Ayem Akapatema

Ayem Akapatema: Why the cats can’t stop the race now

Ayem Akapatema: Why the cats can’t stop the race now

When President Muhammadu Buhari approved the conduct of the Exercise Ayem Akpatema,  an operational name  derived from  Tiv vernacular,  meaning ‘Cat Race,’  by the Nigerian Army, it was a huge relief to many families who found themselves in the web of conspiracy between Nigerian politicians and ethnic jingoists out to exploit  the sour state of  herdsmen/farmers’ relationship in the county.