Ekiti State Authorities has given farmers and herders one other two-week window to register with the state authorities or be able to be expelled.
Commissioner for Agriculture and Meals Safety, Olabode Adetoyi, who disclosed this in Ado-Ekiti on Saturday, stated the registration would start on Sunday.
In February, will probably be recalled that the state authorities had carried out a two-week registration of farmers and herders, however not all these concerned seized the chance.
Commenting on the event, Adetoyi stated the train grew to become crucial to make sure that all farmers and herders may very well be accounted for.
He added that the registration was additionally aimed toward making certain peace between the 2 teams and bringing incessant clashes between them to an finish.
In line with him, the train was consistent with the provisions of the Nationwide Livestock Transformation Programme of the Federal Authorities.
Adetoyi stated incessant clashes between farmers and herders posed risks to human and meals safety, therefore the necessity to take proactive measures to curb the menace.
Particular Adviser to Governor Kayode Fayemi on safety issues and Chairman, Herders-Farmers Peace Committee, Ebenezer Ogundana, had earlier warned that whoever didn’t register could be handled as a prison.
Director-Normal, Workplace of Transformation and Service Supply, Mobolaji Aluko, advised the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) that id playing cards could be issued to registered farmers and herders freed from cost.