The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has signed an Anti- Grazing bill into law. He warned that any herdsmen caught with arms or dangerous weapons in the state would be charged with terrorism and be made to face the law.
The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole while reading the Act to the Assembly of all traditional rulers, chiefs and legislators said it prohibits the activities of herdsmen in the state.
He said the State Government is already working with local
government officials for the allocation of portions of land for grazing to all
local government authorities in the state.
The Speaker also highlights the Anti-Grazing Law, revealing that “grazing activities must be from 7:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.daily.