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Criticisms trail Nigeria’s planned settlement for cattle herders

PUBLISHED: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:18:05 GMT

News of Nigeria’s plans to establish rural grazing areas in states has received mixed reactions. Nigerian presidency says the Rural Grazing Area (RUGA) pilot scheme is set to begin with 12 states that indicated interest, but some state governors have criticized and opposed the initiative. Dennis Amachree, CEO of Zoomlens Security Solutions joins CNBC Africa for more.


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