Sanusi made this known in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State during a peace parley involving farmers, national leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association , heads of security agencies and other stakeholders.
He commended the Ekiti State government for ensuring the enactment of the law said the law was all encompassing as it was designed to address issues affecting both the herders and the farmers.
Sanusi, was represented at the meeting by former Kano State governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, said the law was put in place to ensure peace and stability of not only Ekiti State but the entire country.
The law to a reasonable extent, according to the traditional ruler who is a member, Board of Trustees of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, has helped in reducing to the barest minimum the herdsmen and farmers clashes in both the state and the country at large. He said:
“As a member of the Board of Trustees of the Miyetti Allah in Nigeria, the Emir has deemed it necessary to convey to you the message of peace. He expresses his condolence to the victims of tragic incidences of herdsmen across the nation.
“We have lived together for centuries, we have no cause at this time when unity is much desired, to end up in crisis. Emir Sanusi expressed his condolence to families of bereaved and those who lost precious belongings and urged everyone to respect the law of the land and allow peace to reign.
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