By Kolade Adeyemi, Kano


Kano Governor Umar Ganduje has requested the Federal Authorities to halt the motion of herdsmen from different nations to Nigeria.

This, he stated, will curb crimes and criminalities occassioned by Fulani-herders battle throughout the nation,

He spoke throughout the commissioning of 25 housing items of RUGA settlement mission at Dansoshiya forest, in Kiru native authorities on Saturday.

He stated such measure grew to become essential to “efficiently and successfully forestall the approaching of herdsmen from different African nations, as a result of they arrive to this nation with weapons and different weapons. Which flame the conflict between herders and farmers.

“As they arrive with such weapons, they take crimes and criminalities to the nation, including that, “That motion is what brings to us all type of clashes between herders and different communities, other than the farmers.”


Dansoshiya RUGA, the Governor added ,would function nucleus of RUGA settlement mission within the state.

He stated prison actions could be curtailed with the institution of RUGA settlement, which embody cattle rustling, kidnapping and armed theft, amongst others.

“It’s completely obligatory to enhance and modernise breeding system for Fulani cattle. Because it clear {that a} gallon of milk is dearer than one gallon of petrol, it’s subsequently obligatory for us to make the most of this nice alternative,” he stated.

He promised to assemble faculties and hospitals within the settlement in order that the folks settling there might get entry to good well being supply system and be educated, promising “the second RUGA mission shall be in Falgore forest. The place now we have just lately inaugurated navy coaching floor.”

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