July 25, 2024
Emir Of Muri Urges Pastoralists To Embrace Modernity
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Emir Of Muri Urges Pastoralists To Embrace Modernity

Speaking during Sallah homage paid to him by the people of his domain at his palace in Jalingo on Sunday, the emir stressed that modern livestock production is not only more profitable but also increases animal and milk production while reducing tensions between farmers and herdsmen.

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He highlighted ranching as a key component of modern livestock production, suggesting it as a viable solution to mitigate conflicts between farmers and herders, while enhancing beef and milk production nationwide.

He called on herders to embrace modern livestock practices, and urged governments at all levels to support the establishment of ranches and settlement schemes for pastoral communities.