Former minister of a aviation and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Chieftain, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode has salute the effort of the southern Governors to ban open grazing in the southern region of Nigeria
Nig24news report that Governors of the southern region of Nigeria met yesterday and concluded to ban open grazing and as well as the movement of cattle by foot.
The 15 members in attendance also called for restructuring of the country leading to the development of state police.
The governors who said the Southern Governors’ Forum had also banned the movement of cows by foot enjoined leaders to exhibit patriotism in their conduct to guarantee the unity of the country.
The PDP chieftain described the move by the southern governors as a “commendable” effort noting that South can no longer be taken for granted
Reacting to the development, Fani-Kayode took it to his Twitter account, he wrote” Southern Governors, you have made us proud! I commend & salute your courage! This is the first step on the road to freedom, equity & justice.”
“This is the beginning of a new Nigeria & a signal to the world that the South can no longer be taken for granted & has come of age. ✊💪”