Browsing: Hon. Peter Akpatason

The 17 governors, under the aegis of the Southern Governors Forum, on Tuesday after their meeting in Asaba, Delta State, issued a 12-point communiqué in which they resolved to, among other things, ban open grazing of cattle, which was identified as a source of conflicts across the country between armed herders and farmers.

The public hearing on the Bill is formally organised and widely advertised by the House Committee on Civil Society Organizations and Development Partners, under the chairmanship of Hon. Peter Akpatason, and it is slated for Wednesday and Thursday at the House of Representatives wing of the National Assembly.