The pilot scheme of the proposed ranching option of the National Livestock Transformation Plan, NLTP in Plateau State is to be funded by the federal government with the support of the State government, the Secretary of the ranching committee, Professor John Wade disclosed.Read More
Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Nasarawa State, yesterday, told Governor Tanko Al-Makura to site some of the ranches proposed for the state in Kwandere, his ancestral village.Read More
The Nasarawa State Chapter of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has supported the establishment of cattle ranches in the state.Read More
Addressing journalists at the end of the meeting which lasted for five hours, Governor Ortom said the Agricultural Minister has a lot of explanation to do regarding government’s decision to build cattle colonies.
He said until Benue State is sufficiently convinced about the new proposal, all cattle rearers in the state will have to ranch their cattle.
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has promised to give N1 million financial assistance to anyone that would invest in ranches and animal husbandry in any part of the state.Read More
The Federal Government has said it would soon establish ranches and grazing reserves for Fulani herdsmen in the country in order to stave off further violent altercation between the pastoralist and sedentary farmers.Read More
THE controversial bill for the establishment of a National Grazing Reserves Agency for Fulani herdsmen, yesterday, reappeared before the Senate and scaled the first reading.Read More