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Police to enforce anti-open grazing law

The Nigeria Police Force said on Friday that its personnel would enforce all the laws in any state as they concerned the protection of lives and property. The Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood, stated this in an interview

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Why Akwa Ibom Assembly is expediting bill regulating cattle grazing

By Abel Benjamin, Uyo Members of the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly have unanimously supported the bill to regulate the unregulated activities of cattle grazing in public places within the state. The bill is also seeking to regulate and control

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No land for grazing in Benue, Ortom insists

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has said the state government would not concede any part of its land for establishment of grazing reserve for herdsmen in the state. Ortom made this known during the handing-over and inauguration of Daudu Shelter

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Senate suspends grazing, ranches bills’ passage

Senate has stepped down the second reading of three bills on cattle rearing in the country. They are ‘A Bill for An Act to Provide for the Establishment of Grazing Areas Management Agency and For Other Related Matters 2016’ sponsored

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Illegal grazing: FCT arrests nine herdsmen, 25 cows

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board, has arrested nine herdsmen and confiscated 25 cows and 51 sheep for illegal grazing in the Federal Capital Territory. It stated that the herdsmen were penalised by the mobile court which imposed fines ranging from

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