The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has guaranteed that common crisis being experienced between steers herders and indigenous farmers in Nigeria was being handled by the government.
Obiano who talked during the festival of an Eucharistic mass to check the start of the festival of the 59th autonomy commemoration of Nigeria at St Patrick Catholic Cathedral, Awka, Anambra State said government was working and that it would be a relic of times gone by soon.
He called for petitions from the congregation, and participation from Nigerians in the territory of satisfying their commitments.
“I ask all of you to appeal to God for the pioneers of this nation to succeed, just as have your own influence in causing the nation to prevail through brief installment of duties, for the improvement of the state and nation.
“We supplicated that soon, the issue of herders assaults in Nigeria, would be a relic of days gone by.
“I console you of the dedication of my organization to security of lives and property in the state. Anambra State under my supervision would by the finesse of God, keep on being the most secure state in Nigeria.”
Prior, while conveying the lesson, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor charged Christians to endeavor to improve the general public. He approached them to challenge the world’s inner voice, its worth framework and worldview.
He called attention to that administration ought to be for the benefit of everyone of the individuals, while charging government authorities at all levels to satisfy the requests and desires for the workplace they involve.
The Bishop called all, particularly the government officials to make preparations for what he portrayed as taking from poor people, and thusly, utilizing the returns of burglary to control poor people.
He denounced the pace of weakness in the nation, and excoriated the Federal Government for not making intense move to check the danger of Fulani Herdsmen assaults.
“It shows up the Federal Government esteem insignificant bovines more than people, and all things considered had bombed in tending to the numerous assaults and killings of blameless people by the speculated Fulani Herdsmen,” Ezeokafor pondered.