To resolve the problem of accommodation that may arise from the movement of herders back to the north following the ban on open grazing in southern states, the Governor of Gombe state, Inuwa Yahaya, has met with President Muhammadu Buhari to press him to fast-track the implementation of the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP).
Briefing correspondents after the meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja, he harped on the need to develop the Wawa-Zange grazing reserve in the state to ensure accommodation for the large number of herders that are likely to move back to the north.
He said: “We discussed the issue of Wawa-Zange grazing reserve. I think it is the largest grazing reserve…
Source: Nigerian Tribune