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12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by dre11(m): 8:33pm On Apr 09
Twelve cattle on Thursday died while grazing at an open field belonging to the Nigeria-Korea Vocational Institute near the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja.

Witnesses said the incident which happened at about 11:00am left the cattle rearer and residents in shock.

Malam Adamu Suleiman, who sells orange near the area, said the cattle were grazing in the open field when suddenly they started falling down one after the other. He said the herder rushed to call for help but “there was nothing anyone could do as they have all died before we get there.”

He said they could only assist in evacuating the animals after the authorities were called in to ascertained what happened. According to him, as at the time of the incident, students were not around due to the closure of the Institute as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.

He said the cattle may have died as a result of poison from the grass, adding that “it’s possible that herbicide was sprayed on the grasses to prevent them from growing that morning”. Also, the Police spokesman in the state, CSP William Ayah, confirmed the incident.

He said the cattle were grazing in the open field when they started dying, adding that the Chief Security Officer of the Polytechnic drew the attention of the police to the incident.

CSP Ayah said the police have reached out to the Seriki of Zango, who took custody of the dead animals.

https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/12-cattle-die-while-grazing-in-kogi.html

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Evablizin(f): 8:40pm On Apr 09
Wow,what a loss!

The dead animals should be disposed porperly.

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Oharina(m): 8:40pm On Apr 09
Watch out how Fulani herdsmen will come for revenge, by killing every body close to that field very soon. Because they will assume the community planned for the poisoning of their brethren. So people living around there should better run for their dear lives for now. Because these men value a cow's life more than an hundred human lives, not to talk of 12 cows. Kai...!

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by dawnomike(m): 8:41pm On Apr 09
What a loss... In as much as i am not a fan of fulani Herdsmen, I still kinda feel bad about his loss sad

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by tobtap: 8:42pm On Apr 09
lolzzzz...jazz cool

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by kalufelix(m): 8:49pm On Apr 09
That's worth some millions of naira...somebody call bubu..

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by soberdrunk(m): 9:15pm On Apr 09
"12 cows" you mean..... angry angry

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by spafu(m): 9:15pm On Apr 09
CoroCow

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by visijo(m): 9:15pm On Apr 09
Are we to write RIP?

After all dis Corona wahala, u go start 2 hear wedding colours like: Quarantine Green & Isolated yellow. Pandemic purple & covid blue. Indoor white & shutdown blue. Sanitizer white & mask peach.

I trust my 9ja slay queens�

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Donvictor2015: 9:15pm On Apr 09
Kogi jazz... Good one

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by StarUp(f): 9:16pm On Apr 09
Bubu will not like this... His boy (Yahaya) will have to cook up a believable story to pacify him otherwise "Herdsmen" will come back for return match soon.

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by MrBONE2(m): 9:16pm On Apr 09
Donvictor2015:
Kogi jazz... Good one

grin

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by ipobarethieves: 9:16pm On Apr 09
cool useless and stubborn pipu.Stay &home,mbanu

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by UncleSnr(m): 9:16pm On Apr 09
First class citizens have been poisoned by enemies of the state, they'll pay dearly.

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by yrex01(m): 9:16pm On Apr 09
Cows died and it's a news in Nigeria. We've lost it

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by xreal: 9:16pm On Apr 09
I feel sorry for the loss, but herdsmen should have their own fields. Enough of grazing on other peoples fields or farms.


I still fear that town that used thunder to chase away the herdsmen on their land - in dry season, make thunder dey strike and kill only cows for dry season.

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by DirtyGold: 9:16pm On Apr 09
Covid 19 wahala grin

A high powered presidential committee will be set up to investigate the matter cool

What's tha business?

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Nobody: 9:16pm On Apr 09
Corona
Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Dpharisee: 9:16pm On Apr 09
This is the kind of news that makes our darling daddy develop high blood pressure.
Meanwhile, some of us at BBQGRILLS are on the way to pick up the carcasses for our dead meat grills

Meanwhile we advise those living in that vicinity to contact the Chadian Army for protection

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Jestin: 9:16pm On Apr 09
Who killed Buhari? The entire nation is mourning.

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by ehhmah(m): 9:17pm On Apr 09
cheesy





I don’t know why I’m laughing...

BTW! Baba’s Kinsmen are still in consultations.
Japa now ooo grin grin grin
Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by osuofia2(m): 9:17pm On Apr 09
God's judgement, waiting for press release from presidency on this. Something the dullard can do
Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Sultty(m): 9:17pm On Apr 09
What incompetence could lead to Bubu's cousin's death
Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by chrischukszy01(m): 9:17pm On Apr 09
Good news! Dem say lockdown una still dey cari cow waka up n down!
Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by BeerParIour: 9:17pm On Apr 09
People from the area may be attacked by Fulani jihadist herdsmen

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by LadyGCrueDKilaB(f): 9:17pm On Apr 09
Fulani herdsmen value cow lives over human beings

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Halopy: 9:18pm On Apr 09
This is one among many reasons why sane people are calling for prohibition of open grazing. Its barbaric, uncivil, and outdated. They should do ranching dem no go hear. I pray this does not lead to another crisis in that area because the Fulani I know will think the people in the area deliberately kill their fellow brothers, hence a revenge!

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by Breezzy(m): 9:18pm On Apr 09
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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by beautyhd: 9:18pm On Apr 09
Is this supposed to grace the front page?

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Re: 12 Cattle Die In Kogi While Grazing by banty: 9:18pm On Apr 09
Oharina:
Watch out how Fulani herdsmen will come for revenge, by killing every body close to that field very soon. Because they will assume the community planned for the poisoning of their brethren. So people living around there should better run for their dear lives for now. Because these men value a cow's life more than an hundred human lives, not to talk of 12 cows. Kai...!

HA BRETHREN[size=8pt][/size] shocked

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