Tag: Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria

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…]

South-West Governors ban all forms of open grazing in the region

Governors of the South-West on Monday banned all forms of open grazing in the region. The decision was taken today when the governors met with the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria as well as security chiefs. Some of the governors in attendance include Rotimi Akeredolu[Read More…]

Miyetti Allah Cattle breeders association say kidnapping is a National problem

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has said that banditry and kidnapping are national problems, adding that the security agencies must be allowed to deal with them, and not people taking laws into their own hands. The Miyetti Allah National Secretary, Baba Usman, stated this in an interview[Read More…]

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders insists herdsmen are peaceful

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, which is the apex association of herdsmen in the country, has hailed the Presidency for wading into the controversy generated by the directive of the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, asking herdsmen to leave the state government’s forest reserves. The Secretary-General, MACBAN,[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…]

Fulani Herdsmen Deny Involvement In Nationwide Killings

  A group, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has denied claims in some quarters that its members were involved in ethno-religious killings in some states across the country. The group’s National Secretary, Baba Othman Ngelzarma said,  in a statement yesterday, urged security agencies to investigate those linking his[Read More…]