Association to train members on modern livestock production
The Association for the Promotion of Livestock production in the African Sahel and Savannah regions says it will enlighten livestock breeders on modern livestock production.
The President of the association, Dr Buba Jalo, who led a delegation to Kebbi State, disclosed this in Birnin Kebbi on Sunday after a closed door meeting with Gov. Atiku Bagudu.
He told newsmen after the meeting that the training would end the incessant clashes between farmers and livestock producers.
He said the association would ensure that farmers and livestock breeders embraced dialogue in dispute resolution and peaceful coexistence.
“The association has its headquarters in Ouagadougou with offices in Burkina Faso, Garoua, Republic of Cameroon that over see the activities of the association in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Central African Republic.
“Other centres are located Dori, Burkina Faso; covering Burkina Faso, Niger, Benin Republic, Togo and Mali as well as the centre in Pieres, Senegal covering Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea Conakry and Mauritania,” he added.
He explained that the leadership of the association was in Brinin Kebbi to inaugurate the state branch of the association.