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Adamawa inaugurates committee to tackle herders-farmers conflicts

The Adamawa State Government has initiated the board of trustees to organize the state in the execution of the National Livestock Transformation Plan.

The arrangement is a system of the government to handle clashes among herders and ranchers in states most influenced by the contentions, including Adamawa.

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He advised the individuals to fill in as a group so they could go far as the state means to go now in the program.

The advisory group involved individuals who are generally individuals who have every single held office for a considerable length of time in the rural parts.

They are Professor Anikibo Ambrose Voh, Dr. Garba Ahmed, Dr. Gideon Shelpela, Alhaji Usman Ibrahim Michika, Alhaji Suleiman Umar, and Malam Sajo Zakare.

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The Chairman of the Committee, Professor Anikibo Voh, who talked for the benefit of the individuals, said that in establishing the advisory group, the state government had demonstrated that it is an even-minded and activity driven government.

He said both Boko Haram assaults had stolen Adamawa and herders ranchers’ contentions and the emergencies had demonstrated to be beyond what the state could bear, for which reason the advisory group would buckle down intending to the herder’s ranchers’ contentions.

“The choice to enter into the government program demonstrates the dedication of the state to handle the rancher’s herders emergency. On our part, we are buckling down not exclusively to adequately speak to Adamawa State in the program however, to be in front of different states,” he said.

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The pilot states for the execution of the National Livestock Transformation Plan incorporate Adamawa, Kaduna, Plateau, Nasarawa, Benue, Oyo, and Ebonyi.

The National Livestock Transformation Plan is portrayed as an intervention technique of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development just as the National Economic Council to give an answer for the ceaseless pastoralists-ranchers clashes around the nation.