The Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC has pledged to enforce the Open grazing ban recently announced by Southern Governors if granted the permission to do so.
OPC Publicity Secretary, Yinka Oguntimehin made this known during a recent interview with Sun. He disclosed that the ban was a ‘welcome development’ adding that the Governors were only after peace.
“It’s is a very welcome development, and we believe in it go a long way in checking issues of insecurity. Whenever it comes to issue of security, OPC is always in forefront, our intervention on issues of security is an open secret.”
“People should not misinterpret the good intention of the governors; they are not against anybody but the criminal elements who disturbing the Peace of Nigerians.”
“For peace to reign will collaborate the government as we have been doing before and again, if we get the government backing we will use all have including juju to tackle insecurity”, he said.
The group’s comment is coming shortly after Miyetti Allah, an umbrella group for Fulani Herders, criticized the ban, adding that Southern Governors were ‘Confused’.