Fulani residents in Edo community stage protest at NHRC


A group of Fulani community residents in Edo State staged a protest in front of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in Abuja, demanding the protection of their lives and their cattle in the state.

A statement titled, ‘Letter of Demand by Fulani people Residing in Edo state’ which it circulated to newsmen at the protesting ground, stated, ‘’We call on the federal government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the government of Edo state, the Senate President and Speaker, House of Representatives, the DSS, NSCDC, the media and all well-meaning Nigerians to come to our rescue by protecting us from criminals and vigilantes in Edo state.”

The community who spoke…

Source: Nigerian Tribune