Re-create livestock passage corridors to address farmers/herders clash – CSO urges FG


Search for Common Ground (SCG), a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) on Monday advised the Federal Government to recreate livestock passage corridors across the country to end the present farmers/herders clash.

Research Fellow of SCG, Dr Chris Kwaja made the call in Abuja while presenting the group’s recommendations on the uproar generated by the recent anti Open-Grazing laws in some states.

(L-r) Ag. SGF, Habiba Lawal; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; President Muhammadu Buhari; Justice Minister, Abubakar Malami; Minister for Agriculture, Ausu Ogbe and the Minister of State for Agriculture, Heineken Lokpobiri singing the National anthem during the Federal Executive Council Meeting at the State House, Abuja. Photo by Abayomi Adeshida 04/10/2017

Kwaja said the corridors which would allow cattle right of way was last mapped out about three decades ago, adding that recreating new ones…

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