After signing a
peace pact with members of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders
Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Governor Ayodele Fayose on Thursday
released nine cows arrested for contravening the state’s anti-grazing
law to the group.
however, stated that he released the cows to cement the relationship
between the government , farmers and the Fulani herdsmen in the state,
warning that the 7am till 6pm grazing period stipulated in the law
stands and that anyone who contravenes it will be dealt
Allah at the meeting signed a peace pact with the government, promising
to co-exist peacefully with the farmers and residents of the state .
The cows were
seized a couple of weeks ago by the recently inaugurated Ekiti State
Grazing Enforcement Marshals for contravening the anti-grazing law.