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Kwara govt assures residents of safety amid influx of herdsmen,

By Marlikberry,

The government of Kwara State has assured residents of their safety and security amid the influx of herdsmen into the State.

This was contained in a statement issued on Saturday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Professor Mamman Sabbah Jibril.

He said that government has put in place measures to prevent any crisis between host communities and herders in the state.

Jibril also added that the leadership of Miyetti Allah has also committed to disallow night grazing or cattle grazing by underage persons in the State.

The statement issued by Jibril reads thus; “In the light of some unfortunate developments in some neighbouring states, we urge our people not to entertain any fear as proactive measures have been taken and are being taken to maintain peace and ensure security of lives and property of every resident.