Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has concluded plans to inaugurate the Ekiti Grazing Enforcement Marshalls (EGEM) against Fulani herdsmen flouting the grazing rules and fomenting trouble in the South-western state.
An army of able-bodied men has been gathered and trained by the People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Ayodele Peter Fayose to monitor and curtail the nefarious activities of Fulani herdsmen in the state.
The law enforcement body named ‘Ekiti Grazing Enforcement Marshalls’ is scheduled for inauguration on the 20th of October, 2016 at the government house in Ado Ekiti – 10am prompt.
The Ekiti Grazing Enforcement Marshalls will be tasked with the sole responsibility of ensuring the compliance of the herdsmen with the grazing law as well as the arrest of offenders for prosecution by the state.
Vehicles and other facilities have been provided by the Governor to empower the militia to carry out their operations efficiently and effectively.