Oyogist has learned that the governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has warned his southern counterparts not to go ahead with its anti-open grazing law.
He made this known during his visit to the All Progressives Congress (APC) headquarters on
Asked his take on the controversial law on open grazing, the governor said: ‘The northern state governors forum has already taken a position that open grazing is not a sustainable way of livestock production. And we must move towards ranching.
‘But moving towards ranching cannot be done overnight. We have to have a plan, we have to have resources and we have to implement it sensibly. It is not a matter of populist legislation or saying tomorrow this or that. It is not a solution.