The Anambra State Government has commenced the registration of Fulani
herdsmen, aimed at checking the farmers-herdsmen conflict in the state.
to newsmen on the commencement of the registration, Chairman of Anambra
State Cattle Menace Control Committee, Igwe Peter Eze-Amama said the
registration point was at Amansea in Awka North council area.
Eze-Amama said the enumeration process will help in an easy identification whenever there is a crisis, Igbere TV reports.
said, “The enumeration will assist the cattle menace control committee
to fish out the bad eggs from the Fulani herdsmen in Anambra state.”
Gidado Siddiki, South-East chairman of Miyetti Allah hailed the
initiative and also urged herdsmen to respect their host communities as
erring individuals will be punished accordingly.