Tag: MACBAN

How kidnappers killed our chairman despite ransom payment — Miyetti Allah

Miyetti Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has announced the death of Alhaji Abubakar Abdullahi, also known as Danbardi, the association’s Chairman in Lere Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The association announced this in a statement by its National Secretary, Othman Ngelzarma, and made available to newsmen on Saturday,[Read More…]

After Asaba And Lagos Accords, What Next?

by Jude Obuseh On May 11, 2021, Governors of Nigeria’s 17 southern states, under the aegis of the Southern Governors’ Forum, SGF, met in Asaba, the Delta State capital, to discuss pertinent issues of mutual concern such as security, open cattle grazing, resource control and the restructuring of Nigeria’s incongruous[Read More…]

Breaking: Miyetti Allah backs the position of Southern Governors on the ban of open grazing

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has backed the position of Southern Governors on the ban of open grazing. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna On Thursday, the National Patron of MACBAN, Senator Walid Jibrin, said this is capable of addressing the farmers-herders crisis. He said that[Read More…]

Miyetti Allah seeks inclusion of its members in operation Amotekun

The Myetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Oyo state is seeking inclusion of its members in operation Amotekun, a security outfit. Speaking at a public hearing on the Oyo state security network agency bill 2020, also known as Amotekun bill, on Monday, Yaqub Bello, a former chairman of[Read More…]

Miyetti Allah Resist Benue Anti-grazing Law, Asks Buhari To Warn Ortom

The leaders of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) say they have not changed their position on the anti-grazing law passed by the Benue state government. The law, which was passed in May 2017 and it took effect in November same year, has generated a lot of controversy,[Read More…]