Bayelsa bans open grazing, orders arrest of armed herdsmen
Bayelsa State Government has signed the Livestock Breeding, Rearing and Marketing Regulation Law 2021 into law, prohibiting open grazing of livestock in the state.
We’re tired of open grazing – Miyetti Allah
Miyetti Allah Breeders Association of Nigeria says it is tired of open grazing in Ondo State, calling on government to make provision for ranches as a way of putting an end to frequent herdsmen/ farmers’ crises.
South-East governors ban open grazing, order criminals out of forests
South-East Governors’ Forum (SEGF) has banned open grazing of cattle in the zone. The Chairman, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, stated that the forum also directed
Oyo anti-open grazing law ineffective as herdsmen ravage farms
Despite the passage of the Oyo State Open Rearing and Grazing Regulation Law 2019 by the state House of Assembly, herdsmen go on the rampage...
Two herders arraigned in Makurdi for alleged open grazing
Two herders from Mahanga Village, Awe Council of Nasarawa State, have been arraigned before a Chief Magistrate Court in Makurdi for allegedly violating the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law 2017 of Benue State.
Ortom reads riot act to herders over open grazing
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has told cattle-owners in the state to are properly ranch their animals to avoid open-grazing or be ready to face sanctions as stipulated by law.
Benue embraces National Livestock Transformation Plan – Official
Benue Government says it is not opposed to the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) recently approved by the National Economic Council (NEC).
NEC bans open grazing as herdsmen attacks persist
The National Executive Council (NEC) yesterday approved the recommendation of its sub-committee that open grazing of cattle be banned across the country.