An invasion of locusts is seen all over the world as a plague and therefore a natural disaster. When locusts invade a farm, they eat up green vegetation until the farm becomes desolate before they leave. Two attributes of locusts include their capacity for voracious eating or gluttony and the ability to swarm to another location of green pastures after devastating a farm land.
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The APC as a political party is quite distinct from other political parties that existed and ruled in Nigeria. Unlike others, the party is made up of. ACN and CPC as the major constituents, and were drawn from two ethnic groups with diametrically opposed political philosophies.
This piece is being repeated due to the recent plans by the federal government to establish grazing colonies in different states of the country.
That Islam is spreading at an alarming rate in Nigeria is not in doubt, but a majority of us are ignorant of the factors which act as catalysts in this spread.
Apart from the multi-billion dollars annual budgets provided by the Arab world in sponsorship Islarnization, herdsmen and the federal government perform very critical roles in the spread. Today, we shall take a peep into history to enable us to appreciate the roles which herdsmen play in the Islamization project.