Home | News | General | Until Fulanis are safe no food for southwest - Miyetti Allah declares
Woman breaks UK university's record as she graduates with 1st class in law, social media reacts
Young man draws Davido with pen, ask people to shares until musician sees it, photo causes stir

Until Fulanis are safe no food for southwest - Miyetti Allah declares





- Miyetti Allah in Kwara state has taken the situation against Fulanis into their own hands

- The cattle breeders association vowed to continue blocking the transportation of food items to the southwest region

- The coordinator of the association, Aliyu Mohammed, made the announcement on Sunday, February 28

PAY ATTENTION: Join Legit.ng Telegram channel! Never miss important updates!

Miyetti Allah Association of Cattle Breeders, Kwara state chapter has said that the blockage of cattle and foodstuffs to the southwest will continue until the safety of Fulani is guaranteed in the region.

Aliyu Mohammed, the coordinator of the association made the disclosure on Sunday, February 28, after a crucial meeting in Ilorin, the state capital.

According to P.M. News, Mohammed said the move is a warning shot to ensure Fulanis operate their businesses peacefully and to end the harassment of the ethnic group in the south.

Nigerian governor offers solution to insecurity, explains what each state must do
Until Fulanis are safe no food for southwest, Miyetti Allah declares

Miyetti Allah vows to continue blocking food items to the southwest region. Photo credit: The Nation
Source: UGC

The coordinator speaking to newsmen explained that the blockage of food to the region was through Kwara state.

Mohammed lamented that Fulani herdsmen get blamed for everything happening, adding that the clan isn't the only one committing crimes in the country.

Cattle dealers issue FG 7-day ultimatum

Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that as Nigerians battle the current economic challenges, cattle dealers threatened to withdraw their services nationwide.

The Amalgamated Union of Food and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AFUCDN) expressed displeasure that its members are allegedly being killed in various parts of the country.

The leadership of the union on Sunday, February 21, said they are giving the government till February 24, to address their issues or they would commence industrial action.

PAY ATTENTION: Install our latest app for Android, read best news on Nigeria’s #1 news app

The union said it had written to the federal government, state governments, first-class emirs, amongst others about their tragedy but did not get any response.

Nigeria has treated Fulani people unfairly - Former northern governor declares

----

Oluwatobi Bolashodun is a Legit.ng journalist with six years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from Babcock University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication. Oluwatobi is a Current Affairs Editor, mostly writing on political, educational, and business topics. She uses her team spirit to encourage others to work hard.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE FROM: General Visit website


view more articles

About Article Author

Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka
Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka

Chuka is an experienced certified web developer with an extensive background in computer science and 18+ years in web design &development. His previous experience ranges from redesigning existing website to solving complex technical problems with object-oriented programming. Very experienced with Microsoft SQL Server, PHP and advanced JavaScript. He loves to travel and watch movies.

View More Articles

100 Most Popular News

1 2 Displaying 1 - 100 of 182