Farmer/Herders Clash: Osinbajo Chairs NEC Meeting On National Livestock

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Updated July 3, 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo chairs the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa with some governors in attendance on Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

 

Members of the National Economic Council (NEC) are currently meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and some governors.

Professor Osinbajo is chair of the meeting which also has in attendance the governors of Ebonyi, Dave Umahi, Plateau, Simon Lalong, Kebbi, Atiku Bagudu, the Deputy Governor of Adamawa state, Martins Nasir.

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Others present are Samuel Ortom of Benue, Darius Ishaku of Taraba, Godwin Obaseki of Edo, Seyi Makinde of Oyo and Bello Matawalle of Zamfara states.

The meeting follows the series of attacks engulfed in the Farmer-Herders clashes that have led to the loss of lives and the destruction of farms and cattle.