Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the open anti- grazing bill into law.
The governor’s media aide on print media, Wale Ajetunmobi, disclosed this on Monday via his Facebook page.
TheFact Nigeria recalled that the State House of Assembly had on September 9, 2021, passed the bill entitled, “A bill for a law to Prohibit Open Cattle Grazing In Lagos State, the Trespass of Cattle Land And For Other Connected Purposes”, after it scaled the second reading and went through a public hearing.
According to the Ajetunmobi on his Facebook page,”Breaking! Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, this afternoon, signs the bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in Lagos into law,”.
Following the signing of this bill into law, it is now an offense to move cattle about for grazing in the whole of Lagos state.