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Nigeria cannot sustain open grazing — Governors

Law to ban open grazing underway in Ogun – Speaker

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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Alleged Printing of N60bn: Civil Society Coalition condemns Gov Obaseki’s claim

Obaseki reverses self on grazing

By Ozioruva Aliu In what looked like a reversal of his initial position, Governor Godwin Obaseki Thursday said the state would not cede any part of its land for grazing saying the issue of grazing is an economic venture. Recall that Obaseki in a fact-finding meeting in Udo in Ovia North-East local government area last
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FG maps out 30 grazing reserves for NLTP project implementation

NFGCS initiates hydroponic livestock fodder programme

 Says programme will eliminate open grazing By Gabriel Ewepu – Keffi The Nigerian Farmers Group and Cooperative Society, NFGCS, on Thursday, initiated the Hydroponic Livestock Fodder Programme, HLFP, to eliminate open grazing and persistent herders/farmers clashes in the country. This progrmame was made known by the National Coordinator, NFGCS, Mr. Retson Tedheke, while speaking on
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Northern Govs

Osun to restrict cattle grazing to farm settlements

Mr. Adebayo Adewole, Osun Commissioner for Agriculture and Food Security, has assured farmers that the state government will restrict open grazing of cattle by herdsmen to farm settlements to prevent a farmers-herders crisis. The commissioner gave the assurance, while hosting a representative of Iwo farm settlements and other stakeholders in his office, in a statement
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Gov Ortom

Benue killings: Miyetti Allah apologises to Ortom

The Fulani Socio-cultural organisation, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore yesterday apologized to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom over herdsmen attacks and killing of innocent citizens in the state. National Secretary of the association, Engr. Saleh Alhassan, made the apology while speaking in Makurdi during a peace initiative brokered by the Chairman of Air Peace, Chief Allen
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