In its effort at stemming incessant herders/farmers’ clashes in Ogun, the House of Assembly says plans are in motion to legislate on animal husbandry and related activities in the state. The Speaker, Mr Olakunle Oluomo, disclosed this during a parley with executive members of the State Coalition of Civil Societies, led by its Chairman, Mr
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…Open grazing no longer sustainable – Northern governors …To sensitise herders on modern methods of cattle rearing …Open grazing, an ill-wind that may hurt Nigeria – Ohanaeze …Obaseki faults open grazing, promises to provide grazing areas for herders By Anayo Okoli, Marie-Therese Nanlong & Ozioruva Aliu Governors of the 19 northern states of the federation
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Kayode Oyero Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, says herdsmen add to the Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product and can reduce the country’s unemployment rate. He lamented that the much attention has been paid to farmers in the country while the herders were neglected. The governor stated this on Friday at the Government House in Minna, the […] Read Full Story