities declined comments. But, the Community Relations Officer to the Governor in Obanliku, Mr. Daniel Okono told CrossRiverWatch that there is no tension at the moment and assures the matter will be closely monitored.

The suspect, Sabastine Ayua (Credit: CrossRiverWatch/Moses Adie)

This comes less than a fortnight after a clash between herdsmen and farmers in Ugaga community of Yala local government area which is less than 120 kilometers from Bebi left at least one injured and another herdsman dead.

Cross River Governor, Senator Ben Ayade told news men that the state is contemplating a controlled grazing law while the national president of the Ugaga Family Union, Barrister Tim Ugaga accused the Nigerian Army in Ogoja of fostering herdsmen.

CrossRiverWatch’s Ikwen Atuaka contributed to this report.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Supreme Court Kicks Out Stephen Odey’s Appeal, Affirms Jarigbe Agom As Senator

By CrossRiverWatch Admin Information reaching our newsroom suggests that the Supreme Court sitting in Abuja has kicked out Sen.

Read More...
81 Year old HH (Muri) Bassey Iyamba held in a wrapper by youths under the guidance of Police men after his rescue by kidnappers at his residence in Calabar South LGA. He spent less than 12 hours in the abductors den

INSIDER: Kidnappers Of 81 Year Old Calabar Monarch Were Shooting For 15 Minutes (VIDEO)

By Ushang Ewa More information is beginning to emerge on the tactic utilized by the daredevil kidnappers who abducted

Read More...
A collage of two out of the four policemen gunned down by kidnappers at Idundu.

CRIMEWatch: Kidnappers Gun Down 4 Policemen As Suspect Escapes Police Custody

By Ushang Ewa Four police officers were this morning gunned down at Idundu axis of Calabar when they went

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now